An intern is not someone you simply elect to work for you and not pay. If the person is working for you, they are an employee and the Labor Code will apply. However, there is an exception to the Labor Code that allows true interns or externs to come into your place of business and perform tasks without pay, so both can reap benefits. Otherwise, your intention to bring on free labor because you cannot afford to pay someone will expose you to audit by the Labor Commissioner’s office or EDD, and/or liability to any intern who worked for you for up to four years after they leave your employ.   Learn more on this episode of the Bottled Business Sense Show.

Bottled Business Sense Show

Bill Bernard – WFBLegalConsulting.com
bill@wfblegalconsulting.com
949.698.6222 LAWYER for BUSINESS

Rick Moscoso – Captivate365.com
rick@captivate365.com
949.667.1182

The Bottled Business Sense Show provides practical business perspectives that uniquely emphasize both legal and media marketing strategies that protect and insure the longevity of your business.

 

 

There’s a gambling saying that goes something like, “If you want to be a winner, you have to walk away from the table a winner. Asset protection planning is all about taking chips off the table in good times, so that you still can walk away from the table a winner no matter what happens in bad times. Those who worry the most about asset protection are those who are the most likely to get sued. However, average folks often get caught up in difficult situations too, and thus if you have something to protect then the topic of asset protection should at least cross your mind. Learn more on our next show.

Bottled Business Sense Show

Bill Bernard – WFBLegalConsulting.com
bill@wfblegalconsulting.com
949.698.6222

Rick Moscoso – Captivate365.com
rick@captivate365.com
949.667.1182

The Bottled Business Sense Show provides practical business perspectives that uniquely emphasize both legal and media marketing strategies that protect and insure the longevity of your business.