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What Every Employer Should Know about Social Networking Sites

DWT’s San Francisco and Los Angeles offices are hosting a program entitled: “The Complete Tweet: Developments in Social Networking and Employment Law”. Attendees will have an opportunity to learn about what every employer should know with regards to social networking … Continue reading

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Officers and Managers Risk Personal Liability for Knowingly Withholding Wages

In these challenging economic times company officers and managers should be reminded that under applicable federal and state law they can be personally liable if they knowingly fail to pay employee wages. If making payroll becomes challenging, companies should consider … Continue reading

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House Votes To Tax Carried Interest As Ordinary Income

The US House of Representatives today voted to subject the carried interest to tax as ordinary income and employment taxes.  

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Employers Must Begin Reporting ISO Option Exercises To IRS

Historically, the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”) required corporations to provide an annual informational statement to each employee acquiring stock pursuant to the exercise of an incentive stock option (“ISO”) or under an employee stock purchase … Continue reading

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Michele Radosevich Describes Wash. State’s New Digital Goods Tax

By Michele Radosevich In the 2009 session, the Washington Legislature mandated big changes in the way that goods and services are taxed if those goods and services are delivered digitally. Under the new law, the notion that the sales and … Continue reading

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