Initiative #74 – Criminal Liability for Executives

StaffScapes review of the devastating labor initiatives on the November Ballot. Initiative #74 would “hold a business executive criminally responsible for the business’s failure to perform a duty required by law if the official knew of the duty and the failure to perform it.” The term executive extends to partners, officers, directors, managers, proprietors, supervisors and includes executives of non-profits …

Laid off workers starting their own business

A newly displaced worker turns to a PEO before starting her business. A family friend recently lost her job at a large technology company and has decided to become her own boss and start a new business venture. She came into the office to discuss concerns she has with opening a new business. She has been looking at buying an …