In my experience as a litigator in California, I’ve found the following five issues to be the most effective way to reduce employment-related lawsuits:

1. Owner/president/CEO is present and available.

One of the single most effective factors in reducing employment lawsuits is if the company’s leader is present at the workplace and is available to

There is no silver bullet for California employers to avoid workplace disputes and litigation.  However, by focusing on a few key best practices, employers can reduce the likelihood of litigation, and if sued, the practices will make defending litigation much easier and can result in a better outcome.  Here are my top five employer practices