Tag Archives: Independent Contractor

Entrepreneurship, Living, & Love

Hi! I’m the Founder of Hawkes Law Group, and I host a radio show called “The Learning Curve Radio Show: The #1 Radio Show To Learn From Other People’s Mistakes”. The show airs on WEHA Gospel 88.7 FM in the … Continue reading

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When Do You Need to Be Considering Your Business Agreements?

If you are running your own business and not looking at agreements regularly, it’s likely you are overlooking an important piece of your business and taking unnecessary risks. The truth is that you do not need to have written agreements … Continue reading

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The 4 Fatal Legal Mistakes Family Businesses Can Avoid With Planning

Anyone involved in a family business knows that working with family has its pleasures and its pitfalls –incurring these legal pitfalls can prove deadly to your family business, so here’s how to fix them: 1.  Mixing family & business finances.  … Continue reading

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Is That a Real Employee or a Common-Law Employee?

The IRS and the Department of Labor are cracking down on businesses that use contractors but treat them like real employees – or, as the IRS calls them, “common-law employees.”  Before you misclassify that contractor, ask yourself these 5 questions: … Continue reading

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