MKC Law Blog

The Difference Between Contract Workers & Employees

Posted October 19, 2018 on behalf of the firm

As an employer, you have the option to hire help either as an actual employee of the company or as a contract worker. Keep in mind that there are important legal differences between the two that all employers should be aware of. Employee An employee will be covered by all employment laws and are usually… Read more

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The Time Frame to Dispute a Construction Contract

Posted October 12, 2018 on behalf of the firm

Are you thinking about starting a construction project? Then make sure you have a construction contact. A construction contract is a mutual and legally binding agreement, usually between the contractors and owners. The contract is a detailed document that lists all policies and conditions like the time frame of the projects, costs and more. However,… Read more

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Consequences of Getting Caught Without a Building Permit

Posted October 9, 2018 on behalf of the firm

Are you thinking of starting a construction project? Don’t forget to obtain your building permit! Before starting any construction permit, you must always obtain a building permit. If you fail to obtain one, or fail to follow all building codes and regulations, you could face fines and other consequences. Even if you are a homeowner… Read more

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What you Should Know About Pay Equity Laws

Posted September 28, 2018 by Michael Cordier

Closing the gender pay gap has become more of a focus over recent years. Yet, some still feel that stronger laws need to be put in place, especially at the local level. What exactly are the federal and state laws concerning equal pay? What areas need to be reviewed and improved on? As an employer,… Read more

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