Expert 48352 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in labor and employment legal and tax areas concerning domestic employment and household employees; and nanny agencies and domestic employment agencies. I am familiar with federal and state statutes, regulations and case law involving legal, tax and insurance issues regarding nannies, elder care providers, personal attendants, personal assistants, and other household employees; and nanny agencies and domestic employment agencies. My expertise includes issues involving proper standards of care in hiring; typical job duties; compensation, hours, benefits and other terms of employment; supervision; evaluation; termination; confidentiality and privacy; and severance; independent contractor vs. employee analysis; evaluating legal compliance and vetting nominees for appointment (avoiding “Nannygate”); evaluating, defending and resolving employee complaints, charges and litigation, as well as governmental claims, charges and investigations; wage and hour and overtime; federal and state employment taxes; tax credits and tax savings; offer letters; applications and interview questions;, severance packages; arbitration agreements; handbooks and workplace policies; ADA accommodations; leave and benefits matters; training on and responding to harassment, discrimination, retaliation, and wrongful termination claims; investigating and defending employee charges filed with state and federal agencies; reviewing, drafting, commenting and lobbying on legislation; client contracts; resolving client and business disputes.

Expert 323490 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Vocational Rehabilitation and Economics. My experience includes: vocational impact assessment; rehabilitation and vocational economic analysis; vocational rehabilitation; vocational Evaluation; and medical cost projection and Life Care Plan. My additional expertise consists of reemployment assessment, employment evaluations, vocational and psychometric testing, transferable / residual skills analysis, job analysis, labor market survey, work life expectancy, present value calculation, diminution of earnings, value of employer paid benefits, damage calculation, labor market survey, personal consumption, value of household services, job placement and follow-up. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.