Strengthening a San Diego employment agreement can reduce the likelihood of a wage and hour dispute, or other employee-related dispute or litigation. The experienced employer defense and business contract attorneys at the Watkins Firm have served San Diego business owners and employers for decades. We work to put our employer clients in a position of legal and financial strength when it comes to relationship issues with employees.
Employment agreements must be carefully crafted to protect your interests as well as the integrity of business itself. Many San Diego employers have heard about or experienced the perceived California bias toward the employee. If your company has used a download forms site or worse, simply attempted to draft your own contracts, you face substantial risk of an employee dispute, wage and hour litigation or exposure to a hearing resulting in an expensive judgment or settlement with a federal or state labor board or agency.
How can the Watkins Firm help to reduce your exposure and strengthen your legal position as it relates to employees? Strengthening a San Diego employment agreement extends well beyond the employment contract itself. It begins with the offer letter you extend to new employees. Our attorneys help to strengthen all aspects of an employer’s contracts, policies and procedures, employee handbooks as well as protection of corporate information and trade secrets.
It may not be possible to lock an employee into an enforceable non-compete agreement which meets your own goals and objectives. However, there are other successful legal strategies which help to prevent an employee from taking what they’ve learned while working for you to compete against you.
Are you looking for San Diego attorneys for employers who can help with strengthening a San Diego employment agreement to reduce employee-related disputes, wage and hour litigation and incidence of a former employee attempting to compete against you? We invite you to contact the Watkins Firm or call 858-535-1511 for a free consultation to learn more about how you can leverage our decades of experience to strengthen your competitive advantage.