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Stavros Law P.C. is a Utah law firm providing legal services to individuals and businesses in Utah, the Mountain West and across the United States, including Salt Lake City, Draper, Sandy, South Jordan, West Jordan, Lehi, Provo, Orem and Spanish Fork. Our lawyers provide civil litigation, trial and appeal work to clients in federal and state courts throughout the United States. We provide litigation and counseling services for clients in the areas of business and commercial law, employment and labor law, health care law and family law.
Utah Employee Handbooks & Personnel Policies
At Stavros Law, we have extensive experience drafting, reviewing, interpreting and enforcing handbooks and personnel policies for businesses in all industries, including business who work with federal or state government. In addition, because we represent both employees and employers in employment-related litigation, our lawyers can provide a unique perspective concerning the risks of language contained in handbooks and policies.
Employee handbooks and personnel policies are critical for outlining at-will employment relationships and providing guidance to employees and supervisors on a wide range of policies and practices applicable to your business or employment situation. Employee handbooks cover pay and benefits, performance expectations, discipline and termination procedures and a variety of other critical aspects of your daily workforce activities. These procedures not only outline expectations, but provide critical legal notices required under state and federal law. For example, numerous federal and state laws mandate that certain notices be provided to employees when you hire them, train them or throughout their ongoing employment.
A well-written and clearly delineated handbook is critical for employees. In addition, its important for employers to have in place a practice for distributing handbooks to employees, having employees acknowledge receipt of handbooks, and training employees on your company's policies and procedures. Properly used, handbooks and personnel policy manual are critical aspect of managing your workplace and maintaining compliance with federal and state laws governing the workplace.
Our team of lawyers at Stavros Law can assist your company with drafting or reviewing employee handbooks to provide guidance to your employees while protecting your company from litigation and unfavorable court outcomes. A
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