Employment Law Articles

Paying and Withholding Wages During Employment or Upon Termination and Other Issues Answered by the Utah Payment of Wages Act
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Wage claims and disputes between Utah employees and employers are fairly common, ...
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Are Non-Competition Agreements Against Independent Contractors Enforceable in Utah?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Usually, a non-competition agreement is an agreement between an employer and an employee where ...
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7 Tips for Utah Employers on Firing Employees
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Owning a business is a rewarding and challenging experience. Perhaps one of ...
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Loyalty to One’s Employer in Utah: Is a Non-Competition Agreement Necessary to Prevent an Employee from Competing with an Employer?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Under Utah law, must an employee be loyal to his employer? How ...
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Although Unfair, Utah Employers Can Often Terminate At-Will Employees to Avoid Paying Commissions
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. There are a variety of laws that protect employees, such as minimum wage ...
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Are Non-Competition Agreements in Utah Enforceable?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Generally speaking, a non-competition agreement is an agreement between an employer and ...
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Can an Employer in Utah Charge an Employee the Cost for a Uniform?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Employers in Utah often require their employees to wear uniforms, some of ...
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Wage Garnishments: Locating Employers of Utah Debtors
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Congratulations! You prevailed in a legal lawsuit! A judge awarded you a ...
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Do Freight Brokers Have to Pay Workers’ Compensation to Non-Employees?
By Nathan Anderson nathan@snjlegal.com 801-365-102 Freight brokers, like any other employer, are generally only liable for their own employees for workers’ compensation purposes. However, what if a freight broker contracts with a motor carrier to ...
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