Hiring Associates Toolkit

Short-term employees are considered employees by the State of California and require additional documentation. This toolkit covers hiring, paying and terminating temporary employees.

Hiring an Associate: When is the Right Time? (PDF)

Hiring or Becoming an Associate (PDF)

Finding the Right Associate: Navigating Through the Interview Process (PDF) 

'ABC test' is now the law, but it's not a free ticket for independent contractors (Article, 10/15/2019) 

Sample Associate Agreement (.doc)

New court decision makes independent contractor criteria stricter (Article, 6/13/2018)

Considerations When Hiring an Associate Checklist (PDF)

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Updated on Tue, 19 Nov 2019 by catherine foss