Legal Aspects of Solo Consulting

Web Workshop

Date: 3/18/2020 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Note: All listed times are in the Pacific time zone. Please adjust accordingly.

Event Overview

About the Session:

As small business owners, it’s in our best interest to get paid on a 1099 business-to-business basis so we can maximize our tax deductions and retirement contributions. (Remember, “Friends Don’t Let Friends W-2TM)

In this workshop with PICA’s General Counsel you'll learn how to: 

  • Qualify as an independent business (as an independent contractor)

  • Legally hire subcontractors

  • Understand and negotiate client contracts

PICA’s lawyer will also give an update on the pushback against California’s AB 5, and updates on similar legislation pending in other states.

Get your questions answered!


Web workshop. Slides will be shared but participation is encouraged, either verbally or by typing in questions online.

Duration: 75 minutes, including 15 minutes of Q&A

About the host:

PICA's General Counsel, Henry Telfeian, is an expert in employment and labor law, having handled contracts, labor disputes, arbitrations, and litigation over the last 35 years. A cum laude graduate of Harvard Law School, he’s an active member of the State Bar of California and of various federal courts including the U.S. Supreme Court.