Work Wisely


Helping organizations proactively comply with employment laws

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Providing objective workplace fact-finding investigations

Our Services


Employment Law Compliance

We help your organization take proactive steps to comply with federal and state workplace laws


Harassment Prevention & Employment Law Training

We provide up-to-date and engaging training programs based on real-world scenarios

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Workplace Investigations

We conduct neutral fact-finding investigations into workplace misconduct and whistleblower complaints

Featured Clients

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Community Housing Development Corporation

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Sterling Bank and Trust

“We’re grateful to have access to Mary’s deep knowledge and advice on ever-changing employment laws, as well as her effective communications to us. Mary’s collaborative, practical approach over the years has helped us create a positive work environment for our employees."

Helen Lin, AVP, HR Manager, Sterling Bank & Trust, FSB


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New California Employment Laws for 2023

Another year has flown by while the California Legislature has been hard at work passing a variety of employment laws, ranging from pay transparency requirements to bereavement leave.

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Speaking Engagements

Mary L. Topliff is available as a keynote speaker and subject matter expert on a variety of employment law and human resources topics.