When you are injured on the job, you are not automatically entitled to worker’s compensation benefits. It is important to understand the ins and outs of qualification to make certain that you receive the care you deserve. Your family may also suffer if you do not follow the proper protocol for reporting a work injury. […]
The very word bankruptcy seems to clearly denote a financial malaise of sorts; the fact is, however, that it can be a very sensible solution that places a business in a better position to correct some missteps and resume on the path to profitability. You may hear of celebrities and companies declaring bankruptcy; it is […]
If you have a small business running which employs a number of workers, you will need to protect them in the best way you can. Having responsibility for a number of people and their safety means that it is indeed your duty to ensure that they are covered in the best way. It can be […]
In today’s world, we sign documents and agreements left and right. Each app or update we install comes with a lengthy block of text we mechanically skip. These are pretty standard contracts that do not necessarily have any tricky clauses and we can get away with the lack of attention we pay them. Other, more […]
Getting hit with a lawsuit can be a nightmare for a small business owner, but it happens more often than most entrepreneurs may realize. For instance, Jacksonville Sandwich House owner George Bateh was stunned when double amputee Wanda Moore suddenly filed a lawsuit against his restaurant alleging a violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act. As it […]
A virtual data room (VDR) is a kind of distributed storage stage that is uncommonly intended to meet the intricate record sharing needs and uplifted security models of associations taking care of secret data. VDRs are comparable on a fundamental level to prevalent shopper review administrations like Dropbox and Google Drive, yet they offer industry-review […]
There comes a time in many people’s lives when they feel they’ve been wronged and thus need a lawyer. This is a confusing and difficult time because you want to receive justice, but you’re unsure where to begin. There are big legal questions that need to be asked. You want to hire a quality lawyer […]
Each year, insurance fraud costs the United States economy tens of billions of dollars. It can range from anything from a falsely denied payout to deliberately lost paperwork and even to large, organized crime rings. Insurance fraud is also far more common than most people believe it is. If you believe that you have been […]
Let’s face it; disputes are a fact of life – whether you face them in the office, at home, or out on the road during your daily commute. Although you cannot expect to be prepared for the moment when an issue that can’t be resolved easily will occur, you can certainly respond to it adequately […]
Many first-time business owners can fall into legal troubles when they unexpectedly get sued. Sometimes we can be convinced that we have covered our tracks and the last thing that we expect is to receive notice that some is taking legal action against us. It is important to know the ins and outs of what […]
Bringing private matters into the workplace is generally frowned upon. Maintaining a professional facade is a must, but there are some scenarios where this isn’t always possible. If there are marital issues such as divorce to deal with, some businesses are more likely to be affected, namely SMEs, family-run companies and partnerships.
Vaping might have found a community quickly but the fast rise of e-cigarettes means that laws and regulations around the sector can feel like they’re constantly changing. Between different countries the legislation varies hugely and with the UK overhauling its view on vaping, the US might be just behind in implementing more stringent controls too.
If you’re in the legal industry there are a lot of trends that have been taking shape which stand to transform the industry over the next few years. Even though the legal market itself isn’t experiencing much for growth, it is noticing vast changes in services offered and how law firms approach business.
Something that can be said about all businesses is that they need to get off to a good start if they are to be successful. If you are keen on ensuring that this is the case with your law firm, then you will need to bear a number of things in mind. Running a law […]
When opportunities arise, it’s always a good idea to take a serious look at them. For instance, perhaps you’ve just lost your job or you’re at a point in your life where you’ve lost sight of what you wanted. Maybe a relationship didn’t work out, maybe your business venture failed or perhaps you just don’t […]
Over the course of 2017 there are set to be various changes in employment law which will be applied across many different sectors. Here, we take a look at the important changes and how they might affect your business.