As a business owner, keeping informed about the finer points of employment law is important. If you're getting ready to hire your first employees, you need to be sure that you understand exactly what you can and cannot do. Don't risk getting yourself into legal trouble by asking the wrong question at the interview or making an off-hand comment that's considered legally unacceptable. I created this site to give you the basics of employment law expectations. I hope that the information here helps you to understand what you should and shouldn't do as you're interviewing and hiring your first staff members.
14 February 2019
If you're facing DUI charges, you should be grateful – grateful for another chance. Things could have been far worse had you crashed and killed someone else, or yourself – be grateful the police officer stopped you before it was too late. Although things could be worse, things might be pretty difficult over the next few months, or years. Here, you'll find a few tips that can help you get through this difficult time as painlessly as possible.
26 December 2018
Undergoing a cosmetic procedure should be a time of optimistic anticipation, where you just can't wait to see your new look. Unfortunately, sometimes, these procedures go wrong. Medical mistakes are, in fact, the third leading cause of death in the United States, meaning even the most esteemed doctors are capable of committing grave and costly errors. If your plastic surgery has gone wrong, dire consequences could ensue, in addition to how much of a struggle it will be just to face the world each day.
18 November 2018
When you purchase food, whether it's for at-home consumption or at a restaurant, you expect it to be free of foreign objects. You also expect that you won't be injured by eating the food you buy. However, that does not necessarily you have a legal claim for finding or being injured by something in your food that shouldn't be there. Here are some things you should know about suing for foreign objects in your food.
11 October 2018
If you have been charged with a crime, one of the first and most important things you need to do is meet with a criminal lawyer. He or she can guide you through the court process and hopefully get the charges against you reduced or dropped completely. This first meeting with your lawyer can be a little stressful, as you're sure to be embarrassed about the situation and apprehensive about the consequences.
6 September 2018
When filing a personal injury lawsuit, you should have a rough idea of what to expect so that you don't get surprised when something unexpected happens anytime during the process. Here is a brief overview of a typical injury lawsuit timeline to help prepare you for the process. The typical stages include: The Discovery Process In the discovery process, both you and the defendant are given the opportunity to get information relating to the case from each other.