Employer Fundamentals: Understanding Employment Law
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Employer Fundamentals: Understanding Employment Law

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.

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Employer Fundamentals: Understanding Employment Law

  • Did You Suffer An Injury After A Slip & Fall In A Grocery Store? Learn How A Lawyer Can Help

    11 December 2014

    Slipping and falling in a grocery store can not only cause a serious injury, but it can be an embarrassing experience. If the injury was caused due to the owner neglecting to clean up a spill or fix damaged flooring materials, you may be able to sue with the help of a lawyer. Below, you will find out how a personal injury lawyer can help you sue the grocery store owner for your injury and the cost to hire one.

  • Four Big Questions Social Security Disability Applicants Have After Applying

    10 December 2014

    Lots of people who file for Social Security disability payments encounter serious issues with administrators and others. These obstacles cause these people to question whether or not they will be getting money to cover their disabilities, as provided for in this federal program. Here are some of the major things that clients often ask while they are waiting for money to come in after applying for Social Security disability benefits. Lawyers can help answer these and other questions about the rights of a disabled applicant.

  • What Rights Does A Child Bitten By A Dog Have?

    28 November 2014

    Unless you live in a gated community that does not allow dogs, chances are pretty good there are a few roaming around your community. Fortunately, most dog owners in your community are responsible. They will have a proper enclosure and signs posted to warn people of the dog. This is also someone who would always keep a dog on a leash and under his or her control. Unfortunately, this is not the case for all dog owners.

  • Attorneys Can Help You Be Successful In A Personal Injury Lawsuit

    25 November 2014

    If you have been injured in some type of accident and have suffered injuries as a result, you may want to consider filing a personal injury lawsuit against the person or the entity that was responsible for your injures. The key to success in this type of lawsuit is making sure you understand how the process works, and what information you need in order to be successful. Here is an overview on how to proceed with a personal injury lawsuit.

  • Personal Injury Law: The "Why" and "How" of Settlement Negotiation

    24 November 2014

    If you get injured and have to go to a lawyer for help, you and your lawyer, such as Teresa P Williams PA, will have a few choices. One of those choices is to go to court. Another is to negotiate a settlement. Most lawyers are going to try to get a settlement.  Why Try to Get a Settlement? There are a lot of reasons to try to get a settlement instead of going to court.