What’s The Law On Garden Apartments?

With the tough economy, many people are looking for creative ways to increase their income. For those with a large home (or those with a separate mother in law house), dividing a part of it into a separate rental unit may seem like a good idea. However, if you don't want all of your earnings, and possibly more, to be lost in a lawsuit, you need to fully understand the laws in this area. Read More 

Laws To Be Aware Of When Filing A Personal Injury Lawsuit In North Dakota

If you have been considering a lawsuit in order to get the money that you deserve, then you probably know that you have a pretty long road ahead of you. Not only do you need to gather all your evidence, but you need to make sure that you abide by the rules and regulations of your state. This can be pretty tricky, since many states have unique and conflicting laws. To help you out, here are some of the specific laws that you will need to follow when it comes to personal injury lawsuits in North Dakota: Read More 

Sexual Harassment On The Job: What To Do When You Witness It

If you see an employer sexually harass one of your co-workers on a daily basis, you may wonder if there's anything you can do about it, especially if the employer threatens to fire you if you report the harassment to the company's higher-ups. Although the person being harassed should report the abuse themselves, they may fear the outcome if they do, such as losing their job or facing ostracism. You can help your fearful co-worker by contacting a sexual harassment lawyer yourself. Read More 

Can You Fire Someone For That? Social Media Rants And Employee Rights

Can you fire an employee for a post on social media that disparages your business? It depends. Before you pick up that pink slip, make sure that you understand the limits of what is supported by the National Labor Relations Bureau (NLRB). Protected Concerted Activity Whether what is being said is fair or not, if employees are griping about the workplace together on somebody's social media page, that probably counts as protected concerted activity -- which is the basis of unionization. Read More 

3 Ways To Succeed In Your Family Law Case

Going through a divorce can be extremely stressful. You find yourself struggling to make it from one day to the next in an attempt to understand it all. Instead of stressing out over every little detail, you just have to do the best you can. You cannot allow the case to consume your everyday well-being. However, you do want to make sure that you aren't taken advantage of during the case. Read More