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As the market becomes more competitive, companies must adapt to cope with the changes and stay ahead of the curve. They need an expert to help them create an enabling work environment for their diverse workforce. The modern workplace must be fluid and dynamic to keep up with a changing market environment and consumer preferences. A growing market often leads businesses...

You might be surprised to learn that under certain conditions, another person, even a trespasser or a stranger, could claim a legal right to your property. This is known as the law of adverse possession. Basically, it states that a person could lay claim to your property under certain conditions and if said person has lived on your property long enough. Miller & Steiert,...

Following the law is easy, but practicing law is serious business. Lawyers have to know by heart lots of rules and regulations so that they’ll know how to help their clients, whether they have to defend them in court or explain legal contracts to them. Businesses need lawyers to help them with tax and employment laws, while individuals need lawyers for matters...

Divorces can be messy and at times heartbreaking. If your divorce involves contesting of assets, children or businesses, hiring a divorce lawyer is the logical thing to do. They may seem expensive but will save you a lot in the long run. Divorce lawyers in Albuquerque, such as those from the Law Office of Dorene A. Kuffer, are experienced in family legal issues and...

In a divorce, lawyers always remind both parties to “engage in full financial disclosure before signing agreements.” This means that they should disclose everything about whatever they owned before the marriage so that it may be split fairly between each party. In relation to that, here are important concerns to settle during a divorce. Business A divorce attorney...

That you need an attorney to represent you when facing a legal issue is without question. In fact, the kind of lawyer you hire affects the outcome of the case significantly. Of course, factors such as experience, communication, and availability are very important in looking for a lawyer. But, there’s also the question of cost. How much will you pay for the right attorney’s...

If you find yourself in an unbearable marriage, you have probably been thinking of filing for a divorce. But perhaps you don’t know how to get a divorce in Utah and what you should expect. You must understand that you must address several problems throughout the process, such as child custody arrangements and division of assets. The process could go either smooth and...

For the court to convict you of a crime, the prosecution should first prove that you’re indeed guilty “beyond a reasonable doubt.” This means that you and your lawyer must establish an airtight criminal defense. Although each criminal case is different, below are some of the most common defenses that defendants use to avoid getting convicted. Coercion and Duress...

When you get an injury at the workplace, you should take measures to protect your legal rights. Failure to do so could make you lose your compensation rights under the law. Here are four basic steps you should take after the injury. Report the injury Regardless of the type of injury you have suffered, you should report it immediately to your supervisor. As long as the...

A 2015 BGSU report shows that typical marriages in the U.S. have a 50 percent chance of lasting. Reasons for divorce may vary from one couple to another, but one thing is for sure: they are all related one way or another. Here are some of the most common reasons marriages fall apart, according to countless studies on divorce. Lack of Intimacy There are different reasons...