Build rock-solid in-house tax strategies from nearly 1,400+ authorities [On-Demand Webinar]
Posted on 06-30-2015 by Tammy Pietrzak

Are you looking for a simple research tool that will get answers to your tax questions fast? Do you want to conduct just one search with your IRC section across statutes, regs, legislation, and treatises? Would you like to have summaries of tax news sent... Read More

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Top 10 Interesting Facts about the Now Legal, Recreational Marijuana Use in Oregon
Posted on 06-30-2015 by amanda-alge-bales

Effective July 1, 2015, the state of Oregon is jumping on the legalized, marijuana band wagon with approval of Measure 91, which passed with 56.11 percent of the vote. Ballot Measure 91, better known as the “Control, Regulation, and Taxation of... Read More

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Next Big Battle: Employment discrimination?
Posted on 06-30-2015 by Christina Alge

The United States have granted many rights to various demographics over the years. From African- Americans to Women, the county has grown to embrace the idea of equality. While the people of the LGBT community have seen improvements in the way they are... Read More

Tags: Trending News & Topics , Labor & Employment , Employment Law

What to Say to an Officer During a DUI Stop
Posted on 06-30-2015 by MichaelKraut

For people who have had a few drinks, seeing flashing police lights in their rearview mirror can be a truly frightening experience. When pulled over by the police on a DUI stop, drivers often want to know what they should and should not say to the officer... Read More

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The Secret to Becoming Indispensable
Posted on 06-30-2015 by maureenoconnellscholastic

Have you ever been passed over for a position you really wanted? Or overlooked when it came to a project you desperately wanted to be involved in? Wouldn’t you like to become the one who the powers-that-be of your company simply cannot do without... Read More

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Is There a Limit to DUIs a Person can Get?
Posted on 06-30-2015 by MichaelKraut

Most drivers who are convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs do not reoffend and take steps to change the behavior that led to the DUI arrest and conviction . However, some drivers continue to drive while under the influence and subsequently... Read More

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Here Are America's Least Diverse Professions
Posted on 06-29-2015 by SLSanderman

Here Are America's Least Diverse Professions Lawyers, social scientists, and architects are among the jobs that are disproportionately white. Read More

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Bring your own corporate espionage risks
Posted on 06-29-2015 by Tracie Morris

With the increase in technology, businesses have become more allowing of the idea of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device). According to an article on Lexis Nexis ® Corporate Counsel Advisory, that while this trend can lead to increased productivity, it also... Read More

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Jersey City and New Jersey Divorce Lawyer-5 Commonly Asked Questions
Posted on 06-28-2015 by Santo Artusa

Over the years as working as a matrimonial attorney in Jersey City, New Jersey, I have compiled a list of 20 of the most frequently asked questions in contested divorce actions. Today, I will focus on 5 of the commonly asked questions in divorce consultations... Read More

Tags: Family Law , child custody , litigation , divorce , Trending News & Topics , child support , billable hours

Heartbroken, Upset, Confused. When it's over, it's over, Divorcing in New Jersey-Key Tips
Posted on 06-28-2015 by Santo Artusa

Often people come into my Jersey City Office telling me why they are seeking divorces and why they should receive x or y. Most people do not realize that cheating on your spouse does not affect how assets are divided, how alimony is awarded (unless the... Read More

Tags: Family Law , child custody , litigation , divorce , Trending News & Topics , child support , paternity , Child Custody Lawyer

New Jersey Divorce Law: Understanding Complex and High Asset Divorce Cases
Posted on 06-28-2015 by Santo Artusa

Every divorce and family law case is unique. It is your attorney's job to illustrate to the Judge why it is different and unique. Why should the Judge remember your case over the others stacked in his or her chambers. When you meet with your lawyer... Read More

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June 30, 2015 This is the 842nd Weekly Issue This Week's Topic: “Our…
Posted on 06-28-2015 by Dr. David B. Adams

Empathy requires that we can understand and accept the developmental differences between ourselves and the injured workers. June 30, 2015 This is the 842nd Weekly Issue This Week's Topic: “Our… June 30, 2015 This is the 842nd Weekly... Read More

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Expanding DUI Checkpoint Investigations
Posted on 06-26-2015 by MichaelKraut

In recent years, DUI checkpoints have become increasingly popular with law enforcement agencies throughout the Los Angeles area. Unlike typical DUI vehicle stops which require that an officer have reasonable cause to believe that a driver is violating... Read More

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Multimillionaire the self-made way: 7 steps to getting there
Posted on 06-26-2015 by Sudip Chaudhuri

We all have dreamed that we were a millionaire, but for some of us dreaming about was just not good enough. For those of you who want to reach that dream, Entrepreneur has 7 steps to getting there. 1. Decide to Be A Multimillionaire The first thing... Read More

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LexisNexis Join Forces with UN Global Compact to Mobilize Business Support for Rule of Law
Posted on 06-26-2015 by JWoods

The United Nations Global Compact, with support from Baker & McKenzie , ­LexisNexis Legal & Professional and Linklaters , today launched two new efforts to engage the business community and legal profession in advancing the rule of law, good... Read More

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Optimizing Your Firm's Digital Footprint via Twitter: 5 tips #sociallawyering
Posted on 06-26-2015 by Tracie Morris

It is never a bad thing to show up in Google’s top search results. But how can you maximize your digital footprint by using Twitter? Twitter provides an opportunity for your blog, website, and even your profile to be ranked with authority by Google... Read More

Tags: social media , LIT , Upgrading Your Skills , business development , resume , #SocialLawyering , sociallawyering

Bird’s Eye View: Prison Reform
Posted on 06-25-2015 by Ted Zwayer

Nearly Half of States Made Criminal Sentencing Changes in 2014 Alabama this month became the latest state to overhaul its prison sentencing laws. What's notable about the prison-reform movement is that many of the changes are in the South –... Read More

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Problems for Atypical Patients
Posted on 06-24-2015 by Dr. David B. Adams

Meeting the needs of the more educated and managerial injured workers involves a different skill set and frame of reference. Read More

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Lack of Subject/Verb Agreement: The #4 most common grammatical error #writinglegally
Posted on 06-24-2015 by Christina Alge

Being able to find the right subject and verb will help you correct errors of subject-verb agreement.A subject will come before a phrase beginning with of. This is a key rule for understanding subjects. The word of is the culprit in many, perhaps most... Read More

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DUI vs Aggravated DUI
Posted on 06-24-2015 by MichaelKraut

People often want to know what the difference is between a DUI and an “aggravated DUI.” These terms are often thrown around interchangeably and can be confusing to those who have been charged with a DUI offense. An aggravated DUI is a driving... Read More

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