More than 50 women have now accused Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct, yet for years no one made a peep publicly because of non-disclosure agreements. How can it be legal for a predator to force someone to shut up after they’ve been sexually harassed or even assaulted or raped?
If an undocumented immigrant is being held in a detention center and needs an abortion, whose responsibility is it to get her to the clinic? The answer for now is the government, but that may not be permanent.
If you’re an adult and one of your parents didn’t pay court-ordered child support for you, you may feel that money is owed to you – and you may want to sue your deadbeat parent to get it. But however justified your outrage might be, the law isn’t on your side: in most cases, you […]
Harassment and bullying certainly have a lot in common, but there is one big legal difference: workplace harassment is illegal, and there are state and federal laws that offer protections to workers who experience it.
In the face of political uncertainty about the US election processes, there are a number of actions you can take to make sure that your vote counts this Election Day.
There are plenty of municipalities that have age restrictions for teenagers trick-or-treating on Halloween. Find out what they’re about and how much you should worry about them as a parent.
Getting arrested for planted evidence is incredibly uncommon, but if it happens to you, there are a few tips you’ll want to know for the arrest process and the trial to follow.
Skateboarding can be a great mode of transportation, exercise, and a way blow off some steam. But as free as you feel when you are boarding, there are laws and restrictions to keep in mind. Common US skateboarding laws Location, location, location The biggest restriction on skateboarding is location. Private property owners can forbid boarding […]
Once you have a solid plan and projections, your board of directors must review them and vote to make the change. If the board approves, a notice of intent should be sent to members, employees, and donors, informing them of the planned change.
An awful lot of renters on the Texan Gulf Coast are right now asking the following question: exactly what comprises an “unusable home”? Drywall or carpet damage from flood waters may not be enough.