Author: Jennifer Sokolowsky


Jennifer Sokolowsky is a freelance writer and editor who has worked with publications ranging from The Prague Post to Time Out Guide, Women’s Wear Daily and The Seattle Times. A passionate traveler, she spent several years living in Europe before choosing Seattle as her home. Learn more at

Happy Entrepreneur’s Day: 5 ways to stay out of legal trouble

National Entrepreneur’s Day is November 21st, just in time for us all to take a moment of appreciation for the hard work and courage it takes to build a business, before the chaos of the holiday season truly sets in. Successful entrepreneurs know that covering their legal bases is an important part of helping their […]

10 laws that can spoil your Halloween

Halloween is a holiday that gives license to kids and adults alike to get silly and strange. But in some places, the law doesn’t want you going too far with your Halloween celebrations. Read some of the laws around the US and abroad that cast a dark spell over some celebrations.

What do renters need to know in a natural disaster?

From hurricanes in the East to wildfires in the West, the past few months have seen an on-going slew of natural disasters in the United States. Fires and floods don’t care whether a property is inhabited by owners or renters. However, most states have laws that  address how landlords and tenants deal with a rental […]