Former Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Employee Files Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

Discrimination within the workplace is an unfortunate reality for many businesses across the nation. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) received over 70,000 allegations of workplace discrimination for the fiscal year of 2019 alone. Unfortunately, these trends aren’t slowing down either, as earlier this month a former Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) employee filed a […]


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What Should Be Included in a Construction Contract Post COVID-19

Construction (among many other industries) has seen major changes amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Various construction companies across the nation have adopted concrete steps toward cleaner jobsites, social distancing, the use of technology, and more in some form. Another aspect of the construction industry that has seen changes due to the ongoing pandemic is contracts. Keeping […]


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How To Use Free Images to Avoid Copyright Infringement Penalties

With so many businesses now having an online presence through a website and/or social media, many have turned to digital sources to gain access to images labeled as ‘free’ to catch the attention of prospective clients and customers. As more companies utilize these sources, it’s important to be aware of potential intellectual property violations and […]


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How COVID-19 Has Affected Mechanic’s Liens

When having renovations done or a new build on a property, it’s important that the contractors and other laborers are compensated properly for their work – even during an ongoing pandemic. When this doesn’t happen, a mechanic’s lien can then be placed on that property. Therefore, it’s important to understand what actions could result in […]


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Wells Fargo Fired Over 100 Employees for COVID-19 Relief Fraud, How Your Business Can Stay Protected

The COVID-19 pandemic has greatly affected businesses in more ways than one. While many have been able to obtain funding or loans through the Paycheck Protection Program or an Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL), others have found coronavirus loan fraud issues. This is true for Wells Fargo, which recently fired over 100 employees for defrauding […]


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Selecting the Right Service Level Agreement for Your Business

Contracts and agreements are major components of how successful business dealings work. This is especially true for businesses that work with vendors or outsource work. When this happens, a service level agreement (SLA) is typically put into place to ensure the needed service supplied by the vendor is done effectively. Knowing the right SLA to […]


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Common Bad Faith Issues in Commercial Insurance

The unexpected can happen to any business, at any time. Whether it’s issues involving the internal structure of a business, demanding clients, or even other outside elements, unanticipated issues can quickly send a bustling company into turmoil. Whether it’s damage to a commercial vehicle, interruption of operations, vandalism, storm damage, flooding, or even a fire […]


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The Different Types of Business Torts

Businesses of all sizes in many different industries have faced a countless amount of struggles in 2020 alone. Despite this, it’s imperative that business owners remain aware of potential conflicts that could arise and hurt or derail operations even further. Having a good understanding of the several different types of business torts that could arise […]


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The Importance of Construction Documentation Amid COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought along many different challenges for businesses in its wake. These new demands are no different in the construction industry, as it has been dramatically affected by the pandemic in ways including the necessity of implementing on-site safety measures and ensuring insurance coverage for potential liabilities brought on by COVID-19. Because […]


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