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  • Factors in Choosing Between Arbitration and Litigation

    Posted by Brian Rickert | in Legal News on 4/25/2017

    In drafting contracts, one provision that must be considered for inclusion is the way disputes are resolved. Some parties, especially those in the construction or financial industries, have a preference for using arbitration to resolve disputes, while others prefer the traditional route of resolving disputes in a courtroom.

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  • Can You Give That To Me In Words I Can Understand?

    Posted by Joe Leo | in Legal News on 4/12/2017

    I want my clients to understand the legal impact of the business decisions they make and be able to make better decisions by having all of the facts they need. In order to make good business decisions, it is crucial that my clients understand the agreements they sign in terms they can understand.

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  • Choosing to Operate as an LLC: What Next?

    Posted by Alicia Nicoletto | in Legal News on 4/10/2017

    Congratulations on choosing to operate your business as a limited liability company. Limited liability companies offer the liability protection of a corporation and the tax benefits of a partnership, which make them a great choice. Deciding what form of entity you will be operating under is a huge step; however, there are now many things you need to do or consider.

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  • Some Delays and Some Immediate Changes with OSHA

    Posted by Brenton Soderstrum | in Legal News on 4/10/2017

    On April 6, 2017 the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced a delay in the enforcement of the crystalline silica standard that applies to the construction industry. The new standard was to go into effect on June 23, 2017 but now will not be enforced until September 23, 2017.

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  • New Guidance on Dental Labs as Business Associates

    Posted by Adam Freed | in Health Law Blog on 4/7/2017

    In March 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) confirmed that a dentist does not need to sign a business associate agreement with a dental lab when the dentist shares with the lab protected health information for purposes of treating patients.

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