When your loved one’s will was read, you were shocked. It was nothing like the will they told you about. It wasn’t at all what you expected, and your inheritance no longer existed. They never told you that you’d be removed from the will or their estate plan as a...
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Few components of employment contracts are more controversial than noncompete agreements. Companies ranging from fast food businesses that only pay minimum wage to startups hiring executives often demand that employees agree not to compete with the company in the...
Whether you are an investor who plans to flip, buy-and-hold, or BRRRR (Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, and Repeat), many of the questions we receive about buying investment property are the same. This article will address the most common questions in a broad manner.
The land contract documents you execute are a crucial form of protection for you as a buyer or seller. Ensuring that you tailor the terms of your document to your needs can minimize the risks that you take when selling or buying a property on a land contract.
Denson v. Donald J. Trump for President, Inc.: When non-disclosure and non-disparagement provisions are too vague to understand.
Noncompete and Nondisclosure Agreements must not (1) be greater than is required for the protection of the employer, (2) impose an undue hardship on the employee, or (3) injure the public. Not even the President is above the law as analyzed by the Court in Denson v. Trump.
Before you jump into starting the probate process, it is important to understand the purpose of probate and to determine if probate will be needed.
You had a dream 15 years ago to launch your own IT consulting business and see it grow. Now, you’ve achieved that goal and are nearing retirement. You’re beginning to think about what will happen to your business in the future. Should you step down from your business...
What could a lawsuit and a three-legged stool possibly have in common? This blog explores the similarity, and advises people on what elements are needed for a lawsuit to be successful.
When a loved one has passed, it’s necessary to administer the estate according to the plan. The person responsible for the estate administration is known as a personal representative. Typically, the personal representative will be named in a person’s will, although...
More than meets the eyes: transforming a bewildering case into one that results in full and fair compensation
Read how attorneys at Phillips Law Firm, Inc. helped a client put together her case when her injuries were neither obvious, nor easily capable of diagnosis by the medical profession. This challenging case proved the accuracy of what Sir Arthur Conan Doyle said through his writings in Sherlock Holmes, “Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.”