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Know Your Maternity Leave Rights

Know Your Maternity Leave Rights
As recently as 1978, there were no laws in place to protect pregnant women in the workplace. Employers have come a long way. Most employers are in tune with the FMLA, and some embrace it as good work place policy. Then there are the dinosaurs who just don’t like...

When Can You Legally Break a Lease?

When Can You Legally Break a Lease?
Moving into a new apartment can be exciting, perhaps you’re moving into your first place or it seems like the coolest apartment or rental house out there. Unfortunately, unforeseenĀ circumstances can cause you to need to terminate your lease early. It’s not...

Armed Criminal Action & Unlawful Use of a Weapon

Armed Criminal Action & Unlawful Use of a Weapon
Armed criminal action (ACA) is the legal term for any criminal charge involving the use of a firearm or other deadly weapon in Missouri or Kansas. Unlawful use of weapons is defined as a person knowingly carrying concealed weapons like a knife, firearm, or other...

6 Legal Myths Debunked

6 Legal Myths Debunked
There are so many police and legal procedurals on TV these days that Hollywood scripts are being taken for facts over the real laws. Read the six myths and real facts below and who knows, they might come in handy sometime. Debunked Legal Myths 1. If you aren’t...

The Basics of the Forum Selection Clause

The Basics of the Forum Selection Clause
Signing to a new job, project, obtaining a new client or deal is an exciting time that is often under time constraints… and scrutiny. While it can be very tempting to skim the contract to make sure the decimal point is in the right spot, you should take the time...

Identity Fraud & Theft Laws in Kansas

Identity Fraud & Theft Laws in Kansas
Identity theft is a phrase that most people use in regard to fraudulent acquisition of personal information or assets, such as stealing one’s social security number and banking credentials to make online purchases. But in reality, identity theft or fraud...