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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
Fake IDs In Kansas, disobeying laws covering fake identification can result in fines up to $2,500 and/or one year in prison, as they are considered Class A or B misdemeanors. The more serious crime in fake identification is falsifying information on an official...

Discrimination in the Workplace: Know the Signs

Discrimination in the Workplace: Know the Signs
Discrimination is any workplace action likeĀ hiring, firing, demoting, and promoting based on a prejudice of some sort, resulting in the unfair treatment of employees. Some states have laws prohibiting discrimination and may be even stricter than federal laws. Who is...

How to Evict a Tenant in Missouri

How to Evict a Tenant in Missouri
In Missouri, a landlord can have a tenant evicted for nonpayment of rent, violations of the lease, property damage or illegal activity on the property such as drugs or gambling. A landlord can also file an eviction when the tenant remains on the property after the...