Legal Weed Is Gaining A Little Ground Among GOP Congressmen

NPR Technology

Marijuana is already legal in many states, and a growing number of GOP Congressmen are ready to make it the law of the land — but there's a debate over revenue.

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The Legal and Tax Complications Faced by Digital Nomads and Their Employers

Small Business Labs

But remote work is even more legally challenging for employers.    The report covers the various ways "wandering workers" - Littler's term for remote workers - can get their employers into legal trouble. 

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When Stealing Is Forced Into Legality

Brilliantly Better

The post When Stealing Is Forced Into Legality appeared first on Dragos Roua. I was thinking about writing something else this evening, when my attention was hijacked by a Twitter post.

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How to use Stock Photos Legally for your Business Website

Small Business CEO

… The post How to use Stock Photos Legally for your Business Website appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Do you know the one reason most business sites don’t perform well? It’s the absence of attractive visual content.

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Colleges Ban Medical Marijuana Use, Even In States Where It Is Legal

Forbes Leadership

Most colleges and universities have substance use policies that ban students from using medical marijuana on university property. Colleges often cite that they receive federal funding and that weed is banned federally.

Financial institutions in Mexico remind that cryptocurrencies are not legal in the country

This information was released a day after businessman Ricardo Salinas Pliego announced that Banco Azteca was preparing to accept operations with Bitcoin. cryptocurrencies

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5 Types of Tax Fraud Activities You Should Know About In 2021

Small Business CEO

Here are five types of tax fraud activities that you should be aware of in 2021: Willfully underreporting taxable income. … The post 5 Types of Tax Fraud Activities You Should Know About In 2021 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Finance Legal tax filing tax fraud taxes

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“Legal Polexit”: Head Of Poland’s Supreme Court Challenges EU Court Orders

Forbes Leadership

Poland’s rule-of-law dispute with the European Union intensified after the head of the country's top court ignored CJEU orders. Leadership Strategy /leadership-strategy Leadership /leadership Leadership Strategy /leadership-strategy

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We all need to become increasingly aware of cybersecurity and personal data practices in 2021

Exceptional EA

Cybersecurity firm Herjavec Group recently reported that the average 2021 cost of recovery and ransom related to a ransomware attack has doubled the average 2020 ransom demand. Click here to register for Shelagh’s June 17, 2021 webinar on cybersecurity and personal data.

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Legal Ramifications of Corona: A Lawyer’s Perspective

Small Business CEO

It can potentially go even further down before 2021. There are certain legal consequences many people aren’t even aware of. … The post Legal Ramifications of Corona: A Lawyer’s Perspective appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Legal COVID-19 Legal Tips pandemic

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An app that empowers people to solve their legal problems | Rohan Pavuluri

TED Talks

From high legal fees to confusing paperwork and expensive lawyers, it can be difficult to settle civil matters. Entrepreneur and TED Fellow Rohan Pavuluri is working to streamline cumbersome legal processes with an app that empowers people to solve their own legal problems.

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There's A Bipartisan Push To #FreeBritney

NPR Technology

Congressional lawmakers of all political stripes have shared their support for the pop star, who continues a legal fight against her 13-year conservatorship.

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HBR on Why Companies Need Digital Nomad Programs and Policies

Small Business Labs

The second reason is that having digital nomads on the payroll can leave firms open to a variety of regulatory and legal risks. The Harvard Business Review's Your Company Needs a Digital Nomad Policy covers the reasons why companies should have formal digital nomad programs and policies.  

The Dark Side of the Cannabis 'Gold Rush'

Legal MarijuanaToday, the industry is a source of massive profit, and it shows no signs of slowing down.

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4 Smart Money Moves to Plan for Financial Security


In 2021, that limit is $140,000 for individuals and $208,000 for married people who file their taxes jointly. Disclosure: This material has been prepared for informational purposes only and should not be used as investment, tax, legal, or accounting advice.

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Remington Filed Cartoons In A Sandy Hook Case. Was It Trolling Or Following Orders?

NPR Technology

Lawyers for victims' families suing Remington say the gun-maker is slowing the legal process by filing thousands of pictures, videos and emojis. Remington sources say that accusation is not fair. Image credit: Screenshot by NPR

How Early Can You File Your Taxes?

Dumb Little Man

The earliest that you can file taxes was on Friday, February 12, 2021. There are a few exceptions to the April 15th, 2021 Tax Day, according to the IRS website. Tax time is still a few months away, but you don’t have to wait until Tax Day on April 15th.

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Role Of HR Technology During The Pandemic And Beyond

Dumb Little Man

IT team from Bangalore, back-office in Warsaw, digital marketing team in Boston, and legal team in London – such arrangements are highly dependent on payroll systems that have been optimized for global functioning.

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How To Choose The Right Lawyer: 7 Things To Look For

Dumb Little Man

There are many factors to consider when choosing a legal professional, and that makes your decision all the more complicated to make. If you know someone who’s been going through the same or similar legal issues you are going through, ask them for advice.

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The Demographics of Nonemployer Business Owners

Small Business Labs

The new data provides information by owner demographics such as sex, race, ethnicity and veteran status, geography, industry, receipt size class, and legal form of organization. The U.S. Census has released new demographic data on nonemployer businesses.  

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Uber Grants U.K. Drivers "Worker" - But Not Employee - Status

Small Business Labs

which has two worker legal classifications - self-employed and employee - the U.K. legal battles are not over. After losing a U.K. Supreme Court case,  Uber this week announced it would be classifying its U.K. drivers as "workers."

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The Best Way To Name A Business

Dumb Little Man

After ensuring there are no legal barriers to the name you want for your company, the fourth step requires you to consider how to brand the business name effectively. They also have to edit legal documents and contracts, and change trademarks, patents, and copyrights.

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As you can see, commercial real estate leases are complicated agreements.

Practically Perfect PA

Can emails and text messages constitute a legally binding agreement? A basic binding contract must comprise of four key elements: there must be an offer, acceptance of this offer, consideration and the intention by both parties to create legal relations. Despite the use of the words subject to contact a binding agreement had in fact [.]. Featured

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Best Advice On How To Successfully Start Your Online Business

Dumb Little Man

There are various legal restrictions and considerations like consumer privacy, shipping laws, tax, zoning laws, etc., Consider employing legal services to help you with this process.

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3 Ways to Protect Your Business Without Hiring a Lawyer

Addressing potential legal issues might seem daunting, but ignoring them could put you out of business. Starting a Business

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5 Caregiving Mistakes That Can Make You Prone To Caregiver Burnout

Dumb Little Man

It involves paperwork, taking care of financial aspects, and managing legalities. Caregiving is gratifying. Tending to your loved one brings happiness, relief, and satisfaction.

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Things To Consider While Searching For A Rental Apartment

Dumb Little Man

Lease terms: This is more important today than ever as there can be many important lines in the lease that could put you at risk of breaking the terms, from smoking legal marijuana to sub-renting your apartment as a short-term unit.

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Understanding How Home Title Fraud Happens

Dumb Little Man

This could result in delayed legal action and loss. While it may be too late at this point, there’s still a chance you could still take legal action.

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What a Reagan-era law can teach Democrats about legalizing undocumented immigrants

Vox Open Sourced

Congress legalized millions of undocumented immigrants in 1986 — and it could again. And it can offer a benchmark for Democrats pursuing legalization efforts today. Legalization limited unauthorized immigration levels. Legalization could help make it a more effective tool.

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Britney Spears Is Under Conservatorship. Here's How That's Supposed To Work

NPR Technology

We spoke with a legal expert about what guardianships do — and what makes Spears' case different. With her father in charge of her life and her finances, the pop star has practically no autonomy. Image credit: Valerie Macon/AFP via Getty Images

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Here’s how hard it is to vote in Texas

Vox Open Sourced

All they have to do now, because we’re in Texas and it is legal, is have a gun on them! in 2021 SDI Productions/Getty Images. Three voters explain what it takes for them to cast a ballot in a state where Republican lawmakers want to adopt even stronger restrictions.

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How Society Helps Entrepreneurs Succeed

Dumb Little Man

Necessities that get treated as a guarantee include open and competitive markets, widely respected property rights, and a favorable legal system to businesses. Today, many people want to be like entrepreneurs.

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As the pandemic wears on, some Americans could need booster shots

Vox Open Sourced

Willie Golden directs people towards a mobile Covid-19 vaccine clinic, hosted by Mothers In Action in collaboration with LA County Department of Public Health, on Friday, July 16, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. — Helen Branswell (@HelenBranswell) July 22, 2021.

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As Gun Ownership Rises In The United States, Black Imagery Shifts

Forbes Leadership

Lee and activist Paquita Wiggins are working to shift the narrative on legal gun ownership among African Americans. How photographer Christian K. Leadership /leadership Leadership /leadership

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The Proactive Solution to Data Protection That Every Modern Business Should Be Using

Data has exploded over recent years, making privacy and consent more important than ever before -- both morally and legally. Technology

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The Democratic plan to smash poverty for seniors and people with disabilities

Vox Open Sourced

The other was SSI, meant to help those the EITC didn’t capture: disabled, blind (a different category than “disabled” for legal purposes), and elder Americans living in poverty. In 2021, the maximum SSI benefit for an individual is $9,530.12

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7 Questions To Ask Your Attorney During An Accident Consultation

Small Business CEO

What Legal Action Do You Think Is Best for My Situation? You can take different forms of legal action, which will also vary depending on the area you live in.… Legal legal consultation

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International Criminal Lawyers and Small Business

Small Business CEO

International criminal lawyers tend to specialise in cases where two legal jurisdictions operate. For example, criminal lawyers in Spain will be well-versed with Ecuadorian and Spanish law and able to fight cases involving two legal systems.…

Gymnastics still hasn’t fully reckoned with its abuse problem

Vox Open Sourced

An athlete trains on balance beam ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on July 22, 2021. Patrick Smith/Getty Images. Allegations of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse go way beyond Larry Nassar.

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Do I need a Labor Lawyer for my business?

Small Business CEO

Legal labor lawyerLabor law can be a tricky beast to deal with. To make it even more difficult, finding a labor attorney can also be a nightmare especially when you are unsure whether you would need one for your business.

Getting The Best Real Estate Attorney 

Small Business CEO

One of the things that each one of us has to deal with as adults is that of having to ensure that the real properties we own and buy are legal and aboveboard. To do that, we need to sign legal documents and make sure that it follows all legal requirements and guidelines.

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Everything You Need to Know About Conservatorships in California Amid Britney Spears' Heartbreaking Hearing: 'I Want My Life Back'

Spears was originally put under legal conservatorship in 2008 by the Los Angeles Superior Court following multiple public breakdowns, rehab visits and psychiatric hospitalizations.

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Anti-abortion lawyers are finally being honest about what they want from the Supreme Court

Vox Open Sourced

The goal of this law wasn’t to explicitly ban abortion, it was to secure the Supreme Court’s permission to ban abortion indirectly — by layering so many legal burdens on top of abortion providers that they are eventually unable to comply with the law.

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