Employment law extends far beyond the issues of salary or claims of discrimination, and the manner in which employment litigation is handled makes a big difference in outcome. Experienced employment law professionals know there isn't always one path to what might be deemed success for a case. Winning in court is not always going to provide the best outcome for every situation, for example.
May 2016 Archives
All business owners, managers and sales people know about competition. Competition is actually a vital part of most marketplaces, as it drives the market forward. That doesn't mean it isn't sometimes frustrating for those involved, and there are times with other businesses or individuals do cross the line. Sometimes when those lines are crossed, there might be a case for a lawsuit for tortious interference.
Many people automatically think about copyright when the topic of intellectual property comes up. If you haven't written or created something, do you need to worry about your intellectual property rights? The answer is yes, because many other things are defined as intellectual property, especially in a business environment.
If you are involved in an construction project in California, it's a good idea to ensure all the legal details are being attended to. Whether you are the contractor, the investor or another interested party, if a project is derailed because permits or other legal issues weren't handled correctly, then you can lose time and money. One legal consideration for projects in the state has to do with storm water.