Many professions have their code of ethics. Medicine has the Hippocratic oath, the military has the Uniform Code of Military Justice even pirates had the Pirate code of the Bret...
How to Respond to Cease and Desist Letters Concerning Non-Compete Agreements
Questions? John will spend 5-10 minutes with you discussing your current work situation, your disability/FMLA leave, your non-compete ...
Creating Amazing Videos and Avoiding Ethics Violations
Video is a powerful tool for reaching new clients and expanding legal practices. Here’s how to do it effectively and ethically. Video is a powerful platform for connecting with new prospects,…
What is a non-compete contract?
www.seiferflatowlaw.com Attorney Mathew Flatow touches on what is a non-compete contract. Typically, its an agreement between you and a former employer that ...
How to advise clients on legal-marijuana issues? Some bar associations mull ethics rule changes
Today’s Workplace » Two Lawyers Explain Why There’s No Legitimate Reason For Most Non-Compete...
We were mad as hell after reading the excellent article on non-compete causes by Danny Westneat of the Seattle Times Mr. Westneat described the absurdity and unfairness of employers forcing non-compete agreements on low-wage workers – thus limiting or even eliminating the employees’ future job options –and then going even further and suing those low-wage workers to enforce those provisions What made us so mad? First,…
Two Lawyers Explain Why There's No Legitimate Reason For Most Non-Compete Clauses
Increasingly, courts and society weigh the social benefit from employers as greater than the social benefit from workers.
Ethics Forum: Questions and Answers on Professional Responsibility
Can a graduate from law school who is not a citizen—and who is not here legally—be admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania assuming all other aspects of their character are good?
How Lawyers Work: Megan Zavieh, State Bar Defense Attorney and Ethics Counselor
In this week's edition of How Lawyers work, we talked to Megan Zavieh. Megan is a state bar defense attorney and general ethics counselor admitted to practice in California, Georgia, New York and New Jersey.
How to Create a Non-Compete Agreement
As a small business owner, you've invested a lot into your ideas - so much so that having new employees sign a non-compete agreement seems almost second nature. Here's five questions to ask yoruself before brining non-compete agreements into your company.
How to Compete with DIY Estate Planning
So -- if you really cannot compete with the DIY pricing, how DO you remain competitive in this market?
Why Texas lawyers aren't subject to non-competes.
Quite often I have lawyer friends ask me why Texas lawyers (and lawyers from other states) aren't the subject of non-competes? There aren't really
Business Ethics: What is business ethics and how does it affect you?
Business ethics, just like any other commercial requirements, is essential for a profit-based enterprise and business ethics can make the difference between website visitors and clients.
Michigan's top girls' swimmers compete in state finals at EMU
Swimmers from around the state converged on Eastern Michigan University's campus in Ypsilanti on Friday and Saturday. The Division 1 state finals were held at Jones Pool at EMU.
Legal Ethics and Social Media: What Pre-Litigation Advice May an Attorney Provide to His or Her...
When meeting with your client about a matter that will likely result in litigation, what advice can you give your client about privacy settings and...
Top Recent Developments in Ethics Rules Every Washington Lawyer Should Know
Get the latest updates on ethics amid new challenges to the rule of law. And take advantage of the last chance to save on related on-demand CLEs.
What is Ethics Anyway?
Ethics is more than just a list of things to do or not do. Ethics is an attitude, a model of decision-making, and more.
How to Compete With a Non-Compete in Washington State
How to Compete With a Non-Compete in Washington State - an article appearing in Super Lawyers Magazine July 2016
What are the ethics of transgender dating?
Should transgender people disclose that they are trans before dating someone?
BlackBerry 10 is a failure that won’t be able to compete, company source says
Bad products, horrible software and no cohesive vision have seemingly turned Research In Motion into a company without motion at this point. Throw in a huge delay before BlackBerry 10 smartphones s…