What is the responsibility of hotels to keep their guests safe?
A Chicago hotel recently made headlines when several thousand people were evacuated shortly after midnight due to a gas leak. The Hyatt hotel, in suburban Chicago, had an “intentional” chlorine gas incident that sent 19 people to the hospital. The incident happened around 12:40 a.m. A chemical odor spread across the ninth floor of the … Continued
Getting turned on! How being in the mood and full of desire is your own responsibility
Getting turned on and feeling in the mood for sex is our own responsibility. Focus on feeling desire and erotica prior to entering the bedroom.
How Do Your Parents Share the Responsibilities of Parenting?
Is there an equitable division of labor? Are dads pulling their weight?
Ask A Lawyer: What Are My Child Support Responsibilities?
My wife took one of our daughters out of state and now says I owe her child support although we have not filed for divorce. What are my responsibilities in this situation?
What Are the Responsibilities of a Will Executor?
To know the responsibilities of a will executor, call Bakerink, McCusker & Belden Law in Tracy at (209) 835-9592 today for more details.
Corporate Responsibility: What To Expect In 2019
How corporate responsibility will continue to evolve in 2019? Here's what the experts had to say.
Lingerfeldt students learn financial responsibility
By Eric Wildstein December 13, 2018 Twenty-four volunteers spent their day teaching young students about financial literacy. Linger...
What is the Responsibility of the Master after Abandoning a Ship?
In case of unfortunate accidents at sea wherein the crew has to abandon the ship, the master should perform certain duties as mentioned in the article.
Q & A on Trends in Corporate Social Responsibility
In November, Gwen Jaramillo and I published a piece in Practical Law that looked at trends relevant to CSR. The piece covered a range of topics, including new
What is Personal Responsibility? 8 Key Ingredients
I’m sure you are familiar with the cringing feeling you get when you make a mistake and must tell someone at work, especially if it’s your boss.
Sharing Responsibilities: How to Find a Balance at Home
For some families, the 'go-to mom' and 'less-involved dad' model is outdated. They're striking a balance, so one isn't carrying so much of the load.
Refuge and responsibility: the age-old lessons that Europe forgets
In 1940, when we Brits were hourly awaiting German invasion, civil servants in Kent were told that refugees on the roads were to be ordered into the fields. But if they refused, they were to be “shot”. Even when my Dad, who was a superannuated World War One veteran, gave me this Roneo-ed document when I was a schoolboy in the 1960s, I realised how frightful it was. He was a local Home Guard commander in 1940 - yes, Dad’s Army - and…
How To Take 100% Responsibility For Your Life
Where decisions are made in a single moment, commitment is seeing those decisions into the future. Especially when life gets difficult.
Corporate Social Responsibility and Compliance: Commitment at the Top
This is the fifth in a series of posts reflecting excerpts from a chapter that I authored on corporate social responsibility (“CSR”) for the Corporate Legal
What are the Responsibilities of an Executor?
Often times, people create an estate plan throughout their life to prepare for what happens to their assets after their death. When this is done, the individual who creates it may assign someone to carry out these plans when the time comes. This person is known as an executor. Their job is to make sure …
What is the lawyer's responsibility for metadata?
Corey Stephenson of Lawyers Weekly USA wrote an article about the Oregon Bar's position about metadata: "If a lawyer receives a document and knows or
Reference Guide on our Freedom & Responsibility Culture
The following is a presentation from Netflix’ “Why Join Netflix?” I was so impressed, I transcribed the whole thing below the slide presentation. Reed Hastings has been commended …
Tips on Bicycle Safety and Responsibilities
More and more people are discovering the benefits of bicycling, both nationally and locally. The number of commuters and riders of bicycles has almost doubled in the 70 largest cities nationwide.
What Responsibility Does A Divorced Parent Have Toward A Childs College Education
Raising children is very expensive. It is well settled that non-custodial parents have an obligation to support their minor children until their emancipation
How Your Behavior Affects the Allocation of Parental Responsibilities
A court awards the allocation of parental responsibilities by determining which parent will be able to best serve the needs of the children. A parent can argue his or her case, but the parent's behavior during the case may affect the result. Contact a Kane County family law attorney at Geneva Family Lawyers to discuss your case.