Legal posts

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1600192551643{padding-bottom: 40px !important;}"]­­­The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued a final rule that severely limits the ability of many individuals seeking asylum to apply for work authorization in the United States. The new rule took...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Some of our business clients have contacted us regarding potential liability to employees and or customers related to exposure to COVID-19. Worker's Compensation Claims for COVID-19 If an employee is exposed to or contracts COVID-19 it would be similar...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]The news media have published stories about how back-logged the court system is as a result of COVID-19 safety measures and closures. Court Backlogs and COVID-19 Delays Some courts across the country are not functioning at all, except for...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] What Probate Attorneys do and Why You Might Want One Losing a loved one is never easy, even when death is expected due to age or illness, and the estate is in order. Finding yourself named as the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1592515833297{padding-bottom: 40px !important;}"]The Supreme Court ruled today that the Trump administration cannot immediately end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program created by an Obama administration executive order. “Dreamers,” children who were brought into the country by...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1591142741378{padding-bottom: 0px !important;}"]On an average day, at a standard job site in Provo, the scaffold you are working on suddenly fails. You fall 18 feet, tear 2 ligaments in your knee, and brake your leg. Your boss...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Like many of you, our firm is a small business and we are adjusting to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus. This includes employees adjusting to working from home, reduced staff on-site, and only allowing new...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]For parents of minor children, their top priority is usually figuring out a plan for their children’s future custody and care after the divorce or separation. Physical Custody and Parent Time Divorcing parents of minor children must determine which...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Can I get a divorce without going to court? Yes and No. A divorce is a legal proceeding that must be ordered by the court. It requires a party to file a petition for divorce and pay a...

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