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Iowa Labor Laws

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006
Posted by Maya

Whether you are an employer or an employee, you owe it to yourself to be familiar with the labor laws in your area. In some states, federal laws set by the US Department of Labor are the only laws governing labor, and in other states, the state government has legislated ... continue reading

New York Insurance Fraud Laws

Friday, November 3rd, 2006
Posted by Molly

Insurance fraud is one of the largest white-collar crimes in America today, second only to tax evasion. New York City has the dubious distinction of having the 9 th highest rate of insurance fraud cases in the nation.

In order to combat the rising number of cases, New York ... continue reading

Alabama Marriage Laws

Friday, November 3rd, 2006
Posted by Patrick

I went looking for the Alabama Marriage Laws on the internet today and was glad to see they were easy to find and understand. Anyone planning to “Tie The Knot” in the state of Alabama should be well educated on the Alabama Marriage Laws. If you are not, then I ... continue reading

Wyoming Will and Living Trust Laws

Friday, November 3rd, 2006
Posted by Lacey

In the state of Wyoming if you are over the age of nineteen and of sound mind the law allows you to make a Will and Living Trust.  You may prepare a handwritten Will in your own handwriting or have it typed.  This must be witnessed by at least two ... continue reading

Georgia Adoption Laws

Friday, November 3rd, 2006
Posted by Tamara

Georgia’s Safe Have law permits a mother to surrender an infant up to one week old at any medical facility. These include hospitals, infirmaries, health centers and birthing centers, but not the private offices of physicians or dentists. The mother must provide her name, address and proof of identity. The ... continue reading

Louisiana Exempt Employee Laws

Friday, November 3rd, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Residents of the state of Louisiana who need to know the guidelines regarding tax exemptions can refer to Louisiana exempt employee laws. These laws also cover tax liability as well.

Louisiana exempt employee laws help employees know when they can claim exemptions on their W-4 or similar earning form. ... continue reading

Kentucky Exempt Employee Laws

Friday, November 3rd, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Kentucky exempt employee laws help citizens understand their responsibility regarding the payment of taxes. These laws specifically address issues of tax exemption.

Kentucky exempt employee laws help employees know when they can claim exemptions on their W-4 or similar earning form. For example, usually when people are working they ... continue reading

Nevada Probate Court

Wednesday, November 1st, 2006
Posted by Jamie

Nevada, like many other states, does not have a separate Nevada probate court system in place for the sole purpose of handling issues regarding probate laws. However, the state of Nevada does still enact all probate laws. Instead of having a Nevada probate court, the District Court of Nevada handles ... continue reading

Wisconsin Business Corporate Laws

Thursday, October 26th, 2006
Posted by Patrick

If you are opening a business in Wisconsin, take a look at this blog entry. It doesn’t go into a great deal of detail, but it will give you some pointers when dealing with the Wisconsin Business Corporate Laws.

If you are looking for Wisconsin Business Corporate Laws, you ... continue reading

West Virginia Business Corporate Laws

Thursday, October 26th, 2006
Posted by Patrick

If you have decided to become a business owner in West Virginia, congratulations! That is a big step! However, before you open a business or corporation in the state of West Virginia, you should be well versed in the West Virginia Business Corporate Laws.

These laws have been created ... continue reading

Idaho Will and Living Trust Laws

Thursday, October 26th, 2006
Posted by Lacey

Idaho law permits wills and living trusts as legal documents that leaves your estate to your heirs at the time of your death.  Holographic wills which is a handwritten will is permitted but requires that the “material provisions” of the will be in your handwriting.  To ensure that every part ... continue reading

Nevada Business Corporate Laws

Wednesday, October 25th, 2006
Posted by Patrick

While browsing on the internet recently, I came across the Nevada Business Corporate Laws. There are a lot of them, as businesses in any state will need to follow strict guidelines and laws throughout its life. The listings of the Nevada Business Corporate Laws I found over the internet were ... continue reading

New York Life Insurance Laws

Tuesday, October 24th, 2006
Posted by James

Did you know that New York Life Insurance Laws have historically set the standard for other state life insurance laws? I just found out that New York was one of the first states to pass the law that women could take out policies on their husbands. Other states were not ... continue reading

California Will and Living Trust Laws

Monday, October 23rd, 2006
Posted by Lacey

If you die without a will also referred to as intestate ; by California law the state will determine your beneficiaries.  Everything you own will not automatically go to the state instead if you are married or established a registered domestic partnership, they will receive your community property.  If you ... continue reading

Tennessee Speeding Ticket Laws

Saturday, October 21st, 2006
Posted by Paige

Speeding ticket can become a major problem if you manage to get them on a regular basis.  Once you begin getting into second and third speeding ticket violations you could receive a drastic monetary fine.  The points you will acquire on your license will not help the situation because they ... continue reading

Idaho FMLA - Family Medical Leave Acts Laws

Saturday, October 21st, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Idaho FMLA-Family Medical Leave Acts Laws are the ones that most states follow. All employers and employees are advised to know these laws.

According to Idaho FMLA-Family Medical Leave Acts Laws those who worked for an employer for at least 12 months (1,250 hours total) are eligible to be ... continue reading

Wisconsin Identity Theft Laws

Friday, October 20th, 2006
Posted by Molly

Identity theft is a crime in which key pieces of personal information (such as Social Security Number, driver’s license numbers, etc) are used fraudulently.  Victims are left with a tainted reputation and it is very complicated to catch these criminals and restore the victim’s good names.

Wisconsin victims commonly ... continue reading

Idaho Holiday Pay Laws

Thursday, October 19th, 2006
Posted by Maya

For the sakes of employers and employees in Idaho, let’s take a look at the laws governing holiday pay in that state.

Compared to other states, Idaho offers remarkably little protection to employees under the law. In Idaho, you are not legally entitled to breaks, no matter how long ... continue reading

Federal Parking Ticket Laws

Wednesday, October 18th, 2006
Posted by Maya

Parking laws are almost exclusively the forte of state and local governments; the federal government is almost never involved in making blanket parking legislation. There are a few exceptions, however, and you CAN receive a federal parking ticket.

One demand the federal government makes of the states is that ... continue reading

North Carolina License Plate Laws

Tuesday, October 17th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

There is a new registration process in North Carolina for 2006 including new license plate laws. North Carolina license plate laws only require one license plate for all vehicles with an annual renewal. The new staggered renewal process applies to Apportioned Motor Carrier, Commercial Vehicles, Special Mobile, For-Hire, Transporters, Drive ... continue reading

Rhode Island License Plate Laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Motor vehicle registration and license plate issuance are two important topics of state legislation that fall within the jurisdiction of state and local governments. License plates are required on all registered vehicles to be driven on public roadways. There are several laws pertaining to vehicle registration and license plates. While ... continue reading

Pennsylvania License Plate Laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Whenever you register a vehicle you will be issued at least one license plate. This is to help authorities and others identify a vehicle and to indicate that applicable registration fees and taxes have been paid. Other information about the vehicle and/or the driver can sometimes be obtained by the license ... continue reading

South Carolina License Plate Laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

If you plan to drive a vehicle on the roads or highways of South Carolina it must display a license plate or a temporary tag. South Carolina license plate laws only require one plate be displayed on the rear of the vehicle. Temporary plates are issued when you purchase a ... continue reading

New Mexico License Plate Laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Whenever you register a vehicle you will be issued at least one license plate. This is to help authorities and others identify a vehicle and to indicate that applicable registration fees and taxes have been paid. Other information about the vehicle and/or the driver can sometimes be obtained by ... continue reading

New York License Plate Laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Almost everybody is aware of how many traffic and motor vehicle laws there are but many are surprised to learn how many of these laws deal with license plates. License plates and vehicle registration go hand in hand and are often the topic of new legislation within the state. License ... continue reading

New Jersey License Plate Laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

In order to drive a vehicle on the roads of New Jersey it must have a title and registration. When you title and register a vehicle you will be given two license plates. New Jersey License Plate Laws say that both must be displayed on the vehicle, one in the ... continue reading

New Hampshire License Plate Laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

If you live in New Hampshire or plan to move there you should familiarize yourself with New Hampshire License Plate Laws. Most people don’t pay too much attention to license plates but the laws surrounding them are just as important as other traffic laws.   New Hampshire license ... continue reading

Nevada License Plate Laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Motor vehicle registration and license plate issuance are two important topics of state legislation that fall within the jurisdiction of state and local governments. All vehicles that are registered with the state are issued at least one license plate. This is to help authorities and others identify a vehicle and to ... continue reading

West Virginia Speeding Ticket Laws

Friday, October 13th, 2006
Posted by Paige

Getting speeding tickets can be a huge burden financially.  Between appearances in traffic court and heavy fines, it is best to avoid getting tickets at all cost.  The best way to do that is to know something about West Virginia Speeding Ticket Laws.  It is your responsibility under West Virginia ... continue reading

Oregon traffic laws

Friday, October 13th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Oregon traffic laws were written for more than one reason. These laws were written to help promote safety and to help establish order on the streets of Oregon. In addition, traffic laws of Oregon were established to make people aware of all the dangers and consequences of unsafe driving practices. ... continue reading