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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

Oklahoma Traffic Laws

Tuesday, October 24th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Oklahoma traffic laws are written so that people know the rules of the road. These rules help ensure that people will be safe on the streets, and help prevent confusion as well. 

Oklahoma traffic laws have established a standard for safe driving. This means that all drivers must take ... continue reading

Alabama Traffic Laws

Tuesday, October 24th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Alabama traffic laws are designed to help keep road driving conditions as safe as possible. These laws are usually written in handbooks that people read when they apply for their driver’s license.

Alabama traffic laws help those who drive in this state to understand the basic rules of the ... 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

Wyoming traffic laws

Wednesday, October 18th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Wyoming traffic laws exist to help people understand the standard for safety on Wyoming streets and highways. These laws help keep roads safe.

Wyoming traffic laws explain the rules of the road. For instance, every driver is required to drive at a safe speed, which is usually designated by ... continue reading

North Dakota traffic laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

North Dakota traffic laws exist to help people know the rules of the road. These laws cover a variety of aspects pertaining to driving. 

North Dakota traffic laws cover a variety of issues. For instance, these laws help drivers to know when to yield the right-of-way to other drivers ... continue reading

Wisconsin traffic laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Wisconsin traffic laws are designed to help drivers know and understand what is appropriate. These laws are made available for everyone to view. 

Wisconsin traffic laws cover topics such as tailgating (following too closely behind someone), stopping in front of a tailgater, and swearing, threatening or shouting at other ... continue reading

West Virginia traffic laws

Monday, October 16th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

West Virginia traffic laws help drivers know how to be safe while driving. These laws pertain to both residents and non-residents of West Virginia. Examples of West Virginia traffic laws include those that remind drivers to yield to pedestrians while at crosswalks. In addition, people driving in West Virginia ... 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

Texas traffic laws

Friday, October 13th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Texas traffic laws help drivers know their responsibilities when driving in the state of Texas. These laws are in existence to help promote safety and order on the streets.

Examples of Texas traffic laws include those that require motor vehicle operators to yield to pedestrians at crosswalks. In addition, ... continue reading

Washington traffic laws

Friday, October 13th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Washington traffic laws were written to help promote safety and to help establish order on the streets of Washington. In addition, these traffic laws were established to make people aware of all the dangers and consequences of unsafe driving practices.

Unlike most other states, Washington traffic laws do not ... continue reading

Virginia traffic laws

Friday, October 13th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Virginia traffic laws are very similar to the ones in most states. These laws help drivers know what constitutes proper driving, as well as explain the consequences of unsafe and unlawful driving.

Virginia traffic laws explain the guidelines for driving at a safe speed, yielding the right-of-way, and obeying ... continue reading

Vermont traffic laws

Friday, October 13th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Vermont traffic laws exist to keep drivers safe, and to help make sure that people drive in an orderly fashion. Everyone who drives in Vermont, including non-residents are required to adhere to these laws.

Vermont traffic laws cover issues such as speeding, failing to yield the right-of-way, or failing ... continue reading