Business

The trial of the officer accused of killing George Floyd is on the news practically every day. We all know he faces charges, but few of us actually know what they are. We see clips of testimony or quotes of what was said by what witness. But what...

Employee misclassification shifts costs from employers to workers and society. People who are employees under the law but classified by employers as independent contractors pay taxes that employers should pay and miss out on benefits that employees receive. Employers want the benefits of employment (control)...

Those illegally cashing in on the fear of COVID-19 face possible criminal charges and civil law claims based on state and federal statutes as well as common law. Problems include products that won’t do what’s claimed as well as online retailers that take payments for legitimate products but fail...