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Know Your Rights

The Great Lakes Have Two Ordinary High Water Marks, an Important Legal Distinction for Those Who Own Property on the Great Lakes

June 15, 2021

Via: National Law Review

Environmental consultants and homeowners on the Great Lakes should be aware that Michigan law actually encompasses two “ordinary high water marks” (OHWM). The notion that two different OHWMs exist seems implausible, and may cause confusion to property owners who are […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Axis TMS Review: Is It the Right Payroll Software for Your Trucking Company?

June 14, 2021

Via: Fit Small Business

Axis TMS is a complete trucking management solution (TMS) that includes payroll as an add-on and in its most premium plans. It can handle everything from scheduling to International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) reporting, maintaining individual trucks to working with […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

How to Do Payroll in Excel in 7 Steps + Free Template

June 14, 2021

Via: Fit Small Business

Doing payroll in Excel is best for businesses that need to pay 10 or fewer employees and operate in states without complex labor and tax laws. With our free payroll Excel template, you can save time and process payroll efficiently […]


Know Your Rights

Are To-Go Cocktails Legally Here to Stay?

June 11, 2021

Via: FindLaw

When we look back at the COVID-19 pandemic in a few years, a few images will no doubt come to mind: Face masks. CDC vaccination cards. Zoom meetings. But let’s not forget this one: Cocktails-to-go. Before the pandemic struck the […]


Know Your Rights

Amazon Changes Terms of Service, Allowing Consumer Lawsuits

June 11, 2021

Via: FindLaw

We here at FindLaw always like to remind our readers how important it is to read the fine print. If you’re buying, selling, or downloading anything, you must understand the terms and conditions of whoever you’re dealing with. Amazon just […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

CDC Updates International Travel Guidance

June 11, 2021

Via: SHRM

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently moved more countries into the “low-risk” category for international travel, but others have been moved into higher risk categories based on recent COVID-19 statistics. Employers should be aware of changing […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

How to Do Payroll in Ohio

June 10, 2021

Via: Fit Small Business

Ohio is one of the easiest states for employers because it has so few rules on payroll, time off, and breaks. However, its income taxes are more complex because it includes school district income taxes. Below, we cover the basics […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Arbitration Agreements Do Not Bar DOL Enforcement Action

June 9, 2021

Via: SHRM

Arbitration agreements signed by delivery drivers cannot bar a Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) enforcement action by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) on behalf of the drivers, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled. The DOL brought an […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Cal/OSHA Passes Amended COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

June 8, 2021

Via: SHRM

On May 20, California’s Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board delayed a vote on proposed changes to the COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standards (ETS). At that time, the board claimed it would revise the ETS to address updated guidance from the […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

IRS Is Investigating Release of Tax Information of Wealthy Americans

June 8, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Federal authorities are investigating the release of wealthy Americans’ tax information, Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Charles Rettig said Tuesday. ProPublica, a nonprofit news organization, published details about the reported income and tax payments of some of the richest Americans, including […]