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Sarah Stasik

What to Do if You Find a Lost Wallet?

If you find someone's wallet, how do you get it back to them? Check out this quick guide to safely returning a lost wallet.

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Sarah Stasik

What Is Criminal Negligence?

Negligence itself is not a crime. However, it is possible to be criminally negligent. In some cases, this is also referred to as gross negligence or culpable negligence.

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Sandy Hess

Can My Landlord Enter My Apartment Without Notice?

A landlord can't just enter your property whenever they want. However, there are circumstances under which entry by your landlord may be required.

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Leigh A. Morgan

What Is Eminent Domain — and Does the Government Really Have the Right to Take Your Property?

Eminent domain is one of the powers held by the government. Learn what it is and find out how it can affect your community.

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Bridget Coila

What Is Embezzlement?

Embezzlement is when people use property entrusted to them in ways that aren't authorized. A person might embezzle money or goods from an employer or the government. Here's what to know about this type of crime.

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Gwen Case

What Is Legal Malpractice?

You may feel like you've been wronged twice if your attorney's mistake caused you to lose a case. Find out what to do about legal malpractice.

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Shelley Frost

What Is FMLA?

Family and medical leave can help you keep your job in certain qualifying situations. Learn more about what FMLA leave is and how you can become eligible for it.

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Sarah Stasik

Can Your Employer Monitor Your Social Media?

How much access does your employer legally have to your social media? You might be surprised to find out how Facebook or Instagram can impact your employment.

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