Thu Jun 29, 2017 | | Summer Of Law

Summer of Law: Write an Essay, Win a Lake House (maybe another time…)


Summer of Law:  Write an Essay, Win a Lake House (maybe another time…)

With the official first day of summer and end of the School year in the same week, many begin to turn their attention to summer travel, thoughts about planning summer travel or otherwise dreaming about being outside and away from their desks- perhaps near a lake, on the beach or in the mountains- enjoying sun, water and time with family and friends.

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Thu Jun 22, 2017 | | Contracts, Employment, Summer Of Law

Summer of Law: Long-Weekend Sick Leave and Summer Fridays


Summer of Law: Long-Weekend Sick Leave and Summer Fridays

As business and education lawyers, we occasionally hear from clients that before a holiday break, holiday weekend or National holiday and throughout the summer in particular, from time to time, there appears to be a spike in employees taking sick days or wanting to leave early on Friday afternoons 

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Tue Jun 20, 2017 | | Summer Of Law, Waivers

Post-Prom Party Liability Waivers


Post-Prom Party Liability Waivers

Not necessarily a post you would be expecting as part of the Firm’s “Summer of Law” series, but as we approach the end of high school prom season, we wanted to write about post-high school prom liability waivers that have received some attention (See New York Times Article titled “Prom Accessories:  Corsages, Limousines and Liability Waivers).

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