Signs You're In A Sexually Hostile Environment, And What You Can Do About It

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A hostile work environment is one where the actions and behaviors of one or more individuals make it difficult or uncomfortable for others. When sexual harassment or behaviors are thrown into the mix, you’ll find yourself in a sexually hostile environment. Here are the signs of such an environment, and what you can do about it. Outright Discrimination or Harassment Based on Sex or Gender It’s illegal to discriminate against someone because of their sex.…

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3 Things You Should Know About Meeting With An Attorney For The First Time

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If you have never met with an attorney before you might be wondering what to expect. There are many different reasons to hire an attorney. It could be for preventative care like estate planning, forming businesses, or buying real estate, or it could be for damage control such as a divorce, personal injury lawsuit and so forth. Here are some things you should know about meeting with a lawyer. 1. A Lawyer Cannot Guarantee Any Outcome…

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Ordering A Transcript Of Your Court Hearing Vs. Real-Time Reporting

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If you have gone through the trouble of hiring a legal team to help prepare for a legal case that could change the outcome of your life, you may want to have a written copy of the record detailing each day’s events. In legal cases, the record refers to what is said and done within the courtroom. From each lawyer’s opening arguments to testimony, the marking of exhibits, and final decisions made by judges, the record is used by legal professionals to rectify discrepancies, file appeals, and even cite case law.…

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