Written Consent: How is it Done?

It’s one of the most powerful tools in everyone’s legal arsenal: written consent. Reality TV shows require written consent to broadcast certain footage; other people are able to use royalty-protected songs and trademarks with written consent. It is essentially “legal permission,” and without it, you can find yourself in very deep water indeed. But let’s say you’re on… Read More »

Five Things Employers Need in Their Termination Letters

Firing an employee is rarely easy. Even in cases where the employee is unfit to work at your company, the circumstances leading to the termination are usually unpleasant, to say the least. And when you have to let someone go because of economics – well, that can just be downright gut-wrenching. But despite these obstacles, ending someone’s employment… Read More »