Jaburg Wilk

News/Publications

  • Maria Speth to Speak on Legal Innovation

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (Feb. 2, 2016)- Jaburg Wilk shareholder Maria Crimi Speth along with other panelists will address innovative trends in the legal industry and explore the issues around ethical challenges to the use of social media and legal technology at Legal Innovation: Trends & Ethics From Different Perspectives, a legal event hosted by Evolve Law. 

    When: Thursday, February 18th 2016 from 5:30pm to 8:30 … Read More

    Categories: News Release

  • Can an Employer Require Drug Testing in The workplace?

    Employer Drug Testing Video Transcript

    Can an employer require drug testing in the workplace?

    You know, an employer can require drug testing. In fact, an employer may have a duty to require drug testing because the employer has an obligation to make the workplace safe to the employees, to customers and to anyone else who comes there.

    Does an employee have to submit to a drug test?

    Maybe. An employer generally … Read More

  • Strategies for Defending ADA Accessibility “Tester” Lawsuits

    In the last 15 months, over 200 complaints alleging ADA accessibility violations have been filed by three individual plaintiffs against Arizona retailers, restaurants, and hospitality entities. These "tester" cases assert nearly identical allegations related to improper construction of restroom facilities and check-out counters, and, in the case of hotels, failure to provide a pool lift. Two of the plaintiffs … Read More

  • Can a Child Choose Which Parent to Live With? Madonna’s Teenage Son Believes He Can

    Madonna has dominated the billboard charts, but recently she's dominating the headlines with a custody battle with her ex-husband, Guy Richie, over their teenage son, Rocco Richie. Last summer the "Like a Virgin" singer announced Rocco would join her on the upcoming Rebel Hearts tour. Rocco stayed on the tour for several months but rumors started swirling and gossip websites frequently reported screaming matches … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Family Law

  • Jaburg Wilk Welcomes Family Law Attorney

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (Jan. 21, 2016)- The law firm of Jaburg & Wilk, P.C. announced that Carissa K. Seidl, a 2015 Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Star and a 2015 Top 10 Best Family Lawyer has  joined the family law practice group. 

    Seidl has more than ten years’ experience providing legal services to individuals needing advice and guidance to resolve or litigate family law issues including divorce, … Read More

    Categories: News Release

  • Can I Appeal A Bankruptcy?

    Video Transcripton:

    Can you appeal a bankruptcy?

    You can appeal an order from bankruptcy court just like you can appeal an order from a civil court. There are certainly some important differences. The main difference is the very short time period for appeal.

    What can I appeal in a bankruptcy?

    The kinds of things that are appealed from a bankruptcy court will typically involve whether or not someone was granted … Read More

  • What is a Deposition?

    By David Allen

    If you find yourself involved in a lawsuit, either as a party plaintiff, defendant or as a material witness, it very likely that at some point during the course of the case, you will be asked to submit to a deposition.  Being told that your deposition has been scheduled may elicit the same reaction as your dentist telling you that you need a root canal, or the IRS notifying you that you are … Read More

  • Why You Should Never Combine Business and Personal Assets

    Transcript

    Many people confuse asset protection planning with estate planning.  The purpose of an estate plan is to distribute your assets after your death.  It does not protect your assets while you are alive.  Protection from creditors depends on how you hold your assets.  

    Never Combine Business & Personal Assets

    Business assets should never be held together with … Read More

  • Can I sell my house while my divorce is pending?

    Video Transcription

      Q:        Can I sell my house while the divorce is pending?

      A:         If the other party agrees, then yes, you can. However, if they are not in agreement you cannot. It’s important that everyone reads and understands the document filed with the court. Specifically, the preliminary injunctions that are filed with the … Read More

  • Jaburg Wilk delivers truckload of winter items for dogs and cats

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (Dec. 21, 2015) – During the month of December, Jaburg Wilk held a drive for HALO Animal Rescue and the Arizona Humane Society. 

    Jaburg Wilk employees were asked to bring in gently used items that could help dogs and cats stay warm during the winter.  The bed of a full size pick-up truck was filled with blankets, dog beds, towels and toys and they were delivered to Halo Animal Rescue … Read More

    Categories: News Release

Got A Legal Question?
(ex. 555-123-4444)