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  • 9 Tips to Help Employers Avoid Violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act

    Wage and hour law is complex.  Compliance is challenging, and although a company may have systems and policies in place, a manager or supervisor can put the company at risk for unpaid wages if they are not familiar with all of the requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA").  There can be ambiguity as to what time is compensable.  For example, when does a work day begin and end?  Does … Read More

    Categories: Employment, Article

  • Phoenix IP Attorney to Present at Phoenix Startup Week

    Phoenix, AZ (Feb. 23, 2015) - Jaburg Wilk Intellectual Property and Internet Law attorney Laura Rogal will be presenting at Phoenix Startup Week on Thursday, February 26th from 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Axosoft, located at 13835 N. Northsight Blvd. Ste. 205, Scottsdale, AZ 85260. 

    Phoenix Startup Week is a five day celebration of the Phoenix entrepreneurial community comprised of over 130 free events created … Read More

    Categories: Intellectual Property, News Release

  • Honor Commitments: Do what you Say You're Going to Do

    By Lindsay Preach and Sandy Foster

    JW Way #7: Honor commitments.  Do what you say you're going to do, when you say you're going to do it.  If a commitment can't be fulfilled, notify others early and agree upon a new commitment to be honored.

    Many people believe Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time. A 6 time NBA Champion, 6 time NBA Finals MVP, 5 time NBA MVP, 14 time NBA … Read More

    Categories: Other

  • What Can You Learn to Help You Do What you Do?

    I read a good quote recently, actually in an email from a friend to other managers in a fantasy football league I am in.  Of course it might have been part of some smack talk that was going on, but it brought to mind a truth: continuous learning and training makes for a better and more interesting work place.

    The quote is "Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them."  It is by … Read More

    Categories: Other

  • “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” - Mahatma Ghandi

    We are fortunate to be part of such an incredible community that continues to improve and thrive. At Jaburg Wilk, we are committed to making a difference and "being the change".  

    2014 was a great year, as we were able to assist a plethora of organizations, (See our Community Page for details) as well as launch the 'Give a Day, Get a Day' community service program. Our staff employees have 8 … Read More

  • Jason Castle Named Pro Bono Attorney of the Month

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (Feb. 5, 2015) – Jason B. Castle, a partner at Jaburg Wilk has been named Outstanding Pro Bono Attorney of the Month by the Volunteer Lawyers Program. 

    The Volunteer Lawyers Program is a joint project of Community Legal Services Inc. and the Maricopa County Bar Association. This program consists of lawyers who volunteer their time to provide legal assistance to low-income Maricopa County … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, News Release

  • Is That Job Right For You Or Are You Right For That Job?

    Jobs are becoming more plentiful in our recovering economy. Potential employees may have the luxury of selecting between alternate jobs or may pass on a job with the expectation that a better one will come next. People may no longer have to take the first job that comes their way in order to put food on the table. And, if someone needs a job, sometimes that job offer may not be the right one.

    Before accepting a … Read More

    Categories: Employment, Article