How can I make the most of my first meeting with my lawyer?
Be prepared and organized. Bring basic information such as a simple statement of assets and liabilities, tax returns for the past three years and it is recommend that clients bring notes with bullet point topics they would like to discuss and questions they seek to have answered.
Should I bring all of my records to the first meeting?
No. In the … Read More
Categories: Family Law
One of the biggest mistakes made is that people assume that if a photograph comes up on Google Images then it must be public domain or free game to use on their website. This is absolutely not correct.
You MUST have permission to use any photograph you find on the internet. The fact that it came up on Google Images does not mean anything, as Google is just a way to find images.
If you do not have … Read More
Categories: Intellectual Property
Wage and hour law is complex. Compliance is challenging, and although a company may have both processes 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? & … Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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
Divorce is not just stressful on the parents, but can also create a great deal of uncertainty and confusion in your children. The behavior of parents before and after divorce has a critical impact on the emotional adjustment of their children. The following guidelines should be helpful:
Put your children's welfare first. Never use your children as a weapon against your spouse.
Be sure your … Read More