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How to Save on Business Insurance During a Furlough

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As the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to create chaos for many small business owners, you may find yourself looking for opportunities to cut costs.  If you’re considering […]

The CROWN Act: Banning Hair Discrimination at Work

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As of July 1, 2020, Virginia is the latest U.S. state where hair discrimination is illegal. Passed earlier this year, Virginia’s CROWN Act prevents discrimination on the basis of hair, […]

Common Coronavirus Scams for Small Businesses to Avoid

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As a small business owner, you should always be on guard against fraud, and now—given the upcoming July 15th tax deadline and general vulnerability created by the COVID-19 pandemic—you’ll want […]

Lease Clauses Every Landlord Should Understand

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Renting out residential property creates substantial risk for any landlord. That’s why it’s always a good idea to sign a Lease Agreement outlining the details of the arrangement. When drafted […]

Property Manager’s Toolkit: Key Documents for Tenants to Sign

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Managing rental paperwork can be a daunting task and staying organized is difficult. That’s why we’ve launched Rocket Sign™—fast digital signatures to help every landlord and property manager sign documents […]

RocketSign: Fast Digital Signatures & More

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Since our founding in 2008, Rocket Lawyer has been committed to providing affordable and simple legal services for all. Early on, we realized that developing and delivering a fast and […]

H-1B Visa Ban: How Will the Executive Order Impact Employers?

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In light of the impact of COVID-19 on the U.S. economy, President Trump has issued a new executive order restricting certain employment-related immigration visas—most notably, the H-1B visa for skilled […]

Making Juneteenth a Holiday? Review Your HR Policies, Too!

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Also known as Freedom Day, Juneteenth celebrates liberation from slavery in the United States. The commemoration of Juneteenth started in Texas in 1980, and over the last few decades, it […]

LGBTQI+ Discrimination Ruling: What Employers Should Know

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June 15, 2020 marks a momentous win for the LGBTQI+ community, employment equality, and access to justice. In a landmark ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court addressed a long-contested grievance regarding […]

Does Business Insurance Cover Riots and Looting?

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Small businesses have been hit hard in 2020. Some have suffered financially in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and more recently, others have experienced property damage or looting in […]

Police Stops: Know Your Rights When Pulled Over or Questioned

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Peace officers (including the police), are tasked with maintaining public safety and preserving law and order, however, for many people, interactions with law enforcement can be stressful. To stay safe during […]

Key Legal Documents for Rebuilding After Unrest

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If you’ve been impacted by the civil unrest taking place across America, you may have questions about what to do next. While a majority of recent protests have been peaceful, […]