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Rowan Guthrie

What to Know About Security Camera Laws

Surveillance cameras are becoming increasingly common, raising concerns about their impact on personal privacy. Here's everything you need to know before installing your own.

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Bridget Coila

Employee Rights During a Layoff

Knowing your employee rights during a layoff helps ensure you get through this transitional period as smoothly as possible. Some federal laws are designed to protect workers from discrimination.

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Sarah Stasik

Is It Legal to Fly a Drone?

Drone flying is a trending hobby, and there's a lot of fun to be had. However, did you know you can't just fly a drone right out of the box without considering some laws and regulations? 

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Sarah Stasik

What to Do if You Find a Lost Wallet?

If you find someone's wallet, how do you get it back to them? Check out this quick guide to safely returning a lost wallet.

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Sandy Hess

Can My Landlord Enter My Apartment Without Notice?

A landlord can't just enter your property whenever they want. However, there are circumstances under which entry by your landlord may be required.

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Sarah Stasik

What Is Criminal Negligence?

Negligence itself is not a crime. However, it is possible to be criminally negligent. In some cases, this is also referred to as gross negligence or culpable negligence.

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Leigh A. Morgan

What Is Eminent Domain — and Does the Government Really Have the Right to Take Your Property?

Eminent domain is one of the powers held by the government. Learn what it is and find out how it can affect your community.

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Bridget Coila

What Is Embezzlement?

Embezzlement is when people use property entrusted to them in ways that aren't authorized. A person might embezzle money or goods from an employer or the government. Here's what to know about this type of crime.


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