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What You Need to Know About Family Leave

Whether you are sick, injured, or pregnant it is important to know the basics of family leave. The two most important statutes are the Oregon Family Leave Act ("OFLA") and the Family Medical Leave Act ("FMLA"). The OFLA is specific to Oregon and is similar to the FMLA, which is the federal version. The following are answers to commonly asked questions: Am I eligible to take leave? To be eligible under the FMLA you must have worked... ❯❯❯

Situations When You Need to Take Help of An Employment Lawyer

The employment lawyer will help you to resolve any workplace disputes. The lawyer has a specialization in solving any of your legal rights. They will also handle the case related to human rights issues. If you want your lawyer to help in your cause, then they will ask for certain information (evidence) that can support your case. They hope you will be a bit realistic about the outcomes. Helping them in a right way saves you money and... ❯❯❯

10 Signs to Detect If Your Employer Is an Abuser Before He Beats You

Abuse is not an old headline at all among overseas Filipino workers. Serious cases of employer's abuse from the tale of Flor Contemplacion, to the executed Jakatia Pawa, to the most recent, Joanna Demafelis, the lady kept in a freezer, had marked ailing scars in our history and which had cast fear among aspiring OFWs. The government has already imposed measures to protect OFWs abroad, even deployment ban to countries with ill... ❯❯❯

Why Heirs Should Use Advance Inheritance Funds

Inheritance cash advances provides financial support to heirs entitled to assets found locked until the probate process is over. Assets can consist of real estate, financial holdings, businesses, automobiles, and personal belongings such as jewelry, household items, antiques, art work or vehicles. There are many reasons why an heir would consider loan against inheritance a good solution. Find out the top reasons to select this payment... ❯❯❯

Will Lawyers and Their Role in Our Lives

The term 'will lawyer' is self explanatory. The job of a will lawyer is to help you write your will, so that all your wishes are word by word followed, even when you are gone. The same is done by an estate lawyer who helps you in distributing your estate. They help with fair division of all your assets and take all the efforts, so that the legal heirs have no problem, after your death. Basically, finding the will and estate... ❯❯❯

3 Common Mistakes of Child Custody Cases

Not every marriage ends up well. Some marriages break up in the course of time. In such situation, if they are childless then the divorce is mutual. If they are having a kid they can go for a mutual parenting plan, which means to bring up the children together on a mutual agreement. If they are not agreeable on any of the terms and conditions with each other than they have to opt for the custody of the child or children. The first... ❯❯❯

5 Things You Should Know About Child Support

When your marriage ends, and you had children, you should remember that the lives of the children have to go on. To give them the lives they deserve you need to pay child support to the custodial parent. If you are going through a divorce here are a few things you should know about child support: You need a child support lawyer To save money and avoid airing your dirty linens in public, it's highly recommended that you work with a... ❯❯❯

Denied Party Screening - 7 Things You Must Know About the Regulations

Don't go frantic. Don't invite laze. Just follow the rules! Over the time, much has been spoken about the denied parties list and so on. Still, the awareness drive is still short in some areas. When businesses get dried out of information about the rules and regulations, there's no stopping for disaster. Besides, the catastrophic damages are sustainable in nature, especially when it comes to reputation. As an exporter, you must be... ❯❯❯

Are You In FATCA Compliance?

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act was enacted by the Congress in 2010 as part of the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act to combat tax evasion by US persons holding investments in offshore accounts. The United States Treasury Department and the IRS continue to develop guidance concerning FATCA. The Act generally requires foreign financial institutions to report certain information about certain financial accounts... ❯❯❯

Walk Around About HTS Classification, ECCN Classification And ITAR Compliance

HTS or HS is also known as Harmonized System or Harmonized Tariff Schedule, which is developed by World Customs Organisation (WCO) which is again classified and defined a s International Goods. However, there is a slight difference between HS and HTS codes. The HS codes are usually six digit codes which is an universal standard code and then the HTS codes come with seven to ten (7 to 10) digits. The codes are unique after the sixth... ❯❯❯