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Are Construction Workers Entitled to Overtime Pay in North Carolina?

July 31, 2023

The Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor should soon publish its final rule on the classification of employees and independent contractors…

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Could You Be Required to Arbitrate a Construction Contract Dispute in North Carolina?

July 12, 2023

Are you stuck in a dispute over a construction contract? If so, then it is crucial that you know how to protect your rights and…

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Your Guide to Workplace Retaliation Laws

June 21, 2023

Both federal and state employment laws grant legal rights to workers. Employers are generally prevented from retaliating against an employee because that employee exercised a…

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Understanding the Importance of Proper Record-Keeping in Regards to OSHA Compliance

June 8, 2023

Generally speaking, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is a federal agency that is responsible for ensuring safe, healthy working conditions for employees in…

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How Mediation Can Help You Resolve a Dispute Over a Construction Contract

May 31, 2023

In North Carolina, construction ebbs and flows but never ceases. The more complex a project is, there is a higher likelihood the parties have executed…

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What to Do If an Employee Reports Discrimination Within Your Company

May 10, 2023

Legal disputes with an employee can be incredibly stressful and expensive. If a worker is accusing your business or organization of discrimination, it is imperative…

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What to Know About the Process for Contesting an OSHA Citation

April 12, 2023

When Congress enacted the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSH Act), it created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).  OSHA is a federal sub-agency…

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An Overview of Construction Liens in North Carolina

March 23, 2023

When contractors supply labor and/or materials on a construction project in North Carolina, they are entitled to timely and proper payment of said labor and/or…

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Five Tips for Preparing for Mediation in a Contract Dispute

March 9, 2023

Litigating contentious contract disputes is expensive. Mediation is one of the best means of alternative dispute resolution that harnesses the efficiency of moderated communication and…

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How to Handle an OSHA Inspection at Your Worksite

February 22, 2023

On January 12th, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) announced the new maximum penalties for 2023 that could be assessed by the Occupational Safety…

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