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It is after hours and the annual company Holiday party is in full swing. It may be cold outside, but it's heating up inside as many sip glasses of champagne. What's the worst that can happen. Plenty. Read more to find out. more...

- - Running Your Business

Beyond financial concerns, a domestic partnership agreement can help set other parameters in the relationship. Many couples never get around to discussing day to day life matters--- let alone setting them down on paper--- and the creation of a legal document defining the relationship could arguably help clarify and strengthen the relationship more...

- - Marriage & Domestic Partnership

Renter rights can vary depending on where you live. But, usually housing laws cover everything from the physical property to the terms of the rental arrangement. But that's not all you need to know. more...

- - Home & Leisure

Ever wished that you could, ahem, "take care of" your neighbor's tomcat that sprays your house, cries unbearably during mating season, and rummages through your trash? Well if you live in Wisconsin, you just may get your chance. Read more. more...

- - Home & Leisure

Planning to move out of your apartment? Who isn't anxious about getting back your full security deposit? Let's look at making sure the cash you shelled out comes back. more...

- - Home & Leisure

What happens if you buy a new car only to find out a month later that it's a lemon? Your brakes only work when they want, your engine is making sounds reminiscent of a Vegas slot machine, and your car is emitting heavy purple fumes, but your car dealer keeps reassuring you that your vehicle is in perfect condition and only needs minor touch ups.

Well, we at LegalZoom understand how hard you have worked to save up for that new car and feel your frustration if your new car turns out to be your worst nightmare. We hope that you will find the following information helpful. more...

- - Home & Leisure

Olympic Gold-Medallist Michael Phelps made headlines this November when he was arrested for driving under the influence. It often takes a fallen sports hero or role model to make the public realize the pervasiveness of the problem. By educating yourself, you can avoid becoming one of the statistics. more...

- DUI

With all the corporate misconduct floating around out there, we thought it might be time to review some basic employment law concepts so you know what constitutes employee misconduct and grounds for termination. more...

- At the Workplace

The Kentucky Derby may be decadent and depraved, but beware that alcohol related decadence and depravity are probably ill advised. For those who plan to drive in the Bluegrass State, sobriety is the only way to prevent trouble with the law. Still, there are a few essential things you ought to know. more...

- DUI

Iowa is bordered by the Mississippi and Missouri rivers, but when it comes to the state's rules against drunk driving, there is nothing watered down about the Iowa's policies. The 29th state uses tough punishments and strident rules to keep its highways and public roads safe from those who try to operate their vehicles under the influence of drugs or alcohol. more...

- DUI