While most people understand that they are eligible for compensation after an injury sustained while at work, not many people know that injury from repetitive trauma may also qualify under the state's workers' compensation laws.
Freelancers and consultants often face the question as to whether they should set up a formal LLC. Recently, the issue came into the news because of the Trump tax cuts, passed in 2017, that provide some tax benefits for individuals with an LLC. Because the new tax rules didn't take affect until 2018, people are filing their taxes under these new rules for the first time.
Connecticut House Democrats on Thursday announced a package of proposed legislation that would not only legalize recreational marijuana in the state, but would also expunge the records of people who have been convicted of low-level marijuana possession charges.
As our parents get older, they face challenges to remaining in their homes. Their physical abilities have diminished, and it often becomes unsafe for them to live alone. Most individuals want to remain in their home and live out their years where they are most comfortable. An elder law attorney can help devise a plan to accomplish this.