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To recap, a grand jury on Friday returned an indictment accusing Mr. Perry of improperly threatening to veto financing for a state public corruption unit headed by Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg unless she stepped down. The governor carried out the veto this past year after the grand jury on declined to quit. As […]
Just like any contract, entering into a trailer sales agreement has special conditions, making the contract binding. Since a mobile home may be personal property, like a vehicle, the sales agreement acts like a bill of sale providing the terms of the agreement.The parties must be recorded in the trailer sales contract. This consists of […]
Copyright is a statutory property right which grants to creators ( authors ) certain exclusive rights in their own creations for a limited duration. Its objective, as expressed in the Constitution, is to promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts by providing economic incentive. Copyright protects intangible first works of authorship. Put another way, […]
Brands and service marks are words, phrases, designs, sounds or symbols. They are used on or in association and in to be performed. The public learns, through buying experience, that the goods or services bearing a symbol come from a single (but perhaps anonymous) source and will satisfy an expectation of a standard of quality […]
What Is A Patent?A patent is a document, issued by the federal government, that allows to its owner a legally enforceable right to exclude others from practicing the invention claimed and described in the document. Congress lets this right, for a period ending twenty years in the date of filing of an application to support […]
An internal investigation by the C.I.A. has found that its officers penetrated a computer network used by the Senate Intelligence Committee in preparing its damning report on the C.I.A.’s detention and interrogation program. The report by the agency’s inspector general also found that C.I.A. officers read the e-mails of the Senate investigators and sent a […]
Standing in a dealer’s showroom or wandering the aisles at a boat show, with fully loaded display boats at every turn, can be overwhelming if you aren’t prepared. Here are several things to consider when making a decision: 1. Purpose Make certain that the boat you are considering will serve your purposes, before buying. Some […]
Worker RightsThe Act gives employees several rights that are important. Among them are the right to file a complaint with OSHA about safety and health conditions within their workplaces and, to the extent allowed by law, have their identities kept secret from companies; contest the amount of time OSHA allows for correcting violations of standards; […]
Overview of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSH Act) (29 USC §651 et seq.; 29 CFR Parts 1900 to 2400)
Who’s CoveredWorkers of the U.S. Postal Service also are insured.Hence, the Act applies to employers and employees in such diverse fields as agriculture, manufacturing, construction, longshoring, law and medicine, charity and disaster relief, organized labor, and private education. The Act creates a separate plan for federal government employees and extends coverage to state and local […]
6. Who’s active in the PROBATE PROCEDURE?Depending upon the facts of the situation, the following could have a role to play in the probate management of the decedent’s estate:Clerk of the circuit court in the county where the decedent was domiciled at period of the decedent’s departure.Personal representative (executor or).Attorney providing legal advice to the […]