• 2017 Arkansas Legislative Update
    2017-04-24

    2017 Arkansas Legislative Update

    In the 91st General Assembly of the Arkansas State Legislature, the following acts have been passed that relate to labor and employment issues:

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  • Five Things You Need to Know About Act 593
    2017-04-20

    Five Things You Need to Know About Act 593

    How will the amendment to the Medical Marijuana Amendment affect employers? In the recently concluded General Assembly, the legislature passed Act 593 to amend the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment. The purpose of the Act was to provide clarification to several terms and concepts left undefined in the Amendment itself related to the employment context.

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  • Warning: Jury Duty Scam
    2017-04-19

    Warning: Jury Duty Scam

    News Alert: If you receive a call from someone purporting to be from the Sheriff’s Office and stating that a warrant has been issued for failure to appear for jury duty, this is a likely a scam.

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  • Presentation by Attorney Given to Small Business Owners
    2017-04-12

    Presentation by Attorney Given to Small Business Owners

    Attorney Blake D. Lewis gave a presentation to the business start-up class of Communities Unlimited at Phillips Community College in DeWitt on Tuesday, April 11. Blake's presentation focused on the various legal entities new small business owners might choose. The presentation was part of the final six-part workshop by Communities Unlimited, a community development financial institution (CDFI) that assists small businesses develop and grow.

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