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FMLA: How Employment Lawyers Can Help Your Claim

The federal Family and Medical Leave Act provides specific employment rights to employees of certain employers subject to the Act. If you think that your employer violated your rights under the FMLA, our experienced employment lawyers at Sloan Law Fi… Read More
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First Offense DUI: What Is the Penalty in Kansas?

If you face a first offense charge of driving under the influence (DUI) in Kansas, you should make certain that you fully understand the penalties and the other consequences of a conviction before you plead guilty. Talking with an experienced Kansas… Read More
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Consumer Law: What You Need to Know about the Kansas Consumer Protection Act

Numerous state and federal laws protect consumers against illegal and harmful conduct by providers of goods and services. For all Kansans, one of the most important consumer laws is the Kansas Consumer Protection Act. Borrowing words from the Kansas… Read More
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When Should You Hire a Wrongful Death Attorney?

If you lost a family member, and another person’s carelessness (negligence) or intentional conduct may have caused your loved one’s death, you may have the right to bring a specific type of lawsuit under Kansas law, called a wrongful death action… Read More
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What Does a Foreclosure Defense Attorney Do for You?

Homeowners who are behind on their mortgage payments will face foreclosure in the not-too-distant future. If you are in that situation, an experienced foreclosure defense attorney may be able to help. Read More
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Supreme Court Clarifies: Title VII Protects Gay and Transgender Employees

The United States Supreme Court has confirmed that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits employers from taking discriminatory action against an employee or potential employee based on their sexual orientation or transgender status. Read More
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Getting Out of A Contract During the Coronavirus Virus Pandemic: How the little used “force majeure” clause may have a big impact on contract law

Any contract lawyer will tell you force majeure clauses are rarely invoked and consequently, are often glossed over in the drafting process. But the COVID-19 pandemic will likely change that as adding “public health pandemic” or some other iterat… Read More
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Coronavirus on Real Estate Purchases, Foreclosures and Evictions:  We can get people into houses, but it’s hard to get them out

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nearly every aspect of life in America and across the globe. We can get people into houses, but it’s hard to get them out. Read More
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Mortgage Relief Created by the CARES Act – Frequently Asked Questions

If you own a home subject to a mortgage, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act or “CARES Act” creates a mortgage relief system that you should be aware of. Read More
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The Kansas Governor is Shutting Things Down, Can She Do that?

On March 12, 2020, Governor Laura Kelly issued an Emergency Declaration for the state of Kansas to help manage the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. Can she do that? Read More
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