Stephen Barnes, Lawyer, Dead in Plane Crash at 61

Friday afternoon brought alarming news of a plane crash in Genessee County in upstate New York. As more information emerged, it became more clear that the plane in question was tied to the prominent personal injury law firm Cellino & Barnes — and before the day was through, even more

5 Ways to Help Black Farmers

On a crisp, sunny Sunday morning, Tope Fajinbesi and her husband, Niyi Balogun, do steady business at their produce stand in the District of Columbia, selling green beans, sweet potato greens, encore lettuce, sage, mint leaf basil and tomatoes.

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The couple grow their produce in Brookeville, Maryland, about

From Identity Theft To Bogus Contact Tracers

By Richard Eisenberg, Next Avenue Managing Editor

Usually, when my “Friends Talk Money” podcast hosts and I record an episode, we’re sharing advice about how to earn more money and manage what you’ve got. But our newest episode is full of warnings on how to not lose money —

WHAT DOES A PROCESS SERVER DO?

Process servers work as a messenger service to notify individuals of their constitutional right to due course of action of law by serving them with a specific notice that declares the legal issue which involves them directly. Actually, legal documents were usually served to people by their local sheriff. As …

Q3 2020 State & Local Employment Law Developments

State and local governments are increasingly regulating the workplace. Although it is not possible to discuss all state and local laws, this update provides an overview of recent and upcoming legislative developments to help you and your organization stay in compliance. (Please note that developments specifically