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LawMatters-October 2017

Even though we may not always realize it, the law impacts virtually every aspect of our lives. For example, how should you pay your employees if a natural disaster forces you to close your office? Can the NFL discipline football players who protest the national anthem? What does it mean to be a “good” divorced parent? Should Qatar host the World Cup in 2022?

At the heart of each of these questions are significant legal considerations, and our attorneys wrote about them for this month’s LawMatters. Read about our team’s answers and insights, as well as the latest news from our firm, in this month’s edition of the LawMatters newsletter:

Can the NFL Discipline Football Players Who Protest the National Anthem?
Politics aside, there is a lot of discussion regarding the NFL football players who have protested and continue to protest the National Anthem. The football players…Read More Here.




In the October edition of LawMatters:

  • Seymour Stern Celebrates 55 Years in Business and Real Estate Law
  • CEO interview with Rob Meagher, Founder, Editor-In-Chief, and President of CBE Press


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