Legal Liability and The Office Holiday Party

It’s tradition for business owners to invite employees to share a little holiday cheer each December. Company parties can be a great way for employers to make employees feel appreciated and for people to relax, get to know each other, and share the joys of the season. However, it’s also important to be familiar with [...]

By | November 15th, 2017|Liability|Comments Off on Legal Liability and The Office Holiday Party

A Lawyer’s Guide to a Fun and Safe Halloween Night

It’s that time of year again: Happy Halloween! You know what that means, right? If you’re anywhere near Metro Atlanta, it means leaving work before 2PM to avoid the absolute worst traffic day of the year, except for snowmageddon (aka “snowjam”). The fact that this year Halloween is on a Tuesday isn’t going to help [...]

By | October 25th, 2017|Liability|Comments Off on A Lawyer’s Guide to a Fun and Safe Halloween Night

Lease Your Land Wisely for Hunting

If you own land in rural Georgia, leasing that land to local hunters is a great way to earn revenue on your asset and provide more land for hunting in the state. According to the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension, deer hunting leases in Georgia are worth about $15 per acre annually. In addition, Georgia [...]

By | October 10th, 2017|Liability|Comments Off on Lease Your Land Wisely for Hunting

Protect Yourself this Holiday Season

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year.”  It can also be the most stressful time of the year. Knowing your rights and how to handle certain situations in advance can minimize your liability. Common holiday situations include hosting a company holiday party; protecting packages from being stolen and protecting your home when you’re gone. [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|General, Liability|Comments Off on Protect Yourself this Holiday Season

Failure to Warn May Result in Liability

Failure to Warn May Result in Liability If you watch television at all, then you’ve seen the pharmaceutical ads on with the long list of potential side effects – including death. Why would these companies share all of this information? Well, it’s the law. If a manufacturer fails to adequately warn of potential dangers of its products’ use, [...]

By | February 26th, 2016|Liability, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Failure to Warn May Result in Liability

Don’t Slip and Ignore Who’s Liable When Icy Weather is Forecasted

Don’t Slip and Ignore Who’s Liable When Icy Weather is Forecasted Blog Post Written By Michael Miller With the weather finally turning cold, snow and ice are a possibility. Now, is a good time to understand who’s responsible if someone were to slip and fall while on your property. I would like to share how property owners' [...]

By | January 13th, 2016|Liability, Personal Injury, Slip And Fall|Comments Off on Don’t Slip and Ignore Who’s Liable When Icy Weather is Forecasted

Hosting a Holiday Party – What’s Your Liability?

Hosting a Holiday Party - What’s Your Liability? By Michael Miller Practically every single person reading this article will attend or host at least one holiday party. As my parents used to joke, “It’s all fun and games, until someone gets poked in the eye.” Well, that mantra is also true as we prepare for the festive [...]

By | November 12th, 2015|General, Liability|Comments Off on Hosting a Holiday Party – What’s Your Liability?