Archive for August 2017

Hill Evans partners included in Best Lawyers in America 2018

The law firm of Hill Evans Jordan & Beatty, PLLC, is proud to announce that William W. Jordan and Everett B. Saslow, Jr. have been included in the 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers in America. Will, continually listed since 1995, is included in the Family Law Section. Rett, included since 2010, is named to the…

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Small Employers Beware: Employee Misclassification and Increased Identification and Prosecution of Non-Insured Employers by the North Carolina Industrial Commission

by: Richard T. Granowsky, J.D. August 11, 2017 Three is a magic number in NC Workers’ Compensation. For most businesses, three is the number of employees that means you need to buy and maintain workers’ compensation insurance. Unfortunately, it is not always clear who counts as an employee under the NC Workers’ Compensation Act (“the…

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Factors Affecting Amount and Duration of Alimony

If a court determines that there is a dependent spouse and a supporting spouse, the court can order an alimony award, so long as the award is equitable, after considering the relevant factors of the case.  Although a court has wide discretion in determining the amount and duration of an alimony award, North Carolina law…

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