What You Need To Know About “Ban the Box” and Fair Chance Hiring Laws

Rene S. Dukes October 5, 2020
Charleston Tortious Interference Lawyer

Municipalities across the country, including some here in South Carolina, are adopting so-called “Ban the Box” ordinances. These laws are designed to prevent employers from asking job applicants about their criminal histories, a practice which is often seen as unfair and discriminatory. As Ban the Box laws expand, there’s a good chance that more cities …

Duty of Loyalty vs. Free Economic Competition

Rene S. Dukes
Rene S. Dukes February 13, 2020
Charleston Duty of Loyalty vs. Free Economic Competition

When a new employee is hired, there’s a familiar litany of processing and paperwork that must be completed before the new hire can hit the ground running. In addition to tax and payroll forms, an employer may also require the new employee to sign an employment contract or handbook, a non-compete or confidentiality agreement, or …

Disabilities in the Workplace – “Qualified Individuals”

Elizabeth F. Nicholson November 20, 2018
Charleston Disability Lawyer

While it may not be a priority for small business owners and startups, the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) deserves your attention. It is a serious piece of legislation that can be difficult to navigate for employers and employees alike. The ADA is a civil rights law enacted in 1990 that prohibits discrimination against individuals …

Rosen Hagood Recognized As One of Charleston’s “Best Law Firms”

Rosen Hagood
Rosen Hagood November 13, 2018

Rosen Hagood is honored to be included in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list. Recognition on this list reflects the high level of respect the firm has earned among both peers and clients for its legal skill, professionalism, and integrity. The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based …

Five Rosen Hagood Attorneys Recognized As Legal Elite of the Lowcountry

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Rosen Hagood October 10, 2018

Charleston Business Magazine has released its second annual Legal Elite of the Lowcountry list. Attorneys are recognized based on peer nominations across twenty practice area categories. Rosen Hagood is pleased to announce that the following attorneys from our firm were recognized this year: Alex Cash (Family Law). Alex concentrates his practice on family law and …

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