What is a Retaliation Claim?
A retaliation claim is an action taken by an employee when their employer takes negative measures against the employee because they file a formal complaint about workplace discrimination or harassment.Read Post
Land Use vs Zoning
While land use and zoning are intrinsically tied together and are often times assumed to be the same thing, they are two completely different terms with separate definitions.Read Post
What is Considered to be Unfair Treatment at Work?
When it comes to employment, there are two basic truths. First of all, everyone expects to be fairly treated at work. Secondly, many people suffer unfair treatment. It’s unfortunate, but it happens. A place of employment can be an unkind environment. There are also various degrees of unfair treatment at work, and not all of […]Read Post
What is a Development Order?
While the State of Florida has one of the most comprehensive and progressive land-use planning programs in the country, it still has its share of red tape and bureaucracy. In this article, we will explain one of the first steps in this process; the development order.Read Post
Appealing Your Property Tax Bill
The good news is that if you believe your property taxes are too high, there are steps you can take to possibly get them lowered, by appealing your property tax bill.Read Post
Understanding Conservation Easement Agreements
To protect and conserve the natural resources, wildlife habitat, ecosystems, archaeological resources, agricultural uses, and scenic vistas that exist on their property a landowner may want to consider a conservation easement (CE).Read Post
Who is Responsible for Cutting Overhanging Tree Branches?
You think your neighbor’s trees are beautiful, but what happens when the branches start to grow over your house or shed, which you believe to be a dangerous situation? Also, what about the rotten fruit dropping in your yard? In this article, we will discuss your options and who is responsible for cutting overhanging tree branches.Read Post