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The Fine Print

LeFebvre Law's blog exploring legal issues related to the small business community, entrepreneurs, contractors, the construction industry, along with occasional pieces about futurism, the commercial space industry and space law, and other emergent technologies and novel legal fields. "Always read The Fine Print!"

The Fine Print

LeFebvre Law's blog exploring legal issues related to the small business community, entrepreneurs, contractors, the construction industry, along with occasional pieces about futurism, the commercial space industry and space law, and other emergent technologies and novel legal fields. "Always read The Fine Print!"

Archive for: July 2016

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General Recent News July 27, 2016

Pokémon GO, Trespass and Liability

It is impossible to miss the phenomenon that is Pokémon GO. The augmented reality app featuring Nintendo’s digital critters roaming real neighborhoods and locals has taken the mobile game world by storm, and currently boasts more daily users than Twitter. But did you consider that this game might actually expose your small business to liability? The […]

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Employment Law Recent News July 19, 2016

Roger Ailes & Sexual Harassment – The Importance of a Solid Sexual Harassment Policy

Fox News chief Roger Ailes is currently embroiled in a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson. Carlson, who had hosted “Fox & Friends” and “The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson” alleges that her contract was not renewed by the network and thus she was let go on June 23, 2016 […]

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Recent News July 12, 2016

Lethal Robots and Law Enforcement

As everyone across the country and across the world knows by now, on Thursday July 7 a gunman opened fire on police and protesters at a Black Lives Matter rally in Dallas, TX killing 5 officers. After a tense standoff, the Dallas police used a bomb disposal robot armed with an explosive device to kill […]

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Recent News July 6, 2016

Tesla, Driverless Cars, and Liability

Tesla Motors, Inc. has taken bold steps to introduce driverless features to its futuristic fleet of electric vehicles. By being a pioneer, Elon Musk’s ambitious electric car company has opened itself up to some unique risks. The most noteworthy of those risks is liability for an injury or death that occurs while the “autopilot” feature […]