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Best Buddies North Carolina Virtual Friendship Walk

Best Buddies North Carolina Virtual Friendship Walk

We are proud to be once again a sponsor of the Best Buddies North Carolina Friendship Walk! To accommodate the current health crisis, Best Buddies North Carolina adapted this annual in-person walk to an inclusive virtual experience on June 20th, 2020. Thank you to the...

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Second Independence Day – Juneteenth

Second Independence Day – Juneteenth

While the Day may bear many names, it singularly represents our country’s second Independence Day. Today, it continues to serve as an important day of celebration and reflection in the African-American community. On June 19, 1865, Major General Gordon Granger and...

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Congress Passes the PPP Flexibility Act of 2020

Congress Passes the PPP Flexibility Act of 2020

Congress is Down with PPP If you’re an employer still trying to stay afloat amidst the Coronavirus restrictions, Congress has just passed you a lifeline. Last week the House voted 417-1 and just last night, the Senate unanimously passed the Paycheck Protection Program...

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The Bar Exam for a Lawyer who Paused

The Bar Exam for a Lawyer who Paused

After I paused my legal career to raise three children, I faced hurdles when I tried to re-enter the workforce. I lacked a network and opportunities and faced the implicit bias that I was too old and had lost my edge.

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Lawyer Well-Being Week: Free Virtual Yoga Class

JOIN US FOR A FREE VIRTUAL YOGA CLASS MONDAY MAY 4 8:00 AM (EST)   Sponsored by Lincoln Derr, PLLC and YOGASIX In celebration of Lawyer Well-Being Week   FAQDo I need Yoga experience to attend this class? No.The class is designed for all ability levels and...

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Remote Depositions in North Carolina During COVID-19

Remote Depositions in North Carolina During COVID-19

Depose Witnesses Remotely at your own Risk. On March 27, 2020 as Governor Roy Cooper’s Stay at Home Order went into effect, I was fielding requests from other North Carolina lawyers to move forward with depositions. The push was on to try to keep cases moving forward....

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Contracts and COVID-19 in North Carolina

Contracts and COVID-19 in North Carolina

Thinking COVID-19 might excuse a contractual obligation in NC? The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on North Carolina becomes greater each day. The economic implications of social distancing have taken hold. Local businesses and individuals are increasingly...

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