Community Associations and Workers Compensation

An important and interesting issue that is currently trending in community association legal circles is whether North Carolina law requires community associations to maintain worker’s compensation insurance. The issue surfaced following a column published in the Charlotte Observer in which another law firm concluded that North Carolina’s Workers’ Compensation Act, read closely, appears to … [Read more]

North Carolina’s New-Look Business Court Ready for 2015

North Carolina’s Business Court starts 2015 with a fresh look after a busy 2014 that saw the departure of two of the Court’s special judges and a significant amendment to its Rules. In addition to last year’s changes, the Business Court expects to redefine itself further with a quicker docket and the reasonable prospect of expanding from three to five judges. Here are the highlights of both what … [Read more]