Constitution Day & Citizenship Day September 17th, holds a special place in American history. Two-hundred-thirty-three years ago, on September 17, 1787, history was made when the Constitution was signed. In the United States of America, September 17th has been recognized and celebrated as Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. On this day, the nation celebrates the… Read more »

In response to the COVID-19 virus that is sweeping across the world, Congress passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). The provisions included in the FFCRA are currently set to apply through December 31, 2020. The FFCRA requires employers who meet certain standards to provide employees with paid sick leave or expanded family and… Read more »

In the United States there are four categories that people fall into based on their citizenship status. These are: U.S. Citizens Residents Non-Immigrants and Undocumented Individuals. Citizens Citizens includes those who were born in the United States and those who have become naturalized after establishing themselves as permanent residents and applying for citizenship once they… Read more »

What is a B-Corporation? B-corporations, or benefit corporations, are a new kind of business model where the company strives to balance purpose and profit in an attempt to help solve some of society’s most challenging problems. B-corporations use the power of a business’s profits and growth to reduce inequality and poverty. Other common goals of… Read more »

Expungement In Oklahoma Do you have a criminal record? The good news is that you may qualify to have your record expunged. Expungement in Oklahoma means the sealing of criminal records as well as any public civil record involving actions brought by and against the State of Oklahoma arising from the same arrest, transaction, or… Read more »

In a study conducted by Caring.com, the majority of American adults admitted to recognizing the importance of having an estate plan; however the majority of those surveyed also admitted to not having an estate plan in place.[1] So why do the majority of Americans not have an estate plan? The study conducted by Caring.com found… Read more »

2020, the dawn of the new decade, also kicked off the 2020 U.S. Census. The 2020 U.S. Census kicked off in January with the U.S. Census Bureau beginning the count in a remote village in Alaska. This year’s census will be the 24th census that America has taken since 1790. Some of you may have… Read more »

Driver’s Licenses Going Digital Are driver’s licenses going digital? With technology constantly evolving, the answer to that question could be yes. New technology paired with the increasingly widespread use of smartphones could make fumbling through your wallet to find your license become a thing of the past. Approximately twelve states are in various stages of… Read more »

So You Own a Mineral Interest…Now What???? Many people who own mineral interests hope to be approached by a company seeking to lease the interest to explore the area to find oil and natural gas. This is often an exciting time for mineral interest owners. However, it can also be stressful and confusing, because many… Read more »

LLCs In Oklahoma A common question that arises when one is starting a new business is “what is an LLC?” An LLC is a limited liability company. A limited liability company is one type of legal structure a business may take in the state of Oklahoma. In the state of Oklahoma, limited liability companies are… Read more »