The Right to Yelp!

With the growth of social media and online reviewing sites, it is not a surprise that many businesses benefit greatly from online ratings and reviews that are positive, glowing, and render “five stars.” However, even one bad review could be injurious to the reputation of a business, and an extremely negative review could be detrimental. […] The post The Right to Yelp! appeared first on Pickrel, S...
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7th Circuit Rules that Sexual Orientation Discrimination is Prohibited Under Title VII

In a reversal of previous holdings on whether sexual orientation is encompassed by the prohibition against sex discrimination in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Seventh Circuit Federal Court of Appeals has held in an 8-3 decision that “a person who alleges that she experienced employment discrimination on the basis of […] The post 7th Circuit Rules that Sexual Orientation Discrimina...
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Ohio Small Business Deduction – TAKE IT!

For 2016, each individual small business owner filing single or married filing jointly is eligible for a “small business” income tax deduction (SBD) against their state income tax liability equal to 100% of the first $250,000 of business income the owner receives or is allocated from a sole proprietorship or pass-through entity (“PTE”). Married filing […] The post Ohio Small Business Deduction – ...
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