A former Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce employee is suing the organization for defamation after a chamber employee gave her a bad reference.
Mary Carlson, who worked at the chamber from 1998 to 2006, is accusing the organization of defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress after she alleges she was turned down for a job ...
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It has become a maxim that there are too many lawyers and that there is ongoing softness in demand for legal services. (Parenthetically, I disagree; there is, in fact, a dislocation between the supply and the demand for specific legal services, which the organized bar has never been able to address successfully.) Assuming for the [...]
No one doubts the adage “time is money,” particularly in bringing construction projects on-line on time and on budget. Spend any time within spitting distance of a project and you’ll instantly feel the vibe; the crush of time pressures affects those involved in varying ways with multiple ripple effects. There's also pressure on contract negotiators [...]