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A new look for payroll forms in Idaho

Idaho business owners struggle to keep up with increasing regulations and paperwork every year—especially when payroll is involved. Thankfully, the two Idaho payroll taxing agencies are making it easier to stay ahead of deadlines and reduce paper clutter at the ...

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Stringent ozone standard could cost Idaho millions (access required)

On November 25, EPA proposed a new, lower primary National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ozone, an air pollutant that is a major component of smog. Because the Mountain West, including Idaho, already faces high background levels of ozone, ...

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The Idaho Medical Savings Account is a little-known gem (access required)

Medical Savings Accounts have had a long and virtually silent history in the state of Idaho. MSAs held early promise when they were created by the Idaho Legislature in the 1990s, but the idea lost momentum and faded away. But ...

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Protecting your brand online (access required)

Remember the Marlboro Man, that stalwart image of the American west? In addition to his iconic status as a symbol of ruggedness, he was used by the Philip Morris tobacco company to sell millions and millions of cigarettes from 1954 ...

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It’s time to love technology (access required)

Lawyers tend to have a love/hate relationship with technology. Of course, that’s often true for any of us who use today’s technology for our work. But for many lawyers, those feelings are quite pronounced and, without offering any amateur psychological ...

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Access easements in Idaho: Common problems and cures (access required)

When reviewing real estate title issues in Idaho, we often encounter access easements. While there are numerous types of easements that potentially burden real property, such as utility easements and mineral easements, we find that access easements are the most ...

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Silicon Valley sharing is not what’s best for our local economy

The public battle going on between City Hall and Uber will probably be resolved and out of the news soon. However, beneath the headline stories is a larger issue. It’s getting less attention but it has a bigger effect on ...

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A transformation in brick and mortar stores

Predictions of the demise of commercial real estate have existed since Ebay and Amazon pioneered e-commerce in the mid 1990s. To say that bricks and mortar stores are nearing obsolescence would be shortsighted and incorrect. Conversely, to state that today’s ...

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Content marketing: the next evolution in selling yourself (access required)

Law firm marketing has three primary drivers throughout the industry: Establish your authority, differentiate from the many competitors, and make the greatest impact with the lowest investment of resources needed. As a lawyer, you have a specialty area about which ...

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