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New Rhode Island Business Legal Questions & Answers

Can employers force you to use your personal credit card for travel?

Yes, an employer may require that employees use their personal credit card for business …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

How should I go about suing a man for theft by deception in small claims?

If you file suit in small claims, your best theory of recovery would be …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

Can I have a web site that sells pages of patterns for sweaters, afghans, etc that I have collected from magazines over the years?

The patterns almost certainly would still belong to the designer of the sweaters; and …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

What type of lawyer should I contact about creating a contract to present to each of my clients?

Any attorney should be able to help you--this is not a complex matter. Cost …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

Can someone sue me if they think they were harmed by an essentail oil I sold them if the oil was made and botled by someone(a co.) else.

Unfortunately, as the seller or distributor of the product, you are liable for injuries …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago