New Workers’ Compensation Laws in Georgia

The law relating to workers’ compensation in Georgia changes in some respect almost every year. This year is no different. This year the Georgia Legislature with assistance from the State Board of Workers’ Compensation’s Advisory Council, amended...

Why Workers’ Compensation Insurance is Good for Business

If you have three or more employees, chances are that you are required to have workers’ compensation insurance. Almost every business in the United States that has employees must deal with the question of workers’ compensation. Most states, including Georgia,...

Does Your Company Need Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

Under the workers’ compensation system, employers are required to purchase insurance that provides benefits to employees who suffer work-related injuries and illnesses. The system strikes a compromise between employers and employees: Employees get benefits...

Divorce? There’s an app for that!

The age of e-mails and smartphones has changed the way divorced couples communicate after the break-up and it’s often for the better, particularly when children are involved. Amanda Yenerall, an attorney with Stewart, Melvin, & Frost, provides some legal...