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Year: 2023

Why do some business partners fall out?

Running a company on your own can be a daunting task. You have to take all of the financial risks and then oversee the day-to-day running of the company. That’s why many business owners opt to enlist the assistance of a business partner.  A business partnership can be...

Is a North Dakota DUI charge a felony or a misdemeanor?

Someone accused of driving under the influence (DUI) charge in North Dakota might jump to the conclusion that pleading guilty is the best response. A surprising percentage of DUI defendants do not even attempt to push back against the charges they face.  Someone who...

3 reasons divorces become contested

Divorce is said to be “uncontested” when the couple is willing to work together to craft their own agreements about all the issues that must be decided, including things like the division of assets and debts, matters of support, and custody of the children....

Is participating in a riot a crime?

While protests are often peaceful, they could turn ugly when violence is involved. At that point they become riots, and their chaotic nature could lead to property damage and injuries. North Dakota has laws prohibiting rioting; anyone caught participating or directing...

When does shoplifting become a felony crime?

As defined by North Dakota law, shoplifting is the willful taking of unpaid merchandise with the intent to deprive a store. It’s a broad term that can refer to various actions that are related to the offense, such as concealing unpaid goods, altering price tags and...