Wage and Hour Laws

By Tara Nethercott The following is a brief summary of state employment laws.  This summary is provided for general information only and is not intended as legal advice.  Please consult a Woodhouse Roden Nethercott, LLC attorney for more specific guidance.  Wage and Hour Laws Minimum Wage.  Wyoming minimum wage is $5.15 per hour for non-tipped

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Non-compete Agreements

By Tara Nethercott The following is a brief summary of state employment laws.  This summary is provided for general information only and is not intended as legal advice.  Please consult a Woodhouse Roden Nethercott, LLC attorney for more specific guidance.  Non-compete Agreements Noncompete restrictions in employment agreements are enforceable under Wyoming law if the covenant

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Wyoming State Employment Laws

By Tara Nethercott The following is a brief summary of state employment laws.  This summary is provided for general information only and is not intended as legal advice.  Please consult a Woodhouse Roden Nethercott, LLC attorney for more specific guidance.    Employment At-will In Wyoming, most employment arrangements are at-will.  Generally, at-will means that an

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Business Entities – Wyoming LLC’s Compared to Other Entities

By Jeff Van Fleet In 1977, Wyoming was the first State to institute Limited Liability Corporation (LLC) statutes. As a result, Wyoming has the oldest case law supporting LLC’s. An LLC provides the user the benefits of a Corporation for asset protection, but without the complex requirements and tax implications of a Corporation.  For those

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Amicable Divorce?

Amicable Divorce? By Jeff Van Fleet Is the phrase “amicable divorce” an oxymoron? Plainly speaking, no. But it takes effort. Amicable – adjective –meaning: (of relations between people) having a spirit of friendliness; without serious disagreement or rancor. Divorce – noun – the legal dissolution of a marriage by a court or other competent body. The word

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Preparing Will, Trusts, and Estate Planning in Wyoming

By Jeff Van Fleet Nearly everyone can benefit from an estate plan. Your estate is comprised of everything you own – your home, vehicles, checking and savings accounts, life insurance, investments, and other personal possessions. No matter how large or small, everyone has an estate and something else in common – you can’t take it

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