Archive for January, 2010

28Jan, 10

When an individual or group of individuals decides to form a business there are many options from which to choose. The types of entities include proprietorships, partnerships, corporations and limited liability companies. Within each of these there are choices to be made as well. The first and most important step in the process is to ... more

21Jan, 10

One of the most important decisions a company makes is who its employees will be. Given that fact, simply relying upon a resume without follow-up reference checks of the candidates is a mistake. An employment application gives the employer the opportunity to make appropriate inquiries regarding the information on the application in order to evaluate ... more

14Jan, 10

Hamblett & Kerrigan takes pleasure in announcing Paul D. Creme has joined the firm. Attorney Creme joined the Business Department of Hamblett & Kerrigan, PA, in January, 2010. He is licensed in New Hampshire and Massachusetts and will concentrate his practice in Business and Corporate Law.

14Jan, 10

Employers should not disclose information contained in a personnel file without being presented with either a release signed by the worker granting permission for the employer to disclose that information or a legally valid subpoena. Where there is a release or a legally valid subpoena, the employer should disclose only information specifically authorized through the ... more