Why Business Leaders Need to Understand the Law

24 October, 2023

The law β€” both in the U.S. and around the globe β€” continues to change as technology advances, the social and political climate evolves and industries grow and decline. It’s more important than ever for managers and executives to understand relevant legal issues so they can make better, more informed …

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Five Pressing Employment Law Issues HR Professionals Should Know

21 September, 2023

A law-informed HR department can help prevent discrimination; ensure lawful and ethical recruitment and promotion processes; communicate terms and conditions of employment; and protect against harassment. And you don’t have to be a lawyer to help facilitate a viable workplace β€” it starts with examining the legal relationship between employee …

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A Conversation With Current Online MLS Students and Graduates

13 April, 2021

Non-lawyer professionals who work regularly with lawyers and legal issues seek out a Master of Legal Studies (MLS) to advance their knowledge and, ultimately, their careers. The online MLS from Northeastern University School of Law was specifically created for those who do not wish to practice law but would like …

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