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3 Things Every Business Should Know About Attorney-Client Privilege (Rodney Moore Commentary)

3 Things Every Business Should Know About Attorney-Client Privilege (Rodney Moore Commentary)

Understanding how the attorney-client privilege works is important for businesses of all types and sizes. Here's three key things every business should know about attorney-client privilege.
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US Homebuilder Sentiment Rises in August as Sales Improve

U.S. homebuilders are feeling more optimistic about the housing market this month, reflecting strong growth in new-home sales and prices.
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US Home Construction Climbed to a 6-Month High in July

Apartment construction in the Northeast fueled a jump in home building in July as the pace of housing starts nationwide reached the strongest pace in six months.
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Applications for Unemployment Benefits Slipped Last Week

Slightly fewer people filed for U.S. unemployment benefits last week, a sign the American job market remains healthy. read more >

US Home Sales Fell in July Amid Inventory Shortage

US homebuyers pulled back in July, as sales declined amid a shortage of available properties and steadily rising prices. read more >

Seedlings to Sawmills: Forestry Is Key to Arkansas Economy (Commentary)

Arkansas forestry has a total economic impact of $3.2 billion annually, with wages averaging $49,000 per year. Of the forests covering more than 19 million acres of Arkansas, only 13 percent is owned by private industry. read more >

Central Arkansas Housing Market Responds to Decline in Household Size

As homeownership in the United States and in Arkansas has declined, the nature of the housing market has changed, notes a recent report by Metroplan, the federally designated planning agency for Pulaski, Faulkner, Saline and Lonoke counties. read more >

Arkansas Unemployment Unchanged at 3.9 Percent

Arkansas' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.9 percent in July, according to a report Friday by the state Department of Workforce Services. read more >

3 Things Every Business Should Know About Attorney-Client Privilege (Rodney Moore Commentary)

Understanding how the attorney-client privilege works is important for businesses of all types and sizes. Here's three key things every business should know about attorney-client privilege. read more >

US Home Construction Climbed to a 6-Month High in July

Apartment construction in the Northeast fueled a jump in home building in July as the pace of housing starts nationwide reached the strongest pace in six months. read more >

US Homebuilder Sentiment Rises in August as Sales Improve

U.S. homebuilders are feeling more optimistic about the housing market this month, reflecting strong growth in new-home sales and prices. read more >