North Dakota Employment Law Questions & Answers

Q: If I signed a non compete contract for a business in Minnesota, is it still valid if I move to North Dakota?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law for North Dakota on
Answered on Jan 16, 2019
Lucas Wynne's answer
Firstly, some noncompete contracts are invalid as a matter of law and not worth the paper they’re written on. Secondly, no attorney can answer this question without actually seeing the contract. If I were you, I would bring the contract to an attorney, pay them a basic fee to review and issue you an opinion.

Q: Is a k9 sniff sufficient probable cause to search a stopped vehicle

2 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Employment Law for North Dakota on
Answered on Mar 26, 2018
Lucas Wynne's answer
Do not post any additional information about your case online. You do not want to reveal enough information for the police to identify you. Instead, contact a criminal defense lawyer for help. Many attorneys like myself offer free consultations. The answer to your question depends on the particular circumstances.

Q: I recently quit my job and filled out separation papers on my last day. My former boss apparently shared my answers.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law for North Dakota on
Answered on Mar 8, 2018
Lucas Wynne's answer
Let's say that you hypothetically had a case of action due to some form of breach of confidentiality claim - the question to ask is what that case would be worth. The best way to answer that question is to determine how sensitive the information was and whether it was subject to some form of right of privacy. Did the boss disclose that you have a medical condition that was previously disclosed confidentially? That may be something. Did the boss disclose that you said you did not like the...

Q: how do I collect permanant disability payments

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Workers' Compensation for North Dakota on
Answered on Dec 20, 2017
Lucas Wynne's answer
You retain a workers' compensation attorney.

Q: I have a work comp case in Nd. Will there be a cash settlement after I have recovered from my broken back or maybe not

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation and Car Accidents for North Dakota on
Answered on Dec 19, 2017
Lucas Wynne's answer
There is no way to predict the outcome of your case. You should hire a lawyer.

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