In the News

04/11/2017

Minimum Wage and Overtime Law

Information from the County Attorney’s Office By Steven J. Franzen, Campbell County Attorney Minimum Wage and Overtime Law From time to time, we hear of employees not being paid for their work.  Employees deserve to be paid fully for time worked.  In many cases, the failure to follow wage and overtime laws by an employer […]

04/11/2017

DO NOT GET CAUGHT IN THE DELINQUENT TAX WEB

Information from the County Attorney’s Office By Steven J. Franzen, Campbell County Attorney DO NOT GET CAUGHT IN THE DELINQUENT TAX WEB Every year my office gets dozens of calls stating that they never received a tax bill for their property.   If you own property, you must pay taxes on that property.   If you do […]

04/11/2017

Road Rage

Information from the County Attorney’s Office By Steven J. Franzen, Campbell County Attorney ROAD RAGE Incidents of screaming, rude gestures, and sometimes even violence are reported frequently on our roadways to the point where the behavior has earned the name of “road rage.”  “Road rage” incidents occur as a result of an aggressive driver, usually […]

04/11/2017

“No Pass – No Drive” Law

Information from the County Attorney’s Office By Steven J. Franzen, Campbell County Attorney “NO PASS – NO DRIVE” LAW In 2007, the Kentucky Legislature passed “The No Pass/No Drive” law requiring sixteen (16) and seventeen (17) year old students to meet sufficient academic and attendance standards to maintain their driver’s license or learners permits. Any […]

04/11/2017

Texting and Driving

TEXTING AND DRIVING According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), driver distraction is the leading factor in most crashes.  In Kentucky in 2013, there were over 52,500 crashes resulting in over 9,000 injuries and 163 fatalities due to distracted driving.  10% of all drivers under the age of 20 involved in fatal crashes […]