Legal News

‘Black Friday’ Feels like a Month
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)

In a growing trend of ‘Black Friday ‘ one-upmanship,  online and retail stores have begun the cycle of luring consumers to their stores and websites by means of the “Discount” lures, according to the Wall Street Journal. Hopefully this trend while true may just be an experimental phase.

According the the retail analytic’s company ‘Applied Predictive Technologies,’ this new trend isn’t adding more or new sales, but rather just bringing more time for the sales. To the average consumer, its not a bad deal, as it gives them more time to shop great deals.  Unless of course you’re the kind of person who enjoys camping out in front of stores over night with a thermos of cocoa, talking to people whom you’ve never met before in an act of shopping camaraderie.


One should wonder during this time, how the recent announcement by hundreds of  Walmart employees to strike due to their poverty level  wages.  Walmart also ‘warned’ employees that such an action would have repercussions.  One should also wonder, what would Walmart do if they suddenly find themselves in the midst of an employee walk out during this Black Friday event.  Many of their staff are merely working part-time hours as a growing number of employers have cut the work hours of their staff to under thirty hours a week in order to prevent them from having to pay medical benefits to the staff.

Image Credit: &

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!



Paralegal/Legal Assistant


Small law firm is seeking a full-time Paralegal / Legal Assistant for its Fairfax City office. This ...

Apply now

Associate Attorney


Lancaster, Pennsylvania law firm seeks associate attorney with less than 5 years of experience to jo...

Apply now

Insurance Defense Attorney

USA-FL-Fort Lauderdale

We’re looking for a motivated attorney with three to ten years’ experience preferably in...

Apply now

Legal Assistant (with 2 years exp./ Real Estate, Transactional, or Lending)


Jones Cork was established in 1872 and is one of the oldest and largest law firms in Georgia outside...

Apply now




Search Now

Corporate Advisory Associate Attorney


Chicago office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks corporate advisory associate attor...

Apply Now

Labor and Employment Associate Attorney

USA-CA-San Francisco

San Francisco office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks labor and employment associa...

Apply Now

Land Use Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Costa Mesa

Costa Mesa office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a land use associate attorney w...

Apply Now


To Top