Archive for August, 2015

Crime Important Facts for You to Know

Criminal defense attorney

These days we often need to take extra steps within the law to protect ourselves. We need to know how to do certain things like hire a lawyer, filing a restraining order and what rights we have to uphold. Many of the aspects people are looking into these days include questions about DUIs, domestic and elderly abuse, wrongful convictions and probation details.
DUI Crimes
It’s a common misconception that if you are charged with your first DUI, you will not be arrested. However, on their first offense, over 1.4 million people are arrested yearly for a DUI. DUI consequences can be very serious. In California, the maximum penalty for a misdemeanor first DUI conviction is $

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Did You Hire the Wrong Lawyer?

Truck accident injury lawyer
Did you hear the one about the lawyer? Yes. Everyone has heard the joke about the lawyer. While we all like to have a good laugh at the law profession’s expense, its essential to have a good legal representative on your team when you’re in a pinch.
The reasons you might find yourself in need of a legal representative grows every day. The number of people filing bankruptcy today is 600% higher than it was just 10 years ago. Over the last two decades, the occurrences of serious accidents involving commercial truck drivers has grown by 20%. Over 90% of those wrecks were a result of human error in which compensation was due to the victim. Having a good lawyer on your side in delicate si

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3 Reasons to Think About Estate Planning Services Today

Probate law attorney
It’s never to early to start thinking about estate planning services. In fact, forget thinking and start your personal estate planning today. If it’s the only thing you do all day you won’t regret it. You work your whole life, saving what you can and cherishing family heirlooms, it’s only right to determine a fitting place for it all to go when you do. If you still need persuasion though, here’s three specific reasons to get estate planning services in place right now.
    1.) Probability: Writing a will is probably the first step to get you started. Chances are good that every other person reading this article does not have one. Approximately 64% of the American population are currently will-less. Even more disturbing, just over half (51%) of individuals between 55 and 64 year

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Today’s Batman Fights for Your Rights

Criminal law
It has not always been recognized this way, but we as human beings have certain rights, regardless of age, sex, gender or race, that no one should be able to take away from us. Modern society has seen in increase in the awareness and acceptance of these inalienable rights, thank goodness, but we do still have a long way to go to ensure that this is an absolute truth for every man, woman and child on this planet. And one profession attempts to see that through, as the real-life, non-vigilante version of Batman: the civil rights lawyer.

What does a civil rights lawyer do?
When a person or business feels that they have been wronged in a way that infringes on their personal rights, the first course of action would probably be seeking Read more ...

How Business Attorneys Can Help Solve Complex Commercial Disputes

Mediation settlements
We live in a world where business has every opportunity to succeed, but simultaneously it also has any reason to fail. Complex commercial disputes can cripple a company, costing hundreds of thousands to settle and forever smudging the good name of the company. It doesn’t have to break the business however, by hiring a qualified attorney, complex commercial disputes can be settled quickly and professionally, thus sparing your business from wasted time or negative PR. Here are three common complex commercial disputes that can be settled with the right law firm.
Environmental Law
The Environmental Protection Agenc

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