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5 Things to Consider When Hiring a Patent Attorney

If you’ve got an idea that you think could be the next big thing, your first step will be filing a patent. This is the legal claim that the idea is 100% original, protecting you from being plagiarized by anyone else who tries to snag the idea out from under you further down the line. It’s an important step in the invention and development of any new product or service, and you must... [Continue Reading]

5 Ways to Prevent Slip and Fall Accidents in the Workplace

As a small business owner, you’ve got a lot on your plate. There never seem to be enough resources to execute all of your plans, and with the economy stuck in a recession you’ve constantly got to figure out ways to do less than more. There’s the battle to keep the best and the brightest employees from being recruited away by major corporations that can offer better pay and... [Continue Reading]

5 Law School Final Exam Study Tips

If you’re heading into the second half of a semester at law school, you’re probably well familiar with the workload involved in the program. It’s probably more than you’ve ever had to contend with before, but you’ve had some experience and risen to the challenge. Now there’s a new hurdle to leap, the final exam. And that is going to be unlike anything else... [Continue Reading]

5 Things to Consider if Claiming for a Workplace Accident

Everybody wants to feel safe and free from danger in their place of work, no matter what the job. While certain occupations are more dangerous than others, health and safety plays a big part in almost all walks of life. Unfortunately however, sometimes workplace accidents or injuries as a result of employment do happen and it can be a difficult time for everyone involved. Annual statistics... [Continue Reading]

4 Risks of Getting Medical Treatment While Abroad

With long NHS waiting lists and the exorbitant cost of private medical procedures, it can be extremely tempting to seek medical treatment while abroad. While there are many cost advantages associated with receiving medical treatment in another country, there are also inherent risks attached. Here we offer a list of the 4 most oft-cited risks associated with getting medical treatment... [Continue Reading]

Getting Prepared for a Winter Sports Holiday

Whether it is your first time on the slopes or you are a seasoned winter sports enthusiast, heading to the mountains for some time on the slopes is a great way to spend a holiday. Nothing comes close to the feeling of cruising down a snowy piste with the sun blazing high above. And when a day on the slopes comes to an end, it’s time for a bit of après-ski. Unlike on other... [Continue Reading]

How To Find A Good Actos Lawyer

If you feel that you want to make a compensation claim because of side effects of Actos, then you will need a lawyer to represent you. There are a number of things that you need to consider when you are choosing a lawyer. Experience As these cases are quite specific, it is a good idea to choose a lawyer that has dealt with this sort of claim before. They will have knowledge of the claims... [Continue Reading]

How to File a Lawsuit Without the Help of An Attorney

The American legal system is truly second to none, regardless of its flaws and frustrations. It’s as fair and balanced as humanly possible, and offers people the chance to find some restitution if they’ve been wronged. If you feel this has happened to you, you have the ability to file a lawsuit to handle the situation. Most people will hire an attorney to represent them in this... [Continue Reading]

Claiming For a Criminal Injury – What Documents Do I Need?

If you have been the victim of a criminal injury and would like to pursue a claim for compensation, then you need to know what documents are required to get the ball rolling. These cases are sometimes more complicated than other compensation cases, so it’s important you know the distinction.What are criminal injury claims?The most obvious type of criminal injury that people receive is... [Continue Reading]

The Legality of Different Types of Background Checks

For whatever reason you may be considering conducting a background check on somebody – suspicious behavior, potential employment, online dating, filing a lawsuit – it’s essential to know the different types of background checks that are available to the general public.  Some informal background checks can be conducted online to get a general sense of a person’s... [Continue Reading]