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Keeping It Legal - Using The Right People

There are so many different branches of law from copyright to Trademarks and criminal law and Employment tribunals that sometimes it can be difficult to know exactly where to start.  The first thing most of us do is contact a local law firm. Usually it's one that we have had dealings with in the past even if it was just to help with purchasing or selling a property. There is normally... [Continue Reading]

4 Heinous Criminals With Freaky Fan Clubs

Most people who have lived the single life know just what a gauntlet the dating scene can be. Getting the attention and earning the affections of that special someone can be challenging. Yet for some people, earning scores of admirers is as simple as committing crimes so horrible, they become a fixture on the nightly news for weeks. Yep, many men whose only claim to fame is killing and... [Continue Reading]

Getting to the root cause of industrial disease

Many people embark on jobs that have high risks.  Jobs that mean there could be exposure to a variety of hazards that could affect their health.  Industrial diseases are not part of your job description, they are not something you should have to suffer with, but they can become life-long illnesses. Different types of industrial disease There are many different types of industrial... [Continue Reading]

How A Fall In The Work Place Can Ruin Lives

It is the right of an employee to be able to work in a safe and secure environment, without fear of injuring themselves. No matter where you work, whether it is a building site, a warehouse or an office, your employer should have a number of safety regulations in place to protect you and your fellow employees. However if these regulations are outdated, or are missing entirely, then there is a... [Continue Reading]

Annuities and retirement – What are the best options

An annuity is a plan that gives you a guaranteed income after you retire. These vary from provider to provider so it's good to shop around to find out what might be best for you. Can you afford to retire? To work out if you can afford to retire you'll need to look at how much state pension you'll get, how much you'll get from employee pension schemes and how much from any private schemes you... [Continue Reading]

How Long to Criminal Trials Typically Last?

Let’s just start by saying that there’s really no such thing as a “typical” criminal trial. These courtroom proceedings could be related to any number of criminal charges, such as selling narcotics, domestic disputes that turned violent, theft, arson, and even murder. And as you may know, the wide variety of charges that could be related to a criminal trial come with... [Continue Reading]

A Newcomer's Guide To Finding A Great Lawyer

At some point in your lifetime, you might end up needing the aid of a great attorney. If this occurs to you don't panic. Using the services of a great attorney, you can readily and rapidly solve any legal problems in your whole life. Use the following suggestions to locate a great lawyer. Try to find reviews on attorneys online. Getting a lawyer that you could trust and value can be very... [Continue Reading]

How To Prepare For Your Personal Injury Case

The most important aspect to remember in regard to your personal injury lawsuit is that being organized will make or break your case. Let’s take your classic slip and fall case—you are at the grocery store, an employee forgets to clean up the mess the broken milk carton created, you slip and break your tailbone. You are officially furious! So you do what every rational human being... [Continue Reading]

Prescription Errors & Your Case For Medical Negligence

Just because you are unhappy with your doctor or nurses’ treatment doesn’t mean you automatically have a medical negligence claim.   A quick refresher on medical negligence will tell you that in order to have a successful claim, your doctor or nurse must have been negligent in a way that their ‘duty of care’ fell below the standard expected of them. That is,... [Continue Reading]

Selecting a Criminal Defense Lawyer: 5 Things to Consider

There are a number of things to consider when selecting a criminal defense lawyer. In fact, your entire future could be at stake. Hiring the wrong legal counselor to guide you through the murky waters of the legal system can be a tragic yet common mistake. When facing a cunning prosecutor and gullible jury that could send you away for a long time, you need feel complete confidence in both your... [Continue Reading]