Legal Guide

Legal Guide (Page 149)

What to Consider Before Going to Court

Nobody imagines that they will end in a courtroom, which means that often people do not know the process of what to go through in this situation. It is hoped that you will not have to take this particular avenue, but cases are extremely common, whether this is for something related to business, a personal injury, or money owed amongst various other reasons. It can be a stressful and complex... ❯❯❯

7 qualities of an experienced family lawyer

The role of a family lawyer and is critical in society. Almost everyone at a particular stage of life will need the services of a family lawyer. The purpose of these professionals mainly includes dealing with family cases such as divorce, child and spousal support, child custody, and domestic violence. Due to strenuous situations leading to family legal battles, the services of a family lawyer are... ❯❯❯

Finding answers to these questions should tell if you have got the most suitable personal injury lawyer

Even if it is easy to know about some personal injury lawyers by obtaining references from close acquaintances or by browsing the internet, selecting one from the short list involves close interaction with the lawyer. Asking a few questions should help to probe various dimensions of the person as an individual and get some idea about his or her professional competency. While knowledge, experience,... ❯❯❯

7 ways to reduce your risk and liabilities during a legal battle

When it comes to risks and liabilities during a legal battle, you want to lower your risk as much as possible. You face some real dangers if you don't handle your legal case correctly. Giving the opposing party an advantage in the courts is the last thing that you want to do. Let's have a look at some of the ways that you can lower the liabilities and the risk during a legal fight. #1: Never... ❯❯❯

New York “Vision Zero” Plan Putting Drivers at Risk for More License Points

According to a recent report, New York traffic fatalities have dropped significantly in the past few years. For the first time in decades, New York traffic fatalities dropped below 200 last year. This dip in vehicle deaths are attributed to NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Vision Zero” plan to make traffic deaths a thing of the past, and make the streets safer for drivers,... ❯❯❯

7 Signs You Need to Hire a Child Custody Lawyer

It is said that some divorces are quick and easy. However, that can never be said for a divorce including children. As a matter of fact, in such cases there is usually quite a number of red flags indicating you should hire a child custody lawyer. With that in mind, here are the most common alarming signs telling you it’s high time you hired a professional. You suspect danger By all means,... ❯❯❯

Exercise your rights to get adequate compensation for an oil rig explosion

One of the most difficult parts of working in the maritime industry and offshore oil fields is that there can be an accident that may happen anytime. If you are a worker who works in such an industry and department, then it is really dangerous work that you do. However, if you are a victim of an oil rig explosion, then you are liable to use legal rights. In this article, you will be learning more... ❯❯❯

Various types of IVC Filter complicates – Things you need to know

IVC (Inferior Vena Cava) filter is a cage-like and small device. Doctors implant it in the IVC vein of people who witness blood clots but are unable to make use of blood thinners. These medical devices are designed in a way so that it effectively pauses the clot before it makes way to the lungs and the heart of the patient. However, in recent times, the IVC filters have come into the news because... ❯❯❯

Recidivism Rates: The Past, Present & Future

In the criminal justice system, recidivism refers to the act of a former inmate reverting to committing a crime or relapsing back to criminal behavior despite facing the consequences (arrest, conviction, and incarceration). The word recidivism is derived from the Latin root word which translates to "fall back". According to Milwaukee criminal lawyer, Matt Meyers recidivism rates are the... ❯❯❯

When is a Birth Injury Considered Medical Malpractice?

There is no more elating and exhilarating time in a couple’s life than when they are expecting a child. There exists a heavenly mix of anticipations, expectations, hope, joy, and promises as the couple waits for the supreme moment when they will bring their child into this world. They take the utmost care of their baby during the period of pregnancy in order to ensure that the baby is born... ❯❯❯