Legal Guide

Legal Guide (Page 175)

Why You Need a Bankruptcy Lawyer

Filing a bankruptcy may sound simple. After all, it is just declaring that your business no longer has the money to operate, right? Well, that’s not quite true. You see, bankruptcy has some laws that govern it and you will not be able to file it unless you are knowledgeable on how it is done. With the help of a bankruptcy lawyer, you’ll know the exact steps that you need to take in... ❯❯❯

Court Finds That Google Not Responsible For Internet Defamatory Campaign

Vancouver lawyer Glenn Niemela is not pleased with the A.B.C. Supreme Court decision that Google is not responsible for the defamatory information splashed across the internet. In a landmark case, a Supreme Court judge declared Google not guilty of publishing defamatory information about the lawyer online. Niemela sued Google to compel them to block the over 146 websites that contained defamatory... ❯❯❯

The Most Common Work-Related Injuries and How to Avoid Them

Regardless of whether you work in an office, a factory, or on a farm, you probably know that work-related injuries and accidents can and do happen—you probably just assume they'll never happen to you. However, with almost 3 million nonfatal injuries occurring in the U.S. each year, it's best to assume some risk is involved in your workplace and prepare accordingly. From keeping an eye out... ❯❯❯

Why Should You Consider Becoming An Immigration Attorney?

If you have considered embarking upon a professional career that will involve you operating in the legal or governmental sphere, it's important to first decide what your priorities really are. Do you see yourself more of a conservative or more of a maverick? Are you interested in working for the common good, or are you more of a lone operator in the private sphere? For example, if you are thinking... ❯❯❯

When It's Like Mad Max Out There: 5 Tips for Staying Safe and Sane on America's Roadways

Driving should never be considered a contact sport, but as more and more people take to the road with phones in hand, it's time to start taking your safety as a driver more seriously than ever before. There are roughly 5.5 million automobile accidents every year in the United States, and while the promise of autonomous cars is getting closer with each passing day, it still behooves us humans who... ❯❯❯

7 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Criminal Defense Lawyer

If you want to hire a criminal defense lawyer, then you probably need to do this soon. However, before you take the services of any criminal lawyer, you must ask him or her some important questions, which are as follows. 1. Are you certified by the board in Criminal Law? Your potential criminal defense lawyer must be Board Certified in Criminal Law. This is because such attorneys know how to... ❯❯❯

Personal Injuries Suffered on Vacation

Vacations are supposed to be fun, enjoyable ways to soak up the sun and spend time with your family. Tourism in Florida accounts for a huge part of the state’s revenue, and there are roughly 87 million visitors a year traveling to the thousands of Floridian tourist establishments. This totals about $67 billion, hugely benefiting Florida’s economy. However, it’s all fun and games... ❯❯❯

How Do You Find a DUI Lawyer and What Can you Expect From Them?

It happened. The thing that you never thought would happen did. You got pulled over and arrested for a DUI. You were just driving home, maybe had a drink or two, maybe more and those blue lights were all of a sudden behind you. Now you have to deal with the terrifying repercussions of a DUI. The first thing you need to do is find a lawyer. A good one who specializes in DUI will be your best bet.... ❯❯❯

Is the Office Becoming a Personal Nightmare?

In some cases, the word spreads around the office. Other times, however, the actions (sometimes too devastating for some employees) can linger for weeks and even months. Sexual assaults come in a number of forms, the physical kind certainly being the worst. That said many employees (oftentimes women, but sometimes men) are subjected to sexual assaults of the verbal kind (typically sexual... ❯❯❯

What Exactly Does Family Law Entail

Family law is a subset of legal proceedings that focuses on all legal issues that have to do with to families—whether it involves parenting, children, or same-sex issues. You may be aware of divorce lawyers or child custody battles, but family law actually covers a lot more than this. Here is a list of some of the major areas of family law. Marriage and Divorce As marriage is the... ❯❯❯