Legal Guide

Legal Guide (Page 211)

If You're Charged with a Crime and Don't Hire a Lawyer, You're Making a Huge Mistake

We all like to believe that our legal system is effective at protecting the innocent and bringing the guilty to justice. And while the system used in the US is generally thought of as being quite efficient, that doesn't mean it's perfect. In fact, a study found that as many as 10,000 people a year may be wrongfully convicted of significant crimes. While that number would be huge for just... ❯❯❯

When is it Necessary to Contact an Accident Attorney?

Unfortunately, car accidents happen, and they happen quite often. Often times, the scenarios that develop and play out are difficult and complex to deal with, and may require the assistance of accident attorneys. While it is not always necessary to hire a personal injury lawyer, there are a number of circumstances in which a lawyer can be of great service to you. If you have been involved in an... ❯❯❯

UK Immigration Control Changes as E-border System Fails

With the vast influx of immigrants wishing to settle in the UK and the constant threat of terrorism it was deemed necessary to find a way of controlling and checking every passenger entering here. The system of technology based border controls called ‘the e-borders system’ was launched in May 2009 with an aim of being fully operational by 2014. However, by collecting data from this system and... ❯❯❯

Expunge that Record!

Clearing Your Criminal Record: Expungement The past is often one the biggest obstacles to anyone who is trying to put their life back on track. Whether that means professionally, financially, or even personally, a criminal record can damage many things that seem rather simple for most other people. While dealing with it may be par for the course for some, others may qualify for something known... ❯❯❯

How to Know if an Annuity No Longer Fits Your Needs

Annuities can be great products. They provide a lifetime income stream for you when you retire or when you receive money as part of a settlement. However, annuities aren't always the best product for everyone. Annuities can be problematic when you need a lump sum of cash for one reason or another. How do you know if your annuity no longer fits your needs?  Do You Have Major Life Events That... ❯❯❯

5 Common Small Business Legal Mistakes to Avoid

Starting your own small business is bound to be a process fraught with mistakes, but so long as you have the right people in place to offer you advice and the wealth of their considerable experience, you should be able to avoid the pitfalls commonly associated with launching a business enterprise. That said, one of the most important areas to address is legal issues since a big mistake in this... ❯❯❯

Asleep at the Wheel: Dangers of Drowsy Driving

When most people think of dangerous driving, they think of driving under the influence or road rage. However, something that a lot of adults seem to do without realizing how dangerous it can be is drive while they are drowsy. In fact, studies show that about 60% of adult drivers have driven while drowsy in just the last year. Of the those 60%, 37% have even admitted to downright falling asleep at... ❯❯❯

5 Factors for Law Firms to Consider When Hiring a Document Shredding Company

These days, privacy is everything. If you are a law firm, privacy is even more important. Client information, depositions, financial records and any other form of confidential documentation can start to build up. Sure, you have to digitize most of it, but what about the tangible records that you are required to keep? There probably aren’t enough file cabinets to keep it all in. This is why it is... ❯❯❯

Arc Flash Precautions, Dangers and Safety (Infographic)

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How to Select and Prepare the Best Expert Witness

Expert witnesses may be called upon to testify in all different kinds of court cases, and they can provide some of the most crucial testimony, potentially swaying the jury in favor of the prosecution or defense with the evidence and opinions they deliver. These witnesses can come from nearly any field or background, depending on the scope of the case, so you might find that you need an expert in... ❯❯❯

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