Legal Guide

Legal Guide (Page 32)

How the DUI laws affect first time offenders?

Most DUI laws across the 50 states of the USA follow a subjective standard. According to the California penal code, driving under the influence is a severe offense. If you face such charges, be ready to go through a grueling legal process consisting of fines, court appearances, and fees that can even lead to imprisonment in some more severe cases. Suppose a police officer observes the driving and... ❯❯❯

How Can a Lawyer Help You Claim Damage After a Car Accident?

An automobile accident can prove fatal sometimes. Even if it didn't cause any severe injuries, the experience could be mentally and psychologically torturing. That's why you need to claim compensation from the responsible parties. With the help of an attorney, you can expect thorough guidance along the process. They can collect evidence and records to study them, reach out to other experts to make... ❯❯❯

Should I Take Pictures After a Car Accident?

If you are ever in a car accident, you may find yourself stunned, injured, and maybe in shock. Your first concern should be getting the medical care you need. Taking pictures may be the last thing on your mind, however it is crucial to stay calm because your actions in the aftermath of a traffic accident will not only impact your safety, but your legal rights as well. When a motor vehicle... ❯❯❯

4 Things You Can Do To Make Divorce Less Stressful

When you are getting married, you might think that you have found the person of your dreams. However, a lot of people find out later on that their dreams were a nightmare, and now they want to get out. A divorce is the only solution when you are no longer happy with your spouse, but it does trigger a lot of emotions that might cause stress. As divorce is such a big thing in a person's life, you... ❯❯❯

Potential Charges & Punishments For Bar Fights

A bar fight can escalate quickly from zero to a hundred. Despite being seemingly harmless, bar fights can turn into a crime state. One party can have too much drink, while the other party gets into their face. You are relaxing from a tiring week at work, and wham! You find yourself amidst verbal and physical provocations, and before you know, things explode to the worst. Perhaps, with... ❯❯❯

4 Top Considerations While Choosing a Personal Injury Attorney

Personal injury cases, either from slip and fall, car accidents, medical malpractice, dog bites, to mention a few, can be overwhelming. As you strive to protect your rights, get fair compensation, and conclude the claim with the least friction possible, enlisting a personal injury attorney can’t be stressed enough. The attorney will save your time, remain objective, and thoroughly... ❯❯❯

Why Should I Hire a Personal Injury Attorney in Lexington, KY?

For every 1,000 people in Kentucky, statistics show that 603 make visits to an emergency room each year. Although there are numerous reasons why someone might make a trip to the ER, a substantial number of these may involve injuries or illnesses that give rise to a personal injury claim. Royalty-free image More than 38,000 non-fatal workplace injuries were reported in Kentucky in 2019, for... ❯❯❯

How I Handle Jury Selection In My Criminal Defense Cases

When I'm looking for prospective jurors in any criminal defense case, I'm looking to get the best possible juror that I can hope for. To that end, this is how at Bruno Law Offices we look for or just do the following 10 things: 1) Career: Does a juror work in any kind authoritarian-style job that might make them inclined to identify with various levels of government? Examples might include... ❯❯❯

Can a Divorce Lawyer Drop a Client?

Attorneys and clients end up forging a special type of relationship as they're working together. There are certain levels of trust there that are developed. After all, as a client, your lawyer ends up knowing more about you than many other people, including perhaps your spouse. So there is certainly some trust that must be fostered in such a relationship. However, it's not as if lawyers and... ❯❯❯

Here's What to Do After a Semi Accident

Were you aware that you can get money if you've been in a semi accident? If you got into a semi accident today, you may wonder how you'd pay for damages and injuries. However, those that have been in accidents through no fault of their own can seek compensation from the responsible party. To get compensation, you'll need to go through several steps to ensure you're eligible. We want to remind... ❯❯❯