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Truck Drivers: The Consequences of Violating the 14 Hour Rule

Truck Drivers: The Consequences of Violating the 14 Hour Rule Truck drivers must abide by the so-called Hours of Service rules including the 14-hour rule for their own and other traffic participants’ safety. But what happens if a truck driver or a carrier decides to break the 14-hour rule? What Is the 14-Hour Rule? The 14-hour rule along with the 11-hour rule and a handful of others are the so-called hours of service rules set in place by the... ❯❯❯

How to Negotiate a Dog Bite Injury Claim

How to Negotiate a Dog Bite Injury Claim Dog bites are among the leading causes of personal injuries after car accidents, slips, and falls. They can cause serious injuries, disfigurement, and even death in extreme situations. Dog owners are obligated by the law to take full responsibility for their dog's actions, and in the event of a bite, the owner is obliged to compensate the victim. In case you or your loved one have sustained... ❯❯❯

Electronic Signatures: A Booster for Your Business

Electronic Signatures: A Booster for Your Business The Future Belongs to E-Solutions In the modern world, we need almost each thing around to be flexible, accessible, accurate, and properly working both online and offline. And our requirements as to the speed of every process are constantly growing. If you are fed up with processing your company’s papers remotely, converting formats, wasting time in creating templates, and so on, you will... ❯❯❯

How to Beat an Assault Charge In New Jersey

How to Beat an Assault Charge In New Jersey Assaults are considered severe crimes in New Jersey, where a simple assault charge can land you in jail for six months or attract thousands in fines, while aggravated assaults carry more severe penalties. In New Jersey, assaults are classified as either simple assaults or aggravated assaults. Apart from a jail term and a fine, the offense can attract other penalties such as restitution,... ❯❯❯

How long does it take to get divorced in NJ?

In many cases, a divorce is not the happiest thing to have to do. Even in amicable divorces, the people involved are still having to end something that, presumably, started out happier than it ended. Not only that, but the children in the most amicable of divorces are going to struggle to some degree as a result. One of the worst parts of the actual divorce process, however, is just how long it... ❯❯❯

How do you pick a personal injury law firm?

When trying to pick something out, there are varying degrees of importance for each choice one makes. Some choices, like what you get to eat, are fairly low-impact choices, but there are some that are much higher. For example, the choice of a personal injury law firm. Being that personal injuries are not simple, they are not convenient, they are not stress free. As a result, anyone who was a... ❯❯❯

How long does it take to get a personal injury settlement?

So, you've settled with the defendant for a sum of money in a personal injury case. Despite any obstacles that may have came up for you, you've managed to clear them and at least get part of what you were asking for. At this point, your next question should be: how long is it going to take to get the money that you are entitled to? This is a question with no one answer, and we will spend this... ❯❯❯

Do you need a trial lawyer for a family law case?

Dealing with legal issues is not fun at the best of times, and every aspect of it is a complex thing that requires someone who can understand the process well. This, however, is not required in every legal situation; for example, in a criminal case, a person may choose to represent themselves instead of having an attorney represent them. One question that may come up is whether one can represent... ❯❯❯

Do I Need a Lawyer for a Car Accident?

Following a car accident, you may feel like a broken version of yourself. You may have severe injuries and may even be experiencing confusion or other cognition issues due to a head injury. Additionally, you might be dealing with anxiety, depression, or PTSD. You may even have trouble working or need to take time off. In addition to injuries and mental health issues, legal concerns come with... ❯❯❯

5 Tips to Help You Survive a Divorce In California

5 Tips to Help You Survive a Divorce In California Photo Credit: Siora Photography (Unsplash) Relationships are difficult on their own, and ending them can be even more burdensome. This is never more true than in the case of a marriage, especially when there are children involved. Life throws us so many challenges, whether it be health problems, differences of opinion, or family politics, and all of these can put immense pressure on a... ❯❯❯