3 Great Advantages Of Utilizing Alternative Dispute Resolution As Opposed To Going To Court


If you've found yourself in a legal dispute with another party, you don't always have to hash it out in court. A better solution may be alternative dispute resolution. This type of legal process comes with the following advantages.  Save Money If your dispute with another party ends up in court, you may spend a lot of money on legal fees. After all, the legal system isn't always that efficient. The discovery process, for example, can take months.

28 June 2019

Ways To Give Your Personal Injury Lawsuit More Credibility


If you become injured due to someone else's fault, chances are that you'll need to go after them in court to recover the damages that they caused. However, being injured is not enough to receive compensation these days. There are ways that can help strengthen your case to ensure that you get the compensation that you deserve. Get Immediate Medical Attention One defense against a personal injury claim is to try to prove that your injury wasn't actually caused by the defendant in your case.

8 March 2019

What You Need To Know About Chapter 7 Bankruptcy


Owing numerous creditors is something that should be prevented as much as possible if you don't want to deal with the stress that comes with it. Unfortunately, many people make financial decisions that send them into a substantial amount of debt that has a negative impact on their lives. For instance, you can begin receiving frequent calls from debt collection agencies, have a difficult time renting a place to live, and numerous other problems.

5 January 2019

3 Important Actions To Take After Suffering Damage From An Attorney


Unfortunately, not every attorney who practices will be good at their job. This can result in errors and complications that ultimately cause you more legal problems. If you've found yourself in this position, you'll want to take the following actions immediately. Understand What Qualifies as Legal Malpractice  So that you don't waste your time, money, and energy fighting an attorney in court who harmed you in some way, you need to know what constitutes as legal malpractice.

6 December 2018

Dealing With An Emotionally Abusive Spouse? 4 Steps You Should Take Right Away


If you're in an emotionally abusive marriage, and your spouse is bullying you, don't let the treatment continue. Bullying is a way for your spouse to control you and they will continue the practice until you get help. They may even escalate the behavior to a point where your safety is at risk. If you've decided to file for divorce, here are four steps you should take right away. Devise a Safety Plan

7 October 2018

3 Reasons Why A Reckless Driving Ticket Should Be Taken More Seriously Than A Speeding Ticket


The various types of tickets that you can be cited for when driving might all seem like they're more of an annoyance and a cost than something that you should take really seriously. If you have recently been pulled over and given a ticket for reckless driving, you might be thinking about it much like you would a speeding ticket. However, reckless driving is something that you should take a lot more seriously than your average speeding ticket.

2 September 2018

Three Times When The Prosecutor Can Breach Spousal Privilege


Married defendants depend on spousal privilege laws to keep prosecutors from forcing their wives or husbands to testify against them and/or reveal confidential information that could tank their cases. Unfortunately, though, these laws aren't bulletproof. Here are three times when the prosecutor in your criminal case can breach spousal privilege and compel your husband or wife to spill the beans. The Criminal Act Is Exempt Most people assume spousal privilege laws cover any and all crimes, including murder.

9 August 2018