When you're facing legal issues, you depend on your attorney to make the right decisions for your case. Unfortunately, that doesn't always happen. Occasionally, attorneys are guilty of malpractice. Legal malpractice can have devastating consequences for you, your family and your future. It's important to note that legal malpractice doesn't mean that a minor mistake has been made, or that you lost your case. For legal malpractice to exist, your attorney must have made serious and negligent mistakes in the handling of your case.
If you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI), then you should be careful with the defense strategies you choose for your case. This is because there are many DUI defenses that people try, but not all of them work. Here are some of the viable defenses you should try: You Were Improperly Stopped The police don't have the authority to stop anyone and everyone on the road. The police need a reason--known as called probable cause--to stop you.
If you've been the victim of a car accident, your life will probably undergo many changes. Being hurt and having to deal with your wrecked vehicle can seem overwhelming enough before you even consider the emotional effects of the wreck. Personal injury law recognizes just how damaging the mental effects of being involved in a car accident can be and addresses that with a form of damage known as pain and suffering.
Some individuals assume that traffic offenses are minor infractions of the law. This is true in many cases, but even a minor traffic offense can result in an inconvenience such as increased insurance premiums. Reckless driving is a traffic offense that can result in harsh punishment. This type of citation may come with additional tickets such as speeding or failure to yield. Some individuals who receive reckless driving citations get them while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, which can mean even more serious consequences.
Divorce is one of the hardest life events to go through. In addition to starting life over, this separation can lead to heated arguments. Instead of struggling with divorce alone, you should consider hiring a divorce attorney. They can assist with this life change in the following ways. 1. Provide Emotional Support Just because you're seeking legal counsel from a divorce attorney, doesn't mean all they can provide is legal support.
My husband has worked in the construction industry for nearly twenty years. Three years ago, he decided to open his own business performing renovation work. Having so much experience helped him land clients and showed him that he has to protect himself from the clients that aren't so easy to please. We started working with an attorney in the beginning to have all of the contracts drawn up and have called when things go badly with clients. This blog will show you what you need to do to protect yourself from legal liabilities when you work as a contractor in today's world.