Legal Advice

5 Tips For Getting Free Legal Advice Online

Consider these 5 tips to getting free legal advice  online when you are searching for information about a legal matter. These steps can save you a lot of time! When you need advice regarding a legal matter, looking for cost effective (or free) legal advice can prove to be a daunting experience. Fortunately, there are
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choosing a lawyer How To Choose A Good Lawyer -10 Tips

Choosing a good lawyer can be a very scary experience when doing it for the first time. Most of us have no clue where to even begin the process. For many of us the only knowledge we have about lawyers is what we have seen on television dramas. Unfortunately what we see in these programs
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Lawyer: When To Consult One

In this day and age, it’s important to protect your rights in many different situations. Knowing when you require the professional services of a lawyer is important since many situations essentially demand it. Hiring a lawyer will typically cost you a large sum depending on the complexity and time required of your situation, so it
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Separation: Can It Save A Marriage?

Life as a married couple sometimes can become extremely stressful and the couple may find it miserable to live together. When this happens, some couples wish to have a trial separation which may help to work through the difference between both the partners. In some cases, separation is prohibited by cultural or religious rules and they prefer to
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Free Online Legal Advice

The legal system in our country can be more than confusing at times and many of us don’t have time to take off work to meet with a lawyer for a consultation. Lucky for us, there are now many law offices that provide free online legal advice. This way we can take the first steps to get the legal advice we may need.
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Legal News

Georgetown 2013: Building a Better Info Governance Practice

By VLi@alm.com (Victor Li) The inaugural information governance track at the Georgetown Advanced eDiscovery Institute examined ways to create a strong IG practice in the era of Big Data. …read more Via: Georgetown 2013: Building a Better Info Governance Practice

Divorce

Court Rebukes Father Bent on Cutting Off Daughter’s Support

Court Rebukes Father Bent on Cutting Off Daughter’s Support Court Rebukes Father Bent on Cutting Off Daughter’s Support By definition, the role of family law judges is to be fair, impartial and unbiased. But it’s safe to speculate that they routinely see a good deal of needless legal wrangling from litigants. Faced with the fruitless
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“’Just Friends’ Don’t File Tax Returns Together — Ending Spousal Support for Those Who Have New Partners

“’Just Friends’ Don’t File Tax Returns Together — Ending Spousal Support for Those Who Have New Partners “’Just Friends’ Don’t File Tax Returns Together — Ending Spousal Support for Those Who Have New Partners In a prior Blog we emphasized that a spouse’s obligation to support his or her Ex-spouse does not end automatically once the
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What Does it Mean to be “Living Together”, Exactly?

What Does it Mean to be “Living Together”, Exactly? What Does it Mean to be “Living Together”, Exactly? A few weeks ago I considered a case  that addressed whether support payors should have any input on how their support payments are spent. In reflecting on that question, the court speculated on the support payor’s disgruntlement
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Happy Canada Day

Happy Canada Day Happy Canada Day Canada Day celebrates the birthday of Canada. On July 1, 1867 Canada became a new federation with its own constitution by signing the Constitution Act – formerly known as the British North America Act. The Government of Canada reports on the celebration of Canada Day: “Canada’s national holiday is
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Litigation

Training in dealing with trauma-affected students is sought for Compton schools

Training in dealing with trauma-affected students is sought for Compton schools The litigation alleges that the district has failed to address the underlying obstacles these students face and have inadequately trained teachers and …See Original Article 'Walking Dead' Lawsuit: AMC Seeks Sanctions Against CAA, Legal Team They claim that, as part of the discovery process in
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FreightCar America Announces Preliminary Settlement of Retiree Benefits Litigation

FreightCar America Announces Preliminary Settlement of Retiree Benefits Litigation CHICAGO, Aug 20, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) — FreightCar America, Inc. RAIL, -4.81% announced that it has reached a preliminary settlement …See Original Article Big Banks: $260 Billion Down, “Only” $65 Billion To Go, Says Morgan Stanley In fact, a recent Morgan Stanley report estimates that global mega-banks
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UPDATE 1-Currency-rigging lawsuit settlements rise past $2 bln -lawyer

UPDATE 1-Currency-rigging lawsuit settlements rise past $2 bln -lawyer (Adds details on settlement, background on litigation) … the latest banks to reach settlement in the class action litigation, Christopher Burke, the lawyer, …See Original Article Latham Snags Ex-O'Melveny Entertainment Litigation Pro Law360, Los Angeles (July 20, 2015, 4:45 PM ET) — Latham & Watkins LLP announced
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Currency-rigging lawsuit settlements rise past $2 billion: lawyer

Currency-rigging lawsuit settlements rise past $2 billion: lawyer N) are among the latest banks to reach settlement in the class action litigation, Christopher Burke, the lawyer, said in federal court in Manhattan.See Original Article The US Chamber of Commerce gets it wrong again The US Chamber of Commerce (USCC) is a well-known opponent of third
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