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

Splitting the Costs of Kids’ Hockey

Splitting the Costs of Kids’ Hockey Splitting the Costs of Kids’ Hockey Kids’ hockey is big in many families, and when the parents split, the proper division of what are sometimes hefty ongoing costs can become contentious. In broad terms, the issue is governed by the federal Child Support Guidelines, which under its section 7(1)(f)
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Should The Police Be Arresting Lawyers in Robes In The Courthouse?

Should The Police Be Arresting Lawyers in Robes In The Courthouse? We recently came across an interesting statement regarding the arrest of an Ontario Lawyer at the Brampton Court House.  The statement reads: Statement by the County & District Law Presidents’ Association regarding the arrest of a defense counsel at the A. Grenville & William
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Obligations to Pay Child Support Even with Undue Hardship – video

Obligations to Pay Child Support Even with Undue Hardship – video Wednesday’s Video Clip: Obligations to Pay Child Support Even with Undue Hardship In this video we review a court decision from earlier this year, the court confirmed that a father was still obligated to pay support for his two children from a first marriage
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Oklahoma: Sue Ann Hamm to get 7 million per MONTH in divorce settlement + property settlement

Oklahoma: Sue Ann Hamm to get 7 million per MONTH in divorce settlement + property settlement CNN reports that billionaire oilman Harold Hamm, 68, (what is the relevance of this man’s age, for chrissakes and why did I include it?) has been ordered to pay his lovely wife of 26 years Sue Ann nearly 1
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Litigation

The Other Unasked Chevron Question: Where's the Bar?

The Other Unasked Chevron Question: Where's the Bar? Litigation Daily · Subscribe · Sign In … Michael D. Goldhaber, The Litigation Daily. February 6, 2015 | 0 …. More From Litigation Daily. Baker Botts …See Original Article S&P to pay $1.4 billion in settlement over mortgage securities ratings The announcement, which was expected, ends nearly three
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Shook Hardy & Bacon adds Chicago litigation firm

Shook Hardy & Bacon adds Chicago litigation firm Kansas City-based Shook Hardy said it is adding 25 lawyers along with staff from Grippo & Elden LLC, a litigation boutique firm. The deal will become …See Original Article Myriad Settles – Questions Remain re: Patent Litigation Yesterday, Myriad announced it has settled the BRCA assay litigations that
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Roche Thwarts Plaintiffs' Experts In NJ Accutane Litigation

Roche Thwarts Plaintiffs' Experts In NJ Accutane Litigation Law360, New York (February 23, 2015, 9:08 PM ET) — Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. succeeded Monday in convincing a New Jersey judge to reject the …See Original Article City of Birmingham still owes millions in construction tab for Regions Field baseball stadium The agreement would resolve the builder's claim
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Divorce Mediator Gerald Maggio Checks the New Trend of Divorce Litigation Financing

Divorce Mediator Gerald Maggio Checks the New Trend of Divorce Litigation Financing Divorce litigation financing can come in many forms. Some firms choose to invest money up front in the case in exchange for part of the settlement.See Original Article Boilerplate litigation and the False Claims Act Assertion of affirmative defenses creates risk for clients,
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