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

Is 15-Minute Meeting With Real Estate Lawyer Enough for Family Law ILA?

Is 15-Minute Meeting With Real Estate Lawyer Enough for Family Law ILA? Is 15-Minute Meeting With Real Estate Lawyer Enough for Family Law ILA? Legally speaking, domestic contracts are no different from other types of contracts, and require certain elements and prerequisites before they are considered valid. The question in a recent case was whether
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Is the price of your wedding correlated to higher divorce risk?

Is the price of your wedding correlated to higher divorce risk? Yes, according to Emory University researchers. A recent Page Six report: The more you spend on an engagement ring and wedding ceremony, the shorter the marriage, according to a study released last month by Andrew Francis and Hugo Mialon, professors in the Department of Economics
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Pregnant After Dating a Week … Can Dad Force Mom to Stay in Ontario?

Pregnant After Dating a Week … Can Dad Force Mom to Stay in Ontario? Pregnant After Dating a Week … Can Dad Force Mom to Stay in Ontario? In an interesting recent case called White v. Noel, the court was asked to balance two competing rights: the rights of one parent to have legal and
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Father accused of slashing his wife’s throat while on vacation in Jamaica awarded equal and unsupervised access to his two young children

Father accused of slashing his wife’s throat while on vacation in Jamaica awarded equal and unsupervised access to his two young children Father accused of slashing his wife’s throat while on vacation in Jamaica awarded equal and unsupervised access to his two young children An Ontario Superior Court Justice recently ruled that a father accused
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Litigation

Alumni-elected trustees seek info on possible Penn State-NCAA deal regarding consent decree

Alumni-elected trustees seek info on possible Penn State-NCAA deal regarding consent decree NCAA litigation, you have previously been informed that any proposed settlement would be brought to the board for its approval,” Masser said. “Finally …See Original Article Litigation and alternative dispute resolution: annual review 2014 Feller: We are still seeing a lot of bankruptcy-related litigation.
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3 Reasons Bank of America's Fourth-Quarter Earnings Are Better Than They Seem

3 Reasons Bank of America's Fourth-Quarter Earnings Are Better Than They Seem First and foremost, its litigation expenses were lower than they've been since the middle of 2011. Coming in at $400 million, they were a fraction of its …See Original Article 'Waterbury litigation' expired, settlement final Ahold has announced that the appeal period regarding the
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Litigation funder unveils £60m sum for smaller claims

Litigation funder unveils £60m sum for smaller claims Augusta is one of the first litigation funders to go after smaller cases, investing between £10,000 and £600,000 in a range of commercial litigation …See Original Article Even before Silver's arrest, state defense costs pile up The state has paid $81,000 to Digits LLC which, according to its
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Mass. retailers ask for ZIP code, and lawsuits follow

Mass. retailers ask for ZIP code, and lawsuits follow … a San Francisco-based partner at the law firm Sedgwick who has represented companies in ZIP code litigation in California and Massachusetts.See Original Article A Tale Of Two Jurisdictions: Evidentiary Threshold At Certification Dukes and In Re Hydrogen Peroxide Antitrust Litigation, which subjects proposed class actions
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