What To Expect From Jury Duty

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What To Expect From Jury Duty

Many people register to vote because they want to be a good citizen and because they want their vote to count in elections. If you're a registered voter you shouldn't be surprised if you get a jury duty summons in the mail. While some people may groan when they hear the words "jury duty", others view it as a responsibility they're proud to be a part of. I've been selected for jury duty several times and I've even been a part of the jury. If you want to know what to expect if you're called for jury duty, you can read my blog to find out. I hope that reading my blog will dissolve any fears or apprehensions you have about serving on a jury.

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What To Do If You Slip And Fall While At Work To Protect Your Legal Case

20 November 2015
 Categories: , Blog

No one ever expects to suddenly sustain an injury while at the workplace. If you suddenly find yourself lying on the ground after a fall that you didn't see coming, chances are you might have slipped on something that was in your path. The first course of action after an injury occurs at work is of course to seek medical attention if needed. That said, if your slip and fall was the result of someone else leaving something where it did not belong, you may have a potential legal case on your hands. Read More …

4 Ways To Prove Your Case After A Car Accident

3 November 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

Being involved in an auto collision is certain to be one of the most devastating times in life. This can affect you physically, emotionally and financially, as well. It's important to work diligently to recover your financial losses as quickly as possible and work on getting well again. You may need to take legal action to get this done and if so, there are several steps to civil litigation you should know. Read More …

What Is The Process For Settling A Car Accident Case?

15 October 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you are injured in a car accident, your first instincts may be about how you will need to take the other driver to court to be compensated for your injury. Many people don't realize that up to 96% of personal injury claims are never taken to court and are actually settled pre-trial. Your hopes may be on receiving a huge settlement from a judge, but the reality of what will happen is completely different. Read More …

Charged With A DUI Even Though You Don’t Drink? 4 Things That Can Cause A False Positive On Breathalyzer Tests

6 October 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

You don't drink, but you still tested positive on the field sobriety test that included a breathalyzer test at a check stop or if you were driving a little carelessly. Now you're wondering how you could test positive when you hadn't been drinking. The first thing you'll need to do is contact a good defense attorney. The next thing you should do is look at the potential causes for false positives on breathalyzer tests. Read More …

Dismissal Of Wrongful Birth Case Highlights Importance Of Choosing The Right Legal Theory

11 September 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

In 2014, a white woman sued a sperm bank for providing her with the wrong donor sperm. Specifically, she had requested the sperm of a white male but was given a donation provided by a black male, resulting in the birth of a mixed-race child. She filed a claim of wrongful birth and breach of warranty against the clinic, but her case was dismissed because the facts didn't fit the requirements of the legal theories she was using. Read More …