Archive for the ‘Civil Litigation and Appeals’ Category

Hiring an Attorney for an Evicted Tenant Who Refuses to Leave

As a landlord, the last thing you want to deal with is a tenant who refuses to pay, and the legal eviction process that follows. However, as a landlord, this is part of the job. Therefore, you should become familiar with the laws for eviction governing your state. For your protection, before you rent to […]

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Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney for Nursing Home Neglect

Nursing home neglect, also referred to as elder abuse, is a serious problem. According to the latest statistics, more than 40 million people over the age of 65 within the U.S. experience abuse or neglect, most at the hands of caregivers. Nursing home neglect comes in different forms, including: Social/Emotional Neglect – Patient is repeatedly […]

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November 8th, 2015

Category:
Civil Litigation and Appeals | Criminal | Elder Law | Personal Injury Law

What Are My Legal Rights When Being Cyber Stalked?

Cyberstalking involves online harassment and stalking by an individual, group, or organization. It can include slander, false accusations, libel, and defamation. Cyberstalking might also include identity theft, solicitation for sex, threats, and the collection of information used to harass or threaten. As the victim of cyberstalking, you know just how disturbing and frightening this behavior […]

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Posted on:
October 31st, 2015

Category:
Civil Litigation and Appeals | Criminal

What Are My Legal Rights if Assaulted at Work?

Although unsettling, workplace violence has become relatively common. In fact, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), more than 2 million people experience workplace violence annually. Keep in mind that in addition to assaults that take place on the jobsite, violence also happens off company premises. For instance, an assaulted delivery driver or […]

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October 21st, 2015

Category:
Civil Litigation and Appeals | Criminal | Personal Injury Law

Should I hire a lawyer to fight my traffic ticket?

For starters, you have very little to lose in fighting the ticket, even if you do so on your own without the assistance of a lawyer.    You may simply appear at the time of your scheduled hearing and try and negotiate with the prosecutor.  As they say, you never know. However, lawyers appear in Municipal […]

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woman with wrist injury

What to Do if you have a Personal Injury Case?

The Beginning: Once you have received medical treatment, the next step is to consult with a lawyer who can advise you on the law and your rights with respect to who you can seek damages from (compensation).   Most lawyers who handle injury cases will offer you a FREE consultation in which your case is discussed, […]

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