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Can You Successfully Fight a DUI Charge?

You more than likely never intended to get the driving under the influence (DUI) charge in the first place. That said the charge is hanging over you like a big cloud at this point. As such, it can impact not only your professional life, but also your personal one. When you’re dealing with a DUI charge, don’t waste time to get a good DUI attorney. Doing so allows you to put up a... [Continue Reading]

Why should I Hire a DUI Defense Attorney vs Public Defender?

It’s late, you’ve just finished tying one on at the local pub and it’s time to head home.  A small voice in your head tells you that you should probably call an Uber or maybe even walk home but that voice is just a muddled whisper behind the haze of intoxicant floating in your brain.  You get in your car, put the key in the ignition, and start home.  After a... [Continue Reading]

Knowing Your Rights in an Accident is Important:  5 Things You Have to Know When Handling a Personal Injury Claim

Injured in an accident and don’t know what to do? Your passengers injured or people in the other car injured? Given the stress of the accident itself, you have enough on your mind not to think of legal issues. But, to the extent you can prepare, carry the necessary tools and documentation, and know your rights, you will be ahead of the crisis. 5 things you need to know when handling a... [Continue Reading]

What Should You Do After a Hit and Run?

In a world where accidents and mishaps are common, hit and run cases are also now becoming quite common and they are increasing on a rapid pace. Hit and run accidents and cases are the one under which the driver hits your car and runs away without providing you any relevant contact details. Such accidents often happen while your car is parked in a parking lot and someone hits it in your... [Continue Reading]

What changes to the impaired driving laws mean to Canadians

The federal government has been looking to tighten up its impaired driving laws as it prepares to make marijuana legal. Many of the changes give police more power over alleged impaired motorists and also shift the burden of proof more onto the accused. Some of the changes will tackle reforming parts of the Criminal Code that deal with impaired driving. These changes would include a mandatory... [Continue Reading]

What is Domestic Violence and How Can You Protect Yourself?

Domestic violence is many things. It doesn’t have to be committed only by a husband or a live-in boyfriend. There’s also a pattern of violent behavior that runs through generations when children witness violence in the home. Both for the safety of the person being assaulted and any children in the home, it’s imperative that victims look seriously at their situation, realize... [Continue Reading]

Can You Patent Your Software?

So you have developed a piece of software you believe is truly unique and serves an important purpose. You have spent considerable time, money, and skill on developing this software and the last thing you want to do is see it used for profit by someone else. Products are often patented to protect them. But is it possible to patent software? Can you adequately protect software with a patent?... [Continue Reading]

Treating Burns Can be Expensive so You Need to File an Injury Claim

Lasers are very powerful tools. They are used for hair removal and other cosmetic treatments. Sadly, their power can also lead to skin burns. Several patients have suffered from this problem due to the negligence of the medical staff assigned to do the job. Whether it was due to negligence or just an unintentional mistake, you might end up suffering. The degree of the burns could vary. One... [Continue Reading]

How to Win a Child Custody Case - Hints from The Experts

Despite your best efforts, divorce happens. The National Center for Health Statistics reported that in 2016, there were 813,862 divorces in the US. While reasons vary, the fact remains that if children are involved, a difficult situation becomes even more complex. At such times, the first move a divorcing parent should make is to contact a child custody lawyer. But what else should you be... [Continue Reading]

Four Reasons to Invest in a Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Accident Case

If you have been injured or become ill due to the carelessness or negligence of another, then there is every chance that you will be able to take your case to court and claim compensation. When taking a personal injury case to court, you will have the choice of either self-representation or hire an experienced personal injury lawyer to fight your case on your behalf. If you are still on the... [Continue Reading]