Legal Guide

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Rear-End Car Accidents: The Dangers of Tailgating

Severe injuries and fatalities are common when one driver gets rear-ended by another. Tailgating is usually why this type of accident occurs. When someone follows another person’s vehicle too closely, there’s much less distance available to come to a complete stop when necessary. Instead of avoiding a collision, they crash into the back of the vehicle they’re following,... ❯❯❯

Texting While Driving: A Dangerous Distraction

Distracted driving is any action that redirects your attention from the task of driving to something else. It’s reckless behavior that can cause severe injuries and fatalities during a collision between two vehicles. According to statistics gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 3,142 people died in distracted driving accidents in 2019. There are three... ❯❯❯

Contact Neumeister & Associates, Forensic Accounting Firm In Los Angeles

Forensic accounting involves investigating business embezzlement or possible instances of fraud in a company in Los Angeles or for any other major city for that matter. The legal proceedings and financial information are dissected, and the investigators will see where the business went wrong. Some of the standard applications of this fiend of accounting involve a restructuring of an entire... ❯❯❯

Is It Legal to Use a VPN?

The Internet and the World Wide Web have changed the way we live, allowing us to shop, communicate and be entertained with unprecedented ease. However, it has also exposed us and our computers to a variety of security threats. To protect their computers and the information stored on them, many Internet users have begun using strategies that allow them to surf the Internet without being too... ❯❯❯

How To Know If You Need A Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Typically, going to the hospital and seeing a doctor can go a long way in keeping yourself healthy. When you don’t feel well, you seek the assistance of a medical professional hoping that you’ll feel better after providing you with treatment. However, there are instances when your doctor may fail to provide the standard of care expected of them as a medical practitioner. And when... ❯❯❯

Hiring a Lawyer vs. a Paralegal for Your Small Business: Which Should You Choose?

When you run a small business and you need legal services for things like the process of forming a business structure and getting legal advice, you will be wondering whether it is better to hire the services of a lawyer or a paralegal. Many people think paralegals can be less expensive, but that is not always true. More importantly, paralegals cannot offer the same range of services that qualified... ❯❯❯

Can I Sue Someone Personally After a Car Accident?

If you are harmed or if your property was damaged during a car accident caused by the negligent behavior of another driver, you are entitled to compensation from the driver or their insurance company. Unfortunately, even if it is quite clear that the other party is at fault, most times they won't admit it and their insurance company will also try to short-change you.   If you ever find... ❯❯❯

Will I Get More Settlement Money with a Personal Injury Lawyer?

The chances that you may be involved in an accident are higher today than some years ago. Many factors can go wrong leading to an accident and causing injuries that can be fatal or non-fatal. Whatever the class of injury you or your loved ones have suffered due to the negligence of another person, you need to know that hiring an attorney is one of the best decisions you can make for yourself and... ❯❯❯

When to Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident

After you’ve been in a car accident, it can be very difficult to know what to do next. You’re likely coping with injuries, the emotional trauma of the accident, and trying to figure out how to move forward to handle any car repairs. This is typically the time when many believe they should contact their insurance companies to file the necessary claims, and while this is true, it is... ❯❯❯

Law Office Insider: Getting To Know Paralegals

In this five-part series, you’ll learn the ins-and-outs of a law firm. With over a million licensed attorneys in the United States, law firms and legal offices are around every corner. People need assistance with everything from auto accidents to work injuries; that’s where lawyers come in. To give support, attorneys need help with small things like organization, to large things like... ❯❯❯