as Wrongful Death Litigation?
by Granny's Mettle
In many cases, victims are usually unable to file a lawsuit
themselves, especially when that person is already deceased
or suffered huge injuries. In a wrongful death case, personal
representatives of the estate of a deceased person are
allowed to file a lawsuit against those responsible for
the victim's death. Liability may often arise for both
negligent and intentional acts of the person responsible.
The Importance of
by Stephen Spain
Today's society has created an environment that requires
business owners to be armed with numerous tools. Many
employers currently spend little time verifying the accuracy
of employment applications and the cost of not doing normal
due diligence can be staggering.
Wrongful Death Cases
by Mart Gil Abareta
Do you know instances where someone you know was hit by
a reckless driver, was struck and killed by a careless
motorist, was shot dead because of mistaken identity,
was killed due to medical malpractice, etc.? These cases
are all examples of wrongful death cases. Generally, such
cases are caused by another persons negligence,
carelessness, malpractice or inaction. Even though, the
death is unintentional, it is still the responsibility
of the defendant to provide just compensation for the
survivors or victims of wrongful death cases.
California – What happens
when you get a DUI?
by H. Gillogly
This is one of the most common questions asked to DUI
lawyers. When you ask lawyers this question, you do not
always get straight answers because every circumstance
Hey Landlord! Is Your Lease
by Mark Walters
The longer you are a landlord the more you strive to create
the perfect lease/rental agreement. Landlords learn in
the school of hard-knocks that some tenants are certified
trouble makers and we try our best to protect ourselves
with a carefully structured restrictive lease.
How to Deal with Bill Collectors
by Chris Cooper
So youve screwed up. Youre drowning in debt.
Maybe the credit card was burning a hole in your pocket
and you just had to get the HDTV. Or maybe you or a family
member had a medical emergency while you we laid off.
It doesnt matter to your creditors; they lent you
the money and now they want it back.
Reporting Sexual Harassment
by Lala C. Ballatan
There are ways of stopping attacks of sexual harassment,
either by yourself or with the help of workmates, authorities
and by eventually filing a lawsuit. The following ways
of reporting sexual harassment incidents may not ideally
be in the order as were going to present it in actual
reality. You shall have to discover for yourself the best
move to compensate for the violation of your rights. And
to totally stop the unwanted sexual advances being done
Dental And Medical
Collection Legal Guidelines
by Steve Austin
Every medical and dental practice has to deal with patients
who do not pay. If it doesn't deal with such patients,
the costs will simply be passed on to other patients -
the practice may simply suffer or fold.
How Did DNA Testing Children
by Avi Lasarow
The story behind the first maternity and paternity tests
used for legal purposes. This year marks the 20th anniversary
of a remarkable discovery which forever changed the legal
profession. In 1985, Alec Jeffreys (now Sir Alec), a young
genetics professor at Leicester University, discovered
DNA fingerprintingthe technique which allows for
unambiguous human identification as well as relationship
identification between different people.
Stop Your Employee From
Becoming Your Competitor
by Woody Quinones
You know the routine. You've hired an eager individual
willing to come onboard and learn the business. You've
taught them, trained them, worked hand in hand and side
by side for 2 solid years. Then all of a sudden your employee
quits for no apparent reason.
by John Eastwood
Accidents do happen, but if you feel you had a slip trip
or fall that was due to someone elses negligence,
you have the right to claim compensation. Personal injuries
because of slipping, tripping and falling are a fact of
life, but sometimes they are the result of carelessness
on the part of individuals or municipal councils who are
liable to pay compensation for it.