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Your Legal Remedies in a Case of Copyright Infringement


Are you the plaintiff in a copyright infringement case? There are several legal remedies available to you under U.S. law. Learn about them in this article ...

Civil Law vs. Criminal Law


Wondering about the differences between civil law and criminal law? Here, we take a look at the origins of each field and answer some common questions about them.

The Top 8 Defenses of the Criminal Defendant


Been charged with a crime and due to be tried in court? From denial to disorder to duress, there's a variety of common defenses available to a criminal defendant. Learn...

Your Quick Guide to Small Claims Court


Facing small claims court? We've compiled a short but helpful post on small claims, how they work, how to file them and what to expect. Check it out here and bookmark it...

The Top 5 Objections in Court Trials


How many times have we read, heard or seen the phrase, 'Objection, your Honor!' in legal-themed media? In this article, we discuss the 5 most common reasons why an...

What Benefits Are Veterans Legally Entitled To?


Depending on how they were discharged, veterans who served in the U.S. military could be eligible for many benefits ranging from VA home loans to retirement pay. Learn...

6 Legal Considerations for Home Sellers


If you have made the decision to sell your home, there are six legal issues to bear in mind as you approach the selling process. Learn about them in this article.

How to Get a Patent Without an Attorney's Help


Want to get a patent for your idea but don't want to pay the attorney fees? Learn how to do it without the help of a lawyer. This article outlines the 4 steps you'll...

What Is the Legal Extent of Police Power in America?


While police department and members of law enforcement have police powers in America, these powers aren't unlimited. Find out more about the legal extent of police power...

4 Things to Know About Child Custody in Nevada


Facing a child custody battle in Nevada? A top divorce attorney from the state explains what you need to know about the types of custody, modifying courts orders and...

Winter Is Coming: Prepare Yourself for Negligent Truckers


Driving on the roads in winter weather is an accident waiting to happen. Trucks, in particular, pose a serious threat to you and your passengers. Find out what to do if...

Top Bankruptcy Attorneys/Resources to Follow on Twitter


Want to learn more about bankruptcy and how to avoid it? We've compiled a list of the most influential attorneys/resources who are talking about it on Twitter. Check it...

The 6 Most Common Concerns About Child Visitation


Are you at the stage where you have to determine child visitation? We've got the answers to some common concerns, such as changing visitation orders, being denied...

I Applied for SSDI ... So Where Is My Check?


Millions of applicants file for SSDI & SSI benefits each year. Even if you do everything right, it's likely that you'll have to wait weeks, if not months, to receive...

6 Legal Rights You Need to Know as a Tenant


Are you renting property for commercial or residential reasons? If so, it's important to be aware of your tenant rights so that you can avoid being taken advantage of or...

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What are the legal considerations of starting a new business?


Many people dream of starting their own business. Unfortunately, without the right legal planning and considerations, it’s possible to doom your new business to...

What is my disability lawyer doing?


Millions of disability applicants apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits each year. Unfortunately, many of...

What does the law allow me to do against someone who breaks into my home?


The rights homeowners have to defend themselves against someone who illegally enters their home can vary by state. In fact, 46 states have specific laws, often referred...

What legal procedures are involved in switching off life support?


Unfortunately, many individuals have not fully planned and made important end-of-life decisions for themselves, often leaving loved ones struggling to determine what the...

Medical malpractice awards: What can I expect?


Individuals who have been injured due to the negligence of a medical professional may be entitled to compensation for their injuries. All injuries or negative results...

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