Long-Term Effects Of A Criminal Conviction

The consequences of a criminal conviction can be more daunting than the sentence itself. Most Defendants are not sentenced to jail.  Many are not aware of the adverse consequences of being convicted of a crime.  Before you proceed to sign the sentencing order and...

Things You Should Know After Your First DUI

When arrested for driving under the influence, you will surely have tons of questions on your mind. You will be wondering if you should tell your parents about it, or perhaps your school.  Will you lose your driver’s license?  Although every case is different, they...

Can I Get Arrested For A DUI, Even If I’m Not Driving?

Question:  Do you know that you can get a DUI, even if you’re not driving?  The answer is Yes! Let’s say you just came out of a bar at night, drunk.  You enter your car, start the car, and turn on the radio and air-conditioner, with no intention of driving.  If a cop...

Will Your Slip And Fall Case Go To Court?

A slip and fall injury, also known as trip and fall, is a case where an individual sustained injuries on the premises of another. As thus, entitled to monetary compensation. Unless perhaps, the defendant brings up strong defenses to prove the injury was as a result of...

5 Things Not to Do When You Get A Settlement Offer

Whether you are involved in an accident or suffer a personal injury, there is a possibility that you receive a settlement offer from the responsible party. Although the feeling of having money often leads people to make mistakes. When you’re on that chair, with the...

Can An Injured Employee Get Compensation If They Fail A Drug Test?

The worker's compensation system exists to ensure that workers get compensation for their injuries no matter what. Since there is no fault in this law, workers can't sue their employers over this. That means employers handle workers' injury no matter the...

What To Do If You Have A Wear And Tear Injury

One of the downsides of wear and tear injuries is they are not visible compared to a broken arm or dislocated knee. Your employers might not notice you have back pain, a neck injury, or an eye problem because of the prolonged hours in front of a computer. Although...

Common Workers’ Compensation Claims That Are Denied

If you sustain an injury in the workplace or during a work event, it is best to take the proper steps to report it properly. When filing a claim, it can become stressful when employers or their insurance companies look for possible reasons to deny workers’ comp...