Getting caught shoplifting can potentially lead to jail time. Every case is different, especially in the world of shoplifting. Different factors in a shoplifting case include the time you were caught, the value of the items, and any other past crimes that you are on your record. Along with these details in the case, technology could have a big impact. This is why consulting with and hiring a criminal law attorney is essential for breaking your case down and getting the best defense possible.
18 January 2016
One of the biggest problems that couples face when going through a divorce is the fact that they see it as a battle. This need not be the case, especially if you have children and simply want what is best for them. A divorce mediation is a process where an attempt is made to work out everything as amiably as possible. This means that both parties will attempt to work out what is in each other's best interest.
21 December 2015
Many times when a marriage ends up in divorce court and there is a custody battle, the court is only able to see the husband and wife. They are not able to see the extended family members, especially the grandparents, who will also be directly impacted by any orders handed down by the court. In certain divorce cases, when it comes to visitation, the grandparents may have a right to be seen.
8 December 2015
There are many different laws that can affect small business owners, and it can make it difficult for any new entrepreneur to keep things straight. This can lead to a variety of struggles, including the potential for lawsuits. It's important that you protect your business from risks like these, but that means being familiar with the laws that can put you at risk. Here are a few of the most common mistakes that new entrepreneurs can make and some tips to help you avoid them.
30 October 2015
If you have the funds to pay for your next house in cash, doing so may be a good choice for you. Cash buyers have some distinct advantages when it comes to the negotiations process. You can close the deal faster and with less fuss than someone who has to go through a mortgage approval process. For a seller who's motivated to get rid of their old house and move on, a buyer with cash in hand is an attractive proposition.
2 October 2015
If you have suffered an accident, illness, or met other certain qualifications, and are unable to work, you may have filed an application for Social Security disability. Although, you may already know that you only have a 36% chance nationally of being approved, it is still disheartening when the denial letter comes in the mail. Fortunately, that is not the end of things, but what you do next may determine whether or not you will receive benefits.
9 September 2015
According to theSmall Business Administration, there are approximately 22 million small businesses throughout the United States. If you're a proud entrepreneur looking to sell your small business, the process of actually finding a buyer and getting the best price can be overwhelming. Here are three of the most common mistakes that entrepreneurs can make when selling their small business – and how to avoid them: Selling For The Wrong Reasons
17 August 2015
Regardless of where you live in the U.S., you're likely within easy driving distance of one of 59 national parks or more than 6,600 state parks. From the Grand Canyon to Niagara Falls, these parks provide great, protected views of nature's beauty. However, even with precautions and restricted areas, these parks can occasionally pose dangers to visitors -- and if you've been injured after a slip or fall at one of these parks, you may be wondering whether you have any recourse.
29 July 2015
As children grow and develop, it may be harder to express emotions and frustrations as easily as a mature adult. Instead of trying to force something verbally through a child, writing exercises are a great way to get information and read through feelings. Not only will it help you gain a better connection with your child, but the types of writing can also help with divorce proceedings. While working with a family law attorney, a variety of child-based writing activities can be used to open communication, determine custody, and help parents understand a different point of view during the divorce.
10 July 2015
If you're in a motorcycle accident and didn't receive visible injuries, you may thinks it's okay to leave the scene once you give a statement to the police. You could be making a mistake. If you hire a motorcycle accident attorney in the future, they may not have sufficient evidence to go after the other driver or their insurance company. By leaving the accident scene too early or before you receive onsite medical treatment, you may damage attorney's ability to win your case.
22 June 2015