How a $15 Million Settlement Could Change South Carolina Injury Law

Anyone who has watched more than thirty minutes of Netflix has probably heard of Mallory Beach. That case arose from a fatal boat crash in 2019 which led to the death of the 19-year-old Mallory. The lawsuit that arose from this tragedy named members of the locally prominent and powerful Murdaugh family and a gas station convenience store accused of selling alcohol to 19-year-old Paul Murdaugh. After extensive legal proceedings, the... ❯❯❯

Infractions of Wage and Hour Laws

When it comes to the payment of wages, employers have legal obligations to comply with a variety of federal and state statutes. If your employer does not comply with these rules, you may seek the assistance of a wage theft attorney in Las Vegas to pursue legal action, which may include filing a lawsuit against your employer if one is required, in order to recoup the wages that your company wrongfully withheld from you.  How do I file... ❯❯❯

Get Out of the Way for Disabled Vehicles in Indianapolis

Accidents involving broken-down vehicles on roadsides often happen because other drivers do not notice the stationary vehicle in time to avoid a collision. Additionally, drivers approaching these situations may cause crashes by failing to slow down or change lanes. Fortunately, in July of 2023, the state of Indiana made changes to its "Move Over or Slow Down" law. Initially, this law only required drivers to yield to emergency... ❯❯❯

How Social Media Can Be Used Against You In Court

If it can be used against you, it will be. Over a decade after social media transformed private into public, we still have a lot to learn about what we choose to post online. Just like your problematic Tweet from college can be used against you in the workplace, a seemingly benign Instagram post can be used against you in an injury claim. Anyone who has watched even a couple seconds of Law & Order will know the phrase, “You have the... ❯❯❯

Responding to a Restraining Order in Alberta

Responding to a Restraining Order in AlbertaIf you have been served as a respondent to a restraining order, there may be a lot of different things running through your mind. Breaching a restraining or protection order is a criminal offence that will remain on your record, possibly impacting your future. Depending on the circumstances surrounding the situation and the individual who has taken the order out against you, it could be a complicated response. This would be an occasion... ❯❯❯

Consequences of being on the Sex Offenders Register

Consequences of being on the Sex Offenders RegisterOne of the many consequences of being found guilty of any sexual offence is that you will be made to sign the Sex Offenders Register. You’ll need to register at a police station to sign the register within 3 days of your conviction or release from prison. Failure to do this amounts to another criminal offence – leading to fines and possible imprisonment of up to 5 years. Read on to find out what information is held on the Sex... ❯❯❯

What Should You Know About Your Options After an Injury on a Cruise Ship?

Lawyers must stick to ethical standards and codes of conduct to secure the fair and appropriate administration of justice. An accident lawyer also known as a personal injury lawyer, is a specialized legal professional who obliges people who have suffered injuries or damages because of negligence or wrongful actions of others. They concentrate on pursuing compensation for their clients to help them recuperate from physical, emotional,... ❯❯❯

New Regulations On Cryptocurrency: What You Need To Know

According to legal experts, new regulations on cryptocurrency are currently in place. China declared that all cryptocurrency transactions are illegal. Websites of cryptocurrency exchanges have also been banned in China and VPNs for China (VPN 中国) are in high demand as a result. Looking from it at an angle to amplify your wealth is not a good decision. Stick to traditional investment tools apart from cryptocurrency ... ❯❯❯

How to Deal With a Property Dispute Between Brothers

When brothers are in a dispute over real estate property, they can turn to legal experts for help. The first step is to file a lawsuit. The next step is to attend a court hearing and provide financial docments to support your legal claim. If the judge rules in your favor, you will likely receive a court order that requires your brother to transfer legal title of the disputed real estate property to you.... ❯❯❯