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Legal malpractice is something that is still not fully understood by many people. But it can cause them a lot of harm if they’re a victim of it. Here’s what you need to know about it and what to do if you suspect you’ve been a victim. What is Legal Malpractice? If you are going to prove that you are the victim of legal malpractice, you first need to be sure. So, what is legal malpractice? If a lawyer that you hired to represent you fails to act in your interests and to represent you adequately, this is legal malpractice. It could...

Photo Credit: Flickr Most of you will have heard about the removal of sanctions on Iran by the current US administration. But what does it all mean? If you want to know more, read on, as we reveal the arguments for and against the new deal and relationship between the two countries. Pro: Better Economic Outlook For Iran There’s no doubt that the lifting of sanctions gives a more positive outlook for Iran. With more money coming in, people will have a chance to build better lives – and that could be beneficial for the rest of...

The reason that you’ve been arrested and whether or not you’re guilty are irrelevant, so we won’t talk about that. What we will talk about, however, is what to do if you’ve been (or ever get) arrested. Getting arrested, whether you’re guilty or not, can be incredibly intimidating and confusing. Especially if you don’t know what your rights are. What should you say? What shouldn’t you do? Are you entitled to a lawyer even if you can’t afford one? These are all questions that everyone, whether you’re planning a criminal...

Your relationship with your spouse has come to the point where at least one of you or probably both of you have decided to part ways and legalize this decision by filing a divorce. It is not mandatory that every divorce appeal be presented by a lawyer.  You can plead your case by yourself. But the process to get a divorce is not something that everybody is aware of and little professional help in the form of the divorce lawyer is quite welcome. But how do you choose the right divorce lawyer. Well, here are a few steps that can help you...

Let’s face it, when multi-million dollar businesses (multi-billion in some cases) go to court to either attack or defend themselves, there is only one winner and it’s not the consumer. It’s the lawyers. Most solicitors have worked hard to get where they are and they are the most qualified people to handle cases of such enormous complexity in areas such as the technology market and the patent world. Millions of dollars are spent on high profile tech and auto cases and the money involved is astronomical. Some would say this is a good...

Facing injuries and financial losses due to an accident caused for negligence of others? Contact with a personal injury solicitors today and recover all the money you deserve for your injuries by making a compensation claim. You will get skilled representation to get back every penny you are entitled to get. Other’s negligence which led you to the injury should never be ignored. It is breaching of duties and responsibilities towards other people, which is results as injuries, losses, damages and some time death. Personal injury solicitors...

Attorney-client privilege is one of the most important aspects of the legal system when it comes to protecting the rights of citizens, but yet, it’s also one of the most misunderstood. It’s a concept meant to give clients comfort and allow them to be as open and honest with their attorneys as possible, but to use this privilege properly one must fully understand it’s requirements and exceptions. Though specific laws may vary by state, here is a general guideline concerning the principles of attorney-client privilege that will help...

Most people never imagine getting caught in the throes of a criminal investigation, but realistically, it could happen to anyone. Hopefully, you never find yourself in the wrong place at the wrong time, but in the event that you do, it’s a good idea to know ahead of time how to properly handle the situation. No matter the charges, you have rights, and it’s crucial to protect those in a criminal law case from the very beginning. Avoid making the following errors as best you can to prevent seriously damaging your defense. Volunteering...

Any time you are involved in the middle of a personal injury case, it is important to assess your situation to determine whether or not you need professional assistance. Hiring a personal injury attorney is highly recommended whether you have been involved in an accident at a local place of business, outdoors or even at another place of residence. Knowing how to prepare for a consultation you have with a personal injury lawyer is a way to feel relaxed, comfortable and confident to begin moving forward with your case. What is a Personal...

Any time there is a massive change, it presents a perfect opportunity for people to take advantage of the confusion. The recent healthcare plan set forth by President Obama has been no different. If you’re worried about scammers coming after you using the new healthcare system as ammunition, you don’t have to panic. There are several things you can to keep yourself from becoming a victim. Don’t Give Out Personal Information You should never give out personal information to an individual that is seeking you out. Whether they have...