Commercial Vehicle Insurance Premiums: Will an Accident Cause My Rate to Rise?

There’s one thing that everyone in the trucking business is taking note of right now: rising insurance rates. As we enter a new decade, the steep increases are just getting steeper—while rates around 2011 averaged $6k to $7k, they are double that now, according to NUPropertyCasualty360. And there’s not much that trucking companies and owner-operators can do about […]

What are the Technology Considerations for a New Law Firm?

When establishing a new law firm, there are many aspects of the business to consider, from standard business components to the ins-and-outs of the legal practice. Often neglected, despite its importance, is the proper legal technology. According to Legal IT Services, Legal technology can enhance the productivity and efficiency of your firm and its employees. […]

Can I Sue My Employer for a Work-Related Injury?

A lawyer once said to me that people often ask him if they can get sued for something. He said his response is always the same, “Yes.” The point is that you can sue, or get sued, for anything at all. The more important question is whether it makes sense to file the suit in […]

What Happens in a Personal Injury Claim? (7 Steps)

Injuries happen all the time. You can be anywhere, doing about anything. Walking, driving, biking, eating in a restaurant even. Sometimes, a person hurts you due to negligence. Other times, an individual may infringe on your legal rights. There are still other scenarios where no one hurt you directly, but they are still to blame […]

Car Accident Attorney Fees – How Much Do They Charge?

Car accident attorney fees come in three varieties. You may hire a lawyer for a fixed or flat fee, which means you agree on a specific amount for your attorney to handle your case. Often criminal defense attorneys handle cases this way. Another arrangement is to hire your attorney by the hour for the work […]

Where to Live During a Divorce?

Getting a divorce is something that is very hard. You go into a marriage thinking that it will be for life, so getting a divorce was probably not something you ever imagined happening. Unfortunately, people do things in marriages that end all possibility of reconciliation. The decision to divorce is made and now you have […]

Can You Get a Misdemeanor Off Your Record?

If you’ve gotten a misdemeanor, you’re likely wanting to get it taken off your record. It can be unsettling to know that you have any criminal activity on your record, even if it was for a minor offense. It can also cause restrictions when you apply for jobs or look for a home. Let’s look […]

Can I Switch Attorneys in a Personal Injury Case?

If your personal injury attorney is not working out for you, you have every right to change to another attorney that will suit your needs. Why Would I Change Personal Injury Attorneys? There are a number of reasons you might change attorneys after your case has begun. According to Personal Injury Attorneys 818, a Glendale […]

What Can A DUI Lawyer Do For You?

When being faced with a DUI charge, the outcome may seem hopeless. The consequences of driving under the influence vary by state, but they normally result in a suspension of your driver’s license and several points on your driving record. Because you are likely not well-versed in the complexities of DUI law, hiring a lawyer […]