If you rent a house or an apartment, it's very beneficial to know the laws that protect tenants. Hi, my name is Sally Riddell and when I moved into my first apartment, I wanted to make sure that I knew all of the laws concerning the rights of tenants. I researched tenant laws and I also spoke with a family friend who is a lawyer to make sure that I understood my responsibilities and rights as a tenant. Because I knew this information before I started renting my apartment, I felt confident when signing my rental agreement. If you're considering living in a rental home or apartment, I suggest that you read my blog first. If you are already renting, this blog will also help you if you ever have any concerns.

How A Quiet Title Action Can Clean Up The Record Of Ownership On A Property

23 December 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

When you've found the perfect real estate deal for either a residential or commercial property or find a buyer for a piece of property you own, you naturally hope that everything will go smoothly -- but a title issue can derail the entire process. Often, a quiet title action can help. A quiet title action can accomplish two goals: it can settle any questions about who really owns the property and it can also " Read More …

Steps For Those That Have Been In An Auto Accident

12 November 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

An automobile accident can be one of the most serious and dangerous experiences that you can have. The damages and losses that may occur as a result of one of these accidents can be extensive, which will make being able to respond in an informed and effective way critical. Always Obtain An Accident Report In the legal aftermath that can follow a major automobile accident, there can be a tremendous amount of disagreement between the two parties over the basic details of the accident. Read More …

A Few Things To Know If You Are Summoned For Jury Duty

1 October 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

As a citizen of the United States, you may be summoned to appear in court and act as a juror. While you may be less than happy with the summons, you need to understand that you cannot just ignore it. You will probably end up with a bench warrant for not showing up and will end up in court anyway, just not on the right day and not to sit in judgment of someone else. Read More …

3 Ways To Be A More Organized Criminal Law Paralegal

1 September 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

As a criminal law paralegal, a big part of your job is making life easier for the attorneys at your firm. Criminal cases involve a large amount of complex paperwork, from arrest warrants to arraignment paperwork. While you were most likely hired in part for your keen organizational and document management skills, there is always room for improvement. Here are a few ways to become more organized as a criminal law paralegal. Read More …

Doing Something Dangerous At Work? Ensure These Things First

25 July 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

Some jobs are more dangerous than others, but when it comes to embarking on any task that possesses a degree of danger, it's important to stop before you act. Of course, you want to do all that you can to lessen the risk of an injury, but you also need to think about covering yourself in the event that you are hurt. A good workers' compensation attorney is your best ally in the wake of an injury, but your employer may act like a foe and go to considerable lengths to refute your claim and keep you from being compensated. Read More …