2021

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 Business Lawyer Can Help You With Contracts

27 September 2021
 Categories: Law, Blog

Putting an agreement in writing and getting all involved parties to sign on the dotted line is often referred to as creating a contract. As a business owner, you might have ongoing agreements that you need to honor every day with your customers, your employees, and your vendors. Just as you honor your side of these arrangements, you expect these people to hold up their end of the bargain as well. Read More …

Six Mistakes To Avoid Regarding Accident Scene Photos

3 September 2021
 Categories: Law, Blog

Accident scene photos are often among the most valuable pieces of evidence in auto accident cases. Unfortunately, clients often make mistakes regarding accident scene photos that make their case more difficult to win. The following are six mistakes to avoid regarding accident scene photos.  Not taking any accident scene photos The biggest mistake is not having any accident scene photos. You might not be able to take photos of the accident scene because you are severely injured in the accident. Read More …

4 Things You Should Never Do During Your Divorce

29 July 2021
 Categories: Law, Blog

The divorce process is rarely easy. Between fighting for child custody, property divisions, and spousal support negotiations, emotions may run high, leading you to make some regrettable decisions. For this reason, it's important to hire a divorce lawyer to bring soberness and amicability between you and your soon-to-be ex. That said, below are a few things you shouldn't do during your divorce.  Don't Neglect Your Finances When approaching a divorce, you need to ensure your financial records are in order and have money set aside for any expenses involved. Read More …

Top Tips When Choosing A Real Estate Lawyer

24 June 2021
 Categories: Law, Blog

Real estate is based on legal transactions. An investor without legal knowledge finds it hard to navigate through property laws and agreements. Thus, it is necessary to seek the services of a real estate attorney. The following qualities make a difference in the legal services provided by a real estate attorney.  Expertise  The basic qualification for a real estate attorney is impeccable knowledge of property law. Thus, the lawyer should be knowledgeable about land zoning, property management, lease agreements, conveyance, and financial laws. Read More …

Was Your Child Injured By An Attractive Nuisance?

21 May 2021
 Categories: Law, Blog

In most instances, someone who gets injured while trespassing on another person's property can't sue the property owner for damages. However, there is one exception: children who are injured due to an attractive nuisance on a property. If your child was injured on another person's property, ask a personal injury attorney if you're eligible to file a lawsuit on your child's behalf. What Is an Attractive Nuisance? Under the law, an attractive nuisance is an element of a property that a child might be enticed to use or explore, possibly endangering them in the process. Read More …