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.

6 Consequences Of A DUI Conviction

4 January 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

Whether you have previously been in trouble with the law before or not, a DUI conviction can negatively affect your life. It is treated as a serious criminal offense and the punishments can be harsh. Here are six consequences of a DUI conviction. Jail Time One of the more serious consequences of a DUI conviction is jail time. If the judge gives you a jail sentence, you can lose your job and be away from your family for a while. Read More …

When To Hire An Attorney For Your Worker’s Compensation Claim

2 January 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

Understanding the best route to take when you've been injured at work can sometimes be a bit confusing.  If you work for a company that has a widely posted plan in place for anyone who happens to hurt themselves on the job, you may believe that you can simply contact your employer's insurance company, file a claim and quickly receive restitution.  However, there are certain instances where you need to obtain legal representation if you want your claim to be processed efficiently. Read More …