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.

Defending Yourself After Criminal Charges

25 June 2019
 Categories: Law, Blog

Almost any criminal charge can carry serious punishments. In most cases, the level of punishment that the charge potentially brings will influence your decision to seek help from a lawyer that practices criminal law. The type of criminal offense and the exact circumstances surrounding the alleged incident will determine how your attorney handles your case. Read on to find out more about common criminal defensive actions. You must have a good deal of information at your disposal before your lawyer can plan out your defense. Read More …

Can You Sue An Anti-Vaccine Parent For Medical Malpractice?

21 May 2019
 Categories: Law, Blog

Refusing vaccines has become a very contentious point, to put it mildly. While most people are vaccinated against diseases like measles, some people can't be vaccinated (due to medical problems like poor immune function or due to age, like infants), and even those who are fully vaccinated have a tiny, tiny chance of the vaccine not working as well as it should. So when someone purposefully does not vaccinate their child for personal reasons, rather than actual medical problems, that increases the risk of those who can't be vaccinated becoming ill. Read More …

Different Examples Of Age Discrimination

22 April 2019
 Categories: Law, Blog

There are many ways a person or company can discriminate against another based on their age. Many people suffer age discrimination each day, and a large percentage of them try to shake it off and move on. However, there are times when age discrimination is so severe or costs the victim such a loss that it simply shouldn't be ignored. You can learn about some examples of age description here so that you can see just how widespread and serious it truly is. Read More …

Managing And Mitigating Your Business’s Legal Liabilities

13 March 2019
 Categories: Law, Blog

The legal liabilities that a business will have to face can be an immense risk to both the owner and the enterprise. While concerns about these liabilities can cause some individuals to avoid entering the world of being a business owner, there are many effective strategies that can mitigate the legal risks that a business owner will face. Have Any Major Agreements In Writing There are many major agreements that your business may enter into with suppliers, customers, and other associates. Read More …

Understanding And Handling A Worker’s Compensation Dispute

4 February 2019
 Categories: Law, Blog

Dealing with a workplace injury is not a pleasant process. Not only will you need to experience the physical and emotional effects, but a workplace injury may also affect your ability to work and earn an income for yourself and your family. Thankfully, worker's compensation is possible. However, many worker's comp claims may be disputed by the actual employer and their insurance company. If your claim is being disputed, this guide will help you understand why and what you need to do to ensure you receive compensation for your injury. Read More …