• Determining What’s Legal and What’s Not When Utilizing Employment Testing
  • How to deal with defamation?
  • Crime of shoplifting
  • What defenses can be used in a criminal case?
  • What are consumer rights?

What is child visitation law?

Child visitation rights are handled by the state courts and include issues that follow divorce, separation, alimony, child support and custody. Child visitation rights are granted to non-custodial parents to allow them to spend time with their child. Here are some areas of concern that may arise with child visitation rights. Legal disputes – The parents may not be able to agree on the visitation schedule and therefore require the…

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Knowing When to Hold Your Tax Accountant Responsible

Many of us use an accountant to help file our taxes every year. Often times, throughout the year, we’ll seek their guidance for a number of matters to make sure we don’t incur unnecessary taxes by accident. However, just because they’re an accountant doesn’t mean they can’t make mistakes. When they do, it’s often up to you to confront them about the matter and possible seek out a tax attorney…

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Bullying laws in New Jersey

The state of New Jersey was one of the first states in the US to initiate anti-bullying laws. The law prompted a further 14 states in the US to pass anti-bullying laws. The laws in New Jersey focuses on fighting against bullying in all schools in the state. This bill defines bullying as harmful action towards another student and includes any other acts that infringe on a student’s individual and…

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Managing Financial Verification for Prospective Tenants

Summary: Ensuring that your prospective tenants will pay on time can be done through a series of verification steps. An important, if not the most important, aspect of being a landlord is verifying your prospective tenants’ income. And, let’s say you’re running an apartment complex and are caring for dozens of tenants, you may become overwhelmed by financial difficulties if you don’t properly take the necessary verification steps. This can…

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The services a construction consulting services firm provides

Written by Lyle Charles Most reputed construction consulting services will provide years of experience and knowledge to assist a project to meet its goals. Consultants will also help the project’s team to meet challenges that arise with owners, contractors, engineers, and architects throughout the construction process. Construction consulting service firms will offer some of the following services; Construction management – A construction management team will usually be assigned to specific projects…

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What is an alibi and how it works?

An alibi means that the defendant can demonstrate evidence in a criminal case that they were somewhere other than the scene of the crime. The defendant can rely on another witness to testify in person that they were with or in the same room/area as the defendant. The defendant does not have to take the stand if she/he feels that their past may be questioned and their credibility may be…

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Four important categories affecting immigration

Laws on immigration can be confusing and include many factors. Here are important factors that affect the four main immigration categories. Family-based immigration – This category allows US citizens or lawful permanent residents to bring in family members to the US. The limit for family-based visas is 480,000 a year. However, there is no limit on immediate family, which includes children and spouses, if they are within the age and…

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Qualifying your potential construction expert witness

Written by Lyle Charles In order to win a construction defect case, it is vital to hire the right construction expert witness that can reduce liabilities and damages that a construction company will have to pay. The construction expert hired for the case should also be able to communicate complex processes into simple language that judges, juries, and arbitrators can easily understand. Therefore qualifying and vetting your construction expert witness is…

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When should you accept a plea bargain in your criminal case

Being arrested can be terrifying, stressful and often confusing. In most cases, once a person is arrested, things can move fast and get very complicated. In a confused mental state, it can be tempting to accept a plea bargain from a prosecutor. However, you need to know if you are getting the best deal. Before accepting a plea bargain you should ask yourself a few questions: Have I talked to…

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Slip and fall handbook

Often people slip and fall when they are on someone else’s property. However, not all slip and fall cases give rise to a valid legal claim. These are a few areas that will help to better understand slip and fall cases. Premises liability – Premises liability is the term used when a legal claim is put through from one person who is holding the property owner responsible for the damages…

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