When it comes to small businesses, litigation attorneys primarily work to help their clients accomplish a variety of business goals while also helping them avoid legal problems in the process. Litigation attorneys are all about minimizing a business’s risk of legal trouble as much as possible, and shifting liability when they can. Continue reading “Types of Litigation Attorneys – Which Is Best for Your Business?”
Keeping a business up and running requires a lot of energy, time, and resources. There are also factors that a lot of people don’t think about, such as the amount of people outside the business it takes to keep it running – custodians, insurance agents, business mentors, financial advisors, and so on. Continue reading “When To Hire a Business Attorney”
What is felony driving under the influence?
Sirens blaring, lights flashing, you are pulled over for driving under the influence (DUI). You are worried that the DUI might be a felony, but you are not sure what the divider line is between a felony and a misdemeanor. This post explain what constitutes a felony DUI. In most instances a DUI is a misdemeanor, but there are rare times that it will be a felony. Continue reading “Felony DUI: Knowing When DUI is a Felony”
Can Traffic Tickets Affect Your Car Insurance?
The answer is almost always “yes”. However, it isn’t likely to happen immediately. This is because most insurance companies aren’t going to be checking your driving record every month. Rather, they look at it at the time you purchase or renew your insurance. During either of these times, if they see even one traffic ticket on your record, your insurance rates will probably increase. Continue reading “Traffic Tickets – Answers To Frequently Asked Questions”
While you probably know that going the speed limit is the only sure-fire way to avoid getting a speeding ticket, there are plenty of instances in which you’re probably tempted to forego the posted limit in order to keep up with the flow of traffic. After all, there are times when it can almost seem dangerous not to do so, like when you’re in heavy traffic on certain interstates and turnpikes. Going the speed limit in such instances may result in your getting tailgated, honked at, or flipped off. You’re hyper-focused on the road and the people around you, and the last thing you want to do is hold up a bunch of aggressive drivers. Continue reading “Should I Go by the Speed Limit or Flow of Traffic?”
First Fidelity Reserve wants you to understand what to do if your precious metals business is facing a lawsuit. Just because of the simple fact that you own or operate a gold and silver bullion retail business, your business is always going to be in the crosshairs of unscrupulous lawyers and scammers. Being prepared for a lawsuit will help your business successfully navigate these waters and hopefully allow your business to emerge unscathed. Continue reading “First Fidelity Reserve: Lawsuits And How To Avoid Them”
Starting and running a business takes a lot of work. Not only is it often physically demanding, it is usually a serious mental challenge that many just aren’t cut out for. Let’s face it, there’s a lot of stress involved in creating and maintaining a business, and nothing amplifies stress like the possibility or reality of serious legal issues, the intricacies of which often go beyond the understanding of the “layman”. Continue reading “Answers To Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Business Attorneys”
If you are an entrepreneur starting your own business, one of the last things you want to do is spend more money on someone that is not contributing to you making more money. Sometimes when people think about lawyers they think of someone in a bright colored suit, a slightly older car that bears a resemblance to their bright colored suits, and someone that can talk their way into or out of anything. If this is your perceptions I would be hesitant on hiring a lawyer to do anything for me as well. The truth is that you will need a lawyer at some point in your business venture. People are always looking for ways to get money and if they can sue you for something to get a little money, they will. This could be as petty as a small branding issue. Business lawyers know the ins and outs of the business world and are your best bet to get out of legal trouble, especially for small businesses who are struggling to make it. Continue reading “Who Needs A Business Lawyer?”
Lawyer can be a scary word, especially when you need one and don’t know where to turn. There are so many different types of lawyers out there, it’s hard to know how to go about getting the right one. Even if you get a referral for one from a friend or colleague that particular lawyer or firm might not handle the type of service that you are in need of. It can be a frustrating world to try and navigate around. Continue reading “Business Lawyers – What They Are, and Why You Need One”
Traffic tickets may seem like a minor inconvenience in the abstract, but that’s often because most of us go a long time without receiving one. With more time that goes by, the more complacent we get, and then we end up making careless driving errors that result in unexpectedly large consequences, including: Continue reading “How To Successfully Fight A Traffic Ticket”