How Can Social Media Affect a Personal Injury Claim?

Many people use social media to stay in touch with family and friends, reconnect with old friends, and make new friends. Facebook alone has more than two billion worldwide users on its site each month, and that doesn’t count Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, or any of the other social media accounts. These numbers just emphasize just…

How Does My Personal Injury Settlement Affect Child Support Payments?

It is difficult to handle a personal injury case on its own, but if you also have to make child support payments, things could get even more complicated. A settlement award could affect your payment plan in a number of ways. Should you find yourself in this situation, it is best to contact a family…

The Difference Between Civil And Criminal Cases

Some people may remember the O.J. Simpson legal saga from the 1990s.  Many of these same people wonder why he was found not guilty of the crimes. Few people know that, a few years later, another jury heard the same case and reached the opposite conclusion.  Quite a few people get the processes between a…

Money Laundering

Money Laundering is the process of taking the proceeds of a criminal activity such as drug trafficking or illegal gambling and making them appear as legal.     Money laundering consists of three steps: Placement: Placement is the depositing of funds in financial institutions or the conversion of cash into negotiable instruments such as cashier’s…

Pennsylvania Criminal Arraignment

Many criminal lawyers State College PA residents can turn to, can give more information beyond the following basics of Criminal Procedure in Pennsylvania. Criminal Procedure in Pennsylvania includes (2) arraignments for every criminal case. The first one is called the preliminary arraignment and the second is called the formal arraignment.  Although it may seem obvious,…

What Is A Digital Privacy Clause?

A Digitial Privacy Clause is an optional part of a Prenuptial Agreement.  The overall agreement is a negotiated deal between two people heading into marriage. Reasonable people recognize that some marriages end. Further, if a marriage ends, they recognize that emotions might run hot and it is to their advantage to map out an exit…

Uniformed Services Former Spouses Protection Act: What You Need to Know

From a legal perspective, there are few differences between the process of filing for divorce for civilian couples versus the process of filing for divorce for military couples. While the legal process is the same, it is still important to work with a divorce attorney Tampa FL military families can rely on, who understands the…

Mistakes to Avoid During Your DUI Lawsuit

After being arrested due to a DUI charge and being involved in a car accident, the other driver may decide to file a lawsuit against you for bodily and car damages. During the legal proceedings, there may be mistakes you are unknowingly making that could ruin your defense. Here we cover a few of the…

Tips for Getting Through Your First Appearance in Criminal Court

If you were charged with a crime, you will have to appear in front of a judge and make a plea. It’s perfectly normal to feel normal about your first court appearance. However, if you prepare ahead of time, it won’t be as scary. Here are some tips for getting through your first appearance in…

Drugged Driving – Personal Injury

Because people make a choice to drive while under the influence (DUI) the dangers are likely well known.  Televisions, billboards, and radio, combined have numerous advertising campaigns dedicated to reminding people to use driver services like a taxi, Uber, Lyft, rideshare or designate a sober driver if consuming alcohol.  Because DWI’s and DUI’s are typically…