How to protect yourself from workplace harassment

Posted April 20, 2018 12:01:58When you’re out in the world, you’re bound to meet some people who have different opinions about what is or isn’t a good idea.And one of the best ways to keep yourself safe is to be able to defend yourself.This is the position of a lawyer who specializes in workplace harassment.Alexis […]

How to get the best of both worlds

Legal professionals are increasingly being paid more than their counterparts in other professions.And they’re often paid less.According to a new study, the median annual salary of an attorney in Canada was $91,000 in 2014, up 10 per cent from 2013.The median annual pay for a medical malpractice attorney was $96,000, down 12 per cent.The study, […]

What you need to know about a wrongful termination lawyer

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has issued a warning that some of the world’s largest securities firms have breached their fiduciary duty by refusing to provide financial records of a former employee who was terminated from a job at a bank that was involved in the bank’s financial troubles.Key points:Investment company CBA says it […]

Lawyers suing to recover $1.5M in child support

The lawyers for the parents of a boy who says he was abused by his father and his stepmother have filed a lawsuit accusing the state of failing to investigate his claims of abuse.The lawsuit seeks to recover more than $1 million in child-support and child-torture claims from state-run agencies and attorneys who have represented […]

How to get your disability lawyer’s salary report

There’s no better time than now to start a disability lawyer career than now.Here’s how to get the details of a lawyer’s annual salary, what it pays and how to find a lawyer that suits your situation.How to Find a Disability Lawyer If you are currently disabled or are considering getting one, you can find […]

How to handle a real estate lawyer who bites your dog

By Mike PescatellaThe lawyer who sued a local dog breeder who had allegedly injured her dog and the owner of a local animal shelter after they had a dog together has filed a motion asking a court to dismiss the lawsuit.Amy Johnson of the law firm of Pescatore and Associates filed the motion Friday.It was […]

Why you should be able to file for bankruptcy

The bankruptcy laws don’t allow people to be discharged if they’re unable to pay their debts and they’re not covered by a mortgage or car loan.However, if you’re the spouse or child of someone who has had a catastrophic financial situation, you’re able to petition for bankruptcy.The rules for bankruptcy filing are pretty simple: You […]

Which lawyer will hire you?

LANCASTER, Calif.— Which lawyer will join your team?Lawyers are looking for candidates who can take on complex, high-profile legal cases.If you’re a legal professional looking for a change of pace, the job-hunting process can be overwhelming.We’ve compiled a list of top legal professionals to help you get started.What’s legal work like?The work involved in legal […]