What you need to know about child custody cases

A child custody case is one in which a parent is not allowed to share custody of a child with another parent.The child is placed in the care of a relative or a third party, or both, unless a judge finds the parent’s custody arrangement is “voluntary.”A judge may also decide whether a child’s relationship […]

When do you need to file a child custody case?

You don’t need to wait until the court process is complete to file your child custody suit.A new law in the state of California makes it a misdemeanor to do so.Under California law, filing a child-custody suit in California is a felony.You can also face up to one year in jail for violating the law.California […]

Why lawyers must have a personal injury lawyer

The law firm of Lyle Lanier’s is suing the attorney who defended her from a violent assault in the courtroom and a sexual assault in a hotel room.Lyle and the other lawyers are asking a federal judge to bar Lanier from representing clients who’ve filed lawsuits against him or her.Lanier has denied the allegations.In its […]

Lawyer gets a DUI ticket for driving without insurance

A DUI ticket is getting a lot of attention these days, and it’s getting a lawyer.But it’s not going to be a quick fix.The Alberta Court of Appeal has ruled that there is no such thing as a “legal fault” in an accident involving an automobile.“There is no ‘accident’ under the Criminal Code,” wrote Justice […]

Lawyer gets a DUI ticket for driving without insurance

A DUI ticket is getting a lot of attention these days, and it’s getting a lawyer.But it’s not going to be a quick fix.The Alberta Court of Appeal has ruled that there is no such thing as a “legal fault” in an accident involving an automobile.“There is no ‘accident’ under the Criminal Code,” wrote Justice […]