If your child was injured, abused, or killed by your domestic partner or spouse, and you could face criminal charges for failure to protect the child. There are three things you must do to extricate yourself, if possible. 1. Understand the seriousness of the charges and resulting consequences so that you will have motivation to fight them. In many states the laws the failure to protect laws are couched in terms such as “…Read More »
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Keep Your Divorce Lawyer Close: Legal Decisions that Separate You From Your Lawyer & How to Avoid Them
If you hired a divorce lawyer to speak on your behalf in court, you want to keep him or her close. You do not want to be separated from your lawyer at a critical time. To avoid being separated from your lawyer, here are three legal decisions you should not make unless you have no other choice. Entering Into Mediation Agreeing with the decision to enter into mediation with your spouse means you will open yourself up to whatever nasty things your ex has to say and you may still get nowhere.…Read More »
When it comes to running your small business, you probably try to handle things on your own as much as possible. Hiring outside services can get expensive, and extra money is one thing that your small business does not have. Even though there are plenty of things that you can do for your business without hiring a lawyer, there are some situations in which it isn’t very smart to go without legal representation.…Read More »