Lawyers and Legal Advice Archive

Causation in British Criminal Law

The basic explanation of causation is that an individual either committed an act which has a direct and unbroken link to harm that resulted from the act. Alternatively, failure to commit an act has a …

Family Law what is a Separation Agreement

The marriage has hit the rocks, and it seems no longer wise to continue to live together; however, you are able to discuss things about your family, either directly, indirectly through your lawyers, or through …

Shoplifting in new Jersey

Shoplifting is not that bad…Right? Wrong. Many people believe that if they are caught shoplifting then they just have to repay the value of the merchandse or give the merchandise back. Wrong again. Shoplifting can …

What a Paralegal should know about Patent Law

Paralegals specializing in the field of patent law are in demand, especially in today’s advanced IT-dominated business environment. Large multinational corporations have started a revolution of inventing and reinventing products and services to suit both …

Legal Issue Analysis of Diversity and Disabilities

The government has several legal safeguards regarding diversity. In order for people of many different diversities to get treated properly and receive the same rights there are safeguard legislation in place. This paper will summarize …

What are Squatters and why should they Concern you

With increasing financial problems and property owners going into foreclosure, the rate of squatters is also increasing. There are different types of squatting such as activists for a political movement. But the most popular form …

Who needs a Cohabitation Contract

Prenuptial agreements have been the norm for many years now, but recent years have seen the rise of the cohabitation contract. With marriage rates having dramatically decreased over the last few years, many people are …

Online Paralegal Jobs

As technology has grown, so has the options for people perusing a legal career. If you want to work at home as a paralegal here are some steps you can take to get started. 1: …

The Difference between Mediation and Arbitration

Filing a formal lawsuit can be very expensive. Lawsuits, more specifically class-action lawsuits may take several years to get resolved. Needless to say, the cost of attorney’s fees, consultation fees and other legal expenses are …

Seeking Prosecutorial Justice

In the State of Kansas, all participants to a court action are sworn to do their utmost to seek the truth and administer justice. This concept is so deeply ingrained into the psyche of the …

Prosecutorial Misconduct Kansas

It is endemic throughout our culture: that image of the Law and Order episode where a fair and conscientious prosecutor is struggling against the nit-picking defense attorney to send the guilty to jail instead of …

How do i get Pendente Lite or Permanent Alimony

The difference between permanent alimony and pendente lite alimony is a difference of timing. Permanent alimony – which may not last permanently – is paid by a former spouse to another former spouse after the …

Family Law what is Supervised Visitation

Supervised visitation is an order given by the Court for a timetable and a person or persons to attend the visit with the non custodial parent and the child at a place designated for the …

Should Spreading an Std be a Crime – No

Coming from a historical view, back in the “old days,” fornication was the word used for unmarried sexual relations. Morality and sex is not the issue at hand, but the spread of STDs or sexually …