How to Be a Team Player with Your Auto Accident Lawyer
23 March 2015
A car accident can be devastating, leaving you injured and feeling confused. You've made the smart move and hired an attorney to help you get compensation for your injuries, but did you know that your attorney needs your help? You and your attorney will need to work as a team to be successful. You can help your attorney to successfully fight for you in the following 5 ways.
Bring him up to speed with documents.
What Is The Difference Between An Interrogatory And Deposition?
16 March 2015
If you and your car accident lawyer have not been able to settle your claim with the insurance company, a trial is probably imminent. In preparation for the trial, you could possibly face an interrogatory or deposition. To know what to expect, it is important that you know the difference between the two procedures.
What Is an Interrogatory?
An interrogatory is part of the discovery process before the trial. To interrogate a witness or the other driver involved in the accident, your lawyer would send a questionnaire to him or her.
Recourse When Your Rights Are Being Violated By A Police Officers On The Road
25 February 2015
When you are on the road and get pulled over, you may be unsure of what your rights are. Some recent civil cases in the news have demonstrated that a person's rights can be abused by a police officer due to an exaggerated desire to find drugs. When the police go too far, the results can be very disturbing. It is important to be aware of things you should comply with, and what things you can object to.
Why You May Want To File For Guardianship Rights Of Your Child That Has Disabilities
20 February 2015
If your child with special needs is about to turn 18 years old, you may want to visit a family law attorney to find out if there are legal steps you must take to protect the child. Your family lawyer will most likely suggest filing papers for guardianship rights, and here are three things you may want to know about this.
Why it is necessary
Filing for legal guardianship is vital if you have a child with special needs because the government will automatically view this child as an adult once he or she reaches the age of 18.