Law can be a very perplexing field for the average citizen. Everyone knows that law plays an extremely important role in society, but the focus of the media is often on the role of the criminal lawyer. Surprisingly, you are far more likely to need the services of a civil litigation lawyer rather those of a criminal lawyer. Here are a couple of categories of lawsuits that you are likely to encounter and exactly how a civil litigation lawyer can help you out with them:
In a perfect world, divorces would be quick and amicable—but as you already know, the world is far from perfect. As a woman going through a divorce, you need to understand the range of methods an angry husband could use against you, and you need to be proactive (rather than reactive) as you work toward a fair settlement. Intentionally Creating Conflicts of Interest A vindictive husband can make it hard for you to hire the right divorce lawyer.
If you are going through an acrimonious divorce, then it is very easy to slip into vengeance mode against your partner. Unfortunately, vengeance may harm not only your partner's but also your interests. Whether he or she cheated on you or hid things from you, you should resist the temptation to retaliate because: It Will Cost You Money As at 2013, the average cost of a contested divorce ranged from $15,000 to $20,000.
Divorcing is a process that you may not have envisioned yourself going through, but it is something that you may nevertheless be facing. Due to the complex issues that arise from a married couple separating, it should be no surprise that divorce proceedings may seem hopelessly complicated to those going through them for the first time. However, if this applies to you, then learning the answers to a couple of key questions may help you to have a stronger understanding of what your divorce will be like.
All those great ideas you have had for new products, services, or artistic expressions are considered intellectual property. The problem is, if you do not take steps to protect this intellectual property, you may just find that someone else capitalizes on them before you do. The good news is, the law provides you with many different tools to protect the different forms that intellectual property can take. Below you will learn more about these legal tools and how you can use them to protect your thoughts and creations.
Hello, I'm Christina Miller. Have you ever been fascinated with why the law works the way it does? Ever since I was in junior high, I had an intense interest in anything related to our legal system, whether it be a crime drama on television, a judge show or a legal case covered on the news. I followed it all. As time progressed, I began learning about how the actual legal system worked and not just the fictionalized version of our legal system. This has lead me to start writing my own blog posts about law that I hope will help others.