Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

  • Why Vengeance During Divorce Hurts Both Parties

    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.

  • Answering A Couple Of Important Questions About The Divorce Process

    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.

  • Protecting Your Intellectual Property: What You Need To Know About Patents, Trademarks, And Copyrights

    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.

  • Arrests And Probable Cause

    Due to a recent incident in Baltimore involving a man named Freddie Grey who died shortly after arrest in police custody, questions have been raised about what standard a police officer should meet when detaining or arresting someone. Here is a brief summary of the standards in place and your rights while being detained or arrested. Arrest and Custody Definition First, some definition of what constitutes arrest is in order. When a person is under arrest the main criteria is whether they are free to leave or not when stopped by a police officer.

  • Have Backup Evidence after an Auto Accident

    Auto accidents sometimes rely on very subjective information or information that could be lose easily. Dents, scrapes, public damage, and other pieces of evidence could be lost or repaired--by malice or by accident--before you're able to use anything as evidence. As soon as possible, take these evidence protection techniques into action in order to keep a reliable backup of your info. Record Everything, Even after the Fact Recording or picture taking may not have occurred to you in the intensity of an auto accident situation.

About Me

Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

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.