January 6th, 2013
Intellectual property rights lawsuits are now, more than ever, have increase from previous years. Intellectual property has been a controversial issue especially among huge companies such as Apple and Samsung, fighting each other over several property rights infringement and suing one another from different local and international courts.
The Intellectual Property Law
The Intellectual Property Law covers several protections and rights that property owners have under the law. The Intellectual Property Law covers a wide scope of properties, which includes laws concerning patent, copyright and trademark as well as laws about disclosure of trade secrets.
December 16th, 2012
With the rising criminal cases in the states nowadays, many individuals are thinking of carrying firearms to protect themselves and their properties from such crime. Before one however is able to buy and even sell firearms, the law requires several conditions to be met before the person or an individual be able to buy their own firearm.
Gun Laws By States Government
Gun laws by states differ from one another as well as the level of restriction that the state imposes on the firearm owners. Many states recognize other state’s permit but not necessarily in a reciprocal manner. It is important for firearms owner to know that the gun law that applies to them is subject to where they are currently in and not where they live.
November 25th, 2012
In these uncertain times, no matter the age and gender, one is no longer safe, it is therefore imperative that one knows about the rules of self-defense to protect oneself when the time comes when one is force to exercise one’s right to defend oneself.
In the United States, the definition of self-defense varies from one state to another, it is therefore crucial that one familiarize oneself with the different distinction.
November 4th, 2012
Interested in becoming a lawyer? A lawyer not only protects a civilian or a company from a lawsuit, but it also preserve justice for the innocent. Choosing to become a lawyer in fact exposes one to day-to-day living.
In becoming a lawyer is the same as becoming a doctor, as there are many types of law, specializing into one type of law can help one to concentrate as well as be updated with any changes in that particular area.
October 20th, 2012
Civil law, which is derived from the Roman law, deals with cases involving a person or a company and compensation takes place to settle the dispute.
Civil law often includes settling matters that involves the legal status of an individual or an entity. These might include property disputes, contracts, wills, trust as well as other administrative and commercial contracts.
October 7th, 2012
Criminal law tackles certain conducts that the government federal or state as damaging to the society. These actions are usually sanctioned b punishing the offender with fines or imprisonment.
The degree of the punishment depends on the type of crime committed and the severity of the case. The offender is entitled to hire his or her criminal lawyers to help them during the trial.
September 29th, 2012
Service Law Firms for employees is the only area of law that is growing in court. Demand for legal service in the employment area increases nearly 5 percent in the second quarter of 2012 versus the second quarter of 2011.
This is according to the survey conducted by the the Hildebrandt Institute’s Peer Monitor Index, a unit of Thomson Reuters to the top 135 law firms.
September 9th, 2012
Bigger or Smaller Law Firms – Pro’s and Con’s
For many law students, graduating and passing the bar is the finale of their hard earned years at the university. However, choosing whether to start their own private firm, work on a small firm or a bigger law firm presents a greater challenge. After all, choosing to start in any of the three provides benefits that cannot be found in the other.
September 2nd, 2012
Do you need legal services? No matter how small or how big your problem is, requiring the appropriate legal firm to do the task for you is a must.
This is particularly important if you have sensitive projects to work on which requires detailed and well constructed terms and conditions set in. This would prevent you from unintentionally breaking the law or even from being sued should something happened along the way.
August 8th, 2012
In various spheres of life every individual indulges in such activities where he needs legal assistance. For such purpose they require the services of experts who will be well versed with all the legal dealings. And any firm that will be associated with and provide legal services to the public and corporate is known as the Legal Firm.