If you've been accused of a violent crime like assault, failing to take the charges seriously could be a big mistake. There are crimes, and then there are violent crimes. Assault falls into a category that has a huge impact on your punishment, plea bargains, and bail issues. Read on to find out more about this serious charge and what to expect. Defining Assault Many people are under a mistaken impression of what assault really is. [Read More]
Will The Consequences Be Worse For A Second DWI?
Getting a first DUI or a DWI happens to a lot of people, and courts are generally fairly lenient to people when they make this mistake one time. When a person encounters a second one, though, this is not always the case. A second DUI charge will likely result in worse and more severe consequences than a first one, and here are a few things to understand if you are now facing your second DUI. [Read More]
Are You Responsible For Accidents Involving A Vehicle You Sold?
If you have recently sold a vehicle, chances are you do not expect to hear anything more about it after the paperwork is signed. However, if the new owner of the car gets into a car accident, you may face a lawsuit because you owned the car previously. This is especially frustrating and can cause you some anguish. Unfortunately, this is more common than you may think. The following are some things you should keep in mind when you sell a vehicle that is later involved in an accident: [Read More]
Returning To Work After Your Work-Related Injury
After being injured at work and receiving workers' compensation coverage, your employer and their insurance provider will inquire when you are able to return to work. Whether you are excited to return to work or are dreading your first day back, it is important to understand when you are physically ready to resume your duties. Here are a few points to consider before returning to work after a workers' compensation injury. [Read More]