Latest News

Lutz Law Offices Offer Tips on Selecting Your Divorce Attorney in Tacoma WA

A divorce can be a tough time for all the parties involved because there are many difficult and important issues to be taken care of, especially when children are involved and settlements are to be agreed to. At this confusing and emotionally tough time, seeking the right professional help is of prime importance. Being represented by a professional attorney with the correct type of experience and knowledge about this particular area of the law has a direct impact on the outcome of the case. Lutz Law Offices is a law firm that specializes in family law and divorce. They offer clients the right guidance and representation to ensure that their rights are protected and not violated. The family law experts at the Lutz Law Offices suggest some of the basic criteria an attorney should meet to best represent a case.

Santa Barbara Divorce Lawyer Receives Highest Possible 10 Superb Attorney Rating

Top Ranked Divorce Lawyer, Dennis Merenbach, receives a distinguished award by Avvo Attorney Rating Service with the highest Superb 10 out of 10 rating. The highest possible rating distinction is a reflection of his ongoing commitment to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. Merenbach was also recognized by Avvo with a Client's Choice Award.

Couple Sue Tour Operator After Falling Ill on Holiday

A couple are suing their tour operator after falling ill during a luxury holiday in Cuba. The wife fell sick with a severe gastric illness that required repeated trips to the hospital, leaving them unable to enjoy their special treat. The couple believe the holiday provider is responsible, due to not maintaining the venue properly – with unsanitary conditions potentially aggravating the woman's complaint and in turn putting the couple's health and safety at risk. Sadly the wife is still suffering from the effects of the illness.

The PAWS Act: Protecting Women and the Pets They Love

LogoIntroduced in March 2015 by Rep. Katherine M Clark of Massachusetts, The Pet and Women Safety Act (H.R. 1258) is just beginning its journey to becoming a law that could potentially save lives, and help countless victims of domestic violence, regardless of gender.

Consumer Action Law Group Stops Foreclosure After Notice of Default

LogoFor homeowners struggling to keep their home, going to court may seem daunting.  But, most people don't realize that going to court is actually one of the best ways to stop notice of default proceedings and save the home from foreclosure.  In California, where the economy hit hard against middle class families, it is still a common occurrence for borrowers to receive a notice of default, or a notice stating that the home is going to be sold in a trustee sale.  The truth is that homeowners may be able to pull their home back from the brink and stop foreclosure sale proceedings even when they think it's too late.

Foreclosure Attorney in Los Angeles Helps Homeowners Stop Foreclosure Auctions in California

LogoThe best way to learn how to stop a foreclosure auction in California is to talk to a foreclosure attorney. The legalities involved in foreclosure and the different options that homeowners have in preventing a foreclosure or stopping a foreclosure auction are usually not simple matters. Those in need of help fighting foreclosure need to make sure that their home and their rights are protected.

California Foreclosure Attorneys Stop Foreclosure Sales and Provide Foreclosure Defense for California Residents

LogoThere are many homeowners who come across financial difficulties in life and fail to make timely mortgage payments. Credit companies don't like the payment defaulters and they try to foreclose on properties to ensure their profitability. This is the reason why people face foreclosure and often remain clueless about coming out of the problem. All homeowners that are facing foreclosures in California can now take advantage of the expert legal assistance provided by Consumer Action Law Group. The Group has a team of expert foreclosure attorneys who know the brand new laws in California and how to stop foreclosure through use of these laws.

SA Scene Honors Alexander Begum as One of the Best Personal Injury Lawyers in San Antonio

San Antonio has one of the highest rates of automobile accidents in the United States, and this ensures there is high demand for personal injury lawyers to fight the cases of those who have fallen victim to such accidents. The victims often require a much greater sum for compensation than they first realize, having to pay for long rehabilitation, physiotherapy and other medical expenses, as well as experiencing a shortened career and perhaps even losing a job due to disability. Alexander Begum of VB Law Group is passionate about assisting these people, and has been recognized for his efforts by San Antonio's own SA Scene.

Parkham White, LLP Announces a Critical Flaw in Alabama's Judicial System

One of only a few states in the nation that fails to provide a statewide indigent defender program, Alabama also lacks post-conviction counsel for those inmates on death row. Clayton Tartt, an associate with Birmingham's Parkman White, LLP, a birmingham criminal defense firm, feels this is a critical flaw in the state's judicial system and works to provide representation to those who otherwise cannot afford it. Tartt volunteers with the Alabama Post-Conviction Relief Project to help individuals in this situation. and Cody Owens of Weld Magazine recently interviewed Tartt about this issue.

National HBCU Pre-Law Summit & Law Expo Heading to Atlanta This Fall

LogoThe Second Annual National HBCU Pre-Law Summit & Law Expo is scheduled to take place on Friday, September 25, 2015 and Saturday, September 26, 2015 at The Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. This groundbreaking event is the only event of its kind in the entire country focused on addressing the unique issues, concerns and challenges facing HBCU students and graduates interested in going to law school and becoming lawyers. Students and graduates from all HBCUs across the country are invited to meet and come together in Atlanta this fall to take part in two intensive and power-packed days (with two more optional days) designed to expose them to game-changing information, resources, and connections designed to help them achieve success in a demanding educational endeavor and field in great need of diversity.

Tip Sheet: Seven Things to Do Following a Workplace Accident by Robert Golan, PC

LogoA workplace accident can be a stressful and potentially expensive experience. So it's important to know what to do what that unfortunate event occurs. Robert Golan, PC helps injured workers receive Workers' Compensation benefits on Long Island. With extensive experience, Robert Golan, PC's goal is to ensure injured workers receive all the benefits and medical care to which they are entitled.

San Diego Dui Lawyer Jesse Adriance Is Among the Finalists for Top Attorney 2015 by the Daily Transcript / San Diego Source

San Diego DUI lawyer Jesse Adriance has been named as a Top San Diego County Attorney for 2015 by Sddt.Com.

Changes to Tax Code Following Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Decision

On Friday, the Supreme Court of the United States issued an epic 5-4 decision in Obergefell v. Hodges. The opinion of the court was that it is the legal duty of all states to issue a marriage license to a couple (of legal age) wishing to obtain one, regardless of gender and sexual orientation. The decision, in other words, made same-sex marriage legal on a federal level; states will no longer be able to deny same-sex couples the right to marry – if they do, they'll be in violation of federal law.

Texas Resists Supreme Court Ruling on Gay Marriage

LogoIn a historic case decision, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 on Friday, June 26, 2015 that it is the legal right of all Americans—regardless of gender, race, or sexual orientation—to seek a marriage license from the state in which they live. While the Supreme Court's decision has been hailed by many as a long-awaited triumph for civil rights, many others—including some lawmakers in Texas—believe that the decision is a violation of states' rights.

Military Sexual Assault Bill Fails to Pass Senate Again

LogoSexual assault in the military is a serious problem. Not only is sexual assault in the military occurring at record levels, but many victims of military sexual assault have fears about reporting it. In fact, one study states that 62 percent of sexual assault victims who have reported the assault faced social or professional retaliation as a result. As such, there are many who argue that reform is necessary, and could help to protect victims.

Georgia Law Firm Advises Wrongfully Injured Individuals to Immediately Seek Legal Representation

The State of Georgia is a "Right to Work" state, meaning that all employees of organizations are considered "at will" workers, unless they have a contract stating otherwise. However, it's also the law that all employers have some kind of worker's compensation insurance plan on-site to protect injured workers. The Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson understand that not all employers take the proper steps after a work injury occurs, and advise individuals that have been recently injured at work to seek legal representation as soon as possible, as time is key to bringing in reasonable settlements and verdicts.

Darwin F. Johnson Urges Individuals to Contact Him Before Turning to Their Insurance Companies

The Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson, LLC, commanded by lead practitioner Darwin F. Johnson, P.C., have been attributed with millions of dollars' worth of verdicts and settlements in unjust personal injury, medical malpractice and insurance claims settlements cases. Right now, Darwin F. Johnson is advising individuals contact him for consultation and claim evaluation before turning to any insurance organization.

Three Umansky Law Firm Attorneys Named to 2015 Super Lawyers List

LogoThe Umansky Law Firm is pleased to announce that three of their attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers this year.  Attorneys William Umansky and Zahra Umansky have been named to the top lawyers in Florida list, a professional accomplishment that places them in the top 5 percent of the roughly 100,000 attorneys in Florida.  Additionally, attorney Michael Barber was named a 2015 Super Lawyer's Rising Star, a list that no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to.

San Diego DUI Lawyer Jesse Adriance Is Among the Finalists for Top Attorney 2015 by sddt.com

San Diego DUI lawyer Jesse Adriance has been named as a Top San Diego County Attorney for 2015 by The Daily Transcript / San Diego Source.

Avoiding Jail and Getting Bail Bonds in Santa Barbara for Fourth of July

Learn tips to avoid going to jail and finding bail bonds in Santa Barbara. The Fourth of July can be a time of fun and festivities. It's also when the police and sheriff deputies will be on heightened alert. Absolutely Affordable Bail Bonds will be there to help if needed.

UNDER ARMOUR INVESTIGATION ALERT - Andrews & Springer LLC Is Investigating Under Armour Inc. for Potential Securities Fraud and Breach of Fiduciary Duty (NYSE: UA)

LogoAndrews & Springer LLC, a boutique securities class action law firm focused on representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating potential securities fraud and breach of fiduciary duty claims against Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UA) ("Under Armour" or the "Company").

Leading London Divorce Solicitor, Pinder Reaux, Provides Divorce Settlements and Advice for Splitting Assets

LogoDuring emotionally difficult situations like divorce, individuals often require assistance to take care of the legal issues surrounding separation, settlements and splitting assets. In matters related to splitting assets, divorce settlements with Pinder Reaux are dealt with using the utmost sensitivity. Their expert attorneys plan out a clear strategy for their clients, in order to provide justice when critical issues of financial settlement and guardianship of children arise. Individuals, who are going through separation, can trust the solicitors at Pinder Reaux, to get a fair deal when splitting assets.

Retain the Top-Level Legal Representation of the Law Offices of Bartholomew Baffuto in Defense of Motor Vehicle Charges in New Jersey

Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is a serious motor vehicle offense in New Jersey that carries severe penalties including suspension of driver license. To assist individuals who are charged with motor vehicle violations, the Law Offices of Bartholomew Baffuto offers top-level legal representation by the top DUI Lawyer in New Jersey. Attorney Baffuto, the owner of the law firm, has vast experience and knowledge in defending "drunk driving" cases. Individuals seeking legal representation for DUI cases can count on the quality of representation provided by this firm.

The Law Office of Donald Witmyer, P.A. on Dividing the Assets of Divorcing Couples: How Post-Nuptial Agreement Could Make Asset Splitting Easier

LogoDivorce is one of the after marriage issues that is hard to deal with. Aside from the emotional pain a person might experience and the great stress and pressure it may bring especially if there are kids involved, dividing the assets in equal portions is another nerve-wracking concern that has to be consulted with a divorce lawyer. Most people would think that when they undergo divorce, dividing the assets is as easy as cutting the pie in equal parts.

VB Law Group Restart 'Don't Settle for Less' Campaign to Encourage People to Pursue Full Claims

San Antonio is home to one of the highest rates of road traffic accidents in the entire United States, and this means injuries are frequent. The difficulty with this high frequency is that it risks trivializing the lasting damage done to so many people, who often don't seek compensation at all, or will accept an informal agreement for a fraction of what they are really entitled to. VB Law Group are San Antonio injury lawyers passionate about ensuring people receive appropriate compensation for their injuries. They have restarted their 'Don't Settle For Less' campaign that helps people understand how much they really might be entitled to if they choose to pursue a claim through VB Law Group.