Already on ArticleSlash?

Forgot your password? Sign Up
  Articleslash »
» National State Local

National State Local & Legal Article Category 

Articles about or concerning Legal issues at the National, State and Local Level.
Latest Articles

What To Do When You Need a DUI Attorney

by:
 Lora Davis (August 29, 2016)  Getting a DWI/DUI in your own sate can carry major consequential actions on your driving record and clearance to operate a motor vehicle. However picking up a DWI/DUI out of your state can carry significantly larger damages, consequences and potentially jail sentences. Before you hit the road to an un-familiar state to have some intoxicated fun, you should set aside the time to make .. (National State Local)

What You Need To Know About CPS

by:
 Lora Davis (August 04, 2016)  What most people don’t realize is that when Child Protection Service gets involved in a case there are several other people that will get involved in addition to the concerned children and their parents. You will often find other parties such as neighbors, coworkers and friends pulled into the case with some acting as witnesses while others are brought in to offer temporary .. (National State Local)

When to Look For a Family Lawyer

by:
 Kamil Jain (June 27, 2016)  There are quite a number of family situations where the members involved are not able to settle the matters on their own and they have to find an attorney so they can be able to solve such issues amicably. There are many things that your family law attorney in Las Vegas can handle but time and space can only allow us to mention the most common ones that include the following: .. (National State Local)

Effect Of Out Of State DUI Conviction

by:
 Lora Davis (May 19, 2016)  Many people are worried what difference it makes if the get convicted of Driving under the Influence of alcohol (DUI) and they are charged in a different state. There are a number of issues and potential concerns that arise from such a situation. The penal code in several every state defines the potential sentences for anyone that has been convicted of driving under the influence and it . (National State Local)

The Difference Between Corporate And Business Law

by:
 Kamil Jain (March 25, 2016)  There is a huge difference between corporate and business law; the main difference is that corporate law refers to the body of law that focusses or how people form and manage corporate entities. Business law, on the other hand, refers to a general category that covers a wide array of laws ranging from contracts, employment law, taxation and commercial transactions. All these are laws .. (National State Local)

How to File an Appeal in Court

by:
 Lora Davis (September 28, 2015)  An appeal refers to a judicial process that asks the court system to reevaluate a decision that has been rendered by a lower court system; this happens when a plaintiff fills that the decision rendered by the judge or the jury was unfavorable. During this part of the case, a person who may have been found guilty of committing a crime such as burglary, manslaughter, assault and battery, .. (National State Local)

Times When you Need a Family Law Expert

by:
 Lora Davis (September 03, 2015)  Family law issues are prevalent today and every once in a while there comes a time when someone needs the services of a family law attorney. While there are many issues that this type of law can deal with, we are going to look at the most common ones: Marriage and divorce: Statistics seem to indicate that the marriage rate continues to decline but even with that, there are millions of .. (National State Local)

Cleaning up a Crime Scene

by:
 Kamil Jain (June 13, 2015)  When cleaning up a crime scene it could be a death clean up, traumatic injury clean up from being a victim of a crime, etc. When the crime scene results in death it can pose dangers that not everyone can see. You have the possibility of infection that can be the result of blood borne pathogens or any bodily fluid that have gotten on the walls, carpet, floors, baseboards, ceilings, etc. .. (National State Local)

Mediation Situations in Family Law

by:
 Kamil Jain (May 26, 2015)  As family law covers all legal matters that pertain to family, including child custody cases, divorces, adoption, property settlement, etc there are situations that will arise that require mediation, especially if the parties cannot come to a decision on how things should be handled. Some of these important issues can include dividing debts, sharing assets, financial support, and if .. (National State Local)

Conduct Careful Research on Child Support Lawyers

by:
 Marya Simpson (November 21, 2012)  There are several reasons you may wish to work with military divorce attorneys, but this doesn’t mean you shouldn’t seek the help of a lawyer for child support and custody regardless of the side of the fence where you are sitting. The Choice to Hire a Local Lawyer Even though many lawyers have websites today and are permitted to advertise, an online lawyer is not always the . (National State Local)

The Debt Collection Act, Your Rights and Grounds for Lawsuit

by:
 Aira Deymos (October 30, 2012)  Under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), a debt collector cannot resort to unfair collection practices that may cause harm, physical injury or otherwise to the debtor. This means that debtors who has suffered or is suffering from harassment or threats from debt collectors can pursue a legal case against the offending party. The debt collector is defined as someone, an .. (National State Local)

Divorce Law: Final Spousal Support in Louisiana, generally

by:
 Will Beaumont (October 24, 2012)  Spousal support is subject to a couple general rules. For one thing, a party will not be entitled to a final support award if a court has found that they are “at fault” for the divorce. “At fault” does not necessarily mean the spouse caused a lot of arguments, or that they always left dirty dishes in the sink. To be “at fault” for a divorce, a spouse .. (National State Local)

More Louisiana Divorce Lawyer Questions and Answers

by:
 Will Beaumont (October 24, 2012)  Most people would probably agree that if a couple could instantaneously have a divorce lawyer end their marriage the morning after a fight that that would not be in the best interests of the family. Consider the following examples. Let's say Bob and Sue have been married for six years. They have one child, Terrence. Bob and Sue have been having a lot of trouble lately in their .. (National State Local)

General Topics of Louisiana Divorce Attorney Law

by:
 Will Beaumont (October 24, 2012)  Do remember that there are two different types of marital property in Louisiana: separate property and community property. This is a distinction which can mean a great deal in the event of a divorce. Generally, community property will be divided by a divorce attorney equally, and separate property will remain the sole possession of the spouse which owns it. There are a few easy ways to .. (National State Local)

Tax help Chicago are perfect helping hand for tax issues

by:
 Nyk Doglas (October 17, 2012)  Tax help Chicago are the perfect helping hand to solve the tax problems. With their experience and skill they quickly and easily handle the most difficult tax issue in the best way. Tax attorneys are the legal professionals who are the experts who are specialized as well as sophisticated in the industry of tax legislation. Tax help Chicago is ideal for helping in complex, elaborate and . (National State Local)

Communicating To Lawyers For Legal Advice

by:
 Arijit Roul (October 05, 2012)  Talking To A Lawyer As lawyers are one of the busiest professionals, taking to a lawyer for getting a legal opinion or advice on your case is not such an easy task. Lawyers will not have the time to converse for you for a long period of time and would need you to explain the case very briefly and direct to the point. They will also be pretty shrewd in their questioning and tone quality .. (National State Local)

Cincinnati Disability Attorney Can Be the Best Person to Review the Application Before You Submit It

by:
 William Klein (September 07, 2012)  The social security claims are mostly sent to the Administrative Law Judge and the claimant hopes to get the benefits soon. The best thing that you can do about it is to hire a cincinnati disability attorney who can give your claims a better shape with proves that cannot be denied by the court very easily. The case needs to be properly developed so that the case becomes a good way to .. (National State Local)

Some Skills a Personal Injury Lawyer Should Have

by:
 Will Beaumont (July 29, 2012)  Like the of practice of any specific type of law, the attorneys and legal professionals who practice it oftentimes require special knowledge, skills and experience to be the most effective advocate that they can be. A personal injury lawyer is no different. This article will explore some skills which these types of attorneys generally need to be successful in their field. One large .. (National State Local)

Torts is a Funny Word Even to Injury Attorneys

by:
 Will Beaumont (July 29, 2012)  The word tort is a funny word even to injury attorneys. It really is! Before I went to law school, one of my friends asked me what a “tort” was and I told him that I thought it was a kind of dessert! Actually, torts are generally used to describe actions or inactions on the part of either people or juridical entities which cause harm to other people. A tort makes one person .. (National State Local)

The Importance of Diagnoses for a Personal Injury Lawyer

by:
 Will Beaumont (July 29, 2012)  In Louisiana, one of the biggest and most important determinations which a personal injury lawyer must make early on in the case is the extent of the client’s harm. For those of us who have had the misfortune of having a simple mechanical damage before, like a broken leg or a broken collarbone, we may think that such an early preliminary diagnosis is an easy one to make. Actually, . (National State Local)

What You Should Know About State Cell Phone Laws

by:
 Christopher Martin (July 20, 2012)  What is the reason behind the establishment of state cell phone laws? In recent times, many road accidents have been caused by drivers who were engaged in talking or texting on their cell phones when the accidents took place. Some of these incidents had also caught the eye of the national media and quickly became nationally-publicized events. Since it has been recognised that .. (National State Local)

The Importance of Lawyer in Commercial Real Estate Law

by:
 Alejandro Padua (July 19, 2012)  Rights and duties are the two sides of the same coin. While a citizen enjoys the rights granted by the state or country of residence, some laws too are formulated for the easy functioning of routine and specialised transactions. Whenever a person engages in any sort of a transaction be it a transaction of exchanging goods, products, services or any other intangible asset, the person .. (National State Local)

The Right to Defend Your Children

by:
 Will Beaumont (July 15, 2012)  The Louisiana Civil Code is full of all sorts of laws on family issues which may arise. Oftentimes, a divorce attorney deals with the more common features of a family law legal problem, such as child custody, and community property. Today's article deals with a less common family law topic: a parent's right to defend their child. Let's say for example there are two families that live .. (National State Local)

Fisherman’s Paradise: A New Orleans Divorce Attorney Goes Through Community Property

by:
 Will Beaumont (July 14, 2012)  Let's say that Trish and Tobias have just been married. They live in New Orleans in an apartment, and each of them pays their share of the rent. Tobias works at night as a manager at a local store and Trish works in a nail salon. One year after they are married, Trish finds out that her long lost uncle has just died. Trish had never really met him before, so she was very surprised to .. (National State Local)

How a Divorce Attorney May Compel the Separation of Community Property in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (July 14, 2012)  A New Orleans divorce attorney often deals with a variety of general family law concepts. Today’s article will discuss things a little bit more from the procedural side. Specifically we will be talking about how a divorce attorney can petition a court to separate the community property. We probably have to first lay some groundwork for some legal concepts. In Louisiana, couples .. (National State Local)

Hire a Commercial Real Estate Lawyer to Guarantee Smooth Transactions

by:
 Alejandro Padua (July 14, 2012)  Despite being a billion dollar industry where people strike it rich each and every passing day, there is actually more that meets the eye than the high end condos, shopping malls and penthouses on adverts. There is actually plenty of legalese involved in terms of paperwork to transfer titles, sign contracts and agreements also sorting out disputes and legal tussles. It is for these .. (National State Local)

Duration of the Marriage is it Pertains to Final Spousal Support in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (June 29, 2012)  Divorce attorneys in Louisiana are familiar with the idea that one of the spouses may be eligible for what is known as “final spousal support. ” This essentially means money that the other spouse must pay on regular basis to satisfy the living needs of the spouse receiving the support. Spousal support is not granted after every divorce, and a spouse who seeks it must .. (National State Local)

The Truth About The Western Governors University Scam

by:
 Christopher Martin (June 20, 2012)  You may want to know about the truth of the Western Governors University Scam. There have been a lot of rumors circulating on the Internet regarding this online university which has about 32, 000 students in different programs. Here, the institution will be examined and so will those claims that people have made against the institute. Students of this university come from everywhere in . (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyer Explanation of Final Spousal Support Awards in Louisiana and Code article 112(B)(5)

by:
 Will Beaumont (May 21, 2012)  When a married couple ends their marriage in Louisiana, there can be a veritable host of issues for a divorce lawyer to resolve. Community and separate property needs to be parsed out, child custody and the visitation rights over those children need to be addressed, and spousal support concerns may have to be broached. “Spousal support” is the phrase used here in Louisiana .. (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyer and the Dissolution of Marriage

by:
 Robb Scott (May 17, 2012)  Whenever a marriage dissolves, it may be a very distressing experience for parties involved as couples face the frequently daunting task of dealing with your family and financial implications from the separated union. Considerable time and cash could possibly be allocated to legal costs when the divorce includes custody of the children disputes, discussions about property and .. (National State Local)

How to Appoint A Top Los Angeles DUI Lawyer

by:
 Jon Artz (May 10, 2012)  Sometimes in life there are times when one wants to celebrate. Many people celebrate with drinks and cocktails, and occasionally some may have been too much. When you get into your car after the third or fourth drink, you're setting yourself up for disaster, although it is not always the case. However, if you find yourself in a situation where driving is unavoidable and necessary to .. (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyers: More Dos and Don’ts in Louisiana Family Law (Part III)

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 29, 2012)  Welcome to my “Dos and Don’ts” article series on Louisiana family law. In these articles I try and generally cover a few basic principles involving all things to do with family law. Keep in mind that these articles are for educational purposes only, and it impossible to assess the probability of a legal outcome without knowing all the facts in a real-world scenario. If . (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyers: More Louisiana Dos and Don’ts (Part II)

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 29, 2012)  Sometimes the law can be a mine field for those who do not know how to navigate it. This can be said for all sorts of types of legal areas, including issues involving the family. It is important that anyone who is facing a family law question consult with an attorney as soon as practicable, because many times children and livelihoods hang in the balance. Today’s article will deal .. (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyer Part I: Some Dos and Don’ts in Louisiana Family Law

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 29, 2012)  Like any state’s family law system, Louisiana has its nuances and subtleties. While it is impossible to say for certain what the conclusion will be in any given legal imbroglio without knowing all of the facts, sometimes a divorce lawyer can postulate generalities. What follows are some typical “dos and don’ts” in Louisiana family law. If you find yourself in any . (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyers: Examples of Spousal Support in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 28, 2012)  Like most other states in America, a divorce lawyer in Louisiana is generally somewhat aware of “spousal support” laws, also known as “alimony. ” Spousal support is not always guaranteed, and it depends on a plethora of factors which are different for each marriage. Let’s look at a few examples a divorce lawyer may encounter to better explain this concept. . (National State Local)

Divorce Attorney: Can a Child Celebrity Cause Their Parent to Pay Less in Louisiana Child Support?

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 28, 2012)  Let’s say Chad and Beth were married for ten years before each decided to work with a divorce attorney to end the marriage. They had one child from the marriage: Butch. As part of the legal proceedings, Beth was named the sole custodial parent, and Chad was granted visitation rights. Additionally, Chad was ordered by the court to pay Beth child support for the benefit of Butch. A . (National State Local)

Divorce: The Emotionally Distant Parent Can Lose in Louisiana Family Law

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 28, 2012)  In Louisiana when a family is torn apart by divorce there are a variety of things which need to be taken care of. We would hope that the children are one of the first and foremost concerns of the parents who are going through a divorce. As is the case in many family law issues, the spouses will often have an opportunity to hash out an arrangement between themselves regarding the custody . (National State Local)

Sometimes Divorce Attorneys Can Help Offset Child Support in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 22, 2012)  In Louisiana, a parent who is not the sole custodial parent (in the event of a sole custody arrangement) or the parent who is not the domiciliary parent (in the event of a joint custody arrangement) may owe the other parent some form of child support. If the parents share joint custody, and the non-domiciliary parent contributes a significant amount of time, energy, and money to the .. (National State Local)

Practice Areas of Louisiana Divorce Attorneys: Custody and Child Support

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 22, 2012)  When a nuclear family is split apart, what was once a natural and efficient community of resources and love is fragmented into many pieces. As divorce attorneys can tell you, it can be tough to continue living life as though the family were still together. Despite this challenge, the law in Louisiana often tries to make children no worse off than if the family had stayed to together. .. (National State Local)

How a Divorce Attorney May Offset Child Support in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 22, 2012)  When a married couple with children is ending their marriage in the state of Louisiana, there are many considerations for a divorce attorney to make. First and foremost should be those decisions which deal with the well-being of the children. Two issues often become paramount in these situations: where will the child live, and who will financially support the child? Both child custody .. (National State Local)

Perspective on Extraordinary Child Support from a Louisiana Divorce Lawyer

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 18, 2012)  There are all sorts of things for a Louisiana divorce lawyer to work out: the division of property or assets and spousal support are two examples. Things can get even more complicated if the couple has children. Then a divorce lawyer typically includes child custody determinations, as well as child support payments. This article will deal with child support. Here in Louisiana, there is . (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyers: Calculating Child Support in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 18, 2012)  Obviously, children are going to need to be taken care of. The two major determinations which are typically made in these situations are regarding the financial support of the child and the custody arrangement of the child. Today’s article deals specifically with the financial support of the child, also called “child support. ” So how do divorce lawyers calculate child . (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyers: The Civil Code vs. Revised Statues for Child Support in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (April 18, 2012)  In Louisiana, there are two main sources of legal authority for divorce lawyers. One comes from the Louisiana Civil Code, and the other comes from the Louisiana Revised Statutes. Generally, the Louisiana Civil Code is a more overarching and broad explanation of some family law concepts and the Revised Statutes are where many of the nuts and bolts of a particular area of family law are .. (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyers: Article 54 of the Louisiana Civil Code

by:
 Will Beaumont (March 31, 2012)  While divorce lawyers mainly deal with family law matters for the living, there are instances where such professionals may need to declare a missing person deceased in order that their rights may be transferred. This article goes over some of this reasoning and legal procedure. Many times when a loved one goes missing, it is important to think positively and keep hoping that they will .. (National State Local)

Louisiana Divorce Law: Uncompensated Community Labor

by:
 Will Beaumont (March 31, 2012)  One common problem that faces Louisiana spouses going through a divorce is how to divide up the community property. Community property (in many cases) is the property earned by the spouses during the course of the marriage, and it is divided evenly after a divorce. On the other end of the spectrum is separate property. This is property acquired by one spouse in a way that it is not .. (National State Local)

Divorce Lawyers’ Information on Improving Community with Separate Property

by:
 Will Beaumont (March 31, 2012)  Because it can be simply tedious for a reader to have a divorce lawyer simply regurgitate the law on separate and community property, this article seeks to put one aspect of this area of law into context through the example of Al and Denise. They have been married for twenty two years. About five years after they got married Al and Denise purchased a large lot in a suburban part of New .. (National State Local)

Divorce Attorney: Terminating Spousal Support in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (March 11, 2012)  Every month, thousands of couples in the United States think about getting divorce attorney. While there are many incredibly valid reasons for a couple to try and fight to stay together, one additional reason is that the process can be very complicated! Imagine all of the property and child custody arrangements that need to worked out, as well as the division of community assets. These .. (National State Local)

Earning Capacity – Divorce Attorney Analysis on Its Effects on Spousal Support in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (March 11, 2012)  When two people are married in Louisiana, they share many things. Some forms of property, the responsibilities attendant to their children, and even sometimes the debts which they have incurred over the course of the marriage. Because marriage confers actual ownership rights to the spouses, the ramifications can be far-reaching and complex. Sometimes a divorce attorney will have to .. (National State Local)

Louisiana Community Property – A Divorce Lawyer Example

by:
 Will Beaumont (March 11, 2012)  Louisiana uses what a divorce lawyer might term a “community property regime” framework in determining what property belongs to which spouse following the end of their marriage. There are a handful of other states that also use community property regimes, including California, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Wisconsin, Idaho, Washington, and Nevada. The basic gist of community .. (National State Local)

Divorce Attorney: When Separate Property is Actually Community Property in Louisiana

by:
 Will Beaumont (March 02, 2012)  In Louisiana we have a system of classifying property that exists between and among married couples. There are two categories that a divorce attorney focuses on: community and separate. Community property is property that is shared between spouses, and is divided equally. Separate property is property that is owned solely by one spouse, and is not at all divisible. Despite the .. (National State Local)




Related Categories