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Proficient Judiciary Practice in Las Vegas

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 Lora Davis (August 29, 2017)  Proficient Judiciary Practice in Las Vegas Some Attorney in Las Vegas execute several parts of law and are devoted to providing legal services at the most astounding conceivable level, while striving to offer charges that mirror the worth of their various services. They work steadily to offer individual attention regarding the demands of all clients, building a solid relationship of .. (Legal)

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 Lora Davis (August 27, 2017)  DUI (Driving Under Influence) is a fairly common crime in the US and can have serious consequences as we will see later in this article. There are no “sanctuary cities" in the US for drivers who violate this law. For example, the state of Nevada is known for its more flexible than severe laws regarding gambling and other activities, but when it comes to driving under the influence . (Legal)

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 Lora Davis (August 27, 2017)  THE FAMILY ATTORNEYS, A CONCILIATING SPECIALTY As with doctors who specialize in different areas of medicine, many lawyers specialize in many areas of law. According to several studies, the most common legal requirements are related to real estate transactions; Writing of wills; Heritage planning; Civil and criminal lawsuits; Divorce and separation; And child support and custody. If .. (Legal)

5 Super Powers of a Child Custody Lawyer

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 Lora Davis (August 06, 2017)  A child custody case is a complicated affair. The case can be intense and contentious even under the best scenarios. Having the future of your child on the line makes the complexity of custody cases even more hair-raising. And then there are the hidden legal crevices that even the most experienced lawyers look out for. Hiring an experienced child custody lawyer in Fort Worth can make a .. (Legal)

How to Make Elderly Law More Effective

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 Lora Davis (August 01, 2017)  Many elderly and disabled people face serious legal challenges related to old age: health issues, pension claims, insurance claims and so on. An elaborate legal framework and a support structure are required to facilitate the elderly in addressing legal issues facing them. To alleviate suffering that many elderly experience at old age, you need to adopt multiple strategies to combat .. (Legal)

Tips for Getting the Right Criminal Defense

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 Lora Davis (July 28, 2017)  If you ever find yourself facing litigation for any kind of serious crime you can be sure that there is no way you are going to relax and hope that things will sort themselves out; serious crimes include drug possession, drug trafficking, extortion, felony, assault and battery or burglary among others. There is usually the real fear of the upcoming trial as well as what you believe will . (Legal)

What to Expect Of Estate Planning Lawyers

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 Lora Davis (July 24, 2017)  Most people don’t know what to do in order to protect their assets and independence during their lifetime as well as what to do in order to protect their family after their demise; the best thing you can do is to consult will and trust attorneys in San Diego. It makes a lot of sense when you consult estate planning lawyers so that in addition to having a proper plan established .. (Legal)

Criminal Law - Pretrial Imprisonment Order

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 Hassan Elhais (July 12, 2017)  The Public Prosecution, ordinarily, has a discretionary power to issue the pretrial imprisonment order unless there is a special case described in different regulations and provisions. After questioning the accused, the Public Prosecution member may issue a pretrial imprisonment order, if he or she is of the opinion that the evidence is satisfactory and the deed is a felony or crime .. (Legal)

A Child Custody Attorney to Meet Your Needs

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 Lora Davis (July 11, 2017)  One of the most important things in the life of any parent is their children; this is why even when you have the best divorce lawyer in Waxahachie you will still want to make sure that you look for a child custody attorney in Waxahachie to try and protect your children. There may be many lawyers that are available but when you are looking for a Waxahachie child custody lawyer you want .. (Legal)

Help In Solving Personal Problems

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 Lora Davis (June 28, 2017)  There are attorneys who offer different kinds of legal services in Las Vegas of different kinds but perhaps a Las Vegas family attorney is respected and feared in equal measure; even though they play the role of arbiter whenever there is some disagreement in families, they are also the ones that people will consult when a relationship has become so strained it has become broken. We live . (Legal)

Benefit of Hiring a Family Lawyer

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 Lora Davis (June 28, 2017)  There are many ways in which you can benefit by hiring a family law attorney in Las Vegas; these experts have the wherewithal to deal with different aspects pertaining to family law. The best Las Vegas family attorneys can make the difference between winning and losing any court case that you could be involved in. Even though relationships will add happiness to life, there cases where .. (Legal)

What to Look For In a Family Attorney

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 Lora Davis (June 14, 2017)  One of the finest dreams of most people is to live a peaceful life, get married and build a strong and happy family; there are a number of family laws that have been passed with main objective of ensuring that there are strong family ties so that we are able to build a strong society. However, just like in all other areas, there are several technicalities that are involved in the family . (Legal)

Special Needs Trusts – Planning for the Elderly and the Disabled

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 Lora Davis (June 12, 2017)  Special Needs Trusts – Planning for the Elderly and the Disabled With the improvements in health care and solutions to the some of the deadly diseases of the past generation having been found, the life span of the average person continues to increase. This means disabled people and the elderly are now living longer than in the past. But this group of elderly people is vulnerable .. (Legal)

What Rights You Have Against CPS

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 Lora Davis (June 08, 2017)  Child protection Services (CPS) is a stat agency whose main business is to make investigations any time there is a report with regards to child neglect or child abuse. It is expected that every grown up person will play their role in protecting children or male reports whenever they suspect child abuse. The law requires that the person making the report remains anonymous but in most .. (Legal)

What to Expect Of an Estate Planning Lawyer

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 Lora Davis (May 25, 2017)  Estate planning lawyers in San Diego are experts who are there to assist people that are planning to make their last wills; apart from assisting you to establish a trust in the event of your death they will also be able to ensure that your inheritance is well taken care of. If you are planning to make a will, it is required that you get legal assistance from will and trust attorneys in .. (Legal)

Get Compensation for Your Injury with A Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

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 Bruce Markey (May 18, 2017)  One Accident Can Change Your Life It only takes a matter of seconds to get into an accident that can have devastating results on your entire life. A motorcycle accident can result in a catastrophic orthopedic injury – a long-term or even permanent injury resulting in physical disability. These injuries can interfere in your day-to-day life, your ability to work, and even something . (Legal)

What to Keep In Mind When Seeking For a Child Custody Attorney

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 Lora Davis (May 12, 2017)  There are a few things in this life that can be as difficult as battling to get custody of your child; whenever people are faced with such issues you can expect them to go through some common emotions such as fear, anger and anxiety and they need guidance so that they can think and act rationally. Fortunately, you can always avail a child custody attorney Waxahachie to help you .. (Legal)

Will and Trust Attorney for You

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 Lora Davis (April 26, 2017)  Legal matters have become an integral part of everyday life these days; people are always looking at the legal aspect of handing the toughest matters in their lives. Thankfully there are law firms in San Diego through which you can get a handle on just about every other thing that you are dealing with. If you are dealing with anything to do with wills, trusts and estates you will need a . (Legal)

Find a Good Family Attorney

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 Lora Davis (April 11, 2017)  Even though most people believe that a family attorney in Ellis County only deals with matters to do with divorce, there are many other issues that they deal with including legal representation on different other areas dealing with families. Some of the other areas where an Ellis County family attorney can help you out will include prenuptial agreements and matters involving child .. (Legal)

Best Way to Deal With Felony and Misdemeanor Cases

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 Lora Davis (March 22, 2017)  It is very important to talk to criminal defense attorneys Las Vegas when you have any serious crime convictions coming up whether you are guilty or not; you can avoid going through a long imprisonment and other related complications by ensuring that you have the required representation. There are a number of criminal aspects that you may find yourself going through for one reason or .. (Legal)

How a Traumatic Brain Injury Can Affect Your Life—and a Traumatic Brain Injury attorney Can Help

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 Bruce Markey (March 20, 2017)  A traumatic brain injury can change your life. Not only can traumatic brain injuries lead to severe complications and even death, but they can also cause emotional and financial difficulties for you or your loved ones for the rest of your life. Even when you can recover from a brain injury, you may face years of expensive and difficult rehabilitation. A traumatic brain injury attorney .. (Legal)

Before You Hire a CPS Attorney

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 Lora Davis (March 07, 2017)  When most people get themselves entangled in the juvenile dependency system and especially for the first time, their very first reaction is that one of panic and desperation as they try to navigate the maze that is CPS. Without getting assistance from the right CPS lawyers in Fort Worth you will find yourself moving from one attorney to another even while time is running out on you. You . (Legal)

A Child Custody Attorney to Your Rescue

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 Lora Davis (January 17, 2017)  A child custody attorney is perhaps your best option if there is a question on visitation or who will be the custodial parent of your children in the case of a divorce. In some cases, one parent chooses to give up this right, and is happy to visit the children while the other parent houses the children and provides a stable home environment. In other cases, the parents must hire a child . (Legal)

Arbitration Article Series V Challenging an Arbitration

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 Hassan Elhais (October 31, 2016)  In this case, the losing party will file an annulment case. However, it may be possible to argue that the parties have accepted the tribunal’s jurisdiction, or have waived any right to object, or have lost that right by not objecting at the first opportunity. The parties to a dispute may apply for annulment of the arbitrators’ award when the court is looking into its .. (Legal)

Article about Extradition Guidelines UAE

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 Hassan Elhais (October 29, 2016)  Where the proposal has already been sent by the requesting party, Interpol will arrest the suspect and produce him to the Public Prosecution within 48 hours of his arrest. After the arrest, investigations are begun, the suspect’s accusation is heard, and a normal trial procedure is started. Moreover, the role of the prosecution is to ensure that the suspect’s investigation .. (Legal)

Family Law - Family Court Process

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 Hassan Elhais (October 27, 2016)  1. Statement of Claim The statement of Claim is drafted by the Claimant or the lawyer. The statement of claim has to be in writing and in the Arabic language. The statement of claim should include the names of the parties, the location, and addresses of the parties along with their phone numbers, the legal grounds for the claim and the request and demand of the claimant. The statement .. (Legal)

Should an arbitrator sign on all pages of the arbitration award

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 Hassan Elhais (October 24, 2016)  Legal Rule Under normal circumstances, the general rule is that an arbitration award shall be valid only if signed on all pages by the arbitrator. However, the exception to this rule is that the arbitrator's signature on the last page alone of the award shall suffice provided the last page contains a part of the reasoning of the award. The significance of the rule is that by .. (Legal)

Judgment in Maritime Arbitration Matter

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 Hassan Elhais (October 24, 2016)  Legal Principle Even if a Bill of Lading does not expressly contain an arbitration clause it might refer disputes to arbitration through the charter party which may include an arbitration clause. The reference to arbitration shall be clear and unambiguous. If arbitration clause so contained covers and may be used to settle the dispute in question it shall be interpreted that it was the . (Legal)

Arbitration Article - The Right To Waive

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 Hassan Elhais (October 24, 2016)  Legal Principle The waiver of a right to refer a dispute to arbitration could be express or implied. However, such a waiver has to be clear and unambiguous so as to avoid doubts about the intent of the party to waive the right. Facts of the case The claimant, in this case, was a Real Estate company in Dubai. The claimant filed a case in the court against the Respondent who is also a .. (Legal)

Which Assets Can Be Taken Through Arrest?

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 Hassan Elhais (October 23, 2016)  Except in specific circumstances, an arrest may be made of not only the vessel to which the claim relates but any other vessel owned by the defendant at the time the claim occurs. However, if the dispute relates to ownership, mortgage, possession or profits resulting from the use of the vessel the no further arrest of vessels can be made. The FML also accepts any debts that confer .. (Legal)

The law of arrest in UAE shipping matters

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 Hassan Elhais (October 23, 2016)  Home to one of the biggest ports in the world, the UAE is an integral shipping hub in the global trading ecosystem. While shipping law can be a complicated area of the legal framework given competing jurisdictions involved in the international arena, the UAE has its own laws with respect of sorting out maritime disputes. In the case of maritime debt, Law 26 of the UAE Federal Maritime .. (Legal)

Arbitration Article - A Challenging Issue

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 Hassan Elhais (October 23, 2016)  Legal Rule By force of law an Arbitrator(s) has to suspend the arbitration proceedings with immediate effect if a party to an arbitration process challenges the arbitrator while or during the arbitration processes are going on, until a resolution has been made on the challenge which was has been raised by such party by an authority or court of law which has the right to rule on such a .. (Legal)

Cheques in the United Arab Emirates

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 Hassan Elhais (October 20, 2016)  Since a cheque is meant to replace money, people must have trust in it. Therefore the UAE penal law levied a punishment against anyone issuing insufficient funds its due date. Such a crime is known as the bounce cheque crime. However, some requirements must be found in a cheque in order to gain the penal law's protection. Those requirements are: 1- the word cheque must be stated .. (Legal)

Child Custody Law in the United Arab Emirates

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 Hassan Elhais (October 20, 2016)  The vast deserts, the bustling cities, and the enormous skyscrapers of the United Arab Emirates eclipse the comprehensive legal system that accounts for the everyday workings of daily life. For those living in the country and those that understand the ins and outs of the system, it is a magnificent organism that details the protection of its inhabitants. One area of law unbeknownst to .. (Legal)

Family Law - Case Study in the United Arab Emirates

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 Hassan Elhais (October 20, 2016)  Custody laws in the United Arab Emirates are mainly transcribed in Federal Law No. 28 of the year 2005 (UAE Personal Affairs Law), and I will refer to these articles in covering the Court's discretion in family law issues. A recent custody case at our firm shows some of the reasons behind a final decision proffered by the Court of Cassation. A married couple living agreed to a mutual .. (Legal)

Arbitration Article - Does Signed Mean Sealed?

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 Hassan Elhais (October 19, 2016)  Legal Principle Article 215 and 217 of the Civil Procedures Law of the UAE states that a person does not have the right to enter into an arbitration agreement if the signatory does not have the authority to bind the person it is representing a private power of attorney to sign such a contract to arbitrate. However, if a party signed an arbitration agreement without having the .. (Legal)

Arbitration Article: Following the Procedures

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 Hassan Elhais (October 19, 2016)  Legal Principle Under normal circumstances, it is presumed that Arbitration procedures have been complied with by all concerned parties. The burden of proof to prove the contrary shall fall on the party claiming so. Adjudication on this issue shall be solely based the contents of the arbitration award and its details. Facts The claimant filed a civil case in court requesting to .. (Legal)

Arbitration Article: Valid or invalid

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 Hassan Elhais (October 19, 2016)  Legal Principle A party to an arbitration contract has right to request the annulment of arbitration award if arbitrator did not follow the procedures contained in the arbitration contract or the agreed terms of reference. Terms of reference Terms of reference are the agreement between the arbitrator(s) and the parties containing the rules applicable to arbitration, procedural .. (Legal)

The Right Court for Annulling an Arbitration Award

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 Hassan Elhais (October 18, 2016)  Legal Principle It is possible to request the annulment of arbitration award if it was based on invalid terms of reference or an agreement which has expired by time prescription as per Article 216/A of the civil procedure law. Facts The claimant in the case filed a case in court requesting the appointment of a single arbitrator in accordance with the contract he had entered into with . (Legal)

What Women Need When They Decide to get a Divorce?

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 Hassan Elhais (October 18, 2016)  Most women seeking divorce have 3 priorities: 1. Divorce Certificate 2. Custody of the children 3. Maximum Financial support and settlement 1. Divorce: After the No Objection Certificate (NOC) is received from the Family Guidance Committee in order to file the case, the claimant can proceed to court. In court, the woman is usually asked to produce witnesses who can testify to the .. (Legal)

Proving Your Claim in Family Court Part 2

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 Hassan Elhais (October 17, 2016)  Introduction 90% of the cases will involve witnesses and they can have the biggest impact on the outcome of the case, hence reading the article will provide valuable information to ensure a strong claim. We will explain who are accepted as witnesses and what their impact could mean for the outcome. Witnesses are also accepted by the court as valid contributors of evidence. The .. (Legal)

Proving Your Claim in Family Court Part 1

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 Hassan Elhais (October 17, 2016)  Introduction In this Article, we will explain the kind of correspondences that the court accepts, and the role of the mediators in the processes of the family courts, whose purpose is to communicate between the parties to settle an amicable solution to the family dispute. 1. Acceptable Correspondence The Family Court in Dubai considers and in most instances accepts all written .. (Legal)

Family Law Article About Settlement Agreements

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 Hassan Elhais (October 16, 2016)  Introduction Following a No Objection Certificate from the Family Guidance committee, the parties can file their family case in the Dubai Courts. In the second part of the of the guide through family court proceedings, we shall be outlining some of the common mistakes made by parties while entering into settlement agreements due to the absence of a competent attorney and sound legal .. (Legal)

Family Law Article About Witnesses in Family Court

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 Hassan Elhais (October 16, 2016)  After the witnesses have made their statements in the Family Court, there is usually one more hearing after that in order to allow both the parties to comment on the statements of the witnesses. The number of hearings following the witness statements depends on the Family Court. It is not restricted to one hearing, it can call for multiple hearing following the statements of the .. (Legal)

Divorce for UAE Resident Under UAE Family Law and Hindu Marriage Act

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 Hassan Elhais (October 15, 2016)  In a recent Supreme Court case decision, according to Article 13 of the personal status law, the court of cassation applied foreign law in a divorce matter. As per Article 13, either party has a right to request to the court to apply the foreign law (ie place where marriage was contracted) in their divorce matter. As per Article 16, all substantive matters relating to guardianship, .. (Legal)

Banking Law - An Introduction to Personal Guarantee

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 Hassan Elhais (October 12, 2016)  The economic boom in UAE has resulted in huge developments and a considerable increase in trade. This, in turn, has led to a rise in transactions which require a fast debt recovery mechanism. According to common practice in the UAE, the most secure and quickest method is the post-dated - and in some cases undated – cheque. This is often requested by creditors (financial .. (Legal)

Banking Law - An Introduction to Corporate Guarantee

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 Hassan Elhais (October 12, 2016)  In the UAE, the risk management activities inherent in running a corporate or investment banking business remain of crucial importance, not least because of the strong local characteristic of “name lending”, by which is meant lending or providing other banking facilities to family or other private businesses, primarily on the strength of the “name” or .. (Legal)

Rules of Succession in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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 Hassan Elhais (October 12, 2016)  What law governs The main source of law in the UAE is Sharia in which all laws are formulated and based on. It is considered a public order. The governing law of succession in the country is UAE Federal Law No. 5 of 1985 or the Civil Transactions Code which states in Article 17 (1) that “Inheritance shall be governed by the law of the deceased at the time of his death" and .. (Legal)

Family Law Article about Dissolution of Marriage

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 Hassan Elhais (October 10, 2016)  The dissolution of a marriage is a legal act that may not coincide with the emotional tearing asunder. Divorce is typically a painful process for all concerned. While it can take adults time to regain psychological equilibrium, there is also a threat to be involved in a court proceeding claiming for compensation for children’s maintenance and support. However, different .. (Legal)

What is a Power of Attorney?

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 Hassan Elhais (October 10, 2016)  A Power of Attorney is a notarised letter of authority given by a person or a company to another person or a company, which allows them to act for and on behalf of the original person in various government departments and for contractual purposes. The attorney and the person giving it must be over 21 years of age and must be of sound mind. A Power of Attorney is also required by .. (Legal)




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