Hit by Another Driver: What to Say

There you were in your car, just heading to the froyo social, when another driver struck you. Your weekend plans have just been ruined, but worse, you’ve been seriously injured. You’ve never been in a crash before. What do you do? What do you say when you have to get out of the car and […]

Helping Victims of Sex Abuse

Sexual abuse is one of the most devastating and traumatic events a person can experience. Dealing with the aftermath of sexual abuse can often be just as difficult as the assault itself. Many victims report feelings of self-harm, depression, anxiety and even experience symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. However, there are a few ways that […]

Injury Claims for Intentional Torts

A ‘tort’ is a type of wrongful deed committed by a person that ends up harming another individual. The wrongful act could comprise a multitude of actions, which is split up into several different sub-classes. A tort could have been courtesy for a mentally challenged or unstable individual. When the individual inflicting the pain is […]

Importance of Law in Society

INTRODUCTION According to Hobbes, the lives of individuals in the state of nature were “solitary, poor, nasty, brutish and short”, a state in which self-interest and the absence of rights and contracts prevented the “social”, or society. Life was “anarchic”. Imagine the conditions of living in such state where everyone is a law unto himself. […]

Getting Help After a Motorcycle Wreck

Getting injured in a motorcycle accident can have devastating effects on your life. Motorcyclists do not have the protection of thousands of pounds of steel surrounding them the same way cars, trucks, busses, and other motor vehicles do. This often results in catastrophic injuries that need you to take time off from work so that […]

Why Fear Laws When You Can Make Them Your Friend?

When we hear the word ‘laws’ we instantly think of restrictions. Yes, laws can restrict everyday people in one way or another and when they do, you can honestly feel a bit constricted with everyday life. However, laws don’t have to be feared as they can actually be one of your best friends. Yes, laws […]

How to Find a Lawyer – Some Useful Tips

At times, hiring a new lawyer can be difficult. There are many who get confused over the lawyer they need and really struggle to make a start too. You cannot blame people for getting confused over the choice of a lawyer as people often make simple mistakes when they go in search of them. However, […]

How to Avoid the 12 Biggest Mistakes People Make in Hiring a Lawyer

Lawyers are necessary when a legal case is going to court and there are so many great professionals to choose from. Unfortunately it can be difficult to know which lawyer is best as there are many options available today. Anyone who wants to fight a legal case will need to ensure they have good representation […]