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5 Common Criminal Offenses in Arizona
Arizona's criminal justice system is also complex. You may be faced with multiple legal issues and jargon, which can be confusing. If you lack legal representation, this makes it more complicated. And this is why it's critical to hire a criminal defense attorney when charged with a criminal offense. What are the common criminal offenses in Arizona? Violent crimes Violent crimes are felonies whereby the perpetration issues... ❯❯❯
What is Bad Faith Insurance?
Let’s say you’re involved in a car accident. After making sure you’re safe, one of the first things most of us would do is to call our insurance company. Immediately reporting the accident will ensure the ball gets rolling on your insurance claim so you can get back on the road. If it’s a valid claim, your insurance company should be there for you—right? This isn’t always the case. In many cases, an... ❯❯❯
The Law on Using VPNs: Is It Legal to Use a VPN?
VPN is a great tool for online security and privacy. It can also help us bypass geo-restrictions and online censorship. However, is it legal to use a VPN? In this article, we will discuss the law on using VPNs. What Is VPN? VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. In a nutshell, a VPN protects your internet connection from data surveillance by people who could want to use your internet connection for purposes you don’t want... ❯❯❯
Protecting Mental Patients' Health Information In The U.S.
HIPAA is an act in the U.S. that aims to protect the confidentiality of patients who receive medical treatment. The act also provides patients with peace of mind that the information disclosed within sessions will remain private under most circumstances. It is a vital point within the mental healthcare environment, as a previous lack of trust was a common barrier and concern for many patients seeking help. HIPAA and Mental Health... ❯❯❯
Are You Eligible to Receive Compensation After a Slip and Fall?
Slip, trip, and fall accidents are inevitable; they can happen anytime, anywhere. Whether you stumble down the stairway at home, trip over uneven steps at an apartment complex, or slip on an icy or snowy surface, there’s a chance you could suffer serious injuries. Sadly, most people who get injured in a slip, trip, and fall accident do not take any legal action. What such individuals don’t know is that they could be... ❯❯❯
Benefits of Having a Truck Accident Lawyer
Traffic accidents are dangerous – and often terrifying – but truck accidents put a much finer point on the matter. To make matters extra difficult, truck accident claims are exceptionally complicated. If you have been injured by a truck driver’s negligence, the benefits of having an experienced NYC truck accident lawyer on your side are nearly immeasurable. Assessing Your Damages At the heart of your truck accident... ❯❯❯
Negligence in the health care sector and the rights of victims
Personal injury laws cover accidental harm in medical treatments. Additionally, the health workers’ wellbeing is also the responsibility of the employer as due to numerous reasons, health workers can sustain injuries. Considering the risk of coronavirus, the working conditions of health workers has been more difficult. The health workers’ mental and bodily health should be provided by designing suitable and reasonable work... ❯❯❯
Must know rules regarding public accidents before starting a business
Even if you are performing perfectly in your business, you can suddenly find yourself in trouble if you hinder your responsibilities about the visitors’ wellbeing. If you can’t provide a safe environment as the owner of the business place, the job you do, your skills and the commitment to your work are worthless. Starting a business is a sensitive matter. Both for your finances, and for the management-wise. You are liable... ❯❯❯
Can You Sue Your Employer if You Were Injured on a Construction Site?
Construction sites are inherently full of dangers. The industry has one of the highest accident rates of any field. You could fall off a building or into an open excavation. People may be electrocuted or hit by a forklift. However, not all such accidents can lead to a personal injury claim. Can you sue your employer if you were injured on a construction site? It depends on the nature of the accident and who was injured. Let’s take... ❯❯❯
Breonna Taylor’s Family’s Legal Claims Against City of Louisville Settled for $12 Million
Attorneys representing Breonna Taylor’s family have reached a $12 million agreement with the City of Louisville. Immediate family members can file wrongful death cases against parties whose negligence or intentional acts lead to a loved one’s death. Depending on several issues, such a case could settle for millions of dollars, as this one reportedly has. If you believe you have need a car wreck lawyer, read on. The... ❯❯❯