Do you feel like your workplace is essentially a boys' club? It is illegal for your workplace to discriminate against you based solely upon the fact that you are a woman. But proving gender discrimination is easier said than done. If you believe you are in a situation at work that you can no longer abide, here are some tips that might help you get control of the situation: Strength in Numbers
If you are trying to obtain an immigration visa or file a petition for a fiance visa, spousal visa or other visas to bring family members to the United States, you will need to fill out and file immigration petitions. While anyone who pays the filing fee can fill out and submit their own petitions, there are many benefits to hiring an attorney to handle the petitions and immigration case on your behalf.
No contest, or nolo contendere, is one of three possible ways to plead after an arrest. Pleas are usually entered during the arraignment or at a hearing soon after the arrest. What is interesting about pleas is that the defendant can change their plea at any time. Every action in the criminal process can have meanings beyond the obvious, however, and the way a defendant pleads can carry unintended consequences. Read on to learn more about pleas and no contest pleas in particular.
Do you know that you can be charged and convicted of planning, alongside at least one other person, a crime even if you don't actualize your plans? The charge you would face is a criminal conspiracy. Below are some of the defenses you can use against the charge. Disprove the Elements of Conspiracy For the government to convict you of criminal conspiracy, the prosecution must prove the following elements of the charge:
An estate planning attorney, also referred to as a probate attorney, is typically associated with someone who can only help with designating who your property goes to after your death. Although estate planning lawyers can assist you with drafting the appropriate paperwork regarding the inheritance of your property, there are several other types of legal matters they can assist you with. Talking with an attorney about estate planning includes a wide range of things, from the drafting of a will to instituting the power of attorney, but the attorney can also assist those you have designated as the beneficiary.