DUI Misconceptions That Should Be Dispelled

In the US, out of all the charges, DUI charges are among the really common. Prevalence is really high so it should come as no surprise to see that various DUI misconceptions appeared along the years. The law offices of Thomas, Webb, and Willis present the most common ones that they met from hundreds of past clients. These are the ones nobody should believe. Different Foods Or Drinks Diminish Alcohol Effect There are way too many that think they can remove alcohol impairment by simply splashing water on the face or by drinking coffee. Such food and drink related tactics can help people remain awake and not fall asleep while driving, but impairment levels are not going to be influenced. Drinking effects do take time in order to wear off. It is Possible To Measure BAC (Blood Alcohol Content) Alone There are many that think they have the ability to...
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Trucking Accidents: Legal Complexities to Consider

Trucking accidents, when they involve big rigs, are more complex and deadly than a simple car accident. The number of individuals involved in the accident adds to the complexity even if it's just you and the opposing truck driver, When a truck accident occurs, the parties responsible can include a number of people, including: The driver The truck's owner The employing company Manufacturers Shippers or loaders Complexity leads to lengthy, costly legal battles. If you're in an accident, you may have numerous parties that are held responsible for the accident. Manufacturers, Shippers and Loaders Not only will the driver, owner and employer be potentially responsible for the accident, but manufacturers, shippers and loaders may also be involved. An investigation into the cause of the crash will need to be completed. There are times when these parties may be held responsible: Manufacturers are responsible if there was a defect in the...
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Hiring a Company to Help You Apply for a Pardon

Many people have made mistakes in their life. They might have committed a crime when they were very young and foolish. Having a criminal record is something that can haunt you forever. It can prevent you from getting a job or accepted into a good school. It can also seriously limit your ability to travel to foreign countries. There is no reason why people who have only committed a single crime that was very small should have that one mistake ruin the rest of their life. Fortunately, people in Canada have the ability to apply for a pardon. A pardon does not completely erase your criminal record. The crime will still be there. However, the crime will be removed from the criminal database that is visible to the public. In other words, it will appear as if you have no criminal record to anyone performing a background check on you....
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Critical suggestions on choosing the right legal management software for your law firm

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With multifarious choices available in the market, shopping around for the best legal practice management software can definitely be a daunting task. A lawyer, whether he is working as a solo lawyer or he is working in a firm where there are several other lawyers working along with him, there are a long list of tasks that you need to do within a se...
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Social Media Dos and Don'ts for Lawyers

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Social media can be a very effective way for lawyers to grow their practice. One of my friends in Michigan is a family law attorney that has earned a lot of new clients through Facebook, YouTube and Foursquare. While social media has been great for his business, he faced a number of challenges along the way. There is a learning curve for anyone usi...
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