Criminal Law (16)

In most car accident cases, the primary issue is to be able to determine who is at fault. Quite often, a police report is generated which may state which driver is at fault. On occasion, an individual who wasn't even driving the vehicle or present at the accident can be assigned blame. These situations include when an employer is found to be liable for a wrongful act committed by an employee, or when you allow someone else to drive your vehicle. If you let a friend drive your car and they are involved in an accident, you are responsible for their actions.Finding help in determining who is at fault may require more than a police report. Witnesses are used to testify as to what they saw. They may be called upon to give a recorded statement to the insurance company or assist in reconstructing the accident. If you choose to…
Do you need to find a criminal lawyer to hire because you find yourself in some trouble that you don't know how to handle on your own? Then you first need to understand the important factors that must be considered before you choose any lawyer to hire.These factors will allow you to feel confident that the best lawyer is being hired for you. The following are the factors that have to be considered.1. Criminal case experience - When you are searching for a lawyer to hire, you have to ensure that they have criminal case experience. If they don't, then they will not be able to provide the best help for you.Always ask about this if you can't find any information about it on their website or anywhere else. Don't make the mistake of hiring a lawyer with no experience because this will harm your chances for the best help…
Jeff Burns (not his real name) is a reputable engineer. He is married and lives with his wife and three children in their comfortable home in the suburbs. Things for Jeff were not always so nice.When Jeff was 21 years old, he was arrested for stealing money from his employer to finance his then out of control drug habit. In court, an agreement was reached to temporarily stay the court proceedings. In essence, Jeff was given another chance. He was placed on probation for a period of two years conditioned on his repayment of the money he had stolen and further conditioned on remaining law abiding. Well, Jeff cleaned up his act, attending treatment and repaying the money.Now, seven years later, Jeff is applying for a position in management. His employer wants him to sign a routine approval to obtain his criminal record. Jeff knows that if his employer learns…
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