Category Archive for: Legal Tips

New Year. New Laws. Everything You Need to Know.

Vehicle Fees (Senate Bill 1) On January 1 a new vehicle tax will go into effect. The tax is to be paid annually with registration, and will range from $25 to $175 depending on the value of the car: Vehicles worth between $0 and $4,999: $25 fee increase Vehicles worth between $5,000 and $24,999: $50 […]

Avoiding Online Car-Buying Fraud

Buying Used is Buying Smart, When Done Right Everyone likes to save money and get discounts, but when buying a used car online sometimes what you think is saving money can cost you big. With car sales taking place online there is a new market for car-buying fraud. We’ve all heard of craiglist horror stories. […]

Top 10 Types of Lawsuits You Should Know About

There are 15 million civil cases filed annually in the United States, and 80% of the world’s lawyers reside in America. There are numerous types of lawsuits that may apply to an event you have experienced, but highly technical wording may have you confused as to whether you have the justification to file a lawsuit. […]

Can Social Media in the Workplace Get You Fired?

Posting on a social media account may seem like a safe place to share your opinion, but depending on the topics you post about, there could be consequences for your statements. Some posts could even lead to you getting fired from your job. As a rule of thumb, stay away from posts that contain rude […]

What are the California Statutes of Limitations?

A statute of limitations is the amount of time you have to file a claim. If you file a claim after the statute of limitations has expired your claim could be subject to denial. Every case is different and similarly the statute of limitations for every claim may vary depending on the circumstances. This is […]

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Free Lawyer Advice Right Now! The Internet is a great resource for information, but when it comes to legal matters, you need real advice from a real lawyer. Trying to figure out the law on your own can be a major disaster, resulting in thousands of dollars lost, deadlines missed and the forfeiture of certain […]

5 Personal Qualities to Look for in a Lawyer

With over 1 million active lawyers in the United States, choosing a lawyer can feel daunting. The solution is easy. Call 1-800-THE-LAW2. We take the guesswork out of finding a credible lawyer who is professional and has experience and a history of success with your type of case. In addition to a good reputation, professionalism, […]

The 7 Most Common Types of Lawsuits

Types of Lawsuits There are many types of lawsuits that people have heard of but don’t actually know what they mean or how they might apply to something that has happened to them. Use this guide to get a better understanding of the most common types of lawsuits filed by individuals and families. 1. Car […]

Class Action Lawsuits: Drugs on the Watch List

Drug Recalls Can Lead to Potential Class Action Lawsuits Every year, the FDA publishes a list of drug recalls on its website. This year, the FDA made 41 announcements of drug recalls. Some of the drugs might be familiar: hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablets; Introvale® (an oral contraceptive); X-ROCK (a dietary supplement for men to […]

If You Need Legal Help, Don’t Go it Alone.

It’s said that an attorney who represents himself has a fool for a client. While you’re probably not an attorney, there may come a time when you need the services of one and you may consider representing yourself. The term for representing yourself is pro se. It’s defined as acting as one’s own attorney or […]