4 Ways To Help Your Lawyer Help You If you want a legal representative at all, you should work closely together in order to win your case. Regardless of how competent they can be, they're gonna need your help. Allow me to share four important ways to help your legal team allow you to win: 1. Be Totally Honest And Up Your lawyers need and expect your complete cooperation - irrespective of what information you're likely to reveal for them. Privilege means whatever you say is saved in confidence, so don't hold anything back. Your legal team has to know all things in advance - most importantly information another side could check out and surprise you with later. 2. Provide Meticulous Records Keep a continuing and factual account of all the information related to your case. Whether it's witnesses or payments being made, provide your attorneys with the data they have to assist them to win. 3. Turn Up Early For All Those Engagements Do not be late when you're appearing before a court and steer clear of wasting the attorney's time, too, by being promptly, whenever. In reality, because you might need to discuss very last minute details or even be extra prepared for the truth you're facing, it's a good idea to arrive early. 4. Demonstrate That You Have Your Act Together If you've been arrested for just about any crime, it's important so that you can prove to the court that you simply both regret the actions and are making strides toward enhancing your life. By way of example, if you're facing a DUI, volunteer to get a rehab program. Be sincere and associated with the cities the judge is presiding over. Working more closely with the legal team increases your probability of absolute success. Try these tips, listen closely to how you're advised and ultimately, you ought to win your case.
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What Is Commercial Law About?
I Am An Business Marketing Undergrad Taking A Commercial Law Module Next Semester. What Topics Would I Be Covering? How Do I Do Well For Them?
I hope your course is better than the course I took. It was all about memorizing the Uniform Commercial Code, with absolutely no thought to what any of it might mean for a business!
Are Some Places On The Web Where You Pay For Legal Information?
Some Of The Places On The Web Say If U Pay $ U Can Find Out Back Ground Checks,Almost Any Thing & Etc On People. Is This Really True Or A Rip Off?
When you pay $$$ to these people, you are, in effect, hiring a private investigation company. You would be better to use a P.I. who you can talk to face to face and ask him to what extent he can go to get the information you need. Some of these web companies can only get up to a certain level of information and do not have the authority to probe further.
Personally, I'd feel safer with a face to face meeting than one in which the other person is faceless and can leave you hanging at any moment after you give them your credit card number. How would you track them down?
You can find P.I.s in your area by looking in the phone book.
Can You Be Denied An Appeal If Your Attorney Never Objected To Anything The Prosecutor Said During Your Trial?
The question is not whether you can be "denied" an appeal, but whether you can win an appeal. You have to show that it would have made a difference in your case if your attorney had made objections. If there were no grounds for objecting, then there would have been no reason for your attorney to object. If, on the other hand, there were grounds to object, you might be able to get a reversal if you can show first that a reasonably competent would have objected and second that you might have obtained a better result if the attorney had objected.
Do I Need Permission To Do This In My Writing?
Let's Say I Want To Slide In A Few Pronouns Into My Writing From Time To Time. I Know There Is A Legal Issue With Using A Musician's Song Lyrics In Writing Without Their Grant Of Permission, But I'm Talking Stuff Like "Mcdonald's" Or "Walmart"--Simple Pronouns That Are Well Known Enough For The Majority Of People To Know Off The Top Of Their Heads. Am I Liable To Be Held Accountable For Any Copyright Issues? Now What If I Go A Little Further And Maybe Insert A Famous Person's Name Like A Philosopher's Or An Artist's Or Maybe Even A Title Of A Major Work(S). Am I Voiding Any Legal Policy?
It Would Be Very Helpful If Someone Could Be So Kind As To Put Up A Link Listing Any Or All Legal Issues Concerning Publication. Thank You.
You raise a variety of issues on multiple fronts.
"WalMart" and "McDonald's" are proper nouns (not pronouns) and they are not copyrighted; they are trademarked. For example, you cannot open a restaurant and call it McDonald's and paint golden arches on the side of the building.
If you write an essay or personal narrative and talk about a time that you went to McDonald's, you can just write that. Generally, you can do the same in a work of fiction. (Example: Where the Heart Is by Billie Letts. The author used WalMart as the setting for a good bit of the story. She painted WalMart in a favorable light. I'm certain WalMart was made aware of this and given the opportunity to approve the story.)
In the movie "Little Miss Sunshine," there is a scene where the family is using some promotional glasses from a fast-food restaurant. Originally, the script called for drinking glasses from Burger King, and Burger King did not wish to be associated with the movie, so that detail was changed. That's about trademark.
If you write a report or an academic work, you must use the trademark sign immediately after names like WalMart and McDonald's and Apple.
Citing an author or an artist or a philosopher and referencing a work is not copyright violation. Citing a bit of a song's lyrics is one thing; printing the lyrics to an entire album is another. There are lots of factors.
You should read about what copyright is to get a better understanding.
Also, if you were to publish, the publisher will vet the work to make sure there are no legal issues. If you want to self-publish, you would do well to have an attorney (one who specializes in publishing) vet the work for you.
Generally, in order to be held liable, there must be stakes, preferably high ones. In other words, no one is going to bother coming after you unless it's worthwhile. This is not to say that this gives you a license to violate any copyright as you please, but rather to understand that it's a long way off before it becomes a problem.
I don't think there is a link listing any and all "legal issues concerning publication." There is much to be considered; it's not all just black and white.
In the meantime, don't worry about it. Write and get the writing done. You can fuss with the details and the legalities later.
Anyone Know A Good Traffic Ticket Attorney In San Diego?
My Wife Has 2 Moving Violations That She Needs To Contest. I'M Not Talking About Something That She Did And Is Trying To Fight Just For The Hell Of It. This Was Some Sort Of Mix-Up (Like Wrong Car) Or Other Error On The Officer'S Part. We Have A Witness, Etc, I Don'T Want To Risk Fighting On Our Own And Losing. I Tried Tixnix.Com But Nothing So Far. I Also Called One Other Firm, But They Seemed Shady. They Didn'T Even Want To Hear The Story. They Just Said Pay Us First And We'Ll See What You Have. Please Help. Thanks.
Not one moving violation, but two? Mix up? Wrong car? Officer error? Twice? Come on dude.......Who you trying to kid?
What can you do? Tell your wife to obey the traffic laws, as she is getting caught and it's costing YOU money, and possibly her suspension time.
Can I Become A Juvenile Court Lawyer With A Felony Conviction?
I Have Spent Half Of My Life In Juvenile Hall, Jail And Prison. I Have Recently Turned My Life Around Am Interested In Becoming A Juvenile Court Lawyer. I Want To Work With Juveniles. Would That Be Possible With My Felony'S?
If you are serious, send an inquiry to your state bar. Every bar has an ethics panel that reviews all applicants. Juvenile convictions may be treated differently.