The Big Picture

Useful Approaches in Recovering Rent Arrears

As much as you want to avoid it, rent arrears are inevitable, and it does not matter if your property is big or small. You want to integrate all the necessary approaches to lower your chances of ever experiencing them. At some point in time, however, you will have to…


What Do You Need to Start a Coworking Space Business?

Freelancers are growing by the numbers; in fact, a report from software company Intuit predicted that 40% of the population will enter the freelancing industry by 2020. That’s more than 60 million people who will, eventually, need a space to work in. Enter your business. Addressing the growing need, however,…


The 3 Major Effects of Bankruptcy Filing That You Should Know

Filing for bankruptcy is one way to get relief from personal debt. When considering this major financial move, there are repercussions that you need to know.  As each person has a different financial situation, the effects may also differ. Thus, it is best to consult with your lawyer first before filing…


Living Together: What You Should and Shouldn’t Do

So you have decided to shack up with your partner. That is all fine and dandy. But while the law provides great protections to married couples, cohabitation of partners, unfortunately, have none. What happens if you break up? What about all the money and property you have acquired together? If…


Learning About the Different Forms of Employee Discrimination

Since 2009, most workplaces in Australia follow a new system created by the Fair Work Act 2009. Led by an ombudsman, this act helps people who believe that they have been subject to unlawful discrimination at work. Once an employee reports unjust treatment, the ombudsman and an employment lawyer such…



Minor in Possession of Drugs: What the Law Says

Both adults and minors found in possession of illegal and controlled substances have to appear in court and be punished according to the state laws. However, there are many differences in the way the justice system treats juvenile cases and cases involving adults. To say the least, juvenile trials are…


Home Buying Guide: 3 Useful Pieces of Advice

A house is a big purchase, and it’s probably the biggest you’ll ever make in your lifetime. It’s not only the price that makes you decide to buy; it also involves the price of maintenance and improvements or additions you'll need in the future. There’s also the possibility of selling…



A Short Guide to 3 of the Most Common Drug Crimes

There are many types of drug crimes covered by state and federal laws. In general, the government prohibits the possession, production, and sale of controlled substances such as illegal drugs. Drug offenses that go against the federal law are punishable with sentences typically longer than state drug charges. According to…