Understanding the Types of Criminal Offences

Day in and day out, you hear news of crimes being committed in every part of the world. It seems that crimes are already part and parcel of everyday human existence. What is mind-boggling, however, is that almost every other incident is considered a crime. No one can actually blame…



Child Custody in Colorado

One of the most sensitive issues that divorce lawyers have to tackle is child custody. It is not just about which parent spends the most time with the children of the marriage. It is about reducing the emotional and developmental impact on the child if they are not able to…


Facts about Company Insolvency in Perth

When a company can no longer pay its debts or continue operations for some reason, one option is to call it quits. It cannot just close down and walk away, however. In Australia, it has to file for company insolvency as stated in the Corporations Act of 2001. How common…



Crime Does Not Pay: Felony vs Misdemeanor

Violating the law constitutes a crime and the offender must be penalized. However, given there are some offenses less serious than others, crimes are classified to distinguish between minor and serious offenses, with corresponding differences in punishment. Minor Offenses For crimes that generally did not inflict physical harm or caused…


Sources for Writing Employment Agreement in NZ

Every employment agreement provides clear information on what to expect when a person agrees to be employed by an organisation. Everything it contains must reflect labour laws that apply to the organisation and its employees, for the protection and promotion of both parties' interests and rights. In NZ, the government…


Business Law: Understanding Intellectual Property

If you are a small business owner and you have a unique product or service to share to the world, you may want to familiarize yourself with intellectual property rights laws. While different countries and jurisdictions will have varying interpretations of what constitutes intellectual property, they all agree that whoever…


How Birth Injury Lawyers can Help You Achieve Justice

Cerebral palsy (CP) occurs in one out of 10 newborns born in the United States. The disorder has become increasingly prevalent due to gestational infections, blood incompatibility between mother and baby, and severe lack of oxygen during delivery. Sufficient blood flow to the brain during the entire process of labor…


The Key Factors Affecting Child Custody Decisions

A divorce is almost invariably a stress-filled and painful ordeal. Even worse than the process itself, however, is what comes afterward. The possibility of losing the house and paying alimony is bad enough, but what really matters is that you might even lose custody of your children.   This is…