Legal Hours of Service Limits for Truck Drivers

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration or FMCSA regulates commercial vehicles using public highways. They have the Hours of Service or HOS regulations to guarantee the safety of all road users. This is because driving commercial vehicles for prolonged periods is dangerous to drivers and the general public. HOS regulations…


The Debate on Breathalyzer Tests Continues

Have you been arrested for driving-under-the-influence (DUI)? Many people are often required to take a breath test, but very few people know that being compelled to take a breath test can violate a person’s constitutional rights. In addition, there has also been evidence that the test itself may be faulty…


What Potential Buyers Should Know about Gazumping

When purchasing real estate, nothing is legal and binding—even if you’ve already verbally agreed or shaken on a purchase price—until you’ve signed and exchanged contracts. As a buyer, you have to be very cautious about how you conduct yourself when expressing your interest to purchase a property and negotiating on…


A Comprehensive Look at Company Law and Business Hierarchy

Company Law includes commercial and contract laws which deal with the formation and running of a corporation or company. Under this law, companies are regarded as separate legal entities for carrying out commercial enterprises under the laws of the state they are incorporated within. Company law determines the nature of interaction between…



What Happens If My Motorcycle is Defective or Gets Recalled?

Motorcycle defects are typically involved in claims involving product liability due to a defect in manufacturing, design, or marketing. This might occur if a motorcycle was designed and/or manufactured improperly or was in a way harmful to the general public, such as caused an injury, following its introduction and sale…


Being the “Winner” in Divorce: Is There Such a Thing?

Some people go through a divorce with the intention of winning or “beating” their spouse. This misguided thinking, however, can make the process more stressful and exhausting. This is because it could mean spending too much, hurting the other person, and prolonging healing. If this is your intention, keep in…


Legal Requirements for Running a Business

Imagine that you have drafted a business plan and are ready to start a business. Have you handled the legalities of starting and running a business? Some business owners skip the legalities due to ignorance. Here are the legal requirements that you need to complete with a litigation firm like…


Types of General Damages for Workplace-Related Personal Injury Cases

Workplace-related injuries account for about 60% of personal injury cases in the UK annually. Personal protection in the work environment is a responsibility of the employer and employee. Though employees are typically vigilant with their workplace safety, most employers are negligent in pursuit for profit. There are two primary categories…