Legal Insights

  • 3 Tips For Planning Your Marketing Strategy As A Law Firm

    Like any other business, getting your marketing right as a law firm is vital to setting your business apart and a critical part of helping clients find the right attorney. In the American Bar Association’s Legal Technology Survey Report, only 47 percent of firms had a marketing budget. Interestingly, it was the larger firms that seemed to have a dedicated marketing budget in place. Solo and smaller practices were still lagging behind their competitors when it came to investing in a marketi...
  • 4 Ways For Law Firms To Be More Productive And Efficient

    When you’re a lawyer running your own firm, it’s like you’re serving two masters at the same time. There's yourself and then there’s your firm, which is essentially a business in the practice of profession. You have cases to sort through, documents to file, staff to manage, and bills to pay, among many other responsibilities. So if you feel you don’t have enough hours in a day, that’s expected given all the things you need to deal with in one workday. But it doesn’t always have...
  • Client Engagement: 4 Tools For Law Firms

    As a lawyer running your firm, it’s safe to consider yourself also as running a business. But unlike businesses selling products, you’re in the practice of the profession. This means you’re selling your legal services to would-be clients. Because it’s not all the time you’re going to find clients who need a lawyer, you have to do your best to nurture those clients and keep them engaged. When a client walks into a law firm’s office to ask for services, chances are these clients ar...
  • 4 Tips For Preparing And Sharing Legal Documents

    At some point in your life, you’ll most likely end up needing to prepare and share legal documents. May it be for business or personal purposes, the need to secure the privacy and confidentiality of such documents can’t be emphasized enough. Not knowing how to securely handle legal contracts and agreements may result in conflicts that you don’t want to get into.   Taking the essential steps in protecting legal documents is the responsibility of both parties (you and the other one ...
  • 3 Ways Investors Can Protect Their Real Estate Assets

    Real estate assets refer to improved and unimproved real property and real estate-related assets. Whether you have an apartment for rent, an office space or building, a lodge or hotel, or similar properties, those are all examples of real estate assets. They can provide you with a good, consistent source of income. Although real estate assets can make a great investment, they come with certain risks and liabilities. In this article, you’ll learn the different ways you can protect your real...
  • 4 Type of Cases Handled By Texas Personal Injury Firms

    If you’ve been injured in Texas or wherever you may be located, hiring an attorney is one of the things you should consider doing to protect your legal rights and interests. Typically, being injured as a result of someone else’s negligence gives you an opportunity to run after the at-fault party and recover the right amount of compensation. This is the rationale of the personal injury law, which is also known as tort law.   Primarily, personal injury law refers to a specialized fiel...
  • 3 Ways To Obtain Legal Advice For Your Personal Injury Case

    Personal injury is a legal term for any physical harm that a person suffers due to negligence or a malicious act. These injuries may also cause or result in mental suffering or emotional trauma that affects a person's ability to perform certain tasks or things. These lawsuits are also known as "tort lawsuits" and, depending on the state in which they’re filed, can have very significant legal protections. Most personal injuries result from vehicle collisions, dog bites, workplace injuries, ...
  • How To Hire The Right Legal Professionals For Modesto Car Accidents

    The first thing you’ll have to do when involved in a car accident and after you’ve recovered from your injury is to hire a legal professional. A car accident lawyer, to be exact, is a lawyer who specializes in vehicular incidents and can help you in many ways, if you’ve been injured in a mishap.As such car accident lawyers build their careers as experts in dealing with insurance companies and getting a good settlement for their clients. If you don’t know how to select the best lawyer...
  • Beyond Divorce: 6 Family Issues That Need Legal Consultation

    Domestic issues are rather sensitive, and most people outside this immediate social circle would prefer not to dip their hands into these problems. But the truth is, many family-related disputes need legal intervention to be settled fairly. In fact, there’s an entire branch of law that aims to address these types of conflicts. Family courts are best known for handling divorce settlements. However, not many people know that family law exists to cover all issues involving a wide range of d...
  • 5 Tips To Find The Best Personal Injury Lawyer

    When you have a case that calls for the expertise of a personal injury lawyer, how do you know you’re actually in good hands? When it comes to legal matters, you should never skimp on your legal assistance’s quality. Otherwise, it could mean a bad outcome for your claim. No matter where you’re from, you’re sure to find quite a number of lawyers specializing on personal injury law. However, this doesn’t mean that each of them is reputable, experienced, and able to work according t...
  • Three Ways A Cease-and-Desist Letter Can Help Protect Your Intellectual Property Rights

    A cease-and-desist letter (or “demand letter”) is often the first step taken by an intellectual property rightsholder upon discovering that someone has infringed those rights. Most cease-and-desist letters provide contact information for the sender and detail the rights that are alleged to have been infringed, the nature of the allegedly infringing activity, and the “demand”—or what the rightsholder wants to see happen. To encourage the recipient to take prompt notice and action, sende...
  • Personal Injury Basics: Negligence 101

    Getting injured in an accident is painful, time-consuming, and costly. You may need surgery and physical therapy. You are likely to miss hours of time from your job, and you may need help getting around the house. If you have been injured in an accident due to someone else’s negligence, there are a few things you can do to make sure that you will be able to pay your bills. Much of the law and the steps you will take to get insurance money will depend on the type of accident you experienced...
  • 5 Things to Look for From Your Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

    Let’s imagine a scenario for a moment. You own a motorcycle, and you enjoy riding it to and from work. One morning, you’re in an accident on your way there.You decide you want to hire a lawyer because you believe you were not responsible for what happened. Instead, you feel that another driver’s actions caused the wreck.In this scenario, you might not be sure which lawyer or law firm should represent you in court. You have never had to hire a lawyer before, or, if you have, it was neve...
  • Legal Do's and Don'ts in Motorcycle Accident Cases

    There are millions of motorcycle owners across the United States, and many people are drawn to the idea of owning and riding their own motorcycle for various reasons. Some people like the fact that motorcycles tend to be cheaper to buy, maintain, and insure than cars and other vehicles, for example, while others like the flexibility and maneuverability of motorcycles for getting around in cities. Many people also enjoy the unique thrills and sensations that only motorcycles can offer, with a...
  • Can You Sue Your Lawyer?

    The role of a lawyer is to be your advocate and to provide you with the information and services you need to deal with a legal case. What if your attorney screws up your case, however? Attorneys do fall short of what they’re expected to do, and as a client, if you’re in this situation, you have rights. It’s complicated, though. It’s hard to win a malpractice case against your lawyer.   With that in mind, the following are things to know if you’re wondering whether or not yo...
  • What Defines the top Personal Injury Lawyers to Fight Your DUI Case?

    Driving under the influence of alcohol is considered an offense in every state in the US. Getting advice from professionals such as HHJ Trial Attorneys: Accident & Personal Injury Lawyers could help you see your case to a fair and just end. According to a news report, despite fewer drivers on the road, San Diego saw a 33% increase in fatal DUI crashes in 2020. You must be aware of your rights and have appropriate legal counsel at every step of the DUI case. An experienced personal injury la...
  • 4 Ways To Settle Business Disputes

    When you're in business, it's inevitable to have disputes between you and your partners, shareholders, suppliers, customers, and practically anyone who has a stake in your enterprise. In fact, from the moment you establish your business, you must prepare yourself for possible legal problems along the road. You must learn to get through disagreements if you want your business to succeed.   There are many reasons which may give rise to business conflicts. Sometimes, just delivering the wr...
  • Got Injured After A Vaccination? 9 Things To Know

    The purpose of vaccination is to provide immunity for people against diseases. However, some individuals end up developing adverse reactions or suffering from an injury after getting vaccinated. Although vaccine injuries and side effects are claimed to rarely happen, they still deserve a careful look from people planning to participate in private or government vaccination drives.   If you recently received vaccination and sustained injuries or experienced adverse reactions as a result...
  • 10 Criminal Defense Lawsuit Mistakes You Should Not Be Making

    When you are faced with criminal charges, you must ensure that your actions are not making the situation worse for you. The decision you make at the beginning of your case will decide the eventual outcome of your defense lawsuit.I have been a criminal defense lawyer for almost a decade and have seen people making those silly mistakes that eventually cost them their case. Today I am here with the sole mindset to highlight those mistakes and warn you about the consequences your mistakes can bring ...
  • Top 10 Advantages Of Hiring An Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer

    Accidents happen all the time. Whether you are walking on the side of streets, driving your car under the speed limit, or shopping in the mall. Depending on the situation, accidents can vary from minor scratches to life-threatening car accidents.Obviously, not every accident needs legal action. Most accidents end up with minor bruises and scratches; only a few accidents result in major injuries that call for legal action.For instance, a car accident that can result in minor scratches will hardly...