Police Ignorance Of The Law May Still Result In Criminal Conviction
It is reasonable to expect police officers to know and understand the laws they are enforcing. After all, criminals cannot use ignorance of the law as a valid defense; therefore, police officers should not be allowed to use the same type of legal ignorance as an excuse to violate citizens' rights. However, a recent ruling by the United States Supreme Court may have opened the door for such an eventuality. Here's more information about this issue, and what you can do to defend yourself in court.
Rear-Ended Someone? You Don't Have To Accept Full Fault
If you've been in an accident where you rear ended someone else, you may be feeling hopeless about your case. Doubtless you've heard from relatives and your insurance company that the person in the back is always 100% at fault in rear end collisions. However, this may not be the case when it comes to your accident. Depending on the details of your accident, you may be able to prove the other driver was partially at fault.
Protect Your Precious Liquor License
Your liquor license can be one of the most valuable assets of your business. In fact, the sale of alcohol often makes up a large percentage of the profits in many restaurants. So losing your license could be very detrimental to your dining business. And, of course, the loss of a liquor license can be absolutely devastating to a bar or a nightclub. Unfortunately, there are several reasons why your business could lose its license, but many of them are preventable.
Want to Be Compensated? 5 Steps to Take If You Are Injured in an Auto Accident
While nobody wants to get into an accident, the fact is that it happens. More than two million people were injured in car crashes in 2013 alone. If you're injured in an accident that wasn't your fault, you deserve to be compensated for your pain and suffering as well as lost income due to injuries and other things like vehicle rental costs while your car gets fixed. Here are five steps to take if you are injured in an auto accident to ensure the best opportunity for compensation.
Clobbered While Clubbing: Can You Sue The Bar Owner If You Are Injured In A Bar Fight?
It's a common misconception that a person who was an active participant in a bar fight is not entitled to compensation for injuries they sustained in that fight. While actual statistics are impossible to gather due to the vast number of unreported bar and nightclub fights, one thing is for certain -- there are high instances of violence at places where people go to drink alcohol. The Responsibilities Of A Bar Owner