Monday, July 28, 2014
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
When the case you are pursuing get's booted by a bankruptcy -- fight back!
Folks, there are few things more frustrating to civil attorneys than watching a great case get all the way to trial stage...and then poof! Bankruptcy is filed by the defendant and the case flops like a fish on dry land.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Am I allowed to pummel and yell at an "opponent" in deposition? If I called a Naval officer a liar, am I in trouble?
Monday, July 14, 2014
Does support count as a charitable contribution?
Thursday, July 10, 2014
I have a great document I want to admit at trial, but author of the report is not coming to trial. What should I do?LII Rules of Federal Evidence. That should make this answer applicable to most locations. However, always check your local rules for evidence or procedure.
Sunday, July 6, 2014
So what is a DUI?Well...a DUI (driving under the influence) is a criminal offense. Generally, there are two types of alcohol related charges.
|DUI||Driving under the influence||Varies. However, generally this charge requires proof that the alcohol content in an individual's blood is .08 or higher.||VA Code 18.2-266; DC Code 50-2206.11|
Friday, July 4, 2014
I don't want a divorce...can I duck it?Well, maybe. The question is, do you want to spend your life hiding under a rock?
In order for a divorce to be had in Virginia, DC, or Maryland, one of two things must happen (this assumes there is no acceptance of service, or agreement to waive service).
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
It would be easy to say we do this for the money -- for surely, defense of serious criminal matters is not a cheap proposition. It would be easier to say we do it because, "every person deserves his/her day in court -- and someone has to stand by them."