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Expunging or Sealing an Adult Criminal Record

by: Paul Bergman   You may be able to seal arrest or conviction records. Here’s how. A criminal record can create difficult downstream consequences…

White Collar or Blue? Differences in Criminal Law

White Collar or Blue? Differences in Criminal Law

by Stacy Aspen   (U.S. Criminal Law and generally) The distinction between white collar and blue collar crime is an important one for police…

Is It Worth It To Risk Court?

Is It Worth It To Risk Court?

  Before Bernie Madoff, white collar crime drifted high above the clouds of public consciousness. Pyramid and ponzi schemes occurred, but ruffled few…

Don’t Let Your Record Hold You Back

Don’t Let Your Record Hold You Back

A criminal record can create difficult downstream consequences whether you (or your child) was arrested or convicted (or both). For example, employers and…

FAMILY View all

  Custody issues are probably the most upsetting aspect of divorce and separation, affecting all parties concerned. If relations between the couple have completely dissolved, they’re unlikely to…

BY. Jessica Prois /Editor, HuffPost Impact That awkward moment when people think you and your dad are married. And that’s not just rhetorical Internet speak. My parents and I just…

ESTATE PLANNING View all

Probing Probate: What You Should Know

By N. Brian Caverly, Esq. and Jordan S. Simon from Estate Planning For Dummies   Probate is a term that is used in several different ways. Probate can refer to the act of…

Making a Financial Power of Attorney in the District of Columbia (D.C.)

  Know what a D.C. financial power of attorney can do for you. Why do I need a financial power of attorney in D.C.? If you become ill…

Wills: Why You Need One

Wills: Why You Need One

by Rebecca Berlin   Many people wonder if they really need a will. They may think that they don’t have enough assets to bother with a will. Some…

No Need To Be A Dummy About Trusts!

No Need To Be A Dummy About Trusts!

No Need To Be A Dummy About Trusts!   Trusts are an important part of your estate plan when you want to leave money to your minor children.…

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Elements of a Good Personal Injury Lawsuit

Elements of a Good Personal Injury Lawsuit

A good personal injury lawsuit is one that contains liability, damages, and collectability, and if any of these three items are missing from the case,…

What To Do After an Auto Accident

Don’t Drink and Drive But Do Know Your Rights

An Example Traffic Case

While You Will Need An Attorney, You Will Also Need To Understand Basic Malpractice

IMMIGRATION View all

Denied F-1 visa? Don’t give up yet. Here is another way to approach it

Denied F-1 visa? Don’t give up yet. Here is another way to approach it

  So supposedly you are in the most frequently denied category of F-1 visa applicants: Female…

Poll: Americans still favor immigration reform, path to citizenship

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How do I incorporate my business?

How do I incorporate my business? Once the decision to incorporate your business has been made,…

O’Malley promises gun control legislation in Md.

FAMILY View all

Child Custody: The Facts

Child Custody: The Facts

  Custody issues are probably the most upsetting aspect of divorce and separation, affecting all parties…

An Adoption Awareness Month Request: Check Your Prejudices

Divorce/ Separation View all

Top 10 Things NOT to Do When You Divorce

Top 10 Things NOT to Do When You Divorce

As anyone who’s gone through a divorce can tell you, the process is rarely easy. Tensions…

What You Should Know About Alimony