What is the difference between DUI and DWI?

There can be some confusion about what constitutes a DUI and DWI. “DUI” stands for “Driving Under the Influence.” DUI will include charges for drunk driving or in some states can also include driving under the influence of drugs or medications. Most states will confirm that a driver is under the influence by conducting a […]

Legal grounds for divorce/dissolution

If one or both parties in a marriage has grounds for divorce or dissolution, they are classified as legal reasons to terminate a marriage. Here are some of the legal grounds for divorce/ dissolution explained. No-fault divorce – A no-fault divorce will see both parties not blaming the other for the breakdown of the In […]

Should I sue my dentist?

Summary: Dental malpractice can result in health issues and long-term damage. If your dentist refuses to rectify the damage then consider a malpractice lawsuit. A simple dental visit can leave you with many complications if your dentist has been negligent. Most patients will revisit their dentist to receive necessary repairs, but if the dentist refuses, […]

Types of child custody

Child custody is an important area in family law. If you are about to go through a divorce, it is important to know what options you have available. Here we  look at the two main types of child custody: Physical Custody – Child physical custody refers to the amount of time a child lives with […]

What is a motion to compel mediation?

Judges residing on family law cases will often request a motion to that compels mediation. This is done because most family law cases can be settled in mediation and therefore these cases do not have to go through the process of costly hearings and trial. If a judge does not request mediation, either party can […]

A brief guide to dental malpractice

Blog submitted by Dane Levy Attorney of www.Dentalmal.com, a provider of legal services for those injured by dental malpractice in California Dental malpractice is a form of medical malpractice that deals with injuries that occur after a visit to the dentist. In most cases, the dentist is guilty of negligence and misconduct. However, in some […]