Each year in the United States, hundreds of people down in swimming pools and spas, this includes almost 300 children under the age of five. Most disturbing are the injuries and deaths that are associated with suction entrapment. This occurs when a person gets caught on the bottom drain or other suction port and is held under the water. Not only does the victim risk drowning but evisceration by the suction of the pump.
About 10 years ago young Virginia Graeme Baker was the victim of ...Read more »
Asset protection is the progression by which one can take step to avoid the risk of their assets being seized and accessed by claimants and/or creditors. Assets may include investments, bank accounts, real estate and more.
Asset protection is a basic step taken by entrepreneurs and professionals. They are at high risk of being proficiently sued; therefore their personal as well as commercial assets are at risk of being detained in a judgment.
The process of asset protection
planning ...Read more »
Have you met an accident in Boca Raton? If yes, Boca Raton law gives you the right to get compensation for your loss. But as you know all legal matters are very complicated. Dealing with the legal hassles is a daunting task. It is better to count on a professional lawyer than taking things in your hand. Many people find it difficult to obtain compensation because they think that they can handle things without professional help and this is their great mistake. Another reason that they find it ...Read more »
If you are going to form a corporation, you might be surprised
to learn a 'C' corporation comes with a lot of tax benefits.
While this article isn't intended to replace the advice of a
good tax professional, it may serve to open your eyes to the
value of a 'C' corporation.
The 'C' in C corporation has a few legal ramifications, but it
is primary a designation for tax purposes. Put in layman's
terms, the designation simply means the corporation will act as
its own tax entity. In ...Read more »
Dr. William Allan Kritsonis Professor Public School Law & Educational Laws and Policies Case Five Court of Appeals of Texas, Beaumont. Nora Kathryn CONROY, Appellant v. NACOGDOCHES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, Appellee. No. 09-05-362 CV. LITIGANTS Plaintiffs-Appellant: Nora Kathryn CONROY Defendants-Appellee: NACOGDOCHES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT BACKGROUND At the time Conroy filed her petition, she had been employed as a special ...Read more »
Investing in a corporate entity is fairly standard practice in
our society. Problems arise when you own a small percentage of
shares, but disagree with the direction the majority
shareholders are taking the entity. As a minority shareholder,
do you have any way to fight 'the man', to wit, the majority
A couple of your friends come up with a great business idea, but
need start-up capital. You agree to provide $10,000 for 30
percent of the shares. A corporation ...Read more »
Non-Compete Agreements are controversial documents that restrict
a person's right to work with competitors of a former employer.
The effectiveness of one such non-compete agreement is on
display in a recent lawsuit filed by Microsoft against Google.
Dr. Kai-Fu Lee
Dr. Kai-Fu Lee joined Microsoft in 1998 and was in charge of
creating and running company operations in China. Over the last
few years, Lee has been working on Microsoft's speech
recognition system. The system is rumored to be the ...Read more »
President Bush's selection of the Hon. John Roberts is an
interesting choice. The betting, and there had been betting, was
on a minority or female candidate. Instead, President Bush
swings for the fences with a middle-aged, white male. Let the
Regardless of your political views, Roberts' intellectual
competency cannot be questioned. This man was a very competent
lawyer and is a thoughtful judge. As an advocate, his arguments
before the Supreme Court were always ...Read more »
What is 'The statute of limitations' in American law? Statue of Limitations : A type of federal or state law that restricts the time within which legal proceedings may be brought. Statutes of limitations, which date back to early ROMAN LAW, are a fundamental part of European and U.S. law. These statutes, which apply to both civil and. What law prohibit minors to drive motor vehicles?Republic Act? States usually set the age at which people can drive. It's state law. - In California, it's the ...Read more »
Child support enforcement is a growing area of family law. Once
child support has been ordered by a Court, or agreed upon by two
parents, it is not always smooth sailing. Although we hear a lot
about "deadbeat parents" (and there are both moms and dads who
are deadbeats), the overwhelming majority of parents pay support
and take care of their children as agreed upon or ordered. But,
when that is not the case, you have to know how child support
Child support enforcmement in ...Read more »