Category: Legal Law

Are we sinking the Jones Act?

As a former merchant seaman, I continue to pursue topics related to the shipping industry in general with a particular interest in issues related to the survival of the United States merchant marine. I was surprised to learn recently that Senator John McCain, a man I admire, has introduced...

What Makes a Good Social Security Disability Attorney?

Disability claims can be complicated and really exhausting, especially when you don’t have the necessary support. Fortunately, social security disability attorneys offer you all the services you need to win your claim. They pay attention to detail so that all the facts are carefully collected and developed to favor...

Why You Need An Intellectual Property Lawyer On Your Side

These days, most companies will have some kind of intangible asset (meaning it can be seen but not touched) that they have claimed ownership of, such as a trademark, patent, or copyright. As with any other asset you own, they must be properly managed and cared for to ensure...

Miami Real Estate – Living in Miami

A lively place that is charged with the energy of the Caribbean waves, Miami is a combination of city sophistication and seductive beaches. With world-class shopping, restaurants serving culinary seafood delicacies, a colorful arts scene, sports shows, and plenty of family-friendly attractions, Miami is considered one of the most...

How to beat the bailiff in 10 easy steps

Being chased by a debt collector or bailiff can be one of the most traumatic and stressful experiences imaginable for an individual or a family. In today’s economic climate, more and more creditors are using creditors to recover unpaid and delinquent debt. Unlike bank bailouts, there is little fiscal...

Why are young people attracted to the gangster image?

Why does everyone want to be a gangster? From gladiators to gangsters, throughout history there has always been an attraction to being the tough guy. Girls love them, mothers cry for them, and everyone else is afraid of them. In today’s society there seem to be three classes of...

The power of perseverance

So what exactly is perseverance in business? It is not giving up your dreams in my mind. You will often hear that success is in the follow-up. Well, it is! If you want something to happen, you have to be willing to follow up. Sometimes this means feeling uncomfortable....

Online Live Teaching Solutions

A decade ago, attending a major university or community college was very different. Waking up early, getting out of bed after a night of study (partying), getting dressed, and being on time for a Psychology 101 class at 8 in the morning was a drag. Being an off-campus student...

Everything you need to know about a personal injury attorney

A civil litigator who provides legal representation to the applicant who claims a psychological or physical injury is known as a personal injury attorney or trial attorney or plaintiffs. This can be the result of a careless act of another organization, person or entity. What are personal injury cases?...

Unmasking a new villain in the fight against piracy in Nigeria

TIME TO FOCUS ON THE GREATEST PIRATES IN THE NIGERIAN MUSIC INDUSTRY I think it’s really ironic that when we talk about piracy in Nigeria, all we talk about are the traders in markets like Alaba and other places. For almost everyone in the Nigerian music industry, entertainment writers,...