3 Legal Lessons From Tiger Woods’ Drugged Driving Arrest

Hot legal news! Tiger Woods has unfortunately found himself in the spotlight again due to poor choices behind the wheel. Tiger was arrested for allegedly being under the influence of prescription drugs while sleeping behind the wheel. When the officer woke Tiger up, who was behind the wheel of his Mercedes, he…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2sfdWtc

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Supreme Court Tightens Injury Lawsuit Rules

Hot legal news! Beyond the decision whether to sue a company or corporation for injuries, there is the decision of where to sue a company or corporation. Is it where you live? Where the company is headquartered? Where the injuries occurred? Those options got whittled down considerably yesterday when the Supreme Court ruled…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2rFPsfF

How to Get out of a Commercial Lease Early

Hot legal news! Maybe you’re expanding and you want more space. Or maybe you found a better deal closer to customers or clients. Or maybe you just got stuck with a deadbeat landlord. Whatever the reason, your small business is looking to change locations. But there’s just one problem — your current lease…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2sf2a25

What Is Personal Bankruptcy?

Hot legal news! Nobody wants to file for bankruptcy — it can be a disheartening and complicated process, both legally and emotionally. But sometimes it may be the only option for escaping the most crippling debt and rebuilding your financial future. There are many life scenarios that might lead to personal bankruptcy, different…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2rFYQ2R

SCOTUS Refuses to Deport Immigrant Convicted of Statutory Rape in California

Hot legal news! The US Supreme Court decision issued Tuesday confused countless people who read headlines much like the one above. Many people were in disbelief that a convicted rapist was saved from deportation by the Supreme Court.  However, like most legal matters that reach the Supreme Court, the actual issue was…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2sfFlLU

Fake Person, Real Injury? Man Claims He Was Hurt Fleeing Mannequin

Hot legal news! The Planet Hollywood casino-hotel in Las Vegas is known for its memorabilia. Autographed wardrobe items, set pieces, and other film collectibles line the casino and adorn hotel room walls. But apparently one of those relics got a little too real for one guest. Kent Jacobs Boutwell thought a life-sized mannequin…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2rU79YO

Alabama Inmate at Center of Supreme Court Appeal Executed

Hot legal news! Thomas Arthur was first indicted of murdering Troy Wicker in 1982. Three convictions (two of which were overturned), seven stays of execution, and 35 years later, Arthur was executed by the state of Alabama, mere minutes before his latest execution warrant expired. Arthur’s eighth attempt at a stay was denied…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2rkuekI