When Can Negligence Become Criminal?

Hot legal news! Normally, when we think of negligence, we think of traffic accidents and personal injury cases. Legally speaking, negligence is when carelessness results in an injury to a person or property. Such cases are normally dealt with by civil lawsuits for monetary damages to compensate the injured party, although sometimes…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2EVwhB8

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Top 3 Legal Questions When Buying a Car

Hot legal news! Outside of buying a house, or a boat, or a houseboat perhaps, buying a car is one of the biggest financial investments we’ll make. So it goes without saying that you should take the car buying process seriously and therefore you’ll probably have a lot of questions you’ll want…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2mLLwFn

5 Banks Fined by Federal Reserve for Mortgage Servicing Flaws

Hot legal news! After the housing bubble burst way back in 2008, big banks had quite a few foreclosures on their hands. Only they didn’t do a great job of managing those foreclosures. In 2011, the Federal Reserve found banks like Ally Financial, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, Morgan Stanley,…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2Dpg4XZ

High Schoolers Banned From Basketball League for Racist Jerseys

Hot legal news! We all want sports to be fun, especially at the youth recreational level. “That’s the thing,” Ohio parent Tony Rue told WLWT, “those names are not having fun. It’s not so much even if we had black students or African-American students, or any minority students. Our kids were offended.”…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2mVaMdi

3 Recent Developments in Animal Liability Law

Hot legal news! Sadly, animal attacks and bites occur all too frequently. Sometimes it’s a sneaky raccoon slipping in the pet door, sometimes we’re bitten by snakes trying to protect our pets, and other times we’re bitten by snakes that are our pets. And then there are the times when our pets…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2DlB0Ql

Florida ICP Fan Slips in Faygo, Falls off Stage, Sues

Hot legal news! It’s hard out here for a Juggalo. Just ask Sarah Hastings, devoted Insane Clown Posse fan who took to the stage at a concert in St. Petersburg, then took a dive after slipping in the band’s boisson de guerre, Faygo soda. While Faygo showers are a normal element of ICP’s…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2mTUG3w

Can I Sue the Court?

Hot legal news! There are some classic threats you hear regarding legal arguments. “You’re getting sued!” “I’ll see you in court!” “I’m taking my case all the way to the Supreme Court!” But what if your beef is with a judge or the court itself? Can you take the court to court?…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2DHArNN