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Outrage Over Google Memo Goes Too Far

  August 9, 2017     By Randazza Legal Group
A Google employee's opinion that diversity initiatives should focus less on race and gender prompted outrage.
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Entertainment Law: 8 Interesting Facts

  August 2, 2017     By Randazza Legal Group
Have you ever wondered what entertainment lawyers do?

Why You Need an Auto Accident Lawyer after a Collision

  July 27, 2017     By Greenman, Goldberg, Raby and Martinez
If you or someone you love was injured or killed in a traffic collision, it is critical to contact an auto accident attorney as soon as possible.

When to Call Experienced Workers’ Compensation Lawyers

  July 27, 2017     By Greenman, Goldberg, Raby and Martinez
Workplace injuries are an unfortunate reality, with thousands of workers injured and killed every year in the United States. If you have been...

Protect Your Trademark in Brazil

  July 26, 2017     By Randazza Legal Group
Although you might not think often about protecting your trademark rights in Brazil, you need to – even if you don’t yet have a single Brazilian...

The “Pop-Up-Keyboard" Defense: How Apps, Mobile Phones, and "Terms of Use" Work Together

  July 10, 2017     By Randazza Legal Group
Unlike the Blackberry keyboards of yesteryears, your smartphone probably has a pop-up touch-screen keyboard. Recently, the Northern District of...

Half: The Four Letter Word in Divorce

Do spouses, who are going through a divorce, divide all the assets and debts in half? Yes, and half is never enough for one spouse, and too much...

Are Forum Selection Clauses Upheld in Nevada?

Think your forum selection clause will hold up in Court? Think again.

I’m Divorced! Well . . . Almost

When the judge makes a final decision you are divorced, most couples think they are. Not always in Nevada. There is a delay from the judge...

A Primer on DUI Boating in Nevada

Driving under the influence is one of the more common criminal offenses one can be charged with in Las Vegas. With the abundance of night spots...

Common Marriage and Uncommon Divorces in Nevada

Nevada is known as a place to go for a fairly quick divorce. The catch is, you need to be legally married in order to get a legal divorce. You...

Post-Nup: The After-Marriage Agreement

Many couples are familiar with prenuptial agreements. The recent trend of post-nups has a lot of couples wondering what is a post-nup?

What is Maximum Medical Improvement and How Does It Affect Your Case

When you've been injured in an accident or as the result of someone’s reckless or negligent conduct, recovery can be a slow, painful process....

Can I Recover the Costs of Alternative Medicine/Chiropractors with a Legal Settlement in Nevada?

Nevada law distinguishes between general and special damages in negligence (personal injury) cases. Special damages refer to direct economic...

Can I Leave My Home & Kids

Many clients going through a divorce debate whether to leave their home and children or to stay in a hostile relationship.

Three Things You Should Never Tell Your Insurance Company

Your insurance agent may be a friendly individual and perhaps even someone with whom you socialize on occasion. But no matter how friendly or...

Workers’ Compensation Claims in Nevada

Workers’ Compensation is a statutory system of providing benefits for physical harm that arises in the course and scope of (i.e., during)...

Does Cheating Matter to the Judges

We are asked everyday if cheating would make a difference in a divorce outcome. It rarely effects the legal side of divorce. Here is what you...

How to Find a Reputable Injury Attorney & What to Expect after Contacting Them

If you've been injured in an accident, one of the most important steps that you can take following the accident is to have an experienced,...

Photographing the Scene of Your Accident

Photographic evidence a powerful form of evidence in any type of accident. Photos can convey pertinent information, while also providing jurors...

Fact: Ketosis Can Cause You to Fail a Breath Test

Ketosis is where the body starts breaking down “fat” for energy, instead of the regular “glucose”. This happens when a person is on a...

Battery Domestic Violence with Strangulation in Las Vegas, Nevada

Battery domestic violence is a misdemeanor case in Las Vegas Nevada. But a domestic battery by strangulation is taken more seriously and can...

I Left My Job and Now I Can't Make a Living - Non-Competes and Employees

Many employees have to sign "non-compete" agreements, often as a clause in initial hiring paperwork. Such clauses can throw a wrench in the hunt...

Internet Crimes Can Amount to a Wide World of Trouble - Also Larceny Basics in Las Vegas

For individuals dealing with internet crimes in Las Vegas Nevada or Larceny charges, here are a few details about what this means to you.

Authorities in Las Vegas Crackdown on Pedestrian Accidents

Las Vegas is a city with many things to boast, including a growing pedestrian population. According to the Regional Transportation Commission of...

Domestic Battery Laws in Nevada

Learn about Nevada's domestic battery laws and the penalties imposed by the state for conviction of these offenses.

Slips, Trips, and Falls in Wholesale and Retail Trade Establishments

Spills on walking surfaces may cause slippery surfaces.

Product Hazards

Identifying product hazards that cause injury

Asbestos Trusts Assess and Pay Claims in Accordance with Trust Distribution Procedures

Trusts typically offer claimants two options for claim review, either expedited review or individual review.

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Escalator Injury Lawsuit

Many different types of claims can be made in an escalator injury lawsuit, depending on the circumstances of the escalator accident. An...

How to Prevent Boating Accidents

All watercraft accidents must be reported to the National Park Service within 24 hours.

Electrical Shock Accidents and Injuries Are Often the Result of Negligence

Like failure to fix known hazards; failure to follow written safety rules and processes; and every day negligence. Defective products and...

Motorcycle Crash

Motorcycle safety concerns many aspects of vehicle and equipment design as well as operator skill and training that are unique to motorcycle...

Premises Liability & Sexual Assault

Rape and sexual assault survivors may pursue civil remedies. There are a wide range of tort causes of action and can seek redress. Sexual...

Red Light Accidents Disputed Right of Way Crash

It can take a lot of information to analyze a crash. Data gathering should begin as soon as possible.

Estate Planning Wills & Trust Probate It Is Written

Ever since the age of the Babylonian Empire when the first substantial collection of laws were written on tablets of stone, the declaration “It...

Seat Belt Laws Save Lives

Drivers are wearing seat belts more than ever and it is resulting in the risk of being killed or severely injured in an automobile accident by...

Job Hunting with a Criminal Record

Privacy is a thing of the past, and in a matter of minutes potential employers can have the ability to access public arrest records. In fact, in...

Las Vegas Hit & Run Accident

Leaving the scene of an accident with out stopping to to engage in the required procedures after an accident can lead to serious federal...

Who Can Start a Private Foundation?

When you are evaluating your financial position as you plan your estate you may well find that you have the means to set aside resources for the...

Collateral Consequences of a Criminal Conviction

More and more often, the collateral consequences of a criminal conviction (often referred to as the four C's) are more serious than the direct...

In the Event of a Bike Crash, What Every Rider Should Know

This article details the legal rights a cyclist has when involved in an accident with a motorist.

The Dangers Of Teenage Driving

Car accidents are the number one cause of death among teenagers in the United States. Per mile driven, teens ages 16-19 are three times more...

How a Lawyer can help you in fighting a Traffic Ticket

Are you convicted of a traffic law violation? A lawyer can come to your rescue in this difficult situation of yours. The lawyer after analysing...

Long-Term Financial Planning for Military Veterans

When you serve in the military you have a unique opportunity to feather your nest for the future while you serve your country in the present.

Do You Have a Pour-Over Will in Place?

When you engage the expertise of a good Reno estate planning attorney you can be certain that all of your bases will be covered, This is...

Check Mailings Being Discontinued by SSA

In a move that is of interest to people who are retired or planning for retirement the Social Security Administration is implementing a...

QTIP Trust and Pre-Nup Can Cover All Bases

There are those who equate the concept of the premarital agreement with the undermining of true romance, but this impression is now beginning to...

Developing a Rapport With Your Estate Planning Attorney

People generally go to the same hair stylist over a number of years once they find one they like because the stylist gets to know what the...



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