Monthly Archives: February 2019

Forgery Laws

Forgery Laws Within the domain of white-collar crime, acts of forgery have been criminalized by the California penal code. Specifically, Penal Code 470 PC deals with those who forge with the intention to commit fraud. Forgery deals with an expansive set of
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Being a Publicist

Being a Publicist Almost all of the news that comes out or the image we see of celebrities have been carefully curated by a public relations specialist. These individuals are publicists, and their jobs are demanding and require a specific set of skills.
Posted in Personal law

What Is Considered Gross Negligence?

What Is Considered Gross Negligence? What Is Considered Gross Negligence? Given its vagueness, defining gross negligence is difficult. California chooses to define it as “want of even scant care or an extreme departure from ordinary standard of conduct” (Kirschenbaum). While negligence refers to falling below
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What Is Domestic Violence?

  What Is Domestic Violence? Domestic violence is defined as a person being abused physically, verbally, emotionally, or psychologically by another person with whom they are in an intimate or familial relationship. This also includes the threat of abuse. Abuse
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Supreme Court in California

Supreme Court in California In the judicial system, courts are a mechanism for the law to be applied to cases and allow for the tools of the civil and justice system to be utilized. In each judicial district, there are different forms of courts
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California Law – Double Jeopardy

Business Lawyer Brentwood The law in the US has many safeguards against the abuse of power within the justice system. One of the main principles of the US criminal justice system is that all are innocent until proven guilty. As such, the constitution
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Arbitration in the Law

Arbitration in the Law Within the legal system, there are many different methods of resolving disputes, whether those be private or public ones. One of such methods is the process of going to court and holding a trial. However, another mechanism for dispute resolution
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Maximum Fine For Selling Alcohol To Minors

Maximum Fine For Selling Alcohol To Minors Image   Maximum Fine For Selling Alcohol To Minors Under the California Penal Code (CPC) 25658, supplying minors (defined as an individual younger than 21 years old) with alcohol is a misdemeanor offence. This includes either selling the alcohol to the
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How To Be Prepared For Your First Attorney Visit

How To Be Prepared For Your First Attorney Visit Image How To Be Prepared For Your First Attorney Visit Meeting an attorney for the first time can be an unnerving experience – especially if you do not know what to do beforehand or even what to do during the actual
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What is a Public Company?

What is a Public Company? When setting up a business, one of the most important issues to address, right from the beginning, is the form of the business. The legal entity a business takes will affect every decision it makes until its end. Money and
Posted in Business Planning