Is It a Crime to Conceal Evidence?

Civil Lawsuit and Criminal Case

Criminal Cases and Lawsuits It is understood that when a crime is committed, and the police have enough proof to charge someone, a trial is conducted (or a plea is reached). This usually holds true, but many people are not
Corporal Injury in California

Corporal Injury in California

Corporal Injury in California Unfortunately, there are far too many cases of domestic violence around the world. In California, the penal code has provisions to ensure that victims of these crimes can seek justice in the criminal justice system. Domestic
Suspended License and Driving

Suspended License and Driving

Suspended License and Driving Not everyone has the ability to drive, or the permission to do so. Every driver on the road must have a valid driver’s license. This license ensures (at a minimum) that the driver is legally allowed
Taxes for Business Owners in California

What to Do If You Cannot Pay Your Tax Bill

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Real Estate Outlook Gloomier As Lenders Further Tighten Lending

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Difference Between Mediation and Trials

Is There a Difference Between Mediation and Trials?

Is There a Difference Between Mediation and Trials? There are so many different legal proceedings that it can be hard to figure out the one that is right for you. Some legal matters require certain forums. For example, a criminal
False Evidence

False Evidence

False Evidence If you have ever been involved in a legal matter, then you will know the importance of telling the truth. The consequence of lying are severe, as false statements can result in life-long consequences for all involved. In
Assault with a Firearm

Assault with a Firearm

Assault with a Firearm There are different forms of assault. Unfortunately, assaults can happen to anyone and vary in the level of harm done. The California Penal Code has classified assaults and one of them is assault with a firearm.
The Perils Of “As Is” Home Purchase

The Perils Of “As Is” Home Purchase

The Perils Of “As Is” Home Purchase Nowadays, you might have heard some sellers express their interest in selling a house “as is”. Does one wonder what does it really means to buy a house “as is”? In fact, there
What Are Miscellaneous Itemized Deductions?

What Are Miscellaneous Itemized Deductions?

What Are Miscellaneous Itemized Deductions? How could we take advantage of miscellaneous itemized deductions to reduce our taxes? What are some of the “miscellaneous” deductions? What are some of tax strategies we could use to maximize our miscellaneous tax deductions?