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Summary Judgment in California

Summary Judgment in California Summary Judgment in California Summary judgment, when possible, is a powerful strategy that can disarm the case against a defendant or shorten the path to an agreeable settlement. While summary judgment is not always possible or advisable, it is worth
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Perpetrating Arson in California

Perpetrating Arson in California Perpetrating Arson in California Due to the environmental conditions in California causing frequent wildfires, which often result in serious damage or loss of life, it is pertinent to understand the state’s laws surrounding arson. While not all wildfires are the
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ROTH Conversions May Not Be For Everyone

ROTH Conversions May Not Be For Everyone ROTH Conversions May Not Be For Everyone You may hear of the many advantages of ROTH conversions, but always be wary as not everything is one-size fits all. There are a couple differences between traditional IRAs and ROTH IRAs that
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Make the Most of Your Retirement Savings

Make the Most of Your Retirement Savings Make the Most of Your Retirement Savings A Roth 401(k) is an investment savings plan that is funded with after-tax dollars. It is designed and beneficial for people who are expecting their income to rise over time, placing them in
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Hit and Run

Hit and Run Hit and Run Due to the way that laws are written, crimes involving vehicles vary depending on a variety of factors. The severity of the crime hinges on events including casualties or injury, damage to property, whether the driver was
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How To Hire A Lawyer

Hire A Lawyer How To Hire A Lawyer As a member of society, you may at some point find yourself needing legal guidance. If so, it is advisable to hire a lawyer to provide counsel, no matter what the situation may be. There
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Real Estate And Mortgage Fraud

Real Estate And Mortgage Fraud Image Real Estate And Mortgage Fraud   Committing fraud is a dangerous act since in the long run it can negatively affect not only yourself, but also the lives of all those involved in the deceptive scheme. Among the many types
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Planting or Tampering with Evidence

Planting or Tampering with Evidence The criminal justice system depends on the presentation of evidence in order to prove the guilt of a defendant (or claims) by meeting a set burden. Such a reliance requires the following assumption to be
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Selling Synthetic Stimulants

Selling Synthetic Stimulants As many drugs are considered controlled substances and the manufacturing, distribution, and possession of them are banned, those making drugs have found new avenues. Authorities in California and around the world have been seizing synthetic stimulants. These
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Overview of Crime Victims Leave Law

Overview of Crime Victims Leave Law Overview of Crime Victims Leave Law When a crime occurs, we often underestimate the toll it takes on the victim’s daily life. On top of any endured trauma and psychological/emotional healing, victims also have to attend proceedings in order to
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