Every time you turn around, some company or the government is getting hacked. Or someone you know is having their credit card information or entire identity stolen. From accessing a computer without permission to stealing personal information and online...
Penalty & Bail Amount for Violating a Restraining Order in Dinuba, CA & What Constitutes a...
Some folks out there have found themselves waiting for a bail bond to go through because they violated a restraining order. Where some may have unintentionally and innocently violated the... more »
Top court: Delaware's death penalty law unconstitutional
The Delaware Supreme Court has ruled the state's death penalty law is unconstitutional.
Ignorance of the Law is No Defense: How Regulatory Violations Can Result in Stiff Criminal Penalties
The old adage that ignorance of the law is no excuse is all too true and is aptly demonstrated by situations where regulatory violations result in criminal penalties. Take the recent news coverage …
What are Texas domestic violence laws and penalties?
A common question I get is What are Texas domestic violence laws and penalties? Domestic violence is treated very seriously in Texas.
Tips for Getting Labor Laws Right, Avoiding Back-Pay Penalties
The Labor Department is signing agreements to share information with nine states and the Internal Revenue Service in order to identify businesses that mislabel workers as independent contractors or non-employees, according to reports.
What Can Your Law Firm Do If It Has Received A Google Penalty?
In order to keep providing quality results to users, Google has been changing its ranking algorithms since December 2000. Many of these updates focus on improving the quality of search results. Most of the algorithm updates attempt to demote websites with...
What considerations, as Delaware lawmakers try to reinstate the death penalty law?
Judy Ritter - Professor of Law, Delaware Law School; Director, the Widener Criminal Defense Clinic; Director, Taisoff Advocacy, Techology, & Public Service Institute - talks to WDEL's Allan Loudell from the Philadelphia area
New Tax Law Brings Penalties for Top Paid Non-Profit Executives
The “intermediate sanctions” rules under Section 4958 of the Internal Revenue Code have long governed the payment of compensation to executives of...
10 states with the harshest DUI penalties: Are laws having the desired effect?
It goes without saying that drunk driving is a very, very bad thing. Though the number of traffic fatalities involving alcohol has fallen over the years, so has the total number of auto-related deaths. As a result, alcohol continues to play a role in 30 - 40 percent of U.S. traffic fatalities. In 2014, nearly 10,000 driver, passenger, and pedestrian deaths...
New DUI law with stricter penalties to go into effect just before the holidays
Drivers have an extra reason to think twice before getting behind the wheel after drinking this holiday season and beyond.
Oregon’s New Law Narrowing Use of Death Penalty: How Retroactive is…
When Oregon’s legislators passed a new law limiting the scope of the state’s death penalty, the sponsors of the measure offered assurances that it would not apply retroactively to prisoners on the state’s death row. Now, a new legal opinion by the Oregon Department of Justice has raised questions…
How Scott Peterson’s sister-in-law, law enforcement feel about death penalty moratorium
Former Modesto resident Scott Peterson’s sister-in-law feels a sense of relief about California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s halt to the death penalty, but executions could resume in eight years.
What are some of the legal angles, as some Delaware lawmakers try to resurrect Delaware's...
Romie Griesmer, Staff Attorney, Pennsylvania Criminal Defense Clinic; Faculty member, Delaware Law School--Widener University, talks to WDEL's Allan Loudell
Did Google Just Wipe Out a Big Law Firm with a Huge Link Penalty? Top UK law...
Did Google Just Wipe Out a Big Law Firm with a Huge Link Penalty? Top UK law firm Irwin Mitchell just disappeared from almost all search results. They ... - Cyrus Shepard - Google+