When Do Workers Compensation Death Benefits Stop?

Posted on: 23 February 2018

If you are pursuing a worker's compensation claim, then you are probably wondering when the benefits will stop. Well, there is no single answer for that because it depends on different factors. Here are some of the factors that will determine how long you can enjoy the benefits: Your Age If the deceased was your parent, then your age is one of the primary factors that determine how long you receive the benefits. [Read More]

Three Circumstances That May Aggravate Your Embezzlement Charges

Posted on: 4 December 2017

If you are facing embezzlement charges, there is a chance that the charges may be upgraded to aggravated embezzlement, which is a more serious charge with more dire penalties than standard embezzlement. Here are some of the things that may lead to aggravated embezzlement: The Victim Belongs To a Protected Class of Victims You will be accused of aggravated embezzlement if your victim belongs to a special or protected class. Such classes have special protection from the government due to their vulnerability and the severity of the consequences they may suffer if they lose their financial wellbeing. [Read More]

3 Reasons To Hire A DWI Attorney

Posted on: 10 October 2017

A DWI attorney is absolutely vital when attempting to fight a DWI charge, mostly because they will be able to increase your chances of getting acquitted, which is exceedingly important when you consider all of the consequences that you could face if you are found guilty of a DWI charge. Listed below are three reasons to hire a DWI attorney. They Can Potentially Mitigate Your Sentence One of the biggest reasons to hire a DWI attorney is that they can potentially mitigate your sentence. [Read More]

Why The Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus Test Doesn't Work (And Why You Need An Attorney)

Posted on: 4 September 2017

One of the first clues that you'll get if an officer thinks you may be inebriated is when he asks you to take a few roadside sobriety tests. One of those tests is the horizontal gaze nystagmus (HGN) test. While it sounds complicated, it's actually quite simple -- and very prone to failure.  Here's why the HGN test shouldn't be used as the basis for a drunk driving arrest -- and why anyone charged with drunk driving after flunking it should get a DUI attorney right away: [Read More]