May 8, 2017

What is Intellectual Property?

When an inventor, author, business or creative professional produce an original work, they create something known in legal parlance as “intellectual property.” These properties can be copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade dress or service marks. The purpose of intellectual property….

March 27, 2017

What Is a Tort and Where Does It Come From

If you have watched many primetime legal dramas, midafternoon episodes of “Judge of the Hour” or have spent much time perusing major cable news networks, you have probably heard the term tort. While your first inclination may have been to think of that delicious pastry that graces the window display of your favorite bakery, a tort is actually a technical legal term……

March 1, 2017

How Does a Minor Recover Their Damages after a Car Accident?

When a child is injured in an automobile accident the child is allowed to claim damages for his or her injuries, as a skilled car accident lawyer Milwaukee WI relies on might explain. In most cases the issue is resolved by negotiations with the responsible party’s insurance carrier and a settlement is reached that covers the child’s injuries and associated expenses….

February 10, 2017

Taking Photos After an Accident

After an accident, things can move quickly and chaotically, especially if someone has been injured. However, it is absolutely crucial to take pictures of the damage to your vehicle and the other vehicles involved in an accident as soon as possible. If you have been injured or are otherwise unable to do so, try to contact a friend or family member to help you get the photographic evidence you need.,…..

February 1, 2017

Bad Facts: How to deal with them

Let’s say your client has something bad in his past that is admissible and will be coming out during trial. Or perhaps there’s evidence that he may have been drinking earlier in the day of his car crash, where a negligent party hit him and caused serious bodily injury. How do you deal with these facts?…