Connection—Confidence—Awareness

It's a connected world, and the power of connection is often in the confidence and awareness it provides—important factors when you need help resolving a legal problem. Below, you'll find access to the GetLegal blog, which will keep you updated and aware of trends or important issues.

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  • Why You Should Contact a Lawyer After an Accident

    When you or someone you know has been involved in an accident, or suffered serious injuries or other personal losses, it is crucial to contact an attorney as soon as possible. A personal-injury attorney will look at the facts and circumstances of your case and help you navigate the legal system the ... Read more

  • The Story of Independence Day

    Independence Day commemorates the legal separation of the original thirteen colonies from Great Britain. The actual separation occurred on July 2, 1776, when the Second Continental Congress voted to approve The Resolution for Independency (aka the “Lee Resolution”). That Resolution, approved abo... Read more

  • Supreme Court Allows Limited Version of Trump’s Travel Ban to Take Effect

    The Supreme Court issued a decision today lifting parts of the injunction against Trump’s executive order seeking to ban foreign nationals of six countries from entering the United States for 90 days. The ruling effectively allows foreigners with ties or relationships in the U.S. to enter the coun... Read more

  • What Is Obstruction of Justice?

    The news this week is dominated by discussion of whether President Trump is or is not being investigated for obstruction of justice. At issue is whether Trump asked FBI Director James Comey to drop the FBI’s investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and then fired Comey whe... Read more

  • 50 Years Ago, the Supreme Court Struck Down Laws Banning Interracial Marriage

    This week marks the 50th anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision in Loving v. Virginia. The Court’s opinion, issued June 12, 1967, struck down the anti-miscegenation laws remaining in 16 U.S. states. Anti-miscegenation laws prohibited interracial marriage and interracial sex. Such laws ... Read more

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