Recent Legal Aid Articles
Civil Vs. Criminal Cases: What's the Difference?
Learn about important differences between civil and criminal cases to better understand the legal system.
What's a 'Lemon Law'?
Did you get a sour deal on a car? We explain what lemon laws are and offer information on when a car might be a lemon, how laws vary by state and what to do if you purchased a lemon.
How Much Does an Immigration Lawyer Cost?
An attorney can help you navigate immigration issues, but their services will come at a price. Here's what you need to know.
Everything You Need to Know About Subpoenas
Subpoenas can be a valuable tool for you if you need testimony or documents from another person. So, what is a subpoena, and how do they work?
What Is Fair Use?
Learning about copyright and fair use laws can help you understand your rights when creating content or sharing materials with others.
How to Get a Restraining Order
A restraining order is an important tool to protect yourself from someone who poses a serious or imminent threat to your safety. Here's a look into the process.
What Is a Restraining Order or Protection Order?
Understanding how a restraining order or protective order works can help you determine if these legal options are suitable for your situation.
Will a Lawyer Take My Case? (5 Reasons Why Not)
An attorney isn’t obligated to take your case, and there are several reasons they might turn you down. Here’s a little insight into why a lawyer may refuse to take your case.