Recent Legal Articles

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Elizabeth Marcant

How Much Are Court Costs?

Courts charge fees to help cover the cost of running these systems. Court costs can range from just a few dollars to hundreds of dollars, depending on the type of case and process you're dealing with.

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Leigh Morgan

What's the Difference Between Slander, Libel and Defamation?

Defamation of character is a statement that injures someone's reputation. Slander and libel are types of defamation.

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Rachel Elle

Is It Worth It to Sign Up for Class-Action Lawsuits?

Did you see an advertisement about a group civil action? Learn about the pros and cons of getting involved in a class-action lawsuit.

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Kaia Koglin

What Is Doxxing and Is It Illegal?

Doxxing is when someone exposes personal information about you on the internet. Whether it's illegal depends on a number of factors.

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Rachel Elle

What's the Difference Between Bail and Bond?

Bail and bond are not the same thing, and knowing the difference can be very important when dealing with arrests and the criminal justice system.

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Rachel Elle

What Kind of Lawyer Do I Need For a Defamation Case?

Defamation cases can result in punitive and compensatory damages, so understanding how these types of cases work and how to find the right lawyers to assist in filing them is key.

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Elizabeth Marcant

What Is a Countersuit?

Countersuits can be used for a variety of legal purposes and aren't limited to personal injury cases. Find out more about what they are and when you might be about to countersue.

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Elizabeth Marcant

What Constitutes a Legal Contract?

When you buy a home, take out a student loan or enter into a partnership with a business associate, you're entering into a legal contract. Because contracts have lasting consequences, it's important to understand exactly what each one entails.

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