Biden's Border Policies Dealt a Blow by the Court

The U.S. has seen a huge surge in illegal crossings through the southern border for the last three years. In 2022 alone, the U.S. immigration authorities had approximately 2.83 encounters with illegal immigrants, the highest number recorded in history.  According to critics of the administration, the soft stance on illegal immigration adopted by the administration has contributed to the increase in illegal border crossings. Under the... ❯❯❯

Breakdown of Nursing Home Laws

Another name for a nursing home is a "skilled nursing facility." It is a residential care facility for those who need regular medical attention and supervision. These institutions care for individuals suffering from impairments and chronic medical ailments.  The establishment and operationalization of nursing homes is not an all-comers' affair. The Nursing Home Reform Act, the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (OBRA) of 1987, guides... ❯❯❯

Settlement or Trial: Who Decides in Personal Injury Cases?

You have tried everything in your capacity to be safe anywhere you find yourself, but there is still no guarantee of safety. That is because you cannot prepare for the other person, and their negligence can cause you harm. If this happens, Illinois law gives you the right to pursue a claim for compensation against the individual. Meanwhile, you can pursue a compensation claim in two ways: through settlement negotiations or a court... ❯❯❯

Can You Get a Subpoena Without a Lawyer?

When navigating a court case, the goal is to obtain a verdict for the victim.  Therefore it is important to be familiar with your legal system and maintain good legal representation. It is not advisable to navigate a court case without a lawyer.  One of the areas a lawyer will help in a case besides representing you is issuing a subpoena. A subpoena is a legal order requiring someone to appear and provide testimony or to provide... ❯❯❯

How Much Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?

If you are pursuing a personal injury claim, your main concern is how much it will be worth. Unfortunately, it is impossible to tell how much you will get from your claim because each case is unique. Personal injury law provides an avenue for victims of an accident to recover damages.  That said, you can recover as much as the value of ten damages suffered. In some situations, victims of an accident have recovered seemingly more than... ❯❯❯

Trouble Finding the Right Personal Injury Attorney? Here Is What You Should Do

After suffering an injury that is someone else’s fault, you may feel as though everything is falling apart. The mounting medical bills and the inability to return to your regular lifestyle may concern you. You deserve justice. And this is where a personal injury lawyer comes in.  Consult a good California personal injury lawyer. They can help collect evidence, interview witnesses, and even negotiate with insurance companies on your... ❯❯❯

The Precarious Path to Parenthood for Same-Sex Couples

The journey to parenthood for same-sex couples is quite precarious. Sometimes the couples choose to adopt. At other times, they chose to have one of them become a biological parent to their child or children through a sperm donor or a surrogate mother for a gay couple. Historically, when a marriage where one parent is a biological child ends, the party that doesn't have a biological connection with the child would easily find... ❯❯❯

Is It Illegal to Use a VPN for Netflix?

Is using VPN to watch Netflix a legal matter? People have been using VPN to bypass Netflix's geo-resitrctions. Also, you can use a VPN to unblock websites. For example, with some of the best VPNs for China, you can bypass China's internet blocking. In Chinese, it's called 翻墙VPN软件. However, many people ask legal experts whether it's legal to use a VPN for Netflix. This is not an easy question to answer... ❯❯❯