Letter of intent

In order to create a legally binding agreement, there must be offer and acceptance, contractual intention and consideration. The provisions of the contract must be certain. Otherwise, the innocent party will not be able to enforce a contract upon a breach of any of the terms and claim damages. If any of the provisions in the contract are uncertain, then the agreement is not binding and cannot be enforced as contract. The court refers to such an agreement as a ‘Letter of Intent’. However, sometimes a letter of intent is prepared intentionally to reflect the […]

There Are Lots of Legal Jobs and Recruiting Options – Don’t Get Discouraged

Are you a budding law student? Do you have hopes of entering the legal industry? If so, then you need to know that there are lots of legal jobs and recruitment options out there. You do need to make sure that you keep your eyes open and have your attitude focused in the right direction. The best thing to do with this here is to look at what you honestly want to achieve in the legal industry. If you haven’t moved into that specialty, you can always read up on it. Showing that you’ve at […]

An Accident Claims Solicitor Allows You To Pursue Just Compensation

An accident that isn’t your fault turns your world upside down — and for that, we’re definitely sorry. However, what you have to do from here is pursue the compensation that you deserve. This means that you don’t just go back to your ordinary life. You need to make sure that you’re thinking about the bigger picture. If you have to miss work because of an accident that wasn’t even your fault, how will you take care of the people that love you and count on you? When people depend on us, we want to […]

Keep Advised of these UK Personal Injury Claims!

The personal injury industry is always changing, and it’s starting to make UK consumers pay attention. Let’s be honest — nobody wants to be in an accident. Nobody wants to have their life put on hold. Nobody wants to feel like there just no way out. There’s nothing like the panic and fear that comes from knowing you don’t have things put together. It’s something that can be very stressful to all parties involved, including your children. This is where compensation comes into play. If you’ve been wronged, you deserve to be compensated as much […]

What Do Insurance Companies Really Have to Do With Personal Injury

If you’re trying to wade through all of the personal injury stuff on your own, chances are good that you’re overwhelmed. That’s what this series is actually all about. I’m trying to cut through the myths and really tell you what you need to know about personal injury. If you are looking at this information so that you know what you’re talking about in front of a lawyer, this is a good thing. However, if you’re going to try to go it alone, this is definitely not the best option at all. The reality is […]

Brain Injuries and Personal Injury Compensation

If you or a family member has suffered a brain injury, it’s time to fight back. Normally I’m not as aggressive as I am right now, but after hearing so many people opting not to look for compensation out of a desire not to look “greedy”, I felt that it was time to actually step back and say something. You might not like being talked to this way, and I definitely apologize. All I’m really trying to get you to see is how important this topic is. First and foremost, you’re never going to be […]

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Class Action Law

If you are training to become a lawyer, you have probably thought long and hard about what type of law you would like to practice. You have a wide range of choices from criminal, to corporate. And then there’s the area of tort law, including class action suits. A class action suit is a lawsuit filed on behalf of a group, or class, of people seeking compensation for damages caused by a company. The class in question could be consumers, and family members, who have been injured or killed by the company’s product or it, […]

A Paralegal Can Be the Best Thing to Hit Your Practice – Seriously!

Even though paralegals do not interact with the public, they can be a lawyer’s best friend. Busy lawyers have clients to deal with, court appearances, and just about everything else under the sun to think about. Running a busy practice often means feeling like you have to be in two places at the same time. What a bummer. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could just get away from all of that and have a little more free time? That’s where the paralegal comes in. The role of a paralegal is to support the lawyer […]

Does Becoming a Lawyer Really make Sense in a Troubled Economy?

Ah, law school. Even in a bad economy, people are seduced every year by its siren song. Applying for law school is a scary process for many, because they worry that they’re just not going to be able to get in. And if they do get in, they worry about not having any good job prospects. It’s time to start thinking about this lawyer thing a little differently. First and foremost, it’s not all about being a trial lawyer, or any other type of lawyer that you see on TV. Lawyers actually have a wide […]

Understanding the Structured Settlement Hype

Look, I might just be a law student, but the truth is that I get a lot of questions about what I think about some hot topic law issues. If you’re not sure what I’m talking about today, I’m going to get to the point — there’s a trend in personal injury cases lately. There’s nothing wrong with personal injury, and I fully believe in the system. If you’re injured and it’s not your fault, you SHOULD be seeking compensation. This might sound shameful to people who have an issue with money anyway, but it’s […]