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How Can Expungement Help Me?

How Can Expungement Help Me?

Many people who find themselves stuck with a criminal record for something as minor as a DUI charge or as serious as an assault charge may be wondering if there is any way out of the negative effects that come with such a record. As many people with a criminal record [...]

Ways to Change Your Child’s Last Name in Tennessee

Ways to Change Your Child’s Last Name in Tennessee

Whether you want to change your child’s last name during a marriage, during a divorce trial, or after a divorce has been finalized, there are certain legal processes you will have to go through to make the name change official. An official and legal surname change will involve changing your [...]

How to Handle the Situation After a Loved One is Arrested

How to Handle the Situation After a Loved One is Arrested

Arrests in Tennessee are made in situations where the police have convincing evidence that an individual committed a crime. However, if someone was arrested, it does not automatically mean they are guilty of the crime. This is what a trial by jury is for. Everyone is granted a fair [...]

Signs of Healthy Co-Parenting After Divorce

Signs of Healthy Co-Parenting After Divorce

Trying to be a parent after a divorce can sometimes be difficult when conflicts are still ensuing afterward. This does not mean you are not a good parent, but that you are still dealing with the emotional aftermath of a divorce or feelings towards your former spouse. Learning healthy [...]

What Are My Rights After Being Pulled Over for a DUI?

What Are My Rights After Being Pulled Over for a DUI?

Being charged for Drinking Under the Influence (DUI) is not an uncommon fear among drivers who drink a little before driving home or somewhere else. The idea of being arrested can be daunting for some people, especially those who have never been arrested before. This can cause some people [...]

Potential Consequences for Leaving a Car Accident

Potential Consequences for Leaving a Car Accident

Hit and run car accidents happen whenever a driver involved in the accident flees the scene before offering help or providing contact information to the other driver. This kind of behavior can lead to serious legal consequences if the other driver or passengers suffered personal injuries or were killed. This [...]

Can I Resolve Child Custody Conflicts on My Own?

Can I Resolve My Child Custody Conflicts on My Own?

When it comes to the divorce process, not everyone can agree on everything. Child custody is one of those issues that parents frequently disagree on. We are talking about major long-term life changes that not only affect the parents but impact the children. Parents know separation is not easy for [...]

How to Defend Against Stalking Charges

Stalking is the kind of charge that is considered taboo by society. This is why those who are accused of stalking are often assumed to be guilty and discouraged from seeking legal counsel, even if they have evidence of their innocence. Charges of stalking can go on your permanent criminal [...]

How Financial Infidelity Leads to Divorce

How Financial Infidelity Leads to Divorce

There are a variety of reasons people decide to seek a divorce. Financial problems are common precursors that lead to divorces and many financial issues can remain or grow worse after the divorce. Almost everyone faces financial problems from time to time, but when it comes to financial infidelity, most [...]

Ways Criminal Records Affect Your Driving Record

Ways Criminal Records Affect Your Driving Record

One of the most common driving offenses that can put you on a criminal record in Tennessee is a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) charge. This type of criminal charge can affect your employment and education, but can also impact your driving record. Once you are charged with a DUI, you [...]