If you are involved in a civil court noncriminal case dispute or litigation, being prepared is critical to making sure that your rights are represented and that you will hopefully achieve the best possible outcome. While the United States Constitution allows citizens to represent themselves in any court, having an experienced litigator in your corner can be beneficial in many ways.
When receiving notice a lawsuit has been filed against you, a series of emotional reactions will naturally follow — from surprise and fear to anger and denial. Whatever may have brought about the unfortunate situation, immediate action will transform an emotional reaction into a state of clarity. Follow these steps to counter legal action against you, responsibly.
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John Davies is a law student from the United Kingdom. He is studying Law at the University of East Anglia in England but as per his degree requirements, he has spent this last year studying at South Texas College of Law Houston. Alongside his studies, he worked for the Harris County Attorney’s Office as a Law Clerk and has worked for Tough Law Firm since July as a Legal Intern.
What Is it?
A Cease and Desist letter — normally composed by a lawyer on behalf of a fee-paying client — urges another party to quit some particular activity.
Topics: Cease and Desist
Are you contemplating starting a business? It's an exciting time, but it is also a challenging undertaking. Before you can get started, you have some decisions to make. One crucial decision you have to make from the beginning is the type of business structure. We will discuss the various business structures in the United States as we also probe the role played by a lawyer when starting a business.