Concept, Powers, Functions, Jurisdiction, Procedure & Types of Cases in Family Law Court

Family Courts operate by law under the Eighth Judicial District Court Family Division and were created in January 1993 with 20 judges set to preside in family and juvenile cases. Types of Cases in Family Court • Divorce • Separations • Annulment • Child Custody or legal guardianship are terms that define the child’s relationship…

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Copyright Infringement VS Registered Trademark, Fair Use Copyrighted Material & More

When a person creates a unique piece of work from their own vision and ideas, many will seek to protect it from being credited to someone else. In this scenario the person will protect their creation by placing it under copyright laws. Artists, musicians and many businesses will safeguard their brand assets through copyrighting their…

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When You Need a Criminal Defense Lawyer in Las Vegas, NV & Benefits of Hiring an Attorney

Whether you have been charged with committing either a misdemeanor or a felony, criminal law applies. Though misdemeanors do not often carry a stiff penalty if proven guilty, for the person being charged, both misdemeanors and felonies can mean serious repercussions that effect your life. Where most think they need an attorney for the obvious…

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Probation Violation Consequences; Warning, Hearing Scheduled, Fines, Additional Terms & More

Releasing a defendant convicted of a crime back into the community under certain restrictions is common in criminal cases if the judge grants probation based on the surrounding circumstances of the defendant. There are many conditions set to the individuals probation in addition to restrictions. Some conditions include meeting with a probation officer on a…

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How to Lift a Restraining Order in Las Vegas, NV; Steps to Appeal an Order of Protection

A Restraining Order, or Protective Order is a valuable asset when people feel threatened by certain individuals. However, there are many times when these court issued documents are wrongfully placed on individuals and they are restricted from people or places. In the event a restraining order/protective order was issued against you in Nevada, you can…

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