Category: Litigation

Wed 28 Feb, 2024 Litigation

Can a Security Guard Arrest You?

A security guard can arrest you for shoplifting under certain circumstances. However, if a security guard detains you without reasonable grounds, he and his employer may be liable for false arrest. This article outlines when...
Fri 02 Jun, 2023 Litigation

How to Quash a Subpoena

People and companies often want to avoid disclosing information that is demanded by subpoenas. The subpoenaed information could be sensitive, embarrassing, or bad for business. Naturally, many subpoenaed people and companies...
Fri 10 Feb, 2023 Criminal Defense

What is Hearsay?

Hearsay is a legal term that is often used by lawyers and non-lawyers in various contexts, but many people (even lawyers!) don’t actually know the definition of hearsay. Hearsay is an important concept in law because...