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Mindful Crusader: Corinne Heggie (JD '01)

For Corinne Heggie (JD ’01), practicing law is more than a passion; it is in her DNA. Heggie’s grandmother was a student in DePaul’s College of Law… 355 more words


A lawyer’s dog, running about unleashed, headed for the local butcher’s shop and steals a roast off the counter.

The butcher goes to the lawyer’s office and asks, “if a dog, running unleashed steals a piece a piece of meat from my store, do I have the right to demand payment for the meat from the dog’s owner?” “Absolutely”, the lawyer responded. 52 more words


The T's & C's of your Business and the Consumer Protection Act

The Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 (“the CPA” and/or “the Act”) came into effect on the 1st of April 2011 with its main focus to protect consumers and to promote a fair, accessible and sustainable marketplace. 1,097 more words


Feel Good Friday #BlackFriday

I had intended writing a post before today but I got carried away editing the new book and have only just surfaced to see it is already Friday. 551 more words


When To Hire A Personal Injury Attorney?

Personal injuries are extremely painful and mentally torturing while being highly expensive. If the damage is severe, then it is even worst. Everything including – like the cost of medical bills, diagnosis such X-rays, MRIs, and treatments can burn a hole in your pocket. 243 more words

Are you updated with the overtime wage related laws?

Many employers in the United States do not pay employees their rightful wages for overtime. Lack of knowledge among workers or their negligence towards total working hours allow employer to cheat them. 260 more words


Personal injuries and buses: injured party awarded $1,000,000 after Greyhound bus accident.

As Vancouver upgrades its mass transit and increased traffic makes personal vehicles less desirable, we are likely to see more people riding mass transit and shared transportation, which is likely to increase the total amount of personal injuries arising from these modes of transportation. 289 more words