How to Properly Handle Your DUI Case in Los Angeles

The various meanings of DUI DUI stands for “Driving Under the Influence” and refers to driving under the influence of alcohol or controlled substances, such as prescribed medications. Certain over-the-counter medications can interfere with a person’s ability to operate a motor vehicle safely as well. The specific criminal offense may also be called, depending on […]

American Apparel Struggles to Avoid Bankruptcy

American Apparel is a popular apparel company based in Los Angeles, California. The retail-clothing distributor currently employs approximately 10,000 people globally, 5,000 of which are in Los Angeles. American Apparel operates more than 285 retail stores in 20 countries. They announced last week that in an effort to avoid declaring Chapter 11 bankruptcy, they are […]

Deed-in-Lieu of Foreclosure, an alternative for struggling homeowners

As more and more homeowners become delinquent and fall into foreclosure, one option that has gained much attention recently is a “deed in lieu of foreclosure.” As the name suggests, this is the process of “deeding” over the property to the lender as an alternative to the lender going through the formal foreclosure process. It […]

How To Start Off Your Small Business In California On The Right Foot

Starting your small business is definitely an exciting and fulfilling experience. However, many young entrepreneurs jump in head first without getting familiarized with all the legal aspects of what starting a business venture entails. By doing so, they set themselves and their business up for unnecessary legal issues and pitfalls down the road. If you’re […]