Balancing Academics and Relationships

Balancing Academics and Relationships

Embarking on the journey of medical school is a challenging yet rewarding endeavor. That, demands significant time, dedication, and sacrifice. Among these, maintaining a healthy and thriving relationship can be particularly challenging. With careful planning, effective communication, and a commitment to balance, it is possible. To navigate the demands of medical school without letting it…

The Legal Implications of Marriage: What You Need to Know

The Legal Implications of Marriage: What You Need to Know

We say marriage is an agreement between two people. Besides romance, marriage is a legal or cultural union where a couple is bound to live together in peace till death. But, if they decide to dissolve the marriage, there’s a legal process they must adhere to.  Is marriage a legal contract? The law provides for…

Smartphone Security Best Practices: Tips for Lawyers on the Move

Smartphone Security Best Practices: Tips for Lawyers on the Move

In the past decade, law firms have undergone a significant transformation from a primarily paper-based approach to embracing digital practices. This shift has been further expedited due to the rise of remote work necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic. With the transition to digital file management, the risks of data breaches, damage to reputation, and potential…

How Judges Make Decisions: Behind-the-Bench Insights from TV Shows

How Judges Make Decisions: Behind-the-Bench Insights from TV Shows

Have you ever wondered how judges make decisions in a TV show? Maybe you shouldn’t take insights from TV shows completely seriously, since some programs are just shows. However, this does not mean that their judicial decisions were invented out of the blue. Almost always there is a long analysis of the case and a…

Navigating Family Law: Legal Advice for Challenging Times

Navigating Family Law: Legal Advice for Challenging Times

Family is at the heart of our lives. Whether you are getting married, having children or getting divorced, family matters are inherently emotional. Family law is an area of the law that focuses on family relationships. It deals with changes in marital status, prenuptial agreements, disputes, separation or divorce as well as child aspects such…

Debunking The Biggest Myths About Writing A Will

Debunking The Biggest Myths About Writing A Will

Despite their importance, a lot of people are operating under incorrect assumptions about wills. In an ideal world, we would all recognise the necessity of writing a will – and of working with an experienced solicitor to ensure that it runs no risk of being contested or ruled invalid after we die.  Unfortunately, misconceptions prevail…

Can a Company Sue an Employee for Data Breach?

Can a Company Sue an Employee for Data Breach?

Information is often called the new currency and as a result, the term “data breach” has become very familiar. As technology continues to evolve and find its way into our professional and personal lives, the potential for sensitive information to fall into the wrong hands has grown exponentially. From credit card details to personal identification…

Can a Company Sue Another Company for Hiring their Employees?

Can a Company Sue Another Company for Hiring their Employees?

Talent is often considered the most valuable asset in today’s business environment. This can lead to some asking the question of whether a company can sue another for hiring its employees. This interesting legal dilemma not only raises eyebrows but also underscores the need for a comprehensive understanding of employment laws, non-compete agreements, and the protection of…

Can you work for a Company while Suing Them?

Can you work for a Company while Suing Them?

In employer-employee relationships, navigating through disagreements and disputes often becomes an inevitable part of the journey. When disagreements transition into legal disputes, there are a lot of complexities that begin to unfold, especially when the employee chooses to remain in the employ of the organization they are taking legal action against. Employment litigation refers to…