When prospective shareholders are forming an agreement, this is referred to as an "incorporation agreement" and leads to the formation of a corporation. However, there are also agreements that a corporation can enter into with a third party. When there is a breach of contract, the third-party would normally sue the corporation itself. However, there is one circumstance where the third-party can sue a director or third-party instead. The Responsibilities of Running a Corporation [Read More]
Two Ways Duty Of Care Impacts Your Personal Injury Case
In personal injury cases, courts often require plaintiffs to show defendants had a duty of care, i.e. they were obligated to prevent accidents and injuries and that they failed to do so. However, establishing this is not always simple or easy. Here's a deep dive into this issue to help you better understand it so you can make a case for compensation. You Must Show Defendant Was Obligated to Take Care [Read More]
What Can You Do Legally If You Suspect Your Child Was Sexually Abused At School?
One of the hardest things a parent has to deal with is finding out their child was abused in some way at school. It can be even harder to find out the child was sexually abused by a teacher or counselor. A parent's first instinct might be to confront the teacher themselves, but that isn't usually the best route. Instead, contact a child sexual abuse lawyer, as they can help lead you through the legal steps you can take to protect your child and get justice. [Read More]
Don't Make Your Will Stand Alone
Everyone understands the importance of having a will but some stop short of creating a comprehensive plan. A will is often a must-have and addresses a lot of important estate issues. Those wishing to complete their estate plans, however, would do well to read below and consider the will only a first step in the estate-planning process. Create Separate Burial Instructions Outside the Will Many people just naturally believe that a will is a perfect location for instructions on dealing with the funeral and burial. [Read More]