Protect Your Employment: Hire A DUI Lawyer

Protect Your Employment: Hire A DUI Lawyer

Have you recently been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence? Navigating the court system and the myriad of legal terms can make your head spin. Unfortunately, if convicted, you could not only lose your current job, but it could keep you from finding future employment. Most employers require their employees to have and

What is a Petty Crime?

What is a Petty Crime?

A nation’s law system is typically based on the way most of its people feel is right or just. The American system largely stems from the laws of Great Britain, which the settlers of the Thirteen Colonies brought with them when they arrived on the Atlantic shores. Through the centuries, the U.S. has added its

What Are the Consequences of a Shoplifting Conviction?

What Are the Consequences of a Shoplifting Conviction?

A shoplifting conviction can have serious consequences. Understanding California’s shoplifting criminal law can help minimize those consequences. California’s Shoplifting Law Accused shoplifters can be charged with Shoplifting (Penal Code Section 459.5), Petty Theft (Penal Code Section 488), or Grand Theft (Penal Code Section 487). If the value of the merchandise stolen is less than $950,