Assault v. Aggressive Assault Cases: What You Need to Know

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In cases of assault, a judge can determine it to be a misdemeanor or a felony. In these cases, the judge will use the facts of the case to decide if it was just assault or aggressive, also known as aggravated, assault. This differentiation can have two completely set of consequences for the offender, so…

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When to File a Wrongful Termination Case Against Your Employer

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When you have been an employee of a company and have given your best day after day, you assume you will be treated with respect. However, for many employees, the harsh reality occurs when they are terminated out of the blue. In many cases, an employer may terminate an employee for reasons that are illegal…

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Is There a Statute of Limitations for Your Dog Bite Case?

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Were you recently bitten by a dog? The bite may have occurred while you were out walking in your neighborhood. It may have happened at a neighbor’s home or at a public place, such as a park. Regardless of where your injury occurred, you have the right to file a case with Las Vegas personal…

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Common Pedestrian Accidents in Autumn Weather & How to Avoid Them

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Autumn is a favorite time of year for many people. As the weather turns cooler and the days are shorter, it is important for everyone to exercise caution when they are out on the road, as drivers and as pedestrians. Many people love this season, but they don’t realize that it is the time when…

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Common Causes of Car Accidents in Nevada

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Vehicular crashes in and around Las Vegas and elsewhere in Nevada claim some 300 lives and injure thousands every year. Those who have been victimized by a traffic mishap and are considering legal action can find the help they need from the Dobberstein Law Group. Our firm is experienced in handling car accidents. We will…

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Joint Venture Proposition: Should a Lawyer Look Over the Agreement

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A joint business venture can be an exciting opportunity for you and your prospective business partner. There are a number of benefits to such an endeavor, but it is important to work with an attorney before making any final decisions. Business agreements are largely contractual, and it takes skilled legal experience of Vegas business lawyers…

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Trucking Accident Case Do’s and Don’ts

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An 18-wheeler can be more than 70 feet long and weigh as much as 80,000 pounds. When one of these gigantic pieces of machinery is in a crash with a passenger vehicle, the consequences can be devastating. Given the damage that an 18-wheeler can do, insurance companies know that they’re in for significant financial exposure…

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How to Avoid a Bicycle Accident in the Autumn Weather

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With changes in weather that come during the Autumn season, bicyclists should take care to protect themselves against drivers and potential accidents. Unfortunately, accidents may still occur if drivers are negligent or otherwise careless. Following are some tips on how to avoid a bicycle accident in the autumn weather. Tips to avoid a bicycle accident…

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Can an Attorney Help Me Have a Successful Car Accident Lawsuit?

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It’s not at all unusual for injured victims of car accidents in and around Las Vegas to seek compensation for their injuries by filing lawsuits. Only a small minority of those accident victims will file on their own without an attorney. They don’t realize that insurance companies are in the business of making money and…

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Can an Attorney Help Me Receive My Board License for Construction?

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You cannot do much in Nevada as a contractor without a general contractor’s license. In fact, the state requires that you hold a license given by the Nevada State Contractors Board before constructing or altering any road, building structure, or parking garage in the region. What are the exact requirements for getting your general contractor’s…

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