Going to court can be a costly and time-consuming way to settle disputes. Here’s how to know if mediation is a more appropriate solution. There’s nothing appealing about going to court, but sometimes legal proceedings are necessary. Mediation can often offer legally-binding solutions that do not require the same preparations, time, and expenses as going…Read More
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Law, especially in Louisiana, is a complicated matter. That’s why I spent several years in law school, and why having a good lawyer matters. But just when do you need to call a lawyer? How can you know for sure? The Litmus Tests for Lawyering Up Here are three easy litmus tests anyone can apply to determine…Read More
The right attorney can make or break a case, and expertise, credibility, and transparency are key. Here’s how to ensure a lawyer meets your specific needs.
Well-founded concerns for cyber data security have spawned new rules governing the use of social media, and the invaluable data mine it represents for everyone.
An automobile accident is always a stressful situation. Here are a few helpful steps to remember to take if you’re ever involved in a car accident.
William “Bill” Magee is a seasoned veteran of the Louisiana legal community with deep roots in the Northshore and a passions for community service.
Why Was The Ordinance Passed? The St. Tammany Parish Council recently adopted an ordinance that allows drivers who get in trouble for speeding or running a stop sign on private roads in St. Tammany Parish subdivisions to skip traffic court and pay a standard fine…plus court costs. The council passed this ordinance claiming that…Read More
Judgment day has arrived for the opioid drug industry. Locally and nationally, professionals are teaming up to protect Americans and their families from the epidemic that is spiraling across the country. What’s the damage? According to numbers released by the CDC, drug overdoses are the leading cause of death for Americans under 50. Leading the…Read More
How you handle a divorce could change in a big way since the passing of the new GOP tax plan. One provision gets rid of a 75-year-old tax deduction for alimony payments, and this is how it can affect divorce negotiations and spousal support starting in 2019. What exactly is changing? The treatment of alimony…Read More
Carnival season is upon us and with it, more reason for you to be aware of your actions before you get behind the wheel. Absolutely do not drink and drive. No matter how good that King Cake Vodka is, nothing tastes as good as your freedom. Defining the term in Louisiana: The consequences of a…Read More