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Abuse Of Veterans

In recent articles, I have discussed some of the common living facilities that your elderly loved one can live in. But, there is another living center that your loved one might qualify for. If your loved one is a veteran of the military, they could live in a veteran community living center. If you want [...]

By | September 1st, 2016|Neglect & Abuse, Types of Abuse|Comments Off on Abuse Of Veterans

DWI Vs. DWAI In New York

If arrested for a drug or alcohol related charge, you might wonder what the specifics of your charge entail. Understanding the differences between DWIs and DWAIs can help in your case. DWI Vs. DWAI DWI stands for Driving While Intoxicated, while DWAI stands for Driving While Ability Impaired. These charges are not the same! They [...]

By | August 30th, 2016|DWI vs. DWAI|Comments Off on DWI Vs. DWAI In New York

Contingency Fees

If your loved one was the victim of neglect or abuse, you might want to take action against the at-fault party. This can be done by filing a neglect and abuse lawsuit against them. If you want to do this, you might need help. To get this help, you might think of hiring a neglect [...]

By | August 23rd, 2016|Hiring A Lawyer, Neglect & Abuse|Comments Off on Contingency Fees

Lowering The BAC Limit

In all 50 states in America, drunk driving is a crime. In order to be considered driving under the influence or driving while impaired, your blood alcohol content (BAC) must be at .08 or higher. However, many organizations and states believe that driving is impaired well before your BAC reaches .08. This is why some [...]

By | August 23rd, 2016|BAC Level|Comments Off on Lowering The BAC Limit

James J. Ruane

Rumors seem to pop up every once in a while that senior partner Jim Ruane will be retiring any year now. But that just never seems to be the case. One employee claimed that he will never retire – he loves practicing law too much. Jim is certainly a passionate, knowledgeable, diligent attorney. He loves [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|BIOS|Comments Off on James J. Ruane

Types Of Care Facilities

If your loved one needs help that you cannot provide, you might be interested in sending him or her to a care facility. These facilities can get your loved one the help that they need. But, there are a few different types of care facilities to consider. You should think about your loved one’s needs [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|Care Options, Neglect & Abuse|Comments Off on Types Of Care Facilities

Drug Possession Defenses

Being charged with possession of drugs can feel like a nightmare. You will probably be worried about how to fight the charges. This happens wether you were charged with intent to sell or personal use. Also, you might feel like there is no way out of this bad situation. Luckily, this is not necessarily the [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|Drug Possession|Comments Off on Drug Possession Defenses

Types Of Home Health Aides

In my last article, I talked about some questions to consider if you think that hiring a home health aide is best for your loved one. If you have decided that you want to hire a home health aide, it is now time to consider your options. There are two major types of home health [...]

By | August 9th, 2016|Home Health Aide, Neglect & Abuse|Comments Off on Types Of Home Health Aides

Definition Of “Operation” For Motor Vehicles

Operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol can lead to serious consequences. This includes hefty fines, license suspensions, and even jail time. Still, you do not actually have to be driving a motor vehicle to face this charge. The definition of operating a vehicle is broader than the definition of driving. Understanding this [...]

By | August 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Definition Of “Operation” For Motor Vehicles

Should I Hire A Home Health Aide?

When deciding to get help for your elderly loved one, you have a few different options. One common option is hiring a home health aide. In some cases, this is the perfect fit for your family. In other cases, it might not be the right solution. To determine if a home health aide will work [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|Home Health Aide, Neglect & Abuse|Comments Off on Should I Hire A Home Health Aide?