Legal New York

This section of articles provides handy information on a wide variety of current Legal topics and issues. In addition, some of the most famous lawsuits are explored and analyzed.

How to Copyright an Idea (US) New York

Enacted by the US Congress in 1790[1], copyright gives you the exclusive right to reproduce, sell and distribute your original material. Discover whether it is possible to protect your next million dollar idea and secure a copyright.

Beating a Speeding Ticket New York

You broke traffic laws and caught over speeding. There’s a police car chasing you and asking you to pull over. Now what? Before you succumb to nerves and get all panicky, take a deep breath and remind yourself that there are many ways to beat a speeding ticket.

How to Hire a Trial Lawyer New York

The following contains legal services information you should know about how to hire a good trial lawyer. Read on if you or a loved one is interested in legal help and advice regarding trial law.

How to Hire a Divorce Lawyer New York

Here is a list of seven things that you should do to hire the right divorce lawyer.

Tax Issues for Domestic Partners New York

Additionally, we all know lawyer fees are not cheap. In fact, it can cost a same sex couple thousands of dollars in legal fees to get similar financial rights as those awarded by a marriage. While a marriage license on the other hand, usually costs under about $50.

How to Copyright a Song New York

Under international law, copyright is the automatic right of the creator of the work, this means that copyright exist as soon as you have a tangible version of the music, such as sheet music and/or CDs. Registering the copyright of your work makes it easier to be compensated in court if your copyright is infringed.

Criminal Lawyer New York

When accused of a crime, it is up to the defendant to find a good criminal lawyer. This can cost quite a bit of money. In the case that an individual can't afford a lawyer, he or she will be appointed one by the court.

Employment Discrimination Settlement New York

An employment discrimination settlement is the final legal agreement that resolves all issues of a discrimination charge in New York. Once a settlement is reached between the employer and employee or potential employee, no further legal action can be taken.

How to Create a Living Will New York

Living wills are becoming popular despite the fact that people think they have certain limitations. But, what exactly are these living wills, and why are they extremely necessary?

How to Copyright a Book New York

Follow these steps to register your book, manuscript, online work (websites), poetry, or other text. Be aware that under international copyright law you automatically own the copyright in any literary or creative work you make yourself. Registering your copyright makes it easier to prove you claim if your work is plagiarized.