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3 Questions to Ask Before Buying a Franchise

When you make the decision to buy a franchise, you’re putting a big investment of money and time on the line – and your success isn’t entirely dependent on your actions alone. If you’re considering purchasing a franchise, you probably have hundreds of questions bouncing around in your mind – questions with answers that may […]

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3 Reasons Why You Need an Attorney to Start Your Franchise

Doing your due diligence prior to signing on to own a franchise requires you to research potential franchising options, identify a product/service that fits with your interests, and speak to current franchise owners to learn more about the pros and cons. When you combine the amount of time and energy it takes to complete this […]

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3 Things Your Defense Attorney Should Tell You

Defendants should be aware of certain ways that the law and courts work, in order to make sure they have the best representation available. To help, we’ve outlined 3 things their defense attorney should absolutely bring them up to speed on; if these basic informational tenets are not being met, defendants should find a different […]

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4 Things to Avoid in a Lawyer

Choosing a lawyer can seem like a daunting task. Especially when you’re in an extremely stressful situation like the early stages of a divorce, launching a new business, or facing criminal prosecution. During such times, clear-headed decision-making can often take a back seat to the overwhelming desire to get through the process as quickly as […]

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7 Possible Outcomes for a Criminal Case

Selecting the right criminal defense lawyer for yourself or a loved one can be one of the most important decisions you’ll make after a run-in with the law. Knowing what kind of attorney you need is going to be dependent on several factors including the severity of the charges you’re facing and whether you’re accused […]

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10 Ways a Lawyer Can Help You Form A Business

Let’s face it, when you’re starting a new business making the most of your budget is a big concern. Most new business owners often think they can’t afford a lawyer to advise them. However, hiring an attorney at the outset of your business planning can actually help you avoid potential problems that may develop down […]

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State Makes it Easier to Expunge Prior Convictions

Rights First Law Founder and Principal Attorney Stephanie Fakih recently discussed Michigan’s new expungement law, which gives people with a criminal conviction a second chance at a clear record. If you are interested in speaking with a Rights First Law attorney to see if you are eligible for an expungement, call us today: 855-837-8805. Rights First Law is a law […]

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Obama Proposed Immigration Reform Put on Hold

Earlier this week in Texas, Federal District Court Judge Andrew S. Hanen pressed pause on Obama’s immigration reform when he ruled in favor of Texas and 25 other Republican-run states who sued to challenge Obama’s executive action. Judge Hanen found the administration’s immigration reform would impose major burdens on states, unleashing illegal immigration and straining […]

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Thinking About Eloping this Valentine’s Day? Think Again

Stephanie Fakih, founder of Rights First Law, recently discussed eloping on Valentine’s Day and had 3 important reminders for all couples ready to take the leap: (1) property or assets acquired after marriage are subject to division if you divorce; (2) a man is presumed to be the father of any child born to his legal […]

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Michigan Senator Proposes Death Penalty for Cop Killers

Senator Virgil Smith of Detroit recently proposed a resolution to allow for the death penalty in cases where police officers are killed. Senator Smith explained he promised one of his constituents, James Bowens, that he would try to enact the death penalty for people convicted of murdering a police officer [1]. Mr. Bowens is the […]

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