Commercial Transactions

Commercial transactions are the center of business. Businesses enter contracts and assume liability on a daily basis. No one can predict the future, but understanding and minimizing your risk is important. As a business owner, an inventory of the agreements/transactions you enter into on a reoccurring basis demonstrate the substantial risk and commitments you assume. […]

Identifying Negligence

Injuries occur every day. Depending on the circumstances, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Most personal injuries are based on negligence—the failure to exercise due care. Negligence has four elements: duty, breach, causation, and damages. Duty: While there are heightened duties in certain relationships, such as common carriers with passengers, the general standard for duty […]