Connection—Confidence—Awareness

It's a connected world, and the power of connection is often in the confidence and awareness it provides—important factors when you need help resolving a legal problem. Below, you'll find access to the GetLegal blog, which will keep you updated and aware of trends or important issues.

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  • COLUMN: The Law In Real Life

    COLUMN: The Law In Real Life Linda Holmes, J.D. Strip Search at School Crosses Line of Common Sense July 21, 2008 There's something to be said for not doing things that don't make a lick of sense. Don't stick a fork in a toaster, don't thump a bees' nest with a broomstick and don't strip-searc... Read more

  • The L-1 Visa Application Process

    There are two ways that an employer may obtain an L-1 visa to allow intracompany transferees of a parent, branch, affiliate or subsidiary of the U.S. petitioning company to obtain temporary non-immigrant status for the purpose of working in the United States—the blanket visa process and the regu... Read more

  • How to Protect Your Trademark Rights

    Once you register a trademark with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), you must take care to protect your trademark rights. If you fail to use the trademark, or if you fail to prevent others from using your mark, you could lose your rights. USPTO does not police your mark, nor does it ... Read more

  • GetLegal Moves to New Headquarters in Downtown Fort Worth

    GetLegal opens the doors to its new Downtown Fort Worth headquarters this week. GetLegal’s new location is just north of I-30 in the Frost Bank Building of The Summit Office Park. Here is our new street and mailing address: 1300 Summit Avenue Suite 670 | Map Fort Worth, TX 76102 Our ma... Read more

  • Why You Should Contact a Lawyer After an Accident

    When you or someone you know has been involved in an accident, or suffered serious injuries or other personal losses, it is crucial to contact an attorney as soon as possible. A personal-injury attorney will look at the facts and circumstances of your case and help you navigate the legal system ... Read more

  • The Story of Independence Day

    Independence Day commemorates the legal separation of the original thirteen colonies from Great Britain. The actual separation occurred on July 2, 1776, when the Second Continental Congress voted to approve The Resolution for Independency (aka the “Lee Resolution”). That Resolution, approved abo... Read more

  • What Is Obstruction of Justice?

    The news this week is dominated by discussion of whether President Trump is or is not being investigated for obstruction of justice. At issue is whether Trump asked FBI Director James Comey to drop the FBI’s investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and then fired Comey w... Read more