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Are All White Collar Crimes Federal Offenses?
Are All White Collar Crimes Federal Offenses?

“White-collar crime generally encompasses a variety of nonviolent crimes usually committed in commercial situations for financial gain,” according to the Legal Information Institute. While there are literally dozens of white collar offenses, some of them include healthcare ...

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Blog Posts in 2019

  • Don't Get a DUI This Holiday Season!

    Since the holiday season is upon us, we thought it was timely to discuss the issue of driving under the influence (DUI) because nationwide, there is ...

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  • Sealing Your Criminal Record in California

    Having a criminal record is not a good thing. Undoubtedly, it can impact education, housing, and employment opportunities for years to come. Since ...

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  • Soliciting a Minor for Prostitution in California

    In California, it’s illegal to solicit prostitution , it’s illegal to ask someone to engage in prostitution, it’s illegal to offer to engage in ...

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  • When a Criminal Protective Order is Issued Against You

    Has a criminal protective order been issued against you? If so, what is it and what does it mean? A criminal protective order is a court order that is ...

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  • Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor in California

    Each state has enacted its own laws about furnishing alcohol to a minor, so there are subtle nuances from state to state. If you’re thinking about ...

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  • Can I Be Deported for Domestic Violence?

    When immigrants come to the United States, they are expected to abide by our state and federal laws. While not every criminal offense will result in ...

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  • California's 'Peeping Tom' Law

    According to Collins English Dictionary , “If you refer to someone as a Peeping Tom, you mean that they secretly watch other people, especially when ...

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  • California's Marijuana Laws & Penalties

    While the State of California has virtually decriminalized marijuana possession for personal use, that is not true all the time. Even though marijuana ...

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  • Responding to a Restraining Order in California

    A lot of people have misconceptions about domestic violence , and in effect, their confusions about the law end up landing them on the other side of a ...

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