Bailment Vs. Consignment

Bailment Vs. Consignment

There’s usually a lot of confusion between bailment and consignment.  Often, what people think of consignment is actually a type of bailment, and vice-versa. To bring clarity to these two kinds of legal relationships, they are discussed briefly below. Bailment vs....

What Does Bond Forfeiture Mean?

What does bond forfeiture mean, well a bail bond is an amount of money, or value of property, determined by the court for arrestees or defendants to ensure their appearance at court on scheduled dates. Those with money can personally cover this amount so they can be...
Drug Charges & Penalties in CA

Drug Charges & Penalties in CA

Drug possession is a serious offense, even in California which is recognized as one of the most liberal states. Before discussing drug charges and penalties, it is worthwhile to have an overview of the pertinent laws. “The federal government has spent over $4...
Using a Bondsman for a First DUI Offense

Using a Bondsman for a First DUI Offense

Drinking under the influence is a serious offense even if it’s your first time. You will be taken to jail and “booked,” which basically will put you in the following situations: All your particulars will be recorded by the police. Your personal possessions will be...