5 Search Results for "civil action"

March 15, 2014 at 1:50 pm

FAQ

...ot to offer it, so always consult your attorney when such questions arise. Civil Actions and Expert Witnesses What is So ‘Civil’ About Civil Actions? A “civil” suit is not necessarily a “polite” suit, any more than “civil war” is non violent. The DK Oxford Illustrated Dictionary defines “civil law” as the law pertaining to “personal rights” as opposed, for example, to “criminal law”, which is brought on behalf of the public, or “the state” by a pu...

March 6, 2018 at 3:54 pm

Mr. Hunter’s Revised Letter to Clients

...! 2. These procedures apply whether your case is a: a. Personal injury; b. Civil action; c. Family Court matter; or d. Mediation. Note: each of these areas has its own set of specialized intake forms. 3. Please consider anything you post to the Internet to be public. Set your privacy settings to “friends only” but realize any “friend” can share or print, “snag” or take a screenshot of, anything you post, and forward it to anyone they want! 4. Pond...

April 29, 2020 at 5:41 pm

A ROADMAP TO BURTON HUNTER’S IDEAS AND “WISDOM”

...AW, DISPUTE RESOLUTION, NEGOTIATION, MEDIATION, AND OTHER Blog Search for “Civil Action”: https://tinyurl.com/y7rw8yb7 Blog Search for “Right of Way”: https://tinyurl.com/yas4o3g8 Blog Search for “Jury Trial” : https://tinyurl.com/ybz825b6 Blog Search for “Estate Dispute”: https://tinyurl.com/ycop2gc2 Blog Search for “Law Office Management”: https://tinyurl.com/y9q7wqdf Blog Search for “Legal Checkup”: https://tinyurl.com/yachfhbb Blog Search for...

August 23, 2016 at 2:47 am

Future of the Law 2016

...n in virtually all cases, and conforming family court mediation rules with civil actions, the primary response was that it wouldn’t work. I think it will and will continue to espouse fewer impediments to creative mediation. “Pro bono services for the poor.” Pro bono services (pro bono publico, “for the good of the public”), as a duty of our profession, was strongly in place when I returned to the civilian bar in 1976. It has not solved the problem...

February 14, 2010 at 7:00 pm

Burton Hunter’s Practice Areas; Brief Overview

...a good mediator, and sometimes as “worthy adversary” to negotiate a “parenting plan” and “property settlement agreement”. I have a lot of information, including “F.A.Q.S” and videos, at my website, www.hunterlawfirm.net . 3. Civil Actions: West Virginians will go to court over, disputes over “Dad’s Will”, a boundary line dispute with a neighbor, or a partition of jointly owned land. I devote about 20% of my energy to such matters. More later.  ...