Digital Divorce

Mar 28, 2016 By: Bruce Provda

The days of the process server having a secure job may be coming to an end. Thanks, Facebook. It was just a matter of time.

Nevada’s New Laws Don’t Make Life Easier for Human Trafficking Victims

Jan 26, 2016 By: Bruce Provda

Policies that concentrate solely on the commercial sex industry ignore the large numbers of survivors and victims who are driven into construction, agriculture, factories, and other fields. Enhancing the penalties on prostitution laws fail to address the victim who is trapped.

Data Breaches and Medical Identity Theft

Jun 1, 2015 By: Bruce Provda

Anthem Healthcare of California is in the middle of a lawsuit over hacked computer systems that exposed millions of individual’s data to cyber thieves.

Charity Donations: When Your Money Goes to the Wrong Hands

Apr 8, 2015 By: Bruce Provda

Is there someway to put a specific charity on a continuum from “Support These Charities” to “Don’t Waste Your Time?”

New York Creates Public Defender System for Immigrants

Oct 1, 2014 By: Bruce Provda

Poor immigrants, in New York City facing deportation, now have access to the first public defenders system in the nation devoted strictly for them. Advocates for the immigrants are pleased.

The Evolution of Black’s Law Dictionary

May 14, 2014 By: Bruce Provda

Although it purportedly began as a hoax, Black’s Law Dictionary is widely considered the leading standard for understand the intricacies of the legal word.

Implications of Windsor and Prop 8 on Same Sex Divorces

Jul 31, 2013 By: Bruce Provda

The overturning of DOMA by the Supreme Court’s “Windsor” ruling earlier this year had a broad impact on how same-sex divorce is conducted by the states.

ICWA Case Ruling

Jul 3, 2013 By: Bruce Provda

In a 5-4 ruling recently handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court, drafted by Justice Samuel Alito in the case known as Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl, the court sided with the baby’s white adoptive parents, the Capobiancos, who decided to adopt the child before she was born.