What Are the Rules in Georgia Regarding Stopping for a School Bus?
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | May 29, 2021
During the summer, there are not as many school buses on the road. However, there are some because students attend summer school and other functions. We are accustomed to seeing yellow school buses in urban […]
Is it Illegal to Wear Headphones While Driving In GA?
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | May 19, 2021
It depends. The Hands-Free Georgia Act, passed on July 1, 2018, aimed to reduce distracted driving accidents. The law made it illegal for drivers to have a phone in their hand or use any part […]
I Was Arrested in Atlanta, GA for DUI While Riding My Bicycle, How Can That Be?
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | May 18, 2021
Bicycles are popular throughout Atlanta. They are great for getting through traffic, saving money on fuel costs, and sightseeing. However, riders need to be aware that many of the same laws applicable to motorists also […]
What You Need to Know About Georgia’s DUI Laws and Penalties
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | May 14, 2021
Georgia has strict laws against drinking and driving. If you are convicted of DUI in Georgia, you could face expensive fines, significant jail terms, and other consequences. Additionally, if you cause a car accident while […]
Is It Legal to Own a Pet Sloth in Georgia?
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | July 8, 2020
Sloths have become very popular throughout the United States. Some states allow residents to own sloths legally. Georgia is not one of those states. Georgia prohibits individuals from owning certain exotic species regulated under Georgia […]
What Does Georgia Workers’ Compensation Insurance Cover?
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | July 3, 2020
An average of 2.8 million workplace injuries and illnesses are reported each year in the United States. Workers’ compensation insurance covers most workers in Georgia. Most employees hurt at work can receive benefits through Georgia’s […]
Is it Legal to Own a Pet Tiger in Georgia?
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | May 28, 2020
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What Is The Difference Between Lawyer And Attorney in Georgia?
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | March 9, 2020
Most people use the terms “attorney” and “lawyer” interchangeably. If you read a law firm’s website, most law firms do not distinguish between the terms. For example, personal injury attorney and personal injury lawyer mean […]
What Happens If I Don’t Show Up To Jury Duty in Georgia?
Stephen Hasner | Georgia Law | March 6, 2020
It may be tempting to skip jury duty, but it is not advisable. Not showing up for jury duty can have severe consequences and penalties. While you might not enjoy the thought of serving on […]