Entries by Pack Law Group

Car Accidents in Work Zones: Prevention And Liability

Work zones on roadways are essential for infrastructure maintenance and improvement, but they pose unique challenges and risks for drivers. Car accidents in work zones are unfortunately common, and preventing such incidents requires a combination of driver awareness, adherence to safety protocols, and a clear understanding of liability.  Work Zone Hazards and Common Causes of […]

What Assets Are Protected from Divorce Settlements?

 Divorce is a complex and emotionally challenging process that usually involves the division of marital assets and debts between spouses. In Virginia, understanding which assets are protected and which are subject to division is helpful for individuals pursuing divorce settlements. Equitable Distribution Principle Virginia follows the principle of equitable distribution, which means that marital assets […]

Situations That Can Lead to Wrongful Convictions

The unfortunate reality is that wrongful convictions can occur, casting a shadow on the lives of innocent individuals. Virginia is not immune to the complexities that can lead to miscarriages of justice. While the pursuit of justice remains a cornerstone of the legal system, it is important to understand that there are situations in which […]

Why Semi-Truck Accidents Are More Common During the Winter Months

The winter months present a formidable challenge for motorists, contributing to a higher risk of accidents with large commercial vehicles, such as semi-trucks. As the winter season often blankets the roads with snow and ice or causes low visibility, the risk of semi-truck accidents increases.  If you have been injured in a truck accident, an […]

How To Deal With a First-Time DUI Arrest

Facing a first-time DUI arrest in Virginia is a serious matter, and obtaining professional legal guidance can prove to be invaluable. Driving Under the Influence charges carry serious consequences, including license suspension and a lasting impact on employment opportunities. A profound DUI attorney can handle the legal challenges, build a strong defense, and work towards […]

The Heightened Risk of Car Accidents During The Holidays

As the holiday season brings festive cheer to Virginia, it also ushers in unique challenges for the residents on the roads. The combination of increased travel, winter weather conditions, and holiday festivities contributes to an increased risk of car accidents. If you or someone you love was injured in a car accident because of the […]

The Impact of Truck Driver Fatigue On Accident Rates

In recent years, drowsy or fatigued driving among commercial truck operators has emerged as a pressing concern, with significant repercussions for road safety. In 2017, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported a staggering toll, estimating that drowsy driving led to more than 91,000 traffic accidents, resulting in 800 tragic fatalities and over 50,000 […]

How Does Social Media and Digital Evidence Impact Criminal Defense Strategies?

The role of social media and digital evidence in criminal defense has become increasingly significant. As our lives are more intertwined with online platforms, these digital footprints can be both a boon and a challenge for criminal defendants. Leveraging the power of digital evidence can be a game-changer in protecting the rights of the accused […]

Strategies to Help Overcome Professional License Issues Caused by a DUI

A Driving Under the Influence (DUI) conviction can have a serious fallout, not only for your personal life and reputation but also for your professional career. In Virginia, where professional licensing plays an important role in many services and industries, a DUI can jeopardize your livelihood. In relation to this, with help from an experienced […]

Important Tax Considerations During a Divorce

Important Tax Considerations During a Divorce Divorce brings about a myriad of changes in all aspects of your life, including complex tax and financial implications that demand careful consideration. Navigating the tax considerations can be overwhelming while you are going through the emotional aspects of divorce. Seeking guidance from a knowledgeable and qualified divorce attorney […]