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Paul Samakow

Paul Samakow
Attorney Paul Samakow brings his legal expertise and analysis from the trenches of the courtroom to Communities Digital News. A native Washingtonian, Samakow has been a Plaintiff’s trial lawyer since 1980 practicing in the DC metro area. Paul can be reached at any time by calling 1-866-SAMAKOW (1-866-726-2569), via email @ [email protected], or through his website @ http://www.samakowlaw.com/. He is also available to speak to your group on numerous legal topics.

What is the law when it comes to Obamacare and healthcare?

Follow the little red bouncing ball as this new proposed (healthcare) law makes its way through the surprise filled “what will jump out at you” haunted houses of Congress.

Another Law School For You: Can I get out of this contract?

Rescission laws were passed in the 1970s as a response to commonly employed high-pressure sales tactics. After you buy a car, you CANNOT return it or change your mind. Unless it's clearly a lemon.

Another ‘Law School for You’: Injury Claim Basics

Negligent individuals remain responsible their actions, however, even if they have no insurance or if their insurance company does not ante up.

Think you have privacy rights? Maybe, but not in reality

Americans are more concerned about protection today, and say that anti-terrorism programs don’t go far enough. Obtaining information about anyone, legally, is easy and takes just a few clicks of a mouse. No wonder identity theft is the biggest crime in the world.

Law School For You: Understanding divorce law

One of the best ways to prepare for what’s to come is to understand the process. Here then are some explanations... The ‘biggest” issues.. are typically .. money and children.

Law School For You: Murder – Why we care

Here is the psychology behind our fascination with murder, followed by some legal discussion that will help you use the right terminology.

Law School For You – Freedom of Speech

Freedom of speech is often misunderstood, often taken for granted, and remains constantly on the defensive both inside and outside the government.

Law School For You: Lawsuits Matter

Our nation’s Founders believed that a fair, properly constructed civil justice system was critical for the protection of individual liberties against injustice.

Law School for you: The learned Art of Persuasion

What happens in courtrooms is not just a presentation of facts. Attorneys, the good ones at least, are often deploying numerous psychological tools.

Law school for you – A primer on contract law

In business, deals abound. Legally, these deals are called contracts. Before you sign on the bottom line, research the other party and read the contract.

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