One of the first questions clients ask after being accused of a DUI is “Will I lose my job?” In Texas, the answer is “it depends.” It is possible to be fired for a DUI/DWI arrest or conviction in Sugar Land, Texas. At-Will Employment in Texas Texas is an at-will employment state. This means that … [Read more...] about Can I Be Fired for Being Accused of a DUI?
Witness testimony is often an essential piece of evidence in assault cases. This is especially true when the witness is the victim of the alleged offense. A witness who refuses to testify in a Fort Bend County assault case can significantly impact the outcome. Can A Witnessed Be Forced to Testify … [Read more...] about What if a Witness Refuses to Testify in My Assault Case?
In Texas, you are required to have a license to carry a handgun away from your property. However, even with a license to carry (“LTC”), there are some places in Texas where it is illegal to carry a firearm. Where are Firearms Prohibited in Texas? There are six locations under Texas’ Places Weapons … [Read more...] about Where are Texas Firearms are Prohibited
On June 15, 2020, Fort Bend County launched the $22 million Fort Bend County Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program to help vulnerable businesses get through the COVID-19 pandemic. The program provides grants up to $10,000 to cover local businesses’ most immediate financial needs. The … [Read more...] about CARES ACT: Small Business Grants and Allegations of Misappropriations of Funds
Fort Bend County launched the Childcare Provider Assistance Program to support and help stabilize Licensed Child Care Providers and Fort Bend families facing financial instability caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The program is funded through the federal CARES Act. Eligible Licensed Child Care … [Read more...] about CARES ACT: Childcare Misuse of Funds Allegations
The Texas police have no obligation to inform you there is a warrant out for your arrest. If you suspect there might be a warrant out for your arrest, you should take steps to confirm whether this is true. If there is a warrant out for your arrest in Texas, the police can arrest you without … [Read more...] about Do I Have a Warrant Out for My Arrest in Texas?
Chances are, if you are googling when to hire a lawyer, you should already be hiring a lawyer. You should contact a local Sugar Land criminal defense attorney as soon as you are approached by the police, have reason to believe you are under investigation or are arrested. The earlier you get an … [Read more...] about When Should I Hire a Lawyer?
Realizing that you are the subject of a police investigation is a scary and overwhelming experience. The first and more important thing to do is reach out to a local Sugar Land criminal defense attorney. An attorney can help protect you throughout the process. Below is some further information about … [Read more...] about I am Being Investigated by the Police in Sugar Land?
In Sugar Land, even if you fail to complete a crime, you can be charged with a criminal attempt. A criminal attempt is always paired with the underlying offense that you were trying to commit. One example is attempted drug possession. Below is more information about attempted drug possession charges … [Read more...] about Can You Be Arrested For “Attempted Drug Possession” in Sugar Land, Texas