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Why Hire a Defense Attorney for a Title IX Case?

Title IX By Harvey Binnall PLLC - 2020/05/29 at 09:30am

Experienced Student Defense Lawyer If you’re a student who has been accused of sexual misconduct under Title IX, then chances are that you’re feeling nervous and possibly overwhelmed by the prospect of a legal proceeding — and rightfully so.  Title IX investigations can be extremely traumatic for the falsely accused, as they are often deprived of their rights (in both subtle and obvious ways) in an attempt by the school to “save face” and to avoid a potential loss of federal funds. Title IX proceedings can vary from school-to-school, as each school implements its own procedures and requirements.  In some […]

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The Enforceability of a Liquidated Damages Provision

Business and Commercial Disputes By Harvey Binnall PLLC - 2020/05/15 at 09:27am

Experienced Alexandria Commercial Litigation Lawyer   If you are involved in a breach of contract dispute in which the relevant agreement contains a liquidated damages provision, then you may be confused as to whether the provision is actually enforceable under the law. Depending on your position in litigation, the enforcement of the provision (which essentially establishes a “flat fee” damages amount to be paid out in the event of a contract breach) could be favorable or unfavorable to your interests.  As such, it’s important to determine the likelihood of a court enforcing the provision so that you can secure a […]

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