Hynum Law Blog

04/07/2017 - 09:00
When most people think about Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition, or ARD , they think of another legal abbreviation: DUI. But the conviction-clearing advantages of ARD go far beyond those charged with...
04/07/2017 - 08:38
Pennsylvania's juvenile justice system can produce a very disorienting and disconcerting experience. Many elements of it are far different from the more commonly understood procedures of criminal law. But some...
02/10/2017 - 11:48
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On December 5, 2016 the mandatory separation period for a no-fault 3301(d) divorce was shortened to one year. This means that a spouse will only need to wait one year...
11/10/2016 - 01:30
Harrisburg attorney Brian Zellner discusses Social Security eligibility requirements.
11/02/2016 - 20:50
As an employer, it’s your responsibility to verify – to the best of your ability – that your employees are legally permitted to work in the United States, regardless of...
10/20/2016 - 02:03
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There are a number of actions that should be avoided as a small business owner. To stay in the clear, avoid some of the more common legal mistakes listed below....
10/20/2016 - 02:02
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There is no doubt that divorce can be emotionally draining. Many people are not emotionally prepared to deal with the stress involved with a divorce. I advise many divorce clients...
10/13/2016 - 00:28
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Attorney Michael Hynum discusses the outline of debt collection regulations recently released by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
10/06/2016 - 03:25
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Antitrust is a term thrown around regularly in the news and in the business world in general. Often, it applies to massive corporations – but, those are just the newsmakers....
10/06/2016 - 03:21
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UPDATE: The Wait is Over. If you have been contemplating divorce – depending upon the situation and many other factors – and have lived apart from your spouse for at...
09/22/2016 - 04:11
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If you’ve hired a designer to create a website, or regularly use freelancers to create content for your site, you may wonder who exactly owns the content that’s been created....
09/22/2016 - 04:00
On September 9, 2016 the Pennsylvania Supreme Court determined that a portion of the Child Custody Act pertaining to a grandparent’s standing to pursue partial physical custody of minor children...
09/08/2016 - 02:58
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It can be frustrating to be a small business owner. While you are doing what you’re passionate about and trying to make a difference, it may feel like you’re extra...
09/08/2016 - 02:57
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If a divorce is on the horizon and spouses own real estate, the property will need to be divided. Each case is different and you should seek legal advice to...
09/01/2016 - 03:26
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Harrisburg attorney Brian Zellner discusses why and when you should have a will.
08/24/2016 - 22:41
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Going into business, you probably had a lot of great plans. You were going to take your dream and turn it into reality. In many cases, you may have had...
08/24/2016 - 22:28
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If you are going through a divorce or thinking about a divorce, it is very important that you have realistic expectations of how your divorce case will proceed. I have...
08/17/2016 - 21:41
Child Custody attorney Debra Mehaffie discusses what you should do if you are accused of child abuse and the various possible outcomes.
08/10/2016 - 22:53
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What’s in a name? When it comes to your business, that answer is simple, it’s “everything.” Your name is a part of your brand; it’s what people think of when...
08/10/2016 - 22:36
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If you are involved in a divorce and one spouse has student loan debt acquired during the marriage, you may be curious about how a divorce court will deal with...