Posts Tagged ‘DUI’

Filing an SR-22 After A License Suspension

Depending on the circumstances and the State that you live in, you may be required to file an SR-22 Certificate following a license suspension.  Your State’s Department of Motor Vehicles will determine when you must submit an SR-22 also known as Proof of Financial Responsibility.  Despite it commonly being referred to as SR-22 insurance, it…

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Legal Limits in Washington State

What happens when you get a DUI in Washington State Driving under the influence is a serious offense, with lasting consequences. In Washington State, the penalties issued for a DUI offender widely vary, but it is likely that both administrative and criminal penalties will be issued. This can include Electronic Home Monitoring (EHM), a 90-day…

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Guest Blog: DMV APS Hearings

Guest Blog: DMV APS (Administrative Per Se) Hearings By Joshua Kaizuka, Sacramento DUI Defense Attorney California DUI arrests are a confusing time for many drivers. Most are shocked to learn that police can immediately take your license before you even see a judge. This is because California has two separate methods to penalize DUI offenses…

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4th of July Safety: DUI Facts

4th of July Safety: DUI Facts The Fourth of July holiday is a great time to make memories celebrating with family and friends. Don’t let a DUI be part of those memories. DUI offenses are greatly increased during Independence Day and to help prevent getting charged with one, it is important to know the facts. Not driving…

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DUI Reporting Requirements in California

DUI Reporting Requirements in California A new law went into effect in California on January 1, 2007. This law indicates that a DUI will stay on a driver’s record for 10 years. The new state law was the result of the passage of the Insurance Code Senate Bill 597, passed in 2005, and the state…

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Guest Blog: DUI & SR22 Insurance – The Largest DUI Related Expense

DUI and SR22 Insurance – The Largest DUI Related Expense by Michael Phillips, California DUI Defense Attorney You may be under the impression that legal fees are the largest expense related to DUI charges, however that’s far from the truth. The reality is that increased auto insurance premiums, an often overlooked consequence of a DUI…

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