Legal Advice for Restraining Orders — 98 results
Written by attorney Jason Y. Chan, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
The most important issue perhaps is how it was served. Were you properly served with the restraining order? To violate a restraining order you must know that one exists and you were... more
Written by attorney Carolyn Elsey, about 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
No-Contact Orders No-contact Orders (NCO) are issued as part of criminal cases. They can be issued by Municipal, District and Superior courts. There is no filing fee and the protected... more
Written by attorney Marta Chadwick, about 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Basic Requirements First, you have to have a relationship with the person you are seeking an order against. You must have one of the following relationships to qualify for a restraining... more
Written by attorney Carolyn Elsey, almost 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
What is an ex parte restraining order? This is an order issued by the court in emergency circumstances to prevent some kind of injury. It can prohibit contact between people (and kids),... more
Written by attorney Brian Dinday, about 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
The Problem with Civil Restraining Orders in California It is easy to file wild accusations of domestic violence, even totally false ones. It is today's best "Gotcha". It is free. It is... more
Written by attorney Debra Crawford, over 2 years ago.
"Im going to get a restraining order!" We hear this phrase bandied about frequently. What kinds of restraining orders are there and how do you get one? The typical restraining order is the... more
Written by attorney Christopher Leroi, over 1 year ago.
Civil protection orders/restraining orders are very serious and can result in a person being charged with a class 2 misdemeanor offense, can be on someone's record permanently, and can... more
Written by attorney James CW Bock, over 1 year ago.
Frequently Asked Questions & Helpful Information regarding Wisconsin's Harassment Restraining Law, Statute, Orders and Injunctions What is the statutory definition of "Harassment"? Wis.... more
Written by attorney Carina Castaneda, over 1 year ago.
I am in the midst of a bitter divorce case that involved the opposing party filing the second restraining order (RO) in family court in the same case. The first one did not proceed since... more
Written by attorney Eddie Stephens, almost 2 years ago.
Otherwise known as a restraining order, an injunction is a court order that directs one individual not to have any contact with another individual. It serves as a legal... more
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