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THE BASIC ARRANGEMENTS AND TYPES OF LAW FIRMS

Law firms are entities that practice the law and can be formed by a single lawyer or a group of lawyers. The primary functions of all law firms are advising their customers about their rights and responsibilities that are stated by the law. They can also present clients in courts as well as oversee business transactions and any other matters that involve the law and where legal advice is needed.

Law firms exist in different sizes and dimensions depending on the type of service provided and the number of lawyers employed in a law firm. Explained below are some of the basic arrangements of law firms that exist.

  • Sole Proprietorship

These are law firms owned by a single attorney who oversees all operations. There can be a single secretary or the attorney can exist alone. He is in charge and responsible for any profits or losses incurred and responsible for …

Four different types of window glass

Are you renewing your glazing? If so, you might not be aware of the different types of glass that are now available and their dedicated uses. Do you know your toughened glass from your safety glass? Here are four different window types and where to use them.

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Toughened or tempered glass

This is the standard glass used in double glazing units. Built to withstand most impacts, this type of glass is four to five times stronger than standard thanks to the manufacturing process. Standard glass is heated to temperatures around 650 degrees Celsius when it softens before being rapidly cooled.

The resulting toughened glass won’t break easily. If it does, it shatters into tiny blunt pieces rather than lethal shards, making it much safer.

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Laminate or security glass

This type of safety glass uses similar technology to your car windscreen. The ultra-strong bond between the sheets …