Civil law includes all law that is not criminal. Civil law can involve a breach of contract, unlawful taking of property, negligence, invasions of property, and rights violations. When they go to court, civil law cases are considered lawsuits and usually result in financial compensation. If you are a party in a lawsuit, find a civil lawyer to represent you on Local-Attorneys.
Class action lawsuits are when the same complaint is decided at once for a group of people so as not to clog up the courts with individual lawsuits. Types of class action lawsuits include consumer class actions, employment class actions, securities class actions, and personal injury or product liability class actions. Do you know many people with the same injury or complaint? Take a look at the list of class action attorneys above.