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5 Things you may not know about White Collar Crimes

White Collar crimes are committed by people of high social status in business or corporate settings. These crimes largely relate to financial matters and are void of physical violence. Common examples of white collar crimes include conspiracy, extortion, tax evasion, corruption, embezzlement, and money laundering. Execution of such crimes normally requires a powerful position and…

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The Mindset of White Collar Criminals

If someone asks you to visualize a criminal, you are bound to imagine someone aggressive and repulsive. Breaking the law goes beyond instigating violence or causing physical harm. White-collar criminals are sophisticated individuals; they are not the kind of people that the average person would expect to see behind bars. Their crimes may lack violent…

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Perils in the life of an Offshore Worker

A career in the maritime industry can be exhilarating, challenging, and extremely dangerous at the same time. Statistics issued by the CDC (Center for Disease Control & Prevention) in the United States suggest that people working offshore are 7 times more likely to get killed on the job, as compared to those employed on land….

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The Career of an Entertainment Lawyer

Many people dream of being part of the entertainment industry, but only few actually pursue that fantasy. Sometimes it’s not meant to be and other times it just feels unrealistic, given your personal values, skills, or general situation. Obtaining a degree from a reputable law school is a big achievement, and it does not imply…

Self-Improvement

10 Tips to Boost your Confidence

Many of us are really good at one thing, and the smarter ones have mastered more than one skill. There are also those called ‘jack of all trades, master of none’. In a way, we make up for each other’s deficiencies and maintain a balance. However, one thing that can seriously downplay our unique personality…