Estate Planning Basics

Posted March 31st, 2014

Howard, Lewis & Petersen is a full service law firm in Provo. We can help you with all of your legal needs from personal injury and criminal law to divorce and estate planning. We are lucky in our practice to be able to educate our readers about law topics and issues. Today’s discussion is about […]

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What About Medical Malpractice?

Posted March 27th, 2014

As Provo personal injury lawyers, Howard, Lewis & Petersen, have helped many clients seek compensation for medical mistakes. When a patient is harmed by a doctor or other medical professional who fails to perform his or her medical duties, it can result in a lawsuit and a patient who deserves recompense.   To prove a […]

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What is a Prenuptial Agreement?

Posted February 21st, 2014

At the Provo law firm of Howard, Lewis & Petersen, we have helped clients protect their and their loved one’s assets during divorce and even with prenuptial agreements. Many people have heard about prenuptial agreements, but do not understand many of these contracts. So today’s article will illuminate some of those areas of confusion.   […]

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At the Utah law firm of Howard, Lewis & Petersen, we encounter a lot of questions about coverage laws for medical leave such as pregnancy and childbirth, care of a family member with a serious health condition, and care of their own health condition. There is often an overlap between the federal Family and Medical […]

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The Utah employment attorneys at Howard, Lewis & Petersen have helped many of their clients deal with wrongful termination, sexual harassment, and other difficult employment illegalities. So today’s article is to help readers determine if their termination was illegal.   It is important to note that most employment is “at-will” meaning that they can be […]

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Liability for Dog Bites Overview

Posted January 30th, 2014

The Provo personal injury lawyers at Howard, Lewis & Petersen have encountered many dog bite cases over the years. Many people were not even sure if they had a case before they spoke with one of our Utah attorneys, so today’s article will outline liability rules for dog bite cases.   For the most part, […]

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Divorce is a tough situation and lifestyle change for every member of the family, especially if there are children involved. Children are sensitively attuned to any environmental change big or small, but divorce is no small alteration. In the lucky event that someone gets remarried, children have yet another change to deal with, but with […]

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Trailer Recall = Deadly Vacation

Posted September 24th, 2013

As the weather gets cooler and more bearable, many people love to take their families and head outdoors. As Utah families enjoy their travels and camping trips everyone should be aware of the dangers on the road. According to the National Highway Safety Administration, Keystone RV Company has recalled some of its 2013 Bullet and […]

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Jaundice is a common occurrence in newborns. According to the CDC about 60% of newborns are affected by the yellow skin coloring called jaundice. During pregnancy the mother’s liver removes a pigment common in blood and bile, called bilirubin. When the baby is born, its own liver should take care of monitoring bilirubin levels. When […]

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There are a lot of jokes and stereotypes regarding Provo personal injury attorneys. This article is written in hopes that we might shed some light on these stereotypes and negate them. The legal system is service oriented–service to the public, especially, people in need. For most people, it is their last avenue of appeal when […]

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