Real Estate Law

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Quit Claim Deed A quit claim deed is a deed that states that whatever the grantor has in the property is being conveyed, but that the grantor is not guaranteeing that they have an interest in the property at all. These are very common in gift transactions where no money is changing hands or in Read More

A Guide to Adoption

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The adoption process can be daunting for those unfamiliar with the landscape. Our lawyers can assist you in navigating the adoption in any adoption scenario. Please call for a free consultation to discuss your adoption situation. Adoption is the process of changing the legal parent of a child. The process usually involves petitioning the court Read More

How Does Expungement Work in Utah?

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Expungement is the process of sealing or destroying a criminal record, including arrests and convictions. Depending on the type of criminal conviction, and other factors, Utah law provides for the expungement of events in an individual’s criminal history. Expungement is available for several types of criminal convictions; however, there are a few convictions for which Read More

Copyright: An Overview

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A copyright is a form of protection given to authors of original works. Original works can include music, literature, movies, photographs and other artistic endeavors. The author of the work is given the exclusive right to distribute, publish, reproduce, perform, or display the work. However, this exclusive right lasts for only a certain period of Read More

Employment Law: An Overview

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Recruiting and Hiring Procedures For many employers the primary objective in the recruiting and hiring process is to generate a pool of qualified candidates from which the employer can then identify and hire the most qualified applicant. While most employers realize that their recruiting and hiring practices have the potential for legal liability, not all Read More

Divorce: An Overview

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Going through a divorce can be one of the most stressful times of a person’s life. Olsen Skoubye and Nielson can help you through this difficult and emotional process. As parties move through a divorce, issues including division of property, alimony and child support, and child custody issues often seem daunting and uncertain. For that Read More