Protective vs Restraining orders–What’s the difference?


Regarding domestic violence, there are two types of orders to protect the victim. These orders are called restraining orders and protective orders. Although both types of orders serve the same purpose, there are some key differences between the two. Both types of orders typically forbid the person named in the order from having any contact […]

What If Someone Lies To Get A Restraining Order

Restraining orders protect people against abusers. Unfortunately, some people manipulate the system and file them as a form of revenge against an innocent person. If someone has wrongfully filed a restraining order against you, it can tarnish your reputation. Continue reading to find out what to do if someone has falsely filed a restraining order […]

Restraining Order: Lies, Exaggeration, False Claims, Violation …

An increasing number of former spouses or partners resort to getting a restraining order against the other party. Not only does it serve as the claimant’s protective shield from physical abuse, sexual abuse, and domestic violence, but also bolsters their claims against the other party. Getting a restraining order is nothing like any other court […]

How A Protective Order Can Help You

Protective orders or restraining orders are meant to keep you and your family safe in domestic violence situations. When someone threatens your safety and well-being, you have the right to seek protection with the help of a Salt Lake City protective order attorney. Besides domestic violence scenarios, protective orders can also be used in cases […]