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We try to answer all of your legal questions here at FindLaw, and sometimes the most accurate answer is: "It depends." Legal outcomes can depend on a variety of issues -- the facts of the case, the quality of the evidence, the timing of the lawsuit or charges, etc., -- and predicting how a case will turn out is difficult, if not impossible.

One of the most influential factors in any case will be the law itself, which can vary from state to state. This is why FindLaw has a comprehensive State Laws section, providing state-specific statutes for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

The Bay Area attracts the best and the brightest from all over the world, which makes for a most fascinating and dynamic region. But if you look around, you'll also find plenty of locals who have hitched their wagons to the ever-changing technology behemoth we call Silicon Valley. One of these locals is FindLaw's own Patrick Kennedy, Technology Manager for the Audience Team in Sunnyvale. Kennedy, who started at FindLaw in April, comes to us from one of the Valley's original tech innovators, Hewlett-Packard.

He has always worked in information technology, but really enjoys the business side of things. In his new position at FindLaw, he'll get to straddle those two worlds as he manages product strategies from a technology perspective.

"What brought me to FindLaw was the opportunity to get back to management," Kennedy explained. "I enjoy helping develop people's skills. It's a nice reward to see people [under your management] do well."

When tech companies stress their values, you often hear buzzwords like "innovation" or "disruptive" used like clubs. But what about "agile?" While it's certainly very helpful for employees to be mentally and physically quick and nimble, when Silicon Valley talks about "Agile," you may be missing the big picture.

So what does it mean to be "Agile," and how is FindLaw taking part?

When it comes to parenting, it's generally assumed that fathers have the easy role to play. What's the worst thing that can happen to a father? If your answer is "a grilling accident" or "a spectator sports injury," you're only partly correct.

The updated Fathers' Rights section at FindLaw is dedicated to helping fathers navigate the wide range of legal issues they may face while raising children. Important issues covered by the section include family planning, child custody, child visitation, and adoption rights.

This past week, the FindLaw team welcomed a new editor for Consumer and Legal Professional Blogs, Peter Clarke. Peter was previously the Content Manager at LegalMatch.com where he headed a team of 13 writers.

So what does he do when he's not wrangling writers? A little bit of running, riding, and writing himself. Let's get to know FindLaw's latest addition.

Check Out Our New and Improved Military Law Pages

Notice anything different about FindLaw's Learn About the Law pages? As part of a never ending effort to improve and update LATL, the Military Law section just completed a shiny new update in order to revise and expand topics like military criminal law, employment rights, and benefits.

So what's changed in this LATL section? Let's find out.

Have you ever wondered what a family court in Texas considers before making a child custody decision? Or how about trade practices determined to be deceptive under California law? Perhaps you purchased a new car in Indiana that isn't quite working as advertised and you need to learn more about the state's lemon laws.

Whether you need to defend against a drunk driving charge, would like to adopt a child, or need to know how much your landlord may legally require for a security deposit -- most legal processes are governed by state laws.

ICYMI: FindLaw Blogs Report on New Laws Comin' Atcha in 2015

One of the major function of FindLaw's legal professional and consumer blogs is keeping each audience up to date on changes in the law, whether it's through statute or court ruling.

It's only March, but we've been busily reporting on new laws that will take effect in 2015 since at least August of last year. Here's a smattering of some of that helpful advice.

Unless your name is Benjamin Button, you are aging right now and will become an elderly person (if you live long enough, that is). Perhaps you're already elderly, even if you're still young at heart. Being older has its share of unique challenges and painful realizations -- along with the wisdom and rich perspectives that come with age -- but it sure beats the alternative. The point is, each and every one of you reading this eventually will be considered elderly and may need help with any number of elder law issues.

Regardless of your current age and station in life, getting to know the basics of elder law can go a long way toward making your golden years, well, more golden. We'll help you get started by sharing five of our newest elder law articles in FindLaw's Learn About the Law section:

Losing an Employee: FindLaw's Real Ideas for Making It Through

Small business owners, school principals, circus ring masters, heck -- anyone who manages people will understand this statement: Losing a great employee sucks. Just when you have someone who does solid work and who you and your team rely on -- poof. They're gone as soon as they say, "Hey boss, can I talk to you for a second?"

Crickets.

I really don't want to talk to anyone when they say that because I know what's coming.