October 22nd, 2018

Employee Spotlight: Leela Lee

Here at U.S. & Texas LawShield, we care about the communities we serve because we are your neighbors, your friends, and your family members. Take a look behind the scenes and meet Rashida “Leela” Lee, Learning and Development Coordinator at U.S. & Texas LawShield. Having grown up in Cajun Country Louisiana, Leela is no stranger… [Read More]

October 22nd, 2018

Texas Night Terrors: Defending Against Criminal Mischief

  Video Transcript. You hear your doorbell ring. You look out the window. A masked man, covered in blood, knife in hand, stands menacingly, waiting to make his move. You open your door and he screams, “Trick or treat.” We’ve talked about carrying firearms in self-defense at Halloween in the past, but a reoccurring question… [Read More]

October 22nd, 2018

3 Simple Solutions for 3 Major Bleeds

Video transcript. It’s absolutely critical to instinctively know what to do to stop the bleeding and preserve life. There are really only three types of solutions to the problem of massive hemorrhage. If the source of bleeding is an arm or a leg, a commercially designed tourniquet that’s scientifically designed is the fastest and most… [Read More]

October 8th, 2018

Massive Blood Loss: What You Must Do First

Video Transcript. What is life-threatening massive arterial bleeding? You encounter a situation where someone is lying in a pool of blood, their clothes are soaked, and blood is pulsating from their arm or leg. This person may have as little as three minutes before they bleed to death and the clock’s ticking. The question is,… [Read More]

October 8th, 2018

Traveling with Firearms: Florida

Video Transcript. If you are planning to travel to the Sunshine State with your firearm, it is important that you know about Florida’s gun laws. Florida has reciprocity agreements with bordering states, Georgia and Alabama, as well as thirty-four other states. A reciprocity agreement means that the State of Florida will recognize the concealed carry… [Read More]

October 8th, 2018

Firearms and Medical Marijuana: What is the Law in Texas?

Video Transcript. Legalization of medical and recreational marijuana have been spreading across the states, leading to increased struggles between state and federal legislation. But what does this mean for responsible gun owners? Texas LawShield Independent Program Attorney, Edwin Walker, breaks down the latest in Texas law for the use of marijuana and owning firearms. The… [Read More]

October 8th, 2018

Firearms and Medical Marijuana: What is the law in North Carolina?

Video Transcript. Legalization of medical and recreational marijuana have been spreading across the states, leading to increased struggles between state and federal legislation. But what does this mean for responsible gun owners? U.S. LawShield Independent Program Attorney, Mark Edwards, breaks down the latest in North Carolina law for marijuana use in regards to possessing and… [Read More]

October 8th, 2018

Firearms and Medical Marijuana: What is the law in in Colorado?

Video Transcript. Legalization of medical and recreational marijuana have been spreading across the states, leading to increased struggles between state and federal legislation. But what does this mean for responsible gun owners? U.S. LawShield Independent Program Attorney, Douglas Richards, breaks down the latest in Colorado laws for marijuana use in regards to possessing and owning… [Read More]

October 8th, 2018

Firearms and Medical Marijuana: What is the law in Missouri?

Video Transcript. Legalization of medical and recreational marijuana have been spreading across the states, leading to increased struggles between state and federal legislation. But what does this mean for responsible gun owners? U.S. LawShield Independent Program Attorney, John Schleiffarth, breaks down the latest in Missouri law for marijuana use in regards to possessing and owning… [Read More]

October 8th, 2018

Firearms and Medical Marijuana: What is the law in Virginia?

Video Transcript. Legalization of medical and recreational marijuana have been spreading across the states, leading to increased struggles between state and federal legislation. But what does this mean for responsible gun owners? U.S. LawShield Independent Program Attorney, Ed Riley, breaks down the latest in Virginia law for marijuana use in regards to possessing and owning… [Read More]