9 October 2020
Planning for your death is an important step for protecting your family from the risks of confusion and conflict that can often follow the passing of a loved one or family member. To help individuals avoid these hazards, it is possible to create a living will. Myth: All Wills Only Take Effective Upon Death One of the common assumptions that people will make about wills is that they will only become active upon the death of the individuals.
8 September 2020
Today, it is more common for disputes to occur over real estate than ever before, and because of this, it is a good idea to have a real estate lawyer on your side. Regardless of whether you are thinking about purchasing a piece of real estate or you have already purchased a piece of property, it is a good idea to be familiar with a few of the types of disputes that you may potentially face.
6 August 2020
A loved one's death can be shocking, especially when it's sudden and unexpected. Accidental deaths can occur due to negligence on the part of an individual or company. If your loved one passed away due to another person's actions, their death might be legally considered a wrongful death. When a wrongful death occurs, family members may be entitled to financial compensation. Many people have never hired an attorney before. However, attorneys fulfill an important role in the legal system.
8 July 2020
Even though filing for a divorce is never really considered a simple process, filing for a divorce in the middle of a pandemic can make matters even worse. During the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020, many couples have difficulty obtaining a divorce due to the changes within the legal system. If you are looking to get a divorce during a pandemic, it is best if you fully understand how the usual process can look much different from usual.
4 May 2020
You might have just found out that your wages are being garnished to cover an old debt, back child support, or something else that you owe. Even if this hasn't happened yet, you might have been notified that it will be happening soon. You might not really think there is much that you can do about the situation, but there are attorneys out there who specialize in this area of law.
28 April 2020
One common question people have when they are stopped by police is whether they are arrested or detained. In most cases, an arrest begins with a detention. So what's the difference, especially when you are accused of driving while intoxicated or under the influence? This guide will help you understand. What Should You Do to Determine the Difference? If you believe you are detained, you should use your voice to ask if you are free to leave.
24 March 2020
If you've had to seek medical treatment as a result of a work-related accident or illness, you may qualify for workers' compensation benefits. You've never been charged for the premiums for this form of insurance, but coverage has been provided since day one on the job. Workers' compensation will pay for your medical expenses if you are hurt because of work. Medical treatment directs nearly every aspect of workers' compensation benefits and is crucial to your future.
21 February 2020
An unexpected crisis could put your company's reputation at risk and could potentially result in your corpororation going bankrupt. Being sued for unethical practices or having your business name tarnished by a group of disgruntled clients could be mentally exhausting and result in having a difficult time handling a normal workload. A crisis management lawyer can guide you through the legal process, handle communication with outside sources, and orchestrate investigations that will clear your name.
20 January 2020
When you have children and are getting divorced, it is absolutely vital for you and your spouse to work out details of how you will take care of your kids. Many parents agree to a certain type of parenting plan. The most common type is called co-parenting; however, this type does not work for all couples. When this is not an option, parents might agree to a parallel parenting plan. Here is an explanation of both types and how they work.
12 December 2019
Much of the direction of a trial, be it civil or criminal, is dictated by who sits on the jury. As a process, jury selection has many pitfalls. For that reason, it's not unusual for attorneys to turn to jury selection services firms for help on cases. Let's examine why a lawyer might hire a jury selection services provider. Sprawl Especially when dealing with cases that pull in multiple directions, it can be hard to direct your energies toward the many things it takes to get to trial.