Moving Out of State With a Child Custody Agreement

  • Avoiding Conviction: 3 Possible Defenses In Your DUI Case

    4 March 2015

    Being convicted of a DUI offense can come with serious consequences including a loss of your driving privileges, thousands of dollars in fines, and even jail time. This is why it is so important to be aware of the different defenses that can be used to help clear your name after being charged with driving under the influence. Below you will learn more about these defense strategies and how your criminal lawyer (such as one from Kaiser Law Group) may use these defenses to help you avoid a conviction.

  • Protecting Your Job When Pregnant

    23 February 2015

    If you have recently told your employer that you are pregnant, and notice a change in the way you are being treated, you may need to take steps to protect yourself if your employer decides to make up a reason to terminate your employment. It is discriminatory behavior to be judged for pregnancy, and employers are not allowed to fire you simply because they are afraid you may not return to work after the baby is born.

  • How To Challenge The Executor Of A Will

    11 February 2015

    If a family member has passed away recently and the family is involved in the probating of the will, it's possible you may have issues with the named executor of the estate. This is not a common occurrence, but it does happen from time to time. It can be a very confusing and difficult process when you have to make the decision to challenge the executor. If you find yourself at this crossroad, your best bet is to hire an estates lawyer and take it from there.

  • Whiplash After A Car Accident: The Cause & How An Attorney Can Help You Sue

    4 February 2015

    Did a car accident leave you with an excessive amount of neck pain? You may be experiencing symptoms of whiplash, and a lawyer can help you sue the other driver to get money for the services of a chiropractor. Find out about whiplash and what a car accident attorney can do to help you get paid for your injury. What Causes Whiplash After Involvement in a Car Accident? The sudden impact from the other vehicle caused your neck to move with more force than it is able to handle, which is why you are experiencing whiplash.

  • 5 Steps In Civil Litigation As The Plaintiff

    16 January 2015

    Being injured or suffering a financial loss can be devastating to any person. If you are the victim of this situation, you may want to rely on the legal advice of a personal injury attorney. It may be beneficial to you to know the steps of civil litigation before this process actually begins. Step #1: File the complaint As the plaintiff, you are responsible for issuing the lawsuit against the defendant.

  • Asset Distribution After Death: Why Having A Will Is Vital

    5 January 2015

    Creating a will to determine how your assets will legally be distributed upon your death is a great way to prevent conflict between family members. Although it is possible for a will to be contested in probate court, it will likely remain as you want it unless someone can prove that you were incompetent when it was drafted up. Below, learn why a will is vital after death and what the grounds are for someone to contest it:

  • Do You Have A Right To Sue Someone Who Used Your Photo Without Consent?

    3 January 2015

    Jennifer Love Hewitt, an actress known for her role in "I Know What You Did Last Summer," filed a lawsuit against a company promoting a product called Slim Spray for using her celebrity status to promote it without asking her for consent. The company promoting the product had a picture of the celebrity holding onto the product. If Jennifer had grounds to sue the company using her picture without her permission, does that mean you would too?

  • How Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Affects Your Credit Rating

    17 December 2014

    The creditor letters have become overwhelming. You're tired of answering the phone to find it's another bill collector asking how you'll pay your bill. Filing for chapter 7 bankruptcy will stop those calls quickly, but you're hesitant to proceed for fear of what it will do to your credit rating. Here is the truth of how filing bankruptcy impacts you and why it may be the right move for you.