Elizabeth Diaz

Car Accident Attorneys Help After Road Debris Causes a Crash

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Objects that have fallen from vehicles onto the road cause many vehicle crashes. Some result in severe injuries and even fatalities. If the driver responsible for that road debris is unidentified, the injured person's automotive insurance should pay for related expenses. Sometimes, though, the insurer disputes the claim. Car accident attorneys represent clients dealing with this type of situation. Relevant Statistics Debris on U.S. roads caused more than 200,000 vehicle crashes from 2011 through 2014.

30 August 2021

What You Need to Know About Wrongful Termination

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There's nothing as frustrating as going to work and being told that you're fired. With the high cost of living, many people would do anything to have job security. Therefore, if you think you have been wrongfully terminated from your job, you need to talk to an employment lawyer. Here's some basic information on wrongful termination. What Is Wrongful Termination? When you're wrongfully terminated from your job, it means you have been fired for an illegal reason.

21 June 2021

Is Hiring A Worker's Compensation Attorney Worth It?

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It's normal for companies to have a workers' compensation system in place, but it doesn't always work. Insurance companies and employers might cut corners and try to avoid paying what's rightfully yours.  Even though workers are entitled to compensation after an injury happens in the workplace, it takes a lot of effort for the employer to accept claims. If you find yourself in such a situation, you should hire a workers' compensation lawyer to help you get justice.

21 June 2021

Why You Shouldn't Forget to Update Your Will

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Writing your will is an important part of estate planning. However, it's not uncommon for someone planning their estate to not update their will later on when there are major life changes. If you do not meet with an estate planning attorney regularly, you might fail to make important updates that could negatively impact your family members. Removing Someone from Your Will The most common reason why you may remove someone from your will is if they have already died.

11 May 2021

Can A Breathalyzer Be Wrong?

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Driving while under the influence of alcohol is extremely dangerous. Alcohol impairs your ability to think clearly and quickly react to any hazards in the road. Being arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence can have a negative impact on your life. A DUI arrest could affect your ability to gain employment, your ability to legally operate a vehicle, and your insurance rates over time. Officers have a number of tools at their disposal when it comes to determining whether a driver has consumed too much alcohol.

14 April 2021

New Small Business Owners Should Work With Lawyers

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When you start a small business, you should think about working with a business lawyer. The best time to begin a relationship with a lawyer as a small business owner is actually before you end up really needing a lawyer for something like a lawsuit. Here is more information on the topic of business lawyers and how they can be of assistance for small business owners:  Help you to incorporate

15 March 2021

Working On A Personal Injury Law Case

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In order to get healing after a personal injury, you have to find a lawyer that is skilled enough to help. By consulting with an attorney, you will have a head start with your case and won't have to worry about where the money for your medical bills and suffering will come from. This article will teach you all about the steps you should take after experiencing a personal injury.

12 February 2021

Why You Need a No Fault Divorce Lawyer for Your Divorce

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A lot of people will assume that because their separation will result in a no-fault divorce, they do not need a lawyer. The thing is though, that is not the type of position that you want to put yourself into. You want to make sure that you are retaining a no-fault divorce lawyer. If you are still unsure as to whether this is something that you will need to do, you will want to review the following:

18 January 2021

What To Do If There's A Warrant For Your Arrest

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Learning that there is a warrant for your arrest may have you racing to find the number of a criminal defense law attorney. Getting counsel is a wise choice, but there are some things you can do even before you've hired a lawyer. Confirm the Legitimacy of the Warrant It's not uncommon for folks to learn from another person that a warrant is out for their arrest. This is a scenario where the smart move is to trust the statement but also verify its authenticity.

14 December 2020

Why A Divorce Lawyer Is Worth Hiring

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One of the most stressful situations that a couple can go through is a divorce, especially after spending years building a life together. A common reason why a divorce is stressful is because a married couple might not agree on how everything should be settled, whether it be who will maintain custody of the kids or who should possess marital property. If such a situation isn't handled in a professional manner, it can lead to a big debate that can lead to the overall divorce process taking a long time to be finalized.

13 November 2020