Bankruptcy can be an extremely stressful and frightening process to consider. While you may want to think about going through some type of credit counseling before you decide you want to file bankruptcy, depending on the amount of your debt, bankruptcy may be your only option. So it's important that you sit down with a bankruptcy attorney in order to discuss all of your options. There are a few different types of bankruptcy, and this article will discuss your options when you file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.
12 December 2014
Driving while intoxicated can lead to a very serious conviction for you. If it's your first time getting a DWI, you need to know just what you should do so you can have the best chance of getting back to a normal life as soon as possible. Here are the things you should do as a first-time DWI recipient. Know if you will lose your license Every state has different laws regarding a DWI offense.
11 December 2014
Many young adults wonder if they need an estate plan. They might believe that because they are young and healthy there is no need to see a lawyer about getting a will and trust. This is a false assumption and can be very dangerous. Instead, it is very important that you get a good estate plan even if you are young. If you want to know why you should start planning, there are three tips that can help you realize its importance:
10 December 2014
Have you recently had some difficulties regarding your medical care, and now find yourself wondering if it is worth filing a lawsuit? Or have you recently lost a loved one and feel that that their death could have been prevented, if they had had the proper medical care ? These are just two circumstances that could lead someone to explore their options in filing a medical malpractice claim. However, there are specific regulations regarding what makes something true medical malpractice, and what makes something simply a tragedy.
9 December 2014
It is always a good idea to go into a deposition with an idea of what type of questions to expect from the opposing counsel, or you may end up floundering for an answer you were not prepared for and end up hurting your case as a result. Some of the questions thrown your way could include the following: Details regarding the accident and resulting injury: What were you doing when the accident happened?
9 December 2014
If this is the first holiday season after a divorce, it will likely be very tough on your children. This happy time of year should not be marred due to the breakup of your marriage. Here are some things you and your former spouse can do to make the holiday season bright for your children: Try to Get Along With Your Former Spouse If you are going to be in contact with your former spouse during the holidays, one of the best things you can both do for your kids is try your best to get along with one another.
8 December 2014
If you have worked in a building that has high levels of radon for a long period of time without your knowledge, and you're now experiencing lung cancer or other medical issues because of it, call a lawyer. Lung cancer is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, and your employer had the responsibility to tell you that you were at risk, and to provide a safe work environment.
5 December 2014
Visiting an amusement park is a fun-filled way to spend the day, unless an accident occurs. There is a number of injuries and even deaths that occur at these parks annually. If you have endured a tragic incident rather than a joyful one when at an amusement park, you may want to take legal action. Knowing facts about types of accidents that occur in amusement parks may help you when faced with this situation.
5 December 2014
If you're considering filing a workers compensation claim, there are a few things you should be aware of, and without which you are not eligible to receive benefits. This article discusses three prerequisites that must be fulfilled if you are to have any chance of success when filing your claim. 1. Employer Must Be Covered By Workers Compensation Insurance The most important aspect of a workers compensation claim is ensuring that the employer in question is actually covered by workers compensation insurance.
4 December 2014
Are you opening a new restaurant? Is this your first time owning a business? If so, you will need make sure you take the appropriate steps to protect yourself from lawsuits. Unfortunately, it is easy to make costly mistakes that can make you vulnerable. This article will focus on preventing premises liability lawsuits. What Is A Premises Liability Lawsuit? Commonly referred to as "slip and fall" lawsuits, they can occur when someone is injured on the premises of your business.
3 December 2014