Law

  • 2 Things To Look For In A Divorce Lawyer

    Finding a good and appropriate divorce lawyer for your divorce case is of the utmost importance, mostly because you will be spending a lot of time with this individual in order to make sure that your divorce is concluded quickly and efficiently while also ensuring that you get a fair share of the marital assets. Listed below are two things to look for in a divorce lawyer. Can They Provide Mediation Services?
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  • Driving While Medicated Is A DWI Cause, Too

    Many drivers are surprised to find themselves being charged with a DUI after they have taken cold medicine. But driving under the influence includes a much wider range of drugs than you might think; anything that can impair your driving can get you convicted of a DWI. What a Lawyer Is Going to Do That's not to say that you can't get out of getting convicted for a DWI after taking cold medicine.
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  • Suspensions/Cancellations/Revocations - Are Your Licenses At Risk?

    Many young people may feel that driving is a right of passage that takes place at a certain age, but as far as the state is concerned, it is actually a privilege. This gives the state a lot of control and leeway in whether or not you will be able to continue to drive on public streets and highways. There are a wide variety of reasons it can be suspended, canceled or revoked and depending on what happened will impact when, if, and how you are able to get it back.
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  • Divorce Decree Finally In Hand? Here's What Else You Need To Take Care Of

    One of the most difficult things to go through in life is a divorce... and not just because of the emotional aspect of a failed marriage. When you finally get the divorce decree in your hands, it's time to make sure all other documented connections to your ex-spouse are severed. Here are a few examples.  Vehicle documents The registration and insurance for each of the marital vehicles may need to be changed.
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  • Structuring A Divorce When You Plan To Live Together

    Sometimes the marriage does not work out, even when you and your spouse get along. If you and your current spouse no longer feel like married partners, but you still get along as friends and parents very well, it can be a good idea to remain in the home together. Often married couples who divorce end up with bad credit or struggling financially due to taking care of marital debt but having their income cut.
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  • How Children Can Be Affected By Bankruptcy

    If you have to declare bankruptcy, you are likely dealing with a decent amount of emotional turmoil. It can be stressful for you to have to figure out how you are going to manage your finances. Bankruptcy can be stressful because your creditors might continue to call you on a regular basis. However, what you might not be thinking about is how your children are going to be affected by bankruptcy.
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  • Entertainment Law 101: 3 Benefits of Having a Lawyer on Your Side

    The entertainment industry is full of confusing contracts, terms, and laws that are difficult to navigate alone. Luckily, you don't have to. An experienced entertainment lawyer is a good asset to have on hand – whether you've hit it big or not. Entertainment lawyers offer many benefits, including these three: 1. Negotiations Perhaps the biggest benefit of having an entertainment lawyer is negotiating power. A lawyer can help you negotiate through contracts, payments, non-disclosure agreements, and more.
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  • Some Misbeliefs About Custody Rights Fathers Should Have Corrected

    Parental rights can be a very sensitive subject. Due to the emotionally charged nature of these matters, it can be easy for individuals to be more likely to give credit to misconceptions and notions. More precisely, fathers are often exposed to some misleading information regarding custody, and it is important to refute these claims. Myth: The Mother Always Gets Physical Custody There are many people that assume the courts will automatically attempt to award custody to the mother.
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  • Knowing What's Ahead In Your Divorce Case

    If you and your spouse are about to join the ranks of divorced couples, you may not be focused on the process but more on the emotional side of divorce. Don't allow fear of the unknown to add to your stress level; divorce is mostly a step by step process. You should know that even with an uncontested divorce, however, the steps are not really all that quick or easy. To get more information about what you will be facing in the coming months, read on.
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  • Four Questions To Ask Your Lawyer About Worker's Compensation

    If you were injured while on the clock at work, you may assume your boss will make arrangements to compensate you for your injuries because it happened while working for them. Unfortunately, you may find yourself in the opposite situation, with an employer that is reluctant to pay for an injury. This is when you'll need to hire a lawyer to help you receive the compensation you need. When meeting with your lawyer, you'll want to ask them the following questions to ensure your case goes smoothly.
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