Law

  • What You Should Ask Colleges About Learning Disability Accomodations

    If you have a learning disability and wish to attend college, one thing you need to consider are the accommodations provided by different universities. You should consider visiting different campuses to see what is available to accommodate your particular needs. By law, universities are required to accommodate students with learning disabilities, so stop by the office of disability services and ask the following questions: What Accommodations Are Offered To Students?
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  • Food Poisoning and Allergic Reactions at Daycare: Can You Sue?

    When you leave your child at daycare, you are entrusting the daycare facility with your child's health and well-being. If your child experiences a severe food poisoning or allergic reaction, this is a big potential negligence on their part. Here are some suggestions on evaluating what legal actions to take. What Are the Potential Health Complications? Food poisoning is no joke, especially for young children. The bacteria from food poisoning can linger for years and have deleterious effects on health.
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  • What to Do If You Are a Passenger in a Car Accident

    If you were in a car accident and suffered injuries, but your friend was driving, you might be wondering where to turn for compensation. Because the process for compensation as an auto accident passenger can be a little convoluted, here are some guidelines for who to approach.  When the Other Party Is at Fault If the other driver was at fault for the car accident, then you and your friend can cooperate to file a joint insurance claim against them.
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  • What You Need To Know About DUIs And Boats

    If you're planning a day of fun in the sun and on the water and you plan on having a few drinks, there are a few things to keep in mind. Drinking while operating a boat actually carries more risks than driving a car. So here's what you need to know to stay safe and avoid getting in trouble. Different Influencing Factors There are a couple things that make combining alcohol with a boat particularly different than a car.
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  • How A Personal Injury Attorney Can Help You

    Have you recently been injured in an accident? Are you finding it difficult to convince the insurance company to compensate you for your losses? Unfortunately for you, it's in an insurance company's best interests to try to get away with paying as little as possible for each accident or injury case. Obviously, this is not in your best interests at all. In order to make sure that you get the money that you deserve, you'll likely have to hire a personal injury attorney to take your case.
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  • The Cost Of Hiring A Workers' Compensation Attorney

    If you were recently injured while at work and you are considering hiring a workers' compensation lawyer, then the price of this type of lawyer is probably at the top of your mind. But what you do need to know is that the cost of hiring this type of lawyer is dependent upon contingency fees. This is the same way most other types of lawyers receive their payment. It means if you lose your case, your attorney is not paid.
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  • Three Things To Know Before Going To Your Child Custody Hearing

    Getting divorced can be a stressful situation. Even more stressful and challenging, however, is trying to ensure you have custody of your children once the divorce is all said and done. If you are preparing for a child custody hearing, here are three things you should know beforehand.  Know the Kinds of Questions the Judge Will Ask The whole point of a child custody hearing is so that a judge can determine which kind of custody arrangement (sole or joint) is in the best interest of the child or children involved.
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  • Three Reasons Why Your NVICP Claim May Be Denied

    It's undeniable that vaccines have been extremely beneficial for human health as a whole. However, sometimes people have adverse reactions to the medications that may cause severe or lifelong medical complications. If you or your loved one has been injured by a vaccine, you can file a claim for damages with the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (NVICP). Unfortunately, not everyone gets approved for compensation. Here are three reasons why your NVICP claim may be denied.
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  • How To Prepare Yourself For A Favorable DUI Court Outcome

    If you have been charged with a DUI, then you may be extremely concerned about your impending court date. You should know that you are not alone. Around 1.5 million people are arrested every year for DUIs. Your first step in making sure that the court proceedings are as favorable as possible is to hire a DUI lawyer, such as one from Hart Law Offices, PC. There are a few other things you should do as well.
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  • 4 Reasons To Use Debt Settlement Instead Of Bankruptcy

    Getting into debt is very easy to do, yet getting out of it is not easy in any way. If you are ready to take charge of your finances by getting out of debt, a visit to a lawyer is a good option. Lawyers that specialize in debt solutions are skilled and experienced with numerous types of methods, and two common ones are debt settlement and bankruptcy. As you view these two options, you may want to stick with debt settlement for these three reasons.
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