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When Do You Need A Construction Lawyer?

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If you own a construction company, are a contractor, or are having something built for you, it's possible you may want to hire a construction lawyer to go over contracts or to help in the event something goes wrong on-site or if the client doesn't pay for work you have provided. A construction lawyer is there for any legal issue that could arise, and it is often better to contact a lawyer before taking any party to court.

17 June 2020

Hiring A Personal Injury Lawyer For Your Lawsuit

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If you're caught up in some sort of personal injury legal matter, you will be glad that you took the time to hire an attorney. They'll be the cornerstone of the case that you build, and a necessary part of your healing. Whether you get whiplash in a car accident or were the subject of a botched surgery, it is important that you touch base with a few different legal professionals that can assist you.

14 May 2020

Helpful Features To Look For In An Attorney Case File Jacket

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If you're an attorney and have sensitive documents to keep organized, then it's a good idea to invest in a file jacket. It gives you a secure place to store documents that you'll need for various clients. Buying a file jacket can be a smooth experience too if you actively look for these features.  Expandable Design Some clients you serve will have a lot of personal and legal information to keep up with.

3 April 2020

Filing For Bankruptcy? Make Sure You Understand The Following Terms

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If you need to use bankruptcy to get yourself out of debt, chances are that it is your first time going through the process. It will help to familiarize yourself with the following terms so that you can better understand the legal process.  Chapter 7 This is a form of bankruptcy where your assets are liquidated to pay off as many debts as possible. Remaining debts will be discharged, and you will no longer be obligated to pay them.

28 February 2020

Obtaining Social Security Disability Benefits For Dysautonomia

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Dysautonomia isn't the term used to describe several different disorders that are caused by the malfunction of your autonomic nervous system that controls many different things in your body, including your heart rate, your blood pressure, your body temperature, and more. Some of the symptoms of dysautonomia can be merely frustrating and annoying — while others can be quite disabling.  Here's what you need to know about filing for Social Security Disability benefits due to dysautonomia.

24 January 2020

Why You Should Mediate Your Divorce Instead Of Going To Court

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Going through a divorce is always tough, but if both you and your spouse are interested in keeping the drama to a minimum, there may be another option instead of an ugly fight in court. It may be possible to find a divorce mediator who can mediate divorce and present final terms that you, your spouse, and the divorce court will all find fair to all parties. Here are some of the reasons why you might choose to mediate your divorce instead of taking the proceedings into a courtroom.

8 January 2020

Parking Lot Car Accidents: What You Need To Know To File A Successful Claim

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Experiencing a car accident of any kind can be an upsetting experience, but it is especially upsetting when determining fault is hard to do. Car accidents occur in parking lots more frequently than you might think. Since most people are traveling at a lower rate of speed and drivers are supposed to be as watchful as possible, it may be hard to figure out who to blame in such instances.

6 December 2019

Why Kids Do Not Make Custody Decisions

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Some parents may feel that a child should be left to live with their preferred parent after divorce. Courts disagree, however, and there are good reasons for the disagreement. Below are some of the wrong reasons a child might prefer one child over another. Parental Needs One of the dangers of relying on kids to make custody decisions is that kids might put the needs of children above their needs. For example, a child may see that one parent is lonely, more stricken with the divorce, or needs help with household chores, and opt to live with that parent.

8 November 2019

How A Lawyer Will Fight Your Drug Possession Charges

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Have you been arrested for drug possession and are you planning to fight it in court? If so, you'll need a drug possession lawyer on your side to help fight those charges so that they are dropped. Here are some ways that a lawyer can help prove that you are not guilty.  Questioning The Offender's Identity  One main aspect of any criminal case is the responsibility of the prosecutors to prove that the defendant is the person that committed the crime.

10 October 2019

How To Know If You Have A Personal Injury Case Or Not

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There are times when people get injured and are not sure whether to pursue personal injury cases or not. If you are facing this decision and are not sure what to do, here are several questions to consider, as the answers to these questions can help you determine how to proceed. Was there an injury? One of the most important elements of all personal injury cases is an injury. If there is no injury involved with the incident, you most likely will not be able to proceed with a personal injury case.

12 September 2019