Can't Afford A Divorce? Here's What You Should Do

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It's a shame when people decide to stay together solely because they can't afford to get divorced. But, there are ways around this outcome in many cases. Here are some things to consider. Get a Better Picture of Your Finances Your first stop should be a financial planner. They are going to help you put together a picture of your finances and devise a plan for making it work. It may require a little bit of adjustment at first, but the goal will be to create a several-year plan to get you to a comfortable standard of living with what assets you have after the divorce.

29 August 2017

Is My Injury Serious Enough For A Personal Injury Case?

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Personal injuries, whether seemingly serious or minor, can at times have deep consequences. Any such injury can lead to lost wages, excessive rehabilitation costs, and great emotional trauma. It also affects the finances of a person, leading to stress and anxiety. Here are some steps to take if you are injured and if you want to pursue a personal injury case. What To Do When You Are Injured If you are injured, seek medical help first!

29 August 2017

Tips For Preserving Your Case Through The Oral Discovery Phase

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If you are being sued because you caused a vehicle accident, then you will be expected to provide answers to written questions known as interrogatories and then answer oral questions in a meeting known as a deposition. Since your lawyer will type up the interrogatory answers for you, they will protect your case by responding with brief and accurate answers. However, when the day arrives for your deposition meeting, you will have to answer the questions yourself.

19 August 2017

Employer Ignoring Your Injury Claim? How To Protect Yourself

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After an injury on the job, the next course of action for most people is to reach out to their employer to notify them of the incident. This is somewhat of the easy part. The problems really come about when an employer outright denies a claim or ignores the employee. If this is a circumstance you're facing, knowing what to do can prove to be critical going forward. Create a Paper Trail

7 August 2017

Two Sides Of The Same Legal Coin: Real Estate Legal Services

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There are all kinds of legal issues in real estate. There are also two sides to this same coin too. Whether you are a buyer, a seller, or a real estate agency, you absolutely should involve a real estate lawyer. Here are some reasons why, as well as some of the more commonly provided services. Legal Sales As a real estate agent or as a buyer, you want the assurance that the property you are selling/buying is legally for sale.

28 July 2017

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Can Happen More Places Than You Think

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When you think of being at risk of sustaining a traumatic brain injury in an on the job accident, you normally think of those who are involved in hazardous environments or those who have to wear a hard hat when they are working. What you may be surprised to find is that although accidents do happen which result in severe traumatic brain injury in these types of environments, mild traumatic brain injury can also happen in places you would not think of.

24 July 2017

Mom Recently Sustain A Fall-Related Injury? 3 Steps To Getting Her Medical Costs Covered

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Recovering from a personal injury is never easy. Yet, your elderly mother may face additional challenges after her slip and fall injury such as slower healing because of her age. While you can't turn back the clock and double check her walking path, you can make sure that the responsible party does what is right by using these strategies to prepare for working with her slip and fall lawyer. Get The Facts

17 July 2017

3 DUI Defense Tips

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Getting a DUI penalty can truly hamper you, both in terms of your driving record and your everyday life. You will need to do all you can to get proper representation if you get pulled over for a drinking and driving offense. No matter the terms of your case, make sure that you consider the following information and start consulting with some DUI attorneys that can help you out: Start talking to some DUI attorneys

10 July 2017

2 Things You Need To Know About Being Arrested

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Being arrested is very scary. It can affect your future in massive ways if the situation isn't handled right. This is why it is very important that you learn what you should do in the case that you are arrested to protect yourself.  Here are some tips. 1. Just Because You Have Been Arrested Doesn't Mean You Are Charged It is important to realize that just because you were arrested doesn't actually mean that you have been charged yet.

27 June 2017

Three Tips For Working To Settle Your Case With The Defendant

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One of the more challenging times in life may be if you're involved in a lawsuit. This can wreak havoc on your emotions and cause you lots of anxiety. Not knowing how your case may turn out is unsettling, and this could turn into a tumultuous time for you. However, it's possible to reduce your mental discomfort during this stage and work to get your case settled at mediation. This is the time you will meet with the defendant and try to agree on a certain amount to end the case.

24 June 2017