Why You Shouldn't Simply Give The Keys Of Your House To An Adult Child

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When you pass away, your home will become a part of probate. You might decide to simply give the keys of your home over to your child. However, if you simply hand your home over to your child, you might run into issues related to taxes and qualifying for Medicaid. Therefore, you will instead want to speak with an inheritance attorney over what options will be the best for you and your family.

31 March 2021

What Does Retaliation Mean In American Law?

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The concept of retaliation is a rather striking one, and it can be challenging to picture how it fits into American law, especially if you are not a retaliation lawyer. However, it does make sense in the specific context of employment. Here is what a retaliation lawyer does and the types of cases they're likely to handle. Retaliation at the Workplace When someone talks about retaliation in the legal sense, they're almost always referring to workplace retaliation.

2 March 2021

Getting Compensated When You Are Hit By A Car Thief

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One type of accident that is a nightmare to deal with is if a car thief hit your vehicle. In most cases, you can't sue the other driver or their insurance company unless certain circumstances apply. Knowing the legal challenges and what you can do about them requires the assistance of a vehicle accident attorney. They can help determine if you can get compensated in any of the three ways listed below.

1 February 2021

When Should You Declare Bankruptcy for Credit Card Debt?

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If you have credit card debt, it can be hard to get it down while interest keeps adding up. You may want to consider bankruptcy, but there are a few things to think about first. How Large is the Debt? There are two reasons to think about the size of the debt. First, declaring bankruptcy comes with legal fees, so you don't want to end up paying as much as you already go to get rid of the debt.

30 December 2020

Questions To Ask When Hiring A Divorce Attorney

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A divorce is a huge event to go through, and you must have an attorney assisting you throughout your case. If you look for divorce attorneys in your area, you might find many, but you can only choose one. You will need to select a good lawyer to help you, and you can interview several before selecting one. As you interview them, here are some questions to ask. What Experience Do You Have?

1 December 2020

How Driving While Drowsy Can Affect Your Accident Case

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Driving drunk is really dangerous and highly illegal, but many drivers do not know that it's also very dangerous to drive while drowsy. If you are having a difficult day and you choose to drive while exhausted, you may be held partially at fault for your accident depending on the actions you take. Reasons for Drowsy Driving One of the most obvious reasons for drowsy driving is not getting enough sleep.

2 November 2020

3 Reasons You Need An Auto Accident Lawyer After A Car Accident

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The first few hours after an accident might be very overwhelming. Instead of focusing on treatment, you might find yourself responding to numerous phone calls from the police, insurance companies, friends, and relatives. In such a situation, you need the services of a car accident lawyer. The lawyer will help you protect your interests and guide you on the best way to respond to the situation and pursue compensation. Here are more reasons you need a competent lawyer to protect your rights after an auto accident.

5 October 2020

Hiring An Environmental Lawyer As A Business Owner: Common FAQ

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As a business owner, whether you are already in operation or just starting out, it is wise to be mindful of the environment in which your operation is immersed in. Multiple legal issues can come about if you are found to be generating some kind of harm. Here is a look at some of the questions you may come across if you need the help of environmental law practice.  How much will you be charged for environmental law services?

1 September 2020

With Bus Crashes, Auto Accident Claims Can Become Complicated

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Buses carry both students and commuters every year. They are large and heavy machines that typically do not require seatbelts. School buses keep their passengers high off the ground. If you believe you are injured after a bus accident, there may be a way that a personal injury attorney can help you seek compensation for your injuries. Roll-Over Bus Accidents One type of accident that is much more common with buses is the roll-over accident.

30 July 2020

3 Tips To Help You With Your Workers' Compensation Claim

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If you're injured from an accident that happened at the workplace, you'll need workers' compensation to help get you back on your feet financially. Here are a few tips about workers' compensation that you may not be aware of that can help you be treated fairly and receive the compensation you deserve. You Can Be Examined By Your Own Doctor One of the limitations of workers' compensation is that you are told that you need to be evaluated by one of the approved doctors as part of the workers' compensation policy.

2 July 2020