9 January 2017
You may have heard about worker's compensation and you may know that it is supposed to pay for particular things if you are injured at work, but you may not know what worker's compensation really is. Worker's Compensation Worker's comp is a kind of insurance that your employer pays. It is designed to cover medical bills and wage replacement of employees that get hurt on the job. Worker's compensation is also supposed to make it so that you can't sue your employer because the insurance is supposed to cover you, however, you may need to find a lawyer at some point in order to get what you deserve.
29 December 2016
If you have been involved in an accident -- such as if you were in a car accident -- there is a chance that you are feeling the financial pinch because of it. Being out of work and dealing with medical bills can put anyone in a tough financial situation, but luckily, an accident attorney can help. These are a few reasons why you should consider hiring a lawyer when you're broke after an accident.
6 December 2016
You likely do not want to think of spending your final years of life in a state of being mentally incapacitated. Unfortunately, this is a sad reality that many people end up facing. This can leave their loved ones scrambling to figure out the best way to care for them. Some people make the mistake of assuming that incapacitation should only be a concern in the later years of life. However, unfortunate accidents can cause able-bodied individuals to be permanently incapacitated.
15 November 2016
Divorce is a painful process for both the parting spouses and their entire family. In the United States alone, approximately 1.5 million children are affected by divorce each year. But even though divorce is likely to always be painful, most children can adjust well to their new family situation over time if their parents choose to work together to arrange a workable custody arrangement that all parties can feel good about. If you and your spouse are considering divorce and want to work together to ensure that your children can enjoy a great relationship with both parents after the divorce, consider using some or all of the following tips to help you move forward more easily while avoiding painful custody disputes.
26 October 2016
Divorce is incredibly difficult for just about anyone, so moving on can take years and lots of healing. Surprisingly, some people choose to move on with their exes, remarrying them at least once after divorcing them. Although some of these couples go on to have successful and long lasting second marriages with each other, there are dangers in this arrangement. Before you remarry an ex, you need to address numerous issues.
5 October 2016
If you have become too sick or injured to work at your job any longer, you may be eligible for Social Security benefits. This valuable benefit is for people who meet certain stringent criteria, and the sooner you apply, the sooner you can begin receiving benefits. The application process can be long and confusing, and sometimes your application is denied. If you feel you deserve benefits, don't be discouraged by this denial; you have the right to file for an appeal.
15 September 2016
For motorcycle aficionados, not much beats the idea of hitting the open road on a gleaming bike, cruising down the highway, and the wind blowing across their face. Motorcycles are fun to drive and they are fuel efficient. Unfortunately, no matter how safely you drive your bike, other motorists are always a potential danger. Here are four tips to keep in mind to give you the best odds when your on the road.
26 August 2016
Buying a house is going to be one of the largest financial decisions you will likely make in your lifetime. There are a number of steps to go through in order to complete such a large transaction, many of which can be very overwhelming for new home buyers. You may be curious if you should utilize the expertise of a real-estate attorney. The following are some things to ask yourself when making a decision to move forward with hiring an attorney for your home purchase.
9 August 2016
As you near the end of your life you might be wondering what you can do to save money on taxes and ensure that your family gets your estate without having to go through long and difficult legal processes. Many people wonder what they can do to avoid probate and instead get their money directly to their loved ones. Here are some things that you can do to avoid probate.
26 July 2016
Charges of driving under the influence and driving while intoxicated are serious and can cause permanent damage to your career, reputation and personal relationships. Because arrests, convictions and penalties for these crimes are easy for anyone to discover and track through online court records systems, social media and traditional media sources, most people who are charged with these crimes find that their legal matters soon become a matter of public record and a danger to their reputation.