12 December 2019
An increase in environmental awareness has led to an increase in the number of people choosing to rely on a bicycle for their commute. If you ride a bicycle to work each day, you probably take precautions to ensure your safety. No matter how prepared you might be, the possibility of being involved in an accident is always present when you share the road with motor vehicles. You need to know what to do if you are involved in a bicycle accident so that you can avoid any actions that might compromise your access to financial help through a personal injury lawsuit in the future.
14 November 2019
Nearly every medical malpractice case eventually comes down to a "battle of the experts." Expert witnesses are often used by the plaintiff to explain to a jury exactly what went wrong during a procedure and how it's a case of malpractice. If you've been injured due to a medical provider's negligence, here are the things you need to know about medical experts and your case. What makes someone a medical expert?
17 October 2019
In the modern economy, estate lawyers find themselves coming into contact with more clients with non-traditional assets than ever before. Folks frequently have questions for estate attorneys about everything from investments overseas to digital assets. Let's take a look at what you need to do to ensure that your more unusual assets are transferred to those you care about. Internet and Social Media Properties These digital assets are a lot like giving someone a car, in the sense that the best way to transfer them is to make sure you include the keys.
19 September 2019
If you are hurt while visiting a business, they may be liable for your damages. That means that when you slip down at a grocery store, they may need to pay you for your medical expenses, ruined clothing, lost wages from work, and even pain and suffering. To have a personal injury claim, which the fall in the grocery store would be, you must both have a physical injury and see a doctor about that injury.
14 August 2019
If you are fortunate enough to be able to leave a large estate to your heirs after you pass away, then it's important you pre-plan to reduce their tax liability and preserve as much of your assets as possible. To do so, follow each of these estate planning tips: Tip: Partner Up with a Skilled Estate Planning Attorney Since the laws surrounding the disbursement of estates are many and have some odd quirks, it's absolutely vital you partner with an estate planning attorney, like those represented at http://valentineandvalentine.
12 July 2019
Divorce is a major process and will result in a significant lifestyle change. You will have a variety of emotions throughout the process and you will feel overwhelmed. The best thing you can do for your own sanity is to prepare yourself as much as possible. Here are some different ways to help you get ready for your divorce: Know What You Can Expect To prepare for the divorce, the first thing is to fully understand the process.
8 May 2019
If you have a disability that is keeping you from work, you may be wondering if you'll be able to pay all your bills. It's recommended to get on disability and receive social security, but what if you aren't sure how you can go about the process? Do you need to hire a lawyer? Can you get the social security disability you need without one? Do you have the funds to hire a lawyer, and if so, do you think the expense is worth it?
8 May 2019
If you have been involved in an automobile accident, been bit by a dog or been the victim of medical malpractice, you may be able to file a personal injury case. There are many reasons you will want to hire an attorney if you are filing a case. With so many personal injury attorneys out there, finding the right one for you can be time consuming and overwhelming. This is where a personal injury referral service comes in.
30 March 2019
As a personal injury lawyer examines a case that someone has brought to them, there are a variety of factors that have to be taken into account. If a personal injury attorney has decided not to take on your case, you may be wondering why that happened. Legal Ethics Concerns While it's unlikely that any single lawyer you meet with will have a history with someone involved in the case, there is always the potential for it to happen.
25 February 2019
When a work injury puts you at home instead of at work, you might have reason to worry if you end up quitting your job. If you are considering resigning from your position while you are still recuperating, read on to learn more. When You Can No Longer Stay With the Job When you earn workers' compensation benefits, you are not only entitled to medical expenses and disability wages. In some cases, you may be entitled to work with restrictions.