22 December 2020
While any personal injury can be devastating, it can be especially difficult to contend with the long-term implications of hearing loss. You may wonder who is to blame and what you can do about it. While nothing may change your injuries, you may at least be able to recover some of the damages incurred along the way. Hearing loss is a serious issue, and it is often caused because of the reckless behavior of others.
20 November 2020
If you are in court with the hopes of obtaining custody of your child, you may wonder if you have a chance. Each case is different, and it is important that you know what factors may impact your custody case before you make your way to court. These are some of the factors courts may consider as part of your child custody case. Child's Age and Needs The child's age and needs may play a role in the custody proceedings.
27 October 2020
Even when you suffer from a low-impact car crash, you might still suffer from a soft tissue injury. This type of injury can cause a lot of pain and can also be debilitating. Therefore, you'll want to seek compensation for your injuries if you are not at fault for the accident. Two Types of Soft Tissue Injuries One type of soft tissue injury that will likely not be caused by your accident is an overuse injury.
28 September 2020
Immigration law is a very important matter, especially in these current political times. A lot of unpleasant things have happened to people without the right immigration documents. If you and your family immigrated into the country from somewhere else, it is advisable to understand your immigration status and its implications. In case you are in any type of trouble with the system, it is advisable to hire an immigration lawyer to help you understand and resolve your case.
24 August 2020
Marriages are more than symbolic commitments between lovers. They unite two people in many legal ways, too. A married couple shares monetary assets, physical properties, guardianship rights to their children, and much more. Whenever a marriage has to end, family law attorneys help the married couple separate their lives as equitably as possible. Depending on the length of the marriage and many other factors, attorneys help their clients either file for divorce or annulment.
27 July 2020
If your son was a white collar worker who abided by state and federal laws for the duration of his lifetime, but then wound up in the wrong place at the wrong time, he may be currently facing prison time and the possibility of receiving a life sentence. Good people make mistakes every day, and the thought of spending a life behind bars can be damaging to an individual and their personal bonds with family members.
24 June 2020
Toxic tort is a unique sect of the personal injury legal arena. The phrase toxic tort is used in reference to injury caused by exposure to some kind of toxic agent. Chemicals and toxins surround people in everyday situations, but sometimes, exposure is completely unexpected and happens without warning. When exposure leads to injuries and damages for the individual, a toxic tort case is born and personal injury attorneys step in to help.
21 May 2020
Brain injuries can pose a significant problem for many people who are involved in serious injuries. Unfortunately, these injuries can cause permanent disability or even death. Even in cases that are not extremely serious, brain injuries can have a major impact on your life, leaving you with serious complications in some cases. It is not easy to deal with these injuries. Who Can Pursue a Case After a Brain Injury?
21 April 2020
Individuals who develop mesothelioma due to exposure to asbestos may be entitled to compensation, and a mesothelioma lawyer can help. Unfortunately, many people who have this condition never seek legal counsel to find out if they are entitled to a settlement. Many myths are behind this unfortunate fact. Here is a look at some of the common myths you should know. Myth: You Can Only Sue If Mesothelioma Has Affected Your Lungs
16 March 2020
Since the 1960s, United States law at both the federal and state levels explicitly prohibits discrimination in the workplace, including on the basis of gender or sex. Sadly, however, discrimination still persists in many forms, some more obvious than others. If you are troubled by a certain gender-related incident at work or believe that you have been (or currently still are) the victim of discrimination because of your gender, it may be a good idea to contact a law firm that specializes in gender discrimination law.