law

  • 5 Key Things To Know About Death And Your Debts

    When you pass away, what happens to any debts you have open at the time? Do you know? If you're like many Americans, you may know little about what happens to your estate. And one of the most confusing subjects is how your debts are handled. To help you make the best financial and estate planning choices, here are a few key things to know about debts and death.  1. Your Estate Pays Debts [Read More]

  • Considering A Legal Career? What You Should Know

    If you've been thinking about becoming a lawyer, you may have started researching the career path and trying to decide if it's really right for you. Unfortunately, there's a lot of misinformation out there about the legal field, and far too many people misunderstand (and underestimate) the job. Before you decide whether or not it's the right fit for you, it's important that you start looking at some of the actual facts of the legal field. [Read More]

  • 3 Reasons To Hire A Process Server

    If you have started any kind of legal case, then you are going to need some things to happen. One of these things is that you have to make sure that the other person involved has the information about the lawsuit. The way for that to happen is that they are going need to be served papers about the legal case, whether it's a divorce or you are suing them. There are several ways to have those papers served, but the best thing to do is to hire a process server to do it for you. [Read More]

  • When To Hire A Personal Injury Lawyer

    Accidents can lead to injuries that can really destabilize you financially. They can also leave you totally incapacitated. Other injuries require months of physiotherapy to restore function. Compensation can help you recover financial losses from injuries where another person's negligence was to blame. Here are some of the instances when you should consider hiring a competent personal injury lawyer to handle your compensation claim.  When Time Is Limited When filing a claim for a personal injury, you have to do it within the set timelines for filing each claim. [Read More]

  • Don't Sell Yourself Short: Why You Need To Hire An Accident Lawyer

    When it comes to recovering from injuries related to an accident, physical recovery is often easier than financial recovery, especially when you don't seek legal counsel. Unfortunately, the parties responsible for the injuries often create roadblocks to financial recovery. Luckily, there are ways around those roadblocks, but they do require legal assistance. If you've been injured in an accident and you're worried about delays in the financial recovery, now's the time to hire an accident attorney for your personal injury case. [Read More]

  • Can You Count On Workers’ Compensation Coverage When You Need It?

    Many workers assume that their employer's workers' compensation insurance will cover them for almost any sort of work accident. However, like almost all types of insurance, the details reveal that coverage is not a guarantee. Read on to find out when you can count on coverage and when that coverage might not happen. You Can Probably Count on Coverage Certain situations are more likely to result in workers' comp coverage than others. [Read More]

  • Do You Plan To File A Personal Injury Lawsuit? Here's How To Maximize Your Compensation

    There are several reasons you might decide to file a personal injury lawsuit after an accident. A major reason is to receive adequate compensation to cover medication and other expenses until you fully recover. Therefore, you must do everything possible to maximize your settlement, and a good way to do so is by understanding your responsibilities when making your claim. Here's how to maximize your compensation after filing a personal injury lawsuit. [Read More]

  • Questions You May Be Asked During A Child Custody Hearing

    During a child custody hearing, the judge will ask you a series of questions. Being prepared to answer these questions will increase the odds that your child custody hearing will go in the direction that you want it to. If you don't feel like you're fully prepared for the hearing, it's important to consult with a child custody attorney. Management of Childcare The judge will ask about how childcare is currently managed. [Read More]

  • How Can You Prove Pain And Suffering After An Auto Accident?

    After a car accident, pain and suffering will be counted as emotional damages. Usually, lost wages and medical expenses are easy to prove to your insurer. However, demonstrating pain and suffering can be a daunting task. The good news is that there are strategies to prove emotional harm. Doctor Reports A doctor can write down all complaints emanating from pain and emotional suffering to build a strong case. If the case goes to trial, a doctor's testimony will help you get a fair settlement. [Read More]

  • 3 Questions to Ask Your Motorcycle Accident Attorney

    With the rise in the number of bikers on the road, motorcycle accidents are rampant. Being involved in a motorcycle accident can be traumatizing, but the good news is that you can contact a motorcycle attorney who will walk you through every step of the way. Your attorney will ensure you receive good treatment and get fair compensation. So, what should you expect from your motorcycle accident attorney? This brief outlines some of the questions you should ask them. [Read More]