30 October 2023
Understanding the process of disability guardianship is crucial for individuals who have a loved one with a disability. Often, these individuals require someone to act as their legal guardian to ensure their well-being and protect their rights. Navigating the complexities of disability guardianship requires legal expertise, and hiring a lawyer specializing in disability law can greatly assist in this vital process. What is Disability Guardianship? Disability guardianship is a legal process where a court appoints a guardian to make decisions on behalf of an individual who cannot make decisions independently due to a disability.
28 August 2023
Facing a denied workers' compensation claim can be bewildering and disheartening. However, don't lose faith just yet. If your claim gets denied, there's a way forward to address the situation and potentially secure the benefits that are rightfully yours. This blog will walk you through the essential actions you should take after your workers' compensation claim faces denial. Thoroughly Review the Denial Letter Begin by carefully reading the denial letter sent to you by your employer's workers' compensation insurer.
13 July 2023
Married couples have different reasons for separating. However, you should understand the different forms of separation, and what they mean for your circumstances before separating. Below are the common forms of separation. Trial Trial separation occurs when a couple agrees to separate for some time to determine where their marriage is headed. Some couples opt for trial separation when their marriage is on the rocks but they have not decided on divorce.
1 June 2023
The term "messy divorce" typically refers to a divorce process that is characterized by conflict, disputes, and contentiousness between the divorcing parties. It implies a situation where there is a lack of cooperation, communication breakdown, and difficulty in reaching agreements. A messy divorce can be emotionally draining, time-consuming, and financially costly for all parties involved. Avoiding a Messy Divorce To avoid a long, emotional, and difficult divorce, it is essential to consider the following steps:
21 March 2023
To find out what a Social Security lawyer can do for your case, read below. Submit a Good Application If you are unable to work at your job because of a medical disorder, the first thing to do is submit an application. If you are approved for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, you could be paid a monthly payment. The application, though, is long and complex. Many applicants ruin their chances at approval by failing to fill it out properly or completely.
21 March 2023
Parents can choose from several custody variations, and they all have their good and not-so-good aspects. Sole custody may be the simplest type of child custody for many families. Parental Rights and Sole Custody Many parents get the mistaken idea that sole custody means one parent is in total charge of the child. However, both parents will continue to parent equally with sole custody. That is because sole custody usually refers to physical and not legal custody.
13 February 2023
Criminal cases generally hinge on what the evidence indicates. Unsurprisingly, this means prosecutors love almost anything that supplies them with more evidence. For decades this has meant that criminal prosecutions have incorporated more and more science. This has major implications for defendants. Foremost, prosecutors aren't always picky about science versus junk science when they think a jury will buy an argument. Secondly, even proven science requires competent interpretation. Third, lab tests often tip the balance on whether something counts as evidence.