15 September 2017
If you have had criminal charges brought against you, chances are you are doing everything that you can to prepare for the trial. Whether your goal is to be declared innocent or to only lessen the severity of the sentence, there are steps you need to take to ensure you are ready once court is in session. The following can help. Begin the recovery process If your charges involved substance abuse or another treatable offense, then enter into a treatment program as soon as you are able and well in advance of your court date.
7 August 2017
Coping with the stress of divorce can be a lot easier if you have a basic understanding of the process from beginning to end. While every divorce is unique, and the process can vary depending on whether or not you have children, divorces do follow a somewhat similar course over time. Sometimes, it's what you don't know that can lead to confusion and fear, so read on for a simple step by step overview of how your own divorce might go.
20 July 2017
For some, filing a lawsuit after negotiations have failed with an insurance company seems like the best way to recover damages from a car accident. However, there is an alternative method of dealing with the situation. Arbitration is a viable way of solving your dispute with the insurance company and avoid court. If you are considering arbitration, here is what you need to know. Why Should You Choose Arbitration? One of the main reasons to use arbitration is that it will help keep your case out of court.
12 July 2017
If you share custody of your children with the other parent, custody arrangements can often make summer more stressful than it should be. Changes in schedules and conflicts in vacation plans can lead to some very tense situations. If you're trying to arrange your summer plans around those of the other parents, it's important for you to consider the four suggestions provided below. Utilizing these suggestions could help you avoid complications and animosity.
24 June 2017
Manufacturers of potentially dangers products are required to warn the public about the dangerous of their products. If a manufacturer fails to include such a warning, then they may face "failure to warn" lawsuits from injury victims harmed by the product. Here are four things such a warning should include for it to be considered adequate: Should Include a Word Indicating Warning A warning isn't adequate if you can't differentiate it from other things such as instructions for use or list of ingredients at the first glance.
5 June 2017
Medical malpractice can be a complex subject, and many patients fail to recognize the signs that a health care professional may not have acted in their best interests. Most medical malpractice suits aren't the result of intentional abuse on the part of the health care provider -- more often than not, it's caused by general incompetence or complacency. However, that doesn't make it any less of a problem for medical malpractice victims.
18 May 2017
When divorcing your spouse, it is possible that you may have to pay child support, even if you plan on sharing physical custody of the children. The purpose of child support is to ensure that children are minimally impacted by the economic consequences of divorce. Check out some of the components that may play a factor in how much you pay for child support. 1. Your Earning Potential You probably know that your potential child support payment takes into account your salary.