You Better Call 911 And A Car Accident Attorney Because Of These Potential Pitfalls

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Car accidents happen daily, but there are many motorists who do not know whether or not it is wise to call the police to make a report. In some jurisdictions, authorities may not go to the scenes of accidents that have been deemed as "fender benders." However, it should still be possible for motorists in those jurisdictions to file their own police reports as a measure of protecting themselves against future issues The following points will help you to determine the actions you need to take if you are involved in an auto accident.

4 June 2017

Effectively Fighting A DUI Charge After Getting Pulled Over

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If you recently went to a restaurant or bar, and were pulled over during your ride home and found to have a higher alcohol content in your body than you believe, you are most likely concerned about any fines or jail time you will be awarded in a courtroom situation. There are a few steps you can take in trying to prove the procedures used to convict you of a DUI are not up to par, possibly minimizing any sentencing and the amount you will be responsible in paying as a result of your arrest.

29 May 2017

3 Things To Know If You Are Facing Insurance Fraud Charges

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Being charged with the crime of insurance fraud is a serious issue, and you will need to hire a criminal lawyer if you are in this situation. Insurance fraud costs people and insurance companies money, and it can result in serving time in prison and other punishments if you are found guilty. If you are currently facing charges for this crime, here are several things you should know. What is insurance fraud?

23 May 2017

If You Have An Elderly Parent Going To Assisted Living Or A Nursing Home, You Need To Know About Filial Responsibility Laws

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If you have an elderly parent who will move to an assisted living facility or a nursing home in the near future, you could be hit with a bill for their care at some point. It's called filial responsibility law and 29 states have it. If you fail to pay the bill, you could be faced with a lawsuit. However, filial responsibility can be avoided with proper planning. Here's what you need to know.

19 May 2017

Filing A Lawsuit Against A Negligent Hair Stylist

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Did you put your trust in a professional to perm and style your hair? If the results were unsatisfactory due to the perm injuring your scalp, the stylist may be legally liable for your suffering. It is in your best interest to consult with a physician to find out if your injuries are permanent, as it can lead to you winning more money if you decide to file a lawsuit against the stylist.

13 May 2017

Tips For Protecting Yourself During A Divorce

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Going through divorce proceedings can be one of the most challenging and frightening experiences of your life. There are steps that can be taken to protect yourself against the worst consequences of a divorce, but people will frequently neglect to take these steps to protect themselves. Have Your Prenuptial Agreement Reviewed The loss of one's most valuable or prized assets in a divorce can be one of the most frightening aspects of a marriage.

13 May 2017

Injured By Another Party? Two Tips To Help You Get An Affordable Attorney

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If you've been injured at the hands of another person, it's absolutely vital that you receive adequate compensation.  Not only do you need restitution for your current medical expenses, you also have to account for any future earning losses that may come about.  That's why it's so vital for you to have an attorney on your side who can fight for you.  However, as much as you may want to hire an attorney, the issue of cost could be holding you back.

10 May 2017

Protect Your Interests Through Legal Engagement - Times To Seek Out A Personal Injury Attorney

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Many people will never have an occasion to be engaged with the legal system in their lives. Since the consequences and costs are both perceived to be severe, some may even go out of their way to avoid judicial entanglements. Unfortunately, this aversion may put you in a position where your interests are insufficiently protected. It's important to know when you should overcome these concerns and be willing to pursue legal action, and personal injury is one of the events that should fall in this category.

8 May 2017

Three Reasons You May Need To Consult With A Probate Attorney As An Executor Of Your Parent's Estate

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If you have been named the executor of your parent's estate and there has been a death, you may think that the probate process is straightforward, so there is no reason to involve a probate attorney. But there are several reasons why this is not a good idea. The following are only a few of the significant reasons you should consider speaking with a probate lawyer. You have siblings who expect a certain inheritance

17 February 2017

3 Things You Need To Know To Help You Avoid Overpaying In Taxes

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With tax season fast approaching many people are wondering what they can do to save money on their taxes. If you constantly are owing money on your taxes each year, you should consider making some changes so that you don't get hit so hard when it comes tax season. Here are some things that you can do throughout the year to help you avoid owing money on your taxes. 1. Withhold More Throughout The Year

15 December 2016