Law

  • DUI: Can You Remove The Charge From Your Record?

    A DUI on your criminal record can wreak havoc for you later on in your life. You may have difficulty, for instance, obtaining employment or getting a lease or mortgage. For that reason, you may want to explore the possibility of getting your DUI conviction expunged from your record. Not every state will allow record expungement. Here are some things you need to know. How Is a DUI Expunged? Expungements clear a criminal record of a certain offense.
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  • The Benefits Of Working With A Debt Relief Attorney

    COVID-19 has left a lot of Americans unable to work and struggling to pay their bills. Many people were already living paycheck to paycheck and are now losing out on income and seeing no end in sight has placed many people in a bad financial situation. If you are struggling to make ends meet, you may be wondering if there is a debt relief solution suited to your needs. A debt relief attorney can help you if you are struggling.
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  • The Best Age To Start Planning Your Estate

    Most people are not thinking about planning their estates when they are in their 20s, but did you know that this is the best time to start? When you start this early, you can begin learning about estate-planning tools, and while you might not have a lot to do at this point with your estate, you may have a couple of things to consider. Here are some details about estate planning in your 20s.
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  • Dealing With A Job Injury? Top Ways To Obtain Workers' Compensation

    One of the scariest times in life may be getting hurt on the job. You could lose valuable income, and dealing with an injury is never fun. However, there is financial help for employees that may have been hurt at work. You could qualify for workers' compensation when you know the right things to do. 1. Find the right doctor It's necessary to get the right amount of treatment when you've been hurt.
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  • Why Your Law Firm Should Start Using Jury Consultants

    If your law firm is growing, it's probably because you've been successful in court. But with success can come more high profile clients and more pressure to continue winning your cases. If your law firm is not using jury consulting services yet, it might be time to look into this valuable tool. Here's how a jury consultant can help increase your chances of success in the courtroom. You Have a Million Things to Prepare, Let a Jury Consultant Help
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  • Possible Signs You Should File A Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Your Loved One's Emergency Room Death

    If you have recently lost a loved one to an emergency room death, you might still be in shock and unsure of what you should do next. Right now, it might be a whirlwind of funeral planning, spending time with family, and otherwise trying to deal with your loved one's death. It might seem difficult right now, but it might also be time to meet with a wrongful death lawyer. A few possible signs that you should meet with one of these lawyers and file a wrongful death lawsuit against the hospital are listed here.
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  • Why You Need An International Patent

    When you invent something, you want to protect your invention. You also want to market it as far as you can take it. The trouble is, if you do not file for patents in every country where you want to sell your new invention, you are probably going to find yourself in the midst of an international patent litigation case. Here is why you need a patent in as many countries as you can afford to get patents.
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  • Choosing A Trustee For Your Beneficiary's Trust: What To Consider

    If you have the foresight to set up a trust for your heirs, you obviously have a lot of concern for their future financial stability and comfort. That's what makes choosing a trustee for that trust such a truly important task. Before you make your decision, learn more about your options and what you need to consider. What does a trustee do? Trustees primarily manage the trust according to its terms for the benefit of those named in the trust.
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  • Employee Injured On The Job? How To Fight A Fraudulent Workers Compensation Claim

    When you own a business, you need to be concerned about workers compensation claims. If your employees are injured on the job, you want to make sure that they receive the compensation they're entitled to, which is why you have workers compensation insurance. However, as a business owner, you can't afford to have fraudulent workers compensation claims on your record. Here are four steps you need to take if you disagree with a workers compensation claim that's been filed against you.
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  • How To Handle Workplace Disability Discrimination

    Getting through life with a disability is hard enough, but it can be especially painful if someone is singling you out because of it. If you feel you have been the victim of discrimination in the workplace because of your disability, you may have the right to bring a legal claim forward or even seek financial compensation. To that end, here are some tips to keep in mind when you first notice possible discrimination in the workplace.
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