Accident Victims: Understanding Medical Records And Your Case
10 September 2015
Were you injured in a car accident? If so, you are likely wondering what your case is worth. You may have even been contacted by an insurance adjuster who made a settlement offer to you. The medical records regarding your treatment are one of the determining factors in the amount of compensation you may be awarded. The following points will aid in helping you understand how a personal injury lawyer could use your medical record to win your case.
The Oddities Of Asset Forfeiture
21 August 2015
Asset forfeiture (A.F.) is a tool to help law enforcement curb drug and terrorism activity in the U.S. It is not without its controversial aspects however. Seven of these will be discussed below.
1. A.F. is handled through a civil proceeding.
Assets are seized through a civil procedure even when no one has been charged with a crime and may be taken even if it is not the owner who is at fault.
Understanding Injury Claim Problems Within The VA System
6 August 2015
It isn't uncommon for veterans to encounter a confusing request for more information or a frustrating denial after filing an injury claim. The system isn't exactly up front about the specific needs, and it often takes a denial or multiple visits to understand exactly what Veterans Affairs (VA) claims officials want for a successful claim. If you're not getting the information you need or feel confused about the process, keep a few concepts of the VA system in mind.
I.R.S. Audit Red Flags And The Self-Employed
23 July 2015
Self-employment carries many perks; no commute or work wardrobe to worry about and an enormous amount of flexibility when it comes to setting your own hours. However, this freedom and flexibility comes with greater financial record-keeping responsibilities. Failure to properly document your cash flow can make you the target of an I.R.S. audit. Read on for what the I.R.S. looks for and how to plan ahead for the possibility of an audit.