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Should You File For Divorce First Or Bankruptcy?

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If you and your spouse have agreed to part ways, then the right time to divorce might be sooner rather than later. If you add a need to declare bankruptcy into the equation, however, you might want to consider how your filing order could affect both of these major legal moves. Read on for a discussion of how to set priorities given your own situation. The Income Limit Rule One aspect of bankruptcy that could influence your decision revolves around your income.

12 September 2018

What You Should Do When Workers' Comp Sends You a Suitable Job Offer

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When you get hurt at work the last thing on your mind is having to do more work but at some point, you might be in that exact position. If your injury has left you unable to go back to the job you had when you were injured the workers' comp insurance carrier may ask you to work at an alternate position. Read on to learn more about this issue.

14 August 2018

Things You Need To Know To Help Get Your Family To The U.S. Legally

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The immigration laws in the United States can make bringing family members here from different counties seem impossible. While there is a lot of paperwork, and you may end up having to wait a few years before they can come, doing things legally is the only way to ensure everyone gets to stay together. It is possible to do all the paperwork yourself, however, because of the huge number of people wanting to immigrate here everything must be done correctly and timely or you will have to start all over.

8 July 2018

Why You Should Seek Legal Counsel After Getting Charged With A DWI

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Facing a DWI (driving while intoxicated) charge can be scary. This crime can seriously affect both your personal and professional life. You need to take this charge seriously and consider hiring a DWI lawyer. This professional can provide assistance in the following ways. Facilitate Legal Proceedings  Taking one of these charges to court is already an intimidating process. You shouldn't have to stress even more because of lengthy legal proceedings. You won't have to when you work with an experienced DWI lawyer.

6 June 2018

Your Guide To The Estate Planning Process

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. When it comes to building your wealth and passing it along to subsequent generations, you will need to do everything that you can to put together a quality estate plan. By taking the time to handle your estate planning with the assistance of a professional, you will be able to handle things like creating a will and trust, and making sure that your wealth is properly passed down to your benefactors.

5 May 2018

Know About These Child Custody Evaluation Mistakes

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When parents cannot decide which parent will be the primary physical custodian of a minor child, it may be left up to a judge. Almost any method you can use outside of the court system is preferable to having virtual strangers decide on such a personal matter, so consider using conflict resolution techniques employed using mediation. If you are unable to come to an agreement between you two, the family court judge may contract this issue out to a specially-trained expert.

10 April 2018

Fighting DUI Charges With Breathalzyer Strategies

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When a person is caught driving with a blood-alcohol content (BAC) level of 0.08 or higher, he or she could get arrested and charged with a driving under the influence (DU) charge. If this happened to you recently, you might wonder how you can get out of the charge. While there are several strategies criminal lawyers use to help their clients, one common strategy involves challenging the BAC test that was conducted just before the arrest.

10 March 2018

Thinking About Posting Bond? What You Need To Know Before You Do

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Having to bail out a friend or loved one from jail can be a frustrating experience, but it can be invaluable to the person who broke the law. However, you need to carefully consider what is involved before diving into the bail process. It can leave you with some serious ramifications if your friend or loved one does not keep up his or her end of the bargain. The following are some things you need to know:

8 February 2018

What Happens When You Reach Maximum Medical Improvement?

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When you're being treated for a work-related injury, there comes a point where you will not experience further advancements in your condition. This is called the maximum medical improvement (MMI), and here are some things that will happen when you reach this level. You May Be Required to Undergo an IME Your doctor will determine when you have reached MMI, and he or she will issue a report to you or workers' comp detailing his or her diagnosis.

7 January 2018

Motorcycle Accident During The Holidays? Don't Delay Your Medical Treatment

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If you're in a minor motorcycle accident during the holidays, you might put off seeing a doctor until after the holiday season ends. Although it's your right to forego treatment, it may not be in your best interest to do so. Even minor motorcycle accident injuries can cause health problems later on. Some of your injuries may not be as apparent as others, including organ and head injuries. Here's why you shouldn't put off or delay your medical treatment and what you may do instead.

7 December 2017