4 Reasons To Hire An Attorney For Your Personal Injury Claim

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Being injured or seriously sick due to someone else’s carelessness can be an upsetting and incredibly stressful situation. You may find yourself unable to work as you get medical treatment and heal up. If you’re thinking of filing a personal injury claim, it’s recommended that you first contact an attorney so that you get the results that you want. Navigating your way through any legal situation alone can be complicated and frightening.…

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Nursing Home Liability For Elopement

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If your loved one has wandered off a nursing home’s premises and hurt themselves, you have the right to hold the nursing home liable for the ensuing damages. Your chances of succeeding with the claim are high if you can prove the following issues. The Nursing Home Knew the Resident Might Elope There are several ways in which you can prove that the nursing home knew your loved one was capable or planned to wander off the premises.…

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Does Alimony End With Cohabitation?

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If you are on the receiving end of financial support from your ex, you may be wondering what the law says about losing that support when your living circumstances change. The law is mostly mum since cohabitation was mostly unheard of long ago when divorce laws came into being. Since it is widely-known that alimony (or spousal support) will end when you remarry, cohabitation presents a slightly different picture. To learn more read on.…

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Not Sure Where To Go From Here? 4 Signs It's Time To Take The Step Towards Divorce

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Divorce is never an easy option, but sometimes it’s the best option. In fact, sometimes it’s the only option, especially when every other option has failed. If you’ve been considering divorce for a while, but you’re still not sure it’s the right way to go, it’s time to look at the reasons you’re at this place in your life; where you’re contemplating divorce. Take a look at the reasons listed below.…

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How To Handle Political Differences In A Relationship

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If you and your partner have differing politics, you may find it difficult to reconcile when something you are passionate about is something that your partner is passionate against. You may try to avoid discussing politics, but it may be difficult to do so when politics are such a major part of who you are.  Respect Your Partner’s Opinions In order to overcome differences in political opinions, it is important that you respect your partner in the first place and that he or she respect you in turn.…

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Questions And Answers For Stepparents Considering Adoption

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Often, after the parent of a child marries or remarries, the new spouse may desire to adopt the child. Still, the adoption process may seem foreign, especially since many people have had little interaction with adoption law. Here are a few questions and answers about adoption law as it pertains to stepparents. Is the adoption process governed by federal laws? The adoption process for stepparents is governed by state laws. These state-mandated regulations determine the requirements that must be met before a stepparent can complete an adoption.…

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3 Ways To Protect Yourself Before And During A Divorce

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There are many people who choose to get a divorce. Divorces are incredibly common, especially among individuals who are in their second marriage. This is why it is important that all married couples understand that a divorce is likely, and so they need to prepare themselves so that they don’t experience too much emotional and financial pain. Here are some things you can do to protect yourself. 1. Get A Prenuptial Agreement…

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Going Through A Divorce? Why You Absolutely Must Hire An Attorney

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Few life events can be as tumultuous as going through a divorce.  The dissolution of a relationship that may have once held so much promise can be quite devastating and can often leave a person dealing with a slew of emotions.  If you’ve found yourself in this situation, you may think that, because this is an individual that you knew on such an intimate basis, you’d rather not involve a third party.…

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What Can You Do To Fight False Claims In A Child Custody Case?

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If there is bad blood between you and the other parent of your child, he or she might be tempted to falsify information to make you look unfit. Although what he or she says about your parenting might seem outrageous, there is a possibility that a judge might find the information credible enough to factor into his or her decision about custody. Therefore, it is important that you take action before walking into court to help disprove the other parent’s claims.…

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Don't Miss Out: What To Know About Your QDRO

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Divorcing spouses are usually already prepared to divide the marital property and debts, but many couples fail to think past the usual homes, vehicles and family pets when it comes to assets. You may have a valuable piece of marital property hiding in your spouse’s retirement account, and you can access those funds without penalty if you do so during your divorce process. Read on for a better understand of how a Qualified Domestic Relations Order (QDRO) works and how you can ensure that you get your part of this valuable marital asset.…

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