Legal Guide Legal Guide Copyright by en Tue, 22 Sep 2020 06:28:03 -0400 Is It Legal to Watch Netflix Using a VPN? Netflix has become extremely popular in the last decade. Many of us watch Netflix programs on a regular basis. Currently there’re more than 160 million people subscribed to Netflix’s service. However, a few years ago Netflix announced that they would ban VPN usage for watching their programs, which stirred a lot of discussions and many people were quite upset or even angry about this]]> Guide Editor Sun, 05 Apr 2020 01:41:28 -0400 Understanding Arizona Domestic Violence Laws Every relationship has its troubles, its disagreements and fall-outs, its ups and downs. The passionate nature of most relationships can make such arguments volatile. But there is a line between vigorous disagreement and violence. If you have not crossed it, then you should not be arrested and charged for doing so. What is Domestic Violence? According to the state of Arizona, domestic violence]]> Guide Editor Mon, 21 Sep 2020 08:39:24 -0400 Help With Filing An Insurance Claim for Water Damage Homeowners have a difficult time paying for the water damage claim in Fort Pierce. Water damage is often extensive and severe, which leads to substantial repair costs. To cut on these expenses, homeowners need to file insurance claims and obtain a satisfactory settlement for their losses. However, the claim procedures are complex and challenging to complete individually. At Merkury Public]]> Guide Editor Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:18:39 -0400 Factors to Consider When Hiring a Divorce Lawyer Are you considering hiring a divorce lawyer? Do you know the factors that you should check before hiring one? Contrary to the popular belief, hiring divorce lawyers is not an easy job. You need to do research and read the Lydia Moritz Reviews to get the idea about the cost of the divorce lawyers. This research will also help you to create an idea about the legal services that the divorce lawyers]]> Guide Editor Fri, 18 Sep 2020 08:53:15 -0400 How Long Does a Car Accident Case Take in Illinois? With car accidents, the conclusion of lawsuits only makes sense on paper. In reality, the period a suit takes is highly dependent on a variety of factors that build up depending on the ultimate direction a case takes. However, this is not to discourage you from seeking justice, provided you keep in mind the two years statutory time limit for filing lawsuits in Illinois. What is the first thing]]> Guide Editor Thu, 17 Sep 2020 02:36:38 -0400 Legal Ramifications For Parents When In An Auto Accident With Their Family Guide Editor Wed, 16 Sep 2020 23:34:37 -0400 What You Should (But Don't) Know About Mental Injury vs. Mental Illness You’ve never been the same after your car accident. To this day, you’re scared to drive when it’s raining too hard out and will avoid it if you can. You haven’t gotten a diagnosis yet but you’re pretty sure you have some form of PTSD. Would PTSD count as a mental illness or a mental injury? If you’re planning to try to get the help you need to overcome your]]> Guide Editor Tue, 15 Sep 2020 09:53:00 -0400 Injured at Work? 3 Simple Steps Suffering an injury at work is never easy. Not only does it usually mean an unplanned trip to the hospital, but it can often leave you feeling confused and alone. However, with the Bureau of Labour statistics reporting 2.8 million workplace injuries and illnesses in their latest audit, it is clear that workplace accidents are more common than many believe. In fact, according to the National Safety]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:45:02 -0400 Can You Claim Compensation After a Bike Accident? Cycling can be a great form of exercise, as well as an efficient way to get around. If you live in an urban area, traveling around by bike enables you to beat the traffic and encourages you to be more active. Conversely, off-road biking gives you a chance to explore rural areas and enjoy the scenery. Royalty-free image Despite its benefits, there is one drawback when it comes to cycling: the]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:44:05 -0400 3 Things You Need to Do After a Car Accident Although everyone tries to avoid them, most people will be involved in a road traffic accident at some point or another. With more than 6 million car crashes occurring in the U.S. every year, a considerable number of people are affected by accidents on the road. Royalty-free image No matter how minor the incident is, being involved in any type of collision can be scary and overwhelming.]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:43:06 -0400 A Quick Glossary of Personal Injury Law Jargon If you find yourself involved in a personal injury or civil case, you’ll encounter many terms or expressions you might not be familiar with. The legal system is full of jargon and complex words and phrases that can sometimes be difficult to understand to a layperson.  Even some of the more common terms have more to them than you might expect. We’ve compiled some of the most common]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:42:05 -0400 3 Reasons for Hiring a Wrongful Death Attorney If you have lost a loved one due to the negligent or wrongful acts of someone, you can file a wrongful death claim. This is a claim that allows the relatives of the deceased to receive compensation to help cater for medical expenses, funeral expenses and property damage. Wrongful death compensation can also extend to pain and suffering of the survivors and punitive damages. If you have lost a]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:41:08 -0400 Have You Been Injured at Work? Have you been injured at work recently and aren’t sure what to do about it? Depending on your employer and how they responded to the incident, it’s possible that you feel they’re partly blaming you. However, if that seems unjust to you, then it can be causing emotional distress along with the shock and pain from the injury itself. Royalty-free image Here are some relevant]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:39:49 -0400 4 Common White-Collar Crimes White-collar crime is a type that is conducted by people of means who often think that the law doesn’t apply to them. Indeed, they don’t usually think that they’ve done anything wrong or they overlook it. Out of the range of white-collar offenses that prosecutors see, here are 4 of the most common ones. Royalty-free image 1.      Mortgage Fraud ]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:38:51 -0400 Who Is Liable in a Truck Accident? Who Is Liable in a Truck Accident? When a truck accident happens, establishing liability can be very difficult. This is because there could be several parties who are liable for the accident or compensation. Because of this, there are differences between establishing liability when personal injuries are caused by a vehicle, and when they are caused by a truck. Below, we will look at the different]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:37:54 -0400 5 Major Causes of US Road Traffic Accidents and How to Avoid Them Car accidents are incredibly common in the United States, with the vast majority of them being caused by human error. While most car accidents aren’t severe, there are thousands of lives lost each year in fatal car crashes. Royalty-free image Whether you’ve recently passed your test, or you’re a fully fledged driver, it’s vital that you drive carefully and adhere to the]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:36:35 -0400 What Are The Stages Of A Personal Injury Claim? We all know about personal injury lawyers, thanks to ads on TV. But most people who suffer an injury don’t think about a lawyer until after the event. Knowing what is involved in making a claim beforehand can save you both time and trouble later on. Below are the four stages of personal injury claims that every claimant needs to be aware of. Royalty-free image Medical Attention In the]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:35:33 -0400 5 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Workers’ Compensation Claim If you have sustained an injury at work, it can be hard to make ends meet without workers’ compensation benefits. Unfortunately, there are too many injured workers who make easy and costly mistakes during the process, which can have a negative impact on their case. After a workplace injury, it’s vital that you know your legal rights. So, here are five practical strategies to take when]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:34:31 -0400 How to Cope When You Are the Victim of a Pedestrian Accident Each day you leave your house to go to work, school, or to run errands, you likely have a million things on your mind, things you need to remember, things to do, and a basic plan of how you see the day going. What you don’t bet on is ending up as a victim in a pedestrian accident. Maybe you were out for your daily jog, perhaps it was an after-dinner stroll in the evening, or maybe you walk]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:33:36 -0400 How Self Driving Cars Are Set to Affect the Future of Personal Injury Law We often hear about how self-driving technology is set to transform the world of transportation, but another area where it could have far-reaching effects is law. Personal injury law to be exact. With drivers out of the equation, who bears the brunt of the blame? How is responsibility established if there's only one witness present? These are only some of the issues that could arise from]]> Guide Editor Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:32:40 -0400