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Rental Problems: The How-Tos of Resolving Rental Payment

Photo by Park Dasol on Unsplash As a landlord, you may already have experienced firsthand rental horror stories. However, such tales do not necessarily involve things flying around or ghostly apparitions in the room you're renting out. In fact, you may already have witnessed the most terrifying of all, and that is the curious case of delayed rental payments. Metaphor aside, rental payments are... ❯❯❯

Dealing With Law School Debt: Options For All Incomes and Situations

For those who haven't noticed yet, there's a massive (and growing) student debt crisis in the United States. Nobody's more keenly aware of that fact than recently graduated lawyers – who enter the field with an average debt of $145,550. That figure puts recent legal grads in rare company, with only medical students (with an average of about $200,000) carrying higher debt burdens. Despite... ❯❯❯

How Much Does a Personal Injury Lawyer Cost?

Hundreds of thousands of people are injured every year in Canada, with tens of thousands being injured in Calgary, which has a population well above a million people. A lot of these accidents are not the fault of the victims, and thus the victims are entitled by law to some type of settlement. Though dealing with only the insurance companies and responsible parties, the victims of these... ❯❯❯

Most useful tips for students and graduates starting a law career

Law school is a fundamental transition to a legal career. For a student to prepare for the career ahead, they need to learn many valuable skills. They include communication skills, critical and creative thinking, and problem-solving skills, listening, negotiation, persuasive skills and many others. Students should also be hard on themselves so that they can have an easy time in future. They... ❯❯❯

Can An Attorney Help If You've Had A Birth Injury?

For most families, childbirth can be a traumatic experience and one that might have a long lasting impact. You or your child can sustain medical injuries, which may result in permanent disability and a lifetime of suffering and pain. When it happens, it’s best to ask for a care giver guide and look for a birth injury attorney who can help you file a case and get the compensation and... ❯❯❯

Questions To Ask When Hiring a Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

When you ride around with a motorcycle, there are many things that could potentially happen. No one wants to be involved in an accident, but it’s one of those things that could happen to anyone. If, in any case, you run into an accident, it’s best always to file a report. It’s also a good idea to hire a lawyer to represent you especially if you get serious injuries from the... ❯❯❯

How to Figure Out Personal Injury Case Value?

Personal Injury cases revolve around claiming for compensation for the injuries and losses you have suffered. However, as with all legal matters, there are technicalities involved in personal injury cases as well. An important factor that goes into your personal injury claim, is calculating the value of the claim. Calculating the value in turn depends upon miscellaneous factors as well. ... ❯❯❯

What Types of Damages Are Recoverable in a Car Crash?

If you’ve recently been in an automobile accident for which you were not at fault, then you could be looking at several losses, such as the damage to your vehicle and the injuries you have sustained. Depending on your injuries, you may even be facing a good amount of recovery time, and that is going to cut into the time you would normally be spending at work. You don’t want to have... ❯❯❯

How Long Does a Birth Injury Lawsuit Take?

A birth injury lawsuit typically takes anywhere between three to six months if the insurance company is willing to offer a fair settlement. If the case goes to trial, it could take a year to 18 months to reach a verdict. Each case is unique, and how long your case will take depends on a variety of factors. These include: Where you are located How many defendants there are The number of... ❯❯❯

Is your license suspended immediately after a DUI?

If you get a DUI (driving under the influence), you can almost guarantee a license suspension. The first thought that comes to mind is, will I be able to drive? If not, how long will I be suspended? This article will explain all you need to know. What happens at the moment of the arrest? If you are a Californian citizen and you are arrested for driving under the influence, your license will be... ❯❯❯