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Writing a Will: FAQ

Writing a will is something that many of us keep intending to do but never quite get around to. With today's fast pace of life, many of us have little enough time to do the things that we want or need to do without having to think about something that we hope we won't need for many years to come. However, a will is an extremely important document and is not something that should be organised... ❯❯❯

Marijuana Possession Laws in Arizona

Marijuana laws across the nation seem to change every year. Some states have decriminalized recreational use, some allow medical marijuana and some still criminalize possession of pot for any reason. In Arizona, state law allows for the use of marijuana in limited circumstances, and the penalties for violating marijuana laws are very steep. Violating Arizona marijuana law can lead to felony... ❯❯❯

5 Things to Consider When Hiring a Patent Attorney

If you’ve got an idea that you think could be the next big thing, your first step will be filing a patent. This is the legal claim that the idea is 100% original, protecting you from being plagiarized by anyone else who tries to snag the idea out from under you further down the line. It’s an important step in the invention and development of any new product or service, and you must be... ❯❯❯

5 Ways to Prevent Slip and Fall Accidents in the Workplace

As a small business owner, you’ve got a lot on your plate. There never seem to be enough resources to execute all of your plans, and with the economy stuck in a recession you’ve constantly got to figure out ways to do less than more. There’s the battle to keep the best and the brightest employees from being recruited away by major corporations that can offer better pay and larger... ❯❯❯

5 Law School Final Exam Study Tips

If you’re heading into the second half of a semester at law school, you’re probably well familiar with the workload involved in the program. It’s probably more than you’ve ever had to contend with before, but you’ve had some experience and risen to the challenge. Now there’s a new hurdle to leap, the final exam. And that is going to be unlike anything else... ❯❯❯

5 Things to Consider if Claiming for a Workplace Accident

Everybody wants to feel safe and free from danger in their place of work, no matter what the job. While certain occupations are more dangerous than others, health and safety plays a big part in almost all walks of life. Unfortunately however, sometimes workplace accidents or injuries as a result of employment do happen and it can be a difficult time for everyone involved. Annual statistics from... ❯❯❯

4 Risks of Getting Medical Treatment While Abroad

With long NHS waiting lists and the exorbitant cost of private medical procedures, it can be extremely tempting to seek medical treatment while abroad. While there are many cost advantages associated with receiving medical treatment in another country, there are also inherent risks attached. Here we offer a list of the 4 most oft-cited risks associated with getting medical treatment... ❯❯❯

Getting Prepared for a Winter Sports Holiday

Whether it is your first time on the slopes or you are a seasoned winter sports enthusiast, heading to the mountains for some time on the slopes is a great way to spend a holiday. Nothing comes close to the feeling of cruising down a snowy piste with the sun blazing high above. And when a day on the slopes comes to an end, it’s time for a bit of après-ski. Unlike on other holidays... ❯❯❯

How To Find A Good Actos Lawyer

If you feel that you want to make a compensation claim because of side effects of Actos, then you will need a lawyer to represent you. There are a number of things that you need to consider when you are choosing a lawyer. Experience As these cases are quite specific, it is a good idea to choose a lawyer that has dealt with this sort of claim before. They will have knowledge of the claims that... ❯❯❯

How to File a Lawsuit Without the Help of An Attorney

The American legal system is truly second to none, regardless of its flaws and frustrations. It’s as fair and balanced as humanly possible, and offers people the chance to find some restitution if they’ve been wronged. If you feel this has happened to you, you have the ability to file a lawsuit to handle the situation. Most people will hire an attorney to represent them in this... ❯❯❯