Legal Guide

Legal Guide (Page 193)

Are You Looking to Settle in the U.S.?

If it has been your dream for a while for you and/or your family to settle in the United States, are things working out? For many people in such a situation, things do not fall in order as much as they would like them to. As a result, they are often found having to locate legal help to see their dreams come true. So, if in such a position, will you seek legal help to get what you want? Know... ❯❯❯

When They Don’t Pay Up: What Are Your Rights Pertaining to Unpaid Wages

Employers often take advantage of their employees by not paying in full, failing to pay on time, or failing to pay at all. This is a breach of the law. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) requires that employers pay their employees at least the minimum wage and 1.5 times or more of the regular wage for time worked beyond the standard 40 hours. The only exemption is for employees classified as... ❯❯❯

What are The Types of Worker Compensations in Australia

There are four main types of workers compensation in Western Australia, which are given to workers in a firm or organisation on injuries. If you have got injured in an organisation or factory or shop etc. here, then based on your injury type, employment status, doctor certificate, physical and mental health and such few other factors, compensation will be issued for you. This compensation money... ❯❯❯

Filing for a divorce in Wisconsin – Things you need to know

Sometimes divorce brings peace and clarity. So, when your divorce gets finalized, you might have peace and clarity by your side. Divorces are physically and mentally very tiring. It comes with several stress factors. So, do you have a separation at hand that you need to address legally? If yes, there's ample work to do. And before you step on to it, you are required to take a few crucial steps to... ❯❯❯

Should your lawyer look over your bad credit application?

If you have bad credit, making a loan application can be nerve wracking and slightly daunting. You may not know exactly where you stand and you may be confused by the amount of legal terms and figuring out exactly what they mean. Before you sign or commit to any bad credit loan, it’s really important that you know exactly what you’re signing up for. Often the Terms and Conditions (Ts and Cs) can... ❯❯❯

Who’s at fault in a crash crash? Tricky scenarios

Accidents happen whether we like it or not. And where there's a collision, everyone tends to know what to do: get out of their car, check for any injury, exchange details including insurance information, and report the incident to the police where necessary. A couple of days go by and the insurance claims flood in, and someone (or a bunch of different people) are held at fault for the car... ❯❯❯

Can you claim ownership of someone else's car if you paid it off?

Most drivers in Australia will have a car loan at some point in their lives. It’s a great way to help you to finance the car that you want and allows you to pay back small amounts each month over an agreed loan term. If you’re in a position where you are paying off someone else’s car loan, it’s really important that you understand the risks involved and the importance of having a formal... ❯❯❯

What to do when your belongings are damaged during your move

Moving can be stressful enough as it is, but it's even worse when your prized possessions are damaged or lost during transit. It can be hard to choose removalists that you trust, and it’s worse if they don’t handle your belongings with the care that you would. If you do have the misfortune of ending up with damaged or lost belongings during your move it is good to know what to do to get compensati... ❯❯❯

How Much Trouble You Can Really Get in Around Tax Time?

When it comes to completing a tax return, aside from the occasional late submission or mistake on the form, most people want to do the right thing and follow the rules. But have you ever stopped to wonder just what would happen if you did get in serious hot water with the ATO? Let’s take a look at the most common kind of tax mistakes and the penalties you can face. False or Misleading Statements... ❯❯❯

8 Things You Need to Do If You Were Involved in a Car Accident

8 Things You Need to Do If You Were Involved in a Car AccidentCar accidents can't be helped sometimes, even if you are careful about driving or you have checked every part of your car if it is working. It may cause a malfunction of your co-driver or just plain wrong driving decisions from them. This kind of accident can affect all aspects of your life - physical, emotional, or mental. If you are engaged in a vehicular accident, and you are not injured,... ❯❯❯

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