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The intention behind the personal injury laws imposed on the public and private sectors

Duties are what keep the public in order. Imagine traffic without any rules, lights, limits and regulations. Drivers would act selfishly and without valuing others. Let’s be honest. The fear of being fined is a method that stops many from behaving negligently. Then, imagine the same situation in the workplace. Probably, the community wouldn’t handle the conditions at work as a... ❯❯❯

Will My Personal Injury Case Go to Mediation?

If you have been the victim of a physical or mental injury as a result of someone's negligence, then you qualify for a personal injury case. To receive proper compensation for all your pain and suffering related to a possible car accident, slip-and-fall, and other common types of personal injury cases, you need to file a lawsuit. Before going to trial, the lawsuit parties can opt for mediation to... ❯❯❯

5 Things You Should Know About Contesting A Will

Losing a loved one can be very difficult as it can significantly impact your mental and emotional health. Next to this, finding out that you have been cut out of their will can make the whole recovery process very disheartening. Luckily for you, will contest lawyers help make your recovery a whole less sorrowful and despairing. And remember, wanting your fair share of the will does not make you... ❯❯❯

Types of Cases in Family Law

Family law, just like its name suggests, deals with the various cases involving family affairs and disputes. However, filing for a family law lawsuit can be difficult if previous law knowledge is missing. A family law attorney will be able to help handle all your cases related to family law. But before doing that, you need to know what exactly to file for, so if you want to find out what the most... ❯❯❯

Terrifying Facts About Texting, Driving & Car Accidents

There are a lot of basics a person learns when they first decide to learn how to drive a car. Besides learning where the gas pedal is, how to break and use the shifting gear, there are a lot of safety procedures that are equally important when you are behind the wheel. Not using your Smartphone rule is second only to the wear your seatbelt rule but looking at how many accidents texting and... ❯❯❯

7 Traits of a Great MSPB Attorney

Federal employees who have issues with their benefits or job security may find themselves in a case before the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB). The MSPB is a quasi-judicial agency responsible for reviewing the evidence in these cases and issuing a decision. Like other administrative proceedings, the appeals process before the MSPB looks and feels a lot like a case in court. As a result,... ❯❯❯

Why Your Business Should Hire a Tax Lawyer

Most businesses are well versed in the benefits of an accountant, and happily engage accounting assistance come tax season. However, fewer businesses know when to consider hiring a tax lawyer. After all, accountants manage annual tax returns and a business’ day-to-day records and accounts. While both accountants and lawyers can offer advice regarding tax benefits and penalties, tax lawyers... ❯❯❯

What You Need To Know About Zantac Lawsuits

Over the years, there are several complaints and issues about products and cases filed against pharmaceutical companies. Recently, there is another high-profile lawsuit against a famous drug, Zantac, a common over-the-counter drug highly used to treat gastrointestinal issues.  Compared to other drug lawsuits, the drug involved is not new. It has been in the market for decades now. This... ❯❯❯

What types of visas are available for people to come to the United States?

When a person wants to come to the United States for a quick visit or an extended stay, they will often need to apply for a visa at the US Consulate in their own country. The kind of visa that they will apply for will depend on their reasons for traveling, their country of origin, and the amount of time they are planning to stay. There are almost 200 different kinds of visas that a person can... ❯❯❯

What are the rules of Chapter 13?

If you are one of the millions of Americans who is considering bankruptcy, you might have wondered if you should file for a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. if you file a Chapter 7, your creditors will not be able to take measures to collect on the money that you owe them. They will be forbidden from calling you or suing you. If you file for a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you will have to make payment... ❯❯❯