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How To Defend A Speeding Ticket In New York

When you get a speeding ticket, what do you do? Do you pay up or fight the ticket? You can defend a speeding ticket in New York to get it dismissed or lowered. A New York traffic attorney can help you fight most speeding tickets. When should you fight a speeding ticket in New York? In some cases, the context of your speeding ticket may give you legitimate reasons to fight it. These are some of... ❯❯❯

Do Men Receive Child Support and Alimony After Separation?

The story is somewhat etched into popular culture. A couple separate, but they have children, so the man or the father has to pay alimony and support to the mother. And, if the show is a comedy, the amount that he needs to pay will be ridiculously high! But, this is based on the idea that mothers are always awarded custody of the child or children. As this is determined on a case-by-case basis,... ❯❯❯

5 Ways to avoid Shareholder Disputes

Shareholder disputes are not only expensive, they can also have detrimental effects on the reputation and long-term viability of the corporation. It can distract company officers from important business matters. If a shareholder dispute arises that is not amicably resolved, the company may be faced with significant liability risks and financial losses. There are many reasons that can lead to... ❯❯❯

Why Is It So Difficult To Prove Slip And Fall Cases?

Unfortunately, slip and fall accidents happen all the time. Whether it be due to a wet floor, faulty staircase railing, or torn carpets, falling on a hard surface can result in significant injuries. When you slip and fall and injure yourself, you will likely incur expensive medical bills and other damages that might not be possible to pay from your pocket.  You may be entitled to monetary... ❯❯❯

Estate Planning– Your Pets Deserve Protection Too!

Pets are common in the United States. In almost every house, whether the house has a family or a bachelor, the possibilities of a pet are high. Whether you have a dog, cat, horse, or more exotic pet like a snake or lizard, you must love them and consider them your family. Certainly, you would not want your companion to be thrown out after you pass away or become incapacitated.  If you do not... ❯❯❯

What to Do If You Are Injured at a Sporting Event?

What to Do If You Are Injured at a Sporting Event? Engaging in a sport is good for both the mind and the body. It improves your overall well-being and boosts your self-esteem. However, you don't always end up victorious in a game of basketball or tennis. You could even end the game with a torn ligament or a strained hamstring, both of which could lead to serious long-term injuries that will affect your future performance. While you can't always... ❯❯❯

What Is Workers’ Compensation?

For those who are hurt or ill at their jobs, workers' compensation insurance offers healthcare and salary assistance. Every state has a different set of requirements for insurance, as well as different medical and pay incentives.  Workers’ compensation is regarded as social security since it depends on a pact between management and trade unions, wherein in exchange for acquiring... ❯❯❯

Compensation Claim Errors and How to Avoid Them

When filling out a new compensation claim, it is easy for mistakes to be made. Mistakes make it harder for you to get the compensation that you deserve. A good approach to finishing a compensation claim will help make sure you don't fall into this trap. The following article will explain some of the most common mistakes when filling out a compensation claim form. Failing to Report the Incident in... ❯❯❯

Mediation in Logan: An Effective Alternative to Litigation

Family mediation or business mediation, refers to the process in which a neutral third party, known as a mediator, helps to facilitate communication and negotiation between parties in order to resolve disputes and reach agreements regarding disputes present. The goal of mediation to resolve issues without having to take legal action and attend a court trial. Madsen Law specialises in family and... ❯❯❯

An In-Depth Report on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Published by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

In honour of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, we look back on April. Workplace sexual assault and harassment are pervasive issues across the United States, especially in Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) published Sexual Harassment in Our Nation's Workplaces as part of an educational initiative. In this article, our sexual... ❯❯❯