According to USA Today, approximately 40% to 50% of couples end up divorcing, and the rates are even higher for people who get married a second time, but divorce is often the only way out of a really bad relationship. If you and your spouse agree that you should get divorced, there are steps you can take that will help minimize the negative effects this event can have on a family.
23 July 2018
The penalties and processes that go along with drug offenses can vary widely depending on the exact circumstances. It's important to be aware of and analyze the exact drug offense(s) you're being charged with to formulate the best defense. The following are five possible charges that dealing with drug offenses could entail. You could be charged with one or more of these charges, and the penalties and procedures for handling them will vary by state.
26 April 2018
If you are currently involved in a partnership business and are having problems with your partner, you are not alone. While partnerships are very common types of business structures, many people in partnerships end up with problems with their partners. If the problems are severe and you cannot solve them on your own, you should contact a lawyer that specializes in business litigation services. Here are three things to know in order to handle a partnership dispute.
2 April 2018
Negotiating an injury settlement is both a learned skill and an art. This is why insurance adjuster seems so good in it; they have been doing this for a long time. However, you aren't doomed even if this is your first attempt at serious negations. With a little preparation, you can easily get what you deserve. The preparations start by not making any of these four assumptions: Your Case Will Settle
26 July 2017
After using a product that you've purchased, it can malfunction in a way that can cause you to want to file a lawsuit against the company that made it. That is particularly true if you or someone you know was hurt or in danger of some kind of injury. However, if you'd like to move forward with a liability claim, here are some of the things you might have to prove.
30 September 2016
Food poisoning cases seem to be on the rise in the media. In 2015, Chipotle was hit by an E. coli/norovirus scandal that would see 43 stores closed. Severe food poisoning leaves people off work and struggling to do everyday tasks, so lawsuits are common. If you are suing for food poisoning, make sure you follow these top legal tips. Make Sure You Can Prove It You know that the only way you could have been ill was from the restaurant, but can you prove that's the case?
30 August 2016
Criminal law does not just pertain to those over the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 is also subject to criminal law enforcements should they break the law. This can include theft, bullying, and other criminal behavior. The only difference is the way in which your child would be punished if found guilty of any of these crimes. If your child is arrested, it's important that you know their rights under the criminal law.
11 July 2016
Small family companies that don't have a succession plan in place when the founder dies or retires have a greater risk of failing than a company that has taken the time to prepare for the future without the original owner. The Boston Globe recently reported in February 2016, that roughly 8 out of 10 family businesses do not have a succession plan in place. This can result in arguments among family members on who will be in charge and cause the company to lose focus on what they have done to be successful.
25 May 2016
If you are have found yourself to be disabled and are in need of financial assistance because of your inability to work, you may want to find a social security disability lawyer to help with your case. To help you understand why it is in your best interest to retain an attorney, you will want to take a few moments to review the following points. Guides You Through The Long Application
24 May 2016
If your marriage is ending and you have children, the entire situation can be a sad and hard one. It can be even more stressful for you if you want custody of your children. Using the four suggestions that follow can prepare you for the difficult time ahead so that you can remain level-headed and a good parent to your children. Spend Time with a Marriage Counselor Many people think there's not a reason to go to a marriage counselor if their spouse won't, but even solo trips to an expert can be helpful.
17 May 2016