Diagnosed With Mesothelioma? How To Receive The Compensation You're Entitled To

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If you've been exposed to asbestos and you've recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you need to take steps to protect your rights. You may be entitled to receive compensation for your medical condition. However, it's important that you avoid mistakes. Here are four steps you need to take if you've been diagnosed with mesothelioma. Seek Legal Advice Now that you've been diagnosed with mesothelioma, the first thing you need to do is seek legal advice.

12 December 2019

How An Attorney Can Help You Deal With An Embarrassing DUI Charge

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DUIs are pretty scary charges to face. They can affect your life for quite a while, but fortunately, you can get help from a DUI attorney. They can help you get through this embarrassing and stressful legal situation in the following ways.  Minimize Court Time Facing a DUI charge is already a stressful situation, so the last thing you probably want to do is battle this charge for months in court.

15 November 2019

4 Milestones You'll Experience with Your Workers' Compensation Case

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Many people consider workers compensation insurance a quick solution when they get hurt or sick at work. Workers' compensation is just that to most but the process is somewhat more complicated for others. You can, however, track your progress by noting major milestones along the way. Read on to find out more. 1. Temporary Disability Wages Most workers take advantage of the benefits available at this point. Things like partial disability wages and free medical care can continue for some time.

17 October 2019

What You Can Do If You Do Not Qualify For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

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If you are counting on using Chapter 7 bankruptcy as a way of eliminating all your credit card debts, you might feel very disappointed if you find out you do not qualify for this branch. If this happens to you, there are some options you could consider, though, and here are some of them. Do nothing The first thing you could do in this situation is to choose to do nothing.

23 September 2019

Are Your Injuries Worth Discussing Your Case With A Personal Injury Lawyer?

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When you are hurt in an accident, you may not understand that you can receive compensation for your injuries if you are able to prove losses. If the accident is your fault, you can't file a personal injury claim. When the accident is the fault of another person, you can file a personal injury case against the liable party. For example, if you are in a car accident and you are less than 50% at fault, you can file a personal injury claim against the at-fault driver.

27 July 2019

Understanding The Intricacies Of Being Charged With A Crime

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Following an arrest, the next step is to be charged with a crime. The way this action comes about can vary depending on the way the arrest was carried out and the crime itself. For more information about the three different ways that criminal charges are brought, read on. Indicted by the Grand Jury Only serious crimes, or felonies, are decided upon by a grand jury. In almost every instance, murder and other serious felonies call for a grand jury indictment.

15 July 2019

Injured In An Auto Accident? Three Ways To Find An Auto Injury Attorney

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If you have been injured in an automobile accident, it is imperative that you hire an auto accident attorney or a personal injury attorney. They will be able to help you with every element of your case from the beginning until the end. While you can always turn to the internet to help you find an attorney, you can quickly become overwhelmed when doing so. There are many attorneys to select from and you may know nothing about them.

10 June 2019

Three Nonprofit Startup Tips

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If you're passionate about a social issue, a disease, or a cause, you might be eager to start a group or nonprofit organization to galvanize support and make a difference. Doing this work can be a rewarding experience and can make changes happen. However, you need to observe certain guidelines and take certain actions to ensure that your startup is financially healthy and has the support you need. Which decisions make sense for your nonprofit startup?

10 May 2019

Why It's Smart To Register A Trademark Well Before You Start To Use It

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When many people think about starting small businesses, they take a number of important steps to get the venture up and running. The idea of protecting your name, slogan, and logo might be something that crosses your mind, but it may seem like a minor priority compared to tasks such as developing a website, beginning to market your brand, and building a social media following. However, now is the right time to consult with a trademark attorney and work on getting trademarks set up for your new business.

2 April 2019

How Infidelity Can Affect Your Divorce

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People get divorced for many different reasons. If you are getting a divorce because you or your spouse has been unfaithful, you could be wondering if the infidelity will affect your divorce. The truth is that it can negatively impact your divorce in specific ways, including the ways listed here. It May Be Used as the Cause of Your Divorce In many states, you must list the reason for your divorce on your paperwork.

26 February 2019