Workers' Compensation Claims: Avoiding Mistakes

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Your workplace is one of the last places you expect to get hurt or experience injuries, especially if you don't work around dangerous equipment or materials. Getting hurt and recovering from home, you may still feel pain and shock about what happened. As bills come in, fears may arise about how they'll be paid and what the future holds at your job. If you're considering applying for workers' compensation funds, mistakes during the process can create even more tension and stress; utilize these related tips to avoid such problems.

29 March 2018

Three Ways Hiring A Court Reporter Can Help During Your Civil Trial

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If you are involved in a civil lawsuit, then you probably want to make sure that you are as prepared for trial as possible. If this is the case, then you may want to think about hiring a court reporter to sit in during the trial and document everything that is said. You might not really understand why this is necessary when you can just record everything, but you might find that it's more than worth it to use a professional for this service.

1 March 2018

Challenges You May Face With Dram Shop Laws

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If an intoxicated motorist crashes into your car, you can use dram shop laws to pursue injury damages against the establishment that sold alcohol to the motorist. The dram shop laws only apply if the motorist was already intoxicated when they were served alcohol, and the server or bartender was aware (or should have been aware) of the fact. Still, you aren't guaranteed a straightforward win with dram shop laws, and you can still face challenges such as these three.

27 January 2018

Proving A Parent Is Unfit

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When it comes to ending a marriage, few topics have the potential to cause as much dispute as child custody. While both parents might want sole custody of any children produced in a marriage, one parent may not be suited to raising children alone. If you are attempting to prove that your spouse is an unfit parent while fighting for custody of your kids, there are some specific actions you should be taking.

4 January 2018

Getting Paid For Your Workers' Compensation Claim

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Being injured while at work can leave you with the inability to generate income. Couple that inability with the mounting medical bills that can be associated with treating and recovering from an injury, and you could find yourself facing serious financial hardship. Filing a workers' compensation claim can be an effective way to gain access to the funds needed to help you stay solvent after an injury. Here are three tips that you can use to help ensure your workers' compensation claim is paid in a timely manner.

7 December 2017

3 Estate Planning Mistakes

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After working through your adult life to build some equity for yourself and a family, you might not yet be willing to begin any estate planning. Even once you're talked into it, your reluctance may cause specific mistakes that won't serve your loved ones well after your death. Some mistakes--like the ones described below--are avoided easily with some attention and forewarning. Waiting to Begin If you put it off as long as you financially could, waiting to set all these balls in motion can mean that you don't have as long to reach your intended goals.

8 October 2017

Caught Your Husband Cheating? Learn What To Do Next

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Finding out that your husband has been cheating on you can be hard to handle. Many wives become overwhelmed with emotion and do not know what step to take next. The following guide walks you through a few steps you can take to help you handle adultery in your marriage. Talk to Your Husband The first thing you need to do is you need to talk to your husband. Find out what is going on.

8 October 2017