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
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
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
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
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
Is your company going to be filing for bankruptcy in the near future? This is a time that you don't want to make any mistakes with so much at stake. Here are 3 mistakes you should not make before you file. Skip Paying Your Taxes It is important that you keep up with paying taxes, even with bankruptcy looming. Chapter 13 bankruptcy will require that you are up to date on all of your taxes, and having unpaid taxes will result in bankruptcy being delayed or even dismissed entirely.
19 September 2017
If you're not working with any robots yet, you can expect to soon. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1.3 million robots in the workplace and while that may be good for progress, it's only good for people if they know how to safely coexist. No matter what your job, rank or education level, you're going to benefit from learning more about the robots that are coming in the near future and how to be safe around them.
12 September 2017