Archive for July, 2014
Are you in the market for the best divorce attorney? Before you finalize your legal and/or unofficial plans, it may interest you to learn that attitudes toward divorce are changing — and divorce proceedings and family law practices are changing right along with it. How did Iron Man actress Gwyneth Paltrow change everything, and are recent divorcees really throwing divorce parties?
What Is Conscious Uncoupling?
Earlier this year, Paltrow announced her plans to consciously uncouple from then-husband Chris Martin on her website, GOOP. What does conscious uncoupling entail? Paltrow relieve
Dealing with the aftermath of an accident can be confusing and stressful. If personal injury is involved, this can be devastating and further complicate matters. Accidents can happen at any time, whether you’re on your way to work or on the job. In either situation, it is important to note that you have rights, and you do not have to navigate the legal process alone. An experienced, serious injury attorney or labor attorney can assist you with filing a claim and can help you obtain compensation for your injuries.
According to a study done by the Bureau of Justice Statistics, nearly 52% of personal injury lawsuits each year in the United States are related to automobil
One of the worst things you can do on the road is drive drunk, but it can happen. Maybe you had a few too many at your little sister’s high school graduation party because her growing up so quickly is forcing you into a mid life crisis (you haven’t accomplished as many things as you wanted to by this age). Maybe you went to your frat’s reunion and tried to show up your brothers by drinking more shots of Wild Turkey than any human should ever consume. Whatever the occasion for your intoxication, it can be really easy to just jump in the car and drive home. Maybe it was just a short trip up the road or you’ve driven after having had more to drink in the past. If you’ve been pulled over after drinking and have been charged with Continue Reading No Comments
One in every 68 workers employed in 2010 was injured on the job and received worker’s compensation for their injury. The construction industry has the highest rate of work related injuries and there are many workers whose injuries keep them from their jobs.
If you’re one of these workers and you have a long-term disability that prevents you from working, hiring an experienced long term disability lawyer can make a world of difference when filing a long term disability claim. There are many pitfalls for unrepresented disability applicants that can jeopardize your benefits, and a lawyer can help you steer clear of them.
It’s important to contact a lawyer as soon as you become unable to work to talk about your options. Many attorneys will give you a free consultation, and many won’t charge a fee
Our veterans have been through a lot. The shock of battle, the prolonged stress of war, the emotional wounds of seeing friends and comrades-in-arms killed in the prime of their lives… We owe our veterans a great debt, and the repayment of that debt begins with understanding their situation, and ensuring that we have the resources, the means, and the resolve to get them the care they need.
Often times, the first place to start is to let people know where they can turn if they have questions. The Veterans Affairs website provides a link to the Veterans Justice Outreach Program, which itself provides lists of local resources providing legal help for veterans. This link is helpful, focusing on connecting homeless veterans with local assistance (considering how difficult it is for that demographic to