When you have a young family, it is necessary to have an estate plan in place. An estate plan will protect your children and ensure that they are cared for should anything happen to you and your spouse. As a young family, there are a few specific things you need to make sure that your estate plan includes. 1. Determine a Guardian for Your Children The first thing that you need to do is determine a guardian for your children.
2 May 2018
Divorce is a major life change that should not be faced without deep thought and contemplation. A rush to judgment will have a dramatic effect on your life, as well as the lives of any children you and your partner share. Take the time to assess your situation before making a decision you will later regret. You're Trying to Get Your Partner to Budge Don't ever use divorce as a bargaining tool.
4 April 2018
Having children involved in extra-curricular activities is a great way to build character. For children of divorce, these activities can be an amazing outlet for stress, sadness, and feelings of loss. However, one thing that can really put a wrench into their activities is when the parents are not involved in the planning and implantation process. It can quickly become a source of contention between two co-parents if there is not a clear flow of communication.
4 March 2018
Workers who get hurt on the job are provided with an easy and valuable way to pay for their medical expenses, and a few other things. At no cost to the injured worker, the employer's workers' compensation carrier will foot the bill for not only medical care associated with the injury, but for a certain amount of their wages as well. Read on to learn more about what you can expect to be paid for your work-related injury.
31 January 2018
Everyone knows that children cannot take care of themselves as well as adults, which is why the law expects schools to provide adequate supervision for their students. This is why the issue of supervision will come up with your personal injury lawyer during the pursuit of damages for a child who was injured in school. Here are some of the things that determine the level of supervision that is considered adequate for a child:
27 December 2017
Walking a dog is usually a pretty enjoyable experience for most people. However, a dogfight can make this situation difficult to handle. Even worse, a bite injury while breaking up the fight can make a lawsuit inevitable. Unfortunately, these types of cases can be very complex to win. Understanding Your State's Liability Concerns Liability for dog bite cases will vary depending on the state. For example, California states that the owner is automatically liable if the bite occurs on public property or if the victim was lawfully behaving on private property.
28 November 2017
Once you have been injured in a personal injury accident, you may start to find that there are a lot of expenses and troubles that you are left to deal with on your own. This can be a lot to handle, and it is one reason many people will seek out a personal injury lawyer to take their case to the courts. Of course, you always have the option to file the lawsuit on your own and then to represent yourself in front of the judge.
5 November 2017