Probate is a procedure that occurs when a court is put in charge of the distribution of someone's property upon their death. The first step is usually to ensure that all debts are paid, and then the court will attempt to transfer any remaining property to the deceased person's family or other survivors. While that sounds simple enough, probate can go on for months or even a couple of years, and subject the survivors to a lengthy ordeal.
20 August 2015
There are lawsuits filed every single day. Many people wonder if an accident that they have been in merits a lawsuit. It can be hard to know if you have a good personal injury case. Here are some things that you will need to prove fault in a personal injury lawsuit. 1. Care Of Duty It is important that in any accident there is a care of duty. This means that the person who is at fault has to have some sort of duty to the person they injured.
6 August 2015
Sometimes, people with disabilities still get refused for Social Security benefits. If you have a case going on that has been denied and is in appeal, chances are good that you will have prove your medical issues through an exam by an independent doctor. Sometimes you will also need an exam in the initial stage of your application, usually because you haven't been seen by a doctor in some time or medical evidence of your disability does not meet certain guidelines.
23 July 2015
Did you know that choosing the wrong roofing contractor for your home can lead to something much worse than a poor roofing job? The sad truth is that you could actually lose your home if the contractor is negligent in paying for his or her expenses. When this happens, you could receive a notice of lien and your home could be auctioned to pay for the expenses that the contractor failed to pay.
6 July 2015
If you are getting divorced, you have a lot of issues on your mind, and dealing with finances is no doubt a prominent issue. This important area should not take a back seat; mistakes made at this time could haunt you for many years and impact you and your children. Here is more information about common financial mistakes people make in divorce and how to avoid them. 1. Failing to Gather Information Quickly
19 June 2015
Many people choose to lease commercial real estate. This is a great choice if you own your own business and need an office space, but don't feel like you can buy. Additionally, you may not want a space for the long run, so it is easier to just lease until you can decide what is best for your company. If you choose to rent commercial real estate there are a couple things you should know.
5 June 2015
If you have a workers' compensation case and you have hired an attorney – you've made a great choice. However, hiring an attorney is only the first step. Before bringing finality to your claim, there are various stages through which your case must progress, including a deposition. For most, the thought of being grilled by another attorney makes them break out into a sweat; however, you can successfully complete your deposition without stress.
20 May 2015