An auto accident can impact your life in odd ways, and one of them may include possibly being charged with fraud if you sell your home after being served papers for an auto accident lawsuit. Here's more information about this particular issue and what you can do to avoid it. Risk of Fraudulent Conveyance Accusation While a personal injury lawsuit generally won't put any legal restraints on what you can do with your house while the case is ongoing, you do risk being accused of fraudulently transferring property to keep those assets out of reach of the plaintiff if you sell or give away your home in an inappropriate way.
1 June 2017
If you find yourself in a situation where you fall down inside of a public establishment, you are likely to be concerned about your well-being as a result of the incident. Along with injuries sustained, there is a hefty medical bill that will need to be paid if you wish to receive the proper treatment afterward. If you feel a fall is caused because of negligence on part of the business where the injured occurred, you have the option in trying to obtain compensation from the owner of the property.
27 May 2017
A lot of men feel as though the courts will automatically favor the mother during a divorce, giving them the advantage during child custody issues. But that isn't always the case. There are a number of things you can do to protect your rights and increase your chances of getting custody, whether full or shared. Here are three tips for fathers to follow in order to make the transition smoother for all involved.
18 May 2017
If you are getting a divorce, odds are pretty high you are not going to agree on everything – if you do, you probably wouldn't be getting divorced. While you will probably hire an attorney to help with the legalities once you have everything settled, you may want to consider using a mediator to get there. Divorce mediation has had a lot of misinformation spread about it. To help you better understand why you should go with a mediator, here are some of the myths and the facts about the practice.
18 May 2017
Bankruptcy is a decision that is going to affect your life and the life of your family for a very long time. During this time, it is very wise to seek the council of a bankruptcy attorney. A bankruptcy attorney is going to be able to shed a lot of light on the problem that you are facing. However, meeting with a lawyer can be intimidating at times, and so you may forget what you want to ask them.
15 May 2017
When you're pulled over by an officer for suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI), the worst thing that you may be forced to do is have a quite possible lengthy but detailed conversation with the officer. Bear in mind though that anything you say during the conversation will go toward building a case against you for a DUI charge. You do have the right to remain silent. Just exercise caution and calmly do not answer too many questions.
11 May 2017
If you are wondering about the implications of marital separation on the will, either for the hypothetical or imminent effects, read on to find out how separation can affect some of your spouses' rights to your assets. Physical Separations The first type of separation is a simple physical separation, meaning you live in different places. In this type of separation agreement, the spouse is still legally considered your partner; they inherit property just like any other spouse.
9 May 2017
If you are involved in a car accident, you may want to consider receiving some sort of compensation for your injuries if you believe you are not at fault for the incident. Sometimes, the manufacturer of the vehicle even can be at fault. You will need a personal injury attorney to determine this. Here are four car defeats that could cause serious injuries you can receive compensation for: Faulty Airbags: Airbags installed inside of a vehicle are meant to prevent huge blows to ensure that injuries are significantly minimized.
5 May 2017
Slipping and falling on ice is not fun, not even when you are learning something fun like hockey or ice skating. When you are younger, you can shake it off. When you are older, it takes days for the pain to go away, and only if you did not break something in the fall. So, what happens when you slip and fall on a patch of ice that borders a city sidewalk?
3 May 2017
It is amazing how diverse the legal world is. Every day, lawyers are cropping up who specialize in very different and new branches of law. Of course, that has everything to do with the need to diversify. Lawyers who do not diversify are a dime a dozen, while those that do are in high demand. That said, you may want to know a little more about fire insurance attorneys and what they do.
30 April 2017