3 Unfortunate Ways People Get Charged With Receiving Stolen Property

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You can walk the line and stay within the law as a good citizen and still find yourself in some pretty prickly situations if you're not careful. This is especially true when it comes to unknowingly possessing stolen goods or property. Every day, people who have no idea they have something in their possession that is stolen get in trouble with the law, so they have to have a good defense attorney help them out.

16 April 2019

Don't Be Afraid To Highlight These Bothersome Examples Of Male Chauvinism At Work

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Even if you're the lowest-paid person at a company, you have the right to work in an environment without being harassed. Unfortunately, sexual harassment is a problem in many workplaces, and it doesn't always fit the traditional definition of unwanted touching or sexual advances. There are other examples of sexual harassment that may seem a little more covert, but are still unhealthy. Male chauvinism is an example of sexual harassment because it can make you feel uncomfortable and because it's based around gender.

19 March 2019

The Ovarian Cancer And Talcum Powder Connection

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For decades, mothers used baby powder on their children in between diaper changes to keep them dry. Women had no qualms using what they thought was a safe product made by a trusted name in childcare health and beauty aids. Many women used talcum powder themselves for their feminine hygiene needs as well. Unfortunately, talcum powder is not as safe as it was assumed to be. Here is what you should know about this product.

12 February 2019

Reasons That You Don't Want To Get Pregnant When You're Thinking About Divorce

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If you're a married woman who has begun to think about divorcing your husband, you may have already met with a local divorce attorney and discussed the next steps that you need to take. Depending on the nature of your relationship with your spouse, you may continue to have a sexual relationship during this time. It's highly important, in such a scenario, for you to take steps to avoid becoming pregnant.

6 January 2019

Was Your Workers Comp Claim Denied? Key Reasons Why That May Happen

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If you've never filed a workers comp claim before, you might wonder about how the process can be expected to go. You might assume that, since you were injured at work, it's a slam-dunk and you won't have anything to worry about. Unfortunately, that's not always the case. There are some situations where a workers compensation claim may be denied. In those cases, it's in your best interest to hire workers compensation attorney services to help you fight it.

26 November 2018

Important Workers Compensation Factors To Review

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When you experience a work-related injury, it can be an event that has profound impacts on your finances and your quality of life. While many workers are protected by workers compensation coverage, individuals often fail to take full advantage of this coverage due to an inaccurate understanding of it. Workers Compensation Coverage Can Apply To Injuries That Occur Away From The Business Workers will often assume that their injuries must occur while they are physically at the business to be covered.

10 October 2018

Journal Your Way Through Pain And Toward Compensation

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When you end up being the victim of a careless driver you should know that you are owed for your damages. When it comes to things like your medical bills, pain and suffering, a wrecked car and lost wages you must take action quickly to preserve your chances of winning a personal injury case. The odds can rise quite a bit in your favor if you take the time to record your journey toward wellness, so read on to learn more about what a pain journal is and how it can help both you and your personal injury case.

9 September 2018

Got A Bad Landlord? Be Careful About Libel And Slander

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Landlord-tenant relationships could be deemed one of the most fickle business relationships ever. You have one party who just wants to pay for a place to live and another party who wants to make money with the places they have available for people to live in. Even though this business agreement sounds simple enough, tenants and landlords commonly disagree and end up in court. One thing that often lands tenants in hot water is defamation of character suits filed by the landlord.

6 August 2018

Tips For Hiring A Workers Compensation Attorney

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No one expects to be injured at work, but unfortunately, accidents happen every day. In some cases, workplace injuries are minor, while others can be quite severe and can cause problems for many years. Employers carry workers compensation insurance in order to compensate an employee for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering when a person is injured on the job. Unfortunately, not all workers compensation claims go smoothly, and in some situations it may be necessary to hire a lawyer.

21 June 2018

When Can You Get More Than 50% In A Divorce?

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Property distribution is one of the most contentious issues in a divorce. Disagreements over who gets what is a frequent cause of drawn-out divorce proceedings. A 50 – 50 division of assets is frequently cited in the media and works of fiction. However, it's important to note that only nine of the USA states have a law that states the spouses are equal owners of the marital property. Therefore, unless you're in these states, you may not be eligible to get 50% of the marital property in case of divorce.

30 May 2018