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2 Reasons To Hire A Workers' Compensation Attorney

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Hiring a workers' compensation attorney should be one of your highest priorities if you are considering filing a claim, mostly due to the fact that they are able to assist you with all aspects of your claim and even provide support once the claim has been successful. Listed below are two reasons to hire a workers' compensation attorney when filing a workers' compensation claim. Your Employer May Choose To Dispute Your Claim

13 August 2017

3 Common Myths About Social Security Disability

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What do you know about Social Security Disability benefits? There are a number of misconceptions about these benefits, and the truth about them often comes as a surprise to people who find themselves needing to apply for SSDI. If you suffer from a disability and you can no longer work, it's important that you have the facts about disability benefits. Take a look at some of the most common myths about SSDI benefits, and the truth behind them.

9 August 2017

How Payroll Services Protect You And Your Employees

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Payroll services are a proven method for simplifying your weekly payroll. They provide critical services to you and your employees to make sure you don't end up in financial or legal hot water. Here are some main reasons a payroll service is valuable.  It Ensures Paychecks Go Out on Time Hopefully, you have employees who truly enjoy what they do. But as an employer, your most critical promise to your employees is to make sure their paychecks go out on time.

2 August 2017

Is The Insurance Company's Refusal To Settle A Bluff?

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The negotiation process after a car accident can be challenging. During the negotiations, the insurance adjuster might claim that he or she would prefer it if the case is heard in court. In many instances, this is a bluff. If the adjuster has threatened court, here is what you need to know. Why Is It a Bluff? A majority of car accident cases are settled before they head to court. There is a good reason for this.

18 July 2017

How A Revocable Trust Can Enhance Your Estate Plan

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While having a will is certainly important, it's best if this important document plays but one part of a complete estate plan. Nothing can entirely replace a will, but using a revocable trust can make an enormous difference in how your estate is handled after your death. To avoid missing out on this handy method of efficiently dealing with some major aspects of your estate, read on to learn more about revocable trusts.

18 July 2017

The Benefits Of Videotaping Your Depositions

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Depositions play a critical role in helping attorneys gather information when building a case for court. Depositions can be used to interview individuals with firsthand knowledge of the case, as well as expert witnesses who can help prove counsel's theory. Most attorneys rely on a court reporter to generate a written transcript of each deposition they engage in. Having a written copy of a deposition can be helpful, but it can be extremely beneficial to have a video tape of the deposition as well.

13 July 2017

Five Mistakes To Avoid When You Tell Kids You're Divorcing

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If you're a parent who's divorcing, you need to have respect for the fact that notifying your kids is going to be one of the most important conversations in your life.  The following are five mistakes you need to avoid when you have the conversation with your kids to ensure that they get through your divorce without any stress or trauma: Informing the kids separately Even if you and your spouse are not getting along at the time, you should try to inform your kids of the decision to divorce together.

5 July 2017

Can The Family Court Force Your Spouse To Help With Divorce Expenses?

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Between attorney fees and court filing fees, a divorce can be expensive. The expenses are usually split between the spouses, but sometimes an alternate arrangement is needed. If you are having trouble with paying for your share of the expenses, here is what you need to know.   Can You Get Alimony?  If your spouse was the primary breadwinner for the family, there is a possibility that you could ask for alimony to help cover your divorce-related expenses.

28 June 2017

How To Hasten Your Divorce Process

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A lengthy divorce process is both expensive and bothersome; it's almost like putting your life in limbo. For this reason, some people, once they have made up their mind to divorce, angle for the quickest divorce possible. If you are of the same mind, then the following four measures should help you meet your objective: Come Prepared Preparation is key to a fast divorce. Understand exactly what you need to do, when you need to do them, where you need to do them, and the documents you need.

21 June 2017

Four Major Points That Can Help Your License Suspension Hearing

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A license suspension hearing is meant to determine whether your driving license should be revoked if you have committed multiple driving violations. The motor vehicle bureau gives you a chance to argue your case and convince them that you don't deserve the suspension. Use the following points to argue your case: Steps You Have Taken to Avoid a Repeat A helpful argument is to explain to the bureau officer handling your case all the measures you have taken to prevent further violations.

21 June 2017