Are you drowning in debt? Filing for bankruptcy can give you the chance to start over after your finances have collapsed. The circumstances under which you may declare bankruptcy in the U.S. are unique to you, but it's up to the bankruptcy court to determine whether you should get a discharge order. While the process of filing for bankruptcy may vary slightly from state to state, the basic steps to be followed are the same.
29 July 2020
If you got into an accident with a commercial truck driver, you can file a personal injury lawsuit in order to receive compensation for your accident. When it comes to the claim process, you need to make sure you understand the value of your case. There are various factors that can impact the value of your case and what you will get out of your case if you file a personal injury lawsuit in a truck accident situation.
29 June 2020
If you are facing deportation, it is normal to feel scared and helpless. Under these types of circumstances, it is not uncommon to feel like the situation is hopeless and nothing can be done. However, the best thing that you can do when you or a loved one is facing deportation is hire an experienced and reputable deportation defense lawyer. Retaining the services of a deportation defense lawyer can make a huge impact and may make the difference in whether you are actually deported or you are allowed to remain in the country.
27 May 2020
One of the weirdest situations in criminal law is the question of what to do if you haven't been charged with an offense. If the police or a prosecutor have formally charged you, it's easy to determine that you require criminal attorney services. Do you need a criminal attorney, though, if you haven't been charged? Let's look at several possible scenarios where you may want to retain counsel. Allegations Are Floating Around
23 April 2020
When purchasing a piece of real estate, it's important to address a number of legal issues. Even if you have a law firm representing your interests, it's still wise to understand these three potential issues you might face as a buyer. Your Duties as a Buyer It's easy to think about all the duties the folks selling properties have, but you should also think about your obligations as the acquiring party.
19 March 2020
It's one thing for spouses to disagree about divorce issues and another when one spouse is against the idea of divorce entirely. You can still get divorced when your spouse refuses to accept things, though. Read on to find out more about this issue below. Serving the Uncooperative Spouse With couples that agree (or at least accept) that a divorce is inevitable, the serving of divorce papers is pretty easy. The cooperative spouse will usually seek advice from their own divorce lawyer who will prepare an answer to the complaint.
11 February 2020
Divorce can be a tumultuous time where nothing may seem like it's going right. So much can be at stake, like assets and child custody. The best way to handle this process is to hire a divorce lawyer. Doing so can help in so many ways. Keep Emotions Out of It Divorces can get pretty messy when emotions get in the way. Both parties are clouded and then nothing gets done in terms of agreements.
26 December 2019
Parents of minor children can expect child support to be an issue in their divorces — at least, in most cases. The only times when child support might not be ordered is when the custodial parent is wealthy and refuses it or when the parents share physical and legal child custody 50/50. For everyone else, child support is typically ordered for a fixed time period. The original child support order from the family court judge always specifies when child support is to end.
26 November 2019
When you have lost someone in an auto accident, you are emotionally at odds with what to do next. You may be feeling emotionally raw, and having to contend with funeral arrangements. When someone suggests that you talk to an auto accident attorney, you may not be hearing the speaker correctly, or not at all. This is a very difficult time for you, and having to consider the possibility of a lawsuit to compensate for the loss of someone dear to you just does not seem to fit.
30 October 2019
Suffering an injury due to an accident that was not your fault is a devastating experience to undergo as you may incur medical bills, lost wages, and other costs that can be difficult to overcome. Myths about personal injury cases as well as pursuing them in court can put victims in a position of being unable to effectively recover their damages. Myth: A Personal Injury Lawsuit Will Always Result In A Settlement Offer
3 October 2019