Parking Lot Mishaps: What To Know

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It's easy to see why wrecks occur in parking lots. In a typical parking lot, vehicles are jammed in and there's not much room to maneuver. Add to that people pushing carts around and vehicles constantly coming and going, and you have the ingredients for an accident. Parking lot accidents are different than other types in several ways and it pays to understand why. Law Enforcement May Not be Involved

23 September 2022

Should You Really Be Fighting For Sole Custody?

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After or during divorce, you are left to figure out your child custody situation. You may be asking yourself if you should file for sole custody. You may be uncertain if sole custody or joint custody will be the best option. There is no one answer to this question. Each situation is unique, and you will need to make a decision based on what is best for your child. Here are some factors to consider when making your decision.

25 August 2022

How Process Servers Use Private Investigator Tactics And Skip Tracing

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For most individuals, serving them is relatively straightforward. You simply have to hire a process server to find the individual and serve them their papers. Then, you'll be able to move forward with your case. However, in many cases, the individual who you must serve does not want to be found and the process server will need to act as a private investigator.  The information presented in this article may apply elsewhere but focuses on process services in Canada.

27 July 2022

4 Benefits Of Using Surety Bail Bondsman

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The first instinct you are likely to get when you hear that your relative or friend is detained is to help them in any way possible. You will likely want to find out whether you can bail them out, so you can work on your defense while at home. However, if you can post a surety bail, it is best to consider using a bail bondsman instead of posting it yourself.

30 June 2022

Selling Your Home? How A Real Estate Closing Agent Can Help The Process

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If you're going to be selling your home, you know that you need a real estate agent. You probably also know that you'll be working with a title company towards the end of the process. However, you might not realize that you also need to be working with a closing agent. Closing agents help tie up any of the loose ends that can complicate the sale of your home. If you're not sure whether or not you need a closing agent, read the list provided below.

6 June 2022

Accidents Caused By Intoxicated Drivers: Critical Measures To Take And How A Lawyer Can Help

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Intoxicated motorists often cause catastrophic crashes that kill innocent road users and leave others bedridden. But it's not uncommon for drivers to take drugs or alcohol and then get on the steering wheel. Luckily, the law highly prohibits driving while intoxicated or under the influence of a substance, and the offender is handed a harsh penalty. In addition, injuries and damages from a DUI accident are entitled to compensation. But you'll need to work with a lawyer to achieve the desired results from your claim.

5 May 2022

Road Rage Victim? Consider Filing A Civil Lawsuit For Compensation

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Aggressive driving is dangerous, particularly when it's due to road rage. Road rage is a factor in more than half of all car accidents that result in a fatality. Road rage is deliberately driving aggressively with the intent to intimidate, scare, or hurt someone else on the road. In many states, people who drive in this manner can be criminally charged with assault and battery, and victims of road rage can file civil lawsuits for personal injury.

28 March 2022

Why You Should Hire An Attorney When Pursing Recovery In Arbitration Against A Brokerage Firm

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After losing a large amount of money in your brokerage account, you will be able to pursue compensation if you know that your broker is at fault. However, you will not want to pursue this type of claim without first speaking to a securities law attorney. Arbitration is Required  If your broker is at fault for you losing a lot of money, your best option is to pursue recovery in arbitration.

18 February 2022

Why Poor Self-Care At A Nursing Home Can Be A Sign Of Abuse

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When your loved one is engaged in self-neglect, you might be surprised to find out that someone else might be responsible for their self-neglect if they are an older adult. Seniors often experience physical and cognitive decline that prevents them from caring for themselves. When this is the case, those who are responsible for caring for them are also responsible for any lack of self-care. Why Seniors Fail with Self-Care

11 January 2022

3 Key Reasons You Can't Do Without the Services of Truck Accident Attorneys

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Truck accidents are some of the most dangerous types of accidents that can happen on the road. They often involve large vehicles, which cause severe injuries and fatalities when they collide with smaller cars or pedestrians. If you've been involved in such an accident, it's essential to contact an experienced lawyer. Truck accident attorneys are skilled at handling these complicated cases. They'll help you through your case from beginning to end.

30 November 2021