5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Real Estate Attorney

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If you are to purchase or sell real estate anywhere, it is vital to find a top-notch lawyer to protect your best interests. This is because the attorney will have access to your personal and confidential information. Furthermore, you'll entrust him to guide and give you legal advice through a situation you wouldn't handle yourself. Are you wondering what you should consider when looking for a realty attorney? Worry not. Read on to find out the factors to consider.

26 April 2021

4 Reasons To Consider Divorce Mediation Instead Of A Traditional Divorce

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Divorce does not have to be a contentious matter. Sometimes couples can resolve their issues in an amicable manner. Some couples mistakenly think that their divorces must go through full litigation in a family court. Divorce mediation is an alternative to traditional divorce. It offers several advantages when compared to a traditional divorce. Some couples seek out a mediator to help them through the divorce process. Judges can also order mediation before they allow a divorce case to go through family court.

28 March 2021

Confused About Family Law? 4 Times When Seeking Representation Is The Smart Choice

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A majority of American families do not maintain a regular relationship with a legal advisor, such as a family law attorney. This lack of ongoing contact can make it difficult to locate and retain an attorney quickly when the need for one arises.  If you are wondering whether your family could benefit from having a family lawyer on retainer, this information can help you make the right decision.  Divorce and custody 

26 February 2021

3 Reasons To Hire An Attorney After An Accident

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Were you recently involved in an accident? Personal injury claims accommodate various types of accidents and injuries. You may have gotten an injury from a slip and fall, a vehicle accident, or a neighbor's furry pet bite.  While you might be tempted to represent yourself when handling the claim through the court or out-of-court negotiations, it is usually not the best option. Here's where a lawyer's expertise and guidance come in handy.

26 January 2021

4 Accident Situations That Require A Personal Injury Attorney

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If you've been in a car accident, and you haven't hired a personal injury attorney yet, you might be setting yourself up for trouble, especially if you're not dealing with a simple injury case. Many people handle their own insurance negotiations after a minor car accident. Unfortunately, issues can arise during negotiations, especially after an accident that has resulted in significant injuries. If your car accident has left you with significant injuries, you should hire a personal injury attorney.

24 December 2020

How Christmas Decorations Can Lead To A Personal Injury

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Holiday decorations are commonly found not only in family homes but also in schools, businesses, and other gathering places. While decorations can be a lot of fun, they can also be potentially dangerous if they are not put up while following safety standards. If you are on someone's property and you suffer an injury due to holiday decorations, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Power Cords Holiday decorations rely considerably on electrical cords.

27 November 2020

Can You Get Your Security Deposit Back After An Eviction?

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When you move into a rental, you may be asked to put down a security deposit of several months' worth of rent depending on where you live. If you get evicted, you may want that money back. Here's information on whether you're entitled to it. You May Be Owed Security Deposit Money After an Eviction It is possible that your landlord will owe you money from your security deposit after an eviction.

29 October 2020

Why You Need a Real Estate Lawyer When Buying a Home

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Are you in the process of buying a home, and are being told that you need a lawyer to help you do it? If so, you're likely wondering what the lawyer does and how they help out with the home closing process. Here are some reasons why you need a real estate lawyer. Perform a Title Search The first thing that a lawyer is going to do when you make an offer on a home is to perform a title search.

28 September 2020

Coming Up with an Invention? Know About These 4 Patent Requirements

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A patent is a way for you to have a monopoly on a specific invention for a limited amount of time, which allows you to profit off of your idea until the patent becomes part of the public domain. If you feel like you are ready to move forward to get a patent for one of your inventions, it will help to know the following four requirements about them. The Invention Matter Must Be Documentable

27 August 2020

Personal Representative Duties, The Home, And Probate

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Being appointed personal representative for the deceased is both an honor and a big responsibility. Also called an executor, the personal representative has several duties to attend to in the period following a death while the estate is being probated. One large job of the personal representative involves dealing with the family home of the deceased. Read on for a list of duties to expect after a death when dealing with a home.

28 July 2020