3 Untruths About Filing For Bankruptcy Exposed

If your finances are in shambles, you may have considered filing for bankruptcy. You may have a few reservations about the idea even though you are in debt. Filing for bankruptcy is a serious decision, and you should carefully consider your final decision. However, a number of people are reluctant to file for bankruptcy because […]

Naming Your Pet in a Will

If your nearest and dearest family members are fur babies, you want them to be taken care of even after you are gone. Although you can get family members or friends to promise to care for your pets, circumstances can change. The safest way to protect your pets after you die is to name them […]

Three Ways To Get Rid Of A Judgment Quickly

In a civil case, a court can issue a judgment against one or both parties. The most common judgment involves the losing party paying money to the prevailing party. Usually, there is a set time for repayment. No matter the reason for a judgment against a person, there is one thing for sure: most people […]

The Challenge Of Showing A Fictional Work Is Libelous

Many people are flattered when authors create book characters based on them; that is, until those characters do something that reflects poorly on them. If the transgressions are severe enough, you can sue the author for defamation. However, this type of personal injury lawsuit is difficult to win. Here is one challenge you may face […]

3 Things New Attorneys Need To Know About Hiring A Court Reporter

Hiring a court reporter is incredibly important in many situations. If you are a newly practicing attorney you might be wondering what you should do to get the most out of court reporting services. Here are some things you need to know about hiring a court reporter. 1. Hire Them Early, As Soon As The […]

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Can You Get Worker’s Comp If You Tested Positive In State Where THC Is Legal?

Many states have decided to make it legal to use cannabis both medicinally and recreationally within their borders, but does that mean someone can use cannabis throughout the day even when going to school or work? What happens if you are at your workplace, get injured, and you are sure that you will test positive […]

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3 Tips To Protect Your Trademarked Brand

You’ve taken great effort to build a recognizable brand in your industry. Now you want to protect that brand so it can retain its value. The first step is often to trademark your company name, logo, and any other relevant brand components. However, trademarking isn’t enough. You also need to regularly protect and enforce the […]

Three Common Mistakes People Make When Filing A Long-Term Disability Claim And How To Avoid Them

Disability insurance covers a portion of your income in the event that you become disabled. Typically, claims are paid by your short-term disability policy first. Then, once you’ve surpassed the time frame of a short-term disability as stated in your policy, you file a claim through your long-term disability insurance policy. Filing a long-term disability […]

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6 Steps To Take Following An Injury At Work

A normal day at work can change drastically if you’re injured on the clock. Employers carry workers compensation insurance to cover the cost of medical care and lost wages if an employee is hurt at work, but if you want to qualify for those benefits there are several things that you need to do. When […]

So You Finished Law School, Passed The Bar, And You Still Have To Go To School? Understanding California’s MCLE

If you were one of the students who sat through the lectures on the minimum continuing legal education (MCLE) requirements without paying too much attention, you may be starting to wonder how many you need and by when. Here is a bit of information that may help you stay in compliance for the next few […]

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