I was recently involved in a car accident. Unfortunately, since it was my first accident, I was scatter-brained and anxious. What I did not realize at the time was that the actions you take immediately after the accident can affect a personal injury case and the outcome of that case. I wanted to find a way to share my experiences and mistakes with other. Since the Internet is so popular, I figured this would be a great way to do so. While you likely aren't planning on being in an accident soon, if you are, hopefully you remember some of the tips I share on this website.
7 April 2016
There are few experiences that can be more emotionally painful and stressful than facing discrimination in the workplace. In addition to potentially threatening your livelihood, discrimination can create a hostile work environment that may severely reduce your quality of life. While the law provides some protections against discrimination, it is an unfortunate fact that there are many misconceptions about discrimination. Learning the truth behind the following couple of myths will help you to be better able to protect your rights.
23 March 2016
If you have become concerned at the prospect of losing contact with your grandchild, you should know that in most states your rights are protected. The family law courts justifiably reason that a child benefits greatly from a close, loving relationship with a grandparent, and thus have set guidelines in place for those grandparents who wish to assert their legal right to child visitation. For more guidance on visitation rights for grandparents, read on.
21 February 2016
While there are certain things that need to be notarized, such as marriage licenses, not all contracts need to be notarized. However, this doesn't mean that they shouldn't be. If you run a business, you probably have a lot invested in it. So, you will want to make sure that you do everything that you can to protect yourself and your business. Notarized signatures may be key in doing this when it comes to potential contract disputes.
3 February 2016
As a business owner, you might be vaguely aware of antitrust laws and the Sherman Act. To avoid serious legal troubles -- both civil and criminal in nature -- it is imperative to ensure that you do not break any of these laws. Luckily, following a few simple tips should help you avoid breaking these laws and causing legal troubles for yourself and your business. 1. Avoid Price Fixing and Bid Rigging
15 January 2016
If you are going through a divorce, chances are good that you are going to need to make some hard decisions about who gets which collectibles. If both you and your spouse are avid collectors of the same items, it is going to be especially difficult because sentimentality is going to come into play and make the decision-making very difficult. Here are some tips for getting through that process with the least issues possible.