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.
25 November 2015
Bigamy occurs when one person legally marries two people. While a person can informally cohabitate with as many individuals as he or she wants, it's actually a crime to be legally married to more than one person at time. Whether it happens accidentally or on purpose, bigamy can have serious legal consequences for the victims. If you find yourself in this situation, here are your options for extricating yourself from it.
6 November 2015
Being involved in a car accident is frustrating and overwhelming. Beyond having to deal with your personal injuries, you are also stuck having to deal with the damage to your vehicle. It takes a lot of time and patience to be able to get everything taken care of. But, how do you know that you are getting the absolute best deal possible on your settlement? With so much going on, it can be confusing trying to sort it all out.
21 October 2015
As winter approaches, sidewalks and outdoor stairs become amateur skating rinks if they are not cleared in a timely manner. Cracked concrete walkways and poorly maintained stairs present a year-round safety hazard for pedestrians. Who is responsible for slip and fall accidents on private property? Slipping and falling on snow and ice Property owners' responsibility for snow removal is usually mandated by local ordinances that provide a specific time period in which a public walkway must be cleared.
7 October 2015
You may wonder what it is like to be booked into jail or "processed" as they call it, after being arrested. There are a series of things you would have to go through—most of which aren't too horrible—and here are some things you should be aware of. Identification, Mug Shot, and Check For Warrants First they will get your personal information such as your name and address. At some point during processing, they will also do a check to see if you have any outstanding warrants anywhere.
18 September 2015
If you're the stepparent of a kid due to a new marriage, there is a possibility that you'll have the chance to officially adopt them. This can come up for a variety of circumstances, such as their biological parent not being around or their biological parent deciding to give you permission to adopt their child. These are a few things to consider when adopting a stepchild. Determine Your Reasons For Adopting