Going through a divorce can be a difficult process, which is only complicated when the custody of a child is involved. Here are some questions you may have while going through a custody battle. How Is Custody Determined? If you and your spouse cannot agree on a custody arrangement, a judge will be the one that makes the final determination. The judge will look at a variety of different factors when deciding which parent will receive physical custody, which includes if a certain parent has already been acting in the role of the primary caretaker.
23 April 2020
If you've been hurt as a result of your job, you may qualify for workers' compensation benefits. This employer-provided insurance coverage allows workers to keep their jobs while they recuperate at home. It also pays for medical expenses. Unfortunately, workers don't always get paid what they deserve. Read on and find out about a handy tool for keeping up with your case progress and your recovery. Keep a Pain Journal
19 March 2020
A car accident can be one of the more serious incidents that a person can experience as it will be able to cause major injuries, substantial property damage, and mental anguish. Not surprisingly, being faced with needing to resolve an auto accident claim can leave some people feeling lost and stressed, but a little information can give individuals a better sense of clarity and confidence throughout this process. What If The Other Car Fled?
13 February 2020
Being charged with a DUI while you are vacation can ruin your enjoyment of the trip. While dealing with this type of charge can be scary, the way that you handle it plays a big role in the outcome. You can use these three tips to deal with the out-of-state charges while defending your case so that you can potentially avoid the worst possible penalties. Don't Try to Ignore the Charges
15 January 2020
Anybody going through a divorce, whether they are in the military or not, wonders how long they will be tasked with paying child support. In many states, child support ends when a child turns 18. But what happens when there are special circumstances? Could you be forced to pay child support even after your child reaches the age of majority? These are questions you need to have the answers to before you start the divorce process.
13 December 2019
If you have cancer and it is terminal, you need to do many things to handle your affairs now. Doing these things will make it much easier for your family members after you pass away. One thing you must do is to set up a will. Below are the reasons why this is so important, as well as what will happen if you do not take the time to get a will before you pass.
15 November 2019
Travelers often choose specific cruise ships based on the amenities that they'll be able to enjoy while on board. If you're someone who enjoys keeping active, you may look for a ship that has a variety of things that you can do beyond lounging on a pool deck. One example is a climbing wall, which is a feature that a number of cruise ships have. This feature can provide you and your fellow passengers with lots of fun, but it could also be the site of a serious fall and injury.
18 October 2019
In criminal law, you will often hear the term "jury" in cases. This word can refer to several different things, and the main two things are a grand jury and a trial jury. While both of these are a part of criminal law, they are very different, and here is an explanation of the differences between a grand jury and a trial jury. The purpose of a grand jury A grand jury is a group of everyday individuals who are called to serve as jurors in a case.
23 September 2019
An initial meeting with a divorce lawyer might be something you highly anticipate or something you are fearful of. In either case, though, you should prepare yourself for this meeting, and one way to do this is by researching what to look for during this meeting and what to talk about. As you prepare for this date, here are several things you should look for and plan to talk about with the lawyer.
16 August 2019
Workers' compensation insurance exists to protect both businesses and their employees. Specifically, a workers' compensation policy should kick in and provide reimbursement or coverage for expenses related to an employee's on-the-job injury or illness. This can include any expense from medical bills to lost wages. If you've been hurt on the job and have recently filed for workers' compensation, you may be surprised to have received a denial letter in the mail.
12 July 2019