Knowing the Law Before You Travel

Avoiding Gym Injuries

05 January

Getting injured while trying to work out is frustratingly ironic, after all, the very motivation for going to the gym in the first place is to try to get healthy. You should know that your behavior in the gym can be directly linked to your relative safety. Read on to learn some gym safety tips […]

Divorcing The Less Contentious Way: Collaborative Divorce

22 December

For divorcing couples that are able to cooperate with each other and get along fairly well, an alternative to the normal acrimonious divorces process exists: the collaborative divorce. The main idea behind collaborative divorce is to be able to work out the issues of divorce in a mediation setting, instead of a courtroom setting. If […]

Top 4 Estate Planning Mistakes To Avoid

01 December

Estate planning and wills are things that most people don’t want to think about; however, when you pass on, it’s important to make sure that your belongings and assets are allocated properly. So long as you’re age 18 or older, it’s never too early (or late) to contact a legal professional and set up an […]

Tips To Help Boost The Value Of Your Trademark

10 November

Acquiring a trademark is an easy way of protecting your business from the competition. A successful trademark application will also increase the sale value of your business. This is because a successful trademark application acts as an effective asset-protection tool that potential buyers or investors can take advantage of. The following are trademark tips that […]

Are You A Man Going Through A Divorce? Look At The Reasons You Should Ask For Alimony

21 October

Going through a divorce can be one of the most intense and stressful circumstances you will go through in your life. If you are worried about how you will make it without your wife, you may be experiencing a much higher level of stress, especially if you still have children at home. Learn more about […]

The Ultimate Injury: Workers’ Comp And Death Benefits

30 September

Most people know that if you are injured on the job, workers’ comp is available to pay for your medical expenses and to provide you with a portion of your wages while you recuperate. Sometimes, however, that injury results in death. When that happens, you should know that workers’ comp benefits are still available, and […]

What If A Landlord Discriminates Against You Based On Your Disability?

12 September

Housing discrimination is not limited to only race. Some individuals are discriminated against based on sexual orientation, disability, gender, religion, and a host of other criteria. Not only are there federal laws in place to prevent housing discrimination, but many states have laws that prohibit it. If you have a disability and are concerned that […]

Personal Injury? Avoid Mistakes When Communicating With The Adjuster

24 August

Injuring yourself at a place of business often means that you will need to file a personal injury claim in order to get the compensation that you deserve. Usually, this results in the business owner’s insurance company contacting you to attempt a settlement of your claim. Make sure you know what to do before you […]

Two Ways To Stop A Creditor From Taking Your Money Or Assets

04 August

The most powerful tool in a creditor’s box of tricks is the legal system. Using a variety of legal maneuvers including obtain court judgments, creditors can take your cash and assets to pay debts you owe them. Here are two things you can do to stop a creditor from taking your income or property. Claim […]

FAQs About Advance Directives

22 July

A major part of elder law revolves around future healthcare plans. You must decide what kind of care you want and put this in writing in case you are incapacitated. One option for settling the matter is to create an advance directive. If you are planning to do so, here is what you need to […]