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Worried About Your Next Case? 3 Reasons You Need A Mock Jury

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When it comes to trial, you’ve got one opportunity to sway the jury to your way of thinking. If you fail to do that, you fail to win your case. Not only does that ruin your track record, it also ruins your clients life. When lives are on the line, you need to know that you’re putting your best face forward, and presenting the best representation for your client. Unfortunately, you can’t call the jury in for a practice session.…

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Three Things To Find Out About Your State's Divorce Laws

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Although there are a few federal laws that apply to divorce, mostly in the realm of child support requirements, divorce in the United States is largely regulated on the state level. This means that getting divorced in one state may be a somewhat different process–and involve different legal requirements–than getting divorced in another state. This is very important to consider if you are thinking of getting a divorce. You need to make sure you know what laws apply in your particular state.…

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Horror Tales Of Special Education: Stop Yours With A Special Education Lawyer

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It is most unfortunate that the children for whom teachers should care for and protect the most are often the most victimized. Special needs children often cannot fight back, verbalize what is happening to them at school, or, if they do fight back, they are restrained and removed from the classroom because a teacher claims it was “self-defense.” If your child has been the victim of an abusive or neglectful teacher, you need to a) report it, and b) get a special education lawyer.…

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Fed Up: Getting Compensated For Food Poisoning

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A nice night out to a local restaurant could turn into a very bad experience. The potential to contract a food-borne illness, such as salmonella, is ever present. This illness is thesecond most common food-borne illness affecting those in the United States, and it is spread by consuming contaminated food or water. Read on for a better understanding of salmonella poisoning and how to get compensated. Salmonella Poisoning Almost no food is off-limits for the bacteria that causes salmonella, but often it is found in poultry, meat, and eggs.…

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Benefits of Hiring a Probate Attorney to Obtain Court Probate Settlement of Your Deceased Relative's Estate

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It’s always best if your relative plans in advance how an estate should be divided and who is entitled to receive assets from the estate. When there is no planning before the relative dies, you can expect all kinds of complications to arise from disgruntled family members. They may threaten to have a probate court intercede with a probate court action. You will need to hire a probate attorney to sort out the issues.…

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Avoiding Gym Injuries

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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 and what to do if you do get injured. Safe and courteous workout tips. 1. Workout equipment can get sweaty and covered with germs, so take advantage of the anti-bacterial wipes available at the gym (or bring your own) to wipe down the areas you touched on the equipment.…

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Divorcing The Less Contentious Way: Collaborative Divorce

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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 you are interested in learning more about how the collaborative divorce process works, read on.…

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Top 4 Estate Planning Mistakes To Avoid

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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 estate plan. Just be careful to avoid some common mistakes along the way. Assuming You Don’t Need One…

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Tips To Help Boost The Value Of Your Trademark

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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 will come in handy in helping you get the most out of your trademark. Be aware of common law trademarking rights…

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

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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 how you can rightfully ask for alimony from your soon-to-be ex-spouse. Determining Your Eligibility For Alimony…

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