A Law Career

  • Divorce And Credit Card Debt: The Basics

    29 September 2015

    Getting divorced is a difficult experience in the best of circumstances, but it's even more complicated when a large amount of credit card debt is involved. Credit card obligations cannot be ignored, however, even when a marriage is dissolving. Not dealing effectively with this issue could put your financial future at risk. This article looks at some of the basic facts you need to know concerning this serious topic.  Responsibility  Perhaps the key question regarding the issue of credit card debt and divorce is whether you are responsible for the debt.

  • 2 Reasons To Hire A Probate Lawyer When A Loved One Dies Without A Will

    9 September 2015

    If a close loved one passes away and does not have a will, you may want to seek advice from a probate lawyer. A will is an important document used to distribute assets after a person dies, and this distribution can get tricky when there is no will to work with. Here are two reasons you should get legal help for this situation. To Understand The Probate Process When a person dies, the probate court is used regardless of whether there is a will or not.

  • 3 Ways A Social Security Attorney Can Help You

    19 August 2015

    If you want to receive compensation for an injury you sustained at work, you may need to rely on the expertise of a social security attorney to do so. There is a great deal of paperwork that must be completed and it's important to get these done accurately to improve your chances of receiving payment.  By knowing specific ways your attorney can assist you, you can be more prepared to get the money you need.

  • 3 Myths About Being Arrested For A DWI

    5 August 2015

    Not only do you threaten the safety of others when drinking and driving, but there is the possibility of getting arrested for a DWI. It can be tough to clear your name of the legal issues surrounding a DWI. Learn the truth behind the following three myths to avoid getting a DWI. Myth: You Are Sober If You Can Pass A Sobriety Test Many people think that if they are sober enough to pass a sobriety test, they are sober enough to drive.

  • Boom, Boom...Ow! Why You Could Need a Personal Injury Lawyer after Independence Day

    22 July 2015

    Aside from all the holiday fun with explosives that comes with the Fourth of July, there is always a concern for accidents and injuries. Once the dazzling displays are over, if you are left, burned, injured, or otherwise maimed, you should get in touch with someone who can help you determine if the injuries were caused by the negligence of someone else. Here are three situations in which you would need a good lawyer after an Independence Day celebration that went terribly wrong.

  • Two Personal Injury Lawsuit Questions Answered

    4 July 2015

    Suffering an injury can be a remarkably expensive problem, and if these incidents stem from the actions of another person, a personal injury lawsuit may be the only option for ensuring that you get the justice and compensation you deserve. For those that have never experienced a personal injury lawsuit, the entire process can seem overwhelmingly complicated. However, if you understand these two questions about injury cases lawsuits, you will be far better informed when it comes to pursuing justice for your injuries.

  • 3 Things You Need To Know Before You File For Bankruptcy

    18 June 2015

    For a lot of people, debt can be suffocating - especially those who have a tremendous amount of it. Whenever you feel like you have just too much debt to pay off, you have the option of filing for bankruptcy. However, bankruptcy is not a cure-all solution for your debt problems. Here are three things you need to know before you file for bankruptcy. 1. You will need to go through credit counseling before you can file.

  • What You Need To Know About Entering A Business Agreement

    4 June 2015

    If you are entering a business agreement with another person it is important that both of you know what you are getting into. This is why the contract is so important. This is the document that will bind the two of you together and ensure that both parties follow the designated guidelines. Before you enter into the contract there are some things that you need to do. Here are a couple ways things to do:

  • 3 Things That Can Happen If Your Taxes Aren't Prepared Correctly

    2 June 2015

    Filing your income taxes can be easy or it can be extremely complicated. For most people, it causes so much stress that they will pay for tax preparation services so they don't have to do their own taxes at all. Whether you do your own taxes or have someone else do them for you, there is always the potential to make a mistake. Unfortunately, making mistakes doesn't sit very well with the IRS.

  • Protect Yourself By Learning How To Recognize Sexual Harassment

    19 May 2015

    According to one study, more than 50% of people surveyed had experienced some form of sexual harassment within the workplace. While a common occurrence, the unfortunate reality is that there are a number of people who have been victims of sexual harassment, but were unaware of the signs. Contrary to popular belief, sexual harassment comes in many different forms. Make sure you notice how to recognize sexual harassment to keep yourself protected.