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Tips For Helping A Child Through A Sex Abuse Situation

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The number of children that are sexually assaulted is alarming, based on reports. Studies show that about one out of every nine female children and about one out of 50 male children are assaulted during their childhood. The numbers are even more alarming if you consider the assaults that don’t get reported. If you know a child that is being abused, or if you suspect abuse, it’s important that you take all of the necessary legal steps. Read More»

Should You Fight For Sole Custody? Maybe Not

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When couples with children split, the fight for sole custody often ensues, but this path isn’t always the right one. Any loving parent should have unrestricted access to their children, but it’s important to understand that a parent can maintain a healthy relationship with their child without sole custody. In some instances, a sole custody battle is unnecessary and not worth the fight. Joint Custody Is Less of a Fight Read More»

What Can Change The Timeline Of Your Personal Injury Case

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Have you suffered an injury and want to go through the legal channels necessary to receive compensation? If so, you’re likely wondering how long this process will take. Here are some factors that can affect the timing of your personal injury case. The Type Of Case There are many types of personal injury cases out there, with the complexity of each case being a big factor in how long it will take to complete the process. Read More»

An Overview Of DUI School

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If you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI), one of the things you may hear a lot about is the DUI school. Your DUI attorney might suggest attending DUI school as well. Below is a brief overview of DUI schools. What It Is A DUI school is a program that teaches its attendees about DUI laws, alcohol laws, drunk driving, and the effects of drunk driving on the community. Read More»

What To Expect During A Personal Injury Case

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When you’re injured due to the negligence of another party, such as a slipping and falling at a grocery store due to hazardous floors or being bitten by someone’s dog who was not properly secured, you’re entitled to a monetary settlement. However, most people have little to no experience with personal injury cases, so they don’t know what to do or what to expect. Having a basic understanding of the timeline of a personal injury claim can help make the process less confusing and overwhelming. Read More»

Revoked Or Suspended? How To Handle DUI Driver's License Matters

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You can easily place your driving privileges in jeopardy with a charge of driving under the influence (DUI). One of the first things that happen after an arrest is the confiscation of your driver’s license and, if you are convicted of a DUI, it may take you some time to get your regular license back. Read on to find out more about driver’s license revocation and suspension. The Differences Between Suspended and Revoked Read More»

What To Expect When Appealing A Social Security Disability Benefits Denial

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Social Security disability benefits are designed to provide a source of income for individuals who are physically or mentally incapacitated and unable to hold a job. For many people, Social Security disability benefits are a much needed financial safety net helps keep a roof over their head and food on the table when one does not have a regular paycheck. However, getting approved for Social Security disability benefits is not an easy task, and many people have their initial application denied. Read More»

3 Key Reasons To Hire An Attorney When Facing Disability Discrimination

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Having a disability doesn’t mean you deserve to be treated unfairly at work. If you are between treated differently because of a disability, such as being denied promotions or opportunities that other people are receiving or not receiving accommodations that would help you work with your disability more comfortably, that’s a form of discrimination. In this case, you would want to hire a disability discrimination attorney. They can help you in many ways. Read More»

Time To Prepare For The Future? 4 Ways To Avoid Mistakes With Your Estate Plan

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If you’re in the process of preparing your estate plan, take the necessary steps to avoid problems down the road. The last thing you want is for your estate plans to contain errors that will delay the transfer of property to your loved ones. Here are four steps you need to take when planning your estate. Plan for the Probate Costs When it comes to estate plans, probate costs are often overlooked. Read More»