Archive for November, 2016
You had been planning for months. As soon as you found out that your son’s college wrestling team was going to compete in a meet within just two hours of your home, you began making very detailed plans. From reserving a block of hotel rooms so that your friends and family could stay together, to finding restaurants that could accommodate a group as large as 60, to designing and printing shirts to wear at the meet, you have been busy.
In all of your planning, however, the one thing that you did not prepare for was the carelessness of a semi-trick driver. You are more than thankful that no one was fatally hurt, but when that careless truck driver swerved into your lane during the last 30 minutes of the drive to the event, many of your plans became unnecessary. Your new list of weekend even
Are you looking for a certified court reporter or court reporting service? Or perhaps you need the services of a legal videographer to record a deposition? If so, you might be interested in knowing some information about court reporter requirements and other important details.
There were 21,200 court reporters in the United States as of 2012. Currently there are over 50,000 court reporters, over 70% of whom work outside the court. From the period of 2012-to-2022, employment opportunities for court reporters are expected to increase 10%.
If you would like to know more
When a person gets married, it is usually a time of celebration and joy, with very little thought going into what will happen if the marriage does not last. Most people approach the wedding day with the idea that the union that is about to be entered into will be a forever one. However sadly, this is not the case for all marriages. There are many divorces each and every year, and divorce attorneys across the country will not have any trouble finding cases to work any time in the near future.
Why to consider divorce attorneys
Divorce attorneys are not technically always necessary during divorce proceedings, but it is a good idea for many couples facing this difficult pro
Many people do not like to think about things like prenuptial agreements when they are planning their weddings but they can be very important to keeping their assets safe and separate from their partner’s. While there is a general ebb and flow when it comes to divorce rates in the United States, about 45% of all American first marriages end in divorce. Family law experts say that this is a reason all couples should investigate their options when it comes to drafting and signing prenuptial agreements.
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Any divorce that deals with child custody is much more complicated that those that do not. Every child custody case is different and they all have the potential to be painful for everyone involved. These issues are only magnified when the parties in question are celebrities at the level of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. Their divorce, much like their marriage, is something that almost everyone on the planet is paying attention to. This scrutiny only got more intense recently as lawyers for Jolie put out details about the current arrangements for the custody of the couple’s six children.
The statement that was released recently, says that Jolie will retain full custody of the six children but that Pitt will continue to have “therapeutic visits” with the children. No further explanation was
Hiring an attorney is not a job that you should take lightly. There are so many things that can happen that you need representation for and if you don’t have a good attorney, that could really change the course of your life. If something serious has happened to you and you need a top notch lawyer, like a DUI attorney or a criminal defense lawyer, then this especially applies to you. Here are a few things that you should look for when hiring a lawyer to represent you in court.
They meet with you in person during your initial interview.
It is a common practice for some law firms to send a legal aid or a paralegal to meet with new clients. While this is understandable when the law firm is busy a
Just recently, there are a story in the news about a semi truck that caused a major accident on the freeway of the i10 freeway in Arizona. It was a seven car pile up with many injuries and even fatalities. Truck accidents can be incredibly dangerous. Semi truck accident lawyers and all types of lawyers have to be involved in over to go over personal injury settlements. It can be a big deal and hiring a semi truck accident lawyer is not cheap. In order to avoid an accident with a semi truck, there are several things that you can do. Of course, you cannot control the way that other people drive, but here ar
No matter your job or employer, state laws require every occupation to come with workers compensation insurance. This is meant to protect you in case you get hurt on the job, so you will not be financially destitute for something that is not your fault. However, these laws change, so here are some common details of workers compensation that is basically the same nationwide.
1. Benefits will always be provided in case of an injury.
If the job injury was sustained in an accidental incident, each worker is entitled to basic statutory benefits from their employer.
2. The benefits include wages lost, medical benefits including paying for medical bills and any expenses related to death if the injury is serious.
Typically, employers cover anywhere from one-third to two-thirds of