Product-related injuries are a serious concern for consumers and businesses alike. Businesses can face injury lawsuits due to liability for product-related personal injuries, but only if you understand exactly what your rights are and how to pursue a case. If you've been injured by the use or malfunction of a product, a personal injury lawyer may be able to help you. Here are the three primary types of defects that can lead to a product liability case.
2 March 2016
Prior to closing, you have the right to make a walkthrough of the home you are buying and inspect it for damages. If you find damages during the walkthrough, you and your real estate attorney can take steps to ensure that repairs are either done before close or that you receive funds to take care of the repairs yourself. Before attempting to negotiate with the seller, here is what you need to know.
6 January 2016
If you are thinking about filing for bankruptcy, there are a few things you will want to consider first to be sure that you are making the best possible decision. Bankruptcy isn't always the right option for many people, but if it is for you, then it can be scary moving forward if you aren't really sure how it will ultimately benefit you. Here's what you need to consider before filing for bankruptcy:
13 November 2015
Divorce is a tough life period for anybody to go through, which is why you need to move forward in a way that lets you keep your mental health, finances and overall future intact. When you employ the best tips that will help you in that regard, it becomes easier to deal with the stress and pressure that can be detrimental during that time period. If you need to make the most of your divorce, follow the points in this article to help you move through it.
24 July 2015
An overpayment of your Social Security disability benefits is possible. If it happens, you are expected to pay back the money that you received. If you are in the process of filing for bankruptcy, there is a chance that you could get the overpayment debt discharged. Can the Overpayment Be Discharged? Unlike other debts that are owed to the government, such as certain tax payments and child support, there is a possibility that you can have an overpayment from the Social Security Administration, or SSA, discharged.
16 July 2015
If you want help drafting a living will or a trust, what questions should you ask him or her to ensure a good fit? It's a good idea to have an estate plan, because it will ensure that your wishes are fulfilled after you're gone. Below you will find five questions to ask an attorney during the interview process: What is your fee schedule? For many clients, the most important question to ask an estate lawyer is what their fees are.
8 July 2015
In some states, it is possible to legally hold the other woman or man responsible for the destruction of your marriage. Alienation affection, or criminal conversation, lawsuits are complicated and each case must meet certain criteria. If you are thinking of filing a lawsuit against the other woman or man, here is what you need to know. What Is Alienation of Affection? If your spouse was unfaithful to you, you can allege that the person he or she cheated with caused your spouse to take affection away from you.
26 June 2015
Separation before a divorce may be mandated by the court, or you may choose it as a way of gauging whether or not you can save your marriage. Once you have decided to divorce, however, you ought to start the process as soon as possible. Having a long separation may ruin your finances. Increased Debts One of these challenges is the possibility of increased debts. A lengthy separation increases the possibility of your partner accruing mode debts.
3 June 2015
If you've filed a claim for worker's compensation, you will have a nurse case manager assigned to you. This is an individual you may see each time you have a doctor's appointment. So, just who is this person and what do they do? Read on to find out. The jobs of a nurse case manager Their primary role is to get you healthy so you can go back to work, while keeping costs under control.
20 May 2015
If you are going through a divorce, the issue of spousal support may have surfaced. Spousal support, also known as alimony, is available for spouses who need financial assistance from a divorcing spouse. You may not be sure if you are eligible for this support, but you should think carefully before you turn down the opportunity to receive it. Read on for 10 important facts about spousal support to help you make your decision.
18 May 2015