What Is Estate Planning?

Estate Planning Lawyers In legal terms, your estate includes your cash, real estate, cars, and any other assets you own, along with any debts that you owe. Estate planning then is the set of preparations you make for how you want your estate handled upon your death or if you…...

Fault and No-Fault Divorce

Divorce Lawyer Hundreds of thousands of divorces occur every year in America. The majority of divorces are painful, tedious, and lengthy. Specific laws for divorce vary state by state, however, the process remains relatively similar. Divorces require documents, records, negotiations, and sometimes trial. Generally, divorces start with separation, followed by…...

The Value of a Case

If you are involved in a motor vehicle accident that was caused by another party, it is expected that you will think the at fault party will cover any damages. This is the importance of car insurance. The driver will not be the one paying out-of-pocket for damages in those…...

Steps to Take Following a Work-Related Accident

Personal Injury Lawyer In all industries, workplace injuries are a possibility. In 2015, employers paid about $61 billion on workers’ compensation benefits alone. If you are injured at work, then odds are, you are entitled to workers’ compensation as workers compensation lawyers, like from Hickey & Turim, SC, can explain.…...

Dangers of Drug Diversion

Dangers of Drug Diversion Many substances that have legitimate medical uses also have a high potential for abuse. However, they are dangerous when not taken under a doctor's supervision. The government places controls on these substances, regulating when they can be prescribed to patients for medical complaints and for how…...

OBTAINING EVIDENCE OF A DEFENSE EXPERT’S BIAS

  Evidence that an expert witness is biased is highly relevant, and can often be the best means of debunking the testimony of a polished professional defense medical expert.    How, then, can a plaintiff obtain evidence of a defense expert’s bias?  A plaintiff who desires this information has some…...

Alimony and Living with Someone Else

Living with someone else while you are going through a divorce can cause issues in court if your current living condition is one of the reasons your spouse is so angry. It can, in fact, affect the division of your marital property. However, if you and your spouse are willing…...

Child Abuse and Neglect

The difference between child neglect and child abuse can be very small but also very large depending on where you’re located. Laws vary from state to state so it is important to understand the difference because they both incur different punishments. It is natural for parents to cling to their…...