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  • Essential Documents Your Lawyer Will Need To Make A Strong Bankruptcy Application

    A successful bankruptcy application starts with proper planning. Besides that, seeking a lawyer's counsel increases your chances of succeeding. A bankruptcy lawyer takes you through the bankruptcy laws so that you can understand the dos and don'ts of this legal process. In doing this, they will safeguard you from errors that might blow your chances of getting financial relief.  But, most importantly, an attorney helps you build a strong application through proper planning.
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  • Life Goals After An Accident: Compensation And Justice

    If you are injured by a careless driver, you are likely entitled to compensation. In most cases, the other driver just failed to follow the rules of the road or was distracted long enough for an accident to occur. There is another situation, however, that rises above an accident and the compensation can be very different too. Read on to find out about negligence and how it affects your accident compensation.
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  • Why It's Vital To Hire Auto Accidents Lawyers After Any Collision

    Vehicle accidents are common sources of injuries that can range from minor scratches to life-threatening injuries. They can occur due to a driver's negligence, such as speeding or running a red light, and other actions. It is also possible for car crashes to occur due to a mechanical failure in the vehicle itself. After a collision, it can be difficult to remember what happened and how to proceed. If you want less stress during this period, hiring an auto accidents lawyer is advisable.
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  • Reasons to Hire a Tax Attorney

    There are many resources for tax management, including computer programs, bookkeeping, and accounting services. Thus, it is difficult to know when you should retain the services of a tax attorney as opposed to using other resources. This post highlights the likely scenarios that indicate it's time to hire a tax attorney. Tax Disputes  Are you having a dispute with the Internal Revenue Services (IRS) or state tax agencies? If your answer to this question is affirmative, it is time to seek legal support.
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  • How To Recover Damages After You're Struck While Rummaging Through Your Car

    When you are trying to get something out of your car, the last thing you might expect is for a car to drive past and strike you. These types of injuries can be very serious and might lead to bone fractures that can prevent you from walking again. If you are involved in an accident like this, you will want to immediately go to the emergency room and then contact a personal injury attorney.
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  • How Income And Assets Affect Your Chapter 7 Filing

    When you file for bankruptcy, you are handing the responsibility for your financial situation over to the trustee for your case. In the case of chapter 7, the bankruptcy trustee has the power to determine whether or not your assets and income will allow you to file and what you can do to keep your property. To learn more about the role assets and income play with a chapter 7 bankruptcy filing, read below.
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  • Planning Bankruptcy? How To Handle Your Retirement Accounts

    Bankruptcy protection is an excellent legal tool to protect your finances and your future. But while you deal with debt issues from your past, it's important not to sacrifice your future and how you're saving for your own retirement. What important things should you do or avoid doing with retirement accounts while seeking bankruptcy relief? Here's what you need to know. 1. Keep Contributing Many people struggling with debt try to find extra money in their monthly budget any way they can.
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  • When The Workers' Compensation Insurer Won't Cooperate

    Hurt workers may be entitled to many benefits if their claim is approved. Unfortunately, workers who depend on those benefits can find that things don't go as smoothly as they might have hoped. Some workers end up fighting the workers' comp insurer, and that does not help an injury or illness get better. To find out more, read below. Benefits You Hope to Receive Workers' compensation is insurance paid for by your employer.
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  • Does Fertility Fraud Count As Medical Malpractice?

    The rise of 23andMe and other genealogy businesses has uncovered a type of fertility fraud involving doctors using their own sperm—instead of donor sperm—to impregnate patients. Although this is unethical on many levels, it may be difficult to win a medical malpractice lawsuit in this type of case, and here are the reasons why. Actions May Not Satisfy Negligence and Injury Requirements A medical malpractice lawsuit requires plaintiffs to show the doctor's actions were negligent, meaning the doctor deviated from the standard of care expected in their line of work and that that deviation resulted in injury to the patient.
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  • Getting Ready to Take Your Bankruptcy Education Class: What to Know

    To successfully file for bankruptcy, there are several requirements that filers had to meet. Educational classes are one of those requirements, and you cannot get your debt discharged if you don't take the classes. One of those classes has to be done before you file and the other has to be completed before your case is final. Read on to find out more about the debtor education class. Part of the Process
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