Bankruptcy Tips: Should You Avoid It Or Lean In?

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Debt is a major problem for people throughout the US. This isn't simply because people are bad with money; there are many factors that can result in the best of us finding ourselves under a mountain of debt such as a sudden illness that makes us unable to work. When you're in such a debt crisis, one of the options that you can take is to file for bankruptcy. However, this is not an option a lot of people are scrambling to pick.

18 October 2018

Three Things An American Citizen Should Know About Marrying A Foreign National

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If you are an American citizen and are planning to marry a foreigner, there are certain things you should know because there are many misunderstandings about how the process works. The following are just a few things that you may not be aware of. Your spouse must be in the country legally It is a common misconception that if an American citizen marries a person who is in the country illegally, this person automatically becomes a legal resident and can then obtain a green card.

11 September 2018

Pros And Cons Of Specifying That You Want To Be Kept On Life Support

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One of the biggest questions that you'll need to consider when you're drafting up a living will to share with your family members is whether you should be kept alive via life support. As a result of a serious accident, life-threatening illness, or other medical issues, your care team will need to consult with your immediate family members to ascertain your wishes. When you've provided a living will, your family will know how your doctors should approach your care.

8 August 2018

Own A Business? How A Commercial Litigation Attorney Can Help Your Company

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If you are a business owner or an executive at a large business, your biggest duty is to ensure that the business stays afloat. As such, it's important that you avoid any sort of legal issues or disputes. This article will list three reasons why you and your business may want to consider hiring the help of a commercial litigation attorney.  Shareholder Issues When you are a majority shareholder in a business, you may run into more than a few issues; especially when it comes to making big executive decisions.

4 July 2018

What To Expect If You Are Called For Possible Jury Duty

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If you have just received notification through the mail that you are being called for jury selection and you have never gone through this process before, you might find yourself wondering what you can expect. Keep reading in order to have a better understanding of what you are about to experience. The Selection Process Many people are going to receive the same exact notice that you have, but there are limited seats for the actual jury.

1 June 2018

Release Your Vehicle From An Impound Lot And Defend Yourself During Traffic Court

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If you park in a busy downtown area, you likely encounter situations where you are rushing to attain a parking spot so that you aren't late for work. If your vehicle was recently towed for being parked in a tow-away zone that was not clearly marked, you may still be liable for some hefty fines. Keep your cool as you attempt to get your vehicle back and defend yourself during a traffic court hearing.

7 May 2018

3 Reasons To Consider Volunteering For Your Local Juvenile Justice System

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When you think about people getting in trouble with the law, you probably think about adults who commit crimes; however, many children find themselves a part of the justice system as well. In many jurisdictions, there is actually a separate juvenile justice system. These systems are generally designed to help rehabilitate minors after they commit crimes to help them get on the right path. If you have never thought about volunteering, you might consider volunteering with your local juvenile justice system.

2 April 2018