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  • When You Are Hurt As A Passenger In A Car Accident

    Car accident injuries can result in a permanent disability, leaving you unable to work or enjoy life as you once did. While it is clear who you file a personal injury claim against when you are one driver in a two-car accident, it is less obvious who will be the defendant in a case when you are the passenger. If you are seriously injured, you will need to take a careful look at who was at fault for the accident and decide if you have a viable claim to be compensated by the insurance provider of the drivers involved.
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  • How A Defense Attorney Can Help You Effectively Respond To A DUI Charge

    Everyone makes mistakes on the road at some point. One of the more serious automotive charges you could face is a DUI. If you're facing this charge and are looking for assistance, contact a DUI defense attorney. They can help you manage this stressful situation in several ways.  Assess the Strength of Your Case For a DUI defense attorney to know what tactics to implement with your case, they must first assess the strength of your case.
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  • Injured At Work? 4 Workers Compensation Mistakes That Can Cost You Dearly

    Work-related injuries are no laughing matter. In fact, work-related injuries can affect every aspect of your life. Workers compensation is there to help you recover from those injuries. However, you need to avoid mistakes when applying for those benefits. Here are four such mistakes that you should avoid. Avoid Delays in Reporting Injuries If you've been injured on the job, you need to file a report immediately. You may be tempted to wait and see if the injuries get better, but that's the worst thing you can do.
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  • Top Reasons To File For An At-Fault Divorce

    It's no secret that marriage can be difficult at various intervals.  Trying to get along with your spouse about every situation may be more than you can do. This is especially true if you have significant issues and your spouse is the reason for these. If this is the case, you may qualify for filing for an at-fault divorce. Knowing some of the reasons to file for this divorce can be helpful.
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  • A Night Of Fun Gone Wrong -- Building A Personal Injury Case After A Bar Fight

    A night of going out and having a good time can, and often does leave the door open for legal issues. When alcohol is at play in crowded public places, incidents sometimes happen that people wish they could take back. The ugly side of the bar and club scene rears its head when people get into fights. If you were attacked during a night out, it's important that you don't just chalk it up as the price of admission to the night scene.
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  • Home-Related Details To Outline In Your Separation Agreement

    In a separation, it's common for one spouse to remain in the home — often with the children, if there are any — while the other finds another place to live on a temporary basis. It's a good idea for you and your spouse to meet with an attorney to write up a separation agreement. One of the many legal services that family attorneys provide is help with separation agreements. This document will outline your roles during this challenging time in your relationship.
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  • Pedestrian vs. Car: How Walkers Can Get Compensation After An Accident

    If you were involved in a car accident as a pedestrian, you likely sustained some injuries, even if the driver who hit you was going at a low speed. Cars have enough weight and force to cause substantial and lasting bodily damage, and you deserve compensation to help cover the financial challenges you face as a result. If you are wondering how you can begin the process of getting the compensation you need after a pedestrian accident, follow these guidelines.
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  • Is It Time For The Final Breakup?

    When you were newlyweds you more than likely never even imagined that you would end up getting a divorce. Now, perhaps even after seeing a marriage counselor, after consistently trying everything you could think of to save your marriage, you may have faced the sad fact that you and your spouse will soon be dissolving your marriage. Of course, you probably are facing many different emotions. On one hand, you may be profoundly sad that you weren't able to make your dreams come true.
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  • Three Debt-Related Tips To Remember During Divorce Proceedings

    When you're going through a divorce, it's easy to be focused on the assets that you and your spouse currently share that you'll soon be dividing. However, you should also give some thought to your collective debts. Debt might not be something that you enjoy talking about, but there's no better time to do so than now. Together with your divorce attorney, you and your spouse can go over your debt and come up with plans on how to divide it fairly.
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  • Teen Arrested? How You Can Protect Your Child

    The first goal of a parent is to protect their child. However, children sometimes make bad decisions -- decisions that could land them behind bars. If your child has been charged with a crime, it is a serious matter. It's vital you know what to do to protect your child. Here are some things you should do now.  Take the Matter Seriously You and your child must take the matter seriously.
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