Legal Guide

Legal Guide (Page 18)

Unsure if you have a personal injury claim? Check out the most common cases here.

Life is here to be enjoyed. Which means that when something goes wrong and it wasn’t your fault, it’s not only inconvenient, but it has the potential to be utterly devastating. This is where a personal injury claim comes in. A personal injury claim is when the victim of an incident files for compensation after the negligence of another party resulted in causing them harm. Harm that... ❯❯❯

How to Request a Loved One’s Medical Records After Death

The loss of a loved one is already difficult to deal with without the added pressure of obtaining their medical records. There may be many reasons that you need to obtain these records and you are well within your rights to request them. If they have received negligent medical care and you want to make a claim, obtaining their medical records is a great start alongside getting legal advice. If... ❯❯❯

Tripped and Fell? 5 Ways to Build a Stronger Case

If you’re one of the thousands of people who are injured in a slip and fall incident each year then you might be wondering where you stand legally. And whether or not you’re entitled to some kind of compensation. Afterall, it wasn’t your fault! A slip or trip within a building, parking lot, shopping mall or store is usually the responsibility of the property manager. Esepically... ❯❯❯

The Bankruptcy Means Test: What It Is, Why It Matters?

If you are considering filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, you will be required to complete the bankruptcy means test. This test is used to determine if your income qualifies you to file for this type of bankruptcy. Chapter 7 is a type of bankruptcy in which the nonexempt possessions of the debtor are sold, or liquidate, in order to satisfy the amount owed. In order to qualify for Chapter7, however,... ❯❯❯

How Can a Property Claims Lawyer Help You After a Natural Disaster

Every year, natural disasters cause billions of dollars in structural damage. Even if you’re not in an area frequently hit by floods, tornadoes or wildfires, you could be hit hard when something unexpected happens in your town. When your home sustains damage in a fire or a storm, rebuilding is difficult. You have to put your life on hold and maybe even find someplace else to live while... ❯❯❯

5 Facts About Summer Car Accidents

Summertime brings sunshine and smiles, but it also brings something far darker: car accidents. It may come as a surprise, but summer is the most dangerous time of year to drive. There might not be snow on the roads, but that doesn’t mean they are safer to drive on. Stay aware when you are behind the wheel with these five facts. 1. July and August Are the Deadliest Months Americans spend... ❯❯❯

Why Your Choice of Divorce Lawyers Matters: How to Choose the Right One

Let’s face the facts. Going through a divorce can be one of the ugliest and most stressful situations you may ever encounter during the course of your lifetime. In fact, divorce can get especially nasty if there are children involved or valuable property to be divided fairly according to the laws in your state. While any attorney at law can represent you in a divorce suit, it’s wise to... ❯❯❯

3 Steps to Take After Being Injured in a Slip and Fall Accident

If you’ve recently been injured in a slip and fall accident, the last thing you probably want to think about is “taking steps” of any kind. While it may be best for you to get your rest in order to facilitate a complete healing process, there are some figurative steps you can take to ensure that you’re compensated for the cost of medical bills, your inability to work, and... ❯❯❯

Building a strong case is essential for claiming compensation for personal injury

Just because you hurt yourself in an accident and suffer injuries, it does not mean that you can get compensation from the other party. Compensation is available only when you can establish that the accident happened due to the fault of the other party no matter whether it is a car accident or slip and fall. According to Dennis Hernandez Tampa auto law expert when your injuries result from some... ❯❯❯

Responding to a criminal case when you are innocent – How can a criminal lawyer help?

The present-day world has order and crime walking together! The legal system is meant to bring balance and justice to the real world filled with corruption and unrest. However, there are times when innocent people get framed for criminal acts they haven't committed and get arrested. Here the legal system is expected to act in a way that the righteous person gets a favorable verdict and justice.... ❯❯❯