Legal Guide

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Leaving The US After Obtaining A Green Card: Immigration Laws

Many immigrants have gone through the lengthy procedure to get a green card in the United States. For many immigrants, the day they receive their green card is celebrated as a life-changing milestone.     However, there are certain conditions that the US Immigration have in place which warrant the removal of  a     green card holder's permanent... ❯❯❯

NY State Bankruptcy Laws Compared To Other States

If you are a New York resident considering filing for bankruptcy, there are some important things you need to know. While US bankruptcy laws are governed by federal law and share certain similarities across the nation, the state of New York has a different process. Here’s what you should know when filing for bankruptcy in New York and how the process differs in other states.   Credit... ❯❯❯

Can You Still Buy a Home after Declaring Bankruptcy?

Declaring bankruptcy is often a decision that people will do everything in their power to avoid. Though it is not an ideal financial decision, a lot of people are discovering that they can recover and rebuild their financial stability after declaring bankruptcy. One financial hurdle that people who have a past record of bankruptcy need to get through is finding their perfect home to live in.... ❯❯❯

Things To Consider When Hiring a Lawyer in Richmond Hill

There are so many different situations that can happen in life that will require a person to seek out legal help. Finding a way to get the right lawyer can be a bit easier said than done. Usually, there will be a number of different things that need to happen in order to narrow down the selection of lawyers in a given area. The first thing to do in this process is to make a list of the available... ❯❯❯

A Day In The Life Of A Criminal Lawyer

Criminal lawyers are the most infamous solicitors in the industry. That’s because of their high profile appearances in films and on the news. It’s an exciting, and fast-paced world. In fact, it’s one of the most adrenaline-pumping jobs in law. Let’s face it, no-one ever made a movie about a business lawyer drawing up contracts, did they? Criminal lawyers are faced with some... ❯❯❯

Understanding Who is Qualified for a Disability Tax Credit for Mental Illness

Suffering from a mental illness is quite a serious issue and one that affects many more Canadians than many people are aware of. These diseases can affect a person’s physical well-being, as well as their ability to have relationships with family members and friends. Believe it or not, one in every five Canadians are going to suffer from some type of mental illness during their life. While... ❯❯❯

4 Things You Might Not Know About Facing Criminal Charges

Most of us will go through life without ever facing police charges. However, some of us will. Worse still, an unfortunate few will face them despite being innocent. Innocent or not, it’s important to understand that there is a chance of being arrested at some stage in your life. Knowing how to deal with this unenviable situation is a must. As with most things, knowledge is power. You should... ❯❯❯

What To Do If You're A Victim Of Police Misconduct

Everyone assumes that the police are there to uphold the law of the land. They get involved when people are breaking the law, and they help to keep us safe in our communities. For the most part, those are the things that they do - and they do them well. But, in a few rare cases, they get things wrong. They might do so by mistake, for example. Of course, there are times where the police do things... ❯❯❯

The Best Legal Approach to Take if You're a Victim

When you find yourself a victim of anything you need to take legal action. It could be that you’re the victim of a crime. Or it might be a personal injury or accident at work. Whatever it is you need to think about the best legal approach. Here are some legal strategies to help you with this. Make a Statement It’s important that you try to remember as much detail as possible about... ❯❯❯

Working Professional? Here's Why You Might Need to Hire a Lawyer

As a working professional, there are plenty of reasons why you may want to hire a lawyer. Have a think about the sorts of situations you find yourself in. A lawyer is for your legal protection. So here is a list of a few scenarios in which you might need a lawyer. Your Rights You have to remember that as a working professional you have rights. And it’s important to make sure those rights... ❯❯❯