Legal Guide

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Online wills...cost savers, or potential pitfalls?

Online legal resources are becoming more and more popular.  Do a Google search for "online wills" or "online estate plan" and you're likely to see dozens of options that range in price and quality.  But how do you know whether an online will is right for you?  And if an online estate plan is right for you, how do you decide which one to go with?  Here's some tips to help you... ❯❯❯

The Do's And Don't's Of Dealing With Personal Injury

The Do's And Don't's Of Dealing With Personal InjuryPersonal injuries are all too common. Perhaps almost as common is the way that claimants can seriously harm their own chances. To get the best possible claim, you need to start doing the right thing immediately from the moment after the injury. If you ever find yourself a victim of someone else’s negligence, here’s what you should and should not do. Photo Credit Do: Collect... ❯❯❯

The Effects of Social Media and Academia in Social Justice Movements

The history of the United States has proven to be cyclical in some respects, providing opportunities ripe for change. The legal end of slavery, women’s suffrage, civil rights and current movements against social inequality stand as examples of this tendency. This nation’s narrative might be described as opposite ideological forces resisting against each other, sometimes with new laws... ❯❯❯

Ending It Amicably: Divorce 101 for Couple Who Want to Remain Friends

Despite the potential for acrimony in such a stressful situation as a divorce, it is possible to achieve an amicable solution and come out the other side as friends, even when the romance has gone out of your relationship. If you approach your impending divorce in the right way and despite using a divorce lawyer to get a fair deal and tie up the legal aspects of the arrangement, it is perfectly... ❯❯❯

5 Awful Things that Can Make a Personal Injury Settlement Large

5 Awful Things that Can Make a Personal Injury Settlement Large In the event that you've recently been injured in an accident in Florida, there's a good chance that you have many questions about your rights and what you need to do to protect them going forward. Unfortunately, some accidents are more devastating than others. In these situations, when you have suffered catastrophic injuries, and are dealing with the emotional ramifications, and the expenses... ❯❯❯

Who is Liable in a Trucking Accident in Florida?

Who is Liable in a Trucking Accident in Florida? As with any vehicle accident, the repercussions of being involved in a wreck can impact a victim's life for the remainder of his or her life. Understanding the common reasons for trucking accidents and understanding your rights and responsibilities in the event that you have a legal claim is important for protecting yourself. Unfortunately, the number of truck accidents is on the rise in the... ❯❯❯

Is Uber and Lightning Partnership, Legal?

Anyone who has ever been to a sports stadium in the middle of a big city has likely found out that getting in and out of the area is not an easy endeavor. Tampa Bay Lightning fans are especially inconvenienced by the area's inability to house enough space for walkers, motorists, and cabs for hire. Not being to keep up with the high demand, management was looking for a reasonable way to overcome... ❯❯❯

Gun trafficking is totally legal, or is it?

The phrase gun trafficking gets thrown around as if everyone is in consensus about what that really is and how to tackle it legally. But, the truth is, that although people have a notion of the meaning of “gun trafficking”, there are currently no real laws against it. Caroline Maloney, a Democrat from New York, first learned about the limitation of gun trafficking laws during the Fast... ❯❯❯

A Talented Lawyer Can Win Your Healthcare Case

The field of healthcare law can tend to be very complicated. There are many different state and federal laws that a lawyer needs to know in order to give you effective legal representation in court. Therefore, you need to go out of your way to secure the services of a talented lawyer with many years handling cases related to healthcare. This is the only way that you can be sure you will have a... ❯❯❯

Noah’s Law Leads To Tougher Drunk Driving Laws In Maryland

There are not many people in the US who would argue that driving while under the influence or while intoxicated, is a safe practice, nor would many oppose the strict laws in place. Unfortunately, even with massive campaigns and strict DUI laws across the nation, DUI continues to take the lives of thousands per year across the US. Maryland last week took steps to make the drunk-driving laws more... ❯❯❯