You probably made the right decision when hiring a lawyer to help you with your workers' compensation case. Now, it's important to continue making the right decisions while your lawyer is helping you handle your case. These are some of the decisions that you should not make after hiring an attorney. 1. Withhold Information from Your Attorney There might be some facts about your workplace accident that you might not really want to share with anyone, such as if you were doing something that you weren't supposed to be doing at the time of the accident or if you think that you might have failed your drug test.
13 September 2018
A divorce means different things to different people. In most cases, it will take some adjustment to get used to life after divorce, depending on how long you were married, whether or not you had children, whether you stopped working while married, etc. Many people will find the first few years after a divorce to be particularly chaotic. Disagreements and disappointments will be many. This is because most people don't know how to handle the logistics brought on by divorce.
6 August 2018
Married couples choose to get divorced for a long list of reasons. Sometimes, there will be a catalyst event — for example, one spouse cheats on his or her partner, who decides then and there that divorce is the way to proceed. In other cases, something may simmer along for a while before one spouse decides that he or she has had enough. This is often the case with what divorce attorneys call "
30 May 2018
Your lawyer will surely be involved in helping you select the right jury for a case. However, there are some things you should be aware of so that you can help confirm the correct choices. Not Prejudiced Unfortunately, many citizens are prejudiced in some way. They may have implicit favor towards people of a specific race, gender, or social class. Getting the truth about these feelings can be tough, but do try to ask questions that would weed out someone who is biased against you.
30 May 2018
What It Is In most cases, a crime is only a crime if you intentionally committed the criminal act; the lack of intention or knowledge can be a defense in many cases. For example, if you are accused of stealing someone's phone, you may be able to defend yourself successfully if you can prove that you honestly believed that the phone was yours (maybe you had a similar model in the same color).
4 April 2018
If you need to file for workers comp, you'll find that the process is quite difficult and long. Throughout the process, there are things that could cause the claim to be completely denied or potentially delay it. Unfortunately, many people don't know what mistakes they can make along the way. Here are some things you might do that can be a problem. You Don't Tell The Truth Lying is not just a morally wrong thing to do, but it can cause you to not win your workers comp case.
4 April 2018
If you are going through a divorce, you probably already know how stressful it can be. It is not unusual to feel a great deal of frustration during a divorce, as you go through the process, but that doesn't give you a free pass on making mistakes. Too many people make divorce so emotional that they don't use their rational brain to make decisions, and instead, act of hurt, revenge, or anger.
3 March 2018
The time right after a car wreck can be a confusing and stressful mess. You might be dealing with injuries, a wrecked car, missing work, and the insurance claim. While it's easy to let your guard down at this time, you must remember to use extreme caution when speaking to anyone about the wreck, especially the insurance adjuster. Read on to learn more. Talking to your own insurance adjuster Most people don't really take the time to read all that small print that comes with their auto insurance policy, but if you did you might find some surprising rules.
29 January 2018
If you have had the misfortune to be hit by a careless driver, you are entitled to several forms of money damages. Every way that your life has been impacted by the wreck should be returned to you in the form of monetary compensation, such as medical expenses, lost wages, repairing your vehicle, pain and suffering, and much more. If your accident was witnessed, your chances of success increase with their testimony.
27 December 2017
If you have suffered due to the negligence of someone else, either an individual or a company, you may have started to think about whether or not you have a case for a lawsuit. To help you have a better understanding of whether you should go ahead and get in contact with a negligence attorney, you will want to read through the following points. If these points ring true as a part of life that you are now dealing with, it may be time to retain a skilled attorney to help fight this battle for you:
28 November 2017