Exploring Social Security Cases and Outcomes

  • How Is A Worker's Compensation Attorney Compensated?

    28 August 2020

    When you are injured at work and are not able to work, you may find that money is much tighter than it would otherwise be. You might also find your workers' compensation claim has been wrongfully denied by the insurance provider. The good news is that if you need a workers' compensation attorney you will not need to pay for him yourself.  How Contingency Fees Work A workers' compensation attorney is usually paid a contingency fee.

  • How To Avoid An Eviction For Disturbing A Neighbor

    30 July 2020

    Non-payment of rent is the most common reason that tenants are evicted from their apartments. However, there are several other reasons for an eviction that may leave you scratching your head and wondering if the eviction is legitimate, such as the accusation that you are disrupting other tenants. If you are being evicted on these grounds, you'll want to speak with an eviction attorney. The Proper Eviction Procedure To evict a tenant for disrupting other tenants, the landlord must present a "

  • Dealing With A Speeding Ticket? Here's How A Lawyer Can Help You

    6 July 2020

    Have you gotten a speeding ticket that you don't think you deserve? No matter the circumstances, it's a good idea to consider hiring a traffic lawyer to work with. Here are just a few good reasons to do so: They'll Work to Reduce or Eliminate Your Fine Traffic lawyers know how to spot mistakes on speeding tickets and point them out to the court. And if mistakes are found on your speeding ticket, it could result in your fine being reduced or even dropped altogether if the mistake is serious enough.

  • What Happens When An Estate Goes To Probate?

    27 May 2020

    Given the relative rarity of folks interacting with the probate law system, it's understandable that some may have apprehensions about the process. If you're already involved with probate or worried that you might become involved with it, here are four things you ought to know about what happens when it starts. What Triggers Probate? One of two scenarios typically plays out. In the first one, the estate is large enough in value that it meets a specific statutory limit in the state where the deceased lived.

  • Hurt While Visiting A Business? Take Action And Be Paid

    20 March 2020

    Business owners owe visitors a responsibility to make and keep things safe. When something goes wrong, customers may take legal action against the business. Victims could be eligible for medical treatment, lost wages, ruined personal possessions, and pain and suffering. This type of legal matter is known as premises liability and reading below will get you started on the path to compensation for your losses. Understanding Premises Liability This term just means that business owners could be held liable (at fault) when someone gets hurt on their property.

  • What Factors Affect Your Eligibility To File For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

    20 March 2020

    Have you begun researching Chapter 7 bankruptcy to see if it would help your financial situation? If so, one essential thing to know is that this branch is not for everyone. To use it, you will have to meet specific eligibility guidelines. While numerous factors affect your ability to file, here are the top three to learn. 1. Your Income Must Fall Below the State Average Chapter 7 is the branch of bankruptcy law created to help people who are not considered high earners.

  • How Mesothelioma Develops and Why You Should Hire a Lawyer

    18 February 2020

    Mesothelioma is one type of cancer that a person may be diagnosed with after they being exposed to a hazardous material known as asbestos. Unfortunately, many people who receive the mesothelioma diagnosis were unaware that they were surrounded by asbestos and regularly exposed to it. The exposure could have happened while they were working in a specific area or living in an apartment where the asbestos was present. The information often comes to light after the diagnosis, which is unfortunate because of the many symptoms and side effects associated with mesothelioma.

  • Questions To Ask During An Initial Meeting With A Car Accident Lawyer

    13 December 2019

    The best way to settle a major car accident is through the assistance of a personal injury lawyer who handles car accident cases, but before you can hire a lawyer, you will need to find the right one. Meeting with several lawyers may help you select the right one and interviewing each one is also a good step. Each time you interview a lawyer for your case, you might want to ask the following questions to help you choose the right lawyer.

  • 4 Mistakes You Should Avoid When Filing For Workers' Compensation

    13 December 2019

    Have you been hurt on the job? If so, this can be a difficult time for you. There are likely to be several medical bills you'll need to pay, and losing time from work is never ideal. The best way to get through this challenging time is to file for workers' compensation. Doing this may allow you to get the money you need to move forward with your life. However, there are many mistakes you'll want to avoid, and learning these can be helpful.

  • Watch Out For These Car Accident Injuries That Are Slow To Show Up

    18 November 2019

    When a car accident ends up leaving you with only minor injuries, you might feel very fortunate. That doesn't mean, though, that you should ignore symptoms of the below injuries – even if it's been several days since your accident. The following injuries might take their time to make themselves known, but they can cause just as much misery when they do. Read on to find out more about these sneaky conditions and how to make sure you get compensated for them.