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Two Ways You May Be Held Liable For A Decedent's Debt

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It's unfortunate but sometimes people die with a lot of debt and very little assets. In a situation like this, the estate will typically be declared insolvent, and any assets that are available will be used to pay as much of the debt as possible. Since only the decedent is responsible for the debt he or she incurred in life, creditors who don't get paid will simply have to write off the amount owed.

25 September 2017

3 Questions To Ask Before Applying For A Liquor License In Florida

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Florida business owners that wish to obtain a liquor license may find themselves sorting through the various requirements, scratching their heads. If it doesn't seem straightforward enough, you may benefit from consulting with an attorney who can advise you on what to do. But before you get started with the process of applying for a liquor license, here are three main questions you should ask. What type of license do you need?

15 September 2017

Three Guidelines For Insurance Claims

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In order to recover after getting involved in a car accident, you'll need to make sure you're maximizing on your insurance payout and consulting with an attorney that can help you. Car accident claims typically involve damages for both vehicle damage and physical injuries. These damages can be broken down point by point, but you'll need the assistance of professionals that can guide you through it. To this end, read below and follow the keys below to get the most out of your car accident insurance claims process.

8 September 2017

5 Tips When Filing For Bankruptcy

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One of the things you may need to do at some point in life is to consider filing for bankruptcy. There are some times when you may be faced with a lack of finances in life and working to recover from this can be hard. Being successful with this legal status can alleviate a lot of stress in your life, and it's idea to be prepared for it as much as possible.

3 September 2017

What To Tell Your Attorney About Your DUI

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Most people never imagine that they would end up sitting in jail and charged with driving under the influence, but unfortunately, it happens all the time. You will need some help to get you through this experience, and your defense attorney is the person to count on for this. From your very first meeting until your day in court, you will form a relationship with this legal professional that is based on trust and honesty.

23 August 2017

What To Do If The Zoning Board Refuses Your Change Request

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If you wish to use your land for a purpose other than what the zoning allows for, your first steps should be to petition the zoning board to either make an exception or change the zoning of your land. But what if the zoning board turns down your request? Your next step should then be to contact a lawyer who specializes in real estate, and work on appealing the zoning board's decision in a court of law.

13 August 2017

Three Keys For A Wrongful Death Case

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When you have someone you know, love, and depend on loses their life due to the negligence of another party, you will want to hold them accountable by filing a wrongful death lawsuit. If you are ever in the position of needing a wrongful death attorney, you will need to know the right strategies for moving forward with a case. To this end, read below and use these tips to get the ball rolling:

9 August 2017

Is A Custody Evaluation In Your Future?

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If you are involved in a divorce, child custody dispute, or even attempting to obtain court ordered visitation, the court may order that you and the child's co-parent participate in a custody evaluation. But what is a custody evaluation, who conducts these, exactly what are they looking for, and who will they share their result with? Although this may be anxiety provoking, here is a little bit of information that may help to ease your mind.

2 August 2017

3 Ways to Pay for Your Legal Services

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There are many situations in life that may cause you to need a lawyer. Regardless if you're getting a divorce, buying a home or creating a will, you may want to rely on legal services to help you do so. However, it's essential to know how you will need to pay for the advice you get beforehand. This can allow you to be better prepared when meeting with this professional. Being aware of how these services will need to be paid can be helpful to you.

14 July 2017

How Effective Is A Waiver Of Injury Liability?

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If someone gets hurt and thinks your organization is responsible for the injury, but they signed a waiver of release of liability, they may actually be in luck. These waivers aren't always upheld, and it will really depend on a couple of factors. Your State There is a lot of state variability in how closely a waiver is upheld. Some states have a high precedent of honoring liability waivers. Other states are willing to take a closer look at the language of the waiver and the circumstances surrounding the injury.

14 July 2017