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  • What You Should Know About Long-Term Disability


    If you are disabled, then there is a chance that you can get put on long-term disability benefits. These benefits can be very helpful for a number of reasons. If you are no longer able to work, then here are some of the things you should know about long-term disability, as well as things that you can do to improve your chances of being approved for the program. Long-term disability can help you medically care for yourself
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  • Two Options For Dealing With An Underwater Home When Divorcing


    Splitting assets that have retained their value is challenging enough during a divorce. However, dealing with a home where you owe more than the property is worth will require you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse to make some difficult decisions. If you're underwater on your home and trying to determine the best way to extricate yourself from the situation, here are two options available to you. Sell and Agree to Split the Loss
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  • What Does It Take To Declare Someone An Unfit Parent?


    What can you do when your child's other parent has turned into someone utterly unrecognizable to you? If you're horrified by your ex's behavior and really believe that he or she is an unfit parent, the last thing you want to do is spend the first 18 years of your child's life fighting over custody, dreading every visitation day, or trying to repair the emotional damage this person does every time he or she comes in and out of your lives.
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  • Don't Stop At A Will: Understanding The Limitations Of The Last Will And Testament


    If you are considering making a will, do so. There is simply no replacement for this best-known and indispensable legal document when it comes to dealing your affairs after death. The will, however, should not be considered the be-all end-all product when it comes to estate planning. Read on to learn more about using a few other simple ways to serve your estate. Dealing with Real Estate When you consider estate property, there is unlikely to be any as valuable as real estate.
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  • Two Reasons Personal Injury Claims Go Up In The Summer Season


    The winter season is coming to a close with spring looming on the horizon, which means before you know it, summer will be in full swing. When summer does hit, it's only natural that there are greater risks of being injured, but why is this the case? What is it about fairer weather that brings about more injuries? As an average everyday person who is just as much at risk for being injured as the next person, you are likely curious why summer means more injuries for a lot of people.
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  • Was Your Teen Picked Up At School With Drugs? What To Do First


    There are times when teenagers make mistakes, and then it affects the rest of their lives. If you have a teen that was caught at school with some type of illegal substance in their backpack, you want to find a drug offense attorney as quickly as you can, to make sure that you get on top of the situation and get your teen the help that they need. You don't want this bad charge or incident to affect them for years into the future and cause great problems for their life.
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  • Why A Dog Owner May Not Be Able To Use Self-Defense During A Dog Bite Injury Case


    Self-defense is one of the claims a dog owner can use to avoid being held liable for their animal's actions. They may succeed if they can prove that you attacked them or they thought you would attack them, and the dog only bit you to defend them. However, there are also cases where self-defense may not apply even if you attacked the dog owner or they thought you were attacking them:
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  • Tips For Keeping Your Legal Cost Low During A Divorce


    Are you planning on getting a divorce, but worried about how much it is going to cost you in legal fees? If so, know that there are some ways to save money during your divorce proceedings. Here are 4 ways that you can do it. Get Organized The initial stage of working with a lawyer will involve gathering information about your divorce. Thankfully, there is a lot of prep work that you can do on your own before you even contact a lawyer.
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  • 3 Situations That Warrant Help From A Residential Real Estate Lawyer


    Navigating the real estate market can be difficult at times as there are so many rules and factors to take into account. Fortunately, real estate lawyers are available to make this process as stress-free as possible from a legal standpoint. They are helpful in many real estate situations.  Purchase Agreements  Perhaps one of the most important documents you'll sign when buying a home is the purchase agreement. It's a legally binding agreement between you and the seller.
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  • When Custody Is In Question: Do's And Don'ts


    Parents that are able to agree on what is best for their minor children usually end up spending a lot less time litigating the issue in court. If you and your spouse are in disagreement over who will make the best custodial parent, however, you may face some additional scrutiny. Family court judges may order that a child-parent study be done to help determine custody, and they often use specially-trained experts to help them decide.
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