Beyond Safety Issues: Four Reasons For Getting A Restraining Order (that Aren't always Obvious)
30 July 2015
Because of the word "restraining," it's reasonable to assume that the only function of a restraining order is to keep a tormentor away from you and your family. That may be the fundamental reason for getting the order, but it isn't the only one. Here are four further reasons for getting a restraining order:
Depending on your state, the court may order your abuser to pay for any damages or injuries his or her violence may have caused.
5 Things Estate Lawyers Can Help With
17 July 2015
The concept of estate planning is pretty vague to many of us. So how does this type of planning work, and what do estate lawyers help out with? Read on to figure out some of the common ways that estate lawyers help clients to get the most out of the money that they have made.
One way to deal with laws on estate money is through the process of gifting.
Understanding Divorce And Child Support
25 June 2015
If you are thinking about a divorce or currently going through one, then you have a lot to think about. All of your responsibilities can get pretty confusing and overwhelming, especially when children factor into the equation. To help you out, here's the lowdown on the relationship between divorce, child custody, and child support:
What are the different kinds of child custody?
First, you have sole custody, where a single parent is given exclusive access to the child.
Workers Compensation And Repetitive Stress Injuries
15 June 2015
Repetitive stress injuries are caused by repeated motions, such as typing or assembly line work. Over time, the muscles, nerves, tendons and ligaments become inflamed and painful. When you injure these areas, you are actually causing tiny tears that are unable to heal because of the continuing use. If you are experiencing the symptoms of repetitive stress injuries, you may be entitled to workers compensation. Read on for more information on getting compensated for these injuries.