While filing for a chapter 7 bankruptcy would by no means be considered a complicated process, there are a few more requirements being placed on filers than in times past. If a bankruptcy is in your future, you need to have a good understanding of these two educational requirements. Read on for more information. Why must you take classes? In an effort to stem a rising number of bankruptcy filings, the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 was signed into law and became part of the bankruptcy code under President Bush.
12 July 2017
If you are getting ready to set up a farm, you may want to contact an environmental attorney. An environmental attorney can provide you with the assistance you need to make sure that you are following all the rules and regulations that are in place. Here are a few different ways and area that an environmental law attorney can assist you. #1 Water Rights If you are setting up a farm, it is important to understand water rights.
28 June 2017
If you have received a traffic ticket, you may want to fight the ticket. This helps to keep your insurance rates low, keeps points off your driving record and may prevent you from paying the fine associated with these infractions. However, not every traffic ticket requires the assistance of a lawyer to fight. In some cases, you may wish to fight the ticket yourself. If you are debating between doing it yourself and hiring an attorney, here are a few factors you should consider when deciding.
7 June 2017
Getting into a collision is sometimes a traumatic experience, especially when another driver collides with your vehicle when least expected. If you are currently trying to figure out how to handle such a situation, it is important to make sure the appropriate steps are taken. You don't want to end up in a position in which you are unable to get compensated by the other driver. As long as the right legal steps are taken, you should be able to get through the situation without falling into a financial bind from the expenses that are involved.
22 May 2017
Receiving a call or visit from CPS or DFCS can be scary, but it doesn't have to be so. Even if you know you have done nothing wrong there can be repercussions to any interaction with them. However, you have rights regarding them and you may not even realize what these rights are. For example, you do not have to let them into your home if they do not have a warrant.
11 May 2017
Giving birth to your first child can be a mentally and financially stressful time, especially if you lack much of an in-person support network in the form of family and friends willing to help out. If your parents live overseas, you may consider having one or both travel to the U.S. to stay with you for the first few months of your baby's life, or perhaps even heading over to provide full-time childcare after you return to work.
26 April 2017
When you are facing any kind of legal troubles, it is very critical that you hire the legal firm that can serve you. It is very important to meet up with trial lawyers who can assist you in putting together a case. In addition to hiring the law firm that you trust, you should follow a few practical tips for shooting toward the ideal end result. With this in mind, read on and use the tips in this article.
11 April 2017
A lot of personal injury lawsuits aren't actually focused on who is responsible for the accident. Quite often, it's entirely clear who is responsible for the plaintiff's injuries. Where pre-trial negotiations break down, however, is when it comes to getting both parties to agree on a fair settlement for those injuries. If you're about to enter into negotiations over a settlement amount for a personal injury, this is what you should keep in mind.
22 March 2017
You may be able to anticipate that a divorce is not going to be easy for you or your spouse. However, what you may not expect is how drastically your once loving partner can seem to change overnight. Sometimes divorce brings out the worst in people. When it comes to protecting your business during a divorce, see an attorney and follow these do's and don'ts to prepare for a worst-case scenario while hoping for the best.
9 March 2017