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3 Ways To Make Your First Holiday Season As Divorced Parents Manageable

If you are approaching your first holiday season as divorced parents, you and your former spouse’s effort and attention should be focused on how to make the holiday season as manageable and pleasant as possible for your children. Here are three things that you can do to achieve that. #1 Keep Your Feelings About Your […]

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Understanding Use-and-Lose Laws for Underage Drivers

While drinking and driving at any age comes with serious consequences, the laws applied to underage drivers can have unique penalties. Zero-tolerance laws, for example, have a lower blood alcohol content threshold for minors (0.02 percent or lower). Other laws, dubbed use-and-lose laws, can have consequences for minors even if they aren’t behind the wheel […]

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Is It Time to Call in a Professional for Your Personal-Injury Case?

Many times, going through the at-fault party’s insurance company will result in a sufficient solution for an injury. Other times, however, circumstances seem to warrant more. If you are the victim of any of the below personal-injury situations, you may need to call in a professional. Read on to learn more about why more help […]

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Tips For After Your Motorcycle Accident

Filing a claim and receiving proper compensation after a motorcycle accident is often frustrating. It sometimes seems as if the other insurance company is working against you simply because you were riding a motorcycle. The following tips can help make your claim go more smoothly while also allowing you to avoid some common mistakes that […]

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2 Issues To Address When Filing For Child Custody

No one enters into a marriage with the intention of getting a divorce, but many couples find themselves battling emotional distance and differing ideologies as their marriage progresses. Ending the marriage might be a simple way to restore the individual happiness of each partner in a troubled marriage, but divorces can become complicated when there […]

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7 Mistakes To Avoid In Divorce Mediation

Divorce mediation can be an effective means of settling conflicts. However, mistakes can put negotiations in peril and result in the court deciding matters for both sides. If you and your spouse are headed to mediation, here are some mistakes to avoid. Trading insults. Regardless of how you and your spouse feel about each other, […]

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What Happens When The Bail Amount Is Too High?

A bail hearing usually means an opportunity for a defendant to get out of jail. However, if the bail is higher than expected, the defendant and his family could be left scrambling to find the funds to be released. Unfortunately, some people are unable to get the funds needed and end up staying in jail […]

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FAQs About Failing To Make Payments On A Chapter 13 Repayment Plan

The repayment plan is one of the requirements of a Chapter 13 bankruptcy filing. Under the plan, you would make payments to a trustee, who would then disburse those payments to your creditors. Unfortunately, financial hardships can sometimes occur and make it difficult to make the payments as agreed. If you are unable to make […]

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Psychological Injures In A Personal Injury Case

While physical injuries can be shown objectively in a personal injury case, many people fail to fully argue for the emotional and psychological injuries that they sustain in an accident. Here is a guide to the types of psychological damage that can be compensated in a personal injury trial.  Psychological Fallout from the Event You […]

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What Legal Options Are Available For Suing A Neighbor For Secondhand Smoke?

The dangers of smoking are well known and, according to the Center for Disease Control, secondhand smoke can be just as bad for nonsmokers. If cigarette smoke from your neighbor’s home keeps drifting into your house and you’ve tried to work out a solution with the person to no avail, you may feel your only […]

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