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A conditional license is a temporary driving permit that allows you to drive in specific circumstances. If your license is suspended, you may qualify to obtain one if your driving privileges would be impossible to obtain without driving. However, you must prove that your loss of privileges would cause you...
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So what is a non-disclosure agreement? It is a legal contract between two parties that specifies what information or materials are confidential. The purpose of a non-disclosure agreement is to prevent the disclosing of confidential material, knowledge, or information. Non-disclosure agreements are important for protecting the rights of both parties,...
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A common mistake made by lawyers is referring to the law of contracts of tort as civil. These two types of law are different, and the difference is sometimes so stark that lawyers have to consult a lawyer to understand them properly. In reality, a civil contract is no more...
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If you’re asking yourself, “What is chapter 13 bankruptcy?” you’ve come to the right place. Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a repayment plan that can help you eliminate your debt. You will probably be paying creditors a fraction of what you owe them, but you can start rebuilding your credit faster....
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Wills are important documents that relay what happens when someone dies. They tell your family what your intentions are in regards to your property and assets. Often, assets pass outside of a will, such as life insurance policies and retirement accounts. If you’ve never made a will, you should do...
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The first question to ask yourself is, “Is our marriage void?” There are several reasons why your marriage may not be a voidable one. You may have an unenforceable contract that the court may not recognize. If that’s the case, your marriage may be voidable. If it is, it may...
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If you are facing a DUI charge, you are likely wondering: which is worse? DUI stands for driving under the influence of alcohol. While both are serious criminal charges, the difference is subtle. The DWI offense is more serious than the DUI charge, but there are several ways to prove...
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A trust is a legal document that holds the assets of an individual. They can be used as an alternative to a will in many cases. For example, if Taylor, a parent, passes away, his estate is transferred to Taylor’s trustee. The trustee then manages the assets of Taylor for...
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According to international studies, the top reasons for divorce are unmet expectations and growing apart. Some spouses are at odds with each other because of personality conflicts, glaring political differences, or incompatibility. Other reasons include inability to communicate or agree, lack of love and commitment, or childlessness. These factors are...
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If you’re facing a civil law case, you may be wondering: Should I get a lawyer? Certainly, the other side will likely have a lawyer, and representing yourself can be daunting. However, many civil cases can be resolved without a trial by a third party, such as a judge or...
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Whether or not you need a personal injury attorney depends on the details of the accident and the type of injuries suffered. A personal injury attorney can counter insurance company arguments and strengthen your argument that the other party was at fault. Find an attorney who is discreet, compassionate, and...
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You’ve probably wondered: What is the difference between a divorce lawyer, and an attorney? The two types of attorneys do very different things, but the end result is essentially the same: they both represent you in court and help you reach a settlement. However, there are certain things that you...
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What is burglary? Burglary is a felony offense that can carry a prison sentence of up to five years. There are several different degrees of burglary. Each degree reflects the degree of wrongdoing committed. In California, for example, first-degree burglary can carry a two to six-year state prison sentence. However,...
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When considering the costs associated with establishing a special needs trust, it’s important to keep in mind that these funds are typically smaller than the cost of a will. Still, they are an important piece of overall planning. After all, setting up a trust can make it easier for your...
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How to find a medical malpractice lawyer is a question that is on every consumer’s mind, but few people know how to proceed. There are a few key things to look for when evaluating the credentials of a medical malpractice lawyer. For starters, experience counts. Experienced medical malpractice lawyers have...
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If you are involved in a car accident, you should always get medical attention. In addition to keeping track of the injuries you suffer, a lawyer can also organize evidence, file a claim with the insurance company, and handle any correspondence with defense attorneys. Having a professional on your side...
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Hiring a divorce attorney is an excellent way to protect yourself from financial loss and emotional stress during a messy and lengthy process. It also helps you get the divorce settlement you deserve. With attorneys on your side, you’ll have someone who is committed to protecting your interests and keeping...
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Personal injury lawyers specialize in a wide range of areas, including medical malpractice and nursing home abuse. Under federal law, nursing homes must meet certain standards of care, and their failure to do so can result in legal liability. Other types of personal injury law cases may include faulty products....
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Some people think that they do not need a divorce lawyer. However, it is important to hire the right lawyer if you are divorcing your partner. A divorce attorney can fight for your rights in court or help you reach an agreement. Each situation is unique, so a divorce lawyer...
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Should I Get a Personal Injury Lawyer After My Car Accident? Should I get a personal injury lawyer after my car accident? Most insurance adjusters will offer you a settlement that includes a small cash amount and medical treatment related to the collision. While this is a fair settlement, the...
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While a criminal case involves the prosecution of a defendant who has committed a crime, a civil suit involves a different legal process. In a civil case, the plaintiff must prove that the person whose negligence caused damage suffered as a result of his/her actions is liable for damages. While...