A Guide to an Amicable Divorce

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A Guide to an Amicable Divorce

When I got divorced, it went off without a hitch. When my friends heard how easy it was, they were shocked. None of the people they knew had experienced the same easy separation I had. It was not problems with their spouses that was the issue. It was the attorneys. After talking to a few more people and my divorce attorney, I created this blog. I want to help others who are going through the divorce process understand their options. I also want people to realize that there are good attorneys who are committed to getting what is best for their clients.


What To Do When Police Will Not Come Your Motorcycle Accident Site

When you are riding your motorcycle and get into an accident, common sense says that you need to call the local police department to come to the accident site. Having a police report can be what helps your insurance claim, as well as a potential personal injury claim if it is necessary. The police document all the important information, such as contact information or accounts from witnesses, and can even assign fault if it is clear based on the accident site. Read More 

Can You Still Sue For Damages If You Agree To Fight Someone?

Fistfights are a fact of life. Someone says the wrong thing at the wrong moment, and, suddenly, two people are throwing punches at each other. If someone attacks you without provocation, you can usually hold the person liable for your injuries in civil court, but what if you consent to fight someone and the two of you engage in mutual combat? You can still sue the other person for compensation for your damages and losses, but you may not collect much money. Read More 

4 Things You Should Consider When Filing For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Being unable to pay your debt can be a difficult place to be. Financial problems may contribute to additional stress in your life, and this could be potentially damaging to your health. It's ideal to get any debts you can't pay discharged, and you can do this by filing for bankruptcy. Knowing specific things about filing for this status can be helpful for any individual. The Process In order to be eligible for this legal status, you must first prove to the court that you are. Read More 

Three Factors Determining Contributory Negligence Of A Child Injured On A School Trip

If your child is injured on a school trip, it's understandable that you will seek compensation from the liable parties, which may include the institution. However, the contribution of your child to the accident may limit how much compensation you receive. This is known as the principle of contributory negligence. Here are some of the factors that determine how much the child contributed to his or her injuries:   Age of the Victim Read More 

3 Reasons You Should Always Use A Divorce Attorney When Separating

In many areas couples are legally allowed to work out the details of a divorce between themselves and simply file the paperwork with the courts, and their marriage is dissolved. However, trying to handle your divorce on your own can be very shortsighted. Consider three surprising reasons why it's good to always use a divorce attorney when separating and dissolving a marriage. 1. Support arrangements need to cover every possible future scenario Read More