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How to Document Your Injuries After an Accident


Saturday, July 14, 2018

After an accident, the time that follows can be chaotic. This is especially so if you sustain injuries. All you want to do at this point is to get home, rest, and recover. However, this would be counterproductive since most accidents are followed by personal injury claims. For this, you will need to have proper documentation.  This is the only way to increase your chances of getting compensated. This documentation works to prove that the extent of your injuries is as serious as you claim. If you do not have the evidence required while making your claim, it becomes harder ...

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8 Ways to Determine If You Qualify for Long-Term Disability


Thursday, June 28, 2018

Not sure if you qualify for long-term disability coverage? There are many causes of long-term disability, and some of the most common reasons are described below. View post

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4 Common Legal Issues In the Workplace


Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Employment comes with many issues and conflict. It is not the perfect job due to various reasons. The apparent choice is to quit and move on. However, if the job is specialized and pays well, you may want to hold on to it. To retain your job without conflict, it is good to hire an employment lawyer.View post

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5 Common Legal Issues During a Divorce


Monday, May 7, 2018

Family lawyers are a valuable resource for people experiencing marital or common-law relationship breakdowns. Even if the break-up is amicable, it’s best to be represented by someone who will ensure your best interests and the interests of your children are protected. Here are five issues and situations a family lawyer can help with. View post

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3 Ways to Prepare for a Product Defect Lawsuit


Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Thousands of people suffer injuries due to product defects every year.  A product is considered defective if it has any flaws or it malfunctions during its intended use and causing injuries or illness as a result. Injuries caused by product defect fall into three categories - manufacturing defects, design defects or marketing defects.  Before filing a lawsuit it is important to know which parties can be held responsible. Lawsuits can fall into 3 different categories – negligence, liability, or breach of warranty case. Depending on circumstances the vendor, manufacturer, or even the designer can named as the defendant in the lawsuit. ...

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5 Most Common Types of Constructive Dismissal


Monday, April 30, 2018

Constructive dismissal is an employment law term describing passive force techniques used by an employer in an effort to make an employee resign from his position. Experiencing this type of unspoken rejection is illegal and downright terrifying. It’s may also be really difficult to prove in court. While a constructive dismissal may present itself in many forms, there are typically five main strategies that a company can use to make the unwelcome employee’s life miserable. Going even further, an employer may also use a single tactic or multiple combinations of the actions described below. 1. Taking Away Responsibilities At first, a reduction in ...

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