Worker’s Compensation Myths That Often Mislead Injured Employees

Workplace injuries can be a depressingly common risk for employees in almost any type of job. To protect these workers and their employers, there are insurance policies that can provide compensation to workers that have suffered workplace injuries. However, these policies are often misunderstood by both workers and business leaders. Myth: All Employees Are Protected Under Worker's Compensation Policies While worker's compensation coverage is an extremely common type of protection, there are exceptions for some industries and business types. Read More 

Why You Need A Family Law Attorney When Dealing With Custody Matters

Creating a custody arrangement with your partner after the two of you have decided to divorce can be a very tricky matter. Deciding who will be the main custodial parent might be tough if both of you want to hold that title and position. It's a bit easier if you're still on speaking terms, but even if you are, there are still treacherous roads that must be navigated for everything to work. Read More 

Things That You Should Expect When You Meet With Creditors After Declaring Bankruptcy

One of the steps in the bankruptcy process is to meet with your various creditors. Early in the process of declaring bankruptcy, you'll want to hire a bankruptcy attorney who specializes in such matters and begin to compile a list of those to whom you owe money. This list may vary considerably, and include large-scale institutions such as banks and financing companies, as well as smaller creditors such as friends and family members. Read More 

What You Should Know About Creditors Objecting To Discharges In Chapter 7

One of the only times you will have to appear in court when filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy is for a meeting of the creditors, and this typically takes place within just a few weeks after you file for Chapter 7. Some of your creditors may show up to this hearing, but they will only show up if they want to object to the discharge of the debt you owe them. Read More 

Till Death Do You Part, But Only With A Prenup: How To Set The Record Straight Before Marriage

Marriage is a beautiful thing, and while you want to believe it's going to last forever, you still may need to protect yourself and your assets from the possibility of divorce in the future. With things like inheritances, future earnings, intellectual property, past debt, and other complicating factors joining in on your vows, it's usually best for everyone involved in a neat and tidy document sets the bounds for dispersion, in the unfortunate event the marriage doesn't last. Read More