If you, your spouse, or both you and your spouse are currently serving in the military, then you might be used to facing challenges that civilians don't usually have to face. If the two of you are thinking about getting a divorce, you could be wondering if things are going to be more challenging and complicated in your divorce, too. Unfortunately, there is a good chance that you will face certain challenges. [Read More]
Will You Lose Assets In A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case?
When using Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you will experience a tradeoff. This branch provides forgiveness of certain debts, but the tradeoff is that you might lose some of your assets. Will you receive forgiveness of all your debts, and will you lose all your assets? You will probably not receive forgiveness of every debt or lose every asset, but you could lose some. Here are several things to know about your debts and assets in a Chapter 7 case. [Read More]
Can You Count On Workers' Compensation Coverage? How To Know
If you have been hurt because of a work-related injury, you might qualify under your workers' compensation insurance plan. The coverage is available for hurt workers who qualify at no cost since the employer pays the premium. If your workplace injury is covered by workers' comp, you might be paid a partial disability wage, full payment of medical expenses related to the injury or illness, and a lump-sum payment in some circumstances. [Read More]
Been Arrested On Drug Charges? 4 Reasons To Hire A Drug Possession Attorney Immediately
If you've been arrested and charged with drug possession, you need to hire a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. You might think that you can wait until your first appearance — or beyond — to hire an attorney. But, that's simply not the case. The state started constructing its case against you as soon as you were arrested. In fact, if you were arrested on a warrant, the state might have started on your case long before you were in police custody. [Read More]