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]
Information You Should Know About Social Security
If you are sick or injured and you are no longer able to work, then there are social security disability benefits available that you may qualify for. There is a lengthy process you need to go through and there are certain criteria that you need to meet. You can learn more about social security, the process of applying, and why it is such a good idea for you to go through the process with a lawyer by reading the information available to you here: [Read More]
What To Know About Different Types Of Child Support
Are you getting a divorce and know that you'll need to pay child support? If so, it's important to know about the different types of child support that you could have to pay. Current Support It is very common for one parent to be ordered to pay current child support once the case is settled in court. This is calculated by using the paying parent's net income, which is what they make after deducting taxes, health insurance, union dues, and things of that nature. [Read More]
Will Your Family Home Be Lost To Bankruptcy?
Losing a home is doubtless of primary concern among those considering a bankruptcy filing. Fortunately, that is not likely to happen in most cases. To help allay your fears about property losses, take a look at the factors that go into the seizure of a home with a chapter 7 filing. Why Are Homes Taken? Bankruptcy is not just about getting rid of debt. It's also about prioritizing creditors so that some get paid. [Read More]