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The Advantages of Choosing Arbitration for Company Conflicts

Arbitration has been part of human society for centuries. It involves the use of a competent and authorized third-party decision maker to settle disagreements between two conflicting factions without having to go to court. At present, there are arbitration companies that offer services specifically to company management and union members. Here are a few great reasons you should consider hiring them: A More...

What Will Happen to My Spousal Support Payments if My Ex Files For Bankruptcy?

If you’ve been receiving spousal support from your ex-spouse and just found out that he or she is filing for bankruptcy, it’s understandable to feel confused, even scared of the possibility of your ex not sending alimony. To ease your mind, know that spousal support payments won’t be discharged or affected if your ex-spouse files for bankruptcy. In some cases, however, the court could modify the spousal...

3 Things a Car Accident Lawyer Can Do For You

Did you know that car accidents killed over 2,300 teenagers across the US in 2015 alone? Moreover, some 221,313 more paid visits to ERs due to car crash injuries in 2014. These figures represent only the US teenage population. They do not include the adult victims of car accidents yearly. When you get into a car accident, hiring a lawyer could be one of the last things on your mind. But there are many benefits...

The Pros Have Said It: Increasing the Chances of Winning a Child Custody Case

Winning a child custody case doesn’t mean that you get the sole custody. Sometimes, it’s a matter of spending more time with your child or getting the arrangement you want. Many parents make mistakes in their child custody proceedings, especially if they use the case to inflict emotional harm or gain a sense of triumph over the other party. Any good family lawyer Colorado Springs, CO will discourage you...

Why You Need a Family Law Mediator

Relationship challenges are a reality among many couples and families. Family law mediators can help mediate on any issue and help you reach a decision that benefits all the participating parties. This kind of mediation is beneficial, especially if children are involved in the dispute. What are mediators and how can they help you? Here are some answers. They are mostly lawyers A mediator is, most of the time,...

Important Things You Need to Do After a Car Accident

Road accidents happen. What’s important is that you know what to do in case it happens to you. There are things you need to do to make sure that you protect your interests. Stop and assess the situation Regardless of who hit the car, the first thing you need to do is stop and turn on your hazard light. Failing to do so is considered an offense based on the Road Traffic Act. After checking if anyone has injuries...

Property Valuation and Its Significance to the Nation’s Economy

Have you ever imagined how the country’s economy and the world economy would be without professional appraisers? It would be an uphill task for mortgage insurers and lenders to confirm the real value of any property during the mortgage underwriting process. The government too would have a hard time trying to evaluate the worth of public assets and create mitigation policies for the real estate industry. On...

Applying for a US Work Visa

Foreign nationals can and live and work in any industry in America. But the process of doing so is complex, from collecting the requisite documents to applying for the visa. While information is accessible on the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) website, the guidance and expertise of lawyers will ensure a smooth process and prevent mistakes. Utah-based firm Buhler Thomas Law, P.C. shares that...

Steps to Take After a Car Accident

Accidents while driving can happen for any number of reasons. If you and others suffered injuries in a wreck, the most important things to do are exchange insurance information, file a police report and then go to a hospital. The next step is to hire auto accident lawyers in Springfield, IL. This is especially important if those harmed suffer from severe and long-term injuries. A good attorney can help a plaintiff...

Understanding Class Action Lawsuits and Mediation

A class action is one of the so-called representative actions, a device permitting one or more plaintiffs to represent a “class” (a larger group) to file a lawsuit and prosecute it. In simpler words, a class action makes it easier for the courts to handle a lawsuit, which would be unmanageable if all members of the class were to be named as plaintiff. All members of the class experienced the same wrong because...