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Reasons to Not Put Off Writing Your Will

The age-old saying, “If there’s a will, there’s a way” is timeless and still holds true to this day. Taken literally, if you have a written will, you prepare a way for your loved ones to live after your demise. But, many people put off writing one for various reasons. While drafting a will may be a touchy subject, even with the help of law professionals like Rainey Collins Lawyers, you will have to do...

A British Go Round: What You Need to See in Each Region

For every traveller, the United Kingdom (consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland) is a place not to be missed. While you are processing your UK visitor visa, take a look at this list of places you must see in each of the nation’s four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. England England is home to numerous British attractions for the history lover, including the ancient Stonehenge...

Things You Should Never Do When Fighting for Child Custody

If the divorce wasn’t bad enough, now you have to deal with the question of, “Who gets the kids?” The battle does have a lot to do with how much time you want to spend time with your kids. Things can be a lot easier if you’re willing to give in to what your ex wants, but if you don’t want him to see the kids or you seek to limit his interaction with them, then that’s...

5 Incidences that will make Your Services Redundant in an Organization

There are various dynamics that occur within the business and have an impact on the employees. It is essential that the business makes the employees aware of such incidences and the consequences it will have on their lives. Redundancy is one of the most dreaded moment although in most occasions it is inevitable. I.R. Thompson Associates Ltd shares situations that amount to a redundancy process: When the business...

Understanding Inherited Retirement Accounts

Inheriting an IRA account can leave you somewhat confused. You may not know where to start or what your available options are. IRAs in Utah and other states enjoy a long-term tax shelter, meaning that the money is invested in mutual funds. When your heirs take money out of a traditional IRA, they will owe income taxes. However, if you have a Roth IRA, the money is tax-free. Here are some things estate planning...

What to Do in Case You Find Yourself in a Car Accident

Most people do not prepare for accidents because they don’t think an accident will ever happen to them. You may be an extremely careful defensive driver, but the problem is you don’t have control over many things that may happen on the road. Another driver could hit you from any side, a tree could fall in front of your car while you’re rushing to get home during a storm, your brakes could fail, or one...

Behind Every Successful Lawyer is a Dependable Paralegal

Arguably, of all nations worldwide, America is the most legal. Right from the onset, many of the Founding Fathers who in one monumental event signed the Declaration of Independence on a piece of paper were lawyers. Today, the country houses more lawyers than any other country. Quite naturally, paralegals are proliferating in America more than anywhere else. The profession’s rise is certainly getting many budding...

The Times Medical Science Can Prove You Innocent of DUI

Getting arrested due to driving under the influence signals trouble all the time. You know that once you’ve been proven guilty, it could be the beginning of the end of your freedom to drive. If your case is more serious, you may have heftier penalties. Fortunately, you can beat a good prosecution argument with a better defense. Unless you plead guilty, the right strategy can get you out of trouble completely,...

The Lawyer Dream: Which Field Suits You?

Are the TV series Law and Order, Suits, The Good Wife, or even the film Legally Blonde among your inspirations? Have you ever considered going to law school and becoming one of the finest litigators, prosecutors, or even court judges in your city or state? Like most disciplines, law has various fields that professionals and members of the Bar can focus on. Here are the five most common fields in the US that...

Appropriate Defenses for Moving and Non-moving Offenses

There are two types of traffic violations: moving and non-moving offenses. Both of these can be committed when you’re unaware of the traffic laws. Know the impact of these violations on your driving records. Moving Violations These involve the safety of the people on the road, as well as the peace and order among motorists. This is considered a heavy offense, which you commit while the vehicle is still moving....