Archive for November, 2018

Attorneys for Separation and Estate

A person’s life can e complicated by a legal separation from his/her spouse, especially if children are involved, and legal assistance is often needed for handling such matters, especially if the other party has already done so. For later in life, estate planning is critical for ensuring that a person’s estate, the sum of their money and property, is distributed according to that person’s will, so a real estate attorney will be needed. How can lawyers help with legal separation law and writing a will?

Legal Separation Law

Many marriages end in divorce, and others end up in a case of legal separation, and underage children are often caught in the middle. For example, every year in the United States, around 876,000 divorces take place, which means one every 36 seconds, and over 1 million children end up involved in divorce proceedings annually.

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Dealing With a DUI Charge

Motor accidents are a common features on American roads today, and sometimes, injury or fatalities may be a result of a car colliding with another vehicle, bicyclist, or pedestrian. Sometimes, adverse weather such as heavy rain or icy roads can cause a crash, but often, a drunk or distracted driver is the cause of such accidents. Drunk driving is unfortunately common, as are the accidents it causes. Often, the injured party will file a lawsuit for settlement money, and criminal charges may be brought upon a motorist who was intoxicated prior to the crash. A DUII conviction (driving under the influence of intoxicants) may result in various penalties for the defendant, although the exact charges and the punishment may vary based on factors such as pleading guilty or not guilty, the quality of the DUII attorneys involved, and whether the defendant has had previous convictions against him or her. A DUII conviction will likely be the result of the court judge and criminal defense attorneys

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Custody Evaluation Tips to You Need to Know

Going through a divorce when there are children involved is never an easy matter, and with so much to consider, any unneeded additional stress can be detrimental to your overall well being. If you are looking for custody evaluation help, here are a few tips to help you make it though.

Listen to Your Lawyers Advice

If you have a divorce lawyer, or a child custody attorney at your disposal, it is crucial to listen to their advice. A lawyer will be able to explain, in depth, the process and what is needed. If they suggest specific instructions, it would be best to trust their experienced judgment. They have your best interests in mind, and serve as your main source of custody evaluation help.

Prepare

Be sure and be on time for every appointment you have with your evaluator, if possible never cancel an appointment unless absolutely necessary. If you have any questions that you would like to ask, be sure to write them down, along with any additional ones that may

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Four Types of Intellectual Property

There are close to 28 million small businesses in the U.S., each with a product of service to offer. With that comes the risk of intellectual property and patent infringements from competitors or other business owners. Understanding the four types of intellectual property can save you thousands of dollars in start-up costs and legal fees.

Trademark

A trademark will protect your brand. It is vital to protect your trademark; in most cases a trademark attorney or trademark law firm can assist you in registering your trademark at inception of your business.

Trade Secrets

Formulas (think soft drinks), new inventions, and secured information are considered trade secrets and are protected under intellectual property law statutes. Trade secret infringement,or misappropriation occurs when a competitor or other entity acquires a trade secret,or discloses a trade secret without consent. If for any reason you or your business is accused of misappropriation, Read more ...

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