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what to be aware of when divorcing your spouse

Every marriage is not meant to last forever. No matter what the reasoning behind the divorce, it is important to have legal representation for each side. I almost lost everything because my former spouse said that he was taking care of things and that he would be fair about how the assets were divided. It took several weeks for me to find out what he was up to. It was then that I hired my own attorney and got what I deserved. You should never attempt to go through a divorce without a lawyer working on your side. On my site, I have listed several of the issues that can get overlooked if you are inexperienced with divorce documents and proceedings.

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  • Know Your Dates: Social Security Onset Dates

    1 November 2018

    If you are no longer able to do the work you love because of a medical condition, you may be able to get some help from the Social Security Administration (SSA). The SSA is a government agency in charge of disability benefits and they offer qualified applicants a monthly financial payment when they are too sick to work anymore. The process of being approved for this benefit is somewhat complex and can be very confusing.

  • The Prenup — Not Only For The Wealthy

    25 September 2018

    Many people view a prenuptial agreement as something that only rich businesspersons and celebrities rely on. A millionaire may not want to lose part of his or her fortune upon the breakup of his or her marriage, and this legal document will prevent such a scenario from unfolding. What you don't know, however, is that "ordinary" people can also benefit from meeting with a family attorney to discuss a prenuptial agreement before they get married.

  • The Importance Of Medical Records In An SSDI Hearing

    20 August 2018

    When you want to file a Social Security Disability claim, the most important tool you will need are your medical records. Your medical records will serve as the most vital piece of evidence to back up your claim, and largely what the SSA will use to determine if you are eligible for benefits. The following are some things you need to know about your medical records and SSDI benefits. What Constitutes Medical Records?

  • Taking The Mystery Out Of The Mouthful: Joint, Several, And Joint And Several Liability

    10 July 2018

    Many people find personal injury laws confusing. For example, the concept of joint; several; and joint and several liability laws are may be a bit confusing. Here is an overview of these legal principles and how they may apply to your personal injury case. Joint Liability Joint liability is a situation in which each defendant is fully liable for your total damages. This means each defendant can be compelled to pay the total damages; they can't escape liability by claiming that others were also liable for the injury.

  • Why Strict Liability Is Not Automatic Liability

    17 June 2018

    Strict liability is a legal theory that allows a personal injury victim to hold another party responsible for their injuries without proving that the other party's negligence or fault caused the injury. Strict liability rules apply only to a few specific injury cases; for example, it typically applies to: Those who handle inherently dangerous items, such as explosives Those who engage in criminal activities Those who manufacture consumer products Those who keep wild animals as domestic pets For example, a person who keeps a pet snake is strictly liable for the injuries the snake may cause to other people.