A lot of professional cake artists and bakers get their start working from home—they usually start out small and hope to grow their customer base first before they open a full-time store. Unfortunately, early missteps along the way can lead to big legal problems, especially when it comes to character cakes and copyright laws. If you're starting your own cake baking business, this is what you need to know about those cute Disney and Pixar cake pans (among others)—before you use them.
Divorce is typically painful for everyone involved, but it can be especially harmful to children. When parents go their separate ways, kids need a great deal of emotional support and care. Unfortunately some parents allow their own pain to interfere with what is best for the child. Parental alienation is a selfish way of getting back at an ex, and it can put kids under massive stress. Here are some ways to recognize parental alienation and steps you can take to fight it.
Even motorists who take out the highest amounts of auto insurance coverage available risk losing their assets if they are found liable for causing a car accident injury. If someone makes a claim with their insurance company and states that you were the driver at fault, you will have no choice but to defend yourself. For drivers who face claims of auto accident injury, relying on the experience and professionalism of a personal injury attorney is the best strategy available.
A common piece of advice for those seeking a lawyer is to get an experienced one. It's true that a lawyer's experience is a good measure of their mettle, but how exactly do you know whether your lawyer is experienced? Here are three ways you can tell whether your prospective lawyer is experienced: How Long They Have Practiced Many professionals get better with time, and lawyers are no exception. In fact, some people feel that a typical lawyer spends their first two years on the job just getting the hang of things.
If you and your "significant other" have decided to just live together for the time being, you might not realize it but you are part of a growing trend. More than ever before, couples are cohabitating instead of marrying, forgoing marriage vows for a more casual approach to a committed relationship. While you might be giving up a marriage certificate, however, it's important that you not give up more than you should.
I am a real estate attorney, and I have been helping clients buy and sell property for many years. Some clients do not realize their legal obligations and options when it comes to purchasing or selling a house or land. I hope that this blog will be a way for people to get information about legal issues in real estate and what they need to know when doing business. Buying and selling property can be complicated, and all parties involved have legal obligations. Know what is expected of you, and you will be able to get the best out of your real estate transactions.