First off, it is important to understand that lawyers are not all about lawsuits. They are also very good at reading documents and advising what can and should be done in a given situation. This includes helping you to understand what special education programs your child may qualify for and what the individual education plan (IEP) is offering. If you are going to have a meeting with the school about your child's special education needs, meet with a special education lawyer beforehand.
Getting injured at work is something that can happen to anyone at any time, and filing for workers compensation can prove to be a challenging endeavor. If you've been injured on the job and your employer isn't fighting your claim at all, you may feel like you don't need to do anything further to have your claim approved. But, getting a workers compensation attorney even when everything is going smoothly just may be the wisest thing you've done, and here are a few reasons why.
Welcoming a child into the world can change your life for the better, but it also brings forth a huge increase in responsibilities. The first weeks and months of a baby's life can be challenging for new parents, but there are several things that need to be done to protect the best interest of the child. Estate planning is important for any adult, but it becomes especially important when a child is involved.
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.
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.