Is Your Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Payment Plan Enough? A Key Benchmark

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Chapter 13 bankruptcy can be a life-altering alternative to liquidation bankruptcy for some debtors. But while you have more control over what you get to keep and what you give up in bankruptcy, your repayment plan must be approved by the court. And to do this, debtors have to reach one key benchmark. What is this benchmark? Why does it matter? And how can you ensure you achieve it? Here's what you need to know.

20 July 2023

How A Lawyer Can Help You Defend Yourself In Court In A Truck Accident

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It's possible that you were involved in an accident while doing your job as a truck driver. If there were injuries caused by this accident, it's possible that the other driver might try to say you were at fault for the accident. If you are sure that you were not at fault for this accident and need help defending your rights in court, then you need the services of a truck accident lawyer.

19 June 2023

When Is An Issue Subject To Maritime Law?

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Maritime law may sound old-timey, especially if you don't own a boat or deal with water-based vessels. However, much of the world's commercial traffic operates under maritime law. Likewise, some personal activities fall into this category. You may wonder when maritime law governs an issue. Here is how you can tell. Navigable Waterways All activities on navigable waterways are subject to maritime law. In the U.S., the Army Corps of Engineers defines when a region counts as a navigable waterway.

10 May 2023

Exploring Child Custody Variations

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It's easy to become confused when faced with the many different types of child custody arrangements. The parenting plan is an important part of your divorce agreement and the decisions made about child custody will affect your family in a major way. Read below and become familiar with some common (and uncommon) child custody arrangements.  How to Choose? It's better that you and your spouse choose a plan that is right for you and your children.

23 March 2023

Have You Suffered A Defective Product Injury?

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As you shop and purchase various products, you trust that the manufacturers have taken all the necessary steps to ensure your safety. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Sometimes manufacturers release defective or unsafe products on the market. You are entitled to compensation when you come in contact with a faulty or dangerous product and sustain a personal injury. But first, there are several steps your personal injury lawyer will advise you to take.

28 February 2023

Don't Let These Common Motor Accident Hold-Ups Get To You

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It's not always a simple matter to be paid what you should after an accident. If the other driver is at fault, their insurance company may use several common defensive moves. Being prepared is important so that you don't get discouraged. In most cases, the below defensive moves can be easily combated by a motor accident lawyer. Find out more and be ready for what they throw at you. You caused the accident

25 January 2023

Criminal Defense Lawyer: How Defendants Can Work With Them Correctly

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If you ever get charged with something criminal, you probably will hire a defense attorney. They can help lessen the charge and even make it go away entirely in some cases. You just need to work with them in strategic ways to fully realize their services. Share Your Truth Regardless of what type of charge you're faced with, it's important to share your truth with a criminal defense attorney. They're not going to judge you or make you feel less worthy of their time.

3 January 2023