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Family Law – How To Avoid Legal Battles During The Adoption Process

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are currently considering adopting a child, then you should know that most adoptions take about 12 months to complete. The process can be long and difficult, and it is in your best interest to hire a family law attorney to help you through your adoption journey. Once you hire the lawyer, make sure that the following things are done so that future legal issues do not arise. Make Sure Parental Rights are Waved You have many options available to you when you want to adopt a child, and some individuals decide to adopt a baby directly from...

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More Men Are Filing Sexual Harassment Lawsuits. Here Are 3 Reasons Why

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Up until recently, it was very rare for a man to avail himself of his rights under the sexual harassment laws. These were seen as a means to protect women from discrimination and harassment on the job, which was and still is a big problem. The laws provided equal protection to men, but the idea of a sexual harassment lawsuit by a man was unusual. This trend is gradually changing, however. In the years from 1990 to 2009, the number of men filing sexual harassment lawsuits increased from 8 percent of all harassment claims to 16 percent. In...

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Receiving Worker’s Compensation? What You Need To Know About Your Nurse Case Manager

Posted by on Nov 18, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are receiving worker’s compensation you may have a nurse case manager assigned to your case. While there are generally clear guidelines for your nurse case manager, you may feel that he or she is a bit intrusive on your privacy. It’s important to understand the role of your nurse case manager. That way, you may be able to determine if the actions he or she takes are appropriate or not. Here’s what you need to know. What Does a Nurse Case Manager Do? A nurse case manager facilitates treatment by arranging appointments...

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How To Avoid Overexerting Yourself At Work

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

According to BusinessInsurance.com, overexertion injuries are the most common reason for someone to file a workers’ compensation claim. You might think that if you work in a job that is not physically demanding, you are immune to this type of injury. Unfortunately, that’s not true: You can overexert your body in nearly any setting, because if you do any lifting, carrying, pulling, pushing or even holding, you might be at risk. The good news is that in many cases, these types of injuries are avoidable. Read on to find out how you...

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Why File Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Instead Of Another Type

Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

When an individual or couple files for bankruptcy, one of the first decisions to be made is what type of bankruptcy to file. According to Cornell University Law School, chapter 7 is the most common type of bankruptcy. Why do people choose to file chapter 7 rather than another type, and is chapter 7 the right type of bankruptcy for you to pursue? What are the differences between the Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 Advantages to Filing Chapter 7 Speed Chapter 7 is usually the fastest option when it comes to bankruptcy. A Chapter 7 filing...

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Injured At The Dentist? Consider Filing A Lawsuit To Recover Your Damages

Posted by on Nov 10, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

When you go to the dentist, you expect him or her to detect your oral problems and provide the proper remedies for them, but this is not always how it works. There are times when problems happen from dental visits, and some of these problems could be very severe. If you believe a dentist has wronged you and left you with major problems, it might be time to talk to a lawyer about filing a dental malpractice case against your dentist. Types of Issues You Could Sue For While there are many different problems you might incur from dental work,...

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Always Wear Your Helmet: How Not Wearing A Helmet Affects Your Motorcycle Accident Claim

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Most motorcyclists love the thrill of riding down the road. Without the limits of a metal frame, motorcyclists tend to feel freer. This feeling of feeling free comes at a cost, as motorcyclists tend to be 35 times more likely to get into a deadly accident than vehicle drivers. As a result, most states require motorcyclists to wear helmets when on the road. According to the National Center for Statistics and Analysis (NCSA) of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), helmets can reduce the likelihood of a crash...

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