Getting pulled over by the police after leaving a bar can cause a person to panic. Even if you only had one beer and you know you are not drunk, you'll still likely have some butterflies in your stomach as the police officer walks up to the car. It's important to keep a clear head in this situation while being respectful of the police officer if you want to get through the traffic stop without any issues. [Read More]
Here's Why You Should Hire A Divorce Lawyer Even If You're Planning To Use Mediation Services
Using mediation services to get divorced can save you a lot of money, trouble, and stress when all is said and done. Mediation will help ensure that you and your spouse don't end up fighting about every issue on the table and dragging the divorce out longer than should be necessary. Using mediation services to divorce can make the process easier on the kids too. And while you aren't required to have a divorce lawyer represent you during mediation, there are many good reasons to consider doing so. [Read More]
What Can You Bring To The Bail Table?
If your spouse has been arrested, arraigned, and jailed, you may be able to spring him/her on a bail bond. The judge will announce what type of bond at the arraignment. A cash bond means that ONLY cash paid to the court/jail is allowed for the release of your spouse. However, if any other sort of bail bond is allowed, you can visit your bail bondsman to make arrangements. When you meet with the bail bondsman, make sure to bring with you any documents showing ownership of valuables and valuable items you have with you. [Read More]
Protecting Yourself While Traveling For Business: Are Injuries & Illnesses Work-Related Or Not?
Worker's compensation covers injuries and illnesses that occur while in the workplace, but what if an individual's workplace is anywhere their boss sends them on business trips? According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, employees need to be actively engaged in work-related activities in order to qualify for worker's compensation while on business trips. Here's what you need to know about worker's compensation if you travel for business. Document Everything in Your Schedule [Read More]