If you are going to be applying for Social Security Disability benefits then you want to be prepared for all of the steps you’ll need to take along the way, as well as collecting and gathering the information that will be needed for you to prove your case. One interesting thing to note is that many people find they are turned down the first time around only to suddenly be accepted after they go through the process a second time. Read More»
Many businesses use release forms (or waivers) to shield themselves from potential liability claims and lawsuits. Organizers of dangerous activities, such as escape room games, may ask you to sign a release form so that you don’t sue them if you get injured in the activity. Here are some of the elements of a good release form.
Identities of Releasor and Releasee
A release form should include the names and addresses of the releasor and releasee. Read More»
Hopefully you are never bitten by a neighbor’s dog. However, since a lot of people have dogs and there is not a lot you can do to avoid being bitten by an aggressive dog who is intent on biting you, there is a chance this will happen in your lifetimes. If you are ever bitten, it is important to keep this list of dos and don’ts in mind so that you’re able to get the care and compensation you deserve. Read More»
Many people involved in auto accidents think filing lawsuits against the responsible parties will solve all their problems. While you can collect compensation for most damages by suing or settling outside of court, there are some things that even a sympathetic judge can’t help you with. Here are two problems that an auto accident lawsuit can’t solve.
Pay Off Loan Balance
Cars depreciate at a ridiculous rate. According to some experts, vehicles lose up to 20 percent of their value during the first year of ownership. Read More»
Defamation is a legal concept that involves having your reputation harmed by false statements. It is a civil wrong not a criminal wrong, so if you believe you have a defamation case against someone, you must file a civil lawsuit. This article focuses on some of the key aspects of defamation.
Defamation cases generally fall into two categories: libel and slander. Libel occurs when someone has made an untrue and harmful statement about you through physical media. Read More»