When my husband I decided to start a business, we didn't think about the legal aspects of doing so. We didn't realize that purchasing business insurance, getting building permits and making investments all required some type of legal advice. But after speaking to a close friend, who also happens to own a small business, we contacted a business attorney. Now, we have the legal smarts to make the best decisions for our business, as well as the legal representation in case something happens to our company. I hope that you find my blog helpful and informative for your own business. It's a great resource for finding the legal advice, resources and guidance you need to get your company up and running.
2 March 2015
In the middle of February, a snowplow operator got the shock of his life when the ground collapsed underneath his vehicle as he was pushing snow off the street in a residential area. Although the man was able to escape the sinkhole uninjured, the incident does raise the question of who would be responsible for compensating a person hurt in this type of natural disaster. Unfortunately, arriving at the answer isn't always easy.
11 February 2015
For many men, sildenafil citrate is a life-changing medication. When the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the drug to treat erectile dysfunction in 1998, sildenafil helped thousands of American men cope with a devastating problem. Since then, some men have suffered unwanted side effects, and studies show that the drug can lead to a serious form of skin cancer. Learn more about the link between sildenafil citrate and melanoma, and find out why some American men are filing personal injury lawsuits.
2 February 2015
If one of your neighbors has been putting out food to attract wildlife, and a wild animal has done substantial damage to your property or injured someone in your family, you may have a personal injury case. During a free consultation, a lawyer considers various aspects of this somewhat unusual situation. He or she can confirm whether you should request a settlement from the neighbor's homeowners insurance company. Had You Asked Your Neighbor to Stop Feeding Wildlife?
23 January 2015
Filing for bankruptcy is never an easy choice to make. Sometimes, people who could benefit from bankruptcy are hesitant to file because of concerns about the aftermath. In fact, in some cases, even the best intentions to avoid bankruptcy could find you facing it anyway. Sometimes, a creditor may decide to try to force you into filing bankruptcy. This is known as involuntary bankruptcy, and if you're struggling financially, you should understand the fundamentals of how it works.
20 January 2015
If you were involved in a car accident that left you with serious injuries, you might be thinking about filing a personal injury lawsuit to recoup some of your expenses. However, in addition to dealing with debilitating injuries and recovering from emotional trauma, you and your lawyer will have the responsibility of proving your case. Here are two things you should bring with you when you meet with your lawyer for the first time, and how they can help: