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Legal counsel serves as a better way to handle wills and estates in QLD among other financial matters, as doing it yourself can have significant pitfalls. DIY estate planning, for instance, can only be possible if your assets are not complicated and will not require tax or trust planning. However, seeking legal oversight for this matter can be handy especially the situation...

When a couple divorces, one of them may not be able to support themselves. In this case, alimony may be necessary — with the financially better spouse making payments to support them during or after the dissolution of their marriage. Alimony payments are available in different forms and state courts consider a number of factors when determining spousal support. If you...

During the initial consultation, your family lawyer will ask you many questions about the case at hand. You must answer those questions as truthfully and sincerely as possible to help your attorney understand your situation. The information you provide will also help you and your lawyer formulate the best strategy. Knowing the things you should tell or ask your family...

Sexual harassment, whether it happens in a dark alley, club, or workplace, is never acceptable. No matter how hard people try to justify it, perpetrators should not get away with it. It’s also important to realize that sexual harassment comes in many forms and it remains a major problem, worldwide. If you’re an employer, manager, or HR personnel, you want your workplace...

No one wants to be embroiled in a crime. It doesn’t matter whether you are the victim or not. What is important is you hire an attorney immediately after an unfortunate incident. But out of all the criminal defense lawyers in the Townsville area, how do you choose one? Choosing a Criminal Defense Attorney Criminal lawyers are your greatest allies in a case. When...

So, your spouse cheated on you Naturally, the news stirs a number of emotions — pain, betrayal, mostly negative feelings. The initial shock of finding out is enough to render you speechless. But once you’ve come to terms with what happened, there’s the sudden urge to talk. Everyone will ask about it: the family, the kids, and close friends. Sometimes, even acquaintances...

Divorce is the result of two former spouses realizing they don’t agree on most things. Due to the conflicts of interest (which result in endless fights), husband and wife end up agreeing on one thing: it’s time to part ways. Separation, however, still results in numerous arguments — with the fiercest ones stemming from issues concerning the children. Since the majority...

The real estate industry involves a lot of hard work, especially when it comes to selling a property. If it’s your first time to sell a house, take note of the following steps for a stress-free and beneficial home selling. Determine the Value of Your Home The first step in home selling is determining the price of your property. Do this by seeking the help of a real estate...

One of the most difficult things you need to go through in a divorce when you have kids together is the custody battle. As a parent, it’s normal to wish to get full custody of your children especially if you know that you can take better care of them compared to your former spouse. To increase your chances of earning full custody of your child, here are some things...

Are you looking for a job outside of the legal industry? A career, training and coursework as a paralegal hone and develop skills that are translatable to other industries, whether it is in corporate or medicine. Knowing what these are allows you to broaden your horizons and try other jobs for career advancement. Logic When you complete one of the many paralegal certificate...