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Going through the process of a divorce is tough on all parties, but is especially tough on children. That said, you should make every effort to keep the process as painless as possible for the sake of your kids. One of the greatest mistakes people make in life is to stay in a loveless marriage for the sake of the kids. While that might seem like a noble thing to do, it...

Timeshares are gaining popularity for many people who like to travel the world. In fact, at least 9 million people own a timeshare in more than 6,000 resorts. However, some people want to cancel their timeshare agreement, which can be quite difficult since timeshare agreements are considered a legally binding document. Because of this, a lot of timeshare owners are afraid...

Accidents hurt. That’s the truth, and there is no other way to say it. You stand to lose your capabilities of doing things like you used to. Also, the financial damages accruing from the accidents can be devastating. The good news is that you can file a suit and get compensation. Your health might not be the same after this, but at least you won’t have to worry...

The life of a paralegal can be an exciting and rewarding one. However, not everybody has the basic traits it takes to be one. If you feel you have them, then paralegal programs online may be right for you. Here are the traits you need to be a successful paralegal: Good communications Paralegals do a lot of the legwork for lawyers. You may have to interview clients,...

The extensive media focus on the #MeToo movement primarily revolved around sexual harassment allegations within the entertainment industry, yet it led employers from other industries to review their own workplace policies. A company’s reputation is at stake when it becomes embroiled in such accusations, which is not only exclusive to those who are in show business. In...

In lawsuits against hospitals, doctors or nurses, there is usually the need for an expert witness who is knowledgeable about hospital procedures. This has made the legal nurse consultant a primary resource for legal teams. The consultant is usually not just qualified to give expert opinion but is also certified for it. A legal nurse consultant certificate is a big boost...

At some point, you or your family will claim your life insurance. While it’s not always the case, there are instances where insurance companies deny payment for ambiguous reasons. This is where the expertise of a life insurance attorney from Los Angeles will come in handy. They can help and assist you and your family navigate through the complex maze called insurance...

No matter how rough your relationship is with your spouse, the talks of divorce are never easy. With the complexity of the legal procedures and certain personal issues at home, both sides may lose their temper when discussing the important things. But there are different ways to prevent this. Making the Decision​ This is one of the toughest decisions for every couple....

Firing an employee is a difficult choice to make. Moreover, you must follow and stick to the ethics and statutory procedures put in place. Besides, employees have their rights also documented and violating any of them might land you in big trouble. Here are some of the mistakes you should avoid when terminating your employees: Failure to give notice Termination can stir...

A divorce can be one of the most emotionally draining experiences a person would go through. When there are matters of child custody involved, the experience can be even more harrowing. To make things easier for everyone involved, especially the kids, avoid doing the following things at all costs. 1. Going at it alone You can choose to represent yourself pro se during...