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Divorce may be a regular occurrence here in Colorado and other states, but it still continues to be a painful and messy process for couples. It may be because of these qualities that make unmarried couples reluctant about marriage. Hope for Happiness You may be with someone you want to marry, yet both of you may be hesitant about marriage. Thankfully, you can marry without...

Most people assume that those who enter a legal profession got into law school to become an attorney. According to some surveys, paralegals ranked the top among the 2011 Most Underrated Jobs in the U.S. What they don’t know is that some choose the paralegal career path because they get the best of both worlds. They know that taking paralegal degrees online could lead...

You may have walked past your neighbor’s dog for the last ten years or so. If you think that is a guarantee of its loyalty and friendliness towards you, you’re wrong. A dog is man’s best friend, true, but for one reason or another, it could end up biting you. And when it does, you need to let the dog’s owner know he or she is accountable for your injury. What Should...

No one can face divorce alone. Some divorcees might beg to differ, insisting they can face all the phases without anyone’s help. But in reality, no man is an island. Through all the stages of divorce, it helps if someone is right behind you. Saying goodbye to your spouse can be exhausting physically, emotionally, and financially. Since they are no longer available...

When you send your old parents to a nursing home, you expect that they will be taken care of. But what if you visit them one day and find evidence of abuse or negligence? What will you do? Here are some scenarios in a nursing home that merits a medical malpractice lawsuit:Failure to Keep the Facility Hazard-FreeNursing homes are meant to be a safe environment for...

Figuring out the potential penalties for an OVI conviction in Ohio will be dependent on the offender’s previous OVI offenses, the BAC level at the time of the offense, and whether the offense involved severe bodily harm or death. With this in mind, the potential penalties could include the following:Imprisonment or jail time between three days and 15 years Costly...

The process to provide injured and disadvantaged employees with proper compensation should be automatic for most of the people that live and work in the United States. Unfortunately, achieving that level of security can still be a struggle for many sectors of the population. The First Crusaders for Compensation That difficulty is the main reason why workers comp attorneys...

In the US, 13 people go to work every day and never come home. This alarming figure was taken from a speech by Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis during the Workers Memorial Day in 2012. Workplace injuries can happen to anyone, anywhere. A 2012 data from the Depart of Labor reveals that nearly 3.1 million nonfatal workplace accidents and illnesses were reported in 2010, accounting...

Having a business attorney is one important thing many people in business often overlook. The service of a legal professional is not only for large corporations. Even small businesses such as online stores and small dealers can benefit from having an attorney by their sides. Denver-based law firm Miller & Steiert, P.C. shares some common situations where having...

The worst thing that can happen to a person while in another country is to be detained or arrested. If you ever find yourself in a dreadful situation, never hesitate to seek legal advice. Las Vegas Immigration Lawyer reminds that the immigration law is not just about filling out forms. There are cases that are even more difficult for others. You live in an age where same-sex...