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It is common thinking that mothers are better suited to raise children. When a divorce it forthcoming, or when unmarried parents decide to go their separate ways, it is expected that mothers will be given the responsibility to raise the child. Given this belief, fathers are already at a disadvantage. How can you win the custody battle and still be part of your child’s...

Separation and divorce might seem similar, but they are different legally. In separation, a couple is considered married though they live separately. A separation agreement is essential to lay down your spousal support, shared properties and child custody. Most people think that a separation agreement is vital for couples going through a long period of separation. A family...

Riding a motorcycle can be risky. Even if you are careful, there is always a possibility of being involved in an accident. However, if you have insurance, you can claim an injury and gain monetary compensation. If you intend to do that, it’s essential to avoid these mistakes: Not Calling a Lawyer Another mistake that you can commit is not looking for an injury attorney...

The allure of owning a timeshare property is undeniable. Timeshare sales representatives often say that you can use the property whenever you go on vacation. Additionally, spending time in a timeshare property can be fun for families and friends. Unfortunately, there are downsides to owning a timeshare property. You need to pay for expensive maintenance fees, which run...

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...