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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...

Many people often overlook the advantages that could result from getting divorce mediation services while seeking to end their union. The Law Offices of Ian S. Mednick, P.C., divorce mediation experts in Long Island, will tell you the same. They forget that such a process offers a cheaper and faster way to go through the process. Divorce pains A divorce leaves you frustrated,...

When you get an injury at the workplace, you should take measures to protect your legal rights. Failure to do so could make you lose your compensation rights under the law. Here are four basic steps you should take after the injury. Report the injury Regardless of the type of injury you have suffered, you should report it immediately to your supervisor. As long as the...

When you’ve had the same attorney for years, letting them go can be a painful decision. Few relationships can be as close as that between a client and their lawyer. However, a time comes when changing lawyers is in your best interest. Here are telltale signs it’s you need a new law firm, according to Albuquerque family lawyers. You Can No Longer Afford Them While...

Mobility means freedom. You may not be able to get around quite like you used to but still want to live a full life. There are plenty of options available to help with this. New mobility aids are always being made available and you can explore them at a showroom or on the web from the comfort of your home. For some people, the key to feeling great about life is retaining...

Adopting offers benefits for the child, the birth mother, and the adoptive parents and family. A woman who is unprepared for the responsibilities that come with motherhood has a choice. Pregnancy doesn’t have to mean her plans to finish school or focus on a career have ended. She can go back to her own priorities after giving up the baby for adoption. The child benefits...

In a perfect world, every parent would never even think of not supporting their children. But in reality, there are millions of children (about 30 million in the U.S. alone) who are not getting any child support at all.  If you're wondering if you have a right to ask your ex-partner for financial support, don't be stuck with the question, "Who should...

Even the best employee gets sick. It is for this reason that sick leaves exist: to allow them to recuperate, and gain enough strength to return to work. The mandatory employee benefit provides workers with five days of sick leave, depending on how long an individual worked for the same employer. With the law entitling the workforce, employers have no choice but to abide....

Farming is an age-old tradition that involves complex business practices to ensure the efficiency of the food production process. As a major investment, it is important that all legal documents are properly filled and provided. In Townsville, conveyancing experience is a significant aspect to consider when a farm changes hands. Conveyancing refers to the preparation of...

Whether you’re a lawyer or a paralegal, not only will your superiors judge you for your interpersonal relationships, but for your research and writing skills, as well. Attending a paralegal school, whether online or not, is a big leap, lest you already have a law background. Should you decide to make a career out of this, or if you’re just in it for the useful knowledge...