Scroll to Top

48minutes

Online News About Everything Law and the Courts

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...

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...

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,...

As the market becomes more competitive, companies must adapt to cope with the changes and stay ahead of the curve. They need an expert to help them create an enabling work environment for their diverse workforce. The modern workplace must be fluid and dynamic to keep up with a changing market environment and consumer preferences. A growing market often leads businesses...

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...

You might be surprised to learn that under certain conditions, another person, even a trespasser or a stranger, could claim a legal right to your property. This is known as the law of adverse possession. Basically, it states that a person could lay claim to your property under certain conditions and if said person has lived on your property long enough. Miller & Steiert,...

Divorces can be messy and at times heartbreaking. If your divorce involves contesting of assets, children or businesses, hiring a divorce lawyer is the logical thing to do. They may seem expensive but will save you a lot in the long run. Divorce lawyers in Albuquerque, such as those from the Law Office of Dorene A. Kuffer, are experienced in family legal issues and...