If you’re new to recreational boating, there are several things that you should know before you hit the lake on a sunny morning for a fun-filled day of fishing and relaxation. Staying safe on the water is more than just a matter of following the well-known basics such as the use of life jackets. Here [...]
Have you been job hunting lately? Have you heard again and again that you just don’t have enough experience? Are you under 25? That may be your problem. Traditionally, age discrimination, or “ageism” in the workplace is associated with older workers who have trouble getting hired or who get put out to pasture before they’re [...]
There aren’t many things that make parents angrier than someone hurting their child. The parent of a child who is being bullied in school can feel helpless to fix the problem. They can’t pull the child out of school, and interfering can make things worse. Many parents rely on the school to fix the problem, [...]
Most insurance adjusters try their best to accommodate the settlement requests of their clients, but you may encounter an adjuster who makes unreasonably low settlement offers without providing any justifications. Luckily, there are many approaches you can take under these circumstances to make sure that you still receive a fair sum for your motor vehicle [...]
Filing for bankruptcy is a privilege that not all Americans can afford. In fact, a recent study has estimated that anywhere from 200,000 to 1 million consumers cannot afford to pay the average cost of $1,500 needed to file for bankruptcy. While this may be true, many Americans are struggling financially, and American consumers owe more than $11.68 [...]
Sometimes, the free exchange of ideas online goes a little too far. You don’t have to look very hard to find instances of a life turned upside down because of untrue statements made on the internet. Consider the case of Sunil Tripathi, a Brown University student who was a missing person when he was named [...]
Some occupations expose workers to serious hazards that can cause lung disease. Fortunately, worker’s compensation does cover these types of occupational hazards when certain criteria are met. Here are some of the most common occupations that are at risk of lung disease.
Construction Workers – Asbestosis & Mesothelioma
Asbestos is a mineral that was used in building [...]
Do you have a big defense trial coming up for which you must call in a specialist in their field? Strengthen your defense with the below six tips on choosing and preparing an expert witness for your trial.
1. Don’t Shop Around Too Much
Consulting as many expert witnesses as possible until you find one that perfectly [...]
Taking a business concept from idea to production can be a costly process. Many businesses get started with commercial start-up loans, but private equity and venture capital investments are a great option as well. Most private equity investors provide you with funds in exchange for a portion of the equity in the business as it [...]
If you or a loved are injured by a health care professional or provider, you may have cause to seek damages. Treatments that harm, injure, or cause death to a patient through errors in diagnosis, medication, health management, treatment, or aftercare are among the most common reasons to hire a medical malpractice lawyer.
Types of Medical [...]