law

Charged With A Crime? Avoid These Common Mistakes

If you have recently been charged with a crime, the days and weeks following the arrest can be scary and confusing and you might make a hasty choice that can impact not only your case but your future as well. Do not let your rash decision-making and a simple mistake impact your freedom and family. Instead, make sure to avoid these common mistakes people making after being arrested and charged with a crime.

Workers' Compensation Claim Denied: Now What?

If you were recently injured at work and need help covering your medical bills or other expenses, there's a good chance you've filed a workers' compensation claim with your employer. Unfortunately, if you've received a notice that your claim was denied, you may be panicking and wondering how you'll cover those expenses yourself. Workers' compensation claims are frequently denied--often wrongfully so. By knowing your rights as well as what steps to take next, you can fight back for the compensation you may be entitled to.

Why A Case Might Go To Probate?

Probate law is an area of the legal world that often leaves average folks feeling a little mystified. It's often an exceedingly boring section of the system, but it's also downright crazy in the handful of cases that require serious scrutiny. Let's look at the question of why a case might go to probate and what the implications may be for you. Why Probate Exists First, there is the scenario where someone dies without a will.

What A Speeding Ticket Can Do And How To Get Out Of It

If you received your first speeding ticket, then you want to know about your options. It may seem as if you only have one option and that would be for you to pay the ticket. However, you do have other options available to you! Consider if there may be extenuating circumstances regarding why you were speeding, or other circumstances that lead you to believe you may not have deserved the ticket.

How To Contest Your Speeding Ticket

No matter how hard you may try to always abide by the laws of the road, it can be easy to end up speeding. You may speed to pass someone, speed to put some distance between your car and another car you don't want to continue driving near, speed on complete accident, or even end up having your car naturally pick up more speed than you realize when going downhill. Of course, there is also the chance that you are just a driver who has a lead foot, and in this case, you may speed frequently.