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Is An Increase In Child Support Possible?

A prevailing myth about child support orders is that once they are issued, they cannot be changed. However, child support orders are routinely modified to reflect a change in circumstances for the custodial and non-custodial parent. One possible modification is an increase in the payments. If you are a custodial parent and need to request an increase, here is what you need to know: When Can You Ask for an Increase?

Top 5 Reasons to Hire an Appellate Attorney

When you're involved in a lawsuit or a criminal case, your outcome in court may not always be fair or even correct. In many cases, you have the right to appeal a decision made by a lower court. But appealing a court decision is not a simple process -- you will need to hire an experienced appellate attorney to represent you. Some of the top reasons to hire an appellate attorney include:

Three Tips For Buying Foreclosures

Buying a foreclosed property is one way to make the most of your money when you buy a home. If you do it right, you can get a fantastic price on a beautiful piece of property. If you aren't prepared for the amount of work that might be involved, you can easily get lost in the process. Here are some tips on buying a foreclosed property the right way. 1. Don't buy at a foreclosure auction.

Entry Exam: How to Prove Injury from a Door That Is Too Heavy

Getting hurt inside of a store or business is usually because of a slip and fall. Getting injured due to a door being heavy is uncommon, but it does happen. Some business owners prefer to have reinforced doors for security. If the doors at the front entrance of the building are heavy, it may be difficult to open the door. If a heavy entrance door has caused a pull or sprain in your wrist, shoulder, or arm, this is a legitimate concern.

What to Do If You Are Injured at a Friend's House

Accidents happen. Whether you slipped and fell on icy stairs as you went to the door or had some roof shingles blow off the house and hit you, you deserve to have your medical bills paid for. Most of the time, the owner of the house will have homeowner's liability insurance that will take care of everything. However, this does not mean that you should avoid hiring a personal-injury lawyer. To ensure that all your medical needs are paid for and that you are compensated for any time you missed at work, there are some things you should and should not do.