Has a loved one passed away, and they left behind a will that is up to others to sort out? If so, know that the will is going to go through the probate process. Here are some crucial things to know about probate so that you can be well-prepared for this legal process.
Probate Validates The Will
One key part of probate is that it is going to verify that the will being used is the actual last will and testament.
Do you have a custody agreement with your ex-spouse for your shared child? Do you want to have the agreement changed so that you get more time with your child? Or perhaps you want to adjust it so you get primary or even full custody?
It is possible to get a custody agreement revised. The simplest approach is for you and the other parent to reach an agreement and mutually revise the arrangement.
Personal injury attorneys provide legal services to people who have suffered physical and psychological injuries and severe health problems due to negligent acts of a third party. This piece overviews the cases where a personal injury attorney can represent you.
Employers are responsible for ensuring that workplace conditions are safe for their employees. However, exposure to toxic chemicals, defective equipment, slips, falls, and fire outbreaks can result in injuries and health problems.
Some drivers engage in negligent behaviors that endanger other road users' lives. A good example of one of the most dangerous actions is opening the car door when there's an oncoming motorcycle in the adjacent lane. When a door suddenly appears in front of your bike, you might not manage to swerve safely to the other lane. As a result, the driver might hit and knock you down with the car door.
Driving under the influence (DUI) of an intoxicating substance increases the risk of auto accidents. Thus, you might assume that an auto accident claim against a DUI defendant would be straightforward. However, such a claim requires careful preparation and processing, just like other auto accident claims.
Below are some reasons a lawyer is necessary for a DUI accident claim.
A DUI Doesn't Constitute Automatic Liability
First, you should know that the defendant's DUI does not mean they are automatically liable for your damages.