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  • Four Tips To Avoid A DUI This Halloween

    Halloween is a time when kids enjoy going out to trick or treat, but it's even a time for adults to have an excuse to party, as well. Everything from costume contests, bar hopping, exploring haunted trails, and more is what adults tend to participate in on this night. However, this also usually includes drinking, especially if you are going bar hopping or are attending a Halloween party. This is why this night is a night many people find themselves facing a DUI charge.
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  • Enjoying Newlywed Life? 4 Reasons You Should Sit Down With An Attorney And Plan Your Estate

    If you're a newlywed, you probably haven't given much thought to estate planning. After all, young people don't need estate planning. Right? Not necessarily. There are a lot of reasons why even newlyweds need the benefit of a good estate plan. You never know when something is going to happen. If it does, you need to be prepared. Here are four important reasons why you need to have your estate in order, even if you're newlyweds.
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  • 3 Types Of Collateral You Can Use For Bail

    When you think about paying bail for a loved one, you might think about doing so with cash. Of course, this is a very popular option, whether you choose to pay the full amount of bail to the magistrate or if you work with a bail bondsman and pay his or her fee. However, in some cases, you can actually use collateral for bail. These are some of the types of collateral that you might be able to use.
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  • How To Communicate With Your Divorce Lawyer In Court

    Courts are very restrictive when it comes to communication during a hearing. Most courts only allow legal pads of paper; those pads of paper that are all yellow with blue lines on them. So, how do you communicate with your divorce lawyer in the middle of a hearing and not get the judge's dander up? It goes something like the following. Hear Something Maddening? Write It Down Your ex is going to say a lot of inflammatory things.
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  • Piloting Errors That May Lead To An Air Accident

    Many airplane accidents are caused by pilot errors. Pilot errors come in different ways some of which may not be obvious to a non-pilot. Here are some common categories of pilot errors, and how they may lead to airplane accidents: Using the Wrong or Inadequate Skills Piloting an aircraft requires a reasonable level of skill, most of it obtained via learning and experience. For example, a pilot needs to know how to retract the landing gear, descend, ascend or increase the aircraft sped before taking off.
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  • Common Workplace Injuries That Are Covered By Worker's Compensation

    When you are injured while at work, you will want to be aware of the fact that you are likely protected by a worker's compensation insurance policy. Unfortunately, many people are not aware of the full range of injuries that can be covered under these policies, and this can lead them to fail to seek these benefits following certain types of injuries. Repetitive Injuries Depending on the type and nature of your job, you may be at risk of suffering repetitive stress injuries.
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  • Four Trial Separation Tips

    When your marriage is strained, it can be tough to think clearly about what you want from the relationship. You may not be ready for divorce, but living in the same space might be too stressful. A trial separation can allow you to step back from the marriage and examine whether there's a chance for reconciliation or not. However, the following guidelines must exist so that your marriage has a fair chance.
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  • Business Litigation and Deaths on the Job: The Right Way to Deal with It

    As a business owner, you want to be sure that everything you do is on the up-and-up. You never know when you might end up in court over something and then have your whole business scrutinized by the law. That said, if you are currently involved in business litigation, specifically litigation involving a death related to your business, here is how you should deal with it. Hire a Lawyer Even if you wish to claim some responsibility for the death of an employee or customer, you will still need a lawyer so that you do not get burned.
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  • What You Should Know About The 341 Bankruptcy Meeting

    When filing for bankruptcy, it will be required that you have a 341 bankruptcy meeting. Chances are that you have not heard about this meeting before, so here's what you should know about it. What's The 341 Bankruptcy Meeting? When filing for bankruptcy, everyone you owe money to will be notified of your filing. The trustee that the court has appointed will then schedule the 341 bankruptcy meeting. The purpose of having the meeting is so a creditor can explain why the debt they are owed should not be discharged.
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  • Why Your Child May Be Better Off Being Tried As An Adult

    Most people assume that children should only be tried in juvenile courts. While there are numerous advantages to that approach, there are also some juvenile defendants that may benefit from the adult court process. Here are two examples of the advantages your child may receive by getting tried in an adult court: Trial by Jury In most states, juveniles do not have the right to get tried by the jury. If your kid is tried in an adult court, they may be tried by a jury and enjoy the associated benefits, such as these two:
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