How to Avoid a Search When Pulled Over by the Police
26 August 2020
Police officers are restricted regarding whether or not they are allowed to search your vehicle. They might ask if they can look inside but they cannot force you to consent to a search except under certain circumstances. For this reason, it's always a good idea to say "no" when an officer asks whether they may search your car.
They Must Have Probable Cause
An example of probable cause might be when a police officer can smell marijuana in the car.
Can You Force A Trust Into Probate?
28 July 2020
One of the main reasons that people setting up estates use trusts to transfer their assets is to avoid probate. Under probate law, it is very difficult to force a trust into a review by the court. Here is a look at some of the specific circumstances where it might be possible.
Contesting the Trust
It is impossible for someone who isn't named as a beneficiary of a trust to contest it.
What To Expect From Divorce Mediation
22 May 2020
Divorce mediation is a method that many couples use today for their divorce cases. Instead of each spouse hiring a lawyer to negotiate, the spouses work together with a mediator to settle the issues. People use mediation for several reasons, and it offers several benefits. If you are considering this strategy for your divorce, here are five things you should expect.
1. You Must Get Along
The first thing to expect through mediation is order and peace.
Why People Use Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
22 May 2020
If you compare Chapter 7 bankruptcy to Chapter 13, you will probably agree that Chapter 7 seems easier and provides more advantages. If this is true, then why do people use Chapter 13 bankruptcy? People use Chapter 13 for many reasons, and the truth is that it can be a more effective branch of bankruptcy for many people. Here are some of the reasons people use Chapter 13.
They Have No Choice About the Branch They Use