Child Support: Consequences for Failure to Pay & Options for Unfair Judgments

Child support payments are an important aspect in the divorce or separation process, but often times one parent is laden with a substantially disproportionate financial responsibility towards the child's upbringing. If you've been the victim of such a ruling, it is imperative you understand the consequences regarding failure to pay, and what options are available to help alleviate your financial burdens. Consequences If you fail to pay child support, or even if you are simply late in making payments, the courts can truly wreak havoc on your life. [Read More]

Time To Get Out Of An Abusive Marriage? 5 Steps You Should Take

It's never easy to file for divorce. If you're the victim of domestic abuse, it can be even more difficult. You should never stay in an abusive relationship. However, you should take precautions before you file for divorce. Here are some steps you should take that will help an attorney, such as Wade Bettis, J.D., Ph.D., PC, get you the protection you need. Seek Medical Care Embarrassment or fear may keep you from seeking medical care. [Read More]

5 Signs That Your Employer Might Be Mishandling Your Workers' Compensation Case

If you have recently tried to file for workers' compensation, you may trust that your work will follow through on the process. However, it isn't always this simple and sometimes it is safer to bring in a workers' compensation lawyer to review your case. Here are five warning signs that your work might not follow through with your best interests in mind when it comes to workers' compensation. 1. If Things are Still 'Business as Usual' [Read More]

What You Can Do If Your New Home Has A Major Defect

After buying a home, you expect the house to be in the condition the seller said it was in. In fact, sellers are responsible for disclosing any problems a house has when they sell, but this doesn't always happen. If you end up with a problem in your new house that will cost you thousands of dollars to fix, you may want to hire a real estate lawyer for help. Here are two things the lawyer will do for if you have a home with defects. [Read More]