What Are The Alternatives To A Contested Divorce?

While many divorces turn into a fight, yours doesn't have to be a battle. There are many options to resolve your divorce even if you hate your spouse. Using any of the following options can greatly reduce your stress and legal costs. Collaborative Divorce In a collaborative divorce, you work together with your spouse to agree on every single issue in your divorce. Your lawyers can help explain what you would be entitled to under the law and assist you in drawing up the final paperwork. [Read More]

Faqs About The Debtor Education Course In A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

A Chapter 13 bankruptcy filing has several requirements that must be met before it is approved by the court. One of those is completing the debtor education course. If you are planning to file for bankruptcy, here is what you need to know about the course.  What Is the Debtor Education Course? One of the focuses of the court during your bankruptcy filing is ensuring that you are able to identify what caused your financial issues and know what steps you can take to avoid them in the future. [Read More]

How To Minimize Post-Divorce Conflicts With Your Former Spouse

The difficulties of divorce do not end the minute the final decree is finalized. You may find yourselves in constant conflicts with your former spouse if you don't take active steps to avoid them. Here are some of the precautions for minimizing such disagreements: Put Everything in Writing Put everything in writing to avoid disputes. It's much easier for your former spouse to dispute a word-of-mouth agreement than for them to dispute a written agreement they signed. [Read More]

Answering Common Workers' Compensation Eligibility Questions

If you've suffered an injury during work hours, you might be thinking about filing a workers' compensation claim. Most injuries that you sustain at work will qualify for workers' compensation coverage, but that doesn't mean that every injury would be covered. Here are a few things you should consider before you file. Is The Injury Directly Connected To Your Job? Injuries sustained during the execution of your job duties are usually covered under workers' compensation without too much trouble. [Read More]