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Those who are familiar with the law know that the words murder and homicide are often used interchangeably, but in reality, the two terms are quite different. The difference between murder and homicide is largely determined by the intent of the killer. The most heinous crimes, such as homicide and...
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Trying to negotiate with an insurance company after a car accident can be a complicated process, but a knowledgeable personal injury lawyer can help. Having an attorney represent you can simplify the process, eliminate the stress, and help you receive a fair settlement.
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Visitation is the right of a parent to spend time with a child. This right is not absolute and can be restricted in many situations. The court can deny visitation entirely or require that it be supervised. The court may also order that there be certain times when the child...
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If we have joint legal custody, we will have to work out a parenting schedule between us. This schedule will vary, depending on the lifestyle and circumstances of both parents. Children thrive in a routine, and a shared schedule will make the transition between two households much easier. Without a...
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If you have been hurt in an elevator or escalator accident, you have many legal options. You can file a claim for workers’ compensation or file a product liability lawsuit. A qualified New York City elevator accident attorney will guide you through your options and help you decide which one...
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Relocating can be a stressful time for both parents. While it may be the best option for the children, it also creates a new set of logistical challenges. In addition to the long distance, the usual visitation schedule won’t work. You might need to work out additional concessions with your...
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If you are caught selling alcohol to a minor, you may be facing legal trouble. Fortunately, there are defenses. First, you may be able to use an ID card defense, but it’s important to remember that this defense only applies if the ID is legitimate and the person is over...
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When you’re purchasing or selling a home in New York City, it’s crucial to use a real estate attorney. These professionals can prepare the necessary documents to ensure that the sale goes smoothly. They can also calculate amounts owed at closing and request payoff letters from lenders. If you are...
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Attorneys’ fees are often based on the results they achieve in your case. If your case is likely to be successful, you can often negotiate for a lower fee. A “contingent fee” arrangement will give your lawyer a percentage of the amount recovered. The percentage will depend on the type...
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There are many ways to get a lawyer appointed to represent you in court. First, you should find out if you’re eligible for free or low-cost legal assistance. Your attorney will be able to help you file forms and report changes in your financial situation to the court, which can...
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It is important to be aware of your rights when dealing with an insurance company. Most people do not know their rights and are not aware of how to tell whether the insurance company’s initial offer is fair. Usually, the insurance company will make its first offer and then make...
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The first question you must ask yourself is: Are you sure that you need to hire i a lawyer for your divorce proceedings? It may seem logical to have a lawyer to represent you during a contested divorce. However, you may not know what to expect from a divorce lawyer....