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How You Can Pick The Right Personal Injury Legal Representation

Being injured by the fault of negligence of another person is an extremely frustrating position to be in. These injuries not only can impact your quality of life but it can also derail your professional career. Failure to file a lawsuit can leave you financially responsible for things like medical procedures or physical therapy to help rehab an injury. Permanent impacts of an injury can occur and can prevent you from doing something you... ❯❯❯

DUI Cases: The Key To Winning At Court

Being charged with a DUI can be devastating towards every aspect of your life. You can lose your job, your ability to drive, and many other freedoms we enjoy every day.  A lot of social consequences come with a DUI conviction, as well. For example, a DUI can ruin a relationship between spouses. It’s nice to think those closest to you will forgive you for your mistake, but that’s not always the case. As long as people... ❯❯❯

5 Tips to Choosing an Immigration Lawyer

5 Tips to Choosing an Immigration Lawyer If you are looking to emigrate to the USA you need a capable immigration lawyer, one that knows the law inside out and who will be able to help you with all your questions. There are certain things you should consider when choosing an immigration lawyer – make sure they are experts in this field is the first and most pertinent point – so here are our 5 tips on how to choose an immigration lawyer who will help you be... ❯❯❯

Employers and Workers’ Comp Claims.

Workers’ compensation, there is a pretty good chance you have heard of it. It’s a system where an employer purchases workers’ compensation insurance so that if their employees get hurt while on the job the employees are taken care of and the employer doesn’t have to pay their bills directly out of pocket. So why then would an employer be against an employee filing workers’ comp? One reason an employer... ❯❯❯

Steps to Take After You’ve Been Pulled Over For A DUI

A DUI (driving under the influence) is a serious criminal offense that has a couple of long-term consequences. The majority of DUIs are considered misdemeanors; however, should a crash occur as a result of driving while under the influence, the offense is viewed as a felony DUI. Such cases are often a result of the driver fleeing the accident scene or causing serious injury or even death due to driving while intoxicated. If you have... ❯❯❯

What is Included in a Civil Union Agreement?

What is Included in a Civil Union Agreement? When two people are in a civil union, it is a bit like a marriage because the couple has a legal relationship with one another. While the relationship is acknowledged, it is different from a marriage in several ways. Those in a civil union may have access to state benefits, but not federal benefits. For example, if one person in the relationship has passed away, the other person would not be entitled to receive spousal benefits simply... ❯❯❯

The Difficulty of Proving a Medical Malpractice Claim

What is Medical Malpractice? Medical malpractice occurs when a hospital, doctor, or medical professional fails to properly carry out their medical duties. Medical malpractice often results in an injury to a patient due to the health professional’s negligence or oversight. There are many categories of malpractice, and it could be the result of diagnosis, treatment, aftercare, or simple healthcare management. Laws vary state to... ❯❯❯

Things to Consider When Hiring a Traumatic Brain Injury Attorney

Image link The brain is the most critical part of you. It coordinates all aspects of your body, from feelings to actions to memories. Therefore, when you get a traumatic brain injury from a blow to the head, a car crash, or fall, it can lead to a compromised life. To help you deal with the resulting issues, it is in your best interest to seek compensation. When you get compensated for a brain injury, you can pay for the costly... ❯❯❯

Estate Planning: What is it and Why is it Important?

Estate Planning: What is it and Why is it Important? Estate planning is one of the most important things an individual can do for his or her family. Though it's not always clearly understood, most individuals do feel like they should do something to protect their families and assets in the future. Understanding what estate planning really is and why it matters makes it easier to take the steps necessary to secure your estate. What is Estate Planning? Simply put, estate planning is the... ❯❯❯

Valiente Law Educates Florida Residents About State Firearms Laws

Valiente Law Educates Florida Residents About State Firearms LawsAt Valiente Law, we’ve prepared an infographic to shed light on Florida’s firearms laws and the consequences of a conviction for weapons charges. Our experienced criminal defense attorneys are highly regarded for helping our clients enforce their gun rights and defending them against weapons violations. A Primer on Florida Weapons Charges Floridians enjoy the right to bear arms under both the state and federal... ❯❯❯