If you own and run your own business, how you classify your business is extremely important. If your business is currently classified as a sole proprietorship or if you are in a partnership, you should schedule some time this fall to sit down with your corporate law attorney and talk about the benefits of incorporating your retail business. #1 Limits Your Personal Risk Running a small retail business operation can be risky.
Postal workers are some of the most dedicated employees in the country, expected to work in extreme weather conditions and to deliver their mail no matter what. Even so, that doesn't mean if you get hurt you don't have rights. If you've gotten hurt while delivering mail, whether it's due to falling, being attacked by a dog, or in some other way, follow these steps to make sure you're getting all the benefits you deserve.
Being faced with a lawsuit filed against you is certain to be one of the most difficult times in life. The uncertainty of how the case will end can wreak havoc with your emotional well-being. You may have a chance to end your case sooner rather than later and this is during the mediation process. The law requires for the parties who are involved in the lawsuit meet to work towards settling the case outside of the courtroom at mediation.
It's estimated that domestic violence is a problem in as many as 20 percent of all marriages. While a regrettable figure, this statistic also highlights the reality that the overwhelming majority of marriages do not involve this type of inappropriate behavior. However, as an act of revenge or for a number of other reasons, some spouses may falsely accuse their partner of domestic violence. If you've found yourself on the receiving end of a criminal charge, you understand the severity of the problem and just how important clearing your name is.
Being charged with a drug-related crime can be frightening for anyone, but it's particularly frightening for those who are in the country illegally. Along with being worried about what will happen to you after your drug charge conviction, you may also be worried about getting deported. This is certainly something that could happen, but you shouldn't give up just yet. Instead, follow these steps to help protect your chances of staying in the United States.
When my ex-husband decided to contest my choice to homeschool our children, I knew that I had to defend my right as the custodial parent. Our custody agreement gave me authority over educational decisions, but he still took me to court. I spent a lot of time working with an attorney to find out how best to handle it, and I did a lot of research on the laws as they applied. If you're trying to defend your educational choices amidst your divorce, this site may help. I've built it to share everything I learned and explain the process that I went through to secure my rights.