When you sue someone for pain and suffering, you are not including any amounts for medical treatments or lost wages into that figure. Pain and suffering lawsuits are about how much money could compensate someone that has experienced a hugely altered lifestyle due to an injury caused by someone else. If you have suffered an injury because of someone's negligence, learning more about exactly how much your injury is truly worth is beneficial.
Dealing with divorce is already an emotional battlefield, so why make that process even more arduous by heading into it unprepared? According to the American Psychological Association, roughly 40-50% of married couples divorce, depending on the given year's statistics. While this is an alarming number, being prepared for divorce proceedings (in and out of the court) can make the entire process significantly easier to manage. So, if you're currently facing an impending divorce, continue reading, as this article is for you.
You are walking through the mall parking lot after a round of Christmas shopping when all of a sudden, a mugger comes out of nowhere and violently assaults you. After the incident, the mugger runs off with your wallet and everything in it. Later, you find out that this had been happening for weeks in the same mall. Apparently, the mall did not think it was necessary to hire security.
The great thing about the internet is that it gives you a fast, easy way to share your creative work and build an audience. For a budding writer, photographer, filmmaker, or musician, this is a huge benefit that makes breaking into your chosen business simpler than ever. However, there is a downside. Your content that's so easy to share is also easy to steal. So what do you do when you discover that someone else is claiming your content as their own?
If you have recently been diagnosed with breast cancer and you started aggressive treatment, it's important to be sure you really have cancer to begin with. If medical professionals now doubt that you had the condition, or they said they wanted to be safe and act aggressively even though your cancer was invasive, you want to hire a lawyer. You want to know everything that you endured was for a reason, and that you didn't get treated because of a false diagnosis.
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.