Legal Guide Legal Guide Copyright by en Sat, 14 Dec 2019 20:13:48 -0500 The Key Differences Between Superannuation In Australia And New Zealand Image Credit: Unsplash The Cost of Death Report shows that 88% of seniors believe there is a need to talk more about death and dying in New Zealand. What does this really mean? Well, the retirement systems in Australia and New Zealand both share common themes and differences, especially when it comes to things like funerals, superannuation, healthcare, and aged care. The retirement systems in]]> Guide Editor Tue, 10 Dec 2019 22:17:08 -0500 Key Facts About US Immigration Policies The Trump administration has plans afoot to alter the immigration laws into the USA. Here are a few key points as to the situation as it stands now, these being relevant to the most commonly asked questions regarding the subject. Family-Based Immigration At present the USA Issues green cards to persons wishing to enter the US who have a spouse, sibling, child or parent who is a US citizen]]> Guide Editor Sun, 08 Dec 2019 21:23:06 -0500 Uber and Driver Found Responsible In Wrongful Death Accident Guide Editor Thu, 05 Dec 2019 22:17:15 -0500 Sunshine Justice: How Criminal Defense Differs in Florida Just as in the other states, there are criminal laws set forth in Florida to prevent acts that cause deliberate harm to other people and punish those who commit them. These laws are in place to protect the public and deter people not to commit crimes. However, of course, crimes occur every single day in spite of criminal law. In Florida, criminal defense differs from other states in certain]]> Guide Editor Wed, 04 Dec 2019 04:44:48 -0500 The 6 Most Common Legal Claims in Florida People have the right to file many kinds of legal claims in Florida, but certain kinds of claims are more common than others. Any person considering a legal action in Florida should make sure that they retain legal counsel for assistance with every aspect of their case. The six most common kinds of legal claims in the Sunshine State include: Breach of Contract A breach of contract claim]]> Guide Editor Sun, 01 Dec 2019 23:12:23 -0500 Is a Car Making a Left Turn Always Held Legally Responsible for an Accident? If you're making a left turn, it's your responsibility to wait for a break in traffic and avoid a collision. Therefore, most accidents at intersections are said to be the fault of the driver who made the left turn. But as with all rules, there are exceptions. Learn how to determine when the turning driver is liable for an accident and when someone else may be at fault. The Laws Regarding Left]]> Guide Editor Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:43:02 -0500 5 Important Facts to Know about Personal Injury Lawsuits Personal injuries and personal injury lawsuits are an unfortunate fact of life. Both happen with a high enough frequency that personal injury lawyers are always busy. If you have experienced a personal injury, then you will have many different lawyers to choose from no matter where you live. But before you do, there are some important facts that you need to know about personal injury lawsuits.]]> Guide Editor Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:41:39 -0500 Personal Injury Law: 5 Frequently Asked Questions Being injured because of someone else’s actions or inactions can be extremely distressing, especially when the injuries have significant impacts on your life. Luckily, you may be able to seek compensation through personal injury law, which is intended to provide justice to victims in the form of financial awards. While no amount of money will undo your injuries and suffering, it can help]]> Guide Editor Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:39:16 -0500 How Damages Are Assessed In A Personal Injury Case If you’ve been in some type of accident caused by negligence, you can seek compensation with a personal injury lawsuit. But determining how much money you’ll receive in damages is no easy task. It often takes the knowledge of an experienced personal injury lawyer to calculate the damages. Learn more about how damages are assessed in personal injury claims. What are the Damages]]> Guide Editor Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:38:13 -0500 What is the Difference Between a Dismissal and an Expungement? In one year, 32,963 crimes were reported in Fort Worth. With such a crime rate, the city is full of people who have criminal records or are facing charges. If you’ve ever been arrested, it’s important to understand the difference between the dismissal of charges and the expungement of your criminal record. What is the Dismissal of Charges? After the police arrest you, there’s]]> Guide Editor Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:36:59 -0500 How To Find The Right Reliable Expert Witness For Your Case Needs The legal fraternity across the United States is slated to spend $172 million on expert witnesses by the end of 2019. An expert witness’ task in a case is to deliver insight in an area that the typical fact finder in a court case may not have the background or knowledge for. Since an expert witness’ testimony has a direct bearing on the success or failure of your case, you need]]> Guide Editor Wed, 27 Nov 2019 04:50:52 -0500 What is Health Care Fraud and How to Deal With It Image source One of the things you may get yourself into is health care fraud. You may not know it right away, but it's essential to be keen. Hence, you must know what it is and its form so you won't be fooled into it. What is Health Care Fraud? As said by the FBI, health care fraud is the act of swindling private or government healthcare programs. These actions usually defraud health care]]> Guide Editor Fri, 22 Nov 2019 08:49:29 -0500 Don't Wait Too Long: Why Timing is Everything for Hiring a Workman's Comp Attorney We all go to work expecting to go home at the day in good shape, with a little more money in our pockets. Unfortunately, this isn't the case every day for some individuals. Sometimes, accidents do happen, and people get injured when they're on the clock.  In most cases, an injured worker won't need to bring a lawsuit forward or call a workmans comp attorney. The worker's compensation]]> Guide Editor Fri, 22 Nov 2019 07:02:42 -0500 Top 5 Remarkable Reasons Why You Ought to Have a Lawyer by Your Side Guide Editor Fri, 22 Nov 2019 05:19:49 -0500 Injured By Something You Bought? What To Expect When Filing A Product Liability Suit Were you injured using a product you bought? You probably want to know what you can do about it. The first thing to know is that if you were injured because the product was defective, you have rights. Product manufacturers, distributors, and/or retailers can be held responsible when they put a defective product onto the market.  Manufacturers (and others in the supply chain) do]]> Guide Editor Thu, 21 Nov 2019 04:58:55 -0500 What You Need to Know about Slip & Fall Accidents Slip and fall accidents injure thousands of people each year and can happen when you least expect it. Fortunately, by educating yourself about slips, trips, and falls, you can reduce your risk of getting hurt by one and ensure that you are able to protect your rights in the event that you are. Here are some of the most important things to know about slip and fall accidents. Slip & Fall]]> Guide Editor Wed, 20 Nov 2019 10:23:07 -0500 7 Things to Know About Suing for Personal Injury If you're considering suing for personal injury, here are a few things to know before getting started. Accidental deaths and injuries account for thousands of court cases each year. If you're one of the people that have been hurt or if someone you love has been hurt, you may be thinking about suing for personal injury. Injury lawsuits aren't uncommon but if you don't know what you're]]> Guide Editor Mon, 18 Nov 2019 04:12:45 -0500 Tampa Car Accident Lawyers: When to Hire Them? Involvement in car accidents may result in minor damages or severe physical injuries. It is expected for the parties involved to claim their insurance. But, they need to follow a process to settle their disputes and make their claims. It would be best to have an accident lawyer to help you resolve your concerns. Car accidents may be preventable. But, no matter how careful you are in driving,]]> Guide Editor Sat, 16 Nov 2019 02:01:13 -0500 DUI Law 101: DUI Penalties You Should Be Aware Of Driving Under the Influence or DUI is one of the most common causes of road accidents across the United States. It is for this reason that state laws on this became tight. Every state law somehow varies from one to another, depending on the situation of this offense in the area. Whether you are from Colorado or just coursing through their jurisdiction, it is advisable to get acquainted with]]> Guide Editor Sat, 16 Nov 2019 01:54:32 -0500 How a probation violation could result in jail time Guide Editor Fri, 15 Nov 2019 09:52:10 -0500