Journey Through Real Estate Law

Dealing With A Terminal Illness? Proactive Ideas To Help Your Family Through This Difficult Time

Dealing with a terminal illness is never easy, but many people who receive a terminal diagnosis also find themselves worrying about how their loved ones will manage without them. This is especially true in instances where the person receiving the terminal diagnosis is the income producer with a dependent spouse or partner and minor children to care for. If you are dealing with a terminal illness and want to be proactive about making the situation less stressful for the family that will be left behind, the following ideas may be helpful. Read More 

Three Signs That You Need To Contact A Probate Lawyer

Although it is not always necessary for an executor of an estate to hire a probate attorney, especially with an estate that is simple and straight forward, there are situations where you need to hire an attorney to give you advice, or more likely, to take the reigns of the probate process. If you find yourself an executor of an estate, the following situations are three red flags that may necessitate a call to a good probate lawyer. Read More 

When The Honeymoon In Florida Is Over: When Do You Have To Pay Spousal Support?

One of the first questions that many people have for their Florida divorce attorney may be "How much will this divorce cost me?" The answer to that can be quite complex, depending on the amount of assets and whether the couple has minor children. One financial question that is fairly easy to figure out is that of spousal support. The Florida divorce laws regarding spousal support are clear-cut. While spousal support is always up to the judge's discretion, it is generally only awarded under very specific circumstances. Read More 

Can A Person Be Held Liable For An Accident Caused By A Mental Illness?

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, about 1 in 25 adults will experience a serious mental illness that affects their ability to participate in major life activities. It's a good bet that many of these people drive on the public roadways. This brings up the question of how the insurance companies and courts establish liability in cases where a person's mental illness factored into the crash. Factors that Affect Liability Read More 

3 Tips For Testifying In Divorce Court

There's nothing that provokes strong emotion like divorce, and those emotions can make testifying at a divorce hearing a lot more difficult than another type of hearing. Just being in the same room with your ex after a period of separation can evoke feelings of anger, sadness, or betrayal. Having to answer questions posed by your ex's attorney can be even more of a trial. However, the judge will pay attention to the way that you handle yourself in court, and it can make a difference to the outcome of your divorce settlement. Read More 

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Journey Through Real Estate Law

Hey there. Welcome to my site. I'm Giles Giroux. I made this site to explore the world of real estate law. The process of buying or selling a home is fraught with difficulties that could lead to costly legal matters. Securing an attorney in the beginning stages could save everyone a lot of trouble and money in the end. I learned about the importance of hiring an attorney during my first home purchase. I was clueless about the entire process from required forms to the safe exchange of funds. I was also unaware of the requirements for inspections and repairs before the sale could go through. Thankfully, I ended up with an attorney who could help me with those matters. I will use this site to explore similar matters and discuss them with my readers. I hope you come back soon to visit my site.