Journey Through Real Estate Law

FAQs Of Helping An Abused Family Member

When a family member is the victim of abuse, it is sometimes difficult to determine the best way to help him or her. However, failing to do anything could put your relative's life in jeopardy. If you have a relative who you suspect is being abused, here is what you need to know.  What Are the Signs of Abuse? Unless you have witnessed the abuse firsthand, it can be difficult to determine whether or not a family member is being abused. 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 

The Accident Report And Workers’ Compensation

If you have been injured in a work-related accident, you should know that your employer very likely has workers' compensation insurance to cover your medical expenses and a portion of your lost wages. Your ability to collect these benefits, however, relies on the timeliness and completeness of the accident report. Once you have reported the accident to your supervisor, your next step should be to ensure that your supervisor fills out the accident report as soon as possible. Read More 

Protecting Your Mosque And Worship Rights: How Hiring An Islamic Attorney Ensures Your Continued Worship

As a Muslim, you are guaranteed freedom of religion under the United States Constitution. However, practice of your faith and beliefs post-9/11 may have been (and may still be) under attack by small groups of people who do not understand that not all Muslims are extremists, nor do they understand that their own actions against you are illegal and unconstitutional. In the event that your mosque or your rights to worship as you choose are physically attacked or targeted, you will need the help of a trusted attorney. 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 

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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.