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  • Best Types of Facebook Ads for Law Firm Marketing

    As I’ve written about before, Facebook’s advertising platform is growing at an exponential rate, giving Google AdWords a run for its money. In fact, Facebook says over 1.8 billion peope use its social media platform every month. But to the social media advertising novice, Facebook’s advertising platform may appear to be a little overwhelming.

    Stacey E Burke Blog- 7 readers -
  • Negotiating a Car Accident Settlement With USAA

    Negotiating a fair car accident settlement with USAA. While many people attempt to handle their own car accident injury claim without a lawyer, it’s important that you understand how the process works (as well as the risks involved). One mistake could jeopardize your entire claim. Can I Negotiate a Settlement with USAA? Founded in 1922, the United Services Automobile Associat ...

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 11 readers -
  • What is Your Biggest Financial Regret?

    No one likes going down Memory Lane to recall regrets but as we get older and wiser most would say that the greatest learning experiences are revisiting past failures or mistakes. In a recent article in the New York Post, “Nearly three in four Americans regret doing one thing with their money”….. NOT Saving It!!! I can honestly tell you that in the past that I have been one of those Americans.

    Bond and Botes- 8 readers -
  • Is a Sweetheart Trust Right for You and Your Spouse?

    As part of a comprehensive estate plan, many people opt to form a trust to which they transfer ownership of their property and assets. However, there are many types of trusts you can form under Missouri trust laws, and the type of trust that is right for you will depend on many factors. Such factors may include: Your familial situation The nature of your estate The age, ... 10 readers -
  • Explaining Grand Juries and How They Work

    In the state of Texas, a grand jury is comprised of 12 people who must determine whether probable cause exists for a felony offense. The grand jury is assembled to inquire into a felony offense or a relatively small number of misdemeanor offenses. According to Title 1, Chapter 19, Article 19.40 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure, a quorum of nine jurors must be establis ...

    The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 9 readers -
  • Child Pedestrian Safety

    Despite all of the child pedestrian safety education and initiatives that exist, child pedestrian accidents still arise frequently. Distracted driving, intoxicated driving, reckless driving, aggressive, driving, road rage, and speeding are the most common causes of child pedestrian accidents and lead to serious injuries and in some cases, death.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 9 readers -
  • Memorial Day Car Accidents

    For many, Memorial Day is seen as a chance to escape. People from all over the country take advantage of the three-day weekend by going to barbecues, taking vacations, and celebrating with friends and family. Unfortunately, this holiday is also known for irresponsible and reckless behavior. Memorial Day is also associated with countless deaths and injuries caused by car accidents.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 10 readers -
  • Student Loan Servicing Changes

    Every day I speak to someone who has student loan issues. More recently, I have people coming in asking what they can do once their IBR (Income Based Repayment) plan ends with the federal government. They are afraid of what will happen next. Borrowers now face a new dilemma. According to a recent article in USA Today, the President believes there are too many federal student lo ...

    Bond and Botes- 8 readers -
  • Graduation Season and Drunk Driving Accidents

    With May finally here and the summer months just around the corner, many young people in the Indianapolis area are looking forward to starting the next chapter and graduating from high school, college, or graduate school. As a result, there will inevitably be graduation parties happening in the area, many of which will involve the consumption of alcohol.

    fountaininjurylaw- 10 readers -
  • TPS for Haitian Nationals Extended an Additional 6 Months

    TPS for Haitian Nationals Extended an Additional 6 Months As a Miami immigration lawyer and an Austin immigration lawyer who represents numerous Haitian clients, I was disappointed to hear that Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly only granted a six-month extension Monday to 58,000 Haitian immigrants who have been spared from deportation since a devastating 2010 earth ...

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 9 readers -
  • Motorcycle Accidents May Be Caused By Road Defects

    Today’s motorcycle is a mechanical masterpiece in comparison to the steam powered bicycles invented in the early 1820’s.1 Over the years, inventors and engineers have improved both the safety and performance of motorcycles, but there are still inherent dangers for motorcycle riders. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, motorcycles which offer no enclosure ty ...

    Bruning Legal- 11 readers -
  • How to handle age discrimination at work:

    Individuals are entitled to protection against discrimination because of their age, but it is important to consult a lawyer quickly if legal action is required, KEL lawyer Richard Johnson writes in Inspired Senior Living. In the article, Johnson says the protection against ageism applies to shopping, obtaining services, renting an apartment and thro ...

    Wendy Woloshyn/ 7 readers -
  • Aspect Structural Engineers: Building Employee Trust and Respect

    When Gina Sheppard, Partner at Aspect Structural Engineers, told us that her firm had recently introduced policies allowing employees to take unlimited vacation and set their own work hours, we were intrigued. As a B Corp and strong proponents of sustainable employment – workplace practices built on transparency, collaboration, respect and fairness – we are always on the lookou ...

    Wendy Woloshyn/ 11 readers -
  • How Will Traveling for Work Effect Custody

    How Will Traveling for Work Effect Custody May 23, 2017 by BrasierLaw If you travel for work, it can create havoc for your custody and parenting plans. For the most part, a travel schedule doesn’t impact spousal support or property division. It can impact, indirectly, your child support order only in how it might influence the number of overnights you are awarded with the children.

    Brasier Law- 14 readers -
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