Who Is At Fault Here? Understanding At-Fault Divorces

When things go wrong enough for a couple to consider a divorce, you may automatically dwell on not just fault, but other emotional aspects of the situation. Surprisingly, fault is not just an urge to assign blame but a legal concept, at least in some states. If you live in one of the many states that allow fault, or grounds, to be a part of your divorce, it pays to understand what you might be dealing with. Read More 

Renting For Pet Owners: Key Legal Considerations

Most people who own pets consider themselves to be the guardians of their furry friends, but occasionally they can cause complications in our lives. One such time is when you are attempting to rent an apartment and need to deal the various legal issues that can arise from finding a new place to live for you and your pet. This article examines some of the key legal considerations that could come into play. Read More 

Taking Action To Stop Your Spouse From Taking Your Children

When things get tense during your divorce, and you've begun to suspect that your spouse may try to take your children, you must act quickly and assertively to prevent that. Even if the divorce has not been decided upon yet there are legal actions that can be taken that might prevent you from losing the opportunity to have the court decide custody. Read on for some help with this emotional and critical matter. Read More 

What Does Someone Have To Do To Prove You Are Negligent?

If you have been accused of negligence that resulted in a personal injury, the first thing you should do is hire a competent attorney to represent you in court. The second thing you should do is remember that proving you've been negligent is not as easy as it may seem. To do so, your accuser must prove four things. 1. You had a duty to them. To begin demonstrating that you were negligent, the prosecutor must first demonstrate that you had a duty to provide them with some level of protection. Read More 

Does Your Divorce Require A Restraining Order? What You Need To Know

The process of getting divorced is a very trying time for anyone. In cases where the divorce is not completely amicable, or even hostile, there may be a need for a restraining order. A restraining order is necessary when there are threats made against one or both people in the divorce or other feelings of discontent. Restraining orders can be temporary or permanent, depending on the situation. The downfall is the fact that anyone can violate a restraining order if they are intent on doing some form of harm. Read More