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Can an Attorney Help Recover Finances from an Insurance Scam?

According to the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud, criminals steal roughly $80 billion a year in insurance scams. This type of fraud accounts for about 10 percent of all property-casualty insurance losses, as well as expenses for loss adjustments, totaling approximately $34 billion each year. Although anyone can become the victim of an insurance scam, perpetrators […]

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Posted on:
November 27th, 2018

Category:
General Law

How Long Does a Personal Injury Lawsuit Take?

Most people know what a personal injury lawsuit is, however, not very many understand the process, or how long it takes. From the time an attorney takes the case until a court settles it depends on several factors. For example, there are more complications in a case for someone who sustained life-threatening injuries, leading to […]

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Posted on:
November 11th, 2018

Category:
Personal Injury Law

Who Is Liable for an Injury Caused by a Falling Object From a Construction Site?

While it might seem like a freak accident, every year, construction companies receive OSHA violations for falling objects that cause injuries. According to this government agency, “falls” pertain to anything that falls, whether that includes tools, building materials, equipment, or people. In other words, if you sustained an injury due to something that fell at […]

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Posted on:
October 22nd, 2018

Category:
Construction

Cybersquatting: How to Recognize it and Take Appropriate Action

Cybersquatting is an unfamiliar term to most. If you own a trademark, however, you should learn what it means, how to recognize it, and how to take appropriate action. In simple terms, this relates to someone holding a trademark hostage as a domain name. In exchange for a significant amount of money, the individual agrees […]

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Posted on:
October 7th, 2018

Category:
Uncategorized

Tips for Avoiding a Foreclosure on Your Home

If you have fallen behind on your mortgage payments, you face the risk of foreclosure. That means the lending institution can repossess the property. Once the foreclosure process begins, the court could stick you with a deficiency judgment if the value of the home is less than the total amount owed. In that case, you […]

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Posted on:
September 28th, 2018

Category:
Real Estate Law

What Is the ‘Farm Bill,’ and How Does It Impact American Farmers?

Roughly every five years, Congress renews the legislation known as the “Farm Bill.” A misconception is that this bill only affects farmers. In fact, it impacts the lives of all Americans. From the population of some 327 million people, just 2.1 million work as farmers. Millions of consumers rely on a relatively small number of […]

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Posted on:
September 20th, 2018

Category:
Farm Law