Two Ways To Get Through Probate Faster

Posted on: 9 February 2018
One reason why heirs and beneficiaries hate the probate process is because it can take up to three years for them to see the proceeds from wills left behind by their deceased loved ones. Although there are a number of things people can do to minimize the risk of their estate going into probate before they die, there aren't many things heirs and beneficiaries can do to fast track the process after their loved one has died.
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Four Things To Consider Before Filing A Personal Injury Lawsuit

Posted on: 11 January 2018
If you have been injured because of someone else's actions—and that injury has resulted in a loss of funds—you should consider filing a personal injury lawsuit against the person who harmed you. This way, you can collect compensation from the responsible party. Before you file a personal injury lawsuit, however, there are a few things to know. There's a Statute of Limitations If you want to file a personal injury case, you need to act swiftly.
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Two Times You May Still Be Prosecuted For The Same Crime After Receiving An Acquittal

Posted on: 8 December 2017
The Fifth Amendment protects defendants from double jeopardy, i.e., being prosecuted for the same crime twice. Thus, if you receive an acquittal in your case, the prosecution will generally be barred from bringing the same charges against you a second time. However, like most things in life, there are a couple of exceptions to this rule. Here are two times when you may find yourself back in the courtroom after an acquittal:
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On Disability: Defining What This Means For People NOT On Disability

Posted on: 13 November 2017
At some point you may have heard someone say, that they're "on disability." What does that mean, exactly? If you are not aware of it, there are actually several different types of disability insurance, so hearing this tends to blur the lines between the types. Is this person on Social Security Disability? Short-term or long-term disability through work? What about private disability insurance? When dealing with those who claim to be on disability, and needing proof of income, you have to ask what type of disability benefits they mean.
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