Many people know that posting on social media during a personal injury case can damage that case. But what type of posts can be a problem and how? Here are a few examples so you can decide how to handle your own social media presence.
Your Own Posts
Anything you write or post on your own social media accounts can be used against you in court. This includes accounts you may have set to ‘private’, as the opposing lawyers may be able to access these accounts such as pretending to be acquaintances or friends of an account you follow. Read More»
When you are moving from one apartment to another, you may want your security deposit back so you may apply it to your next apartment. However, your landlord might wish to keep the security deposit and assert that you have forfeited the right to the deposit. Whether or not you get your deposit back will depend on the evidence you will be able to bring forward and whether you are working with a landlord-tenant lawyer. Read More»
Children, combined assets, and many other things often comes with being married, especially when a couple has been together for a long time. Unfortunately, no matter how long a couple is able to stay married, it doesn’t mean that they won’t get to the point of wanting to get divorced one day.
Going through a divorce can be difficult, but there is a way for a couple to get through the process in a more civil manner. Read More»
Property taxes can be a bear for many homeowners, and in some cases, the homeowner may fall behind in paying the taxes. While most agencies have grace periods and procedures for things like extensions and payment plans, sometimes the amount is too overwhelming. If you need to sell your home, though, falling behind on your property taxes can create even more problems for you, especially if the government places a lien on your home. Read More»
When you are hurt while you are working, it is important to take the time to fully document all your injuries. Documenting your injuries is important if you need to move forward with a worker’s compensation claim. Proper documentation is necessary if you want to get financial assistance as you work to heal from your injuries.
Thing #1: Make Sure You Document All Injuries on Your Accident Report
First, you need to make sure you document all injuries you sustained in the accident when you are filling out your injury report for your place of work. Read More»