Proof of Claim Objections in United States Bankruptcy Court
A proof of claim objection in United States Bankruptcy Court is the topic of this article. The United States Bankruptcy code provides that that any party in interest may file an objection to any proof of claim filed in a Bankruptcy case. All debtors in Chapter 13 cases are considered a party in interest and therefore have the right to file an objection to any proof of claim filed in their case. Debtors in other cases such as Chapter 7 may or may not be considered as a party in interest depending on the unique circumstances of their case....
Request for New Trial In United States District Court
A request for a new trial in United States District Court is the topic of this article. Rule 59(a) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure authorizes the filing of a motion for a new trial on some or all of the issues for civil cases in United States District Court....
California Power of Attorney for Financial Affairs
A power of attorney for financial affairs in California is the topic of this article. The basic law governing California powers of attorney is found in Sections 4000 through 4545 inclusive, of the California Probate Code. This article will discuss the use of a durable power of attorney for financial affairs....
Society, Stereotypes, Second Chances: Addicts and The Employment Challenge
The challenges facing criminalized people in recovery who seek employment are monumental. It is essential that those with records, who are sincerely trying to rebuild their lives, be aware of their basic rights during the interview process and the human rights legislation that protects them....
Hope for Individuals With Criminal Records
What if there were a way where, regardless of your past mistakes, you still have hope for a better future? Well, this is the case for many individuals with a criminal record. When discussing criminal records, there are two different types....
Bringing a Same Sex Fiance to the US To Marry
Are you and your partner in another country that does not allow the same sex marriage? Once in the U.S....
How You Can Improve Your Possibility Of Winning A Court Situation
I continue to be working with the legal system for many years for the UK and Canada. The first thing you have to give attention to is the "mentality" of the law. The Canadian, US or ANY country will not tolerate Liars. When you are pressing charges against anyone who has committed a crime against you, you will want to be straight up about the situation. I usually inform my clients. Here are some that you require to make sure that you do NOT do....
4 Reasons Prestige Doesn't Justify Your Rates: Your Law Firm Proposal Needs Better Differentiators
If your law firm proposals are like most of them, you struggle to differentiate yourself from competitor law firms. As a result, you resort to long, boring histories of your firm and how prestigious you are in order to justify your rates. Not only does this not help to sell your legal services, it may be costing you work....
Is Food Poisoning a Valid Personal Injury Claim?
Have you experienced severe food poisoning recently? Or know someone who has? There might be a valid personal injury claim for compensation! Learn what makes a food poisoning injury claim valid in the world of law....
What Is Gray Divorce?
Gray divorce has gotten a ton of media attention over the past year or two. Here, we explain what gray divorce actually is and why it has become more prominent....
Red Light Camera Update - Not Necessarily the News You Wanted to Hear
It seems as though you cannot pick up a newspaper or watch the evening news in South Florida without hearing the subject of red light traffic cameras being raised yet again. To say that this is a hot-button issue in nearly every metropolitan area is a serious understatement. The most recent issue is the City Commission of Fort Lauderdale's refusal to remove its red light traffic cameras even amid legal struggles and financial concerns....
Driving in the Rain in Florida - Don't Panic
Rain is just a part of South Florida living. If it weren't for the volume of the precipitation that we get, this area would not be as lush and beautiful as it is, and it wouldn't draw the thousands of transplant residents and tourists that it does. Unfortunately, it seems to create panic in a lot of our drivers....
Immigration and Visas for Singapore
James E Harrison
Due to its wise immigration policies, Singapore has become the business and commercial hub in Southeast Asia. It has deliberately adapted its policies so as to attract experienced and educated businessmen and qualified professionals from all over the world....
Liability of Motorcycle Tour Companies
Jennifer L Donaldson
When a person is injured while on a motorcycle tour, the company could be liable. There is a reasonable expectation the company would keep a person safe, and if it fails, a person could seek damages for his or her injuries, pain and suffering and other things, depending on circumstances of the accident....
Preparing Yourself for a Car Accident: 6 Things You Can Do
Car accidents occur everyday. This is something that may be unavoidable in some cases, yet you do not have to be unprepared. Keep reading to learn six tips to prepare for a car accident....
Just Say No to Solicitation From Personal Injury Lawyers
Sheadyn R Rogers
This article discusses unethical solicitation of personal injury cases by attorneys. Please take the time to read the article, and share all of the information with your family and friends!...
Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana
When it comes to marijuana use, my concerns are primarily in the area of its unpredictability. In my view, it is largely the unpredictability of how long the drug is in the system of the user, that makes it such a dangerous drug....
Generosity: A Powerful Incentive For The Judge To Give You Child Custody
Lucille C Uttermohlen
Child custody is a hard decision in most cases. Both parents are usually capable of giving the child a good home life. The parent who recognizes the other parent's place in his child's life is most likely to be awarded greater responsibility for the child's care....
Private Investigators and Police Powers
A brief summary on private investigators and their actual official powers, that also includes references to some actual legislation. We also look at ways agents can actually help and stress that PIs must stay within the boundaries of the law....
5 Tips About What You Should Know If You Want Child Custody
Lucille C Uttermohlen
If you want to convince a divorce judge that you should have child custody, you need to prepare yourself. You will have to prove that you are interested in your child's welfare, and that you are familiar with all aspects of his care....