Assistance from an Immigration Lawyer Could Reduce Life-Impacting Spousal Petition Delays

Bringing a foreign-born relative to the United States is, theoretically, a straightforward process. Immigration law provides detailed rules and regulations to petition for a spouse. As long as the one spouse fills out all necessary forms correctly, the path to a visa and lawful permanent resident status emerges. Of course, you have to do everything correctly to experience a hassle-free process. The average person doesn't likely possess much knowledge about immigration petitions and related laws. [Read More]

Tenancy In Common And Joint Tenancy: What You Should Know About These Options

Buying a home with someone else is a big deal and a serious financial commitment. Two of the most common ways people can share a joint ownership interest in a property is through tenancy in common or joint tenancy. While both options give each person shared ownership of a property,  it's important to understand the differences between the two before you sign any agreements. What are the similarities of a tenancy in common and joint tenancy? [Read More]

The Categories Of Compensation You Might Get After A Car Accident

While there might be others, there are really four main categories of compensation people ask for when settling their car accident cases. When you know these and have a lawyer representing you, there is a better chance that you will receive enough compensation from the claim to cover all the damages you experienced from the accident. Here are the four main categories you should be aware of as you begin working through settling your car accident case. [Read More]

What To Do When Your Workers Compensation Claim Is Denied

If you were injured at work, you may be entitled to workers compensation benefits--provided that your employer carries this type of coverage. Workers compensation benefits can help to cover your medical bills, lost wages, and other costs related to an injury/incident that occurs at work. Unfortunately, not all workers compensation benefits are approved. It is actually quite common for benefits claims to be denied the first time around, so knowing what to do if this has happened to you is a must. [Read More]