Do I Need to Sign a Contract When Selling My Property?
September 6, 2018
Selling your home or any property is a major milestone and decision in life and is one that is usually accompanied by a great deal of stress and worry. But, having a basic understanding of what happens during this time can help mitigate that stress. The process of selling is not a simple one-off transaction but rather a series of steps that one must pass...
5 Reasons You Should Have An Attorney to Review Your Contract Before You Sign
September 4, 2018
Being a small business owner is one of the most fulfilling journeys in many people’s lives. But as any small business owner can attest, it is also a stressful and difficult journey at times, and one that can also be fraught with legal perils. One of the main legal perils that impacts small business is through contracts and other legal agreements. Having an experienced business...
3 Things to Know Before Getting a Hip Replacement
September 2, 2018
More than 300,000 people have hip replacement surgery in the United States every single year, and for the vast majority of people it is a surgery that is monumentally beneficial to patients who finally obtain pain relief and can go about living a happier and healthier lifestyle. Ideally, hip replacement surgery should be expected to last 20 years or longer, but it is not a...
How Do I Get Social Security Disability?
August 31, 2018
If you are unable to work due to a serious illness or impairment, then you may be wondering how you can get Social Security Disability benefits and what to expect during the process. For many, the application process can seem like a daunting prospect because while millions of Americans may apply each year, only about one-third of applications are initially approved. Generally speaking, the Social...
Landmark Verdict in Roundup Weed Killer Lawsuit
August 22, 2018
A months-long trial in San Francisco has ended after a jury found that Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer contributed to a school groundskeeper’s lymphoma, awarding the man $289 million in damages in this landmark decision. Dewayne Johnson’s case was the first to go to trial because his doctors said he was near death due to his terminal cancer and California offers an expedited trial in those...
How Do I Create a Plan for my Estate Once I Pass?
August 22, 2018
Creating an estate plan is much like losing weight or getting back into shape: we all know it is something that we should do, but many of us fail to act because it seems daunting or there just isn’t that sense of urgency there. We all know that we’re going to die, but our own mortality isn’t something we usually like to contemplate, making the...