When someone has suffered a serious injury, one of the biggest questions on their mind is about where is the money going to come from. Medical and everyday bills pile up, and money has to come from somewhere. A personal injury attorney will explain that the goal is to make the at-fault party pay. However, this may leave a client wondering, "Where does the defendant get that kind of money?" Whether the expected compensation is thousands or millions of dollars, it generally comes from one of three possible places. [Read More]
What Should You Do If the IRS Says You Owe Taxes?
If you always submit your tax returns on time and pay the balances you owe, you probably think you will never have a problem with the IRS. Some people never experience problems with the IRS if they do these things, but others do. If the IRS believes that you calculated your tax returns inaccurately, they may send you a letter that states that you owe back taxes. If you received a letter about this, here are several things you should know. [Read More]
Settling Payment Disputes After Constructing A Building
One of the most common legal challenges that occur in the construction industry is payment disputes. Construction lawyers often assist those in the construction industry to receive the payments that they deserve for the services rendered. There are several issues in particular that you might face. Failure to Pay an Invoice One common problem is when a client attempts to not pay the full amount owed for services rendered. For example, one party might attempt to satisfy an invoice with an amount that is less than the amount owed. [Read More]
Obtaining A Protection Order After A Breakup: FAQs
When a relationship dissolves, high emotions can be part of the equation. However, there are some situations when the dissolution of a relationship can actually put you in direct danger. A protective order service can help you file for an order of protection in your locality to make sure your ex knows they are legally disallowed from approaching you. Here is a look at a few of the most common questions about obtaining a protective order. [Read More]