When Your Boss Was A Bully


If you have ever worked for a bully, you know how demeaning and frustrating that experience can be. Then, after dealing with unfair treatment for months, if not years, your boss fired you. If you feel that your firing was unfair, consult with a lawyer about suing your former employer. If you are patient and determined, you can win if the proof is on your side. Temporal Proximity One way to prove you were unfairly fired is to prove temporal proximity.

27 June 2016

Answers To Your Questions About Workplace Wrongful Death Lawsuits


The loss of a loved one can be all the more difficult if it was the result of someone else's negligence on the job. In this case, you may need to file a wrongful death claim to ensure you are properly compensated for your loss. While such a claim won't bring back your loved one, the funds can help you through the difficult time – especially if you are inundated with funeral costs or lost income.

8 June 2016

Working While Collecting Social Security Disability


Once you have been approved to receive Social Security Disability payments for your medical condition, you may want to return to work at some point. Social Security Disability was put in place for people who are unable to work due to their medical condition, so you may be surprised to learn that you can work while still receiving a monthly monetary payment. The Social Security Administration (SSA) does have some provisions in place that could allow you to do a limited amount of work, if your medical condition allows it.

19 February 2016

Who Inherits If The Beneficiary Of A Will Dies?


If you are serving as the executor of an estate, it is your responsibility to ensure that all of the beneficiaries receive their inheritances. However, if one or more of the beneficiaries has passed away before you could distribute the assets, you have to determine who is the new beneficiary. To help you identify who is the beneficiary, it is important to know the special rules that apply to this situation.

2 December 2015

3 Tips For Dealing With A Wrongful Death Case


At some point in time or another, everyone has lost someone close to them. However, losing a loved one due to someone else's negligence can make things even more difficult for you to deal with. If you or someone you know lost someone due to a wrongful death, there are certain things you need to know to make sure you don't end up losing out on the compensation you deserve in your case.

12 November 2015

2 Things To Know About Commercial Litigation


If one of your company's vendors is trying to bill you for charges you do not feel you owe, it could turn into a huge problem. If you cannot resolve this issue with your vendor, you may need to hire a lawyer to assist you through a process known as commercial litigation. Commercial litigation is often used for settling problems like this and many other types of issues. Here are two things that you should be aware of during the process of commercial litigation.

23 July 2015

3 Avoidable Reasons for a Car Accident


In 2013, over 30,000 people died in automobile accidents in the United States. The statistical trend could indicate an increase in the number of deaths as the number of miles driven increases. If you drive often, you may find yourself in an automotive accident at some point. Here are a few avoidable reasons that a car crash could occur: Tired Drivers A2005 study indicated that about 60 out of 100 adults who drive had driven while feeling sleepy in the previous 12 months.

13 July 2015