Assets that Avoid Probate

Writing a will isn’t anyone’s favorite task, as a estate planning lawyer State College, PA trusts can explain. By creating a will, you’re not only acknowledging that you are going to die one day, but you are actively planning for your death. Creating a will is one of the most important things you can do…

Eric Reid, Anthem Protests and NFL Collusion

In the beginning was Colin Kaepernick. Now it is Kaepernick’s former San Francisco 49ers teammate, safety Eric Reid. The National Football League Players Association has confirmed the 26-year-old Reid—who joined Kaepernick in kneeling during the National Anthem—has filed a collusion grievance against the NFL. Los Angeles attorneys Mark Geragos and Ben Meiselas, both whom represent…

Benefits of Probate

It is very common that people are unaware with the probate process until someone they love passes away and they somehow become involved in the administration of an estate or the probate of a will. Probate is a process that is supervised by the court to identify and collect assets of a deceased person and…

Taking a Closer Look at Alimony and Child Support

You will receive alimony and child support as a part of your divorce settlement if you had children with your ex spouse. Depending on your situation, it is possible that you may be entitled to both of these simultaneously. Because of this, it is important to understand the difference between them.   Alimony Alimony is…

How is child support determined?

Many families and individuals who are looking for a family law lawyer have questions surrounding child support and child custody. Both of these matters are very complex and the court system takes many factors into consideration when determining how parents will share responsibility of a child’s upbringing. Factors in Child Support Payments When one parent…

Should I hire a father’s rights attorney?

There are many reasons to consider hiring a father’s rights attorney. If you have a legal issue that needs to be resolved and is not listed below, call a lawyer to learn how they can best assist you. Some of the most common legal issues with which a father’s rights attorney can help you include…

General Legal Terms for Business Formation

If you are just starting out in business and are trying to decide what type of business formation would best suit your needs, a business attorney can go over all of your different options and offer guidance on the pros and cons of each. In the meantime, the following is a brief overview of your…

Do I need a Lawyer for a Reckless Driving Ticket?

There are consequences as a result of a reckless driving conviction that have long term implications which you may not be aware. Reckless driving is a criminal offense in most states. A conviction can result in multiple DMV points, large fines, a suspended driver’s license and potential jail time. In some states, the conviction stays…

How Can Social Media Affect a Personal Injury Claim?

Many people use social media to stay in touch with family and friends, reconnect with old friends, and make new friends. Facebook alone has more than two billion worldwide users on its site each month, and that doesn’t count Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, or any of the other social media accounts. These numbers just emphasize just…

How Does My Personal Injury Settlement Affect Child Support Payments?

It is difficult to handle a personal injury case on its own, but if you also have to make child support payments, things could get even more complicated. A settlement award could affect your payment plan in a number of ways. Should you find yourself in this situation, it is best to contact a family…