Legal Help: Getting Hurt on the Street

Fighting Age Discrimination In The Beauty Industry

The beauty industry is one place where being fixated on appearance won't surprise anyone. Another thing about the beauty industry is that a level of individualism is always encouraged. If you are skilled in beauty and you have been in the industry for a long time, it is likely that you will have developed your own style and refined taste. Getting turned down for a job that you are well qualified for in the beauty industry can sting even harder when you think it may have something to do with your age and time on the job. Read More 

Relationship Inquiries: Do You Need A Private Investigator For Your Divorce?

Not all marriages end with allegations of cheating and poor parenting, but when they do you will need all the help you can get. Private investigators provide a valuable service to those who want more ammunition in an upcoming divorce, so read on to find out more about what a private eye can do for you. What Can a Private Investigator Do For You? While the presence of a cheating spouse might be one of the first things many people think about, there are other uses for these detecting professionals. Read More 

What Your Relationship with a Law Firm Is Supposed to Be

When you hire a law firm to represent your interests, it's easy to think of your attorney in much the same way you pay any professional you hire. The nature of what a lawyer does, however, doesn't always lend itself to the same relationship as you might have with a roofer, a plumber, or even a doctor. If you're going through a divorce, for example, you can't just go to the law firm and tell them to make the situation go away. Read More 

Stay In Touch While Awaiting Your Social Security Hearing

It can be devastating to find a denial letter in your mailbox after many months of waiting to hear about Social Security benefits. You should understand, however, that you are far from finished with your quest to get Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. If you are unable to work at your job because of a medical condition, you must take action and appeal your adverse ruling. Read on to learn more about appeals and what to do while waiting for your appeal. Read More 

What Now? Dealing With A Social Security Denial

After months of waiting anxiously for an approval, you might end up receiving a denial letter in the mail from Social Security instead. If you have applied to Social Security and have been turned down, it's now time to appeal the decision. Read on to learn more. The Appeals Process As with all things governmental, the Social Security Administration has a process in place for appeals. Sadly, many applicants never take the steps necessary to have their appeals heard. Read More 

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Legal Help: Getting Hurt on the Street

I never gave a lot of thought to needing a lawyer until I was injured while walking down a sidewalk. The accident happened when a biker decided to use the sidewalk instead of the street, and plowed into me as he turned a corner. What followed was a lesson in what is involved with pedestrian accidents. I found a traffic attorney who took my case, and she was able to obtain a settlement that covered the legal fees and my medical bills. If you have been injured through the negligence of another party, you do need legal representation. Keep reading and I'll share how I found the right lawyer and what we did to ensure that my rights were fully protected in a court of law.