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Just the thought of dealing with insurance companies probably makes you cringe a bit and start to roll your eyes. No one wants to deal with all of that paperwork and complicated technical language that comes with insurance. However, there are times when that is necessary. And one of those times is when your insurance company does some illegal activity that requires you to get in touch with an insurance lawyer. There are many different cases in which this kind of thing will be necessary and we’re going to go through four of the top situations...

It has been a whirlwind beginning to President Trump’s term in office. He has only had the keys for the White House for under two weeks and there’s already been more controversy than most people predicted, and let’s be honest: people predicted quite a lot of controversy. While it is too soon to tell whether the policies he has enacted during his first 11 days are a sign of things to come or simply a way for him to be able to say “look, I’m doing those things I said I would!”, it did surprise a number of commentators who really...

When you’re purchasing a property, it can get pretty complicated very fast. That’s why it’s crucial that you prepare yourself with the essential education before you get started in making this purchase. No matter where you’re purchasing your property, you must have the following documents properly verified before moving forward. So, the next time you’re looking to find a villa for sale on the French Riviera, keep these documents in mind so you can keep all of your ducks in a row. Sale Deed First of all, the most important document...

With hurricanes and other natural disasters being more frequent than ever, and things like theft and vandalism being ever present, a lot of business owners are left wondering whether the insurance they have will cover potential losses. In the chaos that comes after these kinds of incidents, it can be pretty easy to make mistakes when chasing up an insurance claim. Here are some of the most common ones you need to avoid. Putting Off Contacting Your Insurer If your commercial property gets damaged, whether it’s equipment, stock or the...

No parent wants their children to become involved in a car wreck. Indeed, it’s probably your worst nightmare. However, at some point, they will grow up and travel around in automobiles with their friends. Before that happens, you will drive them around, and so they face the same risks. It’s important that everyone understands the correct procedure to follow when an accident takes place. One wrong move and you might never get the compensation for which you are entitled. With that in mind, there are some important steps you need to take...

It might be the season of giving and goodwill to all men, but that doesn’t mean that everyone automatically becomes a better person. In fact, you might be surprised to learn that certain crimes and types of criminal activity become more common over the festive period. Why is this? Well, there are a few reasons. In some cases, it’s just that people are more at risk and in others opportunity seems to strike. So, let’s look at some of the worst and weirdest crimes that are far more likely when the weather is frightful. Drink Driving It...

Moving to a new country is always a huge step to take, and it’s not always easy to make a success of it. But before you worry about any of that, you will need to think about the legal and immigration challenges that will stand in your way. Living legally in a new country usually means having to go through a bureaucratic maze and signing lots of papers. And even then, there are no guarantees that you’ll be accepted into the country. Here are some things you should know about and understand. Image Source Qualifying for Permanent Residency The...

A health care blog could be a great way to share valuable information with others and/or promote a health care facility and its staff. But even if you have a masters in health communication from a reputable school like Boston University, there are certain things that you need to know in order to avoid legal problems when working with this type of blog. Putting Out False Information When it comes to running a health care blog, it’s imperative that you only post accurate, well-researched information. The last thing that you want to do...

Nobody likes getting caught up in legal matters. When the law is involved, it can be a stressful time for you. If you drive a car, then there are loads of potential legal issues waiting for you. Today, I’ll reveal the biggest ones to be aware of: (Photo Credit: https://goo.gl/fm6yzX) DUI Driving under the influence is a massive legal issue for drivers. Now, there’s no law about walking around while under the influence of alcohol. However, sit behind the wheel of your car and it’s a different story altogether. It’s against the...

When it comes to trademarking, businesses have always had to be careful. History is littered with tales of stolen ideas and robbed intellectual property. Here we’re going to investigate some of the most famous trademarking disputes in history. Hopefully, these examples will help you avoid learning about IP the hard way. Kellogg Vs The National Biscuit Co. Relations between Kellogg and the National Biscuit company started to sour at the end of the 19th century. In 1893, The Biscuit Co released, not Kellogg, released their new product:...