If you rent a house or an apartment, it's very beneficial to know the laws that protect tenants. Hi, my name is Sally Riddell and when I moved into my first apartment, I wanted to make sure that I knew all of the laws concerning the rights of tenants. I researched tenant laws and I also spoke with a family friend who is a lawyer to make sure that I understood my responsibilities and rights as a tenant. Because I knew this information before I started renting my apartment, I felt confident when signing my rental agreement. If you're considering living in a rental home or apartment, I suggest that you read my blog first. If you are already renting, this blog will also help you if you ever have any concerns.

Mistakes You Should Never Make When Agreeing To A Premarital Agreement

30 November 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

When two people are in love and desire to be married, those who go see their lawyer will know that a premarital agreement, which is colloquially referred to as a prenup agreement, is a smart way to go. Although some criticize it as being unromantic, the opposite can be true. A premarital agreement allows both parties to show how much they love each other by ensuring that the other person is happy and well-protected in the marriage. Read More …

What To Do If Your Teen Is Injured When Another Teen Was Behind The Wheel

9 November 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

Automobile accidents are the leading cause of death among United States teenagers, and the crash rate for teens between the ages of 16 and 19 is 2.7 times higher than the rate for all other age groups. It's no wonder that parents get nervous when their teens get behind the wheel of the car, and if teens are in the car with other drivers their age, that can be even more worrisome. Read More …

What Does It Mean to File for Bankruptcy?

20 October 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

It is all too easy to end up in debt. Once you are in debt, it can be really hard to get yourself out of it. If you get to the point that there is no way that you can pay all your current bills, let alone your back bills, and still have money to live on, your only solution may be to declare bankruptcy. But what does declaring bankruptcy actually mean? Read More …

You Need To Ask These Questions Before Hiring A Workers Compensation Attorney

30 September 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

Have you become injured while at or because of work? Are you thinking about hiring a lawyer to help you get compensation for your injuries? An attorney may be the fastest or only way for you to get what you deserve. But if you've never had to hire a lawyer before, it can be confusing trying to figure out how to make sure that you get the right lawyer for your case. Read More …

3 Tips For Getting Your Divorce Decree Modified

23 August 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you have been divorced for several months or years and have issues with the divorce decree, you might be able to get certain things changed in it through a post-divorce modification. This is not an easy task to accomplish, primarily because divorce decrees are usually final; however, there is still a chance you could do this if you have a good reason for asking for it. Here are three things that will make it easier for you to accomplish a change in your divorce decree. Read More …