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.

What Is Undue Influence In Estate Litigation?

4 January 2023
 Categories: Law, Blog

Undue influence is one theory of wrongdoing in estate litigation. An estate litigation attorney will tell you that undue influence is a tough argument to make, even if it feels like that's what happened. Let's look at what undue influence is, some of the challenges in arguing about it, and how you might be able to present a case using it. What Is Undue Influence? The legal notion of undue influence centers on the responsibility everyone has to not take advantage of mentally or emotionally disadvantaged people. Read More …

3 Mistakes That Lead To Disability Benefits Getting Turned Rejected

2 December 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

The government instituted the disability program to support people who cannot work to make a living because of their disability. More so, the process of claiming the benefits can be straightforward. However, many people make small mistakes or fail to follow crucial rules and regulations. As a result, their claims get rejected, and they are forced to start over or make appeals. That said, a disability lawyer can help you avoid or fix mistakes in the application process to prevent a denial on the first application. Read More …

Litigate Or Legislate? When To Complain To Your State Government, And When To See A Lawyer

8 November 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

When an insurance company gives you the runaround, you may not know what the most effective way to get them to behave would be. There's a department in your state's government that oversees insurance companies, or you could sue. Depending on the situation, one may be more appropriate than the other. When the Insurance Company Isn't Meeting Their Terms You pay insurance premiums for a certain amount of coverage that pays out in certain situations. Read More …

3 Facts That All Accident Victims Should Know About Motor Vehicle Accident Law

10 October 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, it is important that you understand the laws which govern your right to collect compensation for these injuries. Below you can learn more about three important facts regarding motor vehicle accident law that all accident victims should know. Taking the time to review these facts will ensure that you are able to move effectively move forward with your accident case.  Read More …

3 Benefits of Hiring a Mobile Notary for Your Legal Needs

12 September 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

Suppose you are involved in a custody battle with your partner, are in the middle of a nasty divorce, or are dealing with will contesting or affidavits — among other reasons. It is essential that a notary public validate all these documents to reduce any fraudulent issues. If clients live in different locations, validating the documents can be quite a hassle. However, you may consider appointing a mobile notary to meet you in person. Read More …