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September 30, 2019

While you aren't technically required to hire a lawyer to draft a will, failing to do so can lead to costly problems for your family and other heirs.

A will is a legal document that directs who will receive your property when you die. The legal requirements are pretty s...

August 21, 2019

There are multiple ways to defeat a charge that you were operating under the influence. To prevail in an OUI (Operating Under the Influence) case, the burden of proof falls on the state, requiring the Commonwealth to prove all three of the following elements to obtain...

August 14, 2019

The short answer: it depends.

There is a general presumption that you are an at-will employee unless you can prove otherwise. The law provides that an at-will employee may be fired for good reason, bad reason, or no reason at all as long as it’s not illegal under state...

January 26, 2018

The answer, as with many law-related topics, is . . . it depends.

Parents of children involved in sports and recreational activities are often asked by the sponsoring organization to sign releases of liability.  These releases (or waivers) are also known as exculpatory...

January 20, 2018

Often, the breakdown of a marriage and subsequent divorce is accompanied by obligations to pay child support. Child support is often a hotly debated point of contention, both in and out of court, and can lead to emotional and financial turmoil for both parties. Courts...

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