Interview: Is Debt Settlement Right For You?

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Debt settlement is one solution for overcoming your financial stresses. Is it the right solution for you? In this interview with David Shuster, he explains that debt settlement can be a good solution for many people in debt. He warns to make sure you’re dealing with a legitimate organization/professional. David can be reached at 888-365-0921. […]

Forklift Accident Victim Receives $7 Million Judgment

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Forklift accidents can cause permanent and fatal injuries. They can also be prevented if site managers obey regulations and take basic safety precautions. This legal brief features attorney Michael Warshauer, who recently recovered a $7 million judgment on behalf of a warehouse worker who lost a leg in a forklift accident. Michael Warshauer can be […]

Interview: Georgia Texting While Driving Laws

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According to Georgia texting while driving laws, are you allowed to use your phone while behind the wheel? What are the consequences and penalties? What happens if you’re involved in a car accident, and you suspect the other driver was checking their phone when the accident occurred? We spoke to car accident attorney Kathy McArthur […]

Interview: Child Support Across State Lines

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After divorce, child support, and child visitation orders are drawn up, what happens if one parent moves out of state? Family law attorney Kelli Hooper explains how this could change child support orders, depending on the family’s situation. Topics covered in this interview: Common legal issues when one person moves to a different state after […]

Interview: What Should You Do After a Scaffolding Accident?

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The decisions you make after a scaffolding injury can have serious repercussions on your recovery. In this video, attorney Michael Greenspan explains what an injured worker should do after a scaffolding accident. Topics covered in this video: What do New York labor laws say about scaffolding accidents? How often do scaffolding accidents occur? What types […]

Interview: What Happens When You File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

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What happens when you file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy? In this video, bankruptcy lawyer David Shuster explains what you can expect if you’re considering filing for Chapter 7. Topics covered in this video: Why is there a stigma against filing for bankruptcy? How do people feel after their first meeting with a bankruptcy lawyer? How […]

All States Could Soon Legalize Gambling

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Thanks to a recent SCOTUS decision, all states are now free to pursue legalizing gambling. But how long does that process take? What needs to be done? This legal brief features attorney Cory Aronovitz. Video Transcript: I’m Leslie Rhode, and this is an AskTheLawyers.com legal brief. In May 2018, the Supreme Court declared the Professional […]

Interview: What You Need to Know About Medical Malpractice

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Medical malpractice is one of the leading causes of death in America. More than 250,000 people die in the United States every year due to a preventable medical error. What are you supposed to do after something goes wrong in the delivery room? How can you tell if it was negligence, or just an operation […]

Interview: Life After a Traumatic Brain Injury

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What does life after a traumatic brain injury look like? Is it possible to recover? How will a lawsuit help? Tom Metier is a personal injury attorney based in Colorado who has helped many victims of TBI successfully recover damages. In this video, he explains what people can expect in the road ahead of them […]

Interview: Dividing Property in Divorce

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How do you go about dividing property in divorce? Who gets what? What counts as a marital asset vs a non-marital asset? Kelli Hooper is a divorce attorney based in Fayetteville, Georgia who helps clients in the Metro Atlanta area. In this video, she answers frequently asked questions about how property is divided between divorcing […]

Video Blog: When Does Child Support End?

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When does child support end? Divorce attorney Kelli Hooper explains when children will stop receiving child support. Video Transcript: What happens is generally most orders will say that child support will end when the child turns 18, becomes emancipated, marries, or enters the armed services. But that’s not triggered by anything in the court system, […]

Interview: What Caused the Massive Lakewood Pile-Up Car Accident?

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Near the end of April, a semi-truck slammed into stopped traffic on a highway in Lakewood just outside of Denver, causing a large fire. At least four people have died and many others are injured. We discussed the Lakewood pile-up car accident with Tom Metier, an experienced injury attorney who has handled many truck accident […]

Video Blog: Modifying Child Support

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How do you modify child support? Divorce attorney Kelli Hooper says that you need to take many factors into consideration when modifying child support. Video Transcript: The question is sort of twofold. The inquiry begins as to whether or not you have what I call a superior court order. So it’s a regular order that […]

6 Things To Do After a Car Accident

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Not sure what to do after a car accident? Attorney Logan Quirk breaks it down into six simple steps. Remember: the insurance company is not your friend. Transcript: These are some things you should do following the accident when the insurance company contacts you. 1: Do not admit fault. Admitting fault obviously will be detrimental […]

Video Blog: How is Child Support Calculated in Georgia?

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How is child support calculated in Georgia? Divorce attorney Kelli Hooper explains that several algorithms determine the proper amount. She says that in Georgia, couples are allowed to deviate from this number. Video Transcript: So in Georgia child support is calculated by taking a gross income of both parties. They go into a worksheet that […]

Interview: Texas Motorcycle Laws Every Rider Needs to Know

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Gregory Herrman is a motorcycle accident attorney based in Corpus Christi, Texas. Throughout his career, he has helped many victims of motorcycle crashes recover from their damages and losses. In this interview, he explains how motorcyclists can stay safe on the road, what kind of insurance they need, little known facts about the law, and […]

Interview: Medical Malpractice vs Failed Procedure

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There’s a big difference between medical malpractice and a failed procedure. If a surgery, operation, or other form of treatment doesn’t have the desired effect, this may not necessarily be grounds to file a lawsuit. However, if the medical team deviates from the normal standard of care, or otherwise makes a serious error, then the […]

Interview: Who Can You Trust After a Car Accident?

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After you’ve been in a car accident, someone might get in touch with you offering to help. They might offer legal assistance, physical therapy, and a rental car while your vehicle is repaired. Here’s the thing: this person is not a lawyer, and they do not have your best interest in mind. In fact, it […]