What Should I Do After a Car Accident With an Uninsured Driver?

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It’s a fact that you’ll find plenty of drivers out there without car insurance. According to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, one in eight drivers is uninsured! Scary thought given that they can get into accidents and face serious issues of the medical and/or financial kind. If you happen to be on the receiving […]

Why Video Marketing Matters in 2019

In 2019, more and more people are finding their attorneys through videos. With video, you get the opportunity to introduce yourself and explain why you are the best attorney for their case. At AskTheLawyers.com™, we can shoot your video and get it in front of your next client. Contact us today to learn more about video […]

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Is Divorce Mediation Right for You?

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A separation frequently stirs up negative emotions like resentment and anger. Unfortunately, emotional conflict can make divorce even more costly. If you want to steer clear of a costly trial and court hearings, you should consider divorce mediation. Here is some information that will help you decide whether divorce mediation is the right choice for […]

Electric Blanket Burns and Fires

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Certain types of electric blankets can be extremely dangerous. In this video, George McLaughlin takes a deep dive into the burn injuries and house fires caused by Sunbeam electric blankets. He has handled many product liability lawsuits, and he knows how to prove the connection faulty design or construction and serious injuries. George McLaughlin is […]

10 Top Questions to Ask a Lawyer You’re Meeting for the First Time

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Consultations with a lawyer are an important stage of the process: you’re meeting up with an attorney for the first time on a case that could have a significant impact on you and your loved ones. You’ll want to make sure you’re dealing with a true professional. If not, you move on. That’s the point […]

Can I Ask My Spouse to Sign a Postnuptial Agreement?

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You may be unfamiliar with a postnuptial agreement. The prenuptial agreement is more well-known. However, a postnuptial agreement can be beneficial as well, provided all parties are on the same page. In short, yes, you can ask your spouse for a postnuptial agreement. It doesn’t mean, however, you’ll get the answer you want. Postnuptial Agreement: A […]

Hurt by a Defective Product? Watch This

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Product liability is the field of law dedicated to holding manufacturers and sellers accountable for dangerous products. In many cases, these companies knew the product was unsafe, but they sold it anyway to make a profit. Stewart Eisenberg is an injury attorney based in Philadelphia. He has many years of experience holding negligent parties accountable […]

Class Action Lawsuit Blames Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) for the California Wildfire

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Is Pacific Gas &Electric (PG&E) responsible for the devastating California wildfires? According to the lawsuit, PG&E and the “unsafe electrical infrastructure” ultimately caused the California wildfire. The company reported that there were issues with transmission lines or substations in the areas where the fire began. One issue with the claim is the fact that Cal Fire, […]

How Can a Domestic Violence Victim Attorney Help?

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Domestic violence is something that should never be acceptable in a loving home, and sometimes, it doesn’t show up right away. This is why ANYONE can find themselves a victim in this type of relationship, regardless of gender. Even confident and otherwise successful individuals have fallen into this painful relationship. Many times the abuser is […]

Do I Need a Lawyer When I Buy My New Home?

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The short answer is yes. After all, not only will it be the biggest, most significant purchase you’ll ever make, but it is a lengthy process requiring legal compliance in an industry littered with pitfalls and problems. Having a dedicated real estate lawyer on your side can be the difference between a smooth process and a […]

What Are My Duties as an Executor of a Will?

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A deceased person’s estate has to go somewhere, and a last will and testament seeks to answer the question of where. However, in order for that to happen, a will requires what is known as an “executor.” If you’ve been assigned such a task, there are a few things you will need to know. Work […]

What You Need to Know Before Purchasing a Home in Mexico

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It is crucial you know the ins and outs of purchasing a home in Mexico since you are dealing with a property that is outside the US. There are, therefore, legal guidelines to follow when owning a home outside the country. The biggest issue with trying to investigate the prospects of owning property in this […]

Whiplash and Proven Ways to Help Your Personal Injury Case

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Whiplash is more serious than just a little temporary neck pain. Unfortunately, many people don’t take this type of injury seriously. The truth is, this severe jerking of the head back and then forward can cause a very problematic spine injury, and it can even be accompanied by a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Whiplash, itself, […]

Johnson & Johnson Stock Drops After Called Out (Again) About Asbestos in Baby Powder

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A special report from Reuters came out on Friday, December 14, 2018, about Johnson & Johnson regarding a dangerous product they have been selling for decades—baby powder. The report is about the company’s stubborn denial that there could be asbestos in the talc that they use for this product. This has been a problem they […]

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How to Think Like a Lawyer: 4 Things You Need to Succeed

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A very popular topic we encounter is the idea of “thinking like a lawyer.” While improving one’s legal reasoning skills as a student of law is an admirable pursuit, the truth is that thinking like a lawyer has applications beyond the courtroom. Here are four common characteristics that attorneys practice that can be invaluable for […]

How an Experienced Attorney Wins Car Crash Cases

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Attorneys are essential for your car accident claim. Even in cases that seem open-and-shut, you need an attorney on your side to prove the truth of the matter. You can expect pushback from the insurance company, no matter what the situation is. In this video, Ruth Bernstein explains how she went the extra mile for […]

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Beginners Guide to Bicycle Safety and Laws

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As fun, healthy, and cost-effective as it can be to ride your bike here and there around town or even cross country, it can also be quite dangerous. Furthermore, there are some legal things you should know. The Safety As an avid cyclist, I am well aware of the dangerous conditions that a bike can […]

Motorcycle Helmets, Are They Really Necessary?

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Every motorcyclist knows the incredible and exhilarating feeling you get from riding out on the open road on a gorgeous day. USA Today has reported that there are 8.5 million registered motorcyclists out there across America, and around 14% are women. Riding is fun, it is empowering, and it much easier on the pocketbook when […]