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Four Critically Injured in Fatal North Hills Hit and Run Crash

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Francisco Hernandez Rivas, 48, a father of two, was killed and four others were critically injured in a Father’s Day hit-and-run crash in North Hills, which officials said, involved suspected a drunk driver. According to a KTLA.com report, the fatal crash occurred when a sedan was speeding north on Haskell Avenue before running a red […]

Interview: Is Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 the Best Option?

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Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 are the most common forms of bankruptcy available to consumers. What are the big differences between the two? Which type of bankruptcy is best for your situation? We spoke to David Shuster, a bankruptcy lawyer based in Dallas – Forth Worth. He explains what those in dire financial straits need […]

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 […]

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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 […]

Trucking Accidents: Prevention and Reconciliation

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Trucking accidents are the most deadly accidents on the road. Thankfully, there are federal laws designed to protect both the truck driver as well as everyone else in smaller cars and trucks. For example, a trucker is required to get adequate rest before they get in their 80,000 pound vehicle and drive it past other […]

Ruth E. Bernstein – Personal Injury Attorney

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Everyone deserves justice. When you’ve been wronged by a corporation, an insurance company, another driver, or another individual, you need someone who will fight to the end to get the results you deserve. Ruth E. Bernstein is an injury attorney in New York. She has over 20 years of experience successfully recovering verdicts and settlements […]

How to Prove “Pain and Suffering” in Your Claim

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It is common to hear the term “pain and suffering” in personal injury cases, and many people seek to include it with their compensation for medical costs. Unfortunately, “pain and suffering” has come to be associated with exaggerated claims, and some individuals tend to roll their eyes and minimize actual struggles that warrant the claims. […]

How Do Renters’ Legal Rights Work?

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As a renter, many of us do not think about our legal rights until something goes wrong. Take for example a tenant law in Washington DC that was recently revised. According to The Washington Post, the Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act (TOPA), which has been a law in DC for around 30 years, was revised […]

Divorce Is A Pain In The Assets

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Divorce is hard enough, and dividing assets doesn’t offer much in the way of relief. And although Carrie Underwood fans might get satisfaction out of trashing their ex’s car, the headache of the following highly-likely legal battle will probably have her paying him back for damages. (And by the way, carving your name “into his […]

Weakened Military Lending Act Could Leave Service Members Unprotected

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The Military Lending Act (MLA) was passed into law in 2006 to protect military servicemen and women from shady lending practices. This is because, unfortunately, greedy fraudulent lenders come from all directions to use abusive tactics to take advantage of this particular population and their families. An Explanation For Why MLA is Necessary Paul Kantwill, […]

How to Prevent and Stop Cruel Cyberbullying

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In January of this year, two 12-year-olds (one boy and one girl) in Florida were arrested due to cyberbullying that was so severe that it pushed a fellow middle-school student into committing suicide. They admitted to spreading false rumors about the girl, calling her names, and threatening to spread her personal information. What is even more […]