Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

  • A Disability Lawyer Can Be A Good Idea

    If you are unable to work because you are permanently disabled, you may qualify for Social Security Disability. It can be confusing and difficult to apply. The application has so many parts that it is easy to get disheartened and want to give up. If you have applied and gotten denied, it can make it even harder for you to want to appeal and try again. One thing you can do to help with everything is to hire an attorney specializing in Social Security law.

  • Battling an Employer & Insurance Company for Workers Compensation Benefits

    A job that requires strenuous work is risky because the possibility of getting injured is higher than in nonstrenuous jobs. Business owners that hire employees to perform strenuous jobs are commonly covered under workers compensation insurance, and the coverage is sometimes mandatory. Unfortunately, sometimes employers deny their employees workers compensation benefits although an injury on the job has clearly happened. For example, if an employee claims that he or she is suffering from a back injury, his or her employer might claim that the injury was already present or happened at home.

  • What To Do If You're A Landlord With A Non-Paying Tenant Living On Your Property

    As a landlord, you may have a stringent process that involves conducting an initial background check and credit report on applicants interested in renting one of your properties. However, even when you take every precaution, situations can arise that lead to you dealing with non-paying tenants. Knowing how to overcome this situation is important if you currently have a tenant who has failed to pay their rent for several months. Working with an eviction lawyer who can represent you in this situation and help you get your property back is vital.

  • 4 Reasons Your Business Needs A Corporate Lawyer

    Corporate law is a vast field that is a crucial part of virtually all industries. No matter what type of business you own or manage, there are a number of advantages to retaining the services of a corporate attorney. Read on below to discover just a few of the most common ways an attorney can help your business.  General Compliance Every year, hundreds of new laws go into effect at the state and federal levels.

  • Can I File A Worker's Compensation Claim?

    When an injury happens at the workplace, the first course of action is to inform your direct supervisor and get medical attention. After you tend to your injury, you then need to consider why the injury happened and who should bare the financial responsibility of the medical expenses. Employers by law hold worker's compensation insurance policies for when they have a legal responsibility. However, not all workplace injuries qualify for worker's compensation and some situations qualify that you may not have known.

About Me

Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

Hello, I'm Christina Miller. Have you ever been fascinated with why the law works the way it does? Ever since I was in junior high, I had an intense interest in anything related to our legal system, whether it be a crime drama on television, a judge show or a legal case covered on the news. I followed it all. As time progressed, I began learning about how the actual legal system worked and not just the fictionalized version of our legal system. This has lead me to start writing my own blog posts about law that I hope will help others.