2016

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Last Will and Testament: The Benefits of Estate Planning

After I had an accident and had to spend some time in the hospital, I decided that it was time to make a will and do some estate planning. After all, you never know what is around the corner, and I would hate for a family member to miss out on inheriting from me if I were to suddenly pass away. I worked with a lawyer to draft a will. We then discussed the various ways I could arrange my estate. I had been worried that I wouldn’t understand the different legal terms, but my lawyer took the time to carefully explain them. I am now much happier knowing that everything is in place. I decided to set up this blog to offer tips to other people who are in the process of planning their estate.

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What to Do When People Or Corporations Owe You Money

20 December 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

When you operate your own business, it can often be difficult to make ends meet on a day-to-day basis. Your financial projections will take into account money that is owed to you by individuals or corporations and the receipt of this money will have clear implications when it comes to your cash flow. So, it goes without saying that people who refuse to pay can place you under great hardship. What options do you have to consider? Read More …

How to Reduce the Risk of Compensation Claims From Beauty Salon Staff and Customers

19 December 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

The customers who visit your beauty salon probably don't think of it has a dangerous place. After all, beauty salons are comfortable places people go to for a little relaxation and pampering. However, as a nail technician or beautician, you will have to deal with a whole host of potential dangers. Your first thought when working is no doubt the safety of your clients. However, it is also important that you take steps to protect yourself from compensation claims from your staff and customers for injuries sustained in your salon. Read More …

The Two Types of Acknowledged Property Law

15 December 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

Property law is essential to the establishment and protection of the tenure systems of property. Different countries and states apply varying yet specific laws that provide a basis for the selling, buying, reproduction, inheritance as well as the use of property. In general, there are two main types of property law namely, intellectual property law and real property law. Within these two categories of property law, there is a wealth of systems as well as conditions that deal with various aspects of the law. Read More …

Why Your Business Needs a Lawyer

12 December 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

When you run a business, you have a lot of different professionals that help you with everything from the bookkeeping to preparing payroll for your employees. However, many businesses don't think about hiring a lawyer before issues occur and wait until they are already being sued or facing a legal situation. Here are some reasons you should find a lawyer now, even if you run a small business. You Prepare Contracts Often Read More …

Should I notify my employer about an injury sustained at the workplace?

9 December 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

When you suffer injuries or sustain an illness related to your place of work, there are obligations for both the employer and the employee. Ideally, you should notify your employer about your injury immediately. Read on for more insight. Why employees decide not to inform their employer Of course, the reasons are many but the major ones include: The employee not wanting to sit at home and miss work The employee assumes the injury is not serious and therefore, does not warrant notifying their employer Fear of being sacked The rights of an injured employee Read More …