Personal Injury Cases: 5 Types Of Damages That Can Be Claimed

If you are injured in an accident because of another person's negligence, you may be considering a personal injury claim. Whether your compensation is awarded by a settlement or ordered by a judge, the compensation for your injuries will be based on your damages. Here are some of the damages that may be recovered through your personal injury case: Medical Costs The cost of the medical care that you have received for your injuries is reimbursable, but so is the cost of your anticipated care. [Read More]

How To Eliminate Income Tax Entanglements Caused By A Former Spouse

Divorcing couples eventually realize that separation also affects their tax return status. Along with the decline of a relationship, there is sometimes an element of financial deception. Divorced or separated individuals who have been assessed tax balances because of the erroneous actions of a spouse can petition the IRS for relief. When a couple selects the tax return status of married filing jointly, both persons are legally responsible for the return. [Read More]

Tips on How to Build a Profitable Law Practice

According to data from the American Bar Association (ABA), the number of law school graduates has been steadily rising over the past few years. Indeed, from 2011 to 2012, there was a 5.4%-change in the number of total graduates, and from 2012 to 2013, the rate of change was 0.01%. If you're running a law firm, then these metrics are bad news because they essentially mean steeper competition. This is even truer if the marketing strategies applied aren't translating into an increase in your revenues. [Read More]