Tenant Rights and Responsibilities According To The Law

If you rent a house or an apartment, it's very beneficial to know the laws that protect tenants. Hi, my name is Sally Riddell and when I moved into my first apartment, I wanted to make sure that I knew all of the laws concerning the rights of tenants. I researched tenant laws and I also spoke with a family friend who is a lawyer to make sure that I understood my responsibilities and rights as a tenant. Because I knew this information before I started renting my apartment, I felt confident when signing my rental agreement. If you're considering living in a rental home or apartment, I suggest that you read my blog first. If you are already renting, this blog will also help you if you ever have any concerns.

What You Should Do After Being Arrested

4 May 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

It's important to take precautionary measures when arrested, even if it is because of a false accusation. You run the risk of accidentally incriminating yourself and giving the police a reason to be suspicious. Make sure you take the appropriate steps after being arrested by doing these 3 simple things. Do Not Speak To Anybody Without Your Lawyer Present If you've ever watched a cop show on television, you are most likely familiar with Miranda rights. Read More …

Why So Many SSDI Claims Are Denied And How To Avoid This Fate Yourself

16 April 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you are getting ready to file for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), then you have likely been warned by friends or family to expect the process to take a long time and likely result in an initial denial from the Social Security Administration (SSA). The good news is that this does not have to be your fate! The reality is that most claims denied by the SSA are denied due to: Read More …

Mental Health Diagnoses That Could Qualify Your Loved One For Disability

8 April 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

Do you have a family member who struggles with mental retardation or autism? If so, you may be able to help them receive disability assistance from the government. Since this can sometimes be difficult to do, you may want to consult with a disability attorney, such as Bruce K Billman, to help you through the process.  Disability for Mental Retardation Also known as an intellectual disability, mental retardation can qualify you for disability. Read More …

Digital Asset Planning For Online Workers

27 March 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

According to a study conducted in 2014, about 53 million Americans are classified as freelancers. About 1 in 5 Americans work from home, and that number is expected to increase significantly over the next half decade. Whether you run a small blog that brings in a few dollars of fun money every month or a full-fledged Internet business selling products or services, it's essential that you include your digital assets when doing your estate planning. Read More …

Professional Attorney Assistance For Your Dog Bite Injury Claim

18 March 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you are suffering from injuries sustained by an unprovoked dog bite and the owner is refusing to admit fault in the matter, it is important that you contact a personal injury attorney like Randall A. Wolff & Associates, Ltd as soon as possible. Depending on the laws of your state, the owner could be liable for damages that include medical bills, missed time from work and damage to personal property. In most states, dog owners are held liable for the actions of their pets, but certain states may allow for exceptions to the liability laws. Read More …