Category Legal

When You Need a Personal Injury Attorney…

When You Need a Personal Injury Attorney…

by: Peter Peckham

We’ve all seen the ads for a personal injury attorney on television, on billboards and in newspapers, but when should we consider consulting personal injury lawyers? A personal injury claim can be made when a person suffers an injury through the negligence of another person. Negligence is when a person’s actions are deemed to place another person in unreasonable risk. If this negligence leads to an accident then there is a case for a personal injury lawsuit.
Types of Personal Injury.
Personal injuries can be almost anything that leads to an injury. Whether this is a car accident caused by another driver, or whether you slip and fall while shopping or even at work these are all probably causes for personal injury claims...

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Choosing a Mesothelioma Attorney

Choosing a Mesothelioma Attorney

by: Maggie Kay

Filing a mesothelioma lawsuit is a long and dwindling process. Selection of a mesothelioma attorney whom you trust and have a good rapport with is very important.
If you are thinking about filing a mesothelioma lawsuit, you must meet with a variety of lawyers before making your final decision. Choosing from a long list of mesothelioma lawyers can be a daunting task, so here is a guide to help you through the process:
1. Start the Search
Look for a qualified mesothelioma attorney in the following places:

Bar Associations
Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (found in most public libraries)
Yellow Pages
Internet (many firms have their own sites)

2. Narrow Down the Field
Once you have found the names of some mesothelioma attorneys in your area,...

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Bush and Kerry Differ on Immigration Policies

Bush and Kerry Differ on Immigration Policies

by: Victor Motak

Up until the final debate at Arizona State University, the issue of immigration had not been much discussed. Both presidential candidates know very well that illegal immigration is a hot button topic in our country, and each man is now trying to use it to his political advantage. Since the eighties the Democratic Party has, in general, supported immigrants and has been for fair and just immigration laws. However, there are those members of the party who claim that the presence of millions of undocumented immigrants undermines the bargaining power of the US born labor force. On the other side, the Republican Party traditionally has been against immigrants, but is increasingly reaching out to the Latino population...

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