Daily Archives April 1, 2015

The Role of Your Wrongful Death Lawyer

The Role of Your Wrongful Death Lawyer

by: Mart Gil Abareta

When a life is cut short by someone else’s negligence, the law in this country says that the only remedy available is monetary compensation. And, after a wrongful death accident, you may be thinking that it is inappropriate to contact a wrongful death lawyer too soon after the death, because of what other people might think or say. But I must say that it is your choice to determine when you are ready to contact a wrongful death lawyer to back you up in your case.
A wrongful death lawyer plays an important role in every wrongful accident case. He helps determine if you have a viable claim and make sure that no important deadlines for filing are missed...

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Are You Entitled to Claim Disability Benefits?

Are You Entitled to Claim Disability Benefits?

by: Paul Hood

If you are disabled and that disability hinders you from working, you may be able to claim benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA).
An essential factor that needs to be given attention in claiming disability benefits is that you must prove you are severely disabled preventing you from doing any gainful activity for at least a year or your disability may cause your death. Determining if your claim is valid rests on the shoulders of medical experts under SSA’s employ.
The Social Security Administration has set these standards in establishing what is “disabled.” One, if you are earning $700 a month or more, then you are not disabled...

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Motorcycle Accidents: Preparing Your Case

Motorcycle Accidents: Preparing Your Case

by: Blur Loterina

Motorcycle accident is an unexpected occurrence that results to shock and trauma, serious physical injuries and death. The most common reason of a motorcycle accident, which contributed to the 50% of the motorcycle vehicle, is due to the failure of another motorist to see the motorcycle. It is estimated that 75% of motorcycle accidents involve another motor vehicle, two-thirds of which were caused by the motorist failing to yield the right of way. Motorcycle accidents not only involve driver’s negligence, it also includes product defect and unsafe roadways.
Motorcycle accident happens so fast that we are not able to control it. During an accident, we cannot do much, especially when we are injured...

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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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Tax Strategist Advises IRS Extensions Due to Natio

Tax Strategist Advises IRS Extensions Due to National Tragedy

by: ARA Content

(ARA) – Taxpayers and companies whose deadline for tax returns was September 17th or in coming weeks, are being granted extensions by the IRS due to the national tragedy which disrupted lives as well as flight delivery and mail services.
According to CPA and tax strategist Diane Kennedy of TaxCents, a tax education company that helps people make informed tax-advantaged financial decisions from a position of power and knowledge, “With heavy hearts, as we proceed to get back to business as usual, it’s important for taxpayers to be aware of the IRS’s granting of filing extensions for three categories of people affected by the terrorist attack and the tax filing relief for each...

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