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Rowan Guthrie

How Do You Fire Your Attorney?

This guide explores how to fire a lawyer and the circumstances that might cause you to part ways with your legal counsel.

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Rachel Elle

Is It Illegal to Drive Barefoot?

If you've ever considered driving barefoot, here's what you need to know about staying safe — and avoiding tickets — when on the road.

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Rachel Elle

What to Do (Legally) After a Slip-and-Fall Accident

If you find yourself injured in a slip-and-fall accident and want to take legal action, it's important to handle things properly from the start. From who to contact to how to seek treatment, this is what you need to know to manage a slip-and-fall case.

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Rowan Guthrie

What Happens to Your Lease if Your Landlord is Facing Foreclosure?

The effect of a foreclosure while renting can be destabilizing and stressful. Tenants may wonder who to pay rent to, whether their utilities will be shut off or if they'll face eviction. Here's a look at what happens to renters when a property is in foreclosure.

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Sarah Stasik

Do You Have to Pay Taxes on a Settlement?

Are settlements taxable? Find out if you'll owe the IRS a decent chunk of your lawsuit settlement.

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Rachel Rose

What Is a Miss and Run?

Miss-and-run accidents are less common than hit-and-run accidents, but they can be equally hazardous and even harder to take action against. Here's everything you need to know about miss-and-run accidents and what to do if it happens to you.

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Gwen Case

If a Dog Bites Someone, Is It Put Down?

You may wonder if your dog will be put down if it bites someone. Understanding dog bite laws in your area can help you ensure that your dog and others remain safe.

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Leigh Morgan

What Are the Consequences If You're Found Guilty of Fraud?

Although corporate fraud gets a lot of attention, fraud also occurs at the individual level. Learn more about what can happen if you're convicted of a fraud offense.


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