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John Warbuck

Can You Sue for Emotional Distress?

Learn the legal definition of emotional distress and the process of filing an emotional distress lawsuit, and gain insight on potential grounds for an emotional distress case and whether it's worth it to proceed with legal action.

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Lee Soren

What Is an Alibi?

Curious what an alibi really is? Read this to find out the full definition of alibi and what this legal strategy means for defendants and their attorneys.

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Lee Soren

What Is an Expert Witness?

This article provides the definition of an expert witness. It explores the types of professionals who may serve as expert witnesses and the situations in which they may be called to testify.

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Lee Soren

What Does 'Pro Bono' Mean?

Whether you’re suing, being sued or just need legal advice, hiring a lawyer can break the bank.  Fortunately, some attorneys offer their services pro bono, meaning free of charge, if you meet certain criteria.

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Carina Jenkins

What to Do If You're Injured on Someone Else's Property

Legal options may be available if you were injured on someone else's property, and the property owner or their insurance company may have to compensate you for your injury.

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Shelley Frost

Do I Need a Permit to Remodel My Condo?

"Do I need a county permit to remodel a condo?" The answer could vary depending on what project you're doing and where you live.

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Hannah Stephens

Everything You Need to Know About Backyard Farming Permits

If you've ever dreamed of having goats frolicking in your backyard or enjoying freshly laid eggs for breakfast, you may wonder about implementing backyard farming. Understanding the rules surrounding backyard farming where you live is essential.

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John Warbuck

Can I Sue My Neighbor for Feeding Squirrels That Damage my Property?

“Can I sue my neighbor for feeding squirrels that damage my property?” Because laws vary from one city or state to the next, you may need to work with a personal injury law office to find your answer.

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