What Information Must be Put into Corporate Bylaws?

Bylaws display specific information about a corporation. They are one of the most important documents that a corporation must have. When you are creating a corporation, a partnership, or even an association, you will want experienced attorneys to aid you in drafting such a document to ensure that your business is legally sound and protected….

When to file a strategic counter-petition for divorce?

Normally, to start a divorce, one spouse would file a “Petition for Divorce” and serve it upon the other. When that happens, the responding spouse would typically file what is known as an “Answer” to that petition. In this answer, one would generally deny the allegations of the petition as a purely defensive measure. However,…

So, you have been Legally Served – Now what Should you do?

If you have been served with legal papers/documents, you must take immediate action in order to effectively respond to the legal action brought against you. There are not only a variety of types of legal papers that you can be served with, but also a variety of responses you can offer. Thus, this article will…

WHY IS IT EXTREMELY IMPORTANT TO HAVE A WILL, AT ANY AGE?

A will can simply be explained as a ‘desire, choice, willingness, wish etc.’ of a person. According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, a ‘Will refers to a legal declaration of a person’s wishes regarding the disposal of his or her property or estate after death.​1​ Thus legally, a will is a declaration wherein a person…

Demand Letters: What you MUST Know

Demand letters are some of the most highly sought after forms of legal actions taken by business owners and the general population who feel they have been unjustly hurt by another’s actions. This article is meant to help you understand the basics of a demand letter, when you should utilize one as an offensive legal…

The Concept of Guardianship and its Importance

Guardianship in ordinary discernment refers to a position capable of protecting or guarding. The Oxford learner dictionary defines guardianship as the state or position of being responsible for somebody or something.​¹​ The concept of guardianship holds a very important position in law. It can be defined as a legal obligation imposed upon a person, to…

Estate Planning 101

Planning ahead of your death can be one of the most beneficial things you do for your family and friends. By creating a full and thorough estate plan, you have the ability to transfer your assets to your loved ones beyond death. An estate plan consists of a variety of documents and aspects that permit…

What has the pandemic taught us about estate planning?

As we endure the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on our society, we are presented with a great time to take stock in our blessings and simultaneously plan for a better future. And what better way to do that, then work on your estate planning. If you do not have an estate plan, state law…

How does a spouse’s bankruptcy impact other family law cases?

What happens the moment bankruptcy is filed?  Mayur Amin, J.D. Unless exempted by law, the filing of a bankruptcy petition will impose an automatic stay on any legal action against a debtor and his/her property. For purposes of this article, we will assume that the “debtor” filing for bankruptcy is going to be your spouse…

Injured on the Job? Here is what you should do:

If you got injured as a result of your employment, you may be entitled to certain protections. Assuming you have workplace compensation insurance, which everyone should have, you can have your medical expenses covered regardless of who is at fault. However, there are certain instances where you may not be protected by such insurance and…