If you have invented something that you believe can make you money, the first thing you need to do is have it patented. This is a process in which the government will recognize that this new invention belongs to you. If anyone were to copy your invention, you will then have grounds to bring a legal action against them. There are benefits to having a patent, and the following are four of the most important.
If you have recently gone through a divorce and you now either have joint or limited custody, you might be feeling a disconnect with your child. While divorce is an adjustment for everyone, it is important to maintain a bond with children even if you don't see them as often as you would like. Here are four tips to help stay in your child's life even if you don't see them every day.
Many people who get an ignition interlock device (IID) are required to do so by law, either because they have been found guilty of a DUI or are in the process of fighting such a charge. Other people may consider having one installed to prevent driving while intoxicated. All drivers should investigate whether this device will be best for their particular situation.
Most states now allow judges to impose an IID installation when you are arrested for your first DUI offense.
If you don't know what to do immediately following a car accident, you can place the potential compensation for your injuries at risk. Here are a few things to avoid after a car accident if you want to protect a future personal injury case:
Talking freely to insurance adjusters.
If an insurance adjuster quickly shows up at the scene of an accident, he or she is likely there because of the potential for a large payout.
Losing a loved one can be devastating, but not all of the impacts are felt immediately. The financial ramifications of such a lawsuit can take months or even years to fully materialize, by which point it might simply be too late to do anything about it. For this reason, it is important that you understand all of your options right now, including the possibility of a wrongful death lawsuit.
Unfortunately, lawsuits can be exceptionally complicated and counter-intuitive.