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Tips For Filing A Lawsuit If You Were Bitten By A Dog In Oregon

23 February 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you were bitten by a dog, then you might be able to successfully file a lawsuit. Before committing to a lawsuit, you need to make sure that you understand the laws in your state that will affect your suit. Your injury might be the grounds for an easy win in one state, but it might be thrown out of court immediately in another state. To help you make sure that a lawsuit is the right option for you, here are some of the laws that will affect a dog bite lawsuit in Oregon: Read More …

You’ve Been Bitten By A Dog: 4 Important Steps To Take

5 February 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

Being bitten by a dog can leave you with injuries, both physical and emotional, that will require professional attention. If you've been bitten by a dog, you may be entitled to monetary compensation for your pain and suffering. However, to ensure you receive the compensation you're entitled to, there are some steps you should take that will protect your rights. Here are four things you should do if you've been the victim of a dog bite. Read More …

10 Warning Signs That You Need A Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

30 December 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

Your job-related injury is likely covered by your employer's workers' compensation insurance, but claims are not always paid in a timely and trouble-free manner. This insurance is meant to cover your medical expenses and a portion of your lost wages if you are injured on the job. It's important that you inform your supervisor immediately and follow up to ensure that the reports are filled out and filed once you discover your injury. Read More …

Can Allegations Of Benefits Fraud Help Your Divorce Or Custody Case?

27 November 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you've recently divorced your spouse after suffering through years of freeloading behavior, you may be mortified (but not really surprised) to discover your spouse is committing benefits fraud. This fraud can take a number of forms -- from forging medical paperwork to secure federal disability benefits to lying about income or assets to qualify for food stamps. What, if anything, should you do upon learning of your ex's fraudulent ways? Read More …

In Financial Trouble? 5 Things You Should Know About Bankruptcy

9 November 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

You probably thought that bankruptcy was something that affected other people. You had a good job, you paid all your bills on time. You even had a little bit of money left over each month to go and have fun with. Then the bottom fell out. You got sick, lost your job or had to file for divorce. Now you're facing financial ruin. You can't pay your bills and the creditors are calling non-stop. Read More …