A will is a document that states how one would want his or her property divided after death. Various reasons may prompt beneficiaries or outsiders to dispute a will. They include: 1. If the Will Does Not Meet Set Legal Requirements A legal will must meet the following conditions: The will should not have contradicting statements, and it should not contradict previous contracts, such as premarital agreements. All pages should be signed and dated by the testator.
14 February 2020
Property settlement is the process through which divorcing or separating couples divide marital property. Below is a comprehensive guide on the property settlement process and the various considerations divorcing couples should make during property settlement. Work With a Skilled Property Settlement Lawyer An experienced lawyer will guide you through the property settlement process. The lawyer will evaluate your present situation and provide tips on how to approach the process. For instance, if you split the family business, what role should you take?
13 January 2020
Seeking compensation for personal injuries can be a daunting task. In the article below, you will learn the various considerations to make when seeking compensation and the process of seeking compensation. Find a Compensation Lawyer A compensation lawyer will help you evaluate your claim. For example, you cannot claim compensation if the incident took place too long ago. Additionally, he or she will examine the likelihood of a positive outcome. For instance, if the person assaulted you, the lawyer would like to know what happened to eliminate the possibility of the other party arguing that he or she acted in self-defence.
9 January 2020
Everyone wishes to live happily and in harmony with their parents, spouses, and kids. Unfortunately, this may not be the case as many people have to deal with various family issues. From divorce to child custody to child adoption, many issues disrupt peace among family members. Some cases are technical, meaning that it is almost impossible to solve them at the family level unless you seek legal help and that is where family law comes in.
8 January 2020
Any business that employs others or that operates in a commercial environment where third-party access is possible must have a comprehensive risk management plan in place. Owners or senior managers must fully understand their obligations and especially when it comes to reporting an incident of any kind. If you are entirely new to this field, what do you need to know about notifiable incidents and your level of exposure? What the Law Says
7 January 2020
Proponents of DIY conveyancing assert that it is a cost-saving mechanism since the buyer does not have to pay a conveyancer. However, as you will learn in the extract below, DIY conveyancing can be an expensive affair that could leave you in legal troubles. Below are the benefits of hiring a professional conveyancer over DIY conveyancing. Real Estate Advice Your conveyancer will examine the property and advise you on whether you are getting value for your money.
30 December 2019
For a business to run smoothly and profitably, customers need to pay their bills on time. After all, if they don't pay, then the organisation could quickly slip into the red, and the bookkeeper could encounter cash flow issues when trying to pay those monthly invoices. Thankfully, most clients understand this as they face a similar situation themselves and will settle their accounts before the deadline. Some will not, for one reason or another, and the business owner will need to take action when communication breaks down.
30 December 2019