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Karen Stolp Poirier

Karen Poirier’s Legal Guides

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  • What if I was in an accident that was casued by a deer or other animal?

    If you have uninsured motorist protection, you may still be able to make a claim and receive a settlement. What is uninsured motorist protection? Most peoples auto insurance policy provides coverage for accidents with uninsured/under insured motorists. This coverage also applies ...

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  • Hit and Runs: What if I was in an accident and the other driver left the scene and can't be located?

    HIT AND RUNS What if i was in an accident and the other driver left the scene and cannot be located? If you have uninsured motorist protection, you may still be able to make a claim and receive a settlement. What is uninsured motorist protection? Most peoples auto insurance polic...

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  • What if you are in an accident with an uninsured or under-insured driver?

    WHAT HAPPENS IF I AM IN AN ACCIDENT WITH A PERSON WHO DOES NOT HAVE ADEQUATE INSURANCE OR NO INSURANCE AT ALL? If you have uninsured/under insured motorist protection, you may still be able to make a claim and receive a settlement. WHAT IS UNINSURED/UNDER INSURED MOTORIST PROTECT...

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  • A Short Guide to Security Deposits

    SECURITY DEPOSITS There are very specific laws concerning security deposits. Whether you are a landlord or a tenant it is important that you know the laws so you can protect your rights. Some important things to know about security deposits in the State of Connecticut are: 1. T...

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  • A Short Guide to Security Deposits

    SECURITY DEPOSITS There are very specific laws concerning security deposits. Whether you are a landlord or a tenant it is important that you know the laws so you can protect your rights. Some important things to know about security deposits in the State of Connecticut are: 1. ...

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  • Short Guide to Custody and Visitation in Connecticut

    The family court process can be emotional and confusing, and the results, permanent and life-altering. It is important that you understand your rights as a parent so that you can make decisions that best serve you and your family. Contrary to popular belief, the term custody, a...

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  • How A Connecticut Uncontested Divorce Works

    How A Connecticut Uncontested Divorce Works Many couples who have decided to divorce, have already decided on the terms of the divorce and just need assistance filing all of the appropriate paperwork. In many cases, couples who are candidates for an uncontested divorce, have bee...

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  • Connecticut Family Law Terms and Definitions

    Advisement of rights A form advising obligors of their rights concerning wage-withholdings. (See obligor and wage-withholding.) Alimony Periodic payments from one spouse to the other. This may be before the divorce is final and/or for a set period of time after the divorce. (S...

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  • Connecticut Divorce, Custody and Child Support Terms and Definitions

    Advisement of rights A form advising obligors of their rights concerning wage-withholdings. (See obligor and wage-withholding.) Alimony Periodic payments from one spouse to the other. This may be before the divorce is final and/or for a set period of time after the divorce. (...

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