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Alan James Brinkmeier

Alan Brinkmeier’s Legal Guides

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  • Insurance Fraud Overview

    Insurance fraud occurs when someone lies about an injury or loss to collect money from an insurance company. If you are accused of making a false insurance claim, you may want to contact an insurance fraud lawyer. For example, if you make a claim for physical therapy treatments f...

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  • Insurance Overview

    Insurance is a product that allows individuals and organizations to reassign their risk of loss to others. Insurance law covers the policies insurance companies can offer and the rates they can charge. States regulate the insurance industry with the backing of federal law. ...

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  • E-Discovery Tips in Litigation

    Determine the Custodians of the Materials To get a start on managing the plan, determine the likely persons that will be the key players in and knowledgeable about the electronic documents. Partie

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  • How to Build Credibility with the Appellate Panelists

    Exhibit Common Sense Justices simply do not like complex explanations that sound unreasonable to them--even complex explanations that in reality may be the right ones. Common sense matters most. Th

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  • How to Arbitrate a Dispute

    Determine the arbitrator To find a suitable arbitrator, look for someone with experience with the subject-matter of your dispute. For example, if the issue concerns a home construction project you sh

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  • How to Know When to Appeal

    Burden First, it is important for you to know that most decisions are "affirmed". The burden to change a final ruling belongs to you bringing the appeal. Because the most likely appeal outcome is “

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  • What is a Successful Start for a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

    Prepare For Success Gather all pertinent documents and any evidence at your disposal. Much of the record keeping should be done from the moment of the accident, before you even meet with your persona

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  • How to Prepare for Your Deposition

    Practice Have your lawyer do sample questions with you for practice preparations before the real thing. The more prepared you are, the more comfortable and successful you will be during the depositi

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  • What is a civil right?

    Civil Right Defined A civil right is a right created by the government. The right to free speech is a good example of a civil right in the United States. Free speech is guaranteed by the First Amend

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  • What happens if you shoplift but then put it back?

    Am I caught? If you do get caught and if you should be notified of a charge (you are entitled to get a notice of something being brought against you) be prepared to get a good lawyer so you can answe

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