My youngest sons father passed away last year. He had a small life insurance policy on himself. His parents want my son to have the money.
Use the Find a Lawyer tab to find contact information for probate attorneys in this area. You will need a few minutes to chat about the situation. You may find a probate may not even be necessary.See question
Knees have soreness and stiffness. The accident was in Troy, Alabama
Yes they can, unless it's for a protected discriminatory reason. But, you are otherwise eligible for workers compensation. So if you haven't already, you may want to contact a workers' compensation attorney today and preferably one that does personal injury as well. If you file a WC claim and they terminate you, it could subject them to a 440.205 retaliatory claim. An attorney can assist you also look into possible UIM coverages. Use the Find a Lawyer tab above to contact one of us.See question
I am a 51 year old female juvenile justice officer. I was hurt on the job doing my job. My right wrist was broken while restraining one of the youths from fighting another youth. There is no light duty. I have had two surgery's on my wrist and sti...
Make some calls. You are going to need the assistance of counsel on this one to walk you through the coming months. Use the Find a Lawyer tool above to help contact one of us.See question
then cashed it... the check came back as insuffient funds...acct was closed...i never got my money the other 4 sisters got theirs...oh by the way he was a judge when this happened.what can I do legally
A lot of missing detail. You are probably best served to call a probate attorney or two to fill them in on all the facts as to any written agreements/waivers, and/or the reasoning for not cashing the check in a year's time.See question
Someone I know was injured on the job and was seen by their primary doctor who believes the person is suffering from a herniated disk. When the company was informed about this they immediately filed a w/c case and instructed the individual to get ...
FMLA is non WC specific, so that is always an option. That said, if it is WC and you want to pursue the same, you are stuck going to WC doctors. You really should call a WC attorney for a consultation. These issues are far too common these days. Use the Find a Lawyer tab above to assist you.See question
I received 24 hrs notice posted on my door. Do I have 1 full business day or not? What's the definite law for the State of Florida?
Sounds like you are on the tail end of an eviction proceeding have been served with a Writ for Possession by the Sheriff's office. If that's the case, yes, you will have to leave or they will remove you.See question
I was in an auto accident last year and let my insurance lapse beforehand. I was going straight when someone was backing out of their house that lines the street. I swerved into the left lane to avoid the car and ended up sideswiping another vehic...
No insurance does not equate to no liability. Yes, you can be sued. You should retain counsel to assist.See question
They have either taken medication, alcohol or another substance, hurt themselves or another person
The E/C/SA must prove it was a drug free work place and the intoxication actually led to the accident and your injuries.. Not enough facts are known to know how the accident happened. If I was just doing my job and say a forklift operator just drove right into me, I'd still likely get WC in Florida despite my drug tests being positive if there were no warnings and my back was turned to the forklift at the time of impact.. Call an attorney to discuss the specifics of your case.See question
If a person does not have insurance in defending a dog bite claim (but is wealthy), what is the average "estimated" costs/fees they should plan for all aspects of their defense if 1) If it settled before going to court/trial 2) If it "did not" set...
The one thing I have learned in over 20 years of litigation, there is no one answer to a question like this one.See question
Personal Injury: I own my own business as a sole proprietor without any employees. I was injured by a neighbor in a rope burn type situation that caused a visible lower leg scar (seen from about 10+feet away). I have a witness to the incident. I w...
Potentially yes, you could possibly get a judgment to include economic and non-economic damages if you can establish liability, but the question is how much based on your actual economic damages and more importantly actually then collecting on a judgment.See question