When Your Estate is Big: Why Having a Will Matters

When you have a large estate that includes significant assets, writing a will is a necessary piece of your overall estate planning. If you die without a will, how your assets are given out, and the fighting that can ensue among your family members, can become a logistical nightmare. When you don't have a will in place to give away your assets to heirs that you assign, your estate can end up stuck in probate court for years while potential heirs wait for their inheritance.   Read More...

Why You Should Hire Debt Collectors Promptly

Some companies often take too long to make the decision to hire debt collectors because they may think that the debtors will meet their obligations if the credit management section keeps calling those debtors. However, waiting too long to hire debt collectors can have several detrimental effects. This article discusses some of those negative effects: Impact on Your Business' Reputation Have you heard of barking dogs that seldom bite? It is not advisable to wait for too long to hire debt collectors.   Read More...

Are You Sure That You Are Legally Entitled to Drive Your Car?

Did you hear about that person who was charged recently by the police because they were driving without a licence? You may have thought this was very careless or even presumptuous of them and wondered how they could ever get themselves into this position. However, maybe you should think a bit more about this situation and wonder whether you could find yourself in a similar situation. How could this be possible in this day and age?   Read More...

4 Reasons Why Adoptive Parents Need a Family Lawyer

Many couples in Australia wish to become parents, but because of various circumstances, they are unable to do so. For example, expensive In vitro fertilization (IVF), lack of surrogate parents, and too much red tape in the adoption process are some of the major reasons couples struggle to have a child. However, all is not doom and gloom because, with a family lawyer, adoptive parents can be on their way to adopting a beautiful child without encountering emotional and systemic challenges that many couples endure.   Read More...

How to deal with out-of-state traffic tickets

Traffic tickets appear to be much easier to get when you're traveling out of state, which is certainly not something to smile about. The fact that you are not familiar with a given area or not acquainted with the right speed limit makes you more prone to breaching a traffic law and being handed a traffic ticket. This situation may pose a lot of questions and stress compared to a traffic ticket obtained in your home state.   Read More...