No matter your religion, you still may have to someday deal with what insurance companies like to call an "act of God." You may know the term from hearing about insurance claims in cases of wild weather or earthquakes. However, the term also applies to personal injury claims. What is an Act of God? An act of God, or force majeure, is a real legal term that usually means an act of nature that's inevitable.
If you have found yourself facing a mountain of debt, filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy may allow you to enjoy the financial fresh start that you need to truly overcome this debt. However, like all debt relief options, personal bankruptcy will not be the right solution for everyone. This is why it is so important for you to truly educate yourself regarding this option before filing a petition with the court.
Hello, I'm Phillip Kerr and I just love the legal profession and courtroom drama. Have you ever watched judge shows on TV? I know that these shows are not an accurate representation of the courtroom, but there is something you may have noticed. Some individuals come into the courtroom well-dressed, articulate, respectful and with the knowledge and documents necessary to support a case, while others come unprepared, slovenly dressed and appear as if they do not have a care in the world. How you present yourself and the knowledge that you have of the law will have an impact on how you are treated, even if you have legal representation. This blog is designed to assist those who are going to trial in doing just that.