Being Treated Differently At Work Now That You Came Out? How To Identify Discrimination In The Workplace

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Hostility in the workplace can be detrimental to your emotional and psychological well-being. Unfortunately, when you're a member of the LGBTQ+ community, workplace hostility and discrimination is all too common. Workplace discrimination can come in a variety of forms. In fact, you might not even realize that you've been the victim of discrimination right away. Here are four signs that you've been the victim of workplace discrimination based on your sexual preference or gender identity.

14 August 2018

3 Keys For Working With Your Business Lawyer

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Whether you have a small startup or run a long-standing successful company, it's important that you touch base with some lawyers that can provide you with aid when you need it. By taking time to bring in legal representation, you're able to get help that will go a long way for you. These contractors can assist you with everything from planning to speaking on your behalf in court. To this end, read on and consider these tips so that you're in good hands with your legal representation.

6 July 2018

Why An Even Split Of Assets Is Not Fair In Divorce

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Some people want a 50-50 split of assets during a divorce, but such a division is rarely fair to both parties. Here are some of the reasons an even split is usually unfair. Spouses Typically Have Different Incomes It's possible to find a married couple with exactly the same level of incomes, but this is an exception rather than the norm. The common situation is that one earns more than their partner.

5 June 2018

Time Is Of The Essence For Personal Injury Cases

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If you've been hurt by a careless driver, you must act quickly if you want to get the compensation to which you are entitled. The misery you have suffered because of the careless actions of another might only worsen if you don't get a financial award, and that other driver owes you for several different areas of compensation. Read on to find out why it's so important to act quickly on personal injury claims.

5 May 2018

Nowhere Near The Crime Scene

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If you've been charged with a crime, you may encounter some elements of the American justice system for the first time. It's important to realize that being accused of a crime is a devastating event, but being accused is far from the same thing as being convicted of that crime. The burden of proving that you did actually did commit a crime is on the prosecution, but that fact doesn't lessen the need to put up a sound and vigorous defense to the charge.

8 April 2018

5 Reasons To Hire A Divorce Attorney

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If you're struggling in your marriage, you may be looking for a fix or even a way out. Sometimes, couples try therapy and working through problems, but they are unable to do so. In this situation, it may be time to consider a divorce. While this can be an upsetting thing to consider, it's possible to move on with your life and get a fresh start. It's a good idea to hire a divorce attorney if you're thinking of going this route.

9 March 2018

4 Facts To Know About Social Security And Disability Before Applying For Benefits

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Retirement often means that you must financially prepare yourself and apply for certain benefits. Some of the benefits you are going to apply for include social security and disability. In most cases, you will be applying for one or the other, but there may also be times when you qualify and can apply for both. Therefore, it is important to know some facts before applying for social security or disability payments.

7 February 2018