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Lawyer Posts Hilarious Free Legal Advice Based On Things He's Seen

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 09.29.2016 | Comedy

With over 19 years’ experience practicing law, L. Scott Briscoe has seen some things. Lucky for us, he’s decided to use that experience to craft s...

Have An Upcoming Court Date? Here's A Message From Your Local Courthouse

Christina Pesoli | Posted 07.19.2016 | Divorce
Christina Pesoli

Greetings. I am your local courthouse, and I have a message for all of you. If I sound old and uptight in the advice that follows, there's a reason fo...

Like Prince, A Majority Of Americans Don't Have A Will

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 05.03.2016 | Business

When Prince died at the age of 57, he left behind a vast estate estimated to be worth at least $50 million, but no will to sort any of it out. Wills ...

Whether You're a Primary Breadwinner or a Stay-at-Home Spouse, Here's an Important Message From Your Divorce Lawyer

Christina Pesoli | Posted 03.10.2017 | Divorce
Christina Pesoli

Are you a stay-at-home spouse or a primary breadwinner? Are you going through a divorce? If so, I have a very important message for you from your divorce lawyer. Sure, there's a slim chance you don't need it. But if you don't, hearing the message will just make you feel good for being so evolved.

Does Posting Trespassers Will Be Shot Signs Give You Freedom to Do So?

Quora | Posted 07.28.2016 | Crime

So long as you haven't agreed to any limitations on the appearance of your home (such as through a Homeowners Association or deed restriction), you're free to put up any signs you want, regardless of how violent, offensive, or profane they may be to others.

Free and Low-Cost Legal Services that Help Seniors in Need

Jim T. Miller | Posted 01.19.2015 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

There are actually a number of free and low-cost legal resources available today to help seniors, but what's available to you and your husband will depend on where you live, the type legal assistance you need and your financial situation. Here are several resources to check into.

4 Scary Legal Myths for Small Businesses

Lisa Honey | Posted 12.30.2014 | Small Business
Lisa Honey

It can be dreadfully difficult to be a small business owner these days. Often you're a one-person shop, and it can seem like a handful of full-time jobs just to keep up with your legal responsibilities on top of everything else.

Top 3 Mistakes Newbie Entrepreneurs Make and Their Solutions

Darilyn Aquino | Posted 10.28.2014 | Business
Darilyn Aquino

In the current entrepreneurship boom we are experiencing nowadays, it is quite common that novice business owners -- as well as those with more experience -- make very frequent mistakes due to a lack of legal counseling and experience.

Attention Lawyers: Now Is the Time to Get Social

Monica Zent | Posted 04.09.2014 | Business
Monica Zent

There's no reason to be intimidated -- there's not one right way to do social media. There are, however, best practices. These six suggestions are most useful to achieving a successful and productive presence on social media.

7 Steps To Choosing The Right Divorce Lawyer

Posted 02.02.2014 | Divorce

By Laura Miolla for It's difficult to know where to turn when you're faced with divorce. Few of us have any prior experience with th...

How A Facebook Post Almost Got This Dad Thrown In Jail

Posted 03.11.2016 | Divorce

When going through a divorce, anything you say -- or type, share or Tweet -- can be used against you in a court of law. Just ask Mark Byron, who was a...

Starting a Social Enterprise? 6 Useful Tips From Legal Experts

Melissa Ip | Posted 02.08.2014 | Impact
Melissa Ip

To get the dialogue rolling and make starting up less intimating, I've asked legal experts to share their advice for up-and-coming social entrepreneurs.

The 7 Biggest Divorce Mistakes

Daniel Clement | Posted 10.20.2013 | Divorce
Daniel Clement

Since a litigated divorce is mentally overwhelming, you could unwittingly fall victim to these behaviors which would ensure that you would only view your divorce with regrets. By simply being aware of what not to do, you can steer clear of these mistakes.

3 Social Media Don’ts During Divorce

Bari Zell Weinberger, Esq. | Posted 06.24.2012 | Divorce
Bari Zell Weinberger, Esq.

The divorce process is often a highly emotional time and social media outlets readily provide evidence that can harm one or both parties, both during and after a divorce settlement.

When the Vows Break: Divorce and Taxes

Steve Lake | Posted 06.13.2012 | Divorce
Steve Lake

Tax Day is upon us. For divorce lawyers like me, it's the time of year when folks going through a divorce often struggle with the same question: What do we do about our income tax returns?

My Biggest Divorce Regret

Steven Crandell | Posted 04.25.2012 | Divorce
Steven Crandell

Many men who go through separation are dads. We know that the separation not only impacts ourselves and our partners, but also our children.

What To Look For In A Lawyer, from Gloria Allred (VIDEO)

Posted 08.27.2011 | Women

Gloria Allred lists the qualities that you should look for when choosing a lawyer to represent you in court. What do you think? Post your comm...

Try Hard - Converting Anger into The Plot to Reclaim Your Kid

Crai S. Bower | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Crai S. Bower

My son, now 23 years old, sleeps across the room as I write. I'm visiting him in Jamaica, where he's spending three months...

Legal Help For Small Companies: Ruby Tuesday

Lynda Resnick's Blog | Lynda Resnick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

One of the great things about technology is that it creates a level playing field. Just as Get Satisfaction helps small businesses get a handle on cus...