Yearly Archives: 2015

How To Protect My Mom’s Assets From Nursing Home Spend down in Michigan?

“My mom is being discharged from rehab next week to a nursing home and it will cost $8,500 per month!  What can we do to protect her assets so she doesn’t go broke?”  This is a common issue we deal

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Women sue birth control company for packaging error

More than 100 women from across the United States have filed a lawsuit against Qualitest Pharmaceuticals for an alleged birth control packaging error that resulted in unwanted pregnancies. The 113 women from 28 states are seeking millions of dollars in

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Chicago police sued after man killed in car accident

In this month’s Chicago Injury Alert, we talk about a case regarding a woman that has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Chicago, Chicago police and a police officer after her son was killed in a car

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Chicago police sued after man killed in car accident

In this month’s Chicago Injury Alert, we talk about a case regarding a woman that has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Chicago, Chicago police and a police officer after her son was killed in a car

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WHY A LIVING WILL AND HEALTH CARE POWER OF ATTORNEY?

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., Esquire, CELA A Health Care Power of Attorney simply appoints a Health Care Representative to make medical decisions without giving any direction to the representative. The Advance Directive gives instructions for end-of-life decision-making. A Health

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Blogging the lines — another way to market insurance

What if you sell a variety of lines? Say, commercial and group benefit lines? And you also sell personal lines, such as final expense or term insurance and you want to harness the power of social media to get the

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Ending Your Marital Relationship Out of Court

When two people decide to marry, it is one of the most beautiful expressions of human emotions. Agreeing to spend your life with another person mutually is one of the norms of our life. However, it’s not always that such

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How To Push Your Divorce Case Forward

When you go through an Orange County divorce, the process can be painful. Sometimes though, these divorce cases can drag on and on making life difficult for the spouse involved in the process since the spouse will have to bear

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Talk Text Crash — Will the TxDOT Campaign Work?

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) wants to reduce the number of distracted driving collisions by stepping up its do not text and drive campaign. Dubbed “Talk, Text, Crash,” the newest campaign in a series of attempts to stop distracted

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How A High-Conflict Divorce Can Be Peacefully Settled

Going through a divorce is not easy.  It can be nothing short of emotional torment. The torment in addition to being emotional is more mental, with a feeling of failure and guilt overcoming the spouse now and then. Sometimes this

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