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Why do I need to hire a business lawyer? 

If you own or are starting your own business, you may wonder if hiring a business lawyer is worth the cost? Almost inevitably your business will be engaged in some form of litigation during its lifetime. Litigation is expensive and one lawsuit can bankrupt a small business. Many business owners don’t consult an attorney until they are faced with an important legal dilemma, but consulting a business lawyer today may save you money and legal woes tomorrow. Certainly, there are

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How to Deal With Unfaithful Business Partners

No one intends for a business partnership to turn sour, but like any relationship, differences in values, business style, opinions, and decisions can lead to divisions. Business involves money and risk; for some, the stress can become too overwhelming. Sometimes the partnership simply runs its course and is no longer beneficial to one or both parties. The fact remains, almost 70% of all business partnerships ultimately fail (The Balances Mb). What should you do if you think your business partner

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Do I Need a Lawyer If I Have Been Robbed?

According to Neighborhood Scout, over 8,500 robberies were reported in the state of Ohio in 2020. As a victim, you may be experiencing the full gamut of emotions. You may be confused by all the phone calls and interviews and interactions during an investigation. You may not fully understand your rights and all of the legal terminology being thrown at you. If you feel you are not receiving adequate communication and representation it may be time to contact an attorney.

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Meaning of child support

What Does Child Support Really Mean?

Most frequently divorce is the precursor to a child custody case. However, there is no need for parents to be married when custody and support are issues. Only established paternity is sufficient to determine parental obligations. Both divorce and child-custody are complicated and emotionally-charged proceedings. In addition to determining legal and physical custody of the child(ren), there are financial matters to consider; and when money is added to the equation, the stress can be overwhelming. The job of the family

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What is a breach of contract and do I need a lawyer?

What is a Breach of Contract and Do I Need a Lawyer?

A breach of contract is a legal dispute between two or more parties where there has been a failure to complete the agreed-upon terms of the contract. It is important to be sure when entering into a contract that you read the language carefully, in some cases you may even want to have an attorney review the contract, to ensure that you fully understand and can fulfill your obligations. When there is a question about whether a contract has been

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What is a Survivorship Deed, and Why is it Important?

In Ohio, a survivorship deed creates a “joint tenancy” between two or more owners. It ensures that the interest rights of a property will be passed to the surviving owner(s) in the event of the other tenant’s death automatically. Without a survivorship deed, the surviving tenant(s) may have to begin proceedings in a probate court to have the property interests legally transferred, even if the property was owned by two people who have been married and residing in the property

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What Does Deposition Mean?

A deposition is a legal, formal question-and-answer session that occurs outside of a courtroom. It is similar to any other testimony given by a witness during a trial or other proceeding in that both sides of the case get to ask questions and responses are given under oath and the deposition is recorded. Giving a deposition does not mean you won’t be called to testify during trial proceedings later on. Then why have a deposition in the first

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hoover-kacyon_February4

Why do I need to hire a business lawyer? 

If you own or are starting your own business, you may wonder if hiring a business lawyer is worth the cost? Almost inevitably your business will be engaged in some form of litigation during its lifetime. Litigation is expensive and one lawsuit can bankrupt a small business. Many business owners don’t consult an attorney until they are faced with an important legal dilemma, but consulting a business lawyer today may save you money and legal woes tomorrow. Certainly,

Read More »

How to Deal With Unfaithful Business Partners

No one intends for a business partnership to turn sour, but like any relationship, differences in values, business style, opinions, and decisions can lead to divisions. Business involves money and risk; for some, the stress can become too overwhelming. Sometimes the partnership simply runs its course and is no longer beneficial to one or both parties. The fact remains, almost 70% of all business partnerships ultimately fail (The Balances Mb). What should you do if you think your

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Do I Need a Lawyer If I Have Been Robbed?

According to Neighborhood Scout, over 8,500 robberies were reported in the state of Ohio in 2020. As a victim, you may be experiencing the full gamut of emotions. You may be confused by all the phone calls and interviews and interactions during an investigation. You may not fully understand your rights and all of the legal terminology being thrown at you. If you feel you are not receiving adequate communication and representation it may be time to contact

Read More »
Meaning of child support

What Does Child Support Really Mean?

Most frequently divorce is the precursor to a child custody case. However, there is no need for parents to be married when custody and support are issues. Only established paternity is sufficient to determine parental obligations. Both divorce and child-custody are complicated and emotionally-charged proceedings. In addition to determining legal and physical custody of the child(ren), there are financial matters to consider; and when money is added to the equation, the stress can be overwhelming. The job of

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