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Should I Hire a Lawyer After a Personal Injury?

If you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, you already know that handling the aftermath can be overwhelming. When dealing with pain, mounting medical bills, and emotional trauma, who has the time or energy to fight with insurance companies who don’t want to pay? Let the personal injury lawyers at Hoover Kacyon fight for you. When do you need to consult a personal injury attorney? Any time an accident has occurred that has resulted in injury

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Prenuptial Agreements

Getting engaged and planning a wedding is an exciting time in a couple’s life. The idea of considering a prenuptial agreement seems like a dark cloud over what should be a joyous occasion. After all, doesn’t a prenuptial agreement suggest there will inevitably be a separation or divorce? It is important during this time to remember that things do not always work out the way we plan them in life. Nearly half of all marriages end in divorce. And while

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Child Custody

No legal issue can be more complicated and emotionally-charged than a child-custody case. Most frequently divorce is the precursor to a child custody case. However, there are other instances where the custody of a child needs to be determined, such as establishing custody between two never-married parents, a deployed military parent, a move, illness, or death of the custodial parent. Due to the complicated nature of child custody proceedings, hiring an experienced attorney is vital to ensuring an outcome that

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Think Before You Drive Buzzed This Holiday Season

The holidays are full of reasons to celebrate, but if you are planning to consume a few alcoholic drinks during festivities in the coming weeks, take heed. Even just one or two drinks can render you unfit to drive, even if you think you feel fine. Many factors can affect your BAC (Blood Alcohol Content) including your gender, ethnicity, weight, and alcohol tolerance. Unless you have the proper testing equipment, there’s no precise way to tell if you’re over the

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Do You Need a Business Lawyer?

Owning a business may seem like your key to happiness and financial freedom, but the fact is business is full of complicated legal issues that you may not be prepared to deal with. The laws and regulations governing all facets of business is extensive. And what happens if someone sues your company? In order to protect your business (and yourself) you may want to consider consulting a business attorney. Business law deals with two different areas: transactional and litigation. Transactional

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Is Adoption the Right Choice for You?

There are a plethora of reasons you may be considering adopting a child or are considering placing your child for adoption, but chances are you have not reached that decision easily. Perhaps you are still in the midst of making that decision and are researching whether adoption is, in fact, the right choice for you. On a personal level, choosing adoption is a complex emotional decision, but when you add in all of the legal and financial issues, adoption can

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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

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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

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Should I Hire a Lawyer After a Personal Injury?

If you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, you already know that handling the aftermath can be overwhelming. When dealing with pain, mounting medical bills, and emotional trauma, who has the time or energy to fight with insurance companies who don’t want to pay? Let the personal injury lawyers at Hoover Kacyon fight for you. When do you need to consult a personal injury attorney? Any time an accident has occurred that has resulted

Read More »

Prenuptial Agreements

Getting engaged and planning a wedding is an exciting time in a couple’s life. The idea of considering a prenuptial agreement seems like a dark cloud over what should be a joyous occasion. After all, doesn’t a prenuptial agreement suggest there will inevitably be a separation or divorce? It is important during this time to remember that things do not always work out the way we plan them in life. Nearly half of all marriages end in divorce.

Read More »

Child Custody

No legal issue can be more complicated and emotionally-charged than a child-custody case. Most frequently divorce is the precursor to a child custody case. However, there are other instances where the custody of a child needs to be determined, such as establishing custody between two never-married parents, a deployed military parent, a move, illness, or death of the custodial parent. Due to the complicated nature of child custody proceedings, hiring an experienced attorney is vital to ensuring an

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