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Ghastly Tales of Why (Good) Insurance is Super Important

Ghastly Tales of Why (Good) Insurance is Super Important

This one’s gonna be scary!

The Wide World of Small Claims, Part V: Judgments and Appeals

The Wide World of Small Claims, Part V: Judgments and Appeals

Just because your claim is small doesn't mean it's unimportant. Learn how to protect your rights without blowing the bank!

Judgment Day (A How-To Regarding Enforcement of Civil Judgments)

Judgment Day (A How-To Regarding Enforcement of Civil Judgments)

Many times a client will come in with a pretty open and shut civil case.  Typically those are breach of contract cases where the client has performed his/her obligation under the contract but has yet to collect the other party's consideration, which is almost always money.  After discussing the client's version of the facts the conversation will turn to what would happen once the case is over and we, hopefully, won.

The Great and (Simultaneously) Terrible Medicare, Part IV

The Great and (Simultaneously) Terrible Medicare, Part IV

What happens when Medicare has a right of reimbursement that competes with other types of liens? Well, let's say that most of the time, it isn't pretty for the other guys.

Tax Time: Is Your Settlement Taxable?

Tax Time: Is Your Settlement Taxable?

You just got a settlement for your personal injury claim.  Congrats!  But does the government get some of that money?  If so, how much?  Answers inside!