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Common Questions About Bankruptcy & Credit

April 17th, 2018|

If you are someone who has considered filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you may have wondered how this will affect your credit score. The damage this will do all depends on how good your credit was before you filed. If you have a lot of different debt and very few assets, you will not have good credit. Filing for bankruptcy will definitely [...]

Financial Instability During A Divorce

April 12th, 2018|

It’s an unfortunate combination, but couples who are dealing with divorce also have to worry about the financial aspect of being alone. If you know you are going to have a divorce, but also have racked up a large sum of debt, then you may not be sure of which comes first, the divorce or filing for bankruptcy. Usually, bankruptcy is what you will need [...]

Considering Buying A Timeshare?

April 5th, 2018|

So you have recently heard of a timeshare and are considering whether or not this is the best option for you? A timeshare is a way for multiple individuals to share ownership of a property. It is common for people to own a vacation property. Perhaps they own a condominium in a resort area for example. The buyers will purchase a certain period of time [...]

How Much Immigrants, Including Undocumented, Pay In Taxes

April 2nd, 2018|

Although many individuals may not realize this, immigrants actually contribute billions of dollars in taxes to the United States each year. This number includes both documented and undocumented immigrants. If you are an immigrant that is authorized to work in the United States, you will file the same taxes that United States natives pay. This includes local, state, and federal taxes. This may make you [...]

No-Fault Divorce

March 26th, 2018|

It is always an unfortunate scenario when a marriage ends in a divorce. With the divorce rate being so high, there are more and more court cases granting divorce. There are two different ways in which you can file for divorce. One of these ways is with a no-fault divorce, and another one of these ways is with a fault divorce. It’s important to consider [...]

Why You Should Contact A Criminal Lawyer

March 23rd, 2018|

It is never an ideal situation when you are involved with criminal charges, especially if you know that you will not be able to prove that you are innocent. The prosecutor wants the client to get the justice that they deserve. If you enter court with a criminal defense lawyer by your side, it can be very difficult to try to prove that you are [...]

Wrongful Termination

March 19th, 2018|

Do you feel like you were wrongfully fired from your job? In this case, you may be able to challenge the grounds of termination. You may be able to keep your job or sue your former employer for this wrongful termination. If you have a written contract or another statement that promises you job security, you then have a strong argument on your side. This [...]

Updates For The Dreamers

March 15th, 2018|

President Trump had terminated DACA initiative in the fall. He only allowed individuals whose DACA was going to expire before March 5, 2018, the opportunity to renew. This deadline has recently come. This date also becomes the deadline for the president and Congress to come up with a decision or a solution for the young immigrants who are brought to this country as children. Congress [...]

How Long Do You Have To File A Lawsuit

March 12th, 2018|

There is no one specific answer to this question. It is always advised to handle a lawsuit as soon as possible. Every state has its own limits. These are called statutes of limitations. The amount of time that you have in order to file also varies according to on the type of claim. Rules in one state may allow a plaintiff with a personal injury [...]

Selling Your Home

March 9th, 2018|

Are you trying to strategize a successful home sale? When there is low inventory and buyer are eager to drive prices higher, there is definitely a chance that you could make some good money, as long as you avoid pitfalls. When the market is hot, homes that are outdated or quirky may sell more quickly than usual. When the market is hot, more and more [...]

What A Will Cannot Do

March 6th, 2018|

Estate planning is an important part of family law. You've worked so hard for your assets. You might as well make sure that those assets, along with your family are protected. Although wills are wonderful, inexpensive, and a must-have, there are some things that you shouldn't expect to accomplish in your will. In most cases. you cannot use your will to leave property uou hold [...]

Compensation For Work Injury

March 1st, 2018|

Sometimes accidents happen, and sometimes these accidents happen at the workplace. Companies work hard to provide safe environments for their employees. Safety precaution measures are always taking place, but still someone may experience a work injury. If you have experienced a work injury, and are unsure of what to do, Palacios Law Group has advice for you. Businesses must carry worker’s compensation insurance in order [...]

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