A fire accident in a home is devastating for anyone who goes through it. When you live in an apartment building that catches on fire, you may wonder who is responsible for the damage to your possessions and for any injuries you may suffer. Here is what you need to know:
What Are Your Rights?
If you are injured in a fire in your apartment complex, you will likely have significant medical bills to pay.
If you got into a car accident, it may have surprised you to learn that the driver was a city employee. After all, you might expect government workers to uphold the law and drive carefully. The truth is that city employees are just like normal people, so that means a lot of them are bad drivers just like the general population. However, your rights after an accident with a city employee may be different.
When a couple divorces, each person should be allowed to move on with their life,. Unfortunately, when there are children involved and one parent is seeking custody, this is not always the case. When one parent has moved and is now living with their new partner, the court has the right to and will examine their cohabitation structure to determine what is best for the child.
Cohabitation is Not a Deal Breaker
If you are unable to work because of a medical or mental health condition, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. This government program takes the funds that workers have paid throughout the years and returns them in the form of monthly deposits to their bank accounts. Not everyone that applies is approved and the entire process can be complex and lengthy. To increase your chances of success, follow the tips below, and be prepared to apply for SSDI.
Property taxes aren't negotiable. The actual amount of property taxes owed on any type of real estate is fixed and isn't up for discussion with the corresponding tax authority. However, a real estate tax attorney might be able to negotiate details of any owed back-taxes when it comes to any assessed penalties and/or interest on those taxes. And, depending on the amount owed, this can really amount to a great deal of potential savings (over time).