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Identifying And Responding To Sexual Harassment Incidents

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Sexual harassment isn’t something that’s easy for employees to discuss. Unfortunately, this means that there are many incidents that aren’t ever reported. Sexual harassment isn’t something that only happens within specific industries. It can happen anywhere. So it’s extremely important that you know how to handle any sexual harassment issues before you’re faced with the problem or a lawsuit. Identify Potential Incidents It’s common for employees who are victims of sexual harassment to avoid the situation entirely.…

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3 Things You Need To Know When You Get Into A Car Accident

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Car accidents are so common. With the statistics the way they are it is likely that at some point in your life you will get in a car accident. This is why it is so important that you know what to do when you get in accident to protect yourself. Here are some things that you should know about getting in an accident. 1. Never Flee The Scene Even if you think it was just a mild fender bender you should never leave the scene or fail to stop.…

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When the Oil or Gas Company Comes Knocking: Understanding Your Mineral Rights and Options

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You don’t just own a piece of property—you own what’s underneath that property as well, and that includes the rights to any precious minerals that are there. Many property owners find themselves approached by companies that are interested in buying their mineral rights. Should you sell? What are the things that you should consider first? What are your options? You essentially have three different options when it comes to your mineral rights:…

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4 Tips for Increasing Your Chances of Having a DUI Expunged

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Expungement is a decision made by the justice system to remove charges from your permanent criminal record after you fulfill certain requirements. While it’s not available in every state, it’s well worth pursuing when it is available to you after a DUI conviction. Use these tips to have the best chance of successfully expunging your record. Show a Clean Record It’s easiest to get a serious crime like a DUI removed from an otherwise spotless record.…

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8 Steps To Plan Your Estate

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Even if you have yet to speak to an estate planning attorney, you may already be thinking about the steps you need to take to ensure that you leave all your affairs in order should you pass away or become unable to make decisions for yourself. Take these steps to ensure that you are properly prepared. 1. Create a will. The will is the document that states who will receive your property and similar information.…

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4 Tips To Help You Get Your Social Security Claim Approved Quickly

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Social security claims are something that you will want to make upon becoming disabled to the point where you are no longer able to work. When you successfully file a claim, you will receive your benefits. However, the process can be long and during this time, you will not have any source of income, which is challenging, especially for those who are the main supporter of their family. This is why it’s important to consider these four tips to help you get your social security claim approved more quickly:…

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2 Methods You Can Use To Avoid Paying A Speeding Fine

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If you have experienced being stopped by law enforcement for speeding, you may not be aware of ways you can fight the fine. If you feel as though the charge of speeding is unfounded, there are ways you can possibly get out of paying the fine, or possibly have it reduced. Not only will it save you money on the expense of the ticket, but it will also prevent an increase in your insurance premium.…

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Learning To Parent After Divorce? 3 Steps That Will Help You Develop Your Own Style

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When you have children, you want the very best for them. You want to make sure that you always have their best interest in mind when you make a decision. Unfortunately, divorce can make you feel like you’re doing everything wrong. Luckily, that’s not true. It is going to be different to parent your children all by yourself. However, if you take your time and devise your own parenting plan, you’ll still do the very best for your children and you’ll still have their best interest in mind.…

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Filing For Worker's Compensation? Two Tips To Help You Win Your Case

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Worker’s compensation is one of the most important protections that any employee can have.  It provides financial restitution to you in the event that you’re hurt at the workplace.  However, getting a worker’s compensation claim approved is not always as simple as you would think.  If you’ve applied for worker’s compensation, it’s important for you to know what to do to make sure that your case is successful.  Use this information to learn more about two tips that can help you win your worker’s compensation claim.…

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3 Signs You May Need To Hire A Special Education Attorney

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Do you have a child who has special needs? Perhaps he or she has a learning disability, or perhaps a mental condition that challenges their performance in school? The good news is that advances in mental health research and greater awareness in the education system have helped more schools become better equipped to help children with special needs. The bad news is that many schools still may not have sufficient resources to adequately meet all challenges.…

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