Archive for August, 2020

Does Child Support End When They Turn 18?

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. Whether you are the parent paying child support or the one receiving, the title question is likely to interest you—Does child support end when my kid turns 18? The short answer is, it depends. In most states, support payments will cease on your child’s […]

August 28, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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What Should I Include in My Will?

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. It can be challenging to think about your own death. The idea seems morbid, uncomfortable, and the topic can bring up a lot of unpleasant questions for you and your loved ones to consider. But creating a will gives you greater control over what […]

August 28, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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When You Need a Personal Injury Attorney

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. Personal injury law covers a wide number of situations. It can include medical malpractice and the medical bills caused by someone choosing to punch you in the face. It encompasses the aftermath of car wrecks and bullies driving someone to attempt suicide. When do […]

August 18, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including The Queen’s Counsel Lawyer’s Omnibus. He offers almost all of his cartoons for sale at £120 for originals and £40 for copies and they can be obtained from this email info@qccartoon.com.

August 17, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including The Queen’s Counsel Lawyer’s Omnibus. He offers almost all of his cartoons for sale at £120 for originals and £40 for copies and they can be obtained from this email info@qccartoon.com.

August 10, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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HOW TO BECOME A BARRISTER IN ENGLAND

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. The word lawyer is an umbrella term used to refer to solicitors and barristers. Solicitors can provide general advice on a variety of legal issues. However Barristers are advocacy specialists and independent sources of legal advice. They are specialists in certain legal fields. If a legal court matter […]

August 7, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Do I Have to Pay Spousal Support When I Retire?

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. As more and more “baby boomers” approach or enter retirement, the question of whether or not spousal support payments must continue after retirement is crossing the desk of every family lawyer in Canada. As with most family law matters, the answer to this question […]

August 6, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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How Long Does a DUI Stay on Your Record?

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. Penalties for driving under the influence (DUI), and how long this criminal offense will stay on your driving record varies from state to state, but the average in most states is five to 10 years. There are some exceptions, however. In Virginia, for example, a […]

August 6, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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How to Get a Green Card in the USA

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. A green card is a physical document authorizing a foreign national (citizen of another country) to permanently live and work in the United States. As long as the individual adheres to certain regulations and doesn’t break any laws, he/she can remain in the United […]

August 6, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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What is the Charge for Dangerous Driving?

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. In Canada, dangerous driving is a criminal offence with serious penalties that can completely upend an individual’s life. In addition to the possibility of jail, hefty fines, and the loss of driving privileges, a conviction of dangerous driving can lead to a permanent criminal […]

August 6, 2020 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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