Marc Reyes

  • Three Things You Should Know If You're New to Divorce

    One of the biggest problems with filing for divorce is the emotional aspect. It's the biggest downfall for many, because they get caught up in their emotions and lose sight of the big picture. If you're considering a divorce or find yourself served with papers, there are a few things you should know from the start. Here are three things to keep in mind to help you through the process.
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  • Nurse Case Managers: What To Know When One Has Been Assigned To Your Workers' Comp Claim

    What's a Nurse Case Manager (NCM) and why has one suddenly been assigned to your workers' compensation claim? What can you do to limit one from needlessly interfering in your medical care? Nurse Case Managers Are Assigned To High-Risk Claims The presence of the NCM on your claim indicates that the insurance company paying your workers' comp claim considers you to be a "high-risk" claim. What that means in plain english is that they're worried about how much money your care is costing.
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  • Three Ways To Share Parenting Duties Even If You Aren't The Custodial Parent

    Figuring out child custody during a divorce isn't easy, even in an amicable situation. As the noncustodial parent, you will have to deal with not being around your children every day when you get home from work or when they get home from school. Fortunately, there are several ways you can still be a big part of their lives while taking some of the day-to-day work of parenting off of your former spouse.
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  • What To Expect When You Are Pulled Over For Suspected DUI

    If you are driving and you notice blue flashing lights in your rearview mirror, you may have nothing to worry about. However, if you have been recently drinking, you may need a DUI attorney. Police officers who notice erratic driving may believe that you are inebriated. Here are a few things you can expect if you are pulled over and suspected of driving under the influence: Field Testing An officer who suspects you of driving under the influence will generally perform a test to determine whether or not you are drunk.
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  • Tips For Figuring Out If You're Covered By Workers Comp

    The Federal Government runs a workers' comp program for its employees, but other people are covered under programs administered by their state. The laws vary by state as to which employees need to be covered by this type of insurance. However, there are some general considerations that can help give you a good idea whether you might be able to expect workers' compensation benefits it the case of an injury. Those not covered under workers' compensation laws can sue their employer should an injury occur, while those covered by these laws don't have this option available to them.
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  • Pros And Cons Of Reasonable Visitation

    In a family court, the judge presiding over your visitation hearing doesn't have to come up with a fixed visitation schedule. He or she can just determine that the non-custodial parent is entitled to a "reasonable" visitation. This means that it is up to you, the parents, to come up with a visitation schedule. Here are the pros and cons of such an arrangement: It Promotes Parental Cooperation A reasonable visitation schedule "
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  • Understanding Differences Between Intellectual Property Types

    If you are interested in getting a copyright, patent, or trademark, then you might not be sure which is best for you. After all, each covers a very specific facet of intellectual property, but they aren't always used correctly in media. To help you understand the differences between the three, here is an overview of what each does: Copyrights At the most basic level, a copyright protects the rights of the author of some work.
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  • Five Different Ways to Get Divorced

    If you've never considered divorce before, it may surprise you to realize that there are so many ways to go about it. But in fact, getting divorced is a complicated activity that does involve several choices and options. Before you contact your divorce lawyer, you'll want to get a sense of which choice is right for you and what your circumstances will allow. Here are five different ways you can get divorced.
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  • Considering Becoming a Surrogate Mother? Important Things to Consider

    For many women, becoming a mother is a lifelong dream, yet many women can't realize that dream on their own. Whether it's a result of infertility or because of health-related complications, if a woman in your life is unable to become pregnant, you may be considering becoming a surrogate for her. Before you make the decision to become a surrogate mother, you need to do some serious thinking. While being able to provide someone you love with a baby is unquestionably amazing, there are a lot of things that need to be considered.
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  • Financial Safety Nets For Veterans In Dire Health

    Veterans can leave the military after a lot of physical and mental stress, which can make transitioning to a civilian life difficult. In some cases, the pain and anguish could get in the way of finding a legitimate job or maintaining a job, even if you're the best performer around. If you're feeling your productivity dwindle, don't try to wait it off; explore your options now by considering a few financial safety nets that could secure your future.
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