garnishments are Intrusive...
It's 6:30 in the A.M. and there is a loud knock at your door. Naturally you are alarmed so you proceed to answer the knock with caution. You see from your window, a uniformed sheriff with papers in his or her hands. You have no idea what the visit is all about...but you maintain composure and open the door.
"You have been served"... is all you hear. The sheriff walks off and you're left alone to read the disturbing news that you are being sued.
I can't tell you how many weekly calls we receive from consumers who phone to say they are being or about to be garnished. They are in panic mode because they understand the ramifications of having less money in your paycheck.
the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) announced that six immigration courts will resume non-detained individual (merits) hearings and master calendar dockets involving small numbers of respondents on June 29, 2020.
getting in touch with a debt harassment lawyer is the best way to move forward if you are facing any of these collection tactics.
during the Great Recession that started in 2007 there were more than 3 Million homes lost to foreclosure.
fall-related deaths for workers is on the rise. This article is a discussion of how some of those deaths and injuries can be prevented.
driving a truck is more difficult than driving a standard vehicle, so both non-commercial and commercial truck accidents can occur for many different reasons. A truck accident lawsuit may help you collect compensation for your losses in a truck-related accident.
slip and fall accidents can cause severe injuries. Filing an accurate claim is essential to receiving compensation for your losses in an accident. Receiving compensation can be very helpful to manage basic expenses due to the injury.
on June 25, 2020, the Deputy Director for Policy for the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Joseph Edlow, issued a statement about severe budget problems at the USCIS.
no collection agency has the right to sue you or make threats of garnishing your wages for loans that aren't owed. However, they can summon you in a court of law and if a default judgment is passed against you, your wages may get garnished.
knowing the common errors to avoid can increase your chances of getting approved for Social Security disability benefits. Do not panic, just take every step carefully. Having an experienced attorney can help a lot!
according to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), these methods are illegal and you can sue the agencies for harassment and receive remunerations up to $1000 along with attorney fees and court costs.
we cover the most pressing questions people have immediately following a collision, including the information-gathering process, police and incident reports, what to do about the other person's insurance, at-the-scene documentation, and if and when you need to call the police.
it is important to understand the process of getting monetary compensation for your losses in an accident due to another person’s fault. A Personal Injury Lawyer can help make this process easier.
do you know how to apply for disability benefits and minimize the chances of your application being denied? It is a wise choice to consult a Social Security Disability Attorney so they can assist you through the process.
attorney General William P. Barr appointed Carol A. Bell as the administrative law judge in the EOIR’s Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer. She took her position on June 22.
fighting systemic racism is challenging, but lawyers are in a unique position to help.
the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it is publishing a new final rule in the Federal Register to do away with its self-imposed 30-day timeframe for processing applications for employment authorization by asylum applicants.
dCM services are often known to use methods and tactics that violate the Fair Debt Collection Policies Act. You have all the right to hire debt collector harassment lawyers and stop collection calls from DCM services.
under the Modified Comparative Fault System, each party is held responsible for damages in proportion to their own percentage of fault pro-rata, unless the plaintiff's negligence reaches 51%.
here are some of the most prominent reasons why it is necessary to hire a truck accident attorney: