Single Moms and Legal Issues

Mother’s Day is May 13, 2018. The week prior to this holiday is the busiest week of the year for the USPS, because everyone feels the need to make their mom feel appreciated. And, as the Luke Bryan song says, “all mothers should be qualified for sainthood.” While it is important to celebrate all moms, [...]

By | 2018-05-10T15:05:18+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Single Moms and Legal Issues

New Hands Free Driving Law in Georgia

As Of July 1, 2018, It Is Illegal To Hold A Cell Phone In Use While Driving On Wednesday, May 2, 2018, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed into law HB 673, which makes it illegal to physically hold a wireless electronic device while driving, among other things that come under the category of “distracted driving.” [...]

By | 2018-05-10T12:28:23+00:00 May 10th, 2018|General|Comments Off on New Hands Free Driving Law in Georgia

Graduation: Life Change

May is high school and college graduation month. What could possibly be better than ending one chapter of life and eyeing the beginning of the next? The time leading up to the actual ceremony is filled with so many emotions, and the time afterward can be loaded with planning, decisions, and uncertainty. While this is [...]

By | 2018-05-09T17:41:42+00:00 May 9th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Graduation: Life Change

When A Foul Ball Turns Into a Nightmare

Spring has sprung.  During this time of year flowers bloom and people begin to head outdoors again. For some, spring makes them think of eating Cracker Jacks and hearing the crack of the bat at their local baseball diamond.  But what happens when a fan gets hit by a foul ball during the game? Major [...]

By | 2018-04-30T18:15:44+00:00 April 30th, 2018|General, Liability|Comments Off on When A Foul Ball Turns Into a Nightmare

Preparing and Protecting Yourself During a Divorce

Nearly 40 percent of all marriages end in divorce. While we always encourage couples to try and work through any issues they may have, unfortunately, some problems cannot be solved so easily. It goes without saying that going through divorce is stressful.  In addition to the anxiety the individuals separating experience, their family members have [...]

By | 2018-04-17T17:53:41+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Divorce, Divorce Attorney, Divorce Lawyer|Comments Off on Preparing and Protecting Yourself During a Divorce

Preparing Insurance Policies Prior to Tornado Season

The possibility of spring storm damage, whether from hail, rain, windstorms or even an actual tornado, has those living in the path of tornado alley on high alert. Most standard home and car insurance policies have basic provisions for tornadoes and various other weather related types of risks. However, the type of coverage you have [...]

By | 2018-04-12T02:24:02+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Preparing Insurance Policies Prior to Tornado Season

When Man’s Best Friend Causes an Injury

Many people have and love dogs. Most dogs are sweet natured, crave attention and just want to be loved.  However, there may come a time when a dog might injure someone. When this happens, the injured party could file suit against the dog owner.  The victim of the dog bite or attack will try to [...]

By | 2018-04-10T15:47:53+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Liability, Personal Injury|Comments Off on When Man’s Best Friend Causes an Injury

Prom Season: Protect Your Child While Making Great Memories

You have probably seen lots of fun and creative “Prom-posals” recently on social media. While, these posts get lots of clicks, and we associate prom with photo-ops and a right of passage during high school. Unfortunately, prom season typically brings a spike in alcohol-related traffic accidents involving young people.   Research from the insurance industry, [...]

By | 2018-03-14T16:32:56+00:00 March 14th, 2018|General, Liability, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Prom Season: Protect Your Child While Making Great Memories

Child Support Enforcement

When a former spouse is legally bound to provide child support to their former spouse and children on a monthly basis, it is that person’s responsibility to make the required payment on time each month. If a parent who is obligated to pay child support, under the terms of a court or government agency order, [...]

By | 2018-03-06T18:59:39+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Child Support|Comments Off on Child Support Enforcement

What Happens If A Semi-Truck Hits Me?

Being involved in an accident with a commercial truck is different than an accident with another passenger car.  And, with so many large trucks on the highways and interstates, the number of accidents involving commercial trucks is increasing annually.  According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, (FMCSA), the number of truck-involved accidents has increased [...]

By | 2018-02-27T00:49:04+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Personal Injury|Comments Off on What Happens If A Semi-Truck Hits Me?