Year: 2019

divorcing couple

When it comes to divorce, one of the major hurdles many couples face is finding a way to divide the marital property. When they cannot come to an agreement among themselves, couples leave it to the courts to decide on the equitable distribution of property. This makes it important for…

social security disability claim

Many Americans are entitled to Social Security Disability benefits. Here in Mississippi, over 140,000 residents currently receive these benefits, with thousands more making application for benefits every year. But many people may be surprised to learn that seven in ten applications for these benefits are denied after the initial submission….

car in building

Many of us have seen the online videos showing vehicles crashing into homes and businesses. While most people view these incidents as isolated incidents, the truth is, they are more common than you might think. If you find yourself in the hospital following this type of accident, you should seek…

driver

A disastrous head-on collision resulted in three fatalities on I-59. Tragically, when a van zigzagged down the road in the wrong direction, it smashed into two other vehicles. Two additional vehicles were then involved in the aftermath, resulting in multiple injuries. It can be safely concluded that this catastrophe was…

car accident

Head-on collisions are one of the most serious types of accidents possible. When two vehicles slam into one another, particularly at high speeds, the outcomes are almost always catastrophic. Sadly, Mississippi has more than its fair share of such accidents. If you have been the victim of such a crash,…

road rage honking horn

The death of a man driving through Pascagoula shocked the town, as residents discovered that Leland Sumrall died hours after being shot by an angry motorist. The bullet wounds combined with injuries related to his vehicle crash were the price of a tragic road rage incident. While it’s unclear what…

defective product

Be careful when you make a smoothie! It seems one model—the Nutribullet blender ,has been associated with severe injuries to people across the United States. That’s right, lawsuits are popping up in each of the 50 states claiming that Nutribullet’s manufacturer, Capital Brands, is liable for these injuries. If you’ve had a…

adoption

Couples choose adoption as an option to expand their families for a variety of reasons. Is there a niece or grandchild in the family that needs a stable home? Perhaps infertility has been an issue? Some couples are concerned about the welfare of children whose parents are unable or unwilling…

holiday

One of the most complicated and emotional challenges that divorcing couples face centers around child visitation. Holiday arrangements, in particular, can be stressful, as each side wrangles to have children share in important traditions and experiences that are intended to create lasting memories. If creating a reasonable visitation schedule is…