Try To Get Your Child Support Payments Reduced In The Following Scenarios

28 July 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

When you and your spouse get divorced and go through court proceedings to determine how much you'll pay in child support, it's important for you to know that this payment schedule doesn't continue indefinitely. Generally, you'll need to pay child support until your children are of a certain age, but there can be different scenarios in which it's possible to contact a child support attorney like those with Jacobs & Barbone P A and revisit the agreement—ideally in the hopes of getting your payments reduced. Read More 

Charges That You Could Face For Street Racing

28 July 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you have a need for speed, you might occasionally feel tempted to satisfy it on the roads or highways around your home — and you may soon be paying the price. Police officers can not only give standard speeding tickets, but can also charge you with street racing if you're driving excessively fast or otherwise showing signs that you're racing against a motorist. Being found guilty of street racing can leave you with a hefty fine and a driver's license suspension, but there are also some other potential negative outcomes that can arise. Read More 

How To Refute A Traffic Officer’s Observations In Court

25 April 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you have been arrested for a traffic violation, you shouldn't assume that the traffic officer's observations are cast in stone. There are strategies for refuting such observations, and they can help you overturn the charges. Here are some strategies for doing that: Challenge the Subjective Conclusion There are cases where the preliminary liability assessment is based on an officer's subjective observations or conclusions. For example, if you were arrested for driving at a dangerous speed in reduced visibility, you are dealing with a subjective observation. Read More 

2 Things To Know about Getting into an Accident with a Commercial Truck

24 March 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you were recently involved in an accident with a commercial truck, you have an entirely different situation on your hands compared to an accident with a passenger vehicle. If you were involved in an accident with a commercial truck, you are going to want to work with an attorney as you pursue compensation for the accident. Here are 2 questions to ask. #1: Who Was at Fault? The first thing that needs to be determined is who was at fault. Read More 

Why You Should Consider Using A SS Disability Lawyer

26 February 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you're disabled and meet certain qualifications, applying for social security disability may be recommended. This program is rather strict and can be frustrating to deal with, though. Put your best foot forward, ever before applying, by hiring a SS disability lawyer. They can provide the following benefits.  Determine if You're a Good Candidate There are a lot of qualifications that you must meet before you're ever considered for these benefits. Read More