Filing for Bankruptcy is Affordable with Official Bankruptcy Forms

By | May 8, 2008

Are you considering filing for consumer bankruptcy? If you do some research, you will run into one of the biggest ironies concerning personal bankruptcies today: they’re expensive. While in the past it cost just a few hundred dollars in attorney’s fees to file for bankruptcy, today it can cost $1,500 or even more.

Does your Agreement Require an Assignment Legal Form?

By | May 7, 2008

Are you about to enter into a transfer of rights or interests agreement with someone? You probably realize you should have some sort of contract to clarify the terms of the transfer and establish its details in writing. What you actually need is a legally binding written assignment law form. If you are transferring any type of rights,… Read More »

Top Five Reasons to Use a Bill of Sale

By | May 7, 2008

Regardless of what type of property or item you are about to sell or buy, you should insist that a Bill of Sale is used to finalize the transaction. A Bill of Sale Form that is compliant with your state’s laws is the only way both parties in a transaction can feel 100% secure about the terms of… Read More »

Create the Living Will you and your Loved Ones Need Today

By | May 7, 2008

Everyone has heard about a case involving a dispute over life-prolonging medical procedures. The stress and anxiety such decisions entail are impossible to imagine until you are burdened with having to make them. The only possible worse scenario is being prevented from carrying out your loved one’s wishes regarding life support treatments and care. One way to spare… Read More »

New LawGuru.com Advertising System Released

By | April 18, 2008

I know it has been a while since we updated you about the site, so I figured that it was time to do so again since we added an exciting new feature: The NEW LawGuru.com Advertising Program. This new feature allows you inexpensively target the more than 250,000 monthly unique LawGuru visitors with information about your firm based… Read More »

How to market the small firm on the Internet

By | April 1, 2008

This outline is based on the original outline of a seminar given by Bahman Eslamboly on May 12, 1999 at the 18th Annual Legal Tech Conference in Los Angeles. Some of the original sections were taken out and other sections were added or “beefed up”:

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The H-1B Season is Upon US…

By | March 5, 2008

We are rapidly approaching the April 1st deadline for the filing for new H-1B visas for the 2008 to 2009 Fiscal Year (FY 08-09). H-1B Petitions for FY 08-09 must be received by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”), Citizenship and Immigration Services (“CIS”) on April 1st, 2008. If you do not begin to make preparations as… Read More »

What is an Advance Health Care Directive aka AHCD?

By | November 14, 2007

An Advance Health Care Directive is a set of documents consisting of a Power of Attorney for Health Care and a Living Will, that allows you to make decisions about future health care issues, by allowing you to give health care instructions, select a health care agent  or do both. By using an Advance Directive, you can also… Read More »

What is an Indemnity Agreement?

By | November 14, 2007

An indemnity agreement is a contract where one party agrees to protect another party against certain future claims or losses. For example, suppose Jack would like to enter into a contract with Jill to build a playground, but Jill is hesitant because of the potential future liability of such an endeavor. In this case, Jack could chose to… Read More »

Trust, but verify…a motto for every landlord

By | November 13, 2007

It occurred to me that with the burst of the housing bubble, many people are now renting out properties that they could not sell. This has turned many property owners into Landlords. Becoming a Landlord can be a rewarding and often profitable venture, if the Landlord is smart about managing his or her property, and is thorough in… Read More »

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