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Student Loan Borrowers Take Out Larger Sums for Private Colleges

Student loan borrowers are often held responsible for making payments of over $350 a month, not only straining budgets but also straining marriages to the point of divorce.

Chief Student Loan Watchdog Resigns

There may be further worries on the student loan debt front as recent news announces the resignation of Seth Frotman, student loan ombudsman at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Free Consultations: A Primer on What to Expect

Although the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Model Rules of Professional Conduct do not explicitly require individual attorneys or law firms to offer free initial consultations, many lawyers advertise them. These meetings give prospective clients a chance to gauge whether or not they have a strong case. At the same time, the attorneys have the opportunity to share their expertise and opinions with someone struggling over legal concerns.

Guardianship Litigation

A brief overview about Guardianship Litigation.

General Questions and Answers about Guardianship

These are some basic questions and answers about Guardianship.

LAWS PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM BULLYING AT SCHOOL

There are laws protecting children from bullying at school. If a child is bullied there is recourse.

Who Decides For You? Powers of Attorney and Guardianships in Vermont

In far too many instances, couples neglect to plan for what medical treatment they might receive or who might have control over their personal assets once they become incapable of doing it themselves. Through a Power of Attorney, Health Care Directive, or by voluntary guardianship's, individuals can direct who will control life decisions made on their behalf in the event of incompetence or temporary or permanent disability

Guardianship and Conservatorship

Guardianship and Conservatorship for an Adult

Minor Guardianships

Obtaining a guardianship over a minor.

Debate on how forgetting your wallet can get you 2 years in prison

On the Net, scaremongering is a pretty usual tactic in order to move a political agenda. This debate happened in the comment section of a video with the oh so clickbaity title of "Licensed Gun Owner Gets 2 Years For Forgetting Wallet at Home??" Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EtfiT63E8g0&google_comment_id=z12odvnwsquawtma004chrf4npr2gdgoc2s Spoiler: this did not happen. The content therein is an opinion piece and should not be construed as legal advice.

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