A Return to Innocence

by - February 15, 2007

We often think wisdom comes with age, but this isn’t always the case. There are many of us who make the same mistakes over and over and over again until days, months or decades later, we realize we’ve been barking up the wrong tree the whole time. On the other hand, there are some who

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Unbundling Legal Services

by - February 13, 2007

What does it mean?Unbundling legal services is a process whereby a client hires a lawyer to perform only specified tasks agreed upon by both the client and lawyer. Why do it? Unbundling allows a client to represent herself in divorce, but hire a lawyer for a limited scope of representation. Limited scope representation can help

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Domestic Violence Legal Help in Salt Lake

by - February 2, 2007

One of our readers recently asked for additional information on legal services available in Salt Lake, Utah. This request was made in response to our “Stop Domestic Violence” post, therefore, our response focuses on resources for finding free family and domestic violence legal services. Utah Legal Services (801-328-8899) “is a nonprofit law office which provides

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STOP THE VIOLENCE NOW!

by - January 30, 2007

There are thousands of resources across the country for women in abusive relationships. These include safe houses, legal representation programs, and a wide array of organizations that provide invaluable services to women in need. It is our goal to help you find these resources so you can get the type of help you need to

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“You’re Fired!”

by - January 25, 2007

Believe it or not, you can fire your lawyer. You do not need to suffer in silence and you do not need to tolerate unacceptable legal representation. Firing your lawyer, however, should be thoughtfully considered and well planned out. If you’re thinking about “axing” your lawyer, consider taking these steps before doing so. 1. Speak

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