Legal Matters

Legal Matters

May 27, 2016

Top 6 Estate Planning Mistakes If you’re like most people, you have the best of intentions with regard to how you want your estate distributed when you die or your affairs handled should you become incapacitated. Unfortunately, without proper planning, your best intentions may not be enough. Here are six of the most common estate …

Legal Matters

May 27, 2016

presented by: Frank S. Buck P.C., Personal Injury  No-Doubt Liability & Contributory Negligence in Auto Accidents Automobile accidents are typically litigated under the theory of negligence. Negligence requires four basic elements: a duty, breach of that duty, causation, and damages. Under Alabama law, drivers owe a duty to others on the road to drive with …

Legal Matters

May 5, 2016

Presented by: Bradford & Holliman, Estate Planning You Can Protect Your Adult Children in Your Estate Plan Over the last decade, I have seen a steady increase in the number of clients that ask me if they can protect the assets they want to give as an inheritance to their children from their children’s creditors. …

Legal Matters

May 5, 2016

Wrongful Prescription  Most people at some point in their lives take a prescribed medication. Millions of times every year, doctors prescribe pills that treat pain, high cholesterol, thyroid problems, high blood pressure, acid reflux, infections and many other medical conditions. We trust pharmacies to dispense the proper medications and the exact dosages. Unfortunately, more than …

Legal Matters

April 11, 2016

Put Estate Planning at the Top of the List for Your New Baby Baby showers, cribs, soft blankets, and adorable outfits followed quickly by diaper changes and lack of sleep usually preoccupy the minds of new parents. However, estate planning should also be prominent in the minds of parents. While it is not a pleasant …

Legal Matters

April 11, 2016

Have You Been Injured at a Business? Did you know that if you are injured at a business you may have a personal injury claim? Property owners have a duty to people entering their premises to keep them safe from harm. In Alabama personal injury cases where people are injured due to the negligence or fault …

Legal Matters

February 18, 2016

Auto Insurance Advice from a Personal Injury Attorney You probably have automobile insurance, but do you understand the basics of your policy? The first step in reviewing your automobile insurance policy is to request a copy of the Declaration’s Page which contains details unique to your specific policy. It will list all members, drivers and …

Not Everyone’s Best Friend

November 25, 2015

Not Everyone’s Best Friend Having dogs around the home is common today. While they are domesticated animals, it is a fact that they can attack anyone at any time. The Code of Alabama deals with dog bite injuries. It states that the owner of the dog is liable for injuries caused bythe dog if: The …

Why & Where to Give

October 25, 2015

Why should we give money to the church or to ministries? And where should we give? Why we give can be answered in a four-fold way. Giving expresses the life of Christ. He who was rich became poor for us, according to 2 Corinthians 8:9. If we want people to see Christ in us, we …

ThanksGIVING

October 25, 2015

Entering the Thanksgiving season, I often find myself focusing more on the first half of the word, thanking God for His many blessings. Certainly reflecting on our blessings and giving thanks to God is an honorable part of this holiday, but this season is also a great time to assess your giving plans and consider …

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