• What Is A Petition To Modify Child Custody?
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    What Is A Petition To Modify Child Custody?

    Amanda Szpakowski: My name is Amanda Szpakowski. I am the Family Law legal assistant here at the Bornmann Law Group. I specialize in anything family law-related; custody, visitation, father’s rights, anything family law. Basically, if you already have a custody order put into place where you have visitation, we can file what’s called a Petition to Modify the Custody. We can ask for you to have more visitation, we can ask for the custody to be changed from primary custody to joint custody. There’s a lot we can do at that point regarding getting you either unsupervised visitation, a difference in legal decision making, or basically just completely modifying the…

  • Your survival guide to what AI means for legal services
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    Your survival guide to what AI means for legal services

    David Lowe: Today I’m going to be talking to Matt Hervey a Director in our Intellectual Property team about artificial intelligence (AI). What is it and why is it important to General Counsel? So Matt we read a lot about artificial intelligence, you know Google is going to take over the world and the parts of the world it doesn’t take over is going to be taken over by autonomous vehicles but why if you’re a busy in-house lawyer, why does it matter today? Matt Hervey: I think it’s because of the range of applications for AI. So it’s everything from consumer queries or help desks or medical research or…

  • Onsite Law 101 – Conveyancing
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    Onsite Law 101 – Conveyancing

    Buying a property can be stressful. Whether you’re a first time buyer or are buying your next investment property, the red tape is a killer.  In Queensland, with sale contracts “time is of the essence”. This means you need experienced solicitors to manage the various deadlines and liaise with the banks and the other parties.  Typically a sale contract will run for 30 to 45 days depending on the agreement. Buyers receive a 5 day cooling of period in which they can terminate from when they receive the fully signed contract, but there can be a small penalty for doing this of 0.25% of the purchase price.  The Buyers solicitor…

  • The NYU Law Advantage
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    The NYU Law Advantage

    Beatrice Lindstrom ’10: I think the law is about recognizing and enforcing basic dignity. Oftentimes vulnerable communities will need to be able to enforce their legal rights that’s what sparked my interest in going to law school. Joyce Chang ’17: I came to law school because I want to help entrepreneurs. Nathan Mooney ’18: I’m interested in distressed transactional work — it was a huge reason why I came to NYU School of Law. Mitchell Brown ’17: I really am passionate about voting rights, I want to be a civil rights lawyer. Riane Harper ’17: I think cybersecurity is really fascinating, that’s really where my passion lies. NYU School of…

  • Zubair Mian | Lack of Diversity Begins in Parliament
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    Zubair Mian | Lack of Diversity Begins in Parliament

    (gentle guitar intro music) – Why, looking at the number of people in the legal profession at senior ranks, why do you think there’s not more people of Asian background? – Frankly, there have been people of Asian background and I’ll give you one example. I didn’t know and the first Christmas dinner we had after we formed Asian Australian Lawyers Association, we invited Justice Paul Coghlan as our keynote speaker. And if you run into His Honour Paul Coghlan, he’s retired now, you wouldn’t think he’s got any Asian background, but he is part Asian, okay? There are some. The reason why there is, it’s the same struggle as…

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    Legal Information : How to File a Lawsuit

    Your neighbor’s tree limb has fallen on your roof and has created damage, and when you went next door to talk about it, your neighbor said it is your problem. Hello, I am Robert Todd, and I am here to help you answer the question, how do I file a lawsuit. Well, in these circumstances, you may want to try to resolve this with your neighbor first by simply going over to your neighbor’s house and approaching them and trying to discuss it in a reasonable and calm fashion. If that does not work, you might want to consider involving a mediation process. Many counties and many states have free…

  • California Legal Document Service  | Ventura County | Divorce, Bankruptcy Adoption and More
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    California Legal Document Service | Ventura County | Divorce, Bankruptcy Adoption and More

    Don’t let the legal system scare you. A People’s Choice is here to make it fast easy and hassle-free And don’t spend needless money hiring an attorney for matters you can handle with just a little professional help from A People’s Choice. A People’s Choice is a registered legal document Assistance Office We’ve been in business for over 30 years helping people preparing documentation in a variety of different types of legal proceedings These include bankruptcy, divorce, legal separation, annulment, estate planning, adoptions, evictions, guardianships, conservatorships, probate, estate planning, business formations, and many other types have legal proceedings. By using our service people can save thousands of dollars as compared…