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How to Gather Evidence for a Slander Case

Someone is spreading lies about you, and you’ve had enough. You want to sue this person for slander. But how do you prove your case? If you’re alert and prepared, gathering evidence for a slander case is easier than it

Writing a Letter to a Judge

Many people in a court case want to write a letter to the judge to explain their side of the story. Each state has its own rules regarding judicial conduct, one universal rules is that judges are NOT allowed

What is Adverse Possession?

Adverse possession is a concept of law in which a trespasser can gain ownership of real property (real estate).

How Small Claims Court Works

Small Claims Court allows ordinary people the chance to resolve disputes without the need to hire a lawyer. Small claims court is a great system for those persons choosing to represent themselves. The rules are usually more relaxed, the

When Is It Legal to Record a Conversation?

Sometimes it may be necessary to record a phone call or a conversation. The legality of whether or not you can record a conversation all depends on consent and state and federal laws.

What is a Will?

A will is a simple and inexpensive way to document how property and personal possessions are to be distributed after a person’s death.

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All About the IRS

The Internal Revenue Service The Internal Revenue Service (also known as the IRS) is a division of the United States Department of Treasury. The mission of the IRS is to “provide America’s tax payers top quality service by helping them