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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Hard times have hit everyone everywhere. If you live in Utah, there are many options for handling your debts. Chapter 13 bankruptcy can help you dig your way out of debt and keep what matters to you....

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Filing for bankruptcy is a right that every American has. A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is one where most debt gets dissolved, such as loans, medical bills, and debt stemming from credit cards. Around 8.7 million people in...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Consumer debts can be one of two types: secured or unsecured. Understanding whether your debt is secured or unsecured is vital when considering consumer debt relief, like filing for Bankruptcy with a Utah Bankruptcy Attorney. Secured Debt in...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Rule Changes Set to Increase Immigration Filing Fees On August 3, 2020, United States Citizenship & Immigration Service (USCIS) published a final rule that would significantly increase certain immigration filing fees. The rule would have been effective on...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1600192551643{padding-bottom: 40px !important;}"]­­­The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued a final rule that severely limits the ability of many individuals seeking asylum to apply for work authorization in the United States. The new rule took...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Some of our business clients have contacted us regarding potential liability to employees and or customers related to exposure to COVID-19. Worker's Compensation Claims for COVID-19 If an employee is exposed to or contracts COVID-19 it would be similar...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]The news media have published stories about how back-logged the court system is as a result of COVID-19 safety measures and closures. Court Backlogs and COVID-19 Delays Some courts across the country are not functioning at all, except for...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] What Probate Attorneys do and Why You Might Want One Losing a loved one is never easy, even when death is expected due to age or illness, and the estate is in order. Finding yourself named as the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1592515833297{padding-bottom: 40px !important;}"]The Supreme Court ruled today that the Trump administration cannot immediately end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program created by an Obama administration executive order. “Dreamers,” children who were brought into the country by...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1591142741378{padding-bottom: 0px !important;}"]On an average day, at a standard job site in Provo, the scaffold you are working on suddenly fails. You fall 18 feet, tear 2 ligaments in your knee, and brake your leg. Your boss...

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