While considering your application for a visa, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, or USCIS, can consider your mental health. If you have a mental disorder, it is possible that you could be barred from legal entry. Before applying, here is what you need to know.
Why Are You Inadmissible?
The USCIS could label you as inadmissible if you have a mental disorder that has been clinically diagnosed and the disorder has behavior associated with it that could pose a threat to the safety and welfare of others and their property.
One minute you are taking a jog through the neighborhood, and the next minute you are bandaging a dog bite you encountered. There are about 4.5 million dog bites that occur each year, according to the CDC. When this happens to you, it can be confusing knowing what your next steps should be. With so many dog bites every year, the law makes it clear who is responsible and what action should be taken.
If you have a teen that was in a fight at school and the other student involved wants to press charges, it's time to hire a criminal attorney. You want to squash the problem as quickly as you can if possible, and you need legal representation to protect your child.
If your child is claiming that they were being instigated or bullied and that they were acting in self-defense, you need to make sure they don't go down with the blame for the fight.
A Chapter 13 bankruptcy filing does not result in your home being taken by the court. However, it is still possible to lose it to foreclosure. If you are facing foreclosure and seeking to file bankruptcy, here is what you need to know.
What Happens After Filing?
Once you and your bankruptcy attorney file your Chapter 13 with the court, all of your creditors are sent notices alerting them of your action.
If you've been in a car accident and been told that the other person's insurance won't pay for all of the repairs, you might think you need to go to court -- but be careful doing so. If the damage on your car was determined to be a mix of damage from the accident and damage from a previous defect with the car, the other person's insurance company might decide that you're actually responsible for part of the repair cost.