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Adoption in Virginia

Adopting a child can be a rewarding but often lengthy process. In this article we'll take a look at the steps required in Virgina. A few of the things you'll learn about in the adoption process are:

  • Where to start
  • Home Study
  • Follow-up Reviews
Personal Injury Litigation Guide

After you have filed a Personal Injury complaint with the guidance of your attorney there are several steps that will happen during Personal Injury Litigation. In our printable pocket guide we'll give you a snap shot of some of these steps and how they work,

Starting a Business 10 Steps

Starting a business is exciting as well as challenging. From securing financing to finding a business name, you may be unsure where to even start. We have 10 steps to get you going on the road to success for your new endeavor.

Estate Planning

Estate planning is the name given to the process of anticipating and arranging for the management and disposal of a person’s property and possessions while the person is still alive. Learn about the basic documents that every family should have.

Resolving Divorce Disputes

While a courtroom by nature is a forum to resolve disputes – emotionally the scars that remain following contentious litigation take years to overcome. This is why couples are turning to alternative dispute resolution, instead of court, to resolve issues related to their divorce, separation, and children. Learn all about ADR in our free printable guide.

Do's and Don'ts for Criminal Defendants

One of the most difficult life challenges is to be arrested and accused of a crime. Navigating the rules, the law, and your rights are tricky and can confound the most experienced of people. Our free guide are offers tips to preserve your rights during the criminal proceedings.

I've Been Injured At Work, Now What?

Applying for Workers' Compensation Benefits in Virginia can seem daunting and you may not know where to begin. Our free printable checklist will help you with the steps you should take immediately following an on-the-job injury.

Buying a Home in Virginia?

Buying a house is exciting but it can be overwhelming. Learning the most you can before you jump in with both feet will save you from headaches down the road. Get a head-start and download our free article "Top 9 Tips for Buying a Home in Virginia." It gives insight into:

  • Mortgage Vocabulary
  • Home Inspections
  • Buyer Rights
Your Guide to DUI Conviction Penalties in Virginia

Virginia is one of the toughest states concerning DUI Laws. This free whitepaper discusses DUI offenses and their conviction penalties. A few of the topics you will learn about are:

  • BAC
  • License Suspension
  • Fines
2016 Glossary and Pocket Guide to Virginia Employment Law

All Virginians have the right to work for fair wages, with as few restrictions as possible. Our free printable 8 page booklet talks about terms such as:

  • Payment of Wages
  • Right to Work
  • Minimum Wage
Dealing with an Insurance Adjuster: An After Accident Checklist

If you have been injured in an accident in Virginia, most likey you'll have to deal with an insurance adjuster. In this free After Accident Checklist some things you'll learn about are:

  • Recorded Statements
  • Medical Release
  • Insurance Policy Limits
Reckless Driving in Virginia: FAQs

Reckless Driving charges are fairly common in Virginia. In this article you'll find answers to questions like:

  • Should I fight the ticket?
  • Will I lose my license?
  • Do I need a lawyer?
Changes in Estate Planning for 2016

With the coming of the New Year comes new rules by the Internel Revenue Service that can affect how you plan your estate.

In this free printable article you'll learn how inflation adjustments and exemtions will change your estate, gift and trust taxes ans well as the generation-skipping transfer tax. 

8 Tips for Fighting a Child Custody Battle

The law can make it painstaiking to determine custody arrangements for your child in the event of divorce or other life events. Though it can be very stressful, the best thing you can do is keep a cool head. 

In this free printable article you'll learn 8 tips from the lawyers at Ferguson, Rawls, & Raines to help you during a custody battle.

DUI: Test Your Knowledge

Being pulled over for a DUI is a stressful and harrowing event. Are you clear on the law and what your rights are? Test your knowledge with our 10 question True/False quiz.

8 Steps to Starting a New Business in Virginia

Starting a new business is exciting and challenging. Though there are many things to consider and documents to file, it does not need to be overwhelming.

This Free Printable Tipsheet includes 8 common steps that every business must cover when starting up in Virginia, whether it be an LLC, PLLC or Traditional Corporation.

Personal Injury Compensation: 10 Important Tips to Follow

Personal injury claims can involve anything from car accidents, slip and fall accidents, to defective products. Accidents can happen when you least expect it, and the aspects of personal injury claims compensation can be challenging.

First-Time Homebuyer Assistance: 3 Tips from a Real Estate Attorney

Many common mistakes that occur during the purchase process are completely avoidable, yet they recur on a regular basis. Get valuable information on the three most important choices you'll need to make to protect yourself and to ease the process of buying a new home.

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