Category: Legal Law

Reduce Your Property Tax Bill: A New Year’s Resolution You Can Keep

September 24, 2022

For many, the start of a new year signals a time to make some kind of change in their lives and become more like their ideal self. For others, January marks the time to make a different kind of change, one that’s much easier to do: cut your property tax bill. The tax appeal process…

Dubai Business – What’s Happening Now?

September 23, 2022

It took no one by surprise when Dubai’s booming bubble burst just after the global recession kicked into gear. The real estate and construction industries, which were among Dubai’s main economic contributors for several years, suddenly found themselves in dire straits. Businesses went bankrupt and expats quickly left before things became unbearable. But that was…

Financial Security through Structured Settlements

September 22, 2022

Structured settlements have become a natural part of personal injury and workers’ compensation claims in the United States, according to the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA). In 2001, NSSTA life insurance members issued more than $6.05 billion in annuities issued as settlement of bodily injury claims. This represents a 19 percent increase from 2000….

Training and management of sports teams: five foolproof tips for success

September 21, 2022

1. Remove sarcasm from your presentation style – don’t tease or embarrass your players. Sarcasm and public displays of criticism are negative. Negativity breeds anger, resentment, and frustration. These emotions and feelings create stress that can lead to injury, illness, and loss, not to mention players, especially young athletes, may never want to play sports…

Ski helmets: should they be compulsory?

September 20, 2022

The debate around mandatory ski helmet use has reignited following a series of high-profile incidents. The two incidents of greatest interest are the death of British actress Natasha Richardson and the jailing of a German politician for the manslaughter of another skier following a collision. The consensus of opinion among the medical profession and ski/snowboard…

On police brutality

September 19, 2022

Whenever a law enforcement officer uses more force than is necessary to restrain and control an offender, either verbally or physically, he or she has committed a crime considered police brutality. While police brutality has a long history around the world, in the United States today it is not an acceptable procedure. It is the…

What will happen to your small business when you die?

September 18, 2022

Planning for your business succession can be a daunting thought. Unfortunately, many people continue to grow their business without planning for what will happen when they retire or die. Small business owners are particularly hesitant about estate planning because they are overwhelmed with day-to-day operations. Additionally, they are often reluctant to make decisions that may…

A Beginner’s Guide to Forging Your Own Japanese Katana Sword

September 17, 2022

The beauty and reverence of a handmade Katana cannot be argued with. Its elegant and specific design has spilled over into film and literature. Known for being able to finish off an enemy with a single blow, Katana swords are one of the most sought-after historical weapons in the world. Katanas, also known as samurai…

Dental Hygiene, an Ancient Practice – The Story of the Toothbrush

September 16, 2022

One of the most frequently asked questions by adults and children is the origin of the toothbrush. There are various schools of thought as to when the actual toothbrush was created, but it is necessary to look back in time for the earliest evidence of oral hygiene. The Chinese were believed to have created the…

How are the banking and legal sectors embracing AI and document automation software?

September 15, 2022

Like it or not, we’re moving into a more automated era in both business and home life, with technology like Amazon’s “Alexa” Echo already becoming part of daily routines. As Artificial Intelligence (AI) continues to shape and accelerate the way we handle information and process data, this advancement is also leading to increased business efficiency….