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What Really Happens When You File Bankruptcy?

So you decided to file bankruptcy, and get your life back. You have resolved yourself to the fact that of all the options available to you, filing for bankruptcy, getting a fresh start, makes the most sense. I am really … Continue reading

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No Citation in the Court's file, no Valid Service based merely on Affidavit of Process Server, no Valid Default Judgment

Garcia v. Ennis, No. 02-17-00282-CV (Tex.App.- Fort Worth, Jun. 28, 2018) (reversing trial court's denial of bill-of-review relief against default judgment for failure to strictly comply with rules of civil procedure governing service of process and remanding for further proceedings … Continue reading

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Can I File a Lawsuit for Theft?

Has someone wrongfully stolen or taken property from you or from your business? Then you may be able to find some relief by means of a civil theft lawsuit. Civil lawsuits differ from criminal charges in a few important ways, … Continue reading

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Can I file my I-485 application before my I-130 petition is approved?

QUESTION: I am in the US is E-2 status. My husband is a Permanent Resident and he filed an I-130 petition for me last year. My priority date is available now. Can I file an I-485 while my I-130 is … Continue reading

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Three Advantages of Being First to File for Divorce

Are you thinking about a divorce, but are unsure if you want to be the one to actually start the legal process? This might tip you into action: The spouse who files for divorce first has several advantages over the … Continue reading

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