Popular Myths Surrounding Common Law Marriage in Pennsylvania

By Amy R. Stern, Esquire You are considered married in PA if you lived with someone for at least 7 years, right? No. Actually, common law marriage was abolished in PA as of January 1, 2005. Anyone who entered into a valid common law marriage prior to that time will still be considered married. However, […]

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Uninsured / Underinsured Motorist Coverage

by Matt Wilkov Although it might seem like an odd time to draw attention away from the present health crisis to focus on automobile insurance, it also might very well be the best time. Most people are either working remotely from home or scaled back at the office, and people have extra time on their […]

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Common Defense Strategies for Those Accused of Crimes

Before a defendant on a criminal case is convicted of a specific crime, there must be proof of their guilt. Defendants always have the chance to hire an attorney to help create a defense against the charges that have been made against them. Some people will claim that they were not involved in any criminal […]

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Types of Damages That Are Often Claimed in Personal Injury Lawsuits

Millions of personal injury accidents occur each year in the United States, many of which result in significant injuries. These accidents can occur on the road when a person is driving their vehicle, but they also happen in other places, including hospitals, parks, parking lots, and swimming pools. If a person is injured or even […]

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