Crime & Lawsuits, Lisa Bloom, Money, News

Collateral consequences: Two words that give the rich, and only the rich, a pass for their crimes


5 banks are guilty of a stunning array of crimes. Unlike average Americans, they’ll face no punishments for their crimes, beyond a fine.

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Divorce, Family, Tips & How-To

How to divorce a missing spouse


Divorce lawyer Jennifer Brandt on how to divorce a missing spouse, including due diligence, publication, even divorce service via Facebook.

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Business, Money, Rights, Safety, Tips & How-To

Ask Avvo: Should I file a workers’ compensation claim or a personal injury lawsuit?


Avvo attorneys answer your legal questions. This week: If you’re hurt on the job, which is better for you — workers’ compensation or a personal injury lawsuit?

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Business, Money, Tips & How-To

Bootstrapped: Viva Las Vegas


Small business owner Kristi G needs quick legal advice about buying a patent. $39 Avvo Advisor has her on the phone with a lawyer in 2 mins.

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Lisa Bloom, News

A rush to judgment against 6 Baltimore police officers for the death of Freddie Gray? Hardly.


To Marilyn Mosby’s critics: what evidence remained outstanding that should’ve slowed her down? Freddie Gray’s death isn’t a complicated case.

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Divorce, Family, Real Estate, Tips & How-To

Ask Avvo: Who keeps the family home in a divorce?


Avvo attorneys answer your legal questions. This week, a divorce lawyer explains how divorce courts decide who keeps the family home.

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Avvo, Business

Small Business Spotlight: Preventative legal help saves money [Infographic]


65 percent of business lawyers say that their small business clients would have actually saved money if they had hired a lawyer sooner.

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Lisa Bloom, News

Dear Justice Kennedy: Look not to the millennia


Don’t allow a long history of viciousness toward LGBT people to justify more discrimination.

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Avvo, Business, Money, Tips & How-To

Bootstrapped: Meet Kristi G


Kristi Gorinas is a mother of five and founder of the Kristi G Company. Follow along as she chronicles her small business journey with Avvo.

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Real Estate, Tips & How-To

Emerging laws for landlords: Emotional support animals


A service animal must undergo a lengthy preparation and evaluation process, while an ESA does not require a single day of doggy school.

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