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Who’s Responsible If You Fall on Commercial Property?

Who’s Responsible If You Fall on Commercial Property?

In many Wisconsin cities “property owners and occupants of private property (commercial and residential) are required to clear sidewalks abutting their property of snow or ice within 24 hours after snow has stopped falling,” or may otherwise face fines due to the unsafe nature of the sidewalks which are not … Continue reading

How Do You Prove Liability in a WI Slip and Fall Case?

How Do You Prove Liability in a WI Slip and Fall Case?

Slip and fall injuries can be quite serious, and they’re sadly common. People can trip over something on the floor, or slip because the floor is slippery. They may suffer broken bones, dislocated bones, dislocated joints, or even injuries to their head. Proving liability can be challenging at times. It’s … Continue reading

When You Need a Child Custody Lawyer

When You Need a Child Custody Lawyer

Whether you wish to renegotiate or modify a child custody agreement, adopt a child, terminate a marriage, or obtain guardianship of a disabled adult, contact me. Very often one issue will overlap with another legal issue, and whenever possible, a lawyer will be able to handle a client’s various legal … Continue reading

Personal Injury Law FAQ: What if my child was injured at school? Can I file a claim?

Personal Injury Law FAQ: What if my child was injured at school? Can I file a claim?

Personal injury lawyers can be great advocates for injured children. When a child is injured, the entire family will be affected. A serious injury can have severe effects on the child — both physically and psychologically. When an injury happens at school or on a playground, you should not delay … Continue reading

What Is an “Advance Directive?”

What Is an “Advance Directive?”

Some legal documents do not seem to make much sense unless you fully understand the purpose they afford. When it comes time to consider a medical procedure, you may start hearing the term advance directive thrown around at the doctor’s office or hospital. This type of document should be something … Continue reading

Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Undocumented, Migrant, and Foreign Workers?

Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Undocumented, Migrant, and Foreign Workers?

When workers are injured or made ill as a result of their working conditions, the workers’ compensation system allows them to receive benefits awards to cover the costs of medical care, lost wages, and job rehabilitation as needed. Unfortunately, not everyone is eligible for workers’ compensation coverage. Although the vast … Continue reading

How Does Fault Law Work?

How Does Fault Law Work?

After getting into a car accident, your mind is probably running a mile a minute as you think of next steps. You know you should check yourself for injuries, call 911 and take photos from the scene of the accident. But what steps should you take if you wish to … Continue reading

3 Traits to Look for When Choosing an Asset Protection Lawyer

3 Traits to Look for When Choosing an Asset Protection Lawyer

When choosing an estate lawyer, like from the Yee Law Group, to help with your asset protection, there are certain traits that you should look for. After all, this is a person that you are trusting with your wealth. What types of traits should all asset protection lawyers have? Here … Continue reading

4 Powers of Attorney and What Role They Fill

4 Powers of Attorney and What Role They Fill

Estate Planning Lawyer A power of attorney is a document on which you appoint someone to act in your place in a certain situation. When you plan your estate, you’ll typically name a power of attorney. Before you do, you should understand the four powers of attorney you could name. … Continue reading

The Reason It Takes a While To Resolve a Divorce

The Reason It Takes a While To Resolve a Divorce

Divorce Lawyer If you’re done with your marriage, you might be itching to have the divorce resolved. Unfortunately, it’s not often a quick process. Why does it take so long? The following are some reasons you might have to wait a while for your divorce to be finalized, as an … Continue reading