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Issues to Consider When Separating From Your Spouse

The issue of the children will be the most emotionally charged topic that will be discussed in any separation.  Our attorneys will consider your unique circumstances and explain the best course of action for custody or visitation to achieve your goals and the best interests of the children.  The most critical factors in determining custody

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What is a Living Will and why do I need one?

Estate planning involves more than determining who will get your assets on your death. Undesired medical treatment can negatively impact your estate plan and possibly deplete your assets. Establishing documents detailing your wishes regarding medical treatment are important for your estate plan and for you and your family’s well-being—this is often done with a “living

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How to Get a Divorce in North Carolina

In North Carolina, the requirements for obtaining a divorce are straight-forward and simple. However, the process is also one which is driven by strict statutory and procedural requirements which must be met to sever the marital relationship. 1.      Elements of Absolute Divorce To obtain a divorce in the state of North Carolina, at

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How to Collect a Business Debt

Being unable to collect on a business debt or delinquent account is a frustrating experience—the stall tactics, excuses, and false promises of commercial debtors seem to be never-ending.  The business debt collection attorneys at Weaver, Bennett & Bland understand this process, and we aggressively pursue commercial debtors throughout the state of North Carolina.  When you’ve

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How can Medicaid Planning Help with Nursing Care?

With proper planning, Medicaid can be utilized to bear the cost of skilled nursing care without draining the resources of an individual.  To qualify for Medicaid, an individual and, if married, the spouse must have income and resources below the allowable limits. If your spouse, parent, or loved one requires nursing care, you can discuss

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8 Types of Real Estate Claims

Buying or selling real estate is a complex process that involves a lot of moving pieces.  Often the transfer of real estate goes off without a hitch—but sometimes, a party’s breach of a real estate purchase or sale contract creates a nightmare scenario.  That’s where the real estate litigation attorneys at Weaver, Bennett & Bland step in. 

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8 Areas of Employment Law That Every Client Should Understand

Our experienced attorneys work hard to make sure your business can avoid litigation with current or former employees.  By drafting strong and effective contracts and implementing detailed employment policies, we make sure your business is protected.  We take the time to learn every relevant detail of your business, to draft customized and appropriate agreements and

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7 Types of Construction Litigation Claims

Our attorneys represent owners, contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, material vendors and, suppliers are all types of disputes arising out of commercial and residential construction projects.  Our lawyers aggressively pursue claims of lien and breach of contract lawsuits, along with claims for breach of express and implied warranties, negligence, misrepresentation, unfair & deceptive practices, and fraud.

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