Section 221.11 of the Florida Statutes Exempts the Earnings of the Head of Household from Garnishment, Unless the Head Of Family has DISPOSABLE EARNINGS of over $750 per week and agrees in writing to such Garnishment. Section 222.11(1)(b) defines DISPOSABLE EARNINGS as: “disposable earnings” means that part of the earnings of any head of family remaining after the deduction from those earnings of any amounts required by law to be withheld”.
Discharge of Student Loans In Bankruptcy: How Obama And The Senate Democrats Proposed Bill Is Much Ado About Nothing Part III in Series By Jay Weller Recently, upon inspiration from President Obama and his Student Bill of Rights, as implemented by Executive Order, a number of Senators in Congress have introduced a Bill called the Fairness For Struggling Students Act of 2015. The main sponsor of the Bill, Illinois Senator Dick Durbin, was joined by his co-sponsors of the Bill, including Mazie Hirono Read More +
Social Security Law If you are in need of representation to assist with you any social security legal issue in the Tampa Bay area please contact us today so that we may further assist you. In general, Social Security benefits are Exempt from Creditors in the State of Florida, and the United States, but there are some exceptions where Social Security benefits are not Exempt, or protected from Creditors in the State of Florida, or protected from the Bankruptcy Trustee or Creditors, in Bankruptcy Proceedings. Read More +
Personal Injury If you are injured while visiting someone else’ property, you might have what is constantly referred to as a “slip and fall” case. A slip, trip, and fall case is a type of premises liability claim. Property owners have a legal obligation to provide a reasonably safe environment to people who are lawfully on their property. When they fail in this duty and someone i injured, the property owner is liable for damages, including the victim’s medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages Read More +
Family Law Contact us to discuss family law legal representation and find out what your options are today. Dissolution of Marriage In Florida In Florida, the proper legal description of Divorce is Dissolution of Marriage. Florida is a State that does not require Fault as a basis or grounds for Divorce, or Dissolution of Marriage. In order to initiate a Regular Dissolution Of Marriage, one must file a Petition for Dissolution Of Marriage in the County in which one or the other party resides, or Read More +
Green Card (Permanent Residence) Remove Conditions On Green Card Green Card Through Family Green Card Through A Job Working In The United States Permanent Workers Temporary (Nonimmigrant) Workers Temporary Visitors For Business Student And Exchange Visitors Citizenship Citizenship Through Naturalization Citizenship Through Parents Family Family of US Citizens Family of Green Card Holders Family of Refugees & Asylees Fiance’ & Marriage Visas Provisional Waivers Immigration Our Lawyers can assist you in areas of Immigration Law. Legal Services that our Law Firm provides in terms of Read More +
Corporate Law Corporations Limited Liability Company (LLC) Professional Limited Liability Company Corporate Trusts Non-Profit Corporations A. Corporations Corporate Law There are two main types of Corporations. A “C” Corporation is a separate entity from its individual owners. A Corporation provides its shareholders with protection from liability and protection from personal responsibility from contracts, debts and other obligations. Corporate profits are taxed at the corporate level and also taxed to the individual shareholders. A “S” Corporation is much like a “C” Corporation in its protection Read More +
Revocable Trusts Irrevocable Trusts Pour-Over Trusts Trust For Minors Living Wills Health Care Surrogate Durable Power Of Attorney Probate Simple Administration Formal Administration Disposition Of Personal Property Without Administration Wills Simple Will Will With Pour-Over ProvisionWill Establishing A Trust Do Not Resuscitate Orders (DNRs) Estate Planning In matters of Estate Planning Law, we offer Legal Representation in the areas of Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts, Pour Over Trusts, Trusts For Minors, Living Wills, Health Care Surrogate, Durable Power Of Attorney, Probate, including Simple Administration and Read More +