What You Should Know About Social Security Disability Hearings

Funded by payroll taxes, employees are eligible to receive Social Security disability insurance after they have worked long enough to pay into Social Security with the FICA taxes deducted from their pay. In order to qualify for disability benefits, an employee must have worked in jobs covered by Social Security and have a medical condition… Read more »

7 Reasons to Hire an Attorney for Your New Business

With the new year approaching fast, many people are making changes in their lives (or at least planning to). Some want to improve their physical appearance by exercising and eating healthier foods, while others try to kick a bad habit, like smoking. Well, what about you? What changes would you like to make? If you’ve… Read more »

Personal Injury Lawsuits – Frequently Asked Questions

Whether a car accident, slip and fall, dog bite or work-related injury, you have the right to be represented by the best personal injury attorneys available. Gottlieb, Johnston, Beam, and Dal Ponte, P.L.L. are lawyers in Zanesville, Ohio, ready to help you receive the compensation you deserve for your injuries. Here is helpful information about… Read more »

What are the drunk driving laws in Ohio?

Are you confused about the difference between a DUI, DWI and an OVI? Why are there so many drunk driving acronyms and what do they all mean? The criminal defense attorneys at Zanesville Law handle OVI cases in Ohio and can answer any questions you may have. What’s the difference between a DUI, OVI, DWI… Read more »

Common questions about getting a divorce in Ohio

There are many reasons why couples get divorced. From heartbreaking actions like infidelity to simply falling out of love (it’s not you, it’s me). As local divorce attorneys, we get questions all the time about divorce, dissolution, legal separation, and more. Here’s a general overview of the most common questions on getting a divorce in… Read more »

What is the difference between a will and a trust?

Having an estate plan is essential to ensure your assets are distributed according to your wishes. Two ways to accomplish this are with either a will or a trust. As estate planning attorneys, we can explain the difference between a will and a trust, and help you understand which option is best for you. An… Read more »

What is a Class Action Lawsuit?

A class action lawsuit occurs when a large group of people suffer similar injuries because of a single individual or company’s negligence. In these cases, one or several people sue on behalf of the entire group. If they win, everyone wins. Maybe you’ve seen commercials on TV for asbestos and mesothelioma, or you remember the… Read more »