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How to Apply for a Recreational Marijuana License in Oregon?

How to Apply for a Recreational Marijuana License in Oregon?

The cannabis industry is growing explosively worldwide, and the Pacific Northwest continues to be fertile ground for cannabis market leaders. However, the industry is tightly regulated at the national, state, and local level. Knowing how to traverse these regulations...

How to Start a Business in Washington?

How to Start a Business in Washington?

Before starting a business in Washington, make sure you have a firm understanding of your business goals. Not only should you have a concrete grasp of your product or service, which key people you need in the business, and who your target market is, but you should...

Free Legal Help in Clark County, Washington?!

Free Legal Help in Clark County, Washington?!

Knowledge is power. Do you potentially have a legal issue and don't know where to start? Or maybe you have an on-going legal issue and you need some advice? The attorneys at Navigate Law Group are big community supporters and want to make sure that you all know about...

Can debt collectors text me or contact me on social media?

Can debt collectors text me or contact me on social media?

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act prohibits specific forms of communication by debt collectors. Specifically, debt collectors cannot contact debtors via post card. This is a bit out-dated as the law does not specifically address more common forms of communication...

10 things to know when dealing with debt collectors.

10 things to know when dealing with debt collectors.

An estimated 53% of debt collection efforts have a major error such as they are for the wrong person, the wrong amount or the debt is not even owed! This shows that the debt collection industry is far from perfect and collection agencies often make mistakes. Just...

3 things for protesters to know about their rights.

3 things for protesters to know about their rights.

An estimated 53% of debt collection efforts have a major error such as they are for the wrong person, the wrong amount or the debt is not even owed! This shows that the debt collection industry is far from perfect and collection agencies often make mistakes. Just...

The Basics: Agreed Stepparent Adoption (Washington state)

The Basics: Agreed Stepparent Adoption (Washington state)

The First Amendment is strong, but not absolute.The government generally cannot regulate the content of your protest message. However, it can place time, place, and manner restrictions on how you present your message as long as those restrictions are nondiscriminatory...

6 Considerations When Choosing an Attorney

6 Considerations When Choosing an Attorney

For almost all family law matters in Washington state a person is required to use the state’s mandatory forms to pursue an action - but not for adoptions (there aren't mandatory forms). So where do you start? The best place to start is purchasing the adoption packet...

Filing an Appeal of Your Family Law Matter in Clark County, Washington

Filing an Appeal of Your Family Law Matter in Clark County, Washington

You think you have a legal issue, and you want to find an attorney to consult with or possibly hire. You follow up on some suggestions from friends, consult with attorneys you may know personally, or find a couple attorneys from the ethers of the internet. You go to...

Dividing Retirement Assets: Standard of Care

Dividing Retirement Assets: Standard of Care

If you want to file an appeal from your final order (issued by the  Superior Court) in a family law matter, here is how you practically get started: You will have 30 days to file your Notice of Appeal from the date of your final order or order on reconsideration was...

Going to divorce court? Things you need to know.

Going to divorce court? Things you need to know.

When looking to divide retirement assets make sure you keep some key things in mind (this is written for the laws of the State of Washington, laws may vary by state): Is the asset a Defined Contribution Plan or a Defined Benefit Pension Plan? The correct...

Drastically Reduce Your Medical Debt!

Drastically Reduce Your Medical Debt!

It’s not just a show: Tips and tricks for real life. Review the local court rules (go to the county’s website where your matter is filed, it is usually found there). Take the rules very seriously. Make sure to follow all of them. Show up on time (rather, go ahead and...