December 4, 2019

Someone Placed A Lien on My Property, What Can I Do?

Having a lien placed on your property can be detrimental to the title of the property. A Materialman’s or Mechanics lien will “cloud the title” of the property. This means that the lien will appear in public records. This also means that any lien must be paid off before you, as the homeowner, can sell, refinance, or borrow against the…

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December 2, 2019

What is Title IX?

What is Title IX? Title IX is a group of federal statutes which govern the rules of conduct for individuals enrolled in education institutions, among other things.  Institutions that fail to comply with federal Title IX provisions may lose federal aid.  Title IX provisions require that the campus Title IX office to investigate allegations of sexual harassment, assault, or other…

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December 2, 2019

My Paycheck is about to be garnished and My Car is about to repossessed! HOW Can I get my Bankruptcy Case File Fast?

Most of us wait until the last minute for lots of unpleasant things.  Like emptying the dishwasher, folding the laundry, scheduling that dentist appointment, and calling a bankruptcy attorney.  It’s unpleasant, we get it.  But in emergency situations where your check is about to be garnished and your car is about to be repossessed, you’ve got to protect your hard-earned…

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December 2, 2019

Should I have an attorney review my small business contract?

wh Law frequently reviews vendor and sale contracts for family-owned and small businesses.  We do so to ensure that the contract is clear and to ensure that the contract actually provides protections for you. In addition, wh Law drafts contracts for employers looking to provide contracts to their employees. In doing so, wh Law draws on its experience litigating employment…

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November 14, 2019

A Construction Contract That Makes Sure You Get Paid

Many contractors still believe they can work off a handshake and an estimate. Those days have long passed, and a construction contract is needed today more than ever to protect you and your interest as a residential contractor or subcontractor. Will the form contract I got off the internet work? Sites such as Rocketlawyer seem like they are the perfect…

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October 1, 2019

When can I seal my criminal record?

In 2013 Arkansas passed what is referred to as the Universal Misdemeanor Sealing Act. This allowed most misdemeanors to be sealed 6o days after the successful completion of the sentence. The process before involved drafting and submitting a petition to seal, as well as an order to seal, along with a $50.00 filing fee payable to the court clerk. Now…

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September 24, 2019

Should I have an attorney review my employment contract?

WH Law frequently reviews employment contracts for managers, doctors, and other professionals to ensure the contract is clear and to ensure that the contract actually provides protections. In addition, WH Law drafts contracts for high-level employees and for small employers looking to provide contracts to employees. In doing so, WH Law draws on its experience litigating employment law cases. We’ve…

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September 17, 2019

Termination of Parental Rights in Arkansas

The rights and responsibilities of parents are extremely important. They are also very much linked together. In other words, if you fail to adhere to your responsibilities and obligations as a mom or dad, such as paying child support, providing necessary care, or regularly communicating with your child, your rights may be taken away. The impact of parental rights being…

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September 10, 2019

Questions for your Divorce Attorney

Divorce is a difficult subject. Perhaps finding a family lawyer is not something you expected to do. While there are many questions to ask and issues to consider, below are a few items you should cover during a family law consultation. How much will my divorce cost? If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Be clear…

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September 3, 2019

Are you a University Student who has been Arrested?

If your son or daughter has been arrested or charged with a crime while enrolled as a student at the University of Arkansas, you can expect swift action from the University Office of Student Standards and Conduct. The Office of Student Standards and Conduct has broad discretion. Although the student is entitled to due process, the University moves on these…

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