Drafting your own legal documents may be hazardous

Drafting your own legal documents may be hazardous Drafting your own legal documents may be as dangerous to your financial health as performing surgery on your own body would be to your physical health. At Purple Law Firm we encounter … Read full article

What is the Difference between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy? (Part 2)

What benefits are available when filing a Chapter 13 bankruptcy? Chapter 13 bankruptcy replaces your original obligation to pay debts with a repayment plan which you submit to the Bankruptcy Court for approval. One benefit is that the interest and fees on unsecured debt (credit cards and the like) stops at the moment of filing.

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I should have had a lawyer…

Do it yourself legal situations that did not not turn out quite right. The lesson being the person should have retained a lawyer. Also cases of I should have told my lawyer. Perhaps you have heard the cliche “A person who represents himself…” This is often true whether such self-representation is in the courtroom or not.

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Wills and Trusts: Protecting your child’s inheritance.

Wills and Trusts: Protecting your child’s inheritance. At Purple Law Firm in Chattanooga, Tennessee, our attorneys often encounter clients who have a child who is not in a good position to inherit money or property without “blowing” it. Sometimes the … Read full article

Tennessee Child Support: How is it calculated?

Calculating Tennessee Child Support Shared Income Income Model of Child Support Tennessee Child Support is calculated based upon the Child Support Guidelines which are written by the Tennessee Department of Human Services. Tennessee child support is now a shared income … Read full article