Many residents of New Mexico are familiar with the phrase "personal injury," but few are aware of the complexities that can surround such incidents. An injury on the job may not seem likely until it has happened in the blink of an eye. While most New Mexico employers are required by law to provide workers' compensation insurance coverage to employees, the details of these regulations can quickly overwhelm those who are already struggling after an accident.
While nobody likes to admit defeat, sometimes throwing in the towel is the thing to do. Roswell residents who worry that they cannot buy a home after filing for bankruptcy can relax. It will take some time and some work, but you can still achieve the dream of homeownership.
Drafting a will and getting an estate plan in order helps ensure the fulfillment of your final wishes after you've passed. Even after you've drafted an initial estate plan it's important to keep this documentation up to date throughout the rest of your life.
Most people in New Mexico have no doubt heard reports about autonomous vehicles being tested and some even being involved in accidents, including a fatal accident that left a pedestrian in neighboring Arizona dead earlier this year. With so much media attention focused on this technology, it is important for consumers to better understand it so that they can make informed decisions about their views on the matter.
Most people in New Mexico are aware that law enforcement officers routinely use breath test devices to detect alcohol in a driver's system and to measure the amount of alcohol found. This measurement is based on parts per thousand. THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, is said to be far less concentrated than alcohol making detection by breath extremely difficult if not impossible. One company from California appears to be on a mission to make this possible.
The summer days are coming to a rapid end with kids going back to school in the coming weeks. Every parent feels the transition to school days approaching, but individuals who are co-parenting with a former spouse have added challenges to face come August and September.