Know Your Legal Right
The law touches your wallet, your home, your job, and many of your personal relationships. Yet you're probably not aware of all your legal rights and responsibilities.
From auto insurance to zoning regulations, Know Your Legal Rights guides you over hundreds of common legal hurdles. This ready reference is written in understandable language, not legal jargon. It will help you recognize when you have a legal problem and decide if and how you can resolve it on your own. And if you can't, the book shows how to find qualified legal counsel.
You'll find invaluable guidance on such topics as:
Credit, consumer and lending problems
Driving issues, privileges and violations
Your rights regarding search and seizure
Challenging a citation
Protecting yourself from liability in case of accident
Dealing with your insurance company
Questions of liability - yours and your neighbors'
Protecting your interests, whether you're buying or selling
Dealing with contractors and repair people
Do?s and don?ts in interviews
Dealing with discrimination
Your pension and social security rights
Know Your Legal Rights also explores the legal aspects of truly personal subjects, such as marriage and divorce, parental obligations, live-in rights, medical dilemmas and estate planning. It includes helpful resource information, including lists of advocacy groups, trade and professional associations, and federal and legal agencies where you can turn for further help.