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March 18, 2014
Time frame to file for a workers' compensation claim in kentucky

How Long To File KY Workers’ Comp Claim?

Workers' Compensation Statute of Limitation in Kentucky is controlled by KRS 342.185. KRS 342.185 sets the Statute of Limitations for a Workers’ Compensation Claim at two (2) years of the date of that injury or the date of the last voluntary
March 17, 2014
Clock face representing the statute of limitations running out

Statute Of Limitations In KY

The Statute of Limitations (SOL) is the time period in which a legal claim can be brought. SOL applies to both criminal and civil actions. The Statute of Limitations can run out and bar your legal claim from being brought to the court. Statute of Limitations are specific to the state where the legal claims arises.
March 15, 2014
Hurst & Hurst attorneys at Lincoln County event

Lincoln County Amish Auction

The attorneys of Hurst & Hurst attended the local Lincoln county Amish auction this March of 2014, which took place near Crab Orchard, KY.
March 12, 2014
Kentucky Judicial Building

Legislators Intervening In Court In Kentucky

Senate Bill 221 would allow the Senate president or House speaker to intervene in a court case what the attorney general fails to defend a state law or provision of the Kentucky Constitution.
March 6, 2014
Money and wedding ring to represent alimony in KY

Alimony In Kentucky, AKA Maintenance

Kentucky calls alimony in divorce cases, maintenance. Maintenance is controlled by KRS 403.200 and requires a spouse to prove several factors to receive maintenance or alimony in a divorce proceeding.
March 4, 2014
Pretrial Diversion Lawyer

Pretrial Diversion In Kentucky

Pretrial diversion in Kentucky is a program that can allow a person to avoid jail time even if they are guilty. If the program is successful it can even be possible to have the charge removed from your record.
February 27, 2014
Same-Sex Marriage In KY

Gay Marriage Recognized In Kentucky

The ruling by Judge Heyburn makes valid same-sex or gay marriages in other states now legally recognized in the state of Kentucky
February 27, 2014
Image of Main Street in Danville, KY

Young Entrepreneurs Academy In Danville

Our Chamber of Commerce has a program where students in Danville and Boyle Schools participate in a program helping them learn about starting a business
February 24, 2014
Students displaying amount of student loan debt owed on graduation caps

Discharging Student Loans Through Bankruptcy

A proposed new bill, Student Borrowers Bill of Rights Act, is trying to make student loan debt dischargeable through bankruptcy