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Rowan Guthrie

What to Do If Your Data Has Been Leaked

So you just got the notification that your data was compromised in a leak. Here are the steps you need to take next.

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Bridget Coila

Legal Separation Vs. Divorce: What to Know

Ending a marriage can be complicated, and some people choose legal separation instead of (or before) committing to an actual divorce. The specific laws related to separation and divorce may vary by state, with some states requiring a legal separation before a divorce can be finalized.

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Erin Wallace

Do Unmarried Couples Have Legal Protections?

Marriage licenses and laws are handled at the state level, so whether unmarried couples have legal protections is entirely based on the state the couple lives in. Here's what to know about your rights as an unmarried couple.

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Rowan Guthrie

What Is a CR1 Visa?

Marriage is a wonderful institution, but it can be complicated if one half of the partnership isn’t a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. However, there's a solution called the CR1 visa, which allows the happy couple to live together in the United States.

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Leigh A. Morgan

What Is a K-1 (Fiance) Visa?

The K-1 visa is for foreign nationals who intend to marry U.S. citizens. Before you apply for a K-1 visa, learn more about the application process and timeline.

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Rowan Guthrie

What Is a IR1 Visa?

U.S. citizens and permanent residents can live in the United States with their foreign-born spouses with an IR1 visa. Learn more.

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Elizabeth Marcant

What Happens If You Break a Non-Disclosure Agreement?

Signed an NDA? You need to know more about how these agreements are enforced and what can happen if you break the contract.

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Elizabeth Michael

Can You Sue for False Advertisement?

From misleading marketing to unsubstantiated product claims, many consumers fall victim to deceptive advertising. The good news? You can sue for false advertisement and may be entitled to monetary damages.

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