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  • The Importance in Having a Good Fence image of Paula Highers real estate lawyers near syracuse ny at mcv law

    The Importance in Having a Good Fence

    The old saying “Good fences make good neighbors” was memorialized in 1914 by Robert Frost in the poem “Mending Wall.” There can be a hundred different interpretations of what a good fence is. Most people probably think of Tim Allen and Mr. Wilson on “Tool Time” when they think of a good fence and good neighbors - but could there be more?…

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  • When Should I Hire a Social Security Disability (SSD) Lawyer image of Kimberley

    When Should I Hire a Social Security Disability (SSD) Lawyer?

    We are often asked why someone should hire an attorney for a social security disability (SSD) case and at what point in the process they should hire an attorney to help in their claim. The best time to hire a social security disability lawyer is as soon as possible.…

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    New York State Makes Recent Changes to Boater Safety Laws

    It’s summertime and that means fun on the water for Central New York boaters! There are recent changes in both New York boater safety laws and boating insurance rules that all boat owners and operators need to know in order to protect both themselves and others. A good source of information about safe boating rules and regulations is the New York State Department of Parks and Recreation.…

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    How Do I Get Paid After Surgery and How Long Does It Take?

    After having a surgery, you’re entitled to a period of 100% total disability and the pay that matches that “Degree of Disability” at 100%.…

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    MCV Law's Syracuse Office is Moving

    MCV Law is excited to announce that, in the fall of 2021, we will be relocating our Syracuse, New York office. Construction has commenced to build out our space to meet the needs of our clients as we help you get your life back.…

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  • Three Important Things to Know About Your Workers Compensation Claim Image of William Crossett

    Three Important Things to Know About Your Workers Compensation Claim

    There are three essential things that everybody should do when filing for workers’ compensation. Fulfilling these guidelines will ensure that your case goes smoothly, and you will receive the maximum amount of benefits for your case.…

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  • Do I Really Need a Workers Compensation Attorney

    Do I Really Need a Workers Compensation Attorney

    As workers compensation attorneys, we’ve heard it all.…

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  • why do i have to look for work when i am out because of my injury image of MCV Law logo

    Why Do I Have to Look for Work When I Am Out Because of My Injury?

    If you have not been classified with a permanent disability and have a temporary partial disability, the carrier can raise the issue of “labor market attachment.”…

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    Why You Should Hire Paula Highers

    As a paralegal who is just learning about estate planning and estate administration (Probate/administration), part of my training has been to sit in and observe consultations with my attorney and potential clients. I have learned that there is more to this process than I would have ever imagined. This can be a very overwhelming, stressful and frustrating process. When our clients first come in, I can see how overwhelmed they have been. Not knowing where to start, what will come next? Paula sho…

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  • How Important is Estate Planning image of paula highers mcv law

    How Important is Estate Planning?

    In Al Anon and similar groups there is a saying that we say to ourselves when we begin to get upset about something that someone has or has not done.…

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