Prenuptial agreement considerations.

What Are the Considerations for Prenuptial Agreements?

If you’re thinking of popping the question or are recently engaged, it’s likely someone jokingly may have told you to get a prenup. Contrary to what you might think, prenuptial agreements are designed to help, not hurt either spouse. The misconceptions around prenups make them almost taboo for engaged couples to discuss, let alone sign….

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A child adopted without parental consent.

Adoption Without Parental Consent in Iowa

Making the decision to place your biological child with another family or adopt a child into your household can be full of love, hopefulness, and sometimes sadness. While experiencing a mixture of feelings surrounding adoption is natural, your adoption journey doesn’t have to be filled with legal confusion. Our team at 303 Legal, P.C. can…

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A lawyer studying ways to resolve business disputes without litigation.

What Are the Ways to Resolve Business Disputes Without Litigation?

Viable businesses are going concerns engaged in multiple business arenas. These arenas can involve traditional commercial activity (e.g., selling goods or performing services, etc.) or perhaps government relations or matters of intellectual property. Nevertheless, the law of numbers says that if you operate a viable business, you will end up in some sort of business…

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A father and child who relocated out of state.

Child Custody: Relocating Out of State Together with My Child

Navigating a separation or divorce from the parent of your child can be a tricky dance as is. But what happens when the court awards joint physical custody of your child and you need to relocate to another state? Iowa’s child custody relocation laws require you to ask the family court for a modification of…

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A man who was injured.

Personal Injury: What You Should Know About Punitive Damages

Damages are an essential part of any personal injury lawsuit. If you have been injured because of someone else’s negligent behavior, you may be entitled to receive damages. Most personal injury cases focus on compensatory damages, and rightfully so. These are designed to compensate the victim for injuries caused by the defendant. In some cases,…

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An attorney discussing the 4 elements of breach of contract.

Breach of Contract: The 4 Elements

Contracts form the foundation of all economic transactions. Whether involving global petroleum deals or weekly office cleaning services, each contract can be just as valid and enforceable. However, things don’t always go as planned. Therefore, when you rely on the other party to perform under a contract and they fail to do so, what should…

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A woman who plans to look for reasons to sue her business partner.

6 Reasons to Sue Your Business Partner

People enter into business together to pursue a common vision born of common interest. The drive for success and unqualified hope in the future often seems to be the grease to ease all potential disagreements. However, discord frequently arises between business partners in the form of disagreements on a future course, a failure to uphold…

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Couple holding a baby.

Child Custody: What Are The Rights of Unmarried Parents?

Generally, the rights of unmarried parents include the same rights to the care, custody, and control of their child that married parents enjoy. However, there is one caveat. Unmarried biological fathers, otherwise known as putative fathers, must establish themselves as legal parent before they can exercise visitation and make decisions impacting the child. What Does…

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A truck rear-ended a vehicle.

What Is the Settlement Value If I Was Rear-Ended by a Commercial Truck?

Were you rear-ended by a commercial truck and injured? Commercial trucks can include tractor-trailers, tankers, tow trucks, emergency vehicles, dump trucks, etc.—pretty much any large truck used by a business qualifies. Accidents with these vehicles can involve catastrophic damage, injuries, and death simply because of their size. You might be wondering, How do I start…

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