Name change FAQ
How can I change my name? In most states, you are required to have residency in the county and state before you file for a name change. A person is not permitted to change his or her name to take advantage of any other person. You must be file the appropriate documentation in court in [...]
If When to find a patent lawyer
If you are an inventor and have come up with a new product, process or idea, then it’s best to find a patent lawyer to help you with filing for a patent. The application process for patents is extremely complex and difficult to get through, so much so that a non-lawyer may have difficulty getting [...]
Are There Legal Name Change Restrictions?
If you want to change your name, there are a few restrictions that you should be aware of. Those limitations are: You may not legally change your name for fraud in order to get away with something or do something illegal such as avoiding debts, keeping from being sued or getting away with a crime [...]
How can I legally change my name?
There are a few ways that you can legally change your name, and any one can change their name; however there are a few restrictions to watch for. You can change your name to your common law spouse’s last name by usage only, which means you just start using the name with no court action [...]
Do I Need An Attorney?
If you are planning to change your name, there are a few things you need to consider. One of those things is the need for an attorney. It is important to consult an attorney regarding any legal matters, including changing your name. Some of the documentation that is required to legally change your name can [...]
The Cost Of A Legal Name Change
The costs associated with changing your name legally are wide in variety and depend on the avenue that you choose. If you choose just to assume a name, the costs are limited to only the charges you will incur from businesses, credit card companies, etc., to change your name on their accounts and have new [...]