What is considered advice from a paralegal?

Answer Paralegals must work under the supervision of lawyers. Paralegals may provide legal information but not legal advice. A paralegal who offers legal advice to a layperson is engaging in the unauthori... Read More »

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Can a master's degree holder in advice& paralegal register with OISC?

The Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) does not require any specific qualifications from advisers seeking to apply. However, the office states that applicants must "have the kno... Read More »

Do i need a specific paralegal degree to become a paralegal?

On One Hand: Paralegal CertificationMany paralegals hold a bachelor's degree in an unrelated field with certification specific to criminal justice or paralegal studies. Making sure that the certifi... Read More »

How to Give People Advice and Make Them Think It's Good Advice?

At some point in your life, you will be confronted with a situation where someone comes to you looking for advice. If completely clueless or indifferent to the other person's emotional needs, follo... Read More »

If considered disabled and was employed as a truck driver what is considered gainful emplotment?

Assess the economic facts: your earnings before the disability, your living expenses such as housing, utilities, taxes, etc (not discretionary i.e., premium cable channels, restaurant dining, etc),... Read More »