Law Matters

How to learn about your basic legal rights and create some documents on your own without expensive legal assistance
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Instructed by Cary Silberman Business / Finance
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  • Lectures 12
  • Length 27 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2015 English

Course Description

Law Matters is for anyone who is facing a legal situation or simply wants to become more informed about their legal rights. The course will be video oriented and by the conclusion of the course you will be able to master the following topics: How to fix your credit, How to start a legal case, How to avoid IRS penalties, How to save money on your taxes, What is the proper way to structure your new startup - LLC, Scorp, Ccorp, and how to apply for SSDI benefits.

Many issues may require the help of a qualified attorney. However, many legal matters can be resolved yourself.

There will be thirty minutes of content, so you can learn quite a bit in a few short sessions.

Some Testimonials: "G", female student at San Jose State "this is the best instructor I have had at State, and I'm not just sucking up." "L", female student Skillpath, "Mr. Silberman makes complex legal matters easy to understand and I learned so much in a very short time. I suggest everyone takes a class from him."

What are the requirements?

  • How to find out their credit or fico score

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to fix their credit

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone who wants to improve their credit score

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Your Legal Basics

Credit worthiness is critical for buying a car, getting store credit or purchasing a house. Here you will learn basic step by step methods for improving your credit and how to avoid scam credit repair companies.

LLC vs.CORPORATIONS-HOW to Legally Start your business without a lawyer

Learn how to protect your creative work product. Learn the difference between a trademark and copyright.

How To Create A Living Trust

Taking a blood test at the scene of your DUI arrest is a bad idea. The breath test is more likely to be attacked at trial.


Workers compensation is a no fault system and the employee must only prove that he/she was benefitting the employer when injured.


Trying to obtain SSDI benefits without an advocate may be close to impossible. Here's what you need to know to get SSDI benefits.


How would you like to know how to get a win/win out of your next negotiation? Watch this video to learn critical negotiation strategies.


Many people erroneously believe they can protect their assets using a revocable living trust. Learn about family limited partnerships and irrevocable trusts.

What to Do if You are Injured in an Auto Accident

Being evicted is incredibly stressful, but if you know your legal rights, you might be able to feel better about the process.


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Instructor Biography

Cary Silberman, Business Law Adjunct Professor San Jose State University

Formerly "of counsel" to the legendary King of Torts, Melvin Belli, Cary Silberman has been teaching law courses since 1991. He routinely receives amazing student evaluations and is known for making complex legal concepts easily comprehensible. Cary also teaches online seminars for Skillpath. You will learn about contracts, employment law, workers compensation, tax law and personal injury. Mr. Silberman received his BA from UC Berkeley, his law degree from JFK University Law School and his mediation certificate from Stanford. He has also taught at the following law schools: Silicon Valley University Law School, Golden Gate University Law School. He currently teaches business law at San Jose State University.

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