• SEC Hits Troubled Texas REIT with Wells Notice

    SEC Hits Troubled Texas REIT with Wells Notice Posted on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 9:08 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: The Securities and Exchange Commission has issued a Wells notice against troubled Texas real estate investment trust United Development Funding IV (UDF IV) as well as certain individuals associated with the REIT.

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  • The Lawyer With All The (Quora) Answers – A Chat With Jennifer Ellis

    Whenever I browse Quora for anything related to the legal profession, I will invariably find myself reading an answer by Jennifer Ellis. With over 8,700 answers, Ms. Ellis, at attorney at Lowenthal & Abrams, is one of the most prolific answerers on the platform, having been given an award as a Top Writer for the last three years.

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  • What if Multiple People Are at Fault for My Car Accident?

    Anyone operating a motor vehicle automatically accepts responsibility for the safety of others. Unfortunately, people can lose sight of this fact and engage in negligent behaviors. According to the Illinois Department of Transportation, 60,000 people were injured in automobile accidents in 2012. In some cases, an accident is caused by several drivers colliding with another vehicle.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 6 readers -
  • Can a warrant of arrest issue for someone who owes a private debt?

    By: Robert J. Nahoum Can a warrant of arrest issue for someone who owes a private debt? That is the question New York Justice Frank A. Sedita III, sought to answer in a recent case in the Supreme Court for the State of New York, Chautauqua County. In this case, debt collection law-firm Chiari & Ilecki, LLP represented six different Western New York credit unions in lawsu ...

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 6 readers -
  • How Distracted Walking Leads to Accidents

    Everyone with a driver’s license should be well aware of the extreme dangers of texting or engage in other types of distractions while driving. However, in this day and age of extreme multitasking, driving is not the only time that using a smartphone can be dangerously distracting. Another very serious activity is distracted walking.

    Gabriel Levin/ levininjuryfirm.com- 9 readers -
  • SEC Bars Ex-LPL Broker

    SEC Bars Ex-LPL Broker Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 8:52 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: Paul Lebel, formerly registered with LPL Financial, was barred by the Securities and Exchange Commission for defrauding four customers by churning their accounts. Mr. Lebel worked for LPL Financial from 2008 to 2014. According to the SEC, Mr.

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  • Mortgage Issues: When You Are Unable to Refinance Your Home

    A week does not go by when I talk with a client or prospective client about issues with their mortgage or their need to utilize the equity in their home and cannot. News articles report the housing market continues to improve. The Federal Reserve recently published an article entitled Residential Mortgage Lending from 2004 to 2015: Evidence from the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act ...

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  • Dallas Social Security Disability Attorney

    Has your Social Security disability claim been unfairly denied? Call our Dallas SSDI lawyers at 1-877-405-4313 today! If you’re wondering whether you should hire an attorney to help you with a Social Security claim, there are some very good reasons to do so. Particularly if you’re in the appeals process, having an attorney to help you with your claim can greatly increase the cha ...

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 8 readers -
  • Vote For IPethics & INsights

    Dear Readers, Two years ago, I started IPethics & INsights as a forum for discussing my passion and interest in ethical issues for the intellectual property practitioner. I am very pleased to announce that IPethics & INsights has been nominated for inclusion in The Expert Institute’s “Best Legal Blog” contest in the category of niche and specialty blogs.

    Michael E. Mccabe Jr./ IPethics & INsights- 8 readers -
  • USCIS Application Fees to Rise

    green card > USCIS Application Fees to Rise As a Miami immigration lawyer, I noted with interest the fact that the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced a fee hike for most immigration applications and petitions. Below are some frequently asked questions. How is the USCIS funded? USCIS is almost entirely funded by the fees paid by applicants and petition ...

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 8 readers -
  • $44,746.00 Settlement In Side-Impact Crash

    Not long ago, a female doctoral student was driving northbound on Cicero, when another driver attempted to turn onto the same road. This resulted in a serious side-impact crash that caused the woman’s car to violently spin out and hit a curb before finally coming to a stop facing south. The victim was transported by Chicago Ambulance to Mount Sinai Hospital, where she received extensive imaging.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 10 readers -
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