• Couple Win $16.6 Million Investment Fraud Award

      Exotic Derivatives and Investment Fraud After a five year wait and grueling 95 day trial, James and Margaret Eringer can finally sleep a bit easier; their long investment fraud case against BNP Paribas Securities is over. The couple won an award of $16.6 million dollars. Most investment fraud cases against stockbrokers are handled by binding arbitration before the Finan ...

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  • EXAMPLES OF (RISK SHIFTING & ACCEPTING) PROVISIONS IN A SUBCONTRACT

    In reading articles posted in this blog, I hope it is impressed upon you to understand the risks you are accepting in your contract and what to do if you encounter a risk, as well as those risks you are flowing down or allocating to your subcontractors. Construction is inherently risky so you want to know what to do when you encounter certain situations or occurrences, and i ...

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  • Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month

    Chronic pain is debilitating and life altering for sufferers all around the country and world. One of the most common chronic pain diseases is arthritis, which causes joint inflammation and degeneration. Although many believe arthritis only affects older people, there are many juvenile sufferers as well.

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  • Neck Fusion Surgery After an Auto Accident

    Some types of neck injuries from an auto accident may require neck fusion surgery which may involve a long rehabilitation period. An auto accident can cause several types of serious injuries, which may require surgery to heal completely. When the neck suffers a serious impact in an auto accident, the discs or bones can get damaged or disjointed.

    Christopher Hoffmann/ St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 2 readers -
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJ)

    citizenship > Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJ) As a Miami immigration lawyer, I have handled quite a few Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) cases. Below are some frequently asked questions about SIJ program. What is the purpose of the Special Immigrant Juvenile program? The purpose of the SIJ program is to help foreign children in the United States who have been ...

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 3 readers -
  • Lies You’ve Been Told about Traffic Laws

    Most people know the fear and anxiety of seeing the flashing lights of a police car behind them all too well. People break traffic laws, sometimes completely inadvertently. Most traffic stops aren’t much more than a serious inconvenience, but some violations or the accumulation of multiple violations can impact your wallet, driving privileges, and insurance premiums.

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  • Help!  I  Cannot Pay My Credit Cards!

    If you are reading this post, it is likely that you are one of the hundreds of thousands of Americans who are struggling to pay their bills as the country continues to cope with the economic recession. Because the recession has resulted in many people losing their jobs (and the inability of many college graduates to secure their first job), a large number of Georgians have been ...

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  • How to Sell Your Legal Services Ethically

    As a lawyer, there are certain things we can and can’t do or say. The state rules of professional responsibility dictate how lawyers must conduct themselves in practicing law. We can offer legal advice. We can represent clients in court. We can’t tell our friends and family confidential information about our clients, even if it’s really really interesting.

    Andrew Cabasso/ Jurispage- 2 readers -
  • Buy-Sell Agreements and Getting Out of Business

    Buy-Sell Agreements and Getting Out of Business When people go into business, they rarely think of how to get out. Even so, it’s one of the most important things they should consider. Sometimes the business owners have an agreement between them in place; many times, however, they don’t. Avoid the anguish and headaches of a long, drawn-out corporate break-up and have a buy-sel ...

    Stephen Hoffman/ Hoffman Law Office, P.C.- 4 readers -
  • What If Your Child Suffers Injury at Camp?

    What If Your Child Suffers Injury at Camp? July 31, 2015 Eric Block No comments According to statistics published by the American Camp Association (ACA),1 an estimated 11 million children attend thousands of overnight and day camps across the United States on an annual basis. While camps can provide entertainment, education, and a social environment for kids, it can also pre ...

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  • What Happens If I Am Partially At Fault for My Car Accident?

    What Happens If I Am Partially At Fault for My Car Accident? by Anthony Bruning | Jul 31, 2015 | Auto Accident | Auto accidents are often a complex matter. They can involve negligence or recklessness on the part of a driver. There are also accidents which are the result of driver error on the part of more than one driver.

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