• Can You File Bankruptcy on 2014 Tax Debt?

      Another April 15th has come and gone. Have you submitted your tax returns yet? I certainly hope so. Unfortunately, you may have gotten stuck with a tax debt that you were not anticipating or cannot repay in a lump sum upon submission of your timely tax return. What are your options? Can you file bankruptcy on this tax debt? The answer is yes and no! This new tax debt is not yet ...

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    • When is it A Good Time to Start A Solo Law Firm?

      Whether you are an associate or partner at a law firm, thinking about starting your own firm, or a recent graduate* of law school, there are several things you should consider before setting up shop on your own. Here are 4 things that make you more likely to succeed as a solo law practitioner: 1) Experience at a larger firm Being a senior associate or better yet a partner at ...

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  • Cancellation of Removal for Non-Permanent Residents

    crime > Cancellation of Removal for Non-Permanent Residents As a Miami immigration lawyer, I have represented foreign-born clients who have been living in the United States without legal status for some time, and who have been placed in deportation (removal) proceedings. Being placed in deportation proceedings is obviously a stressful scenario for the immigrant, and for his/her family.

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 2 readers -
  • Nissan Recalling More Vehicles For Takata Airbag Defect

    Nissan has announced another round of recalls of defective Takata airbags after a woman in Louisiana was injured from shrapnel, in her 2006 Sentra. This is a regional recall targeting vehicles in states with high-humidity conditions. Nissan added 45,000 Sentras from model years 2004-2006 after this accident, bringing the number of recalled vehicles to approximately 17 million.

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  • Guernsey Latest to Target Belvedere Management

    The Guernsey Financial Services Commission is the latest regulator to take aim at Belvedere Management Group. Originally labeled a suspected Ponzi scheme by respected journalist David Marchant, regulators all over the world have been targeting the beleaguered financial services giant. Boasting $16 billion of assets under management and advisement, Belvedere Management may tur ...

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  • Software Name Trademarks Are Crucial

    You’re a software developer. You’ve worked hard on your product. All those hours, all that coding, all the design and testing. You put a lot into creating your software. Do you know how to protect what you’ve made? What is a trademark? In general, a trademark is legal protection for a name, design, logo, or other distinctive characteristic of a brand.

    Josh Gerben/ Gerben Law Firm- 4 readers -
  • Wells Fargo Broker Aaron Parthemer – Can “Play” No More

    The alleged owner of popular Miami hip hop venue “Club Play” can no longer play in the securities industry. Aaron Parthemer consented to a ban from the industry after being charged by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) with several violations of industry rules. Regulators claim that Parthemer failed to disclose outside business activities and private loan tra ...

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  • Cancer Doc Awaits Sentencing in Gruesome Medicare Fraud Case

    The Hippocratic Oath dates back to antiquity. Hippocrates, the so-called father of modern medicine, lived in the 5th century B.C. Today the oath has been modernized but is still used by graduating medical students around the world. Central to the oath is the concept that physicians should never harm their patients. Evidently convicted doctor Farid Fata of Detroit missed that lesson.

    Due Diligence- 4 readers -
  • Williams v. State – Where Do We Go From Here?

    On April 24, 2015, we (D. Benjamin Sessions, Robert Chestney and I) were excited to meet with Georgia Public Defenders to discuss the new Georgia Supreme Court Decision Williams v. State, ___ Ga. ___ (Case No. S14A1625, decided 3/27/15) and how it affects the admissibility of breath and blood tests in Georgia DUI cases.

    Erin H. Gerstenzang- 4 readers -
  • The Child Custody Process: An Overview

    By Allen Thompson, Esq. What is “Custody?” There are two types of custody: physical and legal. Physical custody is self-explanatory; it is the time in which you are the physical custodian of the child. Often, this is referred to colloquially as “visitation.” Physical custody may be supervised or unsupervised.

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 6 readers -
  • What kind of damages can I get in my discrimination case?

    Introduction – Recovering Damages in a Discrimination Case This article will explain the common forms of damages that an employee can recover when they prevail in their discrimination case. At the outset it is important to note that damages are extremely fact and case dependent, so what a complainant was awarded in one case is rarely predictive of what a complainant will recover in another case.

    Mike Ivancie/ Ivancie Law- 5 readers -
  • Farm Equipment and Tractor Accidents

    Injured in an accident involving farm equipment in Texas? Call 1-877-405-4313 and let us review the facts of your case for free. The equipment present on farms and within the agricultural industry is known to cause a number of accidents involving serious injuries and even death. In fact, farm workers are 800% more likely to die on the job when compared to other industry workers.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 7 readers -
  • Understanding and Compassionate Attorney

    Copyright 2014 - Fountain Law Firm Sitemap | Disclaimer *The information contained on this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. Every situation is different. Also, any contact with this law firm through the web site does not result in an attorney-client relationship. Do not send any confidential information until an atto ...

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  • Went Above and Beyond For Me!

    “Nothing but positive things to say about Merry! She truly went above and beyond for me. She made things happen that I was not sure were possible, and she made sure all parties were very fair with me. As my attorney for my injury case, she stood her ground and fought for me. Her firm kept in consistent contact with me, and called even when there weren’t updates, to check in and ...

    fountaininjurylaw- 2 readers -
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