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For many, Memorial Day is seen as a chance to escape. People from all over the country take advantage of the three-day weekend by going to barbecues, taking vacations, and celebrating with friends and family. Unfortunately, this holiday is also known for irresponsible and reckless behavior. Memorial Day is also associated with countless deaths and injuries caused by car accidents.
Despite all of the child pedestrian safety education and initiatives that exist, child pedestrian accidents still arise frequently. Distracted driving, intoxicated driving, reckless driving, aggressive, driving, road rage, and speeding are the most common causes of child pedestrian accidents and lead to serious injuries and in some cases, death.
As part of a comprehensive estate plan, many people opt to form a trust to which they transfer ownership of their property and assets. However, there are many types of trusts you can form under Missouri trust laws, and the type of trust that is right for you will depend on many factors. Such factors may include: Your familial situation The nature of your estate The age, ...
With May finally here and the summer months just around the corner, many young people in the Indianapolis area are looking forward to starting the next chapter and graduating from high school, college, or graduate school. As a result, there will inevitably be graduation parties happening in the area, many of which will involve the consumption of alcohol.
TPS for Haitian Nationals Extended an Additional 6 Months As a Miami immigration lawyer and an Austin immigration lawyer who represents numerous Haitian clients, I was disappointed to hear that Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly only granted a six-month extension Monday to 58,000 Haitian immigrants who have been spared from deportation since a devastating 2010 earth ...
Today’s motorcycle is a mechanical masterpiece in comparison to the steam powered bicycles invented in the early 1820’s.1 Over the years, inventors and engineers have improved both the safety and performance of motorcycles, but there are still inherent dangers for motorcycle riders. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, motorcycles which offer no enclosure ty ...
Individuals are entitled to protection against discrimination because of their age, but it is important to consult a lawyer quickly if legal action is required, KEL lawyer Richard Johnson writes in Inspired Senior Living. In the article, Johnson says the protection against ageism applies to shopping, obtaining services, renting an apartment and thro ...
When Gina Sheppard, Partner at Aspect Structural Engineers, told us that her firm had recently introduced policies allowing employees to take unlimited vacation and set their own work hours, we were intrigued. As a B Corp and strong proponents of sustainable employment – workplace practices built on transparency, collaboration, respect and fairness – we are always on the lookou ...
How Will Traveling for Work Effect Custody May 23, 2017 by BrasierLaw If you travel for work, it can create havoc for your custody and parenting plans. For the most part, a travel schedule doesn’t impact spousal support or property division. It can impact, indirectly, your child support order only in how it might influence the number of overnights you are awarded with the children.
Greenberg Traurig has apparently decided that discretion is the better part of valor. The law firm has agreed voluntarily to withdraw as counsel from a litigation rather than face a disqualification motion in which it was charged with a conflict of interest for trying to invalidate patents it helped prosecute.
Matthew Harriton, along with Joseph Meli, 875 Holdings, LLC, 127 Holdings, LLC, Advance Entertainment, LLC, and Advance Entertainment II, LLC Allegedly Raised $81 Million from at Least 125 Investors in 13 States as Part of an Investment in the Resale of Tickets for Events such as the Broadway Musical Hamilton Matthew Harriton, along with Joseph Meli, 875 Holdings, LLC, 127 Holdings, LLC, Advance .
Yasuna Murakami, founder and manager of several Boston-based hedge funds, including MC2 Capital and MC2 Canada Capital Management, was arrested in Vermont on Saturday, May 20, as he crossed the border from Canada. Peiffer Rosca Wolf securities lawyer Alan Rosca, along with his colleagues, have been retained by Murakami investors in MC2 Canadian Fund to seek compensation for their losses.
Attorney Jeff Rasansky has once again been named one of this year’s Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine. Previously named one of Dallas’ best attorneys in 2012, 2014, and 2016, attorney Jeff Rasansky has again been chosen by his peers in the legal community as one of Dallas’ top attorneys for 2017.
Motorcycle Accidents Caused By Aggressive Driving Riding a motorcycle is inherently dangerous, just by nature of bike design. But properly ridden and with the appropriate gear, you can be safe on your motorcycle. That is, if you keep your eyes on other drivers to ride defensively. Everyone on the road can be in danger due to the actions of aggressive and distracted drivers.
Ryan Miguel Allegedly Issued Securities Via a Non-exempt Private Placement Offering Ryan Miguel, a.k.a. Ryan Miguel Pina, a.k.a. Ryan Lee Oliver, and Infinity Fuels allegedly issued securities via a non-exempt private placement offering, according to Documents from the Securities Division of the Arizona Corporation Commission currently under review by attorneys Alan Rosca and James Booker.
Bloomberg news is reporting that retail stores such as clothing stores, electronic sellers, and department stores are filing for bankruptcy protection at a record place in 2017. The rise in filings is attributed to a drop in traditional walk up retail business due to online retailers. 14 retail chains have stated they will seek bankruptcy protection in the year 2017 so far whic ...
By: Robert J. Nahoum In a debt collection lawsuit, the Plaintiff (the party bringing the lawsuit) always has the burden to prove that the Defendant (the party being sued) is responsible for the debt. To meet this burden, a junk debt buyer like CACH LLC must prove that (1) it has the right to sue; (2) the debt is attributable to the defendant; and (3) that the amount sued for is correct.
Emilio Francisco & PDC Capital Group, LLC Allegedly Took Part in a Continuing Fraudulent Scheme Emilio Francisco & PDC Capital Group, LLC, beginning in January 2013 and continuing through at least September 2016, allegedly orchestrated a scheme to defraud at least 131 investors in 19 different offerings out of at least $9.