• What Equipment Failures Can Lead To Auto Accidents?

      According to the United States Department of Transportation, for most Americans the typical activity of driving or being a passenger in a motor vehicle, tops the charts when it comes to daily dangerous. The Bureau of Transportation Statistics conducted a study from 1990 to 2010 to gauge what forms of transportation were unsafe and track transportation-related fatalities and injuries.

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    • Focus on Victims, Whistleblowers – Not the Greedy

      Time to Focus on Victims and Whistleblowers, Not the Corrupt and Greedy. I thought all the publicity around Dr. Farid Fata had finally settled. The man labeled the “Butcher of Detroit” and “Dr. Death” was sentenced last month to 45 years in prison. At his age, he will most likely die in prison. For weeks the Detroit press, the nation and even the international press were focused on Dr.

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  • Naturalization and Good Moral Character

    One of the general requirements for naturalization is good moral character (GMC). As any Miami immigration lawyer will tell you, GMC means character which measures up to the standards of average citizens of the community in which the applicant resides.​ ​In general, an applicant must show that he or she has been and continues to be a person of GMC during the statutory period p ...

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 4 readers -
  • That’s Billion with a “B”

    Carnegie Mellon University v. Marvell Technology Group Ltd. An eye-catching opinion out of the Federal Circuit primarily for the eye-popping nature of the district court’s damages award – $1.5 billion to Carnegie Mellon University. Regrettably for the endowment of Carnegie Mellon, the F ...

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  • What is the Difference Between a Summons and a Complaint?

    By: Robert J. Nahoum Anyone who has ever been sued in a debt collection lawsuit should be familiar with the court documents collectively referred to as the “summons and complaint”. The two documents have become almost interchangeably viewed as one document but in reality, they are two documents with two distinct purposes.

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 2 readers -
  • Does Smoking Marijuana Causes More Car Crashes?

    The prohibition of marijuana is slowly eroding in this country. Every election day, more states and cities move to decriminalize or even legalize both medicinal and recreational use of marijuana. The changing legal landscape of marijuana use brings with it a number of questions. How will crime rates be affected? Will laws against driving while intoxicated need to be amended? As ...

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 3 readers -
  • US Bankruptcy Filings Down, Lowest in Seven Years

    US Bankruptcy Filings Down, Lowest in Seven Years Posted on Aug 04, 2015 By Kathryn Davis August 4, 2015 by Kathryn Davis The Administrative Office of United States Courts reports that bankruptcy filings fell significantly in the past fiscal year that ended on June 30, 2015. The Administrative Office reported that there were 879,736 bankruptcy filings nationally during that ...

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  • Wirehouse Sues Registered Investment Advisory Firm

    Wirehouse Sues Registered Investment Advisory Firm Posted on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at 9:48 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: A battle between Wells Fargo Advisors and a former employee turned ugly when emails leaked showing the employee purportedly had funneled business to his new firm, while still employed at Wells Fargo.

    Eccleston Law Offices- 6 readers -
  • Dixie Darlings World Series Continues Today

    The Dixie Darlings World Series continues today. The morning session elimination games at 9:00 am CT, North Carolina faces off against Louisiana and Alabama takes on Mississippi. In a winners bracket game at 12:30 pm CT, South Carolina takes on Tennessee. In the evening session elimination game at 6:00 pm CT, the winner of North Carolina vs Louisiana will take on the loser of S ...

    The Law Offices of L. Clayton Bugress- 4 readers -
  • The New Application for Naturalization (Form N-400)

    Application for Naturalization > The New Application for Naturalization (Form N-400) As a Miami immigration attorney, some people have asked me about the USCIS’s decision to revise Form N-400, Application for Naturalization. Here are some frequently asked questions. Why did the USCIS revise the Application for Naturalization (Form N-400)? The revisions to Form N-400 p ...

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 3 readers -
  • Can You Recover After a Golf Cart Accident?

    Can You Recover After a Golf Cart Accident? August 3, 2015 Eric Block No comments Golf carts are a common sight in Jacksonville1 and throughout the state of Florida. Not only are these carts used as intended to travel from one hole to the next on golf courses, but they are also popularly used to travel around the many retirement communities in the area.

    Eric Block/ jacksonvillepersonalinjury.attorney- 6 readers -
  • Pediatric Brain Injuries Due to Car Accidents

    The injuries suffered in a car accident can change the person’s life forever, especially if one of the occupants of the vehicle happens to be a child. Consequences of injuries suffered by an infant in an automobile accident can be debilitating and life altering. Unfortunately, the damage caused by pediatric injuries may not be entirely visible until later in the child’s life.

    St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 6 readers -
  • eConflict of Interests = Legal Malpractice

    eConflict of Interests = Legal Malpractice Conflicts of interest are one of the leading causes of legal malpractice claims. The typical conflicts case arises when a lawyer has an ethical duty to different parties in the same transaction or lawsuit. While many conflicts can be waived, they are still strongly discouraged and disfavored.

    Legal Malpractice - Chris Trebatoski- 3 readers -
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