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The Saxon Newspaper reported yesterday that two federal police officers were going in a house. They had searched someone and had not found anyone. Then they turned to a neighbor. After they had been showing their ID, the neighbor invited them in. He led them into a room and cl ...
So, How Do Expunctions Work? Posted by Matthew Sharp under Criminal Law April 1, 2015 Having a criminal record is one of the most inhibiting things that can happen to you. Regardless of how minor the crime, the consequences can affect your life for years in terms of being employable, acceptance to learning institutions and even finding accommodation.
On or about March 25, 2015, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) announced Raymond Daniel Schmidt was barred from the financial industry for failing to cooperate with a regulatory investigation. The underlying basis of the investigation concerned allegations Schmidt borrowed funds from seven of his customers to operate an outside business activity, to wit, a vaca ...
As every driver knows, few things interrupt a commute or trip more than the sign “Slow down. Road work ahead.” While highway repairs are necessary, they are also quite frustrating for almost all drivers. Partially, this is due to the slower speeds, but highway work zones are most frustrating due to the inherent danger.
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Determining Liability In a Missouri Rear-End Accident Rear-end accidents account for nearly 30 percent of all auto accidents in the United States. Rear-end accidents have the potential to cause serious injury, especially to the neck and back, spine, or head. For this reason, many rear-end accident cases result in personal injury lawsuits so that injured victims can recover fro ...
Andreas Bachmann, a former Credit Suisse banker, was spared prison and instead received probation after cooperating with the IRS and U.S. Department of Justice. Bachmann was sentenced this month after pleading guilty to conspiracy to defraud the IRS. Prosecutors say he helped wealthy Americans evade U.S. taxes by hiding money in offshore accounts.
I hope you have been enjoying some of the recent posts about insurance claims litigation innovation. In response to these articles, I know that a lot of you have reached out to me, so this article is for you – the First Party Property Insurance Blog Community. I have such an impressive list of subscribers to this Blog, including executives and adjusters from virtually all of ...
Accounting Malpractice Case Filed After Bank Collapse A small Ohio credit union shut down by regulators in 2013 has spurred a major accounting malpractice case against the CPA firm charged with auditing its books. Regulators shut down the Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union in July 2013 after finding that it was insolvent.
As a Miami immigration lawyer, I often receive questions from green card holders about what they can and cannot do. One of the most common questions that I receive is, “How long can I stay outside of the United States and still keep my status as a lawful permanent resident?” Below are the answers to this, and other frequently asked questions.
We see many potential clients whose biggest issue is that their wages are being garnished by one or more creditors. The potential clients ask whether bankruptcy can stop the garnishments. The answer is yes! Wage garnishments can be devastating to someone who is struggling financially. Fortunately, when a debtor files bankruptcy, the automatic stay is put in place.
Here, a lawyer is heretical to question why employ expensive paralegal. Finally, the speech recognition is so good that you do not need it. And make the mail for shipment? Since you can take students. Can you do that? Lawyers provide services, they sell knowledge. Since the lawyer is right in his post. But to whom we sell because knowledge? To people. And the usually want personal contact.
Secretaries of nonprofit corporations have the sometimes unenviable and unrewarding responsibility of making sure that minutes of meetings of the board of directors are taken and maintained. Here are some practical tips and suggestions for writing the minutes that I have accumulated over time and revised over time.
This is a sad, sad story. It is a reminder of why the government must always be vigilant in how it conducts its business. Particularly, with how the IRS collects taxes and enforces the Tax Code. The story begins in 2007 and is still winding its way through the courts. A recent decision by a U.S. District Court Judge in Indiana, however, let the IRS off the hook.
How Much Does a St. Louis Car Accident Lawsuit Cost? The Missouri Department of Transportation (DOT) indicates1 that more than 35,000 traffic accidents which resulted in personal injuries in 2011. Many of these car accident victims sustain serious injuries that result in significant economic and non-economic losses.
There are many websites that claim that for a very low fee they can help you file bankruptcy. Chances are they are not lawyers and do not represent you in any legal capacity. They will take your information and input that information into bankruptcy documents, sending you the documents back so that you may file them with the proper bankruptcy court.