• Chiropractors Eyed for Medicare Fraud

      Chiropractors Being Examined for Medicare Fraud In 2012 and 2013, the taxpayer funded Medicare program paid $1.4 billion for chiropractic services. A random survey of those services, however, found that a shocking 38% were “medically unnecessary, improperly coded or undocumented.” That puts chiropractors directly in the bull’s eye for possible Medicare fraud.

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    • Redesigning Your Law Firm Website: Beware…

      An introductory paragraph in Heading 4 Text. You can change the type of text within the Text Sprout text editor by selecting the text that you’d like to change and using the text type dropdown in the toolbar. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Integer eu justo nec tortor bibendum adipiscing. Proin quis libero at lorem pharetra hendrerit.

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    • 50 Cent in One Hand and Half a Dollar . . .

      . . . in the other. I’m a bankruptcy lawyer. There, I said it. My product is a service that helps my clients save assets and eliminate debt. The problem with my business model is that it sparks a never ending conversation about morals and character because the stigma is that folks who file for bankruptcy lived a lavish lifestyle and simply spent more than they made.

      Christine Kingston/ Los Angeles Bankruptcy Law Monitor- 3 readers -
  • Matthew Schaefer Critiques Federal Sales Tax Legislation In Internet Retailer

    B&I Partner Matthew Schaefer shared his views on proposed federal legislation to authorize state sales tax collection in an article appearing in the current online edition of Internet Retailer. Schaefer commented on both the Main Street Fairness Act (“MFA”) pending in the Senate and a competing bill recently introduced by Utah Representative Jason Chaffetz in the House.

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  • Can I Recover If I Missed Work After a Car Accident?

    Can I Recover If I Missed Work After a Car Accident? by Anthony Bruning | Aug 3, 2015 | Uncategorized | Each year car accidents result in serious injuries and lasting physical limitations for the victims of collisions. Due to the serious nature of injuries, many people have to miss work or other income opportunities during hospital stays and recovery periods.

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  • VA Delays – The Saga Continues…

    This is the number one question all of my veteran clients ask me, and it is a compound question: How long do I have to wait during the appeal of my denied VA disability claims and why do I have to wait so long. To this 2-part question, my answer is “a very long time, probably several years” to the first part of the question and “I don’t know why” to the 2nd part of the question.

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  • 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.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 5 readers -
  • 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.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 2 readers -
  • 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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