• Pennsylvania Supreme Court Restricts Use of Electronic Devices by Jurors

    On July 7, 2015, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court adopted new Rules of Criminal Procedure, and revised and renumbered other Rules, to provide for instructions to prospective and selected jurors concerning the use of personal electronic devices during their service. Jurors are prohibited from using such devices for communication or to conduct independent research on a case.

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 3 readers -
  • Judge Slams Prosecutors in False Claims Act Case

    Sales Professional Awarded $31+ Million in False Claims Act Whistleblower Case This is a story we don’t often see. A federal judge says the Justice Department undervalued a whistleblower’s contribution. That finding was recently made in a massive False Claims Act case involving Endo Pharmaceuticals. Typically the Justice Department champions the rights of whistleblowers.

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  • Arb Bar Frets FINRA Comms Rule Reforms

    Arb Bar Frets FINRA Comms Rule Reforms July 29, 2015 The Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association is concerned about planned changes to rules governing broker/dealers’ communications with the public, arguing that the reforms would undermine regulatory oversight and could harm investors. The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has asked for feedback on the changes f ...

    Alan Rosca/ Investment Fraud Lawyers- 3 readers -
  • Construction Zone Accidents

    Any unexpected circumstance can be a hazard while driving, including changing road conditions caused by construction zones. Every year, tens of thousands of car accidents happen in road work zones. Most only end in property damage, but others have much more serious consequences. An accident in a construction zone can pose serious risks to both drivers and road workers.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 2 readers -
  • Green Card for Widow/Widower of U.S. Citizen

    green card > Green Card for Widow/Widower of U.S. Citizen Let’s say that you are not a United States Citizen, but are married to one. If your United States Citizen spouse dies, what happens to your immigration status. As a Miami immigration lawyer, I am happy to chat more about in the Frequently Asked Questions below: I am the widow/widower of a U.S.

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 3 readers -
  • Failure to Yield Right of Way to Pedestrians

    A large number of pedestrian accidents occur in crosswalks and are often the fault of the driver of the car. Car-pedestrian accidents are a common occurrence across the United States. Unfortunately, many of these accidents occur due to the fault of the driver, who either did not look out for any pedestrians or simply failed to yield the right of way to a pedestrian.

    Christopher Hoffmann/ St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 2 readers -
  • Who Can I Sue If My Brakes Fail?

    Who Can I Sue If My Brakes Fail? by Anthony Bruning | Jul 29, 2015 | Auto Accident | Though there are many contributing factors to car accidents, vehicular malfunctions and failures account for a significant portion of auto accidents. A specific malfunction concern that contributes to a large portion of accidents is brake failure.

    Bruning Legal- 2 readers -
  • Cabot Investment Properties Under Investigation

    Cabot Investment Properties Under Investigation Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 9:01 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: Timothy J. Kroll and business partner Carlton P. Cabot were arrested for allegedly defrauding investors in various Cabot Investment Properties LLC-sponsored real estate investments.

    Eccleston Law Offices- 4 readers -
  • Children in Hot Vehicles

    Hotter temperatures are finally coming around in Indianapolis and central Indiana. With temperatures rising, parents should be reminded of the danger of leaving children unattended in a vehicle. According to Janette Fennell, president and founder of KidsandCars.org, there have been eight heatstroke-related deaths in the U.S. so far this year from children left alone in hot cars.

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  • Injuries from Tetanus, Mumps, Measles and Rubella Vaccines

    Vaccines containing tetanus are typically given at a young age to protect against tetanus. Brachial neuritis is a condition that one could experience after receiving this vaccine. Brachial neuritis is a term used to describe an inflammation of the shoulder area that causes sudden-onset shoulder and arm pain, followed by weakness and/or numbness.

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  • Compensation and Filing Vaccine Injuries

    If you or your child experiences a condition listed on the vaccine injury table correlated to the vaccine, it is important to know that it is recommended that you work with a personal injury attorney experienced in this area of practice and file a claim no later than three (3) years from the date of your vaccination.

    fountaininjurylaw- 2 readers -
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  • HPV Vaccines

    Unlike vaccines for tetanus and measles, the HPV vaccine is controversial. You should study the research yourself before deciding whether to have you or your child given one. This vaccine is controversial not only because The Department of Health and Human Services’ National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program has recorded 88 injury a ...

    fountaininjurylaw- 3 readers -
  • Does the FDCPA Cover Money Owed to the Government?

    By: Robert J. Nahoum THE PROBLEM: You’ve been getting endless debt collection calls from a debt collection agency trying to collect a government resulting from a speeding ticket, a housing code violation, a criminal fine or even an overdue library book penalty. The debt collector has been harassing you with incessant calls, false threats and misleading information.

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 3 readers -
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