• Dallas Tanker Truck Accident Lawyer

      Has a loved one been involved in an accident with a tanker truck in Texas? Call Rasansky Law Firm at 1-877-405-4313. Tanker trucks are used to transport liquid cargo and are very common on the highways throughout DFW and north Texas in general. Unfortunately, these enormous vehicles are no stranger to serious highway accidents.

      Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 5 readers -
    • Four Steps to Take After an Automobile Accident

      Following these four steps after an auto accident can help ensure your legal rights are protected. Over the course of a lifetime, the average driver will experience up to three car accidents. Certainly no driver in St. Louis wakes up thinking they will be involved in a car accident on that day, but being preparation can go a long way in protecting your legal rights.

      Christopher Hoffmann/ St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 2 readers -
    • What Happens at a New York Debt Collection Court Appearance?

      By: Robert J. Nahoum You’ve been served was a summons and complaint or discovered that you have a default judgment entered against you. It’s a debt collector suing you on an old credit card or medical debt. You’ve done your homework on the internet and realized that you can’t simply ignore the case as that will only make things worse.

      The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 3 readers -
  • Labour Law: The job reference

    An employee has a claim to a job reference. This rule is set out in § 109 GewO: “In case of termination of employment the employee has a claim to a written testimony, which must inform at least on the type and duration of the activity (basic certificate). The employee ma ...

    R24 Kooperation/ www.r24.de/en/- 2 readers -
  • Tragic Accident May Result In Stronger Laws

    Tragic Accident May Result In Stronger Laws After a local family lost their son when a careless driver failed to stop behind a school bus letting kids out to cross the street, tougher punishments may be enacted to ensure more people stop when facing a bus’s flashing red lights. The law currently requires that everyone on the road stop when a school bus pulls over, turns on it ...

    Law Office of James Alston- 3 readers -
  • Appraisal Fraud Leads to $54 Million Whistleblower Award

    The billion dollar whistleblower cases from the 2007 – 2008 housing bust have pretty much run their course. There may be a few more in the pipeline but the time to file new claims (“statute of limitations”) from that era is exhausted. Most of those claims centered on shoddy lending practices; poor documentation, predatory lending practices and appraisal fraud.

    Due Diligence- 4 readers -
  • CHALLENGES OF AN ORAL CONTRACT OR THE “HANDSHAKE DEAL”

    An oral contract is a contract that is not reduced to writing. In certain circumstances, and every disputed circumstance involving an oral contract, it becomes a “he said, she said” as to whether a contract was created and what the terms of the contract entailed. This is why it is always good practice to memorialize contractual terms in writing instead of accepting the “hands ...

    Florida Construction Legal Updates- 3 readers -
  • Medicare Fraud in the Big Easy

    Some say that Louisiana is the most corrupt state in the United States. While others might argue that honor should go to Illinois or some other state, everyone agrees that Louisiana is corrupt. Even the former U.S. Attorney from Louisiana, Jim Letten, said “Louisiana is famous, if not infamous, for its corruption.” The feds say that Miami and South Florida holds the record for Medicare fraud.

    Due Diligence- 4 readers -
  • Transfers Before a Bankruptcy

    There are several provisions that address transfers before a bankruptcy case - federal bankruptcy statutes, state statutes, and state common law. Transfers that violate these rules are subject to avoidance and the involved parties may face other serious penalties. A bankruptcy debtor who engages in fraudulent transfer can be denied his discharge in bankruptcy. ...

    Jordan Bublick/ Miami Bankruptcy Law Blog- 3 readers -
  • Relentless LA Times Capital Punishment Dishonesty

    Let’s be like Nebraska!! Twice in a week the Los Angeles Times printed opinion pieces concerning capital punishment. This material was prompted by the state of Nebraska’s legislature abolishing (for the moment) capital punishment. May 20’s “When it comes to the death penalty, California should follow Nebraska.

    The Devil And The Death Penalty- 4 readers -
  • A Government of Laws? Only If You Can Guess What They Mean.

    John Adams once stated that the U.S. was to be a government of law, and not of men. This meant that the word of law – the text, not the intent – was to govern. If the law was inartfully drafted, or had negative and unintended consequences, a democratically-elected Congress could change the law. If the law was unconstitutional as drafted, then it was void until corrected.

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 4 readers -
  • Small B-Ds Can Travel 2 Roads

    Small B-Ds Can Travel 2 Roads Posted on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 3:26 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: Small broker-dealers face increasing regulatory costs, and that is forcing them to decide their business path. While some older owners are looking to close shop, others are taking advantage of the opportunity to acquire firms.

    Eccleston Law Offices- 3 readers -
  • Bank Linth and Bank Sparhafen Cooperate with IRS

    Bank Linth and Bank Sparhafen Cooperate with IRS Two more Swiss banks have agreed to pay million dollar fines and cooperate with the United States government. Bank Linth LLB AG and Bank Sparhafen Zurich AG have settled this week with the Justice Department. Both the IRS and Justice have been zealously pursuing banks around the world that may have assisted Americans hide money.

    Due Diligence- 5 readers -
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