• 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 -
  • 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- 2 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 -
  • 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.

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  • 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.

    fountaininjurylaw- 4 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- 2 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 -
  • Hospital Appeal Board Success

    Our client, a medical professional, worked at a hospital where he was granted certain rights to practice, known as “privileges”. After a period of time, the hospital unilaterally changed those privileges without our client’s consent. Our client is challenging the hospital’s actions by having us file an appeal with the Hospital Appeal Board. Before considering ...

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 3 readers -
  • Golf Cart Accidents

    Have you been injured in a golf cart accident? Call Rasansky Law Firm at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation. Injuries involving golf carts are on the increase in Texas, but only about half of those injuries occur on the golf course. Recent reports show a high rate of injury accidents involving golf carts in the State of Texas.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 3 readers -
  • Sports Injuries Involving Children

    The next generation is ours to protect. We must take every step we can to make the world a safe and accessible place for young people as they grow and develop. Because of their rough and tumble lifestyle, many children suffer preventable injuries while participating in sports or recreation activities.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 4 readers -
  • SEC Announces Cherry-Picking Charges Against Mark Welhouse

    SEC Announces Cherry-Picking Charges Against Mark Welhouse Posted on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 11:55 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: The SEC announced charges against Mark P. Welhouse. Welhouse is accused of “cherry-picking,” allocating appreciated in value options trades to personal accounts, while allocating depreciated in value trades to clients.

    Eccleston Law Offices- 2 readers -
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