• Manager or Employee – Why Does It Matter?

    With contributions by Trevor Thomas, Lawyer. You’ve just been offered a promotion to [Fill in the Blank] Manager – congratulations! If you’re lucky, your change in job title will bring with it increased compensation and authority. In British Columbia, there are also employment law implications to holding a management position.

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 1 readers -
  • Illinois Man Arrested for $105 Million Ponzi Scheme

    Illinois Man Arrested for $105 Million Ponzi Scheme Posted on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 2:13 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law Offices: Daniel Spitzer, an Illinois resident, pleaded guilty for perpetrating a $105 million Ponzi scheme, bilking about 280 investors including his brother-in-law.

    Eccleston Law Offices- 1 readers -
  • Department of Homeland Security Funded Until September 30th

    DACA > Department of Homeland Security Funded Until September 30th Miami immigration lawyers have been watching a near-crisis unfold in regard to the funding of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The Republican-controlled House of Representatives voted Tuesday to fund the Department of Homeland Security through September 30th, 2015 — without any restrictions on immigration.

    Miami Immigration Lawyer- 1 readers -
  • Can I Take a Picture of Police Making an Arrest?

    Can I take a picture of Police Making an Arrest? For certain the answer is yes. The issue is what will the police officers do to you once they see you taking the picture, and what remedy you have against the police? There are two separate actions the police can take that may be actionable. If they assault you and/or break your camera. If they can arrest you for something.

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  • Survivorship Deeds in Florida - Proceed with Caution

    Written by Jeffrey Skatoff • March 5th, 2015 • Probate Litigation, Real Estate Litigation, Resources, Other Resources, An ambiguous deed with survivorship language creates confusion, requiring the court to interpret the ownership of real estate. In Simon v. Koplin, 2015 Fla. App. LEXIS 3045 (2nd DCA 2015), an individual, Mr.

    Florida Probate, Trust and Estate Blog- 2 readers -
  • Avoiding St. Louis Semi-Truck Accidents

    Semi-trucks form a small part of registered vehicles on the road; however, they are the cause of a large number of road accidents. Car accidents involving semi-trucks often result in catastrophic injuries and fatalities. The most common cause of car accidents is not looking for other motorists and pedestrians on the road while making a right turn.

    Christopher Hoffmann/ St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 2 readers -
  • Homeowners Associations & Premises Liability Concerns

    If you have private property, you probably know that you can be held liable for a person’s injuries from an accident caused by negligence. If you are a member of a homeowners association (HOA), however, this duty of care can be a bit murkier. While some HOAs are only responsible for maintaining common neighborhood facilities, many HOAs are responsible for taking care of certai ...

    Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 1 readers -
  • Peoples Securities Broker in Willimantic, CT, Sanctioned by Securities Regulator

    March 2, 2015 – Willimantic, CT Tricia D. Willis entered into a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (AWC) with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) to resolve allegations that she converted customer funds to personal use by signing the customer’s nam28 withdrawal slips without the customer’s authorizations in violation FINRA Rule 2010 Willis was barred f ...

    Rex Securities Law- 2 readers -
  • Approval

    We have reported the moral decay in the Internet, here. Insults under the guise of freedom of expression and of course the anonymity of the Internet. Here is a post that makes it clear, t ...

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  • What to do if You are Victim of Police Brutality

    What to do if You are Victim of Police Brutality Violent or abusive encounters with law enforcement officers can be traumatizing. Not only do victims suffer injury at the hands of police officers, but often find themselves arrested and stuck in jail for some time afterward. It is not surprising that these encounters can leave victims upset, in pain, and wanting justice.

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  • Tips on Improving Your Relationship with Your Attorney

    In bankruptcy court yesterday, I witnessed a judge give a debtor in a Chapter 13 case the opportunity in open court to state why she was upset with her attorney. It was a cringe worthy moment and a reminder to me of how easily an attorney/client relationship can go south if not carefully attended to by both sides.

    Bond and Botes- 4 readers -
  • The Alice Penny Drops In East Texas

    As we wrote last month, the early stats suggest that Alice v. CLS Bank has changed the landscape of patent litigation, with a 69% win rate for accused infringers on motions seeking a judgment that an asserted patent is not directed to patentable subject matter. One of the bigger open questions is what reception Alice will receive in the Eastern District of Texas, which runs ne ...

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 4 readers -
  • Bank of America Postscript

    We get emails from blog readers. With thousands of visits per year, we are humbled by how far and wide our blog reaches. Often we hear how a particular post was circulated within a company. Thankfully, we are blessed with both great clients and a great audience of active readers. Most of the mail about Bank of America comes from homeowners.

    Due Diligence- 9 readers -
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