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fraud > Why You Should Hire a Miami Immigration Lawyer As a Miami immigration lawyer, I sometimes come across clients who want to know why they should hire an immigration lawyer. The benefits to hiring a lawyer, versus preparing an immigration application yourself, are tremendous. Here are some benefits: Immigration law is notoriously complex.
Mediocre Performance of Hedge Funds Hidden By Reporting Biases Posted on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 2:27 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: According to a recent study, the average annualized return for the hedge fund industry since 1996 decreases from 12.6 percent to just 6.
August 27, 2015 The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has alleged that Harrison Schumacher and his two Los Angeles companies, Quantum Energy LLC and Quaneco LLC, raised over $12.3 million from some 300 investors in connection with oil and gas offerings that were not registered. The complaint, which was filed in Los Angeles seeks an emergency asset freeze.
August 20, 2015-West Palm Beach, FL Moshe Yehuda Dunoff was charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) with participating in a boiler room fraud that raised over $1.5 million from 58 investors in 14 countries. Victims were led to believe they were investing in the purchase and sale of discounted U.S. Securities.
August 28, 2015 Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart issued a cease and desist order to the following Austin, Texas residents: Carson Energy, Inc. Earl Carter Bills II Anthony Weber Jerrold S. Rothouse The order alleges that Iowans have been defrauded out of more the $2.1 in connection with the sale of unregistered oil & gas investments.
As modern consumers, we have come to expect certain safety features to be standard in vehicles. Most people would think twice about ever buying a vehicle that did not come equipped with seat belts, air bags, head restraints, antilock brakes, or a traction control system. So some might wonder why these safety features are so important, but the answer is actually quite simple.
With phrases like “[t]his is the argument that makes judges cringe when they receive sanctions motions,” “moving defendants ask for the sun and the moon,” and “the proof of the pudding,” a recent order out of the Southern District of New York on a motion for sanctions reads like a breath of fresh air on the ever-evolving case law related to attorneys fees under Section 285 of the Patent Act (fo.
Last week I had an interesting phone call with a client, in summary: Client: “I got a thank you note, did you cover it on my social media profiles?” Me: “I did not know about the note, can you send it over?” Client: “You should just have it!” The basis of this conversation inspired this blog post which is basically a beginner’s guide for lawyers with social media programs.
Previously, I discussed the concept of “statutory employer” in the framework of workers compensation. Again, this concept is based on language in Florida Statute s. 440.10(1)(b) that provides: In case a contractor sublets any part or parts of his or her contract work to a subcontractor or subcontractors, all of the employees of such contractor and subcontractor or subcontra ...
Sen. Grassley Of Iowa Has Come To The Aid Of A Whistleblower In A False Claims Act Case That Could Be Worth Millions Senator Grassley is almost as much of a hero to whistleblowers as was Abraham Lincoln. Congress passed the original False Claims Act law during the Civil War at the behest of President Lincoln.
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Evolving technology makes our lives more convenient but our roads more dangerous. Gadgets, like cell phones and GPS devices, take our attention off of the road, leading to an increasing number of accidents caused by distracted drivers. Recent high profile campaigns highlighting the dangers of texting and driving have reached millions of Americans.
2014 is starting to look pretty exciting in the legal industry. I am guessing that this year we will be seeing lots more dot coms added to the list of those already hoping to be the next ground breaking disruption for lawyers. For the sake of tracking them, I wanted to put together a comprehensive of list of those that I have been able to identify and share with you all.
An estimated 20% of all car accidents take place in commercial parking lots. Surprisingly, more accidents happen in parking garages and parking lots than in highways and main roads. When driving in a parking lot, even the most careful and defensive driver may divert his attention from driving to other issues, such as looking for a suitable parking place or being in a hurry to get into the shop.
Written by Anya Van Veen • August 31st, 2015 • Probate Litigation, Guardianship Litigation, Florida guardianship statutes, the Florida probate rules, and the general rules of Florida civil procedure often operate together to dictate the rights and deadlines that a party has in a given proceeding. In Adelman v.
When you think of a lawsuit, you likely think about movies or television shows depicting dramatic trials in courtrooms. In reality, the large majority of personal injury claims are able to reach a settlement agreement and never make it to trial. However, there is a small percentage of injured victims that never receive a fair and favorable settlement offer from the negligent party.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) recently announced Joseph C. Schroeder (Schroeder) submitted a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (“AWC”) pursuant to FINRA Rule 9216 of FINRA’s Code of Procedure in connection with allegations he, inter alia, engaged in private securities transactions, borrowed funds from a customer, and exercised unauthorized trades.