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Today, on third consideration, the Pennsylvania Senate passed SB 383 with the anti-gun amendments, which I previously wrote about earlier today. It is now imperativ ...
Probation is an alternative to going to jail or prison. Instead of being incarcerated, the person remains free for the amount of time they’re sentenced to probation. Typically, probation is ordered for one to three years, but sometimes longer. Texas two types of probation: straight probation and deferred adjudication.
House to Vote on Immigration Bill As a Miami immigration lawyer and an Austin immigration lawyer, I read with interest that the House Republicans are preparing to take up a pair of bills next week that crack down on illegal immigration, according to leadership sources, in a bid to carry out President Donald Trump’s promise of tougher enforcement. Below are some frequently asked questions.
On June 28, 2017, in response to a lawsuit filed in Massachusetts Superior Court by Brann & Isaacson on behalf of the American Catalog Mailers Association and NetChoice, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue revoked, effective immediately, Directive 17–1, “Requirement that Out-of-State Internet Vendors with Significant Massachusetts Sales Must Collect Sales or Use Tax.
A male client was traveling in snowy conditions through the Forest Park section of Cook County when he was struck from behind by another car that failed to reduce their speed since it was following too closely. The victim sustained neck and back injuries, requiring medical attention at Loyola Hospital and significant follow-up treatments and three months of physical therapy.
Although the Prime Sponsor of SB 383 – Senator White – stated on Monday that there was no longer an ability to amend SB 383 in relation to the issues I previously raised, yesterday, Philadelphia Democratic Senator Sharif Street added several anti-gun and anti-right amendments to SB 383, as initially reported by PennLive, which passed, 49-1.
Martin Eisenstein recently presented a webinar for Strafford Publishing on sales tax issues in connection with cloud computing. His presentation focused on the thorny questions of sourcing cloud computing services as well as of character ...
Accident reconstruction can be used to help determine fault in a car accident. It is not uncommon for insurance companies to dispute car accident claims. There are car accident victims who truly believe they are in the right – that the accident was caused by the other driver, and they are entitled to compensation, but they simply have no proof.
In 2016, Kent Employment Law introduced its Employer Forum series in Vancouver. An in-house resource for forward-thinking business owners and HR professionals, our Forums offer an opportunity to connect and learn from each other in a casual, relaxed setting. Earlier this month, we were delighted to introduce our Employer Forums to the Okanagan business community.
The weather is heating up, which means that lakes and rivers are seeing more jet skis. jet skis provide fun family entertainment, but they can also be dangerous. Before hitting the water, it’s important to be aware of common jet ski injuries so you can stay safe. Operator error is the main cause of jet ski injuries.
Kim Dee Isaacson Allegedly Made Fraudulent Misrepresentations and Omissions of Material Facts to Morgan Stanley Customers Kim Dee Isaacson allegedly made fraudulent misrepresentations and omissions of material facts to Morgan Stanley customers, according to a Complaint from FINRA’s Department of Enforcement currently under review by attorneys Alan Rosca and James Booker.
Takata, the Japanese auto maker who has been embroiled in a deadly airbag scandal, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States on Sunday. Takata’s airbags are the subject of the largest recall in U.S. history. The airbags have been blamed for at least 16 deaths, and Takata has been hit by more than a billion dollars in penalties and costs.
As our viewers are aware, I previously blogged about some of the issues with SB 383 in relation to permitting Pennsylvania teachers to carry firearms in schools. While some minor amendments have been offered in relation to it, there are still a plethora of issues, which preclude me from supporting it, even though I am highly in favor of arming our teachers.
According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons car crashes are one of the most common causes of spinal fractures. Accidents are common on our highways, but that doesn’t make them any less traumatic. Physical and emotional damage caused by a car accident can take a long time to heal. In some cases, the victim never recovers completely and has to live with permanent disabilities.
When modern safety features are damaged in an auto accident, the repair costs are often substantial. There’s no denying that safety features in vehicles save many lives on the road. With every new generation of cars that is released, there are new and improved safety features. From extra air bags, to parking cameras and sensors that will alert you if you drift out of your lane.
Security clearance issues, it seems, are in the news just about every day as of late. The news covers a lot of areas. Security Clearance Process in the News at the Highest Level Do you have to complete the SF 86 in its entirety to be given Security Clearance that allows access to classified material? Security Clearance Applications (SF 86) – Full and Complete Disclosure ...
Successful merging requires good judgment. Unfortunately, due to negligence, merging accidents are common on many interstate highways. It’s no wonder that interstates see a lot of accidents at the points where they merge with other roads. During rush hours, wrecks are increasingly common. Also, if there is an accident while merging onto the interstate it’s far more likely to be ...
Wells Fargo’s Mortgage Office, Despite a Major Scandal in Its Consumer Division, Allegedly Put Unauthorized Changes Through to Home Loans Which Were Owned by Customers in Bankruptcy Well Fargo’s Mortgage side allegedly put unauthorized changes through to home loans which were purportedly owned by clients in a state of bankruptcy, according to a new Class Action Suit currently under review by atto.