• How Can I Drop Domestic Violence Charges?

      Can I Drop Domestic Violence Charges? Domestic Violence Charges This question typically comes up in one of two ways. First, the victim of domestic violence will call to speak with an attorney and say that he or she does not want to press charges. Second, the defendant will call and tell the attorney that his or her significant other does not want to prosecute the case.

      Michael Dye/ Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney- 6 readers -
    • LPL and $775 Million Advisor Part Ways Amid Investigation

      LPL and $775 Million Advisor Part Ways Amid Investigation Posted on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 9:15 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: LPL Financial and its top Louisiana advisor split ways last month when received the advisor receiving a Wells Notice revealing an investigation by FINRA.

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    • Louisiana Gumbo Festival of Chackbay

      Louisiana Gumbo Festival of Chackbay October 9th, 2015 – October 11th, 2015 Chackbay Fair Grounds 326 LA Highway 304, Chackbay, Thibodaux, LA 70301 985-633-2828 The 42nd Annual Louisiana Gumbo Festival of Chackbay will be a weekend filled with great live Cajun music, dancing & the BEST gumbo in the state of Louisiana! The Grammy Award Winning Country Group Shenandoah will headlin.

      Houma Personal Injury Attorney- 4 readers -
  • FCC Enforcement Advisory – Form 477 Report Every Six Months or Face Penalties

    October 7, 2015, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) Enforcement Bureau reminded providers of voice and broadband Internet services of their continued duty to file timely, complete, and accurate FCC Form 477 reports.[1] This Advisory is intended to highlight the Form 477 submission requirements and the importance of telephone and broadband subscription a ...

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 2 readers -
  • A Look At Bankruptcy Prosecution Under Title 18

    The bankruptcy system in the United States was designed to assist consumers and businesses find relief from overwhelming debt following often unavoidable circumstances in their lives. According to data published by the U.S. federal courts,1 the bankruptcy court system receives more than one million filings from businesses and non-businesses on an annual basis.

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 2 readers -
  • Eastern District of Texas Stands Alone As Venue For Patent Lawsuits

    It is no secret that patent litigation has been concentrated in less than a handful of the 90–plus federal judicial districts in the United States for a number of years. In 2012—after the America Invents Act put in place the current rule that a plaintiff cannot sue unrelated defendants for infringing the same patent in the same case, resulting in a sudden explosion in the numb ...

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 2 readers -
  • Texas High Court Rules Flag Burning Ban Unconstitutional

    Prior to October 7, 2015, it was a Class A Misdemeanor for anyone to “intentionally or knowingly damage, deface, mutilate, or burn the flag of the United States or the State of Texas.” (Texas Penal Code §42.11) However, in a 6-3 ruling today, the Court of Criminal Appeals struck down the law holding it to be “facially invalid because it is unconstitutionally overbroad in violati ...

    Benson Varghese/ Fort Worth Criminal Defense Attorney- 3 readers -
  • Investigating a Slip and Fall Case Can Be Complicated

    Investigating a Slip and Fall Case Can Be Complicated October 7, 2015 Eric Block No comments Slip and fall accidents are one of the most common ways in which people sustain serious injuries in the United States. While slip and falls are not generally thought of as serious accidents, the National Safety Council (NSC) indicates that nearly 9 million people1 seek treatment in e ...

    Eric Block/ jacksonvillepersonalinjury.attorney- 4 readers -
  • Can Your Chapter 13 Payment Change?

    Can Your Chapter 13 Payment Change? Posted on Oct 07, 2015 By Joshua Lawhorn October 7, 2015 by Joshua Lawhorn In a Chapter 13 personal reorganization, you have an ongoing plan payment which usually is made whenever you receive a paycheck. This payment is determined by a number of factors, the primary one being your disposable income.

    Joshua Lawhorn/ Bond and Botes- 5 readers -
  • A Primer on FINRA's Rule 8210 (and Rule 9552) Investigation Process

    From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: Financial advisors may find themselves to be the subject of a FINRA investigation conducted pursuant to FINRA Rule 8210. Brokers absolutely should retain competent securities counsel to help them. Let’s examine Rule 8210, and its companion rule related to non-compliance, FINRA Rule 9552. 8210.

    Eccleston Law Offices- 4 readers -
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