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Internal injuries are among the worst type of injuries that can result from car accidents. The force of trauma in a car accident can cause damage to any of the vital organs in the body. One such organ that can get injured by the blunt force trauma from car accidents is the liver. In this post, our St. Louis car wreck lawyers will discuss hepatic injuries resulting from car accidents.
Presentation February 24th, 2017 at 1:45 to 2:45 pm On February 24th, Erin Brandt will share her knowledge and experience with the members of Women Leading the Way™, the Minerva ...
This post examines the USPTO's draft Examination Guide on Incapable Informational Matter - essentially matter that is not capable of federal trademark registration because it cannot function as a trademark. The Draft Guide focused on three main categories: matter that is 1) "used in a manner merely to convey infor ...
Since all of us are human, we all have normal desires for companionship. Those desires, however, when coupled with bad people and the ubiquitous internet can, unfortunately, sometimes lead to negative consequences. This is especially true for anyone who holds a security clearance. Whether the problem is due to drugs, alcohol, financial, criminal issues or sexual behavior, if so ...
Distracted driving is an epidemic in the United States, in part due to the rise of smartphones and mobile apps. We are constantly connected to our friends and family, our email, and our social media accounts and this constant connectivity brings about a sense of urgency for many people when it comes to communication.
Some news to share. It’s not necessarily a bad thing, in particular if you are advertising online. Google is deploying a new format for its Adwords ads. If you check it out, below, you’ll notice that while the word “ad” used to be white inside of a green box, now the text is green while the box is transparent.
South Florida Criminal Attorney | DUI Attorney Blog You Have the Right to Remain Silent Fool! YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO REMAIN SILENT | USE IT Most people view the fifth amendment as a shelter or haven for individuals who have committed a crime. Invoking your right to remain silent is typically viewed as an admission to criminal conduct.
The dangers of texting while driving are nearly as identical to the public as driving while drunk. So why aren’t texters in Missouri subject to similar points, fines, license suspensions, and potential jail time as drunk drivers? Texting while driving has become a dangerous epidemic that isn’t just causing minor accidents.
New Recommendations by the FINRA Dispute Resolution Task Force Posted on Friday, February 17, 2017 at 3:37 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: This is the second in a series of posts to discuss the 51 recommendations the FINRA Dispute Resolution Task Force (Task Force) has made to the National Arbitration and Mediation Committee (NAMC).
Ending a Long Term Relationship When Unmarried in Oregon February 17, 2017 by BrasierLaw Differences Between Being Unmarried and Married When Ending a Long Term Relationship in Oregon In Oregon, the primary difference between how married couples split up versus how unmarried couples split up is spousal support. If you are married, you can get (or have to pay) spousal support.
A study from the NHTSA shows that underinflated and worn out tires can increase the risk of a car crash significantly. For various reasons, hundreds of accidents occur on Missouri roads each day. While many accidents are caused due to the negligence of drivers, others are caused by vehicle defects, malfunctions, and other similar reasons.
That old adage that “things are never as they seem” aptly describes the current situation with student loan servicers. As reported by the New York Post, servicers like Navient—the largest student-loan servicer in the U.S.— are only making the student debt crises even worse. Here’s how the process goes for many borrowers: Get an undergraduate and/or professional degree with ...
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Riding a motorcycle is inherently a high-risk activity. These vehicles are incredibly fast, maneuverable, and have none of the protections offered by cars, trucks, and other vehicles in which the operator is actually inside the vehicle. As a result, when motorcyclists are involved in accidents, they are often very seriously injured.
While truck driver mistakes are the main cause of commercial truck collisions, there are many ways that trucking companies can be negligent and lead to a crash and serious injuries. The following are only some examples of negligence for which trucking companies may be held responsible. Hiring Practices Every trucking company should have a careful hiring system to ensure that ...
As soldiers, veterans or protective service contractors, you pride ourselves on the services you provide to our nation. The government pays hundreds of billions of dollars each year to defense contractors and private security companies. While the VA struggles to provide services to our nation’s warriors, some defense contractors are living high on the hog.