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  • Franklin County Sheriff Contends He’s Immune From Judicial Oversight

    In a brief filed before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the Franklin County Sheriff has taken an eerily Orwellian position that he is immune from judicial oversight and cannot be held liable for his actions – even those explicitly violating state law. As our viewers are aware, on May 20, 2016, the Commonwealth Court issued a monumental decision in John Doe, et al., v. Franklin County, et al.

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 13 readers -
  • When Is the Right Time to Call a Foreclosure Defense Attorney?

    When Is the Right Time to Call a Foreclosure Defense Attorney? It is only natural to feel devastated to receive a legally-required notice in the mail telling you that you have 90 days to correct your mortgage delinquency or you may face a foreclosure action in New York civil court. If you do not have the funds to cure your delinquency or default, you may feel completely helpless.

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 26 readers -
  • Secondary Car Crashes – St. Louis Auto Wreck Lawyer

    Secondary crashes occur when an initial accident causes another car accident. Car accidents can leave you overwhelmed and shocked, especially if they involve multiple vehicles. For this reason, secondary crashes are particularly scary. It occurs when an initial accident causes another car accident.

    St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 13 readers -
  • JurisPage Gives Law Firms A Boost With New Legal Marketing Service

    Many solos and small firms are looking to get more business from the Internet. But often they just don’t have the budget to do it. Other firms may be able to spend $3,000-5,000 per month on SEO and advertising, but for a firm that’s just starting out or testing the waters, they need an extremely cost-effective way to drive traffic both short and long-term.

    Andrew Cabasso/ Jurispage- 17 readers -
  • FINRA Expels Red River Securities

    FINRA Expels Red River Securities Posted on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 9:21 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: Red River Securities, a Plano, Texas-based broker-dealer, has been expelled from FINRA for fraudulent sales in five oil and gas joint ventures. In addition, the firm was ordered to pay $24.6 million in restitution to its customers.

    Eccleston Law Offices- 11 readers -
  • When Drinking In Public Becomes a Crime

    When Drinking In Public Becomes a Crime Posted by Matthew Sharp under DWI/DUI February 15, 2017 Texas is a big state with a whole lot to do, see and learn. Here’s a fun fact you might not have known about: in Texas, it’s not illegal to drink in public. Does that mean you can freely drink as much as you want wherever you go in Texas? No, there are specifics to the alcohol la ...

    Matthew Sharp/ The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 17 readers -
  • Workplace Discrimination: A Question of Power and Authority

    Trevor Thomas, Lawyer. As we’ve discussed previously on our blog, employees are protected against workplace discrimination by section 13 of the British Columbia Human Rights Code (the Code), which states: A person must not refuse to employ or refuse to continue to employ a person, or discriminate against a person regarding employment or any term or condition of employment be ...

    Wendy Woloshyn/ 17 readers -
  • Delaware Changes Concealed Weapons Agreements (Not for the Better)

    Delaware’s Attorney General recently updated their website to reflect the changes in their Reciprocity Agreements. Previously, the website had listed reciprocity agreements with: ALASKA ARIZONA ARKANSAS COLORADO FLORIDA IDAHO (Enhanced Permits Only) KENTUCKY MAINE MICHIGAN MISSOURI NEW MEXICO NORTH CAROLINA NORTH DAKOTA OHIO OKLAHOMA SOUTH DAKOTA (Enhanced P ...

    Adam Kraut/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 13 readers -
  • FAQ About Trusts in Missouri

    What is a Trust? A trust is a legal arrangement in which on party transfers assets to another party, who holds those assets “in trust” for the benefit of others. The party who creates the trust is called the “grantor” or “settlor,” the party that holds the assets is known as the “trustee,” and the party from whom the assets are held is referred to as the “beneficiary” (or “benef ... 9 readers -
  • Most Dangerous Intersections in Chicago for Runners

    Chicago has a large and avid running culture. Unfortunately, runners often have a difficult time safely navigating the congested sidewalks, paths, and roads. Heavy traffic and careless drivers can turn a healthy pastime into a nightmare in a split second. There are a number of intersections in Chicago that are considered extremely dangerous for runners and other pedestrians.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 13 readers -