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Attorney Uche persuades Illinois Appellate Court to throw out client’s conviction for drug trafficking by Attorney Uche | May 22, 2017 | Recent Wins | In a major appellate victory, Attorney Uche persuaded Illinois’ Third Appellate District Court to throw out his client’s 12-year sentence and conviction for drug trafficking. The case, People v.
Attorney Uche was hired as co-counsel on a case in which Cook County Prosecutors charged a Chicago resident with armed habitual criminal. Chicago police had accused the man of unlawful possession of a gun. The Defendant had an extensive criminal background which included prior gun charges which the jury learned about.
Attorney Uche was hired by a young man charged with four counts of rape after his prior attorney had urged him to plead guilty. The Lake County persecutors during a week-long jury trial had presented eight witnesses including two detectives, a nurse and a DNA expert. The defense only presented one witness: the Defendant. ...
Getting the power of attorney means entrusting someone with your legal responsibilities. Power of attorney works in a serious manner, often determining your legal abilities and successes. While many seek arrangements, few know the different types and how they serve clients. There are so many different ways to seek a power of attorney arrangement.
As an insured, it is important to understand the prior acts exclusion in your insurance policy. The prior act exclusion bars coverage for claims that arise out of an act prior to the policy period or specified date in the policy. Knowing this, an insured typically can get some prior acts coverage to cover claims that arise out of an act that precedes the policy period (e.g.
As someone who grew up in a small town in South Dakota, I confess a longstanding ignorance of the legitimate concerns and grievances of African Americans in the United States. I’ve never been racially profiled; no one has ever crossed the street to avoid walking by me on the sidewalk; I’ve never been called a nigger, and I’ve never had to contend with the reality that my Coun ...
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Truck driving is a dangerous job. In 2015, more than 25 percent of all workplace fatalities in America occurred in the trucking industry. So, what exactly makes this such a dangerous occupation? Pay structure. Because truck drivers are often paid by the mile, not by the hour, they are forced to choose between productivity and safety.
In order to prevent bicycle accidents that often lead to serious injuries like broken bones, abrasions, and head trauma, practicing bicycle safety is imperative. In honor of May’s Bike Safety Month, Staver Law Group has compiled this list of 10 bike safety tips that can reduce the risk of bicycle accidents and the life-altering injuries that come with them.
It seems like Wells Fargo just can’t stay out of the news. A class action lawsuit was recently filed in the Eastern District of California, specifically Sacramento, California, alleging that Wells Fargo deliberately failed to update consumer credit reports following a Bankruptcy discharge. This, in essence, defeats the entire purpose of the fresh start of bankruptcy.
Contracts oftentimes contain conditions precedent to payment or another affirmative obligation. The condition precedent needs to occur to trigger a party’s obligation to perform. If the condition precedent does not occur, then the obligation to perform is never triggered. Contracting parties need to understand and appreciate conditions precedent to perform in their contract.
Fernando de la Lama Merino Allegedly Sold Illiquid Structured Notes and Bonds Referred by a Foreign Individual while Associated with EFG Capital International, a FINRA Regulated Member Firm Fernando de la Lama Merino allegedly made sales of illiquid structured notes and bonds referred by a foreign individual while he was associated with EFG Capital International, according to a Complaint from FIN.
Ronald D. Broadstone Allegedly Misappropriated Customer Assets, Engaged in Unauthorized Trading, and Settled a Customer Complaint without Proper Notification Ronald Broadstone allegedly misappropriated customer assets, engaged in unauthorized trading, and settled a customer complaint without proper notification, according to a recent Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (AWC ...
Jeffrey Paul Dragon Allegedly Produced over $421,000 in Commissions for Himself and Berthel, Fisher & Co. Financial Services, Inc. at the Purported Expense of Customers; Jeffrey Paul Dragon Allegedly Recommended and Effected a Pattern of Unsuitable Short-term Trading of Unit Investment Trusts (UITs) Jeffrey Paul Dragon, over a two-year period, allegedly generated over $421,0 ...
Clay Emerson Hoffman Allegedly Took Part in Unsuitable Transactions, Unauthorized Transactions, Excessive trading, and Fraud Clay Emerson Hoffman allegedly engaged in, among other things, unsuitable transactions, unauthorized transactions, excessive trading, and fraud, according to a Complaint from FINRA’s Department of Enforcement currently under review by attorneys Alan Rosca and James Booker.
Richard William Lunn Martin Allegedly Made Recommendations for Long-term Holding, Non-traditional Exchange Traded Funds (ETF’s) to All of His Customers; Martin Allegedly Made Claims that the Global Economy was on the Precipice of Catastrophe Richard William Lunn Martin allegedly made recommendations for long-term holding, non-traditional exchange traded funds (ETF’s) to all of his customers, acco.