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  • B&I Lawyers Prevail in Federal Civil Rights Jury Trial

    On November 2, 2017, following a two-day federal jury trial, associate Connor J.K. Beatty, supervised by litigation partner Daniel A. Nuzzi, obtained a unanimous plaintiff verdict in a federal civil rights case. In this case in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maine, the jury found that the prison disciplinary captain and prison warden violated the prisoner’s due pr ...

    Brann & Isaacson- 12 readers -
  • Proposition 65: Big Changes for Direct Marketers

    Starting next summer, you’ll be required put Proposition 65 warnings in your catalogs and on your websites near every affected product. Big changes are coming to Proposition 65, and you need to be ready for them. Proposition 65: Background As a vendor or a consumer, no matter where you live, you’ve not doubt seen Proposition 65 warning stickers.

    Brann & Isaacson- 13 readers -
  • Leverage Your Research History with Docket Alarm Search History

    Docket Alarm is excited to announce the release of visual search history, allowing you to easily track and browse your past research activity. Having search history at your fingertips means you never have to waste time reconstructing a previous search or digging up a document you previously found. If you find a great case or formulate a good search string, it will be automatica ...

    DocketAlarm- 10 readers -
  • 16 Atlanta Postal Workers Are Arrested for Alleged Drug Trafficking

    Drug trafficking is taken very seriously by the federal authorities. However, in a recent case in Georgia, it’s federal workers who are facing charges of accepting bribes to deliver packages of cocaine. In August, the U.S. Department of Justice reported 16 U.S. Metro Atlanta postal service workers were charged with allegedly accepting bribes to deliver large amounts of cocaine ...

    Michael West/ Law Office of Michael West- 6 readers -
  • 10 Office Safety Tips

    There are a number of hazards in every office. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics stated that in 2008 approximately 80,410 office employees were injured while working. By following the office safety tips below, you can ensure your and your coworkers safety while at work. If you have been injured in your work office because of the negligence of someone else or lack of prop ...

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 5 readers -
  • Freedom Debt Relief Accused of Deceiving Customers

    When you’re constantly bombarded with calls about your debts, signing up with a debt settlement company can seem like the easiest way to handle them. However, Reuters reported that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed a lawsuit against Freedom Debt Relief and its co-Chief Executive Andrew Housser this month.

    Cynthia Lawson/ Bond and Botes- 10 readers -
  • Work Safety for Teens

    As your children enter the workforce, it is important to educate them on what work safety entails. Unfortunately, many workplaces that hire teenagers for seasonal and temporary work do not follow work safety guidelines. You can learn more about work safety for teens below in order to ensure your child’s safety and rights.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 5 readers -

    When it comes to construction lien rights, not everyone that touches the project is a proper lienor. Forget about timely serving a Notice to Owner or recording a claim of lien, if you are not a proper lienor, it does not matter if you properly perfected your lien rights. If you are not a proper lienor, you have NO lien rights under the law! Florida Statue s. 713.

    Florida Construction Legal Updates- 11 readers -
  • Protect Young Drivers from Distracted Driving

    Many teens experience their first taste of freedom when they obtain their driver’s license. However, operating a motor vehicle comes with many responsibilities, not the least of which is to ensure you exercise caution when behind the wheel. Teenagers must appreciate that drivers are responsible for a particular duty of care to other drivers and that they must behave responsibly at all times.

    Bruning Legal- 10 readers -
  • Proposition 65: Big Changes for Direct Marketers

    Most of you have seen those little stickers that warn you that a product contains a chemical determined by the State of California to create a risk of cancer, birth defects, or reproductive harm. Well, starting next summer, you’ll be required put those warnings in your catalogs and on your websites near every affected product.

    Brann & Isaacson- 18 readers -
  • Announcing Law Launcher 2017

    Last December, we created something magical. Thanks to modern technology and some incredible people we worked with, we were able to pull it off. We were able to get 20 speakers including Carolyn Elefant, Dan Lear, and John Skiba to share their insights in everything from the tools needed to start a law practice to building Google ad campaigns and more, with hund ...

    Andrew Cabasso/ Jurispage- 10 readers -
  • Don’t Be A Victim Of Unlawful Debt Collectors

    Many times, clients come to my office because they are getting piles of letters and constant phone calls from debt collectors. The stress caused by the constant barrage of letters and phone calls can be severe. It is not unusual for some of these people to break down in tears in my office. In many instances, a smart choice to deal with this situation involves the filing of a ba ...

    Ed Woods/ Bond and Botes- 10 readers -
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