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Prevent a potentially dangerous and fatal accident by learning to drive defensively. Studies have shown that accidents involving passenger cars and semi-trucks can be extremely serious and dangerous. Often it is the occupants of the passenger cars who are vulnerable to serious and life-threatening injuries resulting from the collision.
A federal jury in Los Angeles this week convicted the former chief operating officer of United Commercial Bank (UCB) of criminal fraud and conspiracy charges. After just a few hours of deliberation, the jury convicted Ebrahim Shabudin of all charges. The indictment related to a TARP fraud that ultimately caused the bank to fail. Taxpayers were once again left holding the bag.
Can I Sue an Out-of-State Driver After a Car Accident? Out of the out tens of thousands of car accidents that occur throughout Missouri each year, a significant number are caused by out of state drivers. This is particularly true for metropolitan areas that lie on or near the border of two states, such as St. Louis or Kansas City.
Head-on collisions account for about ten percent of all fatal road accidents in the United States. The severity of an injury caused by a car accident will vary with the type of accident; however, it has been reported that head-on collisions are the most dangerous of all and they invariably result in extremely serious injuries.
Wyoming Based Investment Adviser Fined for Misrepresentation Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 1:22 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: The SEC has fined Logical Wealth Management, Inc., a Wyoming investment adviser for misrepresentations. Between 2006 and 2011, Logical Wealth overstated its assets under management in filings with the SEC, thereby ...
There is nothing scarier than facing a serious or untreatable condition. That’s why we count on our doctors to give us as much honest and helpful information about our diagnoses as possible. Because of this bond, we often feel that going to another doctor for a second (or third) opinion would be a betrayal.
Adjustment of Status (AOS) > A Step-by-Step Guide on What to Expect During Your Marriage Interview, One of the most gratifying things about being a Miami immigration lawyer, is the fact that I have the unique opportunity to help couples build a life in the United States. As some of you may know through personal experience, preparing for your adjustment of status (gree ...
$300 Million Legal Malpractice Suit Settled With jurors lining up outside the courtroom, the law firm of Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker settled a $300 million legal malpractice lawsuit. A California real estate company, L.A. Pacific, claimed Paul Hastings botched the purchase of a Las Vegas apartment complex in 2004.
President Obama is expected to speak about payday lending when he gives a speech at Lawson State Community College today in Birmingham. Reports state that U.S. Representative Terri Sewell said President Obama will comment on the subprime lending industry during his speech. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is expected to announce the new rules as it relates to payday loa ...
An employment discrimination case before theMaine Human Relations Commission took an unusual turn recently, when Governor Paul LePage attempted to intervene during settlement negotiations. Following the Commission’s probable cause determination against the employer, Governor LePage, acting on information from representatives of the employer, questioned the legitimacy of the Co ...
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. We are days away from announcing the winner of the first Annual Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship. We were simply blown away by the number and quality of the over 400 submissions from all over the country. The subject of the essay competition was What Law Would You Change and Why? And topics ranged from constitut ...