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  • Rotator Cuff Injury from a Car Accident – St. Louis Lawyer

    The impact of an auto accident can put significant stress on the shoulder, causing a rotator cuff tear. Car accidents can cause a variety of shoulder injuries, and a rotator cuff tear is common among them. What is a Rotator Cuff Tear? The rotator cuff is a group of four muscles and tendons that stabilize the shoulder joint and enabled us to lift and rotate our arms.

    St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 10 readers -
  • David Apted – Private Securities Transactions

    David Apted Allegedly Engaged in Private Securities Transactions with Two Customers who Invested over $300,000 in a Venture-capital Fund David Apted allegedly engaged in private securities transactions with two customers who invested over $300,000 in a certain venture-capital fund, according to a recent Letter of Acceptance, Waiver, and Consent (AWC) presently being reviewed by attorneys Alan Ros.

    Alan Rosca/ Investment Fraud Lawyers- 10 readers -
  • What Is an Unsecured Debt?

    An unsecured debt is an obligation or debt that does not have personal or real property serving as collateral for payment of the debt. If you fail to make payment on an unsecured debt, the creditor cannot take any of your property without first suing you and getting a court judgment. There are a few exceptions to this rule, such as back child support, back taxes or delinquent g ...

    Grant Mcnutt/ Bond and Botes- 9 readers -
  • The Truth About Credit Cards

    With the holiday shopping season upon us, I think we need to talk about credit cards and the evil that may lurk in the fine print. It is difficult to checkout at any store lately without the clerk trying to push me to open a credit card. I know their employer instructs them to make these offers and they most likely make a commission on how many accounts they open, but it has be ...

    Amy Tanner/ Bond and Botes- 13 readers -
  • Birth Injury Lawsuit Compensation Calculators

    How can I determine the potential value of a birth injury case? If you’re looking for a birth injury compensation calculator to give you an idea of what your case may be worth, I have bad news: these tools are completely useless. No computer algorithm can account for the variables involved in such a case.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 7 readers -
  • Five Wet Weather Driving Tips in Georgia

    The fall has brought a series of hurricanes to the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico and heavy downpours to Georgia. Extreme weather calls for extremely careful driving on the interstates and back roads of Georgia. It takes longer to stop and visibility is reduced when roads are slick. Some simple wet weather driving tips can help to protect you during downpours.

    Michael West/ Law Office of Michael West- 10 readers -
  • Outlining Georgia’s “Move Over” Law and Why it Was Extended

    Every year, first responders like police and paramedics are injured or killed on the highways of Georgia. Tow truck drivers are also extremely vulnerable. It’s a reason for the creation of Georgia’s move over law. Georgia enacted the “move over law” which is intended to protect first responders in 2003. The state extended it recently to include vehicles with white lights.

    Michael West/ Law Office of Michael West- 9 readers -
  • The Number of Car Accident Deaths Rose Again Last Year

    While the number of distracted driving accidents went down in 2016, the total number of fatal crashes went up. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently released USDOT accident data for 2016, showing a two-year spike in fatal traffic accidents that exceeds any swings the US has experienced in over 50 years.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 16 readers -
  • Mark Your Calendars Payday Lenders: New Rules Expected to Take Effect in 2019 (Maybe)

    Several weeks ago, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced new rules governing payday lenders set to go into effect in 2019—that is if Congress doesn’t have its say first. As an aside, my colleagues have previously written on the need for payday loan reform on the state level. A more recent piece speaks to why payday loan reform is good for Alabama, and a pie ...

    Bond and Botes- 11 readers -
  • What Are the Elements of an FDCPA Claim?

    By: Robert J. Nahoum THE PROBLEM: You’ve lost your job and fallen on hard times. Debt collectors have been after you, and are becoming increasingly abusive and harassing. Some debt collectors have even crossed the line into illegal debt collection activities in violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 13 readers -
  • Brann & Isaacson Congratulates Its Six Super Lawyers For 2017

    Brann & Isaacson congratulates its Super Lawyers honorees for 2017: George S. Isaacson—Tax and Business Litigation Martin I. Eisenstein —Tax, Business Litigation, and Business/Corporate Martha E. Greene—Estate Planning & Probate, Nonprofit Organizations, and Estate & Trust Litigation Peter J. Brann— Business Litigation and Intellectual Property Litigation Stacy O.

    Brann & Isaacson- 8 readers -
  • Teaching Physicians and Medicare Fraud

    New Whistleblower Award Opportunities for Information about Teaching Physicians Engaged in Healthcare Fraud Can you imagine being 82 years old, a highly respected physician at university teaching hospital and facing a decade in prison? That is the predicament Dr. Kenneth Rall finds himself in today after pleading guilty felony Medicare fraud.

    Due Diligence- 13 readers -
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