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  • How to Avoid Medical Errors

    When you go through a medical procedure, whether it is a life-saving treatment or an elective surgery, the last thing you want to experience is a medical error. Small and significant medical mistakes can cause injuries and in some cases, even death. According to research performed at Johns Hopkins University, more than 250,000 deaths every year are due to medical errors in the U.S. If the U.S.

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  • Road Defects Can Be a Major Cause of Traffic Accidents

    The Washington Post reported in 2009 that poor road design or conditions played a role in more than half of all fatal automobile accidents in the United States, resulting in more deaths than any other single factor, including speeding, drunk driving, and not using seat belts. Despite such a dramatic impact on traffic safety, state and local governments frequently do not correct ...

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  • Legal Separation Versus Divorce

    Legal separation and divorce are two words we never want to hear. For couples wishing to part ways, however, they are two options to consider. With nearly 50% of all marriages ending in divorce, knowing your options if your relationship ends is more important than ever. But what is the difference between the two? What is the difference between legal separation versus divorce? W ...

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  • Preventing Holiday Burn Injuries

    With the holidays just around the corner, it is important to remember to practice proper safety in the kitchen and when putting up your holiday decorations. In order to prevent burn injuries and to ensure the safety of yourself and the loved ones around you, read below to find out how to prevent holiday burn injuries.

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  • Are Car Accidents Civil or Criminal Matters?

    Before discussing whether car accidents are civil or criminal matters (or even both), it is important to understand a bit about the American legal system and the difference between types of litigation. Although judges hear both civil and criminal cases, unless the court is specialized, there are not different courthouses or judges for these matters.

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  • Are Self Driving Cars Causing More Accidents?

    Are Self Driving Cars Causing More Accidents? Self driving cars are poised to be a hugely significant technological breakthrough. If companies like Tesla, Uber, Google, and many others are to be believed, self-driving cars will usher in a new, better era of transportation which, according to these companies, will include the fact that self driving cars will be safer to operate a ...

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  • Slow Down Or Move Over – Save An Officer’s Life!

    Tragically, its happened again. On Saturday, November 4th, 2017, State Trooper Thomas Nipper was killed when a pickup truck plowed into his patrol car during a traffic stop on I-35 in Temple, Texas. Texas Transportation Code 545.157 (the Texas “Move Over” law) requires motorists to either slow down to 20 mph under the speed limit, or move over one lane, when a police or other e ...

    Stewart Guss/ Houston Personal Injury Attorney- 7 readers -
  • Car Seat Do’s and Don’ts

    Car seats have been proven to significantly lower children’s injuries in car accidents. Car seats lower the risk of injury for infants by 71 percent, toddlers by 54 percent, and children 4 to 8 years of age by 45 percent. Installing and using a car seat properly can save your child from being seriously injured.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Safely Shopping on Black Friday

    Black Friday has become an extremely popular day where holiday shoppers flood stores everywhere to take advantage of huge discounts the day after Thanksgiving. Unfortunately, Black Friday also presents opportunities vulnerable shoppers to be taken advantage of. If you are planning to hit the stores this Black Friday, it’s important to keep your safety in mind at all times.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 7 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- 6 readers -
  • U.S. Golf Manufacturers Council Submits Amicus Brief on Inter Partes Review

    On October 26, 2017, the U.S. Golf Manufacturers Council (USGMC) filed an amicus curiae brief in the Supreme Court in support of the respondents in Oil States Energy Services v. Greene’s Energy Group, arguing that the inter partes review proceedings through which the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office cancels invalid patents plays a vital and successful role in ensuring patent quality.

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  • Direct Mail For Law Firms In The Digital Age

    If your law firm wants to reach a lot of people, direct mail remains a cost-effective marketing option. Practically everyone has a mailbox, and most people check theirs daily. In fact, about 79% of consumers consider reading mail to be more convenient than going online. But going online and reading paper mail can work hand-in-hand to help boost brand awareness.

    Stacey Burke/ Stacey E Burke Blog- 8 readers -