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Hurricane Irma barreled down on us with all of her forceful winds and torrential rains. She was scary and relentless. There was mass evacuation. Commercial flights were booked. Trains were booked. There was gridlock with the concern as to whether gas would even be available. There were many people that did not evacuate, uncertain as to the eventual path Irma would take.
Federal Employee Benefit Counselors a/k/a Keystone Capital Partners, Inc., Christopher Laws, Jonathan Cooke, Danny Hood and Brandon Long are the subject of Securities and Exchange Commission complaint filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia that is currently under review by attorneys Alan Rosca, Lydia Floyd and James Booker.
Bicyclists are extremely vulnerable to injury if they are involved in a crash. Their bodies often have little more than thin clothing to protect them—and it usually doesn’t protect much. One common piece of safety equipment that bicyclists rely upon is a helmet. Bicyclists wear helmets to protect their heads, neck, and face should an impact occur.
Should the courts treat mental and physical injuries differently when it comes to assessing damages? Find out in Richard Johnson‘s latest case law u ...
If you’ve been injured in a underride truck wreck, call the Dallas 18-wheeler accident attorneys at Rasansky Law Firm. Car accidents involving tractor trailers are often catastrophic on their own, but underride accidents can present additional complications and product liability issues. We can help. Call us at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation.
The cost of a College education is rising each year. I have 2 children, ages 2 and 7 and can only imagine what costs will be in 2028 and 2033. For example, The University of Alabama cost of attendance for the 2017-2018 academic year is estimated to be $30,184 for in-state students and $48,634 for out-of-state students.
Every driver is responsible for following the law, including signs on the road. Safe driving can mean the difference between life and death. It is therefore important that when we are driving to work, home, or to any other destination, we exercise great caution. Unfortunately, each day there are drivers who choose to drive negligently and as a result, put lives at risk.
How can an employer ensure a safe workplace while also protecting its individual employees’ human rights? Erin Brandt considers this question in her latest case l ...
In an order issued on August 18, 2017, the Circuit Court of Montgomery County, Alabama canceled an assessment of use tax issued against Scholastic Book Clubs, concluding that Scholastic, represented by partner David Bertoni, lacked sufficient contacts with Alabama to be required to collect and remit tax.
Riding is a great pleasure and a great convenience for many. Motorcyclists, however, are obviously more vulnerable to injury than motorists of larger vehicles whom they share the road with. Nevertheless, many Texas cyclists are advocating for legal lane splitting, which can help reduce sluggish traffic and diminish commute times.
As Georgia personal injury lawyers we often come across the situation where an accident victim wants to file a lawsuit but believes he or she may be partly to blame for a wreck. Not all car wrecks are clear cut. If another driver cuts in front of you on the highway, you may not be able to brake quickly enough to avoid hitting the car in front.
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Uber and similar ride-sharing companies have become ubiquitous almost overnight, challenging traditional taxi services in cities across the country – and the world. Unheard of a few short years ago, Uber, Lyft, Sidecar and the like are now everywhere.
The FTC has asked interested parties to address a wide variety of questions concerning its CAN-SPAM rules, including whether the rule provides any benefits to consumers. Where might this lead? HISTORY OF CAN-SPAM RULES The Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act (or “CAN-SPAM”) went into effect on January 1, 2004.
Pedestrian accidents caused by a driver’s negligence can result in serious injuries and damages. After such accidents, insurance companies will do everything in their power to try to limit their liability and exposure. In some cases, the insurance company may go so far as to deny liability altogether.
By: Robert J. Nahoum Our client, recently discovered that a nearly $3,000.00 default judgment was entered against her in 2007 by Cypress Financial Recoveries in the District Court, County of Nassau. She first learned of the judgment when she received a notice from the Nassau County Sheriff that her wages were going to be garnisheed.
Our client worked at a gym. When she was dismissed from her job because of medical issues she suffered due to a car accident, she filed a Human Rights complaint against both the franchisee and franchisor of the gym. The franchisor, Snap ...
Motorcycle accidents are extremely dangerous and are often catastrophic. In 2015, 40 percent of those riders in fatal accidents were not wearing a helmet, and most motorcycle accidents are a result of the other driver not seeing the motorcycle. If you ride, ride safely. If you are ever injured in a motorcycle accident, follow the protocol outlined below.
It can be hard to know when to start estate planning. Nobody ever takes the time to stop and think about when they might die. But, in this day and age; it is a topic that should be discussed and planned for. Accidents happen all the time, and you never know if one will be fatal. It is better to be prepared and not need to start estate planning than to need documents and not have them.
In a continuing effort to minimize homestead foreclosures in the Empire State, New York Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law (RPAPL) Section 13041 requires notice be sent to the mortgagor at least 90 days before a foreclosure action is commenced against the borrower. This provision applies no matter the type or balance of the loan and is equally applicable to lenders, assi ...
ATF has released its annual Firearms Commerce in the United States Statistical Update for 2017. As my one friend put it, “[t]his is like fantasy football stats for silencer dorks.” It’s actually like that for a lot more than the silencer crowd, but I digress. The Annual Firearms Manufacturing and Exportation Report (AFMER) is only current through 2015.