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Chapter 7 is the most commonly filed form of consumer bankruptcy in the United States, and can greatly benefit people who have gotten into more debt than they can handle. The basic premise of a Chapter 7 is this: The court will liquidate (sell) your non-exempt assets and use the proceeds to pay off your debts.
If you have been in a car accident, it is generally a good idea to have an auto accident attorney represent you. While hiring a lawyer is not a legal requirement and you may choose to handle your car accident without any legal assistance, many cases involve complexities that are best addressed by an attorney. The following are a few examples.
As search engine algorithms are continually updated, optimizing your law firm website can become incredibly challenging. While there are several best practices that can help you build a solid foundation for your website, one of the most under-utilized, but highly effective SEO tools for law firms is Yelp.
Teen drivers often become overconfident after one or two years of driving. They tend to indulge in frivolous driving habits and put themselves and others at risk. Liberty Mutual is the fourth largest insurer in the US and has its branches in 30 countries. SADD or Students Against Destructive Decisions is the foremost organization which aims at preventing destructive attitudes a ...
The Story Behind the 2017 Napa Wildfires – PG&E Whistleblowers Post I spent last weekend in Napa Valley. From Santa Rosa to Calistoga, the only talk is of the fires. Tourism will return, the wine still flows but for thousands of Californians, their lives were permanently altered by the fires. What can we learn from these deadly fires? How do we prevent them from happening ag ...
Stephen S. Brown and James P. Goetz, Two Former Stars at Merrill Lynch Wealth’s Private Banking Unit, Allegedly Engaged in Private Securities Transactions and Engaged in an Outside Business Activity Stephen Brown and James Goetz, a pair of former big producers at Merrill Lynch Wealth’s private banking unit allegedly took part in private securities transactions and an outside bus ...
When you discuss safe driving with your teen, it is important to include the devastating consequences of drinking and driving. If you are the parent of a teen who is ready to drive, you may be feeling anxious. Rather than getting worried about it, it is important to start educating your young driver about the dangers they face while driving.
Movie sets have become dangerous places recently with a spate of high profile deaths of stunts people. Recently, a stuntwoman died in a motorcycle scene that went wrong in Vancouver, Canada on the set of Deadpool 2. Joi ‘SJ’ Harris, reported The Daily Record, was believed to be the stunt double for Zazie Beetz, an actress who plays Domino in the film.
We are ecstatic that Steve Levitsky agreed to join us in New York. It isn’t every day that an antitrust attorney of Steve’s caliber becomes available, let alone fits so perfectly into a law firm’s approach, culture, and plans. But that is the happy situation in which we find ourselves. You can read our press release about the move here.
Sam Peter Paolini Allegedly Converted $7,000 from a Customer Sam Paolini allegedly converted $7,000 from a customer, according to a recent Letter of Acceptance, Waiver, and Consent (AWC) presently being reviewed by attorneys Alan Rosca and James Booker. Investors who believe they may have lost money in activity related to Sam Paolini’s alleged customer conversion of $7,000 are ...
Are you suffering from arm pain after a St. Louis car accident? Car accidents can cause severe arm pain, and it can be particularly debilitating if you are experiencing it in your dominant arm. The pain could be a tingling sensation that travels down the arm to the fingertips, or it could be a stinging or burning sensation. The victim may even feel numbness in arms, hands and fingers.
On construction projects, workers compensation immunity is real and it is powerful. (See also this article.) Workers compensation immunity is why all general contractors should have workers compensation insurance and they should ensure the subcontractors they hire have workers compensation insurance.
Contact legal counsel immediately. Call us at 412-258-2250 or email us at email@example.com. Check to see if your employer has an anti-harassment policy. This may be on the employer’s website. If it’s not, check your employee handbook. Finally, you can ask any supervisor (it does not have to be your supervisor) or someone in Human Resources (if your employer has an HR dep ...
Sonya D. Camarco Allegedly Engaged in Fraud by Purportedly Misappropriating over $2.8 Million from Her Clients and Customers; Many of Camarco’s Alleged Victims Were Purportedly Elderly Clients Sonya Camarco, from at least 2004 through August 2017, allegedly orchestrated egregious fraud by purportedly misappropriating over $2.
David Albert Ross Allegedly Accepted Customer Loans, Totaling $89,000, without Disclosure and also Allegedly Engaged in Two Undisclosed Outside Business Activities David Albert Ross, beginning in 2008 and up to his termination in 2016, and during his employment with two member firms (Signator Investors, Inc. and Woodbury Financial Services, Inc.
You do have a limit on the time that you can file suit for an auto accident in Missouri. Even a minor fender bender can be enough to knock you off course. Sometimes you have to clear your head a little before you can deal with the inconveniences that can come from being in a car accident. The problem is that after an accident, you don’t have an unlimited amount of time to make ...
On October 24, 2017, Crutchfield Corporation filed suit in the Circuit Court for Albemarle County, Virginia, against officials in the Massachusetts Department of Revenue, challenging the validity of Massachusetts’ new “economic nexus” regulation. Crutchfield, represented by George Isaacson, Martin Eisenstein, and Matthew Schaefer, asserts that the new rule violates the Commerc ...
Jeffrey Lewis, the sole proprietor of Lewis Investments in Mercer County, allegedly stole nearly $300,000 from a 93-year-old woman and then waived indictment and pleaded guilty to wire fraud and money laundering before U.S. District Judge David Cercone, according to reports from Mercer County. Lewis allegedly solicited the client, known only as “E.M.
Back in April of this year, I wrote about the rising number of delinquency and default rates in the subprime auto loan market. Since then, the warning signs are still flashing. According to data recently released by the New York Federal Reserve, 6.3 million Americans are late on their auto loan payments by 90 days or more.
A piece of bipartisan legislation concerning Chapter 12 of the Bankruptcy Code landed on the President’s desk for signature last week. The Family Farmer Bankruptcy Clarification Act of 2017 was sponsored by Senator Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), and was included as a part of the supplemental appropriations package that the Senate approved 82-7.