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  • Online Dating and Relationship Scams

    Valentine’s Day is around the corner, but if an online love interest asks you for money, it’s probably a scam. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) receives thousands of reports each year about romance scammers who create fake online relationships only to rob their victims. Millions of Americans use dating sites, social networking sites and chat rooms to meet people, but scamme ...

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 11 readers -
  • How Ice and Snow Affect Your Car’s Safety Sensors

    In the winter, ice and snow will pile on your car and could block your car’s advanced safety sensors. For instance, when your forward-collision warning (FCW) and automatic emergency braking systems (AEB) become unable to determine what is in front of them due to ice and snow, they can stop working and put you and other motorists in danger.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Bankruptcy Training Given to Legal Services of Alabama in Montgomery

    I had the privilege of giving a Continuing Legal Education seminar on bankruptcy to Montgomery’s Legal Services of Alabama. Currently, there are no attorneys trained in handling bankruptcy cases in the Montgomery office. Some attorneys have a general idea of how bankruptcy works but were reluctant to take on any cases without current training.

    Gail Donaldson/ Bond and Botes- 12 readers -
  • 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics

    XXIII Olympic Winter Games The 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea kicks off with the opening ceremony on Friday, February 9th at 5:00am CST. The games are set to run 16 days until closing ceremonies on February 25th. The games unofficially began with the torch relay that started in Greece on October 24, 2017. The relay entered South Korea on November 1, 2017.

    Alexandria Personal Injury Attorney- 12 readers -
  • Security Clearance Issues, Problems, Denials and Revocations

    As I write this, I am well aware that my law partner, Ron Sykstus, wishes that I was writing this blog about a best-selling fiction novel that he has written! Unfortunately for him, that is not the case! Fortunately, though, for anyone who has worries or concerns about his or her security clearance, I am writing this blog post about Ron’s newest book, Security Clearance Issues, Problems, Denials.

    Amy Tanner/ Bond and Botes- 12 readers -
  • Chicago Winter Driving Tips

    Each winter, thousands of motorists are involved in car accidents. With Chicago’s severe winters and icy roads, drivers and pedestrians are more likely to suffer a serious injury. For help ensuring your safety this winter, follow the Chicago winter driving tips below. In the event that you or a loved one do sustain an injury due to the negligence of another motorist this winte ...

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Risk Factors for Involvement in a Pedestrian Accident

    Risk Factors for Involvement in a Pedestrian Accident In a metropolitan area like Indianapolis, walking anywhere puts you at risk of a pedestrian accident. Not surprisingly, when pedestrians are involved in accidents with motor vehicles like cars and trucks, it’s typically the pedestrians who are seriously injured.

    fountaininjurylaw- 11 readers -
  • Anxiety and Social Security Disability

    In several of my blog posts, I have touched on particular ailments and how they are addressed in Social Security (SSA) disability claims. Continuing that trend, I thought I would talk about another common ailment in this blog, Anxiety, and how the SSA determines its impact on an individual when evaluating the merits of their disability claim.

    Bond and Botes- 12 readers -
  • Brann & Isaacson Wins Tax Refund Appeal In Pennsylvania

    On February 5, 2018, the Pennsylvania Board of Finance and Revenue rejected the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue’s denial of the claim for refund sales and use taxes of B&I client, Computer Science Corporation, represented by Martin Eisenstein and Jamie Szal. CSC successfully argued that two equipment purchases on which it had inadvertently paid sales taxes ...

    Brann & Isaacson- 12 readers -

    Contractors: do yourself a favor and consult your insurance broker regarding your commercial general liability (CGL) policy. Do this now, especially if you subcontract out work. CGL policies contain a “your work” exclusion. The CGL policy is written such that it excludes “‘property damage’ to ‘your work’ arising out of it or any part of it and included in the ‘products-comp ...

    Florida Construction Legal Updates- 11 readers -
  • Tide Pod Challenge May Lead to More Package Warnings

    Since 2012, eight known individuals have died and numerous people have been poisoned due to laundry pods. Six of these deaths involved adults suffering from dementia and the other two cases involved children under the age of six. Moreover, since 2013, poison-control centers have gotten over 50,000 calls involving poisoning from laundry pods.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 11 readers -
  • Falls at a Construction Site

    By nature, construction work is a dangerous occupation. Exposure to heavy machinery, moving objects, and extreme heights can all lead to serious injuries. One of the most common dangers on a construction site is a fall hazard from a dangerous height. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires that any worker who is suspended from six feet or higher must u ...

    fountaininjurylaw- 12 readers -
  • Are All Car Injury Lawyers The Same?

    Not all car accident lawyers are the same. Many factors will determine which one is best for you and your needs. If you are in a car accident in Missouri, you will want a lawyer in your corner. Although it is possible to deal with an insurance company directly, consulting an attorney can mean the difference between missing out on compensation and getting all that you are entitled to.

    Christopher Hoffmann/ St. Louis Car Accident Attorney- 12 readers -