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  • Don’t Be A Victim Of Unlawful Debt Collectors

    Many times, clients come to my office because they are getting piles of letters and constant phone calls from debt collectors. The stress caused by the constant barrage of letters and phone calls can be severe. It is not unusual for some of these people to break down in tears in my office. In many instances, a smart choice to deal with this situation involves the filing of a ba ...

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  • Medication Errors on the Rise

    Prescription drugs have powerful effects on our bodies, and we trust our doctors and pharmacists to use care when employing them for our health. Mistakes with prescription drugs can result in serious injury or death, and unfortunately, medical professionals and legal experts have determined that medication errors have been increasing in the United States.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Freedom Debt Relief Accused of Deceiving Customers

    When you’re constantly bombarded with calls about your debts, signing up with a debt settlement company can seem like the easiest way to handle them. However, Reuters reported that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed a lawsuit against Freedom Debt Relief and its co-Chief Executive Andrew Housser this month.

    Cynthia Lawson/ Bond and Botes- 10 readers -
  • Military Divorce while Overseas

    Unlike purely domestic divorces, US military personnel who want to end a marriage must comply with both federal and state laws. For example, while a national, civil court may grant the divorce itself, only a federal court can determine the division of military pensions. Ending a marriage is further complicated when the enlisted spouse is stationed overseas.

    The Law Office of Jeremy Howe- 11 readers -
  • Class Actions: What Might Be On Your Horizon as a Direct Marketer?

    Companies who have faced class action lawsuits, even (and maybe especially) frivolous ones, won’t soon forget the experience. Just getting a case dismissed, or fending off class certification in the first place, can be extraordinarily costly and stressful. The amounts at stake are often huge–with potential downsides of “per violation” penalties in the four or five figures; cos ...

    Brann & Isaacson- 11 readers -
  • Dallas Necrotizing Fasciitis Lawyer

    Have you contracted necrotizing fasciitis while at a hospital or nursing home in Texas? Call us today at 1-877-405-4313. Necrotizing fasciitis is a bacterial infection of the skin. It spreads quickly and kills the soft tissue of the body. Accurate diagnosis is essential in order to ensure prompt treatment as the disease can become deadly in a short period of time.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 11 readers -
  • EEOC’s Public Portal online now

    Today the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) launched an EEOC Public Portal to provide online access to individuals inquiring about discrimination. “This secure online system makes the EEOC and an individual’s charge information available wherever and whenever it is most convenient for that individual,” said EEOC Acting Chair Victoria A. Lipnic.

    Lamberton Law Firm, LLC- 11 readers -
  • Should the U.S. Require Rear Seat Belt Warnings?

    Due to improved technology and consumer awareness, injuries and deaths on the road have become less common. While seat belts can save the lives of drivers in high speed car accidents, seat belts can also protect the lives of those who are in the rear seat of a motor vehicle. Although the government requires auto manufacturers to have seat belt warnings in sight of those sitting ...

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 11 readers -
  • Can a Language Barrier Lead to Medical Malpractice?

    Many U.S. residents are not fluent in English and will require medical treatment at some point in their lives. If they are unable to provide a healthcare provider with their symptoms and previous medical history and cannot understand what their healthcare provider is saying, they will not be able to receive the high quality of care they deserve.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 10 readers -
  • Parenting Time and Telephone Access to the Other Parent

    Parenting Time and Telephone Access to the Other Parent November 19, 2017 by BrasierLaw The issue often arises where parents have a dispute over how much telephone access is appropriate for the other parent to have with the kids when it is not their parenting time. There isn’t a very easy answer to this question.

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  • Episode 24 – Next Lawyer Up with Ron Sykstus featuring Greg Reeves

    This episode of the Next Lawyer Up podcast features attorney Greg Reeves. Greg Reeves is a Decatur, Alabama native, a good guy and a very talented lawyer. I have known Greg for a number of years through his legal work. Coincidentally, his father Bobby Reeves, who is also a great guy, has been our landlord at our Decatur, Alabama office for many years. Greg is an ...

    Ron Sykstus/ Bond and Botes- 11 readers -
  • 10 Trick or Treat Safety Tips

    If your children go trick or treating this Halloween season, it is important to follow the proper safety precautions in order to ensure your child’s safety. Follow the trick or treat safety tips below in order to have your safest and most fun Halloween yet. If you do suffer an injury this Halloween while trick or treating due to the negligence of someone else, our Chicago pers ...

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month

    October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month which is an annual campaign to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. The Internet touches almost all aspects of everyone’s daily life. National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is designed to engage and educate partners through events and initiatives to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurit ...

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 11 readers -
  • Landon Williams – Alleged False and Misleading Statements to Customers

    Landon L. Williams – Alleged False and Misleading Statements to Customers and/or Allegedly Failed to Disclose Material Information about Securities Transactions that he was Purportedly Recommending to Customers Landon Williams, between March 5, 2014 and July 23, 2014, allegedly participated in telephone conversations with customers wherein he made false and misleading statements ...

    Alan Rosca/ Investment Fraud Lawyers- 11 readers -
  • Top Causes of Dental Malpractice

    When you visit the dentist or oral surgeon, you hope to receive the highest quality of care for your teeth, gums, and mouth. Unfortunately, sometimes, dentists and oral surgeons can be negligent and cause injuries such as chronic pain, permanent numbness, TMJ syndrome, facial nerve damage, and even disfigurement.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 11 readers -