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Negotiating a fair car accident settlement with USAA. While many people attempt to handle their own car accident injury claim without a lawyer, it’s important that you understand how the process works (as well as the risks involved). One mistake could jeopardize your entire claim. Can I Negotiate a Settlement with USAA? Founded in 1922, the United Services Automobile Associat ...
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Truck accidents reached an all-time low after the economic downturn in 2008. Since then, the trucking business has been steadily growing once more, and with it, more trucks are appearing on America’s highways. With those trucks comes a predictable rise in auto accidents involving truck drivers.
Contributor, Geoff Mason. School’s (almost) out for summer, and BC business owners are gearing up to hire students for the season. As such, we thought it timely to offer some tips on seasonal employment to employers and employees both, with a special emphasis on creating sustainable workplace relationships.
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Houston – like every metropolitan city with heavy traffic – experiences serious truck accidents every day. Truck drivers have limited visibility and require greater stopping distance to avoid a collision. Here are just a few of the fatal accidents involving trucks that have occurred in and around the Houston area in recent ...
How Will Traveling for Work Effect Custody May 23, 2017 by BrasierLaw If you travel for work, it can create havoc for your custody and parenting plans. For the most part, a travel schedule doesn’t impact spousal support or property division. It can impact, indirectly, your child support order only in how it might influence the number of overnights you are awarded with the children.
Sean Hawkins Allegedly Made Sales of Unregistered Promissory Notes; Hawkins Allegedly Sold over $12.5 Million in Securities to 130 Investors Sean Hawkins, of Colorado Springs-based ASI Capital, allegedly sold more than $12.5 million in securities to 130 investors, between 2012 and 2014, according to Documents from the Colorado Division of Securities currently under review by att ...
Today, May 22, 2017, the Supreme Court struck a powerful blow against forum–shopping in patent litigation and the related patent troll plague. In a concise opinion by Justice Thomas in TC Heartland v. Kraft Foods Group Brands, a unanimous Supreme Court held that a domestic corporation “resides” only in its State of incorporation for purpose of determining where a patent lawsui ...
American Realty Capital (ARC) New York City REIT, Inc. is Offering its Shares Via a Secondary Market for Private Placement; Broker Sales Practices Investigated Have you or a loved one invested funds in ARC New York City REIT? American Realty Capital (ARC) New York City REIT, Inc. has offered its shares to investors through a private placement, according to reports currently unde ...
Getting a Green Card Through Marriage to a U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident As a Miami immigration lawyer and an Austin immigration lawyer, one of the most common and sought-after U.S. immigration benefit is obtaining permanent resident status. One of the most common ways an immigrant will get a green card is through the marriage to a US Citizen or permanent resident.
Michael Patrick Spolar, Purportedly While Registered with LPL, Allegedly Exercised Discretion in at Least 6 Customer Accounts that Were Unrelated, Non-discretionary Accounts Michael Patrick Spolar, purportedly while registered with LPL, and between February 28, 2013 and April 13, 2015, allegedly exercised discretion in at least 6 customer accounts that were unrelated, non-discretionary accounts, .
By: Robert J. Nahoum In a debt collection lawsuit, the Plaintiff (the party bringing the lawsuit) always has the burden to prove that the Defendant (the party being sued) is responsible for the debt. To meet this burden, a junk debt buyer like CACH LLC must prove that (1) it has the right to sue; (2) the debt is attributable to the defendant; and (3) that the amount sued for is correct.
Once upon a time, John Steele, the founder of the law firm formally known as Prenda Law, believed he had found the perfect recipe for a successful niche copyright law practice. First, monitor certain file-sharing websites containing porn and obtain the IP addresses of individuals who downloaded or attempted to download said porn.
Emilio Francisco & PDC Capital Group, LLC Allegedly Took Part in a Continuing Fraudulent Scheme Emilio Francisco & PDC Capital Group, LLC, beginning in January 2013 and continuing through at least September 2016, allegedly orchestrated a scheme to defraud at least 131 investors in 19 different offerings out of at least $9.
Matthew Harriton, along with Joseph Meli, 875 Holdings, LLC, 127 Holdings, LLC, Advance Entertainment, LLC, and Advance Entertainment II, LLC Allegedly Raised $81 Million from at Least 125 Investors in 13 States as Part of an Investment in the Resale of Tickets for Events such as the Broadway Musical Hamilton Matthew Harriton, along with Joseph Meli, 875 Holdings, LLC, 127 Holdings, LLC, Advance .
Yasuna Murakami, founder and manager of several Boston-based hedge funds, including MC2 Capital and MC2 Canada Capital Management, was arrested in Vermont on Saturday, May 20, as he crossed the border from Canada. Peiffer Rosca Wolf securities lawyer Alan Rosca, along with his colleagues, have been retained by Murakami investors in MC2 Canadian Fund to seek compensation for their losses.
Today’s motorcycle is a mechanical masterpiece in comparison to the steam powered bicycles invented in the early 1820’s.1 Over the years, inventors and engineers have improved both the safety and performance of motorcycles, but there are still inherent dangers for motorcycle riders. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, motorcycles which offer no enclosure ty ...
Motorcycle Accidents Caused By Aggressive Driving Riding a motorcycle is inherently dangerous, just by nature of bike design. But properly ridden and with the appropriate gear, you can be safe on your motorcycle. That is, if you keep your eyes on other drivers to ride defensively. Everyone on the road can be in danger due to the actions of aggressive and distracted drivers.
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Like any metropolitan area with heavy traffic, Houston experiences serious vehicle accidents every day. It has never been more important to drive carefully. This is especially true for motorcyclists, who are both harder for other drivers to see and more likely to be injured in a collision with a larger vehicle.
When Gina Sheppard, Partner at Aspect Structural Engineers, told us that her firm had recently introduced policies allowing employees to take unlimited vacation and set their own work hours, we were intrigued. As a B Corp and strong proponents of sustainable employment – workplace practices built on transparency, collaboration, respect and fairness – we are always on the lookou ...
Greenberg Traurig has apparently decided that discretion is the better part of valor. The law firm has agreed voluntarily to withdraw as counsel from a litigation rather than face a disqualification motion in which it was charged with a conflict of interest for trying to invalidate patents it helped prosecute.