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  • When Is the Right Time to Call a Foreclosure Defense Attorney?

    When Is the Right Time to Call a Foreclosure Defense Attorney? It is only natural to feel devastated to receive a legally-required notice in the mail telling you that you have 90 days to correct your mortgage delinquency or you may face a foreclosure action in New York civil court. If you do not have the funds to cure your delinquency or default, you may feel completely helpless.

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  • How Negligent Trucking Companies Cause Accidents

    While truck driver mistakes are the main cause of commercial truck collisions, there are many ways that trucking companies can be negligent and lead to a crash and serious injuries. The following are only some examples of negligence for which trucking companies may be held responsible. Hiring Practices Every trucking company should have a careful hiring system to ensure that ...

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  • Bicyclist hit by valet driver shares safety tips for the road and the courtroom

    A jury recently awarded our clients, Thyce and Amy Colyn, $38.25 million, after a hotel valet driver using an illegal shortcut to cross a one-way street broadsided Thyce and permanently injured him as he cycled home from work on his bike. Before the accident, the valet’s employer, Standard Parking, had started parking downtown Seattle hotel guest vehicles offsite to increase profits.

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  • When Drinking In Public Becomes a Crime

    When Drinking In Public Becomes a Crime Posted by Matthew Sharp under DWI/DUI February 15, 2017 Texas is a big state with a whole lot to do, see and learn. Here’s a fun fact you might not have known about: in Texas, it’s not illegal to drink in public. Does that mean you can freely drink as much as you want wherever you go in Texas? No, there are specifics to the alcohol la ...

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  • Workplace Discrimination: A Question of Power and Authority

    Trevor Thomas, Lawyer. As we’ve discussed previously on our blog, employees are protected against workplace discrimination by section 13 of the British Columbia Human Rights Code (the Code), which states: A person must not refuse to employ or refuse to continue to employ a person, or discriminate against a person regarding employment or any term or condition of employment be ...

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 16 readers -
  • Franklin County Sheriff Contends He’s Immune From Judicial Oversight

    In a brief filed before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the Franklin County Sheriff has taken an eerily Orwellian position that he is immune from judicial oversight and cannot be held liable for his actions – even those explicitly violating state law. As our viewers are aware, on May 20, 2016, the Commonwealth Court issued a monumental decision in John Doe, et al., v. Franklin County, et al.

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 13 readers -
  • JurisPage Gives Law Firms A Boost With New Legal Marketing Service

    Many solos and small firms are looking to get more business from the Internet. But often they just don’t have the budget to do it. Other firms may be able to spend $3,000-5,000 per month on SEO and advertising, but for a firm that’s just starting out or testing the waters, they need an extremely cost-effective way to drive traffic both short and long-term.

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  • Secondary Car Crashes – St. Louis Auto Wreck Lawyer

    Secondary crashes occur when an initial accident causes another car accident. Car accidents can leave you overwhelmed and shocked, especially if they involve multiple vehicles. For this reason, secondary crashes are particularly scary. It occurs when an initial accident causes another car accident.

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  • Most Dangerous Intersections in Chicago for Runners

    Chicago has a large and avid running culture. Unfortunately, runners often have a difficult time safely navigating the congested sidewalks, paths, and roads. Heavy traffic and careless drivers can turn a healthy pastime into a nightmare in a split second. There are a number of intersections in Chicago that are considered extremely dangerous for runners and other pedestrians.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 13 readers -
  • 18-Wheeler Truck Accident in Rockwall, Texas

    Why are there so many truck accidents in Rockwall, Texas? Just this week, we’re hearing about another 18-wheeler accident in Rockwall where someone tragically lost their life. While details of the accident are still limited at this time, we wanted to take a moment to discuss why Rockwall seems to be a magnet for these types of crashes.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 16 readers -
  • Student Loan Borrowers Be Aware of Payment Plans!

    That old adage that “things are never as they seem” aptly describes the current situation with student loan servicers. As reported by the New York Post, servicers like Navient—the largest student-loan servicer in the U.S.— are only making the student debt crises even worse. Here’s how the process goes for many borrowers: Get an undergraduate and/or professional degree with ...

    Bond and Botes- 13 readers -
  • Loss of Normal Life in Personal Injury Claims

    When you have suffered an injury that led you to file a personal injury claim, you and your attorney are faced with the challenge of calculating your financial losses and the monetary equivalents of your physical and mental suffering. Determining all of your damages and how much each of these elements are worth is crucial to seeking an appropriate sum from an insurer or at-fault party.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 13 readers -
  • You Have the Right to Remain Silent

    South Florida Criminal Attorney | DUI Attorney Blog You Have the Right to Remain Silent Fool! YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO REMAIN SILENT | USE IT Most people view the fifth amendment as a shelter or haven for individuals who have committed a crime. Invoking your right to remain silent is typically viewed as an admission to criminal conduct.

    Michael Dye/ Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney- 12 readers -
  • New Recommendations by the FINRA Dispute Resolution Task Force

    New Recommendations by the FINRA Dispute Resolution Task Force Posted on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 9:03 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: This is the first in a series of posts to discuss the 51 recommendations the FINRA Dispute Resolution Task Force (Task Force) has made to the National Arbitration and Mediation Committee (NAMC).

    Eccleston Law Offices- 12 readers -
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