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  • Fatal Car Accident Numbers Rose Again in 2016

    … increased by 23%, Alaska by 29%, Hawaii by 27%, Texas by 7%, and New Mexico by a whopping 34%. Figures for three states remained consistent, while twelve states recorded decreases. In fact, five less-populous states (Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming) showed improvements in the double digits. NHTSA has broken down these numbers…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 14 readers -
  • Trucking Companies Often Liable for Driver Accidents

    … will likely fall to the manufacturer (a product liability claim). Faulty maintenance? That may fall onto the maintenance company or auto shop. If poor road conditions (other than weather) were the cause of the accident, it’s possible that liability may even be assigned to the city or the Texas Department of Transportation (this varies by location…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 24 readers -
  • Texas 18-Wheeler Truck Accident Statistics

    … within big cities. The majority of less-populous counties in Texas may see fewer than 100 truck accidents per year, while populous areas like Dallas and Harris County see a few thousand (3,598 and 5,887 in 2015, respectively). Truck accident statistics nationwide. According to information provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 33 readers -
  • Degrees of Felonies and the Consequences

    … In Texas, crimes are classified as misdemeanors and felonies. Misdemeanors are minor offenses such as theft of property, or taking something valued under $20. And felonies are more serious crimes. As you might expect, the minor charges have minor punishments attach to them while the major charges have harsher consequences. For instance…

    Matthew Sharp/ The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 15 readers -
  • Being Investigated by the CPS: What to Expect

    … Being Investigated by the CPS: What to Expect Posted by Matthew Sharp under Child Abuse March 1, 2017 Child Protective Services, or CPS, is a division of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS). CPS investigates every found or unfounded claim of child abuse. A false, or unfounded, claim of child abuse occurs when someone…

    Matthew Sharp/ The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 19 readers -
  • Matt Schaefer Speaks About DMA v. Brohl, State Notice and Reporting Laws at COST Sales Tax Conference

    … notice and reporting laws, examined through the issues raised in Direct Marketing Association v. Brohl—the long-running litigation over the Colorado use tax notice and reporting law enacted in 2010—in which Schaefer served as co-counsel to the DMA. Schaefer was joined in delivering the presentation by Clark Calhoun of Alston & Bird, along with moderator Fred Nicely of COST. The post Matt Schaefer Speaks About DMA v. Brohl, State Notice and Reporting Laws at COST Sales Tax Conference appeared first on Brann & Isaacson. …

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  • Nuchal Cord Birth Injury Lawyer

    … injury lawyers today at 1-877-405-4313, or email us using the contact form found on this page for a confidential consultation. We’re happy to look into the facts of your case free of charge and advise you of your family’s legal options moving forward. Speak With a Texas Birth Injury Attorney For Free The attorneys at Rasansky Law Firm are happy…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 21 readers -
  • Wrongful Death in a Nursing Home

    … as though your parent’s death was caused by the actions (or inaction) of a nursing home staff in Texas, we ask that you call Rasansky Law Firm at 1-877-405-4313 for a free and confidential consultation. We’ll review the facts of your case free of charge and explain the options available moving forward. If we feel as though we can help with your…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
  • Facebook Advertising Versus Google AdWords: Battle of the Billon Dollar Markets

    … cost effective solution. Facebook, By The Numbers Facebook launched its first advertising platform in 2004, the same year the site launched. The first iteration, however, focused on advertising campus parties and other social events, costing somewhere around $10.00 to $40.00 per day. In 2005, Facebook partnered with Apple and Victoria’s Secret…

    Stacey E Burke Blog- 17 readers -
  • Broken Bones in a Car Accident

    … half a million reported car crashes last year in Texas alone, resulting in nearly 250,000 injuries. One of the most-common types of injuries sustained in an auto accident are broken bones. While some types of bone fractures are more-serious than others, all will require medical treatment (which doesn’t come cheap). Understand that the other driver’s…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
  • FINRA Expels Red River Securities

    … FINRA Expels Red River Securities Posted on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 9:21 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: Red River Securities, a Plano, Texas-based broker-dealer, has been expelled from FINRA for fraudulent sales in five oil and gas joint ventures. In addition, the firm was ordered to pay $24.6 million…

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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…

    Matthew Sharp/ The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 23 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. In 2015…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 25 readers -
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