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  • Nursing Home Abuse Statistics

    … compiled from a variety of sources, and today we’ll be looking at the numbers in order try to highlight the most-interesting and revealing statistical information regarding elder abuse in nursing homes across the US, as well as issues specific in Texas. In 2014, there were approximately 1.4 million nursing home residents in the US spread across…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 22 readers -
  • Texas Laws for Juvenile Crimes: Definitions and Penalties

    … juvenile legal system, listening to you and explaining your options through the process. Right to Counsel and Silence If your child is arrested for a juvenile offense in Harris County or Houston, Texas, contact an experienced attorney immediately. Don’t allow your son or daughter to discuss the matter with a law enforcement officer until you contact…

    The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 12 readers -
  • How the Eggshell Skull Rule Applies to Injury Cases

    …Understanding the eggshell skull rule and how it applies to personal injury cases in Texas. The eggshell skull rule—also called the thin skull rule—says that you take your victim as you find them. Essentially, the frailty of the person who was injured cannot be used as a defense to limit the liability of the at-fault party. Eggshell Skull Rule…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 13 readers -
  • Public Urination and Texas Laws

    … CHARGED WITH INDECENT EXPOSURE IN TEXAS, YOU NEED A STRONG LEGAL DEFENSE. CONTACT ATTORNEY MATTHEW SHARP TODAY FOR TOUGH LEGAL REPRESENTATION. The Texas Indecent Exposure Statute (Texas Penal Code Title 5, Chapter 21, § 21.08) says that indecent exposure is considered as a sexual offense in the state. To convict an individual charged with indecent…

    The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 26 readers -
  • The One Thing to Make Your Email Blasts Better: Segmenting

    … Email marketing can be one of the most cost effective methods of communicating with your current clients, former clients, and professional contacts. A monthly or quarterly e-newsletter can showcase big victories, introduce new partners or associates, and provide a recurring touch point to keep your firm top of mind. While many law firms utilize…

    Stacey E Burke Blog- 12 readers -
  • Injuries Caused by Natural Gas Explosions

    … of pocket. Natural Gas Line Explosions Natural gas is produced all over Texas, and it is estimated that over a quarter of the country’s gas supply comes from the Lone Star State. While natural gas is an important part of our economy, it can be a dangerous substance if the pipes carrying it are compromised in even the smallest way. Natural gas…

    Rasansky Law Firm- 19 readers -
  • Prenatal Medical Malpractice

    … against the obstetrician by making a medical malpractice claim. An obstetrician has a duty to take care of a pregnant woman and ensure that everything is proceeding as it should. The lawyers located in Percy Martinez’s Orlando Firm are fierce and effective at combating medical malpractice mistakes. About the Author Law Office of James Alston. serves people who need legal assistance in their Criminal Defense Cases in Texas. …

    Law Office of James Alston- 10 readers -
  • Fatal Motorcycle Accident Lawyer in Dallas

    … hits a motorcyclist while making an unsafe lane change. A motorcycle and car collide because the car is speeding, running a red light or stop sign, or otherwise disobeying the rules of the road. If your loved one has been involved in a fatal motorcycle accident, our firm can help you obtain the compensation to which you are entitled under Texas…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 32 readers -
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    … Consistent with our precedent, a plaintiff alleging retaliation has a lesser causal burden at the prima facie stage. See e.g., Doe v. C.A.R.S. Prot. Plus, Inc., 527 F.3d 358, 365 (3d Cir. 2008) (“[T]he prima facie requirement for making a Title VII claim ‘is not onerous’ and poses ‘a burden easily met.’” (quoting Texas Dep’t of Cmty. Affairs v…

    Lamberton Law Firm, LLC- 15 readers -
  • Texas Couple Files Birth Injury Lawsuit against Oklahoma Hospital

    …Lawsuit filed against Mercy Hospital in Ardmore, Oklahoma following severe birth injury. After their child was diagnosed with a neurological birth injury resulting in permanent brain damage, a Texas couple has filed a lawsuit seeking monetary damages from the hospital. “Medical Lawsuit” (CC BY-SA 2.0) by Weiss Paarz While the birth of a child…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
  • Property Damage Crimes and Texas Laws

    … Property Damage Crimes and Texas Laws Posted by Matthew Sharp under Arson, Property Crimes April 13, 2017 The term “crimes against property” is used to describe common criminal acts involving the destruction or theft of an individual’s property. The victim of this crime can be a person or company. Texas separates common criminal acts involving…

    Matthew Sharp/ The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 19 readers -
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