Usa

  • Texas 18-Wheeler Truck Accident Statistics

    …Recent statistics regarding truck accidents in Texas (2014-2015). Texas Truck Accident Statistics More commercial truck accidents occur in Texas than in any other state. This is due in part to Texas’ sheer size, but also due to the number of interstate highways that pass through our state’s borders. Using information gathered from the Texas…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 35 readers -
  • Jail for Fla. Lighting Contractor in Kickback Scheme

    … of their official duties and they will be vigorously investigated. The South Florida community can be assured that public corruption will remain a top priority for the FBI.” Fake “Made in USA” Materials Used at Miami International In January of 2016, our firm’s case against Novum Structures settled for $3 million. The company resolved both civil and criminal…

    Due Diligence- 18 readers -
  • Texas Ranks #1… When It Comes to Bad Drivers

    …When it comes to bad drivers, some states are are better than others. Unfortunately, statistics show Texas is the worst. The statistics discussed below were compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and used by carinsurancecomparison.com in order to rank the top ten states with the worst drivers. The factors used…

    Rasansky Law Firm- 23 readers -
  • The Most Dangerous Times on the Road

    … for the accident to recover. This usually means filing a third-party claim with that driver’s auto insurance provider, a task that goes much smoother with the help of an experienced car accident lawyer. You will also need an attorney if insurance negotiations do not go well or a settlement from an insurer seems unlikely. For more information on how to gain compensation after a crash, contact Staver Law Group at . The post The Most Dangerous Times on the Road appeared first on Staver Law Group PC. …

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 17 readers -
  • Activist Takes on Mislabeled Pharmaceuticals

    … Joel Joseph is an activist. He is the chairman and founder of the Made in the USA Foundation, a non-profit that promotes American made products. Normally he helps American companies compete against cheaper, foreign made goods. In 2014, he found himself the unwitting purchaser of foreign made atorvastatin, the generic equivalent of Lipitor…

    Due Diligence- 15 readers -
  • US Glass News Network

    … the whistleblower provisions of the False Claims Act. According to King’s attorney, Brian Mahany, Novum “admitted to a complex scheme of substituting structural components manufactured in the People’s Republic of China and elsewhere as ‘Made in the USA’ in government buildings and projects. … Novum’s fraud included habitually repackaging foreign steel…

    Due Diligence- 31 readers -
  • The Real Deal

    …“Fake “Made in USA” components used at Miami Intermodal” According to whistleblower suit, many of the components were manufactured in China by Erik Bojnansky Link to original source (121K) A Wisconsin-based contractor who performed work at the Miami Intermodal Center pleaded guilty this week and paid $3 million in criminal and civil fines…

    Due Diligence- 31 readers -
  • Trans Pacific Partnership: No More “Made In the USA”?

    … An essay in the Washington Times claims that that the often maligned, 2009-page Trans Pacific Partnership agreement (the “TPP”), if ratified by Congress, would ban labeling products with their country of origin. According to writer Judson Phillips: Do you want to buy American? Forget about it. Under this deal, there can be no labeling to tell…

    Brann & Isaacson- 44 readers -
  • Broker Misconduct Charges Leads UBS to Pay $34Million Fine

    … Broker Misconduct Charges Leads UBS to Pay $34Million Fine Posted on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 4:08 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: UBS Financial Services of Puerto Rico was hit with a $34 million fine to settle charges brought by the SEC and FINRA. Jose Ramirez. Jr., a former broker in UBS’s Guaynabo branch…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 11 readers -
  • Naperville Businessman Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison for Fraud

    …. After being found guilty in two counts of wire fraud and in three counts of mail fraud, Burns was sentenced to seven years in federal prison as well as to pay $3,383,113 in restitution. To defraud clients, Burns lured people into estate planning seminars, even going so far as to offer those who attend a free meal. After the seminars, Burns…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 16 readers -
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