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Sex Crime Cases in Texas: How They are Prosecuted, Defended, and Carried Out

March 27, 2015     By Neal Davis Law Firm, PLLC
Texas has unique sex crime laws, and each case can "go federal" for different reasons.

What Happens When a Person is Charged with Illegal Reentry?

March 27, 2015     By Greco Neyland, PC
Returning to the United States after being deported or removed is a violation of federal law. Alleged offenders could be sentenced to prison before being returned to their home countries—where they could face additional consequences as well.

Debt Recovery in the Netherlands

March 27, 2015     By KerkmanLaw
You have performed services for or delivered products to a customer located in The Netherlands. You have invoiced your services or products, but your customer fails to pay these invoices. What can we do for you do in order to recover the debt concerned from this customer in The Netherlands?

Contract Law: Contractual Freedom and Its Consequences

March 27, 2015     By GRP Rainer LLP
General contract law is characterised by the principle of contractual freedom. This private autonomy applies as long as it does not infringe laws or is contra bonos mores.

Right and Obligation of Property Brokerage Company in Indonesia

March 27, 2015     By Leks&Co
Right and obligation of property brokerage company is stipulated under the Minister of Trade Regulation Number 33/M-DAG/PER/8/2008 on Property Brokerage Company (“Permendag No. 33/M-DAG/PER/ 8/2008“). Property brokerage company is the entity that operates as a sale and purchase broker, lease broker, research and assessment, marketing, as well as consultancy and information dissemination relating to a property based on employer’s or client’s instruction under a written agreement (“Company”).

Common Equipment, Common Facilities and Common Land in Condominiums in Indonesia

March 27, 2015     By Leks&Co
Law No. 20 of 2011 on Condominium (“Condominium Law“) requires a developer to separate the condominium with condominium unit, common equipment, common facility, and common land, when the developer constructs a condominium.

Small Business Owners: Five Ways You May Be Breaking Employment Law Without Knowing It

March 26, 2015     By Jurado & Farshchian, P.L.
Breaking Employment law? You may be a great employer, but you may be breaking employment law without even knowing you’re doing it. It’s pretty easy, as a business owner and an employer, to accidentally break the law. Here are five ways it can happen.

Basics of Collaborative Law

March 26, 2015     By Demmel Law Office, LLC
Collaboration means to work together to achieve a common goal. The collaborative process involves the spouses, their attorneys and any other involved professionals engaging in non-confrontational sessions to discuss the issues and goals of the involved individuals. The issues may include divorce, support of a spouse and/or children, how to divide the marital assets, co-parenting plans and anything else that spouses need to decide.

Is Medicaid Planning Necessary?

March 26, 2015     By Giro Elder Law
What American doesn’t fear that they may end up in a nursing home when they become older? This not only means a great loss of personal independence, but also a tremendous financial price tag $$. Depending on location of the facility, and level of care, nursing homes cost between $40,000 and $180,000 a year; a large investment by any means.

I'm Being Harassed on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter; What Are My Legal Options?

March 26, 2015     By HG.org
Cyber-bullying has become a very big problem in America, and it is not just limited to children. Every day, thousands of people have to contend with negative, abusive, insulting, and threatening comments posted on, or linked to, their social media accounts. This has left many to wonder if there is anything they can do – from a legal standpoint – to protect themselves.

How Do Inheritance Laws Work?

March 26, 2015     By HG.org
Someone has passed away and that person's friends, family, and loved ones are left to sort out what to do with the things that are left behind. This can include both assets and liabilities. Whether a will was left or not, it is often important to understand how inheritance laws work in order to avoid disputes and keep anyone from being left with nothing but debt.

When Is It Legal to Download Music, Movies, or Software Via Torrents on the Internet?

March 26, 2015     By HG.org
Since the rise of the Internet, the illegal sharing of music, movies, and software have been an ongoing concern. Still, not every peer-to-peer network for sharing various forms of media is illegal, and some companies have even found it desirable to begin distributing materials in this fashion. So, when is it legal to download music, movies, or software via torrents on the Internet?

What Happens When Business Partners Divorce in Illinois?

March 26, 2015     By Abear Law Offices
Spouses do not typically go into marriages anticipating the marriage will fail. Likewise, partners do not begin a business thinking that it will be anything but successful. When the two worlds collide, a divorce settlement may adversely affect the future of a business, particularly when the spouses were business partners.

Someone Sold Me Broken or Defective Merchandise, What Can I Do?

March 26, 2015     By HG.org
Ever bought something only to discover it did not work? Usually a larger retailer will take the item back, but some smaller companies are not always so willing to do so. When this happens, what can you, as the consumer, do about it?

What Are Georgia's Booster Seat Laws?

March 26, 2015     By Goldstein & Hayes, PC
Parents all know that if they plan to drive their child, they will need a car seat. To help keep our children safe while in a vehicle, there are laws all parents should be familiar with.

Swimming Pool Safety Tips for Residential Pool Owners

March 26, 2015     By Goldstein & Hayes, PC
Thousands of homeowners in and around Atlanta have swimming pools or hot tubs on their property. While these amenities can significantly increase property value and can provide hours of entertainment and relaxation, they can also pose a risk of serious injury to people who use them.

Real Estate in Costa Rica

March 26, 2015     By ERP Lawyers & Associates
Due to the financial crisis in the US in 2008, Costa Rica was seriously affected in the real estate field, because most of the people that were buying properties, mainly in the Pacific and Caribbean area, were coming from the U.S.A. and some other foreign countries. However, since 2012 Costa Rica has been experiencing a new growth in real estate.

What to Do After a Truck or Auto Accident

March 26, 2015     By Goldstein & Hayes, PC
If you have been involved in an accident with a semi-truck or other commercial vehicle, you may be confused and have questions regarding how and why your accident occurred and whether you will be able to recover.

Parameters to Request the Granting of a Concession in a Maritime Zone

March 26, 2015     By ERP Lawyers & Associates
If a private person or a legal corporation wants to purchase a property at the beaches of Costa Rica, whether it is to build a house, hotel, resort or business, first it should be informed about the requirements to obtain a concession in the maritime zone. To have a concession means that the person doesn’t acquire the property, but obtains a permit for using it, that allows the exploitation and enjoyment of the land, according to the parameters established by the local regulatory plan.

Ways to Prevent Child Drowning Accidents in Different Environments

March 26, 2015     By Goldstein & Hayes, PC
Parents should always be aware of the high risk of drowning–especially for very young children–and should always take precautionary steps to keep their children safe in or around any type of water, no matter how shallow the water may be.

Scammed by Someone from Another Country, What are My Legal Options?

March 26, 2015     By HG.org
They are a routine part of our modern, online world: Internet scams are a daily annoyance for many. Often found in annoying emails, website popups, and other dark corners of the web, these digital scam artists seem to be everywhere today. And, with many of these scams operating overseas, it has left many to wonder what they can do if they fall victim to the tricks of someone from another country.

How to Successfully Develop a Real Estate Project

March 26, 2015     By ERP Lawyers & Associates
To receive a highly professional legal advice based on experience in Real Estate will be vital to make sure that the land you want to purchase for starting a real estate project (horizontal or vertical condominiums, houses, gated communities or commercial) is ideal and doesn’t have any kind of building restrictions.

Infant Brain Injuries Caused at Birth

March 26, 2015     By Goldstein & Hayes, PC
Brain damage during the childbirth process has been associated with many different serious disorders that can cause lifelong difficulties for the child in question.

Is there Ever Enough Money to Start a Business

March 26, 2015     By McKee & Magee PLLC
How to fund your business.

New York Zombie Foreclosures On the Rise

March 26, 2015     By The Law Offices of Robert S. Lewis, P.C.
According to RealtyTrac, there were 16,700 zombie foreclosures in New York in 2014. That number has since risen by 54 percent. These homes are often the houses that bring a neighborhood's value down; the houses with unkempt lawns and boarded-up windows that are easy to ignore and forget.

Proposed Price Changes for Medicinal Products and Medical Devices in National and Foreign Currency in the Ukraine

March 26, 2015     By Legal Alliance
On March 13, 2015 on the web-site of the Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine the draft of the Regulation of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine was published, which is consider to change the Regulation of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine “On reference pricing for medicinal products and medical devices procured by the state and local budgets”, dated 02.07.2014 N 240, in the aspect of the declaring currency of wholesale and selling price (hereafter as the Draft of Regulation).

Some Medicinal Products Registration in the Ukraine

March 26, 2015     By Legal Alliance
Government adopted the Regulation of the CMU on establishment of unlimited re-registration and simplification of some medicinal products registration.

E-Residency in Estonia

March 26, 2015     By ADMD Law Office
As the world seems to develop faster and faster, a new gadget has been placed to the disposal of the foreigners and non-resident persons in Estonia, namely the digital identity card also known as e-residency.

Insurance Law: Enforcing Claims From The Insurance Policy

March 26, 2015     By GRP Rainer LLP
It is crucial both in one’s private life and in business to cover oneself against damage and loss. It is not, however, always easy to enforce claims from an insurance policy if damage or loss has occurred.

Grounds for Divorce in Turkey and in Romania A Comparative Study

March 26, 2015     By ADMD Law Office
Although not all of them are stipulated by the laws, grounds for divorce are multiplying at many jurisdictions given the fact that divorces are becoming more common in educated societies. The legislations of different countries tried to reflect these common grounds in a compact manner, although, most of the time, they are not stipulated in an exhaustive one, leaving judges leverage. This study aims to compare the grounds of divorce in Turkey and in Romania

Your 8 Step Guide to Navigating Business Contracts

March 25, 2015     By Jurado & Farshchian, P.L.
It’s easy to feel lost when first reading the language used in business contracts; all those details swirling around are important, but often difficult to follow. Placing legal terms in context, and gaining an understanding of provisions, are great ways to start feeling comfortable with this common contract that’s the backbone of every transaction.

How Can Social Media Affect my Illinois Divorce?

March 25, 2015     By Mulyk, Laho & Mack, LLC
We live in an age where we constantly feel the need to let everyone in the world around us know exactly where we are at all times. This is made possible by social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and other similar networking and social sharing pages.

How Long Does Child Support Last For?

March 25, 2015     By HG.org
While individual states may vary as to how they calculate child support, one constant is that states recognize that both parents have the legal duty to provide their children with basic necessities and to provide for their needs. The duration of a child support order depends on a number of factors.

What are Timeshare 'Points'?

March 25, 2015     By Aaronson Law Firm
The timeshare deed system required a level of disclosure that effectively prevented certain practices hurting the bottom line of the unscrupulous timeshare developer.

Pennsylvania Highway Safety Laws Need Improvement

March 25, 2015     By Lessin & Gompers
Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety (AHAS) in Washington, D.C. assert that Pennsylvania’s highway safety laws lag behind ten other states, putting Pennsylvania drivers at a higher risk of preventable car accident injuries and deaths.

New Jersey Same Sex Marriage

March 25, 2015     By The Hartman Group
The debate over same-sex marriage continues to be a political issue, but many do not feel as strongly about the issue as they did a decade ago.

Apps Designed To Assist Parents With Child Support Expenses

March 25, 2015     By The Hartman Group
Decisions related to the financial aspects of child support after a divorce can be an extremely difficult and a combative issue between divorced parents.

Decline in Deadly Car Crashes

March 25, 2015     By Grungo Colarulo
Drivers may be safer than ever thanks to improved car designs on some of the nation’s most popular car brands.

Crane Accidents for Construction Workers

March 25, 2015     By Grungo Colarulo
The construction industry consistently has one of the highest rates of workplace injury each year.

Appealing Criminal Convictions for Unfair Trial

March 25, 2015     By Law Office of Jill R. Cohen
Eddie Ray Routh was recently convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the killing of Navy Seal, Chris Kyle and his friend, Chad Littlefield.

Pennsylvania Physician's Right to Practice Evidence-Based Medicine

March 25, 2015     By The Ezold Law Firm, PC
Very simply, in Pennsylvania doctors do not have to treat patients who refuse vaccinations for themselves or their children.

Potholes Cause Serious Car Accidents

March 25, 2015     By The Law Office of James R. Moyles
Potholes are a leading cause of car accidents in our area this time of year.

Inferior Vena Cava Filters

March 25, 2015     By The Law Office of James R. Moyles
It is estimated that there are 200,000 pulmonary embolisms (PE) deaths every year in the United States related to deep vein thrombosis (DVT.)

Safety Concerns for Motorcyclists

March 25, 2015     By The Law Office of James R. Moyles
It has been said that seatbelts save lives in car accidents. The same can be said for wearing helmets while operating a motorcycle.

Common Surgical Tool Could Spread Cancer During Hysterectomy

March 25, 2015     By Eichen, Crutchlow, Zaslow & McElroy, LLP
U.S. gynecologists had been routinely using a medical device called a laparoscopic power morcellator in hysterectomies and fibroid removal procedures for years when the U.S. Food & Drug Administration began warning doctors of serious risks associated with this device last April, 2014.

Automatic Prescription Refill Programs

March 25, 2015     By Eichen, Crutchlow, Zaslow & McElroy, LLP
Many patients with chronic illnesses such as high blood pressure or diabetes enjoy the conveniences of automatic prescription refill programs which helps them efficiently manage their medications.

The Length of the Divorce Process in Maryland

March 25, 2015     By Huesman, Jones and Miles, LLC
How Long does it take to get Divorced in Maryland?

Constructive Desertion in Maryland

March 25, 2015     By Huesman, Jones and Miles, LLC
What is meant by “constructive desertion” under Maryland Law?

Preventable Hospital Deaths

March 25, 2015     By The Law Offices of David K. Cuneo
Living in a country that is known for its wealth, advanced technology, and some of the best healthcare in the free world, U.S. citizens do not typically worry that they may not survive a hospital stay.

NTSB Requests Highway Regulators Make Safety Recommendations a Top Priority

March 25, 2015     By Richard DiTomaso, ESQ., PC
According to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), truck accident deaths have increased by nearly 17% since 2009.

Preliminary Screening for DUI

March 25, 2015     By Law Offices of Michele Finizio
Traffic stops by law enforcement are serious business. More often than not, motorists are pulled over because of driving infractions and/or traffic violations.

Surprising Ways You Can Get Poisoned: A Lesson in Poison Prevention

March 25, 2015     By Kaplan Lawyers, P.C.
For most of us, the word “poison” conjures up fairy tales and fantasies — Snow White’s poisoned apple, Captain Hook’s medicine in Peter Pan, the Wicked Witch’s poppy field in The Wizard of Oz. Or, for readers of a certain age, maybe “Every Rose Has Its Thorn” comes to mind.

Negotiating the Best Possible Settlement in a Slip-and-Fall Case

March 25, 2015     By d'Oliveira & Associates
Slip-and-fall accidents have the potential to result in serious or even fatal injuries. They may lead to permanent injury or disability ranging from chronic pain to bone fractures or even paralysis.

Commercial Law: Companies Must Comply With An Abundance Of Legal Regulations

March 25, 2015     By GRP Rainer LLP
Any entrepreneur participating in economic life finds himself facing an abundance of laws, standards and regulations arising from various fields of law – national and international.

Intellectual Property Law: Understanding the Basics

March 24, 2015     By Jurado & Farshchian, P.L.
Intellectual property law is an intimidating subject for many business owners. Sure, you’ve heard horror stories about intellectual property being stolen… but that would never happen to you, right? Actually, if you’re in business long enough, there’s a very good chance that your ideas will be stolen. And if you don’t protect yourself, the consequences could be catastrophic.

Can a Joint Account Be Garnished?

March 24, 2015     By HG.org
When a creditor wants to ensure that it will quickly receive the funds that it is due, it may go after any funds or assets that it can get its hands on. In some situations, creditors may prefer to garnish a bank account rather than go after an employee’s wages. In many situations, the creditor may be able to access funds in a joint account.

What To Expect at a Workers' Compensation Trial

March 24, 2015     By Law Office of James M. Hoffmann
If your workers' compensation case is in dispute, your case may need to resolved through a workers' compensation trial.

What Is a Disbursement?

March 24, 2015     By Console & Hollawell P.C.
Once a case is settled, the final steps to receiving the money damages you have attained include filling out the necessary legal paperwork. One such piece of paperwork is a disbursement. A disbursement is a document that outlines all of the deductions from your settlement.

Land Property Purchase in the Ukraine

March 24, 2015     By Kydalov & Partners
Nowadays, land property is one of the most profitable objects of investment in Ukraine. Both Ukrainian and foreign investors show their interest in this sphere.

Registering a Pharmaceutical Company by a Foreigner in Ukraine

March 24, 2015     By Kydalov & Partners
Starting a new business in Ukraine appeals to foreigners, as it provides a real opportunity for significant profits from trade at the pharmaceutical market. This niche of the market shows permanently existent and growing demand for different medical drugs along with various supplements and accompanying personal care products.

Oil Contracts, What Is it all About?

March 24, 2015     By Dandashli & Associates
Perhaps fuel could be the quickest product to come in to mind when thinking about petroleum, but the list of petroleum products is long and includes numerous materials such as propane, liquid fuels blending such as kerosene, benzene, etc…lubricants, sulfar, asphalt and many more….Petroleum contracts through the history were designed with crude oil in mind, and this ethos still dominate the structure of the contracts up to this date.

51 States Have Declared War on Tax Evasion – Voluntary Disclosure a Way Out

March 24, 2015     By GRP Rainer LLP
Banking secrecy might soon be a thing of the past and tax evaders will come under more and more pressure. 51 states have signed a tax treaty in Berlin concerning the automatic exchange of information.

Cottage Food Operations under the California Homemade Food Act

March 23, 2015     By The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson
The California Homemade Food Act which went into effect January 1, 2013 has created a new category of food production called a cottage food operation. To qualify for a permit, aspiring food manufacturers need to attend a food safety class, pass an exam, learn how to label foods, pay a fee and submit to inspections. They can’t smoke or keep pets in their kitchens, certain hazardous foods are prohibited, and there is also a revenue limit.

Four Steps to Stronger Business Contracts

March 23, 2015     By Jurado & Farshchian, P.L.
Strong business contracts are essential to protect yourself and your business. Below are four key steps to creating effective business contracts.

New York DWI FAQs

March 23, 2015     By The Law Office of Zev Goldstein PLLC
If you’ve violated DWI in NY, the repercussions can be staggering; a negative impact on your career, increased insurance premium costs, personal and family embarrassment and a ruined driving record which can take years to repair. We’d like to share some of the common DWI questions.

Wage Garnishment Laws

March 23, 2015     By HG.org
If a creditor knows that a debtor is working, one effective method for the creditor to collect on this debt is to have the debtor’s wages garnished. However, there are several laws that apply that can affect the garnishment process.

No Fault: Grounds Available for Dissolution of Civil Unions

March 23, 2015     By Adinolfi & Lieberman, P.A.
New Jersey is one of many states that permits same-sex couples to enter into civil unions.

Developing Parenting Plans for Disabled Children

March 23, 2015     By Adinolfi & Lieberman, P.A.
No divorce is easy, especially those that involve children.

Pennsylvania Motorcycle Laws are Cause for Concern

March 23, 2015     By Jay L Edelstein Attorney At Law
In 1967, the federal government required states to have laws making motorcycle riders wear helmets in order to qualify for certain federal safety programs and highway construction funds. Most states complied with this to receive the funding.

Don't Be Prevented from Recovering for Injuries

March 23, 2015     By Jay L Edelstein Attorney At Law
In most instances of personal injury, you know right away or within days or weeks that you are injured.

EEOC Updates Enforcement Guidance for Pregnant Employment

March 23, 2015     By Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C.
Pregnancy is considered a temporary disability under the law. Employers must provide equal benefits and treatment to pregnant employees as they do with employees who have other types of temporary disabilities.

Mesothelioma Novel Biological Therapies

March 23, 2015     By Shein Law Center, Ltd.
Chemotherapy is often the first line of defense for patients suffering from mesothelioma. Many mesothelioma patients are not eligible for surgery at diagnosis, so chemotherapy is the best option for increased survival rates.

Hire an Accredited Asbestos Professional before Repair or Remodeling

March 23, 2015     By Brookman, Rosenberg, Brown & Sandler
Homeowners are constantly faced with routine maintenance and repairs, and many like to modernize their homes with extensive remodeling projects. While these types of upgrades and repairs are necessary, there could be hidden dangers for unsuspecting inhabitants.

MADD'S Mission to Take on Drugged Driving

March 23, 2015     By Galfand Berger LLP
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) was founded in 1980 in an attempt to address the issue of drunk driving.

Healthcare Employees at Risk of Injury

March 23, 2015     By Galfand Berger LLP
Several investigations into workplace injuries of nurses and orderlies reveal a large number of career ending injuries.

Malta - Streamlining its PIF and AIF Regimes

March 23, 2015     By CSB Advocates
On the 10th of March 2015 the Malta Financial Services Authority ("MFSA") published a consultation paper on the regulatory approach applicable to collective investment schemes licenced as professional investor funds (“PIFs”) and alternative investment funds (“AIFs”) in terms of the Investment Services Act.

Sales Tax: Various Rates, Deadlines, Obligations and Possibilities

March 23, 2015     By GRP Rainer LLP
Every citizen comes into contact with sales tax, also referred to as turnover tax, on an almost daily basis, as it is payable on every purchase and service.

What is Emotional Distress and How Can I Prove It?

March 23, 2015     By Dan T. Matrafajlo, Attorney at Law
If you choose to file a claim with the Division of Workers’ Compensation, you should hire an attorney to help with your claim. The legal system can be confusing and overwhelming, and there deadlines to be met. An experienced Personal Injury attorney will guide you through the process.

Cyprus and Barbados to Negotiate a Double Taxation Treaty

March 23, 2015     By Soteris Flourentzos & Associates LLC
Cyprus and Barbados announced earlier this month, that they are to begin negotiating a double taxation treaty to strengthen economic relations between them.

Legal Aspects of Conflicting Views on Cyprus's Exclusive Economic Zone

March 21, 2015     By Anastasios Antoniou LLC
We explore the general legal aspects of the conflicting positions between Cyprus and Turkey relating to Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone and the exploration for natural gas. This note does not constitute nor should be relied upon as legal advice and is for general information only. Regulated legal advice and counsel can be retained by contacting our Public International Law practice.

Do You Qualify for Protection Under the ADA? 3 Questions to Ask

March 20, 2015     By Murphy Law Group, LLC
What the law does and doesn’t say about disabilities.

What Consumer Protections Apply to Defective Products?

March 20, 2015     By HG.org
If a consumer is injured by a defective product, he or she may have a variety of avenues available to protect him or her.

Crime Victim Injuries – Legal Rights in the Criminal & Civil Courts

March 20, 2015     By Laffey, Bucci & Kent
Victims of crime are often misinformed about their full legal rights. There are many differences between the criminal and civil justice systems. Learn about crime victims’ full legal rights.

International Payment Systems to Transfer Processing Inside Russia

March 20, 2015     By Capital Legal Services, L.L.C.
Transactions inside Russia with the use of international payment cards will be processed within the Russian National System of Payment Cards (NSPC)

Administrative Liability for Unauthorized Use of Land in Russia has Increased

March 20, 2015     By Capital Legal Services, L.L.C.
Federal Law No.46-FZ “On amending the Administrative Offences Code of the Russian Federation,” increasing the administrative liability for unlawful use of land parcels (the “Federal Law”) was adopted on March 08, 2015, namely:

Tax Evasion: Countdown for Voluntary Disclosure Has Begun

March 20, 2015     By GRP Rainer LLP
Tax evaders who wish to pre-empt a conviction for tax evasion with a voluntary declaration ought to hurry. Stricter rules for voluntary disclosure shall apply from 2015.

How Do Subpoenas Work?

March 19, 2015     By HG.org
While a summons may require another party in the case to appear, a subpoena can require that a particular person appear in court or for other proceedings. Additionally, this legal tool can be used to acquire information that one of the party desires.

Can an Employer Fire/Not Hire Me for Failing a Physical?

March 19, 2015     By HG.org
Many employers use a variety of pre-employment tests to help find qualified employees. However, some strategies may be illegal if the test is targeted to weed out individuals with disabilities.

Recent Product Recalls Consumers Should Know About

March 19, 2015     By Salvi & Maher, LLC
Thousands of products are recalled every year due to manufacturing defects, poor product design that creates unsafe conditions for users, or a lack of adequate safety information about the product included with its packaging.

Parallel Import to be Legalized in Russia in 2015 - Antitrust Risks

March 19, 2015     By Capital Legal Services, L.L.C.
Parallel import allows import of goods not only by their owner or dealer, but also by any importer.

Construction Workers Injuries and Fatalities

March 19, 2015     By Schmidt, Kirifides, Fridkin & Rassias
Construction worker injuries and deaths in construction work zones happen all too often. Just a few months ago, a construction worker in Chester County was hit and fatally injured by an automobile when he was putting down cones. This is one recent news story among many involving the death of a construction worker in a highway work zone.

Ban the Box Law and Criminal Convictions' Effect on Employment

March 19, 2015     By Law Offices of Michele Finizio
For decades, virtually every employment application included the common question, “Have you ever been convicted of a crime?” It did not matter if it was a misdemeanor or perhaps a more serious offense that resulted in spending time in prison.

Mental Health Injuries Resulting from on the Job Injuries

March 19, 2015     By E.S. Borjeson & Associates
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released a study that discusses how mental health issues are related to work site physical injuries.

Dangerous Conditions Can Cause Slip and Fall Accidents

March 19, 2015     By Grungo Colarulo
As the winter weather continues into March, the personal injury lawyers in South Jersey and Philadelphia at Grungo Colarulo want to remind everyone to stay safe while walking.

Decline in Fatal Car Accidents

March 19, 2015     By The Law Offices of David K. Cuneo
According to the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety’s (IIHS) most recent statistics, the probability of dying in a car accident has declined by more than one-third in the past three years.

Electronic Medical Errors May Result in Medical Errors

March 19, 2015     By The Law Office of James R. Moyles
In 2015, all hospitals and doctors’ offices will be required by federal law to keep electronic medical records. Many facilities have already begun the process of digitizing records.

The Procedure for the Suspension of the Issuance of the Patent in Russia

March 19, 2015     By Levine Bridge Law Firm
The resolution of the Federal Migration Service of Russia established a procedure that determines the sequence of steps for the FMS of Russia on providing decision to suspend the right to issue patents to foreign citizens on the territory of the RF administrative district.

Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice Lawyers Discuss Nursing Home Report Cards

March 19, 2015     By The Law Office of James R. Moyles
The federal government is currently making it much more difficult for nursing homes to achieve a five star rating. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) altered their public reporting site to include a stricter criteria to reach a top rating.

Motorcycle Accidents Show Decrease in Injuries and Fatalities

March 19, 2015     By The Law Office of James R. Moyles
Motorcycles are often difficult for other vehicles to see when traveling on roadways simply because cars and trucks are much larger in size than the two-wheeled vehicles.

Divorce and Economic Hardship for Women

March 19, 2015     By Huesman, Jones and Miles, LLC
As it has become apparent that social conservatives have all but lost their battle on the front against same-sex marriage. It appears that some have taken on a new crusade – making divorce more difficult for all.

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