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How Social Networks are Used for Identity Theft

October 24, 2016     By HG.org
The prevalence of identity theft appears to be increasing as technology continues to move forward. The easy ability of accessing the Internet has helped a lot of individuals steal the identities of unsuspecting victims. The rampant use of fraud has assisted these criminals in obtaining information about others that they otherwise would not have any access to.

Potential Steering Problem Triggers Mazda SUV Recall

October 24, 2016     By d'Oliveira & Associates
A safety defect in the steering for Mazda vehicles has led to a recall from 2006 to 2012.

4 Common Questions and Answers in a Car Accident Case in California

October 24, 2016     By John M. O'Brien & Associates
Driving is like breathing for most Californians: many people use their personal cars to get around with their daily life. However, no matter how experienced you are with driving or how stringently you observe the law, there are always risks you should consider when on the road. We have no control over how others drive. When you have been injured in a car accident or a member of your family was killed as a result of some other driver's negligent behavior, questions will arise.

How to Establish and Incorporate a Limited Liability Company in Romania Using a Corporate Lawyer in Bucharest

October 24, 2016     By Pavel, Margarit & Associates
What seems to be relevant in the present article is the current legislation in Romania which allows any private or corporate entities to incorporate a limited liability company in Romania. In this regard, the article proposes to give an overview of the legal steps in order to incorporate a limited liability company in Romania by a corporate lawyer in Bucharest.

How to Register Your Business in Ghana (Limited By Shares)

October 24, 2016     By Swiftlaw
In simple language, the processes and players involved in registering a company in Ghana are helpful for start-ups and large multinationals alike intending to start a business in Ghana.

Types of Companies in Ghana

October 24, 2016     By Swiftlaw
There are 6 types of companies/business entities that can be registered in Ghana. Helpful for a start-up or large multinationals alike to chose the entity that suits their business operations in Ghana.

Know your Client - Romanian Corporate Governance

October 24, 2016     By Hammond, Minciu and Associates
KYC or know your client seems to be a mantra repeated by many institutions these days, whether is it from banks of financial authorities the mantra KYC is repeated.

Redeeming Competitors’ Discount Vouchers not a Violation of Competition Law in Germany

October 24, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
The Bundesgerichtshof (BGH), Germany’s Federal Court of Justice, has ruled that if a company redeems competitor’s discount vouchers this is generally not considered to be unfair and does not constitute a violation of competition law (Az.: I ZR 137/15).

California’s 2017 Cell Phone Law Affect on Car Accident Liability

October 24, 2016     By The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson
The 2017 new California law restricting cell phone use in cars was designed to further reduce the number of auto accidents and injuries caused by the use of cell phones. Starting January 1, 2017, it will be a violation of the California vehicle code not simply if a driver texts someone while driving but in many other instances. While the intent of the law is admirable, the new law unfortunately may do little to reduce the number of cell phone accidents and injuries.

Using a Treaty Trader Visa to Immigrate to the U.S.

October 24, 2016     By Apfelbaum Law
A treaty trader visa can enable a foreign national to immigrate to Florida for the purpose of starting, developing and directing import/export trade between the treaty country and the United States. A trader can apply for treaty trader visa using immigration lawyers in Florida, who would have knowledge of the application process and requirements, as well as advise you of necessary or applicable Florida legal services needed.

Understanding Elder Abuse

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
Every year, hundreds of thousands of the most vulnerable part of the population are negatively impacted by elder abuse. Elder abuse victims may be vulnerable – both mentally and physically. They may also be frail or even helpless against their abuser.

Dealing with Elder Abuse

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
As more individuals age, life expectancy increases, medical technologies are advanced and the Baby Boomer generation takes its rightful spot as the older generation, instances of elder abuse increase. In order to determine how to deal with elder abuse, you must be able to understand it and detect it.

Child Abuse Myths

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
Cases of child abuse range from one side of the world to the other. These issues have been in existence for hundreds of years, and only recently have these problems been addressed through laws and litigation.

Puppy Mills

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
Organizations in place to assist animals in peril have estimated that over 10,000 puppy mills have been created and are generating profits at the expense of what could have been beloved pets. These facilities have unhealthy living environments for these animals with severe cruelty often unnoticed by others due to where they are located.

What Is Level I Status Drug Trafficking?

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
The distribution and selling of drugs are rampant throughout the world. These criminals provide and cause addiction in thousands of people each year. When large quantities are distributed to other areas or individuals, multiple crimes are often charged if they are caught by law enforcement.

Some of the Most Lenient Marijuana Laws

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
The world has started changing its views on certain drugs. Of these, marijuana has been considered by citizens of the United States for several years as less of a drug and more of an herb. Many individuals have used this substance to assist in medical treatment for pain, aches, swelling and many similar issues a person often faces with certain ailments or conditions.

Dealing with False Allegations of Child Abuse

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
Many criminal cases start before a person is arrested for an alleged crime. The actions of accusing a person are often what lead to an arrest, but they have to start with someone telling someone else that a person committed a crime.

Increasing the Likelihood of a Social Security Disability Claim

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
It is best to prepare for a Social Security Disability claim when applying for benefits. Preparations with documentation and medical details are ideal when claiming for either Supplemental Security Income or Social Security Disability Insurance.

Signs of Child Abuse that Is Occurring at Day Care

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
Child abuse may happen at any place not just in the home. It is when it happens at a business or a company that more damage may be done as it is often unobserved by those in authority. If the abuse is only observed by other children, it may go by unreported.

Some of the Strictest Marijuana Laws

October 23, 2016     By HG.org
The laws of the United States have started to change when dealing with some drugs. One particular drug that has a change of regulation and law governance is marijuana. While some states have legalized the use and manufacture of this substance, other states have started to become stricter in dealing with those consuming this product.

About Blind Mules

October 22, 2016     By HG.org
The supply and transporting of illicit substances are growing issues within the world since the war on drugs failed. Criminals purchase drugs from one place where they are cheaply bought or grown and sell them in another at a higher price to provide thousands of drug users each year.

Crime of Grand Theft Auto

October 22, 2016     By HG.org
Crimes of theft have been around for hundreds of years to include the greater crimes of stealing large or expensive property and possessions. However, laws have become harsh when expensive vehicles are stolen by alleged thieves.

Crime of Robbery

October 22, 2016     By HG.org
The taking or attempting to take something of any value through the use of force, threats of force or through intimidating and fear has been determined to be a robbery by most states. It has also been defined through the removal of someone’s property or belongings with the intention of permanently depriving the owner of the property or belongings.

Differences between Kidnapping and Aggravated Kidnapping

October 22, 2016     By HG.org
Kidnapping is the instance when someone abducts another person for various reasons. The abductor often takes the victim to a remote or far-away place to ensure the person taken is not easily recognized or able to get away.

Disability Appeals Council

October 22, 2016     By HG.org
When a person has a claim for Social Security Disability, he or she most often has to face at least one rejection of the claim before any money may be seen to help with his or her situation. The process the case takes usually has very harsh judgment in determining if a person is eligible and approved for these benefits.

Federal Crime of Human Trafficking

October 22, 2016     By HG.org
Crimes of slavery have been perpetuated for hundreds of years in one form or another. Throughout history, these crimes have been accompanied by physical violence and oppression. As times have changed, slavery in its pure form was abolished through most of the world in the form of various laws or treaties.

Illegal Carrying of a Firearm

October 22, 2016     By HG.org
Firearms are associated with a right to carry in the United States with the belief that every person should be allowed one in his or her home. When the purchase process is legal, it usually requires an individual to complete an application, wait a period of time and then become permitted to own and use a firearm.

Child Abuse and Neglect/DCPP Matters in New Jersey

October 21, 2016     By Lyons & Associates
The goal of the New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCPP) is to protect children from abuse and neglect and work to provide a safe and stable home environment.

Steps for Filing a Workers' Comp Claim

October 21, 2016     By Jeffrey S. Gross, Attorney at Law
When a worker is hospitalized in connection with an injury sustained on the job, they are unable to work. Other injuries may be less serious but still hinder the ability of a worker to complete his or her duties.

Work-Related Car Accidents

October 21, 2016     By Jeffrey S. Gross, Attorney at Law
Some workers drive for a living while others may only occasionally do so to complete a work-related task. Under either scenario – in the event of a workplace car accident – injuries sustained by an employee can form the basis of a successful Workers’ Compensation claim.

Infections from Contaminated Medical Scopes: Who is Liable?

October 21, 2016     By Eichen, Crutchlow, Zaslow & McElroy, LLP
When the very tools designed to keep patients healthy are the ones that put them at risk, who is responsible?

Criminal Charge of Kidnapping

October 21, 2016     By HG.org
Most states have laws regarding kidnapping as a criminal act. The victim is taken and transported usually to a great distance away from his or her original location, often crossing state lines in the process to impede a criminal investigation.

Abduction Cases

October 21, 2016     By HG.org
Abduction and kidnapping cases often go hand in hand. In most cases, abduction is considered to be the illegal holding or transporting of a person without consent and against his or her will. Most instances of this crime include force, threats against the victim, intimidating the person usually through proposed violence or through words or some sort of deception.

Piracy and Trademark Violations on the Rise in the EU

October 21, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
Piracy and copyright infringements are on the increase. As such, it is all the more important to take appropriate measures to protect one’s trademarks and intellectual property.

Company Must Pay $277K After Refusing to Accommodate Worker’s Diabetes

October 20, 2016     By Murphy Law Group, LLC
Supervisor wouldn’t allow woman to keep juice at her work station

Thousands of Talcum Powder Lawsuits Filed Against Johnson & Johnson by Ovarian, Uterine Cancer Victims

October 20, 2016     By Heygood Orr & Pearson
Johnson & Johnson faces thousands of lawsuits filed on behalf of women who were diagnosed with ovarian cancer or uterine cancer after using the company's talcum baby powder products. Earlier this year, two juries in St. Louis, Missouri awarded damages of $72 million and $55 million in a pair of lawsuits filed on behalf of women who were diagnosed with ovarian cancer after using Johnson's Baby Powder, Shower to Shower, or other talcum powder products sold by Johnson & Johnson.

Cypriot Citizenship by Investment Revised Scheme, Approved by the Cabinet Early September 2016

October 20, 2016     By Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC
The main goal of the revised scheme is a further encouragement of Immediate Foreign Investments.

“Unverzüglich” Is an Acceptable Deadline for Taking Remedial Action for Defective Products in Germany

October 20, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
If a purchased item is defective, the buyer can demand that subsequent remedial action be taken. According to a recent ruling of the Bundesgerichtshof (BGH), Germany’s Federal Court of Justice, “unverzüglich” (immediately) is an acceptable deadline in relation to this remedial work.

Australian Trade Marks Attorney Not Always Required

October 20, 2016     By Wadeson
With a recent drop in trade mark official filing fees, Australia just became up to 50% less expensive for foreign trade mark applicants to designate in an international registration under the Madrid Protocol (international registration designating Australia, or IRDA).

DACA: A Short-Term Benefit May Create a Permanent Solution for Some

October 20, 2016     By Charlotte Law Firm
For DACA holders who have U.S. citizen spouses, or DACA holders under the age of 21 with at least one U.S. parent or step-parent, the DACA program may open a door for them to be eligible for permanent residency.

How the Causation Element Works in Florida Personal Injury

October 20, 2016     By Law Offices Of David I. Fuchs P.A.
In Florida, personal injury lawsuits require that the plaintiff show that the defendant(s) directly caused or substantially contributed to the injuries at-issue. Read on to learn more about causation.

13 Mistakes that Can Hurt Your Car Accident Case and the Compensation You're Entitled To

October 19, 2016     By Palermo Tuohy Bruno, PLLC
Car accident cases involving personal injury can be stressful, tedious, and confusing. They are not to be handled alone. A highly-experienced personal injury lawyer will be able to guide you in the right direction and ensure that you don’t make any mistakes that can hurt your case. But little mistakes can put huge dents in your car accident case. Some result from traps set up by defense attorneys and insurance companies. Here’s a list of 13 mistakes that could hurt your car accident case.

Distracted Driving in Oregon State

October 19, 2016     By Peterson Law Offices
The number of deaths and injuries that occur in the United States from traffic accidents are astounding, and more than half of them involve a cell phone!

The Legal Do's and Don'ts of Property Purchase in UAE

October 19, 2016     By Hassan Elhais
The conventional wisdom about the UAE is that it was built on oil first and property second. The country's most populous city Dubai is a living shrine to the role property has played in building society from the ground up; hardly a week goes by when a gleaming new skyscraper isn't added to the pack, which combined gives Dubai the tittle of the world's tallest city.

Inheritance Tax Reform in Germany: Bundesrat Blocks Bill

October 19, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
The inheritance tax reforms have still yet to be finalized. With the Bundesrat, the upper house of the German parliament, having blocked the draft legislation on July 8, no further decision is expected to be taken before the autumn.

Class Actions in Israel- Overview and Contemporary Trends

October 19, 2016     By Barnea & Co. Law Offices
The Israeli Class Action Law came into force in 2006, and formally regulates the proceedings applying to class actions in Israel. This type of action was available in Israel before 2006, but was much less developed.

Cybersecurity in Israel: Protecting Your Investments

October 19, 2016     By Barnea & Co. Law Offices
Your company faces potential threats every day from hackers and online criminals. Whether they are interested in stealing money, absconding with information, or just harassing and creating embarrassment for your organization, you need to be prepared to stop them.

New in Settlement of Labour Disputes in Kazakhstan: Conciliation Commission

October 19, 2016     By Signum Law Firm
Most employers and employees inevitably face the problem of labor disputes, be it individual or collective ones. However, not many are aware of methods for settling labor disputes. With adoption of the new Labour Code, the procedure for settlement of labor disputes has changed considerably, thus, consideration of discord between employee and employer by conciliation commission has become a mandatory step.

Five Things to Look Out for in Any Restaurant Purchase

October 19, 2016     By Jurado & Farshchian, P.L.
There are few endeavors more exciting and captivating than owning a restaurant. But don’t let the allure of being a restaurateur distract you from the risks and challenges that come with acquiring any business.

Should I Go Through My Insurance for Collision Coverage or the Other Driver's Insurance?

October 19, 2016     By Palermo Tuohy Bruno, PLLC
Knowing what to do in regards to insurance and covering the property damage to your car after an accident can be confusing. You have options to cover your property damage with collision coverage: go through your own insurance, or the other driver’s. Both have their pros, and both have their cons...

Can I File for Workers Compensation and Personal Injury Against the Same Employer?

October 19, 2016     By Law Offices of J. Chrisp
If you were injured on the job, you are entitled to restitution through workers compensation insurance. Typically, employees will file an accident report prior to filing their workers compensation claim. At that point, the injured worker is entitled to receive a portion of his or her wages, in addition to medical care until reaching the maximum level of recovery.

Bair Hugger Warming Blankets Lawsuits Heating Up

October 19, 2016     By d'Oliveira & Associates
More cases of victims of deep joint infections are claiming that it was caused by the Bair Hugger Warming Blanket system used by the hospital.

Questions and Answers about the New Federal Trade Secrets Act

October 19, 2016     By The Lomnitzer Law Firm
Does your work involve trade secrets? If it does—or even if you’re not sure—there’s some new legislation that you should know about: the Defend Trade Secrets Act (“DTSA”), which was recently signed into law by President Obama. Here’s some information about the act and how it may affect you.

Turkey’s Civil Offset Enthusiasm

October 19, 2016     By Herdem Attorneys at Law
Most probably many people would not know more about where offset/industrial participation discussions were moving toward before the article titled “The defence industry: Guns and Sugar” has been published on The Economist’s 25 May 2013 dated issue.

Bad Outcome vs. Medical Negligence: What You Need to Know

October 19, 2016     By LawMD
Consulting with an attorney is strongly recommended as soon as possible after you believe you have suffered an event of medical malpractice

Record Fine For Truck Cartel – Enforcing Damages Claims in EU and Germany

October 18, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
Members of the truck cartel will have to pay a fine totaling approx. 2.9 billion euros, and things could become even more expensive if damages claims brought by clients follow.

Child Abduction in Romania

October 18, 2016     By Hammond, Minciu and Associates
The custody and control of children are under Romanian law that of the parents and to those who the courts delegate this authority. Parental authority involves both rights and obligations for the parents for the education and raising of children. The rule is that parental authority is exercised jointly by both parents, regardless of whether they are married or divorced.

New EU Copyright Rules Aimed at Supporting Online Content Creators

October 18, 2016     By GVZH Advocates
During the State of the Union 2016, the European Commission proposed the introduction of new and up to date EU copyright rules.

Skill-based Fantasy Sports Enjoy Formal Exempt Status in Malta

October 18, 2016     By GVZH Advocates
The daily fantasy sports (‘DFS’) industry has been a hot topic of debate in the United States market.

Right to Compensation in Respect of Unused Leave in EU and Malta

October 18, 2016     By GVZH Advocates
The European Court of Justice has recently ruled that an employee has the right to be paid an allowance in lieu of any days of paid annual leave which are left outstanding upon termination of employment.

Pitfalls of Estate Planning by Deed

October 18, 2016     By JensenBayles, LLP
The motivation appears to be a desire to avoid probate, but probate may be the least of one’s problems if one utilizes any of the above scenarios.

I Am Healthy: Why Do I Need a Power of Attorney?

October 18, 2016     By JensenBayles, LLP
A durable power of attorney allows you to name someone to make financial decisions for you if you are not able to make those decisions yourself.

Immigration Marriage Fraud

October 17, 2016     By Law Offices of Grinberg & Segal
The Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) provides for immigration benefits for the alien spouse of a U.S. citizen. For example, a U.S. citizen may file an immediate relative petition on behalf of his or her alien spouse, which is not subject to an annual cap.

How to Protect Your IP with a Non-Disclosure Agreement

October 17, 2016     By Jurado & Farshchian, P.L.
The employment landscape has changed over the last few years and many small and mid-size companies today operate with outside help – contractors or freelancers who perform important tasks but who are not full time employees on your payroll, or even third party companies who consult on a new product or service.

New Amended Trademark Law of Saudi Arabia

October 17, 2016     By Hazim AL-Madani Law Firm
Trademark Authority of Saudi Arabia enacts the GCC Trademark Law:

The Necessity and Some Problematic Aspects of the Choice of Law Clauses for International Transactions

October 17, 2016     By iLex Law Firm Armenia
In their day by day practice business entities very often conclude transactions that have cross border nature for example a company may conclude a contract with the entities from deferent country and even from different legal system. In this context, the important issue that need to be considered is which law would be applicable to the contract concluded between such entities.

Lies in CV – Challenge to and Termination of Employment Contract Without Notice in Germany

October 17, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
Anyone who includes false statements in their application documents risks having their employment contract terminated with immediate effect.

India Simplifies Company Incorporation Procedures

October 17, 2016     By Rajkishore Associates
In a step to further ease and quicken the pace of incorporation of a company in India, The Ministry of Corporate Affairs amended the Companies Incorporation Rules by enacting the Companies (Incorporation) Fourth Amendment Rules, 2016 and released a simplified form for the incorporation of a company named Simplified Proforma for Incorporating Company Electronically (SPICe)otherwise known as Form INC-32.

Common U.S. Immigration Options for Entrepreneurs and Foreign Investors

October 17, 2016     By Jurado & Farshchian, P.L.
The four most common immigration visa options for entrepreneurs and foreign investors come in two categories.

Prenuptial Agreements: Are They Really Necessary?

October 17, 2016     By JensenBayles, LLP
Why are your children so concerned about your new life? Are they overreacting?

Estate Planning: Clarifying Your Wishes

October 17, 2016     By JensenBayles, LLP
The reality is that estate planning is necessary for everyone — no matter the value of their assets.

Utah’s New Statutory Durable Power of Attorney

October 17, 2016     By JensenBayles, LLP
A Durable Power of Attorney allows the principal to authorize another person (your agent) to make financial decisions the principal specifies in the document. It is important to name an agent or agents you can trust to act in your best interest because of the significant authority typically granted in a power of attorney.

Undue Influence: A Form of Elder Abuse

October 17, 2016     By JensenBayles, LLP
A proactive approach in this situation is to meet with a qualified estate planning attorney to guide the individual through the estate planning process which may help avoid some of the pitfalls of undue influence that can arise from caregivers, friends, family and others.

Trademark Law in the EU: No Distinction Made Between “Mac” And “Mc”

October 17, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
No distinction is made between “Mac” and “Mc” for the purposes of trademark law. The General Court of the European Union (EGC) ruled that whether the syllable includes an “a” is of no great significance (Az.: T-518/13).

3 Must-Have Types of Legal Videos

October 17, 2016     By Crisp Video Group
Our team has worked with numerous attorneys over the years, and by far the most common goals have been generating more leads, which convert to clients, and more time, so attorneys can focus on growing their practices. By implementing these 3 types legal videos for your firm, you can do just that.

Successful Workers’ Compensation Claim

October 17, 2016     By Schmidt, Kirifides & Rassias
When an employee is injured in the workplace, he or she is typically eligible for Workers’ Compensation benefits to cover lost wages and medical expenses. Depending on the nature of the injury, Workers’ Compensation claims can be very expensive for insurance companies.

Divorce and Social Security Benefits

October 17, 2016     By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, PA
Knowing how and when to apply for Social Security benefits can be a confusing process, especially if a person is divorced. Clients often have questions about whether he or she is entitled to a portion of the ex-spouse’s benefits, and the best way to pursue collecting those benefits.

Workers' Compensation Laws in Pennsylvania

October 17, 2016     By Jeffrey S. Gross, Attorney at Law
Suffering a work-related injury in Pennsylvania is no doubt a life-changing experience for workers and their family members. The costly medical bills and time spent out of work can have a significant financial impact, as can losing a family member who was a primary earner.

Can a Pregnant Person Legally Take Methadone?

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
Drug addiction is rampant among Americans of all ages and backgrounds. For decades, the war on drugs has failed to eradicate this issue. These substances have overtaken lives to the point friends and family no longer recognize who these addicted individuals are any longer.

Driving without a License

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
Some drivers journey from one place to another with only short jaunts and may forget to bring a driver’s license. Others have had their licenses suspended after facing other traffic crimes such as too many speeding tickets or driving under the influence.

Possibility of Scheduling Down Marijuana

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
In the years after 2000, marijuana has been considered less of an illicit substance and more of a common drug found everywhere. Healthcare professionals have found many individuals use it to soothe pain with medical problems. The medical aspect of the drug has become so widespread that several states have attempted to legalize the drug for at least medicinal purposes.

Are Radar Detectors Legal?

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
Many drivers have purchased and installed radar detectors in many states. The question of legality has risen at different points in time, and some states have created stipulations regarding these devices. For those that have these legally, the question remains how long until they are outlawed entirely.

Employee Disability Benefits

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
When employees work at the same place for so long, they expect to accrue several types of pay to their own accounts. Among these are often pension, unemployment when needed and disability benefits if any type of issue ever arises.

Drug Crimes and Penalties

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
The punishments for possession, distribution and the manufacture of drugs are often harsh and severe. When multiple counts are applied to a person’s case, he or she may see life behind bars. Combine violence with these crimes, and the person may face other penalties often more severe than if violent acts were not added to the charges.

What Happens If You Take Prescription Drugs without a Prescription?

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
Many families have access to drugs lying around the house from previous prescriptions that were not completely used. In many situations, one person or another in the family may give these drugs to another person even if he or she does not have that prescription or may require a different dose.

Things to Know about Major Thefts

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
The issue with theft has dropped throughout the United States as the economy improves, but major thefts are still an issue. The Federal Bureau of Investigation has been committed to the various major thefts of art, gems, retail and other types of greater robbery. Through their efforts, many heists have been foiled.

Reducing Federal Drug Penalties

October 16, 2016     By HG.org
Penalties for drug charges are extremely severe for those convicted of these crimes. Starting in 2014, acts have been proposed to provide a reduction in consequences for these crimes as well as a retroactive allowance for those convicted from the point the acts were proposed originally. These acts are to update the minimum sentencing to keep with the years as laws and sentencing shift and change.

New and Updated Regulation on the Naturalisation (Citizenship) of Investors in Cyprus by Investment

October 14, 2016     By Economides Kranos & Co. LLC
The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cyprus, on the 13th of September 2016 has issued an amended Regulation in relation to the Scheme for Naturalisation (Citizenship) of Investors in Cyprus by Exception.

What Does Unlawful Discrimination Cover?

October 14, 2016     By Sidney L. Gold & Associates, PC
As detailed above, unlawful discrimination occurs when your employer negatively affects the terms and conditions of your employment or terminates your employment due to your:

Physicians Face Discrimination

October 14, 2016     By Sidney L. Gold & Associates, PC
Physicians are faced with many employment law issues, with discrimination being a common one. Frequently, physicians must endure employers or executives who are unsympathetic to their religious views and can discriminate against them in multiple ways.

Asbestos Exposure from Natural Disasters

October 14, 2016     By Brookman, Rosenberg, Brown & Sandler
In Honolulu, Hawaii, individuals recently displaced from their homes due to recent flooding will have to wait two more months to return. This is due to the risk of exposure to asbestos, which broke from safe containment due to the flood.

What are the Most Common Causes & Types of Wrongful Death?

October 13, 2016     By Groth & Associates
Do you believe that you have had a loved one pass way wrongfully? Are you wondering what qualifies as a wrongful death?

Contract of Inheritance Has Strong Binding Effect in Germany

October 12, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
Anyone who does not wish to be subject to the rules of intestate succession can set out arrangements for their estate in a will or contract of inheritance. A contract of inheritance has a strong binding effect.

I-9 Compliance Tips for Employers

October 12, 2016     By Jurado & Farshchian, P.L.
Federal law requires that all employers verify the eligibility of new employees to work in the U.S. by completing Form I-9, the Employment Eligibility Verification form. This must take place within three days of the new employee reporting for work.

Skill-Based Fantasy Sports Enjoy Formal Exempt Status in Malta

October 12, 2016     By GVZH Advocates
The daily fantasy sports (‘DFS’) industry has been a hot topic of debate in the United States market.

Complaints of Serious Complications With the Use of ESSURE® Likely to Result In Litigation

October 12, 2016     By Patberg, Carmody & Ging
ESSURE® complications may lead to litigation.

Possible to Withdraw from Brokerage Contracts Concluded By Email in Germany

October 12, 2016     By GRP Rainer LLP
It has since become common for contracts with real estate brokers to be concluded online or by email. It is possible to withdraw from these contracts provided the statutory notice periods are observed.

Why Victims Need California Uber Car Accident Lawyers for Ride Sharing Personal Injury Claims

October 12, 2016     By The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson
One might have thought it would be easy to settle an Uber accident claim or lawsuit in California. After all, California now requires increased amounts of insurance coverage for Uber accidents. However, there’s nothing simple in resolving an Uber car accident case and the difficulties are only going to increase substantially when Uber cars become self-driving. More than ever, victims of Uber auto accidents need experienced Uber car accident personal injury lawyers.

What You Need to Know About Franchise Agreements in Italy

October 12, 2016     By Kenton Miles Legal Network
Franchise can be a wonderful approach to achieving success in life, as for many people owning a franchise can be a less risky alternative to a standard corporate job. Surely, the empowerment this strategy represents and the reliance on a consolidated brand can be an attractive opportunity, but it is important to carefully consider the terms of the agreement you sign when becoming a franchisee.

Most Common Types of White Collar Crimes

October 10, 2016     By HG.org
White collar crimes are committed every year. Sometimes the perpetrator is discovered. Other times, such actions go undetected. In other cases, the defendant may be targeted by someone who actually committed the crime and is trying to avoid detection.

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