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Jeffrey B. McCarron and William T. Salzer Recognized in the Best Lawyers in America 2020

LogoSwartz Campbell is pleased to announce that partners Jeffrey B. McCarron and William T. Salzer have been included in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 for the practice areas of "Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants" and "Insurance Law," respectively.

For the Third Year in a Row, Berry Law Named to Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Berry Law, one of the fastest growing law firms dedicated to representing veterans and active-duty military personnel, is proud to announce it made the Inc. 5000 list for the third year in a row. Impressively, the firm is one of the top 5 fastest growing law firms in the Midwest. Additionally, Berry Law is the 12th fastest growing company in the state of Nebraska.

Jacki Smith Named Partner in the Lambert Firm

LogoThe Lambert Firm is pleased to announce that Jacki Smith has been named a partner in our New Orleans maritime law firm.

Canadian Immigration Lawyers Share New Immigration Option to Manitoba

LogoSas & Ing, a team of Canadian immigration lawyers in Vancouver, have recently published a blog that may be of interest to young entrepreneurs who hope to make Canada their permanent home.

Rizio, Hamilton & Kane, P.C Offers Representation for Truck Accident Cases

Driving alongside trucks and tractor-trailers is a necessary part of being on the road. Truck drivers and their employers have a responsibility to make sure that they're careful and safe when operating these massive pieces of machinery.

Matt Shaffer Listed in the Best Lawyers in America 2020

LogoMatt Shaffer of SMSH Legal has been recognized once again by Best Lawyers in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© 2020.

Hoboken Criminal Lawyer Accepting New Clients

LogoKeith Hirschorn, P.C., is now accepting new clients in need of a criminal defense lawyer.

Meet the Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Attorney at JLG Lawyers Today for a Promising Filing

GLENDALE, CA - 8th August 2019 – JLG Lawyers, a prestigious law firm in Glendale, CA is here to assist their clients with a whole lot of legal issues. The firm that specializes in different legal services also offers the best Los Angeles Chapter 11 Bankruptcy services. Chapter 11 is the most complicated of all and not all firms can handle all kinds of cases. Here at JLG, there are exclusive Chapter 11 bankruptcy attorneys who are highly knowledgeable and have immense experience handling different types of cases. The attorneys start by consultation, document gathering, pre-filing, strategizing, petitioning and a whole lot of other tasks prior to filing and post filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Hiring a professional is deemed important especially in these cases. As they will help the clients get feasible and favorable results. A successful filing of Chapter 11 allows the individuals to reschedule their debts, cancel any leases or executory contracts, and sell their non-productive assets if any under the protection of bankruptcy law.

David Keesling Engages Expert Divorce Lawyer in Tulsa and Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

LogoMarriage is considered to be a significant social bond. It requires a lot of efforts to keep a marriage working. Sometimes, it becomes challenging to keep it working. David Keesling is familiar with the situation and knows how tough a situation can grow for a couple when they require a divorce lawyer in Tulsa and Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.

David S. Canter, Esq. Joins The Nicolson Law Group's West Coast Practice

LogoThe Nicolson Law Group PC is pleased to announce the addition of David S. Canter to its West Coast practice. David joins the firm with extensive civil litigation and trial experience representing both individuals and businesses in disputes arising from breach of contract, insurance bad faith, complex commercial civil litigation, and insurance defense matters. With a well-regarded track record for achieving favorable results for his clients during his decades long career, David is known for his tremendous advocacy skills and attention to both detail and cost.

New Study: Hate Crimes Spike in Washington State

LogoHate crimes incidents rose significantly in Washington State overall and in Seattle in particular. However, these charges often do not hold up in court, because the requisite mental state is very hard to prove.

Fourth Circuit Says DWI Accident Victim May Seek Criminal Restitution

LogoMost people know they can file a personal injury lawsuit if they are injured in an accident. But in some cases, victims may also seek compensation through the criminal justice system. Federal judges can award "full and timely restitution" to a victim as part of a criminal sentence.

Arkansas "Flashing Red. Kids Ahead" Campaign Addresses School Bus Safety

LogoWith children throughout the state heading back to class within the next few weeks, the timing is right for the Arkansas Division of Elementary and Secondary Education to raise awareness about school bus safety. The "Flashing Red. Kids Ahead." campaign is a reminder of what the blinking lights mean for motorists sharing the road with buses. Yellow indicates that drivers should use caution around pedestrians, especially younger children and anyone using nearby crosswalks. Red lets them know to stop immediately until the bus removes the traffic signs and indicates drivers can proceed.

Kansas Supreme Court Strikes Down Cap on Pain and Suffering Damages

LogoSince the mid-1980s Kansas has had a statutory cap on noneconomic damages. Under state law, juries have been restricted in the amount of pain and suffering damages that they can award to plaintiffs in any given case. No longer. In Hilburn v. Enerpipe Ltd., the Kansas Supreme Court struck down the decades old law as a violation of the Kansas Constitution.

Appeals Court Returns Santa Monica Building to Rent Control

LogoRent control remains a hotly contested issue throughout California. The California legislature is currently considering a new statewide rent control policy. Meanwhile, individual cities and counties continue to struggle with their own rent control inventories.

The SECURE Act Is Making Its Way Through the Senate, Could Affect Estate Planning

LogoIn May of 2019, the House of Representatives passed the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act or SECURE Act by a vote of 417 to 3 — an overwhelming bipartisan majority in an era where that is increasingly uncommon. As of August of 2019, the bill is still making its way through the Senate. Though, most congressional observers expect that it will eventually pass, at least in some form.

Crowson Law Group Offering Personal Injury Legal Assistance

LogoCrowson Law Group was founded by Attorney James Crownson who began his career defending insurance companies and health care providers against negligence claims. He then discovered that he had a passion for assisting individuals to secure their compensation and the benefits they need to support themselves and their families in the wake of devastating injury or loss. He founded his own private company in North Carolina to serve the interest of plaintiff clients, using his past defense experience to devise more effective strategies on behalf of accident victims. Currently, James and his team continue with their mission of seeking justice for those in need. Since its establishment in Alaska, the firm has dedicated its resources to assist thousands of Alaska citizens with their legal issues.

EEOC Commissioner Speaks in Milwaukee

LogoFor the first time since 2016, Equal Employment Opportunity Commissioner Victoria Lipnic addressed the annual Industry Industry Liaison Group meeting, which was held in Wisconsin this year.

The Struggle to Pay College Costs Is Raising Guardianship Issues

LogoAccording to a July 30, 2019 news report by the Washington Post, some parents are resorting to drastic measures in order to meet skyrocketing college costs.

Guilty Plea in Fatal Tulsa, OK Crash Opens Door to Wrongful Death Claim

LogoA criminal case against the 22-year-old motorist responsible for the crash wrapped up August 1, 2019, when he pled guilty to motor vehicle negligent homicide. According to police, the man had been speeding when he failed to maneuver around a curve and flipped the vehicle on the night of August 7, 2015. Three other occupants in the same care were ejected, but survived their injuries.

HBO's "Big Little Lies" Highlights Child Custody Rights in California

LogoThough it just concluded its second season on July 21, 2019, HBO's hit show "Big Little Lies" has already drawn critical acclaim as a crime drama that follows the lives of five women in Monterey, CA. One story arc features a character who loses custody of her twin sons to the mother of her recently deceased husband. The scenario may make for engaging television, but it can lead to some confusion over parental rights in California.

Rosen Moss Snyder LLP Assists Clients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome File for Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Benefits

LogoThe long-term disability insurance lawyers in Philadelphia, PA, at the law firm of Rosen Moss Snyder LLP, are no strangers to the difficulties employees face when applying for disability benefits with their employers. For over 25 years, the attorneys at Rosen Moss Snyder LLP have successfully collected disability benefits for clients with a wide variety of debilitating conditions, including chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).

Raymond J. Rafool, Named a 2019 Prestigious Florida Trend, Legal Elite

LogoRaymond J. Rafool, II is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, all courts in the state of Florida, the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, and the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida.

Rizio, Hamilton, & Kane P.C. Fight for Parents of Children Born with Birth Injuries

Every parent wants to give birth to a child who's happy, healthy, and fully equipped to handle the world. Unfortunately, far too many children are robbed of the healthy childhood they deserve due to careless mistakes made by medical practitioners during the birth process. Parents who have a child who suffered a birth injury they believe may have been caused by medical malpractice are encouraged to contact Rizio, Hamilton, & Kane P.C. to get in contact with their birth injury lawyers in Philadelphia.

The Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson Advise on Functional Capacity Exams

Functional Capacity Exams (Or FCEs) are used to determine the physical abilities and permanent work restrictions of injured workers. As the leading workers' comp attorney serving Atlanta, The Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson has advised on these examinations. FCEs are typically administered by physical therapists and consist of several tests that determine whether or not a claimant is exaggerating physical limitations related to their work-related injury.