The number of states that allow recreational or medicinal use of marijuana continues to grow, with many people believing Florida is not far behind. However, with the increased use of marijuana comes the difficult task of keeping marijuana use under control. One of the major concerns is making sure intoxicated drivers stay off the roadways. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released the results of two studies this year and found that the number of drivers under the influence of drugs has increased by 25 percent. The study also showed that drivers under the influence of marijuana were 35 percent more likely to crash.
Raven Firm, LC is pleased to announce the addition of a News section that gathers breaking articles on the topic of Michigan Lawyers.
The professionals at the Scranton Law Firm have spent over 40 years helping people receive the justice they deserve through the legal process. Today, they are announcing a different type of project, one they hope will improve as many lives as their law firm has helped over the years. The event is known as the Love, Light and Melody Dia de Luz Festival. Scranton Law Firm President and Personal Injury Lawyer, Christian Scranton, is deeply involved with the project and is doing everything possible to increase awareness of this event.
Consistent with their position as the best DWI law office in New Jersey, the Law Offices of Bartholomew Baffuto offers top legal representation for defense of drunk driving charges in New Jersey. Driving under the influence is considered a serious motor vehicle violation in the state and can lead to severe penalties. However, by consulting and retaining the services of this drunk driving defense Law Firm in New Jersey, clients get due process and the best defense available in the state. Clients can count on receiving the best legal representation by this law firm as they strive hard to strongly defend their clients' cases before the court.
Frank L. Gallucci III, one of the top trial lawyers in Ohio and the founding partner of Plevin & Gallucci Company, L.P.A., has been elected President of the Ohio Association for Justice, the state's largest organization of plaintiffs' attorneys. Elected by acclamation at the OAJ Annual Meeting in Columbus, Gallucci is the youngest President in the organization's 61-year history.
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Family law is one of the most emotionally charged aspects of the legal system, and requires a special approach that can combine effectiveness with empathy, where a lawyer is both an advocate for justice and a sympathetic listener who will understand the situation. Emily A. Konicek has mastered this balance and her practice in Orlando, Florida has successfully helped clients in divorce, paternity, domestic violence cases and more. Her practice has just launched a new website to promote their services.
Parkman White, LLP is proud to announce the addition of Calvin Whaley to its Birmingham office. Cal is a graduate of The University of Alabama School of Law and is admitted to practice in all State courts of Alabama and the Federal District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama. Cal's practice focuses on DUI defense, bankruptcy, and civil litigation.
In the medical industry, practitioners work to lead patients towards recovery and save lives. However, sometimes the health conditions of patients become affected negatively due to medical mistakes. When medical malpractice occurs, the victims can be left with a financial hardship due to costly hospital bills and prescriptions. The first step in gaining compensation for a medical injury is to find out if a case is plausible through a legal consultation with an experienced attorney. Medical malpractice victims who are seeking legal assistance can consult with the attorneys of Gershon, Willoughby, Getz & Smith, LLC concerning their situation. The law firm is pleased to announce that it is currently offering free legal consultations for medical malpractice cases.
8th graders from Conway Middle school in Orlando, FL were recently given an opportunity for some hands on legal experience, as they held a mock trial in The Umansky Law Firm's Courtroom. Students from the middle school's legal studies program played out every detail and even had a bailiff present to keep order in the courtroom.
Selling a car with frame damage can be very dangerous to the safety of the driver. When a frame is damaged and the car experiences an accident, the car's ability to absorb impact and keep the driver from serious injury is severely compromised. When structural integrity is not maintained, important functions such as air bags may fail to work in a timely fashion and endanger the driver's safety.
Purchasing a new vehicle can be a difficult process, especially when you are forced to deal with dishonest car dealerships that attempt to hide the history or the true extent of the damage on the vehicles they sell. For those that do not have the proper auto fraud lawyer by their side could end up taking home a car that is seriously damaged and dangerous, or paying more than the advertised price.
In recent research by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA), it was highlighted that employees between the ages of 18 and 24 are at least 50% more likely to suffer an injury at work than people 25 and over. They are also more prone to suffering from occupational illnesses.
Hampshire based solicitors, Richard Webster & Co, have recently commented on a survey which reveals that those who are financially literate have a more positive view on immigration, which could be key to the upcoming elections.
From April 6th 2015 the final phase of the changes made to the immigration appeals system under the Immigration Act 2014 has been put into place.
Railroad injury lawyer Cynthia Huerta, along with Reed Morgan and David Glenn, recently won a $1.86 million jury verdict on behalf of a BNSF Railway Company employee who suffered serious knee and back injuries in an Oklahoma rail yard.
Personal injuries can have a devastating and long term impact on people's lives, so it is important that victims of these injuries have legal recourse to seek justice. Personal injury lawyers serve a vital role in helping them attain this justice, but only when they have the necessary experience and expertise to gain maximum compensation for victims. To ensure injured parties avoid the sharks, there are organizations like the National Academy of Personal Injury Lawyers (NAPIA), who represent the best in the business, and confer accolades to the best of the best. Brownsville car accident lawyers Begum Law Group has just received one such accolade, being named one of the top ten lawyers in South Texas.
San Antonio has one of the country's highest rates of car accidents, with over 100 a day in Bear County alone. With these accidents being such a common occurrence, it is imperative that people know their rights should they be caught up in an accident. Too many people are injured in car accidents and face permanent, life-changing challenges as a result, even if it starts as simply as losing a job from having to miss a few days work. The VB Law Group of San Antonio, TX specializes in seeking compensation for car accidents, personal injuries and more, and has recently created a library of digital video resources for potential clients.
California Proposition 46, the Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Cap and Drug Testing for Doctors Initiative, was defeated by voters in November of 2014. Prop. 46 would have increased California's medical malpractice damage cap of $250,000 to over $1 million. With the defeat of this initiative, future raises in medical malpractice compensation remains unclear. It not only affects patients in California, but the entire United States.
There is a 10 percent increase of auto accident fatalities in popular spring break cities between the last week of February and the first week of April (Economic Inquiry). The rise of these accidents is due to the estimated 1.5 million spring breakers who travel to these locations each year. The cities of South Padre Island, San Diego, Miami Beach, Las Vegas, and Panama City Beach all experience a significant increase in auto fatalities during spring break. The majority of these accidents involve out-of-state drivers under the age of 25.
Marc Hurwitz, founder of Crossroads Investigations, is playing leadership roles for two upcoming legal community events: Co-Chair for Law Day at the North Dade Justice Center Courthouse and as Chair of the Aventura Marketing Council Law Committee Ethics in the Judicial System luncheon.
Attorney Dennis Gonzalez Jr., of Dennis Gonzalez Jr, P.A., has been selected to the 2015 list as a member of the Nation's Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. NADC is an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. Its mission is to objectively recognize the attorneys who elevate the standards of the Bar and provide a benchmark for other lawyers to emulate.
Couples would sometimes decide to end the marriage because of certain complexities and problems that could no longer be resolved, and the only probable solution is to file for a divorce. Divorce is actually the legal process of terminating the marital union and the dissolution of both parties' legal duties and responsibilities to the marriage.
The Law Offices of Donald Witmyer, P.A. is dedicated to people who are struggling with their family issues, especially with regards to high-asset divorce, child custody, mediation, marital assets division, alimony, divorce and military benefits as well as felony charges. Attorney Witmyer sees to it that these issues addressed to him will be further given much attention since these are legal battles that could be the most emotional thing to handle. Thus, people need someone who can help them be prepared for every step they have to take.
The myths of medical malpractice are not based in reality. Instead, they are based in and motivated by profits. The medical industry like every other industry is governed by the profit motive. Unfortunately, in the case of medical care unlike other industries, innocent patients and families are harmed, often harmed very seriously and far too often killed.