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SH Tax Law Firm Unveils New 7 Day Free Trial

Breaking news out of Florida SH Tax Law Firm is now fully offering a 7 day free trial of all tax relief services to potential clients.

Chicago Law Firm Kavathas & Castanes Launches Personal Safety Public Awareness Drive

Kavathas & Castanes, one of the city's leading personal injury law firms, launched a new personal safety awareness campaign. Focusing on informing the public about how to avoid some of the most common kinds of preventable injuries, the new campaign is a product of the firm's enduring commitment to community engagement.

Power Morcellator Lawsuit Attorneys at Bernstein Liebhard Comment on Passage of Legislation to Improve Medical Device Monitoring

LogoThe controversy surrounding the use of power morcellators (http://www.morcellatorlawsuit2015.com) in gynecological surgeries was the inspiration behind a legislative effort to improve medical device monitoring, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. On July 10, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the "21st Century Cures Act," which includes a provision that would require the make or model number of medical devices to be included in patients' medical records in order to improve the tracking of adverse outcomes. The amendment was one of several morcellator-inspired provisions proposed by Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick, (R., Pa.), who according to The Wall Street Journal, opened a larger discussion about the way medical devices are tracked. Rep. Fitzpatrick's remaining amendments, including one that would have required the Government Accountability Office to investigate current regulations for reporting medical device safety, did not make the final version of the bill.

Fatal Injuries in the Workplace Increase: The Accident Team Comments

According to recent statistics released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), between April 2014 and March 2015, 142 people were fatally injured at work. This is an increase when compared to the all time low last year of 136 fatalities.

Seek the Legal Assistance of the Best DUI Defense Attorney in New Jersey from the Law Offices of Bartholomew Baffuto

Driving under the influence is considered a serious motor vehicle violation in New Jersey. Among the negative consequences of conviction, drivers lose their driving privilege, incur significant fines and penalties, and in some cases, imprisonment.

Ghassemkhani Law Extends Award-Winning DUI Attorney Services in Vista, San Diego

Driving under the influence is a serious offense, and a DUI charge can have a massive impact on someone's life, giving them a permanent criminal record, a heavy fine and a ban. However, being accused of driving under the influence does not mean that individuals should be convicted, and Ghassemkhani Law specializes in fighting these kinds of cases on behalf of the accused. After winning awards for their services, they are slowly expanding the areas they work in, including their newest service area in Vista, San Diego.

Pickens Bail Bonds Celebrates 20 Years of Dedicated Service

Family owned and operated bail bond service, Pickens Bail Bonds, is proud to announce that they are celebrating 20 years of business and success. Since opening their doors in 1995, Pickens Bail Bonds has provided courteous, confidential, and reliable bail bond services for their clients and was voted the number one bail bond company in McLennan County, Texas.

Morcellator Lawsuit News: Over 144 Deaths Since 2000 Involved Robotic Surgery

LogoMorcellator Lawsuit News: While robotic surgeries are being used more frequently in both men and women in minimally invasive surgeries, a new study has found that more than 100 patients have died over the past 14 years after robotic surgeries. The attorneys at Southern Med Law are highly aware of the risks of robotic surgeries after they have represented men and women in robotic surgeries lawsuits and are currently representing numerous women in morcellator lawsuits who have developed uterine cancer and even death after robot assisted hysterectomies involving uterince morcellation.

AndroGel Manufacturer Asks to Have 169 Testosterone Treatment Lawsuits Dismissed

LogoAs filings of testosterone treatment lawsuits involving such Low-T drugs as AndroGel, Androderm, Axiron and Testim continue to mount, the makers of AndroGel are seeking to have potential bellwether cases dismissed. The majority of the 2,000 low testosterone lawsuits pending in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois are filed against AbbVie and Abbott Laboratories and the first round of bellwether trials will only involve AndroGel lawsuits, court records show. AbbVie filed a motion on July 6 stating that 169 Plaintiffs Fact Sheets had missing information, such as names of prescribing physicians and dispensing pharmacies, and authorizations to allow AbbVie to collect additional medical records were not completed. AbbVie warned that if plaintiffs do not provide the information by the time of the bellwether hearing on August 14, AbbVie said in its motion that the Court should dismiss those Low-T cases with prejudice. Plaintiffs responded in a joint status report filed on the same day as AbbVie's motion, that they are concerned that AbbVie is attempting to use this issue as "a tactical sword in the testosterone bellwether process, rather than as a fact finding and discovery tool to gather information and collect the plaintiffs' medical records with authorizations." (In re: Testosterone Replacement Therapy Product Liability Litigation – MDL No. 2545

Lawsuit Loans Company, Directlegalfunding.com Says Lina Medical Agrees to Settle Power Morcellator Lawsuit

LogoLawsuit loans company, CEO Daniel Costanzo says he will provide $3.7m in lawsuit cash advances for Scott Burkhart or any other victims that have pending or settled cases. Costanzo says he is willing to offer non-recourse loans to victims that have pending cases because he understands the need for money when victims and their families have been litigating with this company for a long time.

Marinas International, Stan Johnson, and Silver Lake Marina Have $77,143 Lawsuit Claim Against Them from Grapevine Texas Couple for Botched Wedding on June 7, 2014

LogoSilver Lake Marina, Stan Johnson, and Marinas International are under fire for ruining a wedding that was supposed to be on Grapevine lake in the comfort of air conditioning inside the special event boat Tejas.

Charles Block Offering Their Legal Services for Pre-Trial Interventions and Conditional Discharges in NJ

Individuals recently arrested for the first time for certain crimes, such as drug possession or related drug charges, may feel as if their fate is sealed. The good news for persons in such a situation is that with the help of an experienced lawyer, some first-time offenders are able to receive conditional discharge or pre-trial intervention in NJ. Charles Block, Attorney at Law, is offering legal services to help clients obtain access to these programs.

Morcellator Lawsuit News: House Passes Medical Research Bill to Better Monitor the Safety of Medical Devices

LogoIn a move to reduce injuries and the spread of cancer after power morcellation hysterectomies and fibroid removal, the U.S. House passed a bipartisan bill that speeds up the government's process for approving drugs and medical devices, as well as improving the safety monitoring of medical devices that includes power morcellators, Southern Med Law reports. The new medical research legislation comes as Southern Med Law recently settled the first morcellator cancer lawsuits against morcellator makers, LiNA Medical APS, Kebomed AB & LiNA Medical US.

Essure Lawsuits Await Federal Judges to Rule on Bayer's Request to Remain Protected from Litigation

LogoFederal judges are set to rule on whether Bayer can continue to be shielded from Essure product liability lawsuits that allege such side effects as pelvic pain, organ perforation and unintended pregnancies due to the birth control implant. Court records indicate that Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals has asked for a dismissal of five Essure birth control lawsuits filed in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania. The birth control lawsuits contend the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) premarket approval for Essure is invalid because Bayer failed to report adverse events caused by the contraceptive to the FDA, and Bayer's protection from product liability lawsuits over the birth control devices should be removed.

Florida Supreme Court Rules Medical Malpractice Caps Cannot Be Applied Retroactively

LogoThe Florida Supreme Court overruled the decision of a lower court that attempted to retroactively cap the medical malpractice settlement of Miami-area resident, Kimberly Ann Miles. Instead of receiving a retroactively capped settlement of $500,000 due to a 2003 law, Miles was awarded $1.45 million in non-economic damages. The ruling of the Florida Supreme Court sets a nationwide precedent that says the retroactive application of a statute does not apply to medical malpractice.

Bauer Brofsky Law Firm Moves to New Address – 12000 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 221

LogoBauer Brofsky Law Firm, P.A., among the leading South Florida Law Firms operating in the Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties, has announced that it is moving its offices to 12000 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 221, near the heart of Miami. The move reflects the growing demand for the firm's services, and its commitment to offering better and more accessible legal assistance.

Mourning the Dead of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

LogoIt has been a year and a day since the world was shocked by the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over the Ukraine. In different places in the world, the tragedy was commemorated, as well as in the field where the plane fell, where families gathered and remembered. While no one claims ownership of the deed, either Russian separatists or Ukrainians let fly the Buk missile that took down the commercial jet that was in the wrong place at the wrong time.

Paniagua Claims Foul Play in Miami-Dade Prosecution

Samuel Paniagua, a Miami entrepreneur who develops on-line shopping websites, was previously being investigated in 2009 for communications fraud by the Miami-Dade Prosecutor's office.

Colosimo Law Office Announces Carlo Colosimo Named One of Top 10 Family Law Attorneys

Colosimo Law Office proudly announces attorney Carlo Colosimo was recently named one of the "Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in the State" by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. This is not the first time Colosimo has been honored by a leading organization. In April 2015, Colosimo was honored to be chosen as one of "The Nation's Top One Percent" by the National Association of Distinguished Council.

Supreme Court Ruling Could Impact California Second Degree Murder Convictions

For many people convicted of Second Degree Murder, the United States Supreme Court has just activated a light at the end of the tunnel. In Johnson v. United States, the Supreme Court found that the definition of "serious drug offenses" or "violent felonies" as used in the Armed Career Criminal Act was unconstitutionally vague. So what does this mean for California's Second Degree Murder cases?

The Barber Law Firm Begins Construction on New Principal Office Building in Plano, Texas

The Barber Law Firm helps those who suffer an injury because of the wrongful conduct of others. Working throughout the Dallas area, they have focused on trucking collisions, car accidents, wrongful death, trucking accidents, general negligence and more for over a decade, achieving settlements through insurance claims and jury trial litigation. Their strategy has proven so successful they are now opening a new headquarters, in Plano, Texas.

A New Law Firm Set to Open in Kitchener, Ontario

A recently established law firm in Kitchener, Ontario has launched their new website. The new website, injurylawyerkitchener.ca/ was launched to reach more personal injury claimants. This new service is catered for locals in the Kitchener area.

Legal Files Software, Inc. Returns from Numerous Prestigious Conferences

LogoLegal Files Software, Inc. is responsible for the development of Legal Files, a leading software utilized by law firms and legal departments of all kinds and levels throughout the United States. They are also a trusted source for outside counsel management tools. To bolster awareness of the law office management software to its prospective client base, Legal Files Software, Inc. has recently completed appearances at several prestigious conferences.

National Inquiry Into Historical Child Sex Abuse Goes Forward

This month sees the beginning of a national inquiry into historical child sex abuse.

60 Per Cent of All Fatal Traffic Accidents Occur on Country Roads: The Accident Team Comments

Figures published by Think!, the government's road safety information body, reveal that accidents on country roads account for 60 per cent of all road fatalities, and claim the lives of three people each day.