• Hurt in a Car Accident But Don’t Have Insurance?

      How does a lack of insurance affect a car accident injury claim? By law, all drivers are required to carry liability auto insurance to cover any damages caused should you cause a car accident. That being said, quite a number of Texans drive without insurance due to various reasons. While driving without insurance is irresponsible, it’s an unfortunate reality for many.

      Rasansky Law Firm- 13 readers -
  • Epilepsy and Social Security Disability Claims

    I have seen a number of variations of what I broadly refer to as “seizure disorders” over the years of my SSA disability practice. Whether emanating from some malformation in the brain, a traumatic brain injury or epilepsy, etc., these ailments can have a devastating effect on a person’s employ-ability through no fault of their own.

    Bond and Botes- 8 readers -
  • Gynecomastia Caused by Risperdal

    Have you or your child suffered male breast enlargement caused by the use of Risperdal or other medications? While gynecomastia can occur due to a number of reasons, the condition is most-commonly associated with the use of the antipsychotic drug Risperdal. The condition develops due to a hormone imbalance, which has resulted in several lawsuits against the drugmaker.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 8 readers -
  • Get this FREE book! Cerebral Palsy Childcare Companion

    Cerebral Palsy Childcare Companion Get this FREE book, “Childcare Companion: A Trusted Resource for Information to Care for Your Special Needs Child” for valuable tips, info and advice. This Childcare Companion is to be used as a resource to gather and organize all of the vital information that you will need for your special needs child.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 7 readers -
  • Scaffolding Worker Electrocuted Outside Lizard Lounge

    DALLAS, TX — A construction worker was killed after coming into contact with an overhead power line outside The Lizard Lounge nightclub in Deep Ellum on Wednesday afternoon. Dallas Fire-Rescue at the Scene (Credit: Dallas News) Dallas Fire-Rescue was called to 2424 Swiss Avenue at around 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday (01/10/2018) in response to a report of an injured worker.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 6 readers -
  • Opioid-Related Medical Malpractice Claims

    Medical professionals can have a huge impact on our lives, and we trust in their decisions to improve our health and to keep us safe during treatment. Many times, a doctor treating you or your loved ones will decide to administer powerful opioid drugs. However, these drugs can be dangerous, and improper use of these drugs can devastate you and your family.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 6 readers -
  • Are You A Part of the $1 Trillion Debt?

    Three days ago, Yahoo News reported on Americans’ love of their plastic. According to the story, the Federal Reserve reported that consumer credit card balances jumped 13% in November of last year. That means that Americans’ credit card debt now exceeds $1 trillion. How much is that? Well, let’s say you had $1 trillion in cash money in your basement (lucky you! Right?).

    Ed Woods/ Bond and Botes- 6 readers -
  • Owner Of Phony Patent Law Firm Wants Colorado UPL Case Dismissed

    The owner of a fake IP law firm that is being sued in Colorado for allegedly engaging in the unauthorized practice of law has filed a motion to have the case dismissed for alleged lack of subject matter and personal jurisdiction. Dak Steiert, the owner of “Intelligent Patent Services,” which purports to be a “patent law firm,” is the subject of a Petition for Injunction filed ...

    Michael E. Mccabe Jr./ IPethics & INsights- 12 readers -
  • Foreign Bribery & the Iraq Oil and Gas Industry (FCPA Whistleblower Post)

    Last week the Iraqi Oil Ministry announced that 26 companies have been approved to bid for Iraq oil and gas leases in the border provinces. The names of the companies have not been released although the ministry says they include American, European, Arab and Asian companies. Given the nature of industry and regional politics, we anticipate many whistleblower award opportunities ...

    Due Diligence- 14 readers -
  • New Year, New Hires: Best Hiring Practices for Law Firms

    Hiring a new employee can be incredibly daunting. At least one person at your law firm will have their work hours reallocated to combing through potentially hundreds of resumes, enduring back-to-back phone interviews, and finally selecting someone with no guarantee about how he or she will work out.

    Stacey E Burke Blog- 10 readers -
  • Traffic Accidents Can Cause Serious Burn Injuries

    Many people are burned by defective products or overly hot food or beverages, but traffic accidents also cause their fair share of burns. The effects of burns can be devastating, causing serious pain and injuries that require a long rehabilitation period. In particularly serious situations, burns can even lead to death.

    Gabriel Levin/ levininjuryfirm.com- 11 readers -
  • Robocalls – Can I Sue a Telemarketer (TCPA Post)

    Nothing is more annoying than seemingly endless telemarketing calls. Those so-called robocalls come morning, noon and night. When you are sitting down for dinner or watching the big game. And since telemarketers can spoof numbers, they often trick you into answering by using a fake number. The good news is that you can sue a telemarketer.

    Due Diligence- 11 readers -
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