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Dennis McMurray Terminated by Girard Securities, Inc after the Firm Filed a Form U5 Related to an Internal Review of McMurray’s Alleged Practices of Selling Away and Participation in Private Securities Transactions Dennis McMurray was terminated by Girard Securities, Inc. and the firm filed a Form U5 on September 15, 2016 relating to an internal review of McMurray’s alleged prac ...
Bradley C. Reifler Allegedly Operated a Closed-end Mutual Fund, Forefront Income Trust, a Fund that Reifler Purportedly Created while Associated with His Member Firm, Forefront Capital Markets Bradley Reifler, of New York, New York, allegedly operated a closed-end mutual fund, Forefront Income Trust, a fund that Reifler purportedly created while registered with FINRA as a Genera ...
Today marks the 12th anniversary of the implementation of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 (BAPCPA). The BAPCPA, bought and paid for by the banks and credit card companies, represented the biggest overhaul of the bankruptcy system in our country in almost 30 years.
Pedestrian accidents occur fairly frequently in Houston and the surrounding areas. Although Houston has its fair share of jaywalkers, a large number of pedestrian-related accidents occur at crosswalks and on sidewalks, and these are predominantly the fault of drivers. Pedestrians can sustain severe injuries and incur substantial losses due to the actions of negligent drivers.
By: Robert J. Nahoum In New York State, the court system is referred to as the “Unified Court System”. However, in reality, the courts are far from unified. Each county has a “Supreme Court”. The Supreme Court has the jurisdictional authority to hear any kind of case but generally only hears cases where the amount in dispute is over $25,000.00. The $25,000.
As part of its commitment to supporting employers in their efforts to create healthy, thriving workplaces, Kent Employment Law introduced its Employer Forum series, an in-house resource for forward-thinking business owners and HR professionals. Offered in both Vancouver and Kelowna, these breakfast events are an opportunity for employers to learn from the experts and connect wi ...
Steel bars that hang from the backs of tractor trailers to prevent the front of a passenger vehicle from moving underneath them during an accident are known as underride guards. If tractor-trailers do not contain underride guards or they are defective, an underride accident may occur. An underride accident occurs when a passenger vehicle hits the rear or side of a tractor-trai ...
Cars and trucks stuck on grade crossings are one of the most significant causes of wrecks between trains and vehicles. We see these crossing accidents on a regular basis in Georgia. Recently, a train hit a tractor-trailer that was stuck on a railroad crossing in Henry County in Georgia. Although the train driver was unable to stop in time the trucker escaped and no injuries w ...
There is exclusionary language in all insurance policies (as you know) that can operate to bar coverage. In a recent case example, a company performed maintenance and construction services and had a company automobile liability insurance policy. The policy, however, excluded from coverage automobiles where there was OTHER INSURANCE available that afforded SIMILAR COVERAGE.
A federal judge in New York refused to toss a whistleblower lawsuit accusing the Visiting Nurse Service of New York of defrauding Medicare and Medicaid by providing substandard service. The company reports that it provides home healthcare to over 140,000 New Yorkers each year. If the allegations of the complaint are true, the company could be forced to pay hundreds of millions ...
Defense Contractor Fraud and Armet Armored As I write this post, 450,000 American men and women are deployed around the world. 850,000 warriors are here at home ready to serve. And these figures don’t include the many guardsmen and reservists also ready to serve on a moment’s notice. We owe our freedom to these folks.
Does your construction contract require you to arbitrate (instead of litigation) disputes arising out of the contract? If so, and you want to arbitrate, you do NOT want to do anything inconsistent or adverse with your right to arbitrate. Arbitration can be waived and you do not want arbitration to be waived if you believe this is the best forum to resolve your construction dispute.
By: Robert J. Nahoum THE PROBLEM: You were recently surprised to find that your bank account was frozen or your wages were garnisheed. You learned that a debt collector had been awarded a default judgment against you. You went to court to file an “Order to Show Cause” to vacate the default judgment but have now just been told that you motion was denied.
While some injuries are immediately apparent after the crash occurs, others may not cause any symptoms until days or even months after the accident. Car accidents can cause long term physical and psychological injuries. While some injuries are immediately apparent after the crash occurs, others may not cause any symptoms until days or even months after the accident.
A car accident may leave you with a severe headache that refuses to go away. Car accidents can cause injuries, property damage, stress and can interrupt life. Some car accidents can leave you with severe headache that refuses to go away. Sometimes these headaches may be accompanied by other symptoms such as vision disturbance, vertigo, nausea, and dizziness.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has found that most truck accidents are due to driver negligence and that a significant number of truck accidents occur in Houston because of drunk driving. Because accidents involving tractor-trailers, trucks, 18-wheelers, and other commercial vehicles can cause catastrophic injury or even death, there is no excuse for co ...
Car accidents can cause a wide range of injuries, some of which can have a long lasting effect on the victim’s life. Severe car accident injuries can render the victim disabled for the lifetime, necessitating long term treatment and care. Car accident trauma can also aggravate some pre-existing conditions.
While semi-trucks are big, fast, and dangerous, we all have to share the road. Our economy and our ever-growing demand for consumer goods ensure that the number of big rigs on the road continues to rise. When you drive in Pennsylvania, you share the road with tractor-trailers. As such, it’s in your best interest to educate yourself about how to stay safe out there.