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How Loss of Earnings Amounts Are Calculated

If you have been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you may be entitled to compensation for your loss of earnings. This is a tricky area of personal injury law, as many factors must be considered when calculating how much money you can claim. Factors that...

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Who Is Responsible for a Herniated Disc?

Who is responsible for a herniated disc will depend on how the condition occurred. If the injury resulted from a workplace accident or safety hazard in a place of business, the employer may be responsible. However, if you sustained an injury in a car accident that...

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Trump Takes The Fifth Like ‘The Mob’

Trump Takes The Fifth Like ‘The Mob’

As he bloody well had to. The post Trump Takes The Fifth Like ‘The Mob’ appeared first on Above the Law.(Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)“You see the mob takes the Fifth,” candidate Donald Trump famously remarked on the campaign trail in 2016. “If you’re innocent,...

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What Are the Penalties for a DWI in Houston, Texas

One of the most common criminal charges issued here in the state of Texas is DWI. When someone is arrested for driving while intoxicated, they’ll face a host of penalties that can drastically impact their lives for months and even years down the road. If you’re...

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Morning Docket: 08.10.22

Morning Docket: 08.10.22

* Who needs Fish and Chips when you can have Chips and Science?! [CBS News] * Will that cost an arm and a leg? Who knows...and that's illegal. [KDVR] * As much as I'd like Alex Jones to pay out ~$50M for trolling Sandy Hook parents, the actual outcome is gonna look a...

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Greg Colburn: How to Be a Top Lawyer in Your Niche

What does it take to become a successful lawyer in your particular niche? In a series of interviews for the Estrin Report, Chere Estrin profiles top lawyers from all types of practices. Here, we highlight their top tips. This week, we feature personal injury...

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Three Charged with COVID-19 Relief Fraud Scheme

Three people were arrested today on criminal charges in three separate indictments filed in the District of Idaho. These charges relate to the defendants’ alleged roles in fraudulently obtaining and misusing Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans. According to court...

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Littler Adds Shareholder Noah Garber in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has added Noah Garber as a shareholder in its San Francisco office. He was previously an attorney at Kaiser Permanente and, prior to that, served for a decade at...

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Congress and the Evolving SECURE Act

Congress and the Evolving SECURE Act

The SECURE Act aims to encourage Americans to save more for retirement, in part by making that process easier. Now that SECURE 2.0 has passed the House, it's on its way to the Senate. With this subscription you will receive unlimited access to high quality, online,...

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