Elder abuse on the rise

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Abuse is a terrible thing. But what is even more appalling is that every single year, tens of thousands of vulnerable adults over the age of 55 are victims of abuse, neglect, and exploitation. The name for these crimes is elder abuse. And it is on the rise, especially for those who are particularly ...

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Ex-Head of Credit Suisse Financing Group Testifies that Multiple Errors Were Made in Indictment of Privinvest Executive

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A former financing director for Credit Suisse testified last week in the New York trial of a shipbuilding executive that prosecutors committed several errors in the indictment of the defendant, a blow to the government's case by one of its star witnesses. Andrew Pearse, former head of Credit Suisse'...

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Back Injury at Work.

Back & Neck Injuries at Work are Serious. Talk to a Work Injury Lawyer to Help with Your Workers' Comp Claim The human spine is a fascinating yet complicated structure. It does so much, and for the most part, is very strong. But in an accident, the jar of sudden impact can render it vulnerable a...

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Scholle Law Obtaining $14 Million Dollar Verdict in a Medical Malpractice Case

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 Attorneys Jim Poe and Charles Scholle of Scholle Law, a Georgia personal injury law firm,  obtained a verdict of $14 million dollars on behalf of client Rosalind Johnson on May 21, 2019, following a week-long trial. The case was heard before Judge Joe Iannazzone in Gwinnett County St...

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Motor Collisions the Most Common Cause of Spinal Injuries

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​The most common cause of spinal injuries in the USA is motor collisions according to reports, with 44% of those affected by the injury having been involved in an accident on the road. It's believed that around 400,000 Americans are living with spinal cord problems, the vast majority of men between ...

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What to Do If You Are Busted On A DUI Charge

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It's not a scenario anyone wants to be in. But a driving under the influence charge is more common than you think. It could even happen to the most well-meaning drivers. Read below to learn about what you can do if you are arrested on a DUI charge in Canada or the U.S.: Understand Why You May Get Ch...

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Another Driver's Insurance Company Wants Your Statement – READ THIS FIRST!

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You've been in a car accident and another driver's insurance company wants a statement from you about how the crash occurred. Should you give them one? In most cases, the answer is no. You are not legally obligated to talk to another driver's insurance company. If you do, be forewarned that the comp...

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Driving long distance? Stay safe on the road and avoid a lawsuit with these 5 driving tips

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When you're driving long distance, either to visit relatives, for a holiday or for work the idea of falling asleep at the wheel is a terrifying one. The last thing anyone wants is to find out that they're responsible for a car accident due to their own negligence – if you're looking for a Beaumont c...

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Why Must You Refuse the First Offer of Car Insurance Companies

After you've been injured in a car accident and you've gone on to file a third-party claim with the at-fault driver's car insurance provider, expect a call from an insurance agent giving you a low-ball settlement offer. According to a New Jersey car accident lawyer, this is the insurance company's s...

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How to Determine the Value and Worth of Your Car Accident

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Putting a dollar value for all the injuries, car damages, and other painful losses you have suffered after a car accident is not easy to do. Rosengard Law Group noted that there is no precise mathematical formula to compute the monetary value of your loss, but there are several crucial factors that ...

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How Does Insurance Affect a Car Accident Case?

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You may be having trouble understanding the impact of an accident on your car insurance premium. This information discusses some of the ways your premium could increase or decrease. It also talks about the best course of action to take during collisions. There are plenty of reasons for you to not in...

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How Does Underinsured Motorist Coverage Work?

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If another driver caused an accident and you suffered financial losses, it pays to have uninsured/underinsured motorist insurance to cover your damages. In fact, New Jersey requires drivers to purchase uninsured motorist coverage and underinsured motorist coverage. Drivers who want more coverage can...

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Car Accidents Caused by Negligence

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 Who was negligent for your car accident? Negligence is a legal theory used to determine who is liable for causing a car accident. This means that if you are involved in a car accident and sue the other driver, or are sued, the focus of the case will be decided on negligence. What is negligence...

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Can I Sue Uber or Lyft After a Car Accident?

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 The popular ride-sharing apps, Uber and Lyft, have created the modern taxi with the millions of subscribed drivers. These independent contracts between programs and drivers leave a few discrepancies when it comes to getting in an accident.  Prescribing a fault is very detailed oriented, w...

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What are the most common cases of malpractice?

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When we visit your doctor or medical provider, whether it's for something routine or something more serious, we all expect a certain standard of care and due diligence. As your doctor, your medical practitioner has a legal obligation to give you the best medical care they can. But what happens when ...

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Best Family Lawyers Brisbane - Cudmore Legal!

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Cudmore Legal was awarded the best boutique family law firm Brisbane in the APAC Legal Insider 2019 awards. The award winners were selected for demonstrating commitment and excellence in their field.  Luke Cudmore states, that being the best family lawyers in Brisbane is an absolute honor. ...

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Questions to Ask During a Personal Injury Law Consultation

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The first consultation with your attorney is your very first chance to discuss your case with a professional and get to know if you are a good team. Here is how you can make sure that you get the best out of this meeting. If you have considered hiring a personal injury attorney to fight for you with...

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What Should I Ask A Car Accident Attorney During A Free Consultation?

The first consultation with your attorney is your very first chance to discuss your case with a professional and get to know if you are a good team. Here is how you can make sure that you get the best out of this meeting. If you have considered hiring a personal injury attorney to fight for you with...

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Protections For Deployed Military in Divorce Cases

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Are you familiar with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA)?This is a federal law that protects active duty service members from legal entanglements while in active duty service. The protections under SCRA range from reducing interest rates while on active duty, to limiting a landlord's ability...

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The Importance of Medical Records in Cases

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Malpractice lawyers are legal experts that can assist clients in receiving justice due to medical negligence or error. Unfortunately, malpractice occurs more often than it should due to various factors that affect the healthcare or lives of patients in the hands of medical professionals. Malpractice...

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