HP recalls 6 million power cords.

By |2014-08-28T13:58:53+00:00August 28th, 2014|Consumer Alert, Legal Blog, recall|

HP is warning customers: Check your laptop charging cord to see if it’s at risk of overheating. Hewlett-Packard (HPQ, Tech30) and federal regulators on Tuesday recalled 6 million power cords sold between September 2010 and June 2012 with some HP and Compaq notebook computers, as well as certain docking stations. […]

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Over 2 million bean bag chairs recalled.

By |2014-08-26T17:19:07+00:00August 26th, 2014|Legal Blog, recall|

After recent reports of two child deaths, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission and New Orleans-based Ace Bayou Corp. have issued a recall of nearly 2.2 million bean bag chairs. […]

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Filing a Workers Comp Claim.

By |2014-08-25T14:06:24+00:00August 25th, 2014|Legal Blog, Workers Compensation, workerscomp, workinjury|

You generally can file a workers compensation claim after a slip-and-fall injury in the workplace. Workers compensation benefits are notoriously difficult to obtain, but if you file the proper type of claim under the proper circumstances, you can maximize your chances of success. […]

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Study finds Heavily Armored Police may provoke violence.

By |2014-08-22T18:09:52+00:00August 22nd, 2014|Legal Blog, policebrutality, policemisconduct|

The violence that turns a small-town protest into a fiery national spectacle like the one that has played out this month in Missouri is often unwittingly provoked by police, say researchers at the University of California at Berkeley, reports the San Francisco Chronicle. […]

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Hobby Lobby Candles Recalled

By |2014-08-20T15:08:57+00:00August 20th, 2014|Hobby Lobby, Legal Blog, recall|

CoScentix has issued a recall on DD Tin Candles, sold exclusively at Hobby Lobby stores, because the candle’s flame can catch the surface of the wax and tin container on fire. The recall includes approximately 126,000 4-ounce candles in a metal tin with a matching metal lid. […]

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