Texting & Driving, The Numbers Don’t Lie

By |2015-01-28T14:05:59+00:00January 28th, 2015|Legal Blog|

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), distracted driving is “any activity that could divert a person’s attention away from the primary task of driving.” […]

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Former McDonald’s Employee Files Civil Suit Against Ex-Employer

By |2015-01-23T21:19:34+00:00January 23rd, 2015|Legal Blog|

(Reuters) – Former McDonald’s Corp workers in Virginia filed a civil rights lawsuit Thursday against the world’s largest fast-food chain and owner of restaurants where they worked in the latest bid to hold it legally responsible for the actions of its franchisees. […]

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Doctors Who Practice Without A Conscience

By |2015-01-22T18:21:41+00:00January 22nd, 2015|Legal Blog|

  According to the American Cancer Society’s annual report, in 2015 there will be an estimated 1,658,370 new cancer cases diagnosed and 589,430 cancer deaths in the US. For most people with cancer, […]

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Nursing Home Abuse Increasing

By |2015-01-21T16:37:57+00:00January 21st, 2015|Consumer Alert, Legal Blog, negligence, Negligence / Other Injuries|

Families turn to nursing homes to give the elderly the care and attention they need, but a congressional report out Monday says 1,600 U.S. nursing homes — nearly one-third — have been cited for abuse, reports CBS News Correspondent Bill Whitaker. Some 5,283 nursing homes were cited for nursing home abuse violations, according to a [...]

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