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Common Items Used for Bail Bond Collateral

October 22, 2013

While most people imagine dollars and cents when they think about bail bonds, money is only part of the broad spectrum of items that can be used as collateral. While liquid cash may be the preferred method of payment for most bail bond agents, there are plenty of other things that can be used as […]

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Incretin Mimetics MDL Established in California District Court

September 30, 2013

Byetta, Januvia, Janumet and Victoza are all diabetes treatments in a class of drugs known as incretin mimetics. Used to stabilize blood glucose levels in patients who suffer Type 2 diabetes, the medications have been linked to potentially life-threatening side effects including an increased risk of acute pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer. Since their launch on […]

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The Past, Present, and Future of Denied Claims

September 30, 2013

The dynamic among insurance companies, their employees, policyholders, doctors and lawyers rages and swirls together like a category five hurricane. At times it blows away our optimism, we despise the greed and insensitivity of insurance companies. This blog is to explore why this happens and what the future has in store after the Affordable Care […]

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Injured at Sea – How to Swim Instead of Sink

September 28, 2013

Being out on the open seas overwhelms the senses with a feeling of freedom that’s unlike any other. This sensation, perhaps, is what drives many individuals to craft a career out of their love for the open sea. But while constantly surrounded by beautiful waters, the dream job of working at sea presents several hazards […]

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Lawyers Working to Help PTSD Victims Heal

September 27, 2013

Anna Henningsgaard had an experience with PTSD but had a hard time accepting it: ”A few years ago, I was in a rather serious car accident, and I experienced symptoms like these medical journals described. I would often upset myself by dwelling on the accident. I displayed obsessive behavior in that I avoided left turns […]

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Pave the Road to a Fair Settlement by Seeking Expert Help

September 27, 2013

If you have been a victim of auto accident and have suffered injuries, then you must always consider hiring personal injury lawyers for ensuring a fair settlement of your claim. You might not need need assistance for every auto accident claim, but for cases concerning accidental injuries, help is must. You might wonder about what […]

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Common Latin Terms Used in Law

September 18, 2013

It used to be that before you considered a career in law, you needed to take a year of Latin to understand and appreciate different terms and expressions like “caveat emptor” (“let the buyer beware”). There are many phrases commonly used in the practice of law that many of us have heard, especially if we […]

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The Injuries Sustained from Tattoos and How to Avoid Them

September 18, 2013

There are a variety of ways in which people can express their unique character, and getting a tattoo is a route that many individuals choose to accomplish this end. People opt for tattoos that are as simple as their child’s name to as complex as full body artwork. Unfortunately, tattoos also present an inherent risk […]

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An Introduction of Palsgraf

September 12, 2013

The scene is New York City, 1928. A woman named Helen Palsgraf is standing on the train platform waiting to catch a ride to Rockaway Beach. Another train arrives, and two men run past her to catch it. One gets aboard, but the other has trouble because he is carrying a small unmarked box wrapped […]

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Baby Safety and Faulty Equipment: What does the Law Say?

September 11, 2013

Parents must always be on guard when it comes to purchasing and using baby furniture and accessories. Even though there are many guidelines and laws in place to ensure that these products do not harm your baby when used, injures are still occurring. In fact, a recent study released by the Center for Disease Control […]

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