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Missouri Workers Compensation…

Missouri Workers Compensation Lawyer Blog

Covers Missouri work injuries and workers' compensation claims. By Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.missouriworkerscompensationlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 18

    Missouri Supreme Court decision extends legal protections for injured worker

    Missouri Supreme Court decision extends legal protections for injured worker
    This week, the Missouri Supreme Court overturned 30 years of precedent in a ruling that strengthens legal protection for workers who are fired after suffering on-the-job injuries. It has always been illegal for Missouri employers to…
  • Apr 4

    Managing medical treatment issues as a Missouri workers' compensation claimant

    Managing medical treatment issues as a Missouri workers' compensation claimant
    According to Missouri's Workers' Compensation Law, your employer has the right to choose the injured employee's health care provider. Most employers will then delegate that responsibility to their insurance carrier. However, this does not…
  • Mar 3

    Dealing with a workplace injury? 5 FAQs answered for Missouri worker

    Dealing with a workplace injury? 5 FAQs answered for Missouri worker
    As Missouri workers' compensation lawyers, we know the aftermath of an on-the-job injury can be overwhelming and confusing for injury victims and their loved ones. On top of dealing with the physical and emotional trauma of the injury,…
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Joplin Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Joplin Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers catastrophic injury, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, and distracted driving. By Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.joplincaraccidentlawyer.com/
  • Apr 18

    Keep your eyes on the road: April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

    Keep your eyes on the road: April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month
    Unfortunately, the problem of distracted driving continues to have a serious impact on roadway safety in Joplin, Missouri and nationwide. April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and Missouri lawmakers recently participated in a…
  • Apr 2

    Traumatic brain injuries & Joplin car accidents: Facts about diagnosis & treatment

    Traumatic brain injuries & Joplin car accidents: Facts about diagnosis & treatment
    Every year, over a million Americans sustain traumatic brain injuries, also known as TBIs. Depending on the seriousness of the injury, a TBI can cause numerous long-term consequences, including disability and death. And sadly, as our Joplin…
  • Mar 12

    Avoiding pedestrian accidents: Tips for Joplin motorist

    Avoiding pedestrian accidents: Tips for Joplin motorist
    As our Joplin personal injury lawyers know, collisions involving motor vehicles and pedestrians can have devastating consequences. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 4,280 pedestrians were killed and an estimated…
Rank this Week: 3605

Southeast Missouri Car Accident…

Southeast Missouri Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers distracted driving, motorcycle accidents and train accidents. By Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.southeastmissouricaraccidentlawyer.com/
  • Apr 18

    Springtime brings an increase in Missouri motorcycle accident

    Springtime brings an increase in Missouri motorcycle accident
    Spring is here, and many Cape Girardeau motorcyclists are now back on the road, taking advantage of the warm temperatures. Sadly, at this time of year, Missouri law enforcement officials and emergency rooms consistently report an increase in…
  • Apr 3

    Missouri rollover accidents often caused by drivers swerving to avoid deer

    Missouri rollover accidents often caused by drivers swerving to avoid deer
    According to State Farm, the country's largest insurer of private passenger automobiles, there were over a million car-deer collisions in the U.S. between July 1, 2010 and June 30, 2011. Here in Missouri, drivers were involved in an estimated…
  • Mar 7

    Remember bicycle safety as temperatures warm in southeast Missouri

    Remember bicycle safety as temperatures warm in southeast Missouri
    After this last round of winter weather, it's great to have a nice day in Cape Girardeau! More spring days will be here before we know it, and after the winter we've had, many Missourians are itching to get back outside. If you're planning on…
Rank this Week: 3665

Ozarks On Two Wheels

Ozarks On Two Wheels

Covers injury law with a focus on motorcycle accidents. By Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.missourimotorcyclepersonalinjurylawyer.com/
  • Apr 18

    Remind your friends on four wheels: Always look twice for motorcycles!

    Remind your friends on four wheels: Always look twice for motorcycles!
    Riding weather is back in the Ozarks! When you hit the road on two wheels this spring, remember that warmer April temperatures are actually considered a contributing factor in many motorcycle accidents that occur at this time of year. In…
  • Apr 7

    Congratulations to our raffle winners!

    Congratulations to our raffle winners!
    Thanks to everyone who came out to the 6th Annual 104.7 The Cave Bike Show this weekend! Congratulations to our raffle winners: Ashley Brown, Jeff Romine and Kathy Blankenship, who will each receive a copy of the DVD Why We Ride. Winners,…
  • Apr 3

    See you at the Bike Show this Saturday!

    See you at the Bike Show this Saturday!
    Local riders: don’t forget to come see us at 104.7 The Cave’s 6th Annual Bike Show in downtown Springfield this Saturday! At our booth, the Ozarks on Two Wheels team will have koozies, kickstand coasters and other great giveaways.…
Rank this Week: 2952

Sansone & Lauber Blog

Sansone & Lauber Blog

Covers personal injury topics.

http://www.sansonelaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 18

    Texting & Driving leads to Bike Accident and Spinal Injury

    Texting & Driving leads to Bike Accident and Spinal Injury
    The dangers of texting and driving are becoming more and more apparent as text usage becomes more common than voice phone calls.  In fact, even though Missouri does not have very strict laws about texting and driving, if you are... The…
  • Apr 16

    Shoulder Injury after Car Accident – Effectiveness of At Home Rehab Video

    Shoulder Injury after Car Accident – Effectiveness of At Home Rehab Video
    A common injury we see after car accidents and bike accidents, are injuries to the shoulder including rotator cuff injuries.  Shoulder injuries have often been described to me by my personal injury clients as some of the more painful…
  • Apr 15

    Brain Injuries can Cause Children to Become Loner

    Brain Injuries can Cause Children to Become Loner
    Our St Louis personal injury law firm routinely handles head and brain injury cases.  It is important that any lawyer handling brain injury cases understands not only all the effects brain injuries can have, but also the differences…
Rank this Week: 2091

Kansas & Missouri Estate Planning

Kansas & Missouri Estate Planning

Covers estate planning, elder law, asset protection, charitable giving, and business law. By Kyle E. Krull.

http://blog.kylekrull.com/kansas-missouri-estate-planning/
  • Apr 18

    Considering "Basis" When Electing Estate Planning Alternatives / Overland Park, K

    Considering "Basis" When Electing Estate Planning Alternatives / Overland Park, K
    New circumstances give rise to new alternatives (and opportunities) for estate planners. This, in turn, is creating some new and difficult choices.
  • Apr 17

    Objects of inheritance seem to be imbued…

    Objects of inheritance seem to be imbued with a special power. This is oftentimes the case, whether the family is aware of it yet or not. As one sitting down to put your intentions to paper, or even as the inheritor, it is a power worth…
  • Apr 16

    Tough Talks - Discussing End-Of-Life Matters / Overland Park, KS

    Tough Talks - Discussing End-Of-Life Matters / Overland Park, KS
    There are certain discussions that are just too important not to have. Unfortunately, these are also often the most difficult conversations to have. As many planning their estates know well, talking with your adult children about your…
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Krebs Law Firm Blog

Krebs Law Firm Blog

Provides information to injury victims in Southwest Missouri. By Jason Krebs.

http://www.krebslawoffice.com/blog/
  • Apr 16

    Improve my Missouri Disability case chance

    Improve my Missouri Disability case chance
    Some common questions from claimants are about “what can I  do to improve my Missouri disability case chances ?” As I have written previously medical evidence is the number one thing you can do to improve your Missouri…
  • Apr 16

    Missouri Workers Compensation retaliatory discharge

    Missouri Workers Compensation retaliatory discharge
    An important decision came down from the Missouri Supreme Court yesterday that vastly improved the rights of injured workers to make a Missouri Workers Compensation retaliatory discharge claim. An injured worker no longer has to show…
  • Apr 10

    Who will try your Springfield Missouri Disability case?

    Who will try your Springfield Missouri Disability case?
    Twice this week at the Springfield Missouri Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) I have seen people who do not know who will try their Springfield Missouri Disability case.  Ive seen some of the mega firm lawyers call the…
Rank this Week: 1813

St. Louis Injury Lawyer Blog

St. Louis Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers sidewalk, swimming pool, dog bite and other accidents. By Ryan R. Cox and Associates, L.L.C.

http://www.stlouis-injurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Missouri Law Enforcement Crackdown on Distraction Behind the Wheel

    Missouri Law Enforcement Crackdown on Distraction Behind the Wheel
    Distracted driving is a growing problem in Missouri. Amid a host of efforts by law enforcement to mark Distracted Driving Awareness Month, state transportation department officials are looking for creative ways to snag motorists'…
  • Mar 30

    St. Louis Trucking Accidents: Regulator Failing on Several Front

    St. Louis Trucking Accidents: Regulator Failing on Several Front
    Two federally-commissioned reports on a trucking safety initiative launched in 2010 were critical of several aspects, recommending numerous modifications in order for the program to be more effective. The U.S. Department of Transportation's…
  • Mar 28

    St. Louis DUI Accidents - Defendants Seeking Legal Loophole

    St. Louis DUI Accidents - Defendants Seeking Legal Loophole
    A St. Louis man faces up to 15 years in prison after admitting he was drunk when he ran a red light two years ago, killing a woman whose car he struck as a result. At the time, his blood-alcohol level was measured at 0.12 percent - well above…
Rank this Week: 4664

Missouri Injury Attorneys Blog

Missouri Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers Missouri motor vehicle crash, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases. By The A.W. Smith Law Firm, P.C.

http://www.missouriinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Head-on Collision Kills Both Driver

    Head-on Collision Kills Both Driver
    In Jefferson County, the two drivers involved in a head-on collision are pronounced dead. On March 25, 2014 at approximately 12:23 p.m., Mary Burke, age 82 of St. Louis, Missouri was operating a 2000 Toyota Camry. James Sybert, age 25 of De…
  • Apr 11

    Five Killed in Lawrence County Crash

    Five Killed in Lawrence County Crash
    In Lawrence County, five people are pronounced dead as a result of a head-on collision. On March 23, 2014 at approximately 3:45 a.m., Mason Colley, age 75 of Larussell, Missouri was operating a 2002 Ford F350. John Stephens, age 30 of Van…
  • Apr 10

    Overturned Vehicle Causes Serious Injurie

    Overturned Vehicle Causes Serious Injurie
    In Atchison County, two people are seriously injured after the driver neglected to operate the vehicle correctly, causing it to travel down an embankment and to overturn. On March 23, 2013 at approximately 1:10 a.m., Christopher Barnes, age…
Rank this Week: 221

Missouri Divorce and Family Law…

Missouri Divorce and Family Law Blog

Covers alimony/maintenance, bankruptcy, child support, custody and visitation, divorce, paternity, property division and taxes. By Mark Wortman.

http://familylaw.mwortmanlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 2721

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

Covers medical malpractice and personal injury in Missouri and Illinois. By Todd N. Hendrickson.

http://stlouisinjurylawblog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Another Reason to Ban Smart Phones from the OR? What’s the First Reason?

    Another Reason to Ban Smart Phones from the OR? What’s the First Reason?
    A report titled Another Reason Why You Should Ban Smart Phones from the OR raise, at least for me, this question: What’s the first reason? Is there any reason why a surgeon, anesthesiologist, nurse or surgical tech should be using a…
  • Feb 5

    Its OK to Flash Your Headlights to Warn of Speed Trap

    Its OK to Flash Your Headlights to Warn of Speed Trap
    In a preliminary ruling issued on February 3, 2014, a federal judge ruled that flashing your headlights at oncoming traffic to warn of a speed trap is constitutionally protected speech. Judge Henry Autry, in the case of Elli v. City of…
  • Jan 7

    How Much Will My New Hip Cost? Likely Your Doctor Doesn’t Know …

    How Much Will My New Hip Cost? Likely Your Doctor Doesn’t Know …
    How much is something going to cost? Always a fair question and almost always one that can be answered before you purchase anything. But when you are talking about medical procedures, particularly things like hip and knee replacements, you…
Rank this Week: 3634

Missouri Criminal Lawyers Blog

Missouri Criminal Lawyers Blog

Covers criminal law and DWI law. Published By Sansone Law, LLC

http://www.missouricriminallawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 14

    5 Reasons a Polygraph Test May Not be Accurate

    5 Reasons a Polygraph Test May Not be Accurate
    First and foremost, never talk to the police until after you have consulted with a criminal defense lawyer.  There is a very good reason the cops must tell you…you have the right to remain SILENT, anything you say can and WILL be…
  • Apr 7

    Legalization Of Weed In Colorado Has Not Eliminated The Black Market

    Legalization Of Weed In Colorado Has Not Eliminated The Black Market
    Many people believe that crime is directly related to the illegal drug trade.  People tend to believe that since drugs in general are illegal that they lead to violent crime as people are are trying to get something in short supply.…
  • Mar 26

    Felony Domestic Assault Case Dismissed

    Felony Domestic Assault Case Dismissed
    A client of our firm was arrested and charged with a felony domestic assault case.  D.H. was out of town for a social function with his wife when he was arrested and charged with a felony domestic assault case.  The husband and wife…
Rank this Week: 3471

The Trademark Blogger

The Trademark Blogger

News & Views on Trademark Registration and Litigation. By Morris Turek.

http://www.yourtrademarkattorney.com/trademark-attorney-blog/
  • Apr 13

    LegalZoom Trademark Reviews: Should You Trust LegalZoom for Your Trademark?

    LegalZoom Trademark Reviews: Should You Trust LegalZoom for Your Trademark?
    Are you are looking to acquire a United States trademark registration?  Possibly for a name or logo that will help consumers easily identify and distinguish your products and services from those offered by your competitors?  Or…
  • Feb 18

    The Benefits of Federal Trademark Registration – A Quick Summary

    The Benefits of Federal Trademark Registration – A Quick Summary
    Trademark are extremely valuable forms of intellectual property and even more important business assets.  Trademark owners must establish their legal right to their marks in order to properly safeguard them from possible…
  • Feb 2

    What is the “®” Registered Trademark Symbol and When Can I Use It?

    What is the “®” Registered Trademark Symbol and When Can I Use It?
    In the world of commerce, the “®” symbol (referred to as the “Circle R”) conveys a very important meaning.  The “®” signifies that a trademark or service mark has been federally registered with…
Rank this Week: 1337

Missouri Criminal Lawyer Blog

Missouri Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By The Law Offices of John M. Lynch, LLC.

http://www.missouricriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 12

    The Felony DWI- Knowing the Difference and What to do

    The Felony DWI- Knowing the Difference and What to do
    Unlike the run-of-the-mill misdemeanor DWI, a third offense could trigger the filing of a felony DWI which comes replete with serious prison time and the potential for a 10 year or permanent denial of your driving privilege.   And…
  • Apr 10

    The Federal Lawyer- Drug Conspiracy and the Interplay with the Federal Sentencing Guideline

    The Federal Lawyer- Drug Conspiracy and the Interplay with the Federal Sentencing Guideline
    Understanding the complexities of the myriad Federal Sentencing Guidelines as they relate to federal drug crimes is critical to effective legal representation.  The Guidelines and their corresponding federal drug statutes continue to…
  • Mar 17

    The Federal Lawyer- White Collar Crimes- Embezzlement, Fraud

    The Federal Lawyer- White Collar Crimes- Embezzlement, Fraud
    Lately, there has been an influx in the prosecution of white collar offenses, including Embezzlement and Fraud in a litany of contexts, including Securities Fraud, Mortgage and Insurance Fraud and Medicare/Medicaid Fraud.  Such Federal…
Rank this Week: 2478

Missouri Personal Injury Lawyer…

Missouri Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Missouri car accident and personal injury information. By Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.missouri-personalinjurylawyer.com/
  • Apr 11

    Fiery CA accident involved FedEx truck, high school bu

    Fiery CA accident involved FedEx truck, high school bu
    Yesterday, ten people were killed in northern California when a FedEx truck veered across a grassy highway median and struck a bus filled with high school students en route to a college visit, causing an explosion. According to USA Today, the…
  • Mar 28

    Talking with teens about drunk driving risks: Strategies and tips for Missouri parent

    Talking with teens about drunk driving risks: Strategies and tips for Missouri parent
    The end of the school year will be here before we know it, and Missouri high school students are beginning to plan for big events like prom and graduation. It's a great time for parents to talk with their teen drivers about the dangers of…
  • Mar 14

    Join us on March 22 for Safe & Sound Saturday in downtown Springfield!

    Join us on March 22 for Safe & Sound Saturday in downtown Springfield!
    Here at Aaron Sachs and Associates, we're proud to be participating in "Safe and Sound Saturday" on Saturday, March 22, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Springfield Expo Center in downtown Springfield. The event, hosted by KY3 and KSPR,…
Rank this Week: 1412

O'Connor Law Blog

O'Connor Law Blog

Covers personal injury and criminal defense.

http://www.ockclaw.com/blog
  • Apr 10

    Why Consult With a Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyer?

    Why Consult With a Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyer?
    A Kansas City personal injury lawyer knows how to get the full damages his or her client deserves for costs related to injuries.  Many people assume that if successful, they will be awarded compensation for medical costs, however there…
  • Apr 4

    Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyers Protect the Rights of Slip and Fall Accident Victim

    Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyers Protect the Rights of Slip and Fall Accident Victim
    Kansas City personal injury lawyers not only represent clients injured in car accidents, but other types of negligent accidents as well – including slip and fall.  These types of accidents are fairly common, and usually caused by…
  • Mar 31

    Is There Really Any Reason to Hire a Kansas City DUI Lawyer?

    Is There Really Any Reason to Hire a Kansas City DUI Lawyer?
    Being arrested for driving under the influence is stressful; if it is your first offense, you have no idea of the consequences you may be facing.  In truth, most people do not realize how serious a criminal offense DUI really is. This is…
Rank this Week: 4938

Springfield Missouri Car Accident…

Springfield Missouri Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury, drunk driving accidents, truck accidents and distracted driving accidents. By Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.springfieldmissouricaraccidentlawyer.com/
  • Apr 9

    Eight "danger zones" create make teen drivers more likely to crash, pediatrician say

    Eight "danger zones" create make teen drivers more likely to crash, pediatrician say
    Each year, car accidents account for one out of every three teen fatalities. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that novice drivers (from age 16 to 19) are four times more likely to crash than older drivers.…
  • Mar 26

    Auto accidents involving pedestrians commonly result in serious injuries, fatalitie

    Auto accidents involving pedestrians commonly result in serious injuries, fatalitie
    Auto accidents involving pedestrians frequently result in serious, life-threatening injuries. In fact, you can be seriously injured or even disabled if you are hit by a car traveling at just 10 miles per hour. The faster the car is going, the…
  • Mar 14

    Prepare for Missouri boating season: Take a boating safety course

    Prepare for Missouri boating season: Take a boating safety course
    Thankfully, warmer temperatures have made their way back to the Ozarks this week, and it won't be long before boating season is upon us once again! To promote safe boating and help prevent boating accidents, Missouri law requires certain…
Rank this Week: 3583

Columbia Missouri Car Accident…

Columbia Missouri Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury, drunk driving , and truck accidents. By Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.columbiamissouricaraccidentlawyer.com/
  • Apr 8

    Avoiding car accidents: 10 defensive driving tips for Columbia, Missouri motorist

    Avoiding car accidents: 10 defensive driving tips for Columbia, Missouri motorist
    Most drivers don't get behind the wheel expecting to be involved in a crash. And yet, as our Columbia personal injury lawyers know, thousands of car accidents happen every single day in the U.S. In this post, our attorneys share some…
  • Mar 7

    Adults age 25-39 most likely to admit to texting and driving

    Adults age 25-39 most likely to admit to texting and driving
    As Columbia car accident lawyers, we know that distracted driving is a major issue facing teen drivers - but recent research shows many older drivers may be just as vulnerable to accidents caused by texting and driving. According to a survey…
  • Feb 17

    Alcohol use and Columbia car accidents: How drinking impacts your ability to drive safely

    Alcohol use and Columbia car accidents: How drinking impacts your ability to drive safely
    As Columbia car accident lawyers, we know that alcohol-impaired drivers increase accident risks for everyone on the road, including the innocent motorists who are simply unlucky to be traveling near them. Any amount of drinking can impair…
Rank this Week: 3687

The Sader Law Firm Blog

The Sader Law Firm Blog

Covers bankruptcy law.

http://blog.saderlawfirm.com/
  • Apr 7

    Car Leases in Bankruptcy

    Car Leases in Bankruptcy
    If you are considering filing bankruptcy you may be concerned about how your car lease will be handled in the bankruptcy. When you file a chapter 7 bankruptcy or a chapter 13 bankruptcy you will either assume or reject your car lease. If you…
  • Mar 20

    Emergency Bankruptcy Filing

    Emergency Bankruptcy Filing
    Sometimes people need to file bankruptcy fast. In those situations, they can file an emergency bankruptcy, which means filing the bare minimum of paperwork up front to get the bankruptcy case filed and complete the remaining paperwork later.…
  • Mar 18

    Converting a Ch. 13 Bankruptcy to a Ch. 7 Bankruptcy

    Converting a Ch. 13 Bankruptcy to a Ch. 7 Bankruptcy
    Occasionally, debtors that have filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy find it difficult to meet the terms of their Chapter 13 repayment plan. When a major life event occurs such as the loss of a job or death of a spouse, it can make making the…
Rank this Week: 3689

Purcell & Amen, L.L.C. Blog

Purcell & Amen, L.L.C. Blog

Covers elder law and estate planning.

http://yourestatematters.com/blog/
  • Apr 6

    How Does a Power of Attorney Terminate?

    How Does a Power of Attorney Terminate?
    A power of attorney is an incredibly flexible and potentially useful estate planning tool. Understanding what one is, how it works, and how one terminates may help you decide whether including a power of attorney in your estate plan…
  • Mar 11

    Early Signs of Dementia – Is It Too Late for Medicaid Planning?

    Early Signs of Dementia – Is It Too Late for Medicaid Planning?
    Though we are all living longer, on average, in the United States, the increased life expectancy often comes at a high cost. Studies tell us that once you reach the age of 65 your chance of needing long-term care is about 50 percent. By age…
  • Mar 2

    When Do I Need a Special Needs Trust?

    When Do I Need a Special Needs Trust?
    If you are the parent of a special needs child you undoubtedly worry about how your child will be cared for and provided for in the future. The day will come when you will no longer be here to see to your child’s daily needs or…
Rank this Week: 3244

Missouri Injury Lawyers Blog

Missouri Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers workers compensation and personal injury law. By Michael J. Sudekum.

http://www.missouriinjurylawyers-blog.com/
  • Apr 5

    Pharmaceutical Update

    Pharmaceutical Update
    I spent April 3-4, 2014 in Houston at the Texas Trial Lawyers Association at their Second Annual Pharmaceutical Conference and Medical Device Seminar. Some of the topics relevant to our clients include: - Testosterone Therapy Litigation -…
  • Dec 31

    MDL Sought against Popular Statin - Lipitor

    MDL Sought against Popular Statin - Lipitor
    Lipitor is one of the most commonly prescribed statin medications used to treat high cholesterol in adults. It has been one of the world's best selling prescription medications and a large source of revenue for its manufacturer, Pfizer.…
  • Dec 27

    Thank you for a rewarding 2013

    Thank you for a rewarding 2013
    I wanted to take a moment and thank my family, friends and my clients for a rewarding 2013. I really do appreciate the opportunity to represent you and help you navigate the complex and stressful legal issues that you are facing. I am…
Rank this Week: 3601

Missouri Truck Accident Lawyer…

Missouri Truck Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers Missouri truck and tractor trailer accidents. By Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C.

http://www.missouritruckaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 4

    5 FAQs answered for Missouri semi-truck accident victim

    5 FAQs answered for Missouri semi-truck accident victim
    In this post, our Missouri truck accident lawyers answer five questions we frequently hear from the victims of semi-truck crashes. Missouri semi-truck accidents: Five frequently asked questions 1. What is a commercial truck? A commercial…
  • Mar 5

    What causes Missouri semi-truck accidents? Three common contributing factor

    What causes Missouri semi-truck accidents? Three common contributing factor
    As Missouri personal injury lawyers, we know that accidents involving large commercial trucks and passenger vehicles often have disastrous consequences. More often than not, it's passenger vehicle occupants who suffer serious,…
  • Feb 7

    "Tailgating" a major cause of Missouri accidents involving semi-truck

    "Tailgating" a major cause of Missouri accidents involving semi-truck
    Have you ever wondered how following distance - the distance between your vehicle and the vehicle traveling in front of you - plays a role in Missouri truck accidents? You might have noticed that when traffic is heavy, the distance between…
Rank this Week: 3344

Midwest Construction Law Blog

Midwest Construction Law Blog

Features legal articles, news and resources for Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa contractors. By Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP.

http://www.spencerfane.com/midwestconstructionlaw/
Rank this Week: 4810

Cosgrove Law Securities and…

Cosgrove Law Securities and Investment Blog

News and commentary on the latest securities and investment developments.

http://securitiesandinvestmentblog.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 28

    Defamation v. Tortious Interference

    Defamation v. Tortious Interference
    Most of us have at least a “street-level” understanding of defamation. Individuals that hear or read damaging false statements about themselves or their business typically think: “I need to find a defamation lawyer.”…
  • Mar 19

    Defamation Reputation Damage Management

    Defamation Reputation Damage Management
    In 1378, the Statute of Scandalum Magnatum granted judges and church officials in England a legal right to compensation if they had been insulted or defamed. The first Common Law defamation action on record was filed in England in 1507. …
  • Mar 12

    Missouri Supreme Court Rejects Trade Secret Claim Over Client List

    Missouri Supreme Court Rejects Trade Secret Claim Over Client List
    Troy Kennedy (Kennedy”) left his position as director and executive officer of a trust and investment company when that company was bought by Central Trust & Investment Company (“CTI”). Kennedy left to found a competing…
Rank this Week: 1537

St. Louis Bankruptcy Attorney Blog

St. Louis Bankruptcy Attorney Blog

Covers Chapter 7, Chapter 13, Foreclosure, and other consumer bankruptcy issues. By the A & L, Licker Law Firm, LLC.

http://mobankruptcyblog.com/
  • Mar 28

    What Does It Mean To Reaffirm A Debt?

    What Does It Mean To Reaffirm A Debt?
    If you file a Chapter 7 and you have a secured debt, often times a car note or a mortgage, you will be asked by the creditor to reaffirm that debt. What does that mean?  When a Chapter 7 debtor reaffirms a debt they agree to continue…
  • Mar 28

    Following Through On Your Bankruptcy

    Following Through On Your Bankruptcy
    The decision to file or not to file a bankruptcy can be stressful and overwhelming.  Many attorneys offer free consultations to get to know the prospective client’s situation to better be able to counsel them in making a proper,…
  • Nov 16

    What Is An Insider Payment?

    What Is An Insider Payment?
    I Owe My Family Money.  Should I Pay Them Back Now?  When you file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, or even a Chapter 13, your attorney might ask you if you have paid any friends or family members any money in the last 12 months?  I ask…
Rank this Week: 3364

St. Charles Divorce Lawyer Blog

St. Charles Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law with an emphasis on divorce. By Doug Bellon of Dalton, Chassaniol & Bellon.

http://www.stcharlesdivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Mar 27

    What is My Missouri Family Law Judge Likely to Consider in Awarding Legal Custody?

    What is My Missouri Family Law Judge Likely to Consider in Awarding Legal Custody?
    In our previous blog we discussed the difference between sole legal custody and joint legal custody and the importance of having a well drafted parenting plan. In today's blog we discuss those factors that will be considered by your family…
  • Mar 17

    A Closer Look at Legal Custody in Missouri

    A Closer Look at Legal Custody in Missouri
    In Missouri the general concepts involved in an award of sole legal custody or joint legal custody can be simply explained. However, prior to accepting a specific legal custody arrangement, Missouri parents should be aware that the specific…
  • Feb 10

    Is A Revocable Living Trust Really a Necessary Tool To Accomplish Effective Missouri Estate Planning?

    Is A Revocable Living Trust Really a Necessary Tool To Accomplish Effective Missouri Estate Planning?
    The answer to a broad question such as this obviously depends on the type of assets a client possesses and what his objectives are. But, the place to start evaluating the answer is to begin with an understanding of why a revocable living…
Rank this Week: 2748

St. Louis Injury Lawyer Blog

St. Louis Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury law. By Faerber & Anderson, P.C.

http://www.st-louis-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 2568

Nonprofit Law and Consultation

Nonprofit Law and Consultation

Covers tax news and issues affecting nonprofits. By Amy Hereford.

http://ahereford.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 21

    Reinstatement of Exempt Statu

    Reinstatement of Exempt Statu
    In the past 5 years, many organizations had their tax exempt status revoked for non-filing of their annual information returns.  The IRS recently issued Revenue Procedure 2014-11, 2014-3 I.R.B. 411 (the “Revenue Procedure”)…
  • Mar 13

    Form 1023: Application for Tax Exemption

    Form 1023: Application for Tax Exemption
    IRS interactive application for tax exemption has been updated. Click here....
  • Mar 6

    Applying for Exemption/Misc. Determination: Sample Question

    Applying for Exemption/Misc. Determination: Sample Question
    Applications for exemption and miscellaneous determination requests are assigned to Exempt Organizations specialists for review. If additional information is necessary to make a determination, a specialist will contact the organization for…
Rank this Week: 4882

Synorlaw

Synorlaw

Covers family law and estate planning. By the Law Office of Kathryn J. Synor, LLC.

http://www.synorlaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 14

    How to best work with your lawyer

    How to best work with your lawyer
    First ask about the cost of legal representation. If your situation will require more work beyond the first consultation, remember to ask for the lawyer’s fees in writing. You do not have to hire the lawyer after the initial…
  • Feb 6

    Collaborative No Court Divorce

    Collaborative No Court Divorce
    Collaborative No Court Divorce is low confrontation, high negotiation divorce process that affords clients the opportunity to resolve issues through meditation and attorney consultation by sharing information, striving toward common goals,…
  • Jan 14

    Sandwiched in the Middle

    Sandwiched in the Middle
    The “Sandwich Generation” – a term given to adults who are raising children and simultaneously caring for elderly or inform parents. As the huge numbers of aging “Baby Boomers” near retirement age we will see an…
Rank this Week: 3724

Traffic Law Stop's Blog

Traffic Law Stop's Blog

Covers traffic law, driver's license law, DWI/DUI law, criminal law, and more.

http://www.trafficlawstop.com/blog
  • Feb 26

    MO Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Red Light Camera Cases, Cameras Remain Illegal

    MO Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Red Light Camera Cases, Cameras Remain Illegal
    The Missouri Supreme Court decided not to take up cases of three Missouri cites red light camera programs. The Court refused to take up cases by the cites of Creve Coeur and Kansas City and American Traffic Solutions, the company that…
  • Feb 6

    How Much Does a First DWI Really Cost?

    How Much Does a First DWI Really Cost?
    Too much! Don’t risk drinking and driving if for no other reason than a selfish one – it’s a very expensive hit to the average person’s budget and can cause “paycheck to paycheck” to become full tilt. The…
  • Dec 17

    Why Should I Hire a Traffic Lawyer for a Traffic Warrant Case?

    Why Should I Hire a Traffic Lawyer for a Traffic Warrant Case?
    Why Do People Hire A Lawyer for a Warrant traffic ticket case? Answer:  To Save Money, Save Time, and Avoid Embarrassment & Hassle in Court. Possible reasons why people may hire a lawyer for a Warrant traffic ticket case: A lawyer…
Rank this Week: 3193

Missouri Injury Lawyers Blog

Missouri Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers Missouri personal injury law and consumer safety news. By Tatlow, Gump, Faiella & Wheelan LLC.

http://www.missouriinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Feb 14

    How Does Your Credit Score Impact Your Auto Insurance Premiums?

    How Does Your Credit Score Impact Your Auto Insurance Premiums?
    We all know that your credit score is a very important number when it comes to buying a car, getting a credit card, or buying a new home. But did you know that auto insurance companies are using your credit score to help determine your risk…
  • Feb 5

    Major Winter Storm Causes Road Closures on I-70 Yesterday

    Major Winter Storm Causes Road Closures on I-70 Yesterday
    KOMU News tweeted a traffic alert yesterday stating that all four lanes of I-70 were closed at Lake of the Woods in Columbia due to multiple serious crashes. Although the Missouri Department of Transportation had issued a "no travel…
  • Feb 3

    TGFW Attorney Sidney Wheelan presenting CLE on Handling Auto Accident Case

    TGFW Attorney Sidney Wheelan presenting CLE on Handling Auto Accident Case
    Sidney Eckman Wheelan, an attorney with Tatlow, Gump, Faiella & Wheelan, LLC is presenting two sections of a three part CLE series on the Basics of Handling an Auto Accident Case. This CLE will offer critical and up-to-date information…
Rank this Week: 625

Missouri Insurance Lawyer Blog

Missouri Insurance Lawyer Blog

By Tatlow, Gump, Faiella & Wheelan LLC.

http://www.missouriinsurancelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4598

IP Litigation From Flyover Country

IP Litigation From Flyover Country

Covers copyright, trademark, trade secret & patent litigation. By David L. Rein Jr.

http://iplitigator.wordpress.com/
  • Dec 30

    Back!

    Back!
    It has been much too long since I posted, but I am looking forward to posting again in earnest.  Feel free to send me an e-mail with any topics you would like to see in 2014. Until then, Happy New … Continue reading →
  • Sep 1

    How To Find & Monetize Valuable Copyrights On University Campuse

    How To Find & Monetize Valuable Copyrights On University Campuse
    Copyright licensing is probably the last thing on students’ minds as they return to college campuses across the country.
  • Jul 11

    Only An Author Can Create A Copyright — That’s No Monkey Busine

    Only An Author Can Create A Copyright — That’s No Monkey Busine
    The author who creates a work initially owns the copyright in the work.  The writer who writes the next novel, the painter who magically makes the canvas come alive, the musician who records the next hit all initially own the copyright in…
Rank this Week: 3660

The Elder Firm, LLC

The Elder Firm, LLC

Covers elder law, estate planning, and Missouri Medicaid eligibility.

http://www.columbiaelderlaw.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 3308

Ozarks Law & Economy

Ozarks Law & Economy

Tracks developments in Missouri real estate law and economic development in the Ozarks area of Missouri and Arkansas. By Harry Styron.

http://styronblog.com/
  • Dec 3

    Damming the Osage: The Conflicted Story of…

    Damming the Osage: The Conflicted Story of Lake of the Ozarks and Truman Reservoir by Leland and Crystal Payton. Published by Lens & Pen Press, 4067 Franklin, Springfield MO 65807, $25 postpaid. See http://www.dammingtheosage.com Leland…
  • Oct 25

    Obtaining copies of Missouri surveys and plats online

    Obtaining copies of Missouri surveys and plats online
    Getting a copy of an old subdivision plat or survey isn’t difficult, but it can require a visit to a county recorder’s office, which may or may not have the ability to print the plat or survey on one sheet of paper or to give it…
  • Oct 23

    Timeshare resale scam uses my name. Ugh.

    Timeshare resale scam uses my name. Ugh.
    I received a call today from a man who claimed I advised him a few days ago send $800 to a timeshare resale company called Timeshare Concepts. I told the man that I didn’t remember having spoken to him. He claimed that I had answered…
Rank this Week: 4351

St. Louis Bankruptcy Info

St. Louis Bankruptcy Info

Information about bankruptcy for individuals and businesses in Missouri and Illinois. By A & L, Licker Law Firm, LLC.

http://www.stlbankruptcyinfo.com/
  • Nov 21

    Taxes and Bankruptcy, Can They Be Discharged?

    Taxes and Bankruptcy, Can They Be Discharged?
    To be dischargeable, individual income tax liabilities must meet the following “mechanical” rules of 11 USC §523:(a) A discharge under section 727, 1141, 1228 (a), 1228 (b),…
  • Nov 21

    What is a Discharge?

    What is a Discharge?
    One of the core reasons an individual files bankruptcy is to receive a “discharge.”  While this is an important aspect of bankruptcy, it is not the only purpose of bankruptcy.  There are numerous examples of why an…
  • Nov 15

    Bankruptcy and Credit Scores – How Much Will it Drop?

    Bankruptcy and Credit Scores – How Much Will it Drop?
    One of the biggest fears I have seen from people considering bankruptcy is the impact it will have on their credit score.  Credit plays such an important part of our lives in this day and age, that people fear they will never get credit…
Rank this Week: 4055

St. Louis Bankruptcy Lawyers Blog

St. Louis Bankruptcy Lawyers Blog

Covers Bankruptcy Law. Published by Brinkman & Alter, LLC

http://www.stlouisbankruptcylawyersblog.com/
  • Oct 24

    DOES FILING A ST LOUIS BANKRUPTCY MEAN I WILL LOSE ALL MY ASSETS?

    DOES FILING A ST LOUIS BANKRUPTCY MEAN I WILL LOSE ALL MY ASSETS?
    Filing a St. Louis bankruptcy does not automatically mean that you will lose your assets, like a car or house. In fact, it is the number goal at Brinkman & Alter to make sure that you keep all of your belongings (whether it is personal…
  • Oct 16

    DOES FILING A ST LOUIS BANKRUPTCY MEAN THAT I CAN REBUILD MY CREDIT?

    DOES FILING A ST LOUIS BANKRUPTCY MEAN THAT I CAN REBUILD MY CREDIT?
    When you file a St. Louis bankruptcy, your unsecured debts (like credit cards, medical bills, payday loans, old utility bills, overdrawn bank accounts) are eliminated forever. This means you will no longer have to put up with the…
  • Sep 30

    HOW DOES A ST LOUIS BANKRUPTCY HELP ME?

    HOW DOES A ST LOUIS BANKRUPTCY HELP ME?
    Filing a St. Louis bankruptcy can help in a number of different ways: 1) It will get rid of all your unsecured debts (like credit cards, medical bills, payday loans, old utility bills, overdrawn bank accounts, etc) 2) It will stop any St.…
Rank this Week: 3481

St. Louis Injury Attorney Blog

St. Louis Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Missouri personal injury law. By K. Lindsay Rakers.

http://www.stlouisinjuryattorney-blog.com/
  • Aug 25

    St. Louis Missouri Ambulance in Flames Following Delivery to ER

    St. Louis Missouri Ambulance in Flames Following Delivery to ER
    A St. Louis fire department emergency vehicle delivered a patient suffering a medical emergency to St. Mary’s Hospital in Richmond Heights Missouri.  After dropping off the patient and ensuring his/her safety, the paramedics…
  • Jul 11

    Need Some Advice About Your Recent Car Crash?

    Need Some Advice About Your Recent Car Crash?
    If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident in Missouri, you likely have questions.  I try to answer many of the questions I think you may have right here on this website.  However, I have written a book called…
  • Jan 24

    Johnson & Johnson Tried, and Failed, to Sweep Negative Testing Reports Under the Rug

    Johnson & Johnson Tried, and Failed, to Sweep Negative Testing Reports Under the Rug
    By now, most everyone has heard of the DePuy hip recall. More than 90,000 patients have received one of these metal-on-metal DePuy hip manufactured by Johnson & Johnson and DePuy Orthopaedics. Given the failure of these hips, the…
Rank this Week: 2255

Crabtree Law Blawg

Crabtree Law Blawg

Covers bankruptcy and estate planning.

http://crabtree-law.com/blog
  • Jul 23

    Student Loan Victorie

    Student Loan Victorie
    I'm very honored and thankful to say that I've been thus far consistently able to reduce student loan debts, both public and private, by 50% or more. I just saved one client more than $20,000 by settling two student loans of his-- one from…
  • Mar 1

    Student Loan Bankruptcy, the True Goal

    Student Loan Bankruptcy, the True Goal
    Perhaps you've looked at my earlier student loan debt articles here and here, and you're discouraged. You're thinking to yourself that it's too much of a risk, that too many things could go against your favor in the case, the "totality of the…
  • Feb 22

    Your First DWI in Jefferson County, Missouri, Part 1: Getting Your License Back

    Your First DWI in Jefferson County, Missouri, Part 1: Getting Your License Back
    Getting a DWI in Jefferson County is, frankly, easy to do. We've got a slew of "DWI recognition experts" who patrol the bars and restaurants at target times, to swoop down upon unfortunate people who may have misjudged their blood-alcohol…
Rank this Week: 3285

St. Louis Criminal Defense Lawyer…

St. Louis Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Missouri family law. By Brinkman & Alter, LLC.

http://www.stlouiscriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 15

    WHY DOES MISSOURI ASSESS POINTS TO MY DRIVING RECORD FOR A ST LOUIS SPEEDING TICKET?

    WHY DOES MISSOURI ASSESS POINTS TO MY DRIVING RECORD FOR A ST LOUIS SPEEDING TICKET?
    The state gives out points any time you are found guilty of a moving violation. A moving violation is roughly described as an infraction committed while you are operating a vehicle. The state uses a point system so that it can keep a record…
  • Jul 2

    WHAT IF I DONT DO ANYTHING ABOUT MY ST LOUIS SPEEDING TICKET?

    WHAT IF I DONT DO ANYTHING ABOUT MY ST LOUIS SPEEDING TICKET?
    If you don't do anything about a St. Louis traffic ticket, it will result in a warrant being issued for your arrest. But it doesn't have to go that way. An experienced St. Louis speeding ticket lawyer can help get your traffic citation…
  • May 13

    IF I GET PULLED OVER IN THE ST LOUIS ARC ZONE CAN I GET THE TICKET TAKEN CARE OF?

    IF I GET PULLED OVER IN THE ST LOUIS ARC ZONE CAN I GET THE TICKET TAKEN CARE OF?
    Yes, a good St. Louis traffic ticket attorney can handle such an ARC Zone ticket in much the same manner as any other traffic citation. The only difference is that the fine will be higher. The St. Louis ARC Zone is a stretch of highway on…
Rank this Week: 3255

Missouri Probate Information

Missouri Probate Information

Covers probate procedures and law in Missouri. By Richard J. Herndon.

http://missouriprobate.info/missouri-probate-blog/
  • Jun 20

    What is a Statement of Account in a Missouri Probate Matter?

    What is a Statement of Account in a Missouri Probate Matter?
    A Statement of Account is the Final Accounting submitted in an Independently Administered Missouri Probate Estate.  it contains Four sections.  The first simply summarizes the initial Inventory filed in the case – in other…
  • Jun 20

    What is a Statement of Account in a Missouri Probate Matter?

    What is a Statement of Account in a Missouri Probate Matter?
    A Statement of Account is the Final Accounting submitted in an Independently Administered Missouri Probate Estate.  it contains Four sections.  The first simply summarizes the initial Inventory filed in the case – in other…
  • May 30

    What Missouri Wills Do and Don’t Do

    What Missouri Wills Do and Don’t Do
    We constantly deal with questions that go something like this:  My Dad died.  My brother was named executor in the will, and he’s not doing what it says.  What do I do? Our first question is – was the will admitted…
Rank this Week: 3109

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

Covers personal injury and workers compensation. By Schultz & Myers.

http://www.the-missouri-accident-attorney.com/injury-lawyer-blog
  • May 24

    St. Louis Injury Attorney Discusses Marcus Dorsey’s Tragic Car Accident

    St. Louis Injury Attorney Discusses Marcus Dorsey’s Tragic Car Accident
    53 year-old Marcus Dorsey was killed Thursday when his Pontiac was T-boned by another driver fleeing the scene of an accident. According to reports, the driver of a Ford Explorer had been involved in a minor traffic accident when he began to…
  • Sep 8

    The Cost of Receiving Electronic Records in Missouri Now Has a Cap

    The Cost of Receiving Electronic Records in Missouri Now Has a Cap
    Many Missouri personal injury attorneys keep a client's files in secure electronic documents in order to reduce the reliance on paper. Electronic documents also makes accessing and storing files easier. Since personal injury cases require…
  • Sep 8

    The Cost of Receiving Electronic Records in Missouri Now Has a Cap

    The Cost of Receiving Electronic Records in Missouri Now Has a Cap
    Many Missouri personal injury attorneys keep a client's files in secure electronic documents in order to reduce the reliance on paper. Electronic documents also makes accessing and storing files easier.
Rank this Week: 1219

Missouri Truck Accident Lawyer…

Missouri Truck Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law and truck accidents. By Ryan Bradley.

http://www.truckaccidentlawyermissouri.com/
  • Dec 29

    Bucklin Missouri Teen Driver Hit by Missouri Truck Driver

    Bucklin Missouri Teen Driver Hit by Missouri Truck Driver
    Katlin J. Elam, a 16 year old from Bucklin, Missouri, was injured in a Linn County Missouri semi-truck accident on December 29, 2011. After the Missouri side impact truck accident, the Bucklin teen was transported to Pershing Hospital by Linn…
  • Aug 14

    Surviving a Roadside Inspection

    Surviving a Roadside Inspection
    Roadside inspections are part of the job for professional truck drivers. The goal of these inspections is to ensure both the truck and driver are in compliance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulations. Trucks are taken out…
  • Jul 25

    Safety Tips for Truck Driver

    Safety Tips for Truck Driver
    Truck drivers carry a lot of responsibility. Trucks are immensely powerful vehicles, and truck driving carries with it it's own set of unique dangers. Trucks are created to transport immense amounts of weight, and are therefore much larger…
Rank this Week: 1895

Missouri Accident Lawyer Blog

Missouri Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers acar accidents, motorcycle crashes, and trucking accidents. By Ryan Bradley.

http://www.missouriaccidentlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 612

Beyond the Underground

Beyond the Underground

Covers legal news, politics, and whimsy. By Evan Schaeffer.

http://www.legalunderground.com
  • Nov 28

    MEANWHILE IN AUSTIN'S

    MEANWHILE IN AUSTIN'S
    MEANWHILE, IN AUSTIN'S STUDIO IN KANSAS CITY . . . Here's a shot of the inside of Austin's studio in Kansas City, with scattered self-portraits in oil done for a recent assignment--
  • Nov 28

    SELECTIONS FROM MY

    SELECTIONS FROM MY
    SELECTIONS FROM MY SKETCHBOOK . . . I haven't posted much "artwork" lately, though I'm still in the thrall of a drawing compulsion, which began when conversations about art with my son Austin (of the trip to Costa Rica),…
  • Nov 27

    TYPES OF LAWYERS

    TYPES OF LAWYERS
    TYPES OF LAWYERS #8: THE PARTNER WHO GOLFS . . . Shhh! The partner-who-golfs is teeing off, and he never likes it when you chuckle during his backswing. So you don't. Instead, you stand quietly as he adjusts his unorthodox stance,…
Rank this Week: 1294