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A & L, Licker Law Firm Blog

A & L, Licker Law Firm Blog

Covers consumer bankruptcy, foreclosure and debt in Missouri and Illinois.

http://www.lickerlawfirm.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 3376

Behr, McCarter & Potter, P.C. Blog

Behr, McCarter & Potter, P.C. Blog

Covers personal injury, workers' compensation and medical malpractice.

http://behrmccarterpotter.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 3604

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: 2172

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: 3677

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: 1500

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: 3283

DePuy Hip Lawyer

DePuy Hip Lawyer

Covers the DePuy hip recall and hip replacement surgery. By Ryan Bradley.

http://www.hip-claim-lawyer.com/
  • Nov 25

    Johnson & Johnson SEC Filing Reveals Hundreds of DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit

    Johnson & Johnson SEC Filing Reveals Hundreds of DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit
    Johnson & Johnson is beleaguered with lawsuits about the metal on metal hip replacement products from its medical device subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. In August 2010, Johnson & Johnson launched a massive recall of two of its DePuy ASR…
  • Nov 18

    DePuy Hip Failures Wreak Havoc in Australia

    DePuy Hip Failures Wreak Havoc in Australia
    The DePuy hip replacement recall litigation continues to grow in the United States. More than 2,600 people have filed lawsuits in the American federal court system about the De Puy ASR hip replacements. Some analysts estimate that there are…
  • Nov 11

    Settlement Forces Hip Implant Manufacturers to Cut Doctor Fee

    Settlement Forces Hip Implant Manufacturers to Cut Doctor Fee
    The medical community is alarmed at the financial relationship between the medical device industry and physician community. Financial payments made to doctors may influence how doctors choose medical devices for their ailing patients. Medical…
Rank this Week: 2303

Families and the Law

Families and the Law

By Catherine Earnshaw-Hobbs.

http://earnshawlaw.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 17

    Eastern District sets out conflict rules for lawyer

    Eastern District sets out conflict rules for lawyer
    One of the games that used to be played by folks wanting a dissolution of their marriage was to go "lawyer shopping" with all of the top domestic firms in their area. The point of the game wasn't really to find a lawyer - although one of the…
  • Jun 23

    World Cup song - go Team USA

    World Cup song - go Team USA
    Our children are all soccer fans. With the World Cup going on this week - this post is for them and for all the rest of you out there who are soccer fans. Go Team USA! The song is called "Represent" and is done by a group called Weezer…
  • Apr 9

    April Family Law Linky Dink

    April Family Law Linky Dink
    Under the category of what was she thinking - a Tennessee woman put an 8 year boy she had adopted from Russia on a plane with a one-way ticket to Moscow.Justice John Paul Stevens has announced his upcoming retirement. The announcement comes…
Rank this Week: 4510

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: 3650

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: 3591

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…
Rank this Week: 4974

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: 1615

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: 4845

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: 783

Missouri and Illinois Injury…

Missouri and Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers car and truck accident news. By Terry Law Firm, L.L.C.

http://www.missouriillinoisinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 4

    Wildwood, Missouri Woman Killed In Four Car Crash On Interstate 64

    Wildwood, Missouri Woman Killed In Four Car Crash On Interstate 64
    A horrible accident this afternoon has taken the life of a 48-year-old woman from the St. Louis suburb of Wildwood. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occured around 3:50 pm and appears to have started when a car…
  • Dec 29

    Crossover Accident Kills 21-Year-Old Missouri Woman

    Crossover Accident Kills 21-Year-Old Missouri Woman
    Just two days after Christmas, the life of 21-year-old Chelsey Burgess ended in a preventable accident on Cedar Road near Carthage, Missouri. Ms. Burgess was driving a 1993 Ford Taurus when she was involved in a head-on collision that…
  • Dec 18

    17-Year-Old Driver Critically Injures Two In Accident

    17-Year-Old Driver Critically Injures Two In Accident
    A two car accident near Paloma, Illinois has left two people critically injured. Brian Shimp of Frankford, Missouri was driving west on U.S. Highway 24 when he was struck by a vehicle driven by 17-year-old Luke Genenbacher. Police have…
Rank this Week: 1116

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: 2482

Missouri Criminal Lawyers Blog

Missouri Criminal Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.missouricriminallawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 20

    Client with 4th DWI Arrest Gets No Conviction Probation (SIS)

    Client with 4th DWI Arrest Gets No Conviction Probation (SIS)
    A client of our firm, M.A., was driving his car in North County in the early morning when he approached a red light.  He attempted to apply his breaks but slid into the intersection striking another car that was passing through the…
  • 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.…
Rank this Week: 3487

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: 3170

Missouri Estate Planning Blog

Missouri Estate Planning Blog

Features postings on estate planning and related topics, with a particular emphasis on Missouri law. By Richard J. Herndon.

http://www.kctrustlaw.com/missouri-estate-planning-blog/
  • Oct 12

    Estate Tax Update for Missouri Residents – Fall 2012

    Estate Tax Update for Missouri Residents – Fall 2012
    Congress and the President have created quite a mess insofar as the Estate Tax is concerned.  A little history may be helpful: In 2001, President George W. Bush signed the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001…
  • Sep 4

    Missouri Real Estate Titles – Adding a Family Member’s Name

    Missouri Real Estate Titles – Adding a Family Member’s Name
    George called my office this afternoon.  His sister, Billie had been appointed as the Personal Representative of his mother’s estate a week ago.  According to him Mom had a “simple will” leaving everything to her…
  • May 15

    Another Missouri Beneficiary Deed Failure

    Another Missouri Beneficiary Deed Failure
    We’ve written and posted several times about the inherent dangers in relying on Beneficiary Deeds (also known as “Transfer on Death Deeds”) to transfer title in Missouri. Beneficiary Deeds, in the proper circumstances,…
Rank this Week: 2313

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: 200

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: 541

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: 3597

Missouri Insurance Lawyer Blog

Missouri Insurance Lawyer Blog

By Tatlow, Gump, Faiella & Wheelan LLC.

http://www.missouriinsurancelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4582

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: 1439

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: 2986

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: 3330

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: 1781

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,…
Rank this Week: 3631

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: 4884

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: 4939

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…
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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.…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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St. Charles Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

St. Charles Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy, foreclosure and consumer credit issues. By Markwell Law LLC.

http://www.markwelllaw.blogspot.com/
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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.…
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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…
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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…
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St. Louis Injury Attorney Blog

St. Louis Injury Attorney Blog

By Ponder Zimmermann.

http://www.stlouisinjuryattorneyblog.com/
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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/
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