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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: 1221

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: 2795

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: 2332

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/
  • Jul 18

    Reduce Missouri car accident risks: Avoid these 5 bad driving habit

    Reduce Missouri car accident risks: Avoid these 5 bad driving habit
    Every year, more than six million auto accidents happen throughout the United States. Sadly, a good number of these accidents are caused by driver error, which means they're 100% preventable. In this post, our Columbia personal injury lawyers…
  • Jun 18

    Missouri personal injury cases: A glossary of term

    Missouri personal injury cases: A glossary of term
    The aftermath of a serious car accident can be a stressful, confusing time for car accident victims and their loved ones - and the idea of a personal injury claim can seem overwhelming. In this post, our Columbia car accident lawyers discuss…
  • May 21

    Car accident risks & Columbia, Missouri teen drivers: Tips & info for parent

    Car accident risks & Columbia, Missouri teen drivers: Tips & info for parent
    In the last several years, the number of teen drivers on the road in Missouri has dramatically increased: although these drivers represent only 9.3% of all drivers on the road, they account for approximately 26% of all auto accidents and…
Rank this Week: 1996

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: 1450

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: 3722

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: 1988

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: 4454

Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. Blog

Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. Blog

Discusses news, tips, and information related to Missouri auto accidents. By Christopher Hoffmann.

http://www.hoffmannpersonalinjury.com/category/car-accident/
  • Jul 28

    Common Car Accident Injury Type

    Common Car Accident Injury Type
    It is important for car accident injuries to be diagnosed properly to receive the correct compensation for medical expenses. Car accident injuries can be classified into different types depending on their severity. It is extremely important…
  • Jul 24

    Who Should Pay For Medical Expenses After a Car Accident?

    Who Should Pay For Medical Expenses After a Car Accident?
    There are various sources of settlement for damages incurred in car accidents. Car accidents can involve substantial damages in terms of injuries and property damage. The victims are often left thinking as to who will compensate them for all…
  • Jul 21

    Herniated Discs and Car Accident

    Herniated Discs and Car Accident
    A herniated disc is one of the most common injuries suffered in a car accident. A herniated disc is a very serious injury. The average settlement amount for a herniated disc is second only to cases involving paralysis, amputation, and…
Rank this Week: 4192

Horn Law Firm, P.C. Blog

Horn Law Firm, P.C. Blog

Covers Missouri personal injury.

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

    Motorcycle Safety and Statistic

    Motorcycle Safety and Statistic
    According to motorcycleaccident.org, motorcyclists are 35 times more likely to experience a deadly road accident than those in cars. Motorcyclists are out in numbers with spring in full swing and it’s more important than ever to be…
  • Apr 15

    Tire Blowouts and Prevention

    Tire Blowouts and Prevention
    Warmer weather means for warmer roads, and many in the Midwest use winter tires. It is important to make sure you have either all-season or summer tires installed by the time the weather starts to heat up as winter tires… The post Tire…
  • Apr 8

    It’s National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

    It’s National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
    Here at Horn Law Firm, we take distracted driving very seriously. We have seen countless cases involving motorist injury, and death, that was 100% preventable. The Texas Department of Transportation recently released statistics from 2013…
Rank this Week: 4130

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: 4435

James M. Hoffmann Blog

James M. Hoffmann Blog

Covers Missouri workers' compensation and personal injury.

http://www.hoffmannworkcomp.com/category/blog/
  • Jul 28

    Workers’ Compensation and Chronic Pain

    Workers’ Compensation and Chronic Pain
    Chronic illness or pain is a condition that does not heal easily and normally lasts for years. In some cases, this condition may persist for a lifetime. A large number of Americans suffer from chronic pain, which makes them eligible…
  • Jul 25

    Receiving Workers’ Compensation Benefit

    Receiving Workers’ Compensation Benefit
    Every year, millions of people suffer injuries from work-related accidents. Employers are required to offer workers’ compensation coverage to their employees. Workers’ compensation pays for the medical and wage loss expenses…
  • Jul 22

    The Federal Workers’ Compensation Act

    The Federal Workers’ Compensation Act
    Federal employees who experience work-related injuries are not eligible for workers’ compensation from the state. Federal employees receive benefits from the Federal Employees Compensation Act, or FECA, with the exception of black…
Rank this Week: 4132

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/
  • Jun 13

    Join us for our bicycle safety helmet giveway in Joplin on June 19!

    Join us for our bicycle safety helmet giveway in Joplin on June 19!
    Do you need a safety helmet for the young bicyclist or skateboarder in your life? Here at Aaron Sachs and Associates, we'd like to invite you to join us for a helmet giveaway event next Thursday, June 19, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at our office…
  • Jun 3

    Avoid roadway emergencies this summer: Road trip safety tips for Joplin, Missouri motorist

    Avoid roadway emergencies this summer: Road trip safety tips for Joplin, Missouri motorist
    It's June, temperatures are warming, and the kids are out of school: summertime has come to Joplin! In the months ahead, many Missourians will hit the road to enjoy summer road trips with friends and family. If you're planning to take a…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 2879

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/
  • Jul 28

    Keys To Transferring Your Family Busine

    Keys To Transferring Your Family Busine
    Obviously, unless you intend to sell your family business to a third party, choosing your successor is the initial step in the business succession process. In many instances, this will be an adult child or grandchild assume control of the…
  • Jul 25

    Financial Advisors - How To Choose The Right One For You

    Financial Advisors - How To Choose The Right One For You
    Almost all of us can agree that we receive a lot of free advice, to include in the financial and estate planning area. It can get complicated quickly and there can be too much information on the internet alone. Consequently, many people do…
  • Jul 24

    Your Estate Plan - Sign It And Forget It?

    Your Estate Plan - Sign It And Forget It?
    Is your estate plan up-to-date? In my experience, the average age of the estate plans brought in for my review are about as old as the eldest child of those seeking the review. So, again, is your plan good to go, if you are suddenly gone?
Rank this Week: 1000

Krebs Law Firm Blog

Krebs Law Firm Blog

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

http://www.krebslawoffice.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    Factors in a Missouri Social Security disability claim

    Factors in a Missouri Social Security disability claim
    A fairly common concern I hear from people that call the office is the local Missouri job market is not good or they can’t drive and their Missouri town does not have public transportation.  There are many questions about what…
  • Jul 10

    Bicycle injury cases in Missouri

    Bicycle injury cases in Missouri
    I frequently ride a bicycle.  I also handle bicycle injury cases in Missouri (and recently settled a broken wrist case for a cyclist for over $100,000).  Here is an interesting article from Outside Magazine that shed some light on…
  • Jul 10

    Important facts about Social Security disability for Missouri resident

    Important facts about Social Security disability for Missouri resident
    From the AFL-CIO blog.  Here are 13 important facts about Social Security disability for Missouri residents: 1. SSDI provides protection for 90% of America’s workers and their families if a life-changing disability or illness stops…
Rank this Week: 3078

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/
  • May 19

    Contracts for Contractors – A Best Practices Guide (Part Two)

    Contracts for Contractors – A Best Practices Guide (Part Two)
    In my last post, I discussed the fact that the most important tool for a contractor is your written contract, which can help build a customer’s confidence in your company and avoid the types of misunderstandings and unrealistic…
  • May 13

    Contracts for Contractors – A Best Practices Guide

    Contracts for Contractors – A Best Practices Guide
    The most important tool for a contractor is your written contract. A good solid contract is the foundation for a positive experience for both you and your customers. It establishes a relationship with your customers, and builds their…
  • Apr 3

    Construction Site Stormwater: Turbidity Numeric Criteria Out, BMPs In

    Construction Site Stormwater: Turbidity Numeric Criteria Out, BMPs In
    On March 6, 2014, EPA published its final rule for construction activities which will require the use of best management practices (BMPs) in lieu of numeric criteria for turbidity. In 2009, 74 Fed. Reg. 62996 (Dec. 1, 2009), EPA first…
Rank this Week: 1756

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: 588

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: 2016

Missouri Criminal Lawyer Blog

Missouri Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.missouricriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 3

    The Federal Lawyer- Understanding the Analogues: The Bath Salt Crisis and Federal Prosecution

    The Federal Lawyer- Understanding the Analogues: The Bath Salt Crisis and Federal Prosecution
    Federal charges for synthetic drugs, cannibinoids and cathinones as they are sometimes referred to are now at the forefront of federal prosecutions.  In fact, the Government recent announced a nationwide smack down in the form of…
  • Apr 28

    The Federal Lawyer- Understanding the Complexity of Federal Crimes and When to Bow Out

    The Federal Lawyer- Understanding the Complexity of Federal Crimes and When to Bow Out
    Recently, another law firm referred a complicated federal drug case to my office for review.  This firm did not handle the case initially, but rather elected to do the appropriate thing and forward a referral as this case did not fall…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 4064

Missouri Criminal Lawyers Blog

Missouri Criminal Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.missouricriminallawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3115

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/
  • Jun 27

    Missouri Attorney General issues statement on same-sex marriage

    Missouri Attorney General issues statement on same-sex marriage
    Jefferson City, Mo. – Attorney General Chris Koster today issued the following statement related to the St. Louis Recorder of Deeds issuing marriage licenses to several same-sex couples: “While I personally support the goal of…
  • Jun 17

    Attorney Fees Awarded on Defective Relocation Notice

    Attorney Fees Awarded on Defective Relocation Notice
    Recent Case:  Father was awarded sole custody and Mother ordered to pay attorney fees due to defective relocation notice. Missouri’s relocation statute requires a parent who intends to relocate the child for a period of more than…
  • Apr 14

    60 day Notice required for relocation, not Motion to Modify

    60 day Notice required for relocation, not Motion to Modify
    Case Law Update:  Motion to Modify is not required to relocate, but 60 day notice must be given to the non-moving parent, who then may file an objection. Under Missouri law the address designated as the minor child’s primary…
Rank this Week: 958

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: 3794

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/
  • Jul 21

    Head-on Collision in Stone County

    Head-on Collision in Stone County
    "We base these posts on information retrieved from on-line crash reports and other media. By posting this information we are in no way attempting to contact any of the people mentioned in the respective posts. We post only public information…
  • Jul 14

    Rear -End Accident in St.Clair County

    Rear -End Accident in St.Clair County
    "We base these posts on information retrieved from on-line crash reports and other media. By posting this information we are in no way attempting to contact any of the people mentioned in the respective posts. We post only public information…
  • Jul 11

    Five Car Crash

    Five Car Crash
    "We base these posts on information retrieved from on-line crash reports and other media. By posting this information we are in no way attempting to contact any of the people mentioned in the respective posts. We post only public information…
Rank this Week: 154

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/
  • Jun 20

    Attorney Rex Gump recently spoke to a…

    Attorney Rex Gump recently spoke to a group of seniors concerning the pitfalls of payable on death designations and the problems created when people undertake their own estate planning without the assistance of professionals. Poorly…
  • May 23

    GM Recalls over 2.4 Million Vehicle

    GM Recalls over 2.4 Million Vehicle
    GM has issued four recalls for fatal ignition switch flaws including: 2009-2014 Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse, and GMC Acadia 2004-2008 Chevrolet Malibu 2015 Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Silverado, and GMC Sierra GM received a fine…
  • Apr 29

    Sidney Eckman Wheelan Is Featured Presenter for Missouri Bar Webinar

    Sidney Eckman Wheelan Is Featured Presenter for Missouri Bar Webinar
    Sidney Eckman Wheelan, TGFW Attorney, is a featured presenter for the Missouri Bar Webinar "Ethics, Mediation and Hot Topics", the third of a three part series on Handling an Automobile Accident Case. The webinar will take place on…
Rank this Week: 259

Missouri Injury Lawyers Blog

Missouri Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.missouriinjurylawyers-blog.com/
  • Jun 25

    Is it legal for a city to ban adults from texting and driving?

    Is it legal for a city to ban adults from texting and driving?
    Some cities think so. Some cities think not. While Missouri law prohibits drivers under 21 from texting and driving, an adult over the age of 21 is free to text, drive and be distracted on the road. Not satisfied with this result, three…
  • Jun 24

    More Traffic Tickets = Higher Insurance

    More Traffic Tickets = Higher Insurance
    In the obvious news category of the day, a recent article in St. Louis Post Dispatch notes that traffic tickets have a direct impact on the rates you pay for insurance. More interestingly though, the article contains contain information…
  • 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 -…
Rank this Week: 2002

Missouri Insurance Lawyer Blog

Missouri Insurance Lawyer Blog

By Tatlow, Gump, Faiella & Wheelan LLC.

http://www.missouriinsurancelawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 20

    2010 Judging the Judge

    2010 Judging the Judge
    By: Amanda Drew This November there will be many non-partisan judges asking for Missourians to vote to keep them on the bench. How do you decide who will get your vote? One resource you may want to consider is Judging the Judges 2010, a…
  • Jun 2

    Be Prepared for Severe Weather

    Be Prepared for Severe Weather
    The Severe Weather resources page is just one of the many helpful resources for people available on the Missouri Department of Insurance website. There are instructions on how to make sure you have appropriate insurance coverage, how to file…
  • May 20

    Do I sue Google? Autonomous Cars and Injury Case

    Do I sue Google? Autonomous Cars and Injury Case
    Google, one of today's most innovative companies seems to have a never ending line up of great ideas. One of these is its autonomous vehicle which literally drives itself. A story in The Atlantic, reports that the vehicle has never gotten a…
Rank this Week: 3686

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/
  • Jul 11

    Seat belts save lives and reduce injury risks in Missouri and nationwide

    Seat belts save lives and reduce injury risks in Missouri and nationwide
    No matter how carefully you drive, the odds are that you'll be involved in a car crash at some point during your lifetime. While you can't control other people on the road, you can take one simple, basic precaution to reduce your risk of…
  • Jun 27

    Missouri burn injuries more common during the summer month

    Missouri burn injuries more common during the summer month
    The Fourth of July holiday weekend is almost here, and our Missouri personal injury lawyers want to remind you about the importance of fireworks safety at this time of year. On average, 200 people are treated in emergency rooms nationwide…
  • Jun 13

    Excessive speed contributes to many Missouri car accidents, increases injury risk

    Excessive speed contributes to many Missouri car accidents, increases injury risk
    According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, excessive speed is a leading cause of auto accidents in Missouri: each year, drivers traveling well in excess of the posted speed limit are responsible for car accidents that result in serious…
Rank this Week: 1141

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: 4013

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…
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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/
  • Jul 18

    Unsafe driving practices contribute to Missouri semi-truck accident

    Unsafe driving practices contribute to Missouri semi-truck accident
    Have you ever had the life scared out of you by a large commercial truck or semi-tractor trailer while you were trying to merge onto the highway? Have you been so sure a big rig was going to rear end you that you braced for impact? Or worse,…
  • Jun 19

    Accidents involving semi-trucks and Missouri pedestrians can have catastrophic consequence

    Accidents involving semi-trucks and Missouri pedestrians can have catastrophic consequence
    Our Missouri truck accident attorneys urge you to be ever-cautious of big rigs, whether you're in a passenger vehicle, on a motorcycle, or on foot. Even though you'd like to believe that you won't get in an accident with a semi (because…
  • May 22

    Preventing semi-truck accidents in Missouri: How drivers can be proactive

    Preventing semi-truck accidents in Missouri: How drivers can be proactive
    Missouri semi-truck accidents can result in serious, life-threatening injuries, especially when they involve smaller passenger vehicles that are no match for these large trucks. The good news: when drivers are attentive and proactive, many of…
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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/
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Nonprofit Law and Consultation

Nonprofit Law and Consultation

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

http://ahereford.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 2

    New Form 1023EZ Released

    New Form 1023EZ Released
    The Internal Revenue Service just released the new Form 1023-EZ application form to reduce processing delays and help small charities apply for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status more easily.The new Form 1023-EZ is available today on IRS.gov. The…
  • Apr 20

    Vow of Obedience in Civil and Canon Law

    Vow of Obedience in Civil and Canon Law
    Canon 601 states: The evangelical counsel of obedience, undertaken in the spirit of faith and love in the following of Christ, who was obedient even unto death, obliges submission of one’s will to lawful Superiors, who act in the place…
  • 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”)…
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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…
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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/
  • Jun 30

    Congrats to our HOG Rally raffle winners!

    Congrats to our HOG Rally raffle winners!
    Thanks to everyone who attended the Missouri State HOG Rally last weekend in Springfield! If you are one of the raffle winners listed below, please contact our office at 417-889-1400 to claim your prize! Congratulations! Winners of the $50…
  • Jun 24

    Missouri State H.O.G. Rally coming to Springfield this weekend!

    Missouri State H.O.G. Rally coming to Springfield this weekend!
    Attention local H.O.G. members: don’t forget about the Missouri State H.O.G. Rally this weekend, June 26-28 in Springfield! The Ozarks on Two Wheels team is pleased to be a co-sponsor of the rally, which promises a fun riding weekend in…
  • May 30

    Keep motorcycle safety in mind this summer!

    Keep motorcycle safety in mind this summer!
    As Motorcycle Awareness month draws to a close, the Ozarks on Two Wheels team hopes everyone on the road continues to make safety a top priority this riding season. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, 104 people were killed and over…
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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/
  • Jul 28

    Traditional Estate Planning vs. Legacy Planning

    Traditional Estate Planning vs. Legacy Planning
    You may have heard the term “legacy planning” and wondered how it differs from traditional estate planning. Though there is no universal definition of the term “legacy planning”, it can be explained in a way that may…
  • Jul 27

    What Is a GRAT (Grantor Retained Annuity Trust)?

    What Is a GRAT (Grantor Retained Annuity Trust)?
    A Grantor Retained Annuity Trust, or GRAT, is a trust that allows someone to transfer assets at a severely reduced tax rate. The trust is short-term and sends annuity payments that are funded by the interest gained on the assets to the…
  • Jul 25

    Why Should I Have A Living Trust?

    Why Should I Have A Living Trust?
    During the creation of your estate plan you will need to make numerous choices, starting with what tools and strategies you plan to incorporate into your plan. One common addition to a comprehensive estate plan is a living trust. You may be…
Rank this Week: 3275

Sansone & Lauber Blog

Sansone & Lauber Blog

Covers personal injury topics.

http://www.sansonelaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 28

    St Louis Intersection crash settles for Insurance Policy Limits of $100,000.00 — Evidence of Alcohol/Drug

    St Louis Intersection crash settles for Insurance Policy Limits of $100,000.00 — Evidence of Alcohol/Drug
    In the Missouri car accident case of Abigbe v Main, we represented the Plaintiff, a taxi cab driver that was t-boned at a St Louis intersection.  It was a hard fought case as the insurance company, State Farm, insisted that... The post…
  • Jul 27

    OSHA Warns Workers of the Dangers of Cell Tower Accident

    OSHA Warns Workers of the Dangers of Cell Tower Accident
    As cell phone use and wireless communication technology have expanded, the number of tower climbers injured and killed in cell tower accidents has increased sharply as well. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration…
  • Jul 23

    Surprising Danger of Country Road

    Surprising Danger of Country Road
    Traffic accidents and fatalities are all too common on rural roadways. A recent study by TRIP, a non-profit group that researches and distributes information related to transportation, says that almost half of the 33,561 traffic deaths in the…
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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/
  • Jun 4

    After a Cape Girardeau car accident: Four tips to remember

    After a Cape Girardeau car accident: Four tips to remember
    As personal injury lawyers, we understand that the aftermath of a car crash can be confusing and overwhelming. After all, car accidents tend to happen when we least expect them, and it's common for injury victims to feel like their lives have…
  • 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…
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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/
  • Jul 9

    "Secondary tasks" divide drivers' focus, contribute to Missouri car accident

    "Secondary tasks" divide drivers' focus, contribute to Missouri car accident
    As Springfield personal injury lawyers, we know that distractedness is a common contributor to car accidents in Missouri and throughout the United States. Distracted driving is often connected to cell phone use, but there are several other…
  • Jun 25

    Distracted driving & Springfield car accidents: 10 reasons to put your cell phone away

    Distracted driving & Springfield car accidents: 10 reasons to put your cell phone away
    Despite numerous national campaigns and safety initiatives, the problem of distracted drivers continues to plague motorists in Springfield, Missouri and throughout the U.S. In this post, our personal injury lawyers share 10 facts about…
  • Jun 11

    Why car accidents happen in Springfield: 15 common contributing factor

    Why car accidents happen in Springfield: 15 common contributing factor
    Our Springfield, Missouri car accident attorneys know from experience that the vast majority of crashes are preventable: they don't have to happen. To help Springfield drivers avoid being involved in car accidents, we've put together this…
Rank this Week: 989

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/
Rank this Week: 2461

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/
  • Jul 21

    5 Things You Should Know Before You Hire Your Divorce Attorney - 2 Part Serie

    5 Things You Should Know Before You Hire Your Divorce Attorney - 2 Part Serie
    Choosing the right attorney to help assist and guide you through the divorce process is critical. But, what do you need to know when you first meet an attorney to help you make the correct choice? In this two-part blog we examine 5 factors…
  • May 29

    When Is An Order Of Protection A Viable Option in Missouri?

    When Is An Order Of Protection A Viable Option in Missouri?
    In 2012, alone, there were 41,494 reported incidents of domestic violence in Missouri according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. In today's blog we examine the use of an Adult Order of Protection as a tool against the perpetuation of…
  • 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…
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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…
Rank this Week: 2539

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: 4515

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: 3022

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: 3664