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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: 109

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: 292

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: 558

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: 596

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 30

    Does Death Kill Your Credit Card Debt?

    Does Death Kill Your Credit Card Debt?
    Have you been following any of the latest news stories about the crushing credit card debt owed by the typical American family? Yikes! It is no longer unusual for someone to have more credit card debt than assets.
  • Jul 29

    Goldilocks And ... The Revocable Living Trust

    Goldilocks And ... The Revocable Living Trust
    Revocable living trusts can solve many common estate planning problems. And, many folks (and their professional advisors) think they are a must-have, as evidenced by their popularity. Nevertheless, not everyone needs a revocable living trust…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 859

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…
Rank this Week: 894

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/
Rank this Week: 982

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: 1243

The Sader Law Firm Blog

The Sader Law Firm Blog

Covers bankruptcy law.

http://blog.saderlawfirm.com/
  • Jul 29

    Follow These Steps for a Successful Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

    Follow These Steps for a Successful Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
    The Chapter 7 Bankruptcy process can be very simple or complicated depending on your specific situation.  However, there are several steps you can take to ensure that the process goes as smoothly and quickly as possible:…
  • Jul 18

    Inherited IRAs and Bankruptcy

    Inherited IRAs and Bankruptcy
    What happens to an “inherited IRA” in bankruptcy? Is this asset exempt or protected from creditors like other seemingly similar “retirement funds”? Or will it be liquidated and used towards paying debts? The Supreme…
  • Jul 16

    Debt Settlement Companies May Leave Clients Worse Off

    Debt Settlement Companies May Leave Clients Worse Off
    The New York Times recently posted an article referencing a report from the Center for Responsible Lending, a nonprofit research group, that found consumers that worked with for-profit  debt settlement companies had their debts grow by…
Rank this Week: 1311

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: 1460

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    The Cost of Receiving Electronic Records in Missouri Now Has a Cap
    Many Missouri personal injury attorneys keep a client's files in secure electronic documents in order to reduce the reliance on paper. Electronic documents also makes accessing and storing files easier.
Rank this Week: 1334

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: 1382

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: 1470

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/
  • Jul 29

    SEMINAR: Learn How to Succeed in Government Contract

    SEMINAR: Learn How to Succeed in Government Contract
    TIME: 7:30 am - 9:30 am (breakfast followed by program and Q&A)LOCATION: The Miller Group6363 College Blvd., Suite 400Overland Park, KS 66211Register hereLed by David Schatz, Partner at Spencer, Fane Britt & Browne, the discussion…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 1785

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: 1770

Cosgrove Law Securities and…

Cosgrove Law Securities and Investment Blog

News and commentary on the latest securities and investment developments.

http://securitiesandinvestmentblog.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 29

    Calculating Breach of Fiduciary Duty Damage

    Calculating Breach of Fiduciary Duty Damage
    According to a variety of authorities including the SEC, the much-debated fiduciary duty for registered investment advisers and their representatives includes a subset of responsibilities[1].  Common sense would, or should tell you that…
  • 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. …
Rank this Week: 1810

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: 1972

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: 2027

St. Louis Injury Attorney Blog

St. Louis Injury Attorney Blog

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

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

    St. Louis Missouri Ambulance in Flames Following Delivery to ER

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

    Need Some Advice About Your Recent Car Crash?

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

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

    Johnson & Johnson Tried, and Failed, to Sweep Negative Testing Reports Under the Rug
    By now, most everyone has heard of the DePuy hip recall. More than 90,000 patients have received one of these metal-on-metal DePuy hip manufactured by Johnson & Johnson and DePuy Orthopaedics. Given the failure of these hips, the…
Rank this Week: 2110

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: 2019

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”)…
Rank this Week: 2517

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: 2712

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: 2652

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: 2607

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: 3163

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: 2912

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: 3305

The Elder Firm, LLC

The Elder Firm, LLC

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

http://www.columbiaelderlaw.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 2997

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: 3087

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: 2922

St. Louis Injury Attorney Blog

St. Louis Injury Attorney Blog

By Ponder Zimmermann.

http://www.stlouisinjuryattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3307

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: 3035

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: 2925

Synorlaw

Synorlaw

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

http://www.synorlaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 24

    Kathryn J. Synor is now ranked Top 10 Under 40 attorney for excellence in the field of Family Law for 2014!

    Kathryn J. Synor is now ranked Top 10 Under 40 attorney for excellence in the field of Family Law for 2014!
    Kathryn J. Synor of the Law Office of Kathryn J. Synor, LLC has been selected by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys as nationally ranked Top 10 Under 40 attorney for excellence in the field of Family Law for … Continue…
  • May 30

    Trusts: The Advantages and Disadvantage

    Trusts: The Advantages and Disadvantage
    Only a few years ago, people set up living trusts almost exclusively to save on taxes. Today, they are used to avoid Probate and for other purposes. This article explains the living trust. It is not meant to be a … Continue reading…
  • May 8

    TRIAL TIPS FOR CLIENTS

    TRIAL TIPS FOR CLIENTS
      TRIAL TIPS FOR CLIENTS Preparation is the key to successfully presenting accurate information in court.         WHAT TO WEAR? We advise our clients to dress conservatively. Court is a somber, conservative and…
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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…
Rank this Week: 3894

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…
Rank this Week: 3843

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

St. Louis Personal Injury Blog

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

http://stlouisinjurylawblog.com/
  • Apr 14

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

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

    Its OK to Flash Your Headlights to Warn of Speed Trap

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

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

    How Much Will My New Hip Cost? Likely Your Doctor Doesn’t Know …
    How much is something going to cost? Always a fair question and almost always one that can be answered before you purchase anything. But when you are talking about medical procedures, particularly things like hip and knee replacements, you…
Rank this Week: 3916

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: 3836

Ozarks Law & Economy

Ozarks Law & Economy

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

http://styronblog.com/
  • Dec 3

    Damming the Osage: The Conflicted Story of…

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

    Obtaining copies of Missouri surveys and plats online

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

    Timeshare resale scam uses my name. Ugh.

    Timeshare resale scam uses my name. Ugh.
    I received a call today from a man who claimed I advised him a few days ago send $800 to a timeshare resale company called Timeshare Concepts. I told the man that I didn’t remember having spoken to him. He claimed that I had answered…
Rank this Week: 3804

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: 3459

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: 3675

Purcell & Amen, L.L.C. Blog

Purcell & Amen, L.L.C. Blog

Covers elder law and estate planning.

http://yourestatematters.com/blog/
  • Jul 30

    Will My Trust Need to Be Changed If I Buy or Sell Assets?

    Will My Trust Need to Be Changed If I Buy or Sell Assets?
    Among the various components that typically make up a comprehensive estate plan is often a trust. People choose to includes trusts in their estate plan because of the numerous and varied estate planning goals and objectives that can be…
  • Jul 29

    What Is the Five Year Look-Back Period for Medicaid in St. Louis?

    What Is the Five Year Look-Back Period for Medicaid in St. Louis?
    Medicaid can be a blessing to those who have few assets; however, qualifying for long-term care with Medicaid can be difficult. Many states, including Missouri, are trying to increase the amount of money people put toward their own care in…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 4095

Zevan & Davidson Law Firm, LLC…

Zevan & Davidson Law Firm, LLC Blog

Covers personal injury and medical malpractice law in Missouri and Illinois.

http://www.zevandavidson.com/category/blog/
  • Jul 30

    Medical Malpractice and Overcrowded Emergency Room

    Medical Malpractice and Overcrowded Emergency Room
    Overcrowded emergency rooms are an alarming problem that hospitals, medical personnel, and patients have to deal with. Although most patients who visit emergency rooms are treated appropriately, there are instances when the waiting time is…
  • Jul 29

    Brachial Plexus Injuries and Erbs Palsy

    Brachial Plexus Injuries and Erbs Palsy
    Injuries to the arm and connected nerves can happen during childbirth. In brachial plexus, the brachial refers to the arm, and the plexus refers to a network of connected nerves. The muscles on the fingers, hand, wrist, shoulder, and arm of a…
  • Jul 28

    Medical Malpractice and Child Birth Injurie

    Medical Malpractice and Child Birth Injurie
    Serious medical conditions can develop from untreated jaundice in a newborn infant. Kernicterus, cerebral palsy, and severe jaundice are severe medical conditions that can develop in a child. These conditions are related and can be a result…
Rank this Week: 4246

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 30

    Filing a Car Accident Claim On Behalf of a Minor

    Filing a Car Accident Claim On Behalf of a Minor
    How do you file a car accident claim for your child who has been injured? Car accidents injure both adults and children. In case a minor is injured in a car accident, the claim process becomes a little complicated, because the claim…
  • Jul 29

    Receiving Compensation for Lost Wage

    Receiving Compensation for Lost Wage
    Car accidents may result in injuries that are serious enough to render someone incapable of returning to work. When a car accident causes permanent damage, the person may lose the capacity to earn forever. Lost wages as a result of…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 4297

James M. Hoffmann Blog

James M. Hoffmann Blog

Covers Missouri workers' compensation and personal injury.

http://www.hoffmannworkcomp.com/category/blog/
  • Jul 30

    OSHA Cites Construction Company After Workplace Injury

    OSHA Cites Construction Company After Workplace Injury
    Construction workers have one of the most dangerous occupations in the U.S. Construction workers do the important job of maintaining infrastructures and erecting new structures. It is described as one of the most dangerous occupations in…
  • Jul 29

    Workers’ Compensation Lawsuit for Work-Related Injury

    Workers’ Compensation Lawsuit for Work-Related Injury
    When is an injured employee allowed to file a civil lawsuit against their employer? The workers’ compensation law requires employers to provide compensation to employees injured while working. All private and federal employees are…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 4245