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JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We…

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)

Edited by University of Miami School of Law Professor Michael Froomkin, The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)–JOTWELL–invites law professors to join us in filling a telling gap in legal scholarship by creating a space where legal academics will go to identify, celebrate, and discuss the best new legal scholarship.

http://jotwell.com/
  • Feb 22

    When Reading the Fine Print is Actually Worse for Consumers: The Case of Unenforceable Term

    When Reading the Fine Print is Actually Worse for Consumers: The Case of Unenforceable Term
    Meirav Furth-Matzkin, On the Unexpected Use of Unenforceable Contract Terms: Evidence From the Residential Rental Market, 9 J. Legal Analysis 1 (2017). Florencia Marotta-Wurgler While disclosure has been the preferred…
  • Feb 21

    Making Sense of Causation in Mixed Motives Case

    Making Sense of Causation in Mixed Motives Case
    Andrew Verstein, The Jurisprudence of Mixed Motives, 127 Yale L.J. (forthcoming), available at SSRN. Martin J. Katz To say that the law of causation in mixed motives cases is a mess would be an understatement, as Andrew Verstein highlights in…
  • Feb 20

    Expressivism, Corrective Justice, and Civil Recourse

    Expressivism, Corrective Justice, and Civil Recourse
    Scott Hershovitz, Treating Wrongs as Wrongs: An Expressive Argument for Tort Law, 10 J. Tort L. 1 (2017), available at SSRN. Benjamin C. Zipursky With clear examples, incisive and sweeping philosophical argumentation, and an engaging prosaic…
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Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Covers medical malpractice, auto accident, work injury, and wrongful death cases.

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • Feb 21

    Air Force veteran dies in fatal hit and run crash in Illinoi

    Air Force veteran dies in fatal hit and run crash in Illinoi
    A 93-year-old World War II Air Force veteran was killed in a hit-and-run accident on Interstate 64 near Nashville, Illinois. Ervin H. Goeden was a passenger in a Toyota Avalon that crashed after being hit on the side by a passing vehicle.…
  • Feb 14

    OSHA investigates construction worker’s sewer pipe death

    OSHA investigates construction worker’s sewer pipe death
    A construction worker died on the job after firefighters failed to rescue him from a sewer pipe in Streamwood, Illinois. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is investigating the man’s death. Brett Morrow, 22, was…
  • Feb 9

    Teen accused of having meth in his system during fatal motorcycle crash

    Teen accused of having meth in his system during fatal motorcycle crash
    A 21-year-old motorcyclist was killed after a teenager from Naperville, Illinois, allegedly hit her as she was traveling through an intersection. Prosecutors accused the 17-year-old boy of having methamphetamine in his body when the accident…
Rank this Week: 271

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Feb 19

    I have Numbness in my Hands, What Should I do?

    I have Numbness in my Hands, What Should I do?
    If you are experiencing numbness or tingling in your hands the first step you should take is contacting your doctor. Depending upon the severity you may want to consider going to the emergency room. Hand numbness could be a result of a very…
  • Feb 19

    I have Numbness in my Hands, What Should I do?

    I have Numbness in my Hands, What Should I do?
    If you are experiencing numbness or tingling in your hands the first step you should take is contacting your doctor. Depending upon the severity you may want to consider going to the emergency room. Hand numbness could be a result of a very…
  • Feb 14

    Are Your SSD Benefits Taxable?

    Are Your SSD Benefits Taxable?
    It’s that dreaded time of year again…tax season. For many of you, this year may be different than previous years. If you began receiving Social Security Disability benefits in 2017 you may be wondering if those benefits are…
Rank this Week: 128

Alabama Workers' Comp Blog

Alabama Workers' Comp Blog

Covers workers' compensation with a focus on Alabama. By Fish Nelson LLC.

http://www.alabamaworkerscompblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 332

Nashville Injury Attorneys Blog

Nashville Injury Attorneys Blog

By The Law Office of Larry R. Williams, PLLC.

http://www.nashvilleinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • May 24

    Road Trip Safety Tips for This Memorial Day Long Weekend

    Road Trip Safety Tips for This Memorial Day Long Weekend
    Are you planning a getaway this coming long weekend? We have put together a list of 3 tips for road safety to ensure you stay safe on the road. Buckle Up. According to the National Highway Safety Advisory, men 16-44 years old are least likely…
  • May 20

    Surprise Medical Bills: What You Need to Know

    Surprise Medical Bills: What You Need to Know
    When you are injured in a car wreck or other accident, the last thing you think is “I better go to a doctor that is covered by my insurance.” Unfortunately with insurance companies becoming less pro-patient and more pro-profit…
  • May 9

    The Most Likely Car Wreck

    The Most Likely Car Wreck
    Statistics have spoken. The most common type of car wreck in Tennessee has the following identifiers: Who: 21-29 Year Old Driver When: May to October: Thursday or Friday between 3-5pm Continue reading
Rank this Week: 193

New Jersey Injury Attorney Blog

New Jersey Injury Attorney Blog

Covers auto accidents, dog bites and workers compensation. By Lependorf & Silverstein.

http://www.newjerseyinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Dec 15

    Deadly Brick Township Crash May Have Been Caused By Medical Emergency

    Deadly Brick Township Crash May Have Been Caused By Medical Emergency
    According to NJ.com, a rollover crash on Princeton Avenue in Brick Township may have been the result of a medical episode suffered by the vehicle’s driver. According to witnesses, the 71-year-old Lakewood woman appeared to lose…
  • Dec 15

    Deadly Brick Township Crash May Have Been Caused By Medical Emergency

    Deadly Brick Township Crash May Have Been Caused By Medical Emergency
    According to NJ.com, a rollover crash on Princeton Avenue in Brick Township may have been the result of a medical episode suffered by the vehicle’s driver. According to witnesses, the 71-year-old Lakewood woman appeared to lose control…
  • Dec 15

    Deadly Brick Township Crash May Have Been Caused By Medical Emergency

    Deadly Brick Township Crash May Have Been Caused By Medical Emergency
    According to NJ.com, a rollover crash on Princeton Avenue in Brick Township may have been the result of a medical episode suffered by the vehicle’s driver. According to witnesses, the 71-year-old Lakewood woman appeared to lose control…
Rank this Week: 290

John Foy & Associates

John Foy & Associates

Stay up-to-date with Georgia law, news and current events.

https://www.johnfoy.com/blog/
  • Feb 22

    Atlanta Woman Charged In Fatal Felony DUI Case

    Atlanta Woman Charged In Fatal Felony DUI Case
    In cases where a breathalyzer turns up inconclusive evidence of DUI – that is, if a suspect blows a 0.0% and a DUI is still suspected, police can obtain a... Read more » The post Atlanta Woman Charged In Fatal Felony DUI Case…
  • Feb 21

    Brakes Lost On Lookout Mountain In Chattanooga

    Brakes Lost On Lookout Mountain In Chattanooga
    The men and women who drive tractor trailers for a living often are some of the best-trained drivers on the roads. Many have had to go to a special school... Read more » The post Brakes Lost On Lookout Mountain In Chattanooga appeared…
  • Feb 20

    Woman Fleeing From Traffic Stop Crashes, Gets Arrested

    Woman Fleeing From Traffic Stop Crashes, Gets Arrested
    When it comes to fleeing from the police in any state, many people do it on what would have been a minor traffic infraction. At times it turns out that... Read more » The post Woman Fleeing From Traffic Stop Crashes, Gets Arrested…
Rank this Week: 2245

Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

Analyzes of trends and developments in workers' compensation law. By Jon L. Gelman.

http://workers-compensation.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 22

    Can the Workers’ Compensation System be Vaccinated Against Influenza?

    Can the Workers’ Compensation System be Vaccinated Against Influenza?
    This flu season has been epidemic. It has severely affected the occupational health network and created challenges not foreseen by the crafters of the 1911 workers’ compensation act(s). Particularly compelling are issues surrounding how…
  • Feb 21

    Standing Desks at Work Deemed Not Beneficial

    Standing Desks at Work Deemed Not Beneficial
    Before employers buy standing workstations and/or even treadmills to prevent repetitive motion claims, they ought to take heed of a recent study that considers them a useless fad. The newest marketing craze is work at standing desks, some…
  • Feb 18

    FDA approves first blood test to evaluate concussions in adult

    FDA approves first blood test to evaluate concussions in adult
    Medical providers will have a new tool to diagnose concussions since as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration today permitted marketing of the first blood test to evaluate mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), commonly called a concussion, in…
Rank this Week: 3696

RSH Legal blog

RSH Legal blog

Covers Iowa personal injury.

https://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 1513

Canadian Occupational Health and…

Canadian Occupational Health and Safety Law

Covers OHS laws and developments in Canada. By FMC Law.

http://www.occupationalhealthandsafetylaw.com/
Rank this Week: 3268

The Blog of the Law Offices of…

The Blog of the Law Offices of Anthony Carbone

Covers New Jersey criminal law, family law and personal injury law.

https://anthonycarbonepersonalinjurylawyer.com/blog/
  • Feb 22

    Lunchtime Work Accidents: Are You Entitled to Benefits?

    Lunchtime Work Accidents: Are You Entitled to Benefits?
    More than likely, you have some idea as to what constitutes a work accident. In fact, New Jersey’s workers’ compensation laws offer some insight as to what is considered an on-the-job injury. The first condition is that the…
  • Feb 21

    It Can be Frightening! Destroying Property and Domestic Violence

    It Can be Frightening! Destroying Property and Domestic Violence
    There’s a common misconception about domestic violence. A great many people wrongfully assume that domestic violence only applies to actual physical contact. However, there are actually nineteen separate acts that constitute predicate…
  • Feb 20

    Facebook Live’s Connection to Crime

    Facebook Live’s Connection to Crime
    By Guest Blogger Attorney John F. Marchiano Facebook has changed the way we live, work and play, but it has also added a new dimension to crime. Facebook Live has been used to broadcast numerous acts of violence in real-time, leading to…
Rank this Week: 1623

Idaho Law Blog

Idaho Law Blog

Covers workers compensation, employment, estate, injury and accident, real estate and property law. By Racine Olson.

https://www.racineolson.com/blog/
  • Feb 22

    HOW DO I KNOW WHETHER I HAVE AN ESTATE?

    HOW DO I KNOW WHETHER I HAVE AN ESTATE?
    By Lane V. Erickson, Idaho Estate Planning Attorney Whenever I meet somebody for the first time, whether on a plane, at a family gathering, or just in some social event, inevitably I am asked what I do for a living. When I explain that I am…
  • Feb 20

    THE THREE BIGGEST PROBLEMS WITH IDAHO ESTATE PLANNING

    THE THREE BIGGEST PROBLEMS WITH IDAHO ESTATE PLANNING
    By Lane V. Erickson, Idaho Estate Planning Attorney I have worked as an estate planning attorney for many years. During this time, and after having assisted numerous estate planning clients, I have learned that there are really 3 problems…
  • Feb 15

    IDAHO ESTATE PLANNING BASICS

    IDAHO ESTATE PLANNING BASICS
    By Lane V. Erickson, Idaho Estate Planning Attorney When most people hear the term “estate planning” the first thing they think of is a Will. Perhaps this is because of movies and television shows where they have seen a will being…
Rank this Week: 1802

Massachusetts Workers'…

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blawg

Covers workers' compensation. By Kantrovitz & Associates P.C.

http://www.massachusettsworkerscompensationlawyerblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 2031

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Feb 22

    3 Areas to Prevent Workers’ Comp Claims from Office Employee

    3 Areas to Prevent Workers’ Comp Claims from Office Employee
    When employers hear the word ergonomics, they tend to think about teaching their employees proper lifting techniques to prevent back injuries and to prevent the resulting workers’ compensation claims. As back injuries for laborers…
  • Feb 21

    Reduce Costs via Workers’ Comp Litigation Management

    Reduce Costs via Workers’ Comp Litigation Management
    Effectivity monitoring and handling litigation costs is an important role for each member of the claims management team.  This is because once a matter is placed into litigation, a level of uncertainty arises.  This not only…
  • Feb 20

    The Path to Engaging a Structured Settlement Consultant

    The Path to Engaging a Structured Settlement Consultant
    Legacy claims that have been sitting on the books for months, years or even decades can add up to major headaches and expenditures for workers’ compensation payers. Despite all attempts to close them, the injured worker involved just…
Rank this Week: 4206

Boston Workers Compensation Lawyer…

Boston Workers Compensation Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation. By Carney Law Firm.

http://www.bostonworkerscompensationlawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 22

    How Do I Know If I Have a Massachusetts Personal Injury Case?

    How Do I Know If I Have a Massachusetts Personal Injury Case?
    If you are injured and it is due in part or in whole to someone else’s negligence, then you may have a personal injury case. Negligence is generally defined as a failure to use reasonable care. If you were hurt because someone else…
  • Jan 30

    Governor Baker’s Opioid Bill contains Provision affecting Workers’ Compensation benefit

    Governor Baker’s Opioid Bill contains Provision affecting Workers’ Compensation benefit
    While the overall intention of Governor Baker’s opioid bill appears to be positive for those in Massachusetts dealing with chronic pain and opioid dependency, it contains a section that would be harmful to injured workers who rely on…
  • Jun 29

    Getting Your Medical Treatment Paid Through Massachusetts Workers’ Compensation

    Getting Your Medical Treatment Paid Through Massachusetts Workers’ Compensation
              Massachusetts’ workers’ compensation insurance pays for any medical treatment, tests, procedures and prescription medication that is “reasonable, necessary” and “causally…
Rank this Week: 1916

Workers' Compensation Watch

Workers' Compensation Watch

By Rehm, Bennet & Moore.

http://workerscompensationwatch.com/
  • Feb 22

    Truckers Call Baloney On Bloomberg View

    Truckers Call Baloney On Bloomberg View
    Truckers were quick to criticize a Bloomberg View piece about the effect of shortage of truck drivers on the economy that our firm posted on our Facebook page. Hedge fund manager Conor Sen made a valid point that the lack of truck…
  • Feb 5

    Experience Of New Virginia Legislator Points To Difficulty Of Multi-State Claims For Injured Worker

    Experience Of New Virginia Legislator Points To Difficulty Of Multi-State Claims For Injured Worker
    Democrat Lee Carter, a democratic socialist, won an election to represent Virginia’s 50th District in the state’s House of Delegates. Lee Carter took a bad experience with a work injury and turned it into motivation to win…
  • Jan 15

    Discount Rate And Life Expectancy: What Most People Forget When Valuing A Workers’ Compensation Case

    Discount Rate And Life Expectancy: What Most People Forget When Valuing A Workers’ Compensation Case
    What’s my case worth? I hear that question a lot when I meet a new client. In a workers’ compensation case I tell them it depends on many factors; How much were you earning when you were hurt, what part of your body was injured,…
Rank this Week: 3373

Wisconsin Workers' Compensation…

Wisconsin Workers' Compensation Experts

Covers trends and developments in workers’ compensation law, in Wisconsin and throughout the United States. By Domer Law.

http://www.wisworkcompexperts.com/
  • Feb 22

    Employee Workers’ Compensation Fraud? No – Employer Fraud Rampant.

    Employee Workers’ Compensation Fraud? No – Employer Fraud Rampant.
    Attorney Leonard Jernigan compiled a list of the biggest workers’ compensation frauds My friend and colleague Len Jernigan has again compiled the Top 10 Workers’ Compensation Fraud Cases for 2017.  His results emphasize a…
  • Feb 15

    Small Businesses Don’t Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance

    Small Businesses Don’t Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance
    In a new study by Insureon, less than 1 in 5 small businesses carry workers’ compensation.  Although all State regulations require that small businesses have workers’ compensation, this study indicates that workers’…
  • Feb 12

    The Three Stooges Get Workers’ Comp: Why Backs Trump Knees and Shoulders in Wisconsin

    The Three Stooges Get Workers’ Comp: Why Backs Trump Knees and Shoulders in Wisconsin
    Wisconsin’s unique workers’ compensation system contains one significant distinction, between “limb” injuries and “spine” injuries. Limb injuries (shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips, knees) are not worth as…
Rank this Week: 3384

Washington Workers' Advisor

Washington Workers' Advisor

Covers workers compensation law. By The Causey Law Firm.

http://workersadvisor.com/
Rank this Week: 3075

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

By Paul McAndrew Law Firm.

http://iowaworkcomplaw.com/
  • Feb 22

    Uber: A Tale of Two Citie

    Uber: A Tale of Two Citie
    Today’s post comes from guest author Jon Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. While London’s ban of ride-hailing service, Uber, seems poised to continue for the forseeable future, Lincoln, Nebraska may soon lessen formal…
  • Feb 19

    Wisconsin Workplace Deaths on the Rise

    Wisconsin Workplace Deaths on the Rise
    Today’s post comes from guest author Charlie Domer, from The Domer Law Firm. There is a bad trend in Wisconsin: Deaths on the job are on the rise. Specifically, OSHA (on December 18, 2017) issued a release that there were five…
  • Feb 15

    U.S. DOL and TX Pottery Manufacturer Reach Settlement Following Worker Fatality

    U.S. DOL and TX Pottery Manufacturer Reach Settlement Following Worker Fatality
    Today’s post comes from guest author Kit Case, from Causey Wright. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Marshall Pottery, Inc., have reached a settlement agreement including a…
Rank this Week: 3336

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

Covers workers' compensation and personal injury in Iowa.

http://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
  • Feb 22

    Cerebral Palsy and Iowa Medical Malpractice

    Cerebral Palsy and Iowa Medical Malpractice
    Learning that your child has cerebral palsy can be devastating.  Suspecting that this condition happened as a result of medical malpractice in Iowa is even more heartbreaking. What is Cerebral Palsy... This article Cerebral Palsy…
  • Feb 15

    My Doctor Says I’m Disabled, So Why Was I Denied Social Security Disability Benefits?

    My Doctor Says I’m Disabled, So Why Was I Denied Social Security Disability Benefits?
    If you have recently been to your doctor and they said you are disabled, you may have believed it would be easy to get Social Security Disability benefits.  However, your initial application was den... This article My Doctor Says…
  • Feb 7

    Nurse Case Managers and Iowa Workers’ Compensation Claim

    Nurse Case Managers and Iowa Workers’ Compensation Claim
    After you have been injured at work in Iowa, the workers’ compensation insurance company is required to pay for reasonable medical care related to that work injury.  The insurance company usually ... This article Nurse Case…
Rank this Week: 1333

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Covers workers compensation law.

http://www.petrocohen.com/blog/
  • Feb 22

    Can You Lose Your Retirement Benefits If You File a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

    Can You Lose Your Retirement Benefits If You File a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
    At Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo, we often hear clients list a number of reasons as to why they are hesitant – or downright afraid – to file workers’ comp claims with their employers for work-related injuries. Unfortunately,…
  • Feb 14

    Do You Suffer From Shoulder Pain? It Might Be a WEAR and TEAR™ Workers’ Comp Injury

    Do You Suffer From Shoulder Pain? It Might Be a WEAR and TEAR™ Workers’ Comp Injury
    People who suffer from shoulder injuries know just how pervasive the pain can feel throughout the body. From dull aches to sudden stabs of pain, a sore shoulder can make it very difficult to lift the arm – which then leads to…
  • Feb 9

    February 2018 – Despite #MeToo Era, Many Employers Say #NotMe

    February 2018 – Despite #MeToo Era, Many Employers Say #NotMe
    This month’s newsletter shares some important information about a topic currently in the news every day, sexual harassment.  Did you know that an estimated 75 percent of harassment cases in the workplace go unreported, according to…
Rank this Week: 2300

Blogging for Justice

Blogging for Justice

Covers personal injury and the firm's involvement in the Bakersfield and Kern County community. By the Chain | Cohn | Stiles law firm.

http://www.bloggingforjustice.com/
  • Feb 21

    ‘Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety Plan’ aims to decrease accidents, deaths in Bakersfield

    ‘Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety Plan’ aims to decrease accidents, deaths in Bakersfield
    Pedestrian and bicycle accidents and fatalities have been climbing year after year in Kern County, with 42 deaths reported in the county in 2017, according to the Kern County Sheriff’s Office. In Bakersfield alone, the…
  • Feb 14

    Infographic: 12 steps of the workers’ compensation legal proce

    Infographic: 12 steps of the workers’ compensation legal proce
    Sometimes a job can mean making sure you and your family live day to day. So, when a work injury occurs, you want to make sure you and your family will be taken care of. To assist those who have been injured on the job and are trying to…
  • Feb 7

    FAQ: How long does a personal injury or workers’ compensation case take to finish?

    FAQ: How long does a personal injury or workers’ compensation case take to finish?
    For many people who come to see Chain | Cohn | Stiles, it is their first time ever hiring an attorney. The legal process is simply foreign for them. And for this reason, many are surprised to learn how long it takes for a personal injury or…
Rank this Week: 2148

Ramos Law Firm Workers' Comp Blog

Ramos Law Firm Workers' Comp Blog

Covers Georgia workers' compensation laws.

http://www.ramoslawblog.com
  • Feb 20

    Employers: Don’t Cut Corners on Workers’ Compensation

    Employers: Don’t Cut Corners on Workers’ Compensation
    If you are an employer, you are undoubtedly familiar with high workers’ compensation rates.  As you strive to keep your overhead low and eke out a profit, it can feel like a burden to pay these rates.  It may be tempting to…
  • Feb 19

    Workers’ Compensation Lawyer for Atlanta, Georgia

    Workers’ Compensation Lawyer for Atlanta, Georgia
    All of us at the Ramos Law Firm are pleased to serve the great city of Atlanta. Atlanta, Georgia is a sprawling metropolis famous for many things, including hosting the 1996 Olympics. The history of Atlanta is the story of the evolving South.…
  • Feb 19

    Workers’ Compensation Lawyer for Buford, Georgia

    Workers’ Compensation Lawyer for Buford, Georgia
    Ramos Law Firm is happy to serve the people of Buford. With a population between 12,000 and 13,000, Buford, Georgia can easily be mistaken as a small town in the South. It lies on 17 square miles of land located largely in Gwinnett County,…
Rank this Week: 4187

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

Covers personal injury, workers' compensation, divorce, and criminal matters.

http://www.bgsllaw.com/mchenry-county-lawyers
  • Feb 20

    Client Efforts Can Help Save Money on Divorce

    Client Efforts Can Help Save Money on Divorce
    Legal fees can accumulate when you are going through your divorce. For each meeting you hold and legal action you request, your divorce attorney will add work hours to your bill. Attorneys are a necessary expense during a divorce…
  • Feb 17

    Suing a Third Party for a Workplace Injury

    Suing a Third Party for a Workplace Injury
    The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act was created in part so that injured workers would not need to file personal injury lawsuits against their employers. As long as the employer has workers’ compensation insurance, the employer…
  • Feb 14

    Winter Puts Pedestrians in Peril of Vehicle Accident

    Winter Puts Pedestrians in Peril of Vehicle Accident
    Pedestrians and drivers, alike, need to be aware of each other during winter weather. Each tends to focus on navigating snow and ice accumulations to avoid their own accidents. While distracted, they may not see each other until it…
Rank this Week: 1599

Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond…

Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond Lytle & Goettel P.C. Blog

Covers personal injury, family law and workers' compensation.

https://attorneys-illinois.com/kane-county-lawyer
  • Feb 20

    Calculating the Amount and Duration of Spousal Maintenance in Illinoi

    Calculating the Amount and Duration of Spousal Maintenance in Illinoi
    Calculating spousal maintenance (alimony) in Illinois can be somewhat complex. The amount of maintenance payments will be based on the incomes of both spouses, and the duration that these payments will last is based on the length of the…
  • Feb 13

    Understanding Illinois’ Statutory Guidelines for Spousal Maintenance

    Understanding Illinois’ Statutory Guidelines for Spousal Maintenance
    When a couple decides to end their marriage and get divorced, one spouse is often at a financial disadvantage. Whether this is because they have chosen to be a homemaker rather than pursue a career, or simply because they earn a smaller…
  • Feb 13

    Joint Income of $500,000 is a Cut-Off Line For Maintenance in Illinoi

    Joint Income of $500,000 is a Cut-Off Line For Maintenance in Illinoi
    When a couple decides to end their marriage and get divorced, one spouse is often at a financial disadvantage. Whether this is because they have chosen to be a homemaker rather than pursue a career, or simply because they earn a smaller…
Rank this Week: 1600

Georgia Workers Compensation…

Georgia Workers Compensation Attorney Blog

Covers Georgia work accidents and workers' compensation laws. By J. Franklin Burns P.C.

http://www.georgiaworkerscompensationattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 20

    Homeowner May Be Liable for Independent Contractor’s Fall from Roof

    Homeowner May Be Liable for Independent Contractor’s Fall from Roof
    Although Georgia workers are generally entitled to recover compensation from their employers for workplace injuries, whether independent contractors are entitled to Georgia workers’ compensation benefits can be tricky. In a recent case,…
  • Feb 12

    Court Finds Preexisting Condition Bars Employee’s Workers’ Compensation Claim

    Court Finds Preexisting Condition Bars Employee’s Workers’ Compensation Claim
    Some Georgia workers’ compensation claimants have difficulty proving a workers’ compensation claim if they have pre-existing conditions. In these cases, employers may argue that the pre-existing condition caused the injury rather…
  • Feb 5

    Employee Can’t Sue Employer for Unsafe Repair Due To Workers’ Compensation Act, Court Find

    Employee Can’t Sue Employer for Unsafe Repair Due To Workers’ Compensation Act, Court Find
    Georgia employees often are limited to pursuing compensation from an employee through the Georgia workers’ compensation act. However, in some cases, there are exceptions. In a recent workers’ compensation case, a plaintiff…
Rank this Week: 2988

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers automobile accidents, class actions, products liability, workers compensation and other personal injury topics. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridainjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 20

    How Complicated is the Insurance Claims Process?

    How Complicated is the Insurance Claims Process?
    If you have suffered a fire in your home, an injury on your property or have been injured in a car accident, you may need to deal with your insurance carrier. This can be daunting for most people, especially those who don’t have a…
  • Feb 15

    Sexual Assault and Civil Claim

    Sexual Assault and Civil Claim
    With the current conversation our society is having about sexual assault and sexual harassment, many people are becoming more aware of the dangers and the repercussions of sexual misconduct and crimes. If you are the survivor of a sexual…
  • Jan 31

    New Year New Job? Here’s How to Avoid Job Injurie

    New Year New Job? Here’s How to Avoid Job Injurie
    2018 may be your year for new career possibilities, and you may have a new job or be looking for a new position. A new workplace can be exciting and can put you on the path to greater earnings. However, it can also pose a number of new risks.…
Rank this Week: 1183

San Mateo Injury Lawyers Blog

San Mateo Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law and workers' compensation. By Law Offices of Galine, Frye & Fitting.

http://www.sanmateoinjurylawyers.com/
Rank this Week: 1461

Pennsylvania Legal Blog

Pennsylvania Legal Blog

Commentary and news about the Pennsylvania Legal community. By the Law Offices of Daniel J. Siegel, LLC.

http://www.palegalblog.com
  • Feb 20

    Answers to Common Questions About the Unwanted Side-Effects of Some Medicine

    Answers to Common Questions About the Unwanted Side-Effects of Some Medicine
     So, you’ve taken a drug and experienced a side-effect. Most are minor and go away quickly. But others can be serious or fatal. As a result, we’ve put together the following questions and answers to help you understand your…
  • Feb 16

    What Should You Do If You’re Injured In A Car Accident?

    What Should You Do If You’re Injured In A Car Accident?
    When you or a loved one are involved in a car accident, the most important thing to do is get to safety and get medical care for any injuries. However, in the midst of scary and unexpected car accidents, many people may not know what other…
  • Feb 2

    Underdogs – The Philadelphia Eagles Theme Resonates for This Lawyer

    Underdogs – The Philadelphia Eagles Theme Resonates for This Lawyer
    By now, everyone has heard about the Philadelphia Eagles and their rise to football supremacy as underdogs – the team that no one respected. On Sunday, we’ll see if the Eagles prove just how underrated and disrespected they were…
Rank this Week: 2424

Boletin Laboral

Boletin Laboral

Blog about labor and employment laws and workplace issues in Puerto Rico. By Robert A. Fleming.

http://www.abogadoslaborales.com
  • Feb 19

    Seminario para veteranos con miras a ser empresario

    Seminario para veteranos con miras a ser empresario
    Veteranos y miembros de la comunidad de las fuerzas armadas en Puerto Rico que estén explorando empezar o crecer un negocio, tienen a su disposición un seminario gratuito el jueves 22 de febrero de 10:00 AM a 12:30 PM  en…
  • Feb 2

    Se buscan lidere

    Se buscan lidere
      La Iniciativa de Líderes Emergentes de la SBA (Agencia Federal para el Desarrollo de la Pequeña Empresa) es una serie de capacitación federal intensiva a nivel ejecutivo destinada a acelerar el crecimiento de…
  • Jan 31

    Salario mínimo de muchos estados siguen incrementando

    Salario mínimo de muchos estados siguen incrementando
    Aunque el salario mínimo a nivel federal se mantiene  en 7.25 dólares por hora desde el año 2009, muchos estados continúan elevado su salario mínimo;  contrario a Puerto Rico donde el salario…
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Southern California Injury Lawyer…

Southern California Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law, medical malpractice and workers' compensation. By Sharifi Firm, APC.

http://www.southerncaliforniainjurylawyer.net/
  • Feb 19

    California Court Awards Additional Costs After Party Rejects Settlement and Loses at Trial

    California Court Awards Additional Costs After Party Rejects Settlement and Loses at Trial
    In a recent California injury case, an appellate court ordered the losing parties to pay additional costs because they rejected a settlement offer before trial. In that case, two individuals died in a fire that occurred in a home they were…
  • Feb 16

    California Truck Accidents Caused by Equipment Failure

    California Truck Accidents Caused by Equipment Failure
    Semi-trucks are some of the largest vehicles on the road, weighing up to 80,000 pounds once fully loaded with cargo. Needless to say, given the size and weight of these trucks when loaded with cargo, semi-trucks pose a major danger to all…
  • Feb 12

    California Court Discusses Hotel’s Duty to Guest in Recent Personal Injury Case

    California Court Discusses Hotel’s Duty to Guest in Recent Personal Injury Case
    Earlier this month, an appellate court issued a written opinion in a California premises liability case requiring the court to discuss under which circumstances a person who attempts to come to the aid of another person, but fails to help…
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James M. Hoffmann Blog

James M. Hoffmann Blog

Covers Missouri workers' compensation and personal injury.

http://www.hoffmannworkcomp.com/category/blog/
  • Feb 19

    The Insurance Company is Questioning My Injuries – What Should I Do?

    The Insurance Company is Questioning My Injuries – What Should I Do?
    The Missouri Workers Compensation system is not your friend. When you are hurt on the job, you are entitled to collect workers’ compensation benefits. This insurance is mandatory in the state of Missouri. It is a policy that a business…
  • Feb 17

    Reckless Behavior at Work Can Hurt You in More Ways than One

    Reckless Behavior at Work Can Hurt You in More Ways than One
    If you were engaging in risky behaviors or horseplay and were injured as a result, you may not be eligible. Workers’ compensation is a kind of insurance that companies and businesses in Missouri are mandated to carry in the event that…
  • Feb 15

    Who Pays if Your Injury at Work Was Your Fault?

    Who Pays if Your Injury at Work Was Your Fault?
    Unlike personal injury suits, workers’ compensation eligibility isn’t dependent on who is at fault. Workers’ compensation insurance is mandatory in Missouri for businesses and companies to have. It is insurance that is…
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Personal Injury News &…

Personal Injury News & Developments

Covers medical malpractice, workers' compensation and injury law. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers.

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news
  • Feb 19

    Why Chicago Cyclists May Break the Law (To Stay Safe)

    Why Chicago Cyclists May Break the Law (To Stay Safe)
    Many bicyclists in the community fail to obey certain traffic laws. These cyclists just continue riding past stop signs, failing to come to a complete stop or will roll through red lights as though there are no oncoming vehicles. While they…
  • Feb 12

    Sexual Abuse Allegations Made Against Retired Glencoe Schoolteacher

    Sexual Abuse Allegations Made Against Retired Glencoe Schoolteacher
    Glencoe, Illinois – In 2017, two alumni of Glencoe Schools contacted Glencoe District 35 administrators to report individual cases of sexual abuse by a retired schoolteacher. Dave Stroud made an allegation claiming he was sexually…
  • Feb 5

    Distracted Pedestrians: A Significant Problem

    Distracted Pedestrians: A Significant Problem
    Crossing any street in America could increase your risk of severe injury or death. In March 2017, the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) released a report showing 2016 as the deadliest year in two decades for pedestrians in the US.…
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The Ankin Law Blog

The Ankin Law Blog

Personal Injury, Worker's Compensation, and Social Security blog.

http://ankinlaw.com/blog/
  • Feb 19

    BB, Pellet and Paintball Gun Eye Injuries Continue to Shoot Up

    BB, Pellet and Paintball Gun Eye Injuries Continue to Shoot Up
    Eye injuries from BB guns, pellet guns, and paintball guns continue to rise each year. Most injury victims are children who experience serious eye injuries including blindness. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, thousands of…
  • Feb 5

    The Technology to Expect in Level 5 Autonomous Car

    The Technology to Expect in Level 5 Autonomous Car
    Human drivers will no longer be necessary in the future thanks to advanced technology that enables Level-5 Autonomous Cars to take the wheel in all types of conditions. This new breed of vehicles is equipped with technology like LIDAR, image…
  • Jan 23

    Are Doctors Responsible for Damages to the Victims of the Opioid Epidemic

    Are Doctors Responsible for Damages to the Victims of the Opioid Epidemic
    Physicians play a significant role in opioid abuse, addiction, and death by overprescribing painkillers and when injuries occur, they may be held liable for damages. The number of opioid overdoses has soared to record levels and the…
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Ankin Law Office Blog

Ankin Law Office Blog

Covers Chicago personal injury and workers’ compensation law.

https://ankinlaw.com/blog
  • Feb 19

    BB, Pellet and Paintball Gun Eye Injuries Continue to Shoot Up

    BB, Pellet and Paintball Gun Eye Injuries Continue to Shoot Up
    Eye injuries from BB guns, pellet guns, and paintball guns continue to rise each year. Most injury victims are children who experience serious eye injuries including blindness. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, thousands of…
  • Feb 5

    The Technology to Expect in Level 5 Autonomous Car

    The Technology to Expect in Level 5 Autonomous Car
    Human drivers will no longer be necessary in the future thanks to advanced technology that enables Level-5 Autonomous Cars to take the wheel in all types of conditions. This new breed of vehicles is equipped with technology like LIDAR, image…
  • Jan 23

    Are Doctors Responsible for Damages to the Victims of the Opioid Epidemic

    Are Doctors Responsible for Damages to the Victims of the Opioid Epidemic
    Physicians play a significant role in opioid abuse, addiction, and death by overprescribing painkillers and when injuries occur, they may be held liable for damages. The number of opioid overdoses has soared to record levels and the…
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Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jeff Blackwell.

http://www.alabamainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Feb 19

    Will Congress Require Safety Side Guards On Large Trucks?

    Will Congress Require Safety Side Guards On Large Trucks?
    We share our roads and highways with large commercial trucks on a daily basis. These large commercial trucks have rear guards to protect passenger cars. If you rear-end an eighteen-wheeler, you are protected from going under the back of the…
  • Feb 12

    Where Are The Real Injury Lawyers?

    Where Are The Real Injury Lawyers?
    I know — Lawyer advertisements are everywhere. Billboards. Television. Youtube. Those advertising lawyers all try to project confidence while asking for your case. “We got this” says a local Huntsville lawyer with new…
  • Feb 5

    The Curse Of Employer Controlled Medical Care

    The Curse Of Employer Controlled Medical Care
    If you have suffered a serious work-related injury, you may know the frustration. You report the accident. You ask for medical care. Then, your employer sends you to its “occupational” doctor. In Huntsville and many other…
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New Jersey Public Safety Officers…

New Jersey Public Safety Officers Law Blog

Covers employment issues related to corrections officers, firefighters, and police officers in New Jersey. By Frank M. Crivelli of Arpaia and Crivelli.

http://www.njpublicsafetyofficers.com/
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Massachusetts Workers'…

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog

Covers insurance, injury and accident law and workers' compensation. By Pulgini & Norton, LLP Attorneys at Law.

http://massachusettsworkerscompensationlawyer-blog.com
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Grossman Law Blog

Grossman Law Blog

Covers Texas construction accidents and workplace safety. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.injuryrelief.com/blog/
  • Feb 16

    Why Single Out Long Island Iced Tea After a Drunk Driving Accident?

    Why Single Out Long Island Iced Tea After a Drunk Driving Accident?
    Recently, I read a news account of the death of Timothy Boykin, 46, an Austin motorist who was killed when a drunk driver allegedly struck his moped. The part that jumped out at me was that the news account reported that the alleged drunk…
  • Feb 15

    Positive Train Control: What Use is an Inactive or Absent Safety Feature?

    Positive Train Control: What Use is an Inactive or Absent Safety Feature?
    The past few months have certainly not been good for trains. Multiple high-profile wrecks–three in as many months–have brought the public’s gimlet eye down upon Amtrak, one of the most recognizable names in train…
  • Feb 12

    Is There Any Way a Truck Driver Isn’t Responsible for a Detached Trailer?

    Is There Any Way a Truck Driver Isn’t Responsible for a Detached Trailer?
    One of the most dangerous categories of truck accidents is when the trailer becomes detached from the truck. When this happens, it instantly places the equivalent of a multi-ton boulder in the path of every other vehicle on the road. Even…
Rank this Week: 4202

Laird Hammons Laird Blog

Laird Hammons Laird Blog

Trial Lawyers Chris Hammons and John Laird discuss Oklahoma laws and their implications.

http://www.lhllaw.com/blog/
  • Feb 16

    Join a Focus Group in Choctaw County – March 24th and 25th!

    Join a Focus Group in Choctaw County – March 24th and 25th!
    On Saturday and Sunday, March 24th and March 25th, we will be holding a focus group at the Hospitality House and Training Center near Hugo, Oklahoma. The the following groups will be available: March 24th Group 1 – 9:00 a.m. –…
  • Feb 5

    Why are Children More at Risk in Semi-Truck Accidents?

    Why are Children More at Risk in Semi-Truck Accidents?
    Trucking accidents are a terrible situation for those involved. Not only do these accidents usually occur at high speeds, but more often than not, the semi-truck has a severe size and weight advantage on a passenger vehicle. These accidents…
  • Feb 2

    Next Steps for Trucking Accident Victims: Handling Insurance Companie

    Next Steps for Trucking Accident Victims: Handling Insurance Companie
    It’s inevitable that you will be contacted by an insurance company after a car crash. When a semi-truck is involved in the incident, the insurance companies and headaches can multiply quickly. Your first thought is for the health and…
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Employment & Labor Insider

Employment & Labor Insider

Discusses timely issues in labor and employment law and human resources from management's perspective, with subjects ranging from discrimination to employee handbooks and religious accommodations. By Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP.

https://www.constangy.com/employment-labor-insider
Rank this Week: 2975

Workers Comp Insider

Workers Comp Insider

Covers workers' compensation, risk management, business insurance, workplace health & safety, occupational medicine, injured workers, insurance webtools and technology. By Lynch Ryan.

http://www.workerscompinsider.com/
  • Feb 16

    Going for the gold: An Olympic edition of Health Wonk Review

    Going for the gold: An Olympic edition of Health Wonk Review
    Steve Anderson has posted the Health Wonk Review for February 15, 2018: Going for the Gold Edition at HealthInsurance.org blog. It’s an entertaining and wide-ranging smorgasbord of health policy topics of the day. Here are a few of the…
  • Feb 12

    Who’d A Thunk It? Something Good Out Of DC!

    Who’d A Thunk It? Something Good Out Of DC!
    Watching our legislators doing their thing in the nation’s capital, one can be forgiven for thinking Vlad the Impaler could learn a thing or two from these folks. But last Friday, in a rare Washington Kumbaya moment, peace broke…
  • Jan 19

    Check out 2018’s first Health Wonk Review at Paduda’s place

    Check out 2018’s first Health Wonk Review at Paduda’s place
    The wonks are back with posts on the ACA, prescription drug costs, workers comp – all the topics and themes you missed over the holiday. Click on over to Joe Paduda’s Managed Care Matters to catch up at his post Ring in the New…
Rank this Week: 468

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Covers national and Maryland state tort and workers compensation legislation. Also focuses on boating, car, motorcycle, pedestrian and truck accidents, as well as medical malpractice and wrongful death. By Lebowitz & Mzhen.

http://www.marylandaccidentlawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 518

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment…

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment Blog

Covers employment and labor law issues. By McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC.

http://www.palaborandemploymentblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3902

Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio…

Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio Blog

Covers Illinois workers compensation law.

http://discipiolaw.com/illinoisworkerscompensation/
  • Feb 14

    5 Common Reasons Workers’ Comp Claims Are Denied

    5 Common Reasons Workers’ Comp Claims Are Denied
    If you have been injured on the job, you are likely filing for workers’ compensation. Although workers’ compensation claims are often approved, denials do arise for a variety of reasons. By understanding the common reasons…
  • Jan 31

    Why Following Doctor’s Orders is Important for Your Workers’ Comp Case

    Why Following Doctor’s Orders is Important for Your Workers’ Comp Case
    Under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act, employees who are hurt on the job are eligible to receive medical and wage loss benefits. However, these benefits are not automatic—there are certain rules that injured employees…
  • Jan 18

    5 Reasons to Hire a Lawyer for a Workers’ Compensation Case

    5 Reasons to Hire a Lawyer for a Workers’ Compensation Case
    If you sustain an injury while at work, you may face a great deal of stress. In addition to filling out paperwork for a workers’ compensation claim and trying to determine which benefits you may be qualified to receive, you may…
Rank this Week: 1692