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The White Law Group's Securities…

The White Law Group's Securities Fraud Blog

Covers securities fraud cases, investment fraud practices and securities industry regulations.

http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com/securities-fraud/blog/
  • Jun 17

    Viaspace Inc. – Investigating Potential Claim

    Viaspace Inc. – Investigating Potential Claim
    Securities Investigation – Viaspace Inc. Are you concerned about your investment in Viaspace, Inc? If so, the securities attorneys at The White Law Group may be able to help you by filing a FINRA Arbitration claim against the brokerage…
  • Jun 15

    Oncolytics Biotech Inc. – Investigating Potential Claim

    Oncolytics Biotech Inc. – Investigating Potential Claim
    Securities Investigation- Oncolytics Biotech Inc. Are you concerned about your investment in Oncolytics Biotech Inc.? If so, the securities attorneys at The White Law Group may be able to help you by filing a FINRA Arbitration claim against…
  • Jun 15

    Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc. to pay $15 Million

    Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc. to pay $15 Million
    SEC Charges Merrill Lynch Failure to Supervise According to a press announcement on Monday, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced that Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc. will pay more than $15 million to settle charges…
Rank this Week: 71

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

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

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • Jun 15

    Truck driver faces multiple charges in fatal I-55 collision

    Truck driver faces multiple charges in fatal I-55 collision
    A Colorado truck driver was charged with eight counts of aggravated reckless driving and four counts of reckless homicide in a crash that involved seven vehicles. Four people died in the accident, while 11 others suffered injuries. The…
  • May 31

    Medication Errors Are Higher Due To Opioid Shortage

    Medication Errors Are Higher Due To Opioid Shortage
    On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at how a nationwide opioid shortage has caused medication errors throughout hospitals.
  • May 29

    Opioid shortage has increased risk of medication errors, say expert

    Opioid shortage has increased risk of medication errors, say expert
    Hospitals are struggling with a worrying shortage of crucial painkillers administered to patients suffering from acute pain, battling cancer or undergoing surgery. A nationwide opioid shortage has left doctors and pharmacists unable to obtain…
Rank this Week: 131

Central Illinois Paralegal

Central Illinois Paralegal

News, opinions, job postings and continuing legal education information for the Central Illinois paralegal.

http://www.icclaw.net/
Rank this Week: 157

Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog

Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog

Covers medical malpractice cases, news and issues with a focus on Illinois. From Levin & Perconti.

http://medicalmalpractice.levinperconti.com/
  • Jun 13

    Countries and States Who Rely on Midwives Have Lower Maternal Death Rate

    Countries and States Who Rely on Midwives Have Lower Maternal Death Rate
    A nearly year long joint NPR/ProPublica investigation into the rising rate of maternal deaths in the U.S. has uncovered the pivotal role that midwives play in the safe delivery of babies. Mothers in the U.S. are dying at a rate three times…
  • Jun 8

    Purdue Pharma Marketed Oxycontin As Less Addictive, Despite Known Abuse

    Purdue Pharma Marketed Oxycontin As Less Addictive, Despite Known Abuse
    Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin and lesser known MS Contin, is facing scrutiny after several recent articles exposed information from a Justice Department investigation into the company. The investigation focused on evidence that showed…
  • Jun 3

    Many Breast Cancer Patients May No Longer Be Referred For Chemo

    Many Breast Cancer Patients May No Longer Be Referred For Chemo
    In fall 2015, stories began circulating that a study had shown that chemo wasn’t already required as part of breast cancer treatment. But after awhile, the conversation started to dwindle. That is until now. Today in Chicago, attendees…
Rank this Week: 223

Chicago Medical Malpractice…

Chicago Medical Malpractice Attorney Blog

Covers birth injuries, medical device liability, medical misdiagnosis and surgical errors. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.robertkreisman.com/medical-malpractice-lawyer/
  • Jun 12

    State Supreme Court Reverses Trial Judge’s Order of New Trial

    State Supreme Court Reverses Trial Judge’s Order of New Trial
    The State Supreme Court of Rhode Island has held that a trial judge improperly ordered a new trial based on the judge’s conclusion that a jury had misjudged the credibility of a witness. In this case, Stacia Aptt filed a lawsuit against…
  • Jun 11

    State Supreme Court Affirms Dismissal of Lawsuit Against Bayer Corp. for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction

    State Supreme Court Affirms Dismissal of Lawsuit Against Bayer Corp. for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction
    In following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decisions in Daimlar AG v. Bauman, 134 S. Ct. 746 (2014) and BNSF Railway Company v. Tyrrleo, 137 S. Ct. 1549 (2017) and the Missouri Court’s earlier opinion in State ex rel. Norfolk S. Ry.…
  • May 30

    $6 Million Jury Verdict for Death of Young Mother After Paramedics Failed to Intubate

    $6 Million Jury Verdict for Death of Young Mother After Paramedics Failed to Intubate
    A 20-year-old new mother identified as Ms. Doe collapsed at her home a week after delivering her baby prematurely. Two paramedics employed by Capital Health System Inc. arrived at her home. A student paramedic was training with the paramedics…
Rank this Week: 165

Nursing Home Law News

Nursing Home Law News

Covers common problems encountered by residents and their families at nursing homes and assisted living facilities. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers LLC.

https://www.nursinghomelawcenter.org/news/
  • Jun 14

    Health Information and Tips for the Elderly

    Health Information and Tips for the Elderly
    As medicine has made our lives better and improvements in treating medical problems, people are now living longer and have healthier lives. Despite the fact that we are living longer, it is still important to understand the potential problems…
  • Mar 5

    A Nursing Home Guide to Care for the Elderly

    A Nursing Home Guide to Care for the Elderly
    As we age, humans can, unless physically or mentally unable, take care of our health needs. We know when we need to eat, sleep and when we need medical attention. When we are young, we rely on parents to help with health needs. Once we are…
  • Mar 5

    Keyboarding For The Young and Elderly

    Keyboarding For The Young and Elderly
    When you type on the computer, do you look down and search for every letter on the keyboard before striking it? This hunt-and-peck style of typing is much slower than the proper method, called touch-typing. Proper keyboarding can make you a…
Rank this Week: 271

Illinois Workers' Compensation…

Illinois Workers' Compensation Blog

Covers the theory, concepts, events and changes in the Illinois workers’ compensation system. By Hanagan & McGovern.

http://www.hmcomplaw.com/blog/
  • Jun 13

    Are Your SI Joints Causing Your Chronic Low Back Pain?

    Are Your SI Joints Causing Your Chronic Low Back Pain?
    Many people have lived with chronic back pain for years. Whether merely a nagging inconvenience or a debilitating pain, chronic back pain at the least decreases quality of life and at its worse can be disabling. But, there may be hope, and…
  • Apr 5

    Chronic Pain Management: An Update on the Opioid Crisi

    Chronic Pain Management: An Update on the Opioid Crisi
    Back in 2013, we published a close look at the rising opioid crisis. It focuses on the likely impact on access to pain medication for those who truly need it. In short, it was clear that regulations would tighten in response to addictions…
  • Jan 11

    What do lawyers mean by a “free consultation?”

    What do lawyers mean by a “free consultation?”
    While many firms work differently, Hanagan & McGovern offers free consultations to people with workers’ compensation, personal injury, disability and death claims. Frequently, people don’t really need a lawyer to handle their…
Rank this Week: 298

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.robertkreisman.com/injury-lawyer/
Rank this Week: 250

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer…

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Illinois civil procedure, the Illinois Wrongful Death Act, medical malpractice and medical device liability. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.chicago-personal-injury-lawyer-blawg.com
  • May 7

    $41.5 Million Jury Verdict for Fatal Death of Sanitation Worker Crushed Between Street Sweeper

    $41.5 Million Jury Verdict for Fatal Death of Sanitation Worker Crushed Between Street Sweeper
    Steven Frosch was working for the New York City Department of Sanitation operating a street sweeper. He was at the city department garage greasing the brushes on one of the street sweepers when his coworker, Antonio DiCaro, stopped another…
  • Apr 23

    Highway Crash With Admitted Negligence Results in $12,350 Jury Verdict

    Highway Crash With Admitted Negligence Results in $12,350 Jury Verdict
    On Oct. 25, 2013, Joseph Wasielewski and Anthony Stazak were in a car that was eastbound on Interstate 80 near Harlem Avenue in Tinley Park, Ill. It was then that the defendant, Cindy Guttman, 18, drove a car that rear-ended their vehicle.…
  • Mar 27

    U.S. Court of Appeals Reverses Decision on Service by Publication

    U.S. Court of Appeals Reverses Decision on Service by Publication
    The defendant in this federal lawsuit owned two homes. One was in California and the other was in Wisconsin. Craig Cunningham filed a lawsuit against Michael Montes and tried to serve Montes at his Wisconsin address. No one came to the door.…
Rank this Week: 288

Sever | Storey Blog

Sever | Storey Blog

Covers eminent domain issues in the States of Indiana, North Carolina and Illinois.

http://www.landownerattorneys.com/blog
  • Jun 13

    The Village of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin: Small Town Invaded by an International Electronics Behemoth

    The Village of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin: Small Town Invaded by an International Electronics Behemoth
    The Village of Mount Pleasant (Racine County, Wisconsin), population 26,000, is a slice of typical small town America located on the Milwaukee outskirts. But, atypically, Mount Pleasant residents are embroiled in an unpleasant controversy…
  • Jun 7

    How Is Just Compensation Determined?

    How Is Just Compensation Determined?
    What happens when your town needs your land for a new project? Public projects are all around: new government buildings, utilities, highways, railways, and even public safety. Will you recover fair compensation? Will you take the town’s…
  • May 23

    New Jersey Landowners Anxiously Battle PennEast Pipeline

    New Jersey Landowners Anxiously Battle PennEast Pipeline
    About 100 New Jersey landowners anxiously await their fate: Will The PennEast Pipeline Project force itself through their property, without their consent? These property owners are battling in three parallel, complicated federal court cases,…
Rank this Week: 459

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Federal Tort Claims Act, Injuries to Minors and Children, Land Owner Liability, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Products Liability, and Toxic Torts. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 13

    Supreme Court Rules Workers Cannot Join Together to Sue Employer

    Supreme Court Rules Workers Cannot Join Together to Sue Employer
    On May 21, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that employees who have signed an arbitration agreement with a class action lawsuit waiver cannot band together to sue their employer for unfair wages or working conditions. A 2011 Supreme Court…
  • May 8

    Sex Trafficking Victims Can Now Sue Social Media Companie

    Sex Trafficking Victims Can Now Sue Social Media Companie
    In the first part of 2017, more than 4,460 cases of sex trafficking were reported to the National Human Trafficking Hotline. That’s just the number willing to come forward. Experts estimate that thousands of other victims are silenced,…
  • Apr 25

    Attorney Steve Levin Reviews Southwest Airline’s Decision To Send Money to Recovering Passenger

    Attorney Steve Levin Reviews Southwest Airline’s Decision To Send Money to Recovering Passenger
    Steven Levin Talks with MONEY Magazine on Southwest Airline’s Payouts to Recovering Flight 1380 Passengers Southwest is one of the nation’s busiest airlines and recently landed headline news when one of its Boeing 737-700s was…
Rank this Week: 368

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer…

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury, drug recalls, product hazards and family law. By Padove Law.

http://www.indianainjuryandfamilylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 445

FMLA Insights

FMLA Insights

Covers the Family Medical Leave Act. By Franczek Radelet.

http://www.fmlainsights.com
Rank this Week: 476

Family Law Topics

Family Law Topics

Covers family and divorce law. By Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP.

http://www.familylawtopics.com/
  • Mar 22

    Bitcoin and Divorce

    Bitcoin and Divorce
    In Illinois, incident to resolving a divorce case, all assets and liabilities are required to be identified, valued, and allocated between the parties equitably. Although often resulting in a 50/50 division of marital assets,…
  • Feb 23

    Impact of Market Volatility on Divorce Agreement

    Impact of Market Volatility on Divorce Agreement
    Following more than a year of stock market euphoria, February 2018 is thus far a month serving as a harsh reminder of the concept of market volatility. For spouses contemplating or in the midst of a divorce, the takeaway transcends mere…
  • Feb 16

    The Wedding is Off: Now What?

    The Wedding is Off: Now What?
    As we approach the end of February, we also approach the end of engagement season. According to WeddingWire, nearly 40% of engagements will happen between the months of November and February. In fact, Valentine’s Day ranks as one of the…
Rank this Week: 310

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Covers Illinois nursing homes and information for nursing home residents, family members, ombudsmen, resident advocates, elder law attorneys and nursing home staff. By Levin & Perconti.

http://blog.levinperconti.com/
  • Jun 15

    Video Surveillance Is Allowed in Illinois Nursing Home

    Video Surveillance Is Allowed in Illinois Nursing Home
    With Elder Abuse on The Rise, Wisconsin Looks at New Way to Prosecute Offenders Horrific. Demonic. These are the words some nursing home residents (and their family members) are using to describe their abusers. And if the thought of having…
  • Jun 13

    New Study Finds Antipsychotic Drugs Still Overused in Nursing Home

    New Study Finds Antipsychotic Drugs Still Overused in Nursing Home
    A recent review of nursing home data reveals that despite initiatives to reduce their use, the number of nursing home residents on antipsychotic drugs remains high in 2018. The Long-Term Care Community Coalition found that 20% of…
  • Jun 11

    New Georgia Law Requires FBI Background Check of Nursing Home Employee

    New Georgia Law Requires FBI Background Check of Nursing Home Employee
    The state of Georgia has strengthened their law on background checks for nursing home employees and owners who have routine resident contact or access to any of their personal information. Effective October 1, 2019, all owners, applicants and…
Rank this Week: 583

HR Law Guy

HR Law Guy

Covers employment relationships in business, sports, the armed forces, and other odd places.

http://hratty.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 15

    Employment Application Hell

    Employment Application Hell
    Imagine that you are a talented musician who applies for and wins an extremely competitive scholarship to study with the music teacher of your dreams. At the end of your course of study, you are virtually guaranteed a well-paid and secure…
  • Jun 14

    Tough Standards for Equal Pay Act Case

    Tough Standards for Equal Pay Act Case
    Here's another Equal Pay Act case, this time on the East Coast. These decisions are noteworthy for a couple of reasons. They provide an extremely problematic avenue for employers dealing with differential compensation claims based on gender…
  • May 21

    Get Your Story Straight

    Get Your Story Straight
    Jeremy Schrag, a partner in our Wichita office, sent me the following synopsis of a 10th Circuit decision that reminds us that termination reasons should be legitimate, nondiscriminatory, easily explainable, and unchanging.  In…
Rank this Week: 889

Mevorah Law Offices Blog

Mevorah Law Offices Blog

Covers divorce and family law in Illinois.

http://www.mevorahlaw.com/dupage-county-divorce-lawyers
  • Jun 14

    Summer Co-Parenting Tip

    Summer Co-Parenting Tip
    Summer is known as a time for fun and relaxation. However, for families with separated or divorced parents, summer vacation can be complicated. It can be a challenge to figure out daycare or camp arrangements, summer vacations, and custody…
  • Jun 7

    Common Family Law Issues for Same Sex Couple

    Common Family Law Issues for Same Sex Couple
    Same-sex couples are widely seen in today’s age. They often have the desire to get married, start a family, and live a happy, healthy life together. If you are in a same-sex relationship, you should make yourself familiar with some of…
  • May 30

    Parenting Advice to Help Children Adjust After Divorce

    Parenting Advice to Help Children Adjust After Divorce
    If you have recently divorced, you are likely wondering how your job as a parent must change. Fortunately, it does not have to change. Instead, you will need to focus on how to make the divorce an easier transition for your children and try…
Rank this Week: 888

Shaw Family Law Blog

Shaw Family Law Blog

Covers Illinois family law.

http://www.kanecountydivorceattorneys.com/st-charles-lawyers
  • Jun 14

    How to Know It Is Time to File for Divorce

    How to Know It Is Time to File for Divorce
    It is not always easy to recognize when your marriage has reached a point that divorce is necessary. We become accustomed to certain patterns and over time, can become so used to a certain lifestyle that we cannot see that it is toxic. Take…
  • Jun 7

    Successful Co-Parenting During the Summer Month

    Successful Co-Parenting During the Summer Month
    Summer vacation is right around the corner. If this will be your first summer co-parenting with a parenting plan, it can be easy to get confused about how co-parenting works once school is out for the summer. If you included specific summer…
  • May 25

    What Are the Long-Term Effects of Domestic Violence?

    What Are the Long-Term Effects of Domestic Violence?
    Domestic violence always has negative effects on a victim. Many of these effects, like lowered self-esteem, bruises, broken bones, and anxiety, are immediate and appear concurrently with the abuse. Others do not become apparent for months or…
Rank this Week: 1064

General Counselor

General Counselor

Provides employment and labor law news and commentary. By Arnstein & Lehr LLP.

http://general-counselor.com
Rank this Week: 561

Illinois Divorce Lawyer Blog

Illinois Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers Illinois divorce law. From Michael Roe.

http://www.illinoisdivorcelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 757

Chicago IP Litigation Blog

Chicago IP Litigation Blog

Covers Northern District of Illinois intellectual property cases. By R. David Donoghue.

http://www.chicagoiplitigation.com/
  • Jun 13

    The View from Alexandria: New Perspectives at the USPTO

    The View from Alexandria: New Perspectives at the USPTO
    In late May, I attended the sixteenth annual Rocky Mountain IP Institute. I also spoke at the Institute about best practices for communicating between in-house team and outside counsel (more on that later). The Rocky Mountain IP Institute has…
  • Jun 11

    Chicago Federal Court “Under Seige” Waiting for New Judge

    Chicago Federal Court “Under Seige” Waiting for New Judge
    The Northern District of Illinois has a critical number of vacancies. Judge St. Eve just left for the Seventh Circuit. Judge Zagel took senior status in October 2016. Judge Zagel took senior status in March 2017 and passed away shortly…
  • May 25

    Sign-in-Wrap Did Not Create Personal Jurisdiction

    Sign-in-Wrap Did Not Create Personal Jurisdiction
    TopstepTrader, LLC v. OneUp Trader, LLC, No. 17 C 4412, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Apr. 18, 2018) (Leinenweber, J.). Judge Leinenweber granted in part defendant OneUp Trader’s Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss and defendant…
Rank this Week: 759

Kathryn L. Harry & Associates,…

Kathryn L. Harry & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers criminal news in the Chicago land area.

https://www.oakbrooklaw.com/illinois-criminal-law-blog
  • Jun 6

    Criminal and Civil Consequences of Retail Theft

    Criminal and Civil Consequences of Retail Theft
    A large proportion of the general public has shoplifted in their lifetimes, either as very young children, as teens, or even as adults. However, while it may seem like shoplifting is a relatively harmless crime, Illinois law is structured in…
  • May 24

    Marijuana Charges in Illinoi

    Marijuana Charges in Illinoi
    There is quite a lot of misinformation making the rounds regarding marijuana possession in Illinois. Medical marijuana is legal for certain specific conditions, and possession of small amounts has been decriminalized. However, possession of…
  • May 10

    What Is Disorderly Conduct?

    What Is Disorderly Conduct?
    Disorderly conduct is a common crime that has recently come more into focus given the current rise in protests happening around the country. Any conduct that has the potential to disturb the peace can, in theory, qualify as disorderly, and if…
Rank this Week: 548

Avoidance Action Update Blog

Avoidance Action Update Blog

By A Bayard, P.A. Covers preference actions, fraudulent transfers and everything else under the bankruptcy code's avoidance statutes.

http://avoidanceactionupdate.bayardlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 1038

The Ankin Law Blog

The Ankin Law Blog

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

http://ankinlaw.com/blog/
  • May 16

    Workers’ Compensation for Airline Employee

    Workers’ Compensation for Airline Employee
    When airline workers are injured or become ill because of airplane crashes, turbulence, or other work-related incidents both on and off of the plane, they may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. Airline workers of all kinds…
  • May 16

    Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Can Help with Work Injury Claim

    Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Can Help with Work Injury Claim
    A skilled Illinois workers’ compensation lawyer can be instrumental in helping victims get fair and absolute workers’ compensation benefits. Injured employees are generally entitled to workers’ compensation benefits…
  • May 15

    What Drivers Should Know About Hydroplaning

    What Drivers Should Know About Hydroplaning
    Hydroplaning can occur on any wet road surface. When it rains or snows, water mixes with oil residue on the road to create slippery conditions for drivers. Although most drivers fear accidents in heavy rain and thunderstorms, the first 10…
Rank this Week: 661

Chicago Medical Malpractice…

Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawyers Blog

Covers birth injuries, nursing home abuse, and wrongful death. By Goldberg & Goldberg.

http://www.chicagomedicalmalpracticelawyersblog.com/
  • Mar 22

    Who is Liable in a Self-Driving Uber Accident?

    Who is Liable in a Self-Driving Uber Accident?
    The Atlantic published an article today in the wake of the accident that caused a pedestrian to be killed by a self-driving Uber vehicle in Tempe, Arizona.  A link to that article can be found here. This is hardly the first incident…
  • Oct 31

    OPIOID CRISIS- AN EPIDEMIC. WHAT ARE YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS?

    OPIOID CRISIS- AN EPIDEMIC. WHAT ARE YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS?
    The opioid crisis has wracked our country.  This epidemic has touched all four corners of the United States and has left no part of our nation untouched.  Like the rest of the country, the State of Illinois, Cook County and the City…
  • Mar 15

    Invokana Litigation in Chicago (Cook County) Illinoi

    Invokana Litigation in Chicago (Cook County) Illinoi
    Invokana is a prescription medicine used to treat type 2 diabetes.  It is manufactured by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. which is a division of Johnson & Johnson under license from Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation.  Janssen…
Rank this Week: 900

Chicago Brain Injury Lawyer Blog

Chicago Brain Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers brain injuries from bicycle accidents, car accidents, medical malpractice an defective products. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.chicagobraininjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Oct 2

    Playing Tackle Football Before Age 12 Increases Depression & Behavioral Issue

    Playing Tackle Football Before Age 12 Increases Depression & Behavioral Issue
    The New York Times has reported that a physician-led study at Boston University found that playing full contact football before age 12 leads to a 3 times greater risk of depression and a 2 times higher risk of behavioral problems and…
  • Jun 27

    80 Organizations Send Letter to Congress to Oppose H.R. 1215

    80 Organizations Send Letter to Congress to Oppose H.R. 1215
    The Center for Justice and Democracy at New York Law School shared a strongly worded letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speaking out against H.R. 1215. The letter, written on behalf of 80 major…
  • Jun 26

    You Are on the Verge of Losing Legal Rights – PLEASE ACT NOW

    You Are on the Verge of Losing Legal Rights – PLEASE ACT NOW
    After a couple of false starts, H.R. 1215, the Protecting Access to Care Act is going to the House floor this week.  This massive medical malpractice bill also applies to nursing home and drug and device cases.  The bill caps…
Rank this Week: 963

Illinois Appellate Lawyer Blog

Illinois Appellate Lawyer Blog

Covers the appellate record, constitutional analysis, jurisdiction, mootness, rehearings and the standard of review. By Steven R. Merican.

http://www.illinoisappellatelawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 10

    Mr Kluxen said Concentrate

    Mr Kluxen said Concentrate
    The American Bar Association this week asks: “Do you apply lessons you learned playing sports to your work in law?” I was pitching in a youth-league baseball game when events turned out of my control. From the sideline, Mr.…
  • Feb 10

    Mr Kluxen said Concentrate

    Mr Kluxen said Concentrate
    The American Bar Association this week asks: “Do you apply lessons you learned playing sports to your work in law?” I was pitching in a youth-league baseball game when events turned out of my control. From the sideline, Mr.…
  • Sep 22

    Comcast Bungles Telephone Number

    Comcast Bungles Telephone Number
    If you called my office the last couple of days, you got a recorded message saying you reached a number that is no longer in service. That’s true — it is no longer in service. Temporarily anyway, until Comcast fixes a…
Rank this Week: 749

Attorney R. Tamara de Silva's…

Attorney R. Tamara de Silva's Blawg

Constitutional matters, politics, Wall Street matters, important cases and lots of opinions.

http://www.desilvalawoffices.com/Chicago-Litigation.aspx
  • Feb 9

    Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Rejects Effort to Reinstate Travel Ban

    Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Rejects Effort to Reinstate Travel Ban
    /documents/17-35105.pdfThe Ninth Circuit's three-judge federal appeals panel unanimously refuses to reinstate President Trump’s travel ban. The decision is here. The decision was not signed as usual but per curium. Among the…
  • Jan 26

    Civil Asset Forfeiture Considered

    Civil Asset Forfeiture Considered
    Civil Forfeiture Considered
  • Jan 18

    When Does a Criminal Defendant Have the Right to a Lawyer?

    When Does a Criminal Defendant Have the Right to a Lawyer?
    When Does a Criminal Defendant Have the Right to a Lawyer? Most people know from popular TV shows that the defendant in a criminal case has the right to counsel. But when does this right come into play, and what does it really mean? The…
Rank this Week: 994

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/
  • Jan 14

    Attorney Rick Voyta

    Attorney Rick Voyta
      Rick Voytas is licensed to practice in Missouri and Illinois. He has been a practicing trial lawyer since 2002. His focus is on aggressively representing clients who have been wronged by large companies. Rick is a native of St. Louis,…
  • Jun 10

    Fatal Consequences of Ectopic Pregnancy Misdiagnosi

    Fatal Consequences of Ectopic Pregnancy Misdiagnosi
    Birth injuries are an unfortunate reality faced by thousands of babies and their parents every year. Pregnancy is one of the most exciting phases in a couple’s life. It can bring cheer and hope to the entire family. However, some…
  • Jun 2

    Missouri Statute of Limitations for Birth Injurie

    Missouri Statute of Limitations for Birth Injurie
    It is important to understand the Missouri statute of limitations for birth injury claims and how it may affect your compensation. Most lawsuits have a statute of limitations which must be adhered to. This includes birth injury lawsuits,…
Rank this Week: 614

Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys…

Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers Illinois medical malpractice and workers compensation. By Jerisat & Kostopoulos.

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

    Illinois Cancer Diagnosis Malpractice by Medical Professional

    Illinois Cancer Diagnosis Malpractice by Medical Professional
    Medical malpractice in misdiagnosis of cancer is unfortunately common in Illinois and other states. Diagnosing cancer correctly at the earliest stages is crucial to having a good outcome. At its earliest stages, cancer can often be cured by…
  • Jun 14

    Personal Injury Lawyers file Yaz/Yasmin Birth Control Pill Suit

    Personal Injury Lawyers file Yaz/Yasmin Birth Control Pill Suit
    Illinois personal injury lawyers have filed product liability lawsuits involving the Yaz and Yasmin birth control pills. Yasmin is sold under the Ocella and Zarah brands. Yaz is sold under the Gianvi brand name. Bayer Corporation,…
  • Jun 12

    Patent Infringement Verdict of $290 Million, and Clear and Convincing Standard, Upheld by U.S. Supreme Court

    Patent Infringement Verdict of $290 Million, and Clear and Convincing Standard, Upheld by U.S. Supreme Court
    Contingency fee patent attorneys have won a victory for a small tech company . The U.S. Supreme Court upheld a $290 million patent infringement verdict against Microsoft which was appealed from Judge Leonard Davis. This is the largest patent…
Rank this Week: 1063

Chicago Car Accident Attorneys…

Chicago Car Accident Attorneys Blog

Covers Illinois auto defects, car accidents and catastrophic injuries. By Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates P.C.

http://www.chicagocaraccidentattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 563

Nemeroff Law Offices Blog

Nemeroff Law Offices Blog

Covers personal injury news.

http://www.chicagoinjurylawyer.pro/category/blog/
  • Dec 5

    Who can file a wrongful death lawsuit?

    Who can file a wrongful death lawsuit?
    At this time of the year, I like to go back and reflect upon previous blog posts. One in particular stays with me, it is that of the Delia and Marvin family. It started as a normal Tuesday morning in the City of Chicago for this family. What…
  • Apr 28

    Bicycle Dooring Accident in Chicago

    Bicycle Dooring Accident in Chicago
    As the weather is starting to get nicer, the leaves are appearing on the trees and we have hit spring in Chicago, I am reminded that it is also the beginning of bicycle riding season in Chicago.  Bicycle riding in the city of Chicago is…
  • Apr 28

    Bicycle Dooring Accidents in Chicago

    Bicycle Dooring Accidents in Chicago
    As the weather is starting to get nicer, the leaves are appearing on the trees and we have hit spring in Chicago, I am reminded that it is also the beginning of bicycle riding season in Chicago.  Bicycle riding in the city of Chicago is…
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Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

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

http://www.bgsllaw.com/mchenry-county-lawyers
  • Jun 16

    Check Lease When Claiming Landlord Premises Liability

    Check Lease When Claiming Landlord Premises Liability
    There are three factors that a personal injury claimant must prove in a case of premises liability: The defendant owed a duty to maintain the safety of the property; The defendant neglected its duty in the upkeep of the property; and The…
  • Jun 12

    Preparing for a Driver's License Reinstatement Hearing

    Preparing for a Driver's License Reinstatement Hearing
    Your license has been suspended due to your conviction for a traffic-related offense. You adhere to the terms of your punishment, including serving jail time and paying fines. You take required classes to show that you have learned from your…
  • Jun 7

    Recognizing Four Emotional Mistakes During Divorce

    Recognizing Four Emotional Mistakes During Divorce
    Making a mistake during your divorce can put you at a disadvantage and possibly result in a negative outcome in your agreement. An experienced divorce attorney is with you to prevent technical errors in the legal process. However, you are…
Rank this Week: 1262

Controlling Corporate Legal Costs

Controlling Corporate Legal Costs

Covers business law. By Joel A. Webber, P.C.

https://www.controllingcorporatelegalcosts.com/
Rank this Week: 1755

Chicago Injury Blog

Chicago Injury Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Abels & Annes, P.C.

https://www.daveabels.com/blog/
  • Jun 15

    You’ve Been in a Traffic Accident – How Do You Recover Compensation?

    You’ve Been in a Traffic Accident – How Do You Recover Compensation?
    If you have been involved in a traffic accident and suffered injuries, a number of questions immediately come to mind. Are you entitled to compensation? While your own insurance should cover the cost of your injuries, if you were not at fault…
  • Jun 14

    Construction Accidents Are a Leading Cause of On-the-Job Injuries and Death

    Construction Accidents Are a Leading Cause of On-the-Job Injuries and Death
    Construction sites are notoriously dangerous places. Construction workers are killed and injured on the job almost every day of the year. While employment in the construction industry accounts for only 4 percent of total employment,…
  • Jun 8

    Broken Bones Can Result in Thousands of Dollars in Losse

    Broken Bones Can Result in Thousands of Dollars in Losse
    All too often, accidents cause broken bones. Serious fractures can end up costing thousands of dollars in treatment and lost work opportunities and should not be dismissed as minor injuries. Broken bones commonly occur in traffic accidents,…
Rank this Week: 2212

Chicago Injury Lawyers Blog

Chicago Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Therman Law Offices, LTD.

https://www.chicagoinjurylawyersblog.net/
Rank this Week: 2569

Chicago Business Litigation Lawyer…

Chicago Business Litigation Lawyer Blog

Covers class action litigation, fraud, consumer law and shareholder disputes. By DiTommaso Lubin Austermuehle.

http://www.chicagobusinesslitigationlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3652

the wasserblawg

the wasserblawg

Provides Chicago residential real estate information for buyers and sellers. By Michael H. Wasserman.

http://wasserblawg.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 15

    Good for Chicago: Reading in Motion

    Good for Chicago: Reading in Motion
    One thing we don’t love about Chicago is its literacy problem. Our city has one of the lowest adult literacy rates in the country. Thankfully, Reading in Motion works hard to reverse this trend by helping our youngest students learn to…
  • May 22

    Tax hike?! 3 ways to fight the latest Cook County property assessment

    Tax hike?! 3 ways to fight the latest Cook County property assessment
    By Michael H. Wasserman City of Chicago homeowners should be on the lookout for newly proposed assessed valuations from the Cook County Assessor’s office. A property’s assessed valuation has a direct relationship to the…
  • May 15

    Should Lawyers Protect Clients from Wire Transfer Fraud? I say YES!

    Should Lawyers Protect Clients from Wire Transfer Fraud? I say YES!
    By Michael WassermanIn 2017, the FBI reported that wire transfer fraud was up 480% in real estate transactions. It’s a frightening number.Yet more and more, I’ve heard that real estate lawyers won’t discuss transfer…
Rank this Week: 4134

Quinn Law Group, LLC Blog

Quinn Law Group, LLC Blog

Covers personal injury law.

https://www.pquinnlaw.com/park-ridge-lawyer
  • Jun 15

    Beginning Steps to Filing an Auto Accident Claim in Illinoi

    Beginning Steps to Filing an Auto Accident Claim in Illinoi
    Car accidents can be scary and traumatic, and the last thing you want to think about is insurance claims, but that should be one of the first things on your mind. You have to begin your claims process almost immediately after a car accident,…
  • May 29

    Types of Dog Bite Injuries and Infection

    Types of Dog Bite Injuries and Infection
    Dogs are commonly called man’s best friend--and for good reason. More than 36 percent of American households own at least one dog. Dogs have even been proven to decrease stress, get us moving more often and are great playmates for…
  • May 18

    Distracted Driving Causes Accident

    Distracted Driving Causes Accident
    Distracted driving has become a problem in recent years, with the number of crashes involving distracted drivers steadily increasing year after year, according to the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). The National Highway Traffic Safety…
Rank this Week: 1414

Seize Your Business

Seize Your Business

Interviews successful business owners to discuss strategies that can immediately be incorporated. By Kevin O'Flaherty and Jim Waszak.

https://www.oflaherty-law.com/seize-your-business
  • Jun 15

    Chamber630: 2018 Scholorship Award

    Chamber630: 2018 Scholorship Award
    Chamber630 presents their 2018 Scholarship Awards to students who have showed above and beyond dedication to academic, community and personal leadership. Congratulations to all the students and their families!
  • Jun 13

    Making Real Estate Fun #25: Outtakes, Music, and Teases for the Future

    Making Real Estate Fun #25: Outtakes, Music, and Teases for the Future
    In this special episode of Making Real Estate Fun, we look back at the footage from recent episodes that didn't make the cut - and tease the future of guests and topics for the podcast. Let us know in the comments what topics you hope to see…
  • Jun 13

    Logical Logistics: Shipping, Cargo and Airport Stories with Wally Devereaux

    Logical Logistics: Shipping, Cargo and Airport Stories with Wally Devereaux
    In this audio episode of Logical Logistics, host Joe Becht talks with Wally Devereaux of SouthWest Airlines. They discuss shipping and cargo, as well as life as an airport employee.
Rank this Week: 1726

Salvi & Maher, LLC Blog

Salvi & Maher, LLC Blog

Covers personal injury law.

https://www.salvi-law.com/personal-injury-law-blog
  • Jun 15

    Staying Safe As a Summer Cyclist in Chicago and Northern Illinoi

    Staying Safe As a Summer Cyclist in Chicago and Northern Illinoi
    As the weather throughout the greater Chicago area continues to rise in temperature, more and more Chicagoans are electing to ride their bikes as a means of transportation and recreation. Commuting via bike has become a prominent alternative…
  • Jun 13

    Safety Tips for Avoiding Pedestrian Accidents This Summer

    Safety Tips for Avoiding Pedestrian Accidents This Summer
    Throughout the United States, a pedestrian is killed every one and a half hours. In total, 5,987 pedestrians were fatally injured in motor vehicle collisions throughout 2016 alone. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety…
  • Jun 7

    Boating Accidents and Injuries More Common Than Most Assume

    Boating Accidents and Injuries More Common Than Most Assume
    With the summer months in full bloom here in the greater Chicago area, many Chicagoans are hauling their boats out to Illinois’ impressive number of boating attractions. From Lake Michigan to Rock River, Illinois offers boating…
Rank this Week: 1471

Illinois Bicycle Law

Illinois Bicycle Law

Covers Illinois cycling laws and news. By Michael Keating.

http://www.illinoisbicyclelaw.com/
  • Jun 15

    Chicago Bicyclist Killed In Crash In West Town

    Chicago Bicyclist Killed In Crash In West Town
    A Chicago bicyclist was killed while riding his bike on North Ogden Avenue in Chicago's West Town neighborhood. The fatal crash occurred when the driver of a 2014 Lexus turned onto Ogden Avenue from Erie Street. This intersection is near the…
  • May 4

    Dockless Bike Share Comes to Chicago

    Dockless Bike Share Comes to Chicago
    Divvy is in for some competition in the bike share market. A number of companies are trying to bring "dockless" bike share to Chicago. The idea behind dockless bike share is that bicyclists can rent a bike on a short term basis but without…
  • May 1

    Keating Law Offices Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit on Behalf of Fallen Chicago Bicyclist Louis Ray Smith

    Keating Law Offices Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit on Behalf of Fallen Chicago Bicyclist Louis Ray Smith
    North Homan Avenue Towards Scene of CrashKeating Law Offices has filed a Wrongful Death lawsuit on behalf of the family of deceased Chicago bicyclist, Louis Ray Smith. The lawsuit is against the driver of the motor vehicle involved in the…
Rank this Week: 3005

Chicago Personal Injury Blog

Chicago Personal Injury Blog

By Staver Law Group P.C.

http://www.chicagolawyer.com/legal-blog/
  • Jun 15

    Safety Tips for Using Fuel at Work

    Safety Tips for Using Fuel at Work
    Many jobs in the United States require being near fuel and other hazardous products. If you work in an industry where you are often near fuel, it is imperative that you take the proper safety precautions in order to protect yourself and…
  • Jun 14

    Falls Become Second-Leading Cause of Workplace Fatalitie

    Falls Become Second-Leading Cause of Workplace Fatalitie
    Unfortunately, workplace injuries are common. They are especially evident in industries such as construction, steel working, and truck driving. While an array of causes can lead to workplace fatalities, falls are extremely dangerous and have…
  • Jun 13

    U.S. Pedestrian Deaths Continue to Increase

    U.S. Pedestrian Deaths Continue to Increase
    Pedestrian deaths in the United States have been steadily increasing for several years. This is due to several reasons including an increase in electronic distractions, a rise in the number of drunk drivers, and poor vehicle performance. If…
Rank this Week: 1892

Chicago Illinois Car Accident…

Chicago Illinois Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers car accidents, pedestrian accidents, and other personal injury news. By Elman Law Group.

http://www.chicagoillinoiscaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 14

    Fatal Bicycle Accident In Chicago’s West Town Neighborhood

    Fatal Bicycle Accident In Chicago’s West Town Neighborhood
    Bicycling accidents have often been discussed on this site, as they often lead to a range of serious if not life-threatening accident injuries.  Some bicycle accidents lead to the death of the bicyclist, either at the accident scene…
  • Jun 14

    Two Pedestrian Accidents In Chicago Neighborhood

    Two Pedestrian Accidents In Chicago Neighborhood
    Pedestrian safety continues to be a substantial traffic safety concern.  As seen in Chicago area pedestrian accidents, many of which have been summarized on this site, when someone has been hit by a vehicle a range of serious accident…
  • Jun 8

    Two June 2018 Chicago “Wrong-Way Driver” Crashe

    Two June 2018 Chicago “Wrong-Way Driver” Crashe
    “Wrong-Way Driver” incidents continue to happen on Chicago-area expressways, as well as throughout Illinois.  As seen in the “Wrong-Way Drivers” posts on this site, in which many such accidents involving…
Rank this Week: 2715

Illinois DUI Lawyer Blawg

Illinois DUI Lawyer Blawg

Covers Illinois DUI laws and news. By Harvatin Law Offices P.C.

http://www.illinoisduilawyerblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 4335