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18 Jun 10:00 am
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law The process of obtaining a nursing license can be challenging and time consuming. When seeking initial licensure or applying for a license in another state, you should be aware of delays in the application process due to the investigation of credentials and past practice, as well as the need to comply with licensing standards.... [read post]
18 Jun 9:52 am
Reading the IG report, one can imagine a MAGA hat-wearing Greek chorus in the background chanting, "If a Republican had done this….."  Rep. Trey Gowdy, the Republican former prosecutor who has been defending the DOJ and decried attacks on the FBI, raises that very point in his response:"The treatment afforded to former Secretary Clinton and other potential subjects and targets was starkly different from the FBI's investigation into Trump campaign officials. Voluntariness and consent in the former were replaced with search warrants, subpoenas, and other compulsory processes… [read post]
18 Jun 9:43 am
Despite denials from Conway and others, it’s pretty clear that the White House moved to its zero-tolerance policy in order to put pressure on Democrats in Congress to move to the White House position on border security and immigration reform. So far it’s backfiring, though, and forcing Trump’s allies to run for political cover, thanks at least in part to the confusion among Trump’s team as to whether this was actually a desired outcome or not. It’s time to come up with a Plan B, and maybe to take a second look at the advisors who drove this decision in the… [read post]
18 Jun 9:35 am
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued a warning about the dangers of 15-passenger vans. NHTSA warns that these vehicles are dangerous in the hands of inexperienced drivers. According to NHTSA, 15-passenger vans have a high center of gravity that increases the risk of a rollover accident. Statistics published by NHTSA show that rollovers cause roughly 60 percent of crashes involving these vehicles. In addition, older models of these vans may lack modern safety features that can prevent other types of accidents. There are a few reasons why… [read post]
18 Jun 9:35 am
Tips on Swimming Pool Safety I’m Ed Smith a Modesto personal injury lawyer. Swimming pool season is here and causes many accidental drownings every year. Over half of those who suffer near drownings require hospitalization and some of those suffer permanent brain injuries or damage that affects them the rest of their lives. Children are particularly vulnerable to accidental and near drownings. Preventing Entrapment and Drownings Continue reading [read post]
18 Jun 9:30 am
The Crimes Compensation Act is a law injured Floridians can take advantage of in the event of an incident involving a criminal. If someone suffers an injury while trying to stop another person’s felony or misdemeanor offense, the victim has the right to seek “crimes compensation.” This is a type of federal financial assistance for victims of adult and juvenile crimes. Find out what the Crimes Compensation Act says, whether you qualify for restitution, and how much you might be eligible to receive. Who Does the Crimes Compensation Act Help? The Florida legislature… [read post]
18 Jun 9:19 am
The administrator of a Nevada foreclosure mediation program has picked a Baltimore nonprofit’s web-based platform for communication in its cases. Home Means Nevada has chosen Baltimore-based nonprofit Hope Loanport Inc.’s platform as the designated channel for all stakeholders involved in the foreclosure mediation process in Nevada. Cam Melchiorre, president and director of regulatory compliance at IndiSoft LLC of ... [read post]
18 Jun 9:16 am
Motorcyclist Hospitalized After Eureka Crash I’m Ed Smith, a Eureka personal injury lawyer. One local man was sent to the hospital after he received injuries in a collision that took place in Eureka on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Officers from California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the accident happened during the early afternoon and added that the crash only involved one vehicle in addition to the motorcycle. The CHP says that they are still in the process of investigating the accident to find out what factors may have been involved. Updates on the condition of the injured… [read post]
18 Jun 9:15 am
by Dennis Crouch In the pending case of Helsinn Healthcare S.A. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., et al., No. 17-1229 (Supreme Court 2018), the petitioner has asked the Supreme Court to offer its statement on whether Congress altered the “on sale bar” to now apply only to non-confidential sales or offers. Question Presented: Whether, under the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, an inventor’s sale of an invention to a third party that is obligated to keep the invention confidential qualifies as prior art for purposes of determining the patentability of the invention. In… [read post]
18 Jun 9:10 am
The attempt by Wisconsin Democrats to claim partisan gerrymandering as a form of actionable discrimination has failed at the Supreme Court — at least for now. In a decision joined at least in part by all nine justices, the court sent Gill v Whitford back to the district court after ruling that the plaintiffs failed to show “concrete and particularized injuries.” However, the decision stops short of dismissing the effort entirely, allowing the plaintiffs an opportunity to try again: via hotair.com Those darn passive virtues. [read post]
18 Jun 9:04 am
Justice Breyer delivered the opinion of the Court in Chavez-Meza v. United States. Justice Kennedy dissented, joined by Justices Sotomayor and Kagan. Justice Gorsuch did not participate. [read post]
18 Jun 9:00 am
O’Ryan Law Firm, on behalf of the Plaintiff, Dr. B, recently settled a lawsuit against Lincoln National Life Insurance Company (“Lincoln National”) for the denial of Dr. B’s claim for long term disability insurance benefits. Dr. B was a radiologist at a regional hospital, where he worked approximately 10-14 hour days which consisted primarily of interpreting diagnostic images on a computer monitor. The position demanded absolute accuracy in reading diagnostic images, as even a single mistake or omission could be the difference between life and death for a… [read post]
18 Jun 8:59 am
Justice Sotomayor delivered the opinion of the Court in Rosales-Mireles v. United States. Justice Thomas, joined by Justice Alito, dissented. [read post]
18 Jun 8:56 am
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18 Jun 8:43 am
by Michael C. DorfThis is shaping up as a real nothing of a Supreme Court Term. Two weeks ago, the Court ducked the important questions in Masterpiece Cakeshop and Hughes v. United States. Today the Court ducked the question whether claims challenging partisan gerrymandering present non-justiciable political questions and if not, how to adjudicate them. In a brief per curiam in Benisek v. Lamone, the Court affirmed the district court's denial of preliminary injunctive relief in Republicans' challenge to Maryland gerrymandering, relying entirely on the technical details of the standard… [read post]