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2013-07-03 23:02:32

Each year, New York Magazine publishes its "New York's Top Verdicts & Settlements" section, which lists the largest personal injury verdicts and settlements procured in New York State. The 2012 edition was published in the June 3-10, 2013 New York Magazine, and Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP was the law firm reported to have by far the most multi-million dollar resolutions in the State. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 New York Magazine's June 3-10, 2013...

2013-06-28 23:01:50

Farrell Construction of Neosho, Mo. was honored with the National Building of the Year award by Metallic Building Company on June 25. Joplin, MO (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Farrell Construction of Neosho, Mo. was honored with the National Building of the Year award by Metallic Building Company on June 25. The award ceremony was held during a luncheon at the Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce. Dennis Farrell, president, and Cory Farrell, vice president, were presented the prestigious award for a...

2013-06-17 23:23:17

Veterans Omar Romney and Michael Manning rode with former President George W. Bush during the third annual Warrior 100K Ride in Texas May 23-25. Holbrook, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Army Staff Sergeant Omar Romney was impressed. As one of 15 participants in the George W. Bush Presidential Center´s Warrior 100K Ride May 23-25, he had the opportunity to not only meet the former president, but also ride with him. “The President says this is not a race but he sure likes to go...

2013-06-17 23:01:01

New York personal injury law firm Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP is involved in a number of charitable causes. This Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 7am, firm Partners Stephen J. Murphy and David L. Scher will appear on Kevin Burke's "Get Active" radio show on Z100 to discuss the firm and its involvement with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 The personal injury trial attorneys at Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP are pleased to announce that firm Partners...

2013-06-13 23:04:51

New York personal injury law firm Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP comments on the harrowing rescue of Hearst Tower window washers after their scaffold broke, and cites this as an example of why New York's worker safety laws must be preserved. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 As reported by the ABC News article linked below (June 12, 2013 article titled "Workers Pulled to Safety Through 44th Story Window at Hearst Tower in New York City), two window washers were rescued yesterday, June 12,...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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