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2014-08-13 23:06:03

The Appeals Court found the lower Court judge was in error when he tossed out 211 worker claims over undiagnosed or late diagnosed injuries allegedly related to their work at the WTC site. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national personal injury law firm that has spent many years advocating to ensure that the heroes of 9/11 are never forgotten, comments that a federal appeals court just reopened 211 claims made by cleanup workers seeking...

2014-08-13 12:26:12

WASHINGTON, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Immigration has dominated the headlines in recent weeks. What do we do with children illegally crossing the border? Can our courts handle the surge of cases? President Obama has called for hiring more immigration judges. Will it help? What reform measures will make a difference? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080917/NPCLOGO Two federal immigration judges will discuss what is working in the immigration adjudication system...

2014-08-12 23:08:46

After six weeks and several hundred submissions from all over the world, 12 finalists from 12 countries have been shortlisted and their designs are now open to public vote in the LELO UnDesign Awards. Stockholm/San Jose (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 After six weeks and several hundred submissions from all over the world, 12 finalists from 12 countries have been shortlisted and their designs are now open to public vote in the LELO UnDesign Awards. LELO, a Swedish Design brand, challenged...

2014-08-07 12:25:23

Judge had previously warned Moritt Hock & Hamroff about possibility of disgorgement HUNTINGTON, N.Y., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a highly unusual and almost unprecedented decision, Suffolk County Surrogate's Court Judge John M. Czygier Jr. put the brakes on the runaway legal fees in the Estate of noted E. Hampton sculptor Norman J. Mercer being paid to the local Long Island law firm Moritt Hock & Hamroff by BNY Mellon and its co-trustees. In his July 10, 2014 decision,...

2014-08-06 12:26:33

"Blindfolds Off - Judges On How They Decide" Released July 28, 2014 NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a national law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami and Washington, DC, has announced the release of Joel Cohen's new book, "Blindfolds Off - Judges On How They Decide" (ABA Publishing, Hardcover Edition). Blindfolds Off is dedicated to the great jurist Benjamin Cardozo, who famously pronounced that, however hard they try, judges can't...

2014-08-04 23:00:58

The Honorable Judge Bernal's ruling certifying a class of Claims Adjusters in order to seek back overtime pay could have large implications for employees working as Claims Adjusters in California Riverside, California (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 On July 30, 2014, the Honorable Judge Jesus G. Bernal ruled a lawsuit brought on behalf of Arthur J. Gallagher Service Company, LLC's Claims Adjusters should be able to proceed as a class action. This ruling means that all employees who worked...

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2014-08-03 04:48:19

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a case thought to be the first of its kind, Microsoft challenged a warrant issued by the American government requesting that emails stored on a foreign server, in Dublin, Ireland, be submitted as part of a criminal investigation - and lost. Microsoft's objection was on the grounds that the application of US law overseas was improper, but in the latest episode of a saga which began in December, after the order was issued in...

2014-08-01 23:00:40

Judge Matthew F. Kennelly of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois issued a case management order (CMO4) yesterday, appointing 32 attorneys to various leadership positions in the Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) multidistrict litigation (MDL). He designated Michelle L. Kranz, of Zoll, Kranz & Borgess LLC as one of seven members newly formed Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee. Toledo, Ohio (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict...

warrant issued to access email account
2014-07-21 09:19:36

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Seen as a defeat for internet privacy advocates, a US District Court judge has approved a warrant to access the entire contents of a Gmail account owned by a person being investigated for their involvement in a money laundering scheme, according to Reuters. In defending the decision, U.S. Magistrate Judge Gabriel Gorenstein said courts have a history of authorizing law enforcement to search documents in trying to determine if they fall...

2014-07-18 23:07:56

A Florida Judge has denied the defendants in a negligence lawsuit against the US Navy, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and two defense contractors, a motion to dismiss after being provided with emails exchanged between a human rights group, Freedom From Covert Harassment and Surveillance and Washington Navy Yard shooter, Aaron Alexis, two weeks prior to his shooting rampage. Upland, California (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Family members of a victim of Washington Navy Yard shooter, Aaron...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.