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2014-09-25 23:08:23

Attorneys to Serve on S.C. Bar Leadership and S.C. Workers’ Compensation Commission Committee Columbia, South Carolina (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Andrew Cole will serve as chair of the Practice and Procedure Committee for the South Carolina Bar for 2014-2015, and Blakely Molitor will serve on the Narcotics Use Advisory Committee for the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission. As chair of the Practice and Procedure Committee,...

2014-09-25 23:01:37

The Firm is representing hundreds of women who allegedly suffered serious vaginal mesh complications due to devices manufactured by Boston Scientific Corp. and other companies. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Vaginal mesh lawsuits (http://www.transvaginalmeshlawsuithelp.com/) filed against Boston Scientific Corp. continue to move forward in courts around the U.S., Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an Order issued on September 18th in the U.S. District Court,...

2014-09-25 16:21:04

CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PODS Enterprises, Inc. prevailed in their lawsuit against U-Haul International, Inc. The jury found U-Haul liable for federal and state trademark infringement of the famous PODS® trademark as well as federal and state trademark dilution, unfair competition and deceptive trade practices. The jury awarded PODS $60.7 million in damages. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140925/148465 "We thank the jury for their hard work and...

2014-09-25 04:22:13

Case Funding Firm adds to funding amounts as Bellwether trials kick into high gear after $9Bil verdict is failed to be dismissed on Takeda post-trial motion. HOUSTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they have increased their funding amounts on Actos cases as the litigation picks up steam as more bellwether trials are expected in 2015. On August 28th, according to Business Week and Bloomberg News, Takeda...

2014-09-24 23:14:46

Farar & Lewis LLP Announce New Complimentary Consultation For Woodland Hills Personal Injury Claims (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Farar & Lewis LLP, the premier Woodland Hills personal injury lawyers, are pleased to announce an all new complimentary consultation towards Woodland Hills personal injury claims. Victims of personal injuries in Woodland Hills are encouraged to visit: http://www.schoolmatters.com/Los-Angeles-Personal-Injury-Lawyers/woodland-hills-personal-injury-lawyer/...

2014-09-24 23:11:55

Collections on Contingency is a unique, personalized service for individuals or companies who have been unable to successfully collect debt through the normal channels. The company provides debt collection investigation for services rendered and legal judgments. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 As principal of Collections on Contingency, Armando Zatarain built the company around his 30 years of private investigative and surveillance service, valuable contacts, and a powerful...

2014-09-24 23:09:48

1-800-LAW-FIRM will award a $10,000 scholarship to the law student who can best communicate how he or she plans to improve the legal system in 1,000 words or more. The last day to enter the essay contest is October 5, 2014. West Bloomfield, MI (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 1-800-LAW-FIRM believes that our legal system is flawed. That is why founder and CEO Ari Kresch wants to help provide the means for change. This year, 1-800-LAW-FIRM will award a $10,000 scholarship to the law student...

2014-09-24 23:08:12

With an aim to provide the best jewel boxes, Jewelbox Display & Supply Co. now offers an attractive range of jewelry display at the wholesale prices. The company houses some premium quality jewelry displays that are perfectly oriented for specific jewelry pieces, and provides greater displays to the customer. Sun Valley, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 With an aim to provide the best jewel boxes, Jewelbox Display & Supply Co. now offers an attractive range of jewelry display at the...

2014-09-24 23:07:33

David Mepham, partner at Hodgkinson Street Mepham, LLC, engages students in small group discussions about medical and legal issues they are likely to encounter in residency. Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Hodgkinson Street Mepham, LLC, a Portland litigation defense law firm, is honored to partner with Oregon Health & Sciences University (OHSU) for an annual two day session on professionalism and law for fourth-year medical students transitioning into OHSU’s Residency...

2014-09-24 23:05:36

13 “Best of” placements with four products earning top honors in the Legal Research, Docket Management and Managed Services categories. New York, NY/ Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 LexisNexis® Legal & Professional (lexisnexis.com), a leading provider of content and technology solutions, announced today that four of its products and services were recognized as category leaders in the Fifth Annual New York Law Journal Reader Rankings survey, with a total of 13 “Best...


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2010-09-29 14:57:36

A tape drive is a storage device that reads and writes data on a magnetic tape. It is mostly used for offline, archival data storage. Tape media is generally cost efficient and has a long archival strength. In contrast to a disk drive which provides random access storage, a tape drive provides sequential access storage. This takes the tape drive a substantial amount of time between winding tape between reels and reading individual data, which is much longer than a disk drive. Consequently,...

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2009-04-28 16:36:07

Chicago police sergeant, Louis R. Vitullo, focused his career in the city's crime lab and eventually because chief microanalyst. He created an organized method by which to collect and analyze evidence in sexual assault cases. The tools necessary to follow this process are all contained together in a standardized kit, originally called a Vitullo kit. Today, they are more commonly referred to as SAEK or rape kits. Louis Vitullo died on January 3, 2006 at Good Shepherd Hospital in...

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2007-07-16 13:36:43

The Cape Lion, Panthera leo melanochaitus, is an extinct wild subspecies of lion. The Cape Lion was not the only subspecies in South Africa, and its range is unclear. It was primarily found in Cape Province around Cape Town. The last Cape Lion seen in the province was killed in 1858. There are claims of people today that have captive Cape lions, although it is unclear how pure bred these are as many lions that are kept in captivity have been crossbred with many other dark-haired lions....

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2007-04-13 19:49:32

The Death Valley pupfish, Cyprinodon salinus salinus, is a species of fish that is the last known survivor of what is thought to have been a large ecosystem of fish species that lived in Lake Manly which dried up at the end of the last ice age leaving the present day Death Valley in California. The pupfish is adapted to the shallow, hot, salty water of a particular part of Salt Creek that flows above ground year-round, and is also sometimes referred to as Salt Creek Pupfish. A subspecies...

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2006-12-28 14:03:39

The black-headed spider monkey, Ateles fusciceps, is a species of spider monkey. It is a type of New World monkey, from Central and South America. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador and Panama.

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Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'