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2014-09-09 23:01:47

Michelle Almeida recognized by Super Lawyers in health care law. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde LLP (ICRH) is pleased to announce Michelle Almeida, an associate with Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde LLP, has been named a rising star in health care law by Super Lawyers. Michelle practices in the areas of business and corporate law, commercial real estate, health care, and liquor licensing. Before she joined ICRH, she practiced law...

2014-09-09 23:01:43

The Firm is representing hundreds of women in transvaginal mesh lawsuits who were allegedly injured by products manufactured by Ethicon, Inc. and other companies. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 As transvaginal mesh lawsuits (http://www.transvaginalmeshlawsuithelp.com/ ) continue to move forward in U.S. courts, Bernstein notes that last week’s $3.27 million verdict against Ethicon, Inc. is having an impact far beyond the U.S. According to a report from the Scottish Daily...

2014-09-09 23:01:08

Hastings and Hastings, a law firm with over 150 years of combined legal experience announces saving a client $20,000 on a go-kart accident. This is just one example where Hastings and Hastings have saved accident victims a combined total in excess of $11 million over the last several years. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Hastings and Hastings, a law firm with over 150 years of combined legal experience announces saving a client $20,000 on a go-kart accident. This is just one...

2014-09-09 16:24:03

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Daun Slagle has filed a lawsuit asserting defamation and other causes of action against A&E Television Networks, Lifetime Movie Network and other defendants involved in the production and airing of the Lifetime original movie Happy Face Killer. Happy Face Killer purports to be the true story of serial killer Keith Jesperson's murder spree. Keith Jesperson killed at least 8 women between the period of 1990 to 1995. Keith Jesperson is...

2014-09-09 12:33:22

In the Face of a "Terminating Monopoly" the FCC Cannot Forbear From Tariffing Requirement WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the Federal Communications Commission works its way through formulating a new set of legally-sustainable "Open Internet" rules, the agency is coming under intense political pressure to reclassify broadband Internet access as a common carrier telecommunications service under Title II of the Communications Act. Doing so, it is argued, is the...

2014-09-09 12:31:05

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After an extensive investigation, the General Counsel of the Agricultural Labor Relations Board (ALRB) filed a complaint against Gerawan Farming, Inc. alleging that the company committed wide-ranging and serious violations of the Agricultural Labor Relations Act that undermined the rights of Gerawan's employees and the union that represents them. "No employee in the fields should be coerced by their employers when it comes...

2014-09-09 12:29:57

NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Massachusetts surgeon who has done so much to bring national attention to the dangers of power morcellators (http://www.drugbot.com/morcellator/) says he will continue to push for a recall of the devices, despite being threatened with legal action by one of their manufacturers, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. In an interview with MedPage Today, Dr. Hooman Noorchashm said he was "not fazed at all" by a letter threatening legal action he...

2014-09-09 12:25:38

PENSACOLA, Fla., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fred Levin, whose illustrious and controversial career as a pioneering personal injury lawyer is highlighted by his role in bringing down Big Tobacco in the largest legal settlement ever, seemed the least likely to succeed in a law career that has netted him hundreds of millions of dollars, and has made him one of the most loved and hated lawyers in America. He is a founding member of the Trial Lawyers Hall of Fame. In the new book And Give Up...

2014-09-09 12:24:55

Pegasus Legal Funding LLC, Ready to Provide Assistance to Those Adversely Affected NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama is putting his foot down when it comes to the compliance of federal contractors and labor laws. In July, Obama signed an executive order to have the General Services Administration create a centralized website as a means to gather the information that will be used to identify those who could be considered the worst offenders when it comes...

2014-09-09 08:31:40

Rape Kit Action Project coalition members join with California advocates to support AB 1517 WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National victim advocate groups belonging to the Rape Kit Action Project (RKAP) have joined forces with California-based advocates, including the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault, to urge Governor Brown to sign AB 1517, a bill that would provide justice for countless victims of sexual assault and safer communities to live and work. The bill...


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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
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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