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2014-07-18 23:06:32

Lawyers representing clients in St. Louis car accident claims at The Onder Law Firm offer no-obligation case review to St. Louis drivers harmed in a Missouri or Illinois auto accident. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 The attorneys handling St. Louis car accident claims at The Onder Law Firm have devoted a portion of their firm's website to Missouri and Illinois auto accident claims, especially for those who sustained an injury as a result of the car accident. The Onder Law Firm,...

2014-07-18 23:06:10

Fall from historic roof caused by employer’s failure to comply with historic scaffold law, complaint alleged. ALBANY, New York (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Three years after Chad Scribner fell off the roof of the Capitol Building in Albany, a New York State Court of Claims judge has issued a 20-page decision, finding that, in violation of New York’s “Scaffold Law,” Mr. Scribner was not provided any safety device to prevent him from falling, the law firm of Powers & Santola, LLP,...

2014-07-18 23:06:02

VALOR Training is being provided by the Institute for Intergovernmental Research and offered August 26–27 at the Rose State College campus in Midwest City. http://www.rose.edu Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Increasing cases of ambush-style assaults on law enforcement officers have prompted new tactics. Training in these tactics is being provided by the Institute for Intergovernmental Research and offered August 26–27 at the Rose State College campus in Midwest City....

2014-07-18 23:04:17

Court Issues Transfer Order in Anticipation of Many More Filings DALLAS (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 The number of lawsuits filed involving plaintiffs claiming they suffered adverse health affects after taking drugs associated with testosterone therapy more than doubled from June 6-16, 2014, reports the national law firm of Baron and Budd. On June 6 there were 45 such lawsuits pending in the U.S. District Court of Illinois, but by June 16 there were nearly 100 lawsuits pending. (In re:...

2014-07-18 23:02:07

The Firm is investigating testosterone lawsuits on behalf of men who allegedly suffered heart attacks, strokes, blood clots and other serious cardiovascular events due to the use of low testosterone therapies. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Concerns surrounding certain testosterone treatments (http://www.injurybeacon.com/testosterone-androgel/) continued to reach new heights this month with a new study that found a significant increase in the number of Canadian men taking the...

2014-07-18 23:01:35

The Department of Justice announced in late June that it settled with Omnicare, Inc. concerning at least one qui tam whistleblower case involving allegations over kickbacks from discounts offered to skilled nursing homes for Medicare and Medicaid patients. The scheme was put in place to encourage facilities to choose Omnicare as their pharmacy provider. Port Washington, NY (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that has long been dedicated to protecting the rights...

2014-07-18 23:01:07

The Firm is actively filing Stryker hip lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allege injuries caused by the Rejuvenate and ABG II modular-neck hip stems. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 More than 450 additional Stryker recall (http://strykerhiprecallclaims.com/) lawsuits have been filed in New Jersey Superior Court in less than a month, suggesting continued progress in the Bergen County litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. A Case List posted July 8th on the Court’s website...

2014-07-18 16:20:34

NEW YORK, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of FedEx Corporation ("FedEx" or the "Company") (NYSE: FDX). The investigation focuses on whether the Company and certain of its executives violated federal securities laws. On July 17, 2014, FedEx announced in a regulatory filing that it has received, "requests for information from the U.S. Department of...

2014-07-18 11:29:32

Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research A new study has examined campus police/security responses to serious, underage, and less-serious alcohol incidents on and off campus at 343 colleges across the United States. Results show that campus security or law enforcement officials were not likely to issue citations for alcohol-law violations. Students were usually referred for discipline or sanctions to other university officials rather than formal courts, and were generally not...

2014-07-17 23:10:07

The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is urging a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or their family members to call them at 866-714-6466 for instant access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma compensation attorneys, along with personalized research for possible treatment options including chemotherapy. However, as the Compensation Center would like to explain, treatments options such as chemotherapy must occur simultaneously with mesothelioma legal experts who are focused on...

Latest Law Crime Reference Libraries

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,...

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...

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....

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...

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
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'