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2014-09-16 23:04:18

Louise K.Y. Ing named Hawai`i Lawyer of the Year for Bet-the-Company Litigation and Bankruptcy Litigation Honolulu, Hawaii (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Thirteen Alston Hunt Floyd & Ing (AHFI) attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2015 Best Lawyers in America® list (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc. of Aiken, SC). AHFI stockholder/director Louise K.Y. Ing has been named 2015 Hawai`i Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers® in two practice areas:...

2014-09-16 23:02:57

The Firm is representing numerous DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit clients who suffered metallosis, chronic pain, premature device failure, and other serious complications, allegedly due to a metal-on-metal version of the Pinnacle Hip Replacement System. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 The first federal trial of a DePuy Pinnacle hip replacement lawsuit (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/depuy-pinnacle/lawsuit) now underway in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas...

2014-09-16 23:02:38

The Firm is representing hundreds of women who have filed vaginal mesh lawsuits against C.R. Bard, Inc. and other pelvic mesh manufacturers. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Thousands of vaginal mesh lawsuits (http://www.transvaginalmeshlawsuithelp.com/) filed against C.R. Bard, Inc. continue to move forward in a federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an Order dated...

2014-09-16 23:02:27

The settlement for insurance policy limits was reached September 10th. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 The child molestation victim lawyers at Estey Bomberger have obtained a $3 million settlement for students who, according to case documents, were allegedly sexually abused by their Spanish teacher at a private school in San Diego. The victims were allegedly in elementary school when they were touched inappropriately from 2008-2010. The name of the defendant in the case remains...

2014-09-16 23:01:07

After the jury in the second bellwether trial involving a vaginal mesh manufactured by Ethicon awarded the plaintiff $3.27 million in damages, Ethicon seeks to have the verdict overturned on appeal. Rockville Centre, NY (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 The second federal bellwether trial involving a vaginal mesh product manufactured by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ethicon concluded with the jury in the case finding in favor of plaintiff Jo Huskey and awarding her $3.27 million in damages,...

2014-09-16 16:25:24

DALLAS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Name shareholders Donald E. Godwin and Marilea Lewis, along with 10 additional attorneys from the Dallas and Houston offices of the trial and appellate law firm Godwin Lewis PC, are being honored on the 2014 Texas Super Lawyers list of the state's top attorneys. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146447 "Our firm is home to a great number of truly outstanding attorneys who could have easily joined the 12 of us on this list," says Mr....

2014-09-16 12:25:17

Federal prison population declined for first time since 1980 WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. state and federal prisons held an estimated 1,574,700 inmates on December 31, 2013, an increase of 4,300 prisoners over yearend 2012, the Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today. This was the first increase in the state prison population reported since 2009. While the state prison population increased by about 6,300 during 2013, the...

2014-09-16 12:21:12

WAYNE, Pa., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan & Maniskas, LLP is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. ("TRW" or the "Company") (NYSE: TRW) concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law related to the Company's efforts to sell the Company to ZF Friedrichshafen AG in a transaction valued at approximately $13.5 billion. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121112/MM11729LOGO If you own shares...

2014-09-16 08:36:38

DALLAS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Portland, Oregon has awarded a major contract to Orion Communications, Inc. for its AgencyWeb(®) CourtNotify electronic subpoena management solution. AgencyWeb(®) CourtNotify will be replacing the existing Law Enforcement Court Scheduling System that is owned and operated by the Portland Police Bureau (PPB). This legacy mainframe application is currently being used by PPB and three other agencies in Multnomah County; as well as...

2014-09-16 08:31:38

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is incredibly passionate about compensation for individuals diagnosed with this asbestos exposure form of cancer, especially if they live in New Jersey, New York, or Pennsylvania, and they offer victims, in these states instant access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, who are also among the leaders in mesothelioma compensation nationwide. If a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma does not want to...


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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
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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