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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...

2014-08-12 23:02:26

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) that claim the popular statin medication caused patients to develop Type 2 diabetes continue to mount in a federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports....

2014-08-12 00:21:01

Financing will support expansion of GenoSpace's customer and user base in research, clinical development, laboratory medicine and clinical care CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenoSpace, a precision medicine software company that has developed a comprehensive suite of tools to enable the broad use of genomic data in research and clinical care, today announced that it completed a financing deal with Thomson Reuters, the world leader in providing intelligent information...

2014-08-07 23:03:24

A&A Packaging comments on the recent marijuana packaging guidelines passed by Colorado officials and how the new rules are influencing the distribution side of the industry. Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 In a recent report by Reuters, the Colorado Department of Revenue has issued new rules designed to tighten the legal marijuana industry’s distribution and sales of medical marijuana to the public. Under the new and more restrictive guidelines issued by the Colorado task force,...

hacking a plane
2014-08-06 06:33:24

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The satellite communications equipment of passenger jets can be hacked through their wireless internet and inflight entertainment systems, claims one prominent cybersecurity researcher who has promised to reveal the details of his work Thursday at the annual Black Hat hacking conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. According to Reuters reporter Jim Finkle, IOActive consultant Ruben Santamarta plans to discuss vulnerabilities he has...

2014-08-01 23:00:46

Power morcellators, used during hysterectomy and fibroid removal procedures may potentially spread various hidden cancers in women’s bodies. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices and drugs reports that Johnson & Johnson announced it would be recalling its Ethicon surgical power morcellator devices used for the removal of fibroid masses. The device...

2014-07-23 08:27:38

Expanded range of BGC Partners over-the-counter data available via Eikon and Elektron with new market data distribution & access model NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, and BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners" or "BGC"), a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced a strategic agreement to expand customer access to...

Satya Nadella
2014-07-18 08:55:47

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Microsoft has announced that it will be cutting as many as 18,000 jobs, the largest workforce reduction in the 39-year history of the Redmond, Washington-based computer and technology giant, various media outlets have reported. According to Reuters reporter Bill Rigby, the cuts announced Thursday by new CEO Satya Nadella represent 14 percent of Microsoft’s total workforce, and the “larger-than-expected” layoffs come as the...

loggerhead sea turtle
2014-07-11 05:07:46

Gerard LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), in conjunction with the Department of Interior’s U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), has designated two final rules for the critical habitat of the loggerhead sea turtle. The turtle is a threatened species, and their habitat includes the Atlantic Ocean and coastal beaches along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. NOAA has...

Bitcoin Raid Nets French Police With $272,000 In Illegal Virtual Money
2014-07-07 10:25:16

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday it was announced that French law enforcement have dismantled an illegal Bitcoin exchange and seized 388 virtual currency units, according to the Reuters news agency. The seized Bitcoins had a reported value of 200,000 euros, or $272,700. This was reportedly the first such law enforcement operation conducted in Europe to investigate illegal selling of the virtual currency. Two people in the Riviera coastal cities of Cannes...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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