Monthly Archives: October 2014

Respondeat superior may not apply for FedEx employees

The doctrine of respondeat superior typically applies wherever there is an employer/employee relationship.  However, it does not apply to FedEx Ground drivers. They are not considered employees, but are instead classified as independent contractors.  The company states that it does

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The Date of Separation in California is Important

In California, couples need to mark the date of their separation. The date is necessary to determine property and spousal support rights and interests.  Property acquired after the date of separation is deemed to be separate to each party; property

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Begley “Planning for College” Seminar

Free Seminar – Planning, Saving and Paying for College November 18, 2014 at 6pm RSVP by calling (856) 235-8501  

Posted in Elder Law, Estate Planning, Legal, Legal Articles, Special Needs

Meteorologist sues TV station, claiming age and disability discrimination

A Texas television station’s chief meteorologist has sued his former employer, claiming age and disability discrimination. Bob French has filed the federal discrimination lawsuit against KBTX in College Station and Bryan. He has also claimed retaliation, harassment and violations of

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Football player’s brain injury sparks lawsuit against Hillsborough County School District

The parents of a high school football player have filed a lawsuit against the Hillsborough County School District over a brain injury sustained by their son. In October 2013, Sean McNamee, a Wharton High School student, was injured during a

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A Frightening Look at Medical Malpractice – Podcast

On this month’s Chicago Injury Alert, we talk about scary statistics regarding medical malpractice.

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Planning for the future: ideas and technologies for aging in place

As more Baby Boomers reach their senior years, more policymakers and elder health advocates are turning their attention to the issues behind aging in place. Overwhelmingly, research shows that older Americans would prefer to age at home or in other

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Your insurance agency is multifaceted so you must market all departments not just life insurance

Your agency does so many things and handles health insurance to group insurance, and just about everything in between. Market it that way. It opens many more doors for you when sourcing potential customers. First, buy the exclusive health insurance

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Be Financially Worry-Free and Risk-Free During the Legal Process with Litigation Funding Services

One problem facing litigants today is the time it takes to pursue a lawsuit against a negligent party. In many cases, personal injury lawsuits can take years to reach a settlement. Meanwhile, monthly expenses continue and litigants are sometimes, financially

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Plaintiffs Rebuild Their Life and wait out the Legal Process Worry-Free with Litigation Funding

One problem facing litigants today is the time it takes to pursue a lawsuit against a negligent party. In many cases, personal injury lawsuits can take years to reach a settlement. Meanwhile, monthly expenses continue and litigants are sometimes, financially

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