Monthly Archives: September 2015

Gilfix & La Poll presents estate and long term care seminar at Avenidas Center

On September 10, 2015, attorneys Michael Gilfix and Mark Gilfix of Gilfix & La Poll Associates presented a seminar on living trusts and asset protection in the face of long-term care. The workshop was held in partnership with the Avenidas

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Gilfix & La Poll presents estate and long term care seminar at Avenidas Center

On September 10, 2015, attorneys Michael Gilfix and Mark Gilfix of Gilfix & La Poll Associates presented a seminar on living trusts and asset protection in the face of long-term care. The workshop was held in partnership with the Avenidas

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Internet Enabled Cars are not Immune to Hackers – Podcast

This month’s Chicago Injury Alerts explores cyber security and your internet enabled car. A security researcher had posted a video on YouTube demonstrating that he could hack the OnStar Remotelink application to unlock the doors and start the engine of

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Internet Enabled Cars are not Immune to Hackers – Podcast

This month’s Chicago Injury Alerts explores cyber security and your internet enabled car. A security researcher had posted a video on YouTube demonstrating that he could hack the OnStar Remotelink application to unlock the doors and start the engine of

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Drunk driver with history of offenses kills homecoming king

Occasionally a drunk driver involved in a fatal accident has enough sobriety to realize that they killed someone by driving while inebriated. Just such an event happened in Minnesota when a drunken pickup truck driver collided head-on into a vehicle

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Options for Paying for Assisted Living

Many older Americans who need help with activities of daily living, such as hygiene and medication, have trouble affording the assisted living services they need. Fortunately, there are a variety of alternative funding options available. Many of these options leverage

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Understanding California Spousal Support Rules

Orange County divorce cases can sometimes be complex affairs. A divorce cases usually involves a host of issues that need to be addressed by the two parties before a judge can decide on the final judgment. One of the most

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Ending Your Divorce Case The Right Way

Ideally, couples that are going through divorce need to agree on everything, thus avoiding court and ensuring the best interest of the child is maintained. Yet an ideal situation is hard to find. You need to make the most of

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Illinois lawsuit seeks 4.35 million dollars from pharmaceutical manufacturer

An Illinois pharmaceutical negligence lawsuit seeking $4.35 million has been removed to a multidistrict litigation (MDL) court. The lawsuit, filed against the makers of Xarelto, alleges that the medication, which is designed to prevent strokes, instead prevented the plaintiff’s blood

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It Is What is Done with the Insurance Lead that Truly Counts

Leads in the insurance business are gold, provided they are worked properly and with due diligence. However, it is best to remember that the lead itself does not count as much as what the insurance agent does with it. What

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