Monthly Archives: September 2016

GTECH Files Reply Brief

GTECH filed its Reply Brief in the Austin Court of Appeals.  In its brief, GTECH maintains that it did not exercise any discretion in deciding to use misleading language on the Fun 5’s scratch-off tickets.  GTECH urges the Court of

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H-1B lottery

Every year as winter starts to fade into spring, the Citizenship and Immigration Service receives thousands of petitions for H-1B visas. 236 thousand petitions last year to be precise. H-1B visas are used by US Employers to get highly qualified

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Freedom Tower contractor found guilty of wire fraud

A Canadian contractor working on the Freedom Tower in New York City was convicted of wire fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud charges on August 10. A Manhattan federal jury found Larry Davis, 65, and his company guilty of

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Was This Chicago Accident Preventable?

In this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at whether increased stop signs and traffic lights can prevent future car accidents.

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The success of your insurance agency is 100 percent reliant on you

Even though you may be buying quality leads from a lead generation company, leads alone do not sell the product. The agent buying the leads is responsible for working those leads promptly, enthusiastically, and confidently. Quality leads only open the

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Pressure Sores, Necrotic Penis Contribute to Nursing Home Resident’s Death

Donald Shelton died in the Madison Health and Rehabilitation Center as a result of grave injuries. His estate is suing the facility for wrongful death and negligence. Shelton, who was 78 at the time of his death, was a retired

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No Child Injuries in Miami School Bus, Man Hospitalized

One man was transported to a local hospital recently following a Miami school bus accident in which the bus was packed with small children.  NBC-6 reported the incident occurred underneath Florida’s Turnpike, on SW Coral Reef Drive near SW 152nd

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Alcohol and Speed Probable Cause of Fatal Crash on the LIE

Three people died and nearly a dozen others were injured after a multi-vehicle crash on the Long Island Expressway (LIE) in Queens last month. The initial crash occurred when the 25-year-old driver of a black Infiniti apparently lost control and

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WHAT IS A SELF-SETTLED SPECIAL NEEDS TRUST?

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., CELA Trusts for disabled individuals who have not reached age 65 and are funded with assets of the disabled person are authorized under OBRA-93.[1] The trust is for the benefit of disabled persons. The person

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WHAT IS A THIRD PARTY SPECIAL NEEDS TRUST?

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., CELA A Third Party Special Needs Trust is usually used in a Medicaid context not for the benefit of the grantor of the trust, but for the beneficiary. The grantor of the trust is typically

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