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The Integrated and Coordinated Approach to Title IX Compliance
Hailey French’s Story – When millions barely cover the bills.
Civil Sexual Assault Episode 3: Challenges Facing Survivors Seeking Redress Through the Civil Courts
The Keys to Assessing Sexual Abuse Claims - Civil Sexual Assault Episode 2
Civil Sexual Assault: Options for Redress
What happens if more than one person is responsible for an accident?
Catastrophic Impairment: What it means and why it's important to you if you've been hurt in a car accident
What is Subrogation and How Does it Affect Settlement Amounts?
Superman's Legal Duty
Gene Grabowski on Pharmaceutical & Medical Devices
Best Practices: Institutional Response to Sexual Misconduct (Podcast)
What Money Damages Are Available In A Personal Injury Claim?
Do you know the restrictions for a probationary driver in New Jersey?
Car Accidents and the Things You Need to Know
Webinar: Investigating and Resolving Sexual Assaults on Campus
Lessons from Amusement Park Safety Concerns: An Integrated Approach to Business Regulation
Money Talks: Safe Places & Breach of Security (Part I)
Ruling in a 4-2 decision, the Australian High Court denied a government employee worker’s compensation claim for an injury the employee sustained while having sex in a motel room during a business trip.
Damages owed from illness and death claims resulting from actual or alleged food and beverage contamination, along with the cost of recalls of potentially contaminated products, present serious financial risk to companies...more
A new decision of the Supreme Court of Canada highlights a fundamental difference between purely no-fault automobile insurance jurisdictions like Quebec and fault-based automobile insurance jurisdictions like Alberta. The...more
Columbia, MO – February 28, 2012 -- To SSA, the word “disabled” is not a medical term. This is the number one reason that the agency will not accept your doctor’s pronouncement that you are “disabled.” To SSA, being disabled...more
A FSCO arbitrator has ordered a claimant to produce to the insurer all photographs with her image posted to her Facebook profile (including any limited-access or private portion of her profile) for the period May 5, 2008 to...more
The California Department of Insurance issued a notice on October 24, 2011, which advises that most of the amendments to regulatory section 2632.13 apply to accidents that occur prior to the amendments’ December 11, 2011,...more
A FSCO Director’s Delegate has allowed an insurer’s appeal of an arbitrator’s decision, which allowed the claimant to pursue accident benefits despite an unsettled WSIB claim....more
This Blog covers the ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section's series of podcasts, teleconferences, and live programs dedicated to Disaster Preparedness and Response. It addresses issues arising out of disasters caused by...more
In this issue:
Seventh Circuit Appeal in Case Against Medical Center Could Impact the Ability to Bring Suits Under the False Claims Act; Putative Class Action Seeks Ruling That Illinois Health Care Providers Must Accept...more
A FSCO arbitrator has ruled that a man who fell off a truck while repairing it was not involved in a motor vehicle accident for the purpose of receiving accident benefits....more
Chris Hughes v. Progressive Direct Insurance Company Court of Appeal, Second District (June 15, 2011)
Insurance Code Section 758.5 prohibits an insurer from either requiring that an insured's automobile be repaired by a...more
On Tuesday 29 March 2011 the Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke QC MP published the Government's proposals for the legislative reform of the current costs and funding system for civil litigation in England and Wales.
In This Presentation:
Increased Fraud Enforcement Activity; Current Enforcement Climate; Prosecution and Exclusion of Individuals; Inter-relationship with Kickback Allegations; Off-Label Enforcement Activity; Fraud...more
Since Congress passed the Medicare, Medicaid and SCHIP Extension Act (MMSEA or the Act), litigants have scrambled to interpret the language and discern the likely ramifications of the Act on the resolution of...more
The presumption of innocence in a criminal law case means just that: you are presumed innocent unless proven guilty. This is true regardless of whatever crime is alleged, e.g., child sexual abuse, murder, sexual battery,...more
Personal Injury Bibliography library of Congress by Las Vegas Lawyer a Nevada Prospective....more
Las Vegas, Nevada Motorcycle Safety, Crashes, Injury's, Deaths...more
A REVIEW OF FATAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS, THE LAS VEGAS EXPERIENCE...more
TICKET ENFORCEMENT IS PAYING A TICKET ANOTHER FORM OF TAX. THE LAS VEGAS EXPERIENCE. ALTERNATIVE ANALYSIS OF WHY NHP & METRO WRITE SO MANY CITATIONS...more
Bicycle Safety Program
Through education, enforcement, outreach and legislation, NHTSA's bicycle safety program goals are directed toward reducing bicycle injuries and fatalities. Bicycling is encouraged as an alternate...more
Property & Casualty Insurance Company Websites List...more
Background: Parents of driver who died in single-vehicle accident involving an uninsured vehicle brought negligent entrustment action against vehicle's owner. After parents obtained a default against vehicle owner but before...more
An estimated 142,000 motorcyclists have died in traffic crashes since the enactment of the Highway Safety and National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966.
Motorcycles made up nearly 3 percent of all registered...more
Las Vegas, Nevada Injury Lawyer Research, CPSC,Bike Safety Fact Sheet
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Bicycle Fact Sheet
CPSC Document #346
The U.S. Consumer Product...more
The Crash Outcome Data Evaluation System (CODES) is a program facilitated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration as a component of its State Data Program. CODES uniquely uses probabilistic methodology to link...more