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Mille Lacs County in Minnesota settles for $1 million after former employee accesses driver and vehicle database for personal gain

Last week, Mille Lacs County and former investigator for the Mille Lacs County Family Services, Mikki Jo Peterick, agreed to pay $1 million to settle a proposed federal class action which alleged that a former employee of...more

You Should Know - May 2016

In This Issue: - Forced Injustice - Stacking the Deck - Sign the Petition - Excerpt from Businesses Use Loophole to Deny Day in Court: Injustice, Thy Name Is Forced Arbitration: Tia’s employment case...more

Presentation - Social Networking: An Ethical Issues Update.

The ethical issues surrounding the use of social media in the legal environment is constantly evolving, making it very important for attorneys to keep abreast of recent decisions, regulatory initiatives and legislative...more

New York Erb’s Palsy Lawyer from The Perecman Firm Commends NFL Player Adrian Clayborn

New York Erb’s palsy lawyer David Perecman applauds Adrian Clayborn of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The defensive end is playing outstanding NFL football this season even with damage to his arm caused by Erb’s palsy. “His...more

Illinois Court Considers Asbestos Claim Made by Spouse of Employee

Last year we wrote about an Illinois asbestos case that addressed the issue of whether an employer could be liable to the spouse of an employee who contracted mesothelioma cancer from asbestos found on the work clothes worn...more

Der neue Entwurf zum Schuldrecht ist angenommen - von Ulya Selçuk - Rechtsanwaeltin

Der neue Entwurf zum Schudrecht ist angenommen von Ulya Selçuk (Rechtsanwaeltin/ Istanbul) veröffentlicht in ODA (Periodical of German-Turkish Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Istanbul)January, February 2011: Das türkische...more

Wrongful Termination/Car Salesman - Loss of Purchased Vehicle - Deceptive Trade Practices Act Demand Letter

The Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act requires that before filing suit a plaintiff send to a prospective defendant a demand letter. Each letter is different, just as each case is different. I try to not just threaten the...more

Ten Tips for Making Partner in a Plaintiff's Firm

Consumer firms tend to be smaller, less formal and more practical in how they move employees up into the ranks of owners. Even the largest plaintiff shop tends to have a mom-and-pop flavor, with the culture generally...more

Find Your Passion

Finding passion is an art we’ve all heard something about, but most of us won’t ever truly attempt. It’s too risky, too uncertain, takes you to uncomfortable places, eats away at the established order and so threatens chaos,...more

Sun Tzu, Lao Tsu Using yin and yang to help make your cases stronger.

Yin and yang are, of course, Chinese archetypes describing two opposing aspects of a single common principle. Yin is generally characterized as soft, slow, tranquil and gentle, while Yang is hot, restless, hard and rapid. ...more

On Dealing with Lien Claimants

You Need to Know How to Deal Appropriately with Lienholders Sure as God made little green apples, if you are recovering money for your clients you will be faced with liens. So, in a way, needing to know about lien...more

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