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Argentina Debates Foreign Land Buys
Wall Street JournalSeptember 1, 2011

Mrs. Kirchner has indicated that her law wouldn't be applied retroactively, meaning that current investments wouldn't be affected. One of the provisions of her proposal would be to create a unified registry of land ownership to define who owns what ...more »

A Franchise Star Anchors The Newest Madden
Kotaku AustraliaSeptember 1, 2011

Disaster struck in week nine when I lost my starting right tackle, Khalif Barnes, for the year with a busted tailbone. Two weeks later, I lost my starting right guard, Cooper Carlisle, effectively for the year with a partial ACL tear. ...more »

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Birth Injury
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RaceTrac Hit With Another Personal Injury Suit
Broward-Palm Beach New Times (blog)September 16, 2011

Velez says she has suffered "severe injuries and damages" from the fall, according to court documents. Velez does not detail those injuries in the filing. In July, Richard and Susan Gold also filed a lawsuit against RaceTrac. Their complaint is based ...more »

Injuries plague women's soccer in loss
PCC CourierSeptember 9, 2011

In a game fraught with personal injury, the women's soccer team put up a good fight in the season opening game, hosting the LA Pierce College women's soccer team at Robinson Stadium on Friday, September 2nd. The Lancers lost 6-3, but the effort showed ...more »

Car Accidents
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UK's Justice Action Group Rebuts ABI's Stance on Personal Injury Claims
Insurance JournalSeptember 6, 2011

It is often the main, if not the only, “recourse available to victims of breaches of privacy like phone hacking, those who have suffered from professional negligence, victims of asbestos poisoning, the families of those killed at work, consumers, ...more »

Intentional Torts
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As waves lap at their doorsteps, Alaskan islanders take on climate polluters
Grist MagazineSeptember 9, 2011

Connecticut, which expressly affirmed that common law tort suits at the state level were not preempted by the EPA's federal authority under the Clean Air Act. Even if Kivalina succeeds in financing its relocation, the future of the community is by no ...more »

Mass Accidents
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Verizon Worker Electrocuted in 'Unusual' Accident
Wall Street Journal (blog)September 14, 2011

The Fire Department received a call at 11:31 am and an ambulance arrived three minutes later, according to a law enforcement official. Lalima was pronounced dead at the scene. The cause of the accident are still being investigated by Verizon and the ...more »

Defective Products
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CPSC: Target Recalls Chefmate® Blender for Laceration Risks; Injuries Reported
NewYorkInjuryNews (press release)September 19, 2011

Minneapolis, MN — About 304000 Chefmate® 6-Speed Blenders are being voluntarily recalled by the Target Corporation and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) for laceration hazards the defective products pose to consumers. ...more »

Toxic Torts
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Federal Court Clears Atlanta in Homeless Task Force Lawsuit
Atlanta Progressive NewsSeptember 26, 2011

"As previously mentioned, the Task Force's grievance regarding harm to its reputation and business relations are state law tort claims barred by sovereign immunity under the Georgia Constitution. As for the building at demonstrating that there was an ...more »

Law Firm Marketing Tips
WiredPRNews.com (press release)September 7, 2011

This concept is no different for personal injury law firm marketing. Planning a successful strategy must include a plan that includes both an online presence coupled with a traditional campaign. Developing a personal injury campaign is ever more ...more »

Wrongful Death
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Jury deliberating in wrongful death trial of Immokalee civic leader
Naples Daily NewsSeptember 2, 2011

Closing arguments began Friday morning in the wrongful death trial of a 61-year-old Immokalee civic leader who died six days after heart surgery in 2004. The three daughters of Edward "Ski" Olesky, 69, friends, and hospital employees who came in ...more »

Food-Borne Illness
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Extension Answers—Tailgating Tips, Stay on the Offense!
Southwest Virginia TodaySeptember 6, 2011

Follow safe food handling practices to ensure your guests take home memories of good food and fellowship rather than a case of food-borne illness. “Use safe food-preparation practices at home to get your tailgate outing off to a good start. ...more »

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