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Schools Consider Whether To Accept Major Advertising
WFMY News 2October 1, 2011

Whatever the case may be Guilford County wants to have some kind of policy in place. They hope to take next several months to come up with a policy. Davidson County Schools does not have a policy that allows major outside advertising. ...more »

Berwyn cops now say they had 6 calls about filthy, animal-filled home
Chicago TribuneOctober 1, 2011

The calls, mostly related to neighbor disputes or property-related issues, did not suggest the five children living there were in danger or that forced entry was warranted, police Chief James Ritz said. Police said the most serious incident was in ...more »

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Neil McKelvey headed the International Bar Association
Globe and MailOctober 5, 2011

The case is now studied in law schools because it involved determining whether the burden of proof of causation in a malpractice case is on the plaintiff. Practising in Saint John meant that McKelvey delved into marine law on several occasions. ...more »

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Debt Reduction "Supercommittee" Should Ignore CBO's Guesswork on "Tort Reform"
InjuryBoard.comOctober 6, 2011

The AMA and other medical groups have advised the Joint Congressional Committee on Deficit Reduction (the "supercommittee") that federally imposed limits on lawsuits over medical malpractice could save as much as $62 billion over ten years, ...more »

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Man Hangs Himself in Mental Ward Prompting Wrongful Death Lawsuit Says Atlanta ...
Law Firm Newswire (press release)October 20, 2011

“This reported case is really an eye-opener,” said Robert Webb, an Atlanta personal injury lawyer with Webb & D'Orazio, a law firm specializing in personal injury, malpractice, criminal defense, and business law. “The man in this story was admitted to ...more »

Professional Malpractice - Other
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Dubious Referrals: Miami Injury Lawyer Francisco Viñas Applauds Attorney ...
PR Web (press release)October 19, 2011

Florida probes triggered by worries that referral services use deceptive advertising to steer accident victims to chiropractic clinics instead of legal services and urgent medical care. Such investigations, says the senior attorney at The Law Offices ...more »


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