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Minneapolis, MN (Law Firm Newswire) October 27, 2014 – Meshbesher & Spence announces the addition of two attorneys to its Minneapolis office. Genevieve Zimmerman and Jason P. Johnston will both focus on class action lawsuits, defective medical devices, and dangerous pharmaceuticals. Both attorneys have backgrounds in medical litigation. Zimmerman brings more than a decade of experience as a trial attorney to Meshbesher & Spence. In 2012, the Minnesota Association for Justice awarded her “Member of the Year” for her exceptional leadership and devoted service. A graduate of Macalester College and the Hamline University School of Law, she received the Professional […]


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Rockville, MD (Law Firm Newswire) October 10, 2014 – THE KARP FROSH, WIGODSKY & NORWIND LAW FIRM, P.A. is excited to announce the addition of Lisa Marie Riggins as “Of Counsel” attorney with the firm. Riggins earned her Bachelor of Arts at American University and completed her Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law. Prior to joining Karp Frosh, Wigodsky & Norwind, P.A., Lisa Marie Riggins was employed as an Assistant State’s Attorney for Montgomery County, Maryland. During that time she prosecuted both District and Circuit Court cases. In addition, her experience includes managing all aspects of criminal defense, […]


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Rockville Centre, NY (Law Firm Newswire) August 29, 2014 – A new study shows that physicians are prescribing Pradaxa, Xarelto, and Apixaban in higher numbers than ever, notwithstanding research linking these blood-thinning drugs to potentially fatal adverse side effects. According to an analysis published in the American Journal of Medicine, physicians have been prescribing newer anticoagulants such as Pradaxa, Xarelto, and Apixaban to treat patients with atrial fibrillation, instead of older drugs such as the popular warfarin. An editorial that accompanies the study acknowledges that “there is no antidote to reverse the anticoagulant effect with these new drugs in the […]


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Participants are paid to review branding material and provide feedback on proposed designs. San Francisco, CA (Law Firm Newswire) March 18, 2014 – When law firms rebrand, create new marketing literature or design a new website, they want to know what their target market thinks. Anyone who has hired a lawyer in the United States after 2004 can now receive compensation for participation in a Custom Legal Marketing focus group. To qualify, a focus group participant must have retained a lawyer within the last 10 years. Both the focus group member and the retained attorney must have been (and be) […]


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LaGarde Law Firm is proud to announce the debut of its brand-new website at www.LaGardeLaw.com. Houston, TX (Law Firm Newswire) March 4, 2014 – LaGarde Law Firm is a personal injury and business dispute firm based in Houston, Texas. Husband-and-wife partners Richard LaGarde and Mary Ellis LaGarde have over 45 years combined experience in cases ranging from oil rig injuries, general injuries, and wrongful death, to oil and gas disputes, insurance claims, and contract disputes. The new website features overviews of the firm’s major practice areas as well as updated profiles of attorneys Richard LaGarde, Mary Ellis LaGarde, and Kristina […]


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Philadelphia, PA (Law Firm Newswire) May 7, 2012 – Can Doctors Be Silenced? Philadelphia Jury Verdict Says No. Philadelphia-based lawyer Clifford E. Haines, president of the litigation firm, Haines & Associates, won an important victory in federal court on Friday, April 27th. The jury awarded $380,000 to Dr. Stephen Graboff, a board certified orthopedic surgeon and well known expert witness, who brought a defamation claim against the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (together, the AAOS). The jury also returned a verdict against the Colleran law firm, which had hired Dr. Graboff, because it […]


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Los Gatos, CA (Law Firm Newswire) February 15, 2012 – Louis Abronson of Abronson Law Offices has been selected as among The Top 1% Trial Counsel for Medical Malpractice Plaintiff Attorneys for 2012 in California. Selection as one of The Top 1% Trial Counsel for Medical Malpractice is a prestigious designation in which candidates are selected from the leading professionals based on Medical Malpractice Lawyers’ (http://medicalmalpracticelawyers.org ) rigorous multi-point scoring system. The objective of the Top 1% Trial Counsel for Medical Malpractice recipient-selection process is to provide the most accurate assessment of top medical malpractice attorneys and expert witnesses across […]


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Keene, NH (Law Firm Newswire) August 15, 2011 – It had to happen one day. This reported case involves a med mal lawyer who threw it all away and stole money. “Just when you think you have heard it all, along comes a story that shakes your faith in the system. In this case, the legal system,” said Charlie Donahue, a New Hampshire personal injury lawyer located in Keene. Donahue handles injury cases in New Hampshire and across the United States. “I wanted to talk about this case, because it is in no way usual, and the point I wanted […]


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New Haven, CT (Law Firm Newswire) April 28, 2011 – West Haven police officers and dispatchers are up against a federal lawsuit for negligence, recklessness, and racial discrimination. Their racially discriminatory behavior and careless actions led to Shengyl Rasim and her young children becoming victims in a murder-suicide by her husband Selami Ozdemir. When Shengyl Rasim called 911, she had a hard time communicating with the dispatchers the urgency of her call. Her husband, Selami Ozdemir, was going “boom, boom, boom” at the door, but the dispatchers took her concerns for a joke due to her Turkish accent. “The police […]


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Professional malpractice refers to more than lawyers or doctors. Accountants may also be held liable for their actions, according to Atlanta personal Injury attorney, Stephen M. Ozcomert. Atlanta, GA (Law Firm Newswire) October 21, 2010 – “When most people hear about ‘professional malpractice,’ they think about lawyers or doctors. While it usually refers to them, it is also a term used when talking about accounting malpractice. Simply put, accounting malpractice happens if any accounting professional is negligent in the performance of their duties,” said Stephen M. Ozcomert, who handles personal injury cases, accidents, and malpractice law in Atlanta, Georgia. To […]


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