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Charleston, SC (Law Firm Newswire) April 11, 2019 – The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is pleased to announce that attorney Catherine D. Meehan of Charleston, South Carolina has been certified as a life member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is recognized as one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts, awards and settlements. Catherine “Catie” Meehan’s dual passions for law and medicine led her to the Steinberg Law Firm, […]


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La Jolla, CA (Law Firm Newswire) April 1, 2019 – Thermal Pipe Shields, an innovator in the pipe insulation industry, recently filed an antitrust lawsuit against the dominant supplier, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK) company Johns Manville Corporation. Before Thermal Pipe Shields entered the market, Johns Manville had the market to itself. In independent tests, Thermal Pipe Shields’ product met or exceeded the industry standard and outperformed Johns Manville’s product in several ways and at a lower cost. But Thermal Pipe Shields was forced to file an antitrust lawsuit because Johns Manville, which controls 98% of the market, resorted to disparagement […]


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Harrisburg, PA (Law Firm Newswire) March 26, 2019 – Hazen Law Group will host a free informational session at the Cumberland Crossings Alzheimer’s Support Group on September 17, 2019. Marielle F. Hazen, Esq., will lead an advice-packed discussion on Elder Law & Estate Planning for Alzheimer’s patients, their families, and anyone wishing to know more about elder law, asset protection and effective estate planning. Marielle is a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) and founder of Hazen Law Group, a firm dedicated to the practice of elder and special needs planning law, estate planning, tax planning and estate administration. The support […]


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Charleston, SC (Law Firm Newswire) March 18, 2019 – Steinberg Law Firm’s attorney, Malcolm Crosland, was the recipient of the 2019 South Carolina Leadership in Law Award. The Leadership in Law Award is presented to attorneys who have realized success in their law practice, and made lasting contributions to society and the legal profession. Candidates for the award are nominated by their peers and selected by an independent panel of legal professionals. Crosland, a Charleston native, joined the Stenberg Law Firm three decades ago. In his career, Crosland has represented working people and protected injured people and their families. The […]


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Andover, MA (Law Firm Newswire) March 13, 2019 – The 13th Annual “Animal Rights Day,” at the Massachusetts School of Law will feature a lineup of exciting and educational attractions for animal lovers of all ages. This year’s event is being held Saturday, April 20, 2019, on the MSLAW campus in Andover. Dean Michael Coyne will present his opening remarks at 8:50 am, with presentations beginning at 9 am. Once again, the school promises some of the most engaging animal-related activities, presentations and demonstrations in the region. Admission is free. “This is our 13th year running this event, and it […]


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Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) March 5, 2019 – The Begley Law Group (BLG) is proud to announce its new attorney, Lea Emily Thierman. Ms. Thierman concentrates her practice at Begley Law Group in Estate Administration. She is licensed to practice law in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Lea is a member of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and American Bar Associations, Young Lawyers Division, and works closely with clients on re-titling assets, settling the estate, as well as preparation of accounting and filing estate tax returns. “Lea is a great asset to our team, she is very skilled in […]


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New York, NY(Law Firm Newswire) March 5, 2019 – A New York high school teacher was suspended indefinitely for showing his students a video about due process related to sexual assault and rape on college campuses. The Bedford Central School District extended his original month-long suspension in connection to seven new charges. Mike Poplardo taught economics at Fox Lane High School in Bedford for 30 years. He was suspended without pay after showing his senior classes a 41-minute Fox News documentary titled “The Truth About Sex and College.” The school district described the video as containing “inappropriate sexual content” and […]


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Waxahachie, TX (Law Firm Newswire) February 28, 2019 – The Hale Law Firm is pleased to announce that its founder, Attorney John D. Hale, has been named to Super Lawyers 2019. Hale started The Hale Law Firm, in his hometown of Waxahachie, Texas in 2006. There he practices elder law, business law, and wills and trusts. He is a member of the Texas Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) and serves on the Litigation Committee. Super Lawyers is a rating service of exceptional attorneys across more than 70 practice areas. To be selected for this prestigious […]


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Fort Lauderdale, FL (Law Firm Newswire) February 14, 2019 – It is very important for the general public to obtain accurate information about the financial advisors who help them to manage their assets and wealth. Yet, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) makes it difficult for reputable and honest brokers to ensure only accurate information appears on FINRA’s Central Registration Depository (CRD) and BrokerCheck websites. BrokerCheck and CRD are free databases that the general public can use to look up information on financial brokers. While those sites provide an invaluable service by informing the public on broker activities, they often […]


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Philadelphia, PA (Law Firm Newswire) January 25, 2019 – Just recently on Court Radio, Dean Weitzman, managing partner of MyPhillyLawyer, discussed what is happening these days in the media as they attempt to cover the President,Donald J. Trump. It all started with a question about whether or not politicians, and specifically the Office of the President, had a legal obligation to brief the media on what they were doing. The response was rather interesting and revealed an angle that many Americans may not have considered in the on-going media frenzy to cover different stories each day. This episode of Court […]


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Middletown, NY (Law Firm Newswire) January 16, 2019 The Law Offices of Sobo & Sobo have been awarded the 10 Best Attorneys – Client Satisfaction award from AIOPIA, the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys. Each year the American Institute of Legal Counsel honors an exclusive group of attorneys across six divisions by naming them among the “10 Best Attorneys” for each state in their field of focus. Those selected must not only have attained the highest degree of professional achievement in their field of law, they must be nominated by a client, a fellow attorney or the institute and […]


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Philadelphia, PA (Law Firm Newswire) January 7, 2019 – Just recently on Court Radio, Dean Weitzman, managing partner of MyPhillyLawyer, discussed the latest ongoing personal injury lawsuits alleging Johnson & Johnson, a large American pharmaceutical company, knew for decades, but hid the fact, that there was a problem for women lurking in their baby powder product – the presence of asbestos. “The truth of the matter,” indicated Weitzman, “is that this is not the first time that as a corporation Johnson & Johnson has hidden information that may not have been good for their retail items.” J & J company […]


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Denville, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) December 21, 2018 – New Jersey personal injury attorney Todd J. Leonard commemorates 30 distinguished years of providing high-quality legal representation to his clients. Todd proudly continues the legacy of his late father, legendary New Jersey trial attorney Alvin R. Leonard, who guided his development into a highly touted trial lawyer. After helping his father win numerous high-profile personal injury and wrongful death cases, Todd Leonard embarked upon his own journey, which has established him as one of the state’s most experienced personal injury attorneys. For 30 years, Todd Leonard has been helping his clients […]


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Indianapolis, IN (Law Firm Newswire) December 14, 2018 – The Marc Lopez Law Firm recently persuaded the Indiana Court of Appeals to reverse a man’s DUI/OVWI conviction. All it took was demonstrating to a three-judge panel that the State had found the man guilty based on an improperly administered breath test. Less than 13 percent of criminal convictions that are appealed in the State of Indiana result in a reversal of any kind. When it comes to complete reversals, the number is even lower. It is tempting to think that an appeal is won or lost at oral argument, but […]


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Philadelphia, PA (Law Firm Newswire) November 30, 2018 – Just recently on Court Radio, Dean Weitzman, managing partner of MyPhillyLawyer, and workers’ compensation attorney, Jeffrey S. Gross, Esq., discussed misconceptions labourers have about workers’ compensation and how using medical marijuana may result in an injury claim being denied. Getting hurt on the job is a worker’s worst nightmare. How are the bills going to be paid? Are the injuries bad enough to mean being permanently out of work? What happens if the claim is denied? Is there an appeal process? The most important thing that any worker needs to know […]


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Philadelphia, PA (Law Firm Newswire) November 29, 2018 – Philadelphia personal injury law firm MyPhillyLawyer selected Ryan Brady as this year’s recipient of its Accident Survivor Scholarship. Brady, 19, will receive $2,500 toward his tuition at Salve Regina University in Newport, Rhode Island. MyPhillyLawyer decided to award the scholarship to him after learning of his determination to persevere in the aftermath of a car accident that occurred on April 9, 2016. “It takes immense courage to find the inner strength to succeed and focus on helping others after surviving a devastating, life-altering accident,” said MyPhillyLawyer managing partner Dean Weitzman. “Ryan’s […]


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Chicago, IL (Law Firm Newswire) November 29, 2018 – Two drivers were charged with driving under the influence (DUI) following a woman’s death in a two-vehicle collision in Chicago, Illinois. One of the drivers worked for the ridesharing company Lyft. Chicago police charged Lyft driver Elizabeth Renter with one misdemeanor count of drug DUI after her passenger died in a head-on crash. They also charged Travis Anderson, 25, of Arizona, with misdemeanor counts of alcohol and drug DUI as well as one felony count of aggravated DUI resulting in death in the fatal crash. “Drivers have a responsibility to keep […]


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Austin, TX (Law Firm Newswire) November 21, 2018 – The U.S. Supreme Court gave the green light to allow the family of a man who died during a drug raid to pursue a wrongful death case against two police officers and the city of Fort Worth, Texas. At the time of the man’s death, the Fort Worth police were executing a “no-knock” search warrant, on May 16, 2013. It meant they did not have to announce their presence before entering the home. The victim’s family filed a wrongful death lawsuit in 2014 in the appeals court. The court ruled that […]


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Charleston, SC (Law Firm Newswire) November 20, 2018 – The Steinberg Law Firm, LLP is pleased to announce that Taylor Lawrence Grooms has joined the firm in as an Associate Attorney. Grooms will join Personal Injury Practice Group and will be representing and fighting for the rights of injured South Carolina residents out of our Goose Creek offices. Grooms is no stranger to the area, being born and raised in Bonneau, South Carolina, his home, where he was an Honor Graduate of Timberland High School. After graduating from Clemson University, Grooms was accepted into the University of South Carolina School […]


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Novato, CA (Law Firm Newswire) November 12, 2018 – San Francisco based Custom Legal Marketing, an Adviatech Company, is the venue sponsor for Memories, Memories: A Walk to End Alzheimer’s Celebration & Fundraiser being held at The Key Room in Novato, CA on Thursday, November 15th at 6:30 PM. This year, through Custom Legal Marketing’s employee charity matching program, the company donated more money than ever as its team members participated in the Sonoma-Marin Walk to End Alzheimer’s, which took place on October 20th. Each year, through direct sponsorships and employee matching, Custom Legal Marketing donates to various causes and […]


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