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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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San Francisco, CA (Law Firm Newswire) November 6, 2018 – Custom Legal Marketing has once again won a Gold MarCom award in recognition of a law firm website. The honor was awarded to San Francisco-based Custom Legal Marketing, an Adviatech company, in the Digital Media category for the website it designed and created for the Athens Georgia based law firm of Morgan & Morgan Attorneys at Law. The MarCom Awards honors excellence in marketing and communication while recognizing the creativity, hard work and generosity of industry professionals. Since its inception in 2004, MarCom has evolved into one of the largest, […]


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Philadelphia, PA (Law Firm Newswire) October 29 2018 – MyPhillyLawyer managing partner, Dean Weitzman, has been selected as a recipient of the 2018 Who’s Who in Injury and Injured Workers Advocacy Honor.This initiative annually honors 24 top Philadelphia injury and workers’ compensation attorneys based on his or her representation and advocacy with distinction on behalf of injured workers and injury victims. This award is solely based on merit and is a great distinction for those that receive it. Weitzman earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Temple University in 1984 and his Juris Doctor in 1987 from Temple University School […]


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Baltimore, MD (Law Firm Newswire) October 26, 2018 – Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem (NDS) has been chosen as the “Best Public Defender Office” in the country by the National Association for Public Defense (NAPD). The Award was presented Saturday evening at the NAPD: 5 YEARS OF FIGHTING FOR JUSTICE Celebration Banquet and is a commendation for outstanding achievement in the provision of public defense services. This is the inaugural year for the award. Melida Ramirez, of the NDS Criminal Defense Practice, accepted the award for the organization, saying “We are especially thrilled to have been honored by NAPD which […]


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New York, NY(Law Firm Newswire) October 24, 2018 – A massage therapist was arrested for sexually abusing three women at a day spa in Long Island, New York. Suffolk Police said the man was accused of inappropriately touching the spa customers. Matthew Widener, 33, was first arrested in August and then arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on further sexual abuse charges in September after authorities learned of new victims. He is a licensed massage therapist who had been working at Karasmatic Day Spa in Bayport for around a year. “Individuals accused of sexual abuse require an intelligent, […]


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Los Angeles, CA (Law Firm Newswire) September 13, 2018 – According to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), South El Monte, California-based milk tea franchise Tapioca Express and two of its franchisees broke federal law by sexually harassing female employees and forcing some to quit because of the inappropriate actions. The class-action lawsuit claims the owner of two franchisees in Chula Vista and National City, California, provided a hostile work environment that involved inappropriate and unwanted touching, sexual comments and comments about employees’ figures. The EEOC alleges the owner wrapped his arms around women and pressed up against them. Because […]


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. Charleston, SC (Law Firm Newswire) September 12, 2018 – Steinberg Law Firm is pleased to announce the addition of the firm’s newest associate in its Summerville office, Elliotte Quinn, and the expansion of the firm into the area of construction law. Quinn is an accomplished attorney who represents homeowners and property owners’ associations seeking compensation for defective construction. Construction defects cause property damage that lowers the value of a home or condo and, in some cases, are safety and health hazards to the people living in and around the building. A Charleston native, Quinn graduated with honors from the […]


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Corpus Christi, TX (Law Firm Newswire) September 8, 2018 – Attorney Alex R. Hernandez Jr. recently donated backpacks and school supplies to thousands of South Texas elementary students in need. Alex R. Hernandez Jr. has made substantial donations to schools to help support education and literacy throughout South Texas where education resources are greatly needed. He recently also gave scholarships. Contact: Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Trial Lawyers Principal Office 921 N. Chaparral, Suite 100 Corpus Christi, Texas 78401 P: (361) 792-3811


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Corpus Christi, TX (Law Firm Newswire) September 8, 2018 – Two law students, Geremy Garcia of Corpus Christi and a second year law student at Southern University Law Center, and Marvin Faires of Corpus Christi and a third year law student at Thurgood Marshall School of Law, received this years 2018 Future Lawyer Scholarships given by Attorney Alex R. Hernandez Jr. of Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Trial Lawyers PLLC. The scholarship provides financial support for law students to get ahead in their studies. Contact: Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Trial Lawyers Principal Office 921 N. Chaparral, Suite 100 Corpus Christi, Texas […]


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