Legal News | Law Firm Newswire - Part 3

Syracuse, NY (Law Firm Newswire) November 01, 2022 – CDH Law announces they are partnering with New York Traffic Ticket Lawyers. New York Traffic Ticket Lawyers is a law practice that defends drivers throughout New York against traffic tickets. Law enforcement may have an unfair advantage regarding traffic violations, but we have the skills and experience to level the playing field. Located in downtown Syracuse, our firm regularly handles all types of traffic violations, including no seat belt, cell phone use, speeding, reckless driving, disobeying traffic control devices, red light violations, DWI, driving with a suspended license, operating without insurance, […]


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Denville, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) October 31, 2022 – A Morris County man in his thirties was involved in a motorcycle crash with a young driver who turned left in front of him. The biker sustained severe internal and orthopedic injuries that required surgeries on his knee and wrist. He also sustained permanent gastrointestinal problems resulting from internal bleeding after the crash. The defendant alleged the biker was at fault for the crash and called into question the extent and nature of his injuries. Senior litigation associate Paul G. Paravati, Esq. of the Todd J. Leonard Law Firm, settled the […]


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Tampa, FL (Law Firm Newswire) October 31, 2022 – Agent Orange is one of the most well-known toxic herbicides used during the Vietnam War to clear dense foliage and destroy enemy food sources. These herbicides contained dioxins later linked to various illnesses and conditions such as congenital disabilities, cancer, and diabetes. In response to these medical conditions, the VA developed a list of conditions linked to Agent Orange exposure for the purpose of establishing eligibility for VA service-connected benefits. Veterans may establish eligibility if they meet the VA’s criteria for service-connected benefits. The VA presumes eligibility based on when and […]


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A jury in Tehama County California found that Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) willfully failed to repurchase a defective Ford F-150 pickup truck. SAN DIEGO, CA, October 28, 2022 (Law Firm Newswire) – The plaintiff, Crystal Young, bought a new 2019 Ford F-150 XLT pickup truck on New Year’s Eve 2019. Unbeknownst to her, the vehicle was sold with known safety defects—according to Ford’s own technical service bulletin. The California lemon law attorneys of Wirtz Law represented Young. Like many new car owners that find themselves behind the wheel of a lemon, Ms. Young began experiencing the truck’s serious defects […]


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Denville, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) October 26, 2022 – During the Fall in New Jersey, motorcyclists who take to the road in more significant numbers need to keep safety in mind. Indeed, the fall months—including September, October, and November—see some of the highest motorcycle accident rates. Indeed, the number of motorcycle accidents in New Jersey has consistently increased, especially during the Fall months. New Jersey personal injury lawyer Todd Leonard reminds all riders of the dangers Fall riding presents and asks everyone—both motorcyclists and drivers—to take extra precautions this season to avoid a tragic accident. Tips on How Motorcyclists Can […]


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NEW YORK, October 21, 2022 (Law Firm Newswire) –  The Special Needs Alliance recently announced that Partner Amy C. O’Hara of the law firm Littman Krooks LLP, was elected President-Elect of the organization. Founding partner Bernard A. Krooks served as the organization’s President from 2008-2009. Amy C. O’Hara focuses her practice on special needs planning, elder law, trusts and estates, guardianships, and special needs personal injury settlement consulting. Amy is a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA®) by the National Elder Law Foundation and is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA). She has also achieved designation […]


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Tampa, FL (Law Firm Newswire) October 21, 2022 – Recently, a Marine veteran obtained the benefits he was entitled to after a 40-year battle with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). As a result of the character of discharge determination, the veteran is to receive $282,000 in retroactive disability pay and receives $3,000 per month in disability compensation. However, it was a long road to success. The man was a rifleman in the Marine Corps, stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, between 1977 and 1981. In 1979, he was deployed to Puerto Rico. During this time, Puerto Rico was in […]


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CHARLESTON, S.C., October 20, 2022 (Law Firm Newswire) –  Attorney Elliotte Quinn with The Steinberg Law Firm filed a class action lawsuit for the owners of the 322 condominiums in the Renaissance Towers building in Myrtle Beach. On October 7, an engineer declared the building unsafe and required an evacuation due to damaged steel supporting the building. The lawsuit, filed in the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, alleges the directors of the condominium association and the management company knew of the problem for years but did nothing to inspect, maintain, or repair the structural problems. […]


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Tampa, FL (Law Firm Newswire) October 14, 2022 – The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a wide range of closures and restrictions in an attempt to curb the spread of the virus. Of course, government offices were not immune from these effects, including Social Security offices. However, according to a recent report, those who have been impacted by the closure of the Social Security offices the most are those who need the services provided by these offices the most. Now that the COVID-19 vaccine has been out for over a year and much of the country has received a vaccine booster, […]


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Denville, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) October 12, 2022 – Military members, spouses, children, and family members: The new law (the PACT bill) allows victims who lived or worked from August 1, 1953, to December 31, 1987, to pursue a lawsuit and recover compensation. The contaminated water wells affected many families, so it is vital to seek help immediately. This option is only available to those exposed to the toxic water for at least thirty days. The water supply contained toxic chemicals linked to serious health conditions and various forms of cancer. To find out the qualifications to seek compensation, contact […]


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Law firm SEO and marketing agency Custom Legal Marketing is celebrating two big wins for the website they designed and developed for Sommers Schwartz. San Francisco, CA (Law Firm Newswire) October 11, 2022 – Custom Legal Marketing has won two additional awards for the website they designed and developed for the Michigan-based law firm, Sommers Schwartz. Custom Legal Marketing’s work was recognized with the Legal Standard of Excellence award from the Web Marketing Association’s WebAwards plus the marketing agency won a W3 Gold Award for SommersPC.com. Only 10% of entries are awarded the prestigious Gold Award in the W3 competition. The […]


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Northville, MI (Law Firm Newswire) October 11, 2022 – The President recently signed the PACT Act. The new law provides care and benefits to veterans and survivors exposed to toxic water contaminants. There are 23 presumptive conditions under the PACT Act. Veterans and their families were eligible for benefits effective August 10, 2022. In what is considered a historic achievement, the new law helps deliver health care and other benefits to all veterans exposed to burn pits, toxins, and airborne hazards during their deployment. A veteran stationed at Camp Lejeune for more than thirty days from August 1, 1953, to […]


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Northville, MI (Law Firm Newswire) October 5, 2022 – Active-duty military members are exposed to various airborne hazards through burn pits. Although most are closed now, common waste products include chemicals, plastics, or medical waste petroleum products. Veterans Affairs (VA) is concerned about the exposure to fumes and smoke from open burn pits and how it affects military service personnel. Due to multiple burn pit locations, these burn pits jeopardized the health and welfare of U.S. service personnel in Afghanistan and Iraq. In addition, dust, sand, fuel, aircraft exhaust, smoke, and local air pollution also contributed to health issues. Various […]


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Indianapolis, IN (Law Firm Newswire) October 4, 2022 – Attorney Mark Nicholson publishes a book on the law for prisoners and non-prisoners. Attorney Mark Nicholson has published a new book, “The Law: From Prison to the Street.” The book is designed to educate people about the rights of those who are incarcerated and those who are not. It covers a wide range of topics, from his background in prison to the right to remain silent, search and seizure, and other important rights. This powerful guide is a look at what rights people have while they are in prison or on […]


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Fort Smith, AR (Law Firm Newswire) October 4, 2022 – Jason M. Hatfield of the Law Office of Jason M. Hatfield, P.A. was recently selected as a Best Lawyers® 2022 “Lawyer of the Year” under the category of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiff, as published in the Arkansas Times. Individual lawyers with the highest overall peer feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region receive this prestigious recognition. The “Lawyer of the Year” is only awarded to a single attorney in each specialty and geographic location. Jason, founder of the Law Office of Jason M. Hatfield, P.A., was selected […]


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Port Washington, NY (Law Firm Newswire) September 30, 2022 – We are excited to announce that Omnizant has been awarded four WebAwards by the Web Marketing Association (WMA). The WMA has recognized Omnizant for excellence in design on the following websites. Woods Lonergan – Legal Standard of Excellence New York Traffic Ticket Lawyers – Outstanding Website Saeedian Law Group – Outstanding Website Wirtz Law – Outstanding Website The WMA works to establish standards of excellence for website development and to advance internet marketing. Omnizant’s 2022 WebAwards highlight our commitment to designing captivating websites and developing digital marketing strategies for law […]


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Northville, MI (Law Firm Newswire) September 30, 2022 – Login.gov is the latest in technological innovations being put to good use by Veterans Affairs (VA). Given the number of websites, it was time to simplify access to make the user experience easier for website visitors. Having one login that does it all allows veterans to access existing and new federal government websites. Currently, vets can log into VA.gov, MyHealtheVet, and the mobile health and benefits application using Login.gov. For those wishing to find out more information about the Health and Benefits mobile app, go HERE: Health and Benefits mobile app. […]


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Miami, FL (Law Firm Newswire) September 29, 2022 – An 87 year-old nursing home resident developed severe and infected bed sores as a result of facility’s neglect. Both legs became gangrenous and necrotic. Ultimately both legs had to be amputated. Due to a confidentiality agreement, the names of the plaintiff and defendants cannot be disclosed. SETTLEMENT $2,750,000.00 CASE: Estate of Jane Doe v. XYZ Nursing Home, in Miami, Florida COURT: Miami-Dade County Circuit Court ATTORNEY(S): David W. Lipcon and Mitchell J Lipcon, of Lipcon & Lipcon P.A. The plaintiff was a full-time resident of the defendant nursing home, totally dependent […]


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Northville, MI (Law Firm Newswire) September 28, 2022 – A new Indianapolis columbarium allows the Department of Veterans Affairs to proceed with new burials of members and eligible families. This is the first-time burials can retake place since 1959. The plaque unveiling was the first step to announcing a new section in the cemetery for cremains only. The plan for the columbarium is to have fifteen acres to provide over two hundred and fourteen thousand veterans, spouses, and their children a resting place. The additional fifteen acres is a building connecting to the Crown Hill National Cemetery. The two and […]


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[ Miami, FL (Law Firm Newswire) September 27, 2022 – Attorney: David W. Lipcon of Lipcon & Lipcon, P.A. Facts: John (name withheld to protect the family), a landscape architect, was on his motorcycle, intending to go home to have dinner with his wife and new baby. He had been stopped at a red light for approximately 30 seconds when a commercial truck, who’s driver later admitted to being distracted by using a navigation application on his phone, crashed into him from behind. John was violently thrown from the motorcycle and died at the scene. The entire crash was captured […]


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