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Nashville attorneys launch company in Germantown

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Checks are in the mail to Coloradans charged inflated foreclosure fees



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Hawaii receives $12M settlement from credit card companies



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The state of Hawaii received $12 million in a settlement with national credit card providers for

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Watch: Protesters Speak Out on Freddie Gray: ‘I Miss Him So Much’

“All I have to say is, black lives matter,” said young Briana Briscoe in a video of protests that erupted on Saturday, April 25, in response to the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old Baltimore man who died under suspicious circumstances from injuries he sustained while in police custody.

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Social Media Speaks Out on Baltimore and Freddie Gray

Twitter comments from #BaltimoreRiots and #FreddieGray.

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Photos: Baltimore in Chaos          

Shortly after the funeral of Freddie Gray, who died while in police custody, riots erupted in the streets, leading the mayor to issue a citywide curfew and the governor of Maryland to declare a state of emergency.

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Entrepreneurs: Listen to Your Lawyer, Even if Mark Cuban Doesn’t

You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink. Lawyers can educate their clients, but can’t force their clients to act one way or another.

Wise decision-makers consider advice from many sources, and make their own decisions. Weak decision-makers are easily manipulated by their eagerness to do whatever someone tells them to do. However, foolish decision-makers ignore advice, and do whatever they want to do.

As a business owner, are you a wise, weak, or foolish decision maker? Do you ignore your lawyer’s advice?

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What Is a Wrongful Death of the Mother Claim?

If a patient dies because of misconduct by doctors or medical personnel, surviving family members may be able to recover damages by bringing a wrongful death lawsuit. And if medical malpractice causes a mother to die during her pregnancy or childbirth, her survivors, including the baby could file a wrongful death of the mother claim.

While these claims may look like standard wrongful death or medical malpractice lawsuits, there are some considerations to keep in mind in the situation that occurs when a mother has died before or during childbirth.

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Top 5 Reasons People Get Pulled Over

1. Speeding

In 2011, Edmunds.com conducted a survey of three police agencies. The company claims that the number one reason for pulling a driver over is speeding .

Edmunds reports that Alex Carroll, author of Beat the Cops, claims that there is a buffer zone of 5-7 mph above the speed limit at which police won’t ticket you for speeding. While it is up to the officer’s discretion of whether or not to ticket, if you’re going even one mile per hour above the speed limit, you’re breaking the law and can be ticketed.

You can also get a ticket for driving too slowly.

2. Cell Phone Use

If you’re using your cell phone, you’re not focused on your driving. Most states have

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How the Am Law 100 ranked Pittsburgh-region law firms



08 24 Peter Kalis

Peter Kalis, chairman and global managing partner, KL Gates LLP.

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