Web store

Two men charged in separate bankruptcy fraud schemes | USAO-PR

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Jorge Droz Yapur and Yamil Fonseca Salgado have been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with separate bankruptcy fraud schemes, Puerto Rico U.S. District Attorney W. Stephen Muldrow announced. Jorge Droz Yapur was indicted in a bankruptcy fraud scheme for making material misrepresentations from May 2019 to August […]

Web store

Alex Jones’ media company files for bankruptcy amid trial

By JIM VERTUNO, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones’ media company, Free Speech Systems, filed for bankruptcy on Friday, but its attorney said it should not interfere with the ongoing libel damages lawsuit. in Texas seeking to force Jones to pay $150 million or more for the family of one of […]

Web store

3M earplug bankruptcy creates ‘corrosive’ tension with other courts, lawyer says

The 3M logo can be seen at its global headquarters in Maplewood, Minnesota. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register (Reuters) – A subsidiary of 3M Co on Wednesday criticized the way federal courts handled 290,000 consolidated lawsuits over allegedly faulty earplugs it made for the U.S. military, saying the legal […]

Web store

Alex Jones’ Sandy Hook libel trial is about to begin. Here’s how it got to this point.

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones will face a jury of his peers for the first time next week in a libel trial to determine how much he will have to pay the parents of a child killed in a school shooting after spending years peddling lies that the tragic ordeal never happened. On December 14, 2012, […]

Web store

The law firm of Robert C. Hahn, III, PS, a Spokane bankruptcy attorney, helps people and businesses in financial difficulty get their lives back on track

Spokane, WA – Individuals and businesses contemplating bankruptcy worry about their credit, reputation and self-esteem. However, when they decide to file a claim, they are instantly protected from their creditors and freed from the stress of meeting monthly financial obligations. When a bankruptcy lawyer files a lawsuit in federal court, an automatic stay is issued, […]

Web store

Benzinga CEO Jason Raznick among biggest creditors of bankrupt Voyager, court documents show

Jason Raznick, CEO of media company Benzinga, has been named to the committee of unsecured creditors in Voyager Digital’s bankruptcy case, according to a recent court filing. In Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, creditors’ committees are normally made up of people and companies that have the seven largest unsecured claims against the debtor, in this case […]

Web store

Political unrest in Sri Lanka sows concern for recovery

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A day after the Sri Lankan president fled, Mohamed Ishad waited outside an immigration office near the capital, clutching a folder of documents he hopes will renew his passport so that he can also leave. With the country in the grip of its worst economic crisis, Ishad is jobless, relies […]

Web store

David Tepper Entity Files Lawsuit Against York County in Bankruptcy Court – WSOC TV

YORK COUNTY. SC — Fallout from the failed Carolina Panthers headquarters project has spilled into public battles and courtrooms in recent months. This week, David Tepper’s GT Real Estate Holdings LLC fought off a lawsuit filed by York County against other Tepper entities. On July 14, GT Real Estate filed adversarial proceedings against York County […]

Web store

Oklahoma City apartment complex faces possible foreclosure

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Creekside apartments in Oklahoma City are facing more problems. The resort is now in the midst of a possible foreclosure. “Creekside apartments have ongoing issues,” said Rep. Mickey Dollens, D-Oklahoma City. “I’m not surprised they’re seized.” Tenants previously told KFOR that the complex went without air conditioning or hot water for […]

Web store

New York judge freezes assets of Three Arrows Capital

A federal judge in a New York bankruptcy court has frozen the remaining assets of crypto hedge fund Three Arrows Capital following the company’s rapid decline in notoriety. The fund, founded almost a decade ago, was managing $10 billion in assets just a few months ago. Now its two co-founders are hiding from angry creditors, […]

Web store

Bankruptcy sale of Red River Waste nears completion

Diving Brief: Final project details $12.6 million The sale of Texas-based Red River Waste Solutions to private equity firm Platform Capital could occur in the coming weeks. Both parties and many creditors are aiming to resolve lingering disagreements over the terms of the final sale order at a July 13 bankruptcy hearing. Presiding Judge Edward […]

Web store

in NH’s Hot Housing Market, Court Ruling Raises Alarms | Courts

New Hampshire bankruptcy attorneys are sounding the alarm about a recent court order they say dramatically changes how the state’s homestead law protects homeowners going through tough times. They say the legislature must fix it — and quickly. Richard Gaudreau, a Salem attorney, said a federal judge’s recent ruling “changes the landscape” for the practice […]

Web store

Edelson sues Girardi company alleging $100 million fraud conspiracy (3)

The now-defunct law firm Girardi Keese operated an ongoing criminal enterprise that stole more than $100 million from its clients, co-lawyers, vendors “and many others unfortunate enough to do business with firm,” the Edelson PC law firm said in a federal lawsuit. According to court case, filed Wednesday evening. Instead of handing out rewards to […]

Web store

Britney Spears’ lawyer sues ex-entrepreneur

Louise “Lou” Taylor, a former business manager of Britney Spears, was a “close friend” of Spears’ father and played a direct role in creating the pop star’s conservatorship in 2008, the singer’s lawyer, Mathew Rosengart, alleges in a new court filing. Taylor, her company and a business associate have previously denied the allegation. Jamie Spears, […]

Web store

To GWG L Bond Investors

NEW YORK, June 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — National investment fraud attorney KlaymanToskes continues to investigate and prosecute FINRA arbitration claims on behalf of GWG Holdings L Bonds investors in light of GWG’s ongoing Chapter 11 bankruptcy and recent notification to the SEC of its failure to file its quarterly report in a timely manner. […]

Web store

First collateral mortgage gets court approval to mine $11 million

By Leslie A. Pappas (July 1, 2022, 8:01 p.m. EDT) – Mortgage lender First Guaranty Mortgage Corp. on Friday won court approval to access $11 million in bankruptcy funding after resolving several objections from its banking partners and unsecured creditors in a virtual day one hearing. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Craig T. Goldblatt of the District […]

Web store

The Rye Company’s new restaurant in Florida files for bankruptcy

A new venture from a Rye catering business has filed for bankruptcy citing setbacks at its Florida location. Meso Delray LLC reported $2.8 million in assets and nearly $3.7 million in liabilities in a Chapter 11 petition filed June 24 in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in White Plains. Meso Delray operates as Meso Beach House in […]

Web store

Ex-SA lawyer Chris Pettit called ‘one stop shop for fraud’

Former San Antonio attorney Christopher “Chris” Pettit was a “one-stop shop for fraud,” an attorney representing the trustee overseeing Pettit’s bankruptcy case said Monday. “Basically, this case involved trusts, it involved filing a tax, it involved probate, it involved personal injury,” attorney Patrick Huffstickler told U.S. Chief Bankruptcy Judge Craig Gargotta during a hearing. “He […]

Web store

Biz Roundup: Duke Energy programs offer relief from high cooling costs this summer – Reuters

Duke Energy offers a wide range of programs and plans to help customers reduce their energy consumption and manage their bills. Since mid-2021, the costs of fuels used to generate energy have more than tripled. Duke Energy is not profiting from these cost increases and the company is proactively taking steps to insulate customers from […]

Web store

Court rules in favor of alcohol company SA fighter TABC

Friday’s court ruling could mean more than $10 million for Gabriel Investment Group Inc. Gabriel Investment Group, or GIG, has sought a court ruling that would allow the company to sell its shares to a large public company. The TABC, which regulates the state’s liquor industry, opposed the request. “GIG is obviously very pleased with […]

Web store

Attorney Michael Avenatti Could Plead Guilty in Orange County Cases | KFI AM 640

SANTA ANA (CNS) – Convicted attorney Michael Avenatti, who rose to prominence representing adult film actress Stormy Daniels in a nondisclosure dispute with then-President Donald Trump, could plead guilty Thursday in his fraud cases in Orange County. Avenatti is in federal prison for robbing Daniels and attempting to extort up to $25 million from Nike. […]

Web store

Convicted lawyer Michael Avenatti agrees to plead guilty

SANTA ANA, Calif. — Convicted attorney Michael Avenatti, who rose to fame representing adult film actress Stormy Daniels in a nondisclosure dispute with former President Donald Trump, has reported in court papers that he planned to plead guilty to his fraud cases here in Orange County. Avenatti is currently in federal prison for robbing Daniels […]

Web store

Highlights on Michael Vick – KION546

CNN Editorial Research Here’s a look at the life of former NFL quarterback Michael Vick. Personal Date of Birth: June 26, 1980 Place of birth: Newport News, Virginia Birth name: Michael Dwayne Vick Dad: Michel Boddi Mother: Brenda (Vick) Boddie Wedding: Kijafa (Frink) Vick (June 30, 2012–present) Children: with Kijafa (Frink) Vick: Jada, London; with […]

Web store

After The Gambit’s Implosion Of Bankruptcy, Alex Jones Is Back In State Court And Facing New Sanctions Demands

(Photo by Sergio Flores/Getty Images) Last week, Alex Jones’ attorneys walked out of Texas bankruptcy court, practically wailing and tearing their clothes off at the injustice of it all. How dare the US administrator suggest that declaring three worthless shell companies bankrupt and sending Sandy Hook’s tort cases to federal court on the eve of […]

Web store

Todd and Julie Chrisley found guilty of federal charges – NBC Bay Area

Todd and Julie Chrisley, stars of the reality TV show “Chrisley Knows Best,” were convicted Tuesday in Atlanta of federal charges including bank fraud and tax evasion. The Chrisleys were originally charged in August 2019 and a new indictment was filed in February this year. Their trial began three weeks ago and a jury on […]

Web store

Black Rifles are a favorite of mass shooters. To save lives, these weapons must disappear

Black guns should be banned. It’s the only way to stop the epidemic of mass murder in America, where the favorite weapon of gunmen (and they are almost all men) is the AR-15 and its variants, assault weapons known collectively as the “Black Rifles”. Yet the National Rifle Association and a chorus of conservatives try […]

Web store

Infowars, a right-wing conspiratorial newspaper, is preparing to emerge from bankruptcy

New York CNN — Three companies linked to far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, including fringe media organization Infowars, are set to emerge from bankruptcy, according to a court document released Wednesday. In a widely maligned move, Infowars, Prison Planet and Infowars Health filed for bankruptcy protection after Jones was found legally liable for damages in […]

Web store

Why Mentoring Matters: Michelle Nuñez de Foley

Before law school, my interactions with lawyers were limited and my interactions with non-lawyers were non-existent. I grew up in a small rural town in Florida. After high school, I studied at MIT, where I was surrounded by engineers and scientists. I went straight to law school after graduation. I was – and still am […]

Web store

NRA board re-elects CEO Wayne LaPierre, not signaling any leadership changes

The National Rifle Association’s board of directors voted Monday to re-elect longtime CEO Wayne LaPierre, signaling that the gun rights group is not changing direction despite an increase in mass shootings and its own internal troubles. LaPierre has been in charge of the day-to-day operations of the NRA since 1991 and has shaped his uncompromising […]

Web store

Approval: Anne Marie Schubert for California Attorney General on Rob Bonta

The editorial board operates independently of the UT newsroom but is held to similar ethical standards. We base our editorials and recommendations on rigorous reporting, interviews and debates, and strive to be accurate, fair and courteous in our section. To disagree? Let us know. When Governor Gavin Newsom nominated Alameda Assemblyman Rob Bonta as California […]

Web store

Rochester Diocese Proposes Settlement of Bankruptcy Case; sexual abuse survivors push back

ROCHESTER, NY (WXXI) – Lawyers for people who say they were victims of child sexual abuse by clergy in the Catholic Diocese of Rochester are unhappy with the diocese’s attempt to settle those claims in U.S. bankruptcy court . Attorney Jeff Anderson, who is one of the attorneys representing 175 of the plaintiffs in the […]

Web store

DeSantis’ veto of modest bankruptcy relief will hurt stressed Florida families who need it most

By Scott W. Spradley Last Friday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis betrayed Florida’s most needy by vetoing CS/HB 265even though the measure arrived on his desk after being unanimously approved by the Florida House and Florida Senate. The bill would have brought some relief to Floridians already in the throes of bankruptcy, giving them some credit […]

Web store

Todd and Julie Chrisley’s trial continues as more information comes in

Potential bombshells were dropped in the first week of Todd and Julie Chrisley’s trial for conspiracy, banking and wire fraud. American Network The first week of the courtroom trial against USA Network’s Todd and Julie Chrisley Chrisley knows best concluded with the usual defense and an unveiling of the prosecutors. The 25-year-old married couple were […]

Web store

When the absence of fees suggests personal bankruptcy: illegal downloads are expensive

But what is permitted when it comes to downloading from the Internet? Which free deliveries can you believe in? Not everything that is available for free on the Internet is really free in the long run. Or allowed. This is how you protect yourself from a rude awakening. Traps lurk here when downloading Anyone who […]

Web store

How Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Works in Illinois

Illinois has some specific exemptions you need to consider when filing for bankruptcy. You may be considering financial hardship and decide to file for Chapter 13 or Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Illinois. By reading this article, you will learn how to reduce your financial burden by learning about a Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy […]

Web store

Attorney General Candidate Quentin Palfrey Talks Progressive Issues / iBerkshires.com

Attorney General candidate Quentin Palfry talks to voters Thursday at Dottie’s. He is running for the Democratic nomination for Attorney General. Quentin Palfry is currently a lawyer in the Biden administration and is a former assistant attorney general. He tried for lieutenant governor in 2018. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Quentin Palfrey opened up about […]

Web store

Important Reasons to Hire an Experienced Family Law Attorney in Newport, SC

The Howze Law Firm explains to residents of Newport, SC and surrounding communities why it is so important to hire a reputable family law firm that specializes in resolving family legal issues. Newport, South Carolina – At Howze Law Firm, our family attorney understands how important it is for residents of Newport, SC to find […]

Web store

After Sandy Hook families argue ‘no grounds justify’ Alex Jones bankruptcies, judge to hear their case

NEWTOWN – Simply put, the Sandy Hook families who won lawsuits against Alex Jones in Connecticut and Texas have no interest in the companies controlled by Jones who recently filed for bankruptcy protection and stayed damages lawsuits. – interests for defamation of the families. After all, the three bankrupt businesses have a combined monthly income […]

Web store

The Law Firms of James V. Monaghan Shares Attorney James V. Monaghan’s Reputation for Excellence

Law Offices of James V. Monaghan is a leading workers’ compensation and personal injury law firm. In a recent update, the agency shared its attorney James V. Monaghan’s reputation for excellence. Norristown, Pennsylvania – In a posting on the website, The Law Offices of James V. Monaghan highlighted the reputation for excellence of its attorney […]

Web store

A suburban woman gets a year in prison for hijacking a group of students | State

CHICAGO — A Frankfurt woman was sentenced to a year in federal prison after pleading guilty to embezzling more than $650,000 from a national student organization working to improve minority representation in the pharmaceutical industry, according to the bureau of the US Attorney in Chicago. Carmita Coleman, 50, was also ordered Wednesday by U.S. District […]

Web store

Missouri trucking company files for bankruptcy after USPS cuts contracts

A Missouri-based trucking company, which contracted with the U.S. Postal Service to haul mail, recently ceased operations and filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Family-owned Polo-headquartered Rooney Trucking Inc. filed its petition in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Missouri on Monday. Attorney Ryan Blay told FreightWaves that “fuel and labor expenses were certainly […]

Web store

Legal notice of May 4, 2022

No. 28582 NOTICE OF PASSAGE OF SOUTHEAST WHITEFISH RURAL ZONING DISTRICT RESOLUTION OF INTENT The Flathead County, Montana Board of Commissioners hereby gives notice, pursuant to Section 76-2-205 (5), MCA, that it passed a Resolution of Intent (Resolution No. 1201Q) on April 28, 2022, to change the zoning designation in a portion of the Southeast […]

Web store

Judge Mattel Considers $24.5M Offer Over Attorney Fees In Settlement With $98M Investor

By Gina Kim (May 2, 2022, 4:12 p.m. EDT) — U.S. District Judge Mark C. Scarsi said Monday he will grant final approval of $98 million in settlements resolving investor allegations that Mattel and PwC allegedly misled them by understating a tax-exempt income, but said it was still considering the class attorney’s $24.5 million attorney’s […]

Web store

Legal practices and legal tools

Completing law school is undoubtedly a significant achievement, but it is not the finish line. The next step is to decide where you are going to get your law degree. For many, this means making the choice to go solo as there are many benefits to running your own practice. Benefits of Being a Solo […]

Web store

Customers recover furniture from company accused of defrauding them

Customers who have waited months, some more than a year, to get their items from a bankrupt furniture restoration company, finally have some hope. Cream City Restoration had a Third Ward storefront that is now empty. The owner of their additional warehouse said the owners owed him $40,000 and were also evicting them from that […]

Web store

Alex Jones lawyers told bankruptcy judge that putting the kibosh on state tort claims is his real job

(Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) Last Friday, bankruptcy attorney Kyung Shik Lee chastised Sandy Hook plaintiffs for complaining about being robbed of their day in court. “It resolves disputes that have been going on for years… (but) I hear nothing but complaints from those who want the money or those who are entitled to it,” […]

Web store

Snyder County businesses file for bankruptcy in AG investigation | Crime reports

Williamsport, Pa. — Two Snyder County businesses owned by a local couple recently filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy as part of an insurance fraud investigation. Stanley Woodworking, Inc., of Middleburg, and William Penn Cabinetry of Freeburg, are the two firms owned by Maurice and Deb Brubaker that filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy earlier this month […]

Web store

Boy Scouts bankruptcy judge approves sale of BSA warehouse

The Boy Scouts of America bankruptcy judge has approved BSA’s request to sell its warehouse and distribution center in North Carolina for approximately $13.5 million and re-lease the property to the buyer. By RANDALL CHASEAssociated Press April 22, 2022, 8:56 p.m. • 4 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article DOVER, Delaware — […]

Web store

EXPLAINER: Tricky issues face Boy Scouts bankruptcy judge

DOVER, Del. (AP) — More than two years after the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy protection to avoid a flood of lawsuits alleging child sexual abuse by Scout leaders and volunteers, a Delaware judge is assessing whether the BSA reorganization plan should be confirmed. After a three-week hearing and nearly a week of […]

Web store

Infowars files for bankruptcy as website founder Alex Jones faces defamation lawsuits

Alex Jones’ company Infowars filed for bankruptcy after the conspiracy theorist lost defamation lawsuits over his comments that the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was a hoax. financially. He urged his audience to contribute money or buy products on his Infowars website. Lawyers for the Sandy Hook families have accused Jones of trying to […]

Web store

Indicted Coshocton County judge candidate faces four felony counts – Y-City News

A local attorney seeking to become a judge in Coshocton County has been charged with four counts. Candidate William Drown challenges sitting judge Robert Batchelor in the upcoming Republican primary in May. According to court documents, Drown is charged with one count of theft, one count of tampering with evidence and two counts of office […]

Web store

Maine business owner facing federal PPP fraud charges also has history of wage violations

SKOWHEGAN, Maine (WMTW) — A Maine businessman facing federal charges in connection with alleged Paycheck Protection Program fraud also has a history of wage violations. According to the Maine Department of Labor, two companies led by Nathan Reardon have been cited for failing to pay workers in a timely manner on multiple occasions over the […]

Web store

These 3 Unexpected Benefits of Bankruptcy Might Surprise You

Benefits of bankruptcy can serve as the financial turnaround clients need says Grainger Legal Services MONTGOMERY, Ala., April 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Filing for bankruptcy is commonly associated with the daunting themes of shame, the end of financial journeys, and the hassle of dealing with financial institutions or creditors. From frozen bank accounts to declining […]

Web store

The woman who refused her share of a $6 billion settlement to fight the family behind the opioid crisis | Opioid crisis

A Cottage outside Floyd, Va., is a quiet backdrop for Ellen Isaacs to fight one of the opioid epidemic’s longest wars: the battle to compel OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, its landlords and its leaders to account. It’s a battle Isaacs, a former mortgage fraud expert at Citigroup, has been fighting since she and her son […]

Web store

GWG Holdings L Bonds Investor Alert: National Investment

DALLAS, April 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — National investment fraud attorney KlaymanToskes continues to investigate the sales practices of full-service brokerage firms, including Emerson Equity, LLC, regarding GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) (“GWG”) bonds L in light of reports from The Wall Street Journal that GWG is preparing to file for bankruptcy. According to securities […]

Web store

Can the debt collector force someone to pay an old debt?

Q. My friend is 76, receives about $950 from Social Security, food stamps, Medicaid, and literally “stranger kindness.” Her friends and neighbors help her by driving her where she needs to go, doctor’s appointment, church, etc. She has no family. She owns nothing but her dilapidated house – a house with no heat or hot […]

Web store

Why Businesses Should Develop a Relationship with a Los Angeles Corporate Lawyer — Hometown Station | KHTS FM 98.1 & AM 1220 — Santa Clarita Radio

There are many things you need to do when starting a business. Without the right team in place, the process can be overwhelming and your business may fail before it has a chance to start. This is where a corporate lawyer can help you. They handle start-up tasks to ensure your new business is legal […]

Web store

Is bankruptcy the solution? What to consider

Most people know someone who is going through or has experienced financial difficulties. The loss of a job, unexpected expenses such as catastrophic medical issues, or other personal situations can affect the ability to pay bills in a timely manner, if at all, and can lead to thoughts of filing for bankruptcy. But bankruptcy is […]

Web store

Water contractor bankruptcy converted to ch. 7

By Humberto J. Rocha (April 1, 2022, 8:17 p.m. EDT) – A Delaware bankruptcy court has converted water contractor Team Systems International LLC’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy to a Chapter 7 liquidation, finding that it had failed to act in good faith during the district court and bankruptcy proceedings. In an opinion issued Wednesday, U.S. Bankruptcy […]

Web store

9th Circumscription Will not raise PG&E Ch. 11 Call Plan

By Lauren Berg (March 30, 2022, 8:19 p.m. EDT) — The Ninth Circuit on Tuesday declined to reinitiate an appeal of Pacific Gas and Electric Co.’s Chapter 11 plan, saying the entities seeking the appeal never asked pausing the implementation of the bankruptcy plan and canceling that plan now would not be fair to other […]

Web store

Maryland transportation officials reject startup’s long-term plan to reroute Amtrak trains through new tunnel under Baltimore – Baltimore Sun

Maryland transportation officials have turned down a pipe dream proposed by a startup railroad to dig a tunnel through downtown Baltimore and redirect Amtrak trains to a downtown hub that would replace the city’s Penn Station. . The plan relied on support from the Maryland Department of Transportation and the Maryland Transit Administration to halt […]

Web store

Holland & Knight Regains Store Litigation Professional

By Jasmin Jackson (March 25, 2022, 8:31 p.m. EDT) – Holland & Knight LLP has reunited with a seasoned commercial litigator with nearly 15 years of experience handling complex lawsuits, including defending Insys Therapeutics in the of opioid litigation, after boutique Richardson Wang LLP poached him from the international firm nearly two years ago. Joseph […]

Web store

South Florida’s legal market is hot, hot, hot

When you think of Miami, Fort. Lauderdale or West Palm Beach, what comes to mind? Endless sun. Sand beaches. Classy discos. Paradise vacation. These are all attractive features and motivation to visit, but South Florida is also a place where the local legal market is becoming increasingly sophisticated and mature. As a result, lawyers migrate […]

Web store

5 Best Immigration Lawyers in Kansas City, MO

Below is a list of the best and leading immigration attorneys in Kansas City. To help you find the best immigration attorneys located near you in Kansas City, we’ve compiled our own list based on this list of rating points. Kansas City’s Top Immigration Lawyers: The top rated immigration attorneys in Kansas City, MO are: […]

Web store

I co-signed student loans for my daughter, but I’m now disabled. What can I do?

How to get out of student loan debt Getty Images/iStockphoto Question: I co-signed a private student loan for my daughter in 2006. Shortly thereafter my health deteriorated and I was granted disability benefits retroactive to June 2006. I have not worked since June 2006 and my only income is from my social security disability benefits. […]

Web store

Lawyers Ben Crump and Diandra “Fu” Debrosse Zimmermann Slam Johnson & Johnson’s Exploitation of Black Americans and Evasion of Responsibility

Advertising Lawyers Ben Crump and Diandra “Fu” Debrosse Zimmermann Slam Johnson & Johnson’s Exploitation of Black Americans and Evasion of Responsibility (Washington, DC) – Pair asks Congress to close a legal loophole allowing companies to avoid liability Nationally Recognized Civil Rights and Personal Injury Lawyers Ben Crump Ben Crump Law and DiCello Levitt Gutzler’s Diandra […]

Web store

5 Best Bankruptcy Lawyers in Anaheim, CA

Below is a list of the best and leading bankruptcy attorneys in Anaheim. To help you find the best bankruptcy attorneys located near you in Anaheim, we’ve compiled our own list based on this rating point list. Anaheim’s Best Bankruptcy Lawyers: The top rated bankruptcy attorneys in Anaheim, CA are: Winterbotham Parham Teeple, PCA – […]

Web store

Grasonville woman pleads guilty to $1.1 million fraud scheme – InsuranceNewsNet

BALTIMORE — Linda Pilantof Grassonvillepleaded guilty 3rd of March cable fraud, Social Security fraud, tax evasion and aggravated identity theft in schemes to defraud his employer, fraudulently obtain disability insurance benefits and evade more than $225,000 taxes, including concealing income as part of a bankruptcy filing. As a result of these crimes, Pylant admits to […]

Web store

How Debevoise erased 1,000 years of ‘unfair’ prison sentences

Welcome to the Big Law Business section on the evolution of the legal market written by me, Roy Strom. Today we look at how a former federal Debevoise judge built a project to undo “stacked” sentences. Register to get this column delivered to your inbox on Thursday mornings. One case has stuck with John Gleeson […]

Web store

Greenberg Traurig Adds Corporate Lawyer to Philadelphia Office

By James Boyle (March 8, 2022, 3:24 PM EST) — A transactional corporate services attorney has joined the Philadelphia office of Greenberg Traurig LLP after nearly 30 years at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC. Sherman W. Smith III was added as a shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s corporate practice group in Philadelphia. He joined Greenberg Traurig […]

Web store

Why Families of CT Opioid Victims Support Purdue Pharma Settlement

Since being sworn in as Connecticut’s attorney general in January 2019, William Tong has often said family members of opioid victims and addiction survivors have stood with him to oppose a settlement with the manufacturer of OxyContin Purdue Pharma. Now many of them say they support him after he announced last week that Connecticut would […]

Web store

Viewers want answers for unfinished pool projects – NBC 6 South Florida

What Victor Contreras sees in his garden is not what he had in mind when he decided to build a swimming pool. “I’m very disappointed,” he told NBC 6 Responds. “It’s the worst nightmare I’ve ever had.” He said seeing the unfinished pool, with dirty water, is difficult. “It gave me a lot of anger, […]

Web store

Landlord-Tenant Law Webinar Aims to Educate Lawyers and Help Them Serving as Volunteers

A lawyer advises his client on landlord-tenant issues. (Stock) All attorneys are welcome to tune in, especially those who might be interested in volunteering some time to help JFS clients. For 15, the Legal Family Service of the Jewish Family Service The referral service has helped JFS clients resolve many different legal issues, including helping […]

Web store

An Interview with Superior Innovative Solutions LLC Founder, Wendy Turner Miller

Wendy Turner Miller is a mother of two, an accomplished lawyer, a Chapter 7 trustee, a active member of service organizations, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and The Links Incorporated, and in addition, the founder and president of SIS. We recently sat down for an interview with Wendy and are eager to share her inspiring story. […]

Web store

Howze Law Firm in Rock Hill, SC Explains South Carolina’s Complicated Child Custody Laws

Attorney Tracy Bomar-Howze of the law firm Howze – Rock Hill Bankruptcy, Divorce, Family & Probate Lawyer, explains custody laws in South Carolina. Rock Hill, South Carolina – February 26, 2022 – Different states approach child custody disputes in different ways. You need a competent and experienced person Rock Hill Child Custody Lawyer ensure the […]

Web store

3 ways debt can lead to surprises this tax season

Americans struggling with debt could have other nasty tax surprises this year: from having to pay taxes on canceled debt to seeing reduced deductions due to loans that are subject to forbearance, some taxpayers are about to owe more than they realize, adding to an already confusing tax year. Some taxpayers also risk losing their […]

Web store

Congress plans to expand small business bankruptcy rules

Congress is considering expanding Chapter 11 subchapter 5 bankruptcy to help small businesses. Given the ongoing effects of the pandemic on small businesses, this extension is critical. Extension of sub-chapter 5 to support small businesses In 2019 Subchapter 5 was added to Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code in an effort to make reorganization […]

Web store

Jordan Hall files for bankruptcy |

Jordan ‘JD’ Hall has filed for bankruptcy in federal bankruptcy court in Montana, saying he is unable to afford increasingly expensive attorney fees while fighting a lawsuit filed against him by Adrian Jawort. The bankruptcy filing also immediately suspends legal proceedings, including the penalty hearing scheduled for Wednesday. If this hearing had taken place, Hall […]

Web store

Former CCS oncology chief deemed ‘dangerous’ to patients, stripped of state medical license | Local News

The Department of Health and Yi called their own experts to discuss whether Yi was following or violating accepted standards of care for cancer patients. In the case of the 43-year-old woman, identified as Patient A, the board concluded that Yi had mistreated her with a high dose of radiation intended to cure her cancer […]