October, 2014

October 30, 2014

The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG)  is urging the Senate Judiciary Committee and the House Judiciary Subcommittee to pass the Amy and Vicky Child Pornography Victim Restitution Improvement Act of 2014 (S. 2301/H.R. 4981). On October 15, 2014, NAAG sent an official letter of support for the Amy and…
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October 24, 2014

In light of the recently issued recall on the defective Takata airbags, we think it’s a good time to go over some important facts regarding defective vehicle equipment. In this three-part blog series, we will discuss some things you may not know regarding defective vehicle equipment, as well as your…
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October 22, 2014

Nearly 8 million vehicles in the U.S. are now the focus of a massive nationwide recall due to the defective Takata airbags they contain. As regulators at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) scramble to get the word out about the serious dangers associated with the defective Takata airbags,…
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October 20, 2014

Over the past decade, the number of car accidents involving wildlife in Oregon has reportedly increased significantly, according to the findings of a recently published report from The Oregonian. As this report indicates, between 2004 and 2010: The number of reported car accidents involving wildlife increased by more than 42…
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October 17, 2014

A recently filed burn injury lawsuit is seeking $688,000 for a bartender who was severely burned after a candle ignited Everclear and started a fire on the bar countertop. According to the details of this complaint, the injured 30-year-old man (i.e., the plaintiff) is alleging that the bar owners were…
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October 10, 2014

Workers’ compensation laws are intended to protect people, providing them with financial support in the event they hurt while working or during the course of performing their job duties. Despite this, however, workers’ compensation claims can be confusing and frustrating to pursue, as there are a number strict rules associated…
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