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Florida Supreme Court Holds Med Mal Personal Injury Caps Unconstitutional

Posted 6/08/17 by Florida Justice Association Florida Supreme Court Holds Med Mal Personal Injury Caps Unconstitutional In a 4-to-3 ruling, the Florida Supreme Court today affirmed the decision of the Fourth District Court of Appeal that the Florida statute establishing caps on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice personal injury cases is unconstitutional. In its ruling,…

201706.06
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Trump Administration Abandons Fight for Ban on Nursing Home Arbitration Clauses

Posted 6/06/17 by Levin & Perconti Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog Trump Administration Abandons Fight for Ban on Nursing Home Arbitration Clauses What little hope remained that arbitration clauses would disappear from nursing home admission paperwork is now gone. Friday, June 2 was the deadline for the Trump Administration to submit paperwork to continue the…

201705.11
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$110M Talcum Powder Verdict

Posted 5/04/17 David Siegel CVN Breaking: J&J Slammed With $110M Verdict After Jury Finds Talc Powder Caused Woman’s Cancer St. Louis — A Missouri state court jury on Thursday awarded over $110 million to a woman claiming she developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder-based products on her genitals for decades, marking…

201705.11
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Tax savings strategies in anticipation of lower brackets

Posted 4/26/17 Randy Gassman Tax savings strategies in anticipation of lower brackets Trial lawyers have the ability to defer income tax by way of structuring attorney fees, a strategy that other business owners are not able to utilize.  The option has been well tested and accepted by the IRS for many years, but now with the hope of tax reform in the…