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Impacts For Rental Cars As Recalls Remain High

Rental cars are part of the backbone of the travel industry as people often travel to places where taxis are rare and mass transit is non-existent. When people touch down in a foreign place, they already have enough to worry about with food, lodging, plane tickets, directions, and safety. They shoul...
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The Other Police Brutality Crisis: One Half of Police Shooting Victims Suffer from Mental Illness

  Acts of police brutality against black men have been front page news for several years, sparking the successful activist movement, #BlackLivesMatter. Yet, African Americans are not the only victims of unprovoked violence at the hands of so-called peace officers. An even bigger crisis involves...
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GM Recalling Nearly 290K U.S. Cars for Airbag Defect. Suffered a Serious Injury? Talk to One of Our Product Recall Attorneys.

  A product recall refers to a company’s request that consumers return a product after defects or safety issues are discovered. Usually, companies issue product recalls to protect consumers, limit liability for negligence, and limit the ruining of corporate image. While recalls are very c...
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American Right to Have a Trial by Jury is Vanishing, Make Sure Your Rights Are Protected

A disturbing trend has emerged in the American criminal justice system—the diminishing of a trial by jury. According to a recent 2016 report from “The New York Times,” thirty years ago in New York there was an average of 4,000 jury verdicts in felony trials. In 2015, that figure was less than ...
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Another Airbag Maker is Under Scrutiny After Fatal Rupture, What Can a Product Liability Attorney Do For You?

  Auto safety regulators are investigating another deadly airbag situation that could impact up to 8 million vehicles. Anyone involved in an airbag related incident is encouraged to contact a product liability attorney. National Highway Safety Traffic Administration and Transport Canada are loo...
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Advocacy Groups Send Letter to the National Highway Traffic Administration Urging Them to Reconsider Robot Cars

Product liability attorneys know that robot cars are a popular topic to talk about these days, especially as the companies working on them promise they’ll soon be made available on a large scale. As they continue on with their plans, some are raising questions about what exactly it will mean t...
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What the Litigation Attorneys Want You to Know About the Recent Supreme Court Ruling on Contractor Fraud

When someone is wronged in a facility that receives federal funding, it’s not necessarily as straightforward an issue as people would like. Like may rules, the forces that govern company liability are left to a good deal of interpretation. The US Supreme Court recently appeared to place limits...
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Defective vehicle parts may be cause of ‘Star Trek’ star’s tragic death; vehicle was part of massive recall over false park issue

Anton Yelchin, best known for playing Ensign Pavel Chekov in the recently rebooted Star Trek movie franchise, died in mid June in a tragic accident. Yelchin, 27, was apparently pinned by his Chrysler-made Jeep Cherokee in the driveway of his California home. Yet with defective products such as the f...
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Bus Accident Attorneys Help Victims of Victoria Texas Accident Get the Settlement They Deserve

In the wee morning hours of January 2, 2008, a bus transporting nearly 50 people from Monterrey, Mexico to Houston, Texas crashed in Victoria, Texas. The bus driver, who had fallen asleep at the wheel, overcorrected the bus when it veered off the road, only for the bus to overturn onto the side of t...
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