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RECENT FEDERAL APPELLATE COURT RULING ASSISTS FLORIDA EMPLOYERS IN THEIR DEFENSE AGAINST EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION LAWSUITS

A recent decision from the federal appellate court that decides the legal standards for employment discrimination claims in Florida federal courts made it much easier for employers to defend against employment discrimination lawsuits.  Under federal law, a plaintiff’s burden in … Continue reading

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Good Samaritan Atlin assists four in distress

Three people were transferred to the good Samaritan vessel Atlin after their 22ft vessel ran aground and began taking on water at a rapid rate. They were taken in good condition to Auke Bay Harbor. A Coast Guard Station Juneau … Continue reading

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California Ruling Assists Plaintiffs In Class Action Over Unwanted Cell Phone Calls

Gutierrez v. Barclays Group is a class action filed in federal court in the Southern District of California under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (47 U.S.C. § 227). The plaintiffs, a husband and wife, failed to pay their credit card … Continue reading

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Madoff Swindle Assists Millionaire Husband in His Divorce

It looks like Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme has assisted one divorce litigant in New York, at least for now. Steve Simkin is a prominent real estate lawyer in New York City with blue-chip law firm Paul, Weiss. He and his … Continue reading

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EPIRB Assists in Rescue in Sinking of Lady Blackie

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