Tag Archives: Knocks

What do you do when the Children’s Aid Society knocks on your door?

This may be the most terrifying prospect as a parent – the Children’s Aid Society (“Society”) shows up at your door unannounced to investigate whether your children are safe in your care. As emotional and unnerving as this may be, … Continue reading

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Opportunity knocks: Apply to become an ABA LSD liaison

If you’ve been wanting to get more involved with both the Law Student Division and your practice area, your time is now! We’re opening up applications for our next round of LSD liaisons to ABA specialty groups. There are more … Continue reading

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Res judicata knocks out retaliation lawsuit

Here we learn a few lessons about refiling your claims and the limits to repeatedly prosecuting your case in federal court. The plaintiff's case is dismissed because the second lawsuit was not much different from the first, which the court … Continue reading

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$19.5M Verdict Knocks R.J. Reynolds at Trial Over Its Part in Florida Pawn Broker's Lung Cancer Death

Stock image.  New Port Richey, FL—Jurors this week awarded the family of a Florida smoker $19.5 million after finding R.J. Reynolds responsible for his fatal lung cancer.Graffeo v. R.J. Reynolds, 2016CA000233. Read more detail on Recent Medical Malpractice posts – … Continue reading

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Case o The Week: Ninth Knocks BOP Rule Denying Year Break for 922(g) RDAP Grads, Arrington

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