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Case Review: #17-0306, Schmoker v. Wilkie (Is Hearing Loss a VA disability even if its not compensable?)

What is the Deep Issue in the Case? {Several issues were raised in the briefing of this case – this review focuses in on one: continuity of symptomatology for hearing loss} A veteran is entitled to service connection for loss … Continue reading

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A Claim of Waste in an Arizona Divorce for the Loss of Equity in a Home | Voted “Best of the Valley”

A Claim of Waste in an Arizona Divorce for the Loss of Equity in a Home The Arizona Court of Appeals in the case of Woehler vs. Stough had to address whether a spouse in a divorce case in Arizona … Continue reading

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“Weight Loss” vs. “Weight Management”: Vitamin Shoppe Sidesteps False Advertising Suit

Putative class representative Andrea Nathan renewed her efforts to hold Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. liable under California’s Unfair Competition Law, False Advertising Law, Consumer Legal Remedies Act, and breaches of express and implied warranties over Vitamin Shoppe’s “Garcinia Cambogia” dietary supplements … Continue reading

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JAMA Study – Sudden loss of wealth in middle or older age may be a risk factor for all-cause mortality.

Editorial – From Misfortune to Mortality – Sudden Loss of Wealth and Increased Risk of Death. Alan M. Garber, MD, PhD. JAMA. 2018;319(13):1327-1328. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.3418. [First page preview is free] Original Investigation – Negative Wealth Shock and All-Cause Mortality. Lindsay R. … Continue reading

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Loss of Consortium Claims in Texas

Loss of consortium claims after an injury or wrongful death. Loss of consortium refers to the deprivation of the benefits of a family relationship caused by a catastrophic personal injury or the wrongful death of a family member. This is just … Continue reading

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