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Deficiency Judgments On the Rise in Modesto, So Protect Yourself With Bankruptcy

A recent Wall Street Journal article reports that the number of deficiency judgments is on the rise as banks attempt to make as much money as they can after being hit hard with foreclosures. A deficiency judgment is an order … Continue reading

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Death Toll and Illnesses Related to Tainted Cantaloupe on the Rise

At least 16 food poisoning deaths and 72 illnesses across 18 states including California have been linked to cantaloupe contaminated with listeria. According to an Associated Press news report, the tainted cantaloupe comes from Jensen Farms in Colorado. Officials with … Continue reading

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HHS Projects Medicare Advantage Enrollment Will Rise As Premiums Decline In 2012; Plans Face Increased Regulation & Enforcement

Medicare Advantage enrollment will rise and premiums will decline in 2012. While plans can expect increased enrollment, the also face increasing challenges in managing the demands of increased government regulation under Health Care Reform and other new regulations, as well … Continue reading

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If the Creek Don't Rise — Montana's Right to Rental for Riverbeds Used by Power Company's Dams Now Before the U.S. Supreme Court – PPL Montana, LLC v. State of Montana

The U.S. Supreme Court will take up another Montana river case. The case involves a dispute between the State of Montana and a power company that purchased dams on several Montana rivers, which are licensed under the Federal Power Act … Continue reading

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Criminal Prosecutions for Medical Malpractice on the Rise

Thomas Reuters News & Insight reported this week on new trends related to how doctors are being held accountable for egregious cases of medical malpractice. Specifically, a growing number of criminal prosecutions have recently been advanced which seek to hold … Continue reading

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