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Don’t Wait to Act After Your Car Accident

A car accident, or more accurately a car crash, is not something you generally plan for.  By intention, it is an event that you hope to avoid.  Certainly, there are steps you can take to mitigate the stress that immediately Read More

6 Delayed Accident Symptoms Not to Ignore

After a car accident, some people quickly realize they are injured. Fractures, lacerations, and other injuries typically present with clear symptoms, such as pain. Others, don’t show or feel any immediate signs of injury. Even if you seem to walk Read More

Love Canadian constitutional law and mooting? The MacKay Cup Moot is for you!

The MacKay Cup Moot is the UK Canadian Law Competition hosted by the University of Leicester, endowed by the Former Canadian Minister for Justice, Peter MacKay, and supported by the Canada-UK Foundation. This year’s competition was sponsored by Baker MacKenzie Read More

Legal Design Sprint 2018: the student view

Wow! What an invigorating day and a truly memorable and exciting experience! Of course as I write now I have the benefit of hindsight, so let me rewind to those moments beforehand when I had absolutely no idea what to Read More

What Happens if I am Injured in an Accident Visiting California?

Being hurt in an accident is already a horrific experience, but it can be more overwhelming and confusing when you are injured while visiting California. As a non-resident, you may not be familiar with the laws, court procedures, and other Read More

The Dangers of Texting and Driving

Increasingly, people try to manage the complexity of their lives by multitasking. Whether eating while driving or sending a text message while waiting at an intersection, motorists are trying to cram a lot of tasks into the time they should Read More

Bicyclist Killed by Hit-and-Run Big Rig in Lafayette

Another fatal accident involving a bicyclist in Lafayette serves as a timely reminder that bicyclists must take all possible precautions when riding on the roads. Unfortunately, cyclists cannot expect motorists to be on the lookout for them. Motorists are too Read More

Harley Riding Mesothelioma Survivor Itching to Work Again

Mesothelioma survivor Chris Shelton was back on his Harley-Davidson motorcycle — smiling again — just days after being hospitalized for the second time with a life-threatening reaction to a clinical trial drug combination. There is no giving up or giving Read More

Tourists in Australia Flirt with Death in Asbestos Ghost Town

How many people would willingly risk their life just for fun? The answer may surprise you. In Western Australia alone, hundreds — perhaps thousands — of people from around the globe are ignoring health warnings to travel to the Pilbara Read More

The Mesothelioma Center Teams Up with AONN+

The Mesothelioma Center at Asbestos.com is collaborating with the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+) to provide better tools, resources and support to mesothelioma patients and their families. AONN+ is an advocacy organization that supports, educates and certifies Read More