• XCOR Aerospace Files for Bankruptcy

      XCOR Aerospace, an innovator in the aerospace industry, has filed for bankruptcy. XCOR is a private spaceflight and rocket engine development company based at the Mojave Air and Space Port in Mojave, California, and in Midland, Texas. There are also locations in Amsterdam and Hong Kong. XCOR is best known in the aerospace industry for a suborbital space plane that was announced in 2008.

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    • 63,000 Infant Seats Recalled Due to Fire Hazard

      In October 2017, Fisher-Price, a company that produces various toys and children’s products, recalled 63,000 Soothing Motion Seats. The recall was issued after Fisher-Price received 36 reports of these seats overheating in addition to a report of a fire within the motor housing of the seat. Fortunately, there have been no injuries disclosed so far.

      Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 2 readers -
  • Poor Road Conditions Can Cause Motorcycle Accidents

    Accidents can oftentimes result in severe and catastrophic injuries to motorcycle operators and their passengers. Motorcycle accidents are typically caused by a motor vehicle driver’s negligence, defective or poor road conditions, and other hazards that routinely present themselves on Pennsylvania roadways, including potholes.

    Gabriel Levin/ levininjuryfirm.com- 9 readers -
  • Nukes, Russian Bribery and Whistleblower Awards

    The Russian government. Bribes. Enriched uranium. Secret Swiss bank accounts. These elements have all the makings of a Tom Clancy novel or even a story about allegations plaguing certain ex-confidants of President Trump. Instead, they are part of a recent prosecution in Baltimore involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

    Due Diligence- 8 readers -
  • Episode 24 – Next Lawyer Up with Ron Sykstus featuring Greg Reeves

    This episode of the Next Lawyer Up podcast features attorney Greg Reeves. Greg Reeves is a Decatur, Alabama native, a good guy and a very talented lawyer. I have known Greg for a number of years through his legal work. Coincidentally, his father Bobby Reeves, who is also a great guy, has been our landlord at our Decatur, Alabama office for many years. Greg is an ...

    Ron Sykstus/ Bond and Botes- 9 readers -
  • New Passenger Side Front Crash Test Added by IIHS

    When the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) first created its small-overlap front crash test, it soely tested the driver’s side of the vehicle. Recently, however, the IIHS has introduced a passenger-side version of this test in an effort to ensure that front passengers receive the same level of safety as drivers.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 8 readers -
  • Four Semis Are Involved in Fiery I-75 Truck Wreck

    When big rigs collide, the result can often be a fiery crash that leaves drivers dead and seriously injured. Tragically, this was the case in an I-75 truck wreck in Lowndes County in Georgia over the summer. A tractor-trailer driver who was injured in the wreck later succumbed to his injuries, reported Valdosta Today. On June 23, at around 6:29 p.m.

    Michael West/ Law Office of Michael West- 10 readers -
  • How To Prevent Dog Bite Attacks

    Being bitten by a dog is a terrifying experience. Those who suffer attacks often have to go through a lot to overcome their fears. While it is impossible to avoid many dog attacks, there are some situations where exercising caution could help to prevent a serious injury. Comprehending canine body movement and the warnings these movements offer are an essential method for prev ...

    Law Office of James Alston- 10 readers -
  • Ways to Reduce Your Estate Tax

    When you leave behind your estate to a loved one, you leave them a great gift. However, that gift comes with the burden of estate tax. If you want to lessen the burden on your loved ones, you should carefully plan out your estate wishes. With these techniques, you can reduce your estate tax. 1. Give annual gifts to your children and grandchildren In your will, you can choose to ...

    The Law Office of Jeremy Howe- 11 readers -
  • Parenting Time and Telephone Access to the Other Parent

    Parenting Time and Telephone Access to the Other Parent November 19, 2017 by BrasierLaw The issue often arises where parents have a dispute over how much telephone access is appropriate for the other parent to have with the kids when it is not their parenting time. There isn’t a very easy answer to this question.

    Brasier Law- 10 readers -
  • Antitrust News: DOJ Antitrust Will Try to Speed Merger Reviews

    Antitrust News is a new feature at The Antitrust Attorney Blog. We will periodically report on and address new developments in the antitrust world, from FTC or DOJ guidance to important court decisions to relevant legislative developments to worldwide antitrust issues. Although some of our prior articles involve antitrust developments, most of these posts consist of content ...

    Jarod Bona/ The Antitrust Attorney Blog- 7 readers -
  • The Effects of Tax Reform on Charitable Organizations

    Although the tax reform bill just passed by the U.S. House of Representatives retains the income tax deduction for individuals who make contributions to charitable organizations (i.e., organizations that are tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code), it may nonetheless have significant effects on the amount of charitable giving by Americans.

    Michael Smith/ Indiana Business Law Blog- 10 readers -
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