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lawfirmauthorityConducting a business with an online presence is extremely challenging. There is a huge competition out there, and unless you are able to maintain that ‘floating line’, competition will literally destroy you. Even though you conduct a trustworthy, and highly reputable law firm, if you do not implement some good marketing strategies you will only find yourself at the end of the line in search engine rankings. You need people to find you quickly and easily, based on searches using important keywords…what you need are the best Law Firm Authority strategies that will help you take your business to the top of the list in search engine results.

lawfirmauthorityHow is that possible? Well, you need to hire the services of the best legal marketing expert. He will conduct a thorough research, see were you are standing, and then come up with the most aggressive strategies and tactics that will push

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Court rules insurers can collect $12B under health care law

The Supreme Court has ruled that insurance companies can collect $12 billion from the federal government to cover their losses in the early years of the health care law championed by President Barack Obama

WASHINGTON —
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that insurance companies can collect $12 billion from the federal government to cover their losses in the early years of the health care law championed by President Barack Obama.

Insurers are entitled to the money under a provision of the “Obamacare” health law that promised the companies a financial cushion for losses they might incur by selling coverage to people in the marketplaces created by the health care law, the justices said by an 8-1 vote.

The program only lasted three years, but Congress

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Bad Faith Insurance Claim Lawyers With No Fee If No Recovery

 

When you call The Voss Law Firm, P.C., you will see that we’re here to help you. That’s our purpose, drive, and passion – helping real clients solve real problems. Everyday. We take cases on a contingency fee basis. That means if we can’t get you a recovery, you pay us nothing. We start off by listening to you, learning about your case, and answering any questions you might have.

Do you have an insurance claim that is older than 90 days?  Your claim should be paid within 90 days – this gives the insurance carrier ample time to properly inspect and adjust your loss.  If it has been more than 90 days from the date you filed your claim and you have not been paid, you should call today to take advantage of our FREE, no obligation consultation – know your rights!  Don’t get taken advantage of by the

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Minor leaguer Blake Bivens learned on Facebook that wife, son, mother-in-law were killed

Minor league baseball player Blake Bivens said he found out through Facebook that his wife, their 14-month-old son and his mother-in-law had been killed.

Bivens, who pitched last season for the Montgomery, Alabama, Biscuits, a Double-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, opened up about the deaths in August while speaking with a pastor from The River Church in Danville, Virginia.

Matthew Bernard, his brother-in-law, has been charged with three counts of first-degree murder. Bernard is accused of killing his mother, Joan Bernard, 62; his sister Emily Bernard Bivens, 25; and her child, Cullen Bivens, 14 months.

Bivens said he was with his teammates in Chattanooga, Tennessee, finishing up a series of games when he woke up and checked his phone but didn’t have any messages from his family. He logged on to Facebook and immediately saw a headline about a search for Bernard.

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Coronavirus Live Updates : NPR

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says there is “no reason” to waive main parts of the federal special education law.

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says there is “no reason” to waive main parts of the federal special education law.

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U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will not recommend that Congress waive the main requirements of three federal education laws, including the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, known as IDEA. The federal law ensures that children with disabilities have a right to a free, appropriate public education whenever and wherever schools are operating.

When Congress passed the coronavirus relief package, known as the CARES Act, they included a provision that allowed the secretary to request waivers to parts of the special education law during the pandemic. The concern was that holding strictly to IDEA and other laws could hinder schools in the urgency

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April
04/29/2020 – Connecticut Law about
Municipal Taxes

04/24/2020 – Connecticut Law about Answer
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04/24/2020 – Connecticut Law about
Homeschooling

04/23/2020 – Connecticut Law about Death of a Party in a
Civil Action

March
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Motion to Dismiss

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Child Custody Actions in Connecticut

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Collection of Delinquent Property Taxes in Connecticut

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Marriage in Connecticut

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02/27/2020 –
Connecticut Law
about Quarantine (Public Health)

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Enforcing Money Judgments

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Parental Kidnapping and Custodial Interference

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Foreclosure of Condominium Liens in Connecticut

                                                                                                     
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DUI Law – FindLaw

Driving under the influence of alcohol or other impairing drugs is a crime in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Whether your state calls it “driving under the influence (DUI),” “driving while intoxicated (DWI),” or some other name, it is a charge that is taken very seriously and punished accordingly. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that roughly 40 percent of all U.S. traffic deaths are alcohol-related to some degree.

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A Guide to Disability Rights Laws

U.S. Department of Justice

Civil Rights Division
Disability Rights Section

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February 2020

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Americans with Disabilities Act

Telecommunications Act

Fair Housing Act

Air Carrier Access Act

Voting Accessibility for the Elderly and Handicapped Act

National Voter Registration Act

Civil Rights of Institutionalized Persons Act

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

Rehabilitation Act

Architectural Barriers Act

General Sources of Disability Rights Information

Statute Citations

For persons with disabilities, this document is available in large print, Braille, and CD.

Reproduction of this document is encouraged.


This guide provides an overview of Federal civil rights laws that ensure equal opportunity for people with disabilities. To find out more about how these laws may apply to you, contact the agencies and organizations listed below.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The ADA prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in employment, State and local government, public accommodations, commercial facilities, transportation,

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Law enforcement and politicians clash over coronavirus orders

Despite warnings from health officials that social distancing and the wearing of face coverings can help flatten the statistical curve of nationwide infections, from Texas to Washington state a handful of officers sworn to uphold the law have in recent weeks publicly expressed their opposition to government regulations aimed at keeping citizens from transmitting the virus to others.

The latest high-profile protest by law enforcement came on Wednesday from the head of a Houston police union, who penned an open letter forcefully taking issue with a new order requiring face coverings by anyone in public over 10 years of age, with some exceptions. The order carries a $1,000 fine for noncompliance.

The police union president said that while officers support the public wearing masks, police departments do not have the resources to enforce “draconian” face covering orders. He also took issue with the way he believes such enforcement could negatively

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