Police Search of Sheen’s Home Turns up Antique Rifle

In a previous post, we discussed actor Charlie Sheen losing custody of his infant twin sons after his ex-wife took out a temporary restraining order against him on March 1. The restraining order was granted after Sheen allegedly threatened his ex-wife last month. CNN is reporting that Los Angeles Police officers conducted a search of …

Teen Killed in Manatee County Motorcycle Crash

There is always risk involved when you drive any kind of motor vehicle. Motorcyclists are particularly vulnerable. They don’t have the same amount of protection that a person driving a car does. To prevent accidents, it is important for drivers to stay alert and aware of their surroundings. Sometimes, however, drivers do not look as …

Remember That You Do Have Defense Options

There may be a number of defense options in a nursing home Medicare fraud or Medicaid fraud case, but a careful investigation is always required. Sometimes the government is holding the wrong person accountable. Sometimes it’s the result of a whistleblower case and the evidence is incorrect or faulty. Sometimes patients do not have a …

Corporate Minutes!

IF YOUR COMPANY IS INCORPORATED, DOES IT, AT THE VERY MINIMUM, HAVE A MEETING OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND MEETING OF THE SHAREHOLDERS AT LEAST ONCE A YEAR? AND IF IT DOES, DO THE MINUTES OF THESE MEETINGS APPEAR IN THE CORPORATE MINUTE BOOK? Even if you are the sole director, shareholder and hold …

Battle of Sexes and Driving

According to the Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles, about 1,470,000 men in the state had active driving privileges in 2010. For women, the number was almost 1,450,000. That’s about a 2 percent difference. A recent study, though, showed that women are far more likely to be involved incar accidents — specifically, two-vehicle crashes — than …

What Do I Do Now?

My workers’ compensation claim has been accepted but the insurance company is denying my medical care, what do I do? …If you have an accepted injury, then the insurance company must provide all medical care which is reasonable and necessary to cure or relieve the injury. Often the insurance company will object to the recommendations …

DUI and Personal Injury

Laws often require a person who is suspected of driving while drunk or using illegal drugs to give a sample of his or her blood or breath for chemical testing purposes. These laws are known as “implied consent” laws, because they provide that any person who operates a motor vehicle has given his or her …

Police Brutality and Smoking

The decision to stop smoking is a huge step toward a healthy lifestyle. Most people who have stopped smoking or have tried to do so agree that it is not an easy habit to break. When Pfizer Inc. introduced its smoking-cessation drug Chantix in the United States in 2006, many smokers who wanted help kicking …