California attorney general agrees to $25B mortgage settlement

Last month on our bankruptcy law blog, we discussed how the U.S. states’ debt settlement attorneys general were pursuing a $25 billion settlement agreement with at least five major lending institutions including Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, Citibank and Ally Financial over fraudulent foreclosure practices between 2008 and 2011 that caused homeowners in…

Bi-Lingual (English/Spanish) Partial Course List and Description

PRINCIPLES OF ERGONOMICS Training and development for Supervisors, Employees & Ergonomic Committees. Participants will learn about Elements of an Ergonomics Program including Job Risk Factors, Hazard Identification Checklists, Evaluating Job Risk Factors for Production and Office Environments, and recognizing signs and symptoms of cumulative trauma disorders. BUILDING EFFECTIVE SAFETY COMMITTEES Team building and training for…

Criminal Gang Member Arrests In Charlotte

Charlotte police have arrested 45 criminal gang members during Project Southern Tempest. Project Southern Tempest is an intense national law enforcement program designed to promote anti-gang efforts and to share criminal gang intelligence between legal agencies and pressed plenty of criminal charges. Law enforcement agencies have concentrated on locating gang members and gang leadership in…

CPSC AIMS FOR MORE TRANSPARENCY; IRKS BUSINESSES: PART I

Businesses and safety regulators do not always see eye to eye. After all, even though most American companies value the safety of their consumers, regulations, investigations and recalls cost businesses time, money and potentially their reputations in certain situations. This simple fact has recently fueled a wave of mild panic throughout the manufacturing industry. After…

Environmental Law Practice

national environmental practice takes a technical and problem-solving approach to environmental law. We provide counseling, litigation, and administrative and legislative services on the full array of environmental issues facing today’s businesses. Our team specializes in negotiating practical, cost-effective solutions with regulatory agencies and community groups, but we also are experienced, effective litigators when necessary. We…

Pedestrian accidents on the rise across the country

Pedestrian accidents are typically very serious. When someone is injured in a Delaware pedestrian accident, it is likely due to the negligence of a driver. An experienced Akron pedestrian accident attorney can help pedestrian accident victims take charge of the situation and hold negligent motorists accountable for the damage that they have caused. New statistics from the National…