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The Hendersonville Times-News
Issues easing as domestic violence initiative hits 2nd yearcounty — Brown said there are currently 16 — is a result of the partnership of
Issues easing as domestic violence initiative hits 2nd year
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 hours ago
county — Brown said there are currently 16 — is a result of the partnership of the Family Justice Center, Safelight, Pisgah Legal Services, DSS, the district attorney and the police departments in Hendersonville, Laurel Park and Fletcher working... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Records suggest kickbacks to ex-detective chief of Bergen County Prosecutor’s Officein Paterson that lasted 17 minutes. It was followed by seven calls to Weiner’s
Records suggest kickbacks to ex-detective chief of Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 hours ago
in Paterson that lasted 17 minutes. It was followed by seven calls to Weiner’s cellphone. The Dinnalls’ agreement for legal services with Weiner is dated March 21, 2005. A lawsuit was filed in April of that year. Contacted again recently and... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
After Supreme Court setback, immigrants continue reform pushis elected, said Justin Tullius, who is a managing attorney for the Refugee and
After Supreme Court setback, immigrants continue reform push
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 18 hours ago
is elected, said Justin Tullius, who is a managing attorney for the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services in Corpus Christi, or RAICES. It's now up to the sons and daughters of undocumented parents to push for... Read more
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The News & Observer
Nichol: Making the case that lawmakers destroying North Carolinacommissions, universities, community colleges, regulatory commissions, administ
Nichol: Making the case that lawmakers destroying North Carolina
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
commissions, universities, community colleges, regulatory commissions, administrative agencies, school boards, unions, legal services programs, corporations, academics, civil servants, lobbyists, journalists and citizens unwilling to bend to... Read more
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Naples Daily News
New American citizens celebrate World Refugee Day at Golden Gate Community Centercommunity outreach coordinator Jacquie Williams said. "We focus on employment.
New American citizens celebrate World Refugee Day at Golden Gate Community Center
Naples Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
community outreach coordinator Jacquie Williams said. "We focus on employment. We also assist with English classes, we do legal services, and we're finding them jobs." World Refugee Day takes place each year around June 20. The United Nations,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Reports of elder financial abuse surge in Sacramento CountySchool of Law. Melissa Brown, director of the clinics, said she has students a
Reports of elder financial abuse surge in Sacramento County
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
School of Law. Melissa Brown, director of the clinics, said she has students authorized by the bar association to provide legal services under her supervision. They have filed several cases in Superior Court on behalf of elderly clients they say... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Same-sex marriage fight cost Tenn. more than $2 million in feesfees to the National Center for Lesbian Rights in honor of the anniversary. The
Same-sex marriage fight cost Tenn. more than $2 million in fees
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
fees to the National Center for Lesbian Rights in honor of the anniversary. The center, based in California, provided legal services and became a crucial part of Tennessee's case. "For years, Ropes & Gray has been a dedicated partner in the... Read more
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The Examiner
Bob Buckley: Expanding the world of legal services marketing Posted Jun. 25, 2016 at 5:49 AM Posted Jun. 25, 2016 at 5:49 AM I will conf
Bob Buckley: Expanding the world of legal services marketing
The Examiner / Posted yesterday
Posted Jun. 25, 2016 at 5:49 AM Posted Jun. 25, 2016 at 5:49 AM I will confess my bias from the outset. I have not been in a Walmart for several years. My objection to shopping there is... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Budget change would limit ability to make estate claims on deceased Medi-Cal recipientsthey've gotten a bargain on medical care," said Michael Williams, director of G
Budget change would limit ability to make estate claims on deceased Medi-Cal recipients
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
they've gotten a bargain on medical care," said Michael Williams, director of Grey Law, the Ventura nonprofit that provides legal services for the elderly. "But it hurts," he said of the claims on estates set to be inherited. "It doesn't go to your... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tennessee paid out $2M to lawyers in gay marriage caseits awarded fees to the National Center for Lesbian Rights in honor of the anni
Tennessee paid out $2M to lawyers in gay marriage case
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
its awarded fees to the National Center for Lesbian Rights in honor of the anniversary. NCLR, based in California, provided legal services and became a crucial part of Tennessee's case. "For years, Ropes & Gray has been a dedicated partner in the... Read more
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MLive.com
Law firm to give away another $1M in free legal services to Michigan startupsGRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Michigan law firm Varnum says it will provide another $1 mi
Law firm to give away another $1M in free legal services to Michigan startups
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Michigan law firm Varnum says it will provide another $1 million in free legal services to Michigan startups. The announcement comes as MiSpringboard, the program created to provide the services, celebrates its five-year... Read more
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The Courier
Injured worker says Slater & Gordon's $50,000 bill 'a joke'this was a discount and that its billing practice is industry standard and not
Injured worker says Slater & Gordon's $50,000 bill 'a joke'
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
this was a discount and that its billing practice is industry standard and not unusual. "Our goal is to provide affordable legal services to everyday people – over charging or unjustified costs goes against not only the foundations of our business... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Crime Cornerpreliminary charges without incident. Initial bail was at $8,140. Man arrested
Crime Corner
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 2 days ago
preliminary charges without incident. Initial bail was at $8,140. Man arrested for allegedly scamming with bogus tax and legal services A Henderson man was arrested earlier this month after law enforcement discovered he was allegedly providing... Read more
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The Border Mail
Injured worker says Slater & Gordon's $50,000 bill 'a joke'this was a discount and that its billing practice is industry standard and not
Injured worker says Slater & Gordon's $50,000 bill 'a joke'
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
this was a discount and that its billing practice is industry standard and not unusual. "Our goal is to provide affordable legal services to everyday people – over charging or unjustified costs goes against not only the foundations of our business... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Intellectual Property Firm Murgitroyd Expands Strategic & Search Capabilitiesin the field of IP to his role at Murgitroyd. Prior to heading up IP Strategy
Global Intellectual Property Firm Murgitroyd Expands Strategic & Search Capabilities
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
in the field of IP to his role at Murgitroyd. Prior to heading up IP Strategy at MDB, Mr Chernoff served as Director of Legal Services, Patent Operations at Accenture, as Associate Patent Counsel for Worldcom, and as an Associate at the boutique... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Will Happen to the Orlando Victims Who Are in the U.S. Illegally?Organizations in Orlando are working together to provide free legal services to
What Will Happen to the Orlando Victims Who Are in the U.S. Illegally?
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
Organizations in Orlando are working together to provide free legal services to victims of the June 12 attacks and their families, particularly those who require visa assistance. Immigration status has been a challenge for many people who were... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jail term for man who posed as a solicitor to fleece clients of £18kthey had each fallen into substantial debt. One of them was a family friend. H
Jail term for man who posed as a solicitor to fleece clients of £18k
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
they had each fallen into substantial debt. One of them was a family friend. Healey told him he would require fees for his legal services and also to pay for the services of a barrister. He told one of his victims that he specialised in insolvency... Read more
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The Border Mail
Injured worker says Slater & Gordon's $50,000 bill 'a joke'this was a discount and that its billing practice is industry standard and not
Injured worker says Slater & Gordon's $50,000 bill 'a joke'
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
this was a discount and that its billing practice is industry standard and not unusual. "Our goal is to provide affordable legal services to everyday people – over charging or unjustified costs goes against not only the foundations of our business... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefsis the largest, locally-based law firm between Tampa and Miami with 55 attorney
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
is the largest, locally-based law firm between Tampa and Miami with 55 attorneys dedicated to providing a wide range of legal services in the areas of business and tax planning, estate planning, family law, commercial and civil litigation,... Read more
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Boston Globe
District attorney, AG investigate Roxbury real estate dealerrelated to the Pam family. He urged them to contact his office, the attorney ge
District attorney, AG investigate Roxbury real estate dealer
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
related to the Pam family. He urged them to contact his office, the attorney general, local police, or Greater Boston Legal Services. Wark’s comments come on the same day that Kyle Pam, 28, was arraigned in Suffolk Superior Court on charges... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
July 15 is deadline for next Hatch Detroit contestfor a branding and design package from GTB (formerly Team Detroit); a 30-second
July 15 is deadline for next Hatch Detroit contest
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
for a branding and design package from GTB (formerly Team Detroit); a 30-second social media advertisement from MCCI; legal services from Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn; a package of accounting, IT and public relations support, and counsel... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Advocates speak on Supreme Court split decision over Obama immigration planWASHINGTON - The Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative will hold a n
Advocates speak on Supreme Court split decision over Obama immigration plan
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON - The Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative will hold a news conference Thursday to speak on the Supreme Court's 4-4 split decision on the Obama immigration plan. The conference will begin at 12:00 p.m. at MECA, home of United... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
A Week in the Life of the American Police State - Commentary A Week in the Life of the American Police State By John W. Whitehead June 20 2016 “Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.”—Adlai S...the integral human rights of all people through its extensive legal and educati
A Week in the Life of the American Police State - Commentary A Week in the Life of the American Police State By John W. Whitehead June 20 2016 “Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.”—Adlai S...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
the integral human rights of all people through its extensive legal and educational programs. The Institute provides its legal services at no charge to those whose constitutional and human rights have been threatened or violated. Founded in 1982... Read more
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Al.com
Mobile councilwoman raises conflict of interest questions over legal representation of mall incentive"illegal" with Anderson's dual roles. But she said she wants better transparenc
Mobile councilwoman raises conflict of interest questions over legal representation of mall incentive
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
"illegal" with Anderson's dual roles. But she said she wants better transparency from the administration on how its legal services are utilized. "Over the last few months, Mr. Anderson while representing Rouse, wore 'two hats,'" Rich said.... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J.'s stagnant welfare grants could rise for 1st time since 1987Vincent Prieto told reporters earlier this week he had no idea New Jersey had f
N.J.'s stagnant welfare grants could rise for 1st time since 1987
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
Vincent Prieto told reporters earlier this week he had no idea New Jersey had fallen so behind other states until the Legal Services Poverty Research Institute issued a report last fall. "Being a former budget chairman, this was not an issue... Read more
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The Wanderer
Bikes, Buoys, And Roadsby the program. The selectmen also approved the transfer of $68,983 to cover v
Bikes, Buoys, And Roads
The Wanderer / Posted 3 days ago
by the program. The selectmen also approved the transfer of $68,983 to cover various year-end overages from wages to legal services to snow and ice expenses. Also meeting with the selectmen was John Foggerty regarding his proposal to place a... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Converge TS wins £3m of new contracts as it plans London launchevent brings together innovative leaders whose disruptive approach has helped t
Converge TS wins £3m of new contracts as it plans London launch
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
event brings together innovative leaders whose disruptive approach has helped them rise to the top of the legal sector, and will provide firms with the inspiration and guidance they need to develop a fresh approach to delivering legal s... Read more
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FOX News
Appeals court revives 'phony lawyer' case against CAIRthat that Days, a former “Resident Attorney” and “Manager for Civil Rights” was
Appeals court revives 'phony lawyer' case against CAIR
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
that that Days, a former “Resident Attorney” and “Manager for Civil Rights” was never an attorney and failed to provide legal services. The also allege that not only was CAIR aware of the fraud but that the organization conspired to keep his... Read more
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The Young Witness
Stanwell Park spunky music festivalcontinue making music, but will also continue her law studies with the ambition
Stanwell Park spunky music festival
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
continue making music, but will also continue her law studies with the ambition to help people struggling with access to legal services. The Ocean Party * Joseph Liddy * Big White * Emma Russack * Oscar Dowling * Shining Bird * Phantastic... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Stanwell Park spunky music festivalcontinue making music, but will also continue her law studies with the ambition
Stanwell Park spunky music festival
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
continue making music, but will also continue her law studies with the ambition to help people struggling with access to legal services. The Ocean Party * Joseph Liddy * Big White * Emma Russack * Oscar Dowling * Shining Bird * Phantastic... Read more
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New America Media
Many Eligible For Prop. 47 Relief Still Need to Applygo back several decades. “No sustained funding”The biggest problem, however, i
Many Eligible For Prop. 47 Relief Still Need to Apply
New America Media / Posted 4 days ago
go back several decades. “No sustained funding”The biggest problem, however, is “there’s no sustained funding for the legal services that help eligible individuals file for Prop. 47 relief,” says Eliza Hersh, director of Clean Slate, a project... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Local 10 News takes tour of Homestead facility housing immigrant childrenof them have been trafficked," Little said. Little's organization is allowed t
Local 10 News takes tour of Homestead facility housing immigrant children
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
of them have been trafficked," Little said. Little's organization is allowed to go inside the shelters to provide free legal services to the children. The crisis of unaccompanied immigrant children peaked in 2014, when about 58,000 children... Read more
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Northern Echo
Campaigner brands Darlington Council's library covenant stance ‘disturbing’it is like ‘now you see it, now you don’t’ and it is a disturbing situation.”
Campaigner brands Darlington Council's library covenant stance ‘disturbing’
Northern Echo / Posted 4 days ago
it is like ‘now you see it, now you don’t’ and it is a disturbing situation.” Luke Swinhoe, Darlington Council’s head of legal services further clarified the council’s position at a cabinet meeting last night. He told those assembled at... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Legal Minute: Estate Planning & BusinessesShrair is recognized consistently for exceeding client expectations and providi
Legal Minute: Estate Planning & Businesses
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
Shrair is recognized consistently for exceeding client expectations and providing competent, integrated, and cost-effective legal services. Our attorneys are each distinguished in their respective areas of concentration and are complemented by a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Former Ohio congresswoman faces FEC fine over legal assistancereported she had repaid the Turkish Coalition of America nearly $43,000 in lega
Former Ohio congresswoman faces FEC fine over legal assistance
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
reported she had repaid the Turkish Coalition of America nearly $43,000 in legal fees and expenses. But the group provided more than $650,000 in free legal services to Schmidt. An attorney for the group says it’s happy the matter has been reso... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Public Defender Contract Extensions Approvedthe two bids is due to different models for defense work. Staff did an initial
Public Defender Contract Extensions Approved
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 4 days ago
the two bids is due to different models for defense work. Staff did an initial evaluation of the cost of providing those legal services through a county department. Based on staffing models similar to the proposals, staff estimates the four-year... Read more
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EuroNews
Brexit: what are the legal implications if the UK votes to leave the European Union?Euronews spoke to Jean-Claude Piris, Consultant for European Union law and form
Brexit: what are the legal implications if the UK votes to leave the European Union?
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
Euronews spoke to Jean-Claude Piris, Consultant for European Union law and former Director General of European Council Legal Services, to find out what the legal impact of a Brexit would be. We began by asking him what would be the first... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette city-parish legal costs double: council agrees to add another $675,000 for legal servicesyear. On top of that, he said, the legal department has handled a larger-than-
Lafayette city-parish legal costs double: council agrees to add another $675,000 for legal services
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
year. On top of that, he said, the legal department has handled a larger-than-normal share of work in recent months. “The legal services for LCG (Lafayette Consolidated Government) are reactive as opposed to proactive,” he said. “The legal... Read more
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iol.co.za
Durban, taxi industry on collision coursethem time to build or create the infrastructure to allow them to implement the
Durban, taxi industry on collision course
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
them time to build or create the infrastructure to allow them to implement the by-laws. Head of the eThekwini Municipality legal services unit, Nokhana Moerane, said the six-month period would also allow for metro police to be trained in enforcing... Read more
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Lowell Sun
ACLU sues over possible jail loopholethe people and the Legislature when those statements were made," said James Pin
ACLU sues over possible jail loophole
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
the people and the Legislature when those statements were made," said James Pingeon, litigation director for Prisoner Legal Services of Massachusetts. "But someone is being misleading." Prisoner Legal Services of Massachusetts and the ACLU of... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Buxton court due to close within daysat magistrates’ courts and police stations to reduce costs. In rural locations
Buxton court due to close within days
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
at magistrates’ courts and police stations to reduce costs. In rural locations, alternative ways for people to access legal services could include using other civic and public buildings such as town halls for hearings. The Ministry of Justice... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
‘Read to Me’: Leadership Warren branching inside — ‘literacy’ programs for inmatesare services for addiction, health care, employment and education, transportati
‘Read to Me’: Leadership Warren branching inside — ‘literacy’ programs for inmates
Warren Times Observer / Posted 4 days ago
are services for addiction, health care, employment and education, transportation, rehabilitation and transitional housing, legal services, community corrections, libraries and behavioral, family services and mental health treatment. The employment... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Former congresswoman faces FEC fine over legal assistanceTurkish Coalition of America nearly $43,000 in legal fees and expenses. But the
Former congresswoman faces FEC fine over legal assistance
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
Turkish Coalition of America nearly $43,000 in legal fees and expenses. But the group provided more than $650,000 in free legal services to Schmidt. An attorney for the group says it's happy the matter has been resolved. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette city-parish legal costs double: council agrees to add another $675,000 for legal servicesyear. On top of that, he said, the legal department has handled a larger-than-
Lafayette city-parish legal costs double: council agrees to add another $675,000 for legal services
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
year. On top of that, he said, the legal department has handled a larger-than-normal share of work in recent months. “The legal services for LCG (Lafayette Consolidated Government) are reactive as opposed to proactive,” he said. “The legal... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Unaccompanied children crossing southern border up 78% in 2016than current levels. To better respond to the growing need, HHS set aside just
Unaccompanied children crossing southern border up 78% in 2016
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
than current levels. To better respond to the growing need, HHS set aside just under $55 million this fiscal year to fund legal services for UACs in the form of know-your-rights presentations and a limited amount of free legal... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Suit claims Northwest Hospital fails to screen for charity carelevel, or about $48,600 for a family of four — the level eligible for charity c
Suit claims Northwest Hospital fails to screen for charity care
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
level, or about $48,600 for a family of four — the level eligible for charity care, said Matt Geyman, a lawyer for Columbia Legal Services, which filed the suit. “The problem is too many patients in need of charity care aren’t getting it,” Geyman... Read more
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Accounting Today
Cultural Optimization: Making Mergers Wildly Successfuloptimization. R. Peter Fontaine is the founder and managing partner of NewGate
Cultural Optimization: Making Mergers Wildly Successful
Accounting Today / Posted 5 days ago
optimization. R. Peter Fontaine is the founder and managing partner of NewGate Law, Ltd., which provides a broad range of legal services exclusively to the accounting profession. Prior to forming NewGate, Peter was the general counsel at several... Read more
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Business Wire
Entisys360 Earns a Spot on the 2016 CRN® Solution Provider 500 and Tech Elite 250 Listsand engineering services, Entisys360 serves mid-tier and enterprises within the
Entisys360 Earns a Spot on the 2016 CRN® Solution Provider 500 and Tech Elite 250 Lists
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
and engineering services, Entisys360 serves mid-tier and enterprises within the healthcare, financial services and legal services sectors, as well as educational institutions and government agencies. Social Media Outlets: About the... Read more
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Business Wire
TeraDact Solutions, Inc. Completes Integration with Alfresco Oneuniversal appeal in all vertical markets including: federal, state and local go
TeraDact Solutions, Inc. Completes Integration with Alfresco One
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
universal appeal in all vertical markets including: federal, state and local governments, education, financial services, legal services and healthcare. TeraDact use cases include: regulatory and compliance actions (PII, PHI, SOX, etc.); public... Read more
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Christian Today
The UK has a proud history of taking in refugees. It must do more nowliving in overcrowded camps with little or no access to education and healthcar
The UK has a proud history of taking in refugees. It must do more now
Christian Today / Posted 5 days ago
living in overcrowded camps with little or no access to education and healthcare, and without adequate provision of legal services to support them in their applications for asylum. Most refugees still hope to travel to Germany and struggle... Read more
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