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Sep 17, 2014, 08:40 ET image

eLaw® Chosen as Best Docketing and Calendaring Software in the 2014 New York Law Journal Reader Rankings

NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --eLaw, the leading Web-based platform that provides critical and up-to-date court-related case information, was recognized for the fourth consecutive year as the Best Docketing and Calendaring Software in the fifth annual New York Law Journal (NYLJ) Reader Rankings survey. eLaw was chosen as the winner from 15 other contenders and open...

Sep 17, 2014, 08:45 ET

Bike Scholarship Winner Saw Cyclist Fatally Injured

MIAMI, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Both principle attorneys at Kaire & Heffernan are avid cyclists, and that's...

Sep 17, 2014, 08:40 ET

As New York Lawmakers Push for Zadroga Act Extension, RD Legal Funds Lagging Payouts

CRESSKILL, N.J., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three days before the thirteenth anniversary of the September 11...

Sep 17, 2014, 08:40 ET

Three Leading Healthcare Organizations Sponsor Conference to Examine Opportunities and Risks of Healthcare Reform for Providers

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP...

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