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Pradaxa Maker Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Pursues Pradaxa FDA Approval to treat DVT and PE

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that Pradaxa's maker, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, is seeking...

Apr 20, 2015, 05:00 ET
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Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Settlement News Update: Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Announces Judge Order for another Joint Conference Status Meeting to Resolve More than 70K TVM Lawsuits

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that U.S. District Judge Joseph Goodwin has ordered another joint...

Apr 15, 2015, 06:13 ET
Pegasus Legal Funding levels the playing field between personal injury victims and deep-pocket defendants. Pegasus Legal Funding gives money to personal injury victims, so they don't have to settle for less than they deserve. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC a direct Lawsuit Cash Advance funder. Providing clients with superior service at greatly reduced rates. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC allows the public to deal directly and avoid broker's fees and rates.

With Federal Court System Backlogged, Personal Injury Victims Could Wait Longer for Cases to be Resolved

 Construction sites can be dangerous places, especially for the workers. A recent story out of Florida revealed that a jury awarded a $64.5...

Apr 13, 2015, 17:44 ET
Pegasus Legal Funding levels the playing field between personal injury victims and deep-pocket defendants. Pegasus Legal Funding gives money to personal injury victims, so they don't have to settle for less than they deserve. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC a direct Lawsuit Cash Advance funder. Providing clients with superior service at greatly reduced rates. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC allows the public to deal directly and avoid broker's fees and rates.

Workplace Negligence Lawsuits Can Cost Employers Millions

 Everyone deserves a safe place to work.  A recent story out of Philadelphia involving employees at a Kraft Food plant proved this when a...

Apr 13, 2015, 07:47 ET
Pegasus Legal Funding levels the playing field between personal injury victims and deep-pocket defendants. Pegasus Legal Funding gives money to personal injury victims, so they don't have to settle for less than they deserve. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC a direct Lawsuit Cash Advance funder. Providing clients with superior service at greatly reduced rates. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC allows the public to deal directly and avoid broker's fees and rates.

California Jury Awards Medical Malpractice Victim $28 million in Kaiser Permanente Lawsuit Settlement, Reports Pegasus Legal Funding

 Hundreds of thousands of Injuries and in some cases, deaths, occur each year in the United States due to medical malpractice and medical...

Apr 09, 2015, 15:12 ET
Pegasus Legal Funding levels the playing field between personal injury victims and deep-pocket defendants. Pegasus Legal Funding gives money to personal injury victims, so they don't have to settle for less than they deserve. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC a direct Lawsuit Cash Advance funder. Providing clients with superior service at greatly reduced rates. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC allows the public to deal directly and avoid broker's fees and rates.

$40 Million Verdict in Sea-Tac Airport Injury Lawsuit Sheds Light on Third Party Liability Accidents

 On-the-job injuries occur everyday and regardless of whether the accident was due to negligence of the employer or someone else, victims have...

Apr 09, 2015, 05:00 ET

Lawsuit Settlement Funding Reports Possible Case of Police Brutality in South Carolina where Black Man was Shot and Killed by White Police Officer Who was Charged with Murder

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports today that a 50 year old man, Walter Scott, was shot in the back and killed on...

Apr 09, 2015, 05:00 ET

Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Reports $750K Settlement for Gym Injury

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that a $750,000 settlement was recently reached for a woman who injured...

Apr 08, 2015, 11:00 ET

Legal & General Investment Management America expands index team

Legal & General Investment Management America, Inc. (LGIMA), a Chicago-based registered investment advisor, continues to expand its index team...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Review Provides Analysis And Models To Help The Legal Profession Assess Progress Towards Diversity

How much progress has the legal profession made to be more inclusive and diverse? How can we measure that change? What models can guide the...

Apr 08, 2015, 05:00 ET

Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Reports $1.5MM Settlement for Coney Island Roller Coaster Ride Neck and Head Injury

Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that a $1.5 million settlement was recently reached for a woman who claimed...

Apr 07, 2015, 05:00 ET

Xarelto Litigation Update: Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Reports Issuance of New Court Documents

Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports today that two new court documents were issued in consolidated litigations regarding...

Apr 06, 2015, 13:06 ET

Newly Enacted Law Nixes Consumer Choice & A Financial Lifeline, Says ARC

Arkansas Senate Bill 882 was enacted into law—marking a devastating loss for Arkansas consumers and families struggling financially to make...

Apr 06, 2015, 05:00 ET

Actos Lawsuit News: Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Announces $2.2 Billion Settlement Offering by Takeda

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. is offering $2.2 billion to settle more...

Apr 03, 2015, 07:37 ET
Pegasus Legal Funding levels the playing field between personal injury victims and deep-pocket defendants. Pegasus Legal Funding gives money to personal injury victims, so they don't have to settle for less than they deserve. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC a direct Lawsuit Cash Advance funder. Providing clients with superior service at greatly reduced rates. Pegasus Legal Funding LLC allows the public to deal directly and avoid broker's fees and rates.

Construction Season Brings Risk of Accidents

 Construction can be a high-risk industry for not only the workers, but for bystanders as well.  Recent stories hitting the news have...

Apr 01, 2015, 17:12 ET
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Sexual Assault Lawsuit Settlement Out of San Bernardino Awards Victim $1.5 Million

 Sexual Assault in the workplace is no laughing matter. A recent case out of San Bernardino, CA. proved this to be true when a jury awarded a...

Mar 31, 2015, 05:00 ET

Mirena Litigation News Update: Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Reports 15 Cases to be selected for Potential Inclusion in Second Disposition Pool

Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reported today that a recent court order was issued regarding the Mirena litigation that...

Mar 26, 2015, 05:16 ET

LHD Solicitors Chooses Proclaim

Criminal law specialist to implement Eclipse's Proclaim Practice Management Solution  LHD Solicitors is implementing the Proclaim Practice...

Mar 26, 2015, 05:00 ET

Tracy Morgan Crash News: Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Reports $10MM Settlement from Wal-Mart for Comedian James McNair's Family

CHERRY HILL, N.J., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that court papers show...

Mar 24, 2015, 15:00 ET

ALI CLE to Offer Only Comprehensive CLE Course on Collective Trust Investments

 American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education is pleased to announce the return of Collective Trust Funds Today: Recent Developments in...