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Aug 20, 2013, 08:35 ET
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RD Legal Funding, LLC Welcomes New President, Joseph R. Genovesi

 RD Legal Funding, LLC ("RD Legal") is proud to announce that Joseph Genovesi has been promoted to President of the company. The official...

Aug 14, 2013, 09:10 ET
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RD Legal Funding Offers Financing to CPAs with Fees Associated with BP Claims

 BP cites fraud as a main motivation for pushing back against compensation payouts to plaintiffs from the lawsuit that followed the Gulf Oil...

Jul 30, 2013, 08:05 ET
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Appeals Delaying TFT-LCD Antitrust Settlements Mean Longer Waiting Time for Attorneys

 Objections filed against the largest price fixing antitrust settlement in history are delaying payouts to plaintiffs and their attorneys. It...

Jul 23, 2013, 08:05 ET
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As BP Appeal Further Delays Plaintiffs' Attorneys' Compensation, RD Legal Offers Expedited Settlement Funding

 BP is appealing a lower court's refusal to block payments to businesses that suffered losses because of the Gulf Oil spill. The legal battle...

Jul 09, 2013, 08:05 ET
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As Deadline Looms to Register for VCF Benefits, Recent Studies Prove Cancer Rates Higher for 9/11 Responders

 September 11th First Responders are being urged to register by October 13, 2013 for Victims Compensation Fund (VCF) benefits, in light of the...

Jun 25, 2013, 11:58 ET

Supreme Court Ruling on Voting Rights Opens Door to Wave of Minority Voter Suppression

The Supreme Court's decision today to strike down a key part of the Voting Rights Act is an act of extraordinary judicial overreach. The Supreme...

Jun 24, 2013, 13:40 ET

U.S. Supreme Court Reaffirms Importance of Diversity in College Admissions But "Adds a New Wrinkle" for Universities

The Supreme Court today endorsed the benefits of student-body diversity in colleges and universities and allowed the continued use of...

Jun 21, 2013, 10:10 ET
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RD Legal Funding to Participate in Fifth Annual Walk for Team Walker

 On Saturday, June 22nd, members of RD Legal Funding will participate in the 5th Annual Walk for Team Walker to support the organization's...

May 30, 2013, 10:10 ET
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RD Legal Offers Funding to Plaintiffs with BP Settlements

 Plaintiffs with BP settlements are facing potential delays in payout which could extend their hardship for an undetermined amount of time. To...

May 29, 2013, 10:10 ET
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RD Legal Funding Donates $10,000 to the FealGood Foundation

RD Legal Funding, LLC ("RD Legal") continues to support the FealGood Foundation by donating $10,000 to help the organization in its mission to...

May 16, 2013, 07:21 ET
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RD Legal Funding Sponsors FealGood Foundation Freedom Run on May 19th

 RD Legal Funding, LLC ("RD Legal") continues its long-standing relationship with the FealGood Foundation by sponsoring their Freedom Run...

May 15, 2013, 15:33 ET
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RD Legal Offers Funding to Plaintiff's Attorneys with Fannie Mae and KPMG Settlements

 Several news organizations have reported that Fannie Mae, one of the largest U.S. companies in the secondary mortgage market, and its former...

Apr 24, 2013, 13:25 ET
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RD Legal Funding's Joseph Genovesi Will Speak to Villanova University's Pre-Law Society on April 24th

 Joseph Genovesi, SVP at RD Legal Funding, LLC ("RD Legal") will speak to the Villanova Pre-Law Society on April 24th. The occasion marks the...

Apr 10, 2013, 12:15 ET

Stop & Frisks Lead To More Fallout For Public Housing Residents

NYCHA Tenants and Community Advocates Pack Floyd, et al. v. City of New York Courtroom to Call for an End to Stop & Frisk Public housing...

Apr 09, 2013, 15:33 ET
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RD Legal Funding's Joseph Genovesi to Speak at Annual Mass Torts Made Perfect Seminar

 The annual Mass Torts Made Perfect seminar is taking place in Las Vegas between April 10th and 12th, 2013. Joseph Genovesi, Senior Vice...

Apr 03, 2013, 12:21 ET

Michigan Corporation Demands Planned Parenthood Retract Defamatory Claims

Autocam Corporation and its CEO John Kennedy, who are being represented by CatholicVote.org Legal Action Fund, have demanded that the Planned...

Mar 20, 2013, 12:04 ET
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RD Legal Offers Funding to Plaintiffs and Plaintiff's Attorneys with Police Abuse Settlements

According to various news reports, the plaintiffs who sued the Chicago Police Department for abuses they suffered are set to receive $32 million...

Mar 11, 2013, 05:00 ET
Mar 06, 2013, 17:30 ET

Studies Show Low-Income And Minority Households Hit Hard By Hurricane Sandy; Face Toughest Challenges To Recover

An analysis of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) data show that low-income households, including disproportionately large numbers of...

Mar 05, 2013, 04:33 ET
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RD Legal Funding to Sponsor Comedy Fundraiser for FealGood Foundation

RD Legal Funding, LLC ("RD Legal") continues its commitment to the 911 First Responders community by sponsoring a comedy fundraiser for...