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Sep 30, 2014, 09:40 ET
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RD Legal Funding Continues to Demonstrate Support for September 11th First Responder Community

RD Legal Funding, LLC ("RD Legal") continues to support the 9/11 first responder community and favors its recent efforts to renew the James Zadroga...

Sep 18, 2014, 19:30 ET
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Medical Malpractice Statutory Cap Lifted

 There are reportedly close to 100,000 wrongful deaths a year in the United States related to medical negligence. Medical malpractice and...

Sep 17, 2014, 08:40 ET
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As New York Lawmakers Push for Zadroga Act Extension, RD Legal Funds Lagging Payouts

 Three days before the thirteenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, federal lawmakers and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called for the...

Sep 16, 2014, 12:41 ET
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Ferguson, Missouri Incident Has People Questioning What Constitutes Police Brutality

The recent events in Ferguson, Missouri have caused people to wonder where the line should be drawn when it comes to the police. On August 9th, a...

Sep 12, 2014, 11:11 ET
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New York Man Receives $3 Million in Damages Seven Years After Police Brutality Incident

 A recent verdict out of New York  involving the case of Herminio Pizarro, a former correction officer,  against the NYPD and the...

Sep 11, 2014, 08:45 ET
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RD Legal Funding is Named Best Law Firm Funding Provider by the National Law Journal

 In The National Law Journal's 2014 2nd Annual Best of Chicago issue, RD Legal Funding, LLC ("RD Legal") was named the top Law Firm Funding...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:50 ET
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Obama Cracks Down on Labor Law Violators, Puts Labor Law Compliance in the Spotlight

 President Barack Obama is putting his foot down when it comes to the compliance of federal contractors and labor laws. In July, Obama signed...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:37 ET
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New State Bill Pushes Legal Funding Companies Out of Tennessee

 Victims and their families may have a difficult time sustaining financially as they fight through lawsuits they're entrenched in...

Jul 29, 2014, 16:52 ET
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"Central Park Five" Settlement Puts Focus on Wrongful Incarceration Cases

 Imagine spending over two decades of your life behind bars for a crime you didn't commit. That's exactly what happened to five New York men...

Jul 17, 2014, 19:17 ET
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Lawsuit Against Walmart Puts Focus Back on Lenient Trucking Regulations

 Tracy Morgan isn't taking the accident he endured last month lightly.  The comedian and several other passengers were severely injured...

Jul 11, 2014, 14:22 ET
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Celebrity's Death on the Alabama Warrior Railway Puts FELA Cases in the Spotlight

The dangers of working on the railroad were put in to the spotlight earlier this month when former Survivor: Blood vs. Water contestant  and...

Jul 03, 2014, 09:34 ET
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Contradictions in G.M. Recall Case Cause Concern; Pegasus Legal Funding LLC Looks to Help Victims and Families Affected Secure Legal Funding

 General Motor's internal investigation seems to be uncovering some contradictions, contradictions that were most likely scrutinized at a...

Jul 01, 2014, 08:08 ET
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Truck Industry Safety Rules Could Lead to More Accidents, Pegasus Legal Funding On-Board to Help Victims

 Driving a vehicle while drowsy is a recipe for disaster. But, it seems that rather than making the rules more stringent for truck drivers to...

Jun 25, 2014, 07:07 ET
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Recent Minimum Wage Increases Bring Awareness to Workplace Violations

It has been all over the news the past few months as many cities have made the move to increase minimum wage for workers within their city. ...

Jun 16, 2014, 11:11 ET
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Statute of Limitations Leaves Victims of Contamination High and Dry

 Finding out that you're suffering from an injury or illness due to no fault of your own is bad enough. Discovering the injury or illness after...

Jun 09, 2014, 10:32 ET
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E-Cigarettes Could Be More Dangerous Than Initially Thought

 They're supposed to be better than smoking real cigarettes. At least that's what consumers are told. But, is that really the case? Electronic...

Jun 04, 2014, 09:13 ET
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Legal Cases Often Devalued When Victims Avoid Surgery Due to Financial Hardship

 It's not always easy for victims to get the care they deserve after suffering an injury as a result of  an accident or defective product....

May 29, 2014, 15:33 ET
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Secret Settlements - The New Legislative Proposal

Legislation was recently introduced earlier this month that would force federal judges to consider public interest before sealing court records in...

May 27, 2014, 08:48 ET
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Pegasus Legal Funding LLC Ready to Assist Victims of Wrongful Incarceration and Police Brutality

 Pegasus Legal Funding LLC, (Pegasus) the lawsuit funding company, knows that sometimes the law can work against people....

May 21, 2014, 16:04 ET
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Pegasus Legal Funding Offers Funding to Victims and Families Affected by Pharmaceutical Drug Recalls

 The hope is that taking a medication will help you not hurt you.  However, that's not always the case considering which is evident by the...