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New Alert System Prevents Kids from Being Left Out in the Cold

baby sleeping in a car seat, injury lawyerAuto manufacturers have developed a new radio-based auto sensor that detects the presence of an unattended child left in a car and sends warning alerts to parents. The auto technology s...

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Who Pays for Research-Related Injuries

a female doing a clinic research, personal injury lawyerClinical research studies can pose risks such as illness, injury, adverse reactions, and even death to participants. Although most research-related study sponsors are willing to p...

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Pedestrian Barriers Make Their Way to the Strip

pedestrian barriers on street, las vegas accident lawyerRecently, the first phase of pedestrian barriers was installed on the Las Vegas Strip to prevent motor vehicles from crashing into pedestrians. In 2017, Nevada saw the highest numb...

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Who Is Looking at Your Credit Score?

a top secret stamp, credit repairEntities with a legitimate interest can access an individual's credit report and score, but the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) regulates the reasons entities that may access this informatio...

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What You Should Know About the Recent Equifax Data Breach

data securityFrom May to July of 2017, a security breach at Equifax compromised the personal and financial information of 145.5 million consumers exposing Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, drivers licenses, addresse...

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Reaction Times Are Critical When You’re Behind the Wheel [infographic]

Motor vehicle drivers who cause or contribute to traffic accidents have longer reaction times to potential road dangers than other drivers. Although driver reaction times vary greatly between drivers and situations, safety experts suggest that drivers pay close attention to the time it takes to slow down and bring a vehicle to a safe stop. If you or a family member was seriously injured in car ...

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Are Debt Collectors Using Your Social Media Posts Against You?

social media apps on iPhone, fdcpa violation attorneyDebt collectors can use social media to conduct investigations on individuals who owe debts, but they cannot use the platforms to publicly shame debtors. Debt collection companies that h...

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The Rideshare Rape Epidemic

a passenger at car, injury lawyerUber, one of the largest and most popular ride-share services around the world is now under fire for numerous allegations of rape and sexual assault by its drivers. In the past few years, hundreds of passenger...

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The Cogburn Law Office Volunteers at Shade Tree Event

The Cogburn Law Office proves their efforts in the fight against domestic violence by volunteering their time and supporting the Shade Tree organization in their mission to provide a safe haven for victims of domestic violence.

 

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Toys for Tots

Our yearly “Toys For Tots” drive is on again and this time we are giving away a free TV! When you come into Cogburn Law Offices and donate a Toy for our “Toys For Tots” drive you are automatically entered in a drawing to win a free TV! December 8th is the last day to donate, so please come by our office and participat...

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