Press Releases

Tesla Suffers First Fatal Crash From Autopilot Failure

In June, 2016, the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration launched a preliminary investigation into Tesla Motors Model S cars after a fatal crash. In May, a Florida driver was killed in a crash with a tractor trailer when the Tesla was in autopilot mode. According to Tesla, this is the first know fatality in its Model S vehicles with active autopilot systems. According to the NHTS...

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Ikea Recall Affects Las Vegas Parents

Ikea, the Swedish furniture retailer, issued a recall of more than 29 million pieces on Tuesday. The dressers, designed for children, were partially responsible for half a dozen fatalities across the country and initiated a renewed debate about product safety. The recall includes a series of dressers and chests that have been a part of the company’s retail inventory for many years. The US Co...

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Recent Hit and Run Emphasizes Increase in Fatalities Says Las Vegas Attorney

A crash reported on the morning of May 7 resulted in the death of a local driver. According to the Clark County Coroner's Office, the vehicle that Clay Stampley was operating was hit by another vehicle that ran a red light. The driver and passenger of the second vehicle are suspected to have fled the scene on foot. Clay Stampley was ejected from his vehicle during the collision and died as a re...

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Jamie Cogburn Named in Desert Companion’s Top Lawyers 2014

It’s time to lawyer up. Whether you need help growing a business, planning your estate or you just want to ensure you get a fair shake in court, this is the list for you — 346 of the valley’s top lawyers. What makes them the top lawyers in their specialty? Professionalism, expertise, experience and a host of other factors. How did we determine who made the cut? This year, we turned to Avvo, a S...

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Circle K Stores and Metropolitan Life Insurance accused of misclassifying workers to avoid overtime pay

Recent lawsuits in Nevada accuse Circle K Stores Inc. and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. of misclassifying employees to avoid paying overtime wages. Cogburn Law Offices filed each case as a collective action, a type of class action. “Though they’re unrelated employers, they’re just proof that the same issues happen in all types of jobs,” attorney Andrew Rempfer said. Rempfer said he expects...

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Business Attorney Stephanie Loosvelt Joins Cogburn Law Offices

LAS VEGAS – Cogburn Law Offices, a leading real estate and personal injury law firm in Nevada, announced the hiring of attorney Stephanie Loosvelt. Prior to joining Cogburn, Loosvelt gained extensive experience as a business attorney in both California and Nevada. Over the last decade, she has worked for several firms. In addition, Loosvelt has served as general counsel and co-founder of Troov...

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Cogburn Law Offices Announces Holiday Food Drive to Benefit Three Square Food Bank

LAS VEGAS – Cogburn Law Offices, a leading real estate and personal injury law firm in Nevada, announced the start of its holiday food drive to benefit Three Square Food Bank. The drive will run from now through Monday, Dec. 23. To show appreciation for community participation and generosity, Cogburn Law Offices will offer a raffle ticket in exchange for each nonperishable food item donated ...

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