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New York City, NY, 09/23/2015 /SubmitPressRelease123/ You’ve just been in a car accident. You’ve done all the right things so far. You have a completed police report and you’re following the advice of your physician for your medical tests and treatments. Now that things have calmed down, you’re starting to wonder if you should hire a lawyer to represent you. Perhaps you’ve known other people who handled their own car accident cases, and you’re considering…

Dallas, Tx, 09/23/2015 /SubmitPressRelease123/ Texas truck accident lawyer discusses a DOT proposal that requires the use of speed limiters on trucks weighing more than 27,000 pounds.   The Department of Transportation has sent a proposal mandating the use of speed limiters (also referred to as governors) on all trucks that weigh more than 27,000 pounds to the White House’s Office of Management and Budget. The rule is a joint proposal by the Federal Motor Carrier…

09/20/2015 // Dallas, Texas, United States // Attorney Keith Clouse // Keith Clouse // (press release) Recent news articles highlight individuals who claim religious beliefs prevent them from performing certain job duties. The media attention given to these stories may prompt more employees to ask for religious accommodations. When confronted with a request for a religious accommodation, an employer must judge the “reasonableness” of the request. Some accommodations are relatively cheap and easy to make;…

09/22/2015 // 1-800 Car Wreck // (press release) Recently in Texas, a new law aimed at curbing drunken driving rates in the state went into effect. The law, signed by Texas Governor Gregg Abbott in June, makes it a requirement for drunk driving offenders to install an ignition interlock on their vehicles in order to regain their driving privileges after an arrest. Source: KXII Report “New drunk driving law takes effect in Texas” “Ensuring the…

09/22/2015 // 1-800-Car-Wreck // (press release) In recognition of Child Passenger Safety Week, the Texas Department of Transportation will be conducting free child seat safety inspections. The state effort is being made in advance of National Seat Check Saturday, which is September 19, 2015. Source: BusinessWire Release “TxDOT Offers Free Child Safety Seat Inspections to Save Young Lives” “AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Texas Department of Transportation offers free child safety seat checks at the agency’s 25…

Dallas, Tx, 09/21/2015 /SubmitPressRelease123/ Dallas federal criminal defense firm Broden Mickelsen Helms & Snipes outlines four major differences between Texas state and federal courts. Thousands of people are charged with criminal offenses and processed through court systems throughout the U.S. each year. For those seeking a caring criminal defense attorney for their case, one thing that is critical to obtaining the best legal defense is knowing that there are stark differences between how state and…