DUI in Philadelphia: What’s the Punishment for Drunk Driving?

Hot legal news! Maybe you enjoyed a Phillies or Eagles game, and enjoyed it a bit too much. Or maybe you reveled in the all-too-brief Dumpster Pool Party Craze of ‘16, but reveled a little too hard. Or maybe, just maybe, you didn’t have too much to drink at all, and still got…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2bQSd2a

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Are Infant Anti-Gas Drops Causing Hospital Infections?

Hot legal news! Gassy babies are unhappy babies. Hence the need for simethicone, the main ingredient in many infant anti-gas medications you could buy at a grocery store and pharmacy. But it turns out simethicone has a few other uses as well, like reducing bubbles inside the body that can impede visibility during…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2bPWR5g

How to Sue a Charter School

Hot legal news! There are few topics more politically polarizing at the moment than charter schools. One side of the argument claims that bad teachers have too much job security and we need to run public schools more like private businesses. The other contends public schools are underfunded, teachers are underpaid, and the…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2cqTfHD

Foreign Entrepreneurs: Start Up Your Immigration Under This New Rule

Hot legal news! International entrepreneurs starting businesses in the U.S. may see a few impediments to immigration removed under a new U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) rule. The International Entrepreneur Rule would grant qualifying foreign nationals temporary immigration relief if their entry into the country “would provide a significant public benefit through…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2cqT6nh

Possession of Supercharged Heroin in Indianapolis

Hot legal news! Heroin on its own is deadly enough. But strains of heroin laced with the powerful pain killing drug fentanyl have been hitting the streets of Indianapolis, and have been linked to a spike in fatal overdoses. In some cases, law enforcement has said that dealers are selling straight fentanyl marketed…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2cosymB

Equestrian Injury: When to Sue for a Horse Riding Injury

Hot legal news! Millions of equestrian enthusiasts ride horses every day without incident. But, as with any athletic pursuit involving large animals, it can be dangerous. Just ask Jenna Tatoulian, who was thrown from a horse while training in 2014, suffering multiple fractures in her pelvis and tailbone. Tatoulian is now suing the…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2bVxo93

Chipotle Can No Longer Fire Employees for Complaining on Twitter

Hot legal news! Social media has presented a plethora of potential challenges for employers. Should you follow your employees on Twitter? How should you handle an employee’s offensive personal tweets? Should you fire an employee for airing his grievances on Twitter, complaining about wages, and circulating a petition alleging workers couldn’t take breaks?…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/2bOpQSc