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Evidence Used to Prove Workers Were Denied Overtime Pay

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Unpaid Overtime Jul 21, 2021

If you were denied overtime pay when you worked overtime hours, you may be able to hire an attorney to file a claim to recover the wages you should have received. However, your attorney needs evidence to prove you worked overtime hours and you were not…

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How Does Shortness of Breath Affect Someone with Mesothelioma?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Mesothelioma & Asbestos Jul 16, 2021

Shortness of breath is one of the most common symptoms of mesothelioma that can occur in the early stages of the disease. As the disease progresses, shortness of breath may become more severe due to increased fluid buildup, tissue thickening and tumor…

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Did I End Negotiations by Verbally Accepting the Insurance Company’s Settlement Offer?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Car Accidents Jul 06, 2021

This is a difficult question to answer, as some verbal agreements may be binding while others might not be. It is important to note that if a settlement offer is binding, you may have lost the right to negotiate for more compensation or file a lawsuit…

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Can People Still Be Exposed to Asbestos from Steam Pipes?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Mesothelioma & Asbestos Jun 28, 2021

Asbestos is a tough, durable mineral that is highly resistant to heat. These properties make it perfect for insulation, particularly insulating steam pipes, as these pipes hold steam that is kept at extreme temperatures. Asbestos-containing cement was…

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How Much Time Must Managers Spend on Management Tasks to be Exempt from Overtime?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Unpaid Overtime Jun 22, 2021

As far as federal overtime laws are concerned, manager is just a title, it does not make someone exempt from overtime laws. Below, learn more about when managers may be exempt from overtime requirements. If you think you have been misclassified as exempt…

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Why it Can Be Difficult to Prove a Lead Paint Poisoning Case

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Lead Paint Poisoning Jun 15, 2021

Personal injury cases are often complicated, due to many factors (severity of injuries, disputes over liability, involvement of multiple parties, etc.). However, some types of personal injury cases are more complicated than others. For example, it can…

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What Do I Do if the At-Fault Driver Offers Me Cash on Scene?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Car Accidents Jun 07, 2021

When drivers cause car accidents, they often want to avoid the time and hassle of the legal process. That is why they sometimes offer cash to the victim at the scene. They are hoping they can offer cash in exchange for the victim either not calling the…

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How Former Farmers and Agricultural Workers May be at Risk for Asbestos-Related Diseases

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Mesothelioma & Asbestos May 26, 2021

Most people do not think about farming and agricultural work when they think about exposure to asbestos. They often think about shipbuilding or factory work or other high-risk occupations. However, machinery and equipment that is currently being used…

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Can Employers Require Their Employees to Work Overtime Hours?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Unpaid Overtime May 19, 2021

For many people, 40 hours is the bare minimum number of hours they work in a week. They have so much to do it is just not possible to get everything done in 40 hours. While many employees in this situation are exempt from federal overtime laws, some…

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Can You File a Claim for a Crash Involving a Police Car?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Car Accidents May 14, 2021

Thousands of innocent bystanders have been injured by police cars that were chasing fleeing suspects or people who violated traffic laws. Victims of these crashes may have questions about seeking compensation, which is why meeting with a licensed attorney…

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