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Does Maryland's Workers' Compensation System Cover Mesothelioma?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Mesothelioma & Asbestos Mar 11, 2019

Many people who developed mesothelioma or other asbestos-linked diseases were exposed to asbestos at their job. They may have worked with asbestos-containing materials or been close to others who did and breathed in asbestos fibers that became airborne.…

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Maryland Legislators Vote to Increase Minimum Wage to $15

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Employment Mar 05, 2019

The House of Delegates Economic Matters Committee recently voted 17-7 to approve a bill to gradually increase the state's minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2025. The minimum wage would increase to $11 on Jan. 1, 2020 and increase by 75 cents each year until…

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What Can Passengers Do After a Car Accident Injury?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Car Accidents Feb 28, 2019

If you were in someone else's car and he or she got into an accident, you are probably wondering how to recover compensation for your damages. This is not something that many people are familiar with, so most people do not know what to do. The compassionate…

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Do You Believe in any of These Myths about Asbestos?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Mesothelioma & Asbestos Feb 18, 2019

People believe a lot of myths and have various misconceptions about asbestos, the mineral that causes mesothelioma and other serious illnesses. Believing these things could prevent you from seeking treatment or exploring legal options when you discover…

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Does Your Employer Automatically Deduct Unpaid Breaks from Your Hours?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Employment Feb 06, 2019

Some employers like to do automatic lunch deductions for unpaid breaks. However, employers can run into trouble if they do certain things when they use these automatic deductions. If your employer automatically deducted your lunch break and this resulted…

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What are Your Options for Removing Lead Paint from Your House?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Lead Paint Poisoning Feb 01, 2019

If you discover lead paint in your home, your first thought might be to move as quickly as possible. However, it is also possible to pay to have the lead paint safely removed from the home to prevent you or your family members from being exposed to it,…

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Peter T. Nicholl Law Offices Representing Landry's, Inc. Workers Who Were Not Paid Overtime

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Employment Jan 30, 2019

On January 24, 2019, our firm filed a Complaint against Landry’s, Inc. (Landry’s), d/b/a Bubba Gump’s Shrimp Co. The Complaint alleges that Landry’s unfairly compensated its servers and bartenders by denying them the correct minimum and overtime wage…

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Law Offices of Peter T. Nicholl Representing Athelas Employees in Overtime Wage Lawsuit

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Employment Jan 14, 2019

On January 8, 2019 our firm filed a Complaint against Athelas Institute, Inc. (Athelas). The Complaint alleges that Athelas unfairly denied overtime payments to its House Managers. Plaintiffs filed their Complaint on behalf of themselves and other “similarly…

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University of Maryland Medical System Employees Sue for Unpaid Overtime

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Employment Jan 14, 2019

On December 18, 2018 our firm filed a Complaint against University of Maryland Medical System Corporation (UMMS). The Complaint alleges that UMMS unfairly denied overtime payments to its hourly employees through use of an automatic lunch deduction. Plaintiffs…

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What are the Effects of Mesothelioma Treatment?

Posted on behalf of Peter T. Nicholl in Mesothelioma & Asbestos Jan 10, 2019

When someone is diagnosed with mesothelioma and there are treatment options, there can be a variety of serious, debilitating side effects from these treatments. Below, you can learn more about the side effects you can expect from different types of treatments…

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