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Recall Round-Up: June 29, 2021

June 29, 2021

Recall Round-Up: June 29, 2021 This edition of Recall Round-Up features recalls from Nissan, General Motors, Gramr Inc., and Plant Guru. Be sure to regularly check our blog for more recall information from around the web. Nissan Motor Corporation                                 …

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Parents may be liable for what their kids post on Facebook

November 6, 2014

Parents may be liable for what their kids post on Facebook According to a ruling by the Georgia Court of Appeals, parents can be held liable for what their children post on Facebook.  The Georgia Court of Appeals recently ruled that the parents of a seventh-grade boy were negligent for not having their son take…

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Girl’s Facebook Post cost her Parents $80,000

May 15, 2014

Facebook Post Cost Family $80,000 It’s probably not in your best interest to publicly announce that because your parents won their lawsuit you’re all going to Europe on Facebook, but unfortunately, that is exactly what Patrick Snay’s daughter did. The previous head of a Gulliver Preparatory School in Miama, Florida is now out an $80,000 discrimination…

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The App You Need Most to Drive Safe – The SaferCar App

May 5, 2014

SaferCar App Keeping up with vehicle safety can be time consuming and overwhelming, but there is a new app to help aid consumers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has launched an app called SaferCar which helps provide consumers with safety information for driving and vehicles. The app enables its users to see recalls…

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Vehicle Safety Technology Attorney - The Cooper Firm

New Verizon FamilyBase App Helps Teen Parents

April 28, 2014

FamilyBase App Helps Parents Protect Teens Nearly 78% of teens have a cell phone and three in four of those teens have access to the internet. If you know a teenager, it is safe to say, they like to use their smartphones. Most teens have access to texting, video chatting, and apps with social networking.…

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Facebook Blunders: Creating Evidence That Can Hurt Your Case

April 15, 2014

Facebook Can Hurt Your Case Facebook is a part of modern America, along with other social media like Twitter and Instagram. Pictures, plans, and friendships are posted and highlighted. It’s not private, especially not in modern litigation, even though you might have limited who can access it. Anything you post on Facebook might be used…

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6 Email Etiquette Tips You Do Not Want to Forget

March 13, 2014

Email Etiquette As a lawyer, you know that communication is one of the most vital parts of your business. Whether it’s between you and your coworkers, your clients, or business related persons, your emails should reflect the professionalism of you and your firm. -Respect: No matter who you are writing too, it can sometimes be…

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Yelp Sues a Law Firm Over Fake Reviews

October 17, 2013

Yelp Sues a Law Firm Over Fake Reviews For quite some time, Yelp has been battling claims of threatening potential clients using negative reviews to convince businesses to buy advertising with them. After trying to defend themselves for quite some time in court and on their blog, another similar accusation of bullying was found. After…

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10 Ways to Ruin Your Claim Using Social Media

August 27, 2013

10 Ways to Ruin Your Claim Using Social Media Social Media has come a long way. What was once merely forums of discussion on specific topics, now has become fully integrated in our daily routine. Wake up-check Facebook newsfeed. Having lunch-post picture on Instagram. Watching TV-follow discussion on Twitter. Not to mention a host of other…

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Student Sues School District for Facebook Photo Use

July 24, 2013

Student Sues School District for Facebook Photo Use Fayette County School Administrator Curtis Cearley gave a seminar on how social media can damage your reputation, and as a result, Chelsea Chaney feels that he ruined hers. She’s now suing the district and administrator for $2 million, claiming libel, slander, invasion of privacy, and other wrongs. During his…

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