Vaping in the News

We haven’t posted on vaping in a while; last time we looked it was in relation to how The ObamaTax treated it for rating purposes (Spoiler Alert: Smoking/Vaping bad, Meth use fine). It’s important to distinguish between vaping e-liquid with nicotine extract vs completely nicotine-free. Although artificial nicotine is available, there’s really no way for […]

Medical Bankruptcy

Ive been meaning to comment on this timely and recent New York Times article: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/06/upshot/lost-jobs-houses-savings-even-insured-often-face-crushing-medical-debt.html?_r=0 The article in turn refers to this joint Kaiser Family Foundation/New York Times Survey: http://kff.org/health-costs/report/the-burden-of-medical-debt-results-from-the-kaiser-family-foundationnew-york-times-medical-bills-survey/ I, like many of you, have been paying attention to the Presidential campaign and debates. My question, since I havent anything from most of the […]

Leslie Hess Appointed as the Interim Director of the Arizona Department of Insurance

Leslie Hess Appointed as the Interim Director of the Arizona Department of Insurance On February 9, 2016, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey appointed Leslie Hess as the Interim Director of the Arizona Department of Insurance. Hess has more than 25 years of experience in both public and private sectors of the insurance and financial […]

Uninsured Motor vehicle doesn’t have to include government vehicles 8th Cir, Ark law (unpublished)

Home > New Case > Uninsured Motor vehicle doesnt have to include government vehicles 8th Cir, Ark law (unpublished) In American Alternative Insurance Corporation v Williams,Williams was injured while riding as a passenger in an ambulance when it got hit by a city bus. Williams got a $475,000 judgment against the bus company, which paid […]

Santa Rosa Tenants’ Attorney on Renters’ Rights in Northern California

There are few things we take for granted a much as clean air and a safe place to sleep. Sadly, our Santa Rosa tenants lawyer knows that many Californians do not have this luxury. As a pending lawsuit alleges, many of our neighbors are stuck in unsafe living conditions, problems exacerbated when landlords turn a […]

Ted Cruz Lies

We all remember this promise: [embedded content] So it’s surprising that Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz would make the obviously and demonstrably false claim that he and his family had lost their Blue Cross health insurance because the carrier cancelled all of its individual policies. He further compounded this lie with the equally silly claim […]