The Appellate Process in an Employment Law Matter

/cdklawyers.com// 01/31/2010 Many employment law clients are strangers to litigation, and they have questions about the process.  Oftentimes, even before a trial, a client asks if an appeal is possible.  The answer is “maybe,” but the appellate process differs considerably from the trial process. In a trial, evidence is presented to the factfinder, either the […]

Eberstein Witherite reports on Dallas deputy hospitalized after car accident on I-30

01/28/2010 A Dallas County sheriff’s deputy was hospitalized on Thursday morning after a car accident that occurred on I-30 westbound in The Canyon. The deputy was on his way to back to another office when he lost control of his squad car, collided with a concrete barrier and then crashed into a portable freeway signboard. […]

Web Marketing For Law Firms-Why Choosing the Right Domain Name Matters

/lawyermarketing101.com/Kevin Quinlan/ 01/29/2010 As detail oriented as most personal injury attorneys can be, and as focused on the big picture and the end game, as they have to be, it seems out of character that some of the smaller, but crucial details go unnoticed when it comes to marketing their law firms on the web. […]

Effective Strategies for E-Commerce Success: eValuShop Has the Answers

Effective Strategies for E-Commerce Success: eValuShop Has The Answers /EIN Presswire/ January 29, 2010 – EVALUSHOP INC has studied the business practices adopted by 55 established online retailers, and identified the effective e-commerce strategies essential for building a high-growth retailing business online. Findings from this research has helped EVALUSHOP INC adopt effective e-commerce practices on […]

Does a Peep Show Count as Cinema? Topic Debated in EU

Does a Peep Show Count as Cinema? Topic Debated in EU January 29, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ An EU ruling will decide if coin-operated peep shows should be taxed at a lower rate than the standard Value-Added Tax (VAT). In Belgium, tax authorities say that private film viewing cubicles are automated recreation devices and should be […]

Ford Makes First Profit in Four Years

Ford Makes First Profit in Four Years January 29, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ For Ford, the turnaround is now. The automaker has posted a $2.7 billion profit for 2009 thanks to its past labor restructuring, popular new models and the collapse of GM and Chrysler. Compared to the other US automakers, Ford was ahead of the […]

Amazon Profit Soars in Q4; Kindle Strong Sales Driver

Amazon Profit Soars in Q4; Kindle Strong Sales Driver January 29, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ Amazon reported a 71 percent increase in net profit for Q4, fuelled by strong holiday shopping, including increased demand for its Kindle e-reader and e-books. Amazon sales for the quarter were up 43 percent to $9.52 billion; Amazon’s total sales for […]

California Revs Up Plug-In Hybrid Trial Project

California Revs Up Plug-In Hybrid Trial Project January 29, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ In an effort to study plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) performance, the California Department of General Services will take part in a two-year experiment to determine the benefits of driving PHEVs. Funded by the California Energy Commission, the study will involve 50 converted […]

China Sees 18 pct Spike in Patent Applications in 2009

China Sees 18 pct Spike in Patent Applications in 2009 January 29, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ According to the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO), China received nearly a million patent applications in 2009, up 18 percent from the previous year. All but about 10 percent of the patents were domestic applications, which is a 22 percent […]

Staggering Mexico Child Obesity Fueled by Fast Food, Lack of Exercise

Staggering Mexico Child Obesity Fueled by Fast Food, Lack of Exercise January 29, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ Seventy percent of Mexican adults are overweight, and Mexico’s children are the fastest-growing overweight group in the nation, according to the Houston Chronicle. More than three times as many adults in Mexico are obese compared to 30 years ago, […]