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California Claims Law Office of Kramer & Kaslow Runs Foreclosure Scam

9/3/2011   The attorney general of the state of California is claiming that law office Kramer and Kaslow is running a foreclosure scam, which has already suckered “thousands of California homeowners.” The state is claiming that the law office, as
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Easy, Cost-Effective Ways to Double Your Direct Mail Response

A while ago, one of our Wells & Drew self-mailers was generating a decent response, but we felt we could do better.  Without changing any of the mailer’s copy, we took some steps that quickly doubled the response rate—which in
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A Court Ruling Opens A New Front That Can Potentially Be Used To Challenge Dodd-Frank

9/2/2011 Industry groups have been evaluating legal challenges to the new corporate whistle-blower program of the Securities and Exchange Commission and a legal provision regarding oil and natural gas extraction from foreign countries. This was revealed by people who have
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Crackdown on Illegal Gambling Promised by Gov. Nathan Deal and State Leaders

9/2/2011   Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, along with the top law enforcement officials of the state, on Thursday promised to crack down on one component of illegal gambling that they say is flourishing across the state in various Internet cafés.
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GOP Criticizes Action On Health Care Law

9/1/2011   The administration of Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is being criticized by a group of GOP legislators for what they refer to as its “go-it-alone” method to building a pillar of the federal health care act. The criticism of
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More Industry Regulation Could Result from AT&T Acquisition of T-Mobile

9/1/2011   More regulation for the telecommunications industry could result from the pursuit of AT&T Inc. of a U.S. government approval for its planned purchase of T-Mobile USA Inc. According to Carl Howe, an analyst at the Boston-based research firm
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U.S. Businesses Complain of .XXX Domain Shakedown

8/31/2011 As part of their preparation for the December launch of the new triple-x Internet domain, lawyers for some of the most famous brands in the United States are right now scrambling to prevent a potential rip-off of a valuable
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Following Rejection by Appeals Court, Health Insurance Requirement Heads for Supreme Court

8/31/2011   The core of the Obama Administration’ health care reform was ruled against by a federal appeals court panel, raising the question of whether or not Americans will actually be obliged to purchase a healthcare policy. The issue heads
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Fracking Report Of DOE Earns Praise For Focus On Disclosure And Other Gas Drilling Aspects

8/30/2011   The two lawmakers in Colorado who are spearheading the efforts to clean up the controversial natural gas drilling method called hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, lauded Thursday the findings made by a federal advisory panel. The panel
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U.S. Opens New Front In Fight With For-Profit Colleges

8/30/2011   As students are making their final preparations for the school opening, a lingering dispute between for-profit college industry and government regulators has boiled over, with a lawsuit claiming that one of the major players are engaged in a
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