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When Weather is a Factor

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In many slip and fall cases, car and motorcycle crashes and boating accidents, weather is a factor.  At ABRAMS LANDAU, Ltd., we often need to determine the weather conditions at, and just prior to, the time of the accident.  For example, in slip and fall cases, if it is still snowing, raining or hailing, it

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Falling, the second leading cause of death for those aged 45-75

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The Virginia Tech Locomotion Research Laboratory is investigating the relationship between aging and falling, the second leading cause of death for those aged 45-75. .“If our research can save even one life, it will all be worthwhile,” said Thurmon Lockhart, an associate professor in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering in Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering,

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ABRAMS LANDAU, Ltd. takes $21 million verdict for brain injury victim up to 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ELECTRONICALLY !

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When one thinks of filing appeal briefs, the image of piles of paper comes to mind.  However, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals is now moving towards electronic filings and documents.  Lauren Holtzman and I have received “electronic case filing” (“ECF”) training at the United States District  Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, in

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Doug Landau “beats the heat” at the 1st Annual “Spotsy Sprint” YMCA Triathlon, and then helps “Racin’ Mason” in her first race

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Driving down to Fredericksburg, past the Courthouse where many serious injury cases have been won, Doug Landau could not help but notice the temperature rising to record levels.  Nevertheless, the Triathlon Trial Lawyer performs well in high heat and humidity.  He was confident, having won the Biathlon (Swim-Run) at the Spotsylvania YMCA 2 years ago.

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