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Friday Fun Poll: What’s the best lawyer movie?

Friday fun poll… What’s the best lawyer movie? What is the best lawyer movie of all time? © Copyright 2015 Brett A. Emison Follow @BrettEmison on Twitter.

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Don’t Be A Jerk

Don’t be a jerk. Seems like a pretty simple request.  Seems like a rule that sets the bar pretty low. I’ll admit there have been times where I’ve failed the test.  I’m certain there will be times when I fail […]

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Kent Emison Presenting AAJ Rapid Response: Guardrail Litigation Webinar Today

  Join Kent Emison today for AAJ’s RAPID RESPONSE: GUARDRAIL LITIGATION WEBINAR – TRINITY END TERMINALS. – (AAJ Membership Required) The program agenda will include the following: Overview of the problem associated with Trinity End Terminals Trinity Testing of the […]

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Missouri: “Ground Zero” in Trinity Guardrail Safety Debate

  Sunday’s Kansas City Star featured an article about the ongoing investigations into Trinity ET-Plus guardrails.  The report emphasized Missouri’s role in the investigation of these deadly guardrail designs. Missouri has become ground zero for a national debate about whether […]

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Commonwealth of Virginia Sues as Trinity Begins Guardrail Testing

  Virginia has become the first state to sue Trinity Industries over thousands of secretly redesigned, improperly tested, and potential deadly guardrail systems.  Virginia’s suit follows an October whistleblower trial in which a federal jury found Trinity had defrauded the […]

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Frivolous Lawsuits? Litigious Society? Lawsuit Lotteries?

  Not so much. We hear a lot about how there are too many injury lawsuits… how people are quick to sue… how frivolous lawsuits will bankrupt business or entire industries or the entire economy.  Turns out it’s a phony […]

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Kent Emison Discusses Trinity Guardrail Lawsuits With CBS Affiliate

Langdon & Emison founding partner, Kent Emison, was interviewed again last night for an investigative news report on the dangers of the Trinity ET-Plus guardrail end terminal.  Kent has been interviewed a number of times already, including an interview with […]

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Big Dummy

Image Source: Humanetics Crash test dummies are getting larger.  Have you ever seen a warning on a vehicle that an occupant may be too small or too large to ride in the vehicle safely?  Car makers have a duty to […]

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$175 Million Trinity Guardrail Verdict

Trinity ET-Plus Guardrail – Banned in 4 States (and Counting) Jurors in a federal court in Texas today found that Trinity Industries, Inc. deliberately withheld information from US highway officials about a design change that shed 20% of the metal […]

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Cars Are Becoming More Distracting

  Does this looks safe to you?  Get ready.  Apparently, this is the future of cars. To me, it’s scary.  Here’s how the article in The Kansas City Star begins: Behind the wheel of a 2015 Acura TLX, Danny Martin […]