Monthly Archives: October 2013

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Eye Contact May Create Resistance in Recipient

Most of us view eye contact with the person that we are speaking to as being critical.  However forcing eye contact when trying to change someone’s mind actually may cause the listener to become more stubborn according to an October … Continue reading

Corporate Liability: Direct vs Vicarious Liability

Direct corporate liability is a difficult thing to prove.  In most injury cases, liability of the corporation or the employer is based upon vicarious liability.  Vicarious liability means that the employer or corporation is liable for the acts of its … Continue reading

Alzheimer’s Disease Misdiagnosis

According to a Washington Post article of October 1, 2013, approximately five million people suffer from Alzheimer’s disease in the United States.  The disease is frequently misdiagnosed and confused with dementia.  Although the symptoms may be similar, treatment is different. Diagnosing … Continue reading

Toxic Algae

Toxic algae has become an increasing problem across many lakes and waterfront communities throughout the United States.  In a September 27, 2013 article in The Washington Post, it is reported that at least 21 states closed lakefront beaches and issued … Continue reading