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A refreshing swim should never turn deadly. Unfortunately, due to neglect, negligence and plain bad luck, countless swimming pool deaths occur each year. If you have a pool or plan to get one, there are certain steps you should take to protect yourself and your guests.
Plaintiffs in New Orleans have settled a lawsuit for $80 million against builders, suppliers and manufacturers who sold and installed defective drywall in houses across the south, ruining metal fixtures and causing health problems for residents.
A recent Wisconsin court ruling could make it harder for some landlords to evict their tenants. But renters shouldn’t pop the champagne corks in celebration just yet, warns a lawyer familiar with the decision.
Join Lawyers.com and attorney Roger Dunaway on Monday, July 9, at 2 pm ET for a free online Q&A discussing real estate law and landlord-tenant issues. Whether you’re picking your way through the complicated process of buying or selling property, or concerned about whether the lease you’re about to sign really protects your interests, Mr. Dunaway will be available to answer your questions.
Dog bite incidents are on the rise, and so are the insurance claims and costly lawsuits that often follow. Homeowners and renters insurance policies typically cover injuries from dog bites, so make sure you’re covered.