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Pit bull attacks again

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Thursday, April 12, 2012. A pit bull owner was arrested and his dog impounded after the dog attacked a Fairfax policewoman and a resident at a Little League game. Both suffered bite wounds to their hands and wrists during […]

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HONDA RECALLS SUVS

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. Honda will voluntarily recall approximately 554,000 CR-V (2002-2004) and Pilot (2003) vehicles in the U.S. to inspect and replace components of the headlight wiring system. Honda stated that there wasn’t enough slack in the wiring […]

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Argentinian Train Crash

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Tuesday, February 28, 2012. On Wednesday February 22, there was a terrible train crash in Argentina. At least 49 people have been killed and hundreds of people have been injured. The morning train was full of rush-hour commuters and […]

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PG&E’S $70 MILLION SETTLEMENT WITH SAN BRUNO

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Thursday, March 15, 2012. PG&E will pay the City of San Bruno $70 million as compensation for the 2010 gas pipeline explosion. As part of the deal, San Bruno will have to cap at $50 million in a separate […]

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Details into the Explosion at Josh Powell’s Home

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Public Safety on Thursday, February 9, 2012. The tragedy started when Josh Powell lost custody of his two boys last week. His wife, Susan Cow-Powell disappeared in 2009 and Powell is a suspect. He was in a custody battle with Susan’s parents. […]

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ALIEN TORTS HEADED FOR THE SUPREME COURT: CORPORATE LIABILITY

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Tuesday, February 7, 2012. Later this month, the United States Supreme Court will be hearing oral arguments for the liability of Corporations under the Alien Tort Statute for the case of Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum. The decision to […]

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PG&E Possibly Facing Significant Fines

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Wednesday, February 1, 2012. PG&E could possibly be facing substantial amount in fines in regards to the 2010 San Bruno Fire; if they are guilty of systemic violations in both state and federal safety regulations. The California Public Utilities […]

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UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT ON GPS TRACKING DEVICES

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Thursday, January 26, 2012. On January 23, 2012 the Supreme Court rule unanimously that police must get a search warrant before using a GPS device to track criminal suspects. Justice Scalia wrote the opinion for this case which involved […]

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Italian Cruise Ship Disaster

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Thursday, January 19, 2012. On Friday January 13, 2012, a loud bang indicated that something was going terribly wrong on the Costa Concordia Italian cruise ship. The 4,000 people on board began to panic as the ship quickly came […]

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