Entries by Sarah Lee

Meet the Author — Scott Riemer

Scott Riemer is the author of An Attorney’s Guide to ERISA Disability Claims, an essential resource that gives you the specialized knowledge you need to thoroughly prepare ERISA disability claims through both the initial application process and the insurance company’s appeal process. In this Q&A, he shares about his experience working in long-term disability law. To […]

Defense Expert Testimony in Pistorius Trial Discounted as Unreliable | Free Form Inside!

In the trial of Oscar Pistorius, the South African Olympian accused of murdering his model girlfriend, media and the prosecution severely reproached an expert witness for providing unsubstantiated expert testimony. Pistorius Defense Team’s Expert Testimony Contradicts Elements of Athlete’s Story Expert witness Roger Dixon, a former policeman whose expertise lies in forensic geology, reportedly testified in […]

Meet the Author — Thomas R. Eineman

Thomas R. Eineman was a James B. Angell Scholar at the University of Michigan and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with High Distinction in 1979. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, in 1985. Mr. Eineman is Board Certified in Marital and Family Law by The Florida Bar. He […]

Paltrow and Martin Agree on Joint Custody After Their “Conscious Uncoupling” | Free Gift Inside

Gwyneth Paltrow and husband Chris Martin have  announced their divorce and dubbed it a conscious uncoupling. While the buzz phrase wasn’t invented by Paltrow, she certainly has thrust it into the general public’s view. The process reportedly involves a transition from sorrow to peace and helps free the involved parties from their trauma. However, the […]

Dumb Starbucks Brews a Trademark Battle

Starbucks’ lawyers have had their hands full, and not with steaming hot cups of coffee. The television network Comedy Central opened a Dumb Starbucks parody store in Los Angeles, complete with a green storefront sign boasting the words “Dumb Starbucks Coffee” and a Dumb Starbucks logo almost identical to the chain’s green, white, and black […]

Author Spotlight: 8 Tips on Promoting Your Book

This month, we wanted to feature an author who’s been actively promoting his book. James Publishing is revving up its book marketing, and we’ve seen remarkable results over the past two months. In addition to increased sales, we’re also experiencing increased excitement at the possibilities opened up by your ideas! Your input is invaluable to us, […]

Your Client Is Human Too—How to Communicate Tactfully with the Victim’s Family in a DUI Defense Case

Reaching out to the victim’s family can improve the way your client is perceived, but it can certainly backfire as you tread the volatile waters of grief and blame. Before extending condolences, consider defense attorney Patrick T. Barone’s DUI defense strategies for tactful communication from his book, Defending Drinking Drivers: “Sincere” Is the Operative Word […]