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World Marrow Donor Day

World Marrow Donor Day

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This year, World Marrow Donor Day falls on Saturday, September 16 2017. The day serves as a great reminder of the importance of giving bone marrow, to raise awareness about the importance of donating blood marrow, and to thank donors worldwide. What Is Bone Marrow and Why Is Donating it Important? Bone marrow is the…Read the article
Battle Lines Drawn Over DACA

Battle Lines Drawn Over DACA

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Earlier this summer several officials wrote President Trump a letter extolling DACA’s virtues and supporting its constitutionality. Nevertheless the administration announced that it would not accept any new Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program applications and would not renew any two-year permits expiring after March 2018. Now, numerous state officials are poised to sue…Read the article
Can a Naturalized Citizen Be Deported?

Can a Naturalized Citizen Be Deported?

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With the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States, the topic of immigration has become more sensitive than ever, with President Trump promising to deport those who are in the country illegally. For those who are naturalized citizens or who are seeking naturalization, a serious question is this: can a naturalized citizen…Read the article
Acute Myeloid Leukemia and FELA

Acute Myeloid Leukemia and FELA

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Acute Myeloid Leukemia, or AML, is a very serious type of cancer. Unlike many other cancer types, AML is not characterized by a tumor; instead, it forms in the body’s bone marrow, and then can quickly move into the blood. As explained by the American Cancer Society, AML can spread to other parts of the…Read the article
Upcoming Napoli Shkolnik Speaking Engagements

Upcoming Napoli Shkolnik Speaking Engagements

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Napoli Shkolnik PLLC partners and attorneys remain at the forefront of many litigation and therefore are sought-after speakers. They are regularly interviewed in newspaper and magazine articles around the country on a variety of legal issues. Additionally many television networks seek their legal insight and opinion on current affairs and litigation. Lastly, our legal team…Read the article
Judge Tosses Defamation Claim Against Napoli Lawyers

Judge Tosses Defamation Claim Against Napoli Lawyers

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In a move that made headlines in several prestigious law journals, a Rhode Island federal judge dismissed a lawsuit against “top lawyers Marie Napoli and Paul Napoli,” citing a complete lack of jurisdiction to hear the claims alleged against them. U.S. District Judge William Smith not only dismissed most of the underlying claims, but also…Read the article
Trump’s Transgender Military Tweet

Trump’s Transgender Military Tweet

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By now, you’ve certainly heard: On July 26, 2017, President Donald Trump issued a three-part Tweet which issued the conclusion that transgender people would no longer be allowed to serve in the American military. The Tweet stated that the decision came after Trump consulted with his generals and military experts, and implied that the new…Read the article
Hunter Shkolnik Given Leadership Role in Flint Litigation

Hunter Shkolnik Given Leadership Role in Flint Litigation

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​​​Napoli Shkolnik PLLC is proud to announce that Partner Hunter J. Shkolnik was named Co-Liaison Counsel in the Flint Water Crisis Litigation by United Stated District Judge Judith E. Levy of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. In this role, Mr. Shkolnik will oversee all currently pending individual personal injury, property damage, and wrongful death cases, as…Read the article
The Vaccine Debate

The Vaccine Debate

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Many parents of young children who once would have vaccinated their children without question are now giving pause to the idea, with worries about the risks of vaccines sprouting across the world. While it may seem like a personal decision, that decision can impact the other children and families in the neighborhood. If you are…Read the article
What Does the Healthcare Plan Look Like?

What Does the Healthcare Plan Look Like?

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As Republicans attempt to change the healthcare laws in America, dozens of modifications to proposed bills are being made at a rapid rate. While no one knows exactly what the final law will be–assuming that Republicans can get their bill through both the House and the Senate–here’s a look at what the new healthcare plan…Read the article