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What Are Virtual Currencies?

What Are Virtual Currencies?

| Napoli Shkolnik News
If you have been paying attention to the news lately, you have probably heard a lot about Bitcoin, one of the many virtual currencies that has been getting a lot of press. But what exactly are virtual currencies, and do currencies like Bitcoin have any real value? In a world where technology seems to evolve…Read the article
Restoring Credit After Bankruptcy

Restoring Credit After Bankruptcy

| Napoli Shkolnik News
While filing for bankruptcy can provide you with the financial relief that you need when coping with overwhelming debt, filing for bankruptcy can absolutely destroy your credit score, making it nearly impossible for you to be approved for a loan, mortgage, or a line of credit. As such, taking steps to restore your credit as…Read the article
Napoli Attorneys Offer Legal Insight to BloombergView

Napoli Attorneys Offer Legal Insight to BloombergView

| Opioid Crisis
When Bloomberg journalists needed clarification on the legal aspects of opioid painkiller addiction, they turned to Paul J. Napoli and Marie Napoli of Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, and so can you. Attorneys like ours have a long history of making products safer for everyone through aggressive litigation. Like many of these other efforts, the anti-opioid litigation…Read the article
When Your Employer Does Not Keep Accurate Overtime Records

When Your Employer Does Not Keep Accurate Overtime Records

| Workers Compensation
Most employers who have full time employees working for them are required to keep records of hours worked and pay overtime rates for anything worked beyond a normal 35-40 hour work week. In some cases, though, the employer doesn’t accurately keep records of employee’s work hours or overtime logged each week.  In some cases, it…Read the article
The Six Most Common Causes of House Fires

The Six Most Common Causes of House Fires

| Personal Injury
There are a number of things that can lead to a fire breaking out in your home. Aside from the devastation and loss of personal property and possessions house fires have a high death rate associated with them as well. In order to keep you and your family as safe as possible and to protect…Read the article
How is Mesothelioma Diagnosed?

How is Mesothelioma Diagnosed?

| Mesothelioma
Patients who are presenting troublesome symptoms such as unrelenting coughing, severe shortness of breath, or chest pains need to be seen by their doctor as soon as possible. While these are symptoms commonly shared with many other issues they are also the primary symptoms of mesothelioma. After they see their physician and alert them to their…Read the article
Health Risks and Concerns Regarding Invokana

Health Risks and Concerns Regarding Invokana

| Pharmaceutical Litigation
Invokana, medically known by the drug name canagliflozin, is a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor and is being prescribed to help control blood sugar in people with Type 2 Diabetes. It is used as part of a treatment plan and is used in addition to diet and exercise when results are not being seen and levels are…Read the article
Hunter Shkolnik Appointed Leadership Opioid Litigation Role

Hunter Shkolnik Appointed Leadership Opioid Litigation Role

| Opioid Crisis
Napoli Shkolnik PLLC is proud to announce that Partner Hunter J. Shkolnik was named to the Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee in the In Re: National Prescription Opiate Litigation (MDL 2804) by United Stated District Judge Dan Aaron Polster of the Northern District of Ohio. Mr. Shkolnik brings his substantial trial and resolution experience as well as…Read the article
Are Consumer Reviews Reliable?

Are Consumer Reviews Reliable?

| Napoli Shkolnik News
As a consumer, there is a good chance that when you are making a decision about where to spend your money or your time, you turn to consumer reviews. In fact, sites like Yelp, TripAdvisor, Amazon reviews, and more are typically considered trusted sources of information. Many of us look for those star ratings before…Read the article
Poison Water Causes Serious Illnesses At Peterson AFB

Poison Water Causes Serious Illnesses At Peterson AFB

| Environmental Litigation
Fed up with PFOA-laced drinking water that may be causing cancer and low birth weights, some of the residents in and around Colorado Springs’ Peterson Air Force Base have turned to attorneys of Napoli Shkolnik for both justice and financial compensation. Beginning in the 1970’s, air force firefighters used large amounts of PFOA-laced firefighting foam.…Read the article
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