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  • Legal Briefs: You’re eighteen and a graduate – now know the law

    Information discussed by Attorney Whitney Hughes of the Allegheny County Bar Association on the June 7, 2011 edition of "Legal Briefs" on KDKA's Pittsburgh Today Live program. Becoming a legal adult brings both great opportunities as well as responsibilities. Here are the most likely problem areas and some helpful tips to get through this time of change. Content Detail

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    Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Libel and Slander

    Information on the law of libel and slander from the Erie County Bar Association. Content Detail

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    Erie County Bar Association
  • Malpractice

    Information on Malpractice, which is the general term which is applied to negligent conduct on the part of a doctor, dentist, lawyer, hospital, or other member of a given profession. Content Detail

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    Erie County Bar Association
  • Other Accidents and Injuries

    Information on your rights if you are injured as a result of another person's conduct, because of the condition of their property, or because of a machine or product malfunction. Content Detail

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    Erie County Bar Association
  • Safeshopping.org

    Information from the American Bar Association to aid consumers in shopping over the Internet Content Detail

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    American Bar Association
  • Small Claims Court

    Information from the Erie County Bar Association on the operation of the Magisterial District Court in Pennsylvania. Content Detail

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    Erie County Bar Association
  • State and Federal Courts

    A description of state and federal courts in PA from the Erie County Bar Association. Content Detail

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    Erie County Bar Association