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Vintage Workers

Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation & You

Every minute of every day people are injured on the job. In some cases the injuries go unreported due to fear of loss of job. There may be literature in the break room, or signs hanging on the walls of your workplace instructing you on what to do in case of an injury. But the...
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Help Wanted

How To Hire an Accident Lawyer

Why Hire an Accident Attorney? Many people choose to hire an accident lawyer after they’ve been involved in a car crash that results in personal injury and monetary losses. Point of fact, anyone can file a personal injury claim against an insurance company all by yourself....
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Prison

Former Oklahoma Jail Administrator Sentenced for Denying Inmate of Healthcare

Former Oklahoma Jail Administrator Sentenced for Denying Inmate of Healthcare A former McClain County, Oklahoma, Jail Administrator, Wayne Barnes was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Stephen P. Friot to 51 months in prison and ordered to pay a $10,000 fine for his...
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Walmart

Walmart Punishes Employees for Sick Days

With 2.3 million employees around the world and total revenue of close to $486 billion in the latest fiscal year, you would think that the largest private employer in the United States would appreciate and care for it’s employees right? Wrong! In a recent report from...
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Debt

Bankruptcy Vs. Forgiven Debt

America is drowning in debt. Millions are living paycheck to paycheck and worse. For a lot of Americans at the end of the day, payday has come and gone and still the ends do not meet. The average middle class household, those households with a net worth of $10,000 to $50,000 a...
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Pharmacy

Accutane (Isotretinoin) Crohn’s Disease Lawsuits Reinstated

Accutane (isotretinoin) lawsuits link the acne medication to birth defects, suicide, and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Accutane (isotretinoin, a popular acne medication manufactured by the Hoffmann-La Roche company, hit the market in 1982. Since it’s release the drug...
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Trampoline Kid

Child Trampoline Injury Warning Issued [VIDEO]

All you have to do is hit YouTube and search “Trampoline Fail” and you will get 1,700,000 results, obviously these videos are of people getting hurt on trampolines. You would think that parents would steer away from such a dangerous creation, but no, trampolines...
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Total Coverage

The 4 Types of Insurance You Absolutely Need

Between the General and Shaq cruising around, and that weirdo Flo with Progressive seemingly always on television or the internet, the world of insurance has become a confusing topic. Are there state minimums on car insurance? What all does my homeowners coverage cover? Do I have...
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Worker's Comp

Workers’ Compensation in Oklahoma: What To Do When Your Hurt On a Job-site [VIDEO]

What To Do When Your Hurt On a Job-site In Oklahoma   One of the biggest fears shared among society is the fear of becoming injured and unable to work. Unable to provide for our family and loved ones. Unable to put food on the table. This may sound a little dramatic, but in...
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Football

NFL Concussion Study 2017: 111 NFL Brains, 110 Found to Have CTE

NFL Concussion Cases Latest Findings By now you have heard the discussion in main stream media about the relationship between NFL football players, actually football players of all levels and ages, and the news has not been good. In fact there has been a billion dollar settlement...
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Ask

How Do I Hire a Good Lawyer?

Tips on Hiring a Great Attorney There is a myriad of reasons that you may be looking for legal counsel, representation or maybe simply legal advice. Don’t be fooled into thinking that a quick Google or a look through the Yellow pages will get you a great Attorney. Google...
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Supreme Court

Children Receiving SSI Disability Becoming Adults

According to the  Social Security Administration, when a child receiving   Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits turns 18 they must be reevaluated by Social Security. This process is sometimes called a “age 18 redetermination.” You should know that...
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Pub

Water Street Brewery Class Action is Looking Good for the Servers

Water Street Brewery Class Action: Water Street Brewery – a local restaurant  and microbrewery in the Milwaukee area- has agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit for $825,000 filed by it’s servers. The Class alleges that the brewery has violated the state and federal...
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Asleep at the Wheel

Drowsy Driving Accidents [VIDEO]

Drowsy Driving and Car Accidents: It has happened to all of us, a night spent tossing and turning, up and down, a hot cup of coffee and out the door for work with very little rest or sleep. Just another day in your life right? Wrong. Getting behind the wheel while yawning and...
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Hospice Care

Nursing Home Neglect Warning Signs

Signs of Nursing Home Neglect Unfortunately and sadly, in the state of Oklahoma there are too many reports of elder abuse occurring in state and private ran facilities to list in this blog. Signs of nursing home neglect are horrific, and the physical and emotional damage that is...
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Question?

Do I Really Need to Hire a Car Accident Lawyer?

Do I Really Need to Hire a Car Accident Lawyer?   At the Law Offices of Jones Brown, we pride ourselves in representing those who have suffered injuries related to auto accidents. In each and every case our staff of professional auto injury specialists and lawyers strive to...
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US Supreme Courthouse

How To Prepare for a Social Security Disability Hearing [VIDEO]

If you are suffering from a serious disability, you know that the Social Security Disability Insurance application process is along complex, physically and emotionally draining process. For many Americans, their Social Security Disability Insurance benefit will be their only...
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Pharmacy

Doctors Making Mistakes While Writing Prescriptions Costs Lives

Ever wonder just how many written prescriptions for prescription drugs are written each year in the U.S.? This may be hard to believe but in the year 2016 there was more than 4 Billion prescriptions written and filled by citizens of the United States alone. With that may...
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Posting on Social Media After a Car Wreck

How Social Media Posts May Harm Your Car Accident Claim   When a car wreck or accident enters the court system there are many factors that come in to play. Testimony from witnesses, police reports and even traffic cameras can and are used in court by either side. The...
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Body Boarding

Boating Accidents and Personal Injuries

The blistering hot days of summer are on the way and that will have everyone searching for water. Lakes will be packed with those looking to beat the heat. Swimmers, fishermen and women, jet skis, and most importantly boats. Fishing boats, house boats, speed boats, and ski boats....
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Fireworks

Safety Tips for 4th of July Weekend

Safety Tips for 4th of July Weekend The 4th of July in Oklahoma means dazzling fireworks displays, backyard BBQ’s, family and friends, and ice cold beer. However, fireworks are a display and celebration of the Independence we hold so dear here in the United States, they...
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Semi-Truck

Semi-Truck Tire Blowout Safety [VIDEO]

Semi-Truck Tire Blowout Safety Drivers of all types of vehicles exceed speed limits both on and off the highway, posing a huge safety hazard for themselves and other drivers. Semi-truck drivers are no exception. In fact, speeding truck drivers are much more dangerous. Not all...
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Fired

Were You a Victim of Wrongful Termination?

Were You a Victim of Wrongful Termination? Have you recently been laid off or fired from your job? Here is another question- Do you know if your termination was legal? Were You a Victim of Wrongful Termination? A vast majority of employment contracts are “at-will”...
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Las Vegas

Mirapex Compulsive Gambling Lawsuits

Mirapex Compulsive Behavior Lawsuits Victims of Mirapex (pramipexole dihydrochloride), an FDA approved drug which is used to treat Parkinson’s Disease and restless leg syndrome, has been associated with compulsive behavior, including gambling addiction. Since its approval,...
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Client Rights #4

Client Bill of Rights #4 – Attorney Fees

Attorney Logan Jones of Jones Brown PLLC. continues his series “Jones Brown Law: Client Bill of Rights.” In this installment Logan will take you through the topic of Attorneys Fees.  
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Social Media

How Law Enforcement and Prosecutors Use Social Media

How Law Enforcement and Prosecutors Use Social Media While watching an episode of “The First 48” on A&E, I noticed that the police detectives would go straight to Facebook and look up people that had been incriminated for crimes. That brought me to the question-...
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Army Dad

Agent Orange Exposure Lawsuits Continue

Agent Orange Lawsuits: Although the Vietnam war is over, the lasting affects of chemicals used during the war continue. If you or a loved one is a Vietnam Veteran who was exposed to Agent Orange during duty, you may be eligible for financial compensation even if your claim has...
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surgery

Medical Malpractice: Mistakes Most Made By Physicians

Like most people when you are ill or injured you visit the doctor or hospital. You expect to receive top-notch health care and nothing less, but the truth is that many people end up in a worse condition than they were before they arrived. Medical errors kill approximately 200,000...
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Summertime

Lawsuit-Proof Your Pool Party

Summer is finally here and it’s time to get the backyard BBQ’s going and the pool parties rocking. In this day and age you have to take precautions and protect yourself. Safety is the key for yourself and your guests so before you send out the invites and throw the...
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Burning Truck

Semi-Truck Safety: Blind Spots

It has happened to all of us at least once in our days of driving on the highways and bi-ways of America. You are cruising along when out of nowhere comes a massive Semi-Truck. An 18-wheeler that forces you into another lane or off the roadway all together. Semi-truck drivers...
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Birth Control

Seasonique and Seasonale Birth Control Pills and Liver Tumors

Teva Pharmaceuticals faces a product liability lawsuit in Florida. On May 26th, a complaint was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida by Michelle Smith. Smith indicates that she developed masses on her liver after using the birth control pills,...
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Pedesterian

Preventing Pedestrian Injuries and Fatalities

Pedestrian Fatalties and Injuries: The Facts According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control) more than 5,300 pedestrians were killed in traffic crashes in the United States in 2015. Killed, not injured. To put that number into perspective, a pedestrian dies due to a traffic...
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Jones Brown Health Pulse

Jones Brown Law Health Pulse: Medtronic INFUSE [VIDEO]

Attorney Logan Jones introduces a new edition of Jones Brown Health Pulse. In this episode Logan gives you information surrounding the Medtronic INFUSE medical device.  Despite this limited FDA approval, Medtronic INFUSE is alleged to have frequently been used off-label in other...
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Motorcycle

Motorcycle Accident Injury Attorneys

We at Jones Brown PLLC. understand the hardship and loss that families languish with after a motorcycle accident involving serious injury or death.  Victims and families of motorcycle accidents all over the United States trust and depend on the experienced professionals at Jones...
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Kids and Divorce

How To Get Child Support Payments Out of Deadbeat Parents

It is a sad fact that non-custodial parents fail to pay their court-ordered child support,  which in turn places a huge financial burden on children and their custodial parents. A lot of people get frustrated with the system and give up rather than fight. Federal and state...
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memorial day Flags

Surviving Memorial Day Weekend

  Memorial Day weekend is typically considered the start of summer, where people all over the U.S. will be celebrating with BBQs, parties, and plenty of alcohol. It has been called “The 100 Deadliest Days” for teen drivers. That would be the stretch between Memorial Day and...
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Bankruptcy Law

Is Bankruptcy My Way Out?

Filing bankruptcy is not something that a person exactly prepares for or expects to do in their life. As we all know situations arise, life happens and before you know it bankruptcy may be you best option. We have gathered some information you need to know so you can make an...
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personal injury

Hiring an Experienced Personal Injury Attorney-10 Reasons [VIDEO]

The bleeding from your wounds has just stopped and you are already getting requests from law enforcement officers, doctors, and insurance companies requesting paperwork. Obviously you are feeling pressured and overwhelmed by all the questions about your accident. No one seems to...
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underinsured/uninsured

Insurance Claims for Underinsured or Uninsured Drivers Accidents

Uninsured Driver Coverage It has to be everyone’s worst nightmare, the uninsured motorist. Someone just slammed into the side of your car or truck and when it comes time to get their information you find out that they have no information to give. What is the next step when...
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Exploding windw

Car Wreck Checklist: Know What To Do

No one ever plans on a car accident right? We go about our lives doing everyday things like delivering the kids to various practices and grabbing groceries or running errands when out of nowhere, “Bam.” Everything stops and all of a sudden you have to switch gears and...
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Memorial Day Travel Means Traffic Accidents: Here is What You Need To Know

Memorial Day is quickly approaching and that means travel and lots of it. With travel also comes the chance of you being involved in a car accident. The Memorial Day Weekend consists of a 72 hour period that begins at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26th and ends on Monday, May 29th at...
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