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Attorney Sarah Fay Joins the Ranks of the Elite in Social Security...

01 01 1970

Attorney Sarah Fay Being board certified demonstrates my expertise in the field of Social Security Disability appeals and shows that I am committed to providing the best representation I can offer my clients. Past News Releases RSS Orlando, FL April 28, 2017 Sarah Fay, an associate attorney at the Culbertson Law Group, P.L.L.C., recently became board certified in Social Security Disability Law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA). “Being board certified demonstrates my expertise in the field of Social Security Disability appeals and shows that I am committed to providing the best representation I can offer my clients,� said Fay, who exclusively represents clients seeking Social Security benefits throughout all stages of the disability process. NBTA board certified attorneys must demonstrate substantial trial experience, submit judicial and peer references to attest to their competency, attend continuing legal education courses,...

Attorney N. James Turner Wins Settlement for Client Whose Car was...

01 01 1970

Attorney N. James Turner The consumer is a self-employed entrepreneur and having access to his motor vehicle is an integral part of his business. Past News Releases RSS Orlando, FL April 04, 2017 Attorney N. James Turner, founder of the Law Offices of N. James Turner, recently won an undisclosed amount for client Brian Abiyah Ayangwo (plaintiff) in a lawsuit (Case no. 6:16-cv-01661-RBD-DCI filed in the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida) filed against Regional Acceptance Corporation (defendant). Turner filed the lawsuit under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act. The lawsuit alleged that Ayangwo’s 2007 Dodge four-door sedan was repossessed by Regional Acceptance Corporation based upon an alleged default on a loan for which the plaintiff’s automobile was security. Court documents state that Ayangwo was present at the time and place of the repossession and presented the Regional Acceptance...

Attorney N. James Turner Fights for Rights of Private Student Loan...

01 01 1970

Attorney N. James Turner NCSLT has been among the most active collectors in suing student loan borrowers throughout the United States. Past News Releases RSS Orlando, FL April 13, 2017 Attorney N. James Turner, founder of the Law Offices of N. James Turner, recently achieved $500,000 in dismissals of private student loan lawsuits for his clients. “Jim, from the beginning to the end, delivered. He was able to wipe away my case completely. Amazing man to work with,” said Julio P., a client of Turner’s whose student loan was dismissed this year. Since 2013, Turner has focused on student loan defense and has represented more than 100 consumers in collection lawsuits involving National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts (NCSLT), which were created as investment vehicles by Boston-based First Marblehead Corporation. From 1996 through 2007, First Marblehead bought student loans from lenders, including Bank of America and JPMorgan, and then transferred the loans to the...

Attorney Adam Guzi Joins Graves Thomas Injury Law Group

01 01 1970

Attorney Adam Guzi Vero Beach, Florida May 09, 2017 Graves Thomas Injury Law Group today announced Adam Guzi has joined the firm as an associate attorney in its Vero Beach, Florida office. He represents injury victims and their families in matters of personal injury, wrongful death, premises liability, and criminal defense. “Adam is a top-flight litigator,� said Founding Attorney Joseph H. Graves. “We litigated against him for years and wanted him on our team. He’s skilled at seeking justice for injury victims and their families.� Adam Guzi began his legal career as an Assistant State Attorney in the Treasure Coast. As a prosecutor, he handled jury trials ranging from DUIs to violent crimes such as robbery and murder. Prior to joining Graves Thomas Injury Law Group, Mr. Guzi served as the Supervisor of the Martin County misdemeanor division, where he oversaw all aspects of the county...

Attendance on Demand’s Beth Baerman to Speak at the American Payroll...

01 01 1970

Beth Baerman It is important that employers learn about the foundational data that leads to liability. Northville, Mi May 12, 2017 Beth Baerman, Attendance on Demand Director of Communication and Compliance, will be a featured presenter at the American Payroll Association’s (APA) 35th Annual Congress where she will speak about Affordable Care Act healthcare reporting and paid sick leave mandates. The annual congress is the payroll industry’s premier event that provides progressive payroll education and enhanced networking opportunities for professionals in payroll, accounts payable, finance, human resources, and benefits. The event will be held May 16-20, 2017 at the Orlando World Center Marriott Cypress Ballroom in Orlando, Florida. Baerman, a frequent presenter at the Annual Congress, will present “Paid Sick Leave: From Perk to Mandate” on Thursday, May 18 at 8 am. Additionally, she will close the conference with “ACA Healthcare Reporting Data Essentials”...

Atlas Professional Services Offers Free IT Cost-Savings Assessment to Help Businesses Enjoy Worry-Free IT

01 01 1970

Tampa-based Managed Services Firm Looking to Educate Businesses About How to Solve Technology Challenges, Reduce Costs, Improve Uptime and Increase Productivity Tampa, FL, June 7, 2017 - Atlas Professional Services — a managed services provider (MSP) specializing in taking the complexity and cost out of technology — announced it is offering a complimentary IT cost-savings assessments for small and medium-sized businesses in the Tampa area through the end of June 2017. The purpose of these assessments is to educate local businesses about the benefits of using managed IT services when it comes to getting the most from their technology infrastructure without the high cost or the worry. According to Gregory Zolkos, President and CEO at Atlas Professional Services, “Business owners seem surprised that nuisance technology issues and sudden emergencies are not the norm. Someone told them it’s all a part of doing business, and they just throw money at it to make it...

AT&T Launches Fixed Wireless Internet in Rural and Underserved Areas in 9 New States

01 01 1970

Our Fixed Wireless Internet service delivers a home internet connection with download speeds of at least 10Mbps and upload speeds of at least 1Mbps. The connection comes from a wireless tower to a fixed antenna on customers' homes or businesses. This is an efficient way to deliver high-quality, high-speed internet to customers living in underserved rural areas. "Closing the connectivity gap is a top priority for us," said Cheryl Choy, vice president, wired voice and internet products at AT&T. "Access to fast and reliable internet is a game changer in today's world. This service will bring countless opportunities for more customers in underserved rural locations." Residents and businesses in parts of these 9 new states can sign up for service in areas where it is available: Arkansas...

AT&T Launches Fixed Wireless Internet in Additional Counties in Mississippi to Better Serve Select Rural and Underserved Areas

01 01 1970

AT&T's Fixed Wireless Internet service delivers a home internet connection with download speeds of at least 10Mbps. Now customers can download, surf and stream their favorite movies or television shows. The connection comes from a wireless tower to a fixed antenna on customers' homes or businesses. This is an efficient way to deliver high-quality internet to customers in rural and underserved areas. Parts of the following 46 counties in Mississippi are now eligible for Fixed Wireless Internet service from AT&T:  Adams, Amite, Attala, Benton, Choctaw, Clarke, Clay, Copiah, Covington, DeSoto, Franklin, George, Harrison, Hinds, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Jones, Lafayette, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake, Lincoln, Marion, Marshall, Montgomery, Neshoba, Newton, Oktibbeha, Panola, Pearl River, Perry, Pike, Simpson, Smith, Stone, Tate, Walthall, Warren, Wayne, Webster, Wilkinson, Winston, Yalobusha and Yazoo....

AT&T Invests Nearly $975 Million Over 3-Year Period to Enhance South Florida Networks

01 01 1970

MIAMI, May 4, 2017 -- At AT&T1, we've invested nearly $975 million in our Monroe, Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach County wireless and wired networks during 2014-2016. These investments enhance reliability, coverage, speed and overall performance for residents and businesses. They also improve critical services that support public safety and first responders. In 2016, AT&T made nearly 950 wireless network upgrades in the Key West, Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach areas, including: Adding extra capacity to more than 950 cell sites so they can handle more network traffic Turning on 5 new cell sites in Miami, Aventura, Hialeah, Hollywood, and Boca Raton Rolling in mobile cell sites, or Cells on Wheels (COWs) to bolster service at 4, huge crowd-drawing events Activating an outdoor distributed antenna system at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami to expand coverage in the parking lot for tailgaters. "AT&T is investing to provide faster, more reliable, highly secure connectivity...

AT&T Invests Nearly $60 Million Over 3-Year Period to Enhance Local Networks

01 01 1970

STUART, Fla., May 4, 2017 -- At AT&T1, we've invested nearly $60 million in our Martin and St. Lucie County wireless and wired networks during 2014-2016. These investments enhance reliability, coverage, speed and overall performance for residents and businesses. They also improve critical services that support public safety and first responders. In 2016, AT&T added extra capacity to nearly 75 cell sites in Martin and St. Lucie counties. The upgrades make it possible for the sites to handle more network traffic. AT&T also rolled in a Cell on Wheels to boost network performance at the big Okeechobee music festival. In total, more than 3.69 terabytes (TB) crossed our mobile network covering the festival. That's equal to 10.5M social media posts with photos. "AT&T is investing to provide faster, more reliable, highly secure connectivity for Floridians. These continued investments bring residents and businesses a host of new opportunities and help pave...

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