Monthly Archives: July 2011

USCIS Welcome to the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants

Looking for resources for new immigrants, Welcome to the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants offer a comprehensive guide containing practical information to help immigrants settle into everyday life in the United States, as well as basic civics information … Continue reading

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Building a Better Credit Report – Tips from the Federal Trade Commission

If you have a good credit score or need help resurrecting it, try these resources from the Federal Trade Commission  to start getting things back on track. It provides information to obtain a free credit report (not score), sample dispute … Continue reading

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Five Recent Workers’ Comp Cases You Should Know About (7/8/2011) – Supreme Court Says FELA Does Not Use Common Law Concept of Proximate Cause

  Five Recent Workers’ Compensation Cases You Should Know About (7/8/2011): US: Supreme Court Says Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA), 45 U.S.C.S. § 51, et seq., Does Not Use Common Law Concept of “Proximate Cause.” See CSX Transp., Inc. v. … Continue reading

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Naturalization Test Study Material from US Citizenship and Immigration Services

There are 100 civics questions on the naturalization test. During your naturalization interview, you will be asked up to 10 questions from the list of 100 questions. You must answer correctly at least six (6) of the 10 questions to … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania eases rules for HIV testing, effective Sept. 6, 2011

Presently, HIV testing works on an opt-in system with written consent. But starting Sept. 6, 2011 Pennsylvania eases HIV testing rules making HIV testing an opt-out system with oral or written consent. Health-care providers may inform patients orally or in … Continue reading

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