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Jon Lewis

Wells Fargo makes Ridiculous Decision

So, here we go again.  Real Estate agent gets a deal done on a home, and unfortunately, the seller did not realize she owed $15,000 more on the loan than she did.  As a result, the deal cannot go through […]

Jon Lewis

What’s Wrong with America? Sincerity

sincerity sin·cer·i·ty sinˈseritē noun 1. the quality of being free from pretense, deceit, or hypocrisy. “the sincerity of his beliefs is unquestionable” Synonyms:  honesty, genuineness, truthfulness, integrity, probity, trustworthiness, straightforwardness, openness, candor, candidness This word is sorely missing in our […]

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Credit Problems?

These days, you hear about a credit issue every day in the media.  Whether it’s a foreclosure problem, a stolen identity, a wrongful repossession, or simply a bad credit report.  How many times have you sung the FreeCreditReport song? Credit […]

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Does a Lawyer have to Stay Current with the Law?

The answer to this question is a resounding yes.  All attorneys must have twelve (12) hours of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) each year.  But, this is not a very stringent requirement.  Essentially, it’s two day-long seminars.  Many attorneys go to […]

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Alabama’s “Zimmerman” Law (Stand your Ground)

For those of you who might be interested, Below is Alabama’s Statute governing some of the issues involved in the Zimmerman case.  For a good commentary on the case and the media reviews, you should read Brian Tannebaum‘s blog here, […]