In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, our offices will be closed on Thursday, 11/27 and Friday, 11/28. All payments, fundings and other transactions received on these days will be processed promptly on Monday, 12/1. Should you have any questions regarding the processing of any transaction, please feel free to contact our Accounting Team at 1-615-577...
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2014 Litigator Awards™ Nominees Announced
The Trial Lawyers Board of Regents™ has announced the nominees for the 2014 Litigator Awards™. The highest award in trial law, the award is presented in up to 72 Practice Specialty categories, and is based on actual “Verdict & Settlement” dollar achievement. Of the nearly 1.1 million lawyers considered, fewer than 1% will achieve the distinguished awa...
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Team Hope Volunteers at Food Bank
During the month of November, Advocate Capital, Inc.’s Team Hope hosted a food drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. On Friday, November 21, we dropped off two full boxes of canned and boxed goods to the Second Harvest Food Bank facility. We also had the chance to spend a couple of hours helping the facility sort and package all of thei...
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QuickBooks® Pro 2015 Available - Advocate Capital, Inc. Clients Enjoy Special Pricing
As we’re approaching year-end, it’s a great time to start getting your law firm’s books and records in order, taking advantage of strategic year-end tax planning initiatives and setting goals for 2015.
QuickBooks recently announced the availability of QuickBooks Pro 2015. If you’ve been considering updating your existing version, click here to view a com...
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Banys, P.C. Secures $5.4 Million Settlement in Class Action Against Technology Giant
Congratulations to Christopher Banys and his team at Banys, P.C. on securing this $5.4 million settlement on behalf of over 1,800 technology workers in a class action against a major Silicon Valley employer.
The plaintiffs, all high-income earning employees, were denied vacation benefits by their employer. Although the benefits were earned through years o...
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Congratulations to CAOC President 2015 Brian Chase
The Consumer Attorneys of California, affectionately known as CAOC to members and supporters, held its 53rd Annual Installation and Awards Dinner at the Palace Hotel, San Francisco on November 15th. The awards dinner included the installation of Brian D. Chase, Senior Partner at Bisnar|Chase Personal Injury Attorneys, as CAOC’s 2015 President.
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New App for Law Firms: If This Then That (IFTTT)
Smartphones have revolutionized the business world and the ability to work on the go. From social media to content storage, it can feel overwhelming when trying to remember to backup files, add events to your calendar or even check the weather…until now.
In a recent article from Attorney Christopher B. Hopkins of Akerman, LLP, we discover the new app IFTT...
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Nursing Home Care Levels May Be Lower Than Anticipated
Many Advocate Capital clients that have recognized that poor nursing home care is an issue in our country.
A recent report on NBC News highlights a story by the Center for Public Integrity, which reports that many nursing home patients in the US “may not be receiving the level of care their loved ones believe they’re getting.” Staffing levels “reported by...
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Roger Booth Obtains $3 Million Settlement
Congratulations to Roger E. Booth, the team at The Law Offices of Booth|Koskoff and their client, who recently obtained a policy limits settlement of $3 Million.
The Plaintiff was driving a forklift at his employer’s plant, when he encountered a 20 foot long metal “pole” gate that was left open, facing the wrong direction, and directly in his path. Per co...
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Advocate Capital, Inc. Fall 2014 Newsletter is Here!
The Fall 2014 Edition of Advocate Capital, Inc.'s Quarterly Newsletter is available. This quarter's newsletter features a video of our Client Christian Scranton of Scranton Law Firm, important IRS ruling information, Advotrac® updates, good news about your credit score and more.
Please share our valuable newsletter with your fellow trial attorneys. As not...
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