Sunday, January 19, 2020

The Father of Identity Theft

Here are some famous fathers that you may have heard of: Vint Cerf, Father of the Internet; Jacques Cousteau, Father of Scuba Diving; and, Orville and Wilbur Wright, Fathers of the Airplane. It’s doubtful that you have heard of James Jackson, the self-proclaimed Father...

Beware of Rising Premiums

A Washington, D.C.-based insurance broker was in a good position to get rich off one of the U.S.’s biggest health insurance companies. That is, until the law caught up with him. Now, he’s facing prison time for healthcare fraud and identity theft. A federal jury...

Violated by Fraud Part 1

This is a true story of a LexisNexis colleague's overwhelming experience with identity theft. Let's just call him Bill. In November of 2011, I received a voicemail message at home from a large financial institution that initially I thought was an attempt to solicit...

Manipulating the System

For patients that have isolated joint conditions with scar tissue, manipulation under anesthesia (MUA) is a procedure that improves range of motion with less pain. (Anesthesia helps to sedate patients, so they experience less muscle spasms and resistance while gaining range of motion.) A...

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