Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Lawsuits Can Plague Latino Owned Small Businesses

By Lisa Rickard and Hector Barreto Americans often think of lawsuit abuse as a problem associated with larger businesses.  But small businesses bear a large portion of the lawsuit burden in the United States. According to the Small Business Administration, small businesses create 64% of new jobs in America, and yet, frivolous lawsuits cost small businesses

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Disease Clusters Plague U.S. Communities

By Gina Solomon When I was a Clinical Fellow at Harvard in the mid-1990’s, I learned of a major investigation into a childhood leukemia cluster in nearby Woburn, Massachusetts. Twelve children in that small community developed leukemia...