malaysia airlines aviation accident legal considerations and personal injury

Malaysia Airlines Aviation Accident & Personal Injury Law Considerations

June 16th

March 8, 2014 will forever be engraved as a day of mourning. On that date, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 mysteriously disappeared, resulting in sorrow and confusion for the families of the 239 on board.  Many of these families will turn to legal action when the time is right.

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Celebrity Mesothelioma Cases

June 3rd

Oftentimes, asbestos exposure can be directly linked to specific job occupations, which many people would not associate with celebrities.

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Cooney & Conway Charity Committee Spotlight: Misericordia Candy Days Fundraising

May 30th

For the month of April, the Charity Committee at Cooney & Conway decided to join the Candy Days fundraising event for Misericordia.

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motor vehicle and pedestrian safety and personal injury

Springtime Pedestrian Safety in Chicago

May 23rd

Each spring, as temperatures rise and outdoor activities pop up everywhere, more people flood the streets to get around on foot. Walking is a great way to commute, and no matter how we travel, we are all pedestrians sometimes.

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O'hare Airport Train Derailment & Transportation Liability

May 22nd

Very early on a Monday morning last March, a Chicago Transit Authority Blue Line train reached its destination in an unexpected and alarming fashion – by derailing

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The Risks of Ridesharing

April 25th

Rideshare programs have been gaining in popularity in many urban areas across the country lately. An alternative to traditional taxi services, they offer certain conveniences such as requesting rides through a tap of a button on a smart phone, and paying in advance with a credit card.

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Ridesharing

April 25th

Occasionally our office receives special coupon offers via email. 2-for-1 lunch deals, discounted prescription eyeglasses, 10 dollars off a first ride with Uber.


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Cooney and Conway Chicago Law Firm Holds Olympic Cookoff for Charity

The Cooney & Conway Inaugural Olympic Charity Cook-off

March 28th

On Tuesday, February 18, 2014, Cooney & Conway held its inaugural Olympic Appetizer Charity Cook-off.  The event, which was the brainchild of the newly formed Charity Committee, w

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Cooney and Conway employee spotlight new case team

Employee Spotlight: The New Case Department

March 27th

In this month's employee spotlight, it's my pleasure to introduce to you the talented New Case Department. This group of knowledgeable paralegals is usually the first point of contact for each potential client of Cooney and Conway.

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Low Dose Asbestos

March 21st

You may think that your chances of developing an asbestos-related disease such as mesothelioma are very slim if you have not been directly exposed to asbestos, or if you have not been exposed to it for very long.  While it is known that higher levels of exposure can be more dangerous, a surprisin

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