Entries by cheriek

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3M Earplug MDL to Begin Bellwether Trials

The 3M Combat Arms Earplug Multidistrict Litigation (MDL) has surpassed the largest MDL ever, with over 200,000 actions since 2018.  Pending since 1991, IN RE: Asbestos Products Liability Litigation was the largest MDL, that is until October 2020 when IN RE: 3M Combat Arms Earplug Liability Litigation took over. 3M Combat Arms Earplug MDL is […]

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Lawyers Named the Best of the Best Nationwide

Super Lawyers® annually evaluates lawyers nationwide by using 12 criteria indicators to compose a prestigious list of attorneys. The lawyers deemed the best of the best are named to the Top Super Lawyers List.  PohlmanUSA extends our congratulations to our distinguished clients nationwide who are being honored by Super Lawyers® and named a Top Super […]

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PohlmanUSA Court Reporters Talk Benefits of a Court Reporting Career Flexibility, Freedom, and Fun

Have you ever wondered what stenographers like best about their career choice?  What are the challenges the job brings?  What is fun about their job?  PohlmanUSA sat down to hear what our court reporters all around the nation had to say about their chosen career path and we were blown away with the responses. What […]

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PohlmanUSA Supports the Next Generation of Court Reporters

PohlmanUSA, which is regionally and nationally recognized for court reporting and litigation services, has announced their continued support to the court reporting profession by making a donation to Project Steno. With thousands of unfilled court reporting positions across the country, Pohlman understands that supporting the next generation of court reporters means supporting the legal industry […]

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PohlmanUSA Expands eFiling Solutions into Cook County, Illinois to Meet Increased Demand for Remote Services

PohlmanUSA, which is regionally and nationally known for court reporting and litigation services, has announced the expanded offering of its MyDocFileServe™ (MDFS) eFiling system into Cook County, Illinois for asbestos cases. The system is already a heavily relied upon tool for the asbestos docket in Madison and St. Clair Counties of Illinois. MDFS is designed […]

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What is a Frye Hearing?

A Frye hearing was recently held in the Circuit Court of Cook County.  This hearing was regarding scientific evidence related to genetic testing for BAP-1 of a plaintiff with mesothelioma arising from potential asbestos exposure. Most states follow either the Daubert or Frye Standard regarding admissibility, and in a few states, the court follows a […]