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Disgruntled Shareholders File Yet Another Suit Against Creditrust Execs

Another class action lawsuit was filed against executives at Creditrust Corp. for allegedly providing false financial statements to the public and inflating its reported financial results.<@SM><@SM><TAB>The Woodlawn-based company, which purchases delinquent credit card accounts and earns money by collecting on them, has been embroiled in several lawsuits over the past year and filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on June 22 after it could not pay off its own outstanding debt.

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On Risk Management: Stress Is an Attitude

<i><center>First in a Series</center></i><@SM><@SM><TAB>At the heart of risk management is the philosophy that potential losses can be identified and, to some extent, controlled. <@SM><@SM><TAB>Stress, on the other hand, is the absence of control. It is a force that causes emotional distress and is triggered by how you perceive the things going on in your life. <@SM><@SM>[IMGCAP(1)]<TAB>While much has been written about the legal profession being more stressful than most vocations, there is no such thing as a stress-free environment. However, many things can be done to reduce the undesirable stress in both your personal and business lives. Remember: it is reasonable to assume that some stress is necessary in life to motivate and activate a person; however, a balance is necessary for effective risk management.<@SM><@SM><b>Why lawyers?</b>

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Hospitals Offer Nurses Special Perks as Shortage Worsens

Hospitals are offering nurses signing bonuses, child care and even maid or lawn service as they confront a work force shortage that appears to be spreading nationwide and may only get worse.<@SM><@SM><TAB>If the nursing profession does not succeed in attracting more people in the next decade, hospitals will face shrinking staffs just as the estimated 78 million baby boomers near the age of 65 and will require more health care.

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The Bookcase

[IMGCAP(1)]Fiction Best SellersThe Return (h) Buzz Aldrin and John Barnes The Hours (p) Michael Cunningham The Poisonwood Bible (p) Barbara Kingsolver While I Was Gone (p) Sue Miller The Girls’ Guide to Hunting and Fishing (p) Melissa Bank Hannibal (p) ...

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HEALTH

<b><u>NeuralStem Accesses New Technology</u></b><@SM><@SM><i>Firm Will Use Genomics Method To Identify, Understand Genetic Functions</i><@SM><@SM><TAB>College Park-based <b>NeuralStem Biopharmaceuticals Ltd.</b> has licensed a new form of genomics technology to expand its internal functional genomics discovery program.

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