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‘Enter to Win a 2009 Volkswagen Routan’ at Bernardsville Volkswagen

Bernardsville, NJ (PRWEB) September 19, 2008

To celebrate the arrival of the all new 2009 Volkswagen Routan, Bernardsville Volkswagen will be giving away a two year lease on October 16th at their new facilities in Bernardsville, NJ. The Routan’s sleek European design and dynamic sporty European engineering is the perfect choice for drivers that need a van but still enjoy driving. The German inspired performance will satisfy the inner child, while the all-wheel ABS brakes and traction control will help protect all vehicle occupants.

The Volkswagen Routan is the third of four new models to join the growing Volkswagen family. The full 2009 line-up now includes: Rabbit, GTI, New Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Jetta Sedan, Jetta Sportwagen, GLI, Jetta TDI (only clean diesel its segment), Passat Sedan, Passat Wagon, Passat CC (coming soon), Tiguan, Eos, Touareg, Routan

Also, new to the 2009 Volkswagen line-up is the “Carefree Maintenance Program.” Volkswagen is the only manufacturer, in its class, that offers no-charge scheduled maintenance for the length of the new vehicle warranty (3 years or 36,000 miles, whichever occurs first).

Bernardsville Volkswagen will have a display, at the Morristown Fall Festival on the Green, held Sunday, September 28, 2008 from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. As the returning Sponsor of the Family-Friendly ‘Kids Place’ Venue, which will feature a 20 foot Bounce House Carousel, a 24 foot Dual Lane Slide, and a giant 55 foot Kiddiepillar Children’s Maze, Bernardsville Volkswagen will unveil the new minivan. ‘Kids Place’ is located at Patriot Plaza on Speedwell Avenue.

Bernardsville Volkswagen is offering several ways to enter for a chance to win a two-year lease on a 2009 Volkswagen Routan:

Fill out an entry form at Bernardsville Volkswagen’s display at the Morristown Fall Festival.
Text “Routan” to 36638
Online at http://www.bernardsvillevw.com
Visit their showroom at 118 US Route 202/Morristown Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924; Exit 30B off 287

About Bernardsville Volkswagen

Formerly known as Gardner Motors, this dealership has been selling Volkswagens at this location since 1952. Bernardsville Volkswagen took over in June of 1994 and has become the largest Volkswagen dealer in New Jersey. August of 2006 marked another milestone; an expansion and total makeover took place. With the owners personal input in the design, the showroom has achieved that warm feeling and elegance not found in any other Volkswagen store. The state-of-the-art facilities have become a benchmark in comfort and convenience.

Bernardsville Volkswagen is centrally located on the border of Somerset County and Morris County, just ten minutes south of Morristown, NJ. Two incentives Bernardsville Volkswagen offers exclusively are Free Tires for Life and Free Loaner Cars with any service appointment. Once you step into their state-of-the-art facility you will be confident you chose the right dealer.


Sunglasses Online Announces New Subscription Plan for Sunglasses in January 2009

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 26, 2008

Sunglasses Online will be offering a new subscription-based sunglasses plan starting in January 2009. The idea is the brain child of friends, Cody Maher, Teevan McManus and Tyler Raaka. The subscriptions will be offered in three different yearly plans, ranging from $ 199.00 to $ 399 per year. For this subscription, customers can order anywhere from two to three pairs of sunglasses per year (depending on the plan they choose), returning the first pair to get the second pair and so on and so forth. “It’s the Netflix for sunglasses”, co-founder Cody Maher said. “It allows customers to pick either 2 or 3 pairs of shades per year, without having the shell out the higher per pair price.” Cody explained.

Sunglasses Online has been selling sunglasses for some time, however the founders felt that they needed a new spin and a unique approach to differentiating themselves from the other competitors in the market place. Co-founder Teevan explains, “We felt that we needed some kind of unique offering for customers who might like to switch out their sunglasses two or three times a year”. It’s not to say that Sunglasses Online will not allow customers to buy sunglasses directly from the site. Co-founder, Tyler Raaka stated, “Of course, we will also be offering regular purchases as well on the site if a customer simply wants to buy the shades outright, we just want to give our customers both options to choose from”.

Though, this membership speaks for itself in terms of value and convenience, the real treat is the ease of the overall shopping experience at Sunglasses Online. They are committed to service, and bringing the best selection of sunglasses to their clients at affordable prices. They are very excited to bring the membership structure to their customers, because it will give people an opportunity to enjoy a new pair of womens or mens sunglasses a couple times a year, and to never get tired of their shades, bringing Sunglasses Online to the forefront of eyewear markets and ensuring that they will continue to evolve and compete with the always changing trends. Whether you’re alternating from performance sunglasses for the winter, to a more casual pair for the summer, they have the best pair for you. Simply stated, Sunglasses Online has taken online retailing to the next level by refining the way in which consumers can save money while still looking their best and protecting their eyes.

About Sunglasses Online

Sunglasses Online is the leading retailer for sunglasses online, with a passion for offering the best selection of shades from all of the hottest designers. They have a paramount selection of styles, such as mens’ sunglasses, women’s sunglasses, performance sunglasses, motorcycle sunglasses, clip on sunglasses, polarized sunglasses, as well as prescription shades. They are confident in the fact that their customers will find the perfect pair to complement their style as well as their attitude. Sunglasses Online is dedicated to bringing their customers an unsurpassed selection at the very best value. Not only that, but Sunglasses Online offers free shipping in the continental U.S., affordable style, and a great customer service experience.


Bernardsville Volkswagen Announces Winner of 2009 Routan Lease

Bernardsville, NJ (PRWEB) October 24, 2008

To celebrate the arrival of the all new 2009 Volkswagen Routan, Bernardsville Volkswagen gave away a two year lease. During the months of September and October, there were more than 700 entrants vying for the prize. “On October 16th 2008, at their new facility in Bernardsville, New Jersey, owner Tony Altomare drew the grand prize winner of the contest, Christopher Wohleb of Berkley Heights, New Jersey.” He entered online at Bernardsvillevw.com by filling out the contest entry form. The witness to the event was France Delle Donne, Director of Development for the Morristown Partnership from Morristown, NJ. There were ten other winners in the event who received a free car detail, free oil change, or free bluetooth for their vehicle. Other winners include: Thomas Taveroni, Joan Bobinski, Melissa Defreest, Anthony Petrucci, Alex Lombard, Christopher Braun, and George Chalsen each of whom won a bluetooth for their car. Lorraine Del Monte won an oil change. Carolyn Cuda and Annita Chiariello each won a complimentary detail.

The 2009 Volkswagen Routan is one of the newest members in its expanding family and adds to the other new models this year that include the Volkswagen CC, Jetta Sportwagen, Jetta TDI and Tiguan.

The Routan is the only seven passenger vehicle in Volkswagen’s lineup. “The sleek European design and dynamic sporty European engineering is the perfect choice for drivers who need a van but still enjoy driving.” The German inspired performance will satisfy the inner child, while the all-wheel ABS brakes and traction control will help protect all vehicle occupants.

About Bernardsville Volkswagen

Volkswagens have been sold at this location since 1952; that makes it one of the most recognized Volkswagen dealerships in the state of New Jersey. Under new ownership, since June of 1994, Bernardsville Volkwagen has become the largest Volkswagen dealer in New Jersey. August of 2006 marked another milestone; an expansion and a total makeover took place. With the owner’s personal input on the design, the showroom has achieved that warm feeling and elegance not found in any other Volkswagen store. The state-of-the-art facilities have become a benchmark in comfort and convenience.

Bernardsville Volkswagen is centrally located on the border of Somerset County and Morris County, just 10 minutes south of Morristown, NJ. The three incentives that Bernardsville Volkswagen offers exclusively are Free Tires for Life, Free Loaner Cars with every service and Free maintenance on all 2009 models. Bernardsville Volkswagen’s Service department consistently maintains their # 1 ranking in customer satisfaction throughout the entire state of New Jersey. Once you step into their state-of-the-art facility you will feel confident you’ve chosen the right dealer.


CA Releases Internet Security Suite Plus 2009 : New Feature-Rich Suite Includes Enhanced Malware Protection, Easy-to-Use Parental Control, Robust Customer Support and Reduced User Interruptions Backed by Internet Protection Plan with Coverage up to $10,000

ISLANDIA, N.Y. (PRWEB) November 24, 2008

In addition to the enhanced security features, the suite is now more user-friendly through its inclusion of an Intuitive Help Desk for at-your-fingertips customer support, a simple interface that lets users quickly set preferences or check program status, and a gaming/movie mode to reduce interruptions. With tailored security options for wireless connectivity, CA Internet Security Suite Plus 2009 uses WiFi HotSpot detection technology to alert users when they enter a new network outside of the established home network.

According to the 2008 CA Internet Threat Outlook Report, online attacks will be dominated by smarter malware and bots targeting Web users ranging from gamers and social network users to the elderly and unsuspecting parents.

“Families should feel safe and secure when they are online,” said Brian Grayek, vice president of product management for CA. “However, there are more online threats than ever before. While it’s important for parents to practice general PC safety practices like not placing a PC in a child’s room and monitoring social networking profiles, parental control software provides an added layer of protection and additional peace of mind. Our parental controls are designed to be ‘child-proof’ and prevent even computer-savvy children from uninstalling or disabling the products. In addition to offensive website filtering and blocking, parents can also use the software to set time limits on when children can use the PC and receive daily reports on web activity.”

Grayek continued, “Historically, high-performance users, like gamers, turn off security features because it either slows down their PCs or they get pop-ups that interfere with their experience. This is a huge risk to their PC security. We’ve focused on developing a product that runs quietly in the background for uninterrupted gaming and movie watching, while keeping the PC secure.”

Also new to CA’s Internet Security Suite Plus 2009 are the following features:

Supports the Domain Key Internet Mail (DKIM) and Sender Policy Framework (SPF) industry-standard email security protocols by scanning email and thwarting phishing attempts via Email Inspector. Continuous Upgrades automatically detect new updates and provide alerts when new features are available. Silent Protection automatically analyzes program behavior to determine whether it is safe, and allows or denies access. All CA security products are designed to use system resources efficiently and facilitate fast installation, quick scans and superior usability. They are also protected by the CA Security Advisor Team, a global team of malware experts and engineers that work round-the-clock to detect and prevent online threats.

Customers receive daily protection updates, upgrades to the latest product features and 24 X 7 online technical support at no additional charge with their subscription.

Supported operating systems include Windows

Life is good

Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 10, 2009

On a mission to spread good vibes from coast to coast, The Life is good Company will once again take over the Boston Common on June 20, 2009, with a free-day-long family festival. From great music to good food – and all for a good cause – the Life is good festival is the place to be for all optimistsand those who want to be.

Life is good

World Population Day 2009

United Nations, New York, NY (Vocus) July 10, 2009

Investing in women and girls during the global financial crisis will help set the stage for economic recovery and reduce inequality and poverty, according to Thoraya Ahmed Obaid, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. “There is no smarter investment in troubled times,” added Ms. Obaid in her statement for World Population Day, which falls on Saturday, 11 July.

Women and girls were the majority of the world’s poor, even before the current financial crisis, said Ms. Obaid. “Now, they are falling deeper into poverty and face increased health risks, especially if they are pregnant.” For World Population Day, she added, “I call on all leaders to make the health and rights of women a political and development priority.”

In developing countries, women’s health has critical economic importance. Women are more than half the agricultural labour force. They grow 80 per cent of staple crops in Africa, and in South-east Asia, 90 per cent of rice growers are women.

Investing in reproductive health is especially cost-effective, noted Ms. Obaid, adding, as an example, “an investment in contraceptive services can be recouped four times over–and sometimes dramatically more over the long term–by reducing the need for public spending on health, education and other social services.”

In a separate statement, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on decision-makers to “protect women’s ability to earn income, keep their daughters in school, and obtain reproductive health information and services, including voluntary family planning.

“Together,” added Mr. Ban, “let us advance the rights of women and girls, and empower them as highly productive members of society capable of contributing to economic recovery and growth. There can be no better investment on this day or any other.”

Since 1990, governments and their national partners have been marking World Population Day with a variety of activities and events focusing on the importance of population to overall development strategies. This year’s 20th anniversary of the Day coincides with the 40th anniversary of UNFPA and the 15th anniversary of the historic International Conference on Population and Development that guides UNFPA’s work.

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is an international development agency that promotes the right of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity. UNFPA supports countries in using population data for policies and programmes to reduce poverty and to ensure that every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe, every young person is free of HIV/AIDS, and every girl and woman is treated with dignity and respect.

For more information, please contact:

Omar Gharzeddine, +1 212 297 5028

Abubakar Dungus, +1 212 297 5031

or visit the UNFPA website, http://www.unfpa.org


GBK Honored 2009 Emmy Award Nominees and Presenters at its 4th Annual Luxury Emmy Lounge ‘A Luxury Bazaar for the Senses’

Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) September 26, 2009

Over 100 Celebrities and Press enjoyed the festivites at GBK’s Luxury Gift Lounge. They entered this Moroccan inspired lounge to music from Koffee House who featured some of their top artists and DJ SHY who was spinning the hottest tracks throughout the day. This was definitely a party not to be missed

ROAR CLOTHING was one of the biggest hits. In addition to their billboard campaign opportunity giving celebrities the opportunity to submit their charity to be highlighted in the month of October, they also gifted their ‘Fresh Casual’ shirts and products which exude confidence and individuality. Many of the guests couldn’t wait to wear these cool shirts on the town. Co-sponsor, EMERGING MAGAZINE, brought a wide range of gifts, including a chance to go to NASCAR and drive around the track at 200 MPH, an assortment of products from Project Runway’s Gordana Gehlhausen, ‘The Dazer Laser’, and diamond encrusted iPod ear buds; IndulgentEscapes.com, gave out the finest in luxury travel, to one of their many top resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean. Six Senses Destination Spa in Thailand hooked the nominees and presenters with: A five night stay including meals and spa services (Over $ 10,000 value); Danny Alex’s Muscle Flex, a leading edge fitness, health and lifestyle company gifted one of a kind, one size fits all garments from their Vata Brasil Sports and Active wear line as well as a Buddy Tablet Caddy. The women celebrities in particular were extremely excited about this. To keep the healthy body alive ACAISODA.com gifted a year of their tasty Acai Soda – a soda providing energy, stress relief and weight loss.

Gavin Keilly, CEO of GBK said, “this is truly a remarkable drink.” Hands down the Press and Celebrities alike were amazed with THE ONE TOUCH SOLUTION, a cutting edge A/V software program that with one finger you are able to program parental controls, audio, visual, A/C, heat, lights and security. Jamie Kennedy said, “when can I get this installed. This is really cool.” Nourish, a woman-owned company that provides health and convenience products to children and their families gifted an exclusive Emmy Nourish Gift Box with various baby products, which interestingly enough even the celebrities without children were excited about; Mocks, a protective and designer socks for cell phones, digital cameras and ipods were also on site with their latest accessories.

On the fashion front, the lounge featured RANDY JACKSON EYEWEAR, gifting a cool pair of optical-quality shades or eyeglass frame from the ‘Dawg’ himself, Randy Jackson; Jen m was on site with her gorgeous Zen Jewelz to give a mini energy consultation followed by a gift of spiritual gemstone jewelry that connected many to their higher self; Hunter Fashion Clips had their adorable handmade hair clips designed by child entrepreneur Hunter Stevens with proceeds that benefit organizations promoting the physical, mental and spiritual development of girls; OKOBOS fitted everyone with their unique footwear gifting shoes designed to be a messenger of hope and a vehicle for change. Jennifer Love Hewitt loved the fact that proceeds from each product benefits their child-focused philanthropic organization. Audra and Daliah had their unique jewelry with a blend of handcrafted South American artisanship and contemporary design on display, which were incredibly impressive. Finally Cool Three, gifted their fashionable and functional accessories as well bags for women and girls and their ‘Big Wave’ professional gear for men.

On the beauty front, invited guests will also be pampered with on-site beauty treatments and beauty products from RN Factor, medicinal skin care products combining the best of nature and science as well as mini facials on site; REVITALASH, a ‘favorite’ at GBK Gift Lounge, was Gifting their eyelash conditioner that lengthens and thickens eye lashes, as well as their new hair product called Hair by RevitaLash, a conditioner that gives you thicker and fuller hair ($ 150 value each); Center for Advance Medicine gifted their extraordinary Trans D Tropin – the only natural product rubbed on your forearms that promises to be a ‘fountain of youth’ used by over 1800 Doctors; Lalo Fitness, gifted 3 personal training sessions valued at $ 450; Vivier Pharma kept attendees from getting burnt on this hot day by gifting their high quality daily moisturizing shield. IT&LY HAIRFASHION, made in Milan Italy treated guests to their Purity Design Styling Line with rich and luxurious phyto-derived antioxidants and uv inhibitors that will hydrate and protect the hair. Barbar Hair Tools gave out his designer hair tools for men and women and finallyInfinity Sun provided Infinity sun glow on the Go sunless tanning aerosol and a spray tan gift certificate.

This Year’s BAZAAR FOR THE SENSES had sampling of some of GBK’s top picks in cuisine and spirits including: Best Tequila, AsomBroso (also the chosen tequila for the 2009 Emmy Awards); Most unique vodka Devotion Vodka and Cognac based liquor, Alize The Best of the Best wines included Verite Wines (Best Meritage), Shafer Wines (Best Cabernet), Etude Wines (Best Californian Pinot Noir), Roco Wines (Best Oregon Pinot Noir), Talbott Vineyards (Best Chardonnay), Pahlmeyer (Best Merlot), and Illumination (Best Sauvignon).

In the food category Chosen for Best Japanese Cuisine was MVSEVM by Brian Ogawa (formerly of Katsuya by Stark and Katana) specializes in fusing five essential senses (sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste) and aims to bridge creativity by supporting homegrown artists, giving them a unique platform to showcase their work. Chosen for Best Gourmet Bites, Garden of Eating Catering & Events served a selection of gourmet hot or cold bites and sweet treats. Chosen for Best Chocolate was CHARLES GOURMET CHOCOLATES. They also gifted boxes of their gourmet artisan chocolates and while providing delicious melt in your mouth samples. Best Street Taco went to CalbiBBQ, a new more modern version of the classic Mexican taco truck fused with authentic Korean BBQ. Chosen for Best Cake was the infamous HANSEN CAKES. They served samples and displayed one of their trademark elaborate display cakes fitted to the theme. This was truly a masterpiece work of art. Best Frozen Yogurt went to Cefiore, who will be sampled their leading all natural, non-fat frozen yogurt with an assortment of toppings. Chosen for Best American Cuisine was JOHNNY ROCKETS. They were on site serving up samples of their delicious shakes and offering the nominees and presenters a VIP Card to eat for a year this American-favorite restaurant group.

The Best Luxury Tea went to FULLY LOADED TEA, a tea company that takes exotic berries full of vitamins and antioxidants and blends them with premium whole leaf green, black and white teas. A selection of teas were displayed and available for tasting. EVO took home the Best Energy Drink category, and plenty of their “positive energy” drinks (full of real, healthy ingredients), and Drench was selected as the Best New Water.

And lastly, to honor its continued commitment to charitable giving, the following charities were present to represent their mission: DONATE LIFE – A national campaign to inspire Americans to donate life by signing up on their state registry as an eye, organ and tissue donor (onelegacy.org); WHITE KNOT for Equality -White Knot for Equality is a non-profit organization formed after the passage of Prop 8 in California to educate and inform the public on the issue of Marriage Equality, engage people in the conversations necessary to change hearts and minds, and visibly show the true support Marriage Equality has (whiteknot.org); FEED THE CHILDREN – Provides food, water, medical care and hope to children worldwide (feedthechildren.org); SOMALY MAM FOUNDATION – Somaly Mam Foundation gave celebrities an opportunity to get involved in ending human trafficking and invited them to attend the second annual SMF benefit in Beverly Hills, a Night of Hopes and Dreams on Sept. 29 (somaly.org).

GBK, formerly GBK Productions, is a luxury lifestyle gifting and special events company, specializing in entertainment marketing integration. Formed in 2000 by Gavin B. Keilly, the company’s Founder and CEO, GBK consists of five divisions: GBK Celebrity Gifting Lounges, GBK Events, GBK Weddings, GBK Charitable Consulting and GBK Marketing/PR. Widely known in the entertainment industry for bringing that little extra something into the Gifting Lounge environment, GBK offers its clients a full range of marketing services. For more information on Gavin B. Keilly (CEO), Carla Domen (VP) or GBK, please go to http://www.gbkproductions.com

For More Information on DONATE LIFE, go to onelegacy.org

For More Information on FEED THE CHILDREN, go to feedthechildren.org

For More Information on WHITE KNOT, go to whiteknot.org

For More Information on SOMALY MAM FOUNDATION, go to somaly.org

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Curtis W. Harrison Named 2009 ‘Texas Super Lawyer’

Plano, Texas (PRWEB) October 19, 2009

Albin | Harrison | Roach, a business and family law firm, is pleased to announce that Curtis W. Harrison, the managing shareholder, has been named a 2009 “Texas Super Lawyer” by Law & Politics magazine and his peers.

Attorneys are selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers by a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by Law & Politics’ attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check. Only 5 percent of the lawyers in Texas are named “Super Lawyers.”

Curtis W. Harrison is board-certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He leads the family law, collaborative law, and estate planning sections of the firm. Mr. Harrison provides guidance and counsel for clients’ transitioning through the often-traumatic consequences of divorce, child-custody, termination of parental rights, pre-nuptial, post-nuptial agreements and other family law litigation experiences. He is a strong proponent for handling family disputes collaboratively in appropriate cases, thereby enabling families to resolve their disputes with dignity and in a private setting, without court intervention. He also handles civil litigation and provides counsel to a number of business entities in the North Texas community.

About Super Lawyers:

Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The list appears in the October 2009 issue of Texas Monthly magazine and Texas Super Lawyers magazine, a publication co-produced by the publishers of Texas Monthly and Law & Politics Media Inc.

About Albin | Harrison | Roach:

Albin | Harrison | Roach is an experienced family law and business litigation firm serving clients in Collin, Dallas, and Denton counties. We have made it our mission to put the true meaning of “counsel” back into legal services. At Albin | Harrison | Roach, legal services aren’t viewed as a series of isolated legal events but as a comprehensive resource to protect, enhance and simplify the personal and professional lives of our clients. Our highly-skilled attorneys practice in the areas of divorce and family law, business litigation and transactions, employment law, criminal defense, collaborative law, estate planning, wills and probate.


For more information on Albin | Harrison | Roach, PLLC, visit the firm’s web site at http://www.friscolaw.com or contact Dyanne Koithan at 214-423-5140.


Mommy, Who Stole My Identity? Follow 5 Tips to Avoid Childhood Identity Theft during National Protect Your Identity Week (October 17-24, 2009)

New York, NY (Vocus) October 21, 2009 –

It is a debilitating crime. Identity theft violates its victims, strips them of their ability to purchase homes and cars, and leaves them swimming in a never-ending sea of paperwork. When five percent of identity theft happens to minors under the age of 18, according to the Federal Trade Commission, thieves are beginning to realize that children are an easy, and profitable, target.

Young people dont even realize their identity has been stolen until they apply for their drivers permit, apply for a college loan, or open their first checking account, warns The Campus Safety Expert Bob Baier, author of Identity Theft – Prevention for the College Student. The crime can go undetected for up to 15 years! By the time parents realize their children have been violated, the thieves are long gone.

Childhood identity theft can ruin its victims’ names, preventing them from buying cars and homes, leaving them with thousands of dollars in collections, and with credit accounts and addresses where they have never lived, years after the crime has been detected. Among his 7 Most Important Things You Need to Know to Prevent Identity Theft, these are particularly important to parents of minors:


Tell your child to immediately remove all P2P (peer to peer) programs for downloading free music and games from their computers (Lime Wire, Bear Share, Soul Seek etc.). Place them onto a thumb drive, disc, memory stick. Criminals anywhere in the world have total access to every single item on their computer when they are on the internet.


On every social networking site, have your child remove all personal information including addresses, birthdays, telephone numbers etc. Tell them never to link to someone they do not already know. When they click on a link malware is downloaded onto their computer.


Check your child’s free credit report regularly. It is estimated that there is at least one child in every classroom in the United States that has already had their identities stolen.


Watch for shoulder surfing. Your children must be aware of everyone around them, anytime they are on their laptops. At school, in the park, waiting for transportation, any public place. People are looking over their shoulder and using mobile phone cameras to take pictures of personal information.


Tell your child to be very careful on “chats.” Never give out personal information of any kind. Foreign computer hackers have developed what is called “Russian Robots” which are automated computer programs that can chat with 10 people at a time with the sole purpose of acquiring as much information as possible to steal their identity. Victims are unable to detect they are giving vital information to only a computer.

When it comes to keeping kids safe, Bob Baier of Warwick, New York, covers all of the bases: Dating Abuse, Date Rape and Sexual Assault, Safer Sex, Domestic Violence, Alcohol and Drug Awareness, and of course, Identity Theft. In his full time profession as a forensic document examiner, Baier was seeing more signatures being forged and more identities stolen, which prompted him to write Identity Theft – Prevention for the College Student. Also known as The Campus Safety Expert, Baier is a court qualified Forensic Handwriting Investigator who has rendered an opinion in 23 states and 2 countries, and he has testified as an expert witness in 8 states. A Guinness World Record breaking canoeist, this pilot, parachutist, and balloonist has also driven a race car at 160 miles per hour. A bit of a daredevil in his everyday life, Baier recommends prudence when it comes to protecting ones identity. He teaches forensic document examination at the International School of Forensic Document Examination and was named the 2008 Forensic Document Examiner of the year by Handwriting Services International.

For more information about The Campus Safety Expert Bob Baier, log onto http://ExpertDocumentExaminerWeb.com or call 1.888.460.3828.OR


For more information about The Campus Safety Expert Bob Baier, including a free listing of The FBI’s Top 10 Latest Scams and the free 30 Day Program to Help Prevent Identity Theft, click on Identity Theft at http://www.BobBaierInfo.com or call 1.888.460.3827.


2009 Was a Year of Giving Back, The Harris Law Firm Gets Involved in the Denver Community

Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 17, 2010

The Harris Law Firm’s strong commitment to the community is reflected in the many ways our attorneys and staff donated their time

Colorado Legal Services: CLS provides legal services for low income Coloradans. (coloradolegalservices.org)

The Adoption Exchange: AE connects children in foster homes with permanent and loving families. (adoptex.org)

The Max Fund: This non-profit no-kill animal shelter provides medical care for injured pets with no known owners, and then finds them new homes when they have recovered. (maxfund.org)

Law Line 9: The Denver Bar Association runs this free legal program in conjunction with Channel 9 News. (9news.com)

Mi Casa: The Colorado Lawyers Committee and the Denver Bar Association sponsor Mi Casa’s “Legal Night,” a free opportunity for people to meet with a Colorado family law attorney. (micasadenver.org)

The Horse Protection League: Because HPL’s primary purpose is the prevention of equine abuse, this wonderful organization provides tender loving care for abused, neglected, abandoned and unwanted horses. (cohpl.org)

Food Bank of the Rockies: Founded in 1978, FBR supplies food to more than 900 hunger-relief programs. (foodbankrockies.org)

The Denver Rescue Mission: DRM provides shelter, food, clothing, and education to Denver’s homeless. (denverrescuemission.org)

Arapahoe House: The Arapahoe House is a non-profit corporation dedicated to providing a continuum of accessible, affordable, and effective services for individuals and families with alcohol, drug or other behavioral health problems. (arapahoehouse.org)

Underwearness: Underwearness is an annual event organized by downtown professions seeking to help disadvantaged children obtain underclothing, one pair at a time! (underwearness.org)

Ronald McDonald House: This organization is a home-away-from-home for families with children undergoing life saving treatments at nearby Children’s Hospitals. (rmhc.com)

About the Harris Law Firm

Established in 1993, The Harris Law Firm is one of Denver’s largest family law firms and employs a team of 12 skilled attorneys. In addition to Colorado divorce and child custody and support issues in Colorado, The Harris Law Firm also handles marital agreements, and issues regarding maintenance, paternity, grandparents’ rights, and step-parent adoptions.

For more information on The Harris Law Firm, including articles written by our family law attorneys, please visit our Web site: Harris Family Law

Heidi Culbertson

Director of Business Development

The Harris Law Firm

(303) 299-9484