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False Claims Act & Qui Tam Law

False Claims Act & Qui Tam Law

Covers the False Claims Act, Qui Tams, whistleblowers, and other related collateral proceedings, with special emphasis on health care fraud. By A. Brian Albritton.

http://www.falseclaimsactlawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3830

Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers Florida criminal law and DUI news. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.floridacriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    Substitute Teacher Accused of Having Sex with Student

    Substitute Teacher Accused of Having Sex with Student
    A Pasco County Schools substitute teacher was arrested Tuesday for having sex with a 15-year-old girl. According to an arrest report, the 20-year-old Spring Hill man, engaged in a consensual sexual relationship with the girl from July to…
  • Feb 2

    Federal Jury Finds Cruise Ship Employee Guilty Of Smuggling Cocaine Into The United State

    Federal Jury Finds Cruise Ship Employee Guilty Of Smuggling Cocaine Into The United State
    A federal jury recently found a 23-year-old cruise ship employee guilty of conspiracy to possess with the intent to distribute 5 kilograms or more of cocaine and possession with the intent to distribute 5 kilograms or more of cocaine. He…
  • Feb 1

    Spring Hill Man Pleads Guilty to Making False Statement

    Spring Hill Man Pleads Guilty to Making False Statement
    A 38-year-old Spring Hill man pleaded guilty to making a false statement in an application to obtain a United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) loan earlier this month. He faces a maximum penalty of five years in…
Rank this Week: 419

Pasco County Injury Attorney Blog

Pasco County Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Pasco County, Florida personal injury law topics. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.pascoinjuryattorney.com/
  • Feb 8

    Motorcyclist Dies From Injuries Suffered in Guardrail Accident

    Motorcyclist Dies From Injuries Suffered in Guardrail Accident
    A motorcyclist injured earlier this week after he smashed into a guardrail has died. According to officials,  the 31-year-old Spring Hill man was critically injured Wednesday evening while traveling on Little Road approaching U.S. 19.…
  • Feb 3

    Zephyrhills Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

    Zephyrhills Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash
    A 21-year-old Zephyrhills man was killed Tuesday in a motorcycle crash. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the man died when his 2005 Yamaha motorcycle collided with a vehicle that turned in front of him on US 301 at Chancey Road in…
  • Dec 16

    Pedestrian Killed on U.S. 19 in Holiday

    Pedestrian Killed on U.S. 19 in Holiday
    A pedestrian was killed Sunday after he was struck by a truck as he tried to cross U.S. 19 in Holiday. The crash occurred at 5:59 p.m. near the intersection with Mile Stretch Drive. Troopers believe the 50-year-old Holiday man was trying to…
Rank this Week: 4071

The White Law Group's Securities…

The White Law Group's Securities Fraud Blog

Covers securities fraud cases, investment fraud practices and securities industry regulations.

http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com/securities-fraud/blog/
  • Feb 8

    LINN Energy Investigation into Investment Losse

    LINN Energy Investigation into Investment Losse
    The prolonged decrease in oil and gas prices has many company’s scrambling to manage their debt. According to The Motley Fool, LINN Energy has maxed out its credit facility, borrowing approximately $919 million. To help them explore…
  • Feb 5

    Wall Street V. Main Street Podcast – Episode 13

    Wall Street V. Main Street Podcast – Episode 13
    The following is a transcription of a recent episode of Wall Street vs. Main Street, a radio show hosted by the firm’s managing partner D. Daxton White. To listen to the episode, visit WallStreetVMainStreet.com. In this episode, Mr.…
  • Feb 4

    Recovery of Penneco Investment Losse

    Recovery of Penneco Investment Losse
    Have you suffered losses in an Penneco investment program? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover some of your losses through a FINRA dispute resolution claim against the brokerage firm that recommended the investment.…
Rank this Week: 149

Llabona Law Blog

Llabona Law Blog

Covers Florida family law issues.

http://www.llabona.com/blog/
  • Feb 8

    What Happens to my Retirement In a Divorce?

    What Happens to my Retirement In a Divorce?
    If you are facing the unfortunate situation of divorce, amidst all of the tough decisions being made, you might be wondering how your assets will be divided. While you may already know that in the state of Florida assets are divided equally…
  • Feb 1

    What is the Divorce Appeals Process in Florida?

    What is the Divorce Appeals Process in Florida?
    Oftentimes in divorce cases, one person disagrees with the decisions that were ruled on their divorce case because they believe their former spouse committed some type of fraud during the case, or they believe the judge didn’t follow…
  • Jan 25

    What is ‘No Fault’ Florida Divorce?

    What is ‘No Fault’ Florida Divorce?
    The process of divorce can be a tough one. The process is made even worse when those being divorced have to place blame and find fault for who/what caused the divorce. Florida’s “no fault” divorce policy eliminates this part…
Rank this Week: 1503

Florida Bankruptcy News and…

Florida Bankruptcy News and Current Events

Covers bankruptcy and foreclosure defense news. Debt Relief Group LLC.

http://www.1800debtrelief.com/bankruptcy-news/
  • Feb 8

    What’s Hurting Your Credit the Most?

    What’s Hurting Your Credit the Most?
    One of the reasons consumers with debt avoid bankruptcy as long as possible is because of the fear of what can happen to your credit rating afterward. The truth of the matter is, sometimes the debt itself does more damage to your credit score…
  • Feb 8

    Signs You Need a Lawyer for Debt Help

    Signs You Need a Lawyer for Debt Help
    When facing debt and other financial challenges, it’s quite common to think we should deal with the situation alone. It can also be embarrassing to admit that you might need help taking care of your debt. You don’t have to deal…
  • Feb 8

    Debunking Bankruptcy Myth

    Debunking Bankruptcy Myth
    There is no shortage of myths surrounding bankruptcy, many of which are harmful to consumers with unmanageable debt. These myths create the stigma that keeps those who should file bankruptcy from doing so out of embarrassment or fear.…
Rank this Week: 4126

Maritime & Cruise Ship Accident…

Maritime & Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers boating, cruise ship, jet ski and recreational watercraft accidents and crimes. By Gerson & Schwartz P.A.

http://news.injuryattorneyfla.com/
  • Feb 8

    ANTHEM OF THE SEAS PASSENGERS INJURED IN LATEST CRUISE SHIP ACCIDENT CASE

    ANTHEM OF THE SEAS PASSENGERS INJURED IN LATEST CRUISE SHIP ACCIDENT CASE
    Four passengers were injured onboard Royal Carribean’s Anthem of the Seas after the ship was caught in dangerous weather conditions over the weekend. The Anthem of the Seas encountered hurricane force winds, with some guts reports…
  • Feb 8

    Carnival Cruise Slip & Fall Accidents: What is wrong with the floors inside the Breeze Lido marketplace?

    Carnival Cruise Slip & Fall Accidents: What is wrong with the floors inside the Breeze Lido marketplace?
    Cruise ship slip and fall accidents happen all too often. That is especially so on the vessel Carnival Breeze. The “Breeze” had its maiden voyage in June 2012 making it a relatively new ship in the Carnival fleet. The Breeze is…
  • Feb 5

    Drowning on a Cruise Ship Vacation

    Drowning on a Cruise Ship Vacation
    Embarking on a cruise ship vacation, to most, is a great experience accompanied with relaxation and exploration. Nevertheless, catastrophic and often fatal accidents can and do occur on cruise ships. For instance, recently a ten-year-old girl…
Rank this Week: 2152

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer Blog

Cover Florida probate litigation. By Chepenik & Trushin LLP.

http://www.floridaprobatelitigationlawyer.com/
  • Feb 8

    What All Realtors Should Know When Representing a Foreign Buyer

    What All Realtors Should Know When Representing a Foreign Buyer
    Recently, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (“FinCEN”) promulgated new rules which require certain U.S. title insurance companies to identify the natural persons behind companies used to pay “all cash” for…
  • Jan 21

    David Bowie’s Estate Planning Guarantees Empire is Left to His Family

    David Bowie’s Estate Planning Guarantees Empire is Left to His Family
    Legendary rocker David Bowie was as brilliant in his estate planning as he was talented in his artistic ventures. Bowie’s colorful 50-year career encompassed both, a successful musical career and an acting career, which ultimately ended…
  • Jan 4

    New Year, New Estate Planning Tip

    New Year, New Estate Planning Tip
    The New Year is here, but some things may never change. The gym membership is already beginning to look old and your other resolutions have fallen by the wayside. However, one resolution that should be kept is the resolution to keep your…
Rank this Week: 1693

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Covers investment scams, broker fraud and broker negligence. By Rex Securities Law.

http://blog.rexsecuritieslaw.com
Rank this Week: 298

Hill & Ponton Blog

Hill & Ponton Blog

Covers social security and veterans disability law.

http://www.hillandponton.com/blog/
  • Feb 8

    Military Sexual Trauma, the Veterans Affairs, and What They Can Do for You

    Military Sexual Trauma, the Veterans Affairs, and What They Can Do for You
    Military Sexual Trauma (or MST) is a horrible experience for anyone who has been affected by it.  I use the word “experience” because that is what it is.  MST is not a diagnosis, but it affects a number of other…
  • Feb 5

    VA Benefits for Gulf War Veterans – Part I

    VA Benefits for Gulf War Veterans – Part I
    When you have a disability that you want to get compensated for, you apply for service-connected compensation benefits from the VA. We have looked at the process of getting service connected which involves: 1) a disability 2) an in-service…
  • Feb 4

    Video Blog: Social Security and VA Disability

    Video Blog: Social Security and VA Disability
    Matthew:  Hello, and welcome to another edition of the Hill & Ponton Veterans Video Blog. I’m Matthew Hill. Carol:  I’m Carol Ponton. Matthew:  Today we’d like to talk to you about the difference between…
Rank this Week: 756

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Covers cruise ship injuries, illnesses and accidents.

http://cruiselawyers.com/blog/
  • Feb 8

    Cruise Ship Tickets: The Basics of Your Contract With The Cruise Line

    Cruise Ship Tickets: The Basics of Your Contract With The Cruise Line
    If you were the victim of a cruise ship accident and were injured, here are some things you need to know. First, if you or a family member suffered an injury, you may be eligible for compensation from the cruise line that you sailed with.…
  • Jan 20

    Why Does Our Law Firm Offer Free Consultations For Cruise Ship Accident Victims?

    Why Does Our Law Firm Offer Free Consultations For Cruise Ship Accident Victims?
    Many law firms — whether or not they specialize in cruise ship injury accidents or another area of the law — will offer free consultations. Our firm offers free consultations because we want to make it as easy as possible for…
  • Jan 5

    Can I Sue Royal Caribbean for Medical Mistreatment?

    Can I Sue Royal Caribbean for Medical Mistreatment?
    Recently, we had a family member of passenger reach out to ask about a possible claim against one of the larger, more popular cruise lines — Royal Caribbean. The parent of the family member (also a passenger) was asking about medical…
Rank this Week: 2698

Florida Probate, Trust & Estate…

Florida Probate, Trust & Estate Blog

Covers recent developments in Florida probate, trust, estate and guardianship. By Clark Skatoff PA.

http://www.clarkskatoff.com/news-resources/blog/
  • Feb 8

    Federal Interpleader Case Involving Slayer Statute Dismissed

    Federal Interpleader Case Involving Slayer Statute Dismissed
    Normally, a federal court is required to proceed with a case in which it has jurisdiction.  Actions for declaratory relief, however, are treated differently, and the federal court has wide discretion to accept the controversy.…
  • Feb 5

    Florida Guardianship Can Be Dismissed Prior to Adjudicatory Hearing On Capacity

    Florida Guardianship Can Be Dismissed Prior to Adjudicatory Hearing On Capacity
    Voluntary dismissal or settlement of a guardianship proceeding has been a hotly debated issue in Florida guardianship practice.  In Forman v. Gort, recently decided by the Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal, a settlement agreement…
  • Jan 22

    Florida Surviving Spouse’s Elective Share Earns Interest, Not Charged Fee

    Florida Surviving Spouse’s Elective Share Earns Interest, Not Charged Fee
    A surviving spouse’s elective share in Florida is often the subject of litigation in the Florida Probate Court.  Under Florida statutes, a Florida surviving spouse has the right to a share of the elective estate of the…
Rank this Week: 2444

Tampa Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Tampa Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers chapter 7 and chapter 13 bankruptcy, as well as foreclosure defense. By Christie D. Arkovich, P.A.

http://www.tampabankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    Tax Intercept Time: What To Do About Your Student Loans in Default

    Tax Intercept Time: What To Do About Your Student Loans in Default
     Unfortunately, student loan borrowers in default on federal loans are experiencing tax intercepts around this time of year, sometimes for the first time ever.  Some tips:  1) if we can cure the default before your taxes are…
  • Feb 5

    Still Receiving Calls and Mortgage Statements Even Though You Have an Attorney?

    Still Receiving Calls and Mortgage Statements Even Though You Have an Attorney?
    Communications with a homeowner when a debt collector is aware that the homeowner is represented by counsel is a violation of the FDCPA.  15 U.S.C. 1692c(a)(2).  This includes any mortgage servicer who has acquired a defaulted…
  • Feb 3

    Mandatory Arbitration Clauses Took a Hit on an FDCPA Case — Good for Consumers!

    Mandatory Arbitration Clauses Took a Hit on an FDCPA Case — Good for Consumers!
    While not a Florida case, the Fourth Circuit ruled today that the arbitration provision of Western Sky Payday Loans is unenforceable.  This may be a sign of expanding consumer protections in the future, although it is very early to tell.…
Rank this Week: 2017

Florida Probate Litigation

Florida Probate Litigation

Covers corporate trustees, compensation disputes, contested guardianship proceedings, creditors' claims, homestead litigation, will construction litigation, and trust and estates litigation. By Juan C. Antunez.

http://www.flprobatelitigation.com/
Rank this Week: 258

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Law Blog

Covers criminal defense law, including recent policy changes and supreme court rulings. By Kenneth Padowitz, P.A.

http://lauderdalecriminaldefenseblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    Florida’s Death Penalty Sentencing System is Unconstitutional as per US Supreme Court Rule

    Florida’s Death Penalty Sentencing System is Unconstitutional as per US Supreme Court Rule
    The State of Florida has one of the highest death penalty rates in the country. This comes to no surprise as many of its citizens are some of the strongest proponents of capital punishment. However, the state is now facing a significant issue…
  • Sep 12

    Ban the Box | Ex-Felons and Employment

    Ban the Box | Ex-Felons and Employment
    “Ban the Box” is seeking for ex-felons to have the right to be employed. This is argued to be one of the most helpful ways to keep them from going back to prison. In fact, when authorities talk about unemployment among convicted…
  • Sep 8

    Revenge Porn Bill – A “Hardcore” Assessment of the Law

    Revenge Porn Bill – A “Hardcore” Assessment of the Law
    It may be time for scorned lovers living in Florida to back off from toying with the idea of posting on the Internet, evidence of their once-heated moments. That practice should completely be done away with as the state’s governor,…
Rank this Week: 3125

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers car, motorcycle and trucking accidents, including those caused by drunk driving. By Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Personal Injury Lawyers, P.A.

http://www.injury-lawyer-florida.com/
  • Feb 8

    Safer Roads for SWFL Bicyclists in 2016?

    Safer Roads for SWFL Bicyclists in 2016?
    Florida has for years now held the dubious distinction of having the highest rate and bicycle accidents and related deaths. Lee County has historically been one of the worst locations, ranking 10th in the state, with regular riders and…
  • Feb 6

    When Negligent Repair of Auto Plays a Role in Crash

    When Negligent Repair of Auto Plays a Role in Crash
    Most of us depend on our vehicles to commute to work, school, our kids’ soccer practices and more. We can’t control the way everyone drives on the road, but we can ensure our own driving habits are optimal and that our…
  • Feb 4

    Firestone v. Temple Beth Shalom – Statute of Limitations on Florida Civil Sex Abuse Case

    Firestone v. Temple Beth Shalom – Statute of Limitations on Florida Civil Sex Abuse Case
    The sexual abuse of minors is not only a gravely serious criminal act, it is also grounds upon which victims may seek damages in civil court. In many cases, it is not only the offender who is named, but also the company or institution at…
Rank this Week: 1914

The Health Law Firm Blog

The Health Law Firm Blog

Covers legal issues impacting health care providers and professionals, including Medicare and Medicaid audits and fraud, pain management regulations, professional licensing, and clinical privileges. By George F. Indest III.

http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com/blog/
  • Feb 8

    Kindred Healthcare Inc. To Pay $125 Million to Settle Allegations of False Claim

    Kindred Healthcare Inc. To Pay $125 Million to Settle Allegations of False Claim
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Kindred Healthcare Inc. (Kindred), the largest skilled therapy provider in the nation, has agreed to pay $125 million to settle allegations that…
  • Feb 8

    Dentists File Lawsuits Against Supply Distributors Alleging Violations of Antitrust Statue

    Dentists File Lawsuits Against Supply Distributors Alleging Violations of Antitrust Statue
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law Several dentists have joined together to file suits against leading dental supply distributors in New York and Texas federal courts alleging…
  • Feb 8

    It’s Official: Medical Marijuana Will Be on the Ballot For 2016 in Florida

    It’s Official: Medical Marijuana Will Be on the Ballot For 2016 in Florida
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law A proposed constitutional amendment to allow medical use of marijuana in Florida will be back on the ballot in November of 2016. On Wednesday,…
Rank this Week: 554

South Florida Personal Injury…

South Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

Comments on South Florida injury law. By Friedman, Rodman & Frank, P.A.

http://www.southfloridapersonalinjurylawyers-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 3249

Cruise Law News

Cruise Law News

Coveres admiralty law and cruise ship accidents & injuries. By James M. Walker of Walker & O'Neill.

http://www.cruiselawnews.com/
  • Feb 8

    Anthem of the Seas Cruises Into Rough Weather

    Anthem of the Seas Cruises Into Rough Weather
    Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas was pounded by rough weather last night, according to passengers leaving comments, photos and video on the internet. New accounts initially indicated that there was no damage to the cruise ship or injuries…
  • Feb 4

    Customs & Border Protection Arrest Passenger on Kidnapping Charges, But Only After Cruise

    Customs & Border Protection Arrest Passenger on Kidnapping Charges, But Only After Cruise
    News accounts are reporting that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) arrested a cruise passenger in Miami on charges that he has outstanding arrest warrants for kidnapping as well as assault and battery.  The charges…
  • Feb 2

    Carnival Passenger Dies During SNUBA Excursion in St. Kitt

    Carnival Passenger Dies During SNUBA Excursion in St. Kitt
    We were informed yesterday that a Carnival cruise passenger from the Carnival Glory died in St. Kitts during a SNUBA excursion booked on the ship.  A cruise passenger who witnessed the spectacle but wishes to stay anonymous states…
Rank this Week: 178

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Brod Law Firm.

http://www.sanfranciscoinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1732

Searcy Mass Tort

Searcy Mass Tort

Covers medical device and pharmaceutical mass tort issues. By Searcy Denney.

http://www.searcymasstort.com/blog/
  • Feb 8

    Metal-on-Metal Hip-Implant Case End With Significant Jury Award

    Metal-on-Metal Hip-Implant Case End With Significant Jury Award
    If the bellwether trial of a plaintiff who suffered complications from a metal-on-metal hip implant is any indication of future verdicts, Wright Medical Technology should be worried. A jury awarded $11 million to a woman suing for damages…
  • Feb 1

    Recalled Brainlab Digital Neurosurgery Device Could Pose Serious Injury, Death to Patient

    Recalled Brainlab Digital Neurosurgery Device Could Pose Serious Injury, Death to Patient
    A medical device created by Brainlab and marketed as easy-to-use, intuitive, precise and tailored to surgeons’ needs has been recalled by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Cranial-navigation systems sold by Brainlab, a German…
  • Jan 25

    FDA Should Address Adverse Impacts of Artificial Food Coloring

    FDA Should Address Adverse Impacts of Artificial Food Coloring
    Grocery store shelves are filled with foods that contain artificial coloring. Breakfast cereal. Cake frosting. Candy bars. Drink mixes. Up and down the aisles, Blue 2, Red 40, Yellow 5 and other chemical combinations lurk on the list of…
Rank this Week: 2310

Florida Securities Fraud Lawyer…

Florida Securities Fraud Lawyer Blog

Covers securities fraud, investor fraud and Ponzi schemes. By McCabe Rabin, P.A.

http://www.floridasecuritiesfraudlawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    How to Find the Right Financial Advisor for You

    How to Find the Right Financial Advisor for You
    Are you just starting to invest and ready to open your first brokerage account? Are unhappy with your current broker?  Here are some tips from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on how to find the right financial advisor…
  • Feb 4

    When Money Buys Stress, not Happine

    When Money Buys Stress, not Happine
    Many people work their entire lives to accumulate a nest egg of savings for retirement.   Others find financial success mid-career.  Either way, accumulating money can be surprising in one respect:  wealth often leads to…
  • Feb 1

    The Big Short: What is Short Selling Anyway?

    The Big Short: What is Short Selling Anyway?
     The recent release of the movie-version of the best-selling book, The Big Short, reminds us of the risky bets that some investors take when they anticipate the stock market, a particular industry, or a certain stock will decline in…
Rank this Week: 337

Southern District of Florida Blog

Southern District of Florida Blog

Provides news and notes regarding federal practice in the Southern District of Florida. By David Markus

http://sdfla.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 8

    Monday morning update

    Monday morning update
    So like the rest of you, I watched the Super Bowl and the commercials.  zzzzzzzzzzzzzWhat a snoozer.  Seemed more like a Thursday night Raven/Titan game than the Super Bowl.Politics this weekend was far more entertaining.Of course,…
  • Feb 4

    Docs v. Glocks going en banc

    Docs v. Glocks going en banc
    Here's the order.The third opinion was back in December.
  • Feb 4

    Jordan and Pryor agree...

    Jordan and Pryor agree...
    ...that sleeping during a murder trial is not ineffective.  After a strenuous debate earlier in the week (Jordan v. Pryor), we get this per curiam unpublished doozy (Julie Carnes also joined):We issued a certificate of appealability to…
Rank this Week: 67

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers car accidents and road safety. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.floridapersonalinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    Dense Fog Leads to Deadly Motorcycle Crash in Lakeland

    Dense Fog Leads to Deadly Motorcycle Crash in Lakeland
    Lakeland police are currently investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle that occurred early Tuesday morning. According to reports, a 24-year-old Lakeland man was traveling westbound on West Memorial Boulevard when a vehicle turning…
  • Feb 3

    Determining Fault in an Uber or Lyft Crash

    Determining Fault in an Uber or Lyft Crash
    Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft have made getting around town a whole lot easier and are just as safe as taking a cab or driving yourself, for the most part. It is pretty incredible how technology has made it so that in just a few…
  • Jan 1

    Wells Fargo Sued Over Hostile Sales Culture

    Wells Fargo Sued Over Hostile Sales Culture
    Wells Fargo & Co., one of the largest banks in America, is being sued for establishing an overly aggressive environment for employees that’s led them to manipulate their customers in order to reach their monthly goals. Wells Fargo…
Rank this Week: 567

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    Scooter Driver Hits Pedestrian in St. Pete Beach

    Scooter Driver Hits Pedestrian in St. Pete Beach
    A St. Pete Beach man crashed his motor scooter into a pedestrian Tuesday, according to deputies. The crash happened at 3:02 p.m. at the intersection of 70th Avenue and Gulf Boulevard on St. Pete Beach. The 72-year-old man was riding his 1985…
  • Dec 21

    Holiday Slips, Trips & Falls: Who’s To Blame?

    Holiday Slips, Trips & Falls: Who’s To Blame?
    Who is responsible for your injury after a slip and fall or trip and fall accident? That depends. There are numerous factors when it comes to determining fault, but most importantly is where you fell, and whether it is public property, a…
  • Dec 18

    Man Killed in Collision with School Bus in Clearwater

    Man Killed in Collision with School Bus in Clearwater
    The driver of a Mini Cooper involved in a crash with a school bus on Thursday morning in Clearwater has died. The crash happened at 7 a.m. on South Missouri Avenue at Lotus Path. According to Clearwater police, two school buses were headed…
Rank this Week: 3259

Florida Immigration Lawyer Blog

Florida Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration and personal injury law. By the Law Office of Shorstein, Lasnetski & Gihon.

http://www.floridaimmigrationlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1803

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Published By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.cruiseshiplawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    Suing Carnival Cruise Line

    Suing Carnival Cruise Line
    Carnival Cruise Line is currently the largest cruise line in the world, offering 24 cruise ships with at least two more intended to join the fleet in the next three years.  Carnival touts itself as the “fun cruise,” offering…
  • Feb 8

    Suing Carnival Cruise Line

    Suing Carnival Cruise Line
    Carnival Cruise Line is currently the largest cruise line in the world, offering 24 cruise ships with at least two more intended to join the fleet in the next three years.  Carnival touts itself as the “fun cruise,” offering…
  • Feb 1

    Frequently Asked Questions About Cruise Ship Accident

    Frequently Asked Questions About Cruise Ship Accident
    The cruise ship accident attorneys at Greenberg, Stone & Urbano know how stressful and confusing it can be to be involved in a cruise ship accident.  We offer the following look at some questions frequently asked by cruise ship…
Rank this Week: 2192

South Florida Lawyers

South Florida Lawyers

Devoted to the civil litigators of South Florida, their goings and doings, their peculiarities and personalities, all done with humor, love, jealousy, snark and just a little bit of class.

http://southfloridalawyers.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 8

    Marco Meltdown

    Marco Meltdown
    I'm not the kind of guy to say I told you so. Who am I kidding? Of course I am! I told you so! N.J. Gov. Chris Christie goes on the war path against Florida Sen. Marco Rubio at the final Republican debate ahead of the New Hampshire…
  • Feb 5

    Planet Rubio!

    Planet Rubio!
    Poor Marco Rubio, only slightly smarter than Sarah Palin, and terrified that someone is going to eventually find out. Even his supporters can't figure out why he matters.Rick Santorum had one job to do in his appearance on MSNBC’s…
  • Feb 4

    Iowa-Wa-Wa-Wa-Wa

    Iowa-Wa-Wa-Wa-Wa
    Something is rotten in Denmark Iowa. Once again the world is laughing at Iowa. Late-night comedians and social media mavens are having a field day with jokes about missing caucusgoers and coin flips.That’s fine. We can take ribbing over…
Rank this Week: 156

The Appellate Gourmet (c)

The Appellate Gourmet (c)

Covers the many flavors of appellate issues and law. By Dorothy Easley.

http://appellategourmetappealsinflorida.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 1109

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

Features discussions between judges and lawyers in the Richard E. Gerstein Justice Building.

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 8

    Bern Your Enthusiasm

    Bern Your Enthusiasm
    The Super Bowl is over. We called most of it right, including the dead-lock coin toss prediction, and advising you to take Denver and the money line, although we didn't watch one lick of it. REGJB wise last week, we saw the man labeled…
  • Feb 7

    SUPER BOWL 50 AND....yeah.....DONALD TRUMP

    SUPER BOWL 50 AND....yeah.....DONALD TRUMP
    Welcome to Super Bowl Sunday!As we wrote in our last post, we will not be watching the game. But we have some sights for you. First, don't under estimate the importance of good coaching. Bad coaching can cause errors that can turn the game…
  • Feb 6

    WHY WE ARE NOT GOING TO WATCH THE SUPER BOWL

    WHY WE ARE NOT GOING TO WATCH THE SUPER BOWL
    This Sunday a hundred million people (or more) will gather world-wide to watch something that is a mixture of religion, US jingoism, and a sporting event that usually falls way short of the hype. Here is why we're not going to watch the…
Rank this Week: 169

Florida Abogado de Lesión Blog

Florida Abogado de Lesión Blog

Spanish language blog on auto accidents and personal injuries. By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.abogadodelesionflorida.com/
  • Feb 7

    NHTSA Apoya a los Cinturones de Seguridad en los Autobuses Escolare

    NHTSA Apoya a los Cinturones de Seguridad en los Autobuses Escolare
    Recientemente, la Administración Nacional de Seguridad Vial (NHTSA) sorprendió a muchos al recomendar formalmente la instalación de cinturones de seguridad en los autobuses escolares. Nuestros abogados de lesiones…
  • Feb 1

    Un Hombre en Júpiter Fue Detenido Como Resultado de un Choque de Lado Contrario

    Un Hombre en Júpiter Fue Detenido Como Resultado de un Choque de Lado Contrario
    En septiembre, un accidente del sentido contrario por la carretera interestatal 95 mató a dos hermanas del condado de Broward. Ahora, el conductor está siendo acusado de homicidio por DUI y conducir sin licencia causando la…
  • Feb 1

    Un Hombre en Júpiter Fue Detenido Como Resultado de un Choque de Lado Contrario

    Un Hombre en Júpiter Fue Detenido Como Resultado de un Choque de Lado Contrario
    En septiembre, un accidente del sentido contrario por la carretera interestatal 95 mató a dos hermanas del condado de Broward. Ahora, el conductor está siendo acusado de homicidio por DUI y conducir sin licencia causando la…
Rank this Week: 759

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Published By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.miamipersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 7

    Google Self-Driving Car Pulled Over for Going Too Slow

    Google Self-Driving Car Pulled Over for Going Too Slow
    Our car accident attorneys report on a recent news story where a California police officer had quite a surprise when he pulled over a car, only to find no driver inside.  The Mountain View, California police officer stopped one of…
  • Feb 1

    Selfie-Related Accidents Claim More Lives than Shark Attack

    Selfie-Related Accidents Claim More Lives than Shark Attack
    Statistics show that “selfie-related” accidents have killed twice as many people around the world as unprovoked shark attacks.  The Conde Nast Traveler reported in September that at least 11 people have died in selfie-related…
  • Jan 25

    The Rate of Accidents Increases After Daylight Savings End

    The Rate of Accidents Increases After Daylight Savings End
    Daylight savings time recently ended and most of the United States “fell back” one hour.  Unfortunately, the time change brings about an increased risk for automobile and pedestrian accidents according to statistics found by…
Rank this Week: 3977

Florida Elder Law and Estate…

Florida Elder Law and Estate Planning

Provides news and views on current topics in elder law, estate planning, wills and trusts, caregiver issues, probate and estate administration, Medicaid and Veterans benefits, other issues of importance to seniors and their families. By Joseph S. Karp.

http://karplaw.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 7

    New Social Security scam looks real but don't fall for it

    New Social Security scam looks real but don't fall for it
    The email's subject line says "Get Protected," but following its instructions will do anything but. The sender appears to be the "Social Security Administration," but it's not. It's a new and devious phishing scam. The…
  • Feb 4

    HIPAA developments, dilemma

    HIPAA developments, dilemma
    Recent reports from Pro Publica, the independent investigative news organization, reveal widespread violations of HIPAA (the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) by large organizations, from Walmart to CVS to United Health…
  • Jan 31

    Why aren't the presidential candidates talking about the long-term care crisis?

    Why aren't the presidential candidates talking about the long-term care crisis?
    With so many families struggling with the financial and psychological stress of caregiving, why aren't the 2016 presidential candidates making this a front-and-center issue? NPR Commentator Cokie Roberts has said, "Candidates are crazy…
Rank this Week: 4752

Suits by Suits

Suits by Suits

Covers disputes between companies and executives. Published by Zuckerman Spaeder LLP.

http://www.suitsbysuits.com/
  • Feb 7

    Can Government Regulation Make It Impossible to Pay Severance?

    Can Government Regulation Make It Impossible to Pay Severance?
    When an executive has an employment agreement and his company doesn’t pay, the company might offer a number of excuses based on contract law. One of these contractual defenses is called “impossibility of performance.” Under…
  • Jan 21

    Top Issues in Executive Disputes to Watch in 2016

    Top Issues in Executive Disputes to Watch in 2016
    We’ve counted down our top posts from 2015, from American Apparel to Dr. Robert Schuller. Now, we look at the issues in executive disputes that are likely to draw the most attention in 2016. Read More › Tags:…
  • Jan 6

    Suits by Suits’ 2015 Greatest Hit

    Suits by Suits’ 2015 Greatest Hit
    The turn of the calendar is always a good time to reflect on what has come before and preview what lies ahead. In this post, we count down our most popular posts of 2015 about executive disputes. Later, we’ll look at what to expect in…
Rank this Week: 1622

SEC Lawyers Blog

SEC Lawyers Blog

Covers stock fraud. By Sonn & Erez, PLC.

http://www.seclawyersblog.com/
  • Feb 7

    Linn Energy Investors Brace for Bankruptcy

    Linn Energy Investors Brace for Bankruptcy
    The deep and extended drop in oil prices continues to negatively impact Linn Energy, LLC (NASDAQ:LINE). Shares of Linn Energy (NASDAQ:LINE) / LinnCo (NASDAQ:LNCO) dropped more than 50% on February 5 after Linn announced that it was going to…
  • Feb 6

    Sonn|Erez Investigating Claims Related to Credit Suisse X-Links Cushing MLP Infrastructure ETN

    Sonn|Erez Investigating Claims Related to Credit Suisse X-Links Cushing MLP Infrastructure ETN
    Sonn|Erez is investigating investment losses related to Credit Suisse X-Links Cushing MLP Infrastructure ETN (NYSE: MLPN). The X-Links Cushing MLP Infrastructure ETNs are senior, unsecured debt securities issued by Credit Suisse AG that are…
  • Feb 5

    Sonn|Erez Investigating Claims Related to Babson Capital Global Short Duration High Yield Fund (NYSE: BGH)

    Sonn|Erez Investigating Claims Related to Babson Capital Global Short Duration High Yield Fund (NYSE: BGH)
    Sonn|Erez is investigating investment losses related to Babson Capital Global Short Duration High Yield Fund (NYSE: BGH), a closed end short duration high yield bond fund managed by Babson Capital Management, LLC. The Fund “seeks to…
Rank this Week: 545

Property Insurance Coverage Law…

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Covers property insurance coverage matters. By Merlin Law Group.

http://www.propertyinsurancecoveragelaw.com/
  • Feb 7

    Missouri Insurance Statistics for Homeowner

    Missouri Insurance Statistics for Homeowner
    I start most Saturday mornings in the same way—I read Nicole Vinson’s blog, which is always very informational and entertaining, and I do some research on insurance practices around the country. This Saturday, I woke up in…
  • Feb 6

    Recorded Statements Matter in a Property Insurance Lo

    Recorded Statements Matter in a Property Insurance Lo
    Often after a property loss, the insurance company may request a recorded statement of a policyholder in the days following the loss. This differs from a request for an Examination Under Oath, but policyholders must be familiar with…
  • Feb 5

    Homeowners: Know Your Rights When it Comes to Insurance Claim Repair

    Homeowners: Know Your Rights When it Comes to Insurance Claim Repair
    In my previous blog, I discussed the importance of homeowners doing their homework before buying an insurance policy. This week, I am staying on the homework theme. Homeowners should know their rights for insurance claim repairs. If a loss…
Rank this Week: 342

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Covers tax law. By Gerald Donnini.

http://www.floridataxlawyer-blog.com/
  • Feb 6

    Cam Newton Should Win the Super Bowl for Tax Purpose

    Cam Newton Should Win the Super Bowl for Tax Purpose
    A few weeks ago, I discussed the apportionment of NFL Players' income for state tax purposes in the article "Saturday's Challenge to Cleveland Income Tax for NFL Players." The Supreme Court of Ohio determined that the proper allocation of…
  • Feb 4

    June 11th Trilogy Headlines Florida State Tax Litigation in 2015

    June 11th Trilogy Headlines Florida State Tax Litigation in 2015
    Please read my article discussing DriectTV, Verizon, & Expedia in the Florida Bar Tax Section Bulletin. http://floridataxlawyers.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/TX-Winter_-2015.pdf
  • Jan 13

    Saturday's Challenge to Cleveland Income tax for NFL Player

    Saturday's Challenge to Cleveland Income tax for NFL Player
    In 2015, two cases highlighted important victories for athletes in personal income tax cases. Athletes often make very comfortable salaries for performing at the highest level within their profession. Along with the success of the job,…
Rank this Week: 1526

Florida Construction Legal Updates

Florida Construction Legal Updates

Covers Florida construction law and government contracting. By David Adelstein.

http://www.floridaconstructionlegalupdates.com
  • Feb 6

    QUALIFYING AGENTS AND UNLICENSED CONTRACTING – MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERS

    QUALIFYING AGENTS AND UNLICENSED CONTRACTING – MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERS
    Florida’s licensing requirements for contractors is a complicated statutory framework.  This complication was exemplified in the First District Court of Appeal’s decision in Taylor Morrison Services, Inc. v. Ecos, 163 So.3d…
  • Jan 31

    UNDERSTAND PROJECT DELIVERY METHODS SO THAT YOU SELECT A METHOD THAT BEST MEETS YOUR NEEDS

    UNDERSTAND PROJECT DELIVERY METHODS SO THAT YOU SELECT A METHOD THAT BEST MEETS YOUR NEEDS
    There are numerous project delivery methods or a method to deliver an owner the design and construction of a project.  Selecting a project delivery method requires the owner to consider many factors including the 1) project size,…
  • Jan 27

    SUBCONTRACTORS: MAKE SURE YOU DILIGENTLY REVIEW THE CONTRACT DOCUMENTS

    SUBCONTRACTORS: MAKE SURE YOU DILIGENTLY REVIEW THE CONTRACT DOCUMENTS
    Subcontractors: make sure you review, and I mean review, the contract documents (drawings and specifications) and estimate properly.  Seek clarification or submit an RFI if there is a conflict in the drawings and specifications. If you…
Rank this Week: 3540

Blog Droit International par…

Blog Droit International par Cabinet d'Avocat Francophone de Floride

Blog du cabinet d'avocat et conseil juridique francophone, en francais. By Boyer Law Firm, PLLC.

http://avocatflorideblog.com
  • Feb 6

    Protéger des Noms Fictif

    Protéger des Noms Fictif
    Un nom fictif est un atout de l’entreprise. Il est le nom avec lequel les consommateurs viendront à associer un bien ou un service par rapport à votre compagnie. La protection des noms fictifs est l’un des meilleurs…
  • Jan 31

    Ouvrir un Restaurant en Floride en 2016

    Ouvrir un Restaurant en Floride en 2016
    La Floride est un endroit idéal pour ouvrir un restaurant en 2016. Le nombre de restaurants en Floride du Sud est plus important que jamais. Des centaines ont surgi au cours des 10 dernières années. La Floride du Nord est…
  • Jan 24

    Immigration et la Nouvelle Limite de l’Impôt sur les Succession

    Immigration et la Nouvelle Limite de l’Impôt sur les Succession
    Selon l’IRS, un impôt sur les successions est un impôt sur votre droit de transférer la propriété à votre décès. Il se compose d’un compte de tout ce que vous possédez…
Rank this Week: 202

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida accidents. By the Law Offices of Richard Ansara, P.A.

http://www.browardinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 6

    Methadone Clinic, Doctor Settle Drugged Driving Crash Case for $8M

    Methadone Clinic, Doctor Settle Drugged Driving Crash Case for $8M
    You may have heard of Florida’s dram shop law, which allows drunk driving victims in some cases to recover damages from the establishment that served alcohol to the impaired driver. As far as dram shop laws go, it’s not the…
  • Feb 2

    Uber Lawsuit Filed As Miami Considers Driver Screening

    Uber Lawsuit Filed As Miami Considers Driver Screening
    It was just a few short months ago that Uber was granted permission to operate once again in Broward County, after commissioners caved and eased regulations for this and similar ride-sharing services. The public fought hard to bring the…
  • Jan 28

    “Bikes Up, Guns Down” in South Florida Criticized as Safety Hazard

    “Bikes Up, Guns Down” in South Florida Criticized as Safety Hazard
    For the second Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. day in a row, throngs of riders on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles, dirt bikes and mopeds took the highways of Broward and Miami-Dade Counties. According to those on the informal, unsanctioned…
Rank this Week: 4214

Fort Walton Beach & Destin…

Fort Walton Beach & Destin Criminal & DUI Defense Blog

Answers common questions about arrests, court procedures and penalties that apply to the Fort Walton Beach & Destin, Florida area. By Shawn Lupella.

http://www.emeraldcoastdefense.com/q-a/
  • Feb 6

    Can A Felony DUI Get Reduced To A Misdemeanor In Okaloosa County?

    Can A Felony DUI Get Reduced To A Misdemeanor In Okaloosa County?
    Accidents or Prior DUI’s Lead To Felony Charges In Florida, we have seen a push by prosecutors to enhance DUI charges. Any DUI related to a crash or accident, or property damage are being treated much more severely by the courts and…
  • Feb 2

    DUI Checkpoints Fort Walton Beach Destin Okaloosa County

    DUI Checkpoints Fort Walton Beach Destin Okaloosa County
    Are DUI checkpoints legal in Florida? See “What To Do When Stopped For DUI In Okaloosa or Walton County, Florida DUI checkpoints have faced Constitutional scrutiny for many years. DUI checkpoint advocates suggest that they reduce…
  • Jan 27

    DUI Stops & Checkpoint Flyer For Cops In Florida

    DUI Stops & Checkpoint Flyer For Cops In Florida
    If you occasionally drink & drive, you really should have this checkpoint with you in your car or truck in case you are ever pulled over. Just hand it to the police officer. It can significantly help your attorney when it’s your day…
Rank this Week: 1560

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers Florida criminal law, including DUI and robbery cases. By the Law Offices of Richard Ansara, P.A.

http://www.fortlauderdalecriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 6

    Drunk Driving Arrest in Boynton Beach for Man Who Hit 7 Cars at Intersection

    Drunk Driving Arrest in Boynton Beach for Man Who Hit 7 Cars at Intersection
    After reportedly plowing into seven vehicles at a Boynton Beach intersection, the driver of a pickup reportedly failed a number of field sobriety tests. He was arrested by police for DUI and driving on a suspended license.  James Dean…
  • Feb 1

    Broward Marijuana Citation Program to Launch

    Broward Marijuana Citation Program to Launch
    Broward County leaders are pressing ahead with lesser penalties for marijuana possession, plunking down $175,000 to launch a civil citation program and hire a coordinator who will steer it.  Previously, arrests for marijuana possession…
  • Jan 29

    New Broward Mental Health Diversion Off to Start, But a Slow One

    New Broward Mental Health Diversion Off to Start, But a Slow One
    Following a scathing report criticizing treatment of mentally ill defendants who languish sometimes for years in the criminal justice system (and six times longer than a person with comparable charges in regular court , the Broward State…
Rank this Week: 2306

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Admiralty & Maritime Law, Crime Victims Rights, Defective Products, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, and Security Negligence. By Gerson & Schwartz.

http://www.miamiinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 5

    Personal Injuries and Hoverboard

    Personal Injuries and Hoverboard
    Hover boards were a highly popular gift, if not the most popular gift, during the holiday season of 2015. Yet, beyond their popularity lurks countless cases of personal injuries relating to the hover boards. Miami’s Jackson Memorial…
  • Jan 29

    The Dangers of Trampoline Use

    The Dangers of Trampoline Use
    Who does not like to jump around on trampolines? It is fun, right? Albeit entertaining to most, trampolines can cause significant bodily injury and even death. For example, recently, in Oviedo, Florida, a 19-year-old boy died inside a…
  • Jan 21

    Florida Automobile Accident

    Florida Automobile Accident
    Last December in Florida, a woman was traveling in the wrong direction and I-95 and hit a Chevrolet Cobalt head-on, killing herself and the four passengers in the Cobalt. Car accidents can happen to anyone, anywhere; even to the most…
Rank this Week: 1998

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers South Florida car accident, product liability and wrongful death news. By Friedland Law Group.

http://www.miamiinjurylawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 1972

Florida Auto Accident Blog

Florida Auto Accident Blog

Contains legal information pertaining to auto accidents and injuries in Florida. By James O. Cunningham.

http://www.floridaautolawyers.com/blog/
  • Feb 5

    Federal Agent Killed in Miami Hit-and-Run Crash

    Federal Agent Killed in Miami Hit-and-Run Crash
    In an unfortunate accident on Friday, January 15th, 2016, a Gulfport native was killed in a hit-and-run accident in Miami’s South Beach. The victim, a man of roughly 41 years (his age has not yet been confirmed), was on duty as a…
  • Jan 22

    Three Killed, One Injured in Northeast Florida SUV Accident

    Three Killed, One Injured in Northeast Florida SUV Accident
    On the afternoon of Saturday, December 26th, 2015, three individuals were killed when their SUV crashed into a tree. According to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol, 45-year-old Robert Myers’ Ford Bronco SUV was traveling through…
  • Dec 31

    Wrong-Way Accident on I-95 Kills Five

    Wrong-Way Accident on I-95 Kills Five
    A wrong-way accident in the early morning hours on Miami’s I-95 has claimed five lives. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that at approximately 12:48 am a white Ford pickup driven by a 23-year-old female from California entered the…
Rank this Week: 2867