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Florida Personal Injury Attorneys…

Florida Personal Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers Florida motor vehicle accidents, personal injury laws and wrongful death claims. By Jason Turchin.

http://www.floridapersonalinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Jun 26

    Special Master Recommends BMW Release Documents Related To Takata Airbag Non-Deployment Claim

    Special Master Recommends BMW Release Documents Related To Takata Airbag Non-Deployment Claim
    A Special Master appointed by Federal Judge Moreno of the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida overseeing the Takata defective airbag lawsuits recommended this week that Judge Moreno order BMW to search its complaint,…
  • Jun 15

    Boy Killed By Gator After Attack Near Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort Beach

    Boy Killed By Gator After Attack Near Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort Beach
    A 2 year old child was reportedly attacked and killed by a gator near Disney’s Grand Floridian hotel beach and dragged further into the Seven Seas Lagoon water. Cops allegedly killed at least five gators in the waters while searching…
  • May 14

    Recalled 2016 and 2017 Suburu Legacy and Outback Cars Could Lose Control

    Recalled 2016 and 2017 Suburu Legacy and Outback Cars Could Lose Control
    A recent CBS News report revealed that Suburu is recalling certain 2016 and 2017 Legacy and Outback vehicles over concerns that the steering could fail and they could lose control. According to the report, Suburu advises owners not to…
Rank this Week: 2388

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.browardinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 26

    Safety Advocates: Florida’s Lax Traffic Laws Need Attention

    Safety Advocates: Florida’s Lax Traffic Laws Need Attention
    Traffic laws are intended to keep order on the roads and improve safety for motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians who all share the space.  However, there are questions about how effective some of those laws truly are when when Florida…
  • Jun 22

    Estate of Summers v. Nisbet – Deadly Fire and Prioritizing Victim Claim

    Estate of Summers v. Nisbet – Deadly Fire and Prioritizing Victim Claim
    It was one of the most horrific – and deadly – fires in Maine’s history. In 2014, a blaze broke out in a two-story rental unit, killing six people. Soon after, it was alleged the landlord reportedly kept the property in…
  • Jun 22

    Estate of Summers v. Nisbet – Deadly Fire and Prioritizing Victim Claim

    Estate of Summers v. Nisbet – Deadly Fire and Prioritizing Victim Claim
    It was one of the most horrific – and deadly – fires in Maine’s history. In 2014, a blaze broke out in a two-story rental unit, killing six people. Soon after, it was alleged the landlord reportedly kept the property in…
Rank this Week: 4572

Florida Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Florida Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Covers nursing home abuse. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.floridanursinghomelawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 26

    Maree v. Neuwirth – Complex Nursing Home Structure Can Thwart Lawsuit

    Maree v. Neuwirth – Complex Nursing Home Structure Can Thwart Lawsuit
    The management structure of nursing homes has grow increasingly complex in recent years, making it more difficult to identify all responsible parties. This is no accident.  In fact, as the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services…
  • Jun 23

    Williams v. CMO Mgmt. – Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuit to be Retried

    Williams v. CMO Mgmt. – Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuit to be Retried
    A nursing home abuse lawsuit has been remanded for a new trial – but solely on the personal injury claim, not the wrongful death claim – by the West Virginia Supreme Court.  The court ruled the lower court erred in…
  • Jun 17

    Johnson v. Heritage Healthcare – When Nursing Home Waives the Right to Arbitrate

    Johnson v. Heritage Healthcare – When Nursing Home Waives the Right to Arbitrate
    Courts generally enforce the strong federal policy that favors arbitration where such an agreement exists. However, that doesn’t mean a court will automatically dismiss a case that involves an arbitration clause in favor of that…
Rank this Week: 1136

My Law License

My Law License

Covers the Florida bar admission and grievance process. By Brian Tannebaum.

http://mylawlicense.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 26

    On Fatherhood

    On Fatherhood
    Yesterday I dropped my oldest daughter off for a month away on a college campus. It’s a summer program. She’ll be back in 30 29 days. Back in the house, back for me to see every day, back to tell me where she’s going and…
  • Apr 27

    Professor Jeff Jarvis, The Joke

    Professor Jeff Jarvis, The Joke
    "Jeff Jarvis, a national leader in the development of online news, blogging, the investigation of new business models for news, and the teaching of entrepreneurial journalism, writes an influential blog, Buzzmachine.com. He is author of…
  • Jan 7

    Florida Court: False Online Review Of Lawyer = Libel

    Florida Court: False Online Review Of Lawyer = Libel
    A Florida lawyer got some big damages in a libel case, and yesterday the Fourth District Court of Appeal upheld them, with a great opinion.The case is Copia Blake and Peter Birzon v.Ann-Marie Giustibelli, P.A., and Ann-Marie…
Rank this Week: 1160

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/
  • Jun 26

    Beware the Perils of Wage Garnishment

    Beware the Perils of Wage Garnishment
    When you fall behind on payments, your creditors may try to implement a wage garnishment to get you to pay the debt. Different states have different laws applying to wage garnishments, but all employers must follow federal laws in this…
  • Jun 25

    Choosing Between Debt Consolidation and Bankruptcy

    Choosing Between Debt Consolidation and Bankruptcy
    When you have far more debt than you can manage, you may have to choose between debt consolidation and bankruptcy. It is a difficult choice to make, especially if you do not have all of the facts. If you are serious about taking care of old…
  • Jun 24

    Bankruptcy Tips for Spouse

    Bankruptcy Tips for Spouse
    When you get married, you not only combine your income, but you also combine your bills. This means that you take on whatever debts your spouse may have had before you were married, and likewise, your spouse takes on yours. It also means that…
Rank this Week: 2065

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/
  • Jun 26

    Seven Ways Cruise Lines Are Screwing Crew Member

    Seven Ways Cruise Lines Are Screwing Crew Member
    Yesterday was the "Day of the Seafarer," which is sponsored by the International Maritime Organization ("IMO") on June 25th every year. It was interesting to watch the cruise industry's trade organization, the Cruise Line International…
  • Jun 24

    Passenger Overboard from Spirit of Tasmania

    Passenger Overboard from Spirit of Tasmania
    An Australian newspaper reports that a passenger aboard the Spirit of Tasmania ferry, traveling from Melbourne to Tasmania, went overboard last night when the ship was a little over 40 miles south-east of Victoria's Port Phillip…
  • Jun 24

    Shake-Down Port: Nassau's Tourism Police Arrest U.S. Cruise Passenger for Pot

    Shake-Down Port: Nassau's Tourism Police Arrest U.S. Cruise Passenger for Pot
    The Bahamas Weekly reported that two U.S. cruise passengers were arrested at the port in Nassau for possession of marijuana on Wednesday. The Bahamian newspaper reported:  "Two adult American females from North Carolina are in custody…
Rank this Week: 589

Property Insurance Coverage Law…

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Covers property insurance coverage matters. By Merlin Law Group.

http://www.propertyinsurancecoveragelaw.com/
Rank this Week: 184

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Published By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.miamipersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1025

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney…

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers Florida DUI, drug crimes, and DUI issues. By John P. Guidry II.

http://www.orlandocriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • Jun 25

    Can A Long, Legal Sentence Violate the Constitution?

    Can A Long, Legal Sentence Violate the Constitution?
    “Comparison is the death of joy.”  – Mark Twain Our brains are constantly sizing up other people, and it should come as no surprise that there is always someone with less body fat and a bigger bank account.…
  • Jun 16

    High Driving Is Safer Than Sober

    High Driving Is Safer Than Sober
    Professional athletes are always trying to optimize their performance.  That’s their job.  Training helps performance.  Diet helps performance.  Meditation helps performance.  And, drugs help performance.…
  • Jun 12

    One Concert Review Every Five Years — Gogol Bordello & Frank Turner

    One Concert Review Every Five Years — Gogol Bordello & Frank Turner
    Frank Turner The Sleeping Souls at The Beachum, June 11, 2016 I took my daughter to see Frank Turner & Gogol Bordello at The Beachum last night.  Really, she took me.  I’m not a music journalist, as…
Rank this Week: 1537

Florida Construction Legal Updates

Florida Construction Legal Updates

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

http://www.floridaconstructionlegalupdates.com
  • Jun 25

    MILLER ACT CLAIM FOR UNSIGNED CHANGE ORDERS

    MILLER ACT CLAIM FOR UNSIGNED CHANGE ORDERS
    Contracts and subcontracts often contain language that requires change orders to be in writing and that no change order work shall be performed unless agreed to in advance in a signed change order.  Oftentimes change order work is…
  • Jun 20

    QUICK NOTE: PERFECTING & PRESERVING CONSTRUCTION LIEN & PAYMENT BOND RIGHTS

    QUICK NOTE: PERFECTING & PRESERVING CONSTRUCTION LIEN & PAYMENT BOND RIGHTS
    You are a subcontractor, sub-subcontractor, or supplier on a construction project.  What steps can you take to maximize your ability to collect payment?       Read this chart to understand what steps you need to undertake…
  • Jun 18

    LIQUIDATED DAMAGES IN CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS – WHO BEARS THE BURDEN?

    LIQUIDATED DAMAGES IN CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS – WHO BEARS THE BURDEN?
    Liquidated damages are in many, many construction contracts.   They are designed to capture an owner’s damages if a project, or portion thereof, is not substantially completed by an agreed date.  The liquidated damages…
Rank this Week: 1274

The Securities Edge

The Securities Edge

Covers securities law topics of interest to executives of middle market businesses. By Gunster.

http://www.thesecuritiesedge.com/
  • Jun 25

    The SEC’s summer menu

    The SEC’s summer menu
    Posted By: Robert B. Lamm In recent weeks, the SEC has given public companies some new menu items, including the following: On June 1, the SEC adopted an “interim final rule” that permits companies to inclue a summary of business…
  • Jun 22

    New federal law provides additional protection for trade secret

    New federal law provides additional protection for trade secret
    Posted By: Robert C. White Jr. President Barack Obama signed into law Wednesday, May 11th, a bill that will provide protection for trade secrets on the federal level. This new legislation, called the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016, or DTSA,…
  • Jun 15

    Senator Warren strikes again

    Senator Warren strikes again
    Posted By: Robert B. Lamm It’s almost exactly one year to the day since I took Senator Elizabeth Warren to task for what I believed was an unwarranted and particularly vicious attack on the SEC – or, rather, Chair White’s…
Rank this Week: 2348

Searcy Law Blog

Searcy Law Blog

Features opinions, editorials, and factual reporting in connection with injured victims, defective products, law, drug recall, and other related topics. By Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley PA.

http://www.searcylaw.com/what-you-should-know/practice-area-blog/
  • Jun 24

    Be Safe This Summer: Follow the Rules of the Road

    Be Safe This Summer: Follow the Rules of the Road
    The League of American Bicyclists aims to create rider-friendly communities across the country by sharing safety tips that ensure everyone enjoys the sport accident-free. The 136-year-old advocacy organization has issued five “Rules of…
  • Jun 23

    Be Safe This Summer: Stay Bicycle-Smart

    Be Safe This Summer: Stay Bicycle-Smart
    Bicycling is a breeze. Wind in your hair, sun on your shoulders, therapy for your mind and exercise for your body. Whether you pedal along the beach, around a lake or in a park, your summertime ritual surely will be fun. Until you get hit by…
  • Jun 21

    How to Avoid Jury Duty

    How to Avoid Jury Duty
    Seriously? Why? If you are trying to avoid jury duty, I urge you to keep reading and reconsider your intention. As citizens of the USA, we can fulfill civic duties in three important ways: serving in the military, voting, and serving on a…
Rank this Week: 637

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Covers cruise ship injuries, illnesses and accidents.

http://cruiselawyers.com/blog/
  • Jun 24

    Injured in a Fall, on Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Sea

    Injured in a Fall, on Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Sea
    We received and inquiry on our website from a passenger who was injured in a fall while cruising with Royal Caribbean on the Navigator of the Seas cruise ship. The passenger explained what happened with the accident and was asking “what…
  • Jun 24

    Carnival Passenger Denied Ability to See the Doctor

    Carnival Passenger Denied Ability to See the Doctor
    We recently conversed with a passenger aboard a Carnival Cruise Ship about a medical incident that occurred that left the passenger utterly confused about their rights — both as sick passenger on the cruise ship and as a passenger with…
  • Jun 24

    Slipped and Fell on Carnival Cruise

    Slipped and Fell on Carnival Cruise
    “I slipped and fell on Carnival Cruise…” This inquiry is a common one we receive at our law firm — common because it’s an accident that happened on a Carnival Cruise ship — and common that it was a slip…
Rank this Week: 1773

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer…

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers divorce, custody, and child support. By Sandy T. Fox, P.A.

http://www.fortlauderdaledivorcelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 205

Maritime Law Blog

Maritime Law Blog

Covers cruise ship passenger and crew member injuries, boating injuries, yachting injuries and commercial fishermen claims. By Brais Brais & Rusak.

http://www.maritimelawblog.net/
  • Jun 24

    Florida Boating Under the Influance of Alcohol Accident

    Florida Boating Under the Influance of Alcohol Accident
    Boating accidents in Florida mostly occur during the summer months. The bays and rivers along Florida 1,197 miles of coastline has many sand bars where people congregate to enjoy the warm weather. This vast coastline brings many boaters and…
  • Jun 24

    P&O Cruise Passengers critically injured in tragic bus crash during shore excursion

    P&O Cruise Passengers critically injured in tragic bus crash during shore excursion
    12 Australian passengers of the P&O cruise ship Pacific Dawn remain in critical condition after sustaining serious injuries when the tour bus they were riding in collided head on with a bus carrying locals in Port Vila, Vanuatu. The 12…
  • Jun 15

    Alligator Attacks Boy at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort

    Alligator Attacks Boy at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort
    An alligator attacked a two year old boy Tuesday night in front of his parents at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort in Orlando, Florida. The toddler is still missing. Reports state that boy and his father were near the water's edge of the…
Rank this Week: 528

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury law. By Hollander Law Firm.

http://www.south-florida-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 1141

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/
  • Jun 24

    Little Marco Rubio and His Roomie/Investment Partner David Rivera

    Little Marco Rubio and His Roomie/Investment Partner David Rivera
    N.B. In the clip above, all names, characters, and incidents portrayed in the fictitious film within a cartoon are fictitious. No identification with actual persons, places, buildings, products or the professional fantasies of the NRA's…
  • Jun 24

    Xenophobia Friday!

    Xenophobia Friday!
    Hi folks, with Brexit happening over there and Trump happening over here, can we just get over the bullshit narrative that immigration is a problem? Listen to this guy. The truth is that we are a nation of immigrants and immigration, even…
  • Jun 23

    Spencer Aronfeld's Italian Loafer

    Spencer Aronfeld's Italian Loafer
    Judy Garland had her ruby slippers.(No socks = no, no. Nice five-finger discount from the Four Seasons.)
Rank this Week: 126

Florida Estate Planning and…

Florida Estate Planning and Probate Law Blog

By Marc Soss.

http://floridaestateplanningandprobatelaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 24

    NEW 2016 CONNECTICUT POWER OF ATTORNEY LAW

    NEW 2016 CONNECTICUT POWER OF ATTORNEY LAW
    Effective October 1, 2016, the new Connecticut law governing “Powers of Attorney” (written designations of authority) will go into effect (a major update to the 1965 law. The new law, known as the Connecticut Uniform Power of…
  • Jun 10

    FLORIDA GUARDIAN CHARGES BIG BUCKS TO PROTECT WARD WITH ALZHEIMER'S LIVING IN HUNGARY

    FLORIDA GUARDIAN CHARGES BIG BUCKS TO PROTECT WARD WITH ALZHEIMER'S LIVING IN HUNGARY
    www.abcactionnews.com A grieving daughter is fighting against a system that was designed to protect her dadSARASOTA, Fla. - A grieving daughter is fighting against a system that was designed to protect her dad. She regrets the decision of…
  • Jun 9

    HOW YOU CAN PREPARE FOR YOUR ESTATE PLANNING MEETING

    HOW YOU CAN PREPARE FOR YOUR ESTATE PLANNING MEETING
    While meeting with an estate planning attorney may not be on your bucket list of items to accomplish during your lifetime or among your New Year’s resolutions, it is not something that you should put off until you are on your death bed.…
Rank this Week: 1513

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/
  • Jun 24

    Can You Break the Law in Virtual Reality?

    Can You Break the Law in Virtual Reality?
    Virtual reality is now becoming mainstream. What was once a popular topic for science fiction, virtual reality is now becoming – for lack of a better word, a reality. The Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Microsoft HoloLens, Jaunt, One Plus, Sony…
  • Jun 15

    Date Rape: What It Is, the Law and the Consequence

    Date Rape: What It Is, the Law and the Consequence
    Date Rape The difference between ‘date rape’ and standard ‘rape’ in the legal context is restricted to the legal meaning of the terms. Thus, they carry the same serious consequences. ‘Date rape’ is a…
  • Jun 6

    Florida “Murderabilia” and “Son of Sam” Law

    Florida “Murderabilia” and “Son of Sam” Law
    It is the times really, crime fascinates our society, and the morbid curiosity for all things crime can be nauseating at extreme levels. The biggest culprits for the advance of this crime fascination are the media and cinema. Heinous crimes…
Rank this Week: 2169

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer Blog

Cover Florida probate litigation. By Chepenik & Trushin LLP.

http://www.floridaprobatelitigationlawyer.com/
  • Jun 24

    B.B. King, a music legend – Undue Influence and Capacity in real life

    B.B. King, a music legend – Undue Influence and Capacity in real life
    B.B. King Estate Fight: One Year Later and No End in Sight Legendary blues musician B.B. King passed away on May 14, 2015 due to congestive heart failure at the age of 89.  In a will created in 2007, King named his longtime business…
  • Jun 20

    Personal representative designation in Last Will and Testament – Convicted Felon

    Personal representative designation in Last Will and Testament – Convicted Felon
    Florida Limitation on Convicted Felons Serving as Personal Representatives in Probate Administration When contemplating preparing a last will and testament, there are many options that have to be considered before drafting can begin. One…
  • Jun 14

    When Wills mean Busine

    When Wills mean Busine
    When Wills Mean Business: Planning for Your Business’s Future Planning for the future is not only necessary in your personal life, but also in your professional life, especially if you either own a business or invest in a business.…
Rank this Week: 1642

Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

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/
  • Jun 24

    Rights and Protections for Sexual Assault Victims on Cruise Ship

    Rights and Protections for Sexual Assault Victims on Cruise Ship
    Sexual assaults often occur during cruise ship voyages. Just recently, the Royal Bahamas Police Force took a United States citizen into police custody in connection with an alleged sexual assault incident. Both the suspect and the victim were…
  • Jun 17

    Minor Sexually Assaulted on Cruise Ship

    Minor Sexually Assaulted on Cruise Ship
    Recently, Brock Christian Hammerstein, 25 years of age, was one of two individuals accused of sexually assaulting a minor on a Dolphin cruise. Once said cruise ship ported, the victim visited a local hospital to report that she was sexually…
  • Jun 10

    Murder Abroad

    Murder Abroad
    While a cruise ship voyage can be a dream vacation, accidents and crime may occur. Just recently, Gary Stevenson, 27 years of age, admitted he stabbed a cruise ship worker, Katy Bourke, three times because she refused to have sex with him.…
Rank this Week: 1721

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers brain and other catastrophic injuries . By Leesfield Scolaro.

http://www.floridainjurylawyer-blawg.com/
Rank this Week: 2424

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/
  • Jun 24

    Medical Malpractice and the Statute of Limitations in Florida

    Medical Malpractice and the Statute of Limitations in Florida
    Medical malpractice occurs when a medical provider, such as a doctor, hospital or clinic, performs an act or omission during the course of treating a patient that deviates from the accepted norms of practice in the medical community, causing…
  • Jun 17

    Informed Consent and Medical Malpractice in Florida

    Informed Consent and Medical Malpractice in Florida
    Despite medical professionals having to endure strict educational and internships requirements before entering the profession, instances of medical malpractices continue to occur across the nation. Per the National Academies, medical…
  • Jun 10

    Robbery in the Sunshine State is Not Rare

    Robbery in the Sunshine State is Not Rare
    Here in the sunshine state, criminal cases of robbery are not rare. Thousands of Florida residents are victimized by this dangerous crime. Per Florida Crime Rates, there were 24,914 robberies in the year 2014 alone. According to the Tift…
Rank this Week: 4453

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: 866

Florida Construction Law Blog

Florida Construction Law Blog

By Malka & Kravitz, P.A.

http://www.mkpalaw.com/blog
  • Jun 24

    Working alongside condominium boards to resolve issue

    Working alongside condominium boards to resolve issue
    Homeowners associations and condominium boards have a lot on their plates. If you are part of such an organization, you might work to advertise the property, get in new tenants or owners, create rule structures that protect everyone and...
  • Jun 10

    What are construction defects?

    What are construction defects?
    If you are the property owner of a building that is damaged due in part or entirely because of a construction defect, then you might be able to seek compensation for those damages from the construction company involved. This...
  • May 24

    Hurricane damage and construction claim

    Hurricane damage and construction claim
    Hurricane season begins officially on June 1, and if a tropical storm or stronger system blows over the peninsula, residents in Fort Lauderdale are likely to be in the punch zone. Long-time Floridians are accustomed to the possibility of...
Rank this Week: 2001

Whistleblower Qui Tam Lawyer Blog

Whistleblower Qui Tam Lawyer Blog

Provides updates and commentary on whistleblower cases. By McCabe Rabin, P.A.

http://www.whistleblowerquitamlawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 24

    What’s the Deal With Off-Label Drug Use?

    What’s the Deal With Off-Label Drug Use?
    Broadly speaking, “off-label” drug use occurs when a doctor prescribes a medication for a condition or ailment that is not specifically approved by the FDA.  When the FDA approves a drug, the manufacturer is required to…
  • Jun 17

    Supreme Court Approves of “Implied False Certifications”

    Supreme Court Approves of “Implied False Certifications”
    As we wrote back in April, the Supreme Court considered a case this term on a grey area in False Claims Act litigation – “implied certifications.”  A typical false claim would be “factually false” – in…
  • Jun 10

    1099 Sales Reps and Kickback

    1099 Sales Reps and Kickback
    Many healthcare companies engage independent sales representatives or marketers to sell their goods and services.   These include pharmaceutical companies, diagnostic laboratories, home health agencies, imaging centers and many…
Rank this Week: 986

Courthouse Insider

Courthouse Insider

Covers criminal law. By Brian Silber.

http://www.briansilber.com/
Rank this Week: 750

Florida Probate Lawyer Blog

Florida Probate Lawyer Blog

Covers estate, guardianship, probate and trust litigation. By Law Offices of Adrian Philip Thomas.

http://www.florida-probate-lawyer.com/probate
  • Jun 24

    Corya and Woodward

    Corya and Woodward
    LIMITATIONS ON PROCEEDINGS AGAINST TRUSTEES:  CORYA, WOODWARD AND FLA. STAT. §736.1008 The Florida Trust Code contains a section titled “limitations on proceedings against trustees” that is a limitation of actions and…
  • Jun 14

    Can I fire my trustee

    Can I fire my trustee
    Over nearly 20 years, my law firm has received hundreds of phone calls asking – How can I fire my Trustee? or How can I remove my Trustee?  In Florida, getting rid of a Trustee is called a trustee removal action where a beneficiary…
  • May 14

    Convicted Felons Cannot Serve as Personal Representative

    Convicted Felons Cannot Serve as Personal Representative
    In Florida, a person is not qualified to act as personal representative of a decedent’s estate if the person has been convicted of a felony.  See, Fla.Stat. 733.303.  In a recent opinion, the Fourth District Court of…
Rank this Week: 883

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/
  • Jun 24

    Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Says Mandatory Detention is not Mandatory if your Immigration Case takes too long to Complete.

    Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Says Mandatory Detention is not Mandatory if your Immigration Case takes too long to Complete.
    As a non-citizen in an immigration detention facility, you may or may not be eligible for release or a bond. Unlike in criminal court where you have a Constitutional right to a reasonable bond (with very few exceptions), in Immigration…
  • Jun 13

    Summaries of Unpublished BIA Decisions from Florida

    Summaries of Unpublished BIA Decisions from Florida
    This part of the latest issue of the AILA Georgia-Alabama and Central and South Florida Chapter 11th Circuit Litigation Newsletter summarizes unpublished BIA decisions from Florida. The summarized cases are for April and May 2016. This is a…
  • Jun 9

    Summaries of Unpublished BIA Decisions from Alabama and Georgia

    Summaries of Unpublished BIA Decisions from Alabama and Georgia
    This part of the latest issue of the AILA Georgia-Alabama and Central and South Florida Chapter 11th Circuit Litigation Newsletter summarizes unpublished BIA decisions from Alabama and Georgia. The summarized cases are for April and May…
Rank this Week: 1413

US Criminal Law Blog

US Criminal Law Blog

Covers criminal law. By Jacobs Keeley, PLLC.

http://www.uscriminallawblog.com/
  • Jun 24

    Do “Miranda Rights” Need a Rewrite for Juveniles?

    Do “Miranda Rights” Need a Rewrite for Juveniles?
    If your child was arrested, would they know their rights? The fact is, juveniles in Florida can face serious penalties, and in some cases, may even be tried as adults for felony offenses. But it seems in many cases, they do not fully…
  • Jun 8

    Miami-Dade Puts a Stop to Red Light Camera

    Miami-Dade Puts a Stop to Red Light Camera
    Miami-Dade county commissioners passed a measure eliminating red light cameras in the unincorporated areas of the county. Commissioners decided the cameras have been rife with controversy, and have proved very costly and ineffective. The move…
  • May 30

    Foster v. Chatman – SCOTUS Rules on Juror Race Discrimination

    Foster v. Chatman – SCOTUS Rules on Juror Race Discrimination
    The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-1 in favor of a black man on death row in Georgia who alleged prosecutors violated his constitutional rights by ensuring an all-white jury by using their peremptory challenges during jury selection to strike…
Rank this Week: 3103

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

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

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 24

    BREXIT

    BREXIT
     Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duties, and so bear ourselves, that if the British Empire and its Commonwealth[ last for a thousand years, men and woman will still say, This was NOT their finest hour.First, some local…
  • Jun 22

    COURAGE

    COURAGE
    Courage is doing what you think is right despite popular opinion to the contrary. As President Kennedy was fond of saying, the hottest places  in hell are reserved for those, who in times of moral crises, do nothing and preserve…
  • Jun 21

    THE SKY IS FALLING

    THE SKY IS FALLING
    The sky is falling. Terry stop suppression motions are dead. Oh my!The Supreme Court's decision in Utah v. Streiff spells the end of the fourth amendment. Oh no Mr. Bill!Query: When's the last time a court granted a Terry Stop motion or…
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Intellectual Property, Business,…

Intellectual Property, Business, and Bankruptcy Blog

By Assouline & Berlowe.

http://assoulineberlowe.wordpress.com/
  • Jun 24

    Ellen Leibovitch Named Outstanding Board Member of the Year

    Ellen Leibovitch Named Outstanding Board Member of the Year
    During the South Palm Beach County Bar Association’s 55th annual installation gala on June 4, 2106 at St. Andrews Country Club in Boca Raton, partner Ellen M. Leibovitch was named “Outstanding Board Member of the Year.”…
  • May 24

    Significant Changes to Overtime Regulations!

    Significant Changes to Overtime Regulations!
    Just this week, the Department of Labor (DOL) released its much-anticipated final changes to the overtime regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The new guidelines will go into effect on December 1, 2016, so now is the time…
  • May 18

    Protect Your Tech: Florida Bar CLE Edition

    Protect Your Tech: Florida Bar CLE Edition
      Earlier this month, I had the distinct pleasure to present at the Florida Bar Basic Technology CLE about how businesses, and their lawyers, can protect technology using Intellectual Property.  This was the first time a…
Rank this Week: 4329

Tampa Drug Lawyer

Tampa Drug Lawyer

Covers Florida criminal laws concerning drug offenses. By W. F. "Casey" Ebsary, Jr.

http://www.drug2go.com/
  • Jun 23

    Growhouse Busted in Winter Haven, Florida - Video From the Inside

    Growhouse Busted in Winter Haven, Florida - Video From the Inside
    Polk County, Florida has one less growhouse after today's bust in Winter Haven, Florida. Forfeiture of the residence is possible.Polk County, Florida Growhouse Here is some video from inside the otherwise unremarkable suburban home, a…
  • May 20

    Is there a marijuana grow house in your neighborhood?

    Is there a marijuana grow house in your neighborhood?
    Hillsborough County, FloridaAnother Weed Growing Operation RaidedThere Probably IS a marijuana grow house in your neighborhoodYet another growhouse has been raided in Hillsborough County Florida, This time in Brandon. See the map below for…
  • May 17

    What happens when a suspect throws drugs away and the cops find them?

    What happens when a suspect throws drugs away and the cops find them?
    Fourth Amendment SearchWhat happens when a suspect throws down drugs and the cops later find them?Where drug crime defendants / suspects throw  drugs under their vehicles while being removed from the vehicle after a valid traffic stop, a…
Rank this Week: 2499

Hernando County Injury Attorney…

Hernando County Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Hernando County, Florida personal injury By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.hernandoinjuryattorney.com/
  • Jun 23

    Top Five Hidden Safety Hazards In The Home

    Top Five Hidden Safety Hazards In The Home
    We all know that there are things in our homes to keep away from children. However, you may be unaware of some things that could be very dangerous when in the hands of little ones. The following five things are hidden hazards in most…
  • Jun 16

    Summer Safety Tips: Keep The Kids Safe

    Summer Safety Tips: Keep The Kids Safe
    Summer is here, and we know you want to get outdoors with the kids. Whether it is swimming, riding a bike, taking a summer night stroll or even just opening a window to let that Florida breeze in, safety should always come first. The…
  • Jun 8

    Spring Hill Family OK After SUV Crashes Into Home

    Spring Hill Family OK After SUV Crashes Into Home
    A father and a 1-year-old child were injured when a driver lost control of an SUV and crashed into a Spring Hill home Monday afternoon. The crash occurred on the 7400 block Pinehurst Drive. The father was playing with his 1-year-old daughter…
Rank this Week: 2803

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.citrusinjuryattorney.com/
  • Jun 23

    Play It Safe At The Pool This Summer

    Play It Safe At The Pool This Summer
    A summer without multiple trips to the pool just would not make sense. It’s hot in Florida, so cooling off poolside is a MUST! With everything good, comes some bad, and unfortunately, pools can be danger zones for kids. Fortunately, the…
  • Jun 16

    ATVs Are Dangerous For Kids: Be Safe This Summer

    ATVs Are Dangerous For Kids: Be Safe This Summer
    Summer is here, and our Citrus County ATV Accident Injury Lawyers at Whittel & Melton want to warn parents about the dangers of children riding adult ATVs. During the 2015 Memorial Day holiday weekend, there were at least 13 deaths and an…
  • May 27

    Be Safe This Memorial Day Weekend

    Be Safe This Memorial Day Weekend
    Memorial Day weekend is here and this marks the unofficial start of  summer! The three-day weekend is generally filled with family activities, parties with friends and, of course, road trips! Lots of these events involve alcohol, and…
Rank this Week: 2631

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/
  • Jun 23

    Biker Killed in Marion County Crash

    Biker Killed in Marion County Crash
    A man was killed earlier this month after he lost control of his motorcycle and tumbled more than 100 feet in Marion County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. At around 10:10 p.m., the Umatilla man was driving his 2016 Kawasaki Ninja…
  • Jun 21

    Car Crashes Into Largo Post Office

    Car Crashes Into Largo Post Office
    No one was injured Tuesday morning after a car rammed into the entrance of the Largo Post Office. Largo Police and Largo Fire both responded to the post office located at 50 8th Ave. S.W. after the sedan crashed into the building. Postal…
  • Jun 16

    Toddler Snatched By Alligator at Disney World Resort

    Toddler Snatched By Alligator at Disney World Resort
    A 2-year-old boy was snatched off the beach by an alligator on Wednesday at a Disney World Resort. His body was recovered around 3:30 today. The body was taken to Orange County Medical Examiner’s Office. It is believed that the gator…
Rank this Week: 1399

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
  • Jun 23

    Délai de Traitement du H1B Premium

    Délai de Traitement du H1B Premium
    Alors que les Services de l’Immigration des Etats-Unis ne sont pas exactement connus pour leur service rapide, actuellement ils offrent un service très rapide dans leur temps de traitement du visa H1B Premium. Le temps…
  • Jun 19

    Dure Leçon Apprise sur la Marque Déposée

    Dure Leçon Apprise sur la Marque Déposée
    L’enregistrement d’une marque déposée fédérale est la clé pour conserver votre marque.  La récente bataille de Uber entre « Petit Uber » et « Grand…
  • Jun 16

    Pétition pour la Carte Verte par la Famille

    Pétition pour la Carte Verte par la Famille
    Une pétition pour la Carte Verte par la Famille aux États-Unis est pour les membres des citoyens américains ou pour les détenteurs de carte verte. Le citoyen ou le titulaire de la carte est appelé le…
Rank this Week: 475

White Collar Criminal Defense…

White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida criminal law. By the Schwartz Law Firm.

http://www.whitecollarcriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3873

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Covers tax law. By Gerald Donnini.

http://www.floridataxlawyer-blog.com/
  • Jun 23

    Tennessee Jumps into the "Economic Nexus" Bandwagon

    Tennessee Jumps into the "Economic Nexus" Bandwagon
    Since Quill in 1992, states only have the power to impose taxes on businesses if they have a "physical presence" in the State. For example, in order for a state to be allowed to require a company to charge sales tax, the company must have a…
  • Apr 27

    NFL v. Brady - Decision Not Surprising

    NFL v. Brady - Decision Not Surprising
    On April 25, 2016 an important decision for the sports world came down from the U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals involving Tom Brady. Being a sports fan and a tax lawyer, the opinion sparked my interest. Challenging the National Football…
  • Apr 18

    Florida Appellate Court Rules Against DBPR in Blunt Wraps Case

    Florida Appellate Court Rules Against DBPR in Blunt Wraps Case
    Our firm has been extremely involved with Florida's wholesale tobacco tax for the past several years. Since Micjo in 2012, the Florida wholesale tobacco tax area has been fraught with seemingly endless litigation. In addition to the Micjo…
Rank this Week: 3370

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Features intellectual property news and updates.

http://500law.com/blog/
  • Jun 23

    Supreme Court deadlocked on President Obama’s executive action on immigration

    Supreme Court deadlocked on President Obama’s executive action on immigration
    Recently, the Supreme Court issued an Order announcing that the justices were deadlocked in a case that sought to challenge President Barack Obama’s immigration plan.[1] President Obama’s executive action issued in November, 2014…
  • Jun 21

    Vimeo partially prevails in copyright lawsuit over user posted music video

    Vimeo partially prevails in copyright lawsuit over user posted music video
    Recently, Internet Service Provider Vimeo partially prevailed in a copyright infringement lawsuit filed against it.[1] The Plaintiffs in this case alleged that their copyrights were infringed as a result of music videos being posted to…
  • Jun 17

    Supreme Court weighs in on standard for attorneys’ fees in Copyright case

    Supreme Court weighs in on standard for attorneys’ fees in Copyright case
    This entry is a follow up to a previous blog article that discussed the Supreme Court’s decision to hear the case of Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2016 WL 205944 (Jan. 15, 2016), which sought determination of the proper…
Rank this Week: 1004

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Covers intellectual property law, including trademark, patents, copyrights and entertainment law.

https://500law.com/blog/
  • Jun 23

    Supreme Court deadlocked on President Obama’s executive action on immigration

    Supreme Court deadlocked on President Obama’s executive action on immigration
    Recently, the Supreme Court issued an Order announcing that the justices were deadlocked in a case that sought to challenge President Barack Obama’s immigration plan.[1] President Obama’s executive action issued in November, 2014…
  • Jun 21

    Vimeo partially prevails in copyright lawsuit over user posted music video

    Vimeo partially prevails in copyright lawsuit over user posted music video
    Recently, Internet Service Provider Vimeo partially prevailed in a copyright infringement lawsuit filed against it.[1] The Plaintiffs in this case alleged that their copyrights were infringed as a result of music videos being posted to…
  • Jun 17

    Supreme Court weighs in on standard for attorneys’ fees in Copyright case

    Supreme Court weighs in on standard for attorneys’ fees in Copyright case
    This entry is a follow up to a previous blog article that discussed the Supreme Court’s decision to hear the case of Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2016 WL 205944 (Jan. 15, 2016), which sought determination of the proper…
Rank this Week: 3080

Hill & Ponton Blog

Hill & Ponton Blog

Covers social security and veterans disability law.

http://www.hillandponton.com/blog/
  • Jun 23

    Common Effective Date Errors the VA Make

    Common Effective Date Errors the VA Make
    Getting a favorable decision from the VA is a victory in and of itself. However, just because the VA granted your claim, does not mean they haven’t made any errors. It is important to make sure the VA gets the rating and the effective…
  • Jun 16

    Kidney Disease & Type II Diabete

    Kidney Disease & Type II Diabete
    Type II Diabetes is not only an increasingly prevalent condition among US citizens, but also among the veterans who served during the Vietnam Era. In its Special 2000 Update, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) officially recognized Diabetes…
  • Jun 13

    VA Benefits – Qualifying for TDIU

    VA Benefits – Qualifying for TDIU
    TDIU benefits are granted when you are considered unable to secure substantially gainful employment as a result of your service-connected disability. You are given a rating for each service connected disability, ranging from 0% to 100%, and…
Rank this Week: 955

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/
  • Jun 23

    Florida Rape Charges Against Probation Officer Dropped

    Florida Rape Charges Against Probation Officer Dropped
    There was little doubt that the probation officer had sex with his charge. The video evidence provided by the alleged victim was pretty straightforward proof of that.  But was it rape? Zachary Thomas Bailey, 52, was arrested on two…
  • Jun 18

    Goodman v. FDLE – 4th DCA Unswayed by Defense BAC Argument

    Goodman v. FDLE – 4th DCA Unswayed by Defense BAC Argument
    Florida’s 4th District Court of Appeal has upheld the ruling of an administrative law judge in the case of John Goodman, the polo magnate convicted of DUI manslaughter in the death of 23-year-old Scott Patrick Wilson in 2010. …
  • Jun 15

    Finders Keepers? Man Takes $30K Ring Left on Bathroom Floor, Arrested for Theft

    Finders Keepers? Man Takes $30K Ring Left on Bathroom Floor, Arrested for Theft
    Finders keepers, losers weepers. That’s how the saying goes, anyway. Unfortunately for a man in Palm Beach County, the Florida criminal justice system doesn’t quite work that way.  According to The Sun Sentinel, a woman…
Rank this Week: 697

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers topics such as boating and car accidents, as well as medical malpractice and slip/trip and fall accidents. By Joseph I. Lipsky.

http://www.floridapersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 23

    Mislead Volkswagen Diesel Owners Entitled to Cash Payment

    Mislead Volkswagen Diesel Owners Entitled to Cash Payment
    According to news reports, Volkswagen is agreeing to make cash payments of up $10 billion, or up to $7,000.00 to owners of their diesel cars, which apparently pollute more than advertised. The amount of each owner’s payment will…
  • Jun 12

    Deadly Boating Accidents Rise in Broward and the Key

    Deadly Boating Accidents Rise in Broward and the Key
    Florida boat accident attorney Joseph Lipsky is surprised that a recent report from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission determined that the number of boating related wrongful deaths actually declined nearly 25% last year,…
  • Jun 6

    Rise in Car Accidents in Florida Results in Raised Insurance Rate

    Rise in Car Accidents in Florida Results in Raised Insurance Rate
    Miami car accident attorney Joseph Lipsky has seen an increase in the number of car accidents across Miami, Ft. Lauderdale and Palm Beach over the past year. Now it appears those rising number of car accidents and the personal injuries they…
Rank this Week: 2117

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/
  • Jun 23

    Court Reverses Judgment for Defendants in Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Case

    Court Reverses Judgment for Defendants in Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Case
    The Supreme Court of Oklahoma recently ruled to reverse a lower court’s decision to grant summary judgment to the defendants in a medical malpractice case that was filed by the surviving family members of a woman who died while…
  • Jun 20

    State Court Affirms Award to Student Hit by Car While Boarding School Bu

    State Court Affirms Award to Student Hit by Car While Boarding School Bu
    The Delaware Supreme Court recently released a decision in which they affirmed a lower court’s ruling that allowed a plaintiff to make a claim against the personal injury protection (PIP) insurance coverage of a school bus for…
  • Jun 16

    State Supreme Court Affirms Ruling in Favor of Drinking Establishment in Negligence Lawsuit

    State Supreme Court Affirms Ruling in Favor of Drinking Establishment in Negligence Lawsuit
    The Supreme Court of Nebraska recently released a decision in which they upheld a lower court’s ruling that granted summary judgment to a drinking establishment in a negligence lawsuit that had been filed by a man who was injured after…
Rank this Week: 3369