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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: 676

Estate Planning Blog

Estate Planning Blog

Covers asset protection, estate planning, probate and income tax planning. By Sheppard, Brett, Stewart, Hersch, Kinsey & Hill P.A.

http://www.sbshlaw.com/blog
  • Apr 29

    Revocable Trusts and FDIC Insurance

    Revocable Trusts and FDIC Insurance
    I’ve received many calls from clients wondering whether their Certificates of Deposit are totally insured under the FDIC insurance rules. There’s a lot of confusion as to whether and how much of your deposits may be insured at one…
  • Apr 22

    How a Trust Saves Income Taxe

    How a Trust Saves Income Taxe
    Can leaving amounts in trust for your loved ones save income taxes? Yes, it can.   Generally, there are two ways that you can leave your inheritance to your loved ones. The most common method is an outright distribution. Your will reads…
  • Apr 8

    Selecting a Trustee – Lessons from the Bible

    Selecting a Trustee – Lessons from the Bible
    When I sit with a client and the conversation turns to selecting the successor trustee in the estate plan, I’m often not sure that my client understands the importance of this decision. Following the client’s death, for example,…
Rank this Week: 263

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer…

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer Blog

By Ronald S. Chapman, P.A.

http://www.justiceflorida.com/
  • Apr 29

    Can the Police Search You and Your Car If They Smell Marijuana?

    Can the Police Search You and Your Car If They Smell Marijuana?
    If you are accused of committing a drug-related crime, it is critical you have an experienced criminal defense attorney to handle your case. Knowing your rights when it comes to marijuana related offenses is important for your…
  • Apr 22

    Are the Police Allowed to Draw Blood in a DUI Accident Case?

    Are the Police Allowed to Draw Blood in a DUI Accident Case?
    If you are stopped for driving under the influence, make sure you hire an experienced DUI attorney to handle your case. You have rights and it is important to make sure that you understand what you can and… The post Are the Police…
  • Apr 15

    Who Can the Police Detain in a Traffic Stop?

    Who Can the Police Detain in a Traffic Stop?
    Can the police detain a car passenger even if that’s not the reason they were pulled over? Several Florida courts have said that the police are not allowed to detain a passenger who attempts to leave the scene of a… The post Who…
Rank this Week: 1272

SEC Lawyers Blog

SEC Lawyers Blog

Covers stock fraud. By Sonn & Erez, PLC.

http://www.seclawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 663

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/
  • Apr 29

    "not Quam ghu'vam, IoD!"

    "not Quam ghu'vam, IoD!"
    That's Klingon for, "This will not stand, man!" And it's in the amicus brief arguing that you can't copyright Klingon.The Recorder has more:To say the filing is colorful doesn't do it justice. Submitted by Marc Randazza of Las Vegas-based…
  • Apr 28

    Sarah Bujold selected for the UM School of Law Stuart A. Markus award

    Sarah Bujold selected for the UM School of Law Stuart A. Markus award
    Friends and readers of the blog know that my family set up an award in my Dad's name at the University of Miami School of Law three years ago.  The Stuart A. Markus Award recognizes an individual student each year for outstanding work…
  • Apr 27

    "That hasn’t happened in quite some time.”

    "That hasn’t happened in quite some time.”
    That was Justice Ginsburg after she was referred to as Justice O'Connor during an oral argument today in United States v. McDonnell. (via The Washington Post).OOF!Well, that's better than being called a "serial child molestor" when your…
Rank this Week: 101

Courthouse Insider

Courthouse Insider

Covers criminal law. By Brian Silber.

http://www.briansilber.com/
Rank this Week: 1263

Jacksonville Divorce Attorney Blog

Jacksonville Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers Florida divorce, child custody, and child support. By Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC.

http://www.jacksonvilledivorceattorneyblog.com/
  • Apr 29

    Child Support in Florida

    Child Support in Florida
    Child support is a major issue in family law. Child support is part of divorce cases and paternity cases. Even dependency cases can have child support issues involved. As a Jacksonville child support lawyer, I have handled many cases…
  • Mar 3

    Prenuptial Agreements, Wills in Marriage

    Prenuptial Agreements, Wills in Marriage
    Planning for the future in any given situation will produce a better outcome than not having a plan.  Marriage and divorce are no exception.  Having a plan is important for people of all ages, but people who marry later in life…
  • Jan 18

    Technology As Weapons in Divorce

    Technology As Weapons in Divorce
    Technology plays a major role in divorce cases.  Technology, particularly social media apps like Facebook, Tinder, and even text messages, are coming up as issues.  Sometimes, the use of technology is the cause of the divorce, while…
Rank this Week: 1085

Property Insurance Coverage Law…

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Covers property insurance coverage matters. By Merlin Law Group.

http://www.propertyinsurancecoveragelaw.com/
  • Apr 29

    Insurable Interests Defined: A Blog Series - Episode One, New Jersey

    Insurable Interests Defined: A Blog Series - Episode One, New Jersey
    An extremely important, yet sometimes overlooked issue concerning property insurance claims is whether the person or entity making the claim has an insurable interest in that property. This blog is the first in a series which will discuss a…
  • Apr 28

    What Triggers Ordinance or Law Coverage?

    What Triggers Ordinance or Law Coverage?
    In our practice we are often called upon to represent clients where their claim for ordinance and law coverage has been denied. This is because ordinance and law coverage is one of the most misunderstood and incorrectly interpreted policy…
  • Apr 27

    Does Actual Cost Value Equal Fair Market Value When it Comes to Property Damage?

    Does Actual Cost Value Equal Fair Market Value When it Comes to Property Damage?
    When reading insurance policies it can be confusing to a policyholder regarding the differences in valuation of real property and personal property when terms like “fair market value”, “actual cost value”, and…
Rank this Week: 213

Chalik & Chalik Personal Injury…

Chalik & Chalik Personal Injury Blog

Covers car accidents, slip and fall injuries, and birth injuries in Florida.

http://www.chaliklaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 29

    Why hoverboards are sending people to the hospital

    Why hoverboards are sending people to the hospital
    Hoverboards have become increasingly popular, but many people are unaware of how dangerous the self-balancing scooters can be. Florida hospitals have seen a spike in the number of adults and children in emergency rooms due to hoverboard…
  • Apr 25

    How fetal macrosomia is linked to birth injurie

    How fetal macrosomia is linked to birth injurie
    Doctors are responsible for carefully monitoring both the mother and baby to ensure the pregnancy is progressing normally. One possible complication that can arise is fetal macrosomia. The condition refers to a baby being larger than average…
  • Apr 20

    Top 3 things to avoid after a slip and fall accident

    Top 3 things to avoid after a slip and fall accident
    Experiencing a slip and fall accident can leave one hurt and feeling upset. However, in a state of confusion, one might end up taking steps that can be harmful. Your actions immediately after a fall can have significant impact on a future…
Rank this Week: 3725

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/
  • Apr 29

    Mendoza v. WIS Int’l, Inc. – Seat Belt Defense in Car Accident Lawsuit

    Mendoza v. WIS Int’l, Inc. – Seat Belt Defense in Car Accident Lawsuit
    The Arkansas Supreme Court, in a divided opinion, ruled that a provision of law that prohibits the so-called “seat belt defense” in car accident lawsuits is unconstitutional. In Mendoza v. WIS Int’l, Inc., justices were…
  • Apr 25

    Pitt-Hart v. Sanford USD Med. Ctr. – Medical Malpractice or General Negligence?

    Pitt-Hart v. Sanford USD Med. Ctr. – Medical Malpractice or General Negligence?
    Whether an injury lawsuit sounds in medical malpractice as opposed to general negligence – or visa versa – is a critical consideration. Medical malpractice lawsuits must satisfy certain special requirements that include: Shortened…
  • Apr 24

    Kendrick v. City of Midfield – Car Accident Injury by Police Cruiser

    Kendrick v. City of Midfield – Car Accident Injury by Police Cruiser
    Police officers are trusted to be the fastest responders in the event of an emergency. Getting their fast sometimes means pushing or exceeding the speed limits in their cruisers.  But even for those who are highly-trained drivers, speed…
Rank this Week: 1158

Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida…

Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida Real Estate

Covers real estate and environmental issues in Southwest Florida. By Henderson Franklin.

http://www.legalscoopswflre.com/
  • Apr 29

    2016 Florida Legislative Wrap-Up Presented by ULI SW Florida, REIS and FPZA

    2016 Florida Legislative Wrap-Up Presented by ULI SW Florida, REIS and FPZA
    On April 21, 2016, Southwest Florida’s state legislators presented a “Legislative Wrap-Up” at the Cohen Center of Florida Gulf Coast University. This year’s event was well attended and presented for the first time as a…
  • Apr 28

    Buyers and Sellers Beware: Association Approval Requirements May Delay Closing

    Buyers and Sellers Beware: Association Approval Requirements May Delay Closing
    Selling or buying a home within an association may not be as simple as buyer offers and seller accepts. In Florida, condominium and homeowners’ associations may require potential buyers to submit an application to the association before…
  • Apr 26

    Can an Association Collect Assessments Once a Homeowner Files Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

    Can an Association Collect Assessments Once a Homeowner Files Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?
    This question comes up a lot from our association clients, who are often unsure about how to proceed, for fear of violating the automatic stay. Many associations know they should refrain from seeking collection efforts against homeowners for…
Rank this Week: 448

Nursing Law Blog

Nursing Law Blog

Covers health law and nursing law. By George F. Indest III, P.A.

https://nursinglawblog.wordpress.com
Rank this Week: 2716

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Published By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.cruiseshiplawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 28

    The Importance of the Cruise Contract

    The Importance of the Cruise Contract
    When most of us purchase cruise ship tickets, we may glance at the contract enclosed on or with the ticket, but few of us will analyze its terms.  However, those contract terms could become monumentally important in the event you are…
  • Apr 22

    Water Slide and Pool Accidents Aboard Cruise Ship

    Water Slide and Pool Accidents Aboard Cruise Ship
    No cruise ship is complete without an elaborate water slide and pool.  Cruise lines increasingly compete today to have the most daring water slides and innovative pools.  Implicitly, the pool deck is where many children spend the…
  • Apr 14

    Elderly Woman Awarded Damages Following Fall Aboard Norwegian Cruise Line

    Elderly Woman Awarded Damages Following Fall Aboard Norwegian Cruise Line
    In October of 2013, 80 year old Elizabeth McQuillan went on a seven day cruise leaving from New Orleans aboard the Norwegian Jewel.  The trip was intended to be one of relaxation and fun. She boarded the ship and went to her cabin, but…
Rank this Week: 3418

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/
  • Apr 28

    Former Miami-Dade Mayor Charged in Domestic Dispute

    Former Miami-Dade Mayor Charged in Domestic Dispute
    A former Miami-Dade County police director and mayor is facing a domestic violence-related charge following a fight with his longtime girlfriend. A Coral Gables police report claims the man turned himself in Wednesday, and he was charged with…
  • Apr 21

    South Florida Officer Fired After Prostitution Bust

    South Florida Officer Fired After Prostitution Bust
    A South Florida police officer has been fired after authorities allege he got caught up in an undercover prostitution sting. According to a Boynton Beach police spokeswoman, the man was fired last week. The eight-year veteran has been on paid…
  • Apr 13

    UF Religion Professor Gets Probation for Voyeurism Charge

    UF Religion Professor Gets Probation for Voyeurism Charge
    Gainesville, FL – A University of Florida religion professor who was arrested last year for video voyeurism after deputies claim he secretly recorded a teenage girl has been sentenced to five years’ probation. The 54-year-old was…
Rank this Week: 330

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Apr 28

    Passenger Dies After Car Flips On I-275 in Pinellas County

    Passenger Dies After Car Flips On I-275 in Pinellas County
    A Tampa man died Monday after he was involved in a single-vehicle crash on I-275 in Pinellas County. The crash occurred at 4:43 p.m. on northbound I-275 at mile marker 26 in Pinellas County. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a…
  • Apr 14

    Motorcyclist Dies in Palmetto Crash

    Motorcyclist Dies in Palmetto Crash
    A 62-year-old man died Sunday when he crashed into a car on U.S. 301 in Palmetto. Palmetto Police believe the motorcyclist struck the rear of a Hyundai sedan just west of Canal Road at 8:30 p.m. The man was not wearing a helmet and died from…
  • Apr 11

    One Dead, 2 Injured in St. Petersburg Crash

    One Dead, 2 Injured in St. Petersburg Crash
    One person died and two others were injured in a two-vehicle collision at 22nd Avenue South and 34th Street in St. Petersburg early Saturday morning. According to authorities, at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday, a 2010 Audi A4 was traveling…
Rank this Week: 3099

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
  • Apr 28

    ITIN et Impôt Américain pour les Contribuables Etranger

    ITIN et Impôt Américain pour les Contribuables Etranger
    Un Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN) (Numéro d’Identification Fiscale Individuelle) permet à un contribuable étranger de faire une déclaration de revenu auprès de l’IRS. Il y a eu plus…
  • Apr 26

    Convention Fiscale Canada – Etats-Uni

    Convention Fiscale Canada – Etats-Uni
    Ce traité est une convention fiscale sur l’Impôt sur le Revenu entre les États-Unis et le Canada et qui exonère certains Canadiens qui travaillent aux Etats-Unis En raison de leur proximité…
  • Apr 24

    Le Visa E-2 Vous Donne des Droit

    Le Visa E-2 Vous Donne des Droit
    En tant que citoyen non-américain, vous pouvez vous demander comment vous pouvez obtenir l’accès à davantage de droits aux États-Unis. Pour commencer, si vous ne l’avez pas déjà…
Rank this Week: 643

Tampa Drug Lawyer

Tampa Drug Lawyer

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

http://www.drug2go.com/
  • Apr 28

    St Petersburg, Florida Marijuana Civil Citation Program

    St Petersburg, Florida Marijuana Civil Citation Program
    St Petersburg, Florida Marijuana Civil Citation ProgramPinellas County Marijuana Defense Attorneys may soon be out of work. St Petersburg, Florida reviewed the current status of Pinellas County efforts to move towards a diversion program as…
  • Apr 6

    Marijuana Requires No Laboratory Report in Florida

    Marijuana Requires No Laboratory Report in Florida
    What happens when Prosecutors use the testimony of a cop, with no testimony from a laboratory to identify the drug, Marijuana / Cannabis?No Lab Report Needed for Weed in Florida"The issue before us is whether a police…
  • Apr 2

    New Florida Forfeiture Statute - Complete Text

    New Florida Forfeiture Statute - Complete Text
    CHAPTER 2016-179 Committee Substitute for Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 1044An act relating to contraband forfeiture; amending s. 932.701, F.S.; conforming provisions to changes made by the act; amending s. 932.703, F.S.;…
Rank this Week: 917

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/
  • Apr 28

    ABC Action News Interviews a client and me about getting full forgiveness of her loans!

    ABC Action News Interviews a client and me about getting full forgiveness of her loans!
    Highlighting a case where we obtained full student loan forgiveness of nearly $70,000 for an elderly client who had helped her son through school, ABC Action News interviewed our client and me today.  The debt collectors wanted $700 a…
  • Apr 22

    Why Hiring a Student Loan Attorney is a Good Idea

    Why Hiring a Student Loan Attorney is a Good Idea
    In my continued efforts to help student loan borrowers understand why hiring a student loan attorney is a good idea, I’d like to post some of the cases we are working on this week.  Some of these are a little out of the ordinary…
  • Apr 7

    Getting a Debt Buyer Lawsuit Dismissed

    Getting a Debt Buyer Lawsuit Dismissed
    How many consumers are sued every day by a debt buyer they’ve never heard from in the past?  This is extremely common and presents an excellent defense for those knowledgeable enough to use it. One of the best tools we have as a…
Rank this Week: 3390

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/
  • Apr 28

    Wisdom from “We Learn Nothing”

    Wisdom from “We Learn Nothing”
    I”m warning you in advance that this is, sort of, a book review.  I’ve written over 300 articles for my blog, and now that I’m running out of ideas, I thought it would be nice to share some thoughts on a great book from…
  • Apr 24

    Transforming a Misdemeanor Battery into a Felony Battery

    Transforming a Misdemeanor Battery into a Felony Battery
    Every so often, I’m retained to defend a misdemeanor battery case, only to discover later that the charge has been upgraded to a felony.  This doesn’t happen that often, because law enforcement typically has quite a bit of…
  • Apr 17

    Drugs In Cars, For the Thousandth Time

    Drugs In Cars, For the Thousandth Time
    After several decades of defending criminal cases, I’ve seen a few patterns emerge.  Our brains are rigged to see patterns, even when they don’t exist, but let me share with you a pattern of behavior that keeps me in…
Rank this Week: 1775

Florida Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Florida Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy and foreclosure law. By Parker DuFresne.

http://www.florida-bankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 28

    Attorney Chip Parker Speaks On Article About Financial Fragility In America

    Attorney Chip Parker Speaks On Article About Financial Fragility In America
    Attorney Chip Parker spoke on First Coast Connect Tuesday morning – the topic centered around an article written by Neal Gabler published in The Atlantic. Gabler disclosed in the article that “just like nearly half of…
  • Mar 7

    Bankruptcy, Retirement, and Your Spouse’s Credit

    Bankruptcy, Retirement, and Your Spouse’s Credit
    Bankruptcy is an excellent retirement strategy, especially if you are behind in saving for retirement because your credit card debt is robbing you of your ability to save. Just look at the math: Let’s say you’re about 10…
  • Aug 18

    WHY BANKRUPTCY MAKES SENSE WHEN YOU ARE IN OR NEAR FORECLOSURE?

    WHY BANKRUPTCY MAKES SENSE WHEN YOU ARE IN OR NEAR FORECLOSURE?
    In JACKSONVILLE, foreclosures filings continue to decrease, however there are still thousands of homeowners still struggling with their mortgage companies.…
Rank this Week: 2866

Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida violent crimes, drug offenses, DUIs, traffic offenses and federal crimes. By Blake & Dorsten, P.A.

http://www.tampabaycriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 28

    Criminal goes from bad to worse…

    Criminal goes from bad to worse…
    Meet 20-year-old Jarious Tremayne Mock.  Thanks from a tip from the smoking gun website, we all learn a valuable lesson as to how to turn a bad day into something much worse. The night started with Mr. Mock leaving a nightclub and…
  • Apr 15

    “Affluenza teen” sentenced to jail

    “Affluenza teen” sentenced to jail
    In a case of justice delayed but (finally) not denied, the case of the “affluenza teen” may finally have come to an end… Ethan Couch, who killed four people in a DUI manslaughter case, but received no jail time in a case…
  • Apr 7

    Teen driving laws have a surprising impact on crime

    Teen driving laws have a surprising impact on crime
    A government report that was just released showed that state laws/regulations regarding teen driving has actually contributed to a large decrease in crime. Starting in the early 90’s a few states passed GDL (graduated driver licensing)…
Rank this Week: 1142

FL PIP Guide

FL PIP Guide

Covers Florida's PIP/No-Fault laws. By Roig, Tutan, Rosenberg & Zlotnick, P.A.

http://flpipguide.com/
  • Apr 28

    Federal Appeals Court Reinstates PIP Claims Suit Against HCA

    Federal Appeals Court Reinstates PIP Claims Suit Against HCA
    A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit against HCA Holdings charging that HCA and three of its Florida hospitals violated Florida’s Deceptive and Unfair Practices Act. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit’s…
  • Apr 26

    Florida Ahead Of Curve With Hospital Pricing Transparency Law

    Florida Ahead Of Curve With Hospital Pricing Transparency Law
    In the national push for pricing transparency in hospitals, Florida has moved to the front of the field. Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill into law on April 14 that requires hospitals and other healthcare facilities in Florida to post ……
  • Apr 21

    DEATH BY DISTRACTION: 214 People Died In 2015 From Distracted Driving Crashes In Florida

    DEATH BY DISTRACTION: 214 People Died In 2015 From Distracted Driving Crashes In Florida
    More than 39,000 people were injured in Florida wrecks last year caused by distracted driving, including 214 who died. According to AdCouncil.org, more than nine in 10 Americans believe sending and reading texts while driving is…
Rank this Week: 748

Trial and Appeals Blog

Trial and Appeals Blog

Covers law and society. By Thomas Wade Young.

http://www.twylaw.com/blog
  • Apr 28

    Florida Supreme Court overturns mandatory attorney’s fee schedule for workers’ compensation case

    Florida Supreme Court overturns mandatory attorney’s fee schedule for workers’ compensation case
    By a vote of 5 to 2, the Supreme Court of Florida today declared the  mandatory fee schedule in section 440.34, Florida Statutes, unconstitutional in Castellanos v. Next Door Company.  This case asks us to evaluate the…
  • Apr 26

    Court Continues Trend of Enhancing Proposed Discipline

    Court Continues Trend of Enhancing Proposed Discipline
    With yesterday’s order in the case of Seminole County Judge Jerri Collins, The Supreme Court of Florida continues its trend of rejecting proposed discipline of lawyers and judges that the Court views as too light. [T]he Court rejects…
  • Apr 21

    Florida Murder Convictions Overturned Because of Illegally Obtained Confession

    Florida Murder Convictions Overturned Because of Illegally Obtained Confession
    Today, in State v. McAdams, No. 14-826 (Fla. April 21, 2016), the Supreme Court of Florida held: [W]hen a person is questioned in a location that is not open to the public, and an attorney retained on his or her behalf appears at the…
Rank this Week: 3340

Miami Personal Injury Attorney…

Miami Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Florida car accident, product liability and workers compensation news. By Ruth E. Johnson.

http://www.miamipersonalinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Apr 28

    Workers Compensation Attorneys applaud Florida Supreme Court Ruling

    Workers Compensation Attorneys applaud Florida Supreme Court Ruling
    The Supreme Court of Florida has issued its decision in a case (Marvin Castellanos v. Next Door Company) that will make a huge impact on the rights of injured workers in this State. Specifically with regard to the workers compensation…
  • Jan 2

    Supreme Court of Florida to make waves in workers compensation?

    Supreme Court of Florida to make waves in workers compensation?
    Workers compensation lawyers and legal practitioners are sitting on the edge of their seats awaiting the ruling of the Supreme Court in the high profile case of Castellanos v. Next Door Company. To the average Miami resident this case may…
  • Dec 13

    Florida's Texting and Driving Laws: Will They Prevent Accidents?

    Florida's Texting and Driving Laws: Will They Prevent Accidents?
    A 2009 motor vehicle accident statistics report by the Florida Department of Transportation showed that 5,474 people were killed in motor vehicle accidents due to texting while driving, and another 448,000 were injured. In response to these…
Rank this Week: 3399

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

Covers personal injury law, including information on accidents and injuries in Orlando, and the state of Florida. By James O. Cunningham.

http://www.cunninghampilaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 28

    Orlando Man Killed in Orange County Tractor-Trailer Accident

    Orlando Man Killed in Orange County Tractor-Trailer Accident
    Last Monday evening, a semi-truck loaded with sod was attempting to make a U-turn at the intersection of East Colonial Drive and Sherman Street in Orange County. According to the report filed by the Florida Highway Patrol, during the…
  • Apr 28

    Orange County Accident Between Car and Helicopter

    Orange County Accident Between Car and Helicopter
    Around 2:00 Wednesday morning, in Florida’s Orange County, a helicopter landed in the center of Westbound U.S. Highway 192, near State Road 429 and Walt Disney World, to pick up a man who had been struck by a car. A report released by…
  • Apr 25

    Abandoned House Burns Down at Daytona Beach

    Abandoned House Burns Down at Daytona Beach
    Early Saturday morning in Daytona Beach, the Daytona Beach Fire Department was called from their quiet daybreak to battle a raging fire at 345 Taylor Avenue. The emergency call occurred around 4:45 in the morning, immediately causing the…
Rank this Week: 2649

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

By James O. Cunningham.

http://www.cunninghampilaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 28

    Orlando Man Killed in Orange County Tractor-Trailer Accident

    Orlando Man Killed in Orange County Tractor-Trailer Accident
    Last Monday evening, a semi-truck loaded with sod was attempting to make a U-turn at the intersection of East Colonial Drive and Sherman Street in Orange County. According to the report filed by the Florida Highway Patrol, during the…
  • Apr 28

    Orange County Accident Between Car and Helicopter

    Orange County Accident Between Car and Helicopter
    Around 2:00 Wednesday morning, in Florida’s Orange County, a helicopter landed in the center of Westbound U.S. Highway 192, near State Road 429 and Walt Disney World, to pick up a man who had been struck by a car. A report released by…
  • Apr 25

    Abandoned House Burns Down at Daytona Beach

    Abandoned House Burns Down at Daytona Beach
    Early Saturday morning in Daytona Beach, the Daytona Beach Fire Department was called from their quiet daybreak to battle a raging fire at 345 Taylor Avenue. The emergency call occurred around 4:45 in the morning, immediately causing the…
Rank this Week: 3941

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal defense law topics such as DUI, domestic violence, drug and federal crimes, search and seizure, theft, and white collar crime. By Shorstein, Lasnetski & Gihon.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminallawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 925

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/
Rank this Week: 1181

Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jo Ann Hoffman & Associates, P.A.

http://www.floridainjuryattorneysblawg.com/
  • Apr 28

    A BIG WIN FOR THE INJURED WORKERS!

    A BIG WIN FOR THE INJURED WORKERS!
    Today the Florida Supreme Court in the case of Castellanos v Next Door Company SC 13-2082 declared Florida Statute 440.34 unconstitutional as it denied right to the courts.  This is a victory for the injured workers as the attorneys can…
  • Apr 11

    Drunk Drivers, Car Accidents, 786.125 and Your Case

    Drunk Drivers, Car Accidents, 786.125 and Your Case
    An important decision regarding a business’ duty to prevent over serving has been released by the 4th District Court of Appeal in the case of Stephanie De La Torre, Humberto Miranda and Carla Gallardo, Appellants, vs. Flanigan’s…
  • Jan 27

    Is your treatment medically necessary?

    Is your treatment medically necessary?
    As we know, the law requires that a medical benefit which includes, but is not limited to, the treatment, a device or an aid be medically necessary.  In order to award that benefit, the test is whether it is medically…
Rank this Week: 4145

About Florida Law

About Florida Law

Covers Florida estate planning and condo laws. By Sackrin & Tolchinsky.

http://aboutfloridalaw.com
  • Apr 28

    What Remedies Are Available For a Breach of a Real Estate Contract in Florida?

    What Remedies Are Available For a Breach of a Real Estate Contract in Florida?
    According to Florida case law as of the date of this article, a breach of a real estate contract can give rise to a specific performance claim (compelling the seller to sell or the buyer to buy) or a damages claim.  The contract…
  • Apr 26

    5 Must-Have Prerequisites for A Valid Contract to Sell Residential Real Estate In Florida

    5 Must-Have Prerequisites for A Valid Contract to Sell Residential Real Estate In Florida
    In Florida, real estate transactions are governed by both real estate and contract law (other laws and regulations can also apply, like those related to mold, lead based paint, coastal control issues, etc.). As a result, transactions can…
  • Apr 25

    Who has the right to bring a statutory action for a partition?

    Who has the right to bring a statutory action for a partition?
    According to Florida case law as of the date of this article, generally, a fee title holder of an undivided interest in a parcel of real property has the right to bring a statutory action for partition without any concern about his…
Rank this Week: 710

Florida Banking Law Blog

Florida Banking Law Blog

Covers legal developments impacting banking, finance and loan enforcement in Florida. By Rogers Towers, PA.

http://www.floridabankinglawblog.com/
  • Apr 28

    Third District Court of Appeal Withdraws Decision Applying the Statute of Limitations to Mortgage Foreclosure

    Third District Court of Appeal Withdraws Decision Applying the Statute of Limitations to Mortgage Foreclosure
    Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal (DCA), sitting en banc, recently withdrew an unpopular decision applying the statute of limitations defense to mortgage foreclosures. As previously discussed on this blog, the Third DCA’s…
  • Apr 21

    Replevin: A Remedy for Creditor

    Replevin: A Remedy for Creditor
    The Right of Replevin and What May Be Taken Tracing its roots back to the common law, replevin is not a novel concept. While the cause of action is simple—allowing for the recovery of personal property that is wrongfully…
  • Apr 14

    Foreclosing First Mortgagees Not Liable for Additional Fees and Costs Incurred by HOA

    Foreclosing First Mortgagees Not Liable for Additional Fees and Costs Incurred by HOA
    As we have previously discussed , although section 720.3085(2)(b), Florida Statutes, generally makes a subsequent owner of real property liable for all unpaid homeowners’ association assessments that came due under the previous owner,…
Rank this Week: 773

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: 1376

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/
  • Apr 28

    Rule 23(f) Granted; Lower Court Reversed!

    Rule 23(f) Granted; Lower Court Reversed!
    Funny how that happens.This part is hilarious -- you know how some defendants want to jump the gun on class cert, show they are being "aggressive," and so move to strike the class allegations instead of just letting the process proceed…
  • Apr 27

    3d DCA Watch -- Also Greynolds Park Anti-Semitic President Taft Watch!

    3d DCA Watch -- Also Greynolds Park Anti-Semitic President Taft Watch!
    It's Springtime in South Dade® which means the fluttering essences of written utterances waft lightly in the air (this is me sweet talking):C.P.Motion v. Goldblatt:Reversed.Alvey v. City of NMB:This is a substituted opinion but seems to…
  • Apr 26

    You Can't Waive Right To Arbitrate Claims Not Yet Asserted!

    You Can't Waive Right To Arbitrate Claims Not Yet Asserted!
    I know that sounds pretty exciting, but it really only helps corporate defendants (little other real-life context):As in Dickinson, J&G did not waive the right to arbitrate the state law claims raised in the second amended complaint…
Rank this Week: 119

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident…

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury and accidents. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.fortlauderdalecaraccidentattorneyblog.com/
  • Apr 28

    Wrong-Way Florida Car Accident Kills Deputy

    Wrong-Way Florida Car Accident Kills Deputy
    A Florida deputy is being hailed as a hero after he reportedly sacrificed his life by driving his cruiser in the path of a wrong-way driver – ahead of another driver who otherwise would have been struck. Deputy John Kotfila, 30, was…
  • Apr 23

    Morgan v. Beaumont Police Dept. – Fatal Car Accident in Police Pursuit

    Morgan v. Beaumont Police Dept. – Fatal Car Accident in Police Pursuit
    Recently, a high-speed chase by police tailing a fugitive through the streets of Miami spanned more than a half hour until the suspect was caught, according to the Miami Herald. The 34-year-old suspect is charged with attempted murder after…
  • Apr 18

    Distracted Driving Florida Car Accident Kills 3-Year-Old

    Distracted Driving Florida Car Accident Kills 3-Year-Old
    Three young children set out for their daily evening walk down their tree-lined country road with their mother. Because of the allegedly careless actions of a distracted driver, one of them was killed, another has been critically injured and…
Rank this Week: 3450

Psychology of Law and Criminal…

Psychology of Law and Criminal Behavior

By Kenneth Padowitz.

http://www.psychology-criminalbehavior-law.com/
  • Apr 28

    Rational Choice as a Theory of Crime

    Rational Choice as a Theory of Crime
    Rational choice is a prominent theoretical model in many fields of research, though many criminologists continue to doubt its applicability as a general theory of crime. Much of this skepticism can be attributed to the over-simplification of…
  • Apr 19

    Delusions and the Social World: The Connection

    Delusions and the Social World: The Connection
    Has there ever been a society where deluded individuals did not exist? – The answer is probably no. At one time or another, virtually every psychiatric hospital of decent size had their hands full with people who thought they were Jesus…
  • Apr 15

    The courts take a jab at civil detention practices: What about professionals?

    The courts take a jab at civil detention practices: What about professionals?
    The trend in the courts In the last three months, two consecutive court decisions have deemed the civil commitment program to be unconstitutional. Which is insightful because 20 states and the federal government uphold some form of the civil…
Rank this Week: 2767

Florida International Law Blog

Florida International Law Blog

Covers fraud, international law, immigration and business formation. By Boyer Law Firm, PLLC.

http://boyerlawfirmblog.com/
  • Apr 28

    Tort or Torte

    Tort or Torte
    Which one is the dessert your favorite aunt made last year? A tort or torte?  According to Black’s Law Dictionary, a tort is a legal wrong committed on a person or his property. Torte, on the other hand, is…
  • Apr 26

    New Miami Anti-Money Laundering Regulation

    New Miami Anti-Money Laundering Regulation
    Outrageous money laundering happens in cash-based Florida real estate transactions. This has sparked some new Miami anti-money laundering regulations that affect everyone. As of March 1, 2016, real estate settlement agents…
  • Apr 21

    A Will Gives You Peace of Mind

    A Will Gives You Peace of Mind
    No one wants to think about what comes after this life, but everyone knows it’s coming. If you’re the caretaker type, then you want the security of knowing that your loved ones will be okay after you’re gone. Drafting a…
Rank this Week: 767

Injury Law Palm Beach

Injury Law Palm Beach

Covers legal issues related to personal injury, car accidents, assault claims and more. By Brian D. Guralnick

http://www.injurylawpalmbeach.com/blog/
  • Apr 28

    Seven Key Parts of Your Personal Injury Claim

    Seven Key Parts of Your Personal Injury Claim
    If you’re like most people, going through a personal injury claim is a brand new experience. You probably don’t know what to expect, and you might not even be sure what all goes into seeking compensation for your injuries. In this…
  • Apr 14

    Dealing with Chronic Back Pain after a Car Accident? What to Do

    Dealing with Chronic Back Pain after a Car Accident? What to Do
    One morning, you wake up and it hits you: Crushing, debilitating back pain. You were recently involved in a car accident, but you felt fine immediately after the collision. You didn’t even have to go to the hospital. Could you have…
  • Apr 7

    Do You Have to Report a Minor Car Accident?

    Do You Have to Report a Minor Car Accident?
    Following a minor car accident, you may be tempted just to “let it go.” Dealing with the insurance companies can be a nightmare, and the last thing you need is for your insurance company to increase your monthly premium. The…
Rank this Week: 3669

Hill & Ponton Blog

Hill & Ponton Blog

Covers social security and veterans disability law.

http://www.hillandponton.com/blog/
  • Apr 28

    How Buddy Statements Can Help Your Claim

    How Buddy Statements Can Help Your Claim
    Many veterans are not aware of just how important a well written “buddy statement” can be to their claim for service connected compensation with the VA.  A buddy statement can come from your spouse, friends, pastor, adult…
  • Apr 27

    VA Math & How to Calculate Your Combined Disability Rating

    VA Math & How to Calculate Your Combined Disability Rating
    How VA Math Works The combined rating is the rating that the VA uses to determine compensation payments and access to other benefits. It’s extremely important to understand how the VA came up with your combined rating so that you can…
  • Apr 25

    Video Blog – VA and Social Security Disability Benefit

    Video Blog – VA and Social Security Disability Benefit
    Matt Hill:  Hello and welcome to another Hill and Ponton video blog. I’m Matthew Hill here with Carol Ponton. Today we would like to talk to you about the intersection of the 2 areas of law we practice. VA Disability benefits and…
Rank this Week: 743

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: 1475

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/
  • Apr 27

    Two Cruise Passengers Missing in Jamaica

    Two Cruise Passengers Missing in Jamaica
    The Jamaica Observer reported today that the police in Jamaica are seeking the public's assistance in locating two cruise ship passengers who went missing yesterday. The newspaper identified U.S. citizens, 33-year-old Hayden Gerson and…
  • Apr 26

    Royal Caribbean Crew Members Smuggle Cocaine from St. Maartan to Port Canaveral

    Royal Caribbean Crew Members Smuggle Cocaine from St. Maartan to Port Canaveral
    WFTV ABC 9 from Orlando reports this evening that two Royal Caribbean crew members were arrested for cocaine smuggling cocaine aboard the Freedom of the Seas into Port Canaveral. One of the Royal Caribbean crew members identified is…
  • Apr 25

    Wave Damages Rhapsody of the Sea

    Wave Damages Rhapsody of the Sea
    Last night / early this morning around 4:A.M - 4:30 A.M., a wave struck the Rhapsody of the Seas, breaking the windows of five passenger cabins on deck three, injuring cruise passengers and partially flooding the cabins on deck three and also…
Rank this Week: 229

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

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

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 27

    20 QUESTIONS

    20 QUESTIONS
    Why....Why does life and practice of law in the REGJB need to be so difficult?Twenty questions:1) Why aren't court documents scanned so they can be accessed electronically? Let's break this down in to two subsets. First, the Feds have a…
  • Apr 26

    Lot 26 Woe

    Lot 26 Woe
    "Ebony and Ivory live together in perfect harmony."So goes the song. Not so much for criminal defense attorneys and law enforcement officers. Lot 26, the parking lot adjacent ("next to" for our robed readers) to the REGJB, has…
  • Apr 24

    ELECTION CENTRAL UPDATE .... WENDELL GRAHAM UPDATE .....

    ELECTION CENTRAL UPDATE .... WENDELL GRAHAM UPDATE .....
    THE CAPTAIN REPORTS: ELECTION CENTRAL 2016 ................... COUNTY AND CIRCUIT COURT RACES A whole lot of changes in the landscape of judicial races has taken place in the past week in both the County Court and Circuit Court. COUNTY COURT…
Rank this Week: 76

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Covers tax law. By Gerald Donnini.

http://www.floridataxlawyer-blog.com/
  • 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…
  • Apr 4

    OTC's On the Hook for Bed Tax in Maryland

    OTC's On the Hook for Bed Tax in Maryland
    State and local governments are continually searching for ways to increase revenue through taxation of online companies conducting business within their state or county. One such way is by assessing a rental tax against online travel…
Rank this Week: 4714

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/
  • Apr 27

    Investor Alert: Passco Wolfchase

    Investor Alert: Passco Wolfchase
    Have you suffered investment losses in Passco Wolfchase DST ? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses by filing a FINRA Dispute Resolution claim against the brokerage firm that sold you the investment.…
  • Apr 27

    Investor Alert: Passco Wakefield Glen

    Investor Alert: Passco Wakefield Glen
    Have you suffered investment losses in Passco Wakefield Glen DST? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses by filing a FINRA Dispute Resolution claim against the brokerage firm that sold you the investment.…
  • Apr 27

    Investor Alert: Passco Vue21 DST

    Investor Alert: Passco Vue21 DST
    Have you suffered investment losses in Passco Vue21 DST? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses by filing a FINRA Dispute Resolution claim against the brokerage firm that sold you the investment. According to…
Rank this Week: 106

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Covers business, immigration and real estate law. By Stok Folk + Kon, P.A.

http://www.floridabusinesslawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1462

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: 167