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South Florida Personal Injury…

South Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

By Thomas & Pearl.

http://thomasandpearl.com/blog/
  • Aug 4

    SUMMER SPLASH BACK TO SCHOOL CELEBRATION

    SUMMER SPLASH BACK TO SCHOOL CELEBRATION
    Summer Splash Back to School Celebration was a huge success last weekend at Central Broward Regional Park. The event drew close to 1000 people eager to participate in the fun events with a rock climbing wall, bounce house, face painting, live…
  • Feb 16

    Slip and Fall Accident Attorney

    Slip and Fall Accident Attorney
    Slip-and-falls often cause incredibly serious, severe injuries. Once you or a family member is forced to deal with these injuries, you have only once chance to get everything you deserve. That is why it’s critical to hire attorneys who…
  • Feb 16

    Slip and Fall Accident Attorney

    Slip and Fall Accident Attorney
    Slip-and-falls often cause incredibly serious, severe injuries. Once you or a family member is forced to deal with these injuries, you have only once chance to get everything you deserve. That is why it’s critical to hire attorneys who…
Rank this Week: 4835

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/
  • Aug 4

    Recovery of Puerto Rico Public Financing Corporation Bonds Losse

    Recovery of Puerto Rico Public Financing Corporation Bonds Losse
    Have you suffered losses investing in Puerto Rico Public Financing Corporation bonds?  If so, the securities attorneys of The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses in a FINRA arbitration claim against the brokerage…
  • Aug 3

    Kwen Chun Pleads Guilty to Fraud Charge

    Kwen Chun Pleads Guilty to Fraud Charge
    In recent news, former MetLife Securities broker, Kwen Y. Chun has pled guilty to mail fraud. Chun reportedly admitted to stealing more than $650,000 from clients. According to NorthJersey.com, since 2005, Chun was funneling money from at…
  • Jul 31

    SEC Awards Whistleblower $3 Million

    SEC Awards Whistleblower $3 Million
    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced they recently awarded a multi-million dollar payout to a whistleblower. The $3 million payout was the program’s third largest award. The whistleblower provided the SEC with…
Rank this Week: 247

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/
  • Aug 4

    Child-Abuse Testimonies: Not Covered By the Confrontation Clause

    Child-Abuse Testimonies: Not Covered By the Confrontation Clause
    When undergoing litigation, criminal defendants are given the power to invoke and use their constitutional right to cross-examine accusers. This is a right that is specifically stated in the Confrontation Clause. This clause is quite logical…
  • Jul 31

    Embezzlement On Hollywood Insurance Company, Two Nabbed

    Embezzlement On Hollywood Insurance Company, Two Nabbed
    Two women from a Hollywood insurance company were arrested for stealing more than $24,578. Giovanna Corina Rodriguez, 31 years old from Hollywood and Nadelie Haston, 41 years old from Pembroke Pines were accused of stealing money that was…
  • Jul 30

    Prison Escapees and the Right to Use Deadly Force

    Prison Escapees and the Right to Use Deadly Force
    An incident involving two convicted New York prisoners who escaped from a maximum security jail brought much attention to the issue on how far an enforcer’s right to use deadly force against escapees could go. Out of the two escapees…
Rank this Week: 1939

Florida Estate Planning Lawyer…

Florida Estate Planning Lawyer Blog

Covers estate planning, probate, taxes, elder law, business law and employment law issues. By Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC.

http://www.floridaestateplanninglawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 4

    Florida Estate planning no longer just for the rich

    Florida Estate planning no longer just for the rich
    There is a myth that trusts and estate planning are for the rich only, but this is actually a common misconception. Estate planning for high net worth individuals usually centers on reducing tax bills, but estate planning has a number of…
  • Jul 30

    Florida Guardian Advocacy

    Florida Guardian Advocacy
    Many parents who have children with physical and/or mental developmental disabilities need to know what to do when their child comes of age. On a child’s 18th Birthday, regardless of any physical or mental disability, their parents…
  • Jul 30

    Recent Florida case invalidates the will of a husband killed by his wife

    Recent Florida case invalidates the will of a husband killed by his wife
    Florida’s 4th District Court of Appeals recently decided the case of what to do with a will that left the murder’s children the victim’s estate. The trial court held the “slayer statute” did not affect the will,…
Rank this Week: 441

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/
  • Aug 4

    The Great Dissenter

    The Great Dissenter
    I don't always agree with Justice Scalia's dissent, but, usually, I find them entertaining. In a recent Washington Post op-ed, however, former Justice O'Connor clerk David Kravitz takes me to task. Mr. Kravitz believes that Justice Scalia's…
  • Aug 3

    DOM wins big in the Eleventh Circuit

    DOM wins big in the Eleventh Circuit
    Today, the Eleventh Circuit handed down a major victory to David Markus's client Dr. Vanja Abreu. In a lengthy opinion, the court reversed Dr. Abreu's conviction on a conspiracy charge, holding that the district court erred in denying her…
  • Jul 31

    Citing document number

    Citing document number
    How do you cite document numbers? Before you answer, let me explain what I’m talking about.The federal judiciary has a system that allows users to file documents in cases electronically—the Case Management/Electronic Case Files…
Rank this Week: 95

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Aug 4

    What is the Class Action with Direct General and What should I Do?

    What is the Class Action with Direct General and What should I Do?
     A class action settlement against Direct General Insurance Company was filed in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.  Any Medical Provider that submitted bills to Direct General on or after January…
  • Jul 29

    You’re Child’s Sweater Is Cute But Is It A Safety Hazard?

    You’re Child’s Sweater Is Cute But Is It A Safety Hazard?
    We always want to keep our children safe, unfortunately, some of the products we buy for them can become a safety hazard without out our knowing. This is why the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) keeps an ongoing list of any item…
  • Jul 27

    CASE REVIEW: PAN AM DIAGNOSTIC V. STATE FARM: STATE FARM’S POLICY STRICKEN AS VAGUE!!!

    CASE REVIEW: PAN AM DIAGNOSTIC V. STATE FARM: STATE FARM’S POLICY STRICKEN AS VAGUE!!!
    On April 30, 2015 the 11th Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County held that State Farm’s policy failed to clearly elect the use of the multiple procedure payment reduction rule. The Honorable Judge Linda Singer Stein opined that…
Rank this Week: 2141

About Florida Law

About Florida Law

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

http://aboutfloridalaw.com
Rank this Week: 1505

FL PIP Guide

FL PIP Guide

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

http://flpipguide.com/
  • Aug 4

    Roig Lawyers Tampa Attorney to Present “Emerging Trends in PIP SIU”

    Roig Lawyers Tampa Attorney to Present “Emerging Trends in PIP SIU”
    Roig Lawyers attorney Miguel R. Roura will present “Emerging Trends in PIP SIU” to a national insurance carrier in Tampa on August 5, 2015. The presentation will educate adjusters on recent SIU trends, help identify…
  • Jul 29

    Insurance Agent Arrested for Fraudulent Police

    Insurance Agent Arrested for Fraudulent Police
    Insurance Agent Arrested for Fraudulent Polices On July 27, 2015, the Florida Department of Financial Services’ Division of Insurance Fraud (DIF) announced the arrest of insurance agent Julia Shurdom, 67, for conducting insurance…
  • Jul 27

    U.S. Court of Appeals Agrees to Hear Florida PIP Case

    U.S. Court of Appeals Agrees to Hear Florida PIP Case
    The U.S Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit in Atlanta has agreed to consider an appeal of a lower-court decision in Florida on whether drivers in Palm Beach County and across Florida should be granted class-action status in their ……
Rank this Week: 805

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/
  • Aug 4

    Florida’s Pharmacies — Gatekeepers of Dangerous Prescription Drug

    Florida’s Pharmacies — Gatekeepers of Dangerous Prescription Drug
    Many Americans suffer from long term, chronic pain requiring intensive pain management.  Complex pain management is a recognized specialty, typically involving anesthesiologists trained in how to properly treat and manage chronic pain,…
  • Aug 3

    Texting While Driving is Unsafe — Anything else is a rationalization

    Texting While Driving is Unsafe — Anything else is a rationalization
    The latest cell-phone statistics are in, and they don’t bode well for drivers. The National Safety Council has reported vehicle crashes that involve the use of mobile devices by motorists have increased for the third consecutive year.…
  • Aug 3

    Eunice Kennedy — A most special lady

    Eunice Kennedy — A most special lady
    “Enough” said Eunice Kennedy Shriver, when, in 1960 two local Bethesda, MD women called Eunice and told her that they were having trouble finding summer camps for their children with intellectual disabilities, because the…
Rank this Week: 1569

The Health Law Firm Blog

The Health Law Firm Blog

Covers health care legislation, enforcement and regulation. By George F. Indest III, P.A.

http://thehealthlawfirmblog.wordpress.com/
  • Aug 4

    Appeals Court Upholds Medical Malpractice Law Change

    Appeals Court Upholds Medical Malpractice Law Change
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On July 21, a state appeals court in Tallahassee upheld the constitutionality of a controversial change in Florida’s medical malpractice law.…
  • Aug 3

    Breach of HIPAA Privacy Regulations May be a Basis for Negligence Action

    Breach of HIPAA Privacy Regulations May be a Basis for Negligence Action
    By Shelby Root and George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Health Law Given the advances in information technology, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) was enacted…
  • Jul 24

    Apopka Woman to Serve 18-Month Prison Sentence After $47K Medicaid Scam

    Apopka Woman to Serve 18-Month Prison Sentence After $47K Medicaid Scam
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law An Apopka businesswoman was recently sentenced to 18 months in prison after she was found guilty of a Medicaid scam. According to the ……
Rank this Week: 1756

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/
  • Aug 4

    More Than 100 Doctors Tell Big Pharma to Lower Drug Price

    More Than 100 Doctors Tell Big Pharma to Lower Drug Price
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law As drug prices rise, the number of complaints against pharmaceutical companies increase as well. Pressure is being placed on…
  • Aug 3

    What the Health Professional Needs to Know about Search Warrants (Though You Hope You Never Need to Know)

    What the Health Professional Needs to Know about Search Warrants (Though You Hope You Never Need to Know)
    By Vivionne N. Barker, J.D. A search warrant is a court order obtained by prosecutors that gives law enforcement agents the right to enter the premises specifically identified in the warrant for the purpose of seizing any…
  • Jul 30

    Responding to Medicaid Audits - Practical Tip

    Responding to Medicaid Audits - Practical Tip
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law The Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) —Office of Inspector General and Bureau of Medicaid Program…
Rank this Week: 1692

Jacksonville Bankruptcy Lawyer…

Jacksonville Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy and foreclosure issues in Florida. By Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC.

http://www.jacksonvillebankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 4

    How to avoid a short sale deficiency judgment

    How to avoid a short sale deficiency judgment
    A short sale can be a great solution for a homeowner who is having trouble making his or her mortgage payments. A short sale is when a bank agrees to accept a sale price that is less than the full mortgage amount owed in order to avoid…
  • Jul 31

    Can I keep a credit card out of my bankruptcy?

    Can I keep a credit card out of my bankruptcy?
    Another question I get quite frequently from clients considering bankruptcy is whether they can keep a specific credit card or other loan out of their bankruptcy. In today’s world credit cards are a huge part of our daily lives and some…
  • Jul 27

    Credit after Bankruptcy

    Credit after Bankruptcy
    One concern that seems to be unanimous for almost all those who are thinking about filing bankruptcy is when and/or will they be able to use their credit again. Each person’s ability to use their credit after filing bankruptcy depends…
Rank this Week: 1739

Property Insurance Coverage Law…

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Covers property insurance coverage matters. By Merlin Law Group.

http://www.propertyinsurancecoveragelaw.com/
  • Aug 4

    Great News for Florida Policyholders!

    Great News for Florida Policyholders!
    I usually don't cut and paste press releases in their entirety and offer them to our blog readers.  However, I have to make an exception this time.  My good friend, Sha'Ron James, was recently appointed as Florida's Insurance…
  • Aug 4

    Insurance Companies in The Construction Repair and Restoration Busine

    Insurance Companies in The Construction Repair and Restoration Busine
    A recent trend in the property insurance industry is that some companies are buying or making partnerships with insurance repair and restoration companies. They are literally trying to profit from the claim. Yesterday's press release by…
  • Aug 3

    Judge Robert Fall's Impact on Superstorm Sandy Litigation in Ocean County New Jersey

    Judge Robert Fall's Impact on Superstorm Sandy Litigation in Ocean County New Jersey
    Friday was the last day the special Superstorm Sandy docket in Ocean County New Jersey was under the authority of Judge Robert Fall. Anybody writing the history of Superstorm Sandy litigation would be remiss to not credit Judge Fall for…
Rank this Week: 244

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: 1181

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/
  • Aug 4

    Which Boots Do You Like Better?

    Which Boots Do You Like Better?
    Hiking boots made for a therapeutic, challenging week-long hike in order to detach, recharge, and commune with the universe?Or custom-made cowboy boots made for crushing opponents (but also for showing off fancy art in your office)?Listen,…
  • Aug 3

    Mostly False, Mostly Stupid

    Mostly False, Mostly Stupid
    Don't feel bad about your public university education! This is what they're turning out at Harvard.The U.S. Supreme Court holds ultimate sway on the laws of the land, yes? Hold on, Ted Cruz said in an interview about the court’s 5-4…
  • Aug 3

    These Football Players Got Screwed!

    These Football Players Got Screwed!
    The league really needs to do more to protect these players from this kind of fraud:This action stems from a series of allegedly illicit and unauthorized transactions conducted by a now-defunct concierge service organization on behalf of…
Rank this Week: 154

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI, DWI, armed robbery, assault, and gun crimes. By Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 4

    I May Have a Warrant for My Arrest

    I May Have a Warrant for My Arrest
    As a Jacksonville criminal lawyer, I have had many conversations with people who believe they may end up having a warrant issued for their arrest.  Sometimes, this conversation comes after law enforcement has completed an investigation;…
  • Jul 27

    Violating Injunctions for Protection Against Domestic Violence

    Violating Injunctions for Protection Against Domestic Violence
    Violation of injunction for protection against domestic violence is a crime under Florida statute 731.32(4)(a).  For some, it seems ridiculous that an act as harmless as sending flowers or a text message could result in a person being…
  • Jul 7

    Securing Your Gun

    Securing Your Gun
    The second amendment is a staple in American constitutional law.  Gun rights lawyers and other second amendment advocates quote and cite it often.  After America fought and won its independence, our founding fathers knew that an…
Rank this Week: 721

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/
Rank this Week: 1761

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer Blog

Cover Florida probate litigation. By Chepenik & Trushin LLP.

http://www.floridaprobatelitigationlawyer.com/
  • Aug 4

    Six Estate Planning Mistakes Made by High-Net-Worth Individual

    Six Estate Planning Mistakes Made by High-Net-Worth Individual
    A well thought out and thorough estate plan is one of the best things you can leave behind for your loved ones.  Like all others, high net worth individuals should take the process seriously to ensure that their wishes are honored, and…
  • Jul 22

    Create a GRAT Before Interest Rates Rise

    Create a GRAT Before Interest Rates Rise
    Interest rates are currently at an all-time low, making it an imperative time to consider all the potential estate planning options that you may have.  Low interest rates provide an advantageous opportunity to utilize grantor-retained…
  • Jul 9

    Estate Planning Tips for Same-Sex Couples in the Wake of Obergefell

    Estate Planning Tips for Same-Sex Couples in the Wake of Obergefell
    As was recently decided by the United States Supreme Court, same-sex couples can legally wed in every state in the country.  Not only will same-sex couples be able to marry in any state of their choosing, but they are also now afforded…
Rank this Week: 2805

Truck Accident Attorney Blog

Truck Accident Attorney Blog

Covers Personal Injury Law and Truck Accident Law. Published By Greenberg, Stone & Urbano, P.A.

http://www.truckaccidentattorney-blog.com/
  • Aug 4

    DOT’s Requirement to Implement Electronic Logging Devices Should Make Roads Safer

    DOT’s Requirement to Implement Electronic Logging Devices Should Make Roads Safer
    The days of truck drivers keeping dual books and manipulating driver fatigue records are numbered because the Department of Transportation (DOT) is mandating the use of electronic logging devices as part of a final rule set for publication on…
  • Aug 1

    Common Myths about Tractor-Trailer Accident

    Common Myths about Tractor-Trailer Accident
    The massive length and weight of tractor-trailers threatens the safety of others on Florida roadways.  Large commercial trucks are less responsive in emergencies that require sudden braking or evasive driving maneuvers.  The…
  • Jul 29

    2015 Out-Of-Service Orders Attest to Danger Posed by Rogue Commercial Carrier

    2015 Out-Of-Service Orders Attest to Danger Posed by Rogue Commercial Carrier
    The prospect of a rogue trucking company placing a hazardous semi-truck on the road with an unsafe driver behind the wheel seems like a frightening scenario.  However, our truck accident lawyers found a wave of trucking company shutdowns…
Rank this Week: 1986

Southwest Florida Employment Law…

Southwest Florida Employment Law Blog

Covers discrimination, employee benefits, terminations, leave policies, unions, and wages & overtime. By Henderson Franklin.

http://www.swflemploymentlawblog.com/
  • Aug 4

    Suzanne Boy to present at Southwest Florida Symposium on Addiction in the Workplace

    Suzanne Boy to present at Southwest Florida Symposium on Addiction in the Workplace
    Addiction is one of the most prevalent and costly issues affecting businesses today. Yet the strategies employed by most human resource professionals have changed very little since the Drug Free Workplace Act was signed into law in 1988.…
  • Jul 9

    USCIS Proposes E-Verify Enhancement

    USCIS Proposes E-Verify Enhancement
    On June 8, 2015, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services published a Federal Register notice seeking public comments on proposed enhancement to E-Verify. The three proposed enhancements involve the following: Final Nonconfirmation…
  • Jul 1

    Yikes…Uber Drivers are Employees, Not Independent Contractors?

    Yikes…Uber Drivers are Employees, Not Independent Contractors?
    Ronald Reagan famously once said: “The nine most terrifying words in the English language are ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help.'” On January 13, 2015, the State of Florida entered into an agreement…
Rank this Week: 3739

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/
  • Aug 4

    Checklist to Preserve and Enforce Your Lien Right

    Checklist to Preserve and Enforce Your Lien Right
    In an April 9, 2015 post, Scott Beatty gave some great tips to owners on how to avoid paying twice for labor, services, or materials provided on a contraction job. This post looks at another facet of the same issue and provides tips to…
  • Jul 8

    Recent Court Decision Expands Rights of Property Owners in Southwest Florida

    Recent Court Decision Expands Rights of Property Owners in Southwest Florida
    The Second District Court of Appeal, which covers fourteen counties in West Central Florida and Southwest Florida from Pasco County in the north to Collier County in the south, issued a decision in June 2015 that significantly expands the…
  • Jun 23

    Important Reminders Regarding Disclosure

    Important Reminders Regarding Disclosure
    In April of last year, my colleague, David Fowler shared a post about a seller’s obligation in a residential sale to disclose facts or conditions about the property that have a substantial impact on its value or desirability, and that…
Rank this Week: 1972

The Lien Zone Construction Law…

The Lien Zone Construction Law Blog

The Lien Zone is a construction law blog for Florida contractors. It includes forms, infographics, videos and articles.

http://www.thelienzone.com
  • Aug 4

    Is it a crime if a contractor stops working?

    Is it a crime if a contractor stops working?
    Is a contractor who accepts several checks to remodel a duplex guilty of a crime if he deposits the checks but doesn’t finish the work? Is it a crime if a contractor stops working? A contractor who had been found guilty…
  • Jul 28

    Get that Release

    Get that Release
    After a developer and a contractor had completed construction of a condominium building, they were asked back by the association to perform some warranty repairs to the exterior cladding. The building was experiencing water intrusion…
  • Jul 21

    Building with Wood

    Building with Wood
    One of our readers brought something to our attention. He was intrigued with an article in Popular Science magazine describing how multistory buildings can be constructed with cross laminated timbers. With the first in London at 9 stories,…
Rank this Week: 2968

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

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

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 4

    THE PROBATION TRAP

    THE PROBATION TRAP
    We walked the empty hallways of the REGJB Monday, our Allen Edmonds (rubber soles) echoing off of near empty floors. Our tailor made Sam's Suit (from Hong Kong-tell Manu we sent you) flapping in the empty breeze. Our Judges are at a very…
  • Aug 1

    JUDGE THOMAS "TAM" WILSON HAS PASSED AWAY

    JUDGE THOMAS "TAM" WILSON HAS PASSED AWAY
    THE CAPTAIN REPORTS:JUDGE THOMAS "TAM" WILSON HAS PASSED AWAY .........Thomas "Tam" S. Wilson, Jr. was born in Oregon in 1945. He studied at a small private college in Pennsylvania, and did a stint in the Navy, before attending UM…
  • Jul 29

    WELCOME TO FLORIDA. NOW LEAVE

    WELCOME TO FLORIDA. NOW LEAVE
    Message to all attorneys in the other 49 states: Florida doesn't want you. Reciprocity, the comity that states extend to members of the bar: "you let our lawyers in your Bar and we'll let your lawyers in our Bar" doesn't exist in…
Rank this Week: 184

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Published By Greenberg, Stone & Urbano, P.A.

http://www.cruiseshiplawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 4

    Important Information for Passengers Injured During Cruises [Part II]

    Important Information for Passengers Injured During Cruises [Part II]
    This is the second installment of our two-part blog post providing key information that injured cruise line passengers should know about cruise injuries and their legal rights.  Although we have provided a broad range of general…
  • Jul 28

    Important Facts for Passengers Injured During Cruises [Part I]

    Important Facts for Passengers Injured During Cruises [Part I]
    While many families are counting the days until they depart on an exciting cruise, vacations at sea involve exposure to potential hazards that can cause permanent life-altering injuries.  If you suffer a serious injury like paralysis or…
  • Jul 22

    Cruise Ship Accidents Causing Catastrophic Injurie

    Cruise Ship Accidents Causing Catastrophic Injurie
    While most people do not anticipate suffering catastrophic injuries, they are not as rare as you might think.  Federal data reveals that traumatic brain injuries cause 52,000 fatalities and 275,000 injuries per year while another 12,000…
Rank this Week: 962

Florida International Law Blog

Florida International Law Blog

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

http://boyerlawfirmblog.com/
  • Aug 3

    Apply for a B Visa or ESTA Visa Waiver?

    Apply for a B Visa or ESTA Visa Waiver?
    If you plan to come to the United States on a temporary basis, it is important to determine whether you should apply for a B visa or and ESTA visa waiver as soon as possible. A B visa is a temporary visa that allows foreign nationals to…
  • Jul 27

    Best Place to Live in Florida for Foreign Investor

    Best Place to Live in Florida for Foreign Investor
    When applying for an investor’s visa, you are taking on a lot of responsibilities, which is why it is important to find an experienced Florida immigration attorney to assist you through the process. In addition to starting a brand new…
  • Jul 23

    What Constitutes a Contract in Florida?

    What Constitutes a Contract in Florida?
    Contract disputes are very common in Florida civil litigation. Often, one of the first things the parties will dispute over is to whether or not a valid contract existed between them. In order for a legally binding contract to exist, there…
Rank this Week: 1311

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/
  • Aug 3

    Sell Out? Royal Caribbean Executives Sell Stock For Over $14,000,000 After Freedom of the Seas' Fire

    Sell Out? Royal Caribbean Executives Sell Stock For Over $14,000,000 After Freedom of the Seas' Fire
    Yesterday, Royal Caribbean chairman Richard Fain sold 151,032 shares of his cruise line's stock for $13,650,151 at an average price of $90.40 a share. President and Chief Operating Officer Adam Goldstein sold 4,184 shares at at…
  • Aug 1

    Viking Star Stuck in Tallinn

    Viking Star Stuck in Tallinn
    The Viking Star cruise ship operated by Viking Ocean Cruises is stuck in port in Tallinn, Estonia.  A person contacted us and wishes to keep her name anonymous. The cruise ship lost power in an engine three days ago. Passengers are…
  • Aug 1

    Coast Guard Medevacs Passenger From Carnival Miracle

    Coast Guard Medevacs Passenger From Carnival Miracle
    Defense Imagery and Video Distribution Services reports that yesterday  the U.S. Coast Guard medevaced an ill cruise passenger from the Carnival Miracle about 300 miles south of Point Loma, California.  Two MH-60 Jayhawk…
Rank this Week: 130

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Aug 3

    4 Men Saved After Boat Capsized Near Sunshine Skyway Bridge

    4 Men Saved After Boat Capsized Near Sunshine Skyway Bridge
    Four men were rescued on Friday after their boat capsized near the Sunshine Skyway Bridge. A water rescue call came in around 12:52 p.m. for a small boat that had capsized at the bridge, according to St. Petersburg Fire & Rescue.…
  • Jul 23

    Woman, Boy Drown in Separate Swimming Pool Accidents in Tampa Bay

    Woman, Boy Drown in Separate Swimming Pool Accidents in Tampa Bay
    A 49-year-old woman has drowned in a family swimming pool in Clearwater, according to authorities. The woman’s mother found her floating in the backyard pool around 5:30 p.m. Monday, according to reports. Police believe the mother…
  • Jul 22

    Woman Critically Injured in Tampa Jet Ski Accident

    Woman Critically Injured in Tampa Jet Ski Accident
    A woman suffered severe injuries Sunday evening in Tampa in a jet ski crash on the Hillsborough River. The driver of the jet ski lost control after crossing into the wake of a passing boat near the North Boulevard Bridge Sunday evening,…
Rank this Week: 3515

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.citrusinjuryattorney.com/
  • Aug 3

    3 Killed in Lecanto Collision

    3 Killed in Lecanto Collision
    Three people were killed and five seriously injured in a crash in Lecanto last week. According to officials, the two-vehicle crash occurred around 4:37 p.m. near West Grover Cleveland Boulevard and South Lecanto Highway. Three adults died,…
  • Jul 29

    Toddler Drowns in Dunnellon Pond

    Toddler Drowns in Dunnellon Pond
    A 2-year-old boy was found dead Friday after he drowned in a pond in the backyard of a Dunnellon home. According to the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, the boy’s mother and her boyfriend were outside around 1:30 p.m. at a home on…
  • Jul 28

    LG Fined $1.8 MIllion for Faulty Dehumidifier

    LG Fined $1.8 MIllion for Faulty Dehumidifier
    The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission recently issued a press release regarding the $1.825 million civil penalty facing major appliance manufacturer LG. According to the CPSC, LG Electronics Tianjin Appliance Co., Ltd., and LG…
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Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog

Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI offenses in Tampa, Florida. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.tampa-dui-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Aug 3

    Tampa Bay Wrong-Way Driver Facing DUI Charge

    Tampa Bay Wrong-Way Driver Facing DUI Charge
    A wrong-way driver is facing a DUI with property damage charge after he was involved in a crash on Bearss Avenue early Thursday morning. Deputies believe the 45-year-old was traveling eastbound on Bearss Avenue in the westbound lane of…
  • Jul 18

    Denver Nuggets Ty Lawson Charged with DUI

    Denver Nuggets Ty Lawson Charged with DUI
    Denver Nuggets star Ty Lawson was arrested for DUI in Los Angeles Tuesday night making this his second DUI arrest this year. Lawson was apparently pulled over by CHP for speeding on the 101 Freeway early Tuesday morning. Officers allege he…
  • Jul 2

    DUIs on the Fourth of July

    DUIs on the Fourth of July
    The Fourth of July is just days away and people all over Tampa Bay will be planning to attend various celebrations, or perhaps planning one of their own. As is the case with other holidays, Fourth of July festivities often involve the…
Rank this Week: 687

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.browardinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 3

    NTSB Releases Report on Fatal I-75 Crash

    NTSB Releases Report on Fatal I-75 Crash
    The National Transportation Safety Board has completed a report following a fatal tractor-trailer crash in June that happened in Tennessee, but could just as easily have happened in Florida. The driver was contracted to transport a…
  • Jul 29

    Sanders v. Sears-Page: Court Orders New Car Accident Trial

    Sanders v. Sears-Page: Court Orders New Car Accident Trial
    The majority of car accident lawsuits are settled outside of court, prior to the trial phase. However, the personal injury lawyer you choose to handle your case should have ample trial experience. Some cases are best resolved at that level,…
  • Jul 25

    Widespread Vehicle Defects Galvanize Government Regulator

    Widespread Vehicle Defects Galvanize Government Regulator
    For years, it seemed as if the officials with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration were asleep at the wheel. The agency was slammed by members of Congress during hearings on Capitol Hill in which lawmakers criticized the…
Rank this Week: 3790

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

Covers Class III weapons topics for all of the 50 states. By Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC.

http://www.guntrustlawyer.com/
  • Aug 3

    Gun Trust and Foreiture of Weapons under Protest

    Gun Trust and Foreiture of Weapons under Protest
    The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have recently decided to re-classify parachute flares and 40mm chalk rounds as explosives and begun the confiscation process. Those in the gun industry feel this ruling could soon be…
  • Jul 10

    Can I bring a firearm into a Hospital in Florida?

    Can I bring a firearm into a Hospital in Florida?
    As a gun trust attorney it is my duty to keep up with the latest gun laws throughout the country and clients are often surprised how different the laws can vary state to state.  I was recently asked by a client if someone with a valid…
  • Jun 29

    Can I carry a concealed firearm to church?

    Can I carry a concealed firearm to church?
    With the recent church shooting in Charleston, our office has received many questions asking if it is legal to carry a concealed weapon to church with a CWL, or concealed weapons license. Currently, there are no laws in Florida that forbid…
Rank this Week: 2409

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

By Alan Robert Burton.

http://www.bocaratondivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 3

    Mental Capacity Issues in Florida Family Law Case

    Mental Capacity Issues in Florida Family Law Case
    Mental incapacity plays an important role in many different family law matters. Cases alleging mental incapacity of one of the spouses can become complicated and adversarial. Because you cannot actually get into someone’s head and know…
  • Jul 28

    Divorce Rate Falls in Florida

    Divorce Rate Falls in Florida
    The Florida Department of Health released information recently indicating that, while the marriage rate in Florida is rising, the divorce rate fell to the lowest it has been in decades. Per every 100 marriages, there were 54 divorces…
  • Jul 18

    Music Producer Timbaland Faces Many Divorce Issue

    Music Producer Timbaland Faces Many Divorce Issue
    Celebrity divorces can be difficult, not only because of extensive media coverage but also because one or both of the spouses may have a significant amount of wealth. In one recent divorce, a wife is attempting to obtain a large portion of…
Rank this Week: 4885

Clearwater Criminal Defense…

Clearwater Criminal Defense Attorney

Covers Florida criminal law. By Robert Hambrick.

http://notguiltyflorida.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 3808

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers Jacksonville criminal law and criminal defense issues. By The Mussallem Law Firm, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenseattorney-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 685

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.injury-lawyer-florida.com/
  • Aug 3

    FSU Study: Phone Alerts as Distracting as Actually Messaging

    FSU Study: Phone Alerts as Distracting as Actually Messaging
    It’s well known that sending and reading text messages while driving is a danger. So too is talking on the phone, even with a hands-free model. But now, a new study by researchers at Florida State University reveals there is another…
  • Aug 2

    Injury to Sports Fan Prompts Lawsuit Seeking Better Stadium Protection

    Injury to Sports Fan Prompts Lawsuit Seeking Better Stadium Protection
    When it comes to baseball and other spectator sports, courts have generally held that stadium owners have only a limited duty to protect vulnerable sections of fans from flying balls, bats, pucks or other game-related objects. For the most…
  • Aug 1

    Kimminau v. City of Hastings – Government Liability for Roadway Cleanup

    Kimminau v. City of Hastings – Government Liability for Roadway Cleanup
    When a crash occurs on government roads, it is the duty of government authorities to close the roadway in a timely manner until debris has been cleared and the site is safe for traffic. Once the roadway has been cleared for resumed traffic by…
Rank this Week: 1609

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI and traffic tickets. By Leifert & Leifert.

http://www.florida-criminal-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Aug 3

    South Florida Boy Charged with Manslaughter in Friend's Accidental Shooting Death

    South Florida Boy Charged with Manslaughter in Friend's Accidental Shooting Death
    It just can't be said too many times: guns are not toys. As our West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale juvenile defense lawyers know, firearms can be deadly, and they present a danger to anyone living in or visiting a home in which a firearm is…
  • Aug 1

    Ten Pounds of Meth, Disguised as Candy, Seized in Broward

    Ten Pounds of Meth, Disguised as Candy, Seized in Broward
    Candy can definitely give you a sugar rush, but as our Delray Beach and Fort Lauderdale drug crime defense attorneys can imagine, it's nothing like the manic rush initiated by consuming methamphetamine, an extremely addictive and highly…
  • Jul 24

    Accident or Child Neglect in Child's Hot Car Death?

    Accident or Child Neglect in Child's Hot Car Death?
    Our Delray Beach and Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyers at the Law Offices of Leifert & Leifert know that terrible things happen in life and, sometimes, nobody is legally to blame. For example, earlier this month, a baby in…
Rank this Week: 2346

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

By James O. Cunningham.

http://www.cunninghampilaw.com/blog/
  • Aug 3

    Lecanto Accident Monday Evening Involves Several Injurie

    Lecanto Accident Monday Evening Involves Several Injurie
    Kayla Wood, a 22-year-old mother from Inverness, was travelling eastbound on West Grover Cleveland Boulevard, with her boyfriend, 22-year-old Tydree Barrow, and their two young daughters when she crossed the center line and was struck by an…
  • Aug 3

    Two Deaths In Pine Island Road Accident

    Two Deaths In Pine Island Road Accident
    A man and a woman have died in connection with an overnight crash early Thursday morning in Plantation, Florida. According to authorities, the pair was travelling in a pickup truck northbound on Pine Island Road, when they hit a light pole. …
  • Aug 3

    Florida Cyclist Identified in Friday Morning’s Accident

    Florida Cyclist Identified in Friday Morning’s Accident
    A Tallahassee man was struck while riding his bicycle early Friday morning on North Monroe Street. The victim has been identified as Scott T. Dewert of Tallahassee, Florida. Dewert was riding on the shoulder along North Monroe when a Nissan…
Rank this Week: 1827

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/
  • Aug 3

    Lecanto Accident Monday Evening Involves Several Injurie

    Lecanto Accident Monday Evening Involves Several Injurie
    Kayla Wood, a 22-year-old mother from Inverness, was travelling eastbound on West Grover Cleveland Boulevard, with her boyfriend, 22-year-old Tydree Barrow, and their two young daughters when she crossed the center line and was struck by an…
  • Aug 3

    Two Deaths In Pine Island Road Accident

    Two Deaths In Pine Island Road Accident
    A man and a woman have died in connection with an overnight crash early Thursday morning in Plantation, Florida. According to authorities, the pair was travelling in a pickup truck northbound on Pine Island Road, when they hit a light pole. …
  • Aug 3

    Florida Cyclist Identified in Friday Morning’s Accident

    Florida Cyclist Identified in Friday Morning’s Accident
    A Tallahassee man was struck while riding his bicycle early Friday morning on North Monroe Street. The victim has been identified as Scott T. Dewert of Tallahassee, Florida. Dewert was riding on the shoulder along North Monroe when a Nissan…
Rank this Week: 3625

Maritime & Cruise Ship Accident…

Maritime & Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

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

http://news.injuryattorneyfla.com/
  • Aug 3

    Criminal Acts at Sea

    Criminal Acts at Sea
    Cruise ships are not always about welcome drinks, sundecks, and romantic dinners under the moonlit night. There are, unfortunately, many serious crimes that can occur on board a cruise ship, no matter how secure you think you may be. Petty…
  • Jul 28

    Cruise Ship Injuries Can Happen Any Time

    Cruise Ship Injuries Can Happen Any Time
    Cruise ship accidents can happen anytime, anywhere, without any prior warning whatsoever. Take, for example, the recent incident involving the Royal Winner Princess II party cruise ship, which hit the Carolina Beach Wildlife Fishing Pier on…
  • Jul 20

    Understanding the Jones Act and Your Legal Rights if Injured at Sea

    Understanding the Jones Act and Your Legal Rights if Injured at Sea
    The Merchant Marine Act of 1920, popularly dubbed as the Jones Act, is a federal law that aims to protect the rights of seamen in cases of on-board accidents or death. Pursuant to the Jones Act, compensation can be claimed by a workman…
Rank this Week: 2466

Psychology of Law and Criminal…

Psychology of Law and Criminal Behavior

By Kenneth Padowitz.

http://www.psychology-criminalbehavior-law.com/
  • Aug 3

    Arguably Minor Misconducts That Were Given Major Punishment

    Arguably Minor Misconducts That Were Given Major Punishment
    The Strive for Fair Punishment There was a young man named Tony. At the age of 18, he met and fell in love with a girl whom his friends also knew. While they became really close, it did not occur to him to ask about her age. Their…
  • Jul 29

    Ex-Criminals as Counselors?

    Ex-Criminals as Counselors?
    An irresponsible person can attempt to counsel another person on how to be responsible; but this just isn’t likely to end up successfully. How can anyone teach someone to be something if that person doesn’t even practice what he…
  • Jul 27

    Emotional Extremes Of A Criminal Not Necessarily An Emotional Disorder

    Emotional Extremes Of A Criminal Not Necessarily An Emotional Disorder
    A lot of criminals or social offenders are characterized by quick changes in their moods, from extremely high to extremely low. These changes in moods can happen frequently — even within a single day of a criminal’s life. He or…
Rank this Week: 2114

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/
  • Aug 3

    How Negligent Security Can Form the Basis for a Personal Injury Case

    How Negligent Security Can Form the Basis for a Personal Injury Case
    You are walking to your car from the shopping mall in your neighborhood. You are attacked by an individual, despite the presence of security cameras surrounding the mall and the presence of a security officer supposedly patrolling the…
  • Jul 28

    Understanding Comparative Negligence for Your Miami Auto Accident Case

    Understanding Comparative Negligence for Your Miami Auto Accident Case
      When someone gets involved in an auto accident and suffers an injury, whether in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, or any other area of Florida, they usually want the driver that hit them to be held responsible and cover their medical…
  • Jul 20

    Why You Should Hire a Miami Motorcycle Accident Injury Lawyer

    Why You Should Hire a Miami Motorcycle Accident Injury Lawyer
    The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) and University of South Florida report that motorcycle accident injuries have increased by 50 percent and motorcycle fatalities have increased by almost 90 percent during the past decade.…
Rank this Week: 2033

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

Covers personal injury law. By the Law Offices of Aronberg & Aronberg.

http://aronberglaw.com/blog
  • Aug 3

    Golf Carts: Unexpected Dangers & Liabilitie

    Golf Carts: Unexpected Dangers & Liabilitie
    We all know that golf carts are common on modern-day golf courses. And, as you might imagine, they are particularly ever-present in South Florida, home to many senior living villages and retirement communities, where residents use golf carts…
  • Jul 30

    The Benefits of Drinking (Water) While Driving

    The Benefits of Drinking (Water) While Driving
    As our Delray Beach personal injury lawyers know, most people are familiar with the saying, “don’t drink and drive.” While this is correct when it’s referring to driving while intoxicated, there are benefits to…
  • Jul 27

    Boca Raton Sued After Police Shoot and Kill FAU Student

    Boca Raton Sued After Police Shoot and Kill FAU Student
    Fatal encounters between civilians and police officers have been receiving a lot of attention as of late. All across the country, it seems, individuals are finding themselves in stand-offs with law enforcement officers – and continually…
Rank this Week: 3709

Federal Whistleblower Lawyers Blog

Federal Whistleblower Lawyers Blog

Covers qui tam and employment law. By The Whistleblower Law Firm.

http://www.federalwhistleblowerlawyersblog.com/
  • Aug 3

    Nuclear Industry Whistleblower

    Nuclear Industry Whistleblower
    If you are a nuclear employee and have knowledge about a company violating safety laws and regulations, it is vital to consult a reputable whistleblower attorney who can assess the merits of your case. This is a serious matter of public…
  • Jul 29

    $75.5 Million Settlement Reached to Resolve Fraudulent Sale of Software Case

    $75.5 Million Settlement Reached to Resolve Fraudulent Sale of Software Case
    Government contracts can be extremely lucrative deals for businesses. Companies providing goods and services to the government have to adhere to certain legal guidelines. Failure to follow such guidelines can constitute fraud against the…
  • Jul 22

    Ambulance Fraud

    Ambulance Fraud
    Do you have knowledge of an ambulance company submitting false claims to the government? If so, it is important to consult an experienced whistleblower attorney who can assess the merits of your case. When an ambulance company submits false…
Rank this Week: 2107

Nursing Law Blog

Nursing Law Blog

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

http://nursinglawblog.wordpress.com/
  • Aug 3

    South Florida Nursing Home Chain to Pay $17M in Whistleblower Suit

    South Florida Nursing Home Chain to Pay $17M in Whistleblower Suit
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law A Miami-based nursing home chain has agreed to pay a record $17 million to settle a False Claims Act suit that was brought … Continue…
  • May 6

    The American Nurses Association Breathes New Life Into The Nursing Code of Ethics For 2015

    The American Nurses Association Breathes New Life Into The Nursing Code of Ethics For 2015
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On a daily basis, the average nurse uses knowledge, training and ethical standards to make vital decisions regarding patient health. Nurses are…
  • Feb 17

    Crack Down on Unlicensed Practice of Nursing by Florida Department of Health

    Crack Down on Unlicensed Practice of Nursing by Florida Department of Health
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida in Health Law The Florida Department of Health (DOH) recently made a presentation regarding its increased investigation and prosecution of the unlicensed practice of…
Rank this Week: 2202

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: 2724