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Disability Insurance Claims Law…

Disability Insurance Claims Law Blog

Discusses short-term and long-term disability cases. By Dell & Schaefer.

http://www.disabilitylawblog.com/
  • Jul 29

    Who Pays Your Disability Insurance Premiums Matter

    Who Pays Your Disability Insurance Premiums Matter
    Watch disability attorneys Gregory Dell and Cesar Gavidia discuss the way an insured chooses to pay their premiums has an impact on the taxability of their benefits when filling a claim.… Continue Reading
  • Jul 23

    When do I need to file an ERISA lawsuit?

    When do I need to file an ERISA lawsuit?
    Watch attorneys Gregory Dell and Alex Palamara to learn about the deadline for filing an ERISA lawsuit.… Continue Reading
  • Jul 20

    I am collecting unemployment benefits. Can I collect disability insurance benefits too?

    I am collecting unemployment benefits. Can I collect disability insurance benefits too?
    Disability attorneys Gregory Dell & Cesar Gavidia discuss how challenging it is for a disabled claimant to obtain disability benefits when they are receiving or have received unemployment benefits.… Continue Reading
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Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers automobile accidents, class actions, products liability, workers compensation and other personal injury topics. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridainjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 29

    Anesthesia Malpractice: Could You Be at Risk?

    Anesthesia Malpractice: Could You Be at Risk?
    If you are having surgery or certain types of medical procedures, an anesthesiologist will be an important part of your medical team. The anesthesiologist is responsible for ensuring that the patient enters a medical state known as…
  • Jul 24

    Hip Implant Injurie

    Hip Implant Injurie
    Hip joint damage can happen to people of all ages, but often affects those who are middle aged or elderly. When this type of damage happens, patients may experience pain and decreased mobility. Some are given medication or walking aids to…
  • Jul 22

    Social Security Disability Claims in Miami, Hollywood, and Other Florida Citie

    Social Security Disability Claims in Miami, Hollywood, and Other Florida Citie
    Have you suffered a disability or serious illness on the job in Miami, Hollywood, or your Florida community? You may be covered by benefit programs that are designed to help you. One of the most common sources of benefits in this type of…
Rank this Week: 1649

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident…

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury and accidents. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.fortlauderdalecaraccidentattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 29

    De Los Santos v. Brink – Vicarious Liability Limited to $600,000 in Florida Crash Case

    De Los Santos v. Brink – Vicarious Liability Limited to $600,000 in Florida Crash Case
    A car accident that resulted in severe head injuries to one man resulted in a liability verdict of $25 million at trial. However, because of comparative negligence, collateral source set-offs and taxable costs, the final judgment was for…
  • Jul 24

    Drunk Driving Tackled by Government Tech Researcher

    Drunk Driving Tackled by Government Tech Researcher
    Ignition interlock technology has rapidly gained popularity within court systems nationwide as a way to hold convicted drunk drivers accountable when they are once again granted driving privileges. But government researchers want to take it a…
  • Jul 19

    Zaldivar v. Prickett – Vicarious Liability, Negligent Entrustment

    Zaldivar v. Prickett – Vicarious Liability, Negligent Entrustment
    The recent case of Zaldivar v. Prickett, before the Georgia Supreme Court, dealt with issues of vicarious liability and negligent entrustment as they relate to car accident litigation. Vicarious liability is a kind of strict, secondary…
Rank this Week: 1125

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/
  • Jul 29

    Assisted Living Facility owner arrested for patient theft!

    Assisted Living Facility owner arrested for patient theft!
    A breaking story from BayNews9.  The suspect is innocent until proven guilty but if true, this is a horrendous crime.  People in a position of trust need to be held accountable for taking advantage of the elderly and others who can…
  • Jul 20

    DUI manslaughter convictions in Florida bring wide range of penaltie

    DUI manslaughter convictions in Florida bring wide range of penaltie
    In a previous blog, we had written about a Florida woman who was texting as she ran a red light, causing a fatal automobile accident. She was charged with DUI manslaughter as a result of her actions. Coming on the heels of this, the Miami…
  • Jul 15

    Suspects captured in Bradenton homicide

    Suspects captured in Bradenton homicide
    A quick blurb from a BayNews9 article about a local crime that shocked the community. Three suspects are now in custody in a killing where there is more then meets the eye... Bradenton police have arrested three suspects in last weeks…
Rank this Week: 590

Federal Whistleblower Lawyers Blog

Federal Whistleblower Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.federalwhistleblowerlawyersblog.com/
  • 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…
  • Jul 15

    SEC Awards Whistleblower Maximum Possible Compensation in First Retaliation Case

    SEC Awards Whistleblower Maximum Possible Compensation in First Retaliation Case
    Earlier this year, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced a maximum whistleblower amount of 30 percent in the amount of $600,000. The whistleblower was given the award for providing vital original information that formed the…
Rank this Week: 2352

Givens Law Group Family Law Blog

Givens Law Group Family Law Blog

Covers all aspects of Family Law in Florida.

http://www.familylawfirmflorida.com/Blog_System/Recent_Blog_Posts/RSS.xml
  • Jul 29

    Can a Nonmarital Asset become Marital?

    Can a Nonmarital Asset become Marital?
    What happens when one spouse comes to the marriage with a nonmarital asset, and then that asset increases in value? Does it become a marital asset? The court in Herrera v. Herrera, 895 So.2s 1171, answered this question. In the Herrera…
  • Jul 22

    Am I entitled to property owned in my spouse's name?

    Am I entitled to property owned in my spouse's name?
    The answer to the question posed in the title to this post depends on when the property was acquired. If an asset was acquired during the marriage, it is the marital property of both parties, regardless of which spouse has the ownership…
  • Jul 15

    Dissipation of Asset

    Dissipation of Asset
    In divorce cases there is a concept called “dissipation.” Dissipation is essentially depletion of a marital asset by “misconduct.” If a party in a family law case is found to have dissipated an asset, the asset…
Rank this Week: 5073

South Florida Injury Attorneys…

South Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers injury law. By Frankl & Kominsky, P.A.

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2482

Pearson Bitman Blog

Pearson Bitman Blog

Covers the representation of people injured in automobile accidents, trip and fall incidents, theme park injuries, medical negligence and nursing home negligence, among others.

http://accidentlaworlando.com/blog/
  • Jul 29

    Evaluating How Much Your Personal Injury Case is Worth

    Evaluating How Much Your Personal Injury Case is Worth
    The first question clients always ask their attorney when filing a personal injury lawsuit is “How much is my case worth?” Legally, the answer involves the definition of “damages,” or the total amount the injury has…
  • Jul 22

    You Were a Passenger in a Car Accident, Now What?

    You Were a Passenger in a Car Accident, Now What?
    If you were injured as a passenger in a car accident, you might not know what to do or where to turn next. At the same time that you are trying to recover from your injuries, you are struggling to … Continued The post You Were a…
  • Jul 15

    Why Does Summertime Mean More Car Accidents?

    Why Does Summertime Mean More Car Accidents?
    A 2012 document published by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reveals that over 460,000 traffic accidents happened in Florida, an average of 765 vehicle accidents each day. Compounding this dismal fact is more data…
Rank this Week: 1506

Psychology of Law and Criminal…

Psychology of Law and Criminal Behavior

By Kenneth Padowitz.

http://www.psychology-criminalbehavior-law.com/
  • 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…
  • Apr 29

    Cultural Influence On Crime

    Cultural Influence On Crime
    One can take many different stances when asked to determine the causes of criminal activity. One area of research that has been gaining popularity views crime as a product of the culture or subculture to which one belongs, rather than…
Rank this Week: 2301

Searcy Mass Tort

Searcy Mass Tort

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

http://www.searcymasstort.com/blog/
  • Jul 29

    Punitive Damages Claim to Proceed Against Boston Scientific

    Punitive Damages Claim to Proceed Against Boston Scientific
    On February 23, 2010, Sharon Pelkey was implanted with the Advantage Fit System to treat her stress urinary incontinence. The surgery was performed by Dr. James Hamilton and took place in a hospital in Kilmarnock, Virginia. Ms. Pelkey has…
  • Jul 27

    Zofran’s Manufacturer Accused of Marketing Zofran as Morning Sickness Cure

    Zofran’s Manufacturer Accused of Marketing Zofran as Morning Sickness Cure
    Zofran, the brand-name of ondansetron, is an anti-nausea medication made by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). In 1991, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved it for chemotherapy and surgery patients with severe nausea and vomiting. However, it…
  • Jul 22

    Lawsuits Filed Against the Maker of Invokana

    Lawsuits Filed Against the Maker of Invokana
    Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the U.S. Invokana (canagliflozin) is a diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels. Canagliflozin works by helping the kidneys clean glucose from your bloodstream. The most serious…
Rank this Week: 1536

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers auto accidents and consumer product recalls. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 29

    FL 4th DCA Finds Non-Economic Damage Caps in Medical Malpractice Litigation Unconstitutional

    FL 4th DCA Finds Non-Economic Damage Caps in Medical Malpractice Litigation Unconstitutional
    Last year, the Florida Supreme Court took on the issue of caps on non-economic damages in medical malpractice wrongful death cases. The court ruled in Estate of McCall v. United States that capping damages in these cases was unconstitutional.…
  • Jul 22

    Navarrete v. Meyer – Liability of Passenger for Fatal Crash

    Navarrete v. Meyer – Liability of Passenger for Fatal Crash
    In many auto accidents resulting in injury, it is not only the driver and/or his insurance company that may be held liable for damages. Sometimes, the owner of a vehicle (if different from the driver) can be held responsible, through a…
  • Jul 15

    Key West to Settle Trip-and-Fall Lawsuit for $30k

    Key West to Settle Trip-and-Fall Lawsuit for $30k
    In 2014, Florida broke the record for the most tourists ever – more than 97 million for the year. Many hotels reported that for the first time in a long time (and for some, ever), occupancy rates exceeded 70 percent on a steady basis.…
Rank this Week: 4239

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Covers cruise ship injuries, illnesses and accidents.

http://cruiselawyers.com/blog/
  • Jul 29

    2 Crew Members Hurt in Cruise Ship Lifeboat Accident

    2 Crew Members Hurt in Cruise Ship Lifeboat Accident
    According to a report by KHON2 in Hawaii yesterday (July 28, 2015) “two men were hurt while lowering a lifeboat from the ship when the lines gave way”. The accident happened on Norwegian Cruise Line’s Pride of America…
  • Jul 27

    Concerns from Injured Passengers and Crew

    Concerns from Injured Passengers and Crew
    Our cruise injury law firm is contacted each week by both passengers and crew members who have suffered injuries. Some of these injuries are caused simply by accidents. Some are caused due to the negligence or lack of care on part of the…
  • Jul 24

    Fire, Rape and Assault: Another Crazy Week for the Cruise Industry

    Fire, Rape and Assault: Another Crazy Week for the Cruise Industry
    Another interesting week has passed with the cruise line industry seeing a wide ranges of incidents across multiple cruise lines. Fire on a Royal Caribbean ship. Rape on a Celebrity Cruise. And a crew member on crew member sexual assault on…
Rank this Week: 1493

Florida Securities Fraud Lawyer…

Florida Securities Fraud Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.floridasecuritiesfraudlawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 29

    Reverse Mortgages: What You Need to Know

    Reverse Mortgages: What You Need to Know
    The TV is full of upbeat ads pitching reverse mortgages as an easy, cost–free way to generate income.  What many ads don’t say, is that reverse mortgages come with risk, including the risk of foreclosure. A reverse mortgage…
  • May 28

    FIFA Officials Indicted for Racketeering and Fraud

    FIFA Officials Indicted for Racketeering and Fraud
    The Department of Justice announced that high-ranking officials of the governing body for soccer worldwide – referred to as “football” outside of the United States – the Fédération Internationale de…
  • May 12

    SEC Sues Retirement Planners who Sold Life Settlement

    SEC Sues Retirement Planners who Sold Life Settlement
    According to the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), it has filed suit against a Texas retirement planning firm and its principals in connection with their practices in the sales of life settlement investments.  The…
Rank this Week: 489

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.browardinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • 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…
  • Jul 20

    Report: Emergency Responders Have High Rate of Driver Distraction

    Report: Emergency Responders Have High Rate of Driver Distraction
    Distraction is a problem for all drivers. Whether it's a vibrating cell phone or children in the back seat - there is constant competition for our attention at all times, even behind the wheel. But a recent news investigation reveals South…
Rank this Week: 3230

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/
  • 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…
  • Jul 23

    Black Box Data: Smoking Gun in Trucking Accident Litigation

    Black Box Data: Smoking Gun in Trucking Accident Litigation
    When passenger vehicles collide with large commercial trucks, the probability of occupants in the passenger car, truck or SUV suffer significant injury is much higher than in collisions involving two passenger vehicles.  Our Miami truck…
  • Jul 21

    Lack of Pre-Hiring Screening Constitutes Basis of Liability for Trucking Companie

    Lack of Pre-Hiring Screening Constitutes Basis of Liability for Trucking Companie
    Trucking companies can mitigate the risk of fines, litigation costs, and personal injury or wrongful death damages by conducting a proper background investigation of potential new hires. Despite these financial benefits, many commercial…
Rank this Week: 3320

False Claims Act & Qui Tam Law

False Claims Act & Qui Tam Law

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

http://www.falseclaimsactlawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3252

Rubin on Tax

Rubin on Tax

Covers tax and legal issues relating to federal and Florida tax, estate planning, probate, and business matters. By Charles Rubin.

http://rubinontax.floridatax.com/
  • Jul 28

    Tax Court Voids Portion of Code Section 482 Cost Sharing Regulation

    Tax Court Voids Portion of Code Section 482 Cost Sharing Regulation
    There are tax advantages for U.S. taxpayers to jointly develop intangible personal property with related non-U.S. entities. For an overview, see my prior post here. Treasury Regulations provide detailed guidance on what costs must be shared…
  • Jul 25

    No Need to File §83(b) Election with Tax Return

    No Need to File §83(b) Election with Tax Return
    Not a big item, but a helpful one – under proposed regulations a taxpayer need no longer file a copy of their Code §83(b) election with their income tax return for the year of the election. Normally under Code §83, a taxpayer…
  • Jul 22

    Applicable Federal Rates - August 2015

    Applicable Federal Rates - August 2015
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Rank this Week: 2583

Hernando County Injury Attorney…

Hernando County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.hernandoinjuryattorney.com/
  • Jul 28

    5 Killed, 2 Seriously Injured in Box Truck Crash in Brooksville

    5 Killed, 2 Seriously Injured in Box Truck Crash in Brooksville
    Five people were killed, and two others were seriously harmed in a crash in Hernando County Monday morning. The accident occurred around 10:30 a.m. at the intersection of Citrus Way and Ponce De Leon Boulevard in Brooksville. According to the…
  • Jul 22

    Spring Hill Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

    Spring Hill Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash
    A 24-year-old Spring Hill man was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday evening on Spring Hill Drive. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the man was riding east on Spring Hill Drive around 5:30 p.m. and made several lane changes. The…
  • Jul 15

    Woman Killed in Crash with Semi in Spring Hill

    Woman Killed in Crash with Semi in Spring Hill
    A 29-year-old woman was killed an early morning crash involving a semi Monday in Spring Hill. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the woman was driving a 2014 Jeep Patriot SUV southbound on U.S. 19 approaching Toucan Trail just before 1…
Rank this Week: 3688

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.floridapersonalinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Carnival Cruise Lines in Hot Water over ADA Compliance

    Carnival Cruise Lines in Hot Water over ADA Compliance
    The U.S. Justice Department announced Thursday that Cruise giant Carnival Corp. will pay more than $400,000 in penalties and damages as part of a settlement over alleged violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The parent company of…
  • Jul 27

    Court Agrees to Hear Appeal in Hospital PIP Lawsuit

    Court Agrees to Hear Appeal in Hospital PIP Lawsuit
    A federal court has agreed to hear an appeal on whether drivers in Palm Beach County and across Florida should be granted class-action status in their claim that HCA hospitals, including JFK Medical Center in Atlantis, are severely…
  • Jul 20

    Voluntary Recalls & What They Mean

    Voluntary Recalls & What They Mean
    When the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission finds fault or a potential for danger in a certain product, they have the authority to request a product recall. A product recall is a government issued request to return a defective product to…
Rank this Week: 4160

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers injury law. By Law Offices of Robert Dixon.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyerblawg.com/
  • Jul 28

    Roller Skate and Skateboard Accidents in Florida

    Roller Skate and Skateboard Accidents in Florida
    Florida weather lends itself to many outdoor activities almost all year round, including roller skating and skateboarding. While these activities offer a thrill, roller skating and skateboarding accidents can lead to serious injuries. Even…
  • Jul 28

    Airbag Accidents in Florida

    Airbag Accidents in Florida
    If you’ve been involved in a serious car wreck in Florida, you understand how terrifying it can be when the airbags deploy. While airbags are designed to protect individuals in the event of an accident, they often injure and in some…
  • Jul 28

    Birth Injuries in Florida

    Birth Injuries in Florida
    During the labor and birth process, a baby needs proper medical attention so that everything goes smoothly. When mistakes are made, the consequences can be shattering. If you suspect that a medical professional caused your baby’s…
Rank this Week: 2477

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Features intellectual property news and updates.

http://500law.com/blog/
  • Jul 28

    U.S. Copyright Office proposes changes to Copyright Act

    U.S. Copyright Office proposes changes to Copyright Act
    Recently, the United States Copyright Office issued a report regarding proposed changes to the Copyright Act in relation to Orphan Works and Mass Digitization.[1] The term Orphan Works refers to works where the copyright owner cannot be…
  • Jul 27

    Laches or delay in filing a lawsuit in the context of Intellectual Property law

    Laches or delay in filing a lawsuit in the context of Intellectual Property law
    The legal term Laches is often used to describe a potential defense that a person being sued can assert. Laches encompasses the situation where a Plaintiff has delayed in bringing a lawsuit for an unreasonably long period of time. In some…
  • Jul 21

    Short Circuit: Payday for Infringer

    Short Circuit: Payday for Infringer
    In 1996, an amateur artist named Frederick Bouchat designed a logo for the Baltimore Ravens that the club later adopted as a team symbol without his awareness.  The infringing symbol then appeared on Ravens merchandise sold at home…
Rank this Week: 4665

New Miami Blog

New Miami Blog

Focuses on including international arbitration, real estate investment and land development, financing, foreign investment and tax, Miami’s new zoning code (Miami 21), public-private partnerships, hospitality, and construction in Miami, Florida. By Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP.

http://www.newmiamiblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    New Spanish Language Blog Captures Essence of “New Miami”

    New Spanish Language Blog Captures Essence of “New Miami”
    Bilzin Sumberg has launched Nuevo Miami, a Spanish language publication of the New Miami blog. Nuevo Miami focuses on sharing ground-level insights about the gateway city’s continually growing opportunities for foreign investors and…
  • Jul 20

    Hostel Takeover: Part One

    Hostel Takeover: Part One
    On our New Miami blog we often talk about Miami’s role as a trendsetting market for the hospitality industry. Over the last few years, Miami has been a popular launching point for luxury brands, such as The Thompson Miami Beach, Ian…
  • Jul 14

    Miami-Dade County Proposed Budget Confirms Dedication To P3

    Miami-Dade County Proposed Budget Confirms Dedication To P3
    Last week Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez introduced the County’s FY 2015-16 Proposed Budget and Multi-Year Capital Plan. A review of the budget’s line items confirms the County’s dedication to the use of…
Rank this Week: 3605

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.miamiinjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Fiat Chrysler Safety Recalls: U.S. DOT Announces Fiat Chrysler Enforcement Action

    Fiat Chrysler Safety Recalls: U.S. DOT Announces Fiat Chrysler Enforcement Action
    Last week, Fiat Chrysler announced a voluntary recall of approximately 1.4 million vehicles in response to an incident earlier in the week in which hackers demonstrated that they could take control of one of the company’s cars using the…
  • Jul 23

    Royal Caribbean’s “Freedom of the Seas” Catches Fire in Jamaica

    Royal Caribbean’s “Freedom of the Seas” Catches Fire in Jamaica
    July is one of the most preferred months for cruising the Caribbean, as the prices are surprisingly low, the traffic has thinned out and the islands are peaceful. These might have been the reasons for which 4,454 passengers decided to aboard…
  • Jul 15

    Check your Airbags! FL Drivers are the Most at Risk by the Takata Airbag Recall

    Check your Airbags! FL Drivers are the Most at Risk by the Takata Airbag Recall
    “Check your airbags”, was the message given by Mark Rosekind, the head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration at a news conference last Tuesday. According to Rosekind, Florida drivers are particularly at risk from…
Rank this Week: 3411

Florida Real Estate Lawyer Blog

Florida Real Estate Lawyer Blog

Covers real estate law, commercial leasing and real estate development. By Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La Torre, Mars & Sobel.

http://www.floridarealestatelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1676

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

By Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La Torre, Mars & Sobel, P.A.

http://www.floridahoalawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1096

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers brain and other catastrophic injuries . By Leesfield Scolaro.

http://www.floridainjurylawyer-blawg.com/
  • Jul 28

    Social Media's Impact on Personal Injury Cases by Daniel L. Diaz-Balart

    Social Media's Impact on Personal Injury Cases by Daniel L. Diaz-Balart
    Find this article written for and published in the Daily Business Review. Lawyers who fail to utilize social media's increased role in the legal profession, or who fail to properly anticipate how it may come up in litigation, do so at their…
  • Jul 17

    GoFundMe as an alternative to predatory Lawsuit Loan

    GoFundMe as an alternative to predatory Lawsuit Loan
    With the development over the past few years of online crowd funding, websites like GoFundMe have gained in popularity at an exponential rate. Since its inception, GoFundMe claims to have raised over $1.2 billion through its website. Quite…
  • Jul 15

    Life-threatening injuries to bicycle accident victim in Fort Lauderdale

    Life-threatening injuries to bicycle accident victim in Fort Lauderdale
    On Monday, Colleen Berzok was riding her bicycle near the Sunrise Boulevard bridge in Fort Lauderdale, not far from her home, when she was hit by a car. Reports about Colleen's injuries are not optimistic and qualified as life-threatening. …
Rank this Week: 3189

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/
  • 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…
  • Jul 14

    What You Need to Know if You are in a Boat Incident in Florida

    What You Need to Know if You are in a Boat Incident in Florida
    In 2013, there were 736 reported boating accidents in the state of Florida and over 60 of those accidents resulted in at least one death, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Furthermore, over 400 people…
Rank this Week: 3655

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/
  • 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.…
  • Jul 16

    Crosswalk Accidents – Who Has the Right of Way?

    Crosswalk Accidents – Who Has the Right of Way?
    Florida ranks consistently as one of the worst states in terms of pedestrian safety. According to 2012 data published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, pedestrian fatalities were highest in California (612), followed by…
Rank this Week: 2018

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney Blog

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

http://www.fortlauderdalecriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    South Florida Father Sentenced to 5 Years Prison for Shaken Baby

    South Florida Father Sentenced to 5 Years Prison for Shaken Baby
    For the death of his 5-month-old son as a result of violent shaking, a Lake Worth man will serve five years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter. Initially, defendant had been charged with first-degree murder and faced up to 30…
  • Jul 23

    South Florida Embezzlement Arrests After $80k Stolen

    South Florida Embezzlement Arrests After $80k Stolen
    Two insurance underwriting company employees were arrested in Hollywood, accused of embezzling at least $25,000 but possibly as much as $80,000 from the firm. The workers, age 31 and 41, are accused of taking some customer's monthly cash…
  • Jul 14

    Moss v. Florida - New Trial in Sex Crime Case After Evidence Error

    Moss v. Florida - New Trial in Sex Crime Case After Evidence Error
    A Florida man convicted of burglary of an occupied dwelling and sexual battery will receive a new trial after an appeals court agreed the trial court wrongly entered evidence of statements he made to authorities prior to his arrest. In Moss…
Rank this Week: 4555

About Florida Law

About Florida Law

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

http://aboutfloridalaw.com
  • Jul 28

    Misrepresentation by a Real Estate Professional: Claims for Negligent or Unintentional Misrepresentation

    Misrepresentation by a Real Estate Professional: Claims for Negligent or Unintentional Misrepresentation
    Negligent misrepresentation by a real estate agent or broker is the same thing as an unintentional misrepresentation. The agent or broker communicates something that is not accurate or true, but they are not doing so knowingly. In these…
  • Jul 21

    How to Get a Refund of Your Rental Home Security Deposit from the Landlord

    How to Get a Refund of Your Rental Home Security Deposit from the Landlord
    When you rent an apartment or condo here in Florida, normally the landlord will require that you give a security deposit before you can move into your new home. This is pretty much standard operating procedure for rentals; most tenants know…
  • Jul 14

    10 Articles For Florida Condominium Owner

    10 Articles For Florida Condominium Owner
    Since we receive so many calls about condo owner rights, I thought it would be a good idea to share some articles we have written in the past about Florida Condominium Law that answer some of the most frequently asked questions. Here are 10…
Rank this Week: 935

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

By Alan Robert Burton.

http://www.bocaratondivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • 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…
  • Jul 11

    Mandatory Disclosures in a Florida Divorce

    Mandatory Disclosures in a Florida Divorce
    During a marriage, a couple can amass a wide variety of assets and accounts. Additionally, they can take on a significant number of debts such as mortgages, loans, or credit accounts. Before a divorce can be finalized, a court must decide how…
Rank this Week: 4644

Florida Abogado de Lesión Blog

Florida Abogado de Lesión Blog

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

http://www.abogadodelesionflorida.com/
  • Jul 28

    El FMCSA Establece un Estándar Alto para las Pruebas de Drogas al Azar de los Camionero

    El FMCSA Establece un Estándar Alto para las Pruebas de Drogas al Azar de los Camionero
    Cuando los vehículos que pesan miles de libras y que viajen a varias velocidades en autopista y choquen, el resultado puede ser lesiones y muertes significativas. El peligro aumenta cuando uno de los vehículos pese unas 80,000…
  • Jul 23

    Los Abogados de Cruceros de la Florida Discuten Sobre los Accidentes al Agua

    Los Abogados de Cruceros de la Florida Discuten Sobre los Accidentes al Agua
    Hay muchas cosas diferentes que pueden salir mal en un crucero. Uno de los eventos más sonados es cuando una persona va por la borda en un crucero a si sea un pasajero o un empleado. Aunque esto a menudo es tratado como un incidente un…
  • Jul 19

    Los Abogados de Cruceros de Miami Discuten Sobre el Delito a Bordo

    Los Abogados de Cruceros de Miami Discuten Sobre el Delito a Bordo
    Cuando las personas a planifican unas vacaciones con frecuencia tienen en cuenta las estadísticas de crimen de su destino con el fin de tomar una decisión cual sea tan cómodo para ellos. Esto a menudo se pasa por alto en…
Rank this Week: 4765

Florida Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice issues related to minors and children, including child safety, crimes against children, as well as medical care and health issues. By David A. Wolf.

http://www.floridachildinjurylawyer.com/
Rank this Week: 290

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
  • 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,…
  • Jul 14

    Repair Shop’s Right To Lien

    Repair Shop’s Right To Lien
    An equipment repair shop went about fixing a backhoe brought in for service. After completing its work, the shop returned the equipment to its owners along with a bill for repairs. When, in a few months the shop didn’t get paid, it…
Rank this Week: 2052

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.cruiseshiplawyerblog.com/
  • 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…
  • Jul 16

    Liability of Cruise Lines for Tour Excursion Injurie

    Liability of Cruise Lines for Tour Excursion Injurie
    Tour excursions to enjoy ancient ruins, beautiful vistas, and exciting forms of recreational activity often constitute the highlights of a cruise experience.  Many of these side trips for educational, leisure, or physical activity…
Rank this Week: 3336

Florida International Law Blog

Florida International Law Blog

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

http://boyerlawfirmblog.com/
  • 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…
  • Jul 15

    What is an E-2 visa?

    What is an E-2 visa?
    An E-2 visa is an investor’s visa that allows foreign nationals to obtain a 5-year renewable visa for investing in an enterprise in the United States. If you are interested in applying for an E-2 visa in Florida, you may do so by either…
Rank this Week: 1151

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.miamipersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1619

Boca Raton Personal Injury Lawyer…

Boca Raton Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury law. By The Grife Law Firm, P.A.

http://www.bocaratonpersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2381

Helping Florida Consumers

Helping Florida Consumers

Covers Florida consumer law. By Taras Rudnitsky.

http://www.helpingfloridaconsumers.com/
  • Jul 27

    The BEST Debt Collection Defense Attorney

    The BEST Debt Collection Defense Attorney
    Client:  DB Client Review: I was served a court summons for a debt collection from CACH LLC, that had been hugely inflated. After doing some research and reading nothing but great and positive reviews, I decided to give Mr. Taras…
  • Jul 3

    A Miracle Worker. Simply the Best!

    A Miracle Worker. Simply the Best!
    Client:  Ade Client Review: Let me start by saying: if you have a debt collection situation (in my case with CACH LLC). LOOK NO LONGER. No one ever wants to be in a situation where they NEED to hire an attorney, but when you need to, Mr.…
  • Jul 2

    Dismissal of Atlantic Credit and Finance Lawsuit

    Dismissal of Atlantic Credit and Finance Lawsuit
    Atlantic Credit and Finance, Inc. hired the debt collection law firm of Pollack & Rosen, P.A. to file a debt collection lawsuit against our client.  Atlantic Credit and Finance claimed that they had bought an old credit card…
Rank this Week: 118

Florida Probate Lawyer Blog

Florida Probate Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.florida-probate-lawyer.com/probate
  • Jul 27

    Can a guardian change the trustee of a ward’s trust?

    Can a guardian change the trustee of a ward’s trust?
    Choosing someone to act as your successor trustee upon your death or incapacity is not a decision that you should take lightly. Not only does that nominated successor trustee have a duty and obligation to carry out your wishes, but
  • Jul 14

    Best Legal Blog

    Best Legal Blog
    If you enjoy this probate and estate litigation blog, please nominate it for inclusion on the Best Legal Blog by The Expert Institute.  Thank
  • May 26

    Can a contract defeat testamentary intent?

    Can a contract defeat testamentary intent?
    In a word, yes. In a blow to the unwed in the State of Florida, the Fourth District Court of Appeal recently held that an operating agreement entered into by a deceased business owner (the “Decedent”) trumped his stated…
Rank this Week: 4255

The Appellate Gourmet (c)

The Appellate Gourmet (c)

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

http://appellategourmetappealsinflorida.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 1420

Florida Probate Litigation

Florida Probate Litigation

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

http://www.flprobatelitigation.com/
Rank this Week: 463

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability and sexual abuse. By David J. Halberg.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 27

    Timely Diagnosis In Breast Cancer Case

    Timely Diagnosis In Breast Cancer Case
    According to the American Cancer Society in order to receive immediate and proper medical treatment, timing is vital in a patient who has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The earlier the cancer is detected the sooner the appropriate…
  • Jul 22

    Serious Cancer Risk From Medical Device Used During Laparoscopic Uterine Surgerie

    Serious Cancer Risk From Medical Device Used During Laparoscopic Uterine Surgerie
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a serious warning regarding the use of a medical device during laparoscopic (minimally invasive) surgeries. On November 24, 2014 the FDA updated a pervious warning that it had issued on April…
  • Jul 20

    EKO Recalls Motion Sensor Trash Cans Sold Exclusively at Costco Due To Laceration Hazard

    EKO Recalls Motion Sensor Trash Cans Sold Exclusively at Costco Due To Laceration Hazard
    EKO Sensible Eco Living Motion Sensor Trash Cans manufactured in China, imported by Costco Wholesale Corporation, of Issaquah, Washington and sold exclusively at Costco stores and Costco.com was recalled on July 17, 2015. The recall (number…
Rank this Week: 790

Florida Construction Law Update

Florida Construction Law Update

Covers Florida construction law legislation, case law, trends and issues. By Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A.

http://www.floridaconstructionupdate.com/
Rank this Week: 3987

South Florida Criminal Law Blog

South Florida Criminal Law Blog

Covers Florida criminal law. By the Law Firm of Anidjar & Levine.

http://www.southfloridacriminallawblog.com/
  • Jul 27

    When Florida Police and Defendant Disagree on Consent to Search - Thompson v. State

    When Florida Police and Defendant Disagree on Consent to Search - Thompson v. State
    Criminal cases, particularly drug cases, often turn on rulings on the admissibility of evidence. Searches and confessions are both commonly challenged. The Second District recently considered the admissibility of both in the case of…
  • Jun 17

    Discriminatory Jury Selection - Guevara v. State

    Discriminatory Jury Selection - Guevara v. State
    Although jurors and the parties to a case are entitled to a discrimination-free juror selection process in Florida, an attorney in some cases may believe that a particular group may be more sympathetic to the other side. When an attorney…
  • Mar 24

    Race, Schools and Backpack Searches - R.M. v. State

    Race, Schools and Backpack Searches - R.M. v. State
    If you read this blog regularly, you know that we spend a fair amount of time in this space discussing the law as it applies to searches and seizures, whether it's at a home, in a car or on the street. As Florida's Third District Court of…
Rank this Week: 3939