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

http://avocatflorideblog.com
  • Apr 26

    Convention Fiscale Canada – Etats-Uni

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

    Le Visa E-2 Vous Donne des Droit

    Le Visa E-2 Vous Donne des Droit
    En tant que citoyen non-américain, vous pouvez vous demander comment vous pouvez obtenir l’accès à davantage de droits aux États-Unis. Pour commencer, si vous ne l’avez pas déjà…
  • Apr 21

    Liste des Professionnels de l’Impôt & ITIN pour les Contribuables Internationaux

    Liste des Professionnels de l’Impôt & ITIN pour les Contribuables Internationaux
    L’IRS a créé une liste d’avocats, experts-comptables et d’autres professionnels de l’impôt disponibles dans un répertoire en ligne consultable par pays (pour les contribuables…
Rank this Week: 979

Southwest Florida Injury Lawyers…

Southwest Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Lusk, Drasites & Tolisano, PA.

http://www.southwestfloridainjurylawyers.com/
Rank this Week: 1206

South Florida Estate Planning Law

South Florida Estate Planning Law

Covers South Florida estate planning, probate and tax law issues. By David Shulman.

http://www.sofloridaestateplanning.com/
  • Apr 26

    This is what it sounds like – when people die intestate

    This is what it sounds like – when people die intestate
    The biggest enemy of proper estate planning is procrastination. As the world knows, Prince died last week. Today we find out that he died intestate, which is a fancy word that lawyers use for dying without a will. When you die intestate, the…
  • Mar 11

    My monthly appearance on the “Ask the Experts” radio show, 3-10-2016

    My monthly appearance on the “Ask the Experts” radio show, 3-10-2016
    Going forward, I’ll be appearing monthly on the “Ask the Experts” radio show to discuss estate planning, probate, guardianships, elder law, and other related issues. Yesterday, I got there in the nick of time. If it…
  • Feb 27

    Florida Legislature enacts, and governor signs “Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act”

    Florida Legislature enacts, and governor signs “Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act”
    After a few false starts and much wrangling, Florida has enacted the Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act. Instead of integrating the new law into the various provisions of the probate, trust, guardianship, and power of attorney…
Rank this Week: 1438

Florida Estate Planning and…

Florida Estate Planning and Probate Law Blog

By Marc Soss.

http://floridaestateplanningandprobatelaw.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 26

    FIDUCIARY ACCESS LAW IN FLORIDA

    FIDUCIARY ACCESS LAW IN FLORIDA
    On March 10, 2016, Governor Scott signed in law the “Fiduciary Access Law.”  Effective July 1, 2016, the law allows custodians to turn over "data, text, images, videos, sounds, codes, computer programs, software, databases"…
  • Apr 5

    CHANGES TO THE PARTNERSHIP RULES COMING IN 2017

    CHANGES TO THE PARTNERSHIP RULES COMING IN 2017
    The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 has strengthened the IRS’s ability to audit partnerships (including multi-member LLCs). The new rules apply to tax years beginning after 2017, and will apply to partnerships of 100 or more partners. To…
  • Apr 1

    ONLY ONE RESIDENCY TAX EXEMPTION AT A TIME: DON'T BE GREEDY

    ONLY ONE RESIDENCY TAX EXEMPTION AT A TIME: DON'T BE GREEDY
Rank this Week: 1160

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/
  • Apr 26

    Illegal Search and Seizure?

    Illegal Search and Seizure?
    Search and seizure issues are normally at the top of the list in any criminal case where physical evidence is recovered from a defendant.  Florida law, like federal law, provides protection for citizens against illegal search and…
  • Mar 29

    Theft Arrest After Taking Own Car

    Theft Arrest After Taking Own Car
    I recently came across a story where a woman was arrested for stealing a car that Florida law recognizes as, in essence, half hers.  After a verbal altercation with her husband, the woman left in the family car, which was registered in…
  • Jan 26

    Florida Death Penalty

    Florida Death Penalty
    The United States Supreme Court recently found that Florida’s death penalty sentencing process was unconstitutional.  Specifically, the Court found that Florida’s death penalty scheme violated the 6th amendment to the U.S.…
Rank this Week: 1475

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/
  • Apr 26

    Broward DUI Manslaughter Conviction: 4 Years Prison

    Broward DUI Manslaughter Conviction: 4 Years Prison
    A Weston man recently pleaded guilty to killing a pedestrian last year while driving drunk. Bryce Samartino, 23, pleaded guilty to DUI manslaughter in the death of 66-year-old Elourdes Ostange, a mother of 10.  In exchange for entering a…
  • Apr 21

    Florida Child Neglect Arrest of Allegedly Drunk Father

    Florida Child Neglect Arrest of Allegedly Drunk Father
    Parenting is no easy feat, as any caregiver can attest. However, anytime one assumes the responsibility of caring for a child, failure to provide certain basic services and protection can result in criminal charges – namely, child…
  • Apr 17

    One-Year-Old Boca Raton Gang Rape Case Hinges on DNA Evidence

    One-Year-Old Boca Raton Gang Rape Case Hinges on DNA Evidence
    The alleged gang rape of a Florida Atlantic University student at last year’s “South Florida Oil Spill” party remains unsolved as event organizers prepared to host the party again this year. It will be the seventh annual for…
Rank this Week: 4798

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
  • Apr 26

    10 Construction Mistakes to Avoid

    10 Construction Mistakes to Avoid
    Construction can be awfully complicated – building and zoning regulations, labor shortages, financing hurdles, the process can quickly become overwhelming. But you can avoid the more common problems by just following a few, easy steps…
  • Apr 19

    Construction Surety Bonds Explained at the Miami Construction Forum

    Construction Surety Bonds Explained at the Miami Construction Forum
    Warren Alter with the Alter Surety Group spoke to a packed house at the Miami Construction Forum’s session  on why and when you need to use surety bonds. Bonds are a risk transfer mechanism, especially important in the…
  • Apr 12

    Can My Lien Be Automatically Wiped Out

    Can My Lien Be Automatically Wiped Out
      Owners are always eager to cancel any recorded liens. What a lot of contractors don’t know is that there are actually legal ways in which a lien can be extinguished. Notice of Contest of Lien One way to accomplish... Read…
Rank this Week: 3297

Florida Homeowners Insurance Blog

Florida Homeowners Insurance Blog

By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.floridahomeownersinsuranceblog.com/
  • Apr 25

    Did Your Florida Homeowners’ Insurance Company Act in Bad Faith?

    Did Your Florida Homeowners’ Insurance Company Act in Bad Faith?
    When you purchase homeowners’ insurance, you expect your insurance company to faithfully honor the terms of your contract in the event your home sustains covered damage.  You do not anticipate unfair delays, wrongful denials, or…
  • Apr 19

    How Much Homeowners’ Insurance Do I Need?

    How Much Homeowners’ Insurance Do I Need?
    Homeowners’ insurance covers the cost to rebuild your home and replace your possession in the event of a covered loss, such as a fire or other natural disaster.  This vital insurance additionally offers liability insurance in the…
  • Apr 13

    Gearing Up for an Insurance Dispute

    Gearing Up for an Insurance Dispute
    Many homeowners faithfully pay their premiums on time for years, expecting that in the event their home is damaged, they will receive the funds they need to repair it.  Some, however, have the unfortunate experience of receiving a denial…
Rank this Week: 2225

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.citrusinjuryattorney.com/
  • Apr 25

    Homosassa Man Killed in Hit-And-Run Crash

    Homosassa Man Killed in Hit-And-Run Crash
    A Homosassa man was killed early Sunday when he was hit by a car while walking along U.S.19. The Florida Highway Patrol believes the 22-year-old was walking along the edge of the southbound lanes of U.S.19 at 2:15 a.m. when he was hit by a…
  • Apr 21

    Crystal River Woman Killed in Citrus County Collision

    Crystal River Woman Killed in Citrus County Collision
    A Crystal River woman was killed Tuesday in a traffic crash on U.S. 19 in Citrus County. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash happened just north of the Citrus-Hernando County line. No further details regarding the crash have…
  • Mar 15

    Inverness Teen Struck By SUV Dies From Injurie

    Inverness Teen Struck By SUV Dies From Injurie
    An Inverness teenager died from her injuries Tuesday, two days after she and her brother were hit by a suspected drunk driver. The 14-year-old died Tuesday night at Shands Hospital in Gainesville. She and her 13-year-old brother had been at…
Rank this Week: 2201

Hernando County Injury Attorney…

Hernando County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.hernandoinjuryattorney.com/
  • Apr 25

    Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Spring Hill Crash

    Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Spring Hill Crash
    A Spring Hill man was critically injured Thursday after he was thrown from his motorcycle after colliding with a car. According to Florida Highway Patrol officials, the 26-year-old was on his motorcycle heading south on Mariner Boulevard when…
  • Apr 4

    Distracted Driver Kills 3-Year-Old Girl In Hernando County

    Distracted Driver Kills 3-Year-Old Girl In Hernando County
    A 3-year-old girl died from her injuries after she, along with her mother and baby brother, were hit Friday night by a distracted driver in Brooksville, according to the Florida HIghway Patrol. The toddler was taken to St. Joseph’s…
  • Mar 8

    Hernando County Teacher Dies in Rodeo Accident

    Hernando County Teacher Dies in Rodeo Accident
    A Hernando County e-School teacher and well-known barrel racer passed away last weekend after a rodeo accident, one day before her 28th birthday. The woman loved rodeo life and was a professional barrel racer. Last month, the woman and her…
Rank this Week: 2181

Florida Construction Legal Updates

Florida Construction Legal Updates

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

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

    SUBCONTRACTOR PASS-THROUGH CLAIMS AND THE CONTRACT DISPUTES ACT

    SUBCONTRACTOR PASS-THROUGH CLAIMS AND THE CONTRACT DISPUTES ACT
    A prime contractor submitting a subcontractor’s pass-through claim MUST still comply with the certification requirements in the Contract Disputes Act.  And, the prime contractor cannot sponsor a pass-through claim unless it remains…
  • Apr 21

    QUICK NOTE: TIMING TO SUE PUBLIC PAYMENT BOND FOR RETAINAGE ON PUBLIC CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

    QUICK NOTE: TIMING TO SUE PUBLIC PAYMENT BOND FOR RETAINAGE ON PUBLIC CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS
    You are a subcontractor (or sub-subcontractor) on a public construction project.  The general contractor has a public payment bond per Florida Statute s. 255.05.  You finished your scope some time ago but you are still owed…
  • Apr 20

    QUICK NOTE: COVERAGE MUST FIRST BE ESTABLISHED TO HAVE A BAD FAITH INSURANCE CLAIM

    QUICK NOTE: COVERAGE MUST FIRST BE ESTABLISHED TO HAVE A BAD FAITH INSURANCE CLAIM
    In order to have a bad faith insurance claim you must first establish that there was coverage under the insurance policy.  Otherwise, the bad faith claim is prematurely filed and will be dismissed or abated.     Please contact…
Rank this Week: 2640

Llabona Law Blog

Llabona Law Blog

Covers Florida family law issues.

http://www.llabona.com/blog/
  • Apr 25

    Can Men Get Alimony?

    Can Men Get Alimony?
    Divorces can come along with a lot of stress and be an emotionally trying time. Households and incomes are divided and it becomes difficult to ensure everything is divided fairly. In most divorces, it is usually assumed that the man pays the…
  • Apr 18

    Reform Law for Fairness in Divorce

    Reform Law for Fairness in Divorce
    It’s not uncommon for a divorce to be messy when it comes to disagreements about alimony, child custody and child support. The Florida Legislature has been working on divorce law reforms in hopes of making divorce more fair and less…
  • Apr 11

    How is Property Split in a Florida Divorce?

    How is Property Split in a Florida Divorce?
    In Florida, the law says that all property must be divided equally and fairly between a divorcing couple. Couples who can’t divide help on their own may get help from an attorney to negotiate a settlement. Sometimes when a division can…
Rank this Week: 3400

White Collar Criminal Defense…

White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida criminal law. By the Schwartz Law Firm.

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

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

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

http://aronberglaw.com/blog
  • Apr 25

    Auto Insurance – What is UM?

    Auto Insurance – What is UM?
    There’s little in life that’s more terrifying and costly than being involved in an auto accident, no matter how small or big it may seem.  Many questions swirl around the event.  They include, how did this happen? and…
  • Apr 20

    Two men hospitalized after crash in Boca Raton

    Two men hospitalized after crash in Boca Raton
    On Tuesday, two people were hospitalized with serious injuries in a car crash that shut down Military Trail in Boca Raton for several hours, police said. Boca Raton Police and Fire Rescue were dispatched at 10:53 a.m. Tuesday for the…
  • Apr 14

    Manufacturer sued for confusing safety instruction

    Manufacturer sued for confusing safety instruction
    You should always follow a manufacturer’s safety instructions. If you get hurt because you didn’t follow the instructions, you might not be able to be compensated for your injuries. But you should always talk to a lawyer before…
Rank this Week: 4868

Searcy Mass Tort

Searcy Mass Tort

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

http://www.searcymasstort.com/blog/
  • Apr 25

    Lawsuits Involving Fluoroquinolones Piling Up Against Manufacturer

    Lawsuits Involving Fluoroquinolones Piling Up Against Manufacturer
    Serious Side Effects Associated with Popular Antibiotic Google “fluoroquinolones,” and page after page of search results come up about the dangers, risks and side effects of the antibiotic. Articles appear citing arrhythmia, nerve…
  • Apr 20

    AFFs, BPs, ONJ: Understanding Alphabet Soup of Osteoporosis Treatment

    AFFs, BPs, ONJ: Understanding Alphabet Soup of Osteoporosis Treatment
    The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research recently reassessed the efficacy of bisphosphonate, long hailed as a wonder drug for patients with osteoporosis, and its risk factors. Through the course of two clinical trials by the…
  • Apr 18

    Big Pharma Should Take Reporting Adverse Events to FDA More Seriously

    Big Pharma Should Take Reporting Adverse Events to FDA More Seriously
      The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s requirement that pharmaceutical companies report dangerous side effects cause by medicines they manufacture is being flouted by a few bad actors. Such violations of the federal law are…
Rank this Week: 1111

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/
  • Apr 25

    Jacksonville man arrested after child in his custody passes away

    Jacksonville man arrested after child in his custody passes away
    A man is being held in the Pretrial Detention Facility after being charged with aggravated child abuse in Jacksonville.  According to an article in the Florida Times Union, the mother of the child left her boyfriend, the accused, home…
  • Apr 21

    Sexual battery trial set for Duval County man

    Sexual battery trial set for Duval County man
    A Jacksonville man accused of a heinous sex crime will be judged by a jury of his peers this coming August.  According to a report on news4jax.com, the man is accused of raping a woman who was pushing her child in a stroller in Bartram…
  • Apr 15

    Former professional football player arrested in Jacksonville on drug charge and injunction warrant

    Former professional football player arrested in Jacksonville on drug charge and injunction warrant
    Jacksonville police have arrested a former NFL player from Jacksonville on a marijuana drug charge and on a warrant for violation of injunction.  Jabar Gaffney, according to an article in the Florida Times Union, was arrested for…
Rank this Week: 605

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.browardinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 25

    Florida Construction Accident Investigated

    Florida Construction Accident Investigated
    A construction accident in South Florida resulted in two worker injuries at a parking garage on the Miami-Dade College Campus in Doral recently.  According to NBC Miami, one of the huge concrete plates that interconnect to the main…
  • Apr 20

    Florida Boat Accident Injures Senator’s Daughter

    Florida Boat Accident Injures Senator’s Daughter
    A Florida boating accident on Lake Maitland resulted in three serious injuries – including the daughter of state Sen. David Simmons (R-Altamonte Springs).  According to WFTV-9, two others are in critical condition while…
  • Apr 16

    Vicarious Liability in Car Accident When At-Fault Driver is On-the-Job

    Vicarious Liability in Car Accident When At-Fault Driver is On-the-Job
    A local auto dealership may be facing a vicarious liability lawsuit soon, following a tragic car accident in Delray Beach in which a mechanic behind the wheel lost control of the car and smashed into a motorcycle, fatally injuring one of…
Rank this Week: 1115

Florida Social Security Disability…

Florida Social Security Disability Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida construction accidents and workers' compensation law. By Randy Zeldin.

http://www.floridaworkerscompensationlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 25

    Social Security Unveils New Plan for Hearing Backlog

    Social Security Unveils New Plan for Hearing Backlog
    With a backlog of nearly 1.1 million claimants awaiting hearings before a Social Security Judge, by the end of 2015, and an average wait time to get a hearing of 512 days nationwide, the pressure is on to create new ways to expedite the…
  • Mar 14

    Is There Hope for Long Delays for Social Security Hearings?

    Is There Hope for Long Delays for Social Security Hearings?
    As of July 2015, the average national waiting time to obtain a hearing before a Social Security Judge (a/k/a Administrative Law Judge) had increased to 511 days.  Unfortunately, the Ft. Lauderdale District, which includes Broward and…
  • Feb 19

    Medical Experts at Social Security Hearing

    Medical Experts at Social Security Hearing
    These days, many applicants for Social Security Disability are examined by an appointed Medical Examiner.  Sometimes the opinions rendered are quite helpful in supporting the position of the Claimant.  Other times, the exam…
Rank this Week: 4954

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/
  • Apr 25

    Club Extacy Strip Club Shooting; Negligent Security Claim should be investigated says leading Miami Personal Injury Law Firm, Gerson and Schwartz, PA

    Club Extacy Strip Club Shooting; Negligent Security Claim should be investigated says leading Miami Personal Injury Law Firm, Gerson and Schwartz, PA
    A Miami  strip club turned into a deadly crime scene after shots were fired in a parking lot of Club Extacy Gentleman’s club located at 728 NW 79th St in Miami, Florida. According to reports, at least two people were struck by the…
  • Apr 22

    Social Guests and Premises Liability in Florida

    Social Guests and Premises Liability in Florida
    Whether it is at July 4th parties, graduation parties, summer parties, or parties in general, if you live in Florida, please beware that you may be held liable if someone is injured on your property. A social guest, if injured in your house,…
  • Apr 15

    Florida’s Dram Shop Law

    Florida’s Dram Shop Law
    If you are a bartender, or if you own a bar, there is an important law that you should be aware of: Florida’s dram shop law. This law was recently argued in a Florida court following a fatal car accident. Terry Dinkins of Water Park,…
Rank this Week: 1462

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.south-florida-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 25

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

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

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

    Kendrick v. City of Midfield – Car Accident Injury by Police Cruiser
    Police officers are trusted to be the fastest responders in the event of an emergency. Getting their fast sometimes means pushing or exceeding the speed limits in their cruisers.  But even for those who are highly-trained drivers, speed…
  • Apr 22

    Nursing Home Medication Error Fatal for Resident

    Nursing Home Medication Error Fatal for Resident
    A nursing home medication error that proved fatal for a resident in Minnesota is now going to be costly for the facility. State authorities have cited the center for neglect after the resident, who suffered from severe cognitive disabilities,…
Rank this Week: 767

Luhrsen Law Group Blog

Luhrsen Law Group Blog

Covers Florida personal injury law.

http://www.luhrsen.com/blog
  • Apr 25

    Dealing with Insurance Adjusters Following a Florida Car Accident

    Dealing with Insurance Adjusters Following a Florida Car Accident
    Why are insurance adjusters contacting me? After a Florida automobile accident, insurance claims adjusters may contact you regarding investigation of your claim.  The adjuster may request that you provide a recorded statement or…
  • Apr 25

    The Best Motorcycle Gear for Safety

    The Best Motorcycle Gear for Safety
    Motorcycles can be thrilling and exciting to ride, but they can also be dangerous. Luckily, that danger can be greatly reduced by wearing the proper motorcycle gear for safety. Safety gear won’t prevent an accident from happening…
  • Mar 22

    Woman Trying to Change Florida’s Wrongful Death Rule

    Woman Trying to Change Florida’s Wrongful Death Rule
    When you think of personal injury lawsuits, you probably think of car accident injuries, slipping in a grocery store, or a defective product causing harm. But if someone dies as a result of someone else’s negligence or a wrongful act,…
Rank this Week: 3094

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/
  • Apr 25

    Foreign Wills: Are they valid in Florida?

    Foreign Wills: Are they valid in Florida?
    Foreign Wills: Will a Florida Court recognize them? The world is becoming a more global community and with that means the United States has seen an increase in the amount of foreign-born individuals living, visiting, and investing in the U.S.…
  • Apr 19

    Trust Funding

    Trust Funding
    Trust Funding Trust funding is one of the most important aspects of an estate plan or asset protection plan. Attorneys, and clients, hear so much about trust funding, but rarely is it truly understood or implemented properly. Given how…
  • Apr 14

    Sandwich Generation

    Sandwich Generation
    Sandwich Generation “The Sandwich Generation” is an interesting phenomenon occurring in the estate planning world.  The term was coined to refer to the group of adults in the world today that must juggle the responsibilities…
Rank this Week: 530

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/
  • Apr 25

    Be Wary of Zika-Related Investment

    Be Wary of Zika-Related Investment
    The SEC has issued an Investor Alert regarding fraudsters attempting to profit by exploiting the dangers associated with the Zika virus.  For those not following the news, Zika is a tropical disease transmitted by mosquitoes. …
  • Apr 22

    The Elderly – Vulnerable to Stockbroker Abuse

    The Elderly – Vulnerable to Stockbroker Abuse
    In our law firm, we frequently represent elderly clients in claims against brokerage firms and financial advisors.  These claims usually include allegations that the broker took advantage of the elderly client, or recommended improper…
  • Apr 14

    Giving Someone Else Power Over Your Investment

    Giving Someone Else Power Over Your Investment
    As the investing population ages, it becomes more and more likely that investors will suffer failing physical and/or mental health.  Your permanent – or even temporary – incapacity could make managing your own investment…
Rank this Week: 214

South Florida Injury Attorney Blog

South Florida Injury Attorney Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Cohn & Smith, P.A.

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2983

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer…

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.fortlauderdaledivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 25

    Constitutional Due Process Protections and Your Florida Domestic Violence Case

    Constitutional Due Process Protections and Your Florida Domestic Violence Case
    A South Florida man made a significant mistake when he arrived at court for a hearing in September 2014. He assumed “this was simple.” He didn’t hire a lawyer, and his wife did. When he left court, he had an injunction for…
  • Apr 18

    Governor’s Veto Kills Florida Alimony Reform Bill

    Governor’s Veto Kills Florida Alimony Reform Bill
    Alimony reform in Florida is dead for at least one year after an April 15 veto of SB 668 by Governor Rick Scott. The veto represents the second time Scott has vetoed a bill that would have updated Florida’s alimony laws. While the most…
  • Apr 13

    Florida Appeals Court Tosses Out Contempt Order Due to Violation of Husband’s Due Process Right

    Florida Appeals Court Tosses Out Contempt Order Due to Violation of Husband’s Due Process Right
    A man who had fallen hundreds of thousands of dollars behind on alimony to his ex-wife was potentially facing a six-month jail sentence for civil contempt before successfully appealing. The 2d District Court of Appeal threw out the punishment…
Rank this Week: 1624

Florida Auto Accident Blog

Florida Auto Accident Blog

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

http://www.floridaautolawyers.com/blog/
  • Apr 25

    Two Drivers Involved in Non-Fatal Collision Near Lecanto

    Two Drivers Involved in Non-Fatal Collision Near Lecanto
    On Wednesday, two drivers, the Lecanto resident Mary Virginia Razzano, 84, and the Beverly Hills resident Julie Ann Russell, 52, were involved in an auto accident close to the entrance of the Roger Weaver Educational Complex, right where…
  • Mar 28

    One Person Dead, Another Injured After Ormond Beach RV Crash

    One Person Dead, Another Injured After Ormond Beach RV Crash
    In a horrific accident on the morning of Monday, February 15th, 2016, one person was killed and another was severely injured when the RV they were traveling in crashed into the ditch in Ormond Beach, Florida. According to police, the vehicle…
  • Mar 28

    Two Killed and One Seriously Injured in Sumter County Crash

    Two Killed and One Seriously Injured in Sumter County Crash
    In many car accident cases, the issue of fault is pretty straightforward – the other driver ran a red light, or couldn’t stop in time and rear-ended your vehicle, for example. But a recent accident in Sumter County sheds light on…
Rank this Week: 3313

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

http://www.newjerseyinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 25

    Are Counterfeit Products Putting You At Risk?

    Are Counterfeit Products Putting You At Risk?
    The next time you see an item for sale at a price too good to be true, consider the ramifications before you buy. Chances are the product is a knockoff of the original design and not only could you be exchanging quality for savings, but you…
  • Apr 11

    Series of Errors in Connection with Employee Flu Clinic Leads to Lawsuit

    Series of Errors in Connection with Employee Flu Clinic Leads to Lawsuit
    In an effort to maintain a healthy environment, companies often offer free flu clinics for employees who opt to take advantage of the service. What happens, however, when things go wrong and employees are instead exposed to potential risks of…
  • Apr 11

    Drivers, Pay Attention! Police Conducting Crackdown on Distracted Driving

    Drivers, Pay Attention! Police Conducting Crackdown on Distracted Driving
    You may be adept at multitasking in your job or your home life, but when it comes to driving your attention needs to be focused. That message is being stressed this month as police in New Jersey crack down on distracted driving offenses.…
Rank this Week: 4142

South Florida Injury Attorneys…

South Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Cecere Santana, P.A.

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneys-blog.com/
  • Apr 25

    The Importance of Honesty and Diligence in the Pre-Trial Discovery Phase of a Personal Injury Lawsuit

    The Importance of Honesty and Diligence in the Pre-Trial Discovery Phase of a Personal Injury Lawsuit
    When an accident victim files a case against another motorist, the law requires that certain information be passed through what is called “pre-trial discovery.” This allows both sides to have an idea of the evidence the other…
  • Apr 21

    Brain Injury More Common than Previously Thought in Professional Athlete

    Brain Injury More Common than Previously Thought in Professional Athlete
    Professional sports associations have come under fire in recent months for the undisclosed and minimized risks of traumatic brain injury and related conditions that can arise from participation in professional sports. These days, it seems…
  • Apr 10

    Determining Who Is at Fault in South Florida Multi-Vehicle Accident

    Determining Who Is at Fault in South Florida Multi-Vehicle Accident
    Determining fault in Miami vehicle accidents is not always as straightforward as it may seem. In some cases, the nature of the injuries sustained prevents those involved from accurately remembering what happened in the moments leading up…
Rank this Week: 3003

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/
  • Apr 25

    I Wish for a Happy Earth Day

    I Wish for a Happy Earth Day
    Last Friday marked Earth Day, an annual celebration of environmentalism.  The headline event of Earth Day 2016 was having 175 countries sign the Paris Agreement, which represents a global commitment to reducing greenhouse gas…
  • Apr 20

    Statute of Limitations — Protected Information in Florida Medical Malpractice

    Statute of Limitations — Protected Information in Florida Medical Malpractice
    Recently, the Second District Court of Appeals decided the case of Gina Marie Bove, as Personal Representative of the Estate of Anthony Bove, deceased v Naples HMA, LLC d/b/a Physicians Regional Medical Center-Pine Ridge; William Akin, MD;…
  • Apr 19

    Time Limitations on Lawsuits — The clock is ticking…

    Time Limitations on Lawsuits — The clock is ticking…
    Did you know that if you have been hurt or injured due to negligence or a defective product, there is a limited time within which you may bring your claim? All states, including the State of Florida, have rules called statutes of limitations…
Rank this Week: 1329

Chalik & Chalik Personal Injury…

Chalik & Chalik Personal Injury Blog

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

http://www.chaliklaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 25

    How fetal macrosomia is linked to birth injurie

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

    Top 3 things to avoid after a slip and fall accident

    Top 3 things to avoid after a slip and fall accident
    Experiencing a slip and fall accident can leave one hurt and feeling upset. However, in a state of confusion, one might end up taking steps that can be harmful. Your actions immediately after a fall can have significant impact on a future…
  • Apr 15

    Why asthmatic pregnant women in big cities face a higher risk of preterm birth

    Why asthmatic pregnant women in big cities face a higher risk of preterm birth
    A new study has found that expectant mothers with asthma may be at a greater risk of delivering prematurely if they are exposed to high levels of traffic-related air pollution just before conception and in early pregnancy. National Institutes…
Rank this Week: 2878

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: 210

Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers child abuse, neglect and injuries. By the Child Injury Lawyer Network.

http://www.childinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 117

Cramer Law Center

Cramer Law Center

Covers Florida estate planning.

http://cramerlawcenter.com
  • Apr 24

    Florida’s Avalanche of Probate Case

    Florida’s Avalanche of Probate Case
    The State of Florida recently released its annual statistical report on probate caseloads for the past year. The report goes a long way in explaining just why it’s so often a painfully slow process to resolve a probate case. It looked…
  • Apr 12

    Digital Assets Part III: Victory!

    Digital Assets Part III: Victory!
    In previous posts, we addressed digital assets and how difficult it might be for fiduciaries (personal representatives or trustees) of an estate to access the digital assets of a deceased loved one, specifically their Facebook…
  • Mar 28

    But, They Lied?! Why You Should Always Get It In Writing

    But, They Lied?! Why You Should Always Get It In Writing
    Here’s the scenario: You’re negotiating the settlement of an estate dispute with someone. They lie to you, and you then rely upon the lie to reach an agreement. Think you could sue when you found out about that lie, right? Not…
Rank this Week: 1622

Cramer Law Center

Cramer Law Center

Covers estate planning, probate, guardianship and elder law issues.

http://cramerlawcenter.com/blog/
  • Apr 24

    Florida’s Avalanche of Probate Case

    Florida’s Avalanche of Probate Case
    The State of Florida recently released its annual statistical report on probate caseloads for the past year. The report goes a long way in explaining just why it’s so often a painfully slow process to resolve a probate case. It looked…
  • Apr 12

    Digital Assets Part III: Victory!

    Digital Assets Part III: Victory!
    In previous posts, we addressed digital assets and how difficult it might be for fiduciaries (personal representatives or trustees) of an estate to access the digital assets of a deceased loved one, specifically their Facebook…
  • Mar 28

    But, They Lied?! Why You Should Always Get It In Writing

    But, They Lied?! Why You Should Always Get It In Writing
    Here’s the scenario: You’re negotiating the settlement of an estate dispute with someone. They lie to you, and you then rely upon the lie to reach an agreement. Think you could sue when you found out about that lie, right? Not…
Rank this Week: 4957

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney…

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

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

http://www.orlandocriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • Apr 24

    Transforming a Misdemeanor Battery into a Felony Battery

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

    Drugs In Cars, For the Thousandth Time

    Drugs In Cars, For the Thousandth Time
    After several decades of defending criminal cases, I’ve seen a few patterns emerge.  Our brains are rigged to see patterns, even when they don’t exist, but let me share with you a pattern of behavior that keeps me in…
  • Mar 13

    Excessive Fines on Prostitution Charge

    Excessive Fines on Prostitution Charge
    I used to think that paying less for something was a good deal.  Lower price = better deal, right?  Now I’m a bit older, and my position has evolved (‘evolved’ is a condescending term, right?).  It’s not…
Rank this Week: 1859

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/
Rank this Week: 1116

@LawBlarg

@LawBlarg

@LawBlarg is an experimental form of legal writing attempting to combine the best aspects of formal legal writing (i.e., law journals) with the best aspects of informal legal writing (i.e. blawgs). More scholarly than blawgs, less serious than full-length articles, the posts are specifically designed for an online readership.

http://blarg.legalmechanics.us
  • Apr 23

    Legal Mechanics Unveils New HQ

    Legal Mechanics Unveils New HQ
    Yes, it is true. Legal Mechanics—the one-of-a-kind legal scholarship repair service—has closed its doors at its former location in sunny Hallandale Beach, a/k/a “that place with the big Pegasus statue,”and has moved to…
  • Dec 2

    Social Justice Delayed is Social Justice Denied

    Social Justice Delayed is Social Justice Denied
    The Pink and Yellow Duplex Part III For more than a year, I have been attempting to get answers in the wake of a police-involved shooting in my neighborhood that resulted in the death of a young black man standing unarmed in his kitchen. For…
  • Aug 9

    Scaling Back Marijuana Law: Hallandale Beach

    Scaling Back Marijuana Law: Hallandale Beach
    Disclaimer: Nothing contained herein should be considered legal advice. Predictions are not guarantees, regardless of how prescient the author may appear from prior writings. On Wednesday, August 5, Hallandale Beach took Broward…
Rank this Week: 2622

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice…

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice Blog

Covers Florida law topics.

http://www.myfloridalaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 23

    The Formula for a Successful Relationship

    The Formula for a Successful Relationship
    Most people still believe that this thing called “love” is a mysterious occurrence which happens, like a lightning bolt, out of the blue, with no rhyme or reason. Or, perhaps we want to believe in the mysterious nature of love and…
  • Apr 14

    Cohabitation No Longer a Crime in Florida

    Cohabitation No Longer a Crime in Florida
    Breathe easy you Florida couples who until a week ago lived together illegally while unwed. You will not be facing up 60 days in the county clink and a $500 fine on a second-degree misdemeanor charge for co-habitation while not married. A…
  • Mar 18

    What is Life REALLY Like for Juveniles Behind Bar

    What is Life REALLY Like for Juveniles Behind Bar
    The juvenile justice system was actually developed almost a century ago, in response to the atrocities juveniles were subjected to in adult jails. Unfortunately, as the system developed, and there was widespread overcrowding and lack of…
Rank this Week: 2664

Florida Construction Law Blog

Florida Construction Law Blog

By Malka & Kravitz, P.A.

http://www.mkpalaw.com/blog
  • Apr 23

    How familiar are you with the bidding process for construction projects?

    How familiar are you with the bidding process for construction projects?
    Contrary to what most people think, the genesis of any construction project is not when the first stake is driven or the first dirt is moved. Indeed, it can be argued that a construction project begins in earnest when a...
  • Apr 8

    Report: Construction employment remains strong in Florida

    Report: Construction employment remains strong in Florida
    It goes without saying that construction is among the job sectors most vulnerable to shifting market conditions with employment numbers ultimately being influenced by everything from the weather to energy prices. While the industry as a whole…
  • Mar 22

    Understanding more about why water intrusion occur

    Understanding more about why water intrusion occur
    Even though it's sunny more often than not here in Florida, this doesn't mean that we are somehow immune to less than desirable weather. Indeed, we see more than our fair share of rainy days here in South Florida during...
Rank this Week: 3042

Tampa Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Tampa Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.tampabankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 22

    Why Hiring a Student Loan Attorney is a Good Idea

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

    Getting a Debt Buyer Lawsuit Dismissed

    Getting a Debt Buyer Lawsuit Dismissed
    How many consumers are sued every day by a debt buyer they’ve never heard from in the past?  This is extremely common and presents an excellent defense for those knowledgeable enough to use it. One of the best tools we have as a…
  • Apr 4

    Common Mortgage Problems Following a Chapter 7 with No Reaffirmation of the Mortgage

    Common Mortgage Problems Following a Chapter 7 with No Reaffirmation of the Mortgage
    Consumer debtors routinely have various related difficulties with mortgages following the filing of a Chapter 7 bankruptcy.  Unfortunately, the first thought is that the bankruptcy attorney messed up when that really is not the…
Rank this Week: 3637

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: 1013

Florida Injury Victim Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Victim Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Payer & Associates.

http://www.floridainjuryvictimlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 22

    Florida Appeals Court Strikes Cap on Attorney’s Fees in Workers’ Compensation Case

    Florida Appeals Court Strikes Cap on Attorney’s Fees in Workers’ Compensation Case
    In a case challenging Florida’s workers’ compensation laws brought by a police officer, with the assistance of the Fraternal Order of Police, the First District Court of Appeals in Florida issued a lengthy 26 page opinion that…
  • Apr 14

    Summer Camp Ideas for South Florida Children

    Summer Camp Ideas for South Florida Children
    Fit2Play Summer Camp for Miami-Dade County Children Have you decided what your children will be doing this summer? If you are seeking a fun, safe, fitness and nutrition-minded program for your child and you are a resident of Miami-Dade…
  • Mar 28

    How Do I Find a Personal Injury Lawyer?

    How Do I Find a Personal Injury Lawyer?
    After being injured in an accident due to no fault of their own, such as an automobile accident, slip or trip and fall accident, workplace accident, most people need and want to find a personal injury attorney but don’t know how. Do…
Rank this Week: 2877

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/
  • Apr 22

    City of Beech Grove v. Beloat – Trip-and-Fall Injury Lawsuit to Move Ahead

    City of Beech Grove v. Beloat – Trip-and-Fall Injury Lawsuit to Move Ahead
    Government agencies owe a duty to ensure public walkways and thoroughfares are correctly designed and adequately maintained to minimize the risk of danger to pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists. When a dangerous condition results in an…
  • Apr 17

    Lompe v. Sunridge Partners – Premises Liability for Apartment Injury

    Lompe v. Sunridge Partners – Premises Liability for Apartment Injury
    Property owners and property managers have a responsibility to make sure their site is safe for lawful guests. This duty includes residential landlords, who have many responsibilities to their tenants and tenant guests, including…
  • Apr 12

    Perry v. Asphalt & Concrete Servs., Inc. – Accident Insurance Evidence Restricted

    Perry v. Asphalt & Concrete Servs., Inc. – Accident Insurance Evidence Restricted
    Courts are reticent to allow the introduction of evidence pertaining to insurance coverage in accident cases. The reason is that unless it is somehow pertinent to the cause of the crash or extent of the injuries, it can be prejudicial to a…
Rank this Week: 1588

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer…

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer Blog

By Ronald S. Chapman, P.A.

http://www.justiceflorida.com/
  • Apr 22

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

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

    Who Can the Police Detain in a Traffic Stop?

    Who Can the Police Detain in a Traffic Stop?
    Can the police detain a car passenger even if that’s not the reason they were pulled over? Several Florida courts have said that the police are not allowed to detain a passenger who attempts to leave the scene of a… The post Who…
  • Apr 8

    Be Careful Who You Send Text Messages To

    Be Careful Who You Send Text Messages To
    It’s important to be careful who you are sending text messages to. Even if they are deleted, there is still a chance those messages could be recovered. Consider the following case. In the recent case of Pierre Duclos-Lasnier… The…
Rank this Week: 2726

Estate Planning Blog

Estate Planning Blog

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

http://www.sbshlaw.com/blog
  • Apr 22

    How a Trust Saves Income Taxe

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

    Selecting a Trustee – Lessons from the Bible

    Selecting a Trustee – Lessons from the Bible
    When I sit with a client and the conversation turns to selecting the successor trustee in the estate plan, I’m often not sure that my client understands the importance of this decision. Following the client’s death, for example,…
  • Apr 8

    Art or Science?

    Art or Science?
    “Calvin” visited with me recently, armed with spreadsheets describing the distributions he wanted his revocable trust to implement following his death. He made various assumptions about his investment’s expected rate of…
Rank this Week: 590