Most Popular Florida Blawgs Expanded View List View

Blogs 46 - 90 of 353
Sort by Popularity | Sort by Name | Sorted by Last Post Date

Cruise Law News

Cruise Law News

Coveres admiralty law and cruise ship accidents & injuries. By James M. Walker of Walker & O'Neill.

http://www.cruiselawnews.com/
  • Jun 20

    Police in Belize Arrest Three NCL Crew Members for Smuggling Cocaine

    Police in Belize Arrest Three NCL Crew Members for Smuggling Cocaine
    7 News Belize reports that three NCL crew members were arrested in Belize for possession of two kilos of cocaine which was picked up in Roatan and taken on an unidentified NCL cruise ship to the private destination of Harvest Caye, apparently…
  • Jun 18

    Brazilian Crew Member Missing From MSC Musica

    Brazilian Crew Member Missing From MSC Musica
    A crew member disappeared from the MSC Musica last night according to crew members on the MSC cruise ship and Italian newspapers. Several crew members reported that a Brazilian woman failed to appear for work earlier today.  The Musica…
  • Jun 14

    Cruise Industry: A Menace to Wildlife?

    Cruise Industry: A Menace to Wildlife?
    This weekend, a reader of this blog sent me an article from the San Pedro Sun regarding NCL's exploitation of rare macaws in its development in Belize at Harvest Caye. Scarlet Macaws NCL reportedly obtained numerous birds (toucans and other…
Rank this Week: 196

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Law Blog

Covers criminal defense law, including recent policy changes and supreme court rulings. By Kenneth Padowitz, P.A.

http://lauderdalecriminaldefenseblog.com/
  • Jun 20

    Why DNA is not Foolproof

    Why DNA is not Foolproof
    DNA Evidence To be fair, DNA evidence would go down in history as one the most influential technologies by the criminal justice system. However, its much-touted “infallibility” is falling like a pack of cards in the face of…
  • May 30

    Arsonist whose lawyer’s pants caught on fire jailed

    Arsonist whose lawyer’s pants caught on fire jailed
    A Miami arson case that attracted far-reaching media interest after a bizarre incident in court where the defense attorney’s pants caught fire has ended with the arsonist being sentenced to serve 364 days in jail. Little was known about…
  • May 17

    Financial Bail: How It Distorts Legal Fairne

    Financial Bail: How It Distorts Legal Fairne
    Introduction A healthy legal system is one that carries out regular reforms to reflect existing values of the society. Over the last decade, a major issue plaguing the criminal justice system has been the high population of incarcerated…
Rank this Week: 1153

Florida Business Litigation Blog

Florida Business Litigation Blog

Covers topics specifically concerning business litigation, procedural components of civil litigation, case law updates and legal issue analysis. By Jimerson & Cobb, P.A.

http://www.jimersoncobb.com/blog/category/florida-business-litigation/
  • Jun 20

    When Two Become One: Legal Considerations in the Mergers and Acquisitions Proce

    When Two Become One: Legal Considerations in the Mergers and Acquisitions Proce
    Part I: Basic Overview of the Merger and Acquisition Process By:  Kayla A. Haines, Esq., MBA A primary goal for many start-ups and new businesses is to eventually sell the company, even if the founders intend to remain with the ……
  • May 1

    The Apex Doctrine: An Update

    The Apex Doctrine: An Update
    Litigants in Florida courts wishing to protect their high-ranking officials from deposition should demonstrate the same facts as those in HD Supply and the federal cases dealing with this issue. Read Full Post The post The Apex Doctrine: An…
  • Apr 27

    House Bill 377 Clarifies Date of Completion of the Contract for Statute of Repose—a Legislative Win for Contractor

    House Bill 377 Clarifies Date of Completion of the Contract for Statute of Repose—a Legislative Win for Contractor
    By: Austin B. Calhoun, Esq. and Hana Eldick, J.D. Candidate On March 30, 2017, the Florida House of Representatives unanimously passed House Bill 377.  The Bill is still working its way through the Senate, but has received a favorable…
Rank this Week: 1048

Florida Business Litigation Blog

Florida Business Litigation Blog

Covers business litigation, procedural components of civil litigation, case law updates and legal issue analysis. By Jimerson & Cobb.

http://www.jimersoncobb.com/blog/category/florida-business-litigation/
  • Jun 20

    When Two Become One: Legal Considerations in the Mergers and Acquisitions Proce

    When Two Become One: Legal Considerations in the Mergers and Acquisitions Proce
    Part I: Basic Overview of the Merger and Acquisition Process By:  Kayla A. Haines, Esq., MBA A primary goal for many start-ups and new businesses is to eventually sell the company, even if the founders intend to remain with the ……
  • May 1

    The Apex Doctrine: An Update

    The Apex Doctrine: An Update
    Litigants in Florida courts wishing to protect their high-ranking officials from deposition should demonstrate the same facts as those in HD Supply and the federal cases dealing with this issue. Read Full Post The post The Apex Doctrine: An…
  • Apr 27

    House Bill 377 Clarifies Date of Completion of the Contract for Statute of Repose—a Legislative Win for Contractor

    House Bill 377 Clarifies Date of Completion of the Contract for Statute of Repose—a Legislative Win for Contractor
    By: Austin B. Calhoun, Esq. and Hana Eldick, J.D. Candidate On March 30, 2017, the Florida House of Representatives unanimously passed House Bill 377.  The Bill is still working its way through the Senate, but has received a favorable…
Rank this Week: 1720

Ray Garcia Law Blog

Ray Garcia Law Blog

Covers Florida bankruptcy and foreclosure defense.

http://raygarcialaw.com/blog/
  • Jun 20

    5 Things to Know About Mortgage Modification

    5 Things to Know About Mortgage Modification
    If you are having trouble making your monthly mortgage payments, you may want to consider seeking a mortgage modification. There are several modification options that mortgage companies can offer, each of which can help you to get caught up…
  • Jun 10

    Selling Your Home: 6 Tips to Help You Maximize the Appraisal

    Selling Your Home: 6 Tips to Help You Maximize the Appraisal
    When getting ready to sell or refinance your home, one of the first things you’ll need to do is have it appraised. An appraisal provides you with the general value of the home, which is then used by banks for approving loans and has a…
  • May 20

    Mediation vs. Arbitration in Construction Dispute

    Mediation vs. Arbitration in Construction Dispute
    When a dispute comes up in a construction project it is important to get it resolved as quickly as possible. Disputes have the potential to cause very significant delays, which are extremely expensive within the construction industry. In…
Rank this Week: 3958

Ray Garcia Law Blog

Ray Garcia Law Blog

Covers Florida bankruptcy and foreclosure law.

http://raygarcialaw.com/blog/
  • Jun 20

    5 Things to Know About Mortgage Modification

    5 Things to Know About Mortgage Modification
    If you are having trouble making your monthly mortgage payments, you may want to consider seeking a mortgage modification. There are several modification options that mortgage companies can offer, each of which can help you to get caught up…
  • Jun 10

    Selling Your Home: 6 Tips to Help You Maximize the Appraisal

    Selling Your Home: 6 Tips to Help You Maximize the Appraisal
    When getting ready to sell or refinance your home, one of the first things you’ll need to do is have it appraised. An appraisal provides you with the general value of the home, which is then used by banks for approving loans and has a…
  • May 20

    Mediation vs. Arbitration in Construction Dispute

    Mediation vs. Arbitration in Construction Dispute
    When a dispute comes up in a construction project it is important to get it resolved as quickly as possible. Disputes have the potential to cause very significant delays, which are extremely expensive within the construction industry. In…
Rank this Week: 2369

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/
  • Jun 20

    Personal Injury to Student Athletes in South Florida

    Personal Injury to Student Athletes in South Florida
    A traumatic brain injury, or “TBI” as they are often called, can be deadly.  Even in cases where they are not fatal, they can substantially alter the quality of life of victim.  It can cost hundreds of thousands of…
  • Jun 13

    Fireworks Safety and Personal Injury Lawsuit

    Fireworks Safety and Personal Injury Lawsuit
    One of the great things about the summer in Florida is all of the amazing fireworks demonstrations. However, while there are beautiful professional pyrotechnics displays, many choose to buy fireworks and have their own backyard (or middle on…
  • Jun 13

    Premises Liability in South Florida Personal Injury Case

    Premises Liability in South Florida Personal Injury Case
    In Florida, if you get injured on someone else’s property, whether it is a private home or a business frequented by the general public, the law that controls whether the property owner is liable is known as premises liability law. …
Rank this Week: 5025

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident…

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury and accidents. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.fortlauderdalecaraccidentattorneyblog.com/
  • Jun 20

    Orlando Car Accident Lawsuits and Calculation of Damage

    Orlando Car Accident Lawsuits and Calculation of Damage
    If you are the victim of a serious car accident, you likely suffered many different types of harm. There is an emotional toll taken when you are the victim of serious car accident in South Florida.  This can include the shock caused…
  • Jun 18

    Motorcycle Accidents and Plaintiff’s Cases in South Florida

    Motorcycle Accidents and Plaintiff’s Cases in South Florida
    Many people enjoy riding motorcycles, and the state of Florida is great place to ride.  The weather is nice most of the year, and there is no shortage of open roads with incredible coastal views and other breathtaking scenery in the…
  • Jun 11

    Litigation Multi-Victim Injuries in Orlando Car Accident

    Litigation Multi-Victim Injuries in Orlando Car Accident
    In the state of Florida, the law requires all drivers with Florida license plates (a car registered in the state of Florida) to have a car insurance liability policy.  It is illegal to drive without insurance. It should be noted that…
Rank this Week: 3266

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.browardinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 20

    What Do We Mean By “Accident” in Broward Personal Injury Cases?

    What Do We Mean By “Accident” in Broward Personal Injury Cases?
    When you watch the news on television or look at the news feeder on Facebook or you smart phone, you tend to read about a lot of car accidents.  If you are involved in one, you would say that you were in an “accident.” You…
  • Jun 16

    Medical Malpractice Tort Reform Law Struck Down in Florida

    Medical Malpractice Tort Reform Law Struck Down in Florida
    During the George W. Bush administration, so-called tort reform was a hot topic around the nation.  There were various attempts to create national tort reform that didn’t work, but states around the country tried too, and in some…
  • Jun 15

    Dog Bite Liability in South Florida Personal Injury Case

    Dog Bite Liability in South Florida Personal Injury Case
    In the state of Florida, state statute F.S. 767.04 is the controlling law on personal injury cases involving a dog or other animal bite.   Pursuant to this statute, the owner of a dog is liable for injuries caused by that animal if…
Rank this Week: 3786

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
  • Jun 20

    How to Collect Your Accounts Receivable – 10 Debt Collection Strategies that Work

    How to Collect Your Accounts Receivable – 10 Debt Collection Strategies that Work
    1. Get it in Writing. The first thing you need to do is get any agreement calling for payment in writing. It will be much easier to prove your point. Relying on some type of verbal agreement based on a... Read More The post How to Collect…
  • Jun 13

    We Are The Best Construction Podcast of 2017

    We Are The Best Construction Podcast of 2017
    The Lien Zone Podcast has been named The Best Construction Podcast of 2017 by ConstructionJunkie.com. Hosted by our own board certified construction lawyer, Alex Barthet, this podcast regularly covers a wide variety of Florida construction…
  • Jun 6

    3 Simple Steps to Filing a Payment Bond Claim

    3 Simple Steps to Filing a Payment Bond Claim
    A payment bond secures one’s right to be paid on a construction project. If a job is bonded, a claim exists against that payment bond. How do you know if a job is bonded? A copy of the bond should... Read More The post 3 Simple Steps…
Rank this Week: 2779

Florida Homeowners Insurance Blog

Florida Homeowners Insurance Blog

By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.floridahomeownersinsuranceblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3744

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

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

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 19

    NEW LAWS IN FLORIDA & JNC STAYS VERY BUSY .......

    NEW LAWS IN FLORIDA & JNC STAYS VERY BUSY .......
    THE CAPTAIN REPORTS:NEW LAWS IN FLORIDA ..... GOVERNOR SCOTT STAYS BUSY SIGNING BILLS INTO LAW .....SB 118 - CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORDS:Any person or entity engaged in the business of publishing through a publicly accessible print or electronic…
  • Jun 14

    REGJB REGULAR INDICTED

    REGJB REGULAR INDICTED
    Sam Konell, a REGJB regular has been indicted for health care fraud. Article here. Sorry for slow blogging. In trial. It's hot here in Phoenix...but not for us...just the AUSAs.From the DOJ press release:The indictment alleges…
  • Jun 9

    THE FRAGILITY OF LIFE

    THE FRAGILITY OF LIFE
    The Miami legal community lost two very different lawyers this week. Naphtali Wacks was murdered by a reckless driver who rammed his car into the back of Wacks' car as he drove to work. We can't help but think that Naphtali woke up…
Rank this Week: 244

Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

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

http://news.injuryattorneyfla.com/
  • Jun 19

    Cruise ship trips not always smooth sailing

    Cruise ship trips not always smooth sailing
    Traveling on a cruise ship may be the idyllic vacation. However, passengers should walk on the gangway with open eyes. Ships may sail away from society but also carry its problems such as negligence, medical emergencies and crime. These…
  • Jun 5

    Cruise Ship Drowning

    Cruise Ship Drowning
    Cruise lines have shipboard accidents unique to the high seas but also experience some of the same problems as hotels and parks on land. Cruise ships, like hotels, did not assign lifeguards to shipboard swimming pools and instead emphasized…
  • May 8

    Cruise line sued for Mother’s Day overboard death

    Cruise line sued for Mother’s Day overboard death
    Cruise line sued for Mother’s Day overboard death  A get-away vacation cruise with girlfriends that was on the victim’s bucket list turned into an unthinkable tragedy for the family of a Carnival Cruise Line passenger. In one…
Rank this Week: 3591

Miami Foreclosure Lawyer Blog

Miami Foreclosure Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy, foreclosure and mortgage mediation. By Jacobs Keeley, PLLC.

http://www.miamiforeclosurelawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 19

    Debt Collectors Catch a Break in Gorsuch’s First U.S. Supreme Court Opinion

    Debt Collectors Catch a Break in Gorsuch’s First U.S. Supreme Court Opinion
    The first U.S. Supreme Court opinion in which Justice Niel Gorsuch wrote may not be of much note for its eloquence. However, you will find it means a great deal to you if you ever have – or ever will be – on the other end of the…
  • Jun 15

    Report: Auto Loan Fraud May Be Nearing Housing Bubble Proportion

    Report: Auto Loan Fraud May Be Nearing Housing Bubble Proportion
    Since 2010, there has been a rapid growth in the U.S. car loan industry. A new report from Bloomberg indicates borrower fraud is soaring, and we may soon near a bursting bubble, similar to what we saw with the housing crisis.  It’s…
  • Jun 13

    Miami Debt Defense Lawyer Defends Federal Debt Protection

    Miami Debt Defense Lawyer Defends Federal Debt Protection
    The establishment of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau came in 2012, following the fallout of the economic crisis set off by the collapse of the housing market and a massive wave of foreclosures.  As our Miami debt defense…
Rank this Week: 5019

South Florida Personal Injury…

South Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

Comments on South Florida injury law. By Friedman, Rodman & Frank, P.A.

http://www.southfloridapersonalinjurylawyers-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 2001

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/
  • Jun 19

    Legislative Update: Condominium Terminations Bill Signed Into Law

    Legislative Update: Condominium Terminations Bill Signed Into Law
    Senate Bill 1520 was signed by Governor Rick Scott on June 16, 2017. The following is a summary of the bill, which will take effect on July 1, 2017: SB 1520 amends 718.117, Florida Statutes, regarding the optional termination of condominiums,…
  • Feb 13

    Steven Siegfried Profile in Today’s Daily Business Review: “Meet the Attorney Who Wrote the Book on Construction Law. Literally.”

    Steven Siegfried Profile in Today’s Daily Business Review: “Meet the Attorney Who Wrote the Book on Construction Law. Literally.”
    Steven M. Siegfried, our firm’s founder who launched the practice 40 years ago in 1977, was the subject of a “Profiles in Law” article published by the Daily Business Review, South Florida’s exclusive business daily…
  • Jan 18

    SRHL Celebrates 40th Anniversary

    SRHL Celebrates 40th Anniversary
    This year our firm is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its founding.  In 1977, Steven M. Siegfried had the vision to bring great lawyers and supporting staff together to focus on every aspect of Florida’s burgeoning…
Rank this Week: 3381

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/
  • Jun 19

    What to Do When You’re Questioned by Law Enforcement Officers in Florida

    What to Do When You’re Questioned by Law Enforcement Officers in Florida
    There are a lot of things anyone should understand when being questioned by the police. First and foremost, when the police are asking you questions, they’re often not there to help you; they’re seeking to obtain information that…
  • Jun 15

    Domestic Violence E Book, Part Three

    Domestic Violence E Book, Part Three
    Difference Between Assault, Battery, And Domestic Violence Domestic violence can be assault or battery; domestic violence is just an act that is done against a spouse, a former spouse, an adult related by blood or marriage or even somebody…
  • May 30

    Statutory Requirements and Criminal Sentencing Enhancements in Florida

    Statutory Requirements and Criminal Sentencing Enhancements in Florida
    If you or a loved one faces criminal charges, the first objective, obviously, is to attempt to secure a “not guilty” verdict. This is not, however, the only objective. Even after a “not guilty” verdict is out of reach,…
Rank this Week: 5030

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.floridahoalawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 19

    Legislative Update: Condominium Terminations Bill Signed Into Law

    Legislative Update: Condominium Terminations Bill Signed Into Law
    Senate Bill 1520 was signed by Governor Rick Scott on June 16, 2017. The following is a summary of the bill, which will take effect on July 1, 2017: SB 1520 amends 718.117, Florida Statutes, regarding the optional termination of condominiums,…
  • Jun 16

    Insurance Reminders for Condo Associations at Start of Hurricane Season

    Insurance Reminders for Condo Associations at Start of Hurricane Season
    With hurricane season now underway, Florida condominium associations should take the time to ensure that they and their owners are prepared for a storm.  In addition to ensuring that hurricane shutters are operational and all of the…
  • Jun 15

    Legislative Update: New Laws Affecting Florida Community Association

    Legislative Update: New Laws Affecting Florida Community Association
    When a bill passes the Florida Legislature and is sent to the Governor for consideration, the Governor has 15 days from which to sign the bill into law, veto it, or do neither (in which case the bill will automatically become law if unsigned…
Rank this Week: 4876

Whitney S. Boan P.A. Blog

Whitney S. Boan P.A. Blog

Covers criminal defense law.

http://www.boanlaw.com/blog/
  • Jun 19

    What Should I Expect Where Legal Fees Are Concerned

    What Should I Expect Where Legal Fees Are Concerned
    Life is complicated and frustrating enough when you’re charged with a crime without having to worry about all the costs. When you add in the unknown of what legal fees... The post What Should I Expect Where Legal Fees Are Concerned…
  • May 30

    Defending a DUI Charge

    Defending a DUI Charge
    You should never take a DUI arrest lightly. Even a conviction on a misdemeanor DUI charge can result in you having to pay steep fines and spend time in jail.... The post Defending a DUI Charge appeared first on Whitney S. Boan, P.A..
  • May 12

    What is the difference between robbery and burglary?

    What is the difference between robbery and burglary?
    Some people use the terms robbery and burglary interchangeably but the terms actually refer to different crimes and each has its own legal definition and penalties. Robbery and burglary are... The post What is the difference between robbery…
Rank this Week: 2447

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Admiralty & Maritime Law, Crime Victims Rights, Defective Products, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, and Security Negligence. By Gerson & Schwartz.

http://www.miamiinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 19

    Florida Supreme Court Strikes Down Caps on Medical Malpractice Damage

    Florida Supreme Court Strikes Down Caps on Medical Malpractice Damage
    For over a decade, Florida patients who were injured by a doctor’s negligence or malpractice have been limited in the amount they could recover in compensation. In medical malpractice lawsuits, injured patients could only recover…
  • Jun 11

    Protecting Your Rights after a Miami Car Accident

    Protecting Your Rights after a Miami Car Accident
    At Gerson & Schwartz, P.A., we are committed to representing the rights of people who have been hurt in motor vehicle crashes. Our Miami car accident lawyers will review your case for free and do not collect any legal fees unless we…
  • Jun 6

    Boating Accidents in Miami

    Boating Accidents in Miami
    Miami Boating Accidents Often Result in Serious Injuries At Gerson & Schwartz, P.A., our maritime accident lawyers represent the victims of serious boating accidents and injuries.  We understand the complexities of maritime law and…
Rank this Week: 496

Florida Real Estate Law and…

Florida Real Estate Law and Investment Blog

Provides news, insights and commentary for investors, developers and their advisors. By Assouline & Berlowe, P.A..

http://floridarealestatelawandinvestmentblog.com
  • Jun 19

    Commercial Leasing Costs to be Eased – Slightly

    Commercial Leasing Costs to be Eased – Slightly
    Florida likes to hold itself out as an inexpensive place to do business because it is one of only 7 states that does not have state income tax. This is certainly attractive to both businesses and individuals.  However, the state has to…
  • Jun 12

    Everybody’s a Lawyer

    Everybody’s a Lawyer
    Back in the 90’s, there was a commercial where a famous actor, I can’t remember who, was pitching a product. His opening line was “I’m not a doctor, but I play one on TV”.  This was supposed to give him some…
  • Jun 5

    US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord Met With Resistance From Local Leader

    US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord Met With Resistance From Local Leader
    When President Trump announced that the US would withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord last week, he said that we as elected “to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris”. Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto immediately rebuked…
Rank this Week: 1673

Florida Real Estate Law and…

Florida Real Estate Law and Investment Blog

By Assouline & Berlowe, P.A. Provides news, insights and commentary for investors, developers and their advisors.

http://www.floridarealestatelawandinvestmentblog.com
  • Jun 19

    Commercial Leasing Costs to be Eased – Slightly

    Commercial Leasing Costs to be Eased – Slightly
    Florida likes to hold itself out as an inexpensive place to do business because it is one of only 7 states that does not have state income tax. This is certainly attractive to both businesses and individuals.  However, the state has to…
  • Jun 12

    Everybody’s a Lawyer

    Everybody’s a Lawyer
    Back in the 90’s, there was a commercial where a famous actor, I can’t remember who, was pitching a product. His opening line was “I’m not a doctor, but I play one on TV”.  This was supposed to give him some…
  • Jun 5

    US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord Met With Resistance From Local Leader

    US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord Met With Resistance From Local Leader
    When President Trump announced that the US would withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord last week, he said that we as elected “to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris”. Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto immediately rebuked…
Rank this Week: 1648

Searcy Mass Tort

Searcy Mass Tort

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

http://www.searcymasstort.com/blog/
  • Jun 19

    New Jersey Stryker LFit V40 Lawsuits Receive Consolidation

    New Jersey Stryker LFit V40 Lawsuits Receive Consolidation
    On August 29, 2016, Stryker issued a voluntary recall of certain lots of Stryker LFit Anatomic Cobalt Chromium V40 femoral heads, a prosthetic hip replacement device, manufactured before March 2011. This recall included over 40,000 defective…
  • May 31

    Finally – Victims of Stryker’s Latest Recall Receiving Notice

    Finally – Victims of Stryker’s Latest Recall Receiving Notice
    Lawsuits have been filed against Stryker since 2013 alleging that its line of TMZF hip replacement stems are a danger when combined with metal femoral heads. However, patients who have received this potentially dangerous combination of…
  • May 24

    Invokana Under New Scrutiny as FDA Publishes Further Research

    Invokana Under New Scrutiny as FDA Publishes Further Research
    Janssen Pharmaceuticals’ type 2 diabetes medication is under new scrutiny. This new scrutiny follows confirmation from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that use of the drug Canagliflozin, sold as Invokana and Invokamet,…
Rank this Week: 455

David M. Benenfeld Blog

David M. Benenfeld Blog

Covers Florida accidents and injury law.

http://www.injurylawservice.com/blog/
  • Jun 19

    How Long Do I Have to File a Workers’ Compensation Claim in Florida?

    How Long Do I Have to File a Workers’ Compensation Claim in Florida?
    The process of filing a workers’ compensation claim in Florida is much more complicated than you might realize. Not only do you have a limited amount of time to file, but you must follow specific steps within a certain timeframe to…
  • Jun 12

    What is an Intervening Cause?

    What is an Intervening Cause?
    After a workplace injury, you might find that your claim hits a wall. The insurance was paying for your medical treatments, and your wages were being compensated too. Then, you are involved in another accident, and the insurer decides to…
  • Jun 5

    Common Injuries and Illnesses Covered by Workers’ Compensation

    Common Injuries and Illnesses Covered by Workers’ Compensation
    After a work-related injury or illness, you might be eligible for workers’ compensation. Florida’s workers’ compensation is a form of insurance coverage that provides employees with compensation when they are injured or…
Rank this Week: 143

Florida Abogado Criminal Blog

Florida Abogado Criminal Blog

Covers criminal law. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.floridaabogadocriminal.com/
Rank this Week: 1934

Tampa Abogado De Lesion

Tampa Abogado De Lesion

Comments on Florida injury law in Spanish language. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampaabogadodelesion.com/
  • Jun 18

    Dejar a Niños en Autos Calientes Es Peligroso

    Dejar a Niños en Autos Calientes Es Peligroso
    Cada año, ocurren numerosas muertes accidentales cuando niños son dejados dentro de vehículos calientes. Desde 1998, un promedio de 37 menores en los Estados Unidos muere cada año por haber sido dejados en autos…
  • Jun 12

    Hombre Arrestado en Choque Que Mató a Motociclista

    Hombre Arrestado en Choque Que Mató a Motociclista
    Un motociclista resultó muerto en las primeras horas del martes por un auto que se había pasado una luz roja en Clearwater. Según la Policía de Clearwater, el choque ocurrió a la 1:45 a.m. en la…
  • Jun 5

    Ayudante de Alguacil en Choque por Circular en Sentido Contrario en I-75

    Ayudante de Alguacil en Choque por Circular en Sentido Contrario en I-75
    Un alguacil de 29 años del Condado de Hillsborough fue arrestado y acusado de DUI y de abandonar la escena del choque luego de que los oficiales afirmaron que provocó un accidente por circular en sentido contrario. Según…
Rank this Week: 2424

Florida Construction Industry Law…

Florida Construction Industry Law Blog

Covers topics specifically concerning the construction industry, procedural components of civil litigation, case law updates and legal issue analysis. By Jimerson & Cobb, P.A.

http://www.jimersoncobb.com/blog/category/florida-construction-industry/
Rank this Week: 1632

Florida Criminal Law Blog

Florida Criminal Law Blog

Covers criminal law issues, news, and trials in the Pensacola Florida Area. By M. James Jenkins, & Associates.

http://www.floridacriminallawblog.com/
  • Jun 18

    Drug Court can help some offenders avoid jailtime

    Drug Court can help some offenders avoid jailtime
    Thankfully, the criminal justice system recognizes that crimes related to drugs and alcohol are oftentimes rooted in the disease of addiction and offers a respite in a program called Drug Court. If successfully completed, Drug Court helps…
  • May 2

    Pre-Trial programs can help offenders avoid conviction

    Pre-Trial programs can help offenders avoid conviction
    Everybody makes mistakes. For some people, those mistakes bring them into conflict with the law. Thankfully, Florida law recognizes that, in some cases, offenders deserve a second chance. In Pensacola, Milton, Fort Walton, Destin, and all…
  • Apr 27

    Is it legal for me to keep a gun in my car?

    Is it legal for me to keep a gun in my car?
    As most of us are aware, the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution guarantees every American’s right to own a gun. That right doesn’t stop when you get into your vehicle. In fact, in communities like Pensacola, Navarre, Milton…
Rank this Week: 1835

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law. By Roelke Law, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenseattorneyblog.net/
  • Jun 17

    Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Ends in Mistrial After A Six Minute Defense and No Testimony by Cosby

    Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Ends in Mistrial After A Six Minute Defense and No Testimony by Cosby
    In 2002 actor Bill Cosby met Andrea Constand at his alma mater, Temple University in Philadelphia, where she was on the staff of the women’s basketball team.  Later, in the beginning of 2004, Cosby invited Constand to his home to…
  • Jun 4

    Expect More Strict Federal Drug Prosecution After June 1, 2017

    Expect More Strict Federal Drug Prosecution After June 1, 2017
    On May 10, 2017 United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a Memorandum to all federal prosecutors titled Department Charging and Sentencing Policy.  The new policy requires federal prosecutors to charge and pursue the most…
  • May 21

    Tough DUI Law

    Tough DUI Law
    Together with Arizona and South Carolina, Florida is considered to have some of the more strict DUI laws in the country.  Soon, however, Utah will be the undisputed king of strict DUI laws in the nation. Currently, all states require a…
Rank this Week: 1698

Dentistry Law Blog

Dentistry Law Blog

By George F. Indest III.

https://dentistrylawblog.wordpress.com
Rank this Week: 3642

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.floridapersonalinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jun 16

    South Florida Man Accuses Princess Cruise Lines of Wrongful Death of Wife

    South Florida Man Accuses Princess Cruise Lines of Wrongful Death of Wife
    A Boynton Beach, Florida man has filed a wrongful death suit against a cruise line after his wife died in a hospital in France. The man filed a complaint on May 30 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against…
  • Jun 15

    Florida Medical Malpractice Caps Ruled Unconstitutional

    Florida Medical Malpractice Caps Ruled Unconstitutional
    The Florida Supreme Court came to a decision this week that overturned the state law limiting pain and suffering, and other non-economic, monetary awards in medical malpractice cases. Previously, a person that suffered an injury due to…
  • Jun 13

    Motorcyclist Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on Orlando Turnpike

    Motorcyclist Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on Orlando Turnpike
    A motorcyclist was killed Sunday after traveling the wrong way on an entrance ramp to Florida’s Turnpike and smashing into a Toyota Corolla. The 42-year-old Orlando man was ejected from the motorcycle and died, according to a crash…
Rank this Week: 4165

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.jacksonvillecriminallawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1666

Florida Construction Legal Updates

Florida Construction Legal Updates

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

http://www.floridaconstructionlegalupdates.com
  • Jun 16

    TIMELY WRITTEN NOTICE TO INSURER AND COOPERATING WITH INSURER

    TIMELY WRITTEN NOTICE TO INSURER AND COOPERATING WITH INSURER
    I harp on notifying a liability insurer in writing once a claim is asserted against you.  As soon as possible.  I harp on this because as an insured you want to remove any doubt or argument that the insurer was … Continue…
  • Jun 9

    VENUE FOR SUING PUBLIC PAYMENT BOND

    VENUE FOR SUING PUBLIC PAYMENT BOND
    Public payment bonds (excluding FDOT payment bonds) are governed under Florida statute s. 255.05.  As it pertains to venue—the location to sue a public payment bond–the statute provides in relevant portion:     (5)…
  • Jun 2

    ARBITRATION PROVISION IN HOMEBUILDER’S WARRANTY AGREEMENT WITH HOMEOWNERS IS UNENFORCEABLE

    ARBITRATION PROVISION IN HOMEBUILDER’S WARRANTY AGREEMENT WITH HOMEOWNERS IS UNENFORCEABLE
    Buying a new home from a homebuilder is an exciting time.  How could you not be excited about buying and moving into a new home?   It is a big milestone.  When buying a new home from a homebuilder, it … Continue reading…
Rank this Week: 2653

Florida Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Florida Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida auto accidents, auto insurance, and personal injury claims. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridacaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 16

    What to Tell Your Teen Driver About Summer Driving

    What to Tell Your Teen Driver About Summer Driving
    At this time of year, many teenagers are thrilled at the prospect of driving. If your teenager is new to driving, especially, he or she may be excited to get behind the wheel. Before they do, there are several subjects you will want to talk…
  • Jun 9

    Planning Your Driving Route to Avoid Traffic Collision

    Planning Your Driving Route to Avoid Traffic Collision
    Whether you’re planning your commute, a road trip, a visit to a new destination, or any other drive, planning your route is an important part of knowing what to expect and understanding how to get your final destination. Planning your…
  • Jun 2

    The Car Accident Kit You Need in Hollywood and Florida

    The Car Accident Kit You Need in Hollywood and Florida
    If you drive around Hollywood or anywhere in Southern Florida, you are likely aware of the risk of accidents. No matter how careful you are, a rear-end, head-on or chain reaction accident can affect you due to reckless behavior of other…
Rank this Week: 4530

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/
  • Jun 16

    Preventing Senior Emotional Abuse

    Preventing Senior Emotional Abuse
    Emotional abuse can involve name-calling, verbal harassment, insults and other forms of verbal intimidation or harm. Although it leaves no physical bruises or injuries, emotional abuse is very serious. It can lead to depression, upset,…
  • Jun 9

    Preventing Senior Physical Abuse

    Preventing Senior Physical Abuse
    Senior physical abuse can involve hitting, punching, slapping and other physical assault. Unfortunately, senior physical abuse is more common than many people realize in nursing home and caregiver situations. It can also be difficult to…
  • Jun 2

    Preventing Senior Sexual Abuse

    Preventing Senior Sexual Abuse
    When we speak about sexual abuse in Hollywood and Florida, we often focus on protecting vulnerable younger people. However, there is also another vulnerable population who may be targeted by predators: the elderly. Senior sexual abuse is a…
Rank this Week: 1224

White Collar Criminal Defense…

White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida criminal law. By the Schwartz Law Firm.

http://www.whitecollarcriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 16

    Tax evasion conviction for failing to report robust cash revenue upheld

    Tax evasion conviction for failing to report robust cash revenue upheld
      The Horners were convicted of two counts of assisting in the preparation of a fraudulent corporate tax return in violation of 26 U.S.C. 6206 and filing a false individual tax return in violation of 26 U.S.C. 7206. This couple owned and…
  • Jun 3

    Restitution for the future needs of the victim of child sexual abuse is upheld

    Restitution for the future needs of the victim of child sexual abuse is upheld
      In U.S. v. Osman, the defendant appealed his restitution order following his guilty plea to one count of production of child pornography, one count of distribution of child pornography and one count of possession of child pornography.…
  • May 27

    Force used by deputy in arresting Plaintiff was excessive in view of the circumstances of the arrest

    Force used by deputy in arresting Plaintiff was excessive in view of the circumstances of the arrest
      In Stephens v. DeGiovanni, the Plaintiff Stephens filed a lawsuit against Deputy DeGiovanni of the Broward County Sheriff’s Office arising out of his arrest. Two of his claims raised in this appeal for false seizure (arrest) and…
Rank this Week: 3359

South Florida Attorney Blog

South Florida Attorney Blog

Covers bankruptcy and debt. By Van Horn Law Group.

http://blog.vanhornlawgroup.com
  • Jun 16

    Filing Bankruptcy As a Single Mother

    Filing Bankruptcy As a Single Mother
    Q: I think I need to file for bankruptcy, but I’m not sure how to proceed. My husband and I are divorced, and I have just recently lost my job. I am raising two teenagers and I am in over my head with debt. There was a period of over…
  • Jun 13

    Trump to Overhaul Servicing of Student Loan

    Trump to Overhaul Servicing of Student Loan
  • Jun 8

    Retail Bankruptcies Exploding: Here Are Sectors Where It’s Happening

    Retail Bankruptcies Exploding: Here Are Sectors Where It’s Happening
    It’s being called the Retail Apocalypse by analysts as 2017 sees massive spikes in retail bankruptcies. Some are saying that the retail bubble has burst, and the fallout is happening now. Retailers across the country, including big name…
Rank this Week: 1624

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

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

http://aronberglaw.com/blog
  • Jun 15

    Safety on Palm Beach County School Buses – No Child Left Behind

    Safety on Palm Beach County School Buses – No Child Left Behind
    The Delray Beach Personal Injury Attorneys at Aronberg, Aronberg & Green, Injury Law Firm have learned one of the best ways to prevent accidents is through education and awareness. For this reason, we are bringing you this important…
  • Jun 14

    How Will Self-Driving Cars Affect Auto Insurance?

    How Will Self-Driving Cars Affect Auto Insurance?
    As our Delray Beach personal injury attorneys know, many factors influence the premium you pay for your auto insurance. But with the advent and expansion of self-driving automobiles on America’s roads and highways, how insurance is…
  • Jun 5

    Can Past Convictions Be Used Against You in Your Personal Injury Case?

    Can Past Convictions Be Used Against You in Your Personal Injury Case?
    As our South Florida personal injury lawyers know, a prior criminal conviction can be used against you in a personal injury case in which you are a plaintiff. Florida Statute § 90.610 deals with when a conviction may be used for…
Rank this Week: 2961

Florida Estate Planning and…

Florida Estate Planning and Probate Law Blog

By Marc Soss.

http://floridaestateplanningandprobatelaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 15

    THE IRS ISSUES MORE ESTATE TAX PORTABILITY RELIEF

    THE IRS ISSUES MORE ESTATE TAX PORTABILITY RELIEF
    In 2011, Congress raised the estate tax exclusion amount to $5 million per person (indexed for inflation) and added portability to the estate tax laws. The portability provision is an election that allows a surviving spouse to carry over any…
  • Jun 12

    MINNESOTA TAX LAW CHANGE AS TO RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS

    MINNESOTA TAX LAW CHANGE AS TO RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS
    With the number of retirees moving to states which do not access an income, estate or inheritance tax many states are trying to find ways to recoup the lost revenue. The Minnesota Department of Revenue previously took the position that the…
  • Jun 6

    INCOME TAX EVASION - BELGIUM, COLUMBIA AND PORTUGAL JOIN THE FIGHT

    INCOME TAX EVASION - BELGIUM, COLUMBIA AND PORTUGAL JOIN THE FIGHT
    Maintaining an offshore bank account is not illegal, however, failing to report income and interest earned is tax evasion. Effective January 1, 2017, IRS Revenue Procedure 2017-31 added Belgium, Columbia and Portugal to the list of countries…
Rank this Week: 1100

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer…

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer Blog

By Ronald S. Chapman, P.A.

http://www.justiceflorida.com/
  • Jun 15

    Asset Forfeiture and How Ron S. Chapman Can Help You

    Asset Forfeiture and How Ron S. Chapman Can Help You
    Asset Forfeiture   Asset forfeiture is a confiscation of assets by the state. It can be civil or criminal. It typically applies to alleged proceeds of crime. This can apply to terrorist activity, drug crimes, and other…
  • May 15

    Animal Abuse and Florida Law

    Animal Abuse and Florida Law
    Animal Abuse and Florida Law   Cruelty to animals, also called animal abuse or animal neglect, is both the unintentional (animal neglect) and the intentional infliction by humans of suffering or harm upon any non-human animal,…
  • Apr 17

    Aggravated Battery

    Aggravated Battery
    Aggravated Battery In Florida, Aggravated Battery is the intentional touching of another person with the intent to inflict great bodily harm or to use a deadly weapon. In addition, penalties for the offense include mandatory prison, with…
Rank this Week: 3625

Jacksonville Injury Attorney Blog

Jacksonville Injury Attorney Blog

Covers auto accidents, medical malpractice and workers compensation. By Lawrence Law Group.

http://www.jacksonvilleinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Jun 15

    CMS Reverses Ban on Arbitration Agreements for Nursing Home Resident

    CMS Reverses Ban on Arbitration Agreements for Nursing Home Resident
    Last year, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) enacted a federal regulation banning the use of pre-dispute arbitration agreements for nursing home residents.  Through such an arbitration agreement, a…
  • May 25

    Bill Repealing Florida Personal Injury Protection Fail

    Bill Repealing Florida Personal Injury Protection Fail
    Since 1976, Florida law has required that all vehicle owners purchase personal injury protection insurance coverage.  Personal injury protection (commonly called “PIP”) coverage provides medical and lost wage benefits for…
  • Mar 15

    Avoiding Road Rage Accident

    Avoiding Road Rage Accident
    You’re driving down the road and someone cuts you off. You’re understandably mad, so you might yell and wave your fist. But that’s not always where it stops. For many drivers, emotions continue to escalate. Nationally,…
Rank this Week: 4613

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: 3103

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

http://www.newjerseyinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jun 15

    Take Steps to Lessen the Severity of Common Childhood Injurie

    Take Steps to Lessen the Severity of Common Childhood Injurie
    Does your child wear a helmet every time he or she rides a bike? What about when rollerblading or riding a scooter or skateboard? With summer approaching, these activities become more popular, affording children the opportunity to get both…
  • May 15

    Drug-Related Motor Vehicle Accidents on the Rise

    Drug-Related Motor Vehicle Accidents on the Rise
    Although alcohol-related accidents are on the decline, accidents involving drivers impaired by drugs – including prescription medications – are on the rise. Statistics relating to drug use and fatal motor vehicle accidents are…
  • Apr 10

    What’s Behind the Increase in Dog Attacks on Mail Carriers?

    What’s Behind the Increase in Dog Attacks on Mail Carriers?
    As cliché as it may sound, dog attacks on mail carriers are a real issue and one that is growing. Each year the U.S. Postal Service releases statistics on the number of dog attacks against its carriers in connection with National Dog…
Rank this Week: 4868

Classified: The Class Action Blog

Classified: The Class Action Blog

A blog focused on the latest class action developments and trends by the attorneys of Carlton Fields Jorden Burt.

http://classifiedclassaction.com/
Rank this Week: 1763

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers injury law. By Law Offices of Robert Dixon.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyerblawg.com/
  • Jun 14

    Farm Equipment Injuries in Florida

    Farm Equipment Injuries in Florida
    Farmers routinely use machines that make their day-to-day jobs easier. This machinery is typically very heavy and requires some basic skills to operate. The unfortunate reality is that, each year, a number of people in Florida are…
  • Jun 14

    Left Turn Accidents in Florida

    Left Turn Accidents in Florida
    Making left turns is a routine part of driving. Motorists making left turns must take the necessary precautions to make sure they are making the turn safely and not putting others on the road at risk of harm. Left turn accidents can lead to…
  • Jun 14

    The Problem of Bedsores in Florida Nursing Home

    The Problem of Bedsores in Florida Nursing Home
    When you send a loved one to a nursing home, you expect them to receive proper attention. The sad reality is that many nursing home residents suffer from preventable conditions, such as bedsores, simply because of inadequate care or neglect…
Rank this Week: 2635