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Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Covers cruise ship injuries, illnesses and accidents.

http://cruiselawyers.com/blog/
  • May 19

    Drowning of Young Girl Aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s Gem

    Drowning of Young Girl Aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s Gem
    More terrible news from the cruise line industry, this time the apparent drowning of a 10 year old girl aboard the Norwegian Gem as it sailed from New York to Florida and the Bahamas. The accident occurred as the ship was sailing off the…
  • May 12

    Cruise Ship Crew Member Question: Assault in the Genital Area, Do I Have a Case to Sue?

    Cruise Ship Crew Member Question: Assault in the Genital Area, Do I Have a Case to Sue?
    Cruise Lawyer Question: I Was Assaulted in the Genitals, Can You Help? This was a relatively unusual inquiry we received recently. A crew member who was working an even was struck in the ‘genital area’ by a passenger. In the…
  • May 12

    Cruise Lawyer Question: Was Traumatized on the Cruise Ship, Can You Help?

    Cruise Lawyer Question: Was Traumatized on the Cruise Ship, Can You Help?
    Cruise Lawyer Question: Was Traumatized on the Cruise Ship, Can You Help? This question came to use from a crew member who was being harassed by fellow crew members. Crew members work very hard to help the cruise lines run efficiently.…
Rank this Week: 3982

Florida Homeowners Insurance Blog

Florida Homeowners Insurance Blog

By Greenberg, Stone & Urbano, P.A.

http://www.floridahomeownersinsuranceblog.com/
  • May 19

    Miami Homeowner’s Insurance Attorneys Explore Insurance Coverage Disputes and Bad Faith

    Miami Homeowner’s Insurance Attorneys Explore Insurance Coverage Disputes and Bad Faith
    You elected to take out homeowner’s insurance in order to provide you with peace of mind in the event of any accident or disaster.  You have loyally paid your insurance premiums for years.  Now, your home has experienced…
  • May 12

    Frequently Asked Questions About Fire Claims in Florida

    Frequently Asked Questions About Fire Claims in Florida
    If your home is damaged in a fire, you are likely in shock and at a loss as to what will happen next.  The following is a look at some frequently asked questions concerning fire claims in Florida.  For individualized assistance,…
  • May 4

    The Landlord Insurance Policy: Six Important Clauses You Should Understand

    The Landlord Insurance Policy: Six Important Clauses You Should Understand
    Many people live in their homes for some time, and then elect to lease the home out.  While this can be a great way to generate extra income, it is important that new landlords understand how their insurance may be affected. …
Rank this Week: 4001

Truck Accident Attorney Blog

Truck Accident Attorney Blog

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

http://www.truckaccidentattorney-blog.com/
  • May 19

    Securing Vital Black Box Evidence

    Securing Vital Black Box Evidence
    Obtaining black box data can prove essential in establishing your truck accident case.  In recent years, black box recorders have become standard in the industry as safety regulators continue to push for the use of these devices in an…
  • May 12

    Miami Truck Accident Attorneys Report:  Two Dead After Tractor Trailer Overturns on Sawgrass Expressway

    Miami Truck Accident Attorneys Report:  Two Dead After Tractor Trailer Overturns on Sawgrass Expressway
    A fatal tractor trailer accident in South Florida shut down the northbound lanes of the Sawgrass Expressway for hours on Thursday, April 16.  Sunrise Fire Rescue officials report that the tractor trailer rolled over and landed on top of…
  • May 7

    Safety Tips for Sharing the Road with Tractor Trailer

    Safety Tips for Sharing the Road with Tractor Trailer
    For the occupants of motor vehicles, a crash with a truck, especially a tractor trailer, can have serious and even fatal consequences.  Automobile drivers cannot always avoid an accident with a tractor trailer due to the inability to…
Rank this Week: 3798

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
  • May 19

    Drones in Construction

    Drones in Construction
      You had to know it would only be a matter of time before we would see drones flying over construction sites. After all, drones have quickly transitioned from being play things for the well-heeled to professional aircraft used by…
  • May 12

    Licensed to Work [INFOGRAPHIC]

    Licensed to Work [INFOGRAPHIC]
    We can all see the signs of a healthier construction economy – more concrete trucks on the road, more houses being remodeled, and more customers at  neighborhood Home Depots. But with this surge in construction comes the inevitable…
  • May 5

    How Do You Lien a Job With Multiple Direct Contracts?

    How Do You Lien a Job With Multiple Direct Contracts?
    We’ve often written about it – how do you lien a job with multiple direct contracts? Do you file a blanket lien incorporating all the improvements arising out of these several contracts? After all, they’re all related to the…
Rank this Week: 2521

Florida Abogado Criminal Blog

Florida Abogado Criminal Blog

Covers criminal law. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.floridaabogadocriminal.com/
Rank this Week: 2781

Luhrsen Law Group Blog

Luhrsen Law Group Blog

Covers Florida personal injury law.

http://www.luhrsen.com/blog
  • May 18

    Why People Drive Drunk on Memorial Day (and What to Do if They Injure You)

    Why People Drive Drunk on Memorial Day (and What to Do if They Injure You)
    We’ve all seen the tragic stories on the news. We’ve heard about the terrible legal and life repercussions. Most of us know at least one person who’s received a DUI, and sadly some of us have had a friend or family member…
  • May 14

    Parents Can Be Liable When Teens Drink

    Parents Can Be Liable When Teens Drink
    Most teenagers and parents alike would agree—being a teenager can be pretty tough. The average American teenager must balance the stress of school and social life with the emotional and psychological challenges of coming of age. With…
  • May 11

    National Law Enforcement Week: Honoring Our Nation’s Protector

    National Law Enforcement Week: Honoring Our Nation’s Protector
    It can be easy to forget about the importance of law enforcement in Florida—that is, until your safety is jeopardized. Florida law enforcement officers work tirelessly to ensure the safety of residents and tourists alike—from…
Rank this Week: 3192

Searcy Mass Tort

Searcy Mass Tort

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

http://www.searcymasstort.com/blog/
  • May 18

    FDA Warns of Serious Blood Problems Linked to Six Diabetes Drug

    FDA Warns of Serious Blood Problems Linked to Six Diabetes Drug
    Sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors are a class of prescription medicines that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved to lower blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes. Obesity is a leading cause of type 2 diabetes.…
  • May 11

    Searcy Denney Files Another Lawsuit Over Defective DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant

    Searcy Denney Files Another Lawsuit Over Defective DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant
    In early May, Searcy Denney mass tort lawyers Cal Warriner and Brenda Fulmer filed yet another lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson and DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. This latest case was filed on behalf of a Southwest Florida resident who was…
  • May 6

    Essure and Bayer Under Fire

    Essure and Bayer Under Fire
    The FDA recently announced that it is investigating allegations of improprieties in conjunction with clinical trials that were conducted by Bayer and Conceptus with regard to the Essure device, which is utilized in sterilization procedures.…
Rank this Week: 1416

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.floridabusinesslawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 762

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.guntrustlawyer.com/
  • May 18

    Supreme Court states: Felons Do Not Lose Property Right in Owned Firearm

    Supreme Court states: Felons Do Not Lose Property Right in Owned Firearm
    We have been telling people for years that a properly drafted gun trust can help protect your firearms in the event that you become a prohibited person in the future.  Today the Supreme Court came to a Unanimous Decisions supporting our…
  • May 18

    Can an 18 year old build an SBR, SBS, or other NFA firearm?

    Can an 18 year old build an SBR, SBS, or other NFA firearm?
    We are often asked if you have to be 21 to build an SBR or Suppressor.  If you are manufacturing a firearm under the NFA using an ATF Form 5320.1  you only need to be 18 under federal law.  Likewise, if you are purchasing a…
  • May 6

    Montana legalizes Hunting with Suppressors (silencers)

    Montana legalizes Hunting with Suppressors (silencers)
    It is now legal to hunt in Montana with a Suppressor.  On April 23rd, 2015, Gov. Steve Bullock signed House Bill 250, legalizing the use of suppressors for all lawful hunting in Montana. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Kirk…
Rank this Week: 2107

The Health Law Firm Blog

The Health Law Firm Blog

Covers legal issues impacting health care providers and professionals, including Medicare and Medicaid audits and fraud, pain management regulations, professional licensing, and clinical privileges. By George F. Indest III.

http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 1251

South Florida Criminal Attorneys…

South Florida Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers Florida criminal defense and criminal law news. By Michael B. Cohen.

http://www.southfloridacriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • May 18

    Miami Resident Arrested in $100 million Venezuelan Money Laundering Scheme

    Miami Resident Arrested in $100 million Venezuelan Money Laundering Scheme
    Venezuela has recently been experiencing a shortage of all foreign currencies due to a substantial drop in oil prices, the country’s central source of US dollars. It has gone through an economic contraction of close to three percent and…
  • Apr 15

    Charges dropped in 14-year old Lakeland Girl’s Cyberbullying Suicide

    Charges dropped in 14-year old Lakeland Girl’s Cyberbullying Suicide
    Modern technology in its union with computers and the Internet is responsible for many changes in existing laws, both federal and local. A prime example of this is the crime of wire fraud which was previously defined as criminalities which…
  • Mar 30

    Broward County Resident Accepts 70 Month Prison Sentence for Identity Theft

    Broward County Resident Accepts 70 Month Prison Sentence for Identity Theft
    With less than a week to go, many are looking forward to opening of the 2015 baseball season. And only ten days after that event begins the deadline for filing your tax return reaches its deadline. Spring always brings about the beginning of…
Rank this Week: 1156

AmeriTrust Law Group LLC Legal…

AmeriTrust Law Group LLC Legal Blog

Covers bankruptcy, foreclosure, civil litigation, personal injury, and immigration news.

http://www.ameritrustlawgroup.com/legal-blog/
  • May 18

    Turner Grain Bankruptcy Moves into Chapter 7 Liquidation

    Turner Grain Bankruptcy Moves into Chapter 7 Liquidation
    The contentious bankruptcy of Turner Grain Merchandising Inc. of Brinkley took an important turn on Thursday May 14, 2015 when a federal bankruptcy judge agreed to convert the company’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy into Chapter 7 liquidation.…
  • May 12

    American Eagle Energy Filed Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

    American Eagle Energy Filed Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
    American Eagle Energy filed chapter 11 bankruptcy after falling crude oil prices hurt the Colorado-based company. American Eagle Energy purchases and develops oil across oil fields in Montana and North Dakota. The company missed an interest…
  • May 4

    Corinthian Colleges Files Bankruptcy, Closes Doors, and Leaves Students Without Degree

    Corinthian Colleges Files Bankruptcy, Closes Doors, and Leaves Students Without Degree
    The for-profit career school Corinthian Colleges Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection on May 4, 2015 and closed 28 of its schools across the country. Over 16,000 students were enrolled in the schools when they closed, and these students must…
Rank this Week: 2896

Maritime & Boating Accident Lawyer…

Maritime & Boating Accident Lawyer News

Covers boating accident and fishermen injury news. by Brais, Brais & Rusak.

http://news.braislaw.com/
  • May 18

    Disney Cruise Passenger Who Sustained Leg & Hip Injuries is Recuperating at South Carolina Hospital

    Disney Cruise Passenger Who Sustained Leg & Hip Injuries is Recuperating at South Carolina Hospital
    A 29-year-old passenger is in ta Charleston, South Carolina hospital after being airlifted off the Disney Magic cruise ship last Saturday. Reports state that in the early morning hours the cruise ship requested assistance from the Coast…
  • May 14

    Legal Issues Concerning Cruise Ship Sexual Assault

    Legal Issues Concerning Cruise Ship Sexual Assault
    A sexual assault occurs in the United States every 2 minutes. Often times these attacks are unreported. Like most sexual assault situations, victims raped aboard cruise ships most often do not inform authorities. Sometimes, however, the…
  • Feb 21

    Injured California Cruise Passenger Hires Brais Law

    Injured California Cruise Passenger Hires Brais Law
    An injured passenger from California has retained our Miami cruise accident attorneys to bring a lawsuit against NCL. A complaint filed in federal court alleges that NCL was negligent in the way it organized and conducted its White Hot Party…
Rank this Week: 1065

Neufeld Law Firm

Neufeld Law Firm

Covers personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability news.

http://www.neufeldlawfirm.com/blog/
  • May 18

    Aventura Personal Injury Lawyer: Slip and Falls + TBI

    Aventura Personal Injury Lawyer: Slip and Falls + TBI
      Aventura Personal Injury Lawyer: Slip and Falls #1 Cause of TBIs Trumping many well-known killers, such as heart disease and cancer, traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the leading cause of death for individuals below the age of 44.…
  • May 17

    Hollywood car accident lawyer

    Hollywood car accident lawyer
    Hollywood Car Accident Lawyer: Adults Text and Drive More Teenagers tend to get a bad rap. It’s commonly understood that teens are moody and impulsive, prone to behaving rebellious and listening to loud music. Teens are notoriously…
  • May 13

    Roadway Design to Blame for Many South Florida Accident

    Roadway Design to Blame for Many South Florida Accident
    Reckless drivers. Inclement weather. Faulty brakes. Speeding. These are all common hazards that can lead to auto accidents and injuries in North Miami Beach and around South Florida. But research has found that dangerous roadway conditions…
Rank this Week: 902

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.injury-lawyer-florida.com/
  • May 18

    Social Media Analyzed in Fort Myers Injury Lawsuit

    Social Media Analyzed in Fort Myers Injury Lawsuit
    It's become common knowledge that police investigators and prosecutors will sift through the social media posts and pictures of people suspected of crimes, searching for evidence that might bolster their case. What is somewhat less…
  • May 16

    Insurers Sued by Auto Repair Shops Alleging Practices Put Motorists at Risk

    Insurers Sued by Auto Repair Shops Alleging Practices Put Motorists at Risk
    Following an auto accident, it's common practice for drivers to file a claim with an insurance company to cover the cost of repairs. After all, that's why we have insurance. But insurance companies are always looking for ways to cut costs,…
  • May 14

    Civilian Construction Injury Results in Complex Litigation

    Civilian Construction Injury Results in Complex Litigation
    Most injury-causing construction accidents involve workers. After all, they are the ones most closely working with raw materials from extreme heights and under other dangerous circumstances. However, when a construction site isn't properly…
Rank this Week: 1798

Florida Probate Lawyer Blog

Florida Probate Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.florida-probate-lawyer.com/probate
  • May 18

    Tortious Interference with an Expectancy: DeWitt 101

    Tortious Interference with an Expectancy: DeWitt 101
    When is “failure to exhaust probate remedies” properly asserted as an affirmative defense to a tortious interference with an expectancy action?  The answer is almost never.  (Click here for information about the tort…
  • May 8

    Florida Court Determines Wife Unduly Influenced Husband

    Florida Court Determines Wife Unduly Influenced Husband
    Florida law is well established that when a will is challenged on the grounds of undue influence, the influence must amount to over persuasion, duress, force, coercion, or artful or fraudulent contrivances to such an extent that there is a
  • Apr 14

    BUT YOU AGREED TO MAKE ME THE BENEFICIARY!

    BUT YOU AGREED TO MAKE ME THE BENEFICIARY!
    Whether in the context of a divorce proceeding or when a couple is preparing their estate planning together, some people agree to a contract to subsequently make a Will or Trust that names another as the primary beneficiary.  This…
Rank this Week: 1325

Ocala Injury Lawyers Blog

Ocala Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law. By Dean Law Firm, LLC.

http://www.ocalainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • May 18

    Walgreen’s Pharmacy Facing Several Claims of Pharmacy Error

    Walgreen’s Pharmacy Facing Several Claims of Pharmacy Error
    Earlier this month, a Fox News affiliate posted an article discussing pharmacy errors in general but also covering the fact that the nationwide drugstore chain, Walgreen’s, has currently had several claims made against it alleging…
  • May 15

    Drunk Driver Who Tweeted “2 Drunk 2 Care” Minutes before Fatal DUI Accident Faces 24 Years in Prison

    Drunk Driver Who Tweeted “2 Drunk 2 Care” Minutes before Fatal DUI Accident Faces 24 Years in Prison
    Earlier last year, a drunk driver killed two 21-year-old best friends in a head-on collision on the Sawgrass Expressway. Back at the time of the accident, the tragic story made national news because the driver had tweeted “2 drunk…
  • May 5

    Dade City High-School Student Dies in Tragic Head-On Collision

    Dade City High-School Student Dies in Tragic Head-On Collision
    Earlier this month in Dade City, a tragic accident took the life of a 17-year-old high-school student after she was in a vehicle that collided head-on with another oncoming vehicle. According a report by the Tampa Bay Times, the accident…
Rank this Week: 2661

Llabona Law Blog

Llabona Law Blog

Covers Florida family law issues.

http://www.llabona.com/blog/
  • May 17

    Unavoidable Run-ins with the Ex

    Unavoidable Run-ins with the Ex
    Have you have been through a high conflict divorce? If so, it’s likely you feel that your ex-spouse is unbearable. You probably can’t stand to be anywhere near him or her. This is normal, and to be expected. But when it comes to…
  • May 10

    Family Life After Divorce

    Family Life After Divorce
    Huffington Post’s “Blended Family Friday” series can bring hope to those who have just gone through divorce. Each week, the site features a different family’s story and explains how they have worked to blend their two…
  • May 3

    Shared Parenting Makes Sense

    Shared Parenting Makes Sense
    Being a single parent is stressful. Not only is it hard, but according to statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, the U.S. Department of Justice, and the U.S. Census Bureau, children raised by a single parent are more likely to…
Rank this Week: 4020

First Party Property Insurance…

First Party Property Insurance Blog

Covers first party property insurance claims. By Todd Legal.

http://firstpartyproperty.com/blog/
  • May 17

    To Hail and Back: The Four Problems with Hail Claims and the Six Tools You Need to Solve Them

    To Hail and Back: The Four Problems with Hail Claims and the Six Tools You Need to Solve Them
    Coming to a Roof Near You As you know, the water extraction assignment of benefits (AOB) issue has had the insurance industry’s center stage for the last couple of months. As a result, we have not heard that much about another trending…
  • Apr 15

    AOBs … Nothing But the Fact

    AOBs … Nothing But the Fact
    There has been a flood of analysis of the assignment of benefits (AOB) issue lately. Throughout the debates over new AOB legislation, a lot of facts have been revealed. For those of us who are too busy to collect all these updates, we wanted…
  • Mar 31

    Listen Up First Party Property Insurance Blog Community

    Listen Up First Party Property Insurance Blog Community
    I hope you have been enjoying some of the recent posts about insurance claims litigation innovation. In response to these articles, I know that a lot of you have reached out to me, so this article is for you – the First Party Property…
Rank this Week: 3187

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.cruiseshiplawyerblog.com/
  • May 17

    Miami Cruise Ship Accident Attorneys Report:  Carnival Passenger Killed in Jet Ski Accident in Cayman Island

    Miami Cruise Ship Accident Attorneys Report:  Carnival Passenger Killed in Jet Ski Accident in Cayman Island
    Recently, a Virginia man traveling on a Carnival cruise perished in a Jet Ski accident.  The 31 year old passenger was traveling on the Carnival Conquest cruise ship.  He and his female companion decided to take a Jet Ski ride while…
  • May 11

    Improper Security on Cruise Ship

    Improper Security on Cruise Ship
    Those planning a cruise vacation will often choose cruises based on their ability to provide relaxation and enjoyment.  Cruise ships are supposed to have a number of security guards and officers in place in order to protect passengers so…
  • May 4

    Miami Cruise Ship Accident Attorneys Explore Death by Cruise Ship

    Miami Cruise Ship Accident Attorneys Explore Death by Cruise Ship
    In 2010, a 21 year old cruise passenger who had just embarked on a seven day Caribbean cruise suddenly became ill after eating a cookie.  He died a short time later due to an allergic reaction to peanuts.  Five years prior, a 70…
Rank this Week: 3810

Florida Insurance Law Blog

Florida Insurance Law Blog

Discusses insurance news, cases, class actions, and bad faith insurance claims. By Liggio Benrubi.

http://www.floridainsurancelawblog.com/
  • May 15

    Random and contrasting thoughts on attitudes and justice

    Random and contrasting thoughts on attitudes and justice
    Not every post is about what cases we’re winning, losing, or simply struggling with.  This past week I’ve spent a good deal of time simply ruminating about two opposite but telling things I’ve read.  Let me share…
  • May 3

    Mortgage Servicer

    Mortgage Servicer
    We have been involved, for some time now, in two class action cases against a company that was formerly known as “American Home Mortgage Servicing”, they changed their name to “Homeward” (hah!), and they were…
  • Apr 24

    Do the Regulators really regulate?

    Do the Regulators really regulate?
    For many years, Florida has allowed health insurers to sell group policies within the state, that are not subject to much regulation in the state, under a statute known as the out-of-state group law, Fla. Stat. 627.6515:…
Rank this Week: 4257

Student Loan Law Blog

Student Loan Law Blog

Covers federal student loan debt.

http://www.thefloridastudentloanattorney.com/floridastudentloans/
Rank this Week: 2864

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer Blog

Cover Florida probate litigation. By Chepenik & Trushin LLP.

http://www.floridaprobatelitigationlawyer.com/
  • May 15

    CREATING A VALID WILL IN FLORIDA

    CREATING A VALID WILL IN FLORIDA
    Florida law on the execution of wills makes it clear that not all wills are created equal. One of the most important things to know when drafting your will is the law governing the validity of that document. In Florida, if a will does not…
  • May 5

    STEPCHILDREN & INHERITANCE RIGHTS

    STEPCHILDREN & INHERITANCE RIGHTS
    The number of blended families in America is increasing and with it, so is the need for competent estate planning. As the modern blended family replaces the “traditional” family, tension arises from traditional intestacy laws.…
  • Apr 22

    Protecting Your Online Accounts After Death

    Protecting Your Online Accounts After Death
    It is no secret that we are living in a digital world. Our daily lives are spent online paying bills, browsing social media, checking bank accounts, and the list goes on. When you signed up for all of these accounts, you likely did not think…
Rank this Week: 1215

Florida Construction Lawyer Blog

Florida Construction Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.floridaconstructionlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1282

Cramer Law Center

Cramer Law Center

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

http://cramerlawcenter.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 3500

Cramer Law Center

Cramer Law Center

Covers Florida estate planning.

http://cramerlawcenter.com
Rank this Week: 4390

Tampa Criminal Lawyer Blog

Tampa Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law news. By Mayberry Law Firm.

http://www.tampacriminallawyer-blog.com/
  • May 15

    Man Charged With Trespassing For Breaking Car Window To Save Dog

    Man Charged With Trespassing For Breaking Car Window To Save Dog
    Want some terrible advice? Don’t break a car window to save a poor puppy about to overheat if you’re anywhere in the State of Georgia. Michael Hammons of Athens, Georgia, a desert storm veteran, is finding this out the hard way…
  • Mar 10

    Suge Knight Hit and Run Video Released

    Suge Knight Hit and Run Video Released
    Music producer and professional subject of controversy Suge Knight is back in hot water after being accused of a deadly hit and run in California. As so often is the case in a criminal trial, video of an alleged incident can be a crucial…
  • Feb 19

    Vanilla Ice Charged With Burglary and Grand Theft in Florida

    Vanilla Ice Charged With Burglary and Grand Theft in Florida
    One hit wonder and 90's musician Vanilla Ice was arrested and charged with burglary and grand theft in Palm Beach County this week. According to news reports, Ice was renovating a nearby home as a part of his DIY television show "The Vanilla…
Rank this Week: 3971

Florida Foreclosure Defense…

Florida Foreclosure Defense Attorney Blog

Covers bankruptcy and foreclosure law. By Jason Weaver P.A.

http://www.floridaforeclosuredefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • May 14

    We Discuss Loan Modification Scams on WPLG Miami Local 10’s “Call Christina” Segment

    We Discuss Loan Modification Scams on WPLG Miami Local 10’s “Call Christina” Segment
    WPLG Local 10 Miami’s Christina Vazquez is helping consumers again, this time assisting a woman who apparently was the victim of a loan modification scam. These were much more prevalent a few years ago, when the foreclosure crisis was…
  • Apr 28

    We’re Featured Again on Local 10 WPLG Miami’s “Call Christina” Segment

    We’re Featured Again on Local 10 WPLG Miami’s “Call Christina” Segment
    Once again, we’re proud to be featured on Channel 10 WPLG Miami Local 10’s “Call Christina” segment. Christina Vazquez of Channel 10 reports on consumer’s rights, and her segment has helped loads of…
  • Apr 21

    We Get Tough a Loan Modification for Broward Foreclosure Client

    We Get Tough a Loan Modification for Broward Foreclosure Client
    It looks like we’ve won our clients another difficult to get, complex loan modification, which will allow them to keep their Broward County home. This time the offender was PNC bank, an entity that somehow doesn’t get as much bad…
Rank this Week: 2734

The Florida Legal Blog

The Florida Legal Blog

Focuses Florida appellate and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals decisions. By Jeffrey Kuntz.

http://www.floridalegalblog.org/
  • May 13

    After Merger, Claim May Be Continued As If Merger Did Not Occur

    After Merger, Claim May Be Continued As If Merger Did Not Occur
    In Fiorentino v BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP (5D13-3250), the Fifth District reversed the foreclosure judgment. However, in a footnote the court cited to section 607.1106(d), Florida Statutes. That statutory section is titled "effect of…
  • Apr 29

    U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Florida Ban on Judges Soliciting Campaign Contribution

    U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Florida Ban on Judges Soliciting Campaign Contribution
    Today, in Williams-Yulee v. Florida Bar, the United States Supreme Court affirmed Florida Supreme Court's opinion upholding the Florida Bar's ban on judicial candidates soliciting campaign contribution. The opinion is broken into numerous…
  • Apr 15

    First District Explains New Mailbox Rule for Incarcerated Litigant

    First District Explains New Mailbox Rule for Incarcerated Litigant
    If you happen to be an incarcerated litigant, you should read the First District's opinion issued today in Roberto Rivera, M.D. v. Department of Health (1D15-0287). In that opinion, the First District states as follows:We are concerned that…
Rank this Week: 1023

Jacksonville Injury Attorney Blog

Jacksonville Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.jacksonvilleinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • May 13

    Boating Accidents Surge in the Summer Month

    Boating Accidents Surge in the Summer Month
    Every year, boating accidents make headlines in the Jacksonville area as the waters get warmer and people head out for fun on our abundant waterways. Although boating accidents occur less frequently than automobile accidents, they tend to…
  • May 7

    Florida Lawmakers Seek to Enact New Laws to Improve Substandard Care at Assisted Living Facilitie

    Florida Lawmakers Seek to Enact New Laws to Improve Substandard Care at Assisted Living Facilitie
    In 2011, the Miami Herald’s investigative report "Neglected to Death" revealed the stark and horrific reality of life and death for many residents in Florida’s nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Four years later,…
  • Jan 19

    "Left Turn" Accidents and Motorcycles: Yet Another Motorcycle Fatality in Jacksonville

    "Left Turn" Accidents and Motorcycles: Yet Another Motorcycle Fatality in Jacksonville
    Saturday night, a motorcyclist was killed on Jacksonville's westside when an on-coming sport utility vehicle turned left in front of the motorcyclist's path. The car vs. motorcycle accident happened at the intersection of Plymouth Street and…
Rank this Week: 4352

Black's Law

Black's Law

Roy Black blogs his thoughts, tells his stories and writes his blog to help him think and work out ideas.

http://www.royblack.com/blog/
  • May 13

    Law Without Wall

    Law Without Wall
    I was invited by Michelle DeStefano, through Georgie Angones (Ms. Everything-at-the-school), to participate in the strangely worded “ConPosium” which is the final stage of the Law Without Walls competition. I walked into the…
  • Apr 13

    “How can you represent those people?”

    “How can you represent those people?”
    The classic crack made at many a cocktail party. Every defense lawyer suffers through the ordeal of offering a dissatisfying response (at least to the tormentor) to this barely concealed insult. I have no intention of dragging out the usual…
  • Jan 27

    Clarence Darrow: American Iconoclast

    Clarence Darrow: American Iconoclast
    "What am I on trial for, gentlemen of the jury? . . . I am not on trial for having sought to bribe a man named Lockwood. . . . I am on trial because I have been a lover of the poor, a friend of the oppressed, because I have stood by labor for…
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Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Features intellectual property news and updates.

http://500law.com/blog/
  • May 13

    What’s in a name?

    What’s in a name?
    Recently, the youngest of the Kardashian-Jenner clan, sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner applied to trademark their first names with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Kylie Jenner applied to trademark her full name for…
  • Apr 24

    TTAB vs. Federal Court vs. State Court

    TTAB vs. Federal Court vs. State Court
    Deciding to go to court over a trademark dispute is intimidating enough, and then your attorney tells you that you have three different avenues in which to bring your lawsuit. Or, if you find yourself on the other side of this situation, now…
  • Apr 23

    New Net Neutrality Rules under Legal and Congressional Scrutiny

    New Net Neutrality Rules under Legal and Congressional Scrutiny
    New Net Neutrality rules were approved by the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) on February 26, 2015. On April 13, 2015, the rules were published on the Federal Register (see…
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Jacksonville Bankruptcy Lawyer…

Jacksonville Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.jacksonvillebankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • May 13

    Chapter 13 – Falling behind on your Monthly Plan Payment

    Chapter 13 – Falling behind on your Monthly Plan Payment
    Filing a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy is a very difficult decision to make. The main reason deciding to move forward with a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy can be so difficult is because it can bring with it many limitations that can be hard to swallow.…
  • May 6

    Chapter 7 and Administrative Fee

    Chapter 7 and Administrative Fee
    In many Chapter 7 bankruptcies where the Trustee determines there are assets, the Trustee can collect administrative fees at the close of the bankruptcy case. You are probably first wondering what are administrative fees and what do they mean…
  • Apr 30

    Can I file a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

    Can I file a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?
    If you are deciding whether you should file a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy or not, the first question that needs to be answered is do you qualify? Whether a person can file a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy almost entirely depends on their current income and…
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Florida Construction Law Blog

Florida Construction Law Blog

By Malka & Kravitz, P.A.

http://www.mkpalaw.com/blog
  • May 13

    Homeowners can protect themselves during a remodeling project -- II

    Homeowners can protect themselves during a remodeling project -- II
    When homeowners decide to take the leap and remodel their interior and/or exterior, they will typically dedicate a good amount of time to such important issues as determining the scope of the project and, of course, finding a suitable…
  • May 1

    Homeowners can protect themselves during a remodeling project

    Homeowners can protect themselves during a remodeling project
    There comes a time for many homeowners when they want to introduce drastic changes to their homes on the inside, outside or both. Once made, this decision to remodel -- whether made out of necessity or a simple desire for...
  • Apr 17

    Understanding how surety bonds work -- II

    Understanding how surety bonds work -- II
    A few weeks ago, our blog started providing some basic background information on surety bonds, a mechanism designed to give project owners much-needed peace of mind by helping ensure that construction work proceeds as planned and all of the…
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Fort Walton Beach & Destin…

Fort Walton Beach & Destin Criminal & DUI Defense Blog

Answers common questions about arrests, court procedures and penalties that apply to the Fort Walton Beach & Destin, Florida area. By Shawn Lupella.

http://www.emeraldcoastdefense.com/q-a/
  • May 13

    Criminal Defense Attorney For Lewd and Lascivious Conduct Arrest In Okaloosa County

    Criminal Defense Attorney For Lewd and Lascivious Conduct Arrest In Okaloosa County
    Experienced Criminal Lawyer For A Lewd and Lascivious Conduct Charge In Fort Walton Beach, Destin Or Anywhere In Okaloosa County There are several different categories of sex crimes in Florida with a lot of overlapping elements in order to…
  • May 5

    Domestic Violence Related Crimes In Okaloosa County/Fort Walton Beach/Destin

    Domestic Violence Related Crimes In Okaloosa County/Fort Walton Beach/Destin
    Criminal Defense For Domestic Violence Arrests Under Florida Law, the legislature has provided a plethora of ways to charge someone with under the larger category of domestic violence offenses. Generally assault (the threat of physical…
  • May 4

    Criminal Defense Attorney For Domestic Battery by Strangulation In Okaloosa County

    Criminal Defense Attorney For Domestic Battery by Strangulation In Okaloosa County
    Top-Flight Criminal Lawyer For A Domestic Battery by Strangulation Charge In Fort Walton Beach, Destin Or Anywhere In Okaloosa County Florida Statutes, under section 784.041(2), defines the crime of Domestic Battery by Strangulation as when a…
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Florida Real Estate Lawyers Blog

Florida Real Estate Lawyers Blog

Covers real state law in Florida. By Jordan Pascale, P.L.

http://www.floridarealestatelawyersblog.com/
  • May 13

    Florida Real Estate Case Law Update

    Florida Real Estate Case Law Update
    By Daniel T. Pascale, Esq. CORRECTING A FORECLOSURE JUDGMENT The Court considered whether Florida’s Rule of Civil Procedure allowing for corrections of “clerical mistakes,” encompasses authorization to supplement a final…
  • Mar 31

    What Constitutes a Reasonable Amount of Time To Be Bound by a Florida Non-Compete Agreement?

    What Constitutes a Reasonable Amount of Time To Be Bound by a Florida Non-Compete Agreement?
    By: Daniel T. Pascale, Esq. In determining the reasonableness in time of a postterm restrictive covenant (a.k.a. a non compete agreement) not predicated upon the protection of trade secrets, a court must apply the following rebuttable…
  • Mar 17

    March 2015 Florida Real Estate Law Case Update

    March 2015 Florida Real Estate Law Case Update
    By: Daniel T. Pascale, Esq. Residential Restrictive Covenant – Neighbor Veto Leamer v. White, 40 Fla. L. Weekly D283 (Fla. 1st DCA 2015) The Whites and the Leamers lived in adjoining luxury waterfront townhomes. The townhomes are…
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The Health Law Firm Blog

The Health Law Firm Blog

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

http://thehealthlawfirmblog.wordpress.com/
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Florida Personal Injury Attorney…

Florida Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Florida personal injury topics such as auto, truck, motorcycle, and bicycle accidents, as well as insurance. By the Law Offices of Lazarus and Lazarus.

http://www.floridapersonalinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • May 12

    Negligent Security and Premise Liability Law in Florida

    Negligent Security and Premise Liability Law in Florida
    Property and business owners in Florida would be wise to maintain their premises in good order and free from any hazards that could injure a person who visits the property. Many people are under the impression that if someone visits their…
  • Apr 22

    Sharing Prescription Drug Information among Doctors and Hospital

    Sharing Prescription Drug Information among Doctors and Hospital
    Florida Prescription Error Law: The Goal is to Limit Errors – But it’s not a Guarantee An accountant visits his Internal Medicine physician for a routine check-up. It’s tax-time and the poor fellow is working…
  • Mar 19

    Injuries Resulting from Low-Impact Collision

    Injuries Resulting from Low-Impact Collision
    Low Impact does not Mean Low Injury You may remember from science class in school that there were some very smart people throughout history who gave thought to things we “normal” people don’t think about. One such person…
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South Florida Criminal Defense…

South Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida criminal law news concerning domestic violence, gun offenses, sex offenses and immigration status. By Ralph Behr.

http://www.southfloridacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • May 12

    Federal Sentencing Changes White Collar Punishment

    Federal Sentencing Changes White Collar Punishment
    United States District Courts were, until recent years, required to strictly and mechanically follow the sentencing guidelines propounded by the U. S. Sentencing Commission. With the changes of the past eight years, the Courts have been…
  • Apr 21

    Fowl Play in Kansas City Law Office

    Fowl Play in Kansas City Law Office
    Harry Truman never completed law school but he did attend for two years. He lived a few miles from Kansas City, which recently became renown in the history of lawyers and lawyer jokes. It all began on April 14th when legal secretary Monica…
  • Apr 17

    Kim Richards Arrested

    Kim Richards Arrested
    Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Kim Richards was arrested in California in the Beverly Hills Hotel and charged with trespassing, public intoxication and resisting an officer and battery on an officer.  Early morning Thursday, April…
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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/
  • May 12

    SEC Sues Retirement Planners who Sold Life Settlement

    SEC Sues Retirement Planners who Sold Life Settlement
    According to the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), it has filed suit against a Texas retirement planning firm and its principals in connection with their practices in the sales of life settlement investments.  The…
  • May 6

    LPL Financial Sanctioned for Supervisory Failure

    LPL Financial Sanctioned for Supervisory Failure
    According to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”), it has entered into a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (“AWC”) with brokerage firm LPL Financial LLC for supervisory failures in a number of…
  • May 1

    FINRA Fines RBC for Reverse Convertibles Sale

    FINRA Fines RBC for Reverse Convertibles Sale
    According to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”), RBC Capital Markets, LLC (“RBC”) has agreed to a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (“AWC”) concerning its sales of complex reverse…
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The Florida Jury Selection Blog

The Florida Jury Selection Blog

Covers voir dire, cause challenges, juror concealment, non-verbal behavior, and peremptory challenges. By Robert W. Kelley.

http://www.juryblog.com
  • May 12

    “I don’t believe in the jury system”

    “I don’t believe in the jury system”
    During jury selection in a car accident case, a prospective juror told counsel she “didn’t believe in the jury system” because of an experience her brother had in a criminal case two years earlier. She said she thought she…
  • Apr 9

    Fundamental Error to Restrict Lawyer’s Questions During Voir Dire

    Fundamental Error to Restrict Lawyer’s Questions During Voir Dire
    A trial judge is Vero Beach was reversed last week for restricting defense counsel’s questions during jury selection. The defense lawyer in the case had been forced by the judge into going to trial without his client being…
  • Jan 30

    How to Save a Potentially Contaminated Jury Panel

    How to Save a Potentially Contaminated Jury Panel
    During jury selection in a civil trial a prospective juror stated in open court that he was familiar with one of the defendant’s expert medical witnesses. The juror said the expert had “kind of screwed-up my dad’s…
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New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

http://www.newjerseyinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • May 11

    Dangers of Aggressive Driving to Be Covered in Drivers’ Training

    Dangers of Aggressive Driving to Be Covered in Drivers’ Training
    Aggressive driving takes on many forms. It can be exhibited by excessive speed, tailgating, failure to signal, unsafe lane changes, illegal passing, and other dangerous driving behaviors. Often aggressive driving starts out as a driver trying…
  • Apr 27

    Homeowners Should Assess the Risks before Installing a Trampoline on Their Property

    Homeowners Should Assess the Risks before Installing a Trampoline on Their Property
    Trampolines have long been a favorite form of fun and exercise for children and adults alike. Now with the warmer weather approaching and thoughts turning to outdoor activities, it might be tempting to add this activity to your own backyard.…
  • Apr 13

    Before Booking Your Vacation, Make Sure You Are Protected Against Accidental Injury

    Before Booking Your Vacation, Make Sure You Are Protected Against Accidental Injury
    Recent economic conditions have opened the door to new opportunities designed to make money for the creative entrepreneur while at the same time offering significant savings to the consumer. Ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft are prime…
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Florida IP

Florida IP

Covers intellectual property developments. By Woodrow Pollack.

http://floridaip.blogspot.com/
  • May 11

    Are the Kardashians' European Activities Beyond The Reach of a U.S. Court?

    Are the Kardashians' European Activities Beyond The Reach of a U.S. Court?
    Nope.Lee Tillett owns U.S. Trademark No. 4079066 for KROMA in connection with cosmetics.  Tillett exclusively licensed the mark to Kroma Makeup EU, LLC ("Kroma EU") granting Kroma EU the right to import, distribute, and sell products…
  • Apr 6

    Staying Litigation Because of Request for Inter Partes Review?

    Staying Litigation Because of Request for Inter Partes Review?
    Not yet.  The request is premature until the Patent Office determines whether or not to institute the Inter Partes Review ("IPR").TAS Energy, Inc. sued Stellar Energy Americas, Inc. for patent infringement concerning U.S. RE 44,815.…
  • Mar 17

    Request for Directed Verdict -- Is "Pods" Generic?

    Request for Directed Verdict -- Is "Pods" Generic?
    No.A jury agreed with PODS that U-Haul infringed the "pods" trademark and that U-Haul was unable to prove that the mark was generic.  U-Haul asked for a directed verdict notwithstanding the jury's conclusion and separately asked for a…
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Florida Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Florida Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy and foreclosure law. By Parker DuFresne.

http://www.florida-bankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • May 11

    Relief for Mortgage Borrowers Is Questioned

    Relief for Mortgage Borrowers Is Questioned
    Last August Bank of America agreed to a record $16.7 billion settlement with the Justice Department over their past mortgage practices. Part of the settlement also requires Bank of America to provide $7 billion in consumer relief over…
  • Nov 17

    Dyck O'Neal Pursues Borrowers with Tainted Foreclosure

    Dyck O'Neal Pursues Borrowers with Tainted Foreclosure
    Our own Chip Parker is discussed in an article written by The New York Times about the unlawful debt collection practices by mortgage finance giants like Fannie Mae. "It's bad enough that Fannie Mae and their collectors are pursuing…
  • Nov 4

    Have You Had Problems With Your Mortgage Loan Since the Servicing Was Transferred from Bank of America to Carrington Mortgage Services?

    Have You Had Problems With Your Mortgage Loan Since the Servicing Was Transferred from Bank of America to Carrington Mortgage Services?
    The servicing of thousands of mortgage loans recently transferred from Bank of America, National Association to Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC. The accounts transferred were part of a Taylor, Bean & Whitaker junk loan portfolio that…
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Tampa Abogado De Lesion

Tampa Abogado De Lesion

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

http://www.tampaabogadodelesion.com/
  • May 11

    Niña Pequeña de St. Pete Golpeado y Muerto por Automòvil Mientras Jugaba en un Patio

    Niña Pequeña de St. Pete Golpeado y Muerto por Automòvil Mientras Jugaba en un Patio
    Una bebè fue golpeada y perdiò la vida por un todoterreno mientras jugaba en un patio en St. Petersburg la noche del jueves. Segùn reportes, un hombre de 27 años iba saliendo de su patio, pero no vio a la…
  • May 4

    Evite un Accidente de Embarcaciones y Navìos este Fin de Semana de Gasparilla

    Evite un Accidente de Embarcaciones y Navìos este Fin de Semana de Gasparilla
    Este sàbado, los residentes y visitantes del àrea de Tampa Bay se unen en una inusual celebraciòn llamada Gasparilla, que marca el inicio de un año nuevo y sirve como recordatorio de tiempos antiguos. El Festival…
  • Apr 27

    Celebre Sin Riesgos el Año Nuevo y Evite Accidente

    Celebre Sin Riesgos el Año Nuevo y Evite Accidente
    El inicio de 2015 està por llegar, lo que significa que es importante señalar que la fiesta de Año Nuevo es conocida por ser una de las èpocas màs peligrosas del año, especialmente debido a accidentes…
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