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Florida Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Florida Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Covers nursing home abuse. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.floridanursinghomelawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 22

    Putting an End to Elderly Abuse and Neglect

    Putting an End to Elderly Abuse and Neglect
    Putting an end to elderly abuse and neglect requires identifying individual and systematic cases of abuse and neglect and in taking action against individuals and entities. There are many different forms of elderly abuse, including financial…
  • Jul 17

    Politician- AHS Investor Linked to Nursing Home Abuse

    Politician- AHS Investor Linked to Nursing Home Abuse
    Nursing home care facilities are often for-profit operations that can leave patients at risk of severe injuries, abuse or neglect. According to reports, a franchise of long-term care facilities owned by a politician’s former companies…
  • Jul 11

    Increasing Number of Nursing Home Abuse Allegation

    Increasing Number of Nursing Home Abuse Allegation
    In the wake of a recently-passed bill that allows Florida nursing home investors to evade liability for wrongdoing, the attorney general of Ohio has announced an uptick of complaints relative to abuse and neglect in nursing homes. Our Fort…
Rank this Week: 4841

Searcy Law Blog

Searcy Law Blog

Features opinions, editorials, and factual reporting in connection with injured victims, defective products, law, drug recall, and other related topics. By Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley PA.

http://www.searcylaw.com/what-you-should-know/practice-area-blog/
  • Jul 22

    THV Therapies Approved for Patients at High Risk for Aortic Valve Disease

    THV Therapies Approved for Patients at High Risk for Aortic Valve Disease
    More than 5 million Americans suffer from heart-valve disease. An estimated 1.5 million have aortic valve stenosis. Many patients with the dire diagnosis are fighting for their lives because of limited treatment options. Until now, the sole…
  • Jul 18

    Swimming Safer This Summer in Palm Beach County

    Swimming Safer This Summer in Palm Beach County
    Government Agencies, City Officials Offer Information, Outreach on Water Risks Summer is heating up, and children are cooling down, poolside. Because of all the splish-splashing going on, it is a good time for parents to remember the risks…
  • Jul 18

    FDA Proposes Guidelines for Posting Medical-Product Information Online

    FDA Proposes Guidelines for Posting Medical-Product Information Online
    A lot can be misconstrued in the silent world of the Internet. While online technology has changed the communications paradigm, it also has resulted in bad information, embarrassing typos, factual errors and malfeasance. Fake Web sites,…
Rank this Week: 771

Maritime & Cruise Ship Accident…

Maritime & Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

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

http://news.injuryattorneyfla.com/
  • Jul 22

    Carnival Raising Cruise Prices as Costa Concordia is Raised from the Sea

    Carnival Raising Cruise Prices as Costa Concordia is Raised from the Sea
    Despite recent news of the ill-fated cruise line Costa Concordia being raised from the sea after its tragic sinking in 2012, Carnival Cruise lines, the parent company of Concordia, apparently thinks the environment is right to start raising…
  • Jul 15

    What Happens When the Cruise Line Sends You to a Medical Examination?

    What Happens When the Cruise Line Sends You to a Medical Examination?
    If you are injured on a cruise ship, part of the burden in proving your case is showing you have sustained an injury, and proving the nature, severity, and permanency of your injuries. If you have sustained a major injury—for example,…
  • Jul 10

    Costa Deliziosa Power Outage Causes Delays And Raises Safety Concern

    Costa Deliziosa Power Outage Causes Delays And Raises Safety Concern
    Over the last year, our Florida cruise ship accident attorneys have discussed what appears to be a never-ending string of cruise mishaps, made worse by cruise liners continued policy of denial and concealment of such issues. In March, Royal…
Rank this Week: 2609

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/
  • Jul 22

    Disruptive Physicians: Nobody Likes a Nuisance

    Disruptive Physicians: Nobody Likes a Nuisance
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law and Christopher E. Brown, J.D., The Health Law Firm Identifying and eliminating disruptive physicians has become a paramount concern of many…
  • Jul 17

    Why Have You Received a Denial on Your Medicare Enrollment Application?

    Why Have You Received a Denial on Your Medicare Enrollment Application?
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law and Christopher E. Brown, J.D., The Health Law Firm Did you receive a denial on your Medicare enrollment application and can’t figure out…
  • Jul 2

    CMS in the Hot Seat for Lax Oversight of Medicaid Managed Care Organization

    CMS in the Hot Seat for Lax Oversight of Medicaid Managed Care Organization
    By Lenis L. Archer, J.D., M.P.H., The Health Law Firm For years, each state has kept an eye on its own Medicaid managed care plans, while the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is required to monitor how well … Continue…
Rank this Week: 2183

Stock Broker Attorney Blog

Stock Broker Attorney Blog

Covers current investigations, opinions and industry news relating to securities arbitration, investment fraud, stockbroker or brokerage firm misconduct. By Levin Papantonio Thomas Mitchell Rafferty & Proctor, P.A.

http://www.stockbrokerattorney.com/blog
  • Jul 21

    Bond Prices Plummet for Puerto Rico Power Authority

    Bond Prices Plummet for Puerto Rico Power Authority
    Puerto Rico's power authority bonds dropped from trading at around 55 cents on the dollar to 45 cents on the dollar by the end of June as investors worry about the agency's inability to pay off its bonds and bank loans. The power authority is…
  • Jul 16

    Disciplinary Action Against BlackRock Advisors Recommended by SEC

    Disciplinary Action Against BlackRock Advisors Recommended by SEC
    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has recommend disciplinary action for possible securities violations, including the failure to disclose conflicts of interest, by BlackRock Advisors.
  • Jul 13

    FINRA seeks to narrow public arbitrator definition

    FINRA seeks to narrow public arbitrator definition
    In an effort to tighten the rules for resolving investor disputes in arbitration, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has proposed a rule to narrow the definition of public arbitrator. Currently, there are 3,555 public…
Rank this Week: 2394

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Tampa, Florida 4-Year-Old Killed by Uncle’s Pit Bull

    Tampa, Florida 4-Year-Old Killed by Uncle’s Pit Bull
    A 4-year-old boy was mauled Saturday night by two pit bulls that had been crated at his uncle’s house in Riverview. Authorities are still trying to determine how the attack occurred. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s…
  • Jul 16

    Contractor Dies in Slip and Fall Accident at TECO Power Plant

    Contractor Dies in Slip and Fall Accident at TECO Power Plant
    A Tampa contractor died Monday after officials believe he slipped and fell while working at a TECO power plant in Tampa. Reports indicate that the 31-year-old was dismantling an old unit at the Bayside TECO power plant when he slipped and…
  • Jul 8

    Tampa Bay Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer :: Possible Link Between Brain Injury and Dementia

    Tampa Bay Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer :: Possible Link Between Brain Injury and Dementia
    A new report shows a possible connection between traumatic brain injuries and dementia. According to an article by US News and World Report, veterans who have suffered a traumatic brain injury are more likely to develop dementia later in…
Rank this Week: 3917

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Covers tax law. By Gerald Donnini.

http://www.floridataxlawyer-blog.com/
  • Jul 21

    SCOTUS Decides to Hear CSX - But Why?

    SCOTUS Decides to Hear CSX - But Why?
    Each year, the Supreme Court punts on dozens of cases. Included in the dozens of cases which the court elects not to hear each year are sales tax cases. They are uninteresting to the majority of the population and just not the type of…
  • Jul 10

    COLORADO "AMAZON TAX" CASE TO BE HEARD BY SUPREME COURT

    COLORADO "AMAZON TAX" CASE TO BE HEARD BY SUPREME COURT
    It is hard to believe we are more than halfway through 2014. What is not surprising is that states continue to battle with online companies, such as Amazon, as to whether it should be required to collect and remit sales tax. States continue…
  • Jul 1

    Masterworks on Loan - Love of Art or Sales Tax Savings?

    Masterworks on Loan - Love of Art or Sales Tax Savings?
    Museums are often able to keep their collections diverse because of the wealthy art collectors that are willing to loan their pieces to them. On the surface, this seems like a very honorable act, but what many don't know is there is a hefty…
Rank this Week: 3902

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

http://www.newjerseyinjurylawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3232

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer…

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.fortlauderdaledivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Keys Judge Rules Florida's Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

    Keys Judge Rules Florida's Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional
    A circuit court judge in the Florida Keys recently ruled that the Florida Constitution's ban on marriages between same-sex partners violates the US Constitution's equal protection clause, the Miami Herald reported. The ruling, which the state…
  • Jul 14

    Establishing Time-Sharing and Parenting Plans for Children With Special Need

    Establishing Time-Sharing and Parenting Plans for Children With Special Need
    Crafting parenting and time-sharing plans are challenging enough under ordinary circumstances. When the child whose custody must be resolved also has special needs, the decisions become even more difficult. However, when these cases go to…
  • Jul 7

    How to (Not) Keep A Separate Property Separate for Purposes of Equitable Distribution

    How to (Not) Keep A Separate Property Separate for Purposes of Equitable Distribution
    Few spouses, while happily married, stop to consider maintaining the proper legal segregation of assets they acquired separately before or during the marriage. This often leads to trouble when a spouse mixes his/her separate assets with…
Rank this Week: 2195

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Four Killed in South Florida Holiday Boating Collision

    Four Killed in South Florida Holiday Boating Collision
    The risk of boating accidents, injuries, and fatalities continues to rise throughout the summer with a peak in accidents around Fourth of July weekend. In another tragedy, four were killed and nine other victims were injured in an…
  • Jul 16

    5th DCA: Loss of Consortium Claim Survives Death of Plaintiff

    5th DCA: Loss of Consortium Claim Survives Death of Plaintiff
    When a spouse is injured or killed as a result of negligence, spouses and in some cases other dependents are granted the opportunity to seek compensation for loss of services from their loved one in the form of a claim for loss of consortium.…
  • Jul 11

    E.Y. v. United States - Statute of Limitations Tolled in Some Case

    E.Y. v. United States - Statute of Limitations Tolled in Some Case
    In Florida, injured parties have a limited amount of time during which they can file a lawsuit to seek compensation. The amount of time they have varies based on the type of allegation. For example, Florida Statute 95.11 holds general…
Rank this Week: 3020

Hernando County Injury Attorney…

Hernando County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.hernandoinjuryattorney.com/
  • Jul 21

    Preventing Child Injuries in Hot Vehicle

    Preventing Child Injuries in Hot Vehicle
    It is summer in Hernando County and the temperatures are hot. With that said, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration urges all parents and caregivers to remember that hot weather could mean serious risks for infants and young…
  • Jul 8

    Pedestrian Struck and Killed on U.S. 19 in Spring Hill

    Pedestrian Struck and Killed on U.S. 19 in Spring Hill
    A pedestrian was killed on Sunday after she was hit by a truck in Spring Hill. Reports indicate that an 81-year-old man was driving a 1998 Dodge Ram in the inside lane of U.S. 19 North, near Beverly Court when a 60-year-old Brooksville woman…
  • Jul 3

    Prevent Fourth of July Injuries this Holiday Weekend

    Prevent Fourth of July Injuries this Holiday Weekend
    The Fourth of July is meant to be celebrated with loved ones and friends, so don’t let a preventable accident land you in the emergency room this weekend. The most common accidents from Independence Day festivities arise from…
Rank this Week: 3390

Harris Law Blog

Harris Law Blog

Covers car accidents, commercial truck accidents, brain injuries, wrongful death lawsuits, child sex abuse and other child injuries.

http://harrisjustice.com/category/blog/
  • Jul 21

    Farm Accident Injury

    Farm Accident Injury
    Southwest Florida is blessed with may natural resources, many of which are harnessed for farming and agriculture. Throughout our region, farms grow abundant crops of produce, citrus, and sugar, and raise livestock for various animal products.…
  • Jul 18

    Who is Liable for Damages in Auto Accident

    Who is Liable for Damages in Auto Accident
    Car accidents are generally avoidable. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has studied the issue and said that more than 9 out of 10 collisions was preventable, and further, caused by driver inattention. Driver inattention caused by…
  • Jul 16

    Dump Truck Accident

    Dump Truck Accident
    In SW Fla., dump trucks and haulers travel on our highways, State Roads, County Roads, and our smaller roads and streets, every single day. Among the busiest for this truck traffic are the corridors of I-75 and US 41. Especially when…
Rank this Week: 3673

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

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

http://aronberglaw.com/blog
  • Jul 21

    Florida Jury Awards $24 Billion in Tobacco Wrongful Death Case

    Florida Jury Awards $24 Billion in Tobacco Wrongful Death Case
    A Florida jury made history on Friday, July 18th, by awarding nearly $24 billion in punitive damages to a widow whose husband died of lung cancer. As our personal injury lawyers know, this jury award, issued against…
  • Jul 15

    P.I. Pulse: Tourist Loses Fingers on Disney “Pirate” Ride

    P.I. Pulse: Tourist Loses Fingers on Disney “Pirate” Ride
    An accident at Disney World in Orlando last Thursday resulted in a tourist losing two of his fingertips. As our personal injury lawyers know, people visit Disney World to have a relaxing, amusing time – not to have two of …The…
  • Jul 14

    Comedian/Actor Tracy Morgan Sues Wal-Mart Following Last Month’s Crash

    Comedian/Actor Tracy Morgan Sues Wal-Mart Following Last Month’s Crash
    In the wake of the serious highway accident last month that nearly took the life of beloved actor and comedian Tracy Morgan (and ended the life of one of his colleagues), Morgan has filed a lawsuit against Wal-Mart, the company …The…
Rank this Week: 2880

Jax Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Jax Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Richard Landes.

http://www.jaxfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3506

Cyber Crime Lawyer Blog

Cyber Crime Lawyer Blog

Covers topics such as technology and the law, computer forensics and cyber crime defense. By David S. Seltzer.

http://www.cybercrimelawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Teen in Virginia Sexting Case Accuses Authorities of Exploitation

    Teen in Virginia Sexting Case Accuses Authorities of Exploitation
    In our last post, we introduced the story of a Manassas County, Virginia, teen accused of child pornography after he sent an explicit video to his 15-year-old girlfriend. As this strange case continues to unfold, numerous questions remain,…
  • Jul 16

    Bizarre Virginia Teenage Sexting Case Raises Questions about Police Behavior

    Bizarre Virginia Teenage Sexting Case Raises Questions about Police Behavior
    Florida residents who face unfounded child pornography charges may sympathize with the case of a Virginia teenager whose recent arrest raised significant questions about the lengths to which law enforcement officials may go to obtain a…
  • Jul 7

    Columbus Medical Community Shocked by Pediatric Cancer Doctor’s Child Pornography Conviction

    Columbus Medical Community Shocked by Pediatric Cancer Doctor’s Child Pornography Conviction
    A once-renowned Columbus pediatric cancer physician will serve one year and one day in federal prison after pleading guilty to child pornography charges. Christopher Pelloski, 40, had been using his personal computer, as well as an Ohio State…
Rank this Week: 737

Florida Elder Law and Estate…

Florida Elder Law and Estate Planning

Provides news and views on current topics in elder law, estate planning, wills and trusts, caregiver issues, probate and estate administration, Medicaid and Veterans benefits, other issues of importance to seniors and their families. By Joseph S. Karp.

http://karplaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 20

    Casey Kasem: Top 40 countdown host's final countdown

    Casey Kasem: Top 40 countdown host's final countdown
    <!--[if !mso]> v\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} <![endif]--> <!--[if gte mso 9]> Normal 0 false …
  • Jul 15

    Alzheimer's: a most poignant interview

    Alzheimer's: a most poignant interview
    Today on public radio, one of the most touching family stories I have ever heard about a family coping with Alzheimer's Disease. Kimberly Williams-Paisley, actress and wife of country singer Brad Paisley, discusses her family's journey after…
  • Jul 13

    Qualified plan longevity annuity hedges risk of outliving retirement saving

    Qualified plan longevity annuity hedges risk of outliving retirement saving
    Are you are concerned about running out of money before you run out of years? With longer lifespans, skyrocketing health costs, the demise of fixed pensions, and the looming Social Security crisis, everyone except the wealthiest are feeling…
Rank this Week: 700

The Appellate Gourmet (c)

The Appellate Gourmet (c)

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

http://appellategourmetappealsinflorida.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 398

Llabona Law Blog

Llabona Law Blog

Covers Florida family law issues.

http://www.llabona.com/blog/
  • Jul 20

    Contentious Divorce Linked with Hypertension

    Contentious Divorce Linked with Hypertension
    The effects of divorce are well-known: Finances, housing, and possessions get split, families learn how to spend time apart, holidays get divided, etc. However, a recent study done by the University of Arizona shows that there could be some…
  • Jul 5

    Bitter Divorce Turns to 5 Years for Perjury

    Bitter Divorce Turns to 5 Years for Perjury
    One Florida woman’s recent arrest is the perfect example of how lying to a family court is never a smart idea, even when it means protecting your children. The incident in question involved a woman who won full custody of her child…
  • Jun 28

    Florida Mother Fights Family Court for Kid

    Florida Mother Fights Family Court for Kid
    A Florida mother recently learned the hard way how being caught unprepared can cost the ultimate price: Your children. When it comes to criminal courts, the rules are clear: Evidence of a crime leads to sentencing, which leads to punishment.…
Rank this Week: 4799

The Medicare Compliance Blog

The Medicare Compliance Blog

Covers Medicare secondary payer compliance, Medicare set-asides, mandatory insurer reporting, recovery resolutions, conditional payment notification, Medicare risk assessment, self-administration support issues, Medicare impact on long-term care. By Gould & Lamb.

http://themedicarecomplianceblog.com/
  • Jul 18

    US Court of Appeals Provides Opinion on Michigan Spine and Brain Surgeons v. State Farm

    US Court of Appeals Provides Opinion on Michigan Spine and Brain Surgeons v. State Farm
    The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit published its opinion in Michigan Spine and Brain Surgeons, PLLC v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company on July 16, 2014. The long awaited decision addresses the…
  • Jun 5

    CMS Amends the Workers Compensation Reference Guide

    CMS Amends the Workers Compensation Reference Guide
    On May 29, 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) amended the recently released Workers’ Compensation Reference Guide published in February 2014. The changes affect medical review, treating physician reports,…
  • Apr 23

    Workers Compensation Review Center (WCRC) Changes Position on Development Letter

    Workers Compensation Review Center (WCRC) Changes Position on Development Letter
    As a result of Gould and Lamb’s continued advocacy with CMS Central Office, WCRC, and Regional Offices, Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set Aside submitters will see a light at the end of the tunnel. Based on direct conversations,…
Rank this Week: 2385

Florida Probate Blog -…

Florida Probate Blog - WeProbateFlorida.com

Covers Florida probate administration. By Long H. Duong.

http://weprobateflorida.com
  • Jul 17

    Small Estate Affidavits: Where to find them?

    Small Estate Affidavits: Where to find them?
    The short answer is that you can’t.  They don’t really exist. You may have heard a bank or some other financial institution ask you for a small estate affidavit if you don’t want to go through probate. Unfortunately,…
  • Nov 5

    Letters of Administration – Do you really need them?!

    Letters of Administration – Do you really need them?!
    I can’t say this enough: There are many situations where you do not need letters of administration. Many. Yes, the bank or customer service agent you are talking to says you do…but they are just reading from a policy manual or a…
  • Sep 6

    How long does probate take in Florida?

    How long does probate take in Florida?
    One of the last few questions I always address at the end of a probate consultation is: “How long does probate take?” Generally: Summary administration typically takes a few weeks from the date of filing to get orders distributing…
Rank this Week: 3543

Appealing Decisions

Appealing Decisions

Covers appellate opinions and practice in Florida and elsewhere. By Jennifer R. Dixon.

http://www.flaappellatecounsel.com/
  • Jul 17

    Failure to Preserve Error Costs Plaintiff a New Trial

    Failure to Preserve Error Costs Plaintiff a New Trial
    Preservation of error is an issue that is discussed so frequently by appellate lawyers that it tends to be met with eye rolls by other lawyers. However, we keep talking about preservation of error because it is one of few … Continue…
  • May 15

    Late-Filed Civil Appeals a Nonstarter

    Late-Filed Civil Appeals a Nonstarter
    What should a civil litigant do when he or she is made aware of the entry of a final judgment after the expiration of the appeal period?  The First District Court of Appeal reminds us in an opinion issued in Sharpe v.…
  • Apr 28

    Addressing Preservation of Error

    Addressing Preservation of Error
    One of the more difficult topics to broach with a litigant who is consulting regarding an appeal is the issue of “preservation of error.”  At its core, the appellate process is concerned, not with who was right and who was…
Rank this Week: 4708

South Florida Estate Planning Law

South Florida Estate Planning Law

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

http://www.sofloridaestateplanning.com/
  • Jul 17

    Uniform Law Commission Approves Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act

    Uniform Law Commission Approves Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act
    I’ve written before about finding and having access to your “digital assets” and online accounts after death. Well there is a development that will hopefully make this process a bit easier. The Uniform Law…
  • Jul 10

    Finding Your Digital Assets After Death

    Finding Your Digital Assets After Death
    I’ve written before about estate planning for your digital assets and online accounts. Well this article isn’t necessarily about planning, but what happens after you die – especially if you don’t plan (or even if…
  • Jan 9

    Who gets paid if an Alleged Incapacitated Person dies before the hearing? Nobody?

    Who gets paid if an Alleged Incapacitated Person dies before the hearing? Nobody?
    The Guardianship of Mary Klatthaar I’m sure there are some independently wealthy attorneys out there who take all of their cases pro bono. Most of us though are hard-working schlubs like everyone else who while we love what we do,…
Rank this Week: 3079

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/
Rank this Week: 1707

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/
  • Jul 17

    Are Selfies and Social Media Contributing to Car Accidents in Miami and Other Cities?

    Are Selfies and Social Media Contributing to Car Accidents in Miami and Other Cities?
    Selfies and social media may be a fun way to share memories, but according to some safety experts, they can also increase the risk of car crashes in Miami and other cities. You may already have seen drivers on the road filming videos for…
  • Jul 15

    Recent Study Suggests Link Between Marijuana Use and Car Crashe

    Recent Study Suggests Link Between Marijuana Use and Car Crashe
    While the effects of drunk driving in Hollywood and other cities are abundantly clear and drivers know the risks of drinking and driving, the risks of drug use, unfortunately, are less often talked about. While some prescription and…
  • Jul 10

    Just How At Risk are Teen Drivers in Florida?

    Just How At Risk are Teen Drivers in Florida?
    A great deal has been written about the dangers that face teen drivers in Homestead and across Florida. Statistically, new drivers tend to have higher car accident rates and risks for a few reasons. Lack of driving experience is obviously a…
Rank this Week: 2278

Florida Trucking Accident Lawyer…

Florida Trucking Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida truck accidents involving moving trucks, tractor trailers, and rental trucks. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridatruckingaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    What Causes Truck Collisions in Miami and Other Cities?

    What Causes Truck Collisions in Miami and Other Cities?
    Determining whether you have a personal injury claim in Miami or your Florida community often stems from understanding what caused your traffic collision in the first place. This is because you need to be able to determine whether negligence…
  • Jul 15

    Will Florida’s New Law Reduce the Risk of Waste Truck Collisions?

    Will Florida’s New Law Reduce the Risk of Waste Truck Collisions?
    Waste truck collisions in Miami, Homestead, and other Florida cities are a cause for concern. Although often low-speed crashes, these accidents pose a high risk for injury, since waste trucks are so heavy and large. These collisions…
  • Jul 10

    Changes in Attitudes Needed to Reduce Trucking Collisions in Hollywood and Florida

    Changes in Attitudes Needed to Reduce Trucking Collisions in Hollywood and Florida
    There is no doubt that fatigued driving in Hollywood and across the country leads to trucking collisions. Each year, thousands of people are injured or killed in trucking collisions in Hollywood and across the nation because big rig drivers…
Rank this Week: 3090

Jacksonville Injury Attorney Blog

Jacksonville Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.jacksonvilleinjuryattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3135

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers accident, injury, and medical malpractice legal issues. By Hannon & Boyers.

http://www.florida-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Jul 16

    Elderly Man Dead, Woman Injured in Miami Stabbing

    Elderly Man Dead, Woman Injured in Miami Stabbing
    Violent crime is a serious problem in Miami and around the state. The Miami negligent security lawyers at Hannon & Boyers regularly represent the victims of violent crime and help them to obtain compensation for injuries and in many cases…
  • May 23

    Alternatives to Prevent Drunk Driving

    Alternatives to Prevent Drunk Driving
    According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), in 2009, Florida ranked 3rd in the nation for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) fatality rates in both adults and underage drinkers. The Sun-Sentinel reported that Floridians…
  • May 20

    Orlando, FL is Most Dangerous City For Pedestrian

    Orlando, FL is Most Dangerous City For Pedestrian
    ORLANDO, Fla. -- A new report suggests that pedestrians in Orlando, FL are most likely to be involved in an Orlando automobile/pedestrian accident. The report ranked Orlando as the most dangerous metropolitan area in the nation for…
Rank this Week: 1379

HR Defense Blog

HR Defense Blog

Covers developments in labor & employment law. By Akerman Senterfitt LLP.

http://www.akerman.com/Blogs/hrdefense/
  • Jul 16

    FMLA & Medical Certification: When Does An Employer Have A "Reason to Doubt"?

    FMLA &amp; Medical Certification: When Does An Employer Have A "Reason to Doubt"?
    POSTED BY SHAYLA N. WALDON ON JULY 17, 2014 Given the financial and administrative costs that FMLA continues to impose upon employers, HR managers are consulting with counsel to determine what tools are available to ensure that those who…
  • Jun 27

    Confederate Flag Can Contribute to Hostile Work Environment, Says Eleventh Circuit

    Confederate Flag Can Contribute to Hostile Work Environment, Says Eleventh Circuit
    POSTED BY RICHARD D. TUSCHMAN ON JUNE 27, 2014 Exposure to the Confederate flag in the workplace can support an employee's claim of racial discrimination, according to a recent decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh…
  • Jun 3

    Who is a Whistleblower Under Dodd-Frank? Courts Disagree.

    Who is a Whistleblower Under Dodd-Frank? Courts Disagree.
    POSTED BY RICHARD D. TUSCHMAN ON JUNE 3, 2014 The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act protects employees who blow the whistle on possible securities law violations.  But the question of who qualifies as a…
Rank this Week: 4667

Tampa Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Tampa Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.tampabankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 16

    Cell Phone Calls that Drive you Nuts - the TCPA can help!

    Cell Phone Calls that Drive you Nuts - the TCPA can help!
    Have you ever provided your cell number to a company and it later started to call you incessantly to collect a debt of someone else. I've recently had that happen to me. My father was hospitalized with a stroke and I gave my cell phone…
  • Jul 13

    Have You Been Sued for a Deficiency Judgment in Florida?

    Have You Been Sued for a Deficiency Judgment in Florida?
    Mortgage companies in Florida must think money really does grow on trees as they are now suing for deficiency judgments on past foreclosures of homes. July 1, 2014 was the deadline in Florida for lenders to file deficiency lawsuits for…
  • May 22

    Medicare Liens and ObamaCare: Florida Homestead Protected

    Medicare Liens and ObamaCare: Florida Homestead Protected
    The Affordable Care Act has caused millions of people to sign up for Medicaid for the first time. Medicaid is a program of free health insurance provided to low to no income individuals. Although the care itself is free, there is a lien…
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South Florida Injury Attorneys…

South Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Jul 16

    Supreme Court of Florida Hears Disabled Firefighter’s Workers’ Compensation Case

    Supreme Court of Florida Hears Disabled Firefighter’s Workers’ Compensation Case
    Although most claimants for disability benefits never imagine that the resolution of their claims will create much in the way of buzz, one injured firefighter’s request for benefits has led him all the way to the Supreme Court of…
  • Jul 9

    Hallandale Crane Collapse Leads to One Death and OSHA Investigation

    Hallandale Crane Collapse Leads to One Death and OSHA Investigation
    Last month, a crane being used for construction on a lot in an affluent enclave of Hallandale Beach collapsed, leading to the death of one construction worker. The collapse occurred at approximately 9:40 AM, as the crane was being moved in…
  • Jun 25

    Palm Beach Teen Takes the Stand in Medical Malpractice Case

    Palm Beach Teen Takes the Stand in Medical Malpractice Case
    Seventeen years after his mother was involuntarily administered laxatives by medical professionals acting at the behest of federal agents, Jordan Taylor took the stand in a Miami-Dade County Courthouse on Monday to discuss the…
Rank this Week: 4004

Tampa Drug Lawyer

Tampa Drug Lawyer

Covers Florida criminal laws concerning drug offenses. By W. F. "Casey" Ebsary, Jr.

http://www.drug2go.com/
  • Jul 15

    Tampa Drug Charge Defense

    Tampa Drug Charge Defense
    Tampa Drug Charge DefenseTampa Criminal Drug Defense Attorney, Casey Ebsary is a local defense attorney and former prosecutor. Casey was a Prosecutor in Hillsborough County's Drug Court, which was one of the first drug treatment-oriented…
  • Jul 5

    Can Color of Vehicle Be Probable Cause In Traffic Stop?

    Can Color of Vehicle Be Probable Cause In Traffic Stop?
    Probable Cause Traffic Stop Vehicle ColorA Florida Drug case just answered two questions: 1) Can the Color of a Vehicle be the Probable Cause for a Traffic Stop? 2) Can cops invent creative reasons to pull you over?Traffic Stop FactsThe case…
  • Jun 20

    Medical Marijuana Legal Advice - Can a lawyer advise a client about using the drug or operating such a business without running afoul of the Bar?

    Medical Marijuana Legal Advice - Can a lawyer advise a client about using the drug or operating such a business without running afoul of the Bar?
    Legal Advice forMedical MarijuanaDispensariesWith a possible legalization of medical marijuana on deck in Florida, many are wondering how can a lawyer advise using the drug or operating a marijuana dispensary without running afoul of the Bar?…
Rank this Week: 1939

Florida Construction Law Update

Florida Construction Law Update

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

http://www.floridaconstructionupdate.com/
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Pasco County Injury Attorney Blog

Pasco County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.pascoinjuryattorney.com/
  • Jul 15

    Dirt Biker, Driver Killed in 3-Vehicle Collision in Rural Pasco County

    Dirt Biker, Driver Killed in 3-Vehicle Collision in Rural Pasco County
    A dirt bike rider and a pickup truck driver were killed Saturday night in Hudson following a three-vehicle crash. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 1996 Chevy Silverado pickup truck driven by a 72-year-old Hudson man and a 2006 Lifan…
  • Jul 3

    Avoid a Motor Vehicle Accident this Fourth of July

    Avoid a Motor Vehicle Accident this Fourth of July
    Everyone loves celebrating the Fourth of July as this is a great holiday to spend time with friends and family. No matter what you plan on doing, traveling, attending a cookout, watching the fireworks or just relaxing around the house with…
  • Jun 23

    Land O’Lakes Girl Bit on Cheek by Neighbor’s Dog

    Land O’Lakes Girl Bit on Cheek by Neighbor’s Dog
    A 7-year-old girl is recovering after her neighbor’s dog bit her on the cheek on Wednesday at her Land O’Lakes home. The girl went to hug the dog while he was on a leash when he bit her on the cheek. The bite required the girl to…
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Stock Attorneys Blog

Stock Attorneys Blog

Covers FINRA arbitration, securities litigation, and stockbroker misconduct. By Blum Law Group.

http://www.stockattorneysblog.com/
  • Jul 15

    Oppenheimer Advisor Targets Elderly Widow

    Oppenheimer Advisor Targets Elderly Widow
    With trillions of dollars being manipulated by investment advisors and brokerage firms on a daily or even hourly basis, the magnitude of the influence of financial markets on world economies is nearly incomprehensible. Every developed country…
  • Jul 1

    Barred Investment Advisor Swindles Clients for Nearly $9 Million

    Barred Investment Advisor Swindles Clients for Nearly $9 Million
    Whether it’s stocks, bonds, futures, derivatives, or any other type of security, the process of investing can be quite lucrative. The number of people who have become millionaires as a result their investment practices is incalculable,…
  • Jun 24

    UBS Continues to Face Controversy over Puerto Rico Muni Bond

    UBS Continues to Face Controversy over Puerto Rico Muni Bond
    $5 Million Class Action Just One More Headache for Embattled UBS It is certainly not uncommon to hear about the mishandling of investors’ funds by investment firms. Fraud, whether is it through omission of critical information or…
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Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.citrusinjuryattorney.com/
  • Jul 15

    Family of Citrus County Informant Killed Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

    Family of Citrus County Informant Killed Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit
    Bay News 9 is reporting that the family of a Citrus County woman who was killed while working as a confidential informant has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office. The family claims they attempted on…
  • Jun 25

    The Fourth of July is Around the Corner – Don’t Forget Fireworks Safety!

    The Fourth of July is Around the Corner – Don’t Forget Fireworks Safety!
    The Fourth of July is almost here, and if one thing is for sure, it’s that Citrus County residents know how to throw an Independence Day bash. From backyard barbeques to parades to the Patriotic Evening in Inverness and the Independence…
  • Jun 19

    Nap Nanny Blamed in 8-Month-Old Infant’s Death

    Nap Nanny Blamed in 8-Month-Old Infant’s Death
    According to reports, a few months ago in March, the Nap Nanny claimed yet another child victim, an eight-month-old baby. The child’s parents said they set the baby down for bed and came back to check on him a few hours later, but found…
Rank this Week: 4922

Florida Appellate Review

Florida Appellate Review

Features news and analysis of Florida Supreme Court, 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, and U.S. Supreme Court decisions and developments. By Dan Bushell.

http://www.floridaappellatereview.com/
  • Jul 15

    Florida Supreme Court Relies on All Writs Jurisdiction to Intervene in Redistricting Dispute

    Florida Supreme Court Relies on All Writs Jurisdiction to Intervene in Redistricting Dispute
    It is not easy to get the Supreme Court of Florida to hear a case. That is by design: the Florida Constitution was amended in 1980 to curtail the Supreme Court's jurisdiction so that it may only review a limited number of cases that fall into…
  • Jun 23

    Securities Fraud Class Actions Survive Thanks to Stare Decisi

    Securities Fraud Class Actions Survive Thanks to Stare Decisi
    The U.S. Supreme Court may not be willing to go as far some had hoped in overruling its precedents. That is the message from the Supreme Court's June 23, 2014 decision in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc. Adherence to precedent won…
  • Jun 5

    11th Circuit Tackles Fraudulent Transfers in Ponzi Scheme

    11th Circuit Tackles Fraudulent Transfers in Ponzi Scheme
    With the collapse of multiple large scale Ponzi schemes in recent years, Federal courts in Florida and elsewhere have been wrestling with so-called "clawback" suits. The way Ponzi schemes work is that the schemers induce investors to give…
Rank this Week: 2141

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: 3905

Florida Abogado de Accidentes Blog

Florida Abogado de Accidentes Blog

Spanish language blog on Florida accident and personal injury law. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridaabogadodeaccidentesblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1862

In Black And White

In Black And White

Provides strategies for growing your legal practice. By Paula Black.

http://www.inblackandwhiteblog.com
  • Jul 15

    Legal Business Development: When is it Time to Get Excited?

    Legal Business Development: When is it Time to Get Excited?
    How many times have you heard…“Don’t get too excited… You don’t want to be disappointed.” I bet, a lot! When is it time to get excited about a new case or new project? When the client says they’re…
  • Jul 7

    Legal Business Development: Are You the Turtle or the Hare?

    Legal Business Development: Are You the Turtle or the Hare?
    Let’s be honest most lawyers want the business development process to be more like a sprint to the winners circle. But the reality is that the winners circle is reserved for the slow and steady. THAT is not what you wanted to hear…
  • May 30

    Who has had an impacted on your life?

    Who has had an impacted on your life?
    Who has had an impacted on your life? Oftentimes people come into our lives and at the time it seems insignificant, just another day, just another person. But when we look back there are those special people that made a world of…
Rank this Week: 3422

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.cruiseshiplawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 14

    Engine Problems Halt Cruise

    Engine Problems Halt Cruise
    A cruise vacation involves trips to beautiful ports of call and days spent enjoying activities while at sea. A recent cruise ended with the loss of an engine and an unscheduled stay in Naples, Italy before an early termination of the cruise.…
  • Jun 24

    Cruise Ship Accident Kills Two Dockworker

    Cruise Ship Accident Kills Two Dockworker
    At the beginning of April, two dockworkers were assisting the Royal Caribbean ship Independence of the Seas in releasing its moorings and departing from the Caribbean island of St. Kitts. According to passenger reports, the two workers were…
  • Jun 17

    Politicians Starting to Push for Transparency in the Cruise Industry

    Politicians Starting to Push for Transparency in the Cruise Industry
    The cruise line industry brings in large amounts of revenue for the companies that operate the various ships. However, the corporate structure of cruise lines and the international registration of vessels make it very difficult to regulate…
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New York Injury Blog

New York Injury Blog

Comments on New York injury Law. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.newyorkinjury-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 4244

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: 3102

Kaire & Heffernan Blog

Kaire & Heffernan Blog

By The Law Offices of Mark A. Kaire, P.A.

http://www.kairelaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 14

    Property Owners Must Prevent Criminal Conduct

    Property Owners Must Prevent Criminal Conduct
    Premises liability refers to situations when an owner or occupier of a space may be required to compensate someone harmed on their property. This usually refers to “slip and fall” cases where an accident occurs because the…
  • Jul 7

    ‘Settlement Mills’: Greedy Attorneys Taking the Easy Way Out

    ‘Settlement Mills’: Greedy Attorneys Taking the Easy Way Out
    In these litigious times, more lawsuits are being filed than ever before, and personal injury lawsuits are by far the most common type of case. However, due to a combination of factors, some law firms are letting their duties slide. There is…
  • Jul 2

    The Effect of Lobbying on Florida’s Medical Malpractice Law

    The Effect of Lobbying on Florida’s Medical Malpractice Law
    A lobbyist is a person paid by a special interest group to try and influence policy makers in favor of that special interest group. Most lobbyists know their job and do it very well, and despite the popular perception, most lobbyists adhere…
Rank this Week: 1240

Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Discusses appeals, drug crimes, sex crimes, violent crimes, and white collar crimes. By Mark Eiglarsh.

http://www.floridacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 14

    Stand Your Ground, Do Felons Still Have That Right?

    Stand Your Ground, Do Felons Still Have That Right?
    Bob Smith reasonably fears for his life.  A man yielding a knife, who is significantly larger than Bob, makes Bob believe that at any moment, he could be stabbed and killed.  Bob chooses not to run for it.  He pulls out a gun…
  • May 27

    Teen faces life in prison for making pot brownie

    Teen faces life in prison for making pot brownie
    Here’s another one.  Another story from the criminal arena that will have you shaking your head.  A 19-year-old man from Austin, Texas chose to make and sell brownies and now is facing up to life in prison.  OK, so…
  • May 21

    Execution of murderer/rapist halted cause’ injection may hurt him

    Execution of murderer/rapist halted cause’ injection may hurt him
    What do you believe is the appropriate sentence for a man who murders another man in front of his children, then kidnaps and rapes his ex-girlfriend, and then shoots at a cop?  Probation?  Kidding.  Many believe that the…
Rank this Week: 4867

Resort Injury Lawyer Blog

Resort Injury Lawyer Blog

By Matthew Sarelson & John Leighton.

http://www.resortinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3508