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Scott and Fenderson Law Blog

Scott and Fenderson Law Blog

Covers Florida accident law.

http://www.scottandfenderson.typepad.com/
  • Feb 14

    LOT'S OF QUESTIONS

    LOT'S OF QUESTIONS
    These are actual questions that people have asked in the past year related to auto accidents and injuries. If you have been asking any of these questions, you may find answers by consulting a law firm that handles personal injury...
  • Feb 14

    I BET YOU DIDN'T NOTICE

    I BET YOU DIDN'T NOTICE
    In law there are many different meanings to the word notice. Notice can make or break a legal case, and can have significant impacts on your legal rights. It is important to understand the different types of notice. Here are...
  • Jan 20

    PROPERTY DAMAGE IN AUTO ACCIDENT CLAIMS

    PROPERTY DAMAGE IN AUTO ACCIDENT CLAIMS
    The period after a car accident can be very stressful. If you have recently been involved in an accident involving property damage to your vehicle, it is important understand the property damage-related compensation available. When your car…
Rank this Week: 1433

Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog

Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI offenses in Tampa, Florida. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.tampa-dui-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Feb 14

    Washington Lawmaker Proposes Lower DUI Threshold, Could Florida Follow?

    Washington Lawmaker Proposes Lower DUI Threshold, Could Florida Follow?
    A Washington House committee heard testimony Tuesday on a bill that would lower the state’s blood alcohol level threshold for drunken driving from .08 to .05. The state of Washington arrested 28,000 people for drunk driving last year.…
  • Dec 8

    Brandon Woman Accused Of 2nd DUI In 5 Month

    Brandon Woman Accused Of 2nd DUI In 5 Month
    A Brandon woman has been arrested Tuesday on DUI charges for the second time in five months. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office claims the 36-year-old hit another vehicle while traveling on Lakewood Drive. Deputies believe the…
  • Dec 8

    Brandon Woman Accused Of 2nd DUI In 5 Month

    Brandon Woman Accused Of 2nd DUI In 5 Month
    A Brandon woman has been arrested Tuesday on DUI charges for the second time in five months. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office claims the 36-year-old hit another vehicle while traveling on Lakewood Drive. Deputies believe the…
Rank this Week: 4925

Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida violent crimes, drug offenses, DUIs, traffic offenses and federal crimes. By Blake & Dorsten, P.A.

http://www.tampabaycriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 14

    Proximity Doesn’t Equal Control, Florida Appeals Court Says in Drug Conviction Reversal

    Proximity Doesn’t Equal Control, Florida Appeals Court Says in Drug Conviction Reversal
    When you are accused of a crime, it is important to remember that the state has several obligations in order to secure a conviction. The prosecution, for example, must prove each element of the crime beyond a reasonable doubt. In the case of…
  • Feb 1

    Florida Detective Didn’t Have Grounds for Doing a Protective Sweep, Making Warrantless Search Illegal

    Florida Detective Didn’t Have Grounds for Doing a Protective Sweep, Making Warrantless Search Illegal
    A recent Polk County case involved what happens in the not unusual scenario in which a law enforcement officer engaged in a warrantless search, and the state and the defense then contested whether or not the officer’s actions triggered…
  • Jan 25

    Civil Rights Restoration: Part 4 of 5

    Civil Rights Restoration: Part 4 of 5
    Factors Affecting Restoration Of Civil Rights And What Happens Next What Is The Executive Clemency Board Hearing? The Executive Clemency Board hearing is the hearing with four people; the governor and three members of the cabinet. They…
Rank this Week: 3491

Suits by Suits

Suits by Suits

Covers disputes between companies and executives. Published by Zuckerman Spaeder LLP.

http://www.suitsbysuits.com/
Rank this Week: 1541

Florida Condominium Law Blog

Florida Condominium Law Blog

Covers condominium associations. By Jimerson & Cobb.

http://www.jimersoncobb.com/blog/category/florida-condominium/
Rank this Week: 2648

Cramer Law Center

Cramer Law Center

Covers Florida estate planning.

http://cramerlawcenter.com
  • Feb 14

    Book Review: A Perfectly Good Family

    Book Review: A Perfectly Good Family
    Taking the proverbial busman’s holiday, I recently read the novel “A Perfectly Good Family,” by Lionel Shriver.  The book was about what happens when three siblings inherit the family “mansion” in Raleigh,…
  • Jan 24

    Movies About Estate Planning: “Make Way for Tomorrow”

    Movies About Estate Planning: “Make Way for Tomorrow”
    One of the saddest movies of all of time is “Make way for Tomorrow” a 1937 Paramount Production directed by the renowned Leo G. McCarey. The film is a neglected masterpiece, so by all means watch it.  Just make sure you have…
  • Jan 10

    Whose Property is it Anyway?

    Whose Property is it Anyway?
    Here is a new twist to follow our recent series titled “Possession is Nine-Tenths of the Law, Part 1”, “Possession is Nine-Tenths of the Law, Part 2”, and “Possession is Nine-Tenths of the Law, Part 3”. A…
Rank this Week: 4662

Cramer Law Center

Cramer Law Center

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

http://cramerlawcenter.com/blog/
  • Feb 14

    Book Review: A Perfectly Good Family

    Book Review: A Perfectly Good Family
    Taking the proverbial busman’s holiday, I recently read the novel “A Perfectly Good Family,” by Lionel Shriver.  The book was about what happens when three siblings inherit the family “mansion” in Raleigh,…
  • Jan 24

    Movies About Estate Planning: “Make Way for Tomorrow”

    Movies About Estate Planning: “Make Way for Tomorrow”
    One of the saddest movies of all of time is “Make way for Tomorrow” a 1937 Paramount Production directed by the renowned Leo G. McCarey. The film is a neglected masterpiece, so by all means watch it.  Just make sure you have…
  • Jan 10

    Whose Property is it Anyway?

    Whose Property is it Anyway?
    Here is a new twist to follow our recent series titled “Possession is Nine-Tenths of the Law, Part 1”, “Possession is Nine-Tenths of the Law, Part 2”, and “Possession is Nine-Tenths of the Law, Part 3”. A…
Rank this Week: 3182

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/
Rank this Week: 3835

Florida Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Florida Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy and foreclosure law. By Parker DuFresne.

http://www.florida-bankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 13

    Can I Refuse Visitation if My Ex Refuses to Pay Child Support?

    Can I Refuse Visitation if My Ex Refuses to Pay Child Support?
    Dealing with a former spouse who is not paying their court-ordered share of child support can be an unfortunate hassle. Left with this financial and emotional burden, you may feel like you’ve made every attempt to collect but just…
  • Jan 24

    Can Student Loans Be Discharged in Bankruptcy?

    Can Student Loans Be Discharged in Bankruptcy?
    If the debt from your student loans is overwhelming you, you’re not alone. According to the Institute for College Access & Success, an independent non-profit organization, 68% of students who graduated from both private and public…
  • Jan 11

    How Do I Stop Harassing Phone Calls from Creditors?

    How Do I Stop Harassing Phone Calls from Creditors?
    When you face the unfortunate situation of falling behind on your credit card, mortgage, auto loan or other bills, you may also find you’ve become the victim of debt collection harassment. The goal of this type of harassment is to…
Rank this Week: 2263

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

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

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenseattorneyblog.net/
  • Feb 13

    Beware of Controlled Calls in Sexual Battery and Date Rape Case

    Beware of Controlled Calls in Sexual Battery and Date Rape Case
    You meet a woman on an internet dating site or through a dating app such as Tinder.  You subsequently end up having what you understood to be consensual sex.  Later, however, the woman calls you complaining you forced her into…
  • Sep 28

    Florida Felony Registration Requirement

    Florida Felony Registration Requirement
    I’ve had numerous inquiries about registration requirements for those convicted of felonies within the State of Florida.  Many folks, and apparently even some lawyers, believe the registration requirements only apply to those…
  • Nov 26

    Florida Teacher Arrested for Showing Porn to Students in Cla

    Florida Teacher Arrested for Showing Porn to Students in Cla
    A Polk County teacher was arrested this month for showing pornography to students in his classroom. My review of the facts indicates that as is typical in many criminal matters, there are potential defenses available to the teacher that…
Rank this Week: 2617

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer Blog

Cover Florida probate litigation. By Chepenik & Trushin LLP.

http://www.floridaprobatelitigationlawyer.com/
  • Feb 13

    Elder Abuse is a crime, even subtle financial exploitation

    Elder Abuse is a crime, even subtle financial exploitation
    Criminalizing Exploitation of the Elderly and Its Effects on Estate Planning For estate planning attorneys, the concept of criminal punishment is not the first thought when asked: “What could be the outcome?” In a typical case,…
  • Jan 27

    Getting hitched in Florida has it’s advantages inside probate

    Getting hitched in Florida has it’s advantages inside probate
    Florida: A Safe Haven for Surviving Spouses in Probate           Marriage is one of the most sacred and respected institutions in our society.  Both state and federal governments provide…
  • Jan 11

    How Pre-Nups and Probate Court engage

    How Pre-Nups and Probate Court engage
    Effect of Marital Agreement on Entitlement to Probate Estate When it comes to estate planning, multiple factors can influence the distribution of the estate, besides a trust document or a will. One such device is a martial agreement made…
Rank this Week: 4649

Pharmacy Law Blog

Pharmacy Law Blog

Covers health law and pharmacy law. By George F. Indest III, P.A.

http://pharmacylawblog.wordpress.com/
  • Feb 12

    Arizona Appeals Court Affirms Dentist’s Suspension Over Questionable Prescription

    Arizona Appeals Court Affirms Dentist’s Suspension Over Questionable Prescription
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On December 13, 2016, an Arizona appeals court affirmed the suspension of a dentist who allegedly had a history of opioid addiction and ……
  • Feb 2

    Wisconsin Supermarket Violated FCA With Illegal Kickbacks, Pharmacist Claim

    Wisconsin Supermarket Violated FCA With Illegal Kickbacks, Pharmacist Claim
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On December 20, 2016, a pharmacist and whistle blower told an Illinois federal court that Wisconsin and Chicago-area chain of grocery stores,…
  • Jan 30

    $785M Pfizer FCA Deal: Whistleblowing Doctor Agrees To Split Fee

    $785M Pfizer FCA Deal: Whistleblowing Doctor Agrees To Split Fee
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law Dr. William LaCorte, M.D., a whistleblowing physician in Metairie, Louisiana, helped win a $785 million False Claims Act settlement on November 29,…
Rank this Week: 2921

Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

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

http://news.injuryattorneyfla.com/
  • Feb 12

    Couple Files Negligence Lawsuit Against Cruise Ship After Burning Feet

    Couple Files Negligence Lawsuit Against Cruise Ship After Burning Feet
    While vacationers hope for sunny skies when embarking on a cruise, hot weather can cause numerous hazards for passengers onboard a ship. Recently, one South Florida couple alleged that Norwegian Cruise Lines (Norwegian) failed to account for…
  • Feb 8

    Cruise Ships Have Accident Risks at Every Turn

    Cruise Ships Have Accident Risks at Every Turn
    Cruise Ships Have Accident Risks at Every Turn When you sign up for a cruise, you expect to experience a relaxing vacation that involves, food, drink, entertainment, and scenic locales. These ocean behemoths are practical floating cities that…
  • Jan 18

    Cruise Ship Medical Malpractice and Negligent Hiring

    Cruise Ship Medical Malpractice and Negligent Hiring
    Cruise passengers often take comfort in the fact that cruise lines employ physicians and other medical professionals on their ships to take care of guests who may become ill during a sailing. However, what if these medical professionals were…
Rank this Week: 1264

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Covers cruise ship injuries, illnesses and accidents.

http://cruiselawyers.com/blog/
  • Feb 10

    Concerned About A Cruise Ship Accident?

    Concerned About A Cruise Ship Accident?
    If you were injured on a cruise vacation, you’ve probably had questions, including: — was it an accident? — was I at fault or was the cruise line or their employees at fault? — can I get financial compensation for my…
  • Feb 10

    Over 900 Blog Posts About Cruise Ship Accidents and Injurie

    Over 900 Blog Posts About Cruise Ship Accidents and Injurie
    At Waks and Barnett, P.A. we help injured passengers and crew members explore their legal options after an accident has happened on a cruise vacation. Over the last few years, we’ve published over 900 blog posts covering just about…
  • Feb 9

    Do People Really Sue Cruise Lines?

    Do People Really Sue Cruise Lines?
    It may seem daunting, but passengers who were injured on a cruise ship can — and often do — sue the cruise line in order to be compensated for their injuries. In fact, while it may not seem like something that happens often,…
Rank this Week: 3003

Miami Personal Injury Attorney…

Miami Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Wolfson Law Firm.

http://www.miamipersonalinjuryattorneyblog.net/
  • Feb 10

    Accident with UberEATS Driver – Now What Do You Do?

    Accident with UberEATS Driver – Now What Do You Do?
    UberEATS is everywhere in South Florida now. There was a recent announcement that UberEATS will even deliver food from McDonalds. But what happens if you have an accident with an UberEATS driver? Will Uber insurance cover the UberEATS driver?…
  • Feb 6

    Restaurant Sued for Swallowed Broken Shell – The Reasonable Expectation Test

    Restaurant Sued for Swallowed Broken Shell – The Reasonable Expectation Test
    A Buca di Beppo restaurant was sued by a customer who was seriously injured when he swallowed a broken mussel shell. The trial court in Broward County initially granted the defendant Buca’s motion for summary judgment which was reversed…
  • Jan 31

    Florida Legislation for Uber & Lyft in 2017

    Florida Legislation for Uber & Lyft in 2017
    Until now, Uber, Lyft and the transportation network companies (TNC) have dealt with local governments on a county by county basis. However, in January 2017 proposed legislation was filed in the Florida Legislature which is widely viewed as…
Rank this Week: 2532

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers injury law. By Law Offices of Robert Dixon.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyerblawg.com/
  • Feb 10

    Florida Motorcycle Helmet Law

    Florida Motorcycle Helmet Law
    Motorcycle accidents can lead to devastating and long-term consequences for a rider. If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident that was not your fault, you should reach out to a skilled Miami injury attorney who can assess the…
  • Feb 10

    The Crashworthiness Doctrine in Florida

    The Crashworthiness Doctrine in Florida
    If you have been injured in an accident due to the negligence of another party, it is important to speak to a seasoned Miami injury attorney who can help you seek the compensation you deserve for your harm. We can thoroughly…
  • Feb 10

    Tattoo or Piercing Injuries in Florida

    Tattoo or Piercing Injuries in Florida
    Getting a tattoo or piercing is a deeply personal decision. When you go to get a tattoo or piercing, there will always be some pain and discomfort associated with the procedure, but you expect the service to be provided with a certain level…
Rank this Week: 2338

Southwest Florida Injury Lawyers…

Southwest Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.southwestfloridainjurylawyers.com/
  • Feb 9

    Florida Appellate Court Reverses Order Denying Relocation of Minor Child in Custody Hearing

    Florida Appellate Court Reverses Order Denying Relocation of Minor Child in Custody Hearing
    In Naime v. Corzo, the plaintiff appealed a final order that denied her petition to relocate to Port St. Lucie from Miami-Dade County with her minor child. The plaintiff and the defendant were married in 2002 and had the minor child in…
  • Feb 8

    Dog Bite Injuries in Southwest Florida

    Dog Bite Injuries in Southwest Florida
    You’re walking in your neighborhood in Cape Coral, and suddenly, a large, unfamiliar dog comes barreling out of a neighbor’s house—straight toward you. Before you know it, the dog’s teeth are clamped around your ankle.…
  • Feb 3

    Negligence in Boating Accidents in Southwest Florida

    Negligence in Boating Accidents in Southwest Florida
    As a resident of Southwest Florida, you know that we live in a boater’s paradise! Unfortunately, accidents happen, even to the most experienced boaters. What’s your recourse should you be harmed on a recreational boat? Here are…
Rank this Week: 2381

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Published By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.cruiseshiplawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    The “Open and Obvious” Defense

    The “Open and Obvious” Defense
    Cruise Ship Accident Attorneys Explore Common Cruise Line Defenses Against Slip and Falls Slip and falls are one of the most common accidents to occur on cruise ships.  As Miami cruise ship accident attorneys, we have to be prepared for…
  • Feb 2

    Our Miami Cruise Ship Attorneys Consider the Duty of Cruise Ships to Maintain and Monitor Security Camera

    Our Miami Cruise Ship Attorneys Consider the Duty of Cruise Ships to Maintain and Monitor Security Camera
    Cruise ships often accommodate 3,000 guests or more. These massive floating cities have significant security needs.  At Greenberg, Stone & Urbano, our cruise ship attorneys understand the critical importance of security cameras on…
  • Jan 26

    Our Miami Cruise Ship Attorneys Discuss the Deadlines for Filing a Cruise Ship Injury Claim

    Our Miami Cruise Ship Attorneys Discuss the Deadlines for Filing a Cruise Ship Injury Claim
    If you have been injured while on a cruise, it is critical that you know the deadline for filing your personal injury action. Failure to file within the deadline, or statute of limitations, may result in dismissal of your action.  Each…
Rank this Week: 3828

Multi-State Tax Law Blog

Multi-State Tax Law Blog

Covers tax law. By Gerald Donnini.

http://www.floridataxlawyer-blog.com/
  • Feb 8

    PA Taxes Digital Goods in Act 84

    PA Taxes Digital Goods in Act 84
    Effective August 1, 2016, Pennsylvania has joined the ranks of states attempting to expand their sales and use tax jurisdiction over digital downloads. With out-of-state internet sales taking away sales tax revenue from the states in…
  • Jan 3

    Simplification: They Must Not Be Talking About Federal Tax Law

    Simplification: They Must Not Be Talking About Federal Tax Law
    Potential good news for the growing mobile workforce.  Currently, there is a Bill pending in the US Senate to simplify the exposure, withholding, and reporting of state income taxes for both employers and employees traveling across state…
  • Nov 13

    Tennessee Jumps on Economic Nexus Train

    Tennessee Jumps on Economic Nexus Train
    Tennessee is the latest of states to jump on the economic nexus bandwagon.  In an effort to sidestep the physical presence the proposed rule would require out-of-state dealers that engage in the regular or systematic solicitation of…
Rank this Week: 2833

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer…

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer Blog

By Ronald S. Chapman, P.A.

http://www.justiceflorida.com/
  • Feb 8

    Florida’s Kidnapping Law

    Florida’s Kidnapping Law
    Kidnapping Laws First and foremost, it is a serious felony to kidnap another person. The term “kidnapping” is defined under Florida’s statute 787.01 as using force, a threat of force, or acted secretly to imprison, abduct or…
  • Jan 9

    Probation and Violation

    Probation and Violation
    Probation and Violations   Probation and the violations that may revoke it. Probation, which is the release of an offender from detention, subject to a period of good behavior under supervision and the person can rejoin the…
  • Jan 9

    Probation and Violation

    Probation and Violation
    Probation and Violations   Probation, which is the release of an offender from detention, subject to a period of good behavior under supervision and the person can rejoin the community. It seems like an easy out from serving… The…
Rank this Week: 2363

Jacksonville Injury Attorney Blog

Jacksonville Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.jacksonvilleinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    C Diff Infections in the Nursing Home Setting

    C Diff Infections in the Nursing Home Setting
    Clostridium difficile (commonly referred to as “C diff”), is a bacteria that is a common cause of severe illness in hospital and nursing home settings.  C diff is found naturally in many healthy peoples’ digestive…
  • Jan 30

    Another Accident Caused by a Disabled Vehicle in the Roadway

    Another Accident Caused by a Disabled Vehicle in the Roadway
    When a vehicle breaks down or runs of gas in a lane of traffic, especially on an interstate or expressway, the effects can be devastating.  Just today, a man from Orange Park died when his vehicle was struck from behind by an 18 wheeler…
  • Nov 29

    Rule Invalidating Arbitration Agreements in Nursing Home Neglect Cases Held to be Preliminarily Unenforceable

    Rule Invalidating Arbitration Agreements in Nursing Home Neglect Cases Held to be Preliminarily Unenforceable
    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) recently enacted a new federal regulation [42 C.F.R. Section 483.70(n)(1)] that invalidates arbitration agreements signed at the time of a person’s admission to any…
Rank this Week: 4288

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: 4811

About Florida Law

About Florida Law

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

http://aboutfloridalaw.com
  • Feb 7

    Tenant Defenses to Residential Evictions in Florida

    Tenant Defenses to Residential Evictions in Florida
    In Florida, the portion of the landlord-tenant law relating to residential dwelling units (including, homes, apartments, mobile homes and condos) was written, in part, to protect tenants during the the eviction process. Under our statutory…
  • Jan 24

    Illegal Evictions in Florida

    Illegal Evictions in Florida
    Every day in Florida, there is a residential tenant dealing with a landlord who has committed an illegal act all in the name of the almighty dollar. Because landlords are still finding ways to harm tenants, the Florida legislature wrote…
  • Jan 10

    Seller and Private Financing in Residential Real Estate Transactions under Dodd-Frank Act 

    Seller and Private Financing in Residential Real Estate Transactions under Dodd-Frank Act 
    Florida residential real estate transactions are governed by a variety of laws, rules, and regulations.  Unfortunately,  some real estate agents minimize or ignore these requirements in the name of getting the deal closed. They say…
Rank this Week: 4727

Orlando Criminal Lawyer Blog

Orlando Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Adams & Luka.

http://www.orlandocriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 6

    Juvenile Florida Statute § 985.12(1): Allowing Law Enforcement to Issue Civil Citations in Place of Arresting our Children

    Juvenile Florida Statute § 985.12(1): Allowing Law Enforcement to Issue Civil Citations in Place of Arresting our Children
    “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” -Nelson Mandela Amanda M. Kennedy* I.    Introduction During the 2014-2015 school year, more than 2,000 children between the ages of…
  • Jan 28

    Restoration of Civil Rights in Florida

    Restoration of Civil Rights in Florida
    A few significant rights are taken away from a person once he or she has committed a felony. Specifically, in Florida, “a convicted felon is not allowed to vote, serve on a jury, or hold public office until civil rights have been…
  • Jan 27

    Insurance Fraud in Florida

    Insurance Fraud in Florida
    It’s important to know what happens and what consequences one may face when being accused of insurance fraud in Florida. Although insurance fraud doesn’t seem as heinous as murder or burglary, it is still a crime that can result…
Rank this Week: 2505

Psychology of Law and Criminal…

Psychology of Law and Criminal Behavior

By Kenneth Padowitz.

http://www.psychology-criminalbehavior-law.com/
  • Feb 4

    Cultural Influence On Crime

    Cultural Influence On Crime
    One can take many different stances when asked to determine the causes of criminal activity. One area of research that has been gaining popularity views crime as a product of the culture or subculture to which one belongs, rather than…
  • Jan 28

    Rational Choice as a Theory of Crime

    Rational Choice as a Theory of Crime
    Rational choice is a prominent theoretical model in many fields of research, though many criminologists continue to doubt its applicability as a general theory of crime. Much of this skepticism can be attributed to the over-simplification of…
  • Jun 13

    The Unflinching “Super-Optimism” of Criminal

    The Unflinching “Super-Optimism” of Criminal
    The Supervillains of the Underworld You practically cannot be as super-optimistic as criminals can. It is almost as though it is a super power. However, it is one super power that has made many lose their freedom and complete liberty. The…
Rank this Week: 2229

Maritime & Boating Accident Lawyer…

Maritime & Boating Accident Lawyer News

Covers boating accident and fishermen injury news. By Brais Brais & Rusak.

http://news.braislaw.com/
Rank this Week: 3712

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice…

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice Blog

Covers Florida law topics.

http://www.myfloridalaw.com/blog/
  • Feb 1

    New Florida Bill on Custody

    New Florida Bill on Custody
    A bill has been filed Jan. 30 that could bring about a major change in how the state and courts handle the mission of enhancing parenting time-sharing opportunities. Sen. Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, filed Senate Bill 590, which his office…
  • Jan 18

    15 Mistakes Many Women Make in a Divorce

    15 Mistakes Many Women Make in a Divorce
    Some have likened divorce to the psychological equivalent of a triple bypass—painful, complicated, and with a difficult recovery period. Because many of those who go through a divorce are in an intensely emotional state, mistakes can be…
  • Jan 2

    Ayo and Iken 2016 Year in Review

    Ayo and Iken 2016 Year in Review
    It has been a fascinating year for our exciting team of attorneys who have challenged themselves on many fronts for their clients. They have tackled it all from a groundbreaking same-sex marriage case to a heart-wrenching fight for the safety…
Rank this Week: 2355

The Legal Conservative

The Legal Conservative

Discusses law and cases from a conservative perspective. By the Woodring Law Firm.

http://www.woodringlawfirm.com/legal_conservative_blog
Rank this Week: 3423

Oil & Gas Investment Fraud Lawyer…

Oil & Gas Investment Fraud Lawyer Blog

Covers securities issues with a focus on oil & gas investment fraud. By Silver Law Group, The Law Firm of David R. Chase, P.A., and Ciklin Lubitz & O'Connell.

http://www.oilgasinvestmentfraudlawyer.com/
  • Jan 31

    Shareholders Lose as Peabody Energy Gets Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Plan Approval

    Shareholders Lose as Peabody Energy Gets Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Plan Approval
    Peabody Energy (OTCPK: BTUUQ) announced on January 26, 2016 that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri approved the company’s reorganization plan, disclosure statement, private placement agreement and backstop…
  • Jan 31

    Our Firms Initiate Investigation into Losses in Energy XXI Ltd. Bermuda (EXXI)

    Our Firms Initiate Investigation into Losses in Energy XXI Ltd. Bermuda (EXXI)
    Our attorneys are investigating losses in Energy XXI Ltd. Bermuda (stock ticker “EXXI”). According to its website, EXXI is an independent oil and natural gas development and production company that focuses on developing drilling…
  • Jan 25

    Bankruptcy Judge Confirms Linn Energy Bankruptcy Plan

    Bankruptcy Judge Confirms Linn Energy Bankruptcy Plan
    Linn Energy, LLC (LINE) filed for bankruptcy protection in May 2016.  U.S. Bankruptcy Judge David Jones issued an Order today confirming LINE’s chapter 11 bankruptcy restructuring plan.  Our attorneys have previously written…
Rank this Week: 2533

Lanigan and Lanigan, P.L.

Lanigan and Lanigan, P.L.

Covers bankruptcy and foreclosure in Florida.

http://laniganpl.com/
  • Jan 31

    Only the Lanigans Handle Your Case

    Only the Lanigans Handle Your Case
    When you hire Winter Park Florida attorney Eric Lanigan or attorney Roddy Lanigan of Lanigan and Lanigan, only the Lanigans handle your case. Eric and Roddy work on cases together and they’re the people in charge of the case.…
  • Jan 30

    Florida Law the Lanigans Practice

    Florida Law the Lanigans Practice
    Eric Lanigan's practice areas are predominantly what I would classify as general civil litigation primarily dealing with business issues like: Breach of contract Fraud Embezzlement Real estate Anything business law related We handle just…
  • Jan 27

    Does Your Attorney Have the Experience to Win a Case?

    Does Your Attorney Have the Experience to Win a Case?
    Winter Park Florida attorney Eric Lanigan says that more important that experience is: perseverance. Is your attorney prepared to relentlessly pursue your case? That means never letting go of trying to reach a successful conclusion.
Rank this Week: 1934

South Florida Personal Injury…

South Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

By Thomas & Pearl.

http://thomasandpearl.com/blog/
  • Jan 27

    Pit Bulls, Dangerous Dogs and Florida Law

    Pit Bulls, Dangerous Dogs and Florida Law
    Thomas & Pearl Attorneys 01.31.2017 Pit Bulls, Dangerous Dogs and Florida Law There is probably no dog breed more controversial than the Pit Bull, with one side sure it and related breeds are a menace and the other side—not only…
  • Jan 10

    Birth Defects Leading Cause of Newborn Death

    Birth Defects Leading Cause of Newborn Death
    Over 23,000 infant deaths occurred in 2014, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That’s almost six infants out of every 1,000 born dying before their first birthday.  Over half (57%) of these deaths occurred…
  • Dec 28

    Ikea and Furniture Tip-Over Lawsuit

    Ikea and Furniture Tip-Over Lawsuit
    Reuters reported last week that Ikea, the world’s largest furniture seller, confirmed a $50 million tentative settlement to be paid to three American families whose young children were killed in furniture tip-over accidents involving…
Rank this Week: 3744

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI, DWI, armed robbery, assault, and gun crimes. By Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 27

    Illegal Search,Evidence Suppressed?

    Illegal Search,Evidence Suppressed?
    What many people fail to realize is that all citizens of the United States have a Fourth Amendment right against illegal searches created by the U.S. Constitution, and any evidence that comes from an illegal search may be suppressed at trial.…
  • Nov 2

    Explosive Pumpkin, Child Neglect

    Explosive Pumpkin, Child Neglect
    A grandmother in Saint Augustine, Florida worked with her granddaughter to create green flames in their jack-o-lantern for Halloween, according to Jacksonville.com. The pumpkin ended up being an explosive, rather than the awesome Halloween…
  • Aug 10

    License and Registration Check: Illegal Search and Seizure

    License and Registration Check: Illegal Search and Seizure
    “License and registration, please.”  If you have ever been pulled over by police, you have probably heard this phrase.  In recent years, Americans have grown more and more suspicious of police officers. With all that we…
Rank this Week: 4381

Hernando County Injury Attorney…

Hernando County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.hernandoinjuryattorney.com/
  • Jan 26

    Brooksville Woman Arrested for New Year’s Day Hit And Run

    Brooksville Woman Arrested for New Year’s Day Hit And Run
    A Brooksville woman was arrested Friday, January 20, in connection to a New Year’s Day hit and run. The 22-year-old turned herself in to authorities for a hit and run on January 1 that left an elderly woman in critical condition.…
  • Dec 19

    Avoid a Hernando County Auto Accident This Christma

    Avoid a Hernando County Auto Accident This Christma
    During the Christmas season there are millions of Americans hitting the road for trips to visit relatives or just getting out of town. However, with so many vehicles on the road, auto accident injuries and even deaths occur at a much higher…
  • Nov 22

    Thanksgiving Cooking Safety Tip

    Thanksgiving Cooking Safety Tip
    There are more cooking-related fires on Thanksgiving Day than on any other day of the year, according to the State Farm insurance agency. That means that the number of fires on Thanksgiving is more than double than any other day in November.…
Rank this Week: 1581

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Donaldson & Weston PA.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyer.net/
Rank this Week: 2660

Ocala Divorce Lawyer Blog

Ocala Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida family law and divorce issues. By Anne E. Raduns.

http://www.ocalafamilylaw.com/Ocala-Family-Law-Blog.aspx
  • Jan 25

    Why is January the Busiest Time for Divorces?

    Why is January the Busiest Time for Divorces?
    Family law attorneys throughout the United States understand that January is the busiest time for divorces. Once the holiday season is over, troubled couples typically want to get their lives straightened out and begin a new chapter by…
  • Jan 11

    Divorce & New Year's Resolution

    Divorce & New Year's Resolution
    If you are experiencing divorce during this time of year, dealing with the holidays can be quite a challenge. But with the end of your marriage in site upon the new year, this is the perfect opportunity to make some powerful resolutions…
  • Dec 20

    How to Create a Holiday Visitation Schedule

    How to Create a Holiday Visitation Schedule
    Creating a child visitation schedule takes time and effort, but it pays off. A reliable child custody schedule prevents any confusion between parents and children about visitation times and other custody matter. It reduces conflicts and…
Rank this Week: 3283

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/
  • Jan 24

    12 Phone Numbers You Should Store in Your Phone

    12 Phone Numbers You Should Store in Your Phone
    Years ago there were no cell phones and people kept important numbers on a paper taped to the refrigerator in the kitchen. Today those numbers are stored someplace in our cell phones, but in an emergency it’s a good idea to have them…
  • Jan 14

    The Most Common Traffic Accident Injurie

    The Most Common Traffic Accident Injurie
    Fort Lauderdale Accident Attorneys Work to Get You Help Every day you hear statistics about this subject and that, usually with numbers in the millions and billions, but most people can’t comprehend how much a million of something…
  • Jan 6

    Florida Bus and Truck Accidents Involving Migrant Workers – A Sad History

    Florida Bus and Truck Accidents Involving Migrant Workers – A Sad History
    Florida Bus and Truck Accidents: Overloaded, Unsafe Trucks and Buses are Often to Blame for Migrant Worker Injuries and Fatalities If you have lived in Florida for several years, you have probably heard about serious accidents involving…
Rank this Week: 4625

SEC Whistleblower Lawyer Blog

SEC Whistleblower Lawyer Blog

Covers securities law. By Silver Law Group & The Law Firm of David R. Chase, P.A.

http://www.secwhistleblowerlawyers.net/
  • Jan 23

    SEC Awards $5.5 Million to Whistleblower

    SEC Awards $5.5 Million to Whistleblower
    The Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) announced an award of more than $5.5 million to a whistleblower who provided pertinent information that helped the SEC uncover an ongoing scheme on January 6, 2017. According to…
  • Dec 23

    Proposed CFTC Rules Might Make It Easier for Whistleblowers to Inform the Government About Commodities Fraud

    Proposed CFTC Rules Might Make It Easier for Whistleblowers to Inform the Government About Commodities Fraud
    The regulatory agency has requested public comment on proposed amendments The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), the independent US government agency that regulates futures and options markets, has requested public comment on…
  • Dec 10

    SEC Awards Approximately $1 Million to Whistleblower

    SEC Awards Approximately $1 Million to Whistleblower
    The Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC’) announced on December 9, 2016 that it had awarded more than $900,000 to a whistleblower whose tip enabled the SEC to bring multiple enforcement actions against bad actors. The…
Rank this Week: 2545

Maritime Law Blog

Maritime Law Blog

Covers cruise ship passenger and crew member injuries, boating injuries, yachting injuries and commercial fishermen claims. By Brais Brais & Rusak.

http://www.maritimelawblog.net/
Rank this Week: 3735

Southwest Florida Employment Law…

Southwest Florida Employment Law Blog

Covers discrimination, employee benefits, terminations, leave policies, unions, and wages & overtime. By Henderson Franklin.

http://www.swflemploymentlawblog.com/
  • Jan 23

    Registration is Open – 25th Annual HR Law & Solutions – March 10, 2017

    Registration is Open – 25th Annual HR Law & Solutions – March 10, 2017
    Make plans now to attend the biggest employment law conference in Southwest Florida, HR Law & Solutions, now in its 25th year! Henderson Franklin’s Employment Law and Workers’ Compensation attorneys will return to Sanibel…
  • Nov 22

    BREAKING NEWS: Federal Court Enters Preliminary Injunction Halting DOL Overtime Rule

    BREAKING NEWS: Federal Court Enters Preliminary Injunction Halting DOL Overtime Rule
    I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been asked in the last few weeks:  is there any chance the new overtime rule will go away or at least be postponed to sometime after December 1?  Well, apparently…
  • Nov 18

    Weeding Out Workplace Impacts of Medical Marijuana Legalization

    Weeding Out Workplace Impacts of Medical Marijuana Legalization
    Editor’s Note:  At the time of publishing, there was a typographical error in the title of “Wedding.” We apologize for any confusion. Amendment 2 has passed – it’s no longer a pipedream (no more puns, I…
Rank this Week: 4788

Massage Therapy Law Blog

Massage Therapy Law Blog

By George F. Indest III, P.A.

https://massagelawblog.wordpress.com
  • Jan 22

    Finding a Healthcare Providers Service Organization (HPSO) Insurance

    Finding a Healthcare Providers Service Organization (HPSO) Insurance
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law Countless times, we have been told by the health professionals we represent, especially  advanced registered nurse practitioners (ARNPs),…
  • Nov 30

    Good Professional Liability Insurance with Broad Coverage For Massage Therapist

    Good Professional Liability Insurance with Broad Coverage For Massage Therapist
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law Insurance is an essential for all massage therapists whether you’re an independent contractor, an employee of a chiropractor, physician or…
  • Oct 3

    Holding off a Professional License Revocation or Suspension During Appeal

    Holding off a Professional License Revocation or Suspension During Appeal
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law If you are a physician, dentist, nurse, psychologist, pharmacist, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, massage therapist or other licensed…
Rank this Week: 2358

New Miami Blog

New Miami Blog

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

http://www.newmiamiblog.com/
  • Jan 19

    Miami-Dade County Commission Approves Incentive-Driven Workforce Housing Ordinance

    Miami-Dade County Commission Approves Incentive-Driven Workforce Housing Ordinance
    On December 20, 2016, the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners approved an Ordinance proposed by Commissioner Barbara Jordan that provides incentives for builders to offer workforce housing units in new developments within the…
  • Jan 11

    Government Contracts Increasingly Further Labor-Policy Goal

    Government Contracts Increasingly Further Labor-Policy Goal
    This past year, the federal government implemented a variety of rules requiring that its contractors meet certain fair-labor requirements.  For example, a federal rule finalized in September requires federal contractors to provide their…
  • Jan 9

    New Year’s Resolution: Miami Beach Transit

    New Year’s Resolution: Miami Beach Transit
    After expediting the solicitation process for the Miami Beach light rail/modern streetcar project, the Miami Beach City Commission hit the brakes last month.  In response to concerns voiced by City residents, the Commission adopted a…
Rank this Week: 1466

South Florida Injury Attorneys…

South Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2343

South Florida Injury Attorneys…

South Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneys-blog.com/
  • Jan 17

    Court Permits Lawsuit Filed by Motorist Injured by Escaped Farm Animal

    Court Permits Lawsuit Filed by Motorist Injured by Escaped Farm Animal
    Last month, an appellate court in New York issued a written opinion in a case brought by the surviving spouse of a motorist who was killed while attempting to assist an escaped farm animal that had wandered onto the highway. In the case, Hain…
  • Jan 12

    Claims Against Florida Public Entities Are Subject to Strict Notice Requirement

    Claims Against Florida Public Entities Are Subject to Strict Notice Requirement
    Most people are familiar with the term “statute of limitations,” which refers to the amount of time that an accident victim has to file a lawsuit. Cases filed after the statute of limitations has expired will not be heard by…
  • Dec 2

    Cecere Santana Joins Operation Elf to Collect Toys for Families in Need

    Cecere Santana Joins Operation Elf to Collect Toys for Families in Need
    Cecere Santana is collecting toys for children in need in collaboration with Operation Elf. Please bring in new, unwrapped toys (any kind or age group) to the Cecere Santana offices in Sunrise: Cecere Santana, PA 13680 NW 5th Street…
Rank this Week: 2177

Key West Injury Lawyer Blog

Key West Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers catastrophic injuries and accidents in Florida. By Leesfield Scolaro.

http://www.keywestinjurylawyerblog.com
  • Jan 16

    Fumes-related Key Largo Fatal Incident, First Responders to be Praised

    Fumes-related Key Largo Fatal Incident, First Responders to be Praised
    This morning three workers became trapped when they investigated the reason for the newly-paved Long Key Road was settling.  Their investigation took them inside a drainage manhole, from which none of them came out alive.  The three…
  • Oct 13

    Spearfisherman seriously injured in Key West

    Spearfisherman seriously injured in Key West
    Diver down flag – Courtesy of diveasia.com Recently, Leesfield Scolaro represented the family of a young child who was fatally injured while snorkeling by the propellers of a boat off of Cow Key Channel, in Key West, Florida.  Last…
  • Oct 13

    Spearfisherman seriously injured in Key West

    Spearfisherman seriously injured in Key West
    Diver down flag – Courtesy of diveasia.com Recently, Leesfield Scolaro represented the family of a young child who was fatally injured while snorkeling by the propellers of a boat off of Cow Key Channel, in Key West, Florida.  Last…
Rank this Week: 2715

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers brain and other catastrophic injuries . By Leesfield Scolaro.

http://www.floridainjurylawyer-blawg.com/
  • Jan 16

    Fumes related Key Largo Fatal Incident, First Responders to be Praised

    Fumes related Key Largo Fatal Incident, First Responders to be Praised
    This morning three workers became trapped when they investigated the reason for the newly-paved Long Key Road was settling.  Their investigation took them inside a drainage manhole, from which none of them came out alive.  The three…
  • Aug 4

    Sewn Up With Surgical Tools Inside Your Body? Don’t Take It Lying Down

    Sewn Up With Surgical Tools Inside Your Body? Don’t Take It Lying Down
    With the prices you pay at the hospital, you shouldn’t have to worry about asinine medical errors. Yet they abound. As quality medicine standard-bearer Johns Hopkins recently reported, medical errors are now the THIRD leading cause of…
  • Aug 4

    Sewn Up With Surgical Tools Inside Your Body? Don’t Take It Lying Down

    Sewn Up With Surgical Tools Inside Your Body? Don’t Take It Lying Down
    With the prices you pay at the hospital, you shouldn’t have to worry about asinine medical errors. Yet they abound. As quality medicine standard-bearer Johns Hopkins recently reported, medical errors are now the THIRD leading cause of…
Rank this Week: 4224