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Florida Injury Attorney Blawg

Florida Injury Attorney Blawg

Covers Florida personal injury, medical malpractice and workers' compensation news. By Jeffrey P. Gale, P.A.

http://www.floridainjuryattorneyblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 4165

Florida Homeowners Insurance Blog

Florida Homeowners Insurance Blog

By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.floridahomeownersinsuranceblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1911

Rubin on Tax

Rubin on Tax

Covers tax and legal issues relating to federal and Florida tax, estate planning, probate, and business matters. By Charles Rubin.

http://rubinontax.floridatax.com/
  • May 21

    Applying Overpayments of Tax to Tax and the Offshore Penalty in the OVDP Program

    Applying Overpayments of Tax to Tax and the Offshore Penalty in the OVDP Program
    The OVDP program allows taxpayers to remedy deficient disclosure filings relating to offshore accounts for a fixed penalty amount. As part of the program, taxpayers must file either original or amended tax returns which include the income…
  • May 13

    Florida Wills go Electronic

    Florida Wills go Electronic
    A bill has cleared both Houses of the Florida legislature authorizing electronic wills and electronic will execution in Florida. Absent an unexpected veto by Gov. Scott, the last wills of testators may now precede them into the cloud(s). The…
  • May 7

    Tax Changes in the Republican Bill to Replace Obamacare

    Tax Changes in the Republican Bill to Replace Obamacare
    Most of the attention on the bill relates to coverage and subsidy changes. However, the bill does have some significant tax relief included. While the bill still faces changes to get through both houses of Congress and the existential…
Rank this Week: 2232

Florida Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Florida Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Covers nursing home abuse. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.floridanursinghomelawyerblog.com/
  • May 21

    New Study Shows Catheter Infections Down 54 Percent in Nursing Home

    New Study Shows Catheter Infections Down 54 Percent in Nursing Home
    One of the major issues at many nursing homes around the country is when patients get what are known as catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs).  These CAUTIs have fallen 54 percent, according to a recent study discussed in…
  • May 16

    Report: Shortages of Aides Leads to Increased Potential for Nursing Home Neglect

    Report: Shortages of Aides Leads to Increased Potential for Nursing Home Neglect
    As our population is steadily aging, the quality of long-term nursing home care must be a top priority for the health care industry and our elected leaders. Unfortunately, one area that seems to be lagging – and which will only…
  • May 11

    Nursing Home Fall Lawsuit Felled by Statute of Limitation

    Nursing Home Fall Lawsuit Felled by Statute of Limitation
    A federal court affirmed a summary judgment in favor of a federally-run nursing home that was accused of negligence in the wrongful death of an elderly resident who fell while unsupervised. The reason plaintiff could not prevail, despite…
Rank this Week: 2295

Florida Abogado de Lesión Blog

Florida Abogado de Lesión Blog

Spanish language blog on auto accidents and personal injuries. By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.abogadodelesionflorida.com/
Rank this Week: 3895

Florida Construction Law Group…

Florida Construction Law Group Blog

By the Law Office of Ray Garcia, P.A.

http://floridaconstructionlawgroup.com/fclg-blog/
  • May 20

    Requirements for a Claim of Lien

    Requirements for a Claim of Lien
    A claim of lien is a specific type of legal claim against property to secure a debt. The claim can be for any amount of money, or the specific value of services rendered. In most cases, the claims of lien are handled when the debt is taken…
  • Apr 24

    4 Things to Consider When Drafting a Draw Schedule with a Lender

    4 Things to Consider When Drafting a Draw Schedule with a Lender
    When planning a new construction project, getting the needed financing is one of the most important steps. Most lenders aren’t going to want to simply ‘write a check’ for the full amount of the entire project before it has…
  • Mar 20

    What You Need to Know About Florida Mechanic’s Lien Law

    What You Need to Know About Florida Mechanic’s Lien Law
    A mechanic’s lien is fairly simple in concept, but can get complicated in practice. To put it simply, this type of lien helps to provide assurances to the people who are doing the actual work on a job that they will get paid. This is…
Rank this Week: 3166

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.floridabusinesslawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3170

Property Casualty Focus

Property Casualty Focus

Focused on legal developments in the property-casualty industry. By Carlton Fields Jorden Burt.

http://propertycasualtyfocus.com/
Rank this Week: 2567

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Santucci Priore, P.L. Blog

Covers intellectual property law, including trademark, patents, copyrights and entertainment law.

https://500law.com/blog/
  • May 18

    Patent Infringement Lawsuit Transferred away from Eastern District of Texa

    Patent Infringement Lawsuit Transferred away from Eastern District of Texa
    Recently, a patent infringement lawsuit filed in the Eastern District of Texas was transferred to the Northern District of Texas.[1] While this news may seem hardly ground-breaking, this may signal that courts are becoming more willing to…
  • May 3

    Michael Santucci Named Parliamentary Chair of the Thomas W. McCormick Scholarship Fund

    Michael Santucci Named Parliamentary Chair of the Thomas W. McCormick Scholarship Fund
    Last month, with a smile, I accepted an offer from Nuccia McCormick to become the Parliamentary Chairperson of the Thomas W. McCormick Scholarship Fund.  The Fund is a Florida Not-For-Profit (501(c)(3)) Organization that was named after…
  • Apr 27

    Patent infringement lawsuit brought against Uber by competitor

    Patent infringement lawsuit brought against Uber by competitor
    Recently, a patent infringement lawsuit was brought against Uber Technologies, Inc. (“Uber”) by a competing ride-sharing company named Hailo Technologies, LLC d/b/a Bring (“Plaintiff”).[1] The Plaintiff describes…
Rank this Week: 2573

South Florida Personal Injury…

South Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

By Thomas & Pearl.

http://thomasandpearl.com/blog/
  • May 18

    Memorial Day is the Deadliest Day for Motorist

    Memorial Day is the Deadliest Day for Motorist
    Memorial Day is the start of the traditional summer time-period, and all across the country, folks are firing up their grills, getting ready for the opening of pool season, and anticipating warm-weather vacations.  In Florida, our…
  • Apr 21

    Accidental Deaths at the Westin Peachtree Plaza

    Accidental Deaths at the Westin Peachtree Plaza
    Accidental Deaths at the Westin Peachtree Plaza Headlines around the world in mid-April 2017 carried the story of the five-year old boy being crushed to death inside a rotating restaurant in Atlanta, GA.  The boy and his family were…
  • Apr 19

    Insuring Your Car With Full Coverage

    Insuring Your Car With Full Coverage
    Most people who own a car believe they have “full coverage” for their car insurance; however, as a lawyer who handles personal injury claims, “full coverage” means something very different to me than it may mean to…
Rank this Week: 3983

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/
  • May 18

    IRS calling? This time, it may be legitimate

    IRS calling? This time, it may be legitimate
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  • May 13

    Florida Homestead Exemption On the 2018 Ballot

    Florida Homestead Exemption On the 2018 Ballot
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  • May 9

    Rule to curb senior financial exploitation coming in 2018

    Rule to curb senior financial exploitation coming in 2018
    Older Americans are losing $2.9 billion to financial exploitation each year, according to a 2011 Met Life survey. That may be too conservative a figure, given the reluctance of victims to report the crime for reasons that include…
Rank this Week: 3857

Classified: The Class Action Blog

Classified: The Class Action Blog

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

http://classifiedclassaction.com/
Rank this Week: 2566

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/
Rank this Week: 3663

Neufeld Law Firm

Neufeld Law Firm

Covers personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability news.

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

    Negligent Security Can Cause Personal Injury

    Negligent Security Can Cause Personal Injury
    In today’s world, everyone needs to be extra vigilant about safety. The days of taking a stroll at night or leaving your house unlocked are basically over. Security is a top priority for most people, and security companies make billions…
  • May 15

    Pedestrian Accidents are Common in Aventura and South Florida

    Pedestrian Accidents are Common in Aventura and South Florida
    Aventura is a great area in South Florida to take a stroll, visit a few restaurants and get some shopping done. But the traffic in Aventura  can be a little difficult to deal with, especially as a pedestrian. Of course, there are…
  • May 5

    Car Accident Attorney in Aventura Has Years of Experience Representing Victim

    Car Accident Attorney in Aventura Has Years of Experience Representing Victim
    Car accidents in South Florida are as common as the sunshine itself. But that doesn’t mean they aren’t a hassle. Getting into a car accident can be a traumatic ordeal for most people. You go through a rollercoaster of emotions…
Rank this Week: 4372

Constitutional & Legal Education…

Constitutional & Legal Education News

Covers constitutional and legal issues in a non-lawyerly way. By David J. Shestokas.

http://www.shestokas.com/
  • May 17

    Rosenstein Appointment of Special Prosecutor Bodes Well for America

    Rosenstein Appointment of Special Prosecutor Bodes Well for America
    It is not possible to find a single major media outlet that simply reports accurate facts without either subtle or overt effort to give a political story a “spin” that matches an editorial agenda whether it is liberal or…
  • May 15

    Thomas Jefferson and I Need Your Help!

    Thomas Jefferson and I Need Your Help!
    Never thought I would write about the connections of Adolf Hitler, Benedict Arnold and Thomas Jefferson, but they have come together in my life. Here’s how the world’s most infamous murderer, America’s most famous traitor…
  • Mar 17

    Two Lawless Court Injunctions Against President Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration

    Two Lawless Court Injunctions Against President Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration
    On March 15, 2017, two federal judges ordered the executive branch of our government to not enforce an order issued by President Trump. The orders by these judges were without legal basis, and these theoretical guardians of the law acted with…
Rank this Week: 1731

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Law Blog

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

http://lauderdalecriminaldefenseblog.com/
  • May 17

    Financial Bail: How It Distorts Legal Fairne

    Financial Bail: How It Distorts Legal Fairne
    Introduction A healthy legal system is one that carries out regular reforms to reflect existing values of the society. Over the last decade, a major issue plaguing the criminal justice system has been the high population of incarcerated…
  • Mar 5

    The Impact of Criminal Charges on your Driving Privilege

    The Impact of Criminal Charges on your Driving Privilege
    Is driving a right or a privilege? In the State of Florida, driving is considered a privilege and not a right. A person’s driving privilege can be suspended, canceled or revoked for a number of reasons that can include (but are not…
  • Jun 24

    Can You Break the Law in Virtual Reality?

    Can You Break the Law in Virtual Reality?
    Virtual reality is now becoming mainstream. What was once a popular topic for science fiction, virtual reality is now becoming – for lack of a better word, a reality. The Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Microsoft HoloLens, Jaunt, One Plus, Sony…
Rank this Week: 2553

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/
  • May 17

    Domestic Violence E Book, Part two

    Domestic Violence E Book, Part two
    What Is Domestic Violence And Battery? Florida Statute 741.28 covers Domestic Violence which can mean any type of battery, assault, sexual offense, stalking, kidnapping, false imprisonment, or any criminal offense resulting in physical injury…
  • Apr 28

    New Scientific Research Entitles Florida Father to Evidentiary Hearing on Child Abuse Charge

    New Scientific Research Entitles Florida Father to Evidentiary Hearing on Child Abuse Charge
    The case of a father convicted of child abuse in Pinellas County back in the 1990s is back in the news again. Multiple news sources, including CNN and the Tampa Bay Times, have revisited the father’s story after the Second District…
  • Apr 11

    Domestic Violence E-Book Part One

    Domestic Violence E-Book Part One
    Accused Of Domestic Battery Or Domestic Violence In Florida? Useful Info That May Be Helpful For You Blake & Dorsten, P.A. Continue reading The post Domestic Violence E-Book Part One appeared first on Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer…
Rank this Week: 3749

Southwest Florida Injury Lawyers…

Southwest Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

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

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

    How to Obtain Full or Sole Custody in Florida

    How to Obtain Full or Sole Custody in Florida
    As a parent, your child is one of the most important parts of your life. We understand that, and know that custody battles and parental rights are a delicate, sensitive subject. This is why we fight so hard for our clients–to ensure…
  • Apr 27

    10 Questions to Ask Your Personal Injury Attorney

    10 Questions to Ask Your Personal Injury Attorney
    If you’ve been injured and are seeking legal assistance, you need to find an attorney you can trust. You’re already vulnerable, and you need to know that your attorney has your best interests at heart. Before you hire an attorney…
  • Mar 29

    Recalls and Defective Product Injury Claim

    Recalls and Defective Product Injury Claim
    Defective products, such as faulty furniture or contaminated food, are recalled often. The recalls themselves can be voluntary actions taken by product manufacturers or actions urged by official government agencies like the Food and Drug…
Rank this Week: 2545

Hernando County Injury Attorney…

Hernando County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.hernandoinjuryattorney.com/
  • May 16

    Hernando County Teens Win Video Contest About Distracted Driving

    Hernando County Teens Win Video Contest About Distracted Driving
    A group of teens in Hernando County have won a contest for creating a video highlighting the dangers of distracted driving. The group, all ninth graders at Nature Coast Technical High School in Brooksville, had the most re-tweets on their…
  • May 9

    Semi Truck Jackknifes On I-75 in Hernando County

    Semi Truck Jackknifes On I-75 in Hernando County
    Hernando County Fire Rescue responded to a traffic crash on Interstate 75 early Saturday morning involving two vehicles. Officials believe a semi-tractor trailer jackknifed and blocked several lanes of I-75. The northbound lanes of the…
  • May 2

    May is Motorcycle and Bicycle Awareness Month

    May is Motorcycle and Bicycle Awareness Month
    May is Motorcycle and Bicycle Safety Awareness Month, and the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is reminding all motorists of the importance of sharing the road. Motorcyclists and bicyclists share the same…
Rank this Week: 1619

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/
  • May 16

    Consejos Para Prevenir Accidentes Automovilísticos en Homestead

    Consejos Para Prevenir Accidentes Automovilísticos en Homestead
    Prevenir accidentes automovilísticos en Homestead y otras comunidades puede ser sorprendentemente sencillo. De hecho, las autoridades dicen que la mayoría de los accidentes automovilísticos reportados son prevenibles. Si…
  • May 9

    Cómo Evitar Conducir Fatigado en Miami

    Cómo Evitar Conducir Fatigado en Miami
    En Miami y el Sur de Florida, conducir en estado de fatiga es una causa recurrente de accidentes y choques. Los conductores cansados pueden perder control del volante y salirse del camino. También pueden hacer juicios erróneos y…
  • May 2

    Cómo Ahorrar Dinero Para Contratar un Mejor Seguro Para su Automóvil

    Cómo Ahorrar Dinero Para Contratar un Mejor Seguro Para su Automóvil
    Los seguros de auto accesibles pueden ser un motivo de preocupación en cuanto a su seguridad. Encontrar una buena oferta para poder pagar un seguro premium implica que obtendrá un mejor seguro, el cual cubrirá más…
Rank this Week: 3717

Truck Accident Attorney Blog

Truck Accident Attorney Blog

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

http://www.truckaccidentattorney-blog.com/
  • May 16

    Semi-Truck Accident Attorneys Analyze Appellate Decision Revealing Importance of Prevailing at Trial  

    Semi-Truck Accident Attorneys Analyze Appellate Decision Revealing Importance of Prevailing at Trial  
      If you are involved in a big-rig collision, the impact on your life of an accident involving a vehicle that weighs 25 times more than a typical passenger car can be catastrophic.  The outcome of a personal injury claim typically…
  • May 9

    The Impact of Improperly Loaded Tractor-Trailer

    The Impact of Improperly Loaded Tractor-Trailer
    While many trucking accidents result from unrealistic shipping schedules, fatigued truck drivers, and poorly maintained big-rigs, improper loads also contribute to a significant number of collisions.  Our Miami trucking accident…
  • May 1

    Trucking Accident Lawyers Explain How Facebook Can Destroy a Personal Injury Lawsuit

    Trucking Accident Lawyers Explain How Facebook Can Destroy a Personal Injury Lawsuit
    The prominence of the Internet and popularity of social network sites have dramatically changed the way people live their lives.  It was not so long ago that privacy was so important to people that the notion of allowing others to…
Rank this Week: 3552

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers brain and other catastrophic injuries . By Leesfield Scolaro.

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

    Boat Tour Safety Regulations in Focus following latest Airboat Tragedy

    Boat Tour Safety Regulations in Focus following latest Airboat Tragedy
    Boating season is upon us, kicked off during Memorial Day weekend only days away.  During the last weekend of Spring, South Florida will once again become the boating capital of the world for many weeks to come, and each year around this…
  • Apr 13

    92% of drivers use their phone means 100% of the public is at risk

    92% of drivers use their phone means 100% of the public is at risk
    A new study revealed that 92% of motorists use their phone while operating their vehicle.  That reality must sink in.  Whether you are in traffic, stopped at a red light, making 60mph on the highway, a pedestrian walking across an…
  • Mar 6

    Cases from other places and from our good friends here in Florida

    Cases from other places and from our good friends here in Florida
    Steady growth and continued client satisfaction marks the 40th anniversary of Leesfield Scolaro, P.A., as our statewide practice expands.  This year, trial lawyers Mason Kerns and Adam T. Rose joined the Leesfield Scolaro team. The firm…
Rank this Week: 4655

Multi-State Tax Law Blog

Multi-State Tax Law Blog

Covers tax law. By Gerald Donnini.

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

    Michigan Retroactive Tax Legislation – Is it Legal?

    Michigan Retroactive Tax Legislation – Is it Legal?
    The United States Constitution expressly forbids ex post facto laws with respect to both the federal and state governments.[i] An ex post facto law is one that retroactively changes the legal status and consequences of a particular action.…
  • May 11

    Worker Classification Case – A small WIN for Employers (Service Recipients)

    Worker Classification Case – A small WIN for Employers (Service Recipients)
    What is a worker classification issue?  When the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) believes that a taxpayer (i.e. employer or service recipient) is improperly treating workers as independent contractors instead of employees it…
  • May 11

    Worker Classification Case – A small WIN for Employers (Service Recipients)

    Worker Classification Case – A small WIN for Employers (Service Recipients)
    What is a worker classification issue?  When the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) believes that a taxpayer (i.e. employer or service recipient) is improperly treating workers as independent contractors instead of employees it…
Rank this Week: 1791

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

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

    Drug-Related Motor Vehicle Accidents on the Rise

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

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

    What’s Behind the Increase in Dog Attacks on Mail Carriers?
    As cliché as it may sound, dog attacks on mail carriers are a real issue and one that is growing. Each year the U.S. Postal Service releases statistics on the number of dog attacks against its carriers in connection with National Dog…
  • Mar 27

    States Grapple with Distracting Driving Epidemic – Are More Laws the Answer?

    States Grapple with Distracting Driving Epidemic – Are More Laws the Answer?
    Despite all the warnings about the dangers, drivers in the U.S. continue to operate cell phones while behind the wheel. In fact, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), about 660,000 drivers can be…
Rank this Week: 3871

Employee Benefits Law Report

Employee Benefits Law Report

Covers legal developments and trends affecting employee benefits. By Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP.

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

    Will the DOL continue to make ESOPs a compliance priority?

    Will the DOL continue to make ESOPs a compliance priority?
    One question that has been on the minds of plan sponsors is how aggressive the Department of Labor (DOL) under President Trump will be compared to that of President Obama. In recent years, the DOL made a priority of investigating ERISA…
  • Apr 7

    ERISA fiduciary rule delayed to June 9, 2017, with bonus transition relief through 2017

    ERISA fiduciary rule delayed to June 9, 2017, with bonus transition relief through 2017
    Today (April 7, 2017), the Department of Labor (DOL) published in the Federal Register a final rule delaying the new ERISA fiduciary rule until June 9, 2017. Everyone expected a comprehensive 60-day delay to the rule, including the related…
  • Mar 6

    Hurry up and wait: ERISA fiduciary rule delayed

    Hurry up and wait: ERISA fiduciary rule delayed
    While it took longer than many expected, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued a proposed rule that would provide a 60-day delay to the application of the new fiduciary rule and related prohibited transaction exemptions. As we reported in our…
Rank this Week: 2320

Orlando Criminal Lawyer Blog

Orlando Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Adams & Luka.

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

    Will Florida’s New Medical Marijuana Law Allow a Person to Possess Marijuana If They Are Sick?

    Will Florida’s New Medical Marijuana Law Allow a Person to Possess Marijuana If They Are Sick?
    Voters in Florida recently passed an amendment to the Florida Constitution, known as the Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative, legalizing medical marijuana within the state. Medical marijuana is no different in substance from…
  • Apr 30

    Should I Let Police Search My Phone or Computer If Under Investigation for Cyberstalking?

    Should I Let Police Search My Phone or Computer If Under Investigation for Cyberstalking?
    No! No! No! The police may say to you if you let us just look atyour phone and download some information we will let you go. This is a lie – they want to gather evidence against you to arrest you. The police can lie to you to get…
  • Mar 27

    Why Video Voyeurism is on the Rise

    Why Video Voyeurism is on the Rise
    From 2004-2009 there were only two convictions for video voyeurism in Orange County, Florida; by 2014 the number raised to 10.  Increased use of smartphones with photo and video capabilities as well as the commercial availability of…
Rank this Week: 2733

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer…

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer Blog

By Ronald S. Chapman, P.A.

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

    Animal Abuse and Florida Law

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

    Aggravated Battery

    Aggravated Battery
    Aggravated Battery In Florida, Aggravated Battery is the intentional touching of another person with the intent to inflict great bodily harm or to use a deadly weapon. In addition, penalties for the offense include mandatory prison, with…
  • Mar 14

    The Death Penalty and Florida Law

    The Death Penalty and Florida Law
    The Death Penalty and Florida Law Florida is known as the sunshine state, so when one hears the word Florida, they think sun, sand and Disney World. Therefore, many would be surprised to learn that Florida has executed… The post The…
Rank this Week: 3129

Suits by Suits

Suits by Suits

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

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

    What Makes a Work Environment “Hostile”?

    What Makes a Work Environment “Hostile”?
    Federal employment law protects against a number of different types of discrimination, including treating employees differently because of age, gender, or race.  More and more often, employees bring discrimination claims based on…
  • Apr 27

    California Court Refuses to Shelve Barnes & Noble Manager’s Termination Claim

    California Court Refuses to Shelve Barnes &amp; Noble Manager&rsquo;s Termination Claim
    An employee without an employment contract is typically deemed to be an at-will employee. In an at-will employment relationship, the employer has the right to terminate the employee for any reason, with or without cause. Moreover, when…
  • Apr 5

    Can Employers Discriminate Against Employees Based on Sexual Orientation? No, According to this Key Court

    Can Employers Discriminate Against Employees Based on Sexual Orientation? No, According to this Key Court
    Federal law—specifically, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964—prohibits employers from discriminating against employees based on a number of protected characteristics, including sex, race, national origin, and religion. One…
Rank this Week: 1871

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: 4930

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

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

    Car Strikes Pedestrian in Tampa

    Car Strikes Pedestrian in Tampa
    A pedestrian was killed late Tuesday in Tampa. According to police, the pedestrian was struck near the intersection of West Hillsborough Avenue and North Tampania Avenue. Officers have not released details of the crash, but said the driver…
  • May 5

    Enjoy An Injury Free Cinco de Mayo

    Enjoy An Injury Free Cinco de Mayo
    Tampa Bay residents are gearing up for Cinco de Mayo fiestas today! This is the perfect time to enjoy Mexican-inspired food, drinks and fun with friends and family. Unfortunately, drunk driving rates increase over the holidays. Every day in…
  • May 2

    Former Police Officer Charged with DUI after Hitting 5 Middle School Kid

    Former Police Officer Charged with DUI after Hitting 5 Middle School Kid
    Five students were hit by a 48-year-old former law enforcement officer Thursday afternoon. Officials believe the man was drunk at the time of the accident. A 13-year-old boy died from his injuries received in the crash Friday morning. The…
Rank this Week: 1725

The Securities Edge

The Securities Edge

Covers securities law topics of interest to executives of middle market businesses. By Gunster.

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

    The Financial CHOICE Act – everything you’ve ever wanted, and more?

    The Financial CHOICE Act – everything you’ve ever wanted, and more?
    I don’t know when Congress decided that every piece of legislation had to have a nifty acronym, but the House Financial Services Committee recently passed (on a partisan basis) what old-fashioned TV ads might have called the new,…
  • May 9

    New Corp Fin director announced

    New Corp Fin director announced
    As has been rumored, the SEC announced today that William H. Hinman will be the new director for the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance. Mr. Hinman, who recently retired as a securities and corporate finance partner from the Silicon…
  • May 3

    Breaking news!!!! Nothing has changed!!!

    Breaking news!!!! Nothing has changed!!!
    In the hopefully unlikely event you were wondering if the compromise on government funding changed things vis-à-vis possible SEC rulemaking on political contributions disclosure, rest easy (or not, as the case may be). The bar on such…
Rank this Week: 2667

Whitney S. Boan P.A. Blog

Whitney S. Boan P.A. Blog

Covers criminal defense law.

http://www.boanlaw.com/blog/
  • May 12

    What is the difference between robbery and burglary?

    What is the difference between robbery and burglary?
    Some people use the terms robbery and burglary interchangeably but the terms actually refer to different crimes and each has its own legal definition and penalties. Robbery and burglary are... The post What is the difference between robbery…
  • May 8

    What are stalking and domestic violence crimes?

    What are stalking and domestic violence crimes?
    Stalking of an individual refers to the act of following the victim or monitoring them and may include harassment and intimidation. It is an undesired or obsessive attention towards an... The post What are stalking and domestic violence…
  • May 4

    Defending White Collar Crime

    Defending White Collar Crime
    The term White-collar crime refers to nonviolent crimes that are committed by businessmen and government professionals. Such crimes are financially motivated. White-collar crimes normally refer to crimes by people who... The post Defending…
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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/
  • May 11

    Pedestrian Killed in Pasco County Crash

    Pedestrian Killed in Pasco County Crash
    Authorities are currently investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian. The collision occurred around 8:45 a.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 19 just south of Hudson Avenue. The Florida Highway Patrol said a vehicle was traveling northbound on…
  • May 4

    Scooter Driver Uses Cell Phone as Headlight, Stopped by Police

    Scooter Driver Uses Cell Phone as Headlight, Stopped by Police
    The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office stopped a scooter Monday night on U.S. Highway 19 because it didn’t have a functioning headlight. According to reports, the driver was trying to use a cell phone light as a headlight by…
  • Apr 27

    April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

    April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month
    As drivers, we all know that distracted driving is a serious problem. While we all know we should not give in to the many distractions out there while driving, the reality is that most of us do. Given that reality, our Pasco County Auto…
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Massage Therapy Law Blog

Massage Therapy Law Blog

By George F. Indest III, P.A.

https://massagelawblog.wordpress.com
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South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyer.net/
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South Florida Injury Attorneys…

South Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneys-blog.com/
  • May 11

    Florida Teen Killed in Hit-and-Run DUI Accident, Several Others Injured

    Florida Teen Killed in Hit-and-Run DUI Accident, Several Others Injured
    Late last month, a suspected drunk driver hit and killed one Florida teen and injured several others in a hit-and-run accident. According to a local news report, the accident occurred in Polk County, near the intersection of Allegheny Road…
  • May 11

    Florida Appellate Court Determines Water Company May Be Liable for Condition of Pavement Surrounding In-Ground Valve

    Florida Appellate Court Determines Water Company May Be Liable for Condition of Pavement Surrounding In-Ground Valve
    Earlier this month, a Florida appellate court issued a written opinion in a premises liability case brought by a woman who tripped on a water valve while walking on a public road. The appeal resulted from a lower court decision finding that…
  • May 3

    Attorney Anika Milian Named to the Florida Bar Editorial Board

    Attorney Anika Milian Named to the Florida Bar Editorial Board
    Attorney Anika Milian was selected to be part of the Florida Bar Journal/News Editorial Board standing committee of the Florida Bar. She will serve a term of three years beginning on July 1, 2017 and ending on June 30, 2020. Members of this…
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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/
  • May 10

    Laurence Fishburne’s Daughter Arrested for DUI in Fort Lauderdale

    Laurence Fishburne’s Daughter Arrested for DUI in Fort Lauderdale
    Dashcam video released Wednesday show actor Laurence Fishburne’s daughter arrested for DUI during a traffic stop in Broward County. The woman was arrested for DUI on March 11 near the Oakland Park Blvd. exit of I-95 after the Toyota…
  • May 3

    Florida Man Gets DUI Charge After Crash Near Air Force One

    Florida Man Gets DUI Charge After Crash Near Air Force One
    A Florida man is facing DUI charges after crashing into a fence at Palm Beach International Airport with Air Force One parked nearby. Reports indicate that the early Sunday crash had the Secret Service investigating any potential threat to…
  • Apr 27

    Man Charged with DUI after Driving Wrong Way in St. Petersburg

    Man Charged with DUI after Driving Wrong Way in St. Petersburg
    A Seminole man faces a charge of DUI after the Florida Highway Patrol claims he was driving the wrong way on Interstate 275 for nearly eight miles in St. Petersburg early Monday morning. According to troopers, the 26-year-old was driving…
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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/
  • May 10

    Motorcyclist Killed in Citrus County Crash

    Motorcyclist Killed in Citrus County Crash
    A 63-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a vehicle wreck Saturday night in Citrus County. The crash occurred around 10:30 p.m. at N Citrus Avenue and W Emerald Oaks Boulevard. Troopers believe another man driving a GMC Terrain was traveling…
  • May 3

    Citrus County Motorcyclists: May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

    Citrus County Motorcyclists: May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
    May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and this is a great time for all drivers to be reminded of safe driving practices on the roadway. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcycle deaths occur 27 times more…
  • Apr 27

    Florida Named Second Worst State For Distracted Driving

    Florida Named Second Worst State For Distracted Driving
    Florida ranks second only to Louisiana for distracted driving, according to a study.   Drivers were scored on data gathered through the EverDrive motion-sensing app. It measured speeding, sudden acceleration, aggressive turning, hard…
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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/
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South Florida Injury Attorney Blog

South Florida Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneyblog.com/
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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/
  • May 9

    Recovering Financially After a Truck Crash

    Recovering Financially After a Truck Crash
    Being in a serious truck accident can be physically and mentally devastating. It’s not unusual to suffer nightmares, sleep disorders and emotional upheaval after this type of collision in Homestead or your community. In addition, people…
  • May 4

    Addiction and Truck Crashe

    Addiction and Truck Crashe
    Truck drivers face high stress and dangerous jobs. They’re on the road for many hours and face tight deadlines as well as other pressures. Some experts worry that the high stress which is part of his occupation as well as social…
  • Apr 20

    How to Protect Yourself After a Truck Collision in Hollywood

    How to Protect Yourself After a Truck Collision in Hollywood
    If you have been a truck collision in Hollywood, you need to protect yourself. Whether you realize it or not, you are at risk and vulnerable, especially when it comes to your health and your finances. There are several ways you can reduce the…
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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/
  • May 9

    Wrong Way Car Accidents in Hollywood and South Florida

    Wrong Way Car Accidents in Hollywood and South Florida
    Wrong way car collisions in Hollywood and other Florida communities are often serious crashes.  These collisions tend to cause head-on crashes and significant injuries as well as fatalities. In many cases, drinking and driving is…
  • May 4

    Drugged Driving in Hollywood

    Drugged Driving in Hollywood
    There are many awareness campaigns and programs in place to prevent drunk driving in Hollywood and across South Florida as well as across the country. Drugged driving gets less attention, but it is an equally serious problem. It is also more…
  • May 2

    Preventing Intersection Accidents in Hollywood

    Preventing Intersection Accidents in Hollywood
    Intersection accidents in Hollywood and across South Florida are a serious concern and causes significant injuries as well as multiple fatalities each year. Intersections are high-risk areas because there are multiple vehicles and multiple…
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Nursing Law Blog

Nursing Law Blog

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

https://nursinglawblog.wordpress.com
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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/
  • May 8

    Cruise line sued for Mother’s Day overboard death

    Cruise line sued for Mother’s Day overboard death
    Cruise line sued for Mother’s Day overboard death  A get-away vacation cruise with girlfriends that was on the victim’s bucket list turned into an unthinkable tragedy for the family of a Carnival Cruise Line passenger. In one…
  • May 2

    Inadequate safety features blamed for cruise ship death

    Inadequate safety features blamed for cruise ship death
    Cruise ships can offer an idyllic atmosphere and experience for passengers. However, poor shipboard safety and training may turn a dream vacation into the most unwanted nightmare for passengers and their families. The harm from these maritime…
  • Mar 20

    Pool Accidents on Cruise Ships Can Cause Serious Injurie

    Pool Accidents on Cruise Ships Can Cause Serious Injurie
    For many modern cruise ships, their pool (or pools, in some cases) are one of their main attractions. These pools and pool areas often offer entertainment, multiple bars, and activities for vacationers of all ages to enjoy. Unfortunately,…
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Florida Workers' Compensation Law…

Florida Workers' Compensation Law Blog

By Christopher J. Smith. Covers issues relevant to injured workers in Florida and new case law updates.

https://cjsmithlaw.com/blog/
  • May 7

    Workers’ Compensation Fraud; The Two-Part Inquiry

    Workers’ Compensation Fraud; The Two-Part Inquiry
    Fraud in Workers’ Compensation cases can come in many forms: A misrepresentation about how the injury occurred (on vs off the job), or a person working “off the books” and The post Workers’ Compensation Fraud; The…
  • Apr 8

    Volunteers and Florida Workers’ Compensation Coverage

    Volunteers and Florida Workers’ Compensation Coverage
    Volunteers and Florida Workers’ Compensation Coverage There are many volunteer opportunities that are very physical in nature. From building houses to delivering meals, people often give their time and physical efforts The post…
  • Feb 21

    Fall from an Unknown Cause; Compensable or Not?

    Fall from an Unknown Cause; Compensable or Not?
    Imagine two identical situations where two workers are each walking,  fall, and sustain an injury. Let’s call these two individuals worker A and worker B. Each worker suffered the fall The post Fall from an Unknown Cause;…
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