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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/
Rank this Week: 3766

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3121

South Florida Personal Injury…

South Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.southfloridapersonalinjurylawyers-blog.com/
  • Apr 14

    Discovery of Adverse Medical Incidents in Florida

    Discovery of Adverse Medical Incidents in Florida
    For years, public policy in Florida allowed doctors unfettered authority. In 2004, voters approved Amendment 7, which created a constitutional right for patients to know about a health care facility or provider's adverse medical incidents,…
  • Apr 10

    Unanticipated Seizure and Florida Car Accident

    Unanticipated Seizure and Florida Car Accident
    Foreseeability plays a part in analyzing whether a defendant is responsible and should be held accountable for a plaintiff's injuries. In a recent case, Jordan Marcum, her employer and her liability insurer appealed an adverse judgment…
  • Apr 7

    Florida Supreme Court Reviews Tomahawk Case

    Florida Supreme Court Reviews Tomahawk Case
    In a recent Florida Supreme Court case, the Court reviewed an appellate opinion previously covered on this blog. In the case a man (Dennis Dorsey) brought a personal injury lawsuit for injuries after a bar fight against the man he was with at…
Rank this Week: 3091

Florida Real Estate Lawyer Blog

Florida Real Estate Lawyer Blog

Covers real estate law, commercial leasing and real estate development. By Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La Torre, Mars & Sobel.

http://www.floridarealestatelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3633

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/
  • Apr 14

    Employment Law IQ: Can a Church Employee be Fired for Having an Abortion?

    Employment Law IQ: Can a Church Employee be Fired for Having an Abortion?
    Consider the following hypothetical: Scenario: Amy is a receptionist for Judgment Day Church. The Church fires Amy after it learns that she had an elective abortion. The termination notice states that Amy is being terminated for violating a…
  • Mar 31

    Employment Law IQ: At Will Employment Disclaimers – A Violation of NLRB?

    Employment Law IQ: At Will Employment Disclaimers – A Violation of NLRB?
    Continuing in our series of Employment Law IQ, what would you do? Scenario:  Valerie recently graduated from FGCU and got her first job, a position as HR Director for Hire You Too, a local, non-union staffing agency. Though Hire You Too…
  • Mar 7

    2014 HR Law & Solutions Speaker Spotlight: Paul Macleish

    2014 HR Law & Solutions Speaker Spotlight: Paul Macleish
    Final preparations are under way for our biggest event of the year — the HR Law & Solutions seminar, which will be held this year on April 1 at the Sanibel Harbour Resort. This year, we are excited to welcome back Paul Macleish as…
Rank this Week: 3243

Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida…

Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida Real Estate

Covers real estate and environmental issues in Southwest Florida. By Henderson Franklin.

http://www.legalscoopswflre.com/
  • Apr 14

    Update: Condemnation of Underwater Mortgage

    Update: Condemnation of Underwater Mortgage
    Since our last update at the beginning of this year, Irvington, New Jersey has taken a small step toward the use of eminent domain to acquire underwater mortgages. In late March 2014, the Council of the Township of Irvington, in a 6 to 1…
  • Apr 9

    Residential Property Disclosures: Seller Beware!

    Residential Property Disclosures: Seller Beware!
    Lawsuits regarding nondisclosure of a home’s problems are becoming more prevalent. Historically, the rule of “caveat emptor” or “buyer beware” was the prevailing standard in residential transactions. However, the…
  • Mar 31

    What’s Going on with State Road 29?

    What’s Going on with State Road 29?
    The Florida Department of Transportation is studying State Road 29 in order to determine the need for transportation improvements in Immokalee. FDOT is taking a look at State Road 29 from Oil Well Road in Collier County to State Road 82 and…
Rank this Week: 3244

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

http://www.newjerseyinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 13

    Judge Denies Motion for Yet another Trial in Case of Carpenter Injured in Falling Elevator

    Judge Denies Motion for Yet another Trial in Case of Carpenter Injured in Falling Elevator
    A New Jersey Superior Court judge earlier this month denied a motion for yet another trial in the case of a Sussex County carpenter who was injured in a 2005 elevator mishap as he was leaving work for the day. (1) This would have been the…
  • Mar 31

    Dangers of Distracted Driving Highlighted Throughout April

    Dangers of Distracted Driving Highlighted Throughout April
    Tomorrow begins National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and law enforcement officials in Somerset County as well as other communities will step up efforts to ensure motorists keep their eyes on the road. (1) Distracted driving is defined…
  • Mar 17

    Two Recent Blasts Serve as Reminders to Take Precautions to Avoid Gas Explosion

    Two Recent Blasts Serve as Reminders to Take Precautions to Avoid Gas Explosion
    In the past two weeks, two major explosions occurred in New Jersey and neighboring New York City, resulting in lost lives, numerous injuries and devastating property damage. Both explosions are suspected to be the result of natural gas…
Rank this Week: 4574

White Collar Criminal Defense…

White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida criminal law. By the Schwartz Law Firm.

http://www.whitecollarcriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3493

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.injury-lawyer-florida.com/
  • Apr 12

    Florida Valets Last Line of Defense Against Drunk Driving

    Florida Valets Last Line of Defense Against Drunk Driving
    In Florida, bar owners and bartenders can be held liable if they serve to patrons who are underage or visibly intoxicated, and that patron is then involved in a fatal or injury-causing crash. However, valets do not hold the same kind of…
  • Apr 11

    Cape Coral Car Accident Lawyers Highlight April as Distracted Driving Month

    Cape Coral Car Accident Lawyers Highlight April as Distracted Driving Month
    As Florida legislators work to stiffen the penalties for drivers who text, it's important to note during April, which is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, that much work remains to be done. Our Cape Coral car accident lawyers have seen…
  • Apr 10

    Florida Supreme Court Rules on Third-Party Liability Case

    Florida Supreme Court Rules on Third-Party Liability Case
    The Florida Supreme Court recently took on the issue of third-party liability as it pertained to the serious injuries suffered by a bar patron in South Florida. The victim was beaten mercilessly with a tomahawk by another bar patron, with…
Rank this Week: 4387

The Medicare Compliance Blog

The Medicare Compliance Blog

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

http://themedicarecomplianceblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    Self Administration Toolkit for WCMSA

    Self Administration Toolkit for WCMSA
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services added a Self Administration Toolkit for Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside Arrangements on April 11
  • Mar 28

    House Passes Measure to Delay ICD-10 Transition

    House Passes Measure to Delay ICD-10 Transition
    By voice vote on Thursday, March 27, the House approved another temporary (one-year) fix to prevent steep cuts in Medicare’s physician reimbursement scheduled to take effect March 31. It now moves to the Senate which is expected to take…
  • Mar 13

    After FDA Authorization, Lots of Pressure to Rescind Zohydro ER Approval

    After FDA Authorization, Lots of Pressure to Rescind Zohydro ER Approval
    In October 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) went against the recommendation of its own advisory committee and approved Zohydro® ER. The FDA's Anesthetic and Analgesic Drug Advisory Committee of independent experts voted…
Rank this Week: 3299

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer…

West Palm Beach Criminal Lawyer Blog

By Ronald S. Chapman, P.A.

http://www.justiceflorida.com/
  • Apr 11

    Man Wrongfully Convicted of Murder is Set Free After 25 Year

    Man Wrongfully Convicted of Murder is Set Free After 25 Year
    It is often because of DNA evidence that wrongfully-convicted people are released from prison.  However, as the following New York Times story demonstrates, that is not always the case. By STEPHANIE CLIFFORD April 8, 2014 A…
  • Apr 4

    Sending Child Pornography From Your Cell Phone to Your Computer is Not Necessarily a Crime

    Sending Child Pornography From Your Cell Phone to Your Computer is Not Necessarily a Crime
    In the case of the United States versus Michael Grzybowicz, Mr. Grzybowicz was charged with, among other things, committing the federal crime of distributing child pornography.  That charge was based upon evidence that four pictures of…
  • Mar 28

    Even the Police Can Rely Upon the Stand-Your-Ground Law

    Even the Police Can Rely Upon the Stand-Your-Ground Law
    In the case of Brad Heilman versus the State of Florida, Heilman was a correctional officer employed by the Florida Department of Corrections who worked at the Lake Correctional Institution in Lake County, Florida. While on duty, Heilman…
Rank this Week: 3783

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.miamipersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 11

    Slips, Trips, and Falls on Florida Sidewalk

    Slips, Trips, and Falls on Florida Sidewalk
    We walk on sidewalks on a daily basis, often many times a day. Rarely do we stop and consider our personal safety while walking upon a sidewalk. However, our Miami personal injury lawyers know how a single poorly placed uneven flag of…
  • Apr 11

    Frequently Asked Questions about Motorcycle Accidents in Florida: Part II

    Frequently Asked Questions about Motorcycle Accidents in Florida: Part II
    There are over 600,000 registered motorcycles in the state of Florida, and many more visitors on motorcycles travel our roadways every day. While Florida's temperate weather and numerous freeways make it ideal for motorcycle riding, the…
  • Apr 7

    Frequently Asked Questions about Motorcycle Accidents in Florida: Part I

    Frequently Asked Questions about Motorcycle Accidents in Florida: Part I
    Florida is home to a large number of motorcyclists. Our balmy climate and many highways that stretch the span of the state make Florida an ideal place to ride. Tourists flock to Florida on their motorcycles annually, and our state is host…
Rank this Week: 3476

Lanigan and Lanigan, P.L.

Lanigan and Lanigan, P.L.

Covers bankruptcy and foreclosure in Florida.

http://laniganpl.com/
  • Apr 10

    Saving for Student Loan Payment

    Saving for Student Loan Payment
    The most difficult side of student loan debt is the never-ending, non-stop, on-time monthly payments that can emotionally wear down debtors. It would also be far better would be to have each borrower’s payments set automatically as an…
  • Apr 6

    Can Student Loan Debt Be Discharged?

    Can Student Loan Debt Be Discharged?
    According to a 2012 Pew Research Center report, about 40 percent of households of with student loan debt are headed by people under age 35. Because the debtors owe so much to lenders, the dream of owning a home and buying a car are…
  • Mar 27

    Choosing an Experienced Attorney? Include In-Person Meet

    Choosing an Experienced Attorney? Include In-Person Meet
      Click to Listen. Right Click Audio as it’s playing to download to your device.   Choosing the best attorney possible to represent you in a  legal situation is a complicated process. The decision process varies, but…
Rank this Week: 4094

The Lien Zone Construction Law…

The Lien Zone Construction Law Blog

The Lien Zone is a construction law blog for Florida contractors. It includes forms, infographics, videos and articles.

http://www.thelienzone.com
  • Apr 10

    Building with paper

    Building with paper
    All of you involved in construction surely believe you have the ability to make a simple paper toy, right? Well let’s see. Show us how well you can cut out and build the attached papercraft dump truck. Print each of the two pages on…
  • Apr 8

    Construction defects or mistakes in construction: when and how to fix

    Construction defects or mistakes in construction: when and how to fix
    Contractors who discover construction defects or mistakes in their work face two challenges: ignore them and risk liability, or fix the problems and risk destroying evidence – also known as “spoliation.” If litigation…
  • Apr 1

    Insurance – don’t start a job without it

    Insurance – don’t start a job without it
    Insurance is a “what if” product that goes hand in hand with construction work. Whether you’re building a single family home or an office high rise, there are a lot of different players and plenty of moving parts, all of…
Rank this Week: 2719

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer Blog

Cover Florida probate litigation. By Chepenik & Trushin LLP.

http://www.floridaprobatelitigationlawyer.com/
  • Apr 10

    CREATIVE CHARITABLE GIVING – BEYOND CASH DONATIONS

    CREATIVE CHARITABLE GIVING – BEYOND CASH DONATIONS
    Charitable giving is an American tradition, and Americans give to charitable organizations at high levels. Gifts in the form of donations of cash remain the favorite vehicle for positively impacting charities of personal significance. …
  • Apr 3

    The Blind Side: Former South Carolina Gamecock Coach’s Children Claim Undue Influence in Probate

    The Blind Side: Former South Carolina Gamecock Coach’s Children Claim Undue Influence in Probate
    SEC football is known for its national championships, sensational athletes, and jaw-dropping hits. With this in mind, it is no surprise that the children of Jim Carlen, former coach of the South Carolina Gamecocks, are fighting back after…
  • Mar 27

    Switched at Execution: Don’t Let It Happen to You

    Switched at Execution: Don’t Let It Happen to You
    The execution of one’s final will and testament is something to be taken very seriously. The permanent and inevitable nature of death means that attention to detail is paramount to ensuring your final wishes are fully set forth, and…
Rank this Week: 4126

Daytona Beach Criminal Lawyer Blog

Daytona Beach Criminal Lawyer Blog

Published By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A.

http://www.daytonabeachcriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 10

    Help for Arrested Tourists in Daytona Beach

    Help for Arrested Tourists in Daytona Beach
    Florida is one of the world's greatest tourist draws, attracting some 89.3 million visitors in 2012. Roughly 600,000 flock to Daytona Beach just for Bike Week. Sometimes though, vacations wind up being less than idyllic. Many Florida…
  • Apr 4

    Criminal Expungement in Florida an Option for Former Defendant

    Criminal Expungement in Florida an Option for Former Defendant
    A criminal arrest can reverberate through so many areas of a person's life. A lapse of judgement in one's late teens or early 20s can hinder educational and occupational opportunities for many years thereafter. One way that our Daytona Beach…
  • Mar 22

    Daytona Beach Criminal Defense Attorneys Rarely Advise Talking to Police

    Daytona Beach Criminal Defense Attorneys Rarely Advise Talking to Police
    Anyone who has ever watched a crime show on television is probably familiar with "Miranda Rights." That is, a criminal defendant must be made aware that he or she has the right to remain silent, the right to speak to an attorney and the right…
Rank this Week: 3452

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 10

    Dorsey v. Reider - Florida Supreme Court Weighs Bar Fight Liability

    Dorsey v. Reider - Florida Supreme Court Weighs Bar Fight Liability
    On the surface, the issue of liability in a bar room brawl would seemingly be limited to those involved. However, the Florida Supreme Court in Dorsey v. Reider ruled that third parties can be held liable where the plaintiff can show those…
  • Apr 3

    Roe v. St. Louis University - Standard of Deliberate Indifference in Campus Sexual Assault

    Roe v. St. Louis University - Standard of Deliberate Indifference in Campus Sexual Assault
    Sexual assault on college campuses is a major problem, in Florida and nationwide. The U.S. Justice Department reports that in an average year, one out of every 20 female college students will suffer a sexual assault, with roughly 80 to 90…
  • Mar 27

    Broward Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety a Worthy Goal of Safe Streets Act

    Broward Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety a Worthy Goal of Safe Streets Act
    Spring is the height of tourist season in South Florida and an especially apt time to be reminded of the importance of infrastructure improvements when it comes to reducing the risk of bicycle and pedestrian accidents. Inadequate…
Rank this Week: 4234

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida personal injury developments. By Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser & Zoeller.

http://www.florida-personal-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 9

    Client-Drafted Interrogatory Answers Can Be Privileged

    Client-Drafted Interrogatory Answers Can Be Privileged
    Generally, communications between an attorney and his or her client are protected by attorney-client privilege, if those communications are not intended to be disclosed to third parties except parties who will engage in rendering legal…
  • Apr 7

    Parents Not Liable for the Acts of Mentally Ill Adult Children

    Parents Not Liable for the Acts of Mentally Ill Adult Children
    People are generally not liable for the criminal acts of third parties, but there are exceptions based on special circumstances. Liability may lie when there is a special relationship between the plaintiff and defendant, or where the…
  • Mar 31

    Liability for the Actions of Third Partie

    Liability for the Actions of Third Partie
    It is not uncommon for multiple people to bear some responsibility for an incident that leads to injury. It can be difficult to determine whether a party can be held liable when the actions of another party directly led to the injury. The…
Rank this Week: 4350

South Florida Criminal Lawyers…

South Florida Criminal Lawyers Blog

Covers Florida criminal and DUI law. By the Law Office of Kevin F. Moot.

http://www.southfloridacriminallawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 9

    BROWARD D.U.I. MANSLAUGHTER CHARGES FILED AGAINST "2 DRUNK 2 DRIVE" WOMAN

    BROWARD D.U.I. MANSLAUGHTER CHARGES FILED AGAINST "2 DRUNK 2 DRIVE" WOMAN
    On November 17, 2013, twenty-year-old Kayla Mendoza (now aged 21) allegedly drove a car down the wrong way on Broward County's Sawgrass Expressway, causing a fatal collision that took the lives of two young women: Kaitlyn Ferrante and Marisa…
  • Jan 23

    MIAMI BEACH POLICE BELIEB JUSTIN BIEBER WAS D.U.I., ACCUSE POP SINGER OF DRAG RACING

    MIAMI BEACH POLICE BELIEB JUSTIN BIEBER WAS D.U.I., ACCUSE POP SINGER OF DRAG RACING
    Apparently, Justin Bieber has spent the morning in the custody of the Miami Beach Police Department. His alleged crimes? Spending the day smoking pot, popping pills, drinking alcohol at a nightclub, and drag-racing a Lamborghini at 4…
  • Nov 15

    I Am Altering the Deal, Pray I Don't Alter it Any Further

    I Am Altering the Deal, Pray I Don't Alter it Any Further
    Although this blog is dedicated to the field of criminal law, I cannot help but write about the precipitous decline that the Rule of Law has suffered in this country. Yesterday, the President announced a "fix" to the so-called "problem" of…
Rank this Week: 3273

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.guntrustlawyer.com/
  • Apr 9

    Ohio Bill to allow Hunting with Suppressor

    Ohio Bill to allow Hunting with Suppressor
    The Ohio House passed a bill to allow hunting for some game species. The legislation that would permit the use of suppressors while hunting white-tailed deer, rabbits, squirrels and other game. The suppressors would need to be legal and…
  • Apr 6

    ATF takes down eForms "until further notice"

    ATF takes down eForms "until further notice"
    If you were planning on submitting a form electronically to save time, you may not be able to use eForms. I logged onto the ATF eForms website yesterday and saw the following message:The eForms software is not performing to our...
  • Apr 6

    ATF Says it is OK to fire SB-15 Pistol from the Shoulder

    ATF Says it is OK to fire SB-15 Pistol from the Shoulder
    In a response to a recent letter the the ATF, the ATF stated:FTB has previously determined (see FTB #99146) that the firing of a weapon from a particular position, such as placing the receiver extension of an AR-15 type pistol...
Rank this Week: 2426

Hernando County Injury Attorney…

Hernando County Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.hernandoinjuryattorney.com/
Rank this Week: 3761

PCT Law Group's Legal Insights

PCT Law Group's Legal Insights

Covers civil litigation and employment law.

http://pctlg.com/pct-law-group-legal-insights/
Rank this Week: 2787

Tampa Criminal Lawyer Blog

Tampa Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law news. By Mayberry Law Firm.

http://www.tampacriminallawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 8

    Florida Woman Poops on Courthouse Elevator. Breach of Bathroom Peace?

    Florida Woman Poops on Courthouse Elevator. Breach of Bathroom Peace?
    Meet Patricia Ann Jamison. Ms. Jamison was recently accused of the odd act of pooping in a courthouse elevator and subsequently arrested for the same event. According to a Huffington Post story, on March 7, 2013 security staff at the St.…
  • Mar 17

    Is Your March Madness Tournament Pool Legal?

    Is Your March Madness Tournament Pool Legal?
    Many believe this week is the greatest week in all of sports. Work efficiency goes in the can, attention is diverted, and more than 50 million red blooded Americans will be living and dying on whether the sophomore shooting guard from…
  • Feb 27

    Tampa Teacher's Aide Arrested For DUI. Pantless DUI.

    Tampa Teacher's Aide Arrested For DUI. Pantless DUI.
    Teacher's Aide by day, pantless driver by night? That's what Pasco County deputies claim after pulling over Kristi Steuber earlier this week. According to a police report, Steuber was pulled over in Pasco County for speeding when deputies…
Rank this Week: 3823

The Thorpe Law Firm, P.A.

The Thorpe Law Firm, P.A.

Covers Florida real estate law, foreclosure defense, bankruptcy, estate planning and family law.

http://www.thorpelawfirm.com/blog/
  • Apr 7

    10 Questions to Ask a Bankruptcy Lawyer

    10 Questions to Ask a Bankruptcy Lawyer
    Obviously when hiring an attorney for any services it is imperative ascertain their qualifications and experience in the field law of you need.  If you are looking for a bankruptcy attorney knowing where to start a conversation with them…
  • Mar 26

    Will My Employer Know if I File for Bankruptcy?

    Will My Employer Know if I File for Bankruptcy?
    Some people become very concerned that filing for bankruptcy will somehow have negative consequences at work. The simple fact of the matter is that your employer doesn’t need to know if you file for bankruptcy and, more often than not…
  • Mar 10

    What will my Credit Score be after Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

    What will my Credit Score be after Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?
    Although, many of our customers ask us this question.  We can’t answer it definitively so instead we will examine the general effect of bankruptcy on your credit score.  The question of whether or not filing bankruptcy will…
Rank this Week: 2632

First Party Property Insurance…

First Party Property Insurance Blog

Covers first party property insurance claims. By Todd Legal.

http://firstpartyproperty.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 2533

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

Covers personal injury law, including information on accidents and injuries in Orlando, and the state of Florida. By James O. Cunningham.

http://www.cunninghampilaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 7

    Man Killed in Orlando Pedestrian Accident on Colonial Drive

    Man Killed in Orlando Pedestrian Accident on Colonial Drive
    Orlando police report that a pedestrian was struck and killed recently while attempting to cross Colonial Drive near John Young Parkway. Police say that their investigation is ongoing but report that the accident occurred shortly after…
  • Apr 5

    St. Petersburg Man Killed in I-4 Motorcycle Accident

    St. Petersburg Man Killed in I-4 Motorcycle Accident
    Accident investigators with the Florida Highway Patrol say that a motorcyclist was killed on Interstate 4 recently when his bike was struck from behind by a passenger vehicle. Troopers say that the victim, a 34-year-old St. Petersburg man,…
  • Apr 3

    Trucking Accident Snarls Traffic on I-95 for Hour

    Trucking Accident Snarls Traffic on I-95 for Hour
    Motorists on Interstate 95 were stuck in traffic for a few hours recently when a tractor-trailer flipped onto its side and a passenger car overturned near LPGA Boulevard in Volusia County. Florida Highway Patrol troopers say that the accident…
Rank this Week: 2681

Jacksonville Personal Injury Blog

Jacksonville Personal Injury Blog

Covers elder neglect, auto accidents, and nursing home abuse. By Farah and Farah, P.A.

http://www.foryourprotection.com/
  • Apr 7

    Florida Senate Moves Ahead on Nursing Home Bill

    Florida Senate Moves Ahead on Nursing Home Bill
    The Florida Senate has passed a measure that would impact the amount of damages residents of a nursing home or their families may receive. The bill (SB 670) has provisions that would prohibit plaintiffs from seeking damages from nursing…
  • Mar 31

    Florida Supreme Court Rejects Caps on Malpractice Damage

    Florida Supreme Court Rejects Caps on Malpractice Damage
    The Florida Supreme Court ruled that a state law capping wrongful death non-economic damages is in violation of the state’s equal protection clause and is therefore unconstitutional. The malpractice overhaul law, which was passed in 2003,…
  • Mar 28

    The Strangest Laws in Florida

    The Strangest Laws in Florida
    Born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida, it’s safe to say that personal injury attorneys Eddie Farah and Charlie Farah are proud to have dedicated their careers to protecting the rights of ordinary people throughout The Sunshine State.…
Rank this Week: 4528

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

By Alan Robert Burton.

http://www.bocaratondivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 5

    Are we all now familiar with the term "Conscious Uncoupling" ?

    Are we all now familiar with the term "Conscious Uncoupling" ?
    I know I am. Do we all know what it means? Do we know where the term originated? Do we know who created that term? The phrase is seen or heard almost on a daily basis. I think by now we all know that Gwyneth Paltrow, the well known and…
  • Apr 5

    Divorce Mistakes That Everyone Make

    Divorce Mistakes That Everyone Make
    Welcome to the 21st Century! With the popularity of Facebook, Twitter and the internet in general, your life has become an open book. You may need to seek the services of a seasoned attorney when social media becomes a central issue in your…
  • Apr 5

    Law Prohibits Divorcing Couples From Having Sex

    Law Prohibits Divorcing Couples From Having Sex
    Incredible as it sounds, the Massachusetts legislature is considering such a bill. The proposal should not be considered in a vacuum however, as it applies only in specific situations, when minor children are involved. The proposal was…
Rank this Week: 4606

Florida Auto Accident Blog

Florida Auto Accident Blog

Contains legal information pertaining to auto accidents and injuries in Florida. By James O. Cunningham.

http://www.floridaautolawyers.com/blog/
  • Apr 4

    Drunk Driver who Parked on Train Tracks saved by Passersby

    Drunk Driver who Parked on Train Tracks saved by Passersby
    A 34-year-old Orlando woman who parked her car on the Washington Street railroad tracks in downtown Orlando was pulled from her car by good Samaritans moments before a train slammed into the vehicle. Orlando police say that they arrested the…
  • Apr 3

    Toyota Ordered to Pay $1.2 Billion Fine for Concealing Knowledge of Sudden Acceleration Problem

    Toyota Ordered to Pay $1.2 Billion Fine for Concealing Knowledge of Sudden Acceleration Problem
    Japanese automaker Toyota Corp. has been ordered to pay a $1.2 billion fine for knowingly concealing information about sudden acceleration problems in many of its vehicles. U.S. Attorney Gen. Eric Holder issued a statement that said "Toyota…
  • Apr 2

    Palm Bay becomes First Central Florida City to Remove Red Light Camera

    Palm Bay becomes First Central Florida City to Remove Red Light Camera
    In a move that Orlando auto accident attorneys are following closely, Palm Bay authorities recently voted to remove red light cameras installed in the city in 2009. In a recent meeting of city planners, officials voted 4 to 1 to remove red…
Rank this Week: 2682

Cramer Law Center

Cramer Law Center

Covers Florida estate planning.

http://cramerlawcenter.com
  • Apr 4

    THE LATEST DO-IT-YOURSELF NIGHTMARE

    THE LATEST DO-IT-YOURSELF NIGHTMARE
    We are constantly warning clients and friends alike of the dangers of do-it-yourself estate planning.  The odds are just too high that a fill-in-the-blanks estate plan will fail.  We hate to say we told you so, but here it is…
  • Mar 24

    RELATIONSHIP SERIES – PART 2

    RELATIONSHIP SERIES – PART 2
    Scenario No.1 – Single Mom with Kids Marries Single Dad with Kids   Although this type of “stepfamily” is becoming more and more common, it comes with significant hurdles to overcome.  If you are part of a blended…
  • Mar 17

    Movies About Estate and Legacy Planning: Nebraska

    Movies About Estate and Legacy Planning: Nebraska
    One of 2014‘s Academy Award nominees for Best Picture, Nebraska, touches on some estate and legacy planning issues. An elderly alcoholic with dementia, Woody Grant, portrayed by Bruce Dern, is convinced he has won a $1million…
Rank this Week: 4115

Luhrsen Law Group Blog

Luhrsen Law Group Blog

Covers Florida personal injury law.

http://www.luhrsen.com/blog
  • Apr 3

    Distracted Driving: Technology Problem and Technology Solution

    Distracted Driving: Technology Problem and Technology Solution
    With our society increasingly dependent on having technology available at our fingertips, it comes as no surprise that driving accidents stemming from technological distractions have skyrocketed in recent years. Government agencies, advocacy…
  • Mar 30

    Broken Brakes: Mechanical Errors Cause Truck Accident

    Broken Brakes: Mechanical Errors Cause Truck Accident
    Although it might seem like a commercial truck driver is the obvious person to be held responsible in a truck accident, there are actually instances where the accident may be a result of a mechanical failure. If you or a loved one is injured…
  • Mar 27

    From Texting to Web Surfing: Drivers Are Taking It Up a Notch

    From Texting to Web Surfing: Drivers Are Taking It Up a Notch
    There was a time when texting and driving was associated with younger drivers, but the recent popularity of mobile devices has given birth to a full-blown distracted driving epidemic. From 18 year olds to baby boomers, Americans are talking,…
Rank this Week: 2532

Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.floridacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 3

    Judge Not Solely To Blame For Child Rapist Getting No Jail Time

    Judge Not Solely To Blame For Child Rapist Getting No Jail Time
    Yesterday, I wrote about Superior Court Judge Jan Jurden, who made a decision that has resulted in her receiving a number of death threats.  See:  http://www.floridacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/2014/04/jail-child-rapist.html …
  • Apr 2

    No Jail For Child Rapist?

    No Jail For Child Rapist?
    This isn’t a belated April Fool’s post.  This really happened.  A wealthy guy rapes his three year old daughter.  The judge, Judge Jan Jurden, sentenced Robert H. Richards IV, a wealthy du Pont heir, to probation.…
  • Mar 25

    “Cops Can Legally Have Sex With Prostitutes…Really!”

    “Cops Can Legally Have Sex With Prostitutes…Really!”
    INTRODUCTION A cop comes home after a long day at work.  His wife rushes to greet him at the door and enthusiastically asks, “Honey, how was your day?”  He responds, “It was rough, but very productive.  We did…
Rank this Week: 2328

Psychology and Mental Health Law…

Psychology and Mental Health Law Blog

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

http://mentalhealthlawblog.wordpress.com/
Rank this Week: 3880

South Florida Personal Injury…

South Florida Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Covers motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice and products liability. By Rubenstein Law.

http://www.southfloridapersonalinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Apr 2

    Summer Deck Safety

    Summer Deck Safety
    By Marianne Bartko of Rubenstein Law As the weather gets warmer, more people take to the outdoors to congregate on patios and decks and not surprisingly more decks fail in the summer months than the rest of the seasons combined. The…
  • Mar 3

    Driving Drowsy Similar to Drunk Driving

    Driving Drowsy Similar to Drunk Driving
    By Marianne Bartko of Rubenstein Law While we are well aware of the dangers that face drunk drivers, studies show that drowsy driving may be just as harmful and an all too frequent occurrence. Driving while drowsy is very similar to…
  • Feb 17

    Is Uber to Blame for a Little Girls Death?

    Is Uber to Blame for a Little Girls Death?
    By Carlos Gonzalez of Rubenstein Law New Year's Eve is usually a beautiful day full of hope and anticipation for the upcoming year. For a family of three, however, this day was like no other. Around 8:00PM on New Year's Eve, the family was…
Rank this Week: 3608

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury, car accident and slip and fall cases. By The Goldstar Firm P.L.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 2

    So You Made an Insurance Claim and Now You're Having Trouble with the Endorsement of The Check by Your Bank in Florida

    So You Made an Insurance Claim and Now You're Having Trouble with the Endorsement of The Check by Your Bank in Florida
    As Miami homeowner's insurance claims attorneys we often encounter issues with the endorsement of insurance proceeds by a bank. This often occurs when there is a foreclosure occurring or the homeowner is in arrears/late with mortgage…
  • Mar 12

    About Slip/Trip and Fall Cases in Florida

    About Slip/Trip and Fall Cases in Florida
    Accidents can occur anywhere. As south Florida trip and fall attorneys we are aware of these dangers. A trip and fall accident can occur when there is a change of a surface level in a certain location and there are no markings to denote it. …
  • Mar 6

    FLORIDA INSURANCE COVERAGE DISPUTE

    FLORIDA INSURANCE COVERAGE DISPUTE
    There are plethora of types of insurance coverage. For example, car insurance, motorcycle insurance, boat insurance, life insurance, homeowner' s insurance, business interruption insurance, disability insurance, health insurance, among many…
Rank this Week: 3465

South Florida Criminal Attorney…

South Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.southfloridacriminalattorney-blog.com/
  • Apr 2

    According to FDLE, crime is down in Hendry County

    According to FDLE, crime is down in Hendry County
    FDLE is reporting that crime is down in Hendry County. Data shows that total arrests were down 13.9 percent from 2011 to 2012, with violent crime arrests down nearly five percent. Violent crime was defined by the study as Murder, Sex…
  • Apr 1

    Methamphetamine Distribution Focus of Martin County Town Hall meeting

    Methamphetamine Distribution Focus of Martin County Town Hall meeting
    The Martin County Sheriff’s Office is targeting meth labs and are looking to the community to help them on their quest. News reports claim that eleven methamphetamine-related arrests in recent months prompted a town hall meeting last…
  • Mar 28

    Vero Beach Man Arrested for Child Pornography Possession

    Vero Beach Man Arrested for Child Pornography Possession
    A Vero Beach man was arrested on Tuesday after he allegedly admitted to police that he had downloaded “a lot” of child porn. During a search of his home, the Indian River County Sheriff’s Office confiscated at least 21…
Rank this Week: 2685

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: 4316

Pinellas County Florida Criminal…

Pinellas County Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law in Florida. By Pawuk & Pawuk, P.A.

http://www.pinellascountyfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 1

    Competence to Stand Trial for a Criminal Offense

    Competence to Stand Trial for a Criminal Offense
    A criminal defendant has the right to a competency evaluation before proceeding to trial. This issue most frequently arises in criminal cases involving those with emotional or developmental disabilities. “Competence” is defined as…
  • Mar 28

    Evidence in a Florida DUI

    Evidence in a Florida DUI
    Florida, like other states, takes DUI charges seriously, particularly if a drunk driver causes injury while driving. However, there are a number of defenses an experienced DUI defense attorney can raise. Police officers must follow several…
  • Mar 20

    What Can a Sentencing Court Consider After a Guilty Plea?

    What Can a Sentencing Court Consider After a Guilty Plea?
    If you have been accused of a crime, you may be wondering how a Florida court looks at a guilty plea. Some people plead guilty hoping that it will buy them some leniency with the court. Sometimes this is a reasonable strategy, but not always.…
Rank this Week: 2550

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Covers tax law. By Gerald Donnini.

http://www.floridataxlawyer-blog.com/
  • Mar 31

    Is Paying Sales Tax Online Avoidable

    Is Paying Sales Tax Online Avoidable
    It is difficult these days to read an article about sales tax without coming across issues with online companies such as Amazon. For those of you that do not spend most of your day hunting down interesting sales tax articles, please just…
  • Mar 11

    Form Over Substance - Go For Two

    Form Over Substance - Go For Two
    On a regular basis, our firm receives questions from taxpayers and their CPA's alike regarding businesses that provide both services and tangible personal property. In most states, tangible personal property is subject to sales tax while the…
  • Feb 17

    Are Shifts in Business Trends Sales Tax Driven?

    Are Shifts in Business Trends Sales Tax Driven?
    In mid-January 2014, I stumbled across an article in the Wall Street Journal discussing shopping trends over the holiday season. According to the Journal's article, As Shoppers Skip the Mall, Stores Search for Fresh Lures, the shift to…
Rank this Week: 3084

Maritime Injury Attorney Blog

Maritime Injury Attorney Blog

By Rivkind & Margulies, P.A.

http://www.maritimeinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Mar 31

    Senator Rockefeller Continues to Speak Out About Cruise Ship Safety

    Senator Rockefeller Continues to Speak Out About Cruise Ship Safety
    This is an interesting press release that came out on, March 2, 2014, from Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV, discussing a statement that he submitted to the national transportation and safety board, which is currently holding hearings…
  • Sep 17

    Costa Concordia to Finally Be Taken Away

    Costa Concordia to Finally Be Taken Away
    Delayed by three hours because of strong thunderstorms, the unprecedented operation of salvaging the massive Costa Concordia cruise liner began today, September 16, 2013 in the Giglio Island. With a process known as par buckling, crews are…
  • Jun 12

    10 Persons Hospitalized Due to Boating Accident

    10 Persons Hospitalized Due to Boating Accident
    Our firm acts as safety advocates for those harmed at sea. However, we simply don't wait for accidents to happen and then get involved. I have testified in congress address safety issues on cruise ships, pushing for the adoption of safety…
Rank this Week: 4565

HR Defense Blog

HR Defense Blog

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

http://www.akerman.com/Blogs/hrdefense/
  • Mar 31

    Whistleblower Claims The Wave Continue

    Whistleblower Claims The Wave Continue
    POSTED BY MATTHEW A. STEINBERG ON APRIL 1, 2014 "The cover-up is often worse than the crime" – an apt mantra for employers who are being increasingly forced to defend retaliation and/or whistleblower claims brought in myriad industries…
  • Mar 25

    Can Employers Regulate Employees' Off-Duty Conduct?

    Can Employers Regulate Employees' Off-Duty Conduct?
    POSTED BY RICHARD D. TUSCHMAN ON MARCH 27, 2014 Employees' off-duty conduct is their own business – until it affects your business.  But where should the line be drawn?  When should an employer attempt to regulate employees'…
  • Mar 24

    The Art of Employee Termination and Severance Agreement

    The Art of Employee Termination and Severance Agreement
    POSTED BY CHRISTOPHER S. DUKE ON MARCH 25, 2014 The process of employee termination is fraught with pitfalls for the unwary employer.  Not only can emotions run high during this time, but failure to comply with all applicable state and…
Rank this Week: 3780

Ocala Injury Lawyers Blog

Ocala Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law. By Dean Law Firm, LLC.

http://www.ocalainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Mar 31

    Florida Court Corrects Arbitrator’s Error of Law in Recent Court of Appeals Case

    Florida Court Corrects Arbitrator’s Error of Law in Recent Court of Appeals Case
    In a recent opinion by the District Court of Appeals of Florida, Third Circuit, the court reversed a decision by an arbitrator and send the case back for a rehearing because the arbitrator did not properly calculate the damages the plaintiff…
  • Mar 31

    Florida Plaintiff Almost Loses Opportunity to Recover Based on Sloppy Filing

    Florida Plaintiff Almost Loses Opportunity to Recover Based on Sloppy Filing
    In Florida, the civil courts are sticklers for procedure. Whether it be following court imposed rules or sticking to deadlines set by statute, courts will rarely allow exceptions to procedural defaults. Along these lines are the strict notice…
  • Mar 17

    Discoverability of Medical Records in Florida Personal Injury Action

    Discoverability of Medical Records in Florida Personal Injury Action
    Not every piece of evidence that may seem relevant at first glance is admissible, or even discoverable, in a Florida personal injury case. A piece of evidence may be undiscoverable or inadmissible for any number of reasons, including its lack…
Rank this Week: 2655

Florida Construction Law Blog

Florida Construction Law Blog

By Malka & Kravitz, P.A.

http://www.mkpalaw.com/blog
  • Mar 31

    Chapter 558 Offers Opportunities to Resolve

    Chapter 558 Offers Opportunities to Resolve
    The Florida Legislature has found that an alternative method to resolve construction disputes would be helpful to reduce the need for litigation and to protect the rights of property owners. As such, Chapter 558, Florida Statutes, was created…
  • Dec 11

    Liquidated Damages: Not An Opportunity To Overreach

    Liquidated Damages: Not An Opportunity To Overreach
    Does your contract contain a liquidated damages provision that is enforceable? A liquidated damages provision fixes and makes certain the damages the parties agree to in the event of a breach. Such provisions provide certainty as to the…
  • Dec 3

    Liens Do No Need to Be Perfect, Although They Should Be.

    Liens Do No Need to Be Perfect, Although They Should Be.
    By: Harry Malka, Esquire Your Construction Law Firm™ In the recent case of Premier Finishes, Inc. v. Chris Maggirias, 2D13-1340, (Fla. 2d DCA, November 15, 2013), the Court of Appeals for the Second District of Florida addressed the issue…
Rank this Week: 2474

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.floridahoalawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4581

DivorceYes Blog

DivorceYes Blog

Covers Florida divorce issues. By Miller Law Associates.

http://www.divorceyes.com/wordpress/
  • Mar 30

    What Kids Will Want To Know About Your Divorce

    What Kids Will Want To Know About Your Divorce
    Children are curious by nature. If you’re getting divorced, they’re going to have questions…a lot of them. You need to be prepared to give your kids an age-appropriate response that will satisfy their curiosity. It might…
  • Mar 25

    The Important Things Most Divorce Document Preparation Websites Can’t Offer

    The Important Things Most Divorce Document Preparation Websites Can’t Offer
    If you’re getting divorced, the first decision you have to make is whether or not you’ll hire an attorney. These days, online DIY divorce services have become all the rage. Now, you can simply go to a website, give them ……
  • Mar 20

    The Serious Dangers of DIY Divorce

    The Serious Dangers of DIY Divorce
    DIY divorce packages have become incredibly. Nowadays, you can simply go to a website, order the documents you need to file for divorce, have them prepared for you, and then file for divorce on your own. You don’t even have ……
Rank this Week: 3746