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LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Feb 27

    Last Year’s Automobile Recalls Continue into 2015

    Last Year’s Automobile Recalls Continue into 2015
    It looks like the automobile industry hasn’t gotten over its rough year. Last year GM had several sets of recalls that included millions of cars with faulty ignition starters.  Unfortunately this was only the start of the…
  • Feb 26

    Dangers of Nighttime Driving

    Dangers of Nighttime Driving
    There have been several studies showing that the frequency of accidents increase during the night.  This is easy to understand with the lack of natural light and headlights shining too brightly into a drivers eyes.  However, light…
  • Feb 24

    What Is The Process For A Demand Letter In A PIP Case?

    What Is The Process For A Demand Letter In A PIP Case?
    As a distinguished health care provider, demand letters are a tricky component of your practice. Demand letter litigation is unclear, vague and inconsistent. A demand letter is an intermediary of sorts, a document that serves to announce what…
Rank this Week: 907

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Covers investment scams, broker fraud and broker negligence. By Rex Securities Law.

http://blog.rexsecuritieslaw.com
  • Feb 27

    Charles Kilway of North Richland Hills, TX, Sentenced for Securities Fraud

    Charles Kilway of North Richland Hills, TX, Sentenced for Securities Fraud
    February 19, 2015- North Richland Hills, Texas The Texas State Securities Board announced that Charles Wayne Kilway was sentenced to 15 years in state prison for the fraudulent sale of securities and 15 years for theft of property from the…
  • Feb 27

    Newbridge Securities Agrees to Pay $850,000 in Inflated Postage Charge Class Action

    Newbridge Securities Agrees to Pay $850,000 in Inflated Postage Charge Class Action
    February 27, 2015- Ft. Lauderdale, FL The InvestmentNews reports that Newbridge Securities Corp. , which is headquartered in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, has agreed to pay $850,000 to resolve a class action lawsuit alleging that Newbridge…
  • Feb 27

    Alabama Broker Terry Bagwell Sanctioned by Securities Regulator

    Alabama Broker Terry Bagwell Sanctioned by Securities Regulator
    February 26, 2015  – Birmingham, Alabama Terry Joe Bagwell   entered into a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent  (AWC) with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) to resolve…
Rank this Week: 805

Florida Accident Attorney Blog

Florida Accident Attorney Blog

Covers premises liability, work related injury claims, and vehicle accident updates. By Chalik & Chalik.

http://www.floridaaccidentattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 27

    Airbag Lawsuits Proceed in Florida as Manufacturer Fined Heavily

    Airbag Lawsuits Proceed in Florida as Manufacturer Fined Heavily
    Lawsuits filed from around the U.S. for damages stemming from purportedly defective air bags manufactured by Takata Corp. have been consolidated into a single multidistrict litigation (MDL) action that will be heard in Florida. The airbags,…
  • Feb 25

    Wadeer v. N.J. Mfrs. Ins. Co. – “Phantom” Vehicles and Uninsured Motorist Coverage

    Wadeer v. N.J. Mfrs. Ins. Co. – “Phantom” Vehicles and Uninsured Motorist Coverage
    When drivers are involved in a collision with another motorist who lacks insurance or one who doesn’t stop in order to obtain insurance coverage, uninsured motorist coverage can help ensure medical bills and other expenses will be…
  • Feb 23

    Florida Texting Law May Finally Get Teeth

    Florida Texting Law May Finally Get Teeth
    Florida was one of the last states in the country to pass a bill banning the use of text messaging by drivers. While traffic safety advocates lauded the fact Florida was finally jumping on the bandwagon in 2013, many wondered from the start…
Rank this Week: 1023

South Florida Lawyers

South Florida Lawyers

Devoted to the civil litigators of South Florida, their goings and doings, their peculiarities and personalities, all done with humor, love, jealousy, snark and just a little bit of class.

http://southfloridalawyers.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    Good Times, Bad Times -- I Know I've Had My Share.

    Good Times, Bad Times -- I Know I've Had My Share.
    In a bit of sad news, I wanted to note the passing of Gentle Giant and true legal legend Ed Moss.Ed was a tremendously talented and effective litigator, with a wry sense of humor, who was always a gentleman and respectful to all -- including…
  • Feb 27

    Wet Neutrality?

    Wet Neutrality?
     Consumers won a major victory this week with the implementation of real and genuine net neutrality. Literally millions of Americans directly lobbied the FCC to get this done and I'd love to present this as a triumph of people power over…
  • Feb 26

    The Problem With Surreplies -- Encapsulated in a Single Sentence!

    The Problem With Surreplies -- Encapsulated in a Single Sentence!
    The normally loquacious Magistrate Judge Goodman has managed to identify -- in a single sentence -- why surreplies are almost always a bad idea:For all practical purposes, Procaps’ sur‐reply repeats the points made in its initial…
Rank this Week: 238

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Brod Law Firm.

http://www.sanfranciscoinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 27

    ATV Accidents: Statistics, Safety, and Legal Representation

    ATV Accidents: Statistics, Safety, and Legal Representation
    While cars are responsible for a strong majority of vehicle-related accidents, they are not the only culprit in the fatal or injury-causing accidents we see in our Northern California injury practice. All-terrain vehicle accidents…
  • Feb 25

    California Child Injury Lawyer on the Danger of Scooter Accident

    California Child Injury Lawyer on the Danger of Scooter Accident
    There are few sounds as good for the soul as the noise of children at play. In a world where technology often keeps even young children glued to screens, it is especially heart-warming to hear kids engaged in active, outdoor play. It is…
  • Feb 24

    San Francisco Apartment Rental Fires & The Law

    San Francisco Apartment Rental Fires & The Law
    There are few images as peaceful and serene as a cozy room adorned with oversized chairs and handmade blankets, all set before a blazing fire. Fire can be beautiful and functional; fire can also be destructive, frightening, and even deadly. …
Rank this Week: 1146

Maritime & Cruise Ship Accident…

Maritime & Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer Blog

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

http://news.injuryattorneyfla.com/
  • Feb 27

    Is Terrorism the New Threat to Cruise Passengers?

    Is Terrorism the New Threat to Cruise Passengers?
    If you are cruising, and you think of safety issues, you probably think about the medical facilities on board, the cleanliness of the ship, and supervision of on-board activities. You may not give much thought to terrorism. One country is…
  • Jan 30

    Medical Malpractice on a Cruise Ship May Now Be a Viable Claim

    Medical Malpractice on a Cruise Ship May Now Be a Viable Claim
    If you’re on a cruise ship, and you’re injured as a result of medical malpractice, federal law which governs injuries at sea has been fairly consistent that you cannot recover damages against the cruise line as a result of the…
  • Dec 10

    “Flags of Convenience” are a Dangerous Loophole for Cruise Passenger

    “Flags of Convenience” are a Dangerous Loophole for Cruise Passenger
    When you take a cruise, you may or may not notice the flag flying on the top of the ship. If you look, you’ll notice the flag usually isn’t an American one. And if you listen to cruise commercials you may hear the words…
Rank this Week: 1475

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers automobile accidents, class actions, products liability, workers compensation and other personal injury topics. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridainjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 27

    Staying Safe When Driving Alone

    Staying Safe When Driving Alone
    Driving alone is a fact of life, whether you are running errands, heading to classes, or simply going for a drive along the coast. When you don’t have passengers, however, you may be more at risk of certain crimes, such as muggings or…
  • Feb 24

    Beach Safety Tip

    Beach Safety Tip
    Miami and surrounding areas have some of the most beautiful beaches in the country. Each year, residents and visitors alike flock to these beaches in order to enjoy themselves. While most beachgoers leave with a suntan and some great…
  • Feb 19

    Safety Tips to Help Tourists Avoid Injury in Miami and Florida

    Safety Tips to Help Tourists Avoid Injury in Miami and Florida
    Each year, tourists arrive in Miami and the rest of South Florid to enjoy our state beaches, climate, and sun. While South Florida is a safe place to travel and while the state takes significant precautions to keep tourists and residents…
Rank this Week: 1574

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers Jacksonville criminal law and criminal defense issues. By The Mussallem Law Firm, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenseattorney-blog.com/
  • Feb 27

    A look back finds gambling case “oversold”

    A look back finds gambling case “oversold”
    Prosecutors and law enforcement held a big press conference two years ago, announcing what appeared to be the beginning of a major statewide gambling bust – with dozens arrested and more supposedly to follow.  As it turned out,…
  • Feb 23

    Boy charged as an adult in Jacksonville arson

    Boy charged as an adult in Jacksonville arson
    Prosecutors have changed course and are now charging a 15-year-old boy as an adult in four fires police say were deliberately set in a Jacksonville neighborhood.  Fire officials were investigating the fires to three vacant homes and a…
  • Feb 21

    Prosecutors take death penalty off the table, man pleads guilty to murder charge

    Prosecutors take death penalty off the table, man pleads guilty to murder charge
    A Jacksonville man on trial for murder took a plea deal while the jury was deliberating his plight, in exchange for prosecutors agreeing not to seek the death penalty against him.  Instead, the man will be sentenced to life in prison,…
Rank this Week: 1439

South Florida Injury Attorneys…

South Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjuryattorneys-blog.com/
  • Feb 27

    “2 Drunk 2 Care” Miami Driver Pleads Guilty to DUI Manslaughter

    “2 Drunk 2 Care” Miami Driver Pleads Guilty to DUI Manslaughter
    Earlier last year, 21-year-old Floridian Kayla Mendoza was involved in a fatal head-on collision that took the lives of two young girls. The accident, which occurred on the Sawgrass Expressway, was caused when Mendoza went the wrong way down…
  • Feb 23

    Two Hospitalized in Three-Vehicle Miami-Dade Accident

    Two Hospitalized in Three-Vehicle Miami-Dade Accident
    Earlier this month in Miami-Dade County, an accident between a BMW car, a minivan, and a Miami-Dade County bus sent two people to the hospital. According to a news report by NBC Miami, one of the two people who were hospitalized was a…
  • Feb 11

    Construction Accident in Southeast Miami Leaves Two Workers Injured

    Construction Accident in Southeast Miami Leaves Two Workers Injured
    Towards the end of last month, a construction accident in southeast Miami injured two workers who were on-site at the time. According to one local news report, the accident occurred at 200 SE 3rd Ave., right in downtown Miami. The…
Rank this Week: 3403

Property Insurance Coverage Law…

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Covers property insurance coverage matters. By Merlin Law Group.

http://www.propertyinsurancecoveragelaw.com/
  • Feb 27

    The Rest of the Story Following Allegations of and The Arrest For Insurance Fraud

    The Rest of the Story Following Allegations of and The Arrest For Insurance Fraud
    The insurance industry loves to publicize when people get arrested for insurance fraud. I would suggest they and our public officials wait until those committing insurance fraud are convicted or proven guilty. Last year, I made the following…
  • Feb 26

    Ethical Obligations in Superstorm Sandy Confidential Altered Documents Settlement Discussion

    Ethical Obligations in Superstorm Sandy Confidential Altered Documents Settlement Discussion
    My phone started ringing early yesterday as my firm's East Coast attorneys were abuzz about my friend, Steve Mostyn, filing of a letter which included a proposed Superstorm Sandy settlement agreement which appeared illegal and unethical. I…
  • Feb 25

    WYO's Want Release From Criminal Liability and WYO Attorneys Warned of Sanction

    WYO's Want Release From Criminal Liability and WYO Attorneys Warned of Sanction
    Steve Mostyn and I were talking last week about the new FEMA investigation and our optimism about flood insurance settlements. A letter he wrote to Federal Judges seems to suggest our optimism is misplaced because the WYO flood carriers want…
Rank this Week: 425

Hill & Ponton Blog

Hill & Ponton Blog

Covers social security and veterans disability law.

http://www.hillandponton.com/blog/
  • Feb 27

    VA Compensation Benefits and Malingering

    VA Compensation Benefits and Malingering
    If you are a veteran seeking disability benefits, you may initially think to yourself: I know I’m telling the truth, so this doesn’t apply to me. Or, you may be thinking: There is no way that the VA could possibly deny my claim,…
  • Feb 26

    VA Benefits – Clear and Unmistakable Error: Part 2

    VA Benefits – Clear and Unmistakable Error: Part 2
    In Part 1, we discussed what types of errors by the BVA constitute clear and unmistakable error (CUE). In this part, we are going to discuss how to file a CUE claim and how such claims are decided. A CUE claim can be brought no matter how…
  • Feb 25

    Back to the Grind… Employment Challenges in an Ever-Changing Economy – [Part I]

    Back to the Grind… Employment Challenges in an Ever-Changing Economy – [Part I]
    Many veterans returning from the military struggle with the transition of the day-to-day challenges of the civilian workforce despite the number of years and/or areas of experience they may possess. Although many may have put in five, ten,…
Rank this Week: 2348

Pharmacy Law Blog

Pharmacy Law Blog

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

http://pharmacylawblog.wordpress.com/
  • Feb 27

    Pharmacies May be Liable for Filling Valid Prescription

    Pharmacies May be Liable for Filling Valid Prescription
    By Lance O. Leider, J.D. Florida pharmacies have had their potential liability significantly expanded by the Fifth District Court of Appeal. In its recent decision, Oleckna v. Daytona Discount Pharmacy, the appellate court held that a…
  • Nov 12

    Selling Tobacco Can Get You Penalized By Insurance Panel

    Selling Tobacco Can Get You Penalized By Insurance Panel
    By Lance O. Leider, J.D., The Health Law Firm Beware: selling cigarettes could burn a hole in your pocket. The CVS Health Corporation (CVS), the nation’s second-largest drug store, is currently in the midst of launching a tobacco-free…
  • Nov 12

    Selling Tobacco Can Get You Penalized By Insurance Panel

    Selling Tobacco Can Get You Penalized By Insurance Panel
    By Lance O. Leider, J.D., The Health Law Firm Beware: selling cigarettes could burn a hole in your pocket. The CVS Health Corporation (CVS), the nation’s second-largest drug store, is currently in the midst of launching a tobacco-free…
Rank this Week: 2837

Pearson Bitman Blog

Pearson Bitman Blog

Covers the representation of people injured in automobile accidents, trip and fall incidents, theme park injuries, medical negligence and nursing home negligence, among others.

http://accidentlaworlando.com/blog/
  • Feb 26

    Whiplash Injury Claims and the Recovery Proce

    Whiplash Injury Claims and the Recovery Proce
    Whiplash injuries can cause a great deal of pain and discomfort for victims, as well as interfere with their work and other aspects of their lives. If you’re suffering from whiplash, speak to injury lawyers for advice about making motor…
  • Feb 17

    Fatal Accident Involving Bruce Jenner Re-Focuses Attention on Distracted Driving

    Fatal Accident Involving Bruce Jenner Re-Focuses Attention on Distracted Driving
    The fatal chain reaction crash involving former Olympic athlete Bruce Jenner has once again focused attention on the growing threat posed by distracted drivers. The investigation into the fatal crash is ongoing. However, a spokesman Los…
  • Feb 11

    Woman Dies in I-4 Car Accident

    Woman Dies in I-4 Car Accident
    A 22-year-old woman died Friday, January 16th in a traffic accident on Interstate 4 in Winter Park, according to Florida Highway Patrol. The driver was headed westbound on rain-slick I-4 near Fairbanks when her Toyota Camry hit the concrete…
Rank this Week: 3209

South Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

South Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By William Wallshein, P.A.

http://www.southfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Withdrawal of Guilty Pleas in Florida

    Withdrawal of Guilty Pleas in Florida
    Most prosecutions end in a plea deal. But, a plea of guilty can be changed in some circumstances. Learn more from the South Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog.
  • Feb 24

    Vanilla Ice Arrested for Home Burglary in Florida

    Vanilla Ice Arrested for Home Burglary in Florida
    Burglary is a serious crime. Learn about what burglary is, how it is punished in the criminal justice system, and what defenses are available from William Wallshein.
  • Feb 20

    Ignition Interlock Device

    Ignition Interlock Device
    Being convicted of driving under the influence can have serious consequences. Learn about Florida's requirements for ignition interlock devices from William Wallshein.
Rank this Week: 3409

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    What You Need to Know About the Takata Air Bag Recall

    What You Need to Know About the Takata Air Bag Recall
    According to the National Highway Safety Administration, Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. refuses to cooperate with the government’s investigation of its air bags. The NHTSA announced on Friday that it will impose fines of $14,000…
  • Feb 9

    St. Pete Toddler Struck and Killed by Car While Playing in Yard

    St. Pete Toddler Struck and Killed by Car While Playing in Yard
    A toddler was hit by an SUV and killed while playing in a yard in St. Petersburg on Thursday evening. According to reports, a 27-year-old man was exiting the yard when he failed to see the 2-year-old playing near his 1998 Ford SUV. As the man…
  • Feb 6

    Tampa Man Dies in Scooter Crash

    Tampa Man Dies in Scooter Crash
    A Tampa man was killed Saturday night after he lost control of his scooter on Hillsborough Avenue and crashed into a power pole, authorities said. The Florida Highway Patrol believes the 27-year-old was riding a Honda PCX150 west on…
Rank this Week: 2853

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers car accidents and road safety. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.floridapersonalinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    GE to Pay $3.5 Million in Civil Penalties for Failure to Report Fire Hazard

    GE to Pay $3.5 Million in Civil Penalties for Failure to Report Fire Hazard
    According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, General Electric has agreed to pay a $3.5 million civil penalty due to their failure to report an unreasonable risk of serious injury caused by defective ranges and dishwashers. Reports…
  • Feb 6

    GM: $93 Million Paid in Settlement Offers So Far

    GM: $93 Million Paid in Settlement Offers So Far
    GM’s ignition-switch recall compensation fund is no longer accepting claims because the January 31 deadline has passed. However, this does not mean that consumers have no legal recourse if they were injured in a recalled vehicle.…
  • Jan 28

    Prevent Drunk Driving Accidents Following the Super Bowl

    Prevent Drunk Driving Accidents Following the Super Bowl
    The Super Bowl is a major event each year that can lead to drunk driving accidents that result in severe injury or death. Super Bowl parties start mid-afternoon and run into Sunday night, which means there are a large amount of intoxicated…
Rank this Week: 832

FlascBlog

FlascBlog

Covers the Florida Supreme Court.

http://www.flascblog.com
  • Feb 26

    Florida Bar Seeks Discipline Against Removed Former County Judge

    Florida Bar Seeks Discipline Against Removed Former County Judge
    Jacek Stramski The saga involving former Leon County Judge Judith Hawkins has not ended following her removal from the bench for, among other things, using her office to run a private business by selling a self-published book and for…
  • Feb 15

    Court Considers What Must be in a Return of Service of Proce

    Court Considers What Must be in a Return of Service of Proce
    Kristen Larson On February 5, the Florida Supreme Court issued its opinion in Koster v. Sullivan (SC13-159). The main question was over the facts regarding the manner of service that a return of service was required to list in order for…
  • Jan 31

    Family Law and Judicial Administration Rule and Jury Instruction Changes Adopted

    Family Law and Judicial Administration Rule and Jury Instruction Changes Adopted
    Kristen Larson On January 22, the Court adopted notable changes to rules of family procedure and judicial administration and jury instructions. Florida Family Law Rule of Procedure 12.451 was adopted to mirror Florida Civil Rule of Procedure…
Rank this Week: 1828

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI and traffic tickets. By Leifert & Leifert.

http://www.florida-criminal-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Foolish Crimes Serve as Warning

    Foolish Crimes Serve as Warning
    As our Palm Beach and Broward County criminal defense lawyers know, a couple of ostensibly incomprehensible crimes committed recently in South Florida serve as reminders that the actions we take have consequences. These offenses, which we…
  • Feb 25

    Las Vegas "Road Rage" Killing Actually Self Defense?

    Las Vegas "Road Rage" Killing Actually Self Defense?
    People all across the country have been shocked by a seemingly senseless fatal shooting in Las Vegas, NV, one which apparently stemmed from an earlier road rage incident. As our Palm Beach and Broward County criminal defense lawyers know, no…
  • Feb 19

    Ice Ice Baby: '90s Rapper Arrested for Burlgarly in Palm Beach

    Ice Ice Baby: '90s Rapper Arrested for Burlgarly in Palm Beach
    The former rapper known as Vanilla Ice, whose real name is Robert Van Winkle, was arrested in Lantana on Wednesday on suspicion on burglary and grand theft. According to the Lantana Police Department, burglary and grand theft charges are most…
Rank this Week: 2012

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Admiralty & Maritime Law, Crime Victims Rights, Defective Products, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, and Security Negligence. By Gerson & Schwartz.

http://www.miamiinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Pay Attention to Recent Auto Recall

    Pay Attention to Recent Auto Recall
    In the wake of the GM recall fiasco, it seems that more cars—including additional GM products—are facing recalls. Some of the problems are those that could potentially cause catastrophic injury, reminding us that often our…
  • Feb 20

    Why You Should Care About the Other Party’s Insurance Problem

    Why You Should Care About the Other Party’s Insurance Problem
    If you are injured in an accident, and the negligent party was under the influence of alcohol, it may appear that would make your case even stronger. From a liability standpoint it may do just that. But when dealing with intoxication, injured…
  • Feb 18

    What To Expect In, and Why You Shouldn’t Fear, a Deposition

    What To Expect In, and Why You Shouldn’t Fear, a Deposition
    If you file a lawsuit to recover damages for injuries you sustain, in most cases, you can expect to be called to sit for deposition. Movies and TV have ingrained in us that depositions are scary things. But if you’re properly prepared,…
Rank this Week: 1485

Merkle | Trublood | Adam Blog

Merkle | Trublood | Adam Blog

Covers Florida family and criminal law.

http://jacksonvillecriminalandfamilylawyers.com/blog/
  • Feb 26

    Reasonable expectation of privacy? Recording public conversations in Florida

    Reasonable expectation of privacy? Recording public conversations in Florida
    Criminal Defense Attorneys in Jacksonville, FL Florida Statute 934.03 makes it is a misdemeanor to record someone without their consent unless the conversation occurs in-person in a situation where there is no reasonable expectation of…
  • Feb 15

    Multiple Felony Charges for NFL Player Arrested For Possession of Marijuana

    Multiple Felony Charges for NFL Player Arrested For Possession of Marijuana
     NFL Player Arrested in for Possession of Marijuana near Jacksonville Starke, Florida is notorious for its speeding traps. Jacksonville and other Florida residents know that it is an area where you slow down and focus carefully on…
  • Feb 15

    Multiple Felony Charges for NFL Player Arrested For Possession of Marijuana

    Multiple Felony Charges for NFL Player Arrested For Possession of Marijuana
     NFL Player Arrested in for Possession of Marijuana near Jacksonville Starke, Florida is notorious for its speeding traps. Jacksonville and other Florida residents know that it is an area where you slow down and focus carefully on…
Rank this Week: 3439

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

Features discussions between judges and lawyers in the Richard E. Gerstein Justice Building.

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 26

    JUDGE MARY BARZEE NOMINATED TO FEDERAL COURT

    JUDGE MARY BARZEE NOMINATED TO FEDERAL COURT
    THE CAPTAIN REPORTS:BREAKING NEWS ..............JUDGE MARY BARZEE FLORES HAS BEEN NOMINATED TO THE FEDERAL BENCHNumerous news agencies are reporting that President Barack Obama has nominated Barzee Flores to an open seat in the Southern…
  • Feb 25

    F'ING SORRY

    F'ING SORRY
    When we last left the Honorable Jacqueline Schwartz (Motto" Last names matter")  she had told the supporter of her opponent "F*&K YOU" literally and after winning he election, "F%#K YOU" figuratively to Miami's Latin Community.…
  • Feb 23

    ASTOUNDING COURT NEWS

    ASTOUNDING COURT NEWS
    There was a Florida Supreme Court workshop on Courts today in Miami. Judge Soto was there. So were a host of other judges. The public participated, mostly asking questions about how and why they got screwed in their particular case, which of…
Rank this Week: 60

Southern District of Florida Blog

Southern District of Florida Blog

Provides news and notes regarding federal practice in the Southern District of Florida. By David Markus

http://sdfla.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 26

    Mary Barzee Flores nominated to District Bench

    Mary Barzee Flores nominated to District Bench
    This is such great news.  Congrats to Mary Barzee Flores on this nomination!
  • Feb 26

    One fish, two fish

    One fish, two fish
    The Supremes reversed the 11th Circuit in the Sarbanes-Oxley Fish case yesterday.  The N.Y. Times has the coverage: A narrowly divided Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with a Florida fisherman, throwing out his conviction for tossing…
  • Feb 25

    Summary of the en banc argument

    Summary of the en banc argument
    Aly Palmer from the Daily Report has this nice summary of the en banc arguments yesterday: Backed by groups concerned about government intrusion on privacy, a criminal defense attorney on Tuesday asked a federal appeals court to put the…
Rank this Week: 44

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal defense law topics such as DUI, domestic violence, drug and federal crimes, search and seizure, theft, and white collar crime. By Shorstein, Lasnetski & Gihon.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminallawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4031

Clearwater Criminal Defense…

Clearwater Criminal Defense Attorney

Covers Florida criminal law. By Robert Hambrick.

http://notguiltyflorida.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 2432

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida personal injury developments. By Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck, P.A.

http://www.florida-personal-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Florida Negligent Security Is a Form of Premises Liability

    Florida Negligent Security Is a Form of Premises Liability
    Sometimes, when a person is attacked, a property owner may have liability for failing to provide adequate security, which may include lights, security staff, and other security measures. A recent Fourth District case addressed the duty of an…
  • Feb 24

    Variations in Coverage Limits in Florida Uninsured Motorist Policy

    Variations in Coverage Limits in Florida Uninsured Motorist Policy
    Pursuant to Florida Statutes § 627.727, an insurer must provide uninsured motorist (“UM”) coverage alongside vehicle liability coverage, unless the insured rejects the UM coverage in writing.  The statute further…
  • Feb 17

    Fifth Amendment Applies to Certain Tax Information in Florida Civil Court

    Fifth Amendment Applies to Certain Tax Information in Florida Civil Court
    This blog has previously discussed how the Fifth Amendment can apply in civil cases. A person involved in civil litigation can assert his or her Fifth Amendment right to avoid being compelled to testify or respond to discovery requests that…
Rank this Week: 3867

Upchurch Watson White & Max Blog

Upchurch Watson White & Max Blog

Covers mediation.

http://www.uww-adr.com/category/blog
  • Feb 26

    Law School Class Feels a Little Flat After Exciting Speaker

    Law School Class Feels a Little Flat After Exciting Speaker
    After last week’s incredible guest lecture by a veteran crisis negotiator from the Orlando Police Department, my lecture this week felt “flat” by comparison. The visiting detective truly was a tough act to follow. It’s…
  • Feb 20

    Crisis Negotiator Teaches Mediation Students How to Redirect Unproductive Behavior

    Crisis Negotiator Teaches Mediation Students How to Redirect Unproductive Behavior
    We had another guest speaker join us this week for class at Florida A&M University College of Law – a veteran detective for the Orlando Police Department who happens to be one of the agency’s most experienced crisis…
  • Feb 13

    Mediating Professor: Psychological Aspects at Least as Important as Legal, Financial

    Mediating Professor: Psychological Aspects at Least as Important as Legal, Financial
    This week, we had a guest speaker – a prominent clinical psychiatrist I happen to know. He delivered a fascinating lecture titled “Anxiety, Cognitive Distortions and the Impact on Mediation” to my class at Florida A&M…
Rank this Week: 3366

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident…

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury and accidents. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.fortlauderdalecaraccidentattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Report: Older Drivers are Among the Safest, Although With Higher Injury Risk

    Report: Older Drivers are Among the Safest, Although With Higher Injury Risk
    There is an erroneous stereotype that holds old drivers are bad drivers. The reality, however, is quite the opposite. A new report issued by the Insurance Institute for Traffic Safety indicates drivers over the age of 65, when compared to…
  • Feb 23

    Piltch v. Ford Motor Co. – Expert Testimony Necessary in Crash/Product Liability Case

    Piltch v. Ford Motor Co. – Expert Testimony Necessary in Crash/Product Liability Case
    Car manufacturers have been under fire in recent months, for everything from faulty ignition switches to exploding air bags to malfunctioning accelerators. In fact, 2014 had the most auto industry recalls in history. This indicates firstly…
  • Feb 15

    Villaneuva v. RS&H Inc. – Negligent Roadway Construction Claim Weighed

    Villaneuva v. RS&H Inc. – Negligent Roadway Construction Claim Weighed
    Errors in roadway design and construction can result in serious injuries to motorists. Because the costs incurred by injured victims is so significant, it often becomes necessary to pursue litigation in order to be compensated for those…
Rank this Week: 2312

David M. Benenfeld Blog

David M. Benenfeld Blog

Covers Florida accidents and injury law.

http://www.injurylawservice.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 286

The Florida Legal Blog

The Florida Legal Blog

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

http://www.floridalegalblog.org/
Rank this Week: 618

Cruise Ship Lawyers Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyers Blog

Covers sexual assaults, injuries, passenger disappearances and wrongful death aboard cruise ships. By Leesfield Scolaro.

http://www.cruiseshiplawyersblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Wrongful Death of Theresa Meuers during a Cruise Shore Excursion in Belize

    Wrongful Death of Theresa Meuers during a Cruise Shore Excursion in Belize
    Last week, Theresa Meuers was untimely killed in a horrendous motor vehicle accident that occurred on George Price Highway in Belize. You may read Theresa's obituary published in the Star Tribune. That day, in the late morning hours,…
  • Dec 23

    Cruise lines finally liable for medical malpractice committed on cruise ship

    Cruise lines finally liable for medical malpractice committed on cruise ship
    For the longest times, cruise ship passengers were not allowed to bring cruise lines as defendants in medical malpractice claims to recover for the negligent acts of a doctor or a nurse when they were committed aboard a cruise ship. In…
  • Feb 19

    Female cruise passenger raped and beaten by Cruise Ship employee

    Female cruise passenger raped and beaten by Cruise Ship employee
    During a Valentine's Day Cruise on the Holland America Line cruise ship "MS Nieuw Amsterdam", cruise employee, Ketut Pujayasa, 28, who is an Indonesian citizen, savagely raped, beat and attempted to kill an innocent 31-year-old female cruise…
Rank this Week: 2511

Andrew D. Stine Blog

Andrew D. Stine Blog

Covers Florida criminal law and defenses.

http://www.andrewdstine.com/blog/
  • Feb 26

    Prosecutorial Misconduct in the Florida Criminal Justice System

    Prosecutorial Misconduct in the Florida Criminal Justice System
    When will the Florida courts sanction Assistant State Attorneys, as oppose to writing opinions that allow them to scorm out of making improper arguments, during their prosecutions of criminal trials? The prosecutor’s role in Florida is…
  • Feb 18

    Florida Gun Laws explained in Norman v. State

    Florida Gun Laws explained in Norman v. State
    The 4th District Court of Appeals just answered the following issue regarding firearms in Florida: Whether or not Florida’s Constitution allows an individual the right to keep and bear arms; which includes the ability to openly carry a…
  • Feb 17

    Hit and Run Penalties After The Aaron Cohen Life Protection Act

    Hit and Run Penalties After The Aaron Cohen Life Protection Act
    Recently making news in Palm Beach County, FL has been the increase in “hit and run” news stories. Because of the increase in hit and run cases throughout Palm Beach County, FL; the Florida Department of Highway Patrol is pushing…
Rank this Week: 1616

Daytona Beach Injury Lawyer Blog

Daytona Beach Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury claims. By Bundza & Rodriguez, P.A.

http://www.daytonabeachinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Elder Driver Safety Focus of $12M, 5-Year Study by AAA

    Elder Driver Safety Focus of $12M, 5-Year Study by AAA
    Older drivers face a host of unique challenges behind the wheel, including diminished eyesight, weakened muscles, reduced hearing and eventual cognitive decline. Additionally, their physical frailty makes them more prone to serious injury or…
  • Feb 24

    Study Indicates Drugged Driving Increasingly Common

    Study Indicates Drugged Driving Increasingly Common
    A new study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration indicates drugged driving has become more common, while alcohol-impaired driving has dropped off. Although this news is useful for traffic safety experts in terms of…
  • Feb 18

    Report: Driver Roadway Safety Attitudes, Actions Conflicted

    Report: Driver Roadway Safety Attitudes, Actions Conflicted
    The newest annual report released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety indicates that while nearly 1 in 3 drivers have a friend or relative who has been seriously injured or killed in a car accident, many still continue to drive…
Rank this Week: 4271

Pinellas County Florida Criminal…

Pinellas County Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.pinellascountyfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Traffic stop for dark window tint – probable cause?

    Traffic stop for dark window tint – probable cause?
    Let’s say you just bought a used car.  You never had the windows tinted, the car came like that.  Or let’s say you recently had the windows tinted by a reputable tint dealer.  Then in the middle of the day,…
  • Jan 26

    Juvenile Car Burglarie

    Juvenile Car Burglarie
    One of the most common juvenile crimes that I see are juvenile car burglaries.  These frequently happen in neighborhoods where kids may be walking around at night and trying to open up unlocked cars looking for loose change or…
  • Dec 14

    Occasional, Infrequent ‘Alarms’ from Ankle Monitoring Device Not Enough to Violate Probation

    Occasional, Infrequent ‘Alarms’ from Ankle Monitoring Device Not Enough to Violate Probation
    Most of us have known the frustration of trying to keep our cell phones charged. A recent smartphone commercial playfully mocks the “wall huggers” who are tethered to electrical outlets at airports and other public venues. For one…
Rank this Week: 2776

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers injury law. By Law Offices of Robert Dixon.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyerblawg.com/
  • Feb 26

    Lessons for Florida Accident Victims from a Wyoming School Injury Case

    Lessons for Florida Accident Victims from a Wyoming School Injury Case
    Kids spend a lot of their time at school, and it is not uncommon for accidents to happen along the way. In most cases, getting hurt here and there is just a part of growing. In other instances, however, the accident will rise to the level of…
  • Feb 26

    Causation Required for Compensation in Negligence Claims – Schwartz v. Wal-Mart

    Causation Required for Compensation in Negligence Claims – Schwartz v. Wal-Mart
    Unfortunately, accidents in stores happen all the time in the state of Florida and across the United States. Stores and other commercial places of business have a legal obligation to ensure that the premises are safe for their customers to…
  • Feb 19

    Florida Court Rules Plaintiffs have No Expectation of Privacy in Facebook Picture

    Florida Court Rules Plaintiffs have No Expectation of Privacy in Facebook Picture
    With the rise of social media, questions of whether information from social media accounts is permitted in litigation have been a recurring question in a variety of contexts. Defendants often seek discovery of a plaintiff’s social media…
Rank this Week: 1759

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida accidents. By the Law Offices of Richard Ansara, P.A.

http://www.browardinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Sanders v. Erp Operating Ltd. P’ship - Florida Premises Liability Case Weighed

    Sanders v. Erp Operating Ltd. P’ship - Florida Premises Liability Case Weighed
    Generally speaking, our laws don't allow one party to be held liable for the wrongdoing of another. However, when it comes to premises liability - in particular, negligent security - there are numerous examples of property owners held liable…
  • Feb 20

    Florida Supreme Court Strengthens Liability Waiver Defense

    Florida Supreme Court Strengthens Liability Waiver Defense
    The Florida Supreme Court recently ruled in favor of the decision by the 5th District Court of Appeals to uphold the validity of a release of liability waiver signed by a plaintiff who was later injured. In so doing, the state high court…
  • Feb 12

    Florida Bicyclist Wins Right to Ride in Full Lane

    Florida Bicyclist Wins Right to Ride in Full Lane
    The vitriol against bicyclists by motorists is such that even when they abide by the law, they still may be targets of harassment, road rage and, all too often, hit-and-runs. However, one South Florida man who commutes to work on his…
Rank this Week: 2524

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

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

http://aronberglaw.com/blog
  • Feb 26

    Court Allows Woman to Sue Herself in Wrongful Death Case

    Court Allows Woman to Sue Herself in Wrongful Death Case
    Our personal injury lawyers frequently represent individuals who have been injured or otherwise harmed by the negligence or wrongdoing of another. Sometimes, the harm in question is the loss of a loved one, and in a wrongful death case (i.e.…
  • Feb 23

    Falsely Advertised Herbal Supplements Can Cause Dangerous Allergic Reaction

    Falsely Advertised Herbal Supplements Can Cause Dangerous Allergic Reaction
    Most of the drugs you can pick up at the grocery store or pharmacy, etc., have been tested and approved by the FDA. So-called “herbal supplements,” however, which can be purchased at a wide range of stores, aren’t subjected…
  • Feb 13

    Alcohol Makes Driving Very Dangerous, Very Quickly

    Alcohol Makes Driving Very Dangerous, Very Quickly
      At the Law Offices of Aronberg & Aronberg, we know you’d be hard pressed to find someone who wouldn’t agree that drunk driving is dangerous driving. But while the vast majority of us accurately view drunk driving as…
Rank this Week: 5006

FL PIP Guide

FL PIP Guide

Covers Florida's PIP/No-Fault laws. By Roig, Tutan, Rosenberg & Zlotnick, P.A.

http://flpipguide.com/
  • Feb 26

    Dangerous Driving Habits Revealed in AAA Study

    Dangerous Driving Habits Revealed in AAA Study
    Even though most drivers support safe driving habits, many do not put them into practice, a recent study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found. The Foundation’s research points to a “culture of indifference” among…
  • Feb 24

    Court Order Issued in PIP Case Alleging Exorbitant Hospital Fee

    Court Order Issued in PIP Case Alleging Exorbitant Hospital Fee
    On February 20, 2015, Judge James S. Moody, Jr., of the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, issued a ruling in the case Herrera, et al. v. JFK Medical Center, et al. That suit, brought in 2014 by four … Continue reading…
  • Feb 20

    Orlando Clinic Operators Arrested in PIP Fraud Scheme

    Orlando Clinic Operators Arrested in PIP Fraud Scheme
    Dr. Lherisson Domond, a Coconut Creek physician, fronted ownership of the Unity Pain and Injury Center clinic for most of 2012 in exchange for monthly payments of $1,500, according to the Florida Department of Financial Services. Domond…
Rank this Week: 997

Sarasota Injury Lawyers Blog

Sarasota Injury Lawyers Blog

Provides personal injury news and tips. By Morgan Law Group.

http://www.sarasotainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    TWO TRAGIC COMMUTER TRAIN ACCIDENTS IN ONE MONTH

    TWO TRAGIC COMMUTER TRAIN ACCIDENTS IN ONE MONTH
    Fifty people were injured on February 24, 2015 when a commuter train bound for Los Angeles crashed into a produce truck that was stuck on the tracks. The driver of the truck left the scene of the accident and was later found disoriented. The…
  • Feb 25

    NEW MEASURES PROPOSED TO MAKE TEXTING WHILE DRIVING A PRIMARY OFFENSE IN FLORIDA

    NEW MEASURES PROPOSED TO MAKE TEXTING WHILE DRIVING A PRIMARY OFFENSE IN FLORIDA
    Three measures have been introduced in the Florida legislature that would strengthen the existing anti-texting law. The new measures would make the practice of texting while driving a primary offense as opposed to a secondary offense. The…
  • Feb 19

    AIRBAG LAWSUIT FILED IN FLORIDA

    AIRBAG LAWSUIT FILED IN FLORIDA
                      A 76 year old woman has filed a lawsuit against Honda and Takata after she became a quadriplegic following a car accident last year in Northern…
Rank this Week: 4862

SEC Lawyers Blog

SEC Lawyers Blog

Covers stock fraud. By Sonn & Erez, PLC.

http://www.seclawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 876

Florida Banking Law Blog

Florida Banking Law Blog

Covers legal developments impacting banking, finance and loan enforcement in Florida. By Rogers Towers, PA.

http://www.floridabankinglawblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Authenticating Evidence In Support of Summary Judgment

    Authenticating Evidence In Support of Summary Judgment
    Authored by Adam B. Brandon of Rogers TowersFlorida’s Fifth District Court of Appeal recently filed an opinion that emphasizes the importance of properly authenticating evidence in support of a motion for summary judgment.  In…
  • Feb 24

    The Lien Stripping Saga Continues in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case

    The Lien Stripping Saga Continues in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case
    Authored by Michael S. Waskiewicz and Armando Nozzolillo and Michael S. Waskiewicz and Armando Nozzolillo of Rogers TowersIn the latest chapter of “lien stripping,” the Honorable Judge Erik P. Kimball of the Southern District of…
  • Feb 20

    The Equal Credit Opportunity Act: Overview of Damages for Violation

    The Equal Credit Opportunity Act: Overview of Damages for Violation
    Authored by Samantha Alves Orender of Rogers TowersAs previously discussed on this blog, the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (the “ECOA”) prohibits creditors from discriminating against credit applicants based on race, religion,…
Rank this Week: 2394

Searcy Law Blog

Searcy Law Blog

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

http://www.searcylaw.com/what-you-should-know/practice-area-blog/
  • Feb 26

    E-Discovery — If not transparency, how about translucency?

    E-Discovery — If not transparency, how about translucency?
    Florida is sunny and a great place to live or work; but we can be a little slow to except new things. Florida Rules of Civil Procedure were amended a couple of years ago to include at least the mention of electronic discovery. Sadly, the…
  • Feb 13

    LegalTech 2015 — Not so much collaboration, cooperation or transparency

    LegalTech 2015 — Not so much collaboration, cooperation or transparency
    I attended LegalTech   2015 this year in New York. It was a great seminar and another well done project by ALM. One wrinkle, though. Lawyers, vendors and even judges continue to want to shove predictive coding down everyone’s…
  • Feb 13

    Web Trolls — Negative Comments Destructive

    Web Trolls — Negative Comments Destructive
    Internet trolling best can be described as an adult version of cyberbullying. The practice employs posting curt comments, rude remarks and sarcastic snippets on others’ professional blog, social-media and Web sites. In many cases,…
Rank this Week: 780

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: 3376

Cruise Law News

Cruise Law News

Coveres admiralty law and cruise ship accidents & injuries. By James M. Walker of Walker & O'Neill.

http://www.cruiselawnews.com/
  • Feb 26

    Costa Fortuna Broke Down in Tortola

    Costa Fortuna Broke Down in Tortola
    A newspaper in the Caribbean reports that  Carnival's Costa Fortuna cruise ship with over four thousand passengers and crew members was stuck the Road Harbour on the main Island of Tortola in the Virgin Islands after it arrived on…
  • Feb 26

    Costa Fortuna Broken Down in Tortola

    Costa Fortuna Broken Down in Tortola
    A newspaper in the Caribbean reports that  Carnival's Costa Fortuna cruise ship with over four thousand passengers and crew members is stuck the Road Harbour on the main Island of Tortola in the Virgin Islands since it arrived…
  • Feb 23

    2015 Bahamas Crime Report: Armed Robbery and Sexual Assaults Increasing

    2015 Bahamas Crime Report: Armed Robbery and Sexual Assaults Increasing
    The U.S Department of State just released the The Bahamas 2015 Crime and Safety Report. Armed robberies, property theft, and purse snatchings remain the most common crimes perpetrated against tourists.   The report noted that…
Rank this Week: 58

Florida International Law Blog

Florida International Law Blog

Covers fraud, international law, immigration and business formation. By Boyer Law Firm, PLLC.

http://boyerlawfirmblog.com/
  • Feb 26

    Avoid the Rent Monster with a Florida Investment Property

    Avoid the Rent Monster with a Florida Investment Property
    A Florida residential or commercial investment property is a great way to make money while living in or using a property instead of feeding the rent monster. The rent monster eats your rent money every month because instead of turning that…
  • Feb 24

    Florida Will and Florida Estate Planning

    Florida Will and Florida Estate Planning
    There are many times throughout your life when you should update your Last Will and Testament. These include major life changes, such as marriage, divorce, a child being born, a loved one passing away, or a major increase or decrease in the…
  • Feb 19

    DBA or Fictitious Name in Florida

    DBA or Fictitious Name in Florida
    Once you have created your Florida business and registered it with the State, you should consider whether or not there will be another name under which you will operate your business. This is common for restaurants and other retail-type…
Rank this Week: 1067

Disability Insurance Claims Law…

Disability Insurance Claims Law Blog

Discusses short-term and long-term disability cases. By Dell & Schaefer.

http://www.disabilitylawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1153