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LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Mar 4

    Lenovo Computers Are Programmed To Spy On You!

    Lenovo Computers Are Programmed To Spy On You!
    I hope Lenovo goes bankrupt fighting the thousands of lawsuits Superfish is going to cause them!  They deserve it!  ABC News broke a story that is driving me crazy.  We are investigating an upcoming class action case against…
  • Mar 3

    Who Does an Auto Insurance Policy Cover?

    Who Does an Auto Insurance Policy Cover?
    Auto insurance policies cover different people in different ways. So, when you ask who an auto insurance policy covers it depends on which insurance you’re talking about. Each car involved in an accident is going to have a…
  • Mar 2

    Treating Physicians Are Entitled To Expert Witness Fees for PIP Deposition

    Treating Physicians Are Entitled To Expert Witness Fees for PIP Deposition
    Insurance companies request depositions of the treating physician in most personal injury protection (PIP) cases. The medical treatment rendered and the reason for performing the medical services are the central issues for treating physician…
Rank this Week: 420

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/
  • Mar 4

    3d DCA Watch -- And Then There Was One.

    3d DCA Watch -- And Then There Was One.
    How exciting!Today is the day when the bunker is supposed to be answering all the important legal questions that keep us up at night, pointing us in the right direction through clear and concise legal prose, and providing grateful trial…
  • Mar 3

    The Real Danger

    The Real Danger
    With everything there are both benefits and risks. This is true for medical marijuana. Thankfully we have fine professionals at the DEA there to set us straight when our rose-colored glasses make everything too pink. "I deal in facts. I deal…
  • Mar 3

    Medically Necessary

    Medically Necessary
    When you talk to law enforcement officers about medical marijuana users they will quickly tell you that "these are not the people we are after." It would be nice to believe them, but reality sets in when you see stuff like this.It worked.For…
Rank this Week: 200

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Brod Law Firm.

http://www.sanfranciscoinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Mar 4

    Mass Transit Safety and California Train Accident

    Mass Transit Safety and California Train Accident
    Mass transit offers an affordable and environmentally-friendly alternative to America’s love affair with cars. In order to make mass transit a viable option, we must also make mass transit safety a priority. The Brod Law Firm supports…
  • Mar 3

    Repeat Bed Bug Infestations Raise Issues of Landlord Liability

    Repeat Bed Bug Infestations Raise Issues of Landlord Liability
    Lawyers are taught to read each and every document carefully before signing or using it at trial. So, while Northern California bedbug eradication lawyer Greg Brod knows to read beyond a headline, he found the headlines of two articles in…
  • Mar 2

    Understanding and Combatting Medicare Coding Fraud

    Understanding and Combatting Medicare Coding Fraud
    Medicare billing is a complex and specialized field. Translating patient care into billing codes takes knowledge and skill. While most providers and coders work hard to make sure billing codes accurately reflect the care provided, others…
Rank this Week: 761

The White Law Group's Securities…

The White Law Group's Securities Fraud Blog

Covers securities fraud cases, investment fraud practices and securities industry regulations.

http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com/securities-fraud/blog/
  • Mar 4

    Update for SandRidge Energy and Hercules Offshore Bond Investor

    Update for SandRidge Energy and Hercules Offshore Bond Investor
    The White Law Group continues to investigate the liability that brokerage firms may have for recommending risky investments in shale energy companies and their leveraged debt (primarily in the form of junk bonds). Two of the most leveraged…
  • Mar 3

    FINRA Arbitration Statistics through early 2015

    FINRA Arbitration Statistics through early 2015
    FINRA recently reported updated statistics on the number and type of arbitration claims being filed in 2015 relative to previous years.  For the full statistics published by FINRA,…
  • Mar 2

    Securities Investigation involving UBS’s V10 Enhanced FX Carry Strategy

    Securities Investigation involving UBS’s V10 Enhanced FX Carry Strategy
    According to reports, a lawsuit was recently filed  against UBS Group for selling its V10 Enhanced FX Carry Strategy product without allegedly explaining the risk and complexity of the investment. The lawsuit reportedly further…
Rank this Week: 533

Property Insurance Coverage Law…

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Covers property insurance coverage matters. By Merlin Law Group.

http://www.propertyinsurancecoveragelaw.com/
  • Mar 4

    FEMA's Rush to Resolve Sandy Fraud Issues May Only Scratch the Surface

    FEMA's Rush to Resolve Sandy Fraud Issues May Only Scratch the Surface
    Unless you have been consciously trying to avoid it, you cannot help but know that is going on regarding Hurricane Sandy and the engineering fraud that seems to have run rampant in the claims handling process. FEMA has not stepped into the…
  • Mar 4

    Coast Guardsman Takes Control of Superstorm Sandy Claim

    Coast Guardsman Takes Control of Superstorm Sandy Claim
    FEMA officials appointed a person familiar with taking control of emergency situations when they appointed a retired United States Coast Guardsman to take control of the Superstorm Sandy mess. The mess was largely created by WYO “Dogs…
  • Mar 3

    Insurance Company Lawyers Called "Dogs on a Leash"

    Insurance Company Lawyers Called "Dogs on a Leash"
    The CBS 60 Minutes documentary, The Storm After The Storm, called insurance company lawyers, "Dogs on a Leash." It raised the question whether insurers should be held accountable for acquiescing to unethical and wrongful misconduct by their…
Rank this Week: 220

Florida Probate, Trust & Estate…

Florida Probate, Trust & Estate Blog

Covers recent developments in Florida probate, trust, estate and guardianship. By Clark Skatoff PA.

http://www.clarkskatoff.com/news-resources/blog/
  • Mar 4

    Attorney for Trust Owes No Fiduciary Duty to Beneficiarie

    Attorney for Trust Owes No Fiduciary Duty to Beneficiarie
    The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has ruled that the attorney for the trustee of a trust owes no fiduciary duty to the beneficiaries of the trust.
  • Feb 9

    Partition Action Solves Jointly Owned Property Dispute

    Partition Action Solves Jointly Owned Property Dispute
    In the wake of a loved one’s death, an individual often learns that he or she has inherited real property owned by the decedent.  In our practice, the client will often be one of multiple beneficiaries of the same parcel of…
  • Feb 3

    Appointment of Florida Public Guardian When Next of Kin Willing To Serve

    Appointment of Florida Public Guardian When Next of Kin Willing To Serve
    In Silveira v. Guardianship of Ana Maria Quiroga, the Chief Executive Officer of Kindred Hospital (“CEO”) filed a petition in the Florida guardianship court to determine whether Ana Maria Quiroga was legally…
Rank this Week: 3193

Fort Walton Beach & Destin…

Fort Walton Beach & Destin Criminal & DUI Defense Blog

Answers common questions about arrests, court procedures and penalties that apply to the Fort Walton Beach & Destin, Florida area. By Shawn Lupella.

http://www.emeraldcoastdefense.com/q-a/
Rank this Week: 3647

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI and traffic tickets. By Leifert & Leifert.

http://www.florida-criminal-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Mar 4

    South Florida Man Charged with Growing Marijuana Found Not Guilty

    South Florida Man Charged with Growing Marijuana Found Not Guilty
    On Monday, a South Florida man was acquitted by a Broward County jury after claiming that the dozens of marijuana plants he had been growing were used "for his own medical purposes." Our Palm Beach and Broward County marijuana crime defense…
  • Mar 2

    New Proof Required in Hit-and-Run Case

    New Proof Required in Hit-and-Run Case
    As our Palm Beach and Broward County hit-and-run attorneys know, such cases aren't always as straightforward as they might seem. Last week, the Florida Supreme Court ruled that in order for someone to be convicted of leaving the scene of a…
  • Feb 27

    On Cellphone Video: Broward Deputy Drags Mentally Ill Woman by Feet

    On Cellphone Video: Broward Deputy Drags Mentally Ill Woman by Feet
    This past week, the Sun Sentinel reported on a story that's been making national headlines ever since: a Broward County Deputy dragged a woman through a courthouse by her feet. The officer, who pulled the woman by the shackles around her…
Rank this Week: 1937

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Recover Investment Losses Blog

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

http://blog.rexsecuritieslaw.com
  • Mar 4

    Tampa Man Arrested in Penny Stock Scam

    Tampa Man Arrested in Penny Stock Scam
    February 27, 2015-Tampa, Florida The Florida Office of Financial Regulation (OFR) reports that Allan Roth, 57, was arrested on 34 charges of selling unregistered securities and 34 counts of selling securities without being registered.…
  • Mar 4

    Tarpon Springs Florida Man Arrested for Securities Fraud

    Tarpon Springs Florida Man Arrested for Securities Fraud
    March 3, 2015- Tallahassee, Florida The Florida Office of Financial Regulation (OFR) announced that John Edward Simpson was arrested in Tarpon Springs, Florida, and has been charged with securities fraud, grand theft and other charges.…
  • Mar 1

    “Wings Network” Named by SEC in Ponzi Scheme Targeting Latino

    “Wings Network” Named by SEC in Ponzi Scheme Targeting Latino
    February 27, 2015 The U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) filed charges against 3 company officers and 12 promoters who were operating an international pyramid scheme using  Portuguese companies operating under the name Wings…
Rank this Week: 772

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/
  • Mar 4

    Cooperating witness killed in Haiti

    Cooperating witness killed in Haiti
    Jacqueline Charles has the sad story here:Oriel Jean — the former security chief of ex-President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and whose testimony in U.S. courts a decade ago helped take down key figures in Haiti’s drug trafficking…
  • Mar 3

    11th Circuit investiture

    11th Circuit investiture
    The Daily Report covers them here:Undeterred by wintry weather, federal appeals court judges gathering in Atlanta this week officially welcomed their two newest colleagues with kind words, food and drink.A common theme for the separate …
  • Mar 2

    Terrorism cases make bad law

    Terrorism cases make bad law
    In U.S. v. Said, covered by the Herald, the government is again asking to disguise a witness in an upcoming trial:Prosecutors have taken the rare step of asking a federal judge to shut out the public during the testimony of two FBI undercover…
Rank this Week: 50

Hill & Ponton Blog

Hill & Ponton Blog

Covers social security and veterans disability law.

http://www.hillandponton.com/blog/
  • Mar 4

    The VA Caregiver Program – Eligibility for the Program

    The VA Caregiver Program – Eligibility for the Program
    In a previous blog post, we discussed the basics of VA Caregiver Program—what the program involves and how to apply for it. This post will talk about eligibility for the Caregiver Program. The VA regulations  on the Caregiver…
  • Mar 3

    The Board of Veterans Appeal

    The Board of Veterans Appeal
    Today we are going to take a look at an important institution in the realm of VA law: the Board of Veterans Appeals (BVA). The BVA is the second level of review for veterans’ claims, the first being the VA Regional Offices (RO). In…
  • Mar 2

    DIC VA Benefits for Survivors: Part I (Spousal Benefit Overview)

    DIC VA Benefits for Survivors: Part I (Spousal Benefit Overview)
    Dependency & Indemnity Compensation, more commonly known as DIC, is a monthly tax-free cash benefit paid to eligible survivors  and/or dependents of service members – in other words, those killed while on active duty, involved…
Rank this Week: 2931

The Health Law Firm Blog

The Health Law Firm Blog

Covers health care legislation, enforcement and regulation. By George F. Indest III, P.A.

http://thehealthlawfirmblog.wordpress.com/
  • Mar 4

    More Medicare Audits Now Than Ever Before

    More Medicare Audits Now Than Ever Before
    George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in the Legal Specialty of Health Law A Medicare audit, whether it is performed by a contractor of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), or…
  • Feb 23

    The Ins and Outs of Florida’s 2015 Legislative Session for Health Care Provider

    The Ins and Outs of Florida’s 2015 Legislative Session for Health Care Provider
    George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in the Legal Specialty of Health Law Committees are busy in Tallahassee as the 2015 Legislative Session is set to begin on March 3, 2015. For Florida ……
  • Feb 13

    Trial Court Must Hold Evidentiary Hearing to Determine Disputed Facts in Public Records Act Suit

    Trial Court Must Hold Evidentiary Hearing to Determine Disputed Facts in Public Records Act Suit
    Edited by George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in the Legal Specialty of Health Law An interesting summary of a Florida appellate case from Florida’s First District Court of Appeal recently came…
Rank this Week: 1850

Florida Probate Blog -…

Florida Probate Blog - WeProbateFlorida.com

Covers Florida probate administration. By Long H. Duong.

http://weprobateflorida.com
  • Mar 3

    Got Letters of Administration! What now?

    Got Letters of Administration! What now?
    This is a followup to my previous post on starting Probate in Florida, specifically Formal Administration. The initial push in probate is dedicated to convincing the judge to appoint you as the personal representative (PR) and then issuing…
  • Feb 19

    How to Start Probate in Florida

    How to Start Probate in Florida
    Florida Probate administration can be relatively hassle-free with the right guidance and representation. It’s easy enough to say “hire an attorney” and frankly, it’s almost always your only choice. But, there’s…
  • Oct 6

    Thoughts about Estate Assist, a “digital safe deposit box”

    Thoughts about Estate Assist, a “digital safe deposit box”
    Does Estate Assist solve probate and estate problems for Florida residents? A brief look at Estate Assist and lingering questions. The post Thoughts about Estate Assist, a “digital safe deposit box” appeared first on…
Rank this Week: 4988

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Toddler Killed in Drunk Driving Crash

    Toddler Killed in Drunk Driving Crash
    According to police, a 2-year-old boy was killed after a Winter Haven woman who was drunk crashed an SUV loaded with passengers. The Florida Highway Patrol believes the 24-year-old woman drove her vehicle onto a shoulder in Manatee County on…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 3721

South Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

South Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.southfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Burglary: Structures and Conveyance

    Burglary: Structures and Conveyance
    It is serious to be charged with burglary. In Florida, there are three types of burglary. Learn more from William Wallshein.
  • 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.
Rank this Week: 2916

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Florida Tax Lawyer Blog

Covers tax law. By Gerald Donnini.

http://www.floridataxlawyer-blog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Taxpayer Wins In United States Supreme Court in DMA Case

    Taxpayer Wins In United States Supreme Court in DMA Case
    Direct Marketing Association has continued its fight for consumer privacy with Colorado. In September, 2014, I wrote about how DMA has taken its challenge up to the Supreme Court of the United States. DMA filed its opening DMA Brief.pdfin…
  • Feb 24

    FLORIDA DABT LOSES - BLUNT WRAPS NOT TAXABLE

    FLORIDA DABT LOSES - BLUNT WRAPS NOT TAXABLE
    For the past few years, I have been writing a number of blogs and articles recently discussing the Department of Business and Professional Regulation here in Florida and its potentially unfair audit tactics. Many of you have seen cigar…
  • Feb 13

    Is Nitrogen & Hydrogen Exempt From Sales and Use Tax In Illinois?

    Is Nitrogen & Hydrogen Exempt From Sales and Use Tax In Illinois?
    Most states attempt to encourage manufacturers to set up a business in their state. Manufacturers typically provide numerous benefits to a state's economy such as job creation. One of the carrots typically used by a state is to offer sales…
Rank this Week: 3724

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer Blog

Cover Florida probate litigation. By Chepenik & Trushin LLP.

http://www.floridaprobatelitigationlawyer.com/
  • Mar 3

    What Happens to Your Facebook Profile After You Die?

    What Happens to Your Facebook Profile After You Die?
    We live in a social media age where almost anything we do can be posted online for others to view. We share personal information ranging from vacation photos to our thoughts and opinions on this year’s Oscar winners. Facebook pages…
  • Feb 24

    When Does Power of Attorney Terminate in Florida?

    When Does Power of Attorney Terminate in Florida?
    Power of Attorney is a legal document that gives one person the authority to act on behalf of another as that person’s “agent.” The person who grants the Power of Attorney is known as the “Principal,” and can…
  • Feb 11

    Estate Planning Ambiguities: What Robin Williams’ will contest teaches us about creating high-value trust

    Estate Planning Ambiguities: What Robin Williams’ will contest teaches us about creating high-value trust
    When you are gone, will your surviving heirs abide by every wish of your estate just as you envisioned, or will they fight over their own interpretations of your will? Ambiguous language in estate planning can create friction among your loved…
Rank this Week: 3888

Florida Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Florida Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida auto accidents, auto insurance, and personal injury claims. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridacaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Florida Drivers Need to Take Recalls Seriously

    Florida Drivers Need to Take Recalls Seriously
    According to U.S. Senator Bill Nelson, Florida residents have been among the hardest hit when it comes to car part recalls in recent years. For example, after news broke of the Takata airbags — which reportedly have a defect that causes…
  • Feb 27

    Dealing with and Preventing Road Rage Accidents in Hialeah and Other Florida Communitie

    Dealing with and Preventing Road Rage Accidents in Hialeah and Other Florida Communitie
    Road rage incidents and aggressive driving can lead to car accidents on Hialeah and Florida roads. What is really frustrating for those who have been injured in these types of accidents is that road rage is often quite preventable. Someone…
  • Feb 24

    Can Distracted Driving be Stopped?

    Can Distracted Driving be Stopped?
    If you drive in South Florida, you may already know that distracted driving is a problem on the roads. No matter where you go, you are likely to see drivers talking on their phones, fixing their hair, or simply not paying attention to the…
Rank this Week: 4852

South Florida Criminal Attorneys…

South Florida Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers Florida criminal defense and criminal law news. By Michael B. Cohen.

http://www.southfloridacriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Florida Connection to Silk Road Case, Bitcoin, Money Laundering and More

    Florida Connection to Silk Road Case, Bitcoin, Money Laundering and More
    In late January, a U.S. District Judge sentenced a Cape Coral, Florida man to four years in federal prison and the forfeiture of almost $1 million after he pleaded guilty to the charge of tax evasion. Robert Faiella accepted the plea which…
  • Feb 16

    Eight Arrested in Offshore Gambling Ring with Connection to Organized Crime

    Eight Arrested in Offshore Gambling Ring with Connection to Organized Crime
    After an investigation that went on for over half a year, eight South Florida men were taken into custody as the result of a sting that covered territory along the East Coast in an offshore online sports gambling ring that was operated out of…
  • Jan 24

    South Florida Ex-Convict Faces Federal Weapons Charge

    South Florida Ex-Convict Faces Federal Weapons Charge
    Michael Paul Watkins of Inverness had successfully escaped from custody previously on two separate occasions after being convicted for the crime of fondling and handling a minor under the age of sixteen years in Florida State Court. He was…
Rank this Week: 2321

Florida Personal Injury Attorney…

Florida Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Florida personal injury topics such as auto, truck, motorcycle, and bicycle accidents, as well as insurance. By the Law Offices of Lazarus and Lazarus.

http://www.floridapersonalinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Negligent Security - ATM Safety

    Negligent Security - ATM Safety
    Security Negligence ATM Safety You’re on the way out for the evening, speaking to your friend as you drive: “I’ll just pop by the ATM and grab some cash.” You pull up to your bank and park in front, jump out of the…
  • Feb 13

    Pharmacists Duty of Care in Florida

    Pharmacists Duty of Care in Florida
    The responsibilities of a pharmacist are being better defined in courts across the country, particularly in Florida. A recent court decision bolstered the fact that a pharmacist is more than an order taker, he or she has a duty to understand…
  • Jan 26

    Cruise Ship Crime Statistics and Crime Prevention

    Cruise Ship Crime Statistics and Crime Prevention
    We live in an era of instant information. With a simple click we can instantly find a recipe for apple pie or learn Babe Ruth’s lifetime batting average. (It was .342) In certain instances, like finding information about the cruise ship…
Rank this Week: 2345

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/
  • Mar 3

    Beware of Forced Arbitration in Nursing-Home Contract

    Beware of Forced Arbitration in Nursing-Home Contract
    We live in a baby-boomer nation. Now, those post-World War II folks are turning 70-something and soon will need nursing homes. The nursing-home industry not only recognizes the changing of the tides taking place but also is capitalizing on…
  • Mar 2

    Forced Arbitration Pervades Contractual Agreements, Binding Consumer

    Forced Arbitration Pervades Contractual Agreements, Binding Consumer
    Margaret Jane Radin, author of Boilerplate: The Fine Print, Vanishing Rights, and the Rule of Law, is of the point of view that the American court system is “allowing contract to gobble up tort.” In other words, the 37-year law…
  • Feb 27

    Proposed Law Aims to Remove Shroud of Secrecy in Court Settlement

    Proposed Law Aims to Remove Shroud of Secrecy in Court Settlement
    A cadre of corporations whose profit margins outweigh product safety have found a loophole in the litigation process: sealed settlement agreements. Such agreements are legal, as there is no law prohibiting them, and often left up to the…
Rank this Week: 586

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Covers cruise ship injuries, illnesses and accidents.

http://www.cruiselawyers.com/blog/
  • Mar 3

    Carnival Cruise Passenger Taken From Boat After Fall Accident

    Carnival Cruise Passenger Taken From Boat After Fall Accident
    A female passenger was eventually taken from a Carnival Cruise Ship after her injuries were such that she needed further medical help. The passenger fell down while cruising aboard the Carnival Fantasy that docked in Charleston, S.C. last…
  • Mar 3

    New York Fire Department Removes Unconscious Passenger from Norwegian Gem Cruise Ship

    New York Fire Department Removes Unconscious Passenger from Norwegian Gem Cruise Ship
    Passenger Accident on Norwegian Cruise Ship Reports are that on Friday, February 27th, the New York Fire Department was called to remove an injured passenger from the Norwegian Gem cruise ship. Per the reports, the man was unconscious…
  • Feb 11

    Regal Princess Returns to Miami Due to Medical Emergency

    Regal Princess Returns to Miami Due to Medical Emergency
    The Miami Herald reported yesterday, Feb. 10, that the Princess Cruises cruise ship Regal Princess headed back to port in Miami because of a medical emergency of not just one, but two male passengers. No further details regarding the…
Rank this Week: 3556

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

Orlando Personal Injury Blog

By James O. Cunningham.

http://www.cunninghampilaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 3

    Experimental Plane Crashes Shortly After Take Off

    Experimental Plane Crashes Shortly After Take Off
    A man got one heck of scare after taking off in a plane from Sebastian Municipal Airport in Sebastian, Florida. He was just going for a leisurely afternoon flight when everything went wrong in a hurry. Pilot Andrew Liptak, 73, who is a…
  • Mar 3

    Florida Woman Loses Nursing License after Placing Hot Sauce In Elderly Residents’ Mouth

    Florida Woman Loses Nursing License after Placing Hot Sauce In Elderly Residents’ Mouth
    If we commit a crime, there are consequences. There are legal and criminal consequences. There can also be professional consequences, and people can lose their ability to practice a profession. That’s what happened to a 44-year-old…
  • Mar 3

    Defective Air Bag Lawsuit Filed Against Honda

    Defective Air Bag Lawsuit Filed Against Honda
    A Florida resident recently filed a lawsuit against Honda and Takata after her air bag exploded and caused injuries that paralyzed her for life. She was driving her Honda Civic when she hit an SUV and her Takata air bag deployed. Air bags are…
Rank this Week: 3126

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/
  • Mar 3

    Experimental Plane Crashes Shortly After Take Off

    Experimental Plane Crashes Shortly After Take Off
    A man got one heck of scare after taking off in a plane from Sebastian Municipal Airport in Sebastian, Florida. He was just going for a leisurely afternoon flight when everything went wrong in a hurry. Pilot Andrew Liptak, 73, who is a…
  • Mar 3

    Florida Woman Loses Nursing License after Placing Hot Sauce In Elderly Residents’ Mouth

    Florida Woman Loses Nursing License after Placing Hot Sauce In Elderly Residents’ Mouth
    If we commit a crime, there are consequences. There are legal and criminal consequences. There can also be professional consequences, and people can lose their ability to practice a profession. That’s what happened to a 44-year-old…
  • Mar 3

    Defective Air Bag Lawsuit Filed Against Honda

    Defective Air Bag Lawsuit Filed Against Honda
    A Florida resident recently filed a lawsuit against Honda and Takata after her air bag exploded and caused injuries that paralyzed her for life. She was driving her Honda Civic when she hit an SUV and her Takata air bag deployed. Air bags are…
Rank this Week: 3715

About Florida Law

About Florida Law

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

http://aboutfloridalaw.com
  • Mar 3

    Liens on Your Florida Condo or Home: What are They and How Do You Get Rid of Them?

    Liens on Your Florida Condo or Home: What are They and How Do You Get Rid of Them?
    Condo living is a different lifestyle here in Florida, one that lots of people enjoy. Sharing the responsibilities of lawn care and landscaping, pool upkeep, and more can free condo residents from chores they would have face if they lived in…
  • Feb 24

    Florida Condos, Coops, TimeShares, HOAs, and CDDs: Know the Difference Before You Buy

    Florida Condos, Coops, TimeShares, HOAs, and CDDs: Know the Difference Before You Buy
    In Florida, there are different types of home ownership recognized by the Florida Legislature other than the traditional single family home. Florida laws recognize five different alternatives that anyone considering buying residential real…
  • Feb 17

    Discrimination by Bad Real Estate Agent

    Discrimination by Bad Real Estate Agent
    Real estate agents in Florida can do bad things that hurt both home buyers and sellers in serious ways. The buyer may end up with ugly surprises in her new home: things like hidden defects (e.g., mold) that was not disclosed prior to closing.…
Rank this Week: 1482

Florida Trucking Accident Lawyer…

Florida Trucking Accident Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.floridatruckingaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Many Truckers Do Not Qualify for Workers’ Compensation in Hollywood and Florida After a Crash

    Many Truckers Do Not Qualify for Workers’ Compensation in Hollywood and Florida After a Crash
    Workers in Florida who are injured on the job are protected by workers’ compensation in Hollywood or their communities. Employers are required by law to pay premiums on this type of insurance. After a job-related injury, this coverage…
  • Feb 27

    Targeting Distracted Trucker

    Targeting Distracted Trucker
    Distracted drivers in Hollywood and Florida cause all kinds of traffic collisions, including pedestrian accidents, truck crashes, and car collisions, to name just a few. When drivers are daydreaming or are focusing on mobile devices or a…
  • Feb 24

    Enforcing Trucking Rule

    Enforcing Trucking Rule
    Truck drivers need to follow many federal rules. These rules are designed to help prevent trucking collisions and to keep you safe. For example, truck drivers are required by law to take rest breaks to ensure that they are not driving…
Rank this Week: 3871

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/
  • Mar 3

    Two Sides of the Same Coin: Chapter 11 Reform in the House and Senate

    Two Sides of the Same Coin: Chapter 11 Reform in the House and Senate
    Authored by J. Ellsworth Summers, Jr. and Scott St. Amandand J. Ellsworth Summers, Jr. and Scott St. Amand of Rogers TowersAs we discussed in our previous post, in the wake of the financial crisis that began with large financial institutions…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 1897

Southwest Florida Injury Lawyers…

Southwest Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.southwestfloridainjurylawyers.com/
Rank this Week: 3122

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/
  • Mar 3

    Hit and Run Pedestrian Accident Outside Florida State Football Game

    Hit and Run Pedestrian Accident Outside Florida State Football Game
    Often, after an accident, it can be difficult to prove who was at fault. When a pedestrian is involved, the accident can cause serious injuries. But leaving the scene of an accident is never a good idea, and it’s against the law. On…
  • Mar 3

    Florida Drunk Driver Rear-Ends SUV, Leaves One Dead

    Florida Drunk Driver Rear-Ends SUV, Leaves One Dead
    A drunk driver is an unsafe driver. As you become intoxication, you lose the ability to track movements with your eyes and react to objects. As well, your reaction time slows. It takes longer to turn the steering wheel or press the brake.…
  • Mar 3

    Woman Kills Infant in Orlando DUI Accident

    Woman Kills Infant in Orlando DUI Accident
    Sometimes, accidents happen. They are tragic but can often be just a bad case of circumstances, like somebody doesn’t see another vehicle and turns into it. An accident in Orlando, however, just causes anyone to shake their heads. On…
Rank this Week: 3708

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/
  • Mar 3

    Nurses Face Frightening Job Injuries in Homestead and Other Citie

    Nurses Face Frightening Job Injuries in Homestead and Other Citie
    Health care workers face many job-related injuries in Homestead and across Florida, but nurses are among the workers that seem to suffer the most. Nurses report about 35,000 back injuries and other serious injuries each year, according to the…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 1141

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Law Blog

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

http://lauderdalecriminaldefenseblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2822

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: 937

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/
  • Mar 3

    U.S. Issues Another Critical Crime Warning for Honduras, Including Roatan

    U.S. Issues Another Critical Crime Warning for Honduras, Including Roatan
    The United States Department of State just issued a warning to U.S. citizens that the level of crime and violence in Honduras remains "critically high."   The warning is similar to the critical crime warning issued by the U.S. State…
  • Mar 2

    Cruise Executive Richard Fain Hits the Jackpot Again

    Cruise Executive Richard Fain Hits the Jackpot Again
    According to the SEC, Royal Caribbean CEO Richard Fain (below right) sold 87,488 shares of his RCL stock at an average price of $76.41, for a total value of $6,684,958.08. After the transaction, cruise executive Fain still owns 1,139,613…
  • Feb 27

    Disney Passenger Drowns at Castaway Cay

    Disney Passenger Drowns at Castaway Cay
    A newspaper in the Bahamas is reporting that a passenger from a Disney cruise ship drowned while visiting Disney's private island Castaway Cay. According to reports by the Tribune, on Thursday afternoon, a 38–year-old man from New York…
Rank this Week: 45

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/
  • Mar 3

    Millard Mall Services v. Bolda - Slip-Fall Defendant Blocks Evidence Production

    Millard Mall Services v. Bolda - Slip-Fall Defendant Blocks Evidence Production
    A woman allegedly slipped, fell and was seriously injured while shopping at the Sawgrass Mills Mall in South Florida. To recover damages for her injuries, she filed a lawsuit against mall services and ownership. During the discovery phase…
  • Mar 1

    Phantom Vehicles and Uninsured Motorist Coverage

    Phantom Vehicles and Uninsured Motorist Coverage
    Sorting through auto insurance coverage in the event of a crash can be a complex process under any circumstance, but it can be especially challenging in cases involving "phantom vehicles." These are cases where one vehicle crashes, but…
  • Feb 28

    Grebing v. 24 Hour Fitness - Liability Waivers as a Defense

    Grebing v. 24 Hour Fitness - Liability Waivers as a Defense
    Waivers of liability can be powerful defenses in certain personal injury cases, particularly in Florida in the wake of the Florida Supreme Court decision in Sanislo v. Give Kids the World. That case essentially stated waivers don't have to be…
Rank this Week: 2045

Florida Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice issues related to minors and children, including child safety, crimes against children, as well as medical care and health issues. By David A. Wolf.

http://www.floridachildinjurylawyer.com/
Rank this Week: 1187

Tampa Bay Employment Law

Tampa Bay Employment Law

Covers labor and employment law developments in the Tampa Bay area and across the State of Florida. By Kwall, Showers & Barack, P.A.

http://tampabayemploymentlaw.com
Rank this Week: 4168

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

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

http://aronberglaw.com/blog
  • Mar 3

    Elderly South Floridians Face Particularly Dangerous Road

    Elderly South Floridians Face Particularly Dangerous Road
    As our Florida personal injury lawyers know, the stretch from Miami to West Palm Beach consistently ranks as one of the most dangerous places in the country for pedestrians – and it especially so for senior citizens. The…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 2063

Ocala Injury Lawyers Blog

Ocala Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law. By Dean Law Firm, LLC.

http://www.ocalainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Florida’s “2 Drunk 2 Care” Driver Pleads Guilty to DUI Manslaughter in Fatal Crash

    Florida’s “2 Drunk 2 Care” Driver Pleads Guilty to DUI Manslaughter in Fatal Crash
    Earlier last year, a South Florida woman tweeted “2 Drunk 2 Care” minutes before she was involved in a fatal accident that killed two 21-year-old women. According to a local news report, the woman pleaded guilty to two…
  • Feb 20

    Illinois Man Arrested and Charged in Fatal Florida Hit-and-Run Accident

    Illinois Man Arrested and Charged in Fatal Florida Hit-and-Run Accident
    Earlier this month, a man was arrested in his Illinois home and charged with the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist he had struck with his vehicle over four years earlier. According to one local Illinois news report, the man struck a bicyclist…
  • Feb 13

    Initial Settlement Agreement in Wrongful Death Case Against Florida Police

    Initial Settlement Agreement in Wrongful Death Case Against Florida Police
    There have been recent updates in the Florida case where an individual was killed while he was being arrested by Key West police officers. According to national news reports, the man died on the morning of Thanksgiving in 2013 by what…
Rank this Week: 3824

First Party Property Insurance…

First Party Property Insurance Blog

Covers first party property insurance claims. By Todd Legal.

http://firstpartyproperty.com/blog/
  • Mar 3

    Document Assembly and Automation: Making Easy Things Easy

    Document Assembly and Automation: Making Easy Things Easy
    * Note: this is an article I wrote for Claims Journal; however, I wanted to share this article with the First Party Property Insurance Blog Community. If you already read it, then you are amazing. Whether you have read it or not, I need…
  • Feb 24

    Claiming What’s Yours: Why Homeowners Insurers Need Claims Litigation Analytic

    Claiming What’s Yours: Why Homeowners Insurers Need Claims Litigation Analytic
    * Note: this is an article I wrote for Claims Journal; however, I wanted to share this article with the First Party Property Insurance Blog Community. If you already read it, then you are amazing. Whether you have read it or not, I need…
  • Feb 9

    Five Ways to Solve the Assignment of Benefits and Water Damage Restoration Insurance Problem

    Five Ways to Solve the Assignment of Benefits and Water Damage Restoration Insurance Problem
    Overview The assignment of benefits issue is still not resolved. While most people in the insurance industry just seem to spew anger about it, some are coming up with solutions. I’ll highlight a few of the potential solutions that have…
Rank this Week: 3408

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/
  • Mar 3

    Radio Shack Bankruptcy Case

    Radio Shack Bankruptcy Case
    After 94 years, what was once a staple of radio and stereo aficionados has filed for bankruptcy. Though they had managed to stay in business for many years more than expected, the company will be doing a massive restructuring and ……
  • Feb 16

    Companies Bankruptcy Leads to Student Exposure, Possible Identity Theft

    Companies Bankruptcy Leads to Student Exposure, Possible Identity Theft
    Usually, when companies go bankrupt and are broken up in order to sell, the transfer of private information is done in a safe and private way. But when ConnectEDU Inc., an education-tech company, was broken up in order to sell, ……
  • Feb 2

    Avoiding Medical Bankruptcy

    Avoiding Medical Bankruptcy
    Statistics show that the leading cause of bankruptcy is high medical costs. When a serious medical issue comes up, the costs can become too much to handle, even with medical insurance. There are several ways to avoid this, or to ……
Rank this Week: 3245

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

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

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 3

    THE FLORIDA LEGISLATURE IS NOW IN SESSION

    THE FLORIDA LEGISLATURE IS NOW IN SESSION
    THE CAPTAIN REPORTS:OYEZ OYEZ OYEZ, THE FLORIDA LEGISLATURE IS NOW IN SESSION .....Today begins the annual migration to Tallahassee for the 160 elected legislators, (120 in the House and 40 in the Senate) as the two chambers decide how many…
  • Mar 2

    MARCH COMINGS AND GOINGS

    MARCH COMINGS AND GOINGS
    March is a month of comings and goings. Coming: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who will be addressing a joint session of congress. Going: Attorney General Eric Holder. A PERFECT TIME:If you are a long time Miami…
  • Mar 1

    THE MIAMI HERALD DOES IT AGAIN!

    THE MIAMI HERALD DOES IT AGAIN!
    Miami, really all of Florida, is lucky to be served by a crusading and muckraking newspaper like the Miami Herald. And today, the Herald has really outdone itself again. The Herald broke this shocking story, which we are sure has all of…
Rank this Week: 57

Florida International Law Blog

Florida International Law Blog

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

http://boyerlawfirmblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Florida Registered Agent for Your Home Busine

    Florida Registered Agent for Your Home Busine
    Who is the Florida registered agent for your home business? Does this comply with Florida law? The State of Florida requires that all companies maintain a registered agent that is open to the public during business hours and able to accept…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 992

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
  • Mar 3

    Used to be No One Here but Us Chickens: Construction in Downtown Miami

    Used to be No One Here but Us Chickens: Construction in Downtown Miami
                        You might think this looks like construction at a third world site but you’d be wrong.  Those chickens are actually quite at home and have been for many years in…
  • Feb 24

    Changes to Chapter 558

    Changes to Chapter 558
    CHANGES TO CHAPTER 558. In 2003, the Florida Legislature enacted Florida Statutes, Chapter 558 (“Chapter 558”) commonly known as Florida’s Construction Defect Notice and Opportunity to Cure law. Considering the often high…
  • Feb 17

    Falling Construction Debri

    Falling Construction Debri
    News flash – construction generates a lot of debris, so much debris that special precautions are regularly taken to safeguard workers, neighbors and passerby from falling construction debris. Construction workers realize the danger and…
Rank this Week: 3584

Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers child abuse, neglect and injuries. By the Child Injury Lawyer Network.

http://www.childinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 198

South Florida Divorce Lawyer Blog

South Florida Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.southfloridadivorcelawyer-blog.com/
  • Mar 2

    What Happens to Family Pets in Divorce?

    What Happens to Family Pets in Divorce?
    Family pets are an important piece of the divorce puzzle. Learn about how courts in Florida treat the issue of pets in a divorce from William Wallshein.
  • Feb 25

    Who Gets the Marital Home in Divorce

    Who Gets the Marital Home in Divorce
    The marital home is often the most important asset that a divorcing couple need to divide. Learn about the different ways couple and courts address this issues from William Wallshein.
  • Feb 23

    Valuing Real Property in Divorce

    Valuing Real Property in Divorce
    The real property, especially the marital home, can be the most challenging piece of property to divide in a marriage. Courts use specific technique to identify marital property and determine its value. Learn more from William Wallshein.
Rank this Week: 2990