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Florida Abogado de Lesión Blog

Florida Abogado de Lesión Blog

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

http://www.abogadodelesionflorida.com/
Rank this Week: 2119

Florida Insurance Claims Lawyer…

Florida Insurance Claims Lawyer Blog

Covers Insurance Law. By the Law Office of Eric H. Luckman, P.A.

http://www.floridainsuranceclaimslawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 4

    "Stranger Liability" For Insurance Provider

    "Stranger Liability" For Insurance Provider
    Our Palm Beach insurance claim attorneys noticed a recent interesting insurance law case. The suit, Hull & Co. v. Superior Court, involves "stranger liability," in other words whether a victim can sue the insurance broker who provided…
  • Aug 5

    Motorcycle accident victims often suffer at the hands of insurer

    Motorcycle accident victims often suffer at the hands of insurer
    According to "Ride Smart Florida" there are more than 600,000 registered motorcycles across the state of Florida. Unfortunately, statistics also show that during 2012, there were more than 9,000 accidents involving motorcycles. When you…
  • Aug 5

    Motorcycle accident victims often suffer at the hands of insurer

    Motorcycle accident victims often suffer at the hands of insurer
    According to “Ride Smart Florida” there are more than 600,000 registered motorcycles across the state of Florida. Unfortunately, statistics also show that during 2012, there were more than 9,000 accidents involving motorcycles.…
Rank this Week: 670

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Waks and Barnett P.A. Blog

Covers cruise ship injuries, illnesses and accidents.

http://www.cruiselawyers.com/blog/
  • Sep 29

    Passenger Dies in Fall From Mast on Carnival Cruise Ship

    Passenger Dies in Fall From Mast on Carnival Cruise Ship
    In and unfortunate accident in Miami, a passenger who climbed up the mast on the Carnival Cruise Ship Ecstasy, fell and died. Reports state that the male passenger was roughly 20 feet above the deck when he fell. He was … Continue…
  • Sep 29

    Woman Injured in a Fall on Cruise Ship Off The Coast of Maryland

    Woman Injured in a Fall on Cruise Ship Off The Coast of Maryland
    A woman was injured in a fall while on the cruise chip Grandeur of the Seas, a Royal Caribbean International vessel. The accident happened while the cruise ship was off the coast of Maryland. We first came across this report at ……
  • Sep 24

    How a Cruise Ship Injury Lawyer Can Help With a Slip and Fall Injury

    How a Cruise Ship Injury Lawyer Can Help With a Slip and Fall Injury
    It’s unfortunate, but slip and fall accidents are the most common type of accident aboard cruise ships. And with nearly 15 million Americans traveling on cruise ships each year, the chance of injury is much higher than most passengers…
Rank this Week: 1988

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/
  • Sep 29

    Being Boring

    Being Boring
    *video has brief but artful nudity #nsfwThank god! For a second there I was actually in agreement with Michele Bachmann. Don't worry self, she walked it back!For years, the GOP congresswoman from Minnesota has been a leader among Christian…
  • Sep 29

    Should Broward County Provide ABA Therapy to Autistic Children?

    Should Broward County Provide ABA Therapy to Autistic Children?
    That's the weighty and important issue before Judge Marra, who just cleared the way for trial on this long-simmering claim that seeks to hold the school board to its statutory responsibilities on behalf of autistic children:Here, this Court…
  • Sep 27

    Long Live The King!

    Long Live The King!
    Family members of the late, great Jack Kirby have reached a settlement with Marvel/Disney, avoiding a fiery showdown in the Supreme Court.Widely viewed as one of the Kings of Comics, Kirby created or co-created some of the biggest names on…
Rank this Week: 166

FlascBlog

FlascBlog

Covers the Florida Supreme Court.

http://www.flascblog.com
Rank this Week: 3412

The Appellate Gourmet (c)

The Appellate Gourmet (c)

Covers the many flavors of appellate issues and law. By Dorothy Easley.

http://appellategourmetappealsinflorida.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 285

Constitutional & Legal Education…

Constitutional & Legal Education News

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

http://www.shestokas.com/
  • Sep 29

    A Will Alone Does Not Avoid Probate, A Living Trust Can Help

    A Will Alone Does Not Avoid Probate, A Living Trust Can Help
    There are many reasons to have a will, but avoiding probate is not among them. Other tools such as a living trust can help achieve that goal. There are legal documents and procedures beyond having a valid Last Will & Testament that…
  • Sep 16

    The Seventeenth Amendment: Destroying State Sovereignty

    The Seventeenth Amendment: Destroying State Sovereignty
    From 1789 to 1913 the power to choose United States Senators was vested by the Constitution in the State legislatures. The Seventeenth Amendment altered the process by providing for direct election of Senators by the people. This…
  • Sep 10

    The Tenth Amendment to the US Constitution

    The Tenth Amendment to the US Constitution
    Among the questions raised by opponents of the Constitution during the ratification debates was the lack of an express limit on federal power, and that it would be a danger to individual freedoms and to the powers of the states. In response…
Rank this Week: 3555

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

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

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 29

    ICH BIN EIN BERLINER

    ICH BIN EIN BERLINER
    Sorry about no post this morning. Uncharacteristically, there was no internet on the flight over the pond. And BTW, speaking of Europe, Berlin is the great European City of the 21st Century and you are doing yourself a disservice if you don't…
  • Sep 28

    NFL WEEK 4

    NFL WEEK 4
    ERRATA:  Mark Vargo is still alive as he picked the Saints over the Vikings last week. Difficult pickings this week, as the lines look to be about right in each game. So we are reverting to a tried and true method, revert to the…
  • Sep 25

    ...AND THE HORSE YOU RODE IN ON

    ...AND THE HORSE YOU RODE IN ON
    Legend has it that during an otherwise non-descript late afternoon hearing before the legendary Judge Ellen Morphonious, a "C" prosecutor told the "C" PD  "fuck you."The PD turned to Judge Morphonious and asked her if she heard what the…
Rank this Week: 116

Neufeld Law Firm

Neufeld Law Firm

Covers personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability news.

http://www.neufeldlawfirm.com/blog/
  • Sep 29

    Researchers Document Best Sex Positions for Men Suffering from Back Injurie

    Researchers Document Best Sex Positions for Men Suffering from Back Injurie
    Researchers Document Best Sex Positions for Men Suffering from Back InjuriesBy: Jason Neufeld Many of you know that I try to read medical abstracts related to my personal-injury law practice. Sometimes I will blog about those I find…
  • Sep 29

    Miami Head Injury Lawyer

    Miami Head Injury Lawyer
    Miami Head Injury LawyersBrain Injuries From An Automobile Collision In our modern world, driving is a necessity rather than a luxury. With all of the distractions present on the road, drivers need to stay focused to avoid accidents. While…
  • Sep 25

    X-Ray vs. CT Scan vs. MRI

    X-Ray vs. CT Scan vs. MRI
    X-Ray vs. CT Scan vs. MRIInjuries and Diagnostic Imaging Tests When illness or injury present the possibility of internal abnormalities, diagnostic imaging techniques allow doctors to ascertain the internal conditions from a visual…
Rank this Week: 2202

Maritime Injury Attorney Blog

Maritime Injury Attorney Blog

By Rivkind & Margulies, P.A.

http://www.maritimeinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Passenger Falls From Cruise Ship and Die

    Passenger Falls From Cruise Ship and Die
    Passenger from North Carolina falls on Carnival cruise ship by port of Miami and dies. It has reported that a twenty year old male passenger on a Carnival cruise ship, the Carnival Ecstasy fell approximately 20 feet, or the equivalent of two…
  • Sep 25

    The National Football League Should Introduce Buddhism and Mindfulness To The Player

    The National Football League Should Introduce Buddhism and Mindfulness To The Player
    I decided to divert a little bit for this article from my normal topic of Maritime Law, and talk about some thoughts that came to me about the recent incidents involving well known football players Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson. Ray Rice…
  • Jun 3

    Should A Captain Go Down With The Ship or Save His Life?

    Should A Captain Go Down With The Ship or Save His Life?
    There has been interesting discusses going on among maritime experts regarding the old adage that the captain must go down with the ship. The discussion surfaced mainly after the sinking of the Costa Concordia where it was reported that the…
Rank this Week: 614

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/
  • Sep 29

    Driving cited for driving into Clay County deputy who was directing traffic at a school

    Driving cited for driving into Clay County deputy who was directing traffic at a school
    Police ticketed a driver who hit accidentally hit an officer with her truck while dropping students off at a Clay County school. The driver allegedly stopped in a turn lane to drop two students off at Oakleaf High School, and then drove back…
  • Sep 26

    Police arrest man accused of vandalizing numerous Jacksonville Beach businesse

    Police arrest man accused of vandalizing numerous Jacksonville Beach businesse
    Police arrested a man this month, accused of painting graffiti on several local businesses in Jacksonville Beach. The man was arrested on two criminal mischief charges, according to a report in the Florida Times-Union. One charge is a…
  • Sep 22

    Jacksonville teen arrested, charged with a series of break-ins to homes and vehicle

    Jacksonville teen arrested, charged with a series of break-ins to homes and vehicle
    A Jacksonville teen who led police on a high-speed chase was arrested in Nassau County following a string of burglaries over two weekends. A neighbor spotted two teens backing into a driveway with their lights out, yelled at the suspects and…
Rank this Week: 620

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/
  • Sep 29

    Carnival Passenger Falls to His Death on the Ecstasy

    Carnival Passenger Falls to His Death on the Ecstasy
    A twenty year old cruise passenger from North Carolina fell from a mast on the Carnival Ecstasy this morning, according to several local television stations.  Channel 10 (video credit) says the passenger fell as the cruise ship was…
  • Sep 29

    "Seasick Princess" Redux: Princess Cancels Another Cruise on the Sea Prince

    "Seasick Princess" Redux: Princess Cancels Another Cruise on the Sea Prince
    The newspapers in Australia are blasting Princess Cruises for canceling another cruise on the Sea Princess, again at the last minute, leaving thousands of passengers stranded. We previously reported on the cancellation of the September 14th…
  • Sep 29

    P&O Ferry Erupts in Flame

    P&O Ferry Erupts in Flame
    A P&O ferry erupted in flames as it sailed from Dover, England to Calais, France this morning. A number of news sources report that a fire broke out in the engine room of the Pride of Canterbury as it was approaching port in France. 337…
Rank this Week: 286

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident…

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury and accidents. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.fortlauderdalecaraccidentattorneyblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Woman Crashes into Restaurant, Strikes Homeless Man

    Woman Crashes into Restaurant, Strikes Homeless Man
    Negligent drivers pose a serious hazard to other motorists, their passengers, as well as pedestrians and bystanders. In a recent collision, a woman crashed into a restaurant in Pinecrest and struck a man who was sitting on a bench. According…
  • Sep 20

    New LED Lighting System Improves Visibility and Safety

    New LED Lighting System Improves Visibility and Safety
    Technological advancements can improve safety for drivers, passengers, and other motorists sharing the road. A California entrepreneur is designing and marketing new lighting technologies for vehicles to improve safety on the road. According…
  • Sep 16

    Improper Boat Hitching and Distracted Driving Cause Dangerous Collision

    Improper Boat Hitching and Distracted Driving Cause Dangerous Collision
    Florida is known for its boating culture and any driver knows the importance of proper hitching. A boat that becomes unhitched can be deadly, causing serious risk of injury and fatality to other motorists sharing the road. In a recent case, a…
Rank this Week: 3595

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers injury law. By Law Offices of Robert Dixon.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyerblawg.com/
  • Sep 29

    Taking Legal Action for Construction Accidents in Florida

    Taking Legal Action for Construction Accidents in Florida
    If you have been injured in a construction accident, it is important to contact an experienced accident attorney who can help you with your case. There are a number of state and federal laws that may govern your claim. Construction cases can…
  • Sep 29

    Florida Court Refused to Enforce Waiver in Child Ear Piercing Injury Case

    Florida Court Refused to Enforce Waiver in Child Ear Piercing Injury Case
    It seems that just about any activity you undertake these days requires signing a waiver. Waivers are typically designed to protect the entity providing the service. However, in order for a waiver to be enforceable, certain conditions must be…
  • Sep 29

    Hit and Run Accidents in Florida

    Hit and Run Accidents in Florida
    Hit and run accidents occur when a vehicle driver strikes a person or an object and fails to stop and identify himself or herself after the incident. In most states, this is considered a crime. Every state has its own laws and penalties…
Rank this Week: 3080

Florida Social Security Disability…

Florida Social Security Disability Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida construction accidents and workers' compensation law. By Randy Zeldin.

http://www.floridaworkerscompensationlawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Carolyn Colvin to be new Commissioner of Social Security

    Carolyn Colvin to be new Commissioner of Social Security
    After serving as Acting Commissioner since February 2013, Carolyn Colvin was nominated by President Barack Obama to the the Commissioner of Social Security, for a term that ends in early 2019. Ms. Colvin has been the Acting Commissioner…
  • Sep 17

    Social Security Staff Fail to Develop Medical Evidence

    Social Security Staff Fail to Develop Medical Evidence
    The Social Security Administration Office of Inspector General recently found that the Disability Determination Services did not always develop all available medical evidence before making a disability determination. The report found that…
  • Sep 3

    For What Reasons Can Social Security Terminate Benefits?

    For What Reasons Can Social Security Terminate Benefits?
    Between 1981 and 1984, the Social Security Administration terminated the benefits of almost 500,000 disabled Americans, including tens of thousand of beneficiaries with severe mental impairments. Congress became involved, in order to…
Rank this Week: 1836

Andrew D. Stine Blog

Andrew D. Stine Blog

Covers Florida criminal law and defenses.

http://www.andrewdstine.com/blog/
  • Sep 29

    Marijuana Grow House Charges and Probable Cause

    Marijuana Grow House Charges and Probable Cause
    Marijuana grow house busts are on the rise throughout Palm Beach County, Florida as recently shown with several arrest of Lantana residents Raul Contreras Gonzalez, Luis Acosta and Victor Perez. Why such a spike in grow house busts by local,…
  • Sep 26

    Expert Witness Controversy in Florida Criminal Trial

    Expert Witness Controversy in Florida Criminal Trial
    The Florida Appellate Courts and the Florida Supreme Court have tightened the screw on many Circuit and County Court judges, along with ill-advised Assistant State Attorneys, when the issue is brought to their attention that prosecutors are…
  • Sep 23

    Miranda Warnings and DUI Arrest

    Miranda Warnings and DUI Arrest
    The routine DUI stop in Palm Beach County, Florida results in the suspected driver being asked many questions. The driver may not have had the privilege of Miranda, the driver’s right to a lawyer before answering any of the police…
Rank this Week: 362

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/
  • Sep 29

    Cornerstone REIT Gets a New Name

    Cornerstone REIT Gets a New Name
    According to SEC records, another Cornerstone REIT has undergone a name change. Cornerstone Core Properties REIT is now called Summit Healthcare REIT. This is the REIT’s second name change.The REIT began as a property fund originally…
  • Sep 26

    Stockbroker Fraud in Pennsylvania

    Stockbroker Fraud in Pennsylvania
    According to the Pocono Record, a former Pennsylvania stockbroker has plead guilty to mail fraud. The charges against Joseph R. Gallardo stem from an investment fraud investigation. Gallardo allegedly persuaded clients to invest in his…
  • Sep 25

    WFG Investments Faces Hefty Fine

    WFG Investments Faces Hefty Fine
    According to InvestmentNews, the Dallas based broker-dealer, WFG Investments Inc., is facing a “global fine” that could cost the firm upwards of $650,000. The report indicates that the Financial Industry Regulatory…
Rank this Week: 130

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/
  • Sep 29

    Ainsworth v. Chandler - Premise Liability Claim Success Hinges on Plaintiff Statu

    Ainsworth v. Chandler - Premise Liability Claim Success Hinges on Plaintiff Statu
    One of the first things our Fort Myers premises liability lawyers will do in reviewing a trip-and-fall case is to determine the legal status of the plaintiff at the time of the incident. That is, was the plaintiff a business invitee? A…
  • Sep 28

    Gallon v. Geico - Could Insurance Agent's Falsehood Double Payment?

    Gallon v. Geico - Could Insurance Agent's Falsehood Double Payment?
    Recently, Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal was tasked with considering whether an insurance agent's misstatement characterizing a customer's coverage could ultimately result in doubling payout for her injured son. Answer? It's…
  • Sep 27

    Boozer v. Stalley - Florida Bad Faith Insurance Claim Hits Setback

    Boozer v. Stalley - Florida Bad Faith Insurance Claim Hits Setback
    Florida's Fifth District Court of Appeal has ruled that attorney-client privileges between an at-fault driver and an insurance defense lawyer are still protected, even in third-party bad faith insurance claims. Car accident injury lawyers…
Rank this Week: 1708

Resort Injury Lawyer Blog

Resort Injury Lawyer Blog

By Matthew Sarelson & John Leighton.

http://www.resortinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1333

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

By Alan Robert Burton.

http://www.bocaratondivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    High Worth Divorces Can be Amicable

    High Worth Divorces Can be Amicable
    In many divorces between celebrities, business moguls, or other individuals with significant assets, the media reports numerous headlines regarding long, drawn-out court battles for property, spousal support, and more. High worth divorces are…
  • Sep 26

    Specifics of the Uncontested Divorce

    Specifics of the Uncontested Divorce
    When most people think of divorce, they may immediately think of long, drawn-out battles in court, with each spouse accusing the other of wrongdoing and fighting for every piece of property and custody of the children. However, the truth is…
  • Sep 24

    Pet Custody Disputes in your Florida Divorce

    Pet Custody Disputes in your Florida Divorce
    Many divorces involve heated custody battles regarding time-sharing with the children between the two parents. Florida law presumes that sharing time and fostering a relationship with both parents is in the best interest of the children,…
Rank this Week: 4112

Suits by Suits

Suits by Suits

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

http://www.suitsbysuits.com/
  • Sep 29

    Show Some Consideration

    Show Some Consideration
    Most law students spend several weeks in a first-year contracts class studying the concept of consideration. Consideration, in essence, is what a contracting party receives in exchange for promising to do something. A promise without…
  • Sep 26

    The Inbox - Liars, Titans and Terror Babies, Oh My!

    The Inbox - Liars, Titans and Terror Babies, Oh My!
    If executives lie and fudge credentials on their resumes, they may find their pantsuits on fire when falsehoods are discovered. For example, the Wall Street Journal recently reported that David Tovar, a top Wal-Mart spokesperson, was…
  • Sep 24

    Foreign Whistleblower Cashes in on Report to SEC

    Foreign Whistleblower Cashes in on Report to SEC
    On September 22, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced its largest award to date under its whistleblower program: $30 million.  The SEC said that the whistleblower, who lives in a foreign country, came to it with valuable…
Rank this Week: 800

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Brod Law Firm.

http://www.sanfranciscoinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Workers’ Compensation Fraud: Unexpected Culprits, Costs, and Links to Health Care Fraud

    Workers’ Compensation Fraud: Unexpected Culprits, Costs, and Links to Health Care Fraud
    Picture a case of workers’ compensation fraud. Chances are if you are like most Americans, the image in your head is a worker who claims to be injured and unable to work, but then goes trail running, competes in weight lifting…
  • Sep 26

    Kentucky Case Example of When Medicare Fraud May Have Cost a Patient’s Life

    Kentucky Case Example of When Medicare Fraud May Have Cost a Patient’s Life
    As San Francisco qui tam lawsuit attorney Gregory J. Brod has pointed out in our blog posts, the problem of Medicare fraud is as pervasive as it is costly to taxpayers and honest enrollees in the Medicare system. Unfortunately, the financial…
  • Sep 26

    A Reminder of Why the Fight to End Distracted Driving Must Continue

    A Reminder of Why the Fight to End Distracted Driving Must Continue
    Distracted driving is a topic we discuss with some regularity here at the Brod Firm. Simply put, we talk about it often because we see it often. We see it in our own travels on the region’s roadways. We also see the tragic…
Rank this Week: 1120

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers brain and other catastrophic injuries . By Leesfield & Partners.

http://www.floridainjurylawyer-blawg.com/
  • Sep 29

    Addressing the Perils of Parasailing - by Ira H. Leesfield

    Addressing the Perils of Parasailing - by Ira H. Leesfield
    Among all water-based recreation activities that Floridians participate in year-round, parasailing has proven to be the most dangerous. By the very nature of parasailing, accidents invariably result in either catastrophic injuries or death. …
  • Aug 13

    4-year-old child killed by dog in Miami

    4-year-old child killed by dog in Miami
    Dog bite cases are among the saddest and most tragic cases when representing victims and families in personal injury cases. Today in Miami, a four year-old was apparently mauled to death by a dog at 12301 SW 230th Street. The details of…
  • Jul 7

    Fatal boating collision on takes four live

    Fatal boating collision on takes four live
    In May, Ira Leesfield underlined the increased dangers in all water-related activities, including boating, during national holidays when he wrote: "Memorial Day boating and water sports highlight safety issues in the Florida keys." This past…
Rank this Week: 2276

Whistleblower Qui Tam Lawyer Blog

Whistleblower Qui Tam Lawyer Blog

Provides updates and commentary on whistleblower cases. By McCabe Rabin, P.A.

http://www.whistleblowerquitamlawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Shire Pharmaceuticals Settles False Claims Act Case

    Shire Pharmaceuticals Settles False Claims Act Case
    Shire Pharmaceuticals, LLC (“Shire”) has agreed to settle two qui tam lawsuits brought by whistleblowers alleging violations of the False Claims Act for allegedly making false and unsupported claims related to Adderall XR,…
  • Sep 25

    Florida Home Health Agency Agrees to Settle Qui Tam Case

    Florida Home Health Agency Agrees to Settle Qui Tam Case
    A Plus Home Health Care, Inc. (“A Plus”), a Ft. Lauderdale home health care agency, and its owners have agreed to settle a qui tam case brought by a whistleblower alleging violations of the False Claims Act and payment of illegal…
  • Sep 16

    Florida Sleep Clinic Settles False Claims Act Case

    Florida Sleep Clinic Settles False Claims Act Case
    The Sleep Medicine Center, Inc. (“Sleep Medicine”) and two physicians, Hubert Zachary and George Restea, have agreed with the federal government to settle allegations initiated by a whistleblower in a qui tam complaint that the…
Rank this Week: 1255

Jax Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Jax Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Richard Landes.

http://www.jaxfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3082

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/
  • Sep 29

    Attorney-Client Privilege in Florida Bad Faith Claim

    Attorney-Client Privilege in Florida Bad Faith Claim
    Florida law allows both first-party and third-party bad faith claims. Insurance companies have a duty to handle and adjust claims in good faith. When they fail to do so, the claimant may have a bad faith claim against them. Since the…
  • Sep 25

    Florida Insurer Liable for Sanctions for Insured’s Misrepresentation

    Florida Insurer Liable for Sanctions for Insured’s Misrepresentation
    The Third District recently decided an insurer’s obligation to pay for sanctions resulting from a misrepresentation in testimony by the insured. This case arose after a vehicle struck two pedestrians. In addition to providing liability…
  • Sep 23

    Florida First Party Bad Faith Claim

    Florida First Party Bad Faith Claim
    Florida law encourages insurers to act in good faith by allowing injury victims to bring “bad faith” claims. In a successful bad faith claim, the injury victim may be able to recover an amount greater than the policy limits.…
Rank this Week: 1845

Florida Estate Planning Lawyer…

Florida Estate Planning Lawyer Blog

Covers estate planning, probate, taxes, elder law, business law and employment law issues. By Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC.

http://www.floridaestateplanninglawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    If a person dies intestate what proof must their children show the court to prove they are the heirs to the estate?

    If a person dies intestate what proof must their children show the court to prove they are the heirs to the estate?
    Most Florida probate courts simply accept the information contained in the pleadings that are filed with the court. These pleadings are usually signed "under penalties of perjury". Some courts (such as Citrus Count and Miami-Dade County)…
  • Aug 25

    Estate Planning: Dealing with your digital death instead of before

    Estate Planning: Dealing with your digital death instead of before
    Portland company WebCease is making waves in the probate and estate-planning community by helping attorneys and grieving families locate the deceased's digital accounts. CEO Glenn Williamson aims to be the first to provide this service to…
  • Aug 18

    Three Documents Every 18-Year-Old Should Sign

    Three Documents Every 18-Year-Old Should Sign
    As most young adults are about to return to college, most parents do not think about the fact that not that their child is 18 they are an adult in the eyes of the law. Deborah Jacobs has written an article on this in Forbes outlining two…
Rank this Week: 918

Panama City Florida Injury Lawyer…

Panama City Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida, personal injury law and insurance coverage issues. By The Pittman Firm, P.A.

http://www.panamacityfloridainjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Child Onboard, Drunk Driver at the Wheel

    Child Onboard, Drunk Driver at the Wheel
    Picture a DUI crash in which a child is injured or even killed. When asked to imagine this tragic scenario, most people probably picture a drunk driver plowing into a family car. There's another scenario, however, one that may be even more…
  • Sep 26

    The Dangerous Temptation of a Reverse Mortgage

    The Dangerous Temptation of a Reverse Mortgage
    You've seen the slick ads using retired politicians and actors, typically grandfatherly figures, touting reverse mortgages. They utter warm, friendly, even comforting invitations to those sixty-two and older to take out reverse mortgages on…
  • Sep 26

    Florida Brain Injury Law Firm on the Danger of Intracranial Hematoma

    Florida Brain Injury Law Firm on the Danger of Intracranial Hematoma
    Often the most serious injuries are hidden to the eye. Intracranial hematomas are a dangerous and potentially deadly category of brain injuries that often stem from a blow to the head, such as from a car accident, motorcycle crash, balcony…
Rank this Week: 722

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI and traffic tickets. By Leifert & Leifert.

http://www.florida-criminal-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Texting and Driving in Florida

    Texting and Driving in Florida
    Texting and driving gets a lot of attention around the country, particularly as a cause of far too many auto accidents and related injuries. In Florida, it is a violation of s. 316.305 of the Florida State Statutes to text while driving,…
  • Sep 25

    Teenagers and Drug Sales: What's the Takeaway?

    Teenagers and Drug Sales: What's the Takeaway?
    Hearing that a 17-year-old was caught selling crack cocaine to an undercover officer might cause one to jump to the conclusion that this individual should spend years in prison. But looking more closely at the situation will show you that…
  • Sep 22

    Children in Hot Cars in Florida

    Children in Hot Cars in Florida
    Over these past few summer months, as temperatures not only in South Florida but also around the country have been soaring, the offense of leaving one's child in a hot car has been getting a lot of attention. From a Georgia man being charged…
Rank this Week: 1687

Florida Probate Litigation

Florida Probate Litigation

Covers corporate trustees, compensation disputes, contested guardianship proceedings, creditors' claims, homestead litigation, will construction litigation, and trust and estates litigation. By Juan C. Antunez.

http://www.flprobatelitigation.com/
Rank this Week: 249

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

Aronberg Law Firm Blog

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

http://aronberglaw.com/blog
  • Sep 29

    Fatal Boynton Crash Leaves 3 Dead and Opens Door to Legal Claim

    Fatal Boynton Crash Leaves 3 Dead and Opens Door to Legal Claim
    A crash in Boynton Beach, Florida (down the street from our office) on Sunday has left three people dead, roadways closed off to traffic, and the Palm Beach community scarred by the tragic accident, which highlights the true dangers…
  • Sep 23

    What your personal injury lawyer needs from you

    What your personal injury lawyer needs from you
    Your time and your lawyer’s time is valuable, and bringing certain items, documents and photos to your first meeting with your lawyer will help the process. Note, it is fine to go to your first meeting if you don’t have…
  • Sep 18

    Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in Florida?

    Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in Florida?
    When somebody passes away due to the willful, reckless or negligent actions of another, their survivors may be able to file what is called a “wrongful death” lawsuit against the responsible parties in an effort to obtain…
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FL PIP Guide

FL PIP Guide

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

http://flpipguide.com/
  • Sep 29

    Text Mining an Emerging Tool in Anti-Fraud Technology

    Text Mining an Emerging Tool in Anti-Fraud Technology
    Insurer use of anti-fraud technology is rising, according to a report released this month by the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud. The study reports that as of 2014 nearly all insurers (95 percent) said they use anti-fraud technology,…
  • Sep 26

    Operation Sledgehammer Arrests another Staged Accident Recruit

    Operation Sledgehammer Arrests another Staged Accident Recruit
    Ricardo Pargas, 49, of West Palm Beach was arrested on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 for his participation in a staged auto crash ring, according to the Sun-Sentinel. Acting on information from Allstate Insurance and the FBI, the Florida…
  • Sep 23

    Special Investigation Units Learn the Latest Techniques to Stay Ahead of Fraudster

    Special Investigation Units Learn the Latest Techniques to Stay Ahead of Fraudster
    The cost of fraud, which has an annual price tag of about $80 billion a year, is substantial to insurers as well as the general public. Special investigation units (SIU) put in place by insurers manage a multitude of ever-changing ……
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LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Sep 29

    Is obesity a disability?

    Is obesity a disability?
    In terms of Social Security disability, obesity is no longer considered by itself to be a severe condition that would prevent you from working. However, when coupled with another condition, an individual’s weight can play a major effect…
  • Sep 26

    6B REQUESTS: Importance of Sending Requested Documentation to Insurance Companie

    6B REQUESTS: Importance of Sending Requested Documentation to Insurance Companie
    What is a 6B request?Insurance companies are always looking for loopholes to deny payment for medically necessary medical treatment. Florida Statutes Section 627.376 (6)(b) is a loophole that was created by the Florida Legislature.A…
  • Sep 24

    What You Don’t Know About The Dangers Of Cruise Line Excursion

    What You Don’t Know About The Dangers Of Cruise Line Excursion
    Cruising is often a great way to get away and relax. These vacations can be fun for the whole family, and they offer a chance to see different parts of the world, including private islands. This is accomplished via the cruise line excursion.…
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South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    New Swimming Pool Regulations in Miami-Dade

    New Swimming Pool Regulations in Miami-Dade
    Swimming pool owners must be compliant with local and state regulations to prevent injuries and insulate against liability. In the event that an owner is in violation of regulations at the time of an accident, the property owner can be held…
  • Sep 19

    Back to School: Preventing University and Campus Injurie

    Back to School: Preventing University and Campus Injurie
    Whether you are sending your first-born off to college for freshman year or you have been through back to school season before, staying abreast of safety concerns can help prevent college campus injuries. No parent wants to think about the…
  • Sep 4

    Payne v. Novartis Pharm. Corp. - Sixth Circuit Allows Failure-to-Warn Claim to Continue

    Payne v. Novartis Pharm. Corp. - Sixth Circuit Allows Failure-to-Warn Claim to Continue
    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recently ruled in favor of a woman seeking damages against a drug manufacturer after she suffered a condition known as "jaw death," attributed to the defendant's medications. She argues the…
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Property Insurance Coverage Law…

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Covers property insurance coverage matters. By Merlin Law Group.

http://www.propertyinsurancecoveragelaw.com/
Rank this Week: 164

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/
Rank this Week: 156

Cyber Crime Lawyer Blog

Cyber Crime Lawyer Blog

Covers topics such as technology and the law, computer forensics and cyber crime defense. By David S. Seltzer.

http://www.cybercrimelawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 28

    What Does Apple’s New Privacy Policy Mean for Florida Cybercrime Defense?

    What Does Apple’s New Privacy Policy Mean for Florida Cybercrime Defense?
    One of the ways authorities identify potential cybercrimes in Florida is by accessing their mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets. However, a recent development at Apple will prevent law enforcement – and Apple itself –…
  • Sep 24

    Former Grand Rapids Pharmacy VP Faces Drug, Child Pornography Charge

    Former Grand Rapids Pharmacy VP Faces Drug, Child Pornography Charge
    Fighting an erroneous Florida cybercrime case can be difficult enough. When additional charges enter the mix, the result is often a longer case and stiffer penalties. Richard Michael Clarke, a former executive at Kentwood Pharmacy in Grand…
  • Sep 15

    Los Angeles Deputy City Attorney’s Child Pornography Arrest

    Los Angeles Deputy City Attorney’s Child Pornography Arrest
    Believe it or not, many people who get arrested and accused of cybercrimes in Florida have no idea that they've committed illegal actions until the police arrive to take them to jail. Such arrests can shock whole families and communities.…
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Blog Droit International par…

Blog Droit International par Cabinet d'Avocat Francophone de Floride

Blog du cabinet d'avocat et conseil juridique francophone, en francais. By Boyer Law Firm, PLLC.

http://avocatflorideblog.com
  • Sep 28

    Ouvrir un Restaurant en Floride

    Ouvrir un Restaurant en Floride
    Ouvrir un restaurant en Floride est devenu une passerelle vers le marché des États-Unis pour de nombreuses entreprises étrangères, en particulier dans le secteur alimentaire. Beaucoup d’entreprises commencent…
  • Sep 21

    Suis-je Admissible pour un Visa L1 ?

    Suis-je Admissible pour un Visa L1 ?
    Le visa L1 permet aux entreprises de transférer des professionnels dans des postes de gestion et de direction de l’une de ses filiales étrangères à un bureau aux Etats-Unis Si l’entreprise ne…
  • Sep 14

    Quel Type d’Entreprise Dois-je Ouvrir pour un Visa E2 ?

    Quel Type d’Entreprise Dois-je Ouvrir pour un Visa E2 ?
    Quand vous présentez une demande de visa d’investisseur E2, l’une des premières choses que vous devez faire est de décider quel genre d’entreprise vous souhaitez démarrer pour obtenir ce visa E2.…
Rank this Week: 420

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/
  • Sep 28

    Anonymous Call Was Not Sufficient to Stop Defendant in Florida

    Anonymous Call Was Not Sufficient to Stop Defendant in Florida
    In Florida, the police are not allowed to stop a vehicle without probable cause to believe the person committed a traffic violation or at least reasonable suspicion of criminal activity. Most stops are easily justified by the police with…
  • Sep 25

    Police Officer Justified in Searching Pill Bottle in Florida Drug Case

    Police Officer Justified in Searching Pill Bottle in Florida Drug Case
    In Florida, the police are not permitted to search a person's belongings unless the police officer has consent to search from someone authorized to provide such consent, the officer has probable cause in certain circumstances or the officer…
  • Sep 22

    Florida Court Finds Government Forfeiture of Home Used to Cultivate Marijuana is Unconstitutional

    Florida Court Finds Government Forfeiture of Home Used to Cultivate Marijuana is Unconstitutional
    The War on Drugs rages on with big government-loving police and prosecutors seeking to take property from citizens for their involvement with the marijuana plant. In a recent case near Jacksonville, Florida, the War on Drugs manifested…
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David M. Benenfeld Blog

David M. Benenfeld Blog

Covers Florida accidents and injury law.

http://www.injurylawservice.com/blog/
  • Sep 28

    What Fort Lauderdale Slip and Fall Victims Need to Know About Pelvic Injurie

    What Fort Lauderdale Slip and Fall Victims Need to Know About Pelvic Injurie
    Most of us walk into a store, restaurant, supermarket, office building, or other business never giving much thought to falling. However, slip and fall accidents in Florida occur far more frequently than you may realize. This is because…
  • Sep 22

    Lithium-Ion Batteries Can Be Linked to Florida Wrongful Death

    Lithium-Ion Batteries Can Be Linked to Florida Wrongful Death
    Lithium-ion batteries can be found around the house from a battery pack in a laptop to a battery used in a remote control car. While someone might not give a second thought to a battery that keeps their laptop or remote control car running,…
  • Sep 17

    What Tourists in an Out-of-Town Car Crash in Florida Should Know

    What Tourists in an Out-of-Town Car Crash in Florida Should Know
    Many tourists flock to Florida to enjoy the sunshine, beaches, and theme parks. While tourists come to the Sunshine State for vacation, there is a chance that a tourist will be involved in a car accident while visiting from out-of-state. If…
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Florida Injury Attorney Blawg

Florida Injury Attorney Blawg

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

http://www.floridainjuryattorneyblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 520

Miami Foreclosure Lawyer Blog

Miami Foreclosure Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy, foreclosure and mortgage mediation. By Jacobs|Keeley, PLLC.

http://www.miamiforeclosurelawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 27

    Middle Class Bears Greatest Burden of Economic Risk

    Middle Class Bears Greatest Burden of Economic Risk
    If there was ever a need for more proof of the gap between America's wealthiest and the rest of us, look no further than the recent bankruptcy of the Trump Plaza and Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. On one hand, there is billionaire Donald…
  • Sep 24

    Florida Foreclosure Decisions Skewed Toward Bank

    Florida Foreclosure Decisions Skewed Toward Bank
    The Sun-Sentinel Editorial Board voiced strong condemnation of Florida's newest "foreclosure rocket docket," part of the state's effort to plow through a backlog of cases in the wake of the housing crisis. The problem was highlighted in a…
  • Sep 20

    Florida's Foreclosure Law Stripping Homeowners of Property Right

    Florida's Foreclosure Law Stripping Homeowners of Property Right
    It began with an effort by Florida's judicial leaders and state legislators to boost the state's economy by sorting through the gargantuan foreclosure backlog and getting these homes back on the market. However, for those trying to hang onto…
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Rubin on Tax

Rubin on Tax

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

http://rubinontax.floridatax.com/
  • Sep 27

    MISSION CREEP COSTS A SECTION 501(c)(3) ORGANIZATION ITS EXEMPTION

    MISSION CREEP COSTS A SECTION 501(c)(3) ORGANIZATION ITS EXEMPTION
    SUMMARY: A change in function of a Section 501(c)(3) organization results in the IRS revoking its exemption. To receive Section 501(c)(3) status, exempt organizations apply for exemption from the IRS. The exemption application provides…
  • Sep 25

    NO INFORMAL ABANDONMENT OF RESIDENCY ALLOWED

    NO INFORMAL ABANDONMENT OF RESIDENCY ALLOWED
      SUMMARY: The Tax Court rules against informal abandonment of resident status. Individuals who are admitted to the US as lawful permanent residents ("green card" holders) are treated as U.S. residents for income tax purposes. Code…
  • Sep 20

    APPLICABLE FEDERAL RATES–OCTOBER 2014

    APPLICABLE FEDERAL RATES–OCTOBER 2014
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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/
Rank this Week: 1707

Miami Florida Bankruptcy Law

Miami Florida Bankruptcy Law

By Jordan E. Bublick.

http://jbublick.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 26

    11th Circuit: Karma, Law and Equity

    11th Circuit: Karma, Law and Equity
    A few days ago, the 11th Circuit  Court of Appeals issued its decision in the case of Airtran Airways, Inc., v. Brenda Elem, et al., case 13-11738 (11th Cir. Sept. 23, 2014). This case involved a situation in which a Georgia attorney…
  • Sep 26

    11th Circuit: "Be Sure Your Sin Will Catch Up with You"

    11th Circuit: "Be Sure Your Sin Will Catch Up with You"
    A few days ago, the 11th Circuit  Court of Appeals issued its decision in the case of Airtran Airways, Inc., v. Brenda Elem, et al., case 13-11738 (11th Cir. Sept. 23, 2014). This case involved a situation in which a Georgia attorney…
  • Sep 24

    Logical Fallacy and the Law: "Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc"

    Logical Fallacy and the Law: "Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc"
    "Post hoc ergo propter hoc" - Latin for the fallacy of reasoning of "after this, therefore because of this."  President Bartlet in this episode from West Wing challenged the 27 lawyers in the room that at least one of them…
Rank this Week: 882