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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: 411

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…
  • May 1

    What Happens When Your Long-Term Care Claim is Denied?

    What Happens When Your Long-Term Care Claim is Denied?
    According to The American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance, in 2012, more than 8 million Americans have long-term care insurance. People over 80 years old made up more than one-half of the claims opened in 2012. What does long-term…
  • Apr 8

    When your insurer lets you down

    When your insurer lets you down
    If you are like most homeowners, you have paid your insurance premium monthly for as long as you've had your home. Then comes the day when you need to file a claim and your insurance company does everything in their power to avoid paying that…
Rank this Week: 821

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/
  • Aug 20

    Recovery of Geneva Exchange Fund TIC Losse

    Recovery of Geneva Exchange Fund TIC Losse
    Have you suffered investment losses in a Geneva Exchange Fund tenant-in-common (TIC)? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses through a FINRA arbitration claim against the brokerage firm that recommended the…
  • Aug 20

    Investigation into CORE Series 2007 8% Secured Debenture

    Investigation into CORE Series 2007 8% Secured Debenture
    Did you invest in CORE Series 2007 8% Secured Debentures? If so,The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your investment losses. In a letter to shareholders, CORE announced that three apartment complexes, the primary collateral for…
  • Aug 20

    FINRA panel awards damages to broker in promissory note case.

    FINRA panel awards damages to broker in promissory note case.
    According to reports, a former Morgan Stanley broker was ordered to repay almost $1 million in a promissory note case but managed to prevail on a counterclaim and was awarded $100,000 in damages. The report indicates that the counterclaim was…
Rank this Week: 166

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/
  • Aug 20

    Lane v. Ballot - Criminal Acts Can Warrant a Civil Case

    Lane v. Ballot - Criminal Acts Can Warrant a Civil Case
    The criminal and civil justice systems serve inherently different purposes. While the criminal system seeks to penalize a defendant for actions that violate the law, the civil system is designed to offer financial compensation to those who…
  • Aug 12

    Father of Four Killed in Pelican Harbor Boat Crash

    Father of Four Killed in Pelican Harbor Boat Crash
    Throughout summer, boat accidents and tragedies have impacted the lives of victims in the Southern region of Florida and nationwide. Sadly, the majority of boat accidents are preventable, and often caused by negligence, including drunk…
  • Aug 7

    Force v. Am. Family Mut. Ins. - Sorting Which Survivors Are Entitled to Wrongful Death Damage

    Force v. Am. Family Mut. Ins. - Sorting Which Survivors Are Entitled to Wrongful Death Damage
    After the devastating loss of a loved one due to negligence, survivors may conclude a lawsuit seeking damages for wrongful death is in order. One of the first questions that must be answered is who will bring the action. Florida, like many…
Rank this Week: 1495

Sarasota Injury Lawyers Blog

Sarasota Injury Lawyers Blog

Provides personal injury news and tips. By Morgan Dramis.

http://www.sarasotainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Aug 20

    ELDERLY CITIZENS HAVE INCREASED RISK OF A FLORIDA PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT

    ELDERLY CITIZENS HAVE INCREASED RISK OF A FLORIDA PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT
    Florida's pedestrian accident rates are the highest in the nation. Some cities in South Florida have triple the national average of pedestrian accidents. Much of this has to do with the way the roads are designed. Florida's roads were…
  • Aug 15

    REAR-END ACCIDENTS IN SARASOTA AND BRADENTON

    REAR-END ACCIDENTS IN SARASOTA AND BRADENTON
    Rear-end collisions are one of the most common types of motor vehicle accidents. Many personal injury attorneys and doctors refer to rear-end collisions as "whiplash injuries" because whiplash commonly occurs after a Sarasota or Bradenton…
  • Aug 13

    ANOTHER TRAGIC SARASOTA MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

    ANOTHER TRAGIC SARASOTA MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT
    On August 5, 2014, a tragic accident on Clark Road in Sarasota took the life of Richard Schoeneck, a 27 year-old coach at Lakewood Ranch Gymnastics. His 11 year-old passenger, Aniston Jasch, was seriously injured. The accident occurred when…
Rank this Week: 3682

Jax Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Jax Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Richard Landes.

http://www.jaxfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2079

Florida Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Florida Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Covers nursing home abuse. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.floridanursinghomelawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 20

    Gregory v. Cott - Aggression in Alzheimer Patient

    Gregory v. Cott - Aggression in Alzheimer Patient
    Aggression is an unfortunate but well-known side effect for those suffering from Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. A recent California Supreme Court case of Gregory v. Cott held home health care workers, like those in nursing homes,…
  • Aug 15

    Are House Calls a Safer Alternative to Nursing Homes?

    Are House Calls a Safer Alternative to Nursing Homes?
    Nursing home abuse and neglect is rampant in care facilities throughout Southern Florida. Whether your loved one is already in a home or you are considering finding a home for an elderly relative, the choice can be difficult. For many…
  • Aug 6

    Police: Investigation of Nursing Home Sex Abuse in Florida Blocked

    Police: Investigation of Nursing Home Sex Abuse in Florida Blocked
    When police in Daytona Beach received credible information regarding the alleged sexual abuse of an elderly nursing home resident, authorities sought information directly from facility staff. Detectives expected the nursing home…
Rank this Week: 4105

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/
  • Aug 20

    Fewer Cruise Passengers Sail From Seattle

    Fewer Cruise Passengers Sail From Seattle
    King 5 TV reports that there has been a drop in the number of departures of cruise ship and cruise passengers through Seattle. The video below features the Carnival Miracle which arrived back in Seattle after a cruise to Alaska. 805,000…
  • Aug 19

    Haiti to Charge Royal Caribbean Passengers $2 More to Visit Labadee

    Haiti to Charge Royal Caribbean Passengers $2 More to Visit Labadee
    Haiti-Caribbean News Network reports that Haiti will require Royal Caribbean cruise passenger to pay an extra two dollars to visit the cruise line's "private destination" in Labadee. The extra money, to be paid by the cruise passengers and…
  • Aug 17

    Crew Member Disappears From Independence of the Seas: Why No Mention in the Press or Social Media?

    Crew Member Disappears From Independence of the Seas: Why No Mention in the Press or Social Media?
    A crew member disappeared from Royal Caribbean's Independence of the Seas earlier in the week. We were first notified of the crew member's disappearance from another crew member who was concerned about the incident. Today we received…
Rank this Week: 67

Employee Benefits Law Report

Employee Benefits Law Report

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

http://www.employeebenefitslawreport.com
  • Aug 20

    DOL updates missing participant guidance

    DOL updates missing participant guidance
    By Deb Boiarsky On Thursday, the Department of Labor issued a Field Assistance Bulletin updating its prior guidance on locating missing participants. As before, the guidance technically only applies in the context of terminating defined…
  • Aug 11

    Could’ve, would’ve. What should a fiduciary do? Fourth Circuit decision could spell more uncertainty for retirement plan fiduciaries.

    Could’ve, would’ve. What should a fiduciary do? Fourth Circuit decision could spell more uncertainty for retirement plan fiduciaries.
    By Deb Boiarsky Coming on the heels of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Dudenhoeffer decision, which eliminated a pro-fiduciary presumption with respect to company stock holdings in qualified retirement plans, the 4th Circuit issued a…
  • Jul 22

    The Obamacare see-saw — an opposing decision on subsidie

    The Obamacare see-saw — an opposing decision on subsidie
    By Rich McHugh Some days are just more fun that others! Just hours after the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals issued its opinion in Halbig v. Burwell, which held that tax subsidies made available under the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”)…
Rank this Week: 4112

Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers Florida criminal law and DUI news. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.floridacriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Aug 20

    Chris Kattan Gets Probation for Drugged-Driving DUI

    Chris Kattan Gets Probation for Drugged-Driving DUI
    Former Saturday Night Live funnyman Chris Kattan received his sentence six months after he was arrested on suspicion of a DUI. The 43-year-old comedian is required to pay a $500 fine, attend a three-month alcohol program, 104 Narcotics…
  • Aug 18

    Pasco Sheriff’s Uncover Seven Marijuana Grow Houses in New Port Richey

    Pasco Sheriff’s Uncover Seven Marijuana Grow Houses in New Port Richey
    Investigators claim they discovered hundreds of thousands of dollars in marijuana from seven grow houses in Pasco County after they stopped by to check out claims of electric theft. According to reports, the Pasco County Sheriff’s…
  • Aug 13

    ACLU Leader Asks for Federal Review of Polk County Sex Sting

    ACLU Leader Asks for Federal Review of Polk County Sex Sting
    The local chair of American Civil Liberties Union is calling for a federal review of Central Florida’s Internet Crimes Against Children task force. Ret. Army Col. Mike Pheneger, the chair of the Greater Tampa Chapter of the ACLU, said…
Rank this Week: 703

Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog

Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI offenses in Tampa, Florida. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.tampa-dui-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Aug 20

    Justin Bieber Escapes Jail Time in DUI Case

    Justin Bieber Escapes Jail Time in DUI Case
    Pop star Justin Bieber has agreed to a plea deal following a DUI arrest in Miami, Florida earlier this year, which will not include serving any jail time. In exchange for pleading guilty to careless driving and resisting arrest, the state…
  • Aug 14

    ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ Campaign Starts August 15

    ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ Campaign Starts August 15
    Labor Day weekend is just around the corner. For many people, that means an extra day off work, backyard and beach barbecues, visiting with friends and family and the unofficial end of summer. However, with the good comes the bad and…
  • Aug 7

    Phoenix Suns P.J. Tucker Receives 3 days in Jail for ‘Super Extreme DUI’

    Phoenix Suns P.J. Tucker Receives 3 days in Jail for ‘Super Extreme DUI’
    Phoenix Suns wing P.J. Tucker was sentenced to three days in jail as well as 11 days of home detention Monday for a “super extreme” DUI charge dating back to May of this year. Tucker pleaded guilty to the charges after police…
Rank this Week: 1042

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/
  • Aug 20

    JNC announces interviews for district bench

    JNC announces interviews for district bench
    Link here: http://www.flsd.uscourts.gov/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/JNC-NOTICE0001.pdfMore to follow soon. 
  • Aug 19

    Ana Alliegro pleads guilty on eve of trial

    Ana Alliegro pleads guilty on eve of trial
    Curt Anderson, from the AP, covers it here:Less than a week before trial, a onetime close associate of former U.S. Rep. David Rivera pleaded guilty Tuesday to four charges in a long-running campaign finance investigation that also…
  • Aug 18

    House Pizzi vs. House Slaton

    House Pizzi vs. House Slaton
    In addition to the mass chaos this morning because it's the first day of school, there is going to be quite a show over at Miami Lakes City Hall if Michael Pizzi follows through with his promise to appear as Mayor this morning.  Over the…
Rank this Week: 98

Tampa Criminal Lawyer Blog

Tampa Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law news. By Mayberry Law Firm.

http://www.tampacriminallawyer-blog.com/
  • Aug 20

    So You've Violated Your Federal Supervised Release... What now?

    So You've Violated Your Federal Supervised Release... What now?
    Just about every Federal felony carries behind a term of incarceration a period where one is on a probation like status called supervised release. For all intents and purposes supervised release is just like probation in that you will be…
  • Jun 19

    Florida Man Faces Aggravated Assault For Throwing Gasoline On Wife. Tells Police It Was A Joke.

    Florida Man Faces Aggravated Assault For Throwing Gasoline On Wife. Tells Police It Was A Joke.
    Sunrise, Florida man, Khemraj Samlall told law enforcement he was only joking when he allegedly attempted to ignite gasoline that he "accidentally" spilled on his wife and her bed earlier this week. As a result of this claimed joke, Mr.…
  • Jun 16

    Tampa Bay Man Found Guilty of Federal Terrorism Related Charge

    Tampa Bay Man Found Guilty of Federal Terrorism Related Charge
    Kosovo born and now Tampa Bay area resident Sami Osmakac was found guilty last week of the federal crime of attempting to use weapons of mass destruction and knowingly possessing a firearm not registered to him in the National Firearms and…
Rank this Week: 2088

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Brod Law Firm.

http://www.sanfranciscoinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 20

    Back to School Safety: School Bus Accidents & School Transportation Safety

    Back to School Safety: School Bus Accidents & School Transportation Safety
    With commercials for laptop computers and old-fashioned spiral notebooks, not to mention new sneakers and stylish jeans, there’s no question that the time children dread and parents celebrate has arrived – Back to School. As…
  • Aug 18

    Where Health Care Fraud and Government Contracting Fraud Intersect

    Where Health Care Fraud and Government Contracting Fraud Intersect
    Readers of this blog know that our firm is actively working to help combat fraud against our government, including health care fraud and government contracting fraud. Sometimes, these two fields overlap. In this post, we look at a case of…
  • Aug 15

    Variety, Number of Medicare Fraud Schemes Overwhelm Efforts to Collar Them

    Variety, Number of Medicare Fraud Schemes Overwhelm Efforts to Collar Them
    The federal government’s quest to stem the tide of fraud against Medicare has been overmatched by a flood of schemes that have been as widespread as they have been varied. For every case of Medicare fraud the government has cracked, it…
Rank this Week: 1393

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/
  • Aug 20

    3d DCA Watch -- Sorry, We'll Get to that Boring Civil Stuff Next Week!

    3d DCA Watch -- Sorry, We'll Get to that Boring Civil Stuff Next Week!
    The funding came through and they just installed a wash basin/hot tub adjacent to the mechanical room/gym, and one thing led to another, and oh well, that's life in the 305!
  • Aug 19

    Sanctions Motion for Not Proceeding in Arbitration?

    Sanctions Motion for Not Proceeding in Arbitration?
    This nasty dispute between an ex-Steinger, Iscoe attorney and her former PI firm has all the makings of a rollicking ride in district court before Judge D.The judge has already denied a motion to seal the court record, and the defendant has…
  • Aug 18

    Is It Bad When the 11th Circuit Says This About You?

    Is It Bad When the 11th Circuit Says This About You?
    You tell me, they are talking about this guy:All the more troubling is that Pugatch, a sworn officer of the court, actively obstructed Wortley’s efforts to obtain evidence of the plan to file for involuntary bankruptcy. He and his…
Rank this Week: 141

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers Florida criminal law, including DUI and robbery cases. By the Law Offices of Richard Ansara, P.A.

http://www.fortlauderdalecriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Aug 20

    Branson v. Rodriguez-Linares - Domestic Violence Injunction for Cyberstalking

    Branson v. Rodriguez-Linares - Domestic Violence Injunction for Cyberstalking
    A domestic violence injunction is intended in Florida as a means of protecting individuals from harm by those who have previously shown aggression or other dangerous tendencies. Most often, people think of injunctions or restraining orders…
  • Aug 15

    Parker v. State - Florida Drug Conviction Overturned Due to Improperly-Admitted Gun Evidence

    Parker v. State - Florida Drug Conviction Overturned Due to Improperly-Admitted Gun Evidence
    A defendant convicted of multiple drug charges in Fort Lauderdale has had that conviction reversed, and the case remanded for retrial, on the grounds that prejudicial evidence was admitted into in error. Further, Florida's Fourth District…
  • Aug 5

    Villalobos v. State - Florida DUI Manslaughter Conviction Reversed

    Villalobos v. State - Florida DUI Manslaughter Conviction Reversed
    In a case in which a traffic death is alleged to have been caused by a drunk driver, it's imperative for the accused to secure an experienced attorney dedicated to relevant challenges at every phase in the process. One of the most important…
Rank this Week: 1149

Powell & Espat Blog

Powell & Espat Blog

Covers legal rights and important information for consumers regarding the legal system and our jury system in America.

http://mattlaw.com/blog/
  • Aug 20

    Dog Tries To Run And Is Shot Down By Police

    Dog Tries To Run And Is Shot Down By Police
    Not all dogs, or pets, are equal. Assumptions should not be made on the spur of the moment regarding an animal solely on history of someone's perceived opinion. Continue reading →
  • Aug 18

    Recall Is Both Good And Bad For Women

    Recall Is Both Good And Bad For Women
    A class action lawsuit has been filed against the manufacturer of Morcellators, a device commonly used to aid women's health issues, due to concerns of spreading cancer. Continue reading →
  • Aug 15

    Dog to be Euthanized After Attack

    Dog to be Euthanized After Attack
    Sad news from Ohio this week as the fate of a dog was decided. Continue reading →
Rank this Week: 2053

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/
  • Aug 20

    School Sports Injuries and the Enforceability of Waiver

    School Sports Injuries and the Enforceability of Waiver
    School safety law is not confined to transportation issues and we'd be remiss if we left our discussion of school safety at the schoolhouse door. Injuries can occur anytime during the school day and these injuries raise complex legal issues.…
  • Aug 19

    The Consequences of Not Paying Parking Ticket

    The Consequences of Not Paying Parking Ticket
    You've parked in your city or far away from home, maybe in another state, and put money in the meter, but you overstayed the allotted time. Upon your return, a yellow parking ticket is on your windshield. Oh, the temptation to toss it in…
  • Aug 17

    Small Businesses Need Certain Types of Insurance

    Small Businesses Need Certain Types of Insurance
    Small businesses need liability insurance just like individuals do, but their needs are somewhat different. Here's the rundown. Of course, like individuals, they need property insurance for risks like fire and injuries on the property…
Rank this Week: 4972

Disability Insurance Claims Law…

Disability Insurance Claims Law Blog

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

http://www.disabilitylawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1970

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Aug 20

    Power Morcellator Lawsuit

    Power Morcellator Lawsuit
    Sometimes older is better. Sometimes the newest “thing” on the block doesn’t work as well as the old tried and true method. This is true for some cases in new cardiac stents verses bypass surgery, and now we know it’s…
  • Aug 19

    Workers Compensation Laws May Be Changing In Favor of Injured Employee

    Workers Compensation Laws May Be Changing In Favor of Injured Employee
    As a Florida personal injury lawyer, I am frequently contacted by persons who have been injured either at their job site or while working. For the past 80 years or so, Florida employers have enjoyed (for the most part) total immunity from…
  • Aug 18

    Medical Providers: What You Shouldn’t Put Up with from Insurance Companie

    Medical Providers: What You Shouldn’t Put Up with from Insurance Companie
    The 11th Judicial Circuit in and for Dade County recently ruled on an evidentiary issue. This evidentiary issue pertains to affidavits. Black’s Law Dictionary (5th Ed.) defines an affidavit as,“A written or printed declaration or…
Rank this Week: 1698

Ocala Injury Lawyers Blog

Ocala Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law. By Dean Law Firm, LLC.

http://www.ocalainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Aug 20

    Tampa Bay Attorney Dies in Boating Accident

    Tampa Bay Attorney Dies in Boating Accident
    Earlier this month, a prominent Tampa Bay attorney was killed in a boating accident while in Key West on a lobstering trip with a friend.  According to a report by TampaBay.com, the woman and her friend were aboard a 44-foot catamaran…
  • Jul 31

    Police Identify Hit-and-Run Driver Responsible for the Deaths of Three Single Mother

    Police Identify Hit-and-Run Driver Responsible for the Deaths of Three Single Mother
    Earlier this month in St. Petersburg, a tragic accident took the lives of three women, all related and all single mothers with children at home. According to a report by the New York Daily News, the women were all in a car together, driving…
  • Jul 30

    Two Killed in Rear-End Florida Semi-Truck Accident

    Two Killed in Rear-End Florida Semi-Truck Accident
    Earlier this month in Winter Garden, Florida, a semi-truck driver and his passenger were both killed when the driver of that truck rear ended another semi-truck as it was pulling onto the highway. According to a report by a local news source,…
Rank this Week: 2711

Daytona Beach Injury Lawyer Blog

Daytona Beach Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.daytonabeachinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 20

    Pool Owners, Manufacturers, Could be Liable for Injurie

    Pool Owners, Manufacturers, Could be Liable for Injurie
    Summer in Florida is prime time for pool fun. However, our Daytona pool injury lawyers recognize the potential for danger is great, particularly where children are concerned. Recently, the family of a 7-year-old Florida boy electrocuted in…
  • Aug 12

    Child Drownings in Florida Persist Through Summer

    Child Drownings in Florida Persist Through Summer
    Tragedy has gripped a family in northern Florida after the drowning death of a 4-year-old girl in the family's pool occurred at a gathering where 19 people were present. Authorities believe the child slipped away and was reaching for an…
  • Aug 8

    Wrongful Deaths in Police Custody Warrant Accountability, Compensation

    Wrongful Deaths in Police Custody Warrant Accountability, Compensation
    There is no question law enforcers and corrections officers have a difficult job, constantly balancing concerns of public safety with the rights of the accused. However, our Daytona Beach wrongful death lawyers have noted a number of recent…
Rank this Week: 1278

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/
  • Aug 20

    Brouwer v. Sisters of Charity – Common Knowledge Exception in Medical Malpractice Litigation

    Brouwer v. Sisters of Charity – Common Knowledge Exception in Medical Malpractice Litigation
    The vast majority of Florida medical malpractice cases require early investment in an expert witness who can substantiate assertions that the defendant health care provider breached the acceptable standard of care for his or her field of…
  • Aug 18

    Carman v. Tinkes – Cause of Crash Critical to Damage Recovery

    Carman v. Tinkes – Cause of Crash Critical to Damage Recovery
    In recovering damages for injuries or deaths resulting from an auto accident, details regarding the cause of the crash are going to be critical to determining not only the eligible amount of financial compensation, but whether it can be…
  • Aug 18

    Stratton v. Wallace – Graves Defense in Fatal Crash Case Rejected

    Stratton v. Wallace – Graves Defense in Fatal Crash Case Rejected
    There is a provision of federal law that bars a claim of vicarious liability against rental car companies in cases where a customer/driver negligently causes a traffic crash resulting in injury or death. The so-called “Graves…
Rank this Week: 1015

Hill & Ponton Blog

Hill & Ponton Blog

Covers social security and veterans disability law.

http://www.hillandponton.com/blog/
  • Aug 20

    Suicide, Depression, and the VA: The Sad Truth & Navigating the Disability Proce

    Suicide, Depression, and the VA: The Sad Truth & Navigating the Disability Proce
    With the recent death of actor and comedian Robin Williams, once again the issues of mental health, depression, and suicide are making a resurgence in our national discourse. In the last few hours, I have watched countless programs discussing…
  • Aug 19

    BAD MEDICINE—VA C&P exam

    BAD MEDICINE—VA C&P exam
    So you feel your C&P exam did not go well. What to do now? You left your C&P exam and you have a bad feeling about it. What can you do? You, as a veteran, have a few outlets to examine. First of all, let’s not panic. To start,…
  • Aug 18

    Veteran’s Guide to Exposure to Radiation and Magnetic Fields (Part One)

    Veteran’s Guide to Exposure to Radiation and Magnetic Fields (Part One)
    Veterans are often exposed to radiation from many different sources. A Nuclear Technician on a submarine might be the first thing that comes to mind, but what about an Electronics Technician? Radarman? An Infantryman? A dental technician?…
Rank this Week: 4058

Jacksonville Divorce Lawyer Blog

Jacksonville Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida family law. By A. James Mullaney.

http://familylawjax.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 20

    What to do when DNA proves you are NOT the father and you are paying child support

    What to do when DNA proves you are NOT the father and you are paying child support
    A recent headline from England caught my attention: Man can't get refund on £31,000 child support payments despite DNA proving he's NOT fatherIn the story, a man is seeking a refund from the government of the child support he paid for a…
  • Aug 4

    More to being in Contempt than not Paying

    More to being in Contempt than not Paying
    There is more to being in civil contempt than simply not paying your support obligations (child support or alimony).First, the Court must find that there is a valid order for support that has been unpaid. This is usually the easy part of the…
  • Aug 1

    Alimony calculation

    Alimony calculation
    In Florida, there is no formula for the calculation of alimony like there is for child support. While different judges can come up with different alimony awards, there are some boundaries. For instance, when awarding alimony to a Wife, the…
Rank this Week: 3424

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: 2612

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: 732

David M. Benenfeld Blog

David M. Benenfeld Blog

Covers Florida accidents and injury law.

http://www.injurylawservice.com/blog/
  • Aug 20

    How to Prepare Proof for a Wrongful Termination Suit

    How to Prepare Proof for a Wrongful Termination Suit
    When you’ve been fired or think you might be terminated from your job for reasons you believe are improper, you need to take action to protect your rights. While consulting with an attorney is important, there are a few wrongful…
  • Aug 19

    What Drivers Should Know About Ghost Bike Memorials in South Florida

    What Drivers Should Know About Ghost Bike Memorials in South Florida
    When a fatal car crash occurs, a white cross is often left at the side of the road as a memorial for the deceased driver. Likewise, when a fatal bike crash takes place, a white painted bicycle is often placed at the crash site to represent…
  • Aug 15

    How to Understand Your Ft Lauderdale Truck Accident

    How to Understand Your Ft Lauderdale Truck Accident
    Car accidents between two or more passenger vehicles can be catastrophic, but collisions that involve commercial trucks can be devastating when someone is hurt. Due to a truck’s greater weight, the injuries are far more severe,…
Rank this Week: 129

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/
  • Aug 20

    Cyber Attack at Community Health Systems Affects 4.5 Million Patients-Could This be a New Trend?

    Cyber Attack at Community Health Systems Affects 4.5 Million Patients-Could This be a New Trend?
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar  in Health Law On August 18, 2014, Community Health Systems, a Tennessee-based hospital chain that has 206 hospitals in 29 states, announced that its…
  • Aug 14

    Watch Out for Legal Pitfalls Associated with Telemedicine

    Watch Out for Legal Pitfalls Associated with Telemedicine
    By Lance O. Leider, J.D., The Health Law Firm With all the new technologies, mobile medical applications, expansion of access to health care under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and the emphasis on quality care, telemedicine is at the…
  • Aug 7

    The RACs, They’re Back! The Return of Medicare Recovery Audit

    The RACs, They’re Back! The Return of Medicare Recovery Audit
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law All good things must come to an end. This includes the two-month hiatus from Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) that healthcare professionals…
Rank this Week: 1849

Lakeland Florida Injury Lawyer…

Lakeland Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida injury law. By Rivas Law Group, LLC.

http://www.rivaslawgroup.com/blog/
  • Aug 20

    Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer Looks at 8 Symptoms of a TBI

    Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer Looks at 8 Symptoms of a TBI
    Tweet Every year, 1.5 million Americans experience a traumatic brain injury (TBI), ranging from mild concussions to more serious damage that results in death. These injuries occur due to some kind of external force, such as a bike rider…
  • Aug 13

    Negligent Security: When Is the Property Owner Liable?

    Negligent Security: When Is the Property Owner Liable?
    Tweet Sometimes an accident or crime that occurs on another person’s property is more than just “bad luck.” When you are invited onto another person’s property, either explicitly or implicitly (as in the case of a…
  • Aug 6

    Motorcycle Attorney Urges Riders to Watch Out for Left Turn

    Motorcycle Attorney Urges Riders to Watch Out for Left Turn
    Tweet Whether you’re driving a car or riding a motorcycle, you should already know that when you’re making an unprotected left turn (a left turn on a green light without an arrow, or a left turn on a street without ……
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Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.miamipersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 19

    Motorcycle Helmets Save Lives During Left Turn Motorcycle Accident

    Motorcycle Helmets Save Lives During Left Turn Motorcycle Accident
    Many of our Miami motorcycle accident attorneys ride for pleasure or to commute, so we know that left turn motorcycle accidents are particularly common. Motorcycle crashes involving a left turn usually involve a car executing a turn across…
  • Aug 14

    Anatomy of a Left Turn Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit in Florida

    Anatomy of a Left Turn Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit in Florida
    While some riders might think that all personal injury attorneys are equally qualified to handle a left turn motorcycle accident, the most effective motorcycle collision claims are presented by attorneys who have experience with two-wheeled…
  • Aug 6

    Fatal Florida Motorcycle Accidents: Substance Impaired Drivers Pose a Serious Danger to Rider

    Fatal Florida Motorcycle Accidents: Substance Impaired Drivers Pose a Serious Danger to Rider
    Drivers impaired by an intoxicating substance like drugs or alcohol pose a serious accident risk to everyone else on the road. However, motorcyclists are particularly vulnerable to being injured or killed in a collision caused by a drunk…
Rank this Week: 2361

South Florida Estate Planning Law

South Florida Estate Planning Law

Covers South Florida estate planning, probate and tax law issues. By David Shulman.

http://www.sofloridaestateplanning.com/
  • Aug 19

    Gizmodo Gets Everything About the Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act Wrong

    Gizmodo Gets Everything About the Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act Wrong
    As I’ve written recently, the Uniform Law Commission approved the Uniform Fidicuary Access to Digital Assets Act. The act can be found on the Committee’s website, along with supplmenetal material, such as prior drafts, comments,…
  • Aug 3

    I am now Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Wills, Trusts, and Estate

    I am now Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Wills, Trusts, and Estate
    Forgive me if you will, a bragging post. As of August 1, I am Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Wills, Trusts, and Estates. Most of what is below comes from the Florida Bar website and materials. Board certification recognizes…
  • Jul 17

    Uniform Law Commission Approves Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act

    Uniform Law Commission Approves Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act
    I’ve written before about finding and having access to your “digital assets” and online accounts after death. Well there is a development that will hopefully make this process a bit easier. The Uniform Law…
Rank this Week: 1416

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

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

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 19

    VOTE FOR JUDGE RODNEY SMITH

    VOTE FOR JUDGE RODNEY SMITH
    Before we begin, Monroe County State Attorney Cathy Vogel says we were mistaken and she wasn't the ASA in the murder case we referenced in the prior post.  To that end, we have edited the post to remove any reference to her. Long…
  • Aug 17

    INFORMATION AND DISINFORMATION

    INFORMATION AND DISINFORMATION
    In preparation for the battle of Midway, Admiral Nimitz had a decision to make: did his intelligence code-breakers successfully break the Japanese code and correctly discern that Midway was Japanese Admiral Yamamoto's next target? If Nimitz…
  • Aug 15

    AMERICA 2014: THE MORE THINGS CHANGE....

    AMERICA 2014: THE MORE THINGS CHANGE....
    FERGUSON, MISSOURI, 2014. LEFT: FERGUSON MISSOURI, 2014. RIGHT: BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA, 1963LEFT: FERGUSON, MISSOURI, 2014. RIGHT: ALABAMA HIGHWAY PATROL,  BIRMINGHAM, 1963.FERGUSON, MISSOURI, 2014TIANANMEN, SQUARE, CHINA, 1989.Site…
Rank this Week: 164

Llabona Law Blog

Llabona Law Blog

Covers Florida family law issues.

http://www.llabona.com/blog/
  • Aug 19

    Racism Concerns Stunt Domestic Adoption

    Racism Concerns Stunt Domestic Adoption
    Florida’s international adoption rates are on the upswing. While it’s welcome news for adoptive parents in Canada, the uptick is more worrisome in America. According to adoption officials, Floridian mothers – citing very…
  • Aug 9

    Florida Woman Fighting Same Sex Ban for Preventing Her Divorce

    Florida Woman Fighting Same Sex Ban for Preventing Her Divorce
    Marriage rights for homosexuals have been a hot topic for a number of years now. Florida, which fairly easily passed a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage back in 2008, has been dragged back into the fight by one Florida woman, but…
  • Aug 3

    Paying Child Support for a Grandchild?

    Paying Child Support for a Grandchild?
    A Florida grandmother recently found herself on the hook for thousands of dollars in child support, for a child that is not hers. Avon Park resident Vickie Holsey started having issues in July 2013, when a court order required her to pay…
Rank this Week: 3819

Clearwater Criminal Defense…

Clearwater Criminal Defense Attorney

Covers Florida criminal law. By Robert Hambrick.

http://notguiltyflorida.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 19

    FIVE THINGS TO DO WHEN YOU SEE POLICE MISCONDUCT IN FLORIDA

    FIVE THINGS TO DO WHEN YOU SEE POLICE MISCONDUCT IN FLORIDA
    If that noise in the cellar is just another officer drinking some of your best wine, then maybe it's time to consider some aspects of officer misconduct. In Florida we don't have many wine cellars at least not located under…
  • Aug 16

    Why American Law Enforcement Wages War Against U

    Why American Law Enforcement Wages War Against U
    The current crisis of police violence, gamesmanship and civil rights violations in Ferguson, Missouri - of all places - brings to light the guiding militaristic 'win at all costs' operational guidepost of American law enforcement.…
  • Aug 11

    Federal Judge Arrested For Second Domestic Battery Should Resign Or Be Impeached

    Federal Judge Arrested For Second Domestic Battery Should Resign Or Be Impeached
    A federal judge on vacation was released on bail after being represented by the public defender's office at his initial appearance for domestic battery this weekend. Beyond the fact that any judge - particularly a federal judge - should have…
Rank this Week: 1448

About Florida Law

About Florida Law

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

http://aboutfloridalaw.com
Rank this Week: 802

New Miami Blog

New Miami Blog

Focuses on including international arbitration, real estate investment and land development, financing, foreign investment and tax, Miami’s new zoning code (Miami 21), public-private partnerships, hospitality, and construction in Miami, Florida. By Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP.

http://www.newmiamiblog.com/
  • Aug 19

    Foreign Investors Still Stimulating Miami’s Real Estate Boom

    Foreign Investors Still Stimulating Miami’s Real Estate Boom
    Miami, once the poster child for the recent housing bubble and subsequent crash, now has the strongest housing market in the U.S. and is one of the exclusive high-end real estate “export” economies in the world. This remarkable…
  • Aug 15

    The Port of Miami Tunnel is Open!

    The Port of Miami Tunnel is Open!
    The Port of Miami Tunnel’s opening on Sunday, August 3, 2014 marked a rousing day for Miami. Not just because police cruiser sirens, motorcyclists and tractor trailers inaugurated new, underwater lanes for thousands of vehicles to soon…
  • Aug 13

    Use of Phased Permits on the Rise

    Use of Phased Permits on the Rise
    As cranes tower over Miami in the post-recession development upswing, developers are once again using phased permits to expedite construction while awaiting approval for building permits. Section 105.13 of the Florida Building Code authorizes…
Rank this Week: 1279

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Florida personal injury law. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.citrusinjuryattorney.com/
  • Aug 19

    One Killed, Two Seriously Injured in Single-Vehicle Collision Near Inverne

    One Killed, Two Seriously Injured in Single-Vehicle Collision Near Inverne
    A 29-year-old woman was killed late Thursday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash just south of Inverness. The crash occurred at 5:05 p.m. on Pleasant Grove Road, just north of the intersection with Hillsdale Lane. The driver of a 1989 Honda…
  • Aug 14

    Truck Crashes into Back of School Bus in Homosassa

    Truck Crashes into Back of School Bus in Homosassa
    One Citrus County student was taken to a local hospital for observation Friday morning after a truck rammed into the back of a school bus. According to the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, a truck crashed into the back of the bus on…
  • Aug 5

    Citrus Teen Dies in Drowning Accident Off Coast of Hernando County

    Citrus Teen Dies in Drowning Accident Off Coast of Hernando County
    A Citrus County teenager drowned last week while diving with friends off the Hernando County coast. According to investigators, the teen and his friends were about 17 miles off the coast when he dove in the water and never came back up for…
Rank this Week: 3710

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Aug 19

    Motorcyclist Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries in St. Pete Crash

    Motorcyclist Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries in St. Pete Crash
    A 54-year-old motorcyclist was seriously injured on Sunday evening after an intersection collision on St. Pete Beach. According to reports, a 54-year-old motorcyclist from Kenneth City was driving a 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle west on…
  • Aug 11

    Man Struck by Truck and Killed in Tampa Intersection

    Man Struck by Truck and Killed in Tampa Intersection
    A man was killed early Monday after he walked into the path of an oncoming pickup truck in Tampa, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The man was struck along 50th Street just north of Palm River Road at 4:27 a.m. Troopers believe a…
  • Aug 4

    Adult, Baby Killed in I-4 Minivan Crash in Tampa

    Adult, Baby Killed in I-4 Minivan Crash in Tampa
    An adult and an infant were killed and two children were critically injured after a minivan travelling on Interstate 4 exited the roadway and crashed. A 2008 Hyundai Entourage was heading west on the highway, west of County Road 579, around…
Rank this Week: 2843

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.floridapersonalinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Aug 19

    Cyclist Struck and Killed by Garbage Truck

    Cyclist Struck and Killed by Garbage Truck
    A bicyclist was killed Wednesday after being hit by a garbage truck, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Officials with Palm Beach County Fire Rescue believe the crash happened at around 9:50 a.m. near Old Boynton Beach Road and…
  • Aug 12

    DirecTV Sued by Texas Family Over Sex Offender Who Came Into Their Home: What Would Happen in the State of Florida?

    DirecTV Sued by Texas Family Over Sex Offender Who Came Into Their Home: What Would Happen in the State of Florida?
    A Dallas family has filed a lawsuit against satellite television provider DirecTV following an incident where a man making a service call at their home was found to be a registered sex offender who took photos of their 12-year-old daughter.…
  • Aug 7

    Johnson & Johnson Pulls Laparoscopic Power Morcellators from Market

    Johnson & Johnson Pulls Laparoscopic Power Morcellators from Market
    Johnson & Johnson is asking doctors to return its laparoscopic power morcellators, due to the fact that these controversial surgical devices may have inadvertently spread cancer in women being treated for uterine growths called fibroids.…
Rank this Week: 496

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/
  • Aug 19

    Beyond the Rent Roll – Retail Lease Agreement

    Beyond the Rent Roll – Retail Lease Agreement
    Authored by Heather S. Nason of Rogers TowersCommercial mortgage lenders of non-owner occupied property need to be adept at reviewing leases to protect themselves from risk.  Although the rent roll is a useful tool, some lenders learned…
  • Aug 14

    Usury in Florida: Are Late Fees Usurious?

    Usury in Florida: Are Late Fees Usurious?
    Authored by Scott J. Kennellyand Janet C. Owens of Rogers TowersWhen borrowers default under the terms of their loans, lenders often, in accordance with the loan documents, can assess late fees against the borrower.  When lenders assess…
  • Aug 12

    Discharging the Brunner Test: Student Loan Debt in Bankruptcy

    Discharging the Brunner Test: Student Loan Debt in Bankruptcy
    Authored by Scott St. Amandand J. Ellsworth Summers, Jr. of Rogers TowersTwenty-seven years ago the Second Circuit was faced with a debtor who proposed to use the Bankruptcy Code to avoid her student loan debt – only five months after…
Rank this Week: 3840

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: 447

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer…

Florida Probate Litigation Lawyer Blog

Cover Florida probate litigation. By Chepenik & Trushin LLP.

http://www.floridaprobatelitigationlawyer.com/
  • Aug 19

    Do You Have a Claim for Tortious Interference With an Expected Inheritance?

    Do You Have a Claim for Tortious Interference With an Expected Inheritance?
    Tortious interference with an expected inheritance occurs when someone intentionally prevents, through fraud, duress, or other tortious means, another person from receiving an inheritance or gift that other person otherwise would have…
  • Aug 12

    Do Not Forget Your Digital Assets in the Cloud

    Do Not Forget Your Digital Assets in the Cloud
    When you think of your “assets,” what are the first things that come to mind? Likely, your tangible assets: your home, car, cash, furniture, documents, clothes, etc. Not surprisingly, people often forget or do not realize that…
  • Jul 25

    Giving Art

    Giving Art
    Hippocrates wrote, “vita brevis, ars longa.” Translated, this means “life is short, art is long.” It is a common reference to how time limits life and how art may prolong those limits. In an article that explores…
Rank this Week: 1769

The Health Law Firm Blog

The Health Law Firm Blog

Covers legal issues impacting health care providers and professionals, including Medicare and Medicaid audits and fraud, pain management regulations, professional licensing, and clinical privileges. By George F. Indest III.

http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com/blog/
  • Aug 19

    Warning: Texting Patients' Sensitive Information Could Have Serious Consequence

    Warning: Texting Patients' Sensitive Information Could Have Serious Consequence
    By Lance O. Leider, J.D., The Health Law Firm I regularly lecture to residents and interns of local hospital residency programs. I like to discuss life skills for health care professionals that they may not learn in a classroom. At the…
  • Aug 12

    As a Health Care Professional in Florida, You Need to Stay In the Know on Medical Marijuana

    As a Health Care Professional in Florida, You Need to Stay In the Know on Medical Marijuana
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law During the 2014 session, the Florida legislature passed Senate Bill 1030 or the Compassionate Medical Cannabis Act of 2014. The bill was signed…
  • Aug 5

    Stay Sharp and Aware: Employee Embezzlement in the Medical Field - Part 2

    Stay Sharp and Aware: Employee Embezzlement in the Medical Field - Part 2
    By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law Embezzlement should be a concern to all healthcare facilities , medical practices and business owners . Part one of my embezzlement…
Rank this Week: 1034

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
  • Aug 19

    The Ultimate Road Project [INFOGRAPHIC]

    The Ultimate Road Project [INFOGRAPHIC]
    Infrastructure spending is on the increase in the United States, and Florida is not being left behind. Expected to start at the end of this year, this major road project entails 21 miles of construction, reconstructing I-4 from West of…
  • Aug 12

    Notice to owner not required

    Notice to owner not required
    Knowledgeable contractors are aware that they must file a Notice to Owner before they can ever file a Claim of Lien on those jobs where they don’t have a direct contractual relationship with the owner. But what if the owner transfers…
  • Aug 5

    Arbitration award commotion

    Arbitration award commotion
    It has always been possible to argue (albeit with difficulty and often with little success) that an arbitration award should be vacated because it manifestly disregards the law. However, lately, more and more construction lawyers are relying…
Rank this Week: 2781