Posts by Shaked Law Firm

Punitive Damages and the Importance in Personal Injury Cases

Expert witnesses and demonstrative aides are all part of an experienced lawyer’s “legal toolbox”; Board Certified lawyers keep their “toolbox” fully stocked and organized, even if they may not utilize every “tool” in every case. The rationale behind this is simple: a Board Certified lawyer knows that a well-prepared, carefully presented case is the only way to ensure their client is compensated for what may be a lifetime of pain and suffering caused by the negligent actions of another.

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Defective Products and the Law: It’s Not the Consumer’s Fault

Product Liability Law is a broad definition for a specific area of the law. It includes, but is not limited to, the legal rules consisting of who’s responsible for defective or inherently dangerous products or services provided to the public. Defective products used in a reasonable manner but still cause injury are never the fault of the consumer.

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Nursing Home Abuse: Florida’s Senior Population is Vulnerable

While visiting grandparents or elderly relatives at a nursing home or an assisted living facility, reminiscing and enjoying a meal or activity as a family, we want to know our loved one is receiving the best care. The last thing on our mind should be that someone could be causing an elderly loved one harm, neglecting them, abusing them, or that they’re suffering in any way at the hands of those assigned to care for them.

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Florida’s Rise in Truck Accidents Can Be Avoided, and Here’s How

It should be clear: safe driving practices are anything but child’s play, and everyone’s responsibility. It becomes a public safety hazard when other drivers haven’t familiarized themselves with, or simply choose to ignore the rules of the road when finding themselves sharing it with a large truck.

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