Exploring Liability in Personal Injury Law

When a person becomes injured as a result of someone else’s negligence or recklessness, the person who caused them bodily harm resulting in permanent physical injury is known as the “liable” party.

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Wrongful Death Claims: What Every Beneficiary Must Know After Tragic Loss

Every motion, action, and complaint filed in a courthouse is subject to strictly enforced guidelines that vary based on the state in which they were filed. Florida’s wrongful death statutes are some of the most complex in the nation and require a lawyer that has seen trial over the course of many years to successfully navigate them.

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Alternative Dispute Resolution: Mediation

There are downsides to going down a road that leads to trial. This is why it’s not always the first method of litigation utilized by top lawyers. Experienced lawyers have their client in mind, not getting into a courtroom when it’s unnecessary to do so. That’s when Mediation comes into play.

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Settlements: What Should Accident Victims Expect?

During mediation, a board certified civil trial lawyer will use their years of experience in both the courtroom and in the office to reach an agreement with the opposing party on the amount of compensation that’s fair in regard to their client’s serious injuries. This agreement, and the compensation it provides, is known as a settlement.

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Florida Has Specific Car Accident Laws Drivers Should Know – Part 2

In Part 1 of Florida Has Specific Car Accident Laws Drivers Should Know we briefed our readers with valuable knowledge on “Pure Comparative Negligence” and Florida’s “No Fault” laws in determining the financial aspects of a motor vehicle accident. Whether the accident caused property damage (I.E. the vehicle or personal property such as a fence, mailbox, or…

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2018 Class Action Roundup: Where Are The Top 5 Now?

Our Class Action series spanned numerous articles and touched on all five of the current biggest classes pursuing litigation as of 2018. Now, with 2018 coming to a close, we’ll present a follow-up article on where these “big five” cases currently stand and where they’re set to go going into 2019.

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Helicopter Accidents Are Almost Always Fatal, Avoidable

Mainly used as a rescue vessel for paramedics (“Life Flight”) or as a way to sightsee overheard, most people will never have to travel in a helicopter, and if they choose to, the trip will be short. That’s not a reason to negate safety measures when choosing this mode of transportation.

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Plane Accidents Are Tragic, Unexpected

The question remains, are the advances made in air travel adequate? What do travelers need to know about airplane safety? And what happens if a passenger or their loved one becomes injured while flying?

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