Changes to Florida Laws as of January 1, 2024

Welcome to 2024.   As we usher in the new year, it's essential to stay informed about the latest laws that will come into effect in Florida on January 1, 2024. These laws, passed by the Florida Legislature in 2023, aim to address various aspects of public safety, protection, and...

Holiday Cheers And Holiday Tears: Tips To Avoid Being Hooked By Online Scams

What a wonderful time of year. Sadly along with the holiday spirit that we look forward to all year, comes a huge spike in online scams. 'I never fall for this, ' I downloaded a security app' are common refrains but online scams remind me of Whack-A-Mole: Just when we...

HAD AN ACCIDENT? KNOW THE WHY, HOW AND HOW BEFORE HIRING AN ATTORNEY

With billboard ads on every Florida road and TV ads running every 10 minutes, figuring out if you need an accident lawyer, finding the right one, and figuring out how much it will cost can be purr-fectly confusing. After 40 years and thousands of clients, we've tried to answer these...

5 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT FILING A LAWSUIT

If you’re like most people, filing a lawsuit sounds pretty scary. It conjures images of solemn judges, dark-paneled courtrooms, fancy lawyers, witnesses — and legal bills, so many legal bills. It doesn’t have to be. 5 important facts to consider when you’ve been in an accident, you've been hurt at...

BEWARE CORONAVIRUS SCAMS AND CONS

(Updated 9/23/2020) Cases are being reported of scammers taking advantage of the fear and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. We want to help protect our clients, their families and their businesses from hucksters trying to profit off a national crisis. SCAMS TARGETING SENIORS The FCC has received reports of scams and hoaxes...

A Trustee’s Role in a Bankruptcy Case

Those thinking about filing for bankruptcy understandably have many questions about the process. These inquiries can range from how exactly their debts will be affected to questions about the procedure and players involved in their bankruptcy case. One person who plays a large part in bankruptcy proceedings, and of whom...