When hiring an attorney, how do contingency fees work? Many people avoid retaining, or even speaking with, an attorney because their initial thought is that they cannot afford the services of a lawyer. Often, this is simply not the case. Many attorneys, especially those that practice in personal injury, understand […]
You may wonder how you can recover damages for your injuries if you are injured while a passenger in a car accident in Florida. Thankfully, there are several different avenues available to you to pursue the compensation you deserve. Which option, or combination of options, is best for you depends […]
The pandemic caused by the COVID-19 virus has brought about many changes for the world we live in and negatively impacted the ability of many people to continue earning enough money to pay their rent. However, now that the moratorium is expiring, many of those same people will face eviction. […]
According to a report from Florida Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV), between January 1, 2020, and December 31, 2020, there were 341,333 crashes on Florida roadways. This resulted in 212,535 injuries and 3,347 fatalities. Many of the accidents on Florida roadways lead to litigated cases as insurance companies, and […]
Twenty states in the U.S. have mandatory requirements for uninsured motorist coverage. Unfortunately, Florida is not one of those states. However, although not legally required, it is always in the best interest of motorcyclists to carry as much uninsured motorist coverage as they are able to afford. Unfortunately, failure to obtain this coverage all too often results in injured riders receiving insufficient compensation for their injuries. Tragically, most motorcycle accidents are catastrophic, resulting in outrageous medical bills and death.
People ride motorcycles for various reasons, including cost-efficiency, ease of movement, and the feeling of freedom it brings. However, riding also carries a much higher chance of severe injury or death when an accident occurs. In 2019, motorcycle riders were almost 29 times more likely to die in a crash than occupants of a car. The good news is there are steps motorcyclists can take to prevent these accidents from happening. The most common types of motorcycle accidents we see are related to:
The Oxford dictionary defines a moratorium as a “temporary prohibition of an activity.” Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, both the state of Florida and the federal government issued moratoriums on foreclosures under certain circumstances. Florida’s moratorium expired on October 1, 2020. However, the federal moratorium only recently expired on July 31, 2021, and many homeowners who are still not able to make their mortgage payments are wondering what their next step should be.
It is normal to wonder what will happen to your possessions, such as your home when you pass away. Many people assume their belongings will automatically pass to their next of kin. However, this is not always the case. In order to ensure your loved ones, such as your children, […]
An unexpected illness or injury, the loss of a job, or the death of a loved one are all reasons why some people find themselves unable to meet their financial obligations. But, no matter the reason, being unable to pay your bills can cause undue stress, especially when a debtor […]
Even with careful planning and hard work, life can sometimes deal a bad hand, and you may need help to get back on your feet. When this happens, it is natural to look at the options available to you and consider which ones will best allow you to still provide […]