Monthly Archives: July 2015


Auto Accidents Can Affect Insurance Rates Long After Claim is Settled

An auto accident can stay on your motor vehicle record for years, but the precise amount of time varies by state, as well as any violations of law related to the accident.  For example, in Florida, a motor vehicle accident can stay on your driving record for three to five years, if you were issued

New Decision on Florida Medical Malpractice Damages Caps

Leading up to the case of Estate of McCall v. United States, 134 So. 3d 894 (Fla. 2014), Michelle McCall received prenatal care at a United States Air Force clinic.  Unfortunately, she later died from severe blood loss resulting from the birth of her child.  Plaintiffs filed an action against the United States under the

Jury Awards $24 Million in Riverside Hotel Cabana Crash

A jury awarded $24 million to the husband of a pregnant woman who was killed in 2012 when a car driven by Rosa Rivera Kim crashed into their cabana at the Riverside Hotel in Fort Lauderdale. The judgment was awarded to Michael Demella, husband of Alanna, for the tragedy that occurred while the young couple