Florida

May 21, 2017

Florida Supreme Court Upholds Award of Attorney’s Fees in First-Party Insurance Claim

In a recent holding, the Florida Supreme Court held that an insured was entitled to an award of attorney’s fees under Section 627.428 of the Florida […]
May 20, 2017

Florida Workplace Deaths Rise as National Average Falls

While the national average of workplace-related deaths have declined recently, Florida’s workplace fatalities have risen, leading to new concerns about employee safety. Over the most recent […]
May 15, 2017

Florida Tractor-Trailer Accident Kills Drivers of Both Vehicles

A Florida truck driver died in a serious trucking accident on I-75.  According to Florida Highway Patrol, the driver of the at-fault tractor-trailer, a Florida native, […]
May 10, 2017

USAA Settles Florida Auto Insurance Class Action Lawsuit for $39 Million

USAA has agreed to pay $39 million to settle a Florida class action lawsuit that contested the way the insurer reimbursed customers for claims where an […]
May 8, 2017

Florida Leads Nation in Motorcycle Fatalities

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently conducted a study showing that Florida has the highest fatality rate among motorcycle accidents, which increased 30% from 2014 […]
May 5, 2017

Botched Delivery Leads to $33.8 Million Judgment Against Doctor

A Miami Gardens family was just awarded $33.8 million in a medical malpractice case against the Jessie Trice Community Health Center in Miami, after the obstetrician […]
May 4, 2017

Florida Golf Cart Accident Turns Deadly

Authorities are searching for a hit and run driver after a deadly Florida golf cart accident this week, where the driver of a car allegedly struck […]
March 31, 2017

Feel Like Your Car Insurance Company Isn’t on Your Side? You Have Options.

The State of Florida requires that anyone driving a vehicle on Florida roads must maintain certain levels of insurance coverage. Namely, you are required, at minimum, […]
March 20, 2017

Florida Family Awarded $52 Million for Car Accident Injuries

A Florida jury recently awarded a staggering $52 million in damages to a family that were the plaintiffs in an auto negligence lawsuit. Five family members, […]