Florida

January 18, 2016

New Auto Insurance Legislation Could Lead to More Fraud

A minor change in Florida’s new auto insurance legislation could potentially have a big impact on the state’s drivers, including the possibility of increased fraud. Since […]
January 12, 2016

Expert Testimony Law to be Fought

In 2013 the Florida Legislature moved to require Florida state courts to use the same standards utilized by federal courts in determining whether expert testimony can […]
January 12, 2016

Florida Legislators Undertake Fantasy Sports Bill

With daily fantasy sports sites under fire throughout the country, a Florida House Panel will take up a piece of legislation that would essentially protect fantasy […]
December 31, 2015

The End of No-Fault Insurance in Florida?

State lawmakers are contemplating ending Florida’s no-fault auto insurance system.  A new law could nix the current system in 2019 and is being done in response […]
December 31, 2015

Florida Supreme Court Denies Workers Comp Challenge

The Florida Supreme Court has rejected a lawsuit that called into question the constitutionality of the state’s workers’-compensation insurance system. Justices declined to hear a Miami-Dade […]
December 3, 2015

Are the Drug Companies Overstimulating us with TV Ads?

The New York Times has recently published an editorial concerning the seemingly endless television advertisements from drug manufacturers claiming to ease all sorts of our potential […]
November 23, 2015

Snowbirds Should Double-Check Auto Coverage

Recent studies have revealed that many snowbirds who drive to warmer states throughout the winter may not have the auto insurance coverage they need as they […]
November 20, 2015

South Florida Bank Accused of Taking Part in Auto Insurance Fraud Scheme

A local bank manager in West Palm Beach noticed “unsophisticated” looking people routinely cashing $8,000 checks from a medical clinic and alerted the bank’s security about […]
November 20, 2015

Lawsuit Alleges Packaging Error led to Unplanned Pregnancies

A group of more than 100 women who purportedly ingested birth control pills that had been packaged incorrectly by the manufacturer, is seeking millions in damages. […]