Fort Lauderdale

March 21, 2016

Same-Sex Spouses Still Not Recognized on Birth Certificates in Florida

Despite the fact that same-sex couples go through the ups and downs of experiencing pregnancy just as their heterosexual counterparts, they must face the additional hardship […]
February 11, 2016

Legislation Proposed to Repeal Red-Light Cameras

As many South Floridians can attest to, red light cameras located at intersections throughout the region have produced thousands of citations for everything from blatantly blowing […]
February 1, 2016

Florida House of Representatives Passes Bill to Regulate Uber and other Ride-Sharing Services

The Florida House recently passed a bill regulating “transportation network companies” such as Uber and Lyft, mandating insurance and various other requirements. Included in the legislation […]
February 1, 2016

Woman Dies in Crash Involving Police Officer

A woman died after a police officer-involved automobile accident in Pembroke Pines on January 27, 2016.  The accident occurred just after 2 a.m. at the intersection […]
January 28, 2016

Consolidated PIP Cases to be heard by Florida Supreme Court

The Florida Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by a large auto insurer in a dispute about fees paid to health providers who treated […]
January 20, 2016

Should Florida Patients with Minor Injuries Be Put Through CT and MRI Scans?

A recent study suggests that more and more people with minor injuries are increasingly being given CT Scans despite widespread efforts to reduce the unnecessary use […]
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 […]