Personal Injury Blog

Who Gets the Money in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

The money awarded in a wrongful death lawsuit generally goes to the deceased person’s immediate family members who were financially dependent on them. This includes the surviving spouse, minor children, and other relatives like parents who relied on the deceased for support. Dealing with the unexpected death of a loved one is emotionally devastating, made… Read More

Read more: Who Gets the Money in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?
Who Gets the Money in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

Individual Personal Injury Claims vs. Class Action Lawsuits

There are many types of personal injury lawsuits. Most injury cases, settlements, and verdicts fit into one of three categories: an individual lawsuit, a class action lawsuit, or a multi-district litigation (MDL). Understanding the different types of lawsuits help potential claimants to better comprehend how the litigation process may affect them in case they’ve been… Read More

Read more: Individual Personal Injury Claims vs. Class Action Lawsuits
Individual Personal Injury Claims vs. Class Action Lawsuits

What is Recoverable Depreciation on an Insurance Claim?

What is Recoverable Depreciation on an Insurance Claim? Recoverable depreciation on an insurance claim is the additional amount an insurance company pays beyond the actual cash value to cover the full replacement cost of an insured item that has been repaired or replaced after a covered loss. Recoverable depreciation is a concept used in insurance… Read More

Read more: What is Recoverable Depreciation on an Insurance Claim?

How to File a Claim with the Other Driver’s Insurance

If you are involved in a car accident in Florida and another driver was at fault, you will need to file an insurance claim with the other driver’s insurance company. An insurance claim filed to another driver’s insurance policy is a third-party insurance claim. Florida law applies different requirements to third-party insurance claims. For help… Read More

Read more: How to File a Claim with the Other Driver’s Insurance

What to Do if the At Fault Driver’s Insurance Won’t Pay?

,

If you are the at-fault driver and your insurance company won’t pay for the damages or injuries you caused, you may face some serious consequences. Being in a car accident that was your fault is a stressful situation and it becomes even more complicated if your insurance company refuses to settle with the other party.… Read More

Read more: What to Do if the At Fault Driver’s Insurance Won’t Pay?

How Telehealth Increases the Risk of Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Concerns for Doctors Offering Telehealth Remote Services In recent years, especially in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth has transformed the healthcare landscape, allowing for convenient access to medical consultations from the comfort of your own home. This innovative technology continues to expand, though it does raise important questions about the legal implications,… Read More

Read more: How Telehealth Increases the Risk of Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Law Amended by Florida Supreme Court

In a pivotal move with far-reaching implications, the Florida Supreme Court has recently amended the rules governing appellate procedures, allowing defendants to appeal a motion to dismiss a medical malpractice suit based on plaintiff expert qualifications even before a trial concludes. While proponents assert that this alteration will expedite legal proceedings and curtail litigation expenses,… Read More

Read more: Medical Malpractice Law Amended by Florida Supreme Court
Avvo 5-Star Client Rating
Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association
Firm Partners have AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell
Board Certification from The Florida Bar
Members of the American College of Coverage Counsel
Featured in Tampa Magazine's Top Lawyers in 2023
Best Law Firms 2024 Award from Best Lawyers
Florida Legal Elite award
Florida Legal Elite Hall of Fame
National Trial Lawyers Top 100 award
Awarded "The Best Lawyers in America"
Recognized by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel as one of the nations top one percent in 2023.
Members of the American Board of Trial Advocates
Our attorneys are members of the Florida Justice Association