16 July 2019
Florida is known for having some of the toughest criminal laws in the country. But in late June 2019, some of Florida's most draconian criminal laws were amended when the Sunshine State's governor signed House Bill 7125 into law. Learn more about some of the reforms contained within the bill and what they can mean for criminal defendants and those spending time in prison. What Changes are Coming to Florida's Criminal Laws?
11 June 2019
When you pay for long-term disability insurance you expect to be able to use it when necessary. It's hard to make ends meet when you're unable to work due to a serious injury that could take you out of commission for several weeks or even months. Using your long-term disability could really be a lifesaver during times like this and if your claim is denied the blow can be devastating. The best thing for you to do is remain calm and know that you have options.
14 May 2019
It's easy to believe the wrong information when it comes to car accidents. Most accident victims are already vulnerable and ready to get their lives back to normal again by the time the insurance adjuster calls. Being out of work and getting behind on bills can only increase the sense of anxiety and the need to settle the case. Unfortunately, actions based on misinformation can really harm your chances for getting the settlement you deserve.
8 April 2019
Every single year, there are millions of individuals who lose their lives in car collisions. More often than not, these collisions are 100 percent preventable. With that being said, the first step in preventing these crashes and lowering the number of fatalities is for everyone to be more aware of some of the most common causes of these auto accident-related deaths. Keep reading to learn about three of the most common causes of car crashes in America.
27 February 2019
When you receive a notice in the mail that you're required to serve jury duty, you're one step closer to sitting on a jury — but you still have a long way to go before you're approved to do so. First, you'll go through a lengthy jury selection process, in which both the prosecution and the defense will ask you questions to better assess whether you'll be able to fulfill this role impartially and professionally.
23 January 2019
Divorce is difficult. Nobody can deny that divorce takes a heavy toll on those involved. Today's technology enables us to see so much more about the lives of those around us, including ex-spouses. This can be a curse for those who keep an active online presence, especially in the midst of divorce proceedings. One factor you may not have considered in your divorce is the role of social media. Every picture or post somebody puts on their profile can shed light on their living situation and state of mind.
12 December 2018
It's common for judges to order people convicted of DUIs to complete several hours of community service. Although this can help a person escape jail time, sometimes it may be difficult for an individual to complete the required volunteer work due to lifestyle conflicts or a lack of opportunities. If you're having a hard time getting your service hours in, here are a couple of things you can do to resolve the issue.