Paxton Lawsuit

At the age of 61, Bill Paxton entered Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles for a surgical procedure intended to replace a heart valve and repair some damage to his heart. But on Saturday, February 25, 2017, it was reported that Paxton died of complications related to the surgery. Now, his family says, the time Read More

The Walking Dead Suit

Earlier this month, we reported that a wrongful death suit was on the horizon for the family of John Bernecker, a stuntman who lost his life on the Atlanta set of The Walking Dead last summer. But now it’s official. Bernecker had been asked to fall backwards over a railing and drop 22 feet onto Read More

What is a No Fault State?

If you’ve been in a car accident, the most important thing to know about Florida law is that Florida is a no-fault car insurance state. That means, if you’ve been injured as a result of that accident, you’ll need to first turn to your own car insurance coverage to get compensation for your injuries and Read More

FPL Power Line Case

At the beginning of January, a family in Southwest Florida found some semblance of justice in a wrongful death case that went back nearly six years. In 2011, Justin Dominguez was climbing a bamboo stalk when he was electrocuted from power lines that were touching the stalk. Dominguez died several weeks later, having suffered catastrophic Read More

Do I Need a Lawyer Who Handles Auto Accident Cases?

Car accidents are complicated. And messy. And sometimes end in horrible outcomes. And while the majority of crashes are often little more than fender benders and parking lot bumps, the question is whether your situation warrants a discussion with an attorney. The simple answer is almost always yes. Especially when the consultation is free. Depending Read More

The Zombicon Case

Two years ago, the Fort Myers community had been celebrating its 9th Annual Zombicon festival in which residents and locals dress up in their most creepy costumes and roam a section of downtown like a real zombie apocalypse. But near the end of that event, in 2015, someone opened fire, killing one and injuring six Read More

How long do I have to file an Automobile Accident Lawsuit in Florida?

Car accidents weigh heavy on all parties involved. Whether you caused it, were hurt by it, or were simply caught in the wrong place at the wrong time, an accident means dealing with any number of decisions that can last for weeks and even months. So what happens when you realize, over time, that the Read More

Nursing Home Losses

Early this week, two more people were identified as fatalities from the Hollywood nursing home that drew headlines after Hurricane Irma. That brings the total loss of life to fourteen. For those who may have missed it, the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills lost power and air conditioning during the storm, but did not make Read More

Publix Lawsuit

Publix is one of the most esteemed businesses in the Southeastern United States, employing 200,000 people between Florida and Virginia, most of whom are vested as part-owners of the company. You would be hard-pressed to visit one of their grocery stores and find a single employee who isn’t both friendly and helpful. They are the Read More

A Venus Follow Up

According to the most recent information available, Venus Williams appears to be in the process of being cleared of any wrongdoing in that June accident that took the life of Jerome Barson, a 78-year-old passenger in the other car. Video from the exit of Ballen Isles community has emerged, showing another car slowing at the Read More