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What Family Members Are Covered under the FMLA?
Although many employees have heard of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), some may not understand the specific rights provided by this important federal...
- Apr 27, 2013
WARN Act Suit Filed Following Universal Health Care Layoffs
The attorneys at Morgan & Morgan have filed a putative class action lawsuit alleging that American Managed Care, LLC violated the WARN Act. The WARN...
- Apr 8, 2013
Johnson and Johnson Owes $11.1 Million in Vaginal Mesh Case
A New Jersey jury made a big statement to healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson, returning a verdict for $3.35 million in compensatory and $7.8 million...
- Mar 6, 2013
Morgan & Morgan Wins $47M for Motorcyclist Severely Injured in Car Accident
You put a lot of trust in other people when you drive your car or ride your motorcycle. You trust that when you’re riding in...
- Feb 11, 2013
Independent Medical Exams: What You Should Know
When applying for workers’ compensation in Florida, an employer’s insurance carrier will ask an injured worker to submit to an “independent” medical examination (IME) by...
- Feb 7, 2013
John Morgan Listed as 5th Most Powerful Person in Central Florida
John Morgan, founder of the personal injury law firm, Morgan & Morgan, was recently named 5th on the Orlando Sentinel’s list of the “Top 25...
- Jan 11, 2013
Casey Anthony Appeals Lying Convictions, Outcome May Affect Defamation Suit
On Jan. 8, 2013, lawyers for Casey Anthony argued to a Florida appellate court that Anthony’s four convictions for lying to authorities should be overturned....
- Jan 9, 2013
NTSB Releases Report on February Brevard Plane Crash
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its findings after investigating a crash that occurred at the Melbourne International Airport in February. According to...
- Jan 4, 2013
What Duties Do Florida Landowners Have?
Although many people are not aware, Florida landowners have different duties to those entering their property, depending on the individual present. Although there is a...
- Dec 21, 2012
When Can Plaintiffs Recover for Emotional Damages
Medical bills for physical injuries, lost wages, and economic damages are all examples of damages recoverable that are tangible and easy to quantify. But what...
- Nov 30, 2012
New Florida PIP Law: How It Affects Injured Motorists' Rights
The Florida legislature’s changes in Personal Injury Protection (PIP) law due to take effect on January 1, 2013 were passed under the guise of preventing...
- Nov 21, 2012
Study: Children with Chronic Conditions Experience More Medical Errors
Researchers have determined hospitalized children with chronic medical conditions are more likely to be affected by medical errors than hospitalized children without a preexisting chronic...
- Nov 16, 2012
AP: Mass. Pharmacy Issues Date Back to 2006
The Massachusetts pharmacy at the center of the meningitis outbreak has been plagued by numerous issues dating back to 2006, according to USNews.com’s HealthDay reporters....
- Oct 28, 2012
Jury Orders Former Doctor to Pay $6 Million in Malpractice Suit
A medical malpractice ruling has ordered a former Fayetteville, NC, doctor to pay over $6 million in damages, the Fayetteville Observer reports. A lawsuit was...
- Oct 19, 2012
Multiple Deaths Reported in Nationwide Meningitis Outbreak
The death toll continues rise from an outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to contaminated steroid injections, CNN reports. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has...
- Oct 12, 2012