Recent Articles (page 67)
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
Family of Crushed Tampa Girl Files Wrongful Death Suit
A Tampa family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against their apartment complex’s owners after a gate fell and crushed their daughter’s head, the Tampa Bay...
- Oct 12, 2012
Romney's Stance on Deregulation Pushes Away Consumer Protection Lawyers
Mitt Romney has recently come under fire from Florida trial lawyers over the lack of regulations he intends to implement if elected. Governor Romney plans...
- Sep 21, 2012
Falcons Michael Turner Arrested for DUI
Atlanta Falcons running back, Michael Turner, was arrested for driving while intoxicated and speeding in the early hours of Tuesday morning, according to National Football...
- Sep 21, 2012
Drunken Hit-And-Run Accident Leaves Bicyclist Seriously Injured
Ann Arbor resident 44-year-old Kimberly Vernell Morse, plead guilty to driving while intoxicated causing serious injury, according to Ann Arbor. She also pleaded no contest...
- Sep 14, 2012