Florida PIP Insurance: Will the Legislature Finally Act?
201902.09
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Florida PIP Insurance: Will the Legislature Finally Act?

Florida’s 2019 legislative session officially starts on March 3rd, and legislative committees are already meeting to discuss what the 2019 Legislature’s priorities will be. One of the items expected to be high on the agenda, for the third year in a row, is automobile liability insurance reform. According to a report from the Daytona Beach…

Is Florida a No-Fault Insurance State?
201812.27
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Is Florida a No-Fault Insurance State?

This is a very common question that we receive from many clients and potential clients who do not understand how the motor vehicle liability insurance scheme in Florida works.  This is not surprising, as the system is quite complicated.  One of the most misunderstood aspects of personal injury law in Florida is the limited no-fault…

Florida’s Legislature Considers the Most Dramatic Changes to the  State’s Automobile Liability Insurance Laws in More Than 40 Years
201704.11
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Florida’s Legislature Considers the Most Dramatic Changes to the State’s Automobile Liability Insurance Laws in More Than 40 Years

Florida’s Legislature is currently considering the first major changes to the state’s motor vehicle insurance scheme in more than 40 years. These changes could have a significant impact upon personal injury cases related to motor vehicle accidents. The changes follow in the wake of reform efforts made in 2012 by Florida Governor Rick Scott and…

Florida Drivers Continue to Experience Hikes in Auto Insurance Rates
201703.02
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Florida Drivers Continue to Experience Hikes in Auto Insurance Rates

Automobile liability insurance rates in Florida continue to climb, having risen more than 25 percent since the beginning of 2015. Florida drivers pay some of the highest automobile liability insurance rates in the United States, ranking among the five most expensive states to insure an automobile. This affects all drivers because every Florida motorist is…