Running a Red Light in Florida
202009.24
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Running a Red Light in Florida

Many people may have been driving and were about to drive through an intersection when they suddenly find themselves embroiled in a seemingly no-win situation.  A traffic light that was green is suddenly turning from yellow into red, but a quick check into the rear-view mirror shows that the car behind them clearly was not…

Negligence: How do Juries Apportion Fault?
202008.14
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Negligence: How do Juries Apportion Fault?

An often-misunderstood concept in Florida personal injury law is what occurs when both parties to a motor vehicle accident or other scenario in which someone suffered personal injuries are guilty of negligence but to different degrees.  For example, assume that another driver rear ends you as you slowed down to make a turn. However, you…

Florida Motorcycle Accidents: Am I Penalized for Vehicle Selection?
202006.26
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Florida Motorcycle Accidents: Am I Penalized for Vehicle Selection?

Motorcycles are a very common mode of transportation in Florida.  Some people use them as their everyday form of transportation, whereas others utilize them recreationally to ride with friends or other motorcycle enthusiasts on the weekend.  Unfortunately, motorcyclists are often involved in accidents because many motorists in cars or trucks do not properly check their…

When the Defense Blames the Victim
202005.20
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When the Defense Blames the Victim

Imagine you are a pedestrian crossing a busy intersection against the light because you are in a hurry and have somewhere to be.  Despite the fact that you looked both ways before crossing, a car comes speeding out of nowhere and hits you, causing you serious injuries.  Your attorney contacts the other driver’s insurer and…